Essay on Antwon Fisher
Loyola University Chicago Advanced Assessment
By: Ashley Soehn
ADVANCED ASSESSMENT 2
This paper is an advanced assessment of Antwone Fisher as he is portrayed in the film
Antwone Fisher. This will be a hypothetical advanced …show more content…
then demoted and sentenced to restriction to ship and was ordered to seek psychiatric
treatment. During treatment he has a hard time opening up and feels that everyone
ADVANCED ASSESSMENT 5
Client System Strengths
Although Antwone has an extremely difficult past and has acquired negative traits
because of this past, he also has numerous strengths. Given his past Antwone has
an abundance of strength and ability to deal with and overcome many negative
situations in his life. While he has acquired a temper, he has not been in any serious
trouble with law, does not have any known alcohol or drug dependencies and has not
tried to harm himself in any way. He was also able to make it through and join the U.S.
Navy with the hope of bettering his life.
Even though it took a while for him to reveal anything about his past to Dr.
Davenport he was eventually able to reveal important aspects about his past including
revealing that he was sexually abused by Nadine Tate. Antwone also maintains
probably his first romantic relationship with a fellow sailor by the name of Cheryl. He
is also eventually able to open up to her revealing that he is seeing a therapist. This is
huge progress from someone who has been through so much hate, abuse and