Mental Health Self And Others

Read the Criterion Reference Assessment guide for this task. This

will help you to understand what is required of you and how this

assignment will be graded.

• Refer to the 5Rs Reflection framework below to understand how

to frame your process of reflection

• Write a body for your essay (1000 words =/- 10%)

The body of your essay should include

• Reporting – what is the situation in the article about? What are the key


• Responding – how your beliefs, attitudes and opinions about mental

health and illness have formed.

• Relating – factors to consider include: your knowledge base

(including how the media contributes to your understanding); your

culture (age, gender, gender identity, ethnicity, class, and

ability/disability), social context.

• Reasoning – reflection on how the key issues presented align with

your existing knowledge, opinions and thinking about mental health

and illness.