Addiction Counseling

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12 Core Functions and 46 Global Criteria

Screening

The process by which the client is determined appropriate and eligible for admission to a particular program.

Intake

The administrative and initial assessment procedures for admission to a program.

Orientation

Describing to the client general nature and goals of the program, rules governing client conduct and infractions that can be lead to a disciplinary action or discharge, the hours which services are available, treatment costs, and client rights.

Assessment

Those procedures by which a counselor/program identifies and evaluates an individuals strengths, weaknesses, problems, and needs for development of treatment plan.

Treatment Planning

Process by which the counselor and the client identify and rank problems needing resolution; establish agreed upon immediate and long term goals and decide on a treatment process and the resource to be utilized.

Counseling

The utilization of special skills to assist individuals, families, or groups in achieving objectives through exploration of a problem and its ramifications; examination of attitudes and feelings; consideration of alternative solutions; and decision making.

Case Management

Activities which bring services, agencies, resources, or people together within a planned framework of action toward the achievement of established goals.

Crisis Intervention

Those services which respond to alcohol and/or other drugs abuser's needs during acute emotional and/or physical distress.

Client Education

Provision of information to individuals and groups concerning alcohol and other drug abuse and the available services and resources.

Referral

Identifying needs of the client that cannot be met by the counselor or agency and helping the client utilize the support systems and community resources available.

Report and Record Keeping

Charting the results of the assessment and treatment plan, writing reports, progress notes, discharge summaries, and other client-related data.

Consultation

Relating with our own and other professionals to assure comprehensive quality care for the client.

Core Function Screening

Evaluate psychological, social, and physiological signs and symptoms of alcohol and drug use and abuse.

Core Function Screening

Determine the client's appropriateness for admission or referral.

Core Function Screening

Identify any coexisting conditions that indicate need for additional professional assessment services.

Core Function Screening

Adhere to applicable laws, regulations and agency policies governing alcohol and other drug abuse services.

Core Function Intake

Complete required documents for admission to a program.

Core Function Intake

Complete required documents for eligibility and appropriateness.

Core Function Intake

Obtain appropriate signed consents when soliciting from or providing info to outside sources to protect confidentiality and rights.

Core Function Orientation

Provide overview to the client by describing program goals and objectives for client care.

Core Function Orientation

Provide overview to client by describing program rules and client obligations and rights.

Core Function Orientation

Provide an overview to client of program operations.

Core Function Assessment

Gather relevant history from client including by not limited to alcohol and drug abuse using appropriate interview techniques.

Core Function Assessment

Identify methods and procedures for obtaining corroborative info from significant secondary sources regarding clients alcohol and drug abuse and psycho-social history.

Core Function Assessment

Identify appropriate assessment tools.

Core Function Assessment

Explain to the client the rationale for the use of assessment techniques in order to facilitate understanding.

Core Function Assessment

Develop a diagnostic evaluation of the client's substance abuse and any coexisting conditions based on the results of all assessments in order to provide an integrated approach to treatment planning based on the clients strengths, weaknesses, and identified problems and needs.

Core Function Treatment Planning

Explain assessment results to client in an understandable manner.

Core Function Treatment Planning

Identify and rank problems based on individual client needs in the written treatment plan.

Core Function Treatment Planning

Formulate agreed upon immediate and long term goals using behavioral terms in the written treatment plan.

Core Function Treatment Planning

Identify treatment methods and resources to be utilized as appropriate for the individual client.

Core Function Counseling

Select the counseling theories that applies.

Core Function Counseling

Apply techniques to assist the client, group, and/or family in exploring problems and ramification.

Core Function Counseling

Apply techniques to assist the client, group, and/or family in examining the clients behavior, attitudes, and/or feelings if appropriate in the treatment setting.

Core Function Counseling

Individualize counseling in accordance with cultural, gender, and lifestyle differences.

Core Function Counseling

Interact with the client in an appropriate therapeutic manner.

Core Function Counseling

Elicit solutions and decisions form the client.

Core Function Counseling

Implement the treatment plan.

Core Function Case Management

Coordinate services for client care.

Core Function Case Management

Explain the rationale of case management activities to the client.

Core Function Crisis Intervention

Recognize the elements of the client crisis.

Core Function Crisis Intervention

Implement an immediate course of action appropriate to the crisis.

Core Function Crisis Intervention

Enhance overall treatment by utilizing crisis events.

Core Function Client Education

Present relevant alcohol and other drug use/abuse information to the client through formal and/or informal processes.

Core Function Client Education

Present information about available alcohol and other drug services and resources.

Core Function Referral

Identify needs and/or problems that the agency and/or counselor cannot meet.

Core Function Referral

Explain the rationale for the referral to the client.

Core Function Referral

Match client needs and/or problems to appropriate resources.

Core Function Referral

Adhere to applicable laws, regulations, and agency policies governing procedures related to the protection of the clients confidentiality.

Core Function Referral

Assist the client in utilizing the support systems and community resources available.

Core Function Report and Record Keeping

Prepare reports and relevant records integrating available information to facilitate continuum of care.

Core Function Report and Record Keeping

Chart pertinent ongoing information pertaining to the client.

Core Function Report and Record Keeping

Utilize relevant information from written documents for client care.

Core Function Consultation

Recognize issues that are beyond the counselor's base of knowledge and/or skill.

Core Function Consultation

Consult with appropriate resources to ensure the provision of effective treatment services.

Core Function Consultation

Adhere to applicable laws, regulations, and agency policies governing the disclosure of client identifying data.

Core Function Consultation

Explain the rationale for the consultation to the client, if appropriate.

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