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ALCDA 238
Chemically Dependent Client


Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 30

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:30


Description
Acquaints the student with the main components of managing the chemically dependent client. The course will focus on the overview of case management, rules and regulations, treatment, record keeping, assessments, treatment planning, conferences and consultation, discharge planning, and latest trends in this growing field.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Discuss the rationale for structured treatment processes across a variety of treatment modalities.
  • Understand federal confidentiality laws, ethical standards, RCW's, WAC's, Joint Committee, and Agency policies and procedures
  • Review treatment flow and the role of the case manager in recovery plans.
  • Discuss the purpose of record keeping and demonstrate familiarity with DASA approved forms and problem oriented recording.
  • Discuss use of a variety of assessment instruments and techniques currently in use.
  • Demonstrate working up a diagnostic summary, treatment plan, and plan review.
  • Explain the role of conferences and consultation with employers, schools, probation officers, or CPS workers.
  • Demonstrate writing treatment summaries and discharge plans.

  • Course Topics
  • Case Management
  • Rules and Regulations
  • Treatment
  • Record Keeping
  • Assessments
  • Treatment Planning
  • Conferences and Consultation
  • Discharge Planning
  • Latest Trends

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    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
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    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.