The impact of the character’s substance abuse on the family
Assignment 3: Diagnosis and Treatment Plan Due 2/17
This assignment provides you an opportunity to develop a diagnosis and treatment plan. Select a television episode or movie with a primary theme pertaining to substance abuse or dependence. Prepare a three- to five-page diagnosis and treatment plan for the substance user portrayed in the television episode or movie. Your plan should include:
- A diagnosis based on the current DSM.
- The impact of the character’s substance abuse on the family.
- A proposed treatment approach for the character.
- What you learned from this process.
Prepare your paper in Microsoft Word document format. Name your file M5_A3_LastName_Diagnosisplan.doc, and submit it to the Submissions Area by the due date assigned.
All written assignments and responses should follow APA rules for attributing sources.
|Assignment 3 Grading Criteria||Maximum Points|
|Created a diagnosis and treatment plan including the following: A diagnosis based on the current DSM.The impact of the character’s substance abuse on the family.A proposed treatment approach for the character.What you learned from this process.||32|
|Wrote in a clear, concise, and organized manner; demonstrated ethical scholarship in accurate representation and attribution of sources, displayed accurate spelling, grammar, and punctuation.||4|