Conduct an initial assessment on one of the following clients as though you were seeing them at your clinical site, including taking history, conducting a mental status exam, and assessing attachment and cultural beliefs. Starting next week, you will complete similar clinical write ups on clients you see in your practicum setting. Of course, your write ups will be more thorough for those clients. See Clinical Write Ups Overview for details.
- (Alcohol addiction) P. J., a 34-year-old, comes in for therapy. Patient states that she has been drinking a fifth of vodka and club soda every day for the past three months, following a horrible divorce. Patient is seeking therapy because she recently was pulled over while drinking. Patient states that she has been using alcohol to cope. Patient states that she drank socially prior to the divorce, but it was never a problem. No other history of mental illness or substance abuse.
HELLO, WRITER ATTACHED YOU WILL FIND A CLINICAL CASE SAMPLE PROVIDED BY THE SCHOOL SO YOU CAN GUIDE YOURSELF. ALSO, I WILL ATTACH THE WORD DOCUMENT SO YOU CAN FILL THE DOCUMENT WITH THE INFORMATION PRESENTED IN THE CASE SCENARIO.