Purpose of Assignment: To differentiate between substance abuse and addiction disorders by demonstrating an understanding of the disease processes and providing an educational tool for client and family.
Select a substance abuse disorder to create a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) to educate a client and/or family member regarding the disorder. You may select from the following:
The goal of the FAQ is to provide answers to frequently asked questions and to help an individual understand the following:
· Describe signs and symptoms (behavioral and physical) of addiction
· Signs and symptoms of the selected substance abuse disorder
· Available treatment/therapy options
· Resources for the client and individual family members
· Interventions/actions to help individual family member with the disorder
· Reference list for any sources used for the creation of the FAQ
The FAQ should be written in such a way that the client and family members can easily understand the provided information. Resources from local community should be provided, research support offered near you.
· Standard American English (correct grammar, punctuation, etc.)
· Logical, original and insightful
· Professional organization, style, and mechanics in APA format
· Submit document through Grammarly to correct errors before submission