HS 266 : Case Management for the Chemically Dependent Client

Transcript title

Case Mgt Chem Depend Client



Grading mode

Standard letter grades

Total contact hours


Lecture hours


Recommended preparation

WR 121Z.

Course Description

Explores ASAM Criteria (ASAM: Treatment Criteria for Addictive, Substance-Related, and Co-Occurring Conditions). Develops skills associated with effective case management in an addictions treatment /social services setting. Practices professional writing and case documentation skills.

Course learning outcomes

1. Describe assessment dimensions of the ASAM Criteria.
2. Demonstrate client record documentation.
3. Describe ethical, legal and culturally relevant issues for appropriate decision making and working in scope of case management practice.
4. Demonstrate the process of biopsychosocial assessment.

Content outline

  • Treatment Criteria for Addictive, Substance-Related and Co-occurring Conditions
  • Levels of Care
  • Community Resources
  • Multi-dimensional Assessment
  • Service Planning and Placement
  • Withdrawal and Intoxication Management
  • Issues related to diversity in case management
  • Charting

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