Assessment and Diagnosis

Write a 750-1,000-word paper that addresses the following: A definition of screening, assessment, and treatment plan What is the assessment process for identifying addictive   disorders? What considerations must be made for choosing an     appropriate assessment tool? A general overview of the     substance use disorder criteria according to the DSM. A discussion about the potential problems that can arise when a     counselor relies solely on the diagnostic criteria listed in the     DSM for treatment planning. Include at least two     examples of commonly used substance use disorder assessment   tools. Discuss the need for crisis management when working     with a client. Include a minimum of two scholarly sources     in addition to the textbook.

When writing the paper, consider using the following level-one APA   headings to help organize the content: Definitions Assessment Process Considerations General Overview of Criteria Potential Problems Examples Crisis   Management

Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA   Style Guide,