Addiction: Purpose, Defined, and Approaches

Why is it important to treat addiction? It is important to treat addiction, whether drugs, alcohol or other additions such as eating disorders. Addiction shouldn’t address the mere use of or abuse of the subject at hand but rather the whole person. When treating substance abuse we want to look at the client’s history, environmentalContinue reading “Addiction: Purpose, Defined, and Approaches”

Clinical Assessment in Mental Health Settings

The Purpose and Importance of Clinical Assessment in Mental Health Settings There are numerous forms of assessments that are engaging with purpose, importance, effectiveness in clinical settings. Clinical assessments provide a medical professional with reason, emotions, and insight into a client’s thinking process. An assessment will provide a given look at the overall mental capacityContinue reading “Clinical Assessment in Mental Health Settings”