PCN-435 Week 1 Models of Addictions Counseling Paper

PCN-435 Week 1 Models of Addictions Counseling Paper

PCN-435 Week 1 Models of Addictions Counseling Paper

Write a paper of 750-1,000-words in which you select and discuss one out of the four following topics:

Delineate and explain the models of addictions counseling. Identify the model that you feel you are most likely to utilize in practice, and provide a reason for why you are inclined to follow it. Additionally, describe how you can learn to implement other models of addiction.
Select two of the models outlined in the textbook and explain how each one discusses initial use, transition from use to abuse, and relapse versus abstinence.
Explain how the use of an integrated/multicausal model helps the client and counselor with assessment, diagnosis, and treatment techniques to decrease drug use.
Discuss Jellineck’s disease model as an asset or deficit (for alcohol problems) and provide evidence for your position.
Include at least three scholarly references in addition to the textbook in your paper.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.

You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.
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