Hypothetical Working Agreement

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Hypothetical Working Agreement
Professor Stephanie Chupein
Communication Skills for the Human Services Professionals
Michael Street
August 1, 2011

Freydia A. Smith is a 27 year old divorced mother who has been addicted to crack cocaine for the last four years. Freydia has two minor children ages nine and seven that were removed from her custody by the State Child Protective Services for her substance abuse and addiction. Freydia’s children were place with her mother for care and will stay there until Child Protection Services finds Freydia capable of properly caring for her minor children. Freydia came to this agency seeking help for her substance abuse and addiction. Freydia was placed into a drug rehabilitation program in Desert Hot Springs, California to help her overcome her substance abuse and addiction. Freydia has taken the first step in attaining her children from Child Protective Services.

Assessment 1. Clients name, address, and telephone number: - Freydia Ann Smith - 9625 San Simeon Dr. Desert Hot Springs, Ca. 92240 - (760) 819-2349

2. Gender, race, age, religion, relationship status, support, education, and training: - Female - Caucasian - 27 years old - Southern Baptist - Divorced for five years - Child support, living with her sister Lisa - High school graduate with some college - No formal training, unemployed

3. Significant others: - Mother, Linda Street - Father, Norton Street - Sister, Lisa Lawrence - Son, Scott Smith - Daughter, Jessica Smith

4. Presenting problems: - Substance abuse and addiction - Children removed from her custody - Unemployed

5. Strengths: - Willing to make life style changes - Wants help for substance abuse and addiction - Very…...

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