ABOVE AND BEYOND CLINICAL PROTOCOL
A TEAM ADMINISTERED PROCESS OF HOLISTIC  HEALING EVENTS

PRE-ASSESSMENT
Walk in, or referral phone conversation between client and counselor or case manager.

CASE MANAGER
Welcome and present client with a checklist of treatment protocol. Input demographics. Asses medical referral needs (tb test/physical), need for identification, housing (as per housing first model) and present a brief orientation/preview of treatment protocol.

ASSESSMENT
Counselor will administer online Kipu psycho social substance abuse assessment with built in data gathering/quality metrics function.

Our waiting area will offer a drop-in volunteer system (volunteers must be oriented by A&B to not represent any specific sober support means), inspirational speaker tapes will be played and A&B sober support director will be available.

COUNSELOR
If assessed level 1 or 2 appropriate, client will meet with primary counselor to discuss and sign treatment plan. ASAM dimensions will be addressed.

IN PROCESS
Stages of change, age, prior treatment, faith, education specific questions that can help identify effective sober support and treatment options based on evidenced based outcomes.

VESTIBULE
A series of informational/educational videos that will be 5-7 mins long that will help our clients identify for themselves what menu of support can be helpful. We are embodying the premise that our clients are creative, resourceful, whole and are not their circumstances.

They will include, “What is…”                                                  
Group/Ind treatment          Trauma group,                  Mindfulness
REBT group                      Harm reduction                 Family group
12 step meetings              SMART meetings               Volunteering

Welcome Open Art Studio/Orientation/Vestibule
Saturdays will hold the flexibility for clients to systematically attend all these options, checking off their progress on the provided list. Our vision is to include an education piece for kids and make it a fun day!

TRAUMA COUNSELOR
Client will attend a trauma focused group as a continuation of the assessment process.

PRIMARY COUNSELOR
Client will meet for individual session with primary counselor to process trauma group and assess need for ongoing attendance in addition to substance abuse treatment.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE GROUP
Client will be educated on various topics related to ASAM dimensions and stages of change as well as facilitated in emotional processing.

Checklist will include a sign in sheet for our menu of sober support options at A&B’s healing annex.

Groups will be Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. Individual sessions and case management/follow-up will be scheduled for Thursdays and Fridays.

PRIMARY COUNSELOR DISCHARGE
Client will process aftercare plan. Alumni orientation will be scheduled. Phone apps discussed. Follow up appointment will be scheduled. Counselor will assess for WERKforce.

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