Explain the diagnosis by matching the symptoms identified in the case to the specific criteria for the diagnosis

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Explain the diagnosis by matching the symptoms identified in the case to the specific criteria for the diagnosis

Identify the first area of focus you would address as client’s social worker and explain your specific treatment recommendations. Support your recommendations with research.

 

Trauma and Comorbidity

Description

In this assignment complete the following:

*Provide the full DSM-5 diagnosis for the client. Remember a full diagnosis should include the name of the disorder ICD-10-CM code specifiers severity and the Z codes (other conditions that may be a focus of clinical attention). Keep in mind a diagnosis covers the most recent 12 months.

*Explain the diagnosis by matching the symptoms identified in the case to the specific criteria for the diagnosis.

*Identify the first area of focus you would address as client’s social worker and explain your specific treatment recommendations. Support your recommendations with research.

*Explain how you would manage client’s diverse needs including his co-occurring disorders.

*Describe a treatment plan for client including how you would evaluation his treatment.