Comprehensive Clinical Assessments (CCA)
A Comprehensive Clinical Assessment is a biopsychosocial intensive clinical and functional face-to-face evaluation of a client’s presenting mental health, developmental disability, and substance use disorder that results in the issuance of a written report that provides the clinical basis for the development of the beneficiary’s treatment or service plan. The CCA examines a client’s need for behavioral health services, physical health, housing, education and or vocational needs, barriers and general support needs to enhance symptom reduction, recovery and the ability for one to live as independently as possible. In this two hour live webinar it will Identify when and how a comprehensive clinical assessment should be completed and discuss the required information to be included in a comprehensive clinical assessment including presenting problems, source of distress, precipitating events, associated problems or symptoms, chronological general/medical health history, treatment and treatment response. The CCA provides an Analysis and Interpretation including diagnostic criteria, case formulation and treatment recommendation.
- Discuss the purpose and necessity for completing a Comprehensive Clinical Assessment.
- Identify elements required to be collected during the Comprehensive Clinical Assessment.
- Explain the reasoning of an assessment interpretation or diagnostic formulation.
- Describe when a Comprehensive Clinical Assessment should be completed and by whom.
Target Audience: Psychologists, Social Workers, Addiction Counselors, Licensed Professional Counselors, & LMFT
Content level: Beginner to intermediate
2 CE hour credits approved by ASWB, NAADAC, & NBCC
- Lectures 3
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 2 hours
- Skill level Beginner to intermediate
- Language English
- Students 101
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Yes