Write an outline of a care plan for the following scenarios:
J.D. is a single 25 year old unemployed man with a 2 year history of injecting heroin
use. Despite receiving methadone, he still continues to use illicit heroin. Attempts at
outpatient detoxification has been unsuccessful. The client has a stable relationship
and has , in the past, managed to hold down a number of jobs. He has a promise of
full-time employment on becoming drug free. He appears well motivated towards
detoxification but was not prepared to consider any time beyond this.
A woman, aged 28 years of age, was prescribed Temazepam and Dihydrocodeine as
a result of a car accident. She has attended the A & E Department on a number of
occasions looking intoxicated. There seems to be an increasing incidence of
prescriptions which have been lost or mislaid. Increasingly there has been a series of
crises where the client has presented looking for additional prescriptions.