Pros and cons
read the weekly material listed on the Module’s Lesson page, review the following vignette and discuss 3 different intervention options that could help the client. List a pro and con for each strategy. For this discussion, you will need to post your initial thread before you will be able to see the posts of other students. This discussion is worth 5 points. Support your post by citing one reference (other than the text) in the discussion.
- This client is a 59 year old male offender with early dementia, who became an opiate addict after using pain medication for severe back and neck pain injuries. Six months ago, he lost his wife of 32 years. Recently, he argued with several family members about where he would now stay. The argument escalated into him assaulting one of the family members.