Substance Abuse Scenario Reflection Questions

Action Plan:

Create an action plan to help the person suffering from a substance abuse problem.  Use resources provided in the community, and provide detailed steps of help available.  Explain why the action plan is appropriate for the situation in your scenario.  Discuss outcomes likely if action plan is followed and outcomes possible if plan is ineffective. 


Personal Reflection: (to be completed individually)

  1. Recall a situation that you have personally encountered dealing with substance abuse.  Describe briefly below.
  2. What observations and/or feelings did you have in this experience?
  3. How much were you able to influence the situation?  Was it a good or bad influence?  Why?
  4. Are there things you would change about the experience?  Be specific.  How would the changes affect the outcome?