Select three (3) clients with mental health issues and co-existing needs in your workplace, and in consultation with your workplace supervisor, complete three (3) client interviews, assessments or referencing meetings.

Topic: Community services

Select three (3) clients with mental health issues and co-existing needs in your workplace, and in consultation with your workplace supervisor, complete three (3) client interviews, assessments or referencing meetings where you:
provide information to the client and /or their family
listen, discuss and analyse any issues
plan and prioritise actions to achieve negotiated goals
provide evidence of a strengths-based approach to assessment
identify duty of care and dignity of risk considerations
provide referral service options or discuss the effectiveness of existing services that the young person is engaged in.

Written report(approximately 250 words)
In consultation with your workplace supervisor, you have selected three (3) clients with mental health issues and co-existing needs in your workplace. After you have conducted an interview, assessment or reference meeting for Client 1, record your findings in a written report below.

You must ensure the following information is included in your report:
what information was provided to the client and /or their family
analysis/overview of issues
planned and prioritised actions to achieve negotiated goals
strategies used to ensure a strength’s based approach to assessment
identification of duty of care and dignity of risk considerations
potential referral service options
effectiveness of current services

 

Select three (3) clients with mental health issues and co-existing needs in your workplace, and in consultation with your workplace supervisor, complete three (3) client interviews, assessments or referencing meetings.