Referral is received from client or referrer Contact is made with individual and the process is explained in detail Three way meeting – counsellor, client and support person is arranged Assessment is undertaken Referral is made to CAD Nurse/G.P and outreach worker to support motivation and reduction of use GP & nurse interventions underpinned by clinical protocols.
Community Alcohol Detox.
A range of supports are offered throughout this journey tailored to each individuals needs utilising a Community Re-enforcement Approach:
The Turas Community Alcohol Detoxification Project was established in 2011 under the National Drug Rehabilitation Implementation Committee.
Many of the interventions target key areas in the clients lives and work collaboratively to improve them.
The service supports individuals with an alcohol dependency problem to detoxify from alcohol using a model that incorporates a medical and psychosocial approach:
The Community Alcohol Detox Programme aims to overcome barriers people encounter in accessing detoxification by offering a community based service.