Intake Assessment Essay 4

Question Description

http://adai.washington.edu/instruments/pdf/Clinica…

http://www.cbhallc.com/Documents/4a-DETOX%20Guidel…

To complete this assignment, access the links above regarding alcohol withdrawal treatments and the CIWA. Read the case study of “Mark,” which also includes Mark’s CIWA at the bottom of the case study

Write a 750-1,000-word essay response to the following questions:

  1. What are the significant diagnostic markers (“red flags”) that indicate acute alcohol withdrawal syndrome for Mark?
  2. What is the most appropriate/safest course of action for Mark? Support your response.
  3. Assess the appropriate DSM diagnoses for Mark.

Include at least three to five scholarly references in your paper.

Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

1
Unsatisfactory
0.00%

2
Less than Satisfactory
74.00%

3
Satisfactory
79.00%

4
Good
87.00%

5
Excellent
100.00%

70.0 %Content

25.0 %Includes a discussion about the significant diagnostic markers (‘red flags’) that indicate acute alcohol withdrawal syndrome for Mark

The paper did not include a discussion about the significant diagnostic markers (‘red flags’) that indicate acute alcohol withdrawal syndrome for Mark, or is not discernible to the reader.

The discussion about the significant diagnostic markers (‘red flags’) that indicate acute alcohol withdrawal syndrome for Mark is incomplete or contains some flaws, though the content provided is generally accurate.

The discussion about the significant diagnostic markers (‘red flags’) that indicate acute alcohol withdrawal syndrome for Mark is complete and accurate.

The discussion about the significant diagnostic markers (‘red flags’) that indicate acute alcohol withdrawal syndrome for Mark is thorough and well-reasoned.

The discussion about the significant diagnostic markers (‘red flags’) that indicate acute alcohol withdrawal syndrome for Mark is complete, accurate, well-reasoned, and fully supported. Student illustrates an advanced understanding.

25.0 %Includes the most appropriate/safest course of action for Mark

The paper did not include the most appropriate/safest course of action for Mark, or the information provided is not discernible to the reader.

The discussion about the most appropriate/safest course of action for mark is incomplete or contains some flaws, though the content provided is generally accurate.

The discussion about the most appropriate/safest course of action for mark is complete and accurate.

The discussion about the most appropriate/safest course of action for Mark is thorough and well-reasoned.

The discussion about the most appropriate/safest course of action for Mark is complete, accurate, well-reasoned, and fully supported. Student illustrates an advanced understanding.

20.0 %Includes an assessment of the appropriate DSM diagnosis for Mark

The paper did not include an assessment of the appropriate DSM diagnosis for Mark, or the information provided is not discernible to the reader.

The discussion about the assessment of the appropriate DSM diagnosis for Mark is incomplete or contains some flaws, though the content provided is generally accurate.

The discussion about the assessment of the appropriate DSM diagnosis is complete and accurate.

The discussion about the assessment of the appropriate DSM diagnosis is thorough and well-reasoned.

The discussion about the assessment of the appropriate DSM diagnosis is complete, accurate, well-reasoned, and fully supported. Student illustrates an advanced understanding.

20.0 %Organization and Effectiveness

7.0 %Thesis Development and Purpose

Paper lacks any discernible overall purpose or organizing claim.

Thesis and/or main claim are insufficiently developed and/or vague; purpose is not clear.

Thesis and/or main claim are apparent and appropriate to purpose.

Thesis and/or main claim are clear and forecast the development of the paper. It is descriptive and reflective of the arguments and appropriate to the purpose.

Thesis and/or main claim are comprehensive. The essence of the paper is contained within the thesis. Thesis statement makes the purpose of the paper clear.

20.0 %Organization and Effectiveness

8.0 %Argument Logic and Construction

Statement of purpose is not justified by the conclusion. The conclusion does not support the claim made. Argument is incoherent and uses noncredible sources.

Sufficient justification of claims is lacking. Argument lacks consistent unity. There are obvious flaws in the logic. Some sources have questionable credibility.

Argument is orderly, but may have a few inconsistencies. The argument presents minimal justification of claims. Argument logically, but not thoroughly, supports the purpose. Sources used are credible. Introduction and conclusion bracket the thesis.

Argument shows logical progressions. Techniques of argumentation are evident. There is a smooth progression of claims from introduction to conclusion. Most sources are authoritative.

Clear and convincing argument that presents a persuasive claim in a distinctive and compelling manner. All sources are authoritative.

20.0 %Organization and Effectiveness

5.0 %Mechanics of Writing (includes spelling, punctuation, grammar, language use)

Surface errors are pervasive enough that they impede communication of meaning. Inappropriate word choice and/or sentence construction are used.

Frequent and repetitive mechanical errors distract the reader. Inconsistencies in language choice (register) and/or word choice are present. Sentence structure is correct but not varied.

Some mechanical errors or typos are present, but are not overly distracting to the reader. Correct and varied sentence structure and audience-appropriate language are employed.

Prose is largely free of mechanical errors, although a few may be present. The writer uses a variety of effective sentence structures and figures of speech.

Writer is clearly in command of standard, written, academic English.

10.0 %Format

5.0 %Paper Format (use of appropriate style for the major and assignment)

Template is not used appropriately or documentation format is rarely followed correctly.

Appropriate template is used, but some elements are missing or mistaken. A lack of control with formatting is apparent.

Appropriate template is used. Formatting is correct, although some minor errors may be present.

Appropriate template is fully used. There are virtually no errors in formatting style.

All format elements are correct.

5.0 %Documentation of Sources (citations, footnotes, references, bibliography, etc., as appropriate to assignment and style)

Sources are not documented.

Documentation of sources is inconsistent or incorrect, as appropriate to assignment and style, with numerous formatting errors.

Sources are documented, as appropriate to assignment and style, although some formatting errors may be present.

Sources are documented, as appropriate to assignment and style, and format is mostly correct.

Sources are completely and correctly documented, as appropriate to assignment and style, and format is free of error.

100 %Total Weightage

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