|NAME||VA-SUBSTANCE ABUSE FOLLOW-UP|
|PRINT NAME||Substance Abuse Follow-up|
The patient and family will explain how participation in a support program may prevent relapse.
1. Discuss the philosophy of AA, ALANON, and related groups. 2. Review the nature of chemical dependency as a primary, chronic, and arrestable disease. 3. Review the treatment and support options available to the patient and family.