Family Background And History That May Affect Planning And Service Provision For This Family

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FAMILY UPDATE

Family Background
Describe relevant family background and history that may affect planning and service provision for this family.

Ms. Goodall was adoptive as a child. She reports that she knows some of her family on her biological side of the family, but not communicates with them on regular bases. However, Ms. Goodall seems to not get along with her adoptive parents. She still resides in the home even though there is an order protection against her adoptive father, Mr. Goodall.

Ms. Goodall is currently engaged as a home health aide and also receives some financial support from her boyfriend, Mr. Ruby.

Case Update
Summarize the key family events, services, and casework activities since the last Family Assessment and Service Plan. Include legal activities, if any.

Reason for Referral/ Presenting Problem/ Mandated Services
Ms. Goodall walked into HDWC on 02/11/2015 for assistance. She was referred by ACS Community Representative. She requested for assistance to address her concerns of childcare for Myan, housing, early intervention, and mental health services to address her bi-polar and depression to address problems within her family. Ms. Goodall admits to discontinuing mental health services, including her prior prescribed medication. In addition, engaging in substance abuse while pregnant with Myan.

Living Environment

Ms. Goodall living situation is not stable. She at first did not have any place to stay for herself and her daughter, Myan.…

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