This document describes the Blackhawk Technical College, Wisconsin, drug abuse program provided primarily by an intervention specialist and available to students and employees. Section I outlines the program model (resources, program of services, immediate results and outcomes) in a chart form. Section II describes the services provided by an intervention specialist, individuals eligible for special services, the referral process (self-referral or staff referral of students), the function of the intervention specialist (assessment, motivational counseling, client care, support services), and confidentiality (exceptions to professional confidentiality exist only when a client poses a danger to themselves or others or when a client reveals the infliction of abuse on a child). Section III describes the administrative functions of the intervention specialist: documentation and policies regarding that documentation, office location, qualifications for the intervention specialist, and fees. Section IV covers the education and training available to students, faculty and staff. Section V states the policy of annual evaluation for the alcohol and other drug abuse program and for the intervention specialist. (JB)
This report is part of a collection of programs, policies and curricula developed by members of the Network of Colleges and Universities Committed to the Elimination of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, a coalition of institutions sponsored by the Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement in response to the 1989 Drug Free Schools and Communities Act. For related documents, see HE 024 527-551 and ED 313 654.
Blackhawk Technical College WI; Network for Drug Free Colleges