American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (5th ed.). American Psychiatric Association Publishing. Review Section III: Cultural Formulation, as needed.
Atkins, C. (2014). Co-occurring disorder: Integrated assessment and treatment of substance use and mental disorders. ProQuest Ebook Central. This text provides an overview of the nature of co-occurring disorders, assessment and diagnosis, and treatment planning. It also instructs on the values and importance of integrated treatment. Focus your reading on Section II, Chapters 9-13, pages 119-210.
Perkinson, R. R., Jongsma, A. E. J., & Bruce, T. J. (2014). The addiction treatment planner: Includes DSM-5 updates. ProQuest Ebook Central. This text provides an overview of the treatment planning process for substance-related and addictive disorders. Focus your reading on reviewing the Sample Treatment Plan, pages 11-15, and Substance Use Disorders, pages 470-484.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (2015, November). Treatment improvement protocol (TIP) series, No. 59. This PDF document provides a comprehensive and thorough examination of culturally competent psychological assessment and treatment. It includes excellent appendices that detail culturally responsive assessment measures and instruments. Focus your reading on reviewing Chapter 3, pages 57-72; and Appendices B, C, D, and E on pages 253-286.