Adult Client Information and History
Date of Birth
Welcome to counseling! Please help your counselor get to know you by filling out this form.
What made you contact us, and what do you hope to achieve?
Have you had counseling before?If so, please describe the purpose, how long it lasted, and what you gained from it. If you have had a disappointing counseling experience in the past, please describe how it disappointed you.
NEXT - Family and Growing up years
FAMILY AND GROWING UP YEARS
If you are in a relationship, please describe it and how things are going.
If you have kids, what are their names and ages?
Whom, if anybody, do you currently live with?
Please list your parents, including significant stepparents or parenting figures. Please let us know if they are still living, or have passed away:
Please list your brothers and sisters, including step-siblings, in birth order:
In one or two sentences, please describe your childhood:
What, if any, are your spiritual/religious affiliations and beliefs?
How important is it to incorporate your spiritual practices into counseling?
Not at all important
Are there any family or cultural norms or issues that you would like to address in order for your counselor to better understand your needs or background?
NEXT - Health
What medical challenges do you currently have?
What prescription medications do you currently take?
How much alcohol, if any, do you drink?
Which recreational drugs, if any, to you take, and how much?
How much tobacco, if any, do you use?
How well do you sleep?
NEXT - Work and Money
WORK AND MONEY
What do you do for a living?
On a scale of 1 to 5, how much do you like your job?
Don't like it at all
Really like it
1 is Don't like it at all, 5 is Really like it
On a scale of 1 to 5, how stressful is your job?
Not stressful at all
1 is Very stressful, 5 is Not stressful at all
Do you feel you have enough money to be comfortable?
NEXT - Well-Being
Have you ever been so sad you thought of harming yourself or taking your life? If so, please share when, and what the circumstances were.
Have you ever seriously thought of harming someone else? If so, please share when, and what the circumstances were.
What do you worry about?
What do you worry about?
What are your hopes and dreams?
Please check all that apply
Low self esteem
Feelings of hopelessness
Always Tired/over sleeping
Feel “stuck” / dissatisfied in life
Unable to have a good time
Significant weight loss/gain
Hear or see things others don’t
Difficulty making decisions
Fears and/or Phobias
Unable To Relax
Drugs/ Alcohol issues
Difficulty expressing emotions
Sexual orientation concerns
Difficulty making/keeping friends
Binge / over-eating
Restrict eating/induce vomiting
Bad home/living conditions
Past/current abuse or trauma
Parenting parent-child concerns
What else would you like us to be aware of?
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