This thesis is devoted to the consultation of pregnant women with drug addiction. The tasks of the association Dialog, which offers a partisan consultation, are compared with the assignment of the agency for youth and family, which has the duty of protecting the welfare of children.
In order to obtain an insight into the consulting situation, terms are defined, which are important for the understanding.
Subsequently the possible conflicts and tensions which can arise during the consultation for both the social worker as well as the client will be discussed. Finally this thesis reflects on the topics which are important for a consultation with pregnant women battling drug addiction.