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substance abuse problems

Sidney Cohen

substance abuse problems

by Sidney Cohen

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Published by Haworth Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drugabuse.,
  • Drugs -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Drugs -- Physiological effect.,
  • Drug abuse -- Treatment.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSidney Cohen.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 392 p. :
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20314634M

    The substance abuse problems. [Sidney Cohen] Earlier versions of most of the chapters in this book were published in the Vista Hill Foundation's Drug abuse & alcoholism newsletter, v. , Diagnosis: - Symptoms and signs of drug abuse -- Skin signs of substance abuse -- Urine testing for abusable drugs -- Flashbacks -- Alcohol. People with Alcohol Use or Abuse Problems as Audience (40) Public Officials (40) Spanish Speakers (40) Non-Profits & Faith-Based Organizations (38) People with Substance Use or Abuse Problems as Audience (38) Young Adults as Audience (37) Adolescents as Audience (33) People with Mental Health Problems as Audience (25) HHS Staff (24) Law.

    Bell’s brother Chris chronicled Michael’s story in “Prescription Thugs,” a documentary about America’s legal drug abuse problem. Derek Boogaard, an ice hockey player who died of an accidental overdose of oxycodone and alcohol, received more than prescriptions for pills during his final three years of life.   Use of alcohol by individuals under the age of 21 is a significant health concern in the United States. Illicit use of alcohol by young people represents the most common form of substance abuse in children and teenagers, and it is an enormous safety and health risk for these individuals.

    Substance use disorders occur when the recurrent use of alcohol and/or drugs causes clinically significant impairment, including health problems, disability, and failure to meet major responsibilities at work, school, or home. The coexistence of both a mental health and a substance use disorder is referred to as co-occurring disorders. The. No: Drug Abuse Is Not a Growing Problem Drug Abuse Among Youths Has Not Increased by the Civic Research Institute 70 From to , drug abuse declined among youths age twelve to seventeen. Although the statistical decrease in teenage drug abuse appears insignificant, it means that hundreds of thousands of fewer teens are using Size: KB.


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Countertransference occurs when the counselor loses her objectivity and becomes overwhelmed, angry, or bereft when hearing a client's story. In such a situation, the counselor may push a client to deal with childhood abuse or neglect issues before the client is ready.

It suggests ways to screen clients for substance abuse problems. Screening begins with inquiry about past and present substance use and substance-related problems and disorders. If the client answers yes to having problems and/or a disorder, further assessment is warranted.

The use of illegal drugs has been a long-standing problem in American society, a problem that has taken on a particular urgency in the last 30 years.

In the early s, a presidential commission stated: ''The concern and the distress of the American people over the national problem of drug abuse is expressed every day in the newspapers, the magazines, scientific journals, public forums and in Author: Dean R.

Gerstein, Lawrence W. Green. Alcohol or other substance misuse problems are often related to having certain problems in life. Your alcohol/other substance taking behaviour may have increased following problems in your family, the breakdown of a relationship or losing your job.

In some cases it. Evidence has shown that some people have a genetic predisposition for developing mental and substance use disorders, and may be at greater risk based on environmental factors such as having grown up in a home affected by a family member’s mental health or history of substance use.

Inthe National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) published the first edition of Preventing Drug Use among Children and Adolescents: A Research-Based Guide to share the latest NIDA-funded prevention research findings with parents, educators, and community leaders.

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Substance abuse is increasing at an alarming rate, causing serious threats to every nation, by deteriorating health, increasing crimes, hampering productivity. The Substance Abuse Problems is a compilation of essays on current problems of drug abuse and alcoholism--legal and illegal drugs, effects of abuse, trends in drug abuse, the global nature of the problem, various diagnoses and treatments, and special groups involved with the use of : Sidney Cohen.

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DUAL DIAGNOSIS: MENTAL ILLNESS AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE. Dual diagnosis is a term used to describe a person who is diagnosed with a mental illness a substance use or abuse and disorder at the same time. More than half of persons who have a serious mental illness also have a substance use or abuse File Size: 35KB.

Substance use disorders (SUDs) are characterized by recurrent use of alcohol or drugs (or both) that results in problems such as being unable to control use of the substance; failing to meet obligations at work, home, or school; having poor health; and spending an increased amount of time getting, using, or recovering from the effects of using the substance.

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Demons: the authors present current research in the study of alcohol and substance abuse. Topics discussed in this compilation Author: Kirk Moll.Maintaining a therapeutic alliance with clients who have co-occurring disorders (COD) is important—and difficult.

The first section of this chapter reviews guidelines for addressing these challenges. It stresses the importance of the counselor's ability to manage feelings and biases that could arise when working with clients with COD (sometimes called countertransference).