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By G. Hussein Rassool

ISBN-10: 0203871170

ISBN-13: 9780203871171

ISBN-10: 0415409659

ISBN-13: 9780415409650

Preface half 1: evaluation of Substance Misuse & coverage tasks 1. advent to Substance Use & Misuse 2. Self-Awareness and perspective three. ancient evaluate four. Theories of habit five. Nature of habit 6. coverage projects & process in Alcohol and Drug half 2: Psychoactive elements 7. Alcohol eight. Opiates nine. hashish 10. Stimulants: Amphetamines, Cocaine & Khat eleven. Hallucinogens 12. Anabolic Steroids, Amyl and Butyl Nitrite, Hypno-Sedatives, risky components, Over-The-Counter-Drugs, shrewdpermanent & Eco medicines thirteen. Nicotine dependancy half three: unique concerns & Populations 14. Blood-Borne Infections 15. Alcohol and Drug Use in girls sixteen. Psychiatric problems & Substance Misuse (Dual prognosis) 17. Alcohol and Drug Misuse in Black and Ethnic Minority groups 18. susceptible humans: aged & Homelessness 19. youngsters: Alcohol and Drug Misuse half four: function, Prevention & recommendations for switch 20. widespread function in accordance with Alcohol & Drug Misuse 21. Prevention & wellbeing and fitness schooling techniques to Substance Misuse 22. concepts in assisting humans to alter 23. operating with range: Cultural Competence half five: Care making plans & Intervention suggestions 24. Framework for evaluate & Screening 25. Care making plans, Implementation & overview 26. Psychosocial & Pharmacological Interventions 27. damage relief strategy 28. Intoxication & Overdose: future health Interventions 29. Drug Misuse: Pharmacological & Psychosocial Interventions 30. Alcohol Misuse: Pharmacological & Psychosocial Interventions 31. Smoking Cessation: healthiness Interventions.Chapter 32: Competence & expert improvement

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There is also evidence to suggest that substance misusers are reluctant to utilise health services for drug-related or other health problems because of the negative attitudes and behaviours of staff. (McLaughlin et al. 2000). Complete the Rassool Attitude Towards Substance Misusers Questionnaire (© G. Hussein Rassool 2004. 2. Reflect on your attitudes towards alcohol and drug misusers. Write in your reflective journal about your own substance use and your attitude towards substance misusers. 2 Rassool Attitude Towards Substance Misusers Questionnaire (RATSMQ-10) The following statements reflect several different opinions, beliefs and viewpoints about substance use and misuse.

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