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6 edition of Community Treatment of Drug Misuse found in the catalog.

Community Treatment of Drug Misuse

More than Methadone (Studies in Social & Community Psychiatry)

by Nicholas Seivewright

  • 380 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug addiction & substance abuse,
  • Psychiatry,
  • Psychiatry - General,
  • Medical,
  • Psychology,
  • Treatment,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Psychopathology - Addiction,
  • Medical / Psychiatry,
  • Narcotic habit--Treatment,
  • Drug addicts,
  • Drug abuse,
  • Drug addiction,
  • Methadone maintenance

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7747450M
    ISBN 100521590914
    ISBN 109780521590914

    How pharmacies can offer services to drug misuse clients in the community: Last week guidance for establishing drug misuse pharmacy services was published. Matthew Wright (on the staff of The Journal) investigates what some community pharmacists are already doing to help drug users.   The Drug Misuse and Dependence Guidelines, originally published in , take on board the ever-changing epidemiology of drug misuse, changes in Government policy, the increasing involvement of GPs and competencies in substance misuse treatment. The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published guidance on drug misuse.

    A life of addiction can make it difficult to trust yourself or to believe others, but the success of recovery depends on opening yourself to feedback. Expert Insight, Fear in the Early Stages of Recovery. by Cindy Hardy | January 9, A life of addiction involves fear, and the prospect of starting recovery might be frightening. However.   Substance Misuse in Psychosis presents the latest international developments and practical treatment interventions that can be used with co-morbid individuals and their families. Different social and cultural contexts are described and contrasted, along with treatment approaches that have been tailored to address the needs of the severely.

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Community Treatment of Drug Misuse by Nicholas Seivewright Download PDF EPUB FB2

Established as a key text on all treatment options for drug misusers, Community Treatment of Drug Misuse: More Than Methadone has been highly praised for its practical orientation based on a solid research background. For the second edition, all the main evidence-based and more pragmatic treatment approaches are reviewed, not only in the.

The old ‘British System’ of drug treatment policy probably ended at about the same time as Glam Rock in the mid- to lates. The explosion in heroin misuse that occurred in the cities of the UK during the lates and earlys and the identification of HIV among intravenous drug users in the mids led to a search for new : Tim Garvey.

Community Treatment of Drug Misuse has been highly praised for its practical orientation based on a solid research background, covering all treatment options for drug misusers. About the Author Nicholas Seivewright is Consultant Psychiatrist in Substance Misuse, Sheffield and Nottinghamshire NHS Trusts, : Paperback.

Get this from a library. Community treatment of drug misuse: more than methadone. [Nicholas Seivewright] -- "Treatment for drug misuse has been dominated in recent years by the use of methadone as a substitution agent in heroin dependency.

This approach has had considerable success, but as a result other. Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. COMMUNITY TREATMENT OF DRUG MISUSE: MORE THAN METHADONE By Nicholas Seivewright **Mint Condition**.

See details - COMMUNITY TREATMENT OF DRUG MISUSE. It is therefore most interesting to read Dr. Seivewright's Community Treatment of Drug Misuse, a detailed and informative book about the delivery of drug treatment services in Great Britain, where methadone treatment is not diverted from the mainstream.

Although the subtitle of the book is "More Than Methadone," it is clear that the author's Author: William Kadish. Read "Community Treatment of Drug Misuse More Than Methadone" by Nicholas Seivewright available from Rakuten Kobo.

Methadone has been used successfully as a substitution agent for heroin dependency for more than 30 years. As a result o Brand: Cambridge University Press. Community Treatment of Drug Misuse by Nicholas Seivewright,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Get this from a library. Community Treatment of Drug Misuse: More than Methadone. [Nicholas Seivewright] -- Combines highly practical approach with strong research base to provide comprehensive guide to treatment and service provision.

Hepatitis C provides another reason for engaging and retaining drug injectors in treatment. Nicholas Seivewright explains that drug dependence is usually accompanied by tobacco dependence and that the latter is generally ignored by therapists. He pleads for a more-extensive treatment of tobacco dependence in attenders at the drug misuse : J.

Madden. This book draws on the author's direct clinical experience and makes use of international research findings to provide a comprehensive and detailed guide to service provision and treatment for drug misuse, including methadone and alternative opiate substitutes, detoxification methods, naltrexone and relapse prevention, and possible approaches.

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) advances research in addiction science and plays a major role in the National Institutes of Health (NIH) HEAL (Helping to End Addiction Long-term SM) Initiative, launched in April to provide scientific solutions to the national opioid overdose crisis, including improved treatment strategies for pain.

DRUG MISUSE. This guideline is concerned with psychosocial treatment of the misuse of opioids, stimulants and the UK, it has been estimated that around 4 million people use illicit drugs each year, with cannabis by far the most commonly used, followed by cocaine and ecstasy (Roe & Man, ).

Opioid misuse occurs on a smaller scale but is associated with. As the subtitle indicates, Drug and alcohol abuse is a clinical guide, no more, no less.

The fact that it is in its sixth edition shows that it sums up important and indispensable information for specialists working in clinical addiction medicine, ranging from the basic concepts of addiction medicine, through the diagnostic criteria of the different addictive syndromes, to the specific Cited by: 1.

The premier text on substance abuse and addictive behaviors is now in its updated and expanded Fourth Edition, with up-to-the-minute insights from more than experts at the front lines of patient management and research. This edition features expanded coverage of the neurobiology of abused substances, new pharmacologic therapies for addictions, and complete information 4/5(3).

Methadone: the main treatment for the main presenting drug problem 10 2. More than methadone. The case for other substitute drugs 35 3. Achieving detoxification and abstinence 60 4. Treatment of non-opiate misuse 81 Section2–Providingclinical services 5.

Community drug services 6. Treatment of drug misuse in primary care 7. Dual. The course of drug misuse 27 The pharmacology of opioids 28 The public health impact of drug misuse 28 Identification and assessment of drug misuse 30 The aims of the treatment and management of drug misuse 31 The development of detoxification services 34 Current care and treatment in the NHS 35 The experience.

Substance abuse, also known as drug abuse, is use of a drug in amounts or by methods which are harmful to the individual or is a form of substance-related ing definitions of drug abuse are used in public health, medical and criminal justice contexts.

In some cases criminal or anti-social behaviour occurs when the person is under the influence of a Specialty: Psychiatry. Methadone heals, but methadone kills.

Methadone is a life-saving treatment, but methadone is also a life-threatening poison. The challenge is how to confer the benefit without incurring the harm. And that is what this book is all about. Methadone is by far the most widely prescribed drug in the treatment of heroin addiction, and yet, all too often, we are clumsy in our use of this 1/5(1).

As a result of its success, other effective methods of treatment have been neglected. Established as a key text on all treatment options for drug misusers, Community Treatment of Drug Misuse: More Than Methadone has been highly praised for its practical orientation based on a solid research Edition: 2nd Revised Edition.

And finally, the terms drug misuse, problem drug use and substance misuse are all used in the book to describe the inappropriate, non-medical use of a drug, sometimes prescribed or obtained through over-the-counter purchase, but more commonly obtained illicitly.

2 Drug misuse and community pharmacy. Preventing ill health from alcohol misuse in hospital patients. Alcohol and drug treatment in prisons and secure settings. Professional roles in alcohol and drug misuse treatment.

Social return on.There are many reasons why seniors turn to substance abuse later in life – such as a loss of income, the death of a spouse, pet, or close friend, relocation or placement in a nursing home, retirement, trouble sleeping, family conflict, and/or a decline in physical or mental health.

Individuals over the age of 65 who need substance abuse.