Drug Relapse Essays and Term Papers

  • Theories of Addiction Explanations for Continuing Drug Use and Relapse

    behavior is extinguish and, without stimuli exposure, the subjects craving for the substance returns briefly. This is believed to be cause of relapse in some subjects battling this disorder. The final model to be discussed is the inhibitory control dysfunction model. Inhibitory control ...

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  • Relapse

    Relapse Factors and Warning Signs Relapse is usually caused by a combinations of factors. Some possible factors and warning signs might be: * Stopping medications on one’s own or against the advice of medical professionals * Hanging around old drinking haunts and drug using friends – slippery...

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    Relapse I want to be thin, that’s all there really is to it. I want people to like me and think I’m pretty. I just really want to fit in. Nice girls say hi to me but never want to be seen with me. The boys look at me with utter disgust. The popular girls snarl and snicker as they strut around me with...

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  • Recovery and Relapse

    Recovery and Relapse Recovery and Relapse Addiction is a disease in which people develop a tolerance for their drug of choice, making the possibility of recovery more difficult with each passing day. It can be accomplished though and takes motivation from internal sources to push a person towards...

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  • Stress and Relapse

    Stress and Relapse Addiction is a disease affected by social, individual, and behavioral factors (Sinha). In addiction many things can cause one to relapse and fall back into an addictive lifestyle. The key factor in daily living for people with or without an addiction is stress. Stress is a mental...

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  • Relapse Factor

    Understanding Relapse Factor and View to Counseling Services among Drug Addicts in PUSPEN Abstract Issues in drug abuse are not new to our community in our county. In 1983, the government found that the drug problem is no longer just a social problem but it began to be seen as a threat to national...

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  • Relapse Prevention

    Relapse Prevention – Warning Signs  It has well been said that relapse begins days, weeks, months or even years before an individual actually returns to drinking and or using. If you remember that recovery and sobriety are much more than just not drinking or using then this makes all the sense in...

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  • Relapse Prevention

    Relapse Prevention ADC – 208 Case Management M.Reynolds   Relapse Prevention An addict/client must always realize and be aware that relapse is a distinct possibility which can happen to anyone who is or has ever been an abuser. Prevention from relapse is an ongoing process...

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  • Maintenance and Relapse Prevention

    Maintenance and relapse prevention are the most important factors in succeeding after treatment or abstinence from any substance are achevied. Many components attribute to maintenance and unfortunately once treatment is completed and the client returns to everyday life the true challenges present themselves...

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  • Relapse Prevention in Addiction

    RELAPSE PREVENTION AND CLIENT’S SOBRIETY Relapse Prevention and Client’s Sobriety Connie Sutton Grand Canyon University PCN 511/Intro into Chemical Dependence Counseling Meagan Foxx, LSAC January 25, 2011 Introduction Therapists plan treatment with clients in efforts to establish...

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  • Treatment, and Relapse Strategies

     Prevention, Intervention, Treatment, and Relapse Strategies BSHS 431 August 13, 2012 Prevention, Intervention, Treatment, and Relapse Prevention Strategies Drug and Alcohol are powerful chronic addictions that have no mercy on individuals who have arrived at this stage of the disease...

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  • Intervention, Treatment, and Relapse Prevention

    Intervention, treatment, and relapse prevention Heidi Russell BSHS 431 September 17, 2012 Michelle Thomas Intervention, treatment, and relapse prevention This writer interviewed and researched Aegis Medical Systems. Aegis Medical Systems specializes in drug-replacement therapy; a treatment...

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  • Relapse Prevention Plan

     Relapse Prevention Plan Margaret Farley Grand Canyon University PCN 501 November 26, 2014 Relapse Prevention Plan Jed, a 38 – year old welder, enrolled in the treatment center after his arrest resulting from drunken driving (DUI/DWI) (National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, n.d...

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  • Warning Signs of Relapse

    WARNING SIGNS OF RELAPSE The clinical definition of relapse is when a person is affected again by a condition that affected them in the past. By definition, for relapse to happen, the disease must have been in remission or cured. In the case of addiction, the disease is incurable (chronic),...

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  • Nephrotic Syndrome Relapse

    Pediatr Nephrol (2007) 22:232–236 DOI 10.1007/s00467-006-0316-y ORIGINAL ARTICLE Triggers of relapse in steroid-dependent and frequently relapsing nephrotic syndrome Shori Takahashi & Naohiro Wada & Hitohiko Murakami & Satoshi Funaki & Tetsuji Inagaki & Kensuke Harada & Michio Nagata Received:...

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  • Intervention, Treatment, and Relapse Prevention Paper

    Intervention, Treatment, and Relapse Prevention Paper BSHS 431 Yvette E. Williams University of Phoenix Leatrice Allen April 13, 2011 This in-person interview was made final April 7, 2011 with the interviewee, Mae Parnell, who is employed as a case manager at...

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  • Drugs

    Drug was originally used to relieve pain, such as the the type of opium drugs. However at this time many drugs abused by people who are not responsible for example many who use drugs because they thought that the drugs can increase self confidence it can be relieve stress and some people taught that...

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  • drugs

    Arianne Sánchez Jacob ReelederPre Degree III April 16, 2013 Causes, Effects and Treatments of Drug Addiction Addiction is a dependence on a substance or activity. It is a big problem around the world. It is represented by the desires and behaviors of individuals. Addiction has serious consequences...

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  • Drugs

    Current Trends on Drug use in Australia 2008 Current Trends on Drug use in Australia 2008 2: Drug use and health: Do critical analyses. Drugs can affect a person’s lifestyle in many ways including, loss of coordination’s, loss of thought, increased heart rate and increased aggression....

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  • Drugs

    Drugs have no rightful place anywhere in society; however, they have even less of a place in academic environments where teens are living in their most formative years. That the teen drug/alcohol user's academic performance is severely impaired, along with his or her level of responsibility – such as...

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