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

    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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  • 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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  • 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 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Drugs

    VCE MEDIA UNIT 3 PRODUCTION DESIGN PLAN (PDP) Print/Photographs (8 pages minimum) 1. Evidence of research and investigation/developing the concept: This includes: * Mind maps that show how you developed your idea. * A critical evaluation of your concept. * Examples of other works...

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  • Drugs

    Drugs Marijuana Marijuana is one of the most popular drug in America. This drug has been used by nearly 100 million Americans. Marijuana is a mind-alternation drug which ranks as the most popular illegal drug used in the U.S. The drug comes from a plant. The drug plant is called hemp cannabis...

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  • drugs

    an alcohol addiction as well. If there is a family history of alcohol abuse with one of your parents, you are more likely to turn to alcohol as your drug of choice. The people you hang out with also influence whether you are at higher risk of developing a problem with alcohol as well. Peer pressure cannot...

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  • drugs

    Growing up I always thought true love was red roses, dates on Saturday nights, little block box that held expensive things, and always knowing what to say. I thought true love was a kiss in the rain, deep explanations, and the perfect story. But now that I’m older I’ve realized it’s not like that at...

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  • drugs

    2 Drugs are generally defined as a substance which alters our normal bodily functions when it is induced into our body. Having a drug free society is to have a community of people living in a particular region, restricted from the usage and influence of drugs. Certain drugs have side effects, in which...

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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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