Psychotropic Drugs Prevention and Harm Reduction

Written By Imaine Sahed
Psychotropic Drugs  Prevention and Harm Reduction
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 August 2017
  • ISBN : 0081023731
  • Pages : 162 pages
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Download or read book entitled Psychotropic Drugs Prevention and Harm Reduction by author: Imaine Sahed which was release on 30 August 2017 and published by Elsevier with total page 162 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This book promotes the interaction between research and professional practices in the field of prevention and harm reduction. Through the scientific work and experience of human and social sciences researchers and medical social actors, research and action assist one another in illuminating the problems associated with the consumption of psychotropic drugs and in developing intervention strategies. Over the course of several chapters, contributed by attendees of the Psychotropics, Prevention and Harm Reduction Put to the Test By “Human and Social Sciences workshop, a range of varied themes are explored within the scope of drugs and their uses. Both the socio-historical context of drug uses and the construction of prevention and harm reduction public policies in light of scientific knowledge are covered, as well as the issue of release, mobilization and/or negotiation of prevention and harm reduction standards, both for professionals and drug users. Presents acts that formalize the first day of study initiated by the network of young researchers at the Psychotropes and Societies Intervention Offers a multidisciplinary view on the understanding of the use of psychotropic substances Includes different analyses to stimulate reflection

Psychotropic Drugs Prevention and Harm Reduction

Psychotropic Drugs  Prevention and Harm Reduction
  • Author : Imaine Sahed,Antony Chaufton
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2017-08-30
  • Total pages : 162
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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Summary : This book promotes the interaction between research and professional practices in the field of prevention and harm reduction. Through the scientific work and experience of human and social sciences researchers and medical social actors, research and action assist one another in illuminating the problems associated with the consumption of psychotropic ...

Psychoactive Drugs and Harm Reduction

Psychoactive Drugs and Harm Reduction
  • Author : Nick Heather
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 345
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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Summary : There is some confusion at present as to what harm reduction means, what activities it can be said to include and what evidence exists for the effectiveness of these activities. This book aims to set out the main principles of harm reduction and how it is applied to different problems....

Oversight of Agency Efforts to Prevent and Treat Drug Abuse

Oversight of Agency Efforts to Prevent and Treat Drug Abuse
  • Author : United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform. Subcommittee on Criminal Justice, Drug Policy, and Human Resources
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 106
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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  • Author : Nancy D. Campbell
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2020-03-03
  • Total pages : 424
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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Summary : The history of an unnatural disaster—drug overdose—and the emergence of naloxone as a social and technological solution. For years, drug overdose was unmentionable in polite society. OD was understood to be something that took place in dark alleys—an ugly death awaiting social deviants—neither scientifically nor clinically ...

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  • Author : Jay C. Butler,Michael R. Fraser
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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Summary : THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE FOR PUBLIC HEALTH PROFESSIONALS FIGHTING THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC The opioid crisis has devastated families and communities across the United States. Changes in policing and medical practices have been swift, but they've achieved only a modest impact on the fundamental causes of substance misuse and addiction. The necessity ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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  • Author : Antoine Douaihy,Dennis C. Daley,Daley Dennis
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-12
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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Summary : Written by experienced clinicians and researchers, this book provides a comprehensive overview of substance use disorders. It integrates evidenced-based practices with clinical wisdom of practitioners from several disciplines. Most importantly, this book provides practical strategies to help patients with substance use disorders in a range of treatment settings....

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  • Author : Margaret Hamilton,Allan Kellehear,Greg Rumbold
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 330
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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Summary : This work looks at the social history of drug use, relating how they have been seen in the USA, UK and Australia. The bio-social and cultural context of drug use is outlined. It also covers the various ways in which a harm minimization approach can be used in responding to ...

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  • Author : Richard Pates,Diane Riley
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-05-31
  • Total pages : 488
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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Summary : Harm Reduction is a philosophy of public health intended as aprogressive alternative to the prohibition of certain potentiallydangerous lifestyle choices. Recognising that certain people alwayshave and always will engage in behaviours which carry risks, theaim of harm reduction is to mitigate the potential dangers andhealth risks associated with those behaviours. ...

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  • Author : Lynn Etta Zimmer,John P. Morgan
  • Publisher : Bookworld Services
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 241
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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Summary : Reviews the scientific research about the effects of marijuana on human health and behavior, debunking some of the myths that have been circulated about the drug, and offering a basis for making informed personal and public policy decisions regarding marijuana use....

Reflections on the Concept of Coherency for a Policy on Psychoactive Substances and Beyond

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  • Author : Richard Muscat,Brigid Pike
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 142
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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Summary : How are the problems associated with different psychoactive substances, illicit drugs, alcohol and tobacco described? How is the nature of the "problem" shaped by research evidence, media coverage, cultural mores and social, economic and political considerations? To what extent does policy reflect a consistent approach to different psychoactive substances? What ...

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Substance Abuse
  • Author : Joyce H. Lowinson
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 1421
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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Summary : 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 150 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, ...

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  • Author : Canada. Parliament. House of Commons
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001-05-08
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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  • Author : Walter Samuel Hunter
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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  • Author : Marc Galanter,Herbert D. Kleber
  • Publisher : Amer Psychiatric Pub
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 595
  • ISBN : 0081023731
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Summary : In the United States, 18% of the population will experience a substance use disorder at some point in their lives, and addictive illness costs have reached $144 billion per year in health care and job loss -- making substance abuse a major health issue confronting us today. With a striking 35% of patients ...