substance abuse

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Chronic mentally ill young adults with substance abuse problems: A review of the literature and creation of a research agenda.
The impacts of parental substance abuse on the lives of children are felt throughout their lifetime.
The psychological stress of being a family practitioner make them good candidates for substance abuse.
More and more dollars are spent on employee substance abuse treatment costs while work time is lost and productivity is reduced because of an employee's incapacity induced by substance abuse.
There is a dearth of information concerning the sociological factors which may influence substance abuse among persons with disabilities.
A review of the Substance Abuse products under development by companies and universities/research institutes based on information derived from company and industry-specific sources.
Services to be acquired for the following substance abuse rehabilitation of institutional client groups:
Data and analysis on the substance abuse therapeutics market in the leading geographies of the world - the US, the UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and Japan.
Substance abuse, whether the use of performance enhancing drugs or the use of a controlled substance, continues to impact the organization.
Mental health and/or substance abuse-related visits were two and a half times more likely to result in hospital admission than visits not involving mental disorders and/or substance abuse.
This white paper was developed by SAMHSA's Center for Substance Abuse Treatment.
The study, released last week by Attorney General Bill Lockyer, said substance abuse in middle school and high school students continues a downward trend -- the direction in which it's been moving since 1998.
According to a Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) report, it is estimated that 18 to 26 million Americans were in need of substance abuse treatment in 2002 (SAMHSA, 2003).
School counselors and educators in 55 New Jersey high schools will receive training in a state-of-the-art substance abuse assessment tool to help them better identify abuse among students.
The number of patients entering treatment for both alcohol and drug abuse problems has declined, but the number of patients getting substance abuse treatment alone has increased, according to data from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
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