By G. Hussein Rassool

Preface half 1: evaluation of Substance Misuse & coverage tasks 1. creation to Substance Use & Misuse 2. Self-Awareness and perspective three. ancient evaluation four. Theories of dependancy five. Nature of dependancy 6. coverage tasks & procedure in Alcohol and Drug half 2: Psychoactive elements 7. Alcohol eight. Opiates nine. hashish 10. Stimulants: Amphetamines, Cocaine & Khat eleven. Hallucinogens 12. Anabolic Steroids, Amyl and Butyl Nitrite, Hypno-Sedatives, unstable elements, Over-The-Counter-Drugs, clever & Eco medicines thirteen. Nicotine dependancy half three: exact matters & Populations 14. Blood-Borne Infections 15. Alcohol and Drug Use in girls sixteen. Psychiatric problems & Substance Misuse (Dual analysis) 17. Alcohol and Drug Misuse in Black and Ethnic Minority groups 18. susceptible humans: aged & Homelessness 19. teens: Alcohol and Drug Misuse half four: position, Prevention & ideas for swap 20. favourite function in keeping with Alcohol & Drug Misuse 21. Prevention & wellbeing and fitness schooling methods to Substance Misuse 22. techniques in supporting humans to alter 23. operating with variety: Cultural Competence half five: Care making plans & Intervention recommendations 24. Framework for overview & Screening 25. Care making plans, Implementation & assessment 26. Psychosocial & Pharmacological Interventions 27. damage aid technique 28. Intoxication & Overdose: overall healthiness Interventions 29. Drug Misuse: Pharmacological & Psychosocial Interventions 30. Alcohol Misuse: Pharmacological & Psychosocial Interventions 31. Smoking Cessation: overall healthiness Interventions.Chapter 32: Competence & expert improvement

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The word was introduced into Europe, together with the art of distillation and the resulting substance itself, around the twelfth century by various European authors who translated and popularised the discoveries of Islamic and Persian alchemists (Hassan 2001) In summary, alcohol throughout history has been valued by various cultures and societies. From the earliest times alcohol has played an important role in religious worship, as a source of nutrients and calories, as a substitute for polluted water, for medicinal and therapeutic purposes and as a social lubricant.

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