Substance Abuse?

Question by ebizartistry: Substance abuse?
What are some of the assessment tools that are used by substance abuse counselors? I am aware of the MAST test as being but one; what are some of the others?

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Answer by okiegirltoo
GAD

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Drug abuse and Hollywood – Whitney Houston’s struggle with drugs raises questions about substance abuse in Hollywood. CNN’s Miguel Marquez reports.

 

Two Watertown men avoid prison with Drug Court referral

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By BRIAN KELLY Two men avoided state prison sentences Thursday in Jefferson County Court by agreeing to participate in a substance abuse rehabilitation program that serves as an alternative to incarceration. Robert L. Bell II, 23, of 633 Bradley St., …
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21.8% Of Pregnant White Women Smoke

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According to a study by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), 21.8% of pregnant white women between the ages of 15 to 44 years smoked cigarettes within the past 30 days, which is considerably higher compared with the …
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From Twitter:

Substance abuse, more like subway abuse cause I stay killin footlongs – by Mike__Cal (mike)

 

From Twitter:

@Chhoaacolate usually people in the movie biz look like heck as they get older from either substance abuse or plastic surgery. – by godzzella (anna petruzzella)

 

From Twitter:

RT @WomanlyHealth: 21.8% Of Pregnant White Women Smoke: According to a study by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Admi… http://t.co/LMLUvtiF – by kalorienpy (Steffen)

 

4 Responses to Substance Abuse?

  • multifariousgemini says:

    It is such a twisted world we live in to have doctors who would lower their greatest obligation to human life due to intimidation. It goes to show that being a doctor is only a title and a title is not enough to overcome such an emotional state even with? the strong evidence of science to support his obligation! (that is one of the unfortunate factors of this horrible dilemma society is facing)

  • MimiZ914 says:

    Hollywood and? the entertainment industry is in short, a parasitic and predatory industry. If they can use you they will and destroy you in the process. This industry is nothing short of plain evil.

  • HAFID80 says:

    marijuana has never killed anyone,then why this is not a legalize? drug?

  • 24osaka says:

    second?

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