30,000 Term Papers
To Choose From..

Find Academic, Research, College, and University  Term Papers

Search Our Catalog For A Term Paper, Book Report, Case Study or Essay.



Academic Term Papers Catalog

Substance Abuse.

17477. Substance Abuse.

This paper provides an overview of the problem of substance (drug) abuse in contemporary America. Following a definition of substance abuse and a discussion of its epidemiology, the paper considers some of the signs (physical, behavioral, etc.) that an individual is abusing drugs, explores the physical, psychological, social and economic reasons for substance abuse. After a discussion of appropriate treatment goals and modalities, an outline for how to establish an addiction treatment center is presented. KEYWORDS: drug abuse substance abuse epidemiology drug treatment addiction center. MLA Style. 9 pages, 17 footnotes, 7 bibliographic sources. 2,253.

Copyright 1998 - 2018
Academic Term Papers. All rights reserved.