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Working with drug misusers

Mike Ward

Working with drug misusers

a resource pack for health and social care workers.

by Mike Ward

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Published by Pavilion in Brighton .
Written in English


ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16267357M
ISBN 101841961256

pharmacist working with drug misusers or any pharmacists considering becoming involved, and anyone concerned with developing and managing primary health care services for drug misusers, in particular opiate dependent patients. This book is not a medical textbook on drug misuse, nor is it a textbook of pharmacology.   She encourages people working with drug misusers to challenge pathologising notions of `spoiled identity', which assume that identity is fixed. By taking a step back and separating the person from the problem, it is possible to help them explore their relationship with drugs in ways that encourage a stronger sense of agency and power to change.

Read the full-text online edition of Working with Substance Misusers: A Guide to Theory and Practice (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Working with Substance Misusers: A Guide to Working with Substance Misusers: A Guide to Theory and Practice. By Trudi Petersen, Andrew McBride The drugs described in this chapter, and. This book will be helpful for all students and qualified social workers. It explains how substance misusers are supported, the relevant legislation and policy, also gives information about drugs commonly used. Well explained, easy to read and informative.

dependence and, second, to inform about prevention, harm minimiza­ tion, treatment and control, in order that professionals can identify, assess and work with different kinds of drug misusers. It also aims to give information about the wide range of multidisciplinary and special­ ist professionals. Written for social work students, this book covers all aspects of working with drug and substance misusers. It looks at the history and changes in policy on substance misuse and highlights the differences between working with young and adult substance misusers. There have been numerous initiatives, government statements and legislative changes.


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Written by experienced teachers and clinicians, the book introduces:* the substances themselves* theories relevant to substance use and misuse* the skills necessary to wor. However, students often find that policy and the law surrounding working with drug, alcohol and substance misusers can be complex and often unclear.

This fully-revised third edition will help students cultivate the skills required to work effectively with clients and service users who misuse drugs and alcohol.

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Social Work with Drug, Alcohol and Substance Misusers. Working with Substance Misusers is a practical handbook for students and those who work with people who misuse drugs or alcohol. Written by experienced teachers and clinicians, the book introduces. With a new focus on social work practice with alcohol misusers, this third edition provides a firm foundation for the skills required when working with people with drug and substance addictions.

Back to table of contents Chapter 4: What is Known about Drug Misusers and Drug Offenders and the Drugs Commonly used.

Social Work With Drug and Substance Misusers (Transforming Social Work Practice), 2nd Edition | Anthony Goodman | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. This stimulating book shows how children construct their identities from their experiences, how trauma disrupts this development and how drugs misuse can become the way they adapt to extreme situations.

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Background 2. A new national drug (and alcohol dependence) strategy was published in December (HMG, ), and a mental health strategy a few months later (HMG, ). Request PDF | Stress and Working with Drug Misusers | Although it is a common belief that working with drug misusers is relatively stressing, there is very little empirical evidence for or against.

By RICHARD PATES Harm minimisation (also known as harm reduction) is a model of working that has been associated with drug use since the mids. This was a response to the need to try to minimise the harm caused by injecting drug use at the beginning of the HIV epidemic.

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Heanue Paperback £Reviews: 3. Written specifically for social work students, this book covers various aspects of working with drug and substance misusers. It looks at the history and changes in policy on substance misuse, and highlights the differences between working with young and adult substance misusers.

With a new focus on social work practice with alcohol misusers, this third edition provides a firm foundation for the skills required when working with people with drug and substance addictions.

About the Author Professor Anthony Goodman has been a practitioner and an academic for over 30 years. Working with Substance Misusers is a practical handbook for students and those who work with people who misuse drugs or alcohol.

Written by. dependence and, second, to inform about prevention, harm minimiza­ tion, treatment and control, in order that professionals can identify, assess and work with different kinds of drug misusers.

It also aims to give information about the wide range of multidisciplinary and special­ ist. However, students often find that policy and the law surrounding working with drug, alcohol and substance misusers can be complex and often unclear. This fully-revised third edition will help students cultivate the skills required to work effectively with clients Author: Anthony Goodman.

Social work with drug and substance misusers Goodman, Anthony (Anthony Harvey) This student text covers all aspects of working with drug and substance misusers, including the history and changes in policy on substance misuse and the differences between working with young and adult clients.

Working with Substance Misusers is a practical handbook for students and those who work with people who misuse drugs or alcohol. Written by experienced teachers and clinicians, the book introduces: * the substances themselves * theories relevant to substance use and misuse * the skills necessary to work with this client group.

Get this from a library! Social work with drug, alcohol and substance misusers. [Anthony Goodman] -- It has long been recognised that clients with addiction problems need a skilled and thoughtful response when they come into contact with social services. This new edition will help students to.The book also provides important reminders to encourage those working with adult substance misusers and those working with the children of drug misusing parents to work together and understand each other's roles.

Jane Bee, Safeguarding Children Service, Gloucestershire, UK. All Social Workers should have a copy of this book.Drug use is a major challenge for public services, healthcare professionals and policy-makers all over the world.

This book offers a complete overview of the issues associated with substance misuse from an interdisciplinary perspective.