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HLT 214 - Substance Use and Abuse - Textbook

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Module 3 - Prevention of Addiction and Promotion of Recovery


Module 3 has two chapters. Chapter 14  deals about the co-occurrence of  substance use disorder and other mental disorders. Chapter 15 deals with prevention, harm reduction, and treatment of addiction  and  promotion of recovery.    An understanding of the complex interplay of the co-morbidity of substance use disorders and other mental disorders helps to design effective  health education and health promotion. interventions tailored to the needs of individuals, families, and communities.