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Rassool, G Hussein, ed. (2001) Dual diagnosis: substance misuse and psychiatric disorders. Oxford: Blackwell Science .

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Dual diagnosis is the concurrent existence of substance misuse and psychiatric disorders in an individual. There has been an increase in the number of people being dual diagnosed and this impacts psychiatry services in primary care and general hospital settings. This book will provide practitioners with a comprehensive text on the contemporary issues of working with dual diagnosis patients from both clinical and theoretical perspectives.


Item Type:Book
Date:2001
Call No:GC12
Pages:ix, 23
Publisher:Blackwell Science
Place of Publication:Oxford
ISBN:0632056215
Keywords:AOD misuse, theory of AODU, mental health, medical model, dual diagnosis, AODR psychosis, intervention (persuasion to treatment), co-treatment for dual diagnosis, community-based treatment, professional education, United Kingdom
Notes:Includes bibliographic references and an index.
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Accession Number:HRB 3740 (Available)
Subjects:G Health and disease > State of health > Mental health
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Care by type of problem > Mental health care
HJ Treatment method > Psychosocial treatment method > Motivational interviewing
B Substances > Cannabis / Marijuana
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Identification and screening > Identification and screening for substance use
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Residential facility
G Health and disease > Substance related disorder > Substance related mental disorder
F Concepts in psychology > Motivation
HA Screening, identification, and diagnostic method > Medical screening and diagnostic method
HJ Treatment method > Substance disorder treatment method > Detoxification method
HA Screening, identification, and diagnostic method > Psychosocial screening and diagnostic method
B Substances > CNS stimulants > Amphetamines
G Health and disease > Substance related disorder > Dual diagnosis (comorbidity)

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