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Module 9: Discussion- Identifying Signs of Drug UseHailey Henry, SVNConcorde Career CollegeCPSO1102: Career Path Success IILeslie Jester, ARNPOctober 18, 2021
Identifying Signs of Drug UseWhen it comes to diagnosis and treatment of a drug abuse patient, the health care teammust demonstrate a thorough understanding of the signs, symptoms, dangers, process, andtreatment that the patient must follow in order to help the patient and get their life back on track.Medical professionals have an important role to play in screening their adolescentpatients for drug use, providing brief interventions, referring them to substance abuse treatmentif necessary, and providing ongoing monitoring and follow-up. Screening and brief interventionsdo not have to be time-consuming and can be integrated into general medical settings. Healthcare professionals can assess patients for risk factors such as mental illness or a family history of

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