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- Substance Abuse Alcohol Dependence Treatment Presented by Bonnie Klein Alcohol Dependence Case Study 42 year old male Alcohol Dependence An

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Substance Abuse: Alcohol Dependence Treatment Presented by: Bonnie Klein
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Alcohol Dependence Case Study 42 year old male
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Alcohol Dependence An Overview Substance Abuse vs. Substance Dependence Withdrawal: What is it? Alcohol really is a drug How does it affect you?
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Alcohol Dependence Stats You Should Know What racial group in the U.S. has the highest % exhibiting substance abuse or dependence? (page 275, text) Top 5 1. Asian Americans (4.7%) 2. African Americans (8.3%) 3. White Americans (9.6%) 4. Hispanic Americans (9.8%) 5. Native Americans (20.2%)
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A Few More Stats 47% of high school seniors in the U.S. that have recently consumed alcohol 43% of college students binge drink at least 1x/year, half of those 6x/month or more. College stats are higher than the same age non-collegiate people Alcohol is a factor in 40% of academic problems and 28% of dropouts ~600,000 college students/year are physically or emotionally traumatized or sexually assaulted by a student drinker The number of female binge drinkers among college students increased 30% from 1993 to 2001
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DSM-IV-TR The details (don’t worry, everyone gets a copy!) “Substance dependence is a cluster of cognitive, behavioral, and physiological symptoms indicating that the individual continues use of the substance despite significant substance related problem.” Alcohol dependence is present when a person’s pattern of use is compulsive and they have significant portions of time devoted to their alcohol use. It also can be characterized by the appearance of withdrawal
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2010 for the course PSYCHOLOGY psy1000 taught by Professor Cico during the Fall '09 term at Brevard Community College.

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- Substance Abuse Alcohol Dependence Treatment Presented by Bonnie Klein Alcohol Dependence Case Study 42 year old male Alcohol Dependence An

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