Class Notes 4-26

Class Notes 4-26 - Class Notes 4/26 Drug Treatment Rehab is...

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Class Notes: 4/26 Drug Treatment Rehab is good if people are sufficiently motivated to go there – the person decides to go to clean up like Drug courts – local level, give local magistrates to sentence someone to treatment instead of jail Treatment should me given free – if people are put in rehab, it is about $7 less in other expenses – criminal justice system, loss of productivity, etc. – it is cost effective Employee assistance program – solve problem before it goes wrong; it is cheaper to help these people with their problems than to fire them and hire and train someone else to do that person’s job Drug Education 3 levels: primary, secondary, and tertiary Primary - prevention o People that have not yet used the drug o Get people to avoid using it o Abstinence o D.A.R.E. program o Reinforcer competition – old philosophy 1870’s Women’s Christian’s Temperance Movement – push for prohibition, began in Kansas “Lips that touch liquor shall touch ours” – you have a choice: you
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This note was uploaded on 02/25/2012 for the course CHEM 1341 taught by Professor Compton during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.

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Class Notes 4-26 - Class Notes 4/26 Drug Treatment Rehab is...

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