Misusers Sentence Examples
Many drug misusers, however, take a cocktail of drugs and alcohol including hallucinogens, cannabis and prescribed drugs such as benzodiazepines.
The aim of Tier 2 services is to engage drug misusers in treatment and to reduce drug-related harm.
Of the 36 bodies who were officially consulted few had any representation from GPs who were actively engaged in treating drug misusers.
The vast majority of people who have used drugs at some stage in their lives do not become problematic drug misusers.
Arguably, crack misusers in Britain have the health and welfare support systems needed to make even greater treatment gains.Advertisement
Most were involved in a limited way with managing substance misusers.
Our review of treatments for opiate misusers in a primary care setting was constrained by resources (time, staff ).
For many misusers, alcohol is integral to the way they manage the sharp swings in mood associated with crack.
Numbers entering treatment are up by 89% since 1998 but we need to get to more drug misusers into treatment.
For example, chaotic pregnant misusers may benefit from inpatient assessment, stabilization and detoxification where appropriate.Advertisement
But there is emerging evidence and practice examples as to how stimulant misusers should be catered for in drug services.
The NTA are planning to consult shortly over the new framework Models of care for alcohol misusers.
However, not all drug misusers are able or willing to reduce or stop their drug taking.
Bear in mind that existing drug services may be seeing few cocaine misusers or failing to record those they do see.
The treatment of opiate misusers not using pharmacotherapy can also be effective, especially - but not exclusively - for young people.Advertisement
It is expected that this will be the main provision for many stimulant misusers whose treatment may not involve pharmacotherapy.
The report found that 1 in 60 prisoners were involved in providing support to substance misusers.