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Substance abuse, could also be seen as a drug abuse habit or maybe a psychological disorder in general. It mainly focusses on a condition in which the use of one or more substances leads to a clinically significant impairment or distress.


The Truth about what drug addiction entails

Causes of Substance Abuse

QR Code for DSM - IV on Substance Dependency

Mental Health Professionals uses the DSM IV when working with patients in order to better understand their illness and potential treatment. Most importantly it helps to identify what the criteria is for diagnosing someone as being addicted to a substance.

Substance Abuse

Definition of Drug Abuse: Drug abuse, is the continuous use of a drug in which the user consumes the substance in amounts or with methods which are harmful to themselves. (


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