Hw lesson 43

1,189 views

Published on

Published in: Health & Medicine
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,189
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
763
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
3
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Hw lesson 43

  1. 1. What You’ll Learn1. Discuss steps teens can take to get help for someone who misuses or abuses drugs.2. Discuss what happens during formal intervention.3. List the kinds of treatment for people who are drug dependent. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  2. 2. What You’ll Learn4. Explain what happens during detoxification.5. Discuss why family members and friends of people who are drug dependent might need treatment. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  3. 3. Key Terms • honest talk • relapse • detoxification • inpatient care • outpatient care • halfway house • student-assistance program Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  4. 4. Formal Intervention • People who misuse or abuse drugs need help. • These people might be in denial and not wish to do anything about the misuse or abuse. However, people who know someone who misuses or abuses drugs do not need to deny this. They can be straightforward and try to get help. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  5. 5. What to Know About Formal Intervention• There are four steps to take when you want to get help for someone who is misusing or abusing drugs.1. List the person’s specific behaviors and signs of drug abuse. Write out a detailed list that describes specific situations and dates.2. Share the list with a responsible adult who can review what you have written and decide appropriate steps to take. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  6. 6. What to Know About Formal Intervention3. Know that you have made a responsible decision by sharing the list with an adult. Recognize that people who look the other way or make excuses for a person who abuses drugs are enablers. Be proud that you have made a responsible decision.4. Follow the advice of the adult who takes action. The adult might choose to contact a trained counselor or other health-care professional for a formal intervention. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  7. 7. What to Know About Formal Intervention• How a formal intervention helps – A formal intervention is an action by people, such as family members, who want a person to get treatment. – The goal is to help drug-dependent people recognize the effects of their drug misuse or abuse. – A trained counselor guides people through the formal intervention process because a formal intervention should be carefully planned. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  8. 8. What to Know About Formal Intervention – During a formal intervention, family members, friends, and other significant people describe the behavior of the person who is drug dependent, explain how it affects them, and explain that they want them to get treatment. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  9. 9. What to Know About Formal Intervention – It is best for a person who is drug dependent to enter treatment immediately after the formal intervention. – Family members often have packed a suitcase and made plans to take the person to a treatment facility immediately following the formal intervention. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  10. 10. What to Know About Formal Intervention• How honest talk helps – Family members, friends, and employers who use honest talk and I-messages often are successful at convincing a person who is drug dependent to agree to treatment. – Honest talk is the straightforward sharing of feelings. – An I-message is a statement that contains a specific behavior or event, the effect of the behavior or event on a person, and the emotions that result. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  11. 11. What to Know About Formal Intervention – People who are healthy recognize when other people are drug dependent and use honest talk and I-messages to express their feelings. – For example, a teen might say: • I feel that I cannot trust you when you lie about your drug use, and this stresses me. • I cannot bring friends over because I don’t know if you have been drinking; this makes me sad. • I cannot relax when you are out drinking with your friends because I worry that you might have an accident. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  12. 12. Treatment • People who are drug dependent need help to discontinue drug use. • It is important to make sure that a person uses the treatment approach that will work best for him or her to avoid a relapse. • A relapse is a return to a previous behavior or condition. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  13. 13. What to Know Before Selectinga Treatment Program• Involvement of the person in need of treatment – The person needing the treatment can be involved in selecting the type of treatment he or she will follow as he or she may have certain goals he or she wishes to accomplish. – People who have a say in their treatment often have greater chances of success because they know what their goals and values are. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  14. 14. What to Know Before Selectinga Treatment Program• Sometimes treatment might not be necessary. – The most difficult step for a person who is a drug abuser is to admit he or she has a problem. – People might recover on their own. However, they might need reinforcement for their actions. – Sometimes sitting down with a friend or family member might help a person share important feelings. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  15. 15. What to Know Before Selectinga Treatment Program• A person’s characteristics – A person who is married might have a support system in his or her spouse. – A person’s job might be a consideration in treatment outcomes. This person might not need to worry about finding work, which would resolve many problems. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  16. 16. What to Know Before Selectinga Treatment Program• Follow-up procedures – In any treatment, the follow-up procedures need to be taken into account. For example, are there group therapy sessions periodically after treatment? Is a counselor available for advice? Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  17. 17. What to Know Before Selectinga Treatment Program• Environment – The recommended treatment should take into account an environment that increases the chances of success. – The person might need to change his or her physical environment so that he or she is not pressured by peers to use drugs and so that a source of drugs is not readily available. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  18. 18. Treatment Options• There are many different kinds of treatments available to a person who misuses and abuses drugs.• Detoxification – Detoxification is the process in which an addictive substance is withdrawn from the body. – Withdrawal symptoms are unpleasant reactions that occur when a person who is physically dependent on a drug no longer takes it. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  19. 19. Treatment Options• Inpatient care – Inpatient care is a treatment that requires a person to stay overnight at a facility. – The main advantages of inpatient care are the medical supervision and the drug-free setting. – Inpatient care might last from a few weeks to a year—most last for 28 days. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  20. 20. Treatment Options• Outpatient care – Outpatient care is a treatment that does not require a person to stay overnight at a facility. – Outpatient care is offered by many hospitals and community treatment centers. – People in outpatient drug treatment programs can work or attend school while recovering from drug dependence. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  21. 21. Treatment Options• Halfway houses – A halfway house is a live-in facility that helps a person who is drug dependent gradually adjust to living independently. – Halfway houses provide food, shelter, drug treatment, job skills, and counseling. – They provide a supportive, drug-free environment for living. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  22. 22. Treatment Options• Recovery programs – There are many recovery programs available for people who are drug dependent, including some that deal with specific drug dependencies. – Narcotics Anonymous (NA) is a recovery program that helps people deal with narcotics dependence. – Cocaine Anonymous (CA) is a recovery program that helps people deal with cocaine abuse. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  23. 23. Treatment Options• School resources – Many schools offer resources to help students with drug problems. – A student-assistance program is a school- based program to help prevent and treat alcoholism and other drug dependencies. – Some schools also have recovery groups for students. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  24. 24. Treatment Options• Additional treatment options – Treatment programs are available for people affected by other people’s drug dependence. – These programs often focus on helping people who are codependent and enablers. – It might be difficult for people to stop being codependent and enablers because they do not want to let the person who is drug dependent suffer the consequences of his or her drug use. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  25. 25. Treatment Options Why do you think it is difficult for people to quit using drugs? Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  26. 26. 8A, 9A, 9B,Study Guide 12A, 16A1. Identify the following statements as true or false. _______ People in outpatient drug treatment programs true can work or attend school while recovering from drug dependence. _______ All inpatient care treatments last for false 28 days. _______ A formal intervention is an action by people, true such as family members, who want a person to get treatment. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  27. 27. 10B, 11A, 12A, 12BStudy Guide2. Fill in the blank with the appropriate term from the lesson. Narcotics Anonymous A. ___________________ is a recovery program that helps people deal with narcotics dependence. Cocaine Anonymous B. ___________________ is a recovery program that helps people deal with cocaine abuse. Withdrawal symptoms C. ___________________ are unpleasant reactions that occur when a person who is physically dependent on a drug no longer takes it. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  28. 28. 16AStudy Guide3. Why is the involvement of the person in need of treatment important before selecting a treatment program? People who have a say in their treatment often have a greater chance of success because they know what their goals and values are. Click the mouse button or press the space bar to display information.
  29. 29. Lesson Resourcestx.healthmh.com/interventiontx.healthmh.com/getting_helptx.healthmh.com/study_guide
  30. 30. To navigate within this Interactive Chalkboard product: Click the Forward button to go to the next slide. Click the Previous button to return to the previous slide. Click the Lesson Resources button to go to the Lesson Resources slide where you can access resources, such as transparencies, that are available for the lesson. Click the Menu button to close the lesson presentation and return to the Main Menu. If you opened the lesson presentation directly without using the Main Menu, this will exit the presentation. You also may press the Escape key [Esc] to exit and return to the Main Menu. Click the Help button to access this screen. Click the Health Online Button to access the Web page associated with the particular lesson you are working with. Click the Speaker button to hear the vocabulary term and definition when available.
  31. 31. This slide is intentionally blank.

×