Substance Use Disorders
Controlled Drug User
A long-term drug user who has never been in specialized treatment and who displays levels of occupational status and educational achievement similar to the general population.
Free-based cocaine boiled down into crystalline balls.
The association of an aversive stimulus with a behaviour the client wishes to reduce or eliminate.
A process of systematic and supervised withdrawal from substance use that is either managed in a residential setting or on an outpatient basis.
A substance that has a physiological effect when ingested or otherwise introduced into the body.
A variant of BSCT in which emphasis is put on controlled use rather than complete abstinence.
The strong subjective drive that addicts have to use a particular substance.
Delirium Tremens (DTs)
A severe form of alcohol withdrawal that involves sudden and severe mental or nervous system changes.