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Wk 5 Assignment – Psychotherapeutic, Prescription, and Over-the-Counter Drug Abuse Analysis [due Mon]
Psychotherapeutic, prescription, and over-the-counter drugs can be abused, and this can affect the individual, society, and the correctional setting.
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word analysis on the consequences of psychotherapeutic, prescription, and over-the-counter drug abuse. Include the following:
Describe the physiological effects of two to three psychotherapeutic, prescription, or over-the-counter drugs.Explain potential consequences that an individual may encounter from abusing these drugs.Describe possible consequences of abusing these drugs that may adversely affect society.Describe possible connections between these drugs and the correctional setting.Describe possible intervention strategies for dealing with the abuse of these drugs in the correctional setting.
Include a minimum of three sources.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.