Can we cure drug addicts?. No cure is available, but addiction can be treated effectively. Effective Treatment for Addicts. Treatment is effective when the addict follows the prescribed treatment regimen (usually involving but not limited to) : abstaining from drug use
No cure is available, but addiction can be treated effectively.
Full recovery is a challenge but it is possible …
In Treating Addiction…
We Need to Keep Our Eye on
the Real Targets!
Discuss the answers to the following questions for tomorrow’s in class essay questions (150 words)
After 5 years – if you are sober, you probably will stay that way.
Dennis et al, Eval Rev, 2007