Drug Use in Mental Health Consumers

Topic: Drug Use in Mental Health Consumers
Order Description
Examine why people use psychoactive drugs and identify the harms associated with drug use for some people in some circumstances.

• Consumers with a mental illness

You may like to include any of the following in your submission:

• An analysis of the literature on your chosen group

Learning Outcome 3

Evaluate strategies to minimise the harm that may be associated with psychoactive drug use in a particular group.

You may like to undertake one of the following for your submission:

• A historical analysis of harm minimisation policies including an evaluation of the benefits of harm minimisation over this period of time and the challenges it has brought to the community.