Tobin Overview Early Adult
Lecture: Tobin Overview Early Adult
Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) Methadone Late Adult - Tobin
The DSM-V diagnostic criteria are reviewed with specific application to Kayla in early adulthood.
This need-to-know general addiction course gives healthcare providers knowledge on understanding addiction as a disease. After this course, the learner will: 1. Outline how addiction affects the brain. 2. Understand the different parts of the brain that aid in addiction. 3. Understand dopamine's role in addiction. 4. Explain how MAT assists a person with an addiction use disorder. 5. Identify the different types of medication assisted treatments. Running time: 46:35
This lecture focuses on discussing Kayla in the early adult life stage. We discuss how missing early diagnosis can manifest in more severe disorders, how treating Kayla during her pregnancy will differ from her adolescent stage, and how trauma has affected her at this life stage.