Immerse yourself in an in-depth review of the chronic neurological disorder of drug addiction, how to screen for it, the related pathophysiology. Also explore options for withdrawal management, treatment, and behavioral health intervention.
In this lecture we describe Kayla's adolescence, including her substance use, family dynamics and mental health. We discuss what we should have done as providers and care givers to prevent the worsening of these illness's
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.
In this lecture we discuss the progression of Kayla's illnesses and how if left untreated through adolescence and early adulthood they can become more refractory to treatment and require a different approach.