Vocational Characteristics of Substance Abusers Admitted to a Therapeutic Community
It has been documented by Feinberg (1973), Bromet and Moos (1976) and others that substance abuse problems are normally accompanied by a loss of ability to perform vocationally. Persons who seek treatment for alcohol and drug problems often report extremely poor work histories, and are seldom employed at the time of admission for inpatient treatment.
KeywordsSubstance Abuser Alcoholic Patient Therapeutic Community Vocational Characteristic Vocational Productivity
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