Topic: Drug Use in Mental Health Consumers
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.