Chapter 18: Severe mental illness and substance abuse

Which of the following are true regarding alcohol use?

 
 
 
 
 

The estimated prevalence rates of substance abuse amongst the severely mentally ill in the UK range from …

 
 
 
 

Which of the following statements is correct regarding smoking cessation programmes for people with schizophrenia?

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the following assessment of substance misuse scales are useful for patients with severe mental illness?

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the following statements are true regarding a manualised group-based intervention aimed at helping outpatients reduce their substance abuse?

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the following statements are correct regarding cannabis use?

 
 
 
 
 

Green et al (2005) found the lifetime misuse of cannabis in people with psychosis was?

 
 
 
 
 

Clark et al (2004) found the prevalence of benzodiazepine use in people with bipolar disorder and substance abuse was?

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the following statements are correct with regard to smoking intervention studies?

 
 
 
 

Ziedonis and Trudeau (1997) found which of the following substances required higher motivational levels in order to quit?

 
 
 
 
 

Studies on the complex interactions between psychiatric disorder, violence and substance misuse have found that …

 
 
 
 

The percentage of under detection of substance use may be as high as?

 
 
 
 
 

The use of crack cocaine …

 
 
 
 
 

The co-occurence of severe mental illness and use of substances is associated with which of the following?

 
 
 
 
 

There are no valid treatment models in substance abuse treatment applied to outpatients …

 
 

Which of the following have been suggested to prevent cocaine addiction relapse?

 
 
 
 
 

There is a high correlation between alcoholism and …

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the following substances are among those most commonly used by people with severe mentally illness?

 
 
 
 
 

In an Australian National Survey (Chapple et al 2004) which of the following factors increased the odds of a patient with severe mental illness being a victim of violence?

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the following are parts of the five-stage scale determining the motivational level of the individual in terms of readiness to change?

 
 
 
 
 

Which of the following are true regarding the use of clozapine?

 
 
 
 
 

Serial and parallel treatment programmes require which of the following?

 
 
 
 
 

Elbogen et al (2005) found which of the following factors to contribute to medication non-adherence?