A group of disorders in which alcohol or other drugs are used to the extent that the individual’s social, academic, or occupational functioning becomes impaired. The individual may be either psychologically dependent or physically addicted to the drug.
Links to other sites
Listed below are links that may provide you with more information about Substance use disorders. Alpine Clinic does not sponsor or endorse any of these sites, nor do we guarantee their accuracy. These links are provided for your general education and information only, and should not be relied upon for personal diagnosis or treatment. If you have any questions, please contact your health care provider.
Mental Health Net - Substance Abuse & Alcoholism Resources
PREVLINE: Drugs, Alcohol, Drug Abuse, Prevention, Treatment, Education, Resources, National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information, Drug News, Smoking
Mental Health Net - Alcohol/Substance Dependence Symptoms