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Substance Use Disorders and Nursing Care

This guide is to assist you in research topics related to addiction, treatment and recovery of these disorders as well as trauma-informed care, related stigma and harm reduction avenues. Here you will find information on the various substances commonly fo


Caring for special populations

High-risk substance use and substance use disorders have been linked to specialized populations, including youth, pregnant women and 2SLGBTQ+ populations. Diverse approaches to effectively care for these individuals including effective treatment modalities are identified throughout this module.

This module includes informative books, ebooks, journals, databases, videos, and more to assist you with learning and understanding more about the harms and risks associated with the use of alcohol and other drugs among specialized populations.


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