Author | Mark Ilgen, PhD


The Link Between Substance Abuse, Violence, and Suicide

January 20, 2011


Emerging research suggests that some individuals with particular types of substance use and abuse may be more likely to engage in suicidal behaviors. For example, those who use opiates, cocaine, or sedatives may have a noticeably higher risk of suicide than those who use other drugs.

Substance Use Disorders, Second Edition

May 01, 2007


The highly readable and informativesecond edition of Substance Use Disorders,by Stuart Gitlow, is a valuablehandbook for treatment providers ofall specialties.