Write a 750-1,000-word paper on some of the major substances of abuse. Include the following in your paper:
- Describe three major substances of abuse based on your topical readings.
- Describe which substances are considered more addictive than others and why.
- Define physical addiction, tolerance, and withdrawal.
- Describe physical addiction, tolerance, and withdrawal.
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This benchmark assignment assesses the following programmatic competency:
BS Behavioral Health Science, Substance Use Disorders
6.1: Distinguish the various substances of abuse and their effect on the human body.