Substance Use Disorders-Opioid

Your grade will reflect both the quality of your initial post and the depth of your responses. Before you begin, please reference the Discussion Forum Grading Rubric for guidance on how your discussion will be evaluated. Much of our text reading this week focuses on substance use and addictive disorders. Read and discuss the articles on opioid use disorders. Utilizing the biopsychosocial perspective, explain the substance-related or addictive disorder and your research (reference article) through the model of health psychology. In your posting, analyze how the following factors potentially contribute to risk for developing a substance use disorder synthesizing research regarding these factors in order to support your statements. • Biological factors • Psychosocial aspects • Prevention of the disorder • Treatment of the disorder • Reasons for relapse