Chronic Illness – Substance Abuse: “Living with Chronic Illness that ran on the “Today Show” on 1/25/07 with Meredith Vieira
Introduction: In this section, provide an overview of the issue/topic area to be discussed.
Describe the topic of the paper
Provide an overview of the topic to be addressed in the paper, previewing the major points.
Define/describe the selected issue/topic
Select from the following, and list the issue/topic to be discussed
Misconceptions held by the general public in relationship to the medical condition.
Analyze a minimum of three sources for:
Two interventions that may facilitate independence
Two factors that may act as restraining forces. The restraining forces are those things can possibly lead to the person not taking advantage of the interventions available. Two restraining forces can be the lack of education regarding the harmful effects of alcohol abuse and the “normalization” of drinking.
Use your sources to support the interventions and factors