• voices
  • Complex hallucinations are those of voices, music, or other sounds that may or may not be clear, may be familiar or completely unfamiliar, and friendly or aggressive, among other possibilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • methamphetamine
  • In an Australian study of 309 active methamphetamine users, 18% had experienced a clinical level psychosis in the past year. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Japanese study of recovery from methamphetamine psychosis reported a 64% recovery rate within 10 days rising to an 82% recovery rate at 30 days after methamphetamine cessation. (wikipedia.org)
  • This snapshot centers on Arizona's most pressing substance abuse related- issues, which can be broadly divided into three categories: alcohol, methamphetamine, and emerging issues. (azlibrary.gov)
  • Though alcohol use is the most prevalent substance used by Arizona's youth, some of our young people are abusing a drug which can have a quicker, more destructive impact: methamphetamine. (azlibrary.gov)
  • There is also a dispropor-tionate use of methamphetamine by adult females receiving drug treatment services, Executive Summary The Impact of Substance Abuse: A Snapshot of Arizona - 2- suggesting that girls may continue to use methamphetamine at higher rates into adult-hood. (azlibrary.gov)
  • The number of individuals seeking treatment for methamphetamine and the cost of treating individuals for addiction to this substance continue to be remarkably high- an indicator of just how devastating the drug can be. (azlibrary.gov)
  • Though issues surrounding methamphetamine and alcohol are familiar to many policy-makers, new epidemiological data point to emerging issues in substance abuse that must be addressed. (azlibrary.gov)
  • acute
  • However, there is evidence that caffeine, in extreme acute doses or when severely abused for long periods of time, may induce psychosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ms. J, a 19-year-old college sophomore, was admitted to the Early Psychosis Unit at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) displaying signs of agitation and acute psychosis. (psychiatrictimes.com)
  • known
  • Simple visual hallucinations without structure are known as phosphenes and those with geometric structure are known as photopsias. (wikipedia.org)
  • Between 1968 and the late 1980s, Fischer developed a model for altered states of consciousness in several stages known as the perception-hallucination continuum. (wikipedia.org)
  • The events of the first LSD trip, now known as "Bicycle Day", after the bicycle ride home, proved to Hofmann that he had indeed made a significant discovery: a psychoactive substance with extraordinary potency, capable of causing significant shifts of consciousness in incredibly low doses. (wikipedia.org)
  • dopamine
  • Meta-analyses of these drugs show either no difference in effects, or a moderate effect size , suggesting that the mechanism of psychosis is more complex than an overactive dopamine system. (wikipedia.org)
  • abuse
  • In 2011, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) estimated a total of 1.25 million illicit-drug-related ED visits across the US, of which 455,668 were marijuana related. (psychiatrictimes.com)
  • Factors responsible are thought to be related to various viral epidemics, vitamin D deficiencies, population densities, prenatal malnutrition, substance abuse, and additional interaction and protective factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • 30 The Impact of Substance Abuse: A Snapshot of Arizona - 1- The Impact of Substance Abuse: A Snapshot of Arizona E very two years, the Arizona Substance Abuse Epidemiology Work Group, staffed by the Division for Substance Abuse Policy of the Governor's Office for Children, Youth and Families ( GOCYF), pro-duces a statewide Substance Abuse Epidemi-ology Profile, which compiles key substance abuse- related findings. (azlibrary.gov)
  • It also touches on the substance abuse- specific indicators set forth by the Governor's Children's Cabinet. (azlibrary.gov)
  • Some argue (though far from universally accepted-see those who espouse secular humanism)spirituality is intimately linked to resolving mental health issues, managing substance abuse, marital functioning, parenting, and coping. (wikipedia.org)