Explore the relationship between co-occurring disorders and older persons. Prepare a written presentation suitable for delivery in a senior living center regarding the issues involved in co-occurring orders for older persons.
Be sure to include the following:
- Discuss issues in assessment and screening that warrant consideration for older persons.Explore the unique challenges that are faced by older adults that may influence the development of co-occurring disorders. Refer to alcohol abuse, over the counter medications, and prescription drug use.Discuss how drug use may affect psychological health in older persons
Support your paper with at least five scholarly resources.
Length: 5-7 pages, not including title and reference pages.
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards.