Concerned significant others of persons with substance use disorder

Project: Research

Description

Concerned significant others of a person with substance use disorder face psychological, social and financial problems caused by the subtance abuse of their loved one. Tradionally health care orginizations focus on the person with substance use disorder and pay less attention to their concerned significant other. In the Netherlands there is less information available about concerned significant others of persons with substance abuse. To develop a family care aproach for the significant other it's necessary to provide insight in the charasteristics of the concerned significant others of persons with substance use disorder.

Key findings

Significant Others, family care, substance abuse, addiction, substance use disorder,
Short titleConnection
StatusActive
Effective start/end date1/09/171/09/21