What Are The Traumatic Effects That May Lead To Drug Use?

ACCREDITED SENIOR PSYCHOTHERAPIST / COUNSELLOR -Dr.Fawzy Masaoud-LONDON, ENGLAND

Our
community accepts, and in some cases values, drug use. Alcohol is a central
part of many people’s lives. Medicinal drugs are widely used and vital to the
health of our community. They are sometimes misused. Illicit drugs are
currently used for their psychoactive properties, but potentially some could be
used for medicinal purposes (for example, cannabis and heroin).

Defining
some drugs as ‘illegal’ and ‘demonising’ the users has not eliminated their
use.

Some
users suffer serious health or other problems as a result of their drug
use.

Psychoactive drugs will
cause changes to consciousness by changing the biochemistry of the body. Though
psychoactive drugs are considered a problem in many societies, they are used in
almost every society, though not necessarily in a way that causes harm or
distress.

Many
societies intentionally use drugs in rituals or for recreation, yes such drugs
are so much a part of our…

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