Psychotherapy is the best treatment for bipolar disorder client with alcohol and illicit drugs problems
We are grateful to the services provided by your ministry to our mental health clients suffering from the problem of alcohol and drugs addiction. Through the services of your ministry, our clients can now access different pharmacological therapies such as psychiatric medication and opiate treatment, including buprenorphine, methadone and other illicit drugs. Letter for Minister of Parliament.
Nonetheless, in order to get better results for our clients suffering from psychological disorders related to alcohol and drugs addiction issues these medications should be accompanied by psychotherapy services. It is from this background that this letter stresses the importance of nurse/psychologist-patient relationship through client assessment and the different pharmacotherapy used in treatment of psychiatric client with alcohol and other drugs problems. The letter also focuses on the provision of psychotherapy services for our clients. Letter for Minister of Parliament.
In summary, this letter recognises and acknowledges the effort done by Federal Ministry for health and aging in regards to provision of pharmacological therapies to the client of mental health, alcohol and other drugs addiction problems. The paper also argues that the provision of non-pharmacological options such as psychotherapy services beside the pharmacological would provide better outcomes to our clients. Letter for Minister of Parliament.
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