substance-abuse disorders, however, have not increased among children, teenagers, and adolescents.
Army regulations required him to have substance-abuse counseling, but commanders never sent him.
At the same time, four of six staff positions for the substance-abuse office at Fort Carson sat empty.
A dual diagnosis is a person who is mentally ill and has a substance-abuse problem.
If helping people with substance-abuse problems is your main concern, you know where to start.
substance abuse n.
Excessive use of a potentially addictive substance, especially one that may modify body functions, such as alcohol and drugs. Also called chemical abuse.