Chapter 13. Drug-Induced Psychosis

  1. Dr Peter Phillips PhD, MSc, RMN, PGCAP, FHEA senior lecturer honorary lecturer member specialist3,
  2. Dr Olive McKeown PhD, MSc, Dip N, CELTT, Cert Obst, RMN, RGN visiting lecturer specialist lecturer practitioner senior lecturer4 and
  3. Tom Sandford BSc (Hons), Dip N, RGN, RMN executive director policy adviser regional director general manager Head member5
  1. Hülya Bilgin PhD, M.Sc assistant professor lecturer researcher supervisor1,
  2. Murat Soncul PhD research fellow2 and
  3. Dr Peter Phillips PhD, MSc, RMN, PGCAP, FHEA senior lecturer honorary lecturer member specialist3

Published Online: 9 SEP 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314571.ch13

Dual Diagnosis: Practice in Context

Dual Diagnosis: Practice in Context

How to Cite

Bilgin, H., Soncul, M. and Phillips, P. (2009) Drug-Induced Psychosis, in Dual Diagnosis: Practice in Context (eds P. Phillips, O. McKeown and T. Sandford), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314571.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 3

    City University London, UK

  2. 4

    St George's University, London, UK

  3. 5

    Royal College of Nursing, London, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Florence Nightingale School of Nursing, Istanbul University, Turkey

  2. 2

    University College London, UK

  3. 3

    City University London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 SEP 2009
  2. Published Print: 23 OCT 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405180092

Online ISBN: 9781444314571

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Keywords:

  • drug-induced psychosis;
  • dual diagnosis - a common problem;
  • comorbidity of schizophrenia and cannabis use;
  • substance use and psychosis - aetiology;
  • cannabis substances - potentially leading to psychotic illness;
  • newer ‘recreational’ drugs in psychotic illness development;
  • mental illness increasing vulnerability to substance use disorders;
  • psychotic illness and drug and alcohol use - model of relationships;
  • substance use and attempt at self-management of symptoms

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Dual diagnosis: a common problem

  • The relationship between substance use and psychosis: aetiology

  • A model of relationships between psychotic illness and drug and alcohol use

  • Conclusion

  • References