Homeostasis and the internal regulatory processes are both concepts relating to the substance use and family functioning. Discuss how they impact treatment interventions.
This discussion question meets the following NASAC Standards:
6) Appreciate the importance of family, social networks, and community systems in the treatment and recovery process.
95) Understand the characteristics and dynamics of families, couples, and intimate dyads affected by addiction.
98) Help members of the family, couple, or intimate dyed understand the interaction between their system and addiction.
104) Describe how addiction affects families and significant/concerned others.