What exactly do you need to know about substance use disorders? The outline doesn't say. But since substance use disorders also shows up in the DSM, you have all the more reason to get them understood.
We're not going to spell out all of the details about the topic here. But we can link you to some helpful sources of info. Start with these:
The two sites above should cover you, but for more reading on substance use disorders try:
- HUMAN DEVELOPMENT, DIVERSITY AND BEHAVIOR IN THE ENVIRONMENT, 31%
- ASSESSMENT, DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT PLANNING is 26% of the exam
- PSYCHOTHERAPY, CLINICAL INTERVENTIONS AND CASE MANAGEMENT is another 25%
- PROFESSIONAL ETHICS AND VALUES makes up 18%.
Happy studying and good luck!