Drug rehab?

  1. I have a question:

    does rehabilitation nursing also apply to drug rehab? because i would like to be a nurse in a drug rehab center but i didn't really know what it would be called.

    if anyone is in this field could they let me know how it is?? thanks
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  2. 3 Comments

  3. by   GooeyRN
    I am also curious, so I am subbing!
  4. by   MS._Jen_RN
    The Rehabilitation talked about here (and anywhere else I've seen) is only physical rehabilitation (although there's more than the physical involved a lot of the time). Try "substance abuse nursing", just a guess.
    ~Jen
  5. by   EricJRN
    For discussions about nursing related to substance abuse and other mental health issues, check out the Psychiatric Nursing Forum.

    http://allnurses.com/forums/f46/

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