Life Skills for Burundian Refugees, Volume 2, Topic 8: Alcohol Abuse

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Abstract:

This twenty-page document in Kirundi and English educates people about alcohol abuse, examining excessive drinking and the refugee experience. It explains intoxication, signs of dependence and abuse, and effects of alcohol on family and health including medications, pregnancy, and driving. The document discusses the benefits of drinking less, alternatives to drinking, and advice on how to get help. The USCRI's complete Life Skills for Burundian Refugees resource is also available at www.refugees.org

Author(s):
U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Keywords:
Alcohol, Alcoholic intoxication, Driving, Refugees, Substance abuse
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
1/1/2009
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