1. Examine historical patterns as well as current views on the causes and treatment of substance dependence.

2. Explain how substance addiction has ethical and legal ramifications.

3. Determine what elements impact violence.

4. Identify at-risk populations for violence, as well as the role of public health in combating the violence epidemic.

5. APA format, Word document, Arial 12 font, 3 evidence-based references, and at least 600 words are necessary.