GLOSSARY

Continuum of Care

Exorbitant

Per capita: Latin prepositional phrase meaning "by heads" or "for each head"; i.e., per person or individual.

Psychosocial stressors

Psychotherapy

Socioeconomics: The social science that explains how economic activity affects and is shaped social processes.

Substance abuse: A disease that affects a person's brain and behavior and leads to an inability to control the use of a legal or illegal drug or medication (Mayo Clinic).

Vital expenses