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Quaaludes: The Drug Library

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Ludes…vitamin Q…sopers…quaaludes. These illegal psychoactive drugs have a high potential for abuse. The strength and purity of quaaludes sold on the street is unpredictable and dangerous. Though they initially seem to make the user feel livelier, friendlier, and more confident, quaaludes actually have significant sedating effects. Because they sometimes make the user feel invincible, quaaludes have been linked to automobile accidents, deliberate and accidental suicides, and drownings. In Quaaludes, author Maryann Ziemer explores the physical, emotional, historical, and societal effects of quaaludes.

This course is based on the book, Quaaludes: The Drug Library created by Maryann Ziemer

Journal/Publisher:

Enslow Publishers Inc.

Publication Date:

1997 First Edition

Course Material Author

Maryann Ziemer

Maryann Ziemer writes about health and science subjects.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially substance abuse counselors, psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about the abuse of quaaludes. It is appropriate for an introductory level to intermediate level of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Summarize the history of Quaaludes.

  2. Describe the effects of Quaalude use.

  3. Identify the consequences of Quaalude use.

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Course Number 100963
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