Total CE Credit Hours: 9
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/100993
About the Course:
From Chocolate to Morphine is the definitive guide to drugs and drug use from one of America’s most respected and best-known doctors. This enormously popular book—the best and most authoritative resource for unbiased information about how drugs affect the mind and body—covers a wide range of available substances from coffee to marijuana, antihistamines to psychedelics, steroids to smart drugs, and discusses probable effects, precautions, and alternatives. Now expanded and updated to cover such drugs as Oxycontin, Ecstasy, Prozac, and ephedra and to address numerous ongoing issues, including the war on drugs, marijuana for therapeutic use, the overuse of drugs for children diagnosed with ADHD, and more, From Chocolate to Morphine is an invaluable resource.
This course is based on the book, From Chocolate to Morphine: Everything You Need to Know About Mind-Altering Drugs created by Andrew Weil, M.D. and Winifred Rosen
Publication Date:2004 Revised and Updated
Course Material Authors
Course Material Authors authored the material only, and were not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about drugs and drug use. It is appropriate for all levels of participants' knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Explain why people use drugs.
- Describe a user's relationship with drugs.
- Differentiate between the different types of drugs.
- List alternatives to taking drugs.
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