Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102688
About the Course:
This course examines methamphetamine use. It includes: what methamphetamine is, scope of use in the US, how it is misused, how methamphetamine is manufactured, how it is different from other stimulants such as cocaine, what the immediate short-term effects of misuse are, what the long-term effects of misuse are, the risks of methamphetamine misuse during pregnancy, misuse of methamphetamine and risk for contracting HIV/AIDS and hepatitis B and C, effective treatments for misuse, and treatments that are under development for methamphetamine use and addiction.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Methamphetamine created by National Institute of Drug Abuse in 2019.
Course Material Author
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Acknowledge the highly addictive qualities and societal consequences of methamphetamine misuse.
Identify the effects of methamphetamine while using, and those that persist after abstinence.
Summarize the treatments available.
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