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Buzzed - The Straight Facts About the Most Used and Abused Drugs from Alcohol to Ecstasy, 5th Edition

Author: Cynthnia Kuhn, PhD, Scott Schwartzwelder, PhD, and Wilkie Wilson, PhD
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Course Created: 2019

Practice Level: Intermediate

Book Required Duration: 15 hours
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Course Summary

The fully updated and revised 5th edition of Buzzed provides straightforward information on the most commonly used drugs in an interesting and accessible manner. Topics covered include the physiological as well as the behavioral effects of commonly abused drugs.

Course Format

This course is based on a book and a post test. When you're ready, purchase the test by clicking the "Add To Cart" button. This will let you take the test and receive your certificate for CE credits.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the psychological and physiological effects and dangers of alcohol.
  • Describe the psychological and physiological effects and dangers of caffeine.
  • Describe the psychological and physiological effects and dangers of ecstasy.
  • Describe the psychological and physiological effects and dangers of hallucinogens.
  • Describe the psychological and physiological effects and dangers of herbal drugs.
  • Describe the psychological and physiological effects and dangers of inhalants.
  • Describe the psychological and physiological effects and dangers of marijuana.
  • Describe the psychological and physiological effects and dangers of nicotine.
  • Describe the psychological and physiological effects and dangers of opioids.
  • Describe the psychological and physiological effects and dangers of sedatives.
  • Describe the psychological and physiological effects and dangers of steroids.
  • Describe the psychological and physiological effects and dangers of stimulants
  • Explain basic brain functioning and the effects of specific drugs.
  • Recognize the principles of addiction.
  • Identify basic legal issues involved in drug issues.

Course Syllabus

  • Alcohol
  • Caffeine
  • Ecstasy
  • Hallucinogens
  • Herbal
  • Drugs
  • Inhalants
  • Marijuana
  • Nicotine
  • Opioids
  • Sedatives
  • Steroids
  • Stimulants
  • Brain Basics
  • Drug Basics
  • Addiction
  • Legal Issues

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