Understanding Stimulants, Including Methamphetamine, Cocaine and Prescription Stimulants

The new addictions course available on-line at PAHA is “Understanding Stimulants, Including Methamphetamine, Cocaine and Prescription Stimulants”. This is an 6-hour course that is available at our on-line training center anytime at http://substanceabusecounselortraining.com which covers the topic of Understanding Stimulants, Including Methamphetamine, Cocaine and Prescription Stimulants with a specific substance abuse focus for Nurses, Counselors, and other Health Professionals.

Here are the topics covered in this course:

  1. Stimulant Addiction, Tolerance, Dependence & Toxicity
  2. Neurobiological mechanism
  3. Clinical Aspects of Stimulant Use
  4. Cocaine
  5. Cocaine Pharmacological Effects
  6. Cocaine’s Health Effects
  7. Amphetamine-type Stimulants (ATS)
  8. Amphetamine-type Stimulants (ATS) Pharmacological Effects
  9. Amphetamine-type Stimulants (ATS) Synthetic CNS Stimulants
  10. ATS Licit and Illicit Forms
  11. Prescription Stimulant Pharmacological Effects
  12. Prescription Stimulant Availability
  13. Methamphetamine
  14. Acute Physiological Effects & Psychiatric effects of methamphetamine abuse
  15. Methamphetamine use and Pregnancy
  16. Methamphetamine Withdrawal
  17. Methamphetamine and Dopamine
  18. Medications used to treat Stimulant Use Disorders
  19. Ecstasy-type Stimulants
  20. Deadly Effects of Ecstasy

To enroll in this course on-line please visit http://substanceabusecounselortraining.com. For more information about our face-to-face courses, please see our schedule at: http://addictionsprofessional.com/csac-certification/our-schedule

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