Are you aware of the many types of substances used and abused by young people today? Do you know where these substances come from and how they are used? This course will answer these questions and more, covering alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs. The course starts by reviewing the major categories of drugs in relation to federal classification schedules and criminal penalties. Then, individual profiles are presented for a broad range of substances. After you finish taking this course, you can come back to it as a reference source to look up information on specific drugs. Prevention workers, parents, teachers, or anyone else working with young people will benefit from the information in this course.
Approximate Completion Time: 2 Hours