Recent research on human brain development is generating findings of great interest to the field of substance abuse prevention. For example, did you know that the human brain continues to develop physiologically until at least the early twenties? This course provides information on how the brain functions, how the brain develops in young people, and what the effects on the brain are for various substances. The course concludes by outlining the implications of adolescent brain information for substance abuse prevention work.
Approximate Completion Time: 3 Hours