Substance Abuse and Dependence

Duration: 4 hours

Hospitals and emergency wards often see injuries and accidents due to drug abuse. Prisons and the legal system are witnesses to strong connections between crime and drug abuse and dependence. In this course, you will learn about the most common drugs and how they are classified. It Includes material on the short and long-term effects each drug may have on physical human health and behaviour.


Please note: Course notes are provided in PDF format for your convenience and can be downloaded to print or view on your device.

Self Assessment Test