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Resource Guide: Screening for Drug Use in General Medical Settings

Impresa en abril del 2009.  Actualizada en Marzo del 2012.

Provides clinicians serving adult populations in general medical settings with the tools and procedures necessary to conduct screening, brief intervention, and/or treatment referral for patients who may have or be at risk of developing a substance use disorder.

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Principles of Drug Abuse Treatment for Criminal Justice Populations - A Research-Based Guide

Impresa en septiembre del 2006.  Actualizada en enero del 2012.

Presents research-based principles of addiction treatment that can inform drug treatment programs and services in the criminal justice setting.

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Commonly Abused Prescription Drugs Chart

Impresa en septiembre del 2002.  Actualizada en octubre del 2011.

Offers a list prescription drugs commonly abused, including depressants, opioids and morphine derivatives, and stimulants, and provides their common and street names, how they are generally administered, and their potential health effects.

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Marijuana: Download the Facts Poster (Teaching Guide)

Impresa en septiembre del 2011

Front: Targets teens and young adults, emphasizing three essential messages about smoking marijuana: it is addictive, it can lead to school failure, and it impairs driving. Back: Four lesson plans for teachers, including critical-thinking activity worksheets and answer keys. Reviews basic marijuana facts. Helps students differentiate between fact and opinion, understand the importance of sources, analyze an editorial cartoon, and realize how messages about drugs are communicated, overtly and hidden, in songs and music videos. See also Heads Up: Real News About Drugs and Your Body—Year 11-12 Compilations for Students and Teachers.

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Heads Up: Real News About Drugs and Your Body

Impresa en agosto del 2003.  Actualizada en agosto del 2011.

An educational collaboration between the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) and Scholastic Inc., this series provides science-based information about the effects of drugs and drug abuse on the brain and body through a variety of print and Web formats, including teen articles, classroom lessons, student worksheets, and posters. All of these materials are free.

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Commonly Abused Drugs Chart

Actualizada en Marzo del 2011.

Lists substances of abuse, including tobacco, alcohol, illicit and prescription drugs, listing their common and street names, how they are generally administered, and their potentially harmful health effects.

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2010 Strategic Plan

Impresa en septiembre del 2010

Outlines NIDA’s drug abuse and addiction research strategic priorities for the next 5 years, focusing on prevention, treatment, HIV/AIDS, and other cross-cutting issues.

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Drugs, Brains, and Behavior: The Science of Addiction

Impresa en abril del 2007.  Actualizada en agosto del 2010.

Provides scientific information about the disease of drug addiction, including the many harmful consequences of drug abuse and the basic approaches that have been developed to prevent and treat the disease.

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Research Training at NIDA

Impresa en junio del 2010
This update to NIDA's Research Training Brochure provides the latest information on training and career development grants that aim to provide such support.

Equips teachers and students in grades 9 through 12 with interactive curriculum on the neurobiology of the brain as a result of drug abuse and addiction.

The Brain: Understanding Neurobiology Through the Study of Addiction

Impresa en enero del 2000.  Actualizada en Marzo del 2010.
Equips teachers and students in grades 9 through 12 with interactive curriculum on the neurobiology of the brain as a result of drug abuse and addiction.

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