Presents research-based principles of addiction treatment that can inform drug treatment programs and services in the criminal justice setting.
Provides guidelines for establishing epidemiology networks to monitor and assess drug abuse patterns and trends and emerging drug problems at community and State levels.
Explores the link between drug abuse and HIV/AIDS and discusses treatment options, populations most at risk, trends in HIV/AIDS, and ways to counter these trends.
Describes the science behind MDMA (ecstasy) abuse, including what it does to the brain, whether it is addictive, and the latest research regarding prevention and treatment of MDMA.
Presents research-based drug abuse prevention principles, an overview of program planning, and critical first steps for those learning about prevention.