In this project, you should identify abused substances and their various effects.
Complete this project with option 1) written paper
Include the following:
- Explain the psychology and physiology of addiction.
- Identify specific drug substances covering the following categories: stimulants, depressants, narcotics, hallucinogens, and cannabis.
- Discuss the addiction potential of various abused substances, what effects they have, and withdrawal symptoms.
- Discuss how prescription drugs can be abused and lead to addiction.
Use at least three outside sources, such as articles from the University Library.
Option 1): Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper
Format your paper or presentation consistent with APA guidelines.
Book used in class:
Levinthal, C. F. (2012). Drugs, behavior, and modern society (7th ed.). Boston, MA: Pearson.