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Berrien Springs, MI
49104-0211
 

Education Resources

Health-Nexus

http://www.health-nexus.com/substance_abuse.htm

This is a general easy-to-use site with everything in a master list. It includes areas on alcoholism, amphetamines, barbiturates, chemical dependency, cocaine, crack, depressants, ecstasy, hallucinogens, heroin, inhalants, LSD, marijuana, methadone, methamphetamine, narcotics, opiates, PCP, smoking tobacco, stimulants, substance abuse organizations, prevention, support groups and treatment.

It also contains an information guide for parents as well as links to the National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information, SALIS - Substance Abuse Librarians & Informational Specialists, resources, Gary O'Keefe Substance Abuse Information, Teen Abuse, CESAR - Center for Substance Abuse Research, NarcKnowledge, Partnership for a Drug-free America, StopDrugs.org, and the self medication hypothesis.

Listen Magazine

http://www.listenmagazine.org

Listen Magazine, celebrating positive choices longer than any other teen journal, offers positive celebrity role models, scientific facts, peer to peer stories, practical life skills, and positive alternatives to drug use. 32 page, 4-color glossy. There are accompanying teacher's guides (http://www.listenmagazine.com/powerpoint.htm). This magazine contains no commercial advertising.

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence

http://www.ncadd.org/

This site includes Facts, Programs, Communications, Publications, Links, History, News and a What's New Section. It is dedicated to fighting the stigma and the disease of alcoholism and other drug addictions.

National Institute on Drug Abuse

http://www.nida.nih.gov/

This website provides a wealth of information pertaining to drug abuse. It has sections for Students & Young Adults, Parents & Teachers, and Researchers & Health Professionals. It also features a newsroom, publications and companion websites.

Office of National Drug Control Policy

http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/

The principal purpose of ONDCP is to establish policies, priorities, and objectives for the Nation's drug control program. The goals of the program are to reduce illicit drug use, manufacturing, and trafficking, drug-related crime and violence, and drug-related health consequences. The site includes links to prevention, treatment, state and local prevention and treatment options, drug facts, and sponsored programs, among others.

 
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