NHTSA Webcast: Psychopharmacology

August 16, 2017 10 a.m. PST | Online Webcast | View Recording

This webcast explores the current research and findings on the relationships among substance abuse, brain chemistry, and tools for improved outcomes in traffic matters.

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After attending this webcast, judges will be able to:

  1. Cite the current statistics on various aspects of American drug usage;
  2. Identify the basic physiology and function of brain regions;
  3. Explain the effects of alcohol, marijuana, cocaine, methamphetamine, and opiates on the brain; and
  4. Explore how addiction affects outcomes for defendants in traffic matters.

This webcast is brought to you through generous funding from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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