Discussion Board 306
Number of sources: 3
Throughout the course, you will participate in 6 class-wide Discussion Board Forums. You must submit a 250-word thread in response to the provided prompt. For each of your threads, you must support your assertions with at least 2 citations in current APA format from at least 1 source. Each reply must cite at least 1 source. Each source must be referenced at the end of each thread and reply post. Acceptable sources include textbooks, scholarly sources/articles, and online sources approved by the instructor. You are permitted to use first person in your discussion boards.
Topics: 1. Substances of abuse
Question/Prompt: Write your thread on 1 of the following topics:
1. Which of the substances you’ve read about in Inaba and Cohen chs. 3â€“7.30 concern you the most? Why?
When I read â€œmethamphetamine over time releases more dopa- mine and norepinephrine in a meth addictâ€™s brain than does the relationship she has with her childrenâ€ (Inaba and Cohen, 2014). It put meth addiction in a new light for me. My older sister has struggled for over 25 years with addiction.
Inaba, Darryl, and Cohen, William E. Uppers, Downers, All Arounders: Physical and Mental Effects of Psychoactive Drugs. Eighth edition. Medford, Oregon: CNS Publications, Inc., 2014.