Uppers, Downers, All Arounders – Physical and Mental Effects of Psychoactive Drugs

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Over 400 colleges and universities have adopted this up-to-date user-friendly textbook addressing psychoactive drugs and compulsive behaviors. Wide-ranging research and extensive citations make this an excellent reference source.

The companion Study Guide, containing chapter outlines, guided reviews, practice tests, a drug identification table is available as a download when you purchase a new copy of the book. Click here for details. Key ideas and concepts are highlighted throughout the book. This technique along with the Study Guide aids readers in processing the materials. Instructor support materials are also available.

The content relies on the most current data and studies as well as practical information and interviews drawn from treatment professionals and their clients. The material gives perceptive insights into the complex fields of drug abuse, compulsive behaviors, addiction, treatment, recovery, and prevention.

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