Designer Drugs / Club Drugs

A designer drug is a controlled substance that has been designed to mimic the pharmacological effects of the original drug, while avoiding classification as illegal and/or detection in standard drug tests. Designer drugs include psychoactive substances that have been designated by the European Union as new psychoactive substances (NPS) as well as analogs of performance-enhancing drugs such as designer steroids. Some of these were originally synthesized by researchers in an effort to discover more potent derivatives with fewer side effects and were later co-opted for recreational use. Because the efficacy and safety of these substances have not been thoroughly evaluated in animal and human trials, the use of some of these drugs may result in unexpected side effects.

Club drugs tend to be used by teenagers and young adults at bars, nightclubs, concerts, and parties. Club drugs are a group of psychoactive drugs that include GHB, Rohypnol®, ketamine, MDMA (Ecstasy), methamphetamine, and LSD (acid). They act on the central nervous system and can cause changes in mood, awareness, and behavior. Club drugs, like most drugs, have nicknames that change over time or are different in different areas of the country.

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  1. Alcohol, Drugs, Body & Mind The Medical Consequences
    Alcohol, Drugs, Body & Mind The Medical Consequences
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    Viewers come to a much fuller understanding of the medical consequences of alcohol and drug abuse at the end of this serious, yet lively, presentation featuring Dr. John Keppler. Learn More
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    Alcohol, Drugs and the Brain
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    Alcohol, Drugs and the Brain is a complete overview of how alcohol and drugs affect the brain by University of Texas professor of pharmacology, Dr. Carlton Erickson. The difference between drug and alcohol abuse and dependence is explained, who is at risk, and how to get help. This title is a MUST HAVE for all treatment education and DUI programs.

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  3. Bath Salts, The Deadly Facts
    Bath Salts, The Deadly Facts
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    This video offers a gut-wrenching view of what happens to those who experiment with bath salts. Viewers will learn about the history and continued evolution of bath salts, and will recognize that these drugs are not only dangerous on a short-term basis, but because they are completely unstudied, they may also cause longterm damage to users’ health and mental states Learn More
  4. High on Spice
    High on Spice
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    In this hard-hitting program, viewers learn the dangers of a newly banned drug called Spice or K2. Until December 2010, Spice was legally sold around the country as incense (“not for human consumption”) in convenience stores, head shops and on the Internet. Learn More
  5. Hallucinogens & Designer Drugs
    Hallucinogens & Designer Drugs
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    Dr. Ohlms discusses what hallucinogens are and how they work on the user's mind and body. Learn More
  6. Designer Drugs: From the Rave to the Grave
    Designer Drugs: From the Rave to the Grave
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    In this program, viewers will learn exactly what designer drugs are, and look at some types of designer drugs that are recreationally abused. Learn More
  7. Ecstasy: When the Party's Over
    Ecstasy: When the Party's Over
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    Ecstasy, also known as MDMA, is an addictive hallucinogen that can cause serious problems for those who use it.Learn the facts about Ecstasy and understand why it is nothing to play with. Learn More
  8. Date Rape Drugs: What You Need to Know
    Date Rape Drugs: What You Need to Know
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    Viewers will become familiar with these drugs, how rapists use them, why they often videotape their victims, as well as practical tips on self-protection Learn More
  9. Uppers, Downers, All Arounders
    Uppers, Downers, All Arounders
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    Uses a visually compelling combination of animation, live action, graphics and interviews with addiction experts to present a current, wide-ranging, non-judgmental overview of drug use. Learn More
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