PSYCHOLOGY: Drug Abuse PowerPoint

You will be completing a PowerPoint presentation which will cover the following information:

-Drug name/trade name/slang names

-Medicinal uses, if any
-How it is ingested
-Signs and symptoms of use
-Short term effects (high)
-Long term effects
-Statistics

All projects must have:

* five to seven slides which incorporate graphics and text

* A one page typed paper describing the nature of the project
* A three to five minute oral presentation
* A works cited page with (at least five) sources cited in correct
format and listed in alphabetical order

Choose a topic below.You can cover a class of drugs, a specific drug, or a drug-related topic.(Drug-related topics will obviously follow other guidelines)Make your selection carefully because these projects are worth 400 points (thatís equal to two test grades).


 
DEPRESSANTS
OPIATES
STIMULANTS
PSYCHEDLICS
INHALANTS
Barbiturates
Heroin
Amphetamines
LSD
Hydrocarbons
Quaaludes
Opium
Methamphetamine
Psilocybin
Nitrous Oxide
Tranquilizers
Ketamine
Cocaine
Mescaline
Chlorohydrocarbons
- Valium
Methadone
Ephedrine
Peyote
- Xanax
Narcotics
Ritalin
PCP
Sedatives
- Morphine
Caffeine
Marijuana
Alcohol
- Vicodin
Nicotine
Hashish
- Darvocet
- Percocet
- Demerol
- Codeine

-Hydrocodone

-Oxycodone

ANABOLIC STEROIDS
DESIGNER

DRUGS

ANTI-

DEPRESSANTS

PRESCRIPTION

FRAUD

REASONS TO ABUSE DRUGS/ALCOHOL
Ecstasy
Lithium
Depressants
MPP
Dibenzaprines
Narcotics
MPT
MAO Inhibitors
Antidepressants
DEA
AMF & Fentanyl Nitrate
Stimulants
AFT
GHB

Start your research here: http://www.fidnet.com/~weid/drugabuse.html

Due Date _____________________________________