The availability and prevalence of synthetic and designer drugs have increased dramatically over the last several years. Due to the rapid nature at which these drugs are produced and modified, and the danger associated with their consumption, they pose significant challenges to drug treatment courts across the country.
This webinar was presented on Thursday, October 27, 2016 by Dr. Leo Kadehjian (PhD), an independent biomedical consultant with specialized experience regarding on-site drug testing programs, and Natalie Reyes, Program Coordinator for the Success Through Accountability, Restitution, and Treatment (START) Adult Drug Court in Multnomah County, Oregon.
This webinar will cover:
- Historical background on synthetic and designer drugs
- The science behind synthetic and designer drugs
- Strategies and issues for drug courts to consider
A recording of this webinar is available to view as a video by visiting the JPO YouTube page.