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BEHAVIORAL HEALTH NEWS BRIEFS

National Assn of Attorneys General Ask Oil Company CEOs to Stop Selling "Synthetic Marijuana"

Historic Level of Funding for Public Health Approaches to Illicit Drug Use Requested by President

"Silk Road" Founder Ross Ulbricht Found Guilty, Faces 20 Years in Prison
Federal Vs. State Laws Concerning Medical and Recreational Marijuana
Federal Policy Says Drug Courts Must Allow Addicts to Seek Medication-Assisted Treatment
California Department of Public Health Seeks Regulations to Control "Vaping"
Legislation Would Raise Smoking Age in California from 18 to 21
Neglect Can Affect Brain Development in Children
Animal-assisted Recovery: An important resource for some
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has Banned Three More Synthetic Cannabinoids
 

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NEW RESOURCES

Research Review: Medications for the Treatment of Alcohiol Use Disorders

The Impact of Marijuana Policies on Youth: Clinical, Research and Legal Update
(American Academy of Pediatrics)
Synthetic Cannabinoid Use Summaries: Initial Report on Resurgence
The Pros and Cons of Legalizing Marijuana (Kevin P. Hill, M.D. reports from the American Association of Addiction Psychiatry Annual Meeting)
American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) "Synthetic Marijuana" Alert
AAPCC "Bath Salts"/Synthetic Cathinones" Alert
Dr. Gregory Tau Discusses How to Talk to Adolescents about Marijuana (Video)
The Rise and Fall of the Cocaine High: An Animation from the National Institute on Drug Abuse

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