Adolescent Substance Use Disorders and Impulse Dyscontrol

September 20, 2018

Deborah Deas, MD, MPH

Mark and Pam Rubin Dean of the School of Medicine
Chief Executive Officer for Clinical Affairs

Target Audience

This activity was developed for physicians along with nurses and ancillary staff.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, participants should be better able to:

  • List the sources for the epidemiology of adolescent substance use and understand the prevalence trends for various substances of abuse.
  • Discuss some of the etiologic influences of substance use disorders.
  • Understand the importance of a comprehensive assessment of substance use.
  • List and discuss some of the treatment modalities for adolescent substance use.


Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/20/2018 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
09/20/2018 - 1:30pm
University of California School of Medicine at Riverside
Riverside, CA 92521
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.50 Attendance


Please login or register to take this course.