Cocaine and Methamphetamine Use: Strategies for Addressing Acute Intoxication and Withdrawal

Open this course Estimated time to complete activity: 1 Hr Audience: Providers
Credits Available: AMAAAPAADAANCCACPE UAN #N/A
Activity Release Date: September 7, 2022 Expiration Date: September 6, 2023

This course discusses the addiction hypothesis behind cocaine and methamphetamine use in order to provide strategies for addressing intoxication and withdrawal.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the current state of stimulant use disorder and its public health burden
  • Recognize the long-term impact, signs and symptoms of stimulant intoxication, withdrawal, and overdose
  • Identify evidence-based treatment options for stimulant use disorder