Module 6: how drugs work: facilitator's guide

Topic 6: Drug effects

Page last updated: 2004

Suggested time: 45 minutes

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Learners will be introduced to the major factors that influence the effect of psycho-active drugs. (Emphasis should be placed on the specific issues for young people.)

Key issues

6.1 Factors influencing drug effects

6.2 How drugs affect young people differently