By David Sack, MD
Learn about the dynamic and surprising history of neuropharmacology, as it relates to addiction treatment. Dr. David Sack takes a closer look at combining non-pharmacology approaches with pharmacological practices in the treatment of substance abuse. This training also focuses on FDA approved treatments for alcohol dependency, opiate dependency and nicotine dependency. In addition, Dr. Sack reviews treatments currently in development for cocaine and psychostimulant dependency together with new options currently under development for pharmacological treatment of addiction disorders. This is an intermediate course intended for practicing clinicians.