Court Talk

Epi. 302: The brain science of addiction

February 15, 2018 National Center for State Courts Season 3 Episode 2
Court Talk
Epi. 302: The brain science of addiction
Show Notes

Drug overdoses are now the leading cause of death among Americans under 50. Listen as Carl M. Dawson, a counselor from Springfield, Missouri, talks about the brain chemistry that can lead to addiction, the latest research on treatment options, and what courts can do to help those individuals with drug problems who come into the courts.