Resources

Resources

High Point Treatment Center
Helping People Change
High Point Treatment Center’s mission is to prevent and treat chemical dependency and provide therapeutic services for mental health issues. Our goal is to help an individual achieve personal change and accept responsibility toward an improved quality of life.

MHAROA
Mental Health, Addiction and Retardation Organizations of America
Formerly Mental Health Organizations of America (MHOA)
More than three-quarters of all not-for-profit funding comes from individual donors, and it is well understood that many of these donors can be reached through charitable appeals in the workplace. Yet, mental health organizations have been, and continue to be, greatly under-represented in workplace giving campaigns.

The CASTLE
(Clean And Sober Teens Living Empowered)
The CASTLE is a short-term treatment center committed to the prevention, treatment, and abstinence of drug and alcohol use in adolescents.

openhup.com
A Fair Trade eCommerce Utility
Openhup is a, patent pending utility combining the power of advanced ecommerce technologies with the power of sophisticated social networking.

Mouse Party
Take a look inside the brains of mice on drugs!
Where applicable, this presentation primarily depicts how drugs interact with dopamine neurotransmitters because this website focuses on the brain’s reward pathway. Mouse Party is designed to provide a small glimpse into the chemical interactions at the synaptic level that cause the drug user to feel ‘high’.

Make a Mad Mad Mad Neuron

Train with Dr. Dendristein to become an apprentice mad scientist by building your own monster neural circuit!

PubMed.gov

PubMed comprises more than 20 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

National Institute on Drug Abuse

NIDA’s mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.

The Brain From Top to Bottom

This is an interactive website on the brain and behavior that is a great teaching tool for all levels of users.

SAMHSA.gov

Latest Data on Alcohol, Tobacco, and Illegal Drugs

Recommended Book Resources

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The Root of Thought

by Andrew Koob

Sociobiology: The New Synthesis, Twenty-fifth Anniversary Edition

by Edward O. Wilson

Finding Darwin’s God: A Scientist’s Search for Common Ground Between God and Evolution

by Kenneth R. Miller

The Accidental Mind: How Brain Evolution Has Given Us Love, Memory, Dreams, and God

by David J. Linden

The Road Less Traveled, 25th Anniversary Edition : A New Psychology of Love, Traditional Values and Spiritual Growth

by M. Scott Peck, MD

People of the Lie: The Hope for Healing Human Evil

by M. Scott Peck, MD

The Selfish Gene: 30th Anniversary Edition

by Richard Dawkins

Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism

by Chogyam Trungpa

Behold the Spirit: A Study in the Necessity of Mystical Religion

by Alan W. Watts

The Grand Design

by Stephen Hawking & Leonard Mlodinow