Stimulants what you need to know
Did You Know?
Caffeine is the most widely available and consumed psychoactive stimulant in the world? As stimulants continue to be easily accessible to individuals of all ages, it is essential to provide education and awareness to populations that are most vulnerable. The teen brain continues to develop through adolescence and into the mid-twenties. These years are critical for the development of the brain. The misuse of stimulants can alter development, affect the reward system, and lead to an increased risk of a substance use disorder as an adult.