Human Services

Open Textbook Examples

SAMHSA Publications
https://store.samhsa.gov/home

The Brain & the Actions of Cocaine, Opiates, and Marijuana
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/brain-actions-cocaine-opiates-marijuana

The Neurobiology of Drug Addiction
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/neurobiology-drug-addiction

Understanding Drug Abuse and Addiction: What Science Says
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/understanding-drug-abuse-addiction-what-science-says

The Neurobiology of Ecstasy (MDMA)
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/neurobiology-ecstasy-mdma

Bringing the Power of Science to Bear on Drug Abuse and Addiction
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/bringing-power-science-to-bear-drug-abuse-addiction

Principles of Substance Abuse Prevention for Early Childhood
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/principles-substance-abuse-prevention-early-childhood/index

Principles of Adolescent Substance Use Disorder Treatment: A Research-Based Guide
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/principles-adolescent-substance-use-disorder-treatment-research-based-guide/acknowledgements

Family Checkup: Positive Parenting Prevents Drug Abuse
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/family-checkup

Marijuana: Facts Parents Need to Know
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/marijuana-facts-parents-need-to-know/letter-to-parents

Marijuana: Facts for Teens
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/marijuana-facts-teens/letter-to-teens

Marijuana
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/marijuana/letter-director

Drug Use and Viral Infections (HIV, Hepatitis)
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/drug-use-viral-infections-hiv-hepatitis

Drugs, Brains, and Behavior: The Science of Addiction
Full Text: https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugs-brains-behavior-science-addiction/preface

Recent Advances in Drug Addiction Research and Clinical Applications
Full Text: https://www.intechopen.com/books/recent-advances-in-drug-addiction-research-and-clinical-applications

Addictions - From Pathophysiology to Treatment
Full Text: https://www.intechopen.com/books/addictions-from-pathophysiology-to-treatment

Supporting Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities & Mental Illness
Full Text: https://opentextbc.ca/caregivers/

Other OER Resources

National Institute on Drug Abuse
https://www.drugabuse.gov/nida-publications#access

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
https://www.samhsa.gov/ 

Child Abuse and Neglect - A Multidimensional Approach
https://www.intechopen.com/books/child-abuse-and-neglect-a-multidimensional-approach

Immigrant and Refugee Families: Global Perspectives on Displacement and Resettlement Experiences
Full Text: http://open.umn.edu/opentextbooks/BookDetail.aspx?bookId=392  or
Full Text: http://open.lib.umn.edu/immigrantfamilies/

Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network
http://attcnetwork.org/about/about.aspx

 

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