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Because of funding cuts on a federal level, most of our literature sources have put strict limitations on distribution.  Therefore, the Clearinghouse has made available some items in an electronic format so that you can print them directly from this website.  Click on the title to download the publication.  You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view these items.  All items may be reproduced as needed. 

General Meth Information

  Methamphetamine It's Everybody's Problem brochure
This brochure outlines how meth affects more than just the user.  Outlined are the effects on residents, community leaders, business owners and operators, the agricultural industry, first responders, family members, and how it impacts you the average, law-abiding citizen.
  Anhydrous Ammonia in Methamphetamine Production fact sheet
This information bulletin discusses the hazards, theft, and diversion of anhydrous ammonia used in methamphetamine production
  Be Aware!
This fact sheet/poster alerts store clerks that products from their store may be used to produce methamphetamine.  It lists the commonly used products in the production of meth as well as contact numbers to report the sales.
  Crystal Methamphetamine Fast Facts Reproducible Brochure
This trifold brochure answers the common questions about crystal methamphetamine. It includes a description of the drug, describes the risks of abuse and presents a profile of the typical abuser. Also included is a list of street terms.
  Crystal Methamphetamine Fast Facts Spanish Version Reproducible Brochure
This trifold brochure answers the common questions about crystal methamphetamine. It includes a description of the drug, describes the risks of abuse and presents a profile of the typical abuser. Also included is a list of street terms.
  Iodine in Methamphetamine Production fact sheet
This information brief discusses the use of iodine in methamphetamine production, its hazards, availability, theft and diversion, and attempts at control by legislation.   
  Methamphetamine Things You Need to Know  Reproducible Fact Sheet
This fact sheet gives quick concise information about methamphetamine use including long and short term effects.
  Methamphetamine Fast Facts Reproducible Brochure
This trifold brochure answers the common questions about methamphetamine. It includes a description of the drug, describes the risks of abuse and presents a profile of the typical abuser. Also included is a list of street terms.  
  Methamphetamine Fast Facts Spanish Version Reproducible Brochure
This trifold brochure answers the common questions about methamphetamine. It includes a description of the drug, describes the risks of abuse and presents a profile of the typical abuser. Also included is a list of street terms.  
  Methamphetamine Laboratory Identification and Hazards Fast Facts Reproducible Brochure
This brochure answers the common questions asked about methamphetamine laboratory identification and hazards such as what is a methamphetamine laboratory, how common are they, where are they found, what are the signs, what are the hazards and what can I do? Also included is a chart of chemicals with their associated hazards and a chart of products and equipment used in methamphetamine production.   
  Methamphetamine Laboratory Identification and Hazards Fast Facts Spanish Version Reproducible Brochure
This brochure answers the common questions asked about methamphetamine laboratory identification and hazards such as what is a methamphetamine laboratory, how common are they, where are they found, what are the signs, what are the hazards and what can I do? Also included is a chart of chemicals with their associated hazards and a chart of products and equipment used in methamphetamine production.   
 

Meth Home-Based Drug Labs  pamphlet
This tri-fold pamphlet tells you what you need to know, child endangerment and environmental dangers as well as who to contact about illegal methamphetamine labs in Tennessee.

  Methamphetamine: Preventing the Retail Diversion of Pseudoephedrine  Reproducible Brochure
This brochures outlines the DEA's plan to combat the production and abuse of methamphetamine by preventing the diversion of over-the-counter pseudoephedrine products and other common household products that are utilized in the illicit manufacture of methamphetamine.  
  NIDA Community Drug Alert Bulletin - Methamphetamine fact sheet
Provides succinct information on methamphetamine and gives resources for more information.
  Research Report: Methamphetamine: Abuse and Addiction fact sheet
Includes a description of the potent psychostimulant methamphetamine, details of the drug's effects, and the scope of methamphetamine abuse in the United States. Explains how the drug is used and how it differs from other stimulants. Describes medical complications of methamphetamine abuse and current effective treatments.
  Research Report: Methamphetamine: Abuse and Addiction Spanish Version fact sheet
Includes a description of the potent psychostimulant methamphetamine, details of the drug's effects, and the scope of methamphetamine abuse in the United States. Explains how the drug is used and how it differs from other stimulants. Describes medical complications of methamphetamine abuse and current effective treatments.
 

CSAP Substance Abuse Resource Guide: Methamphetamines: A Guide for Parents and Other Caregivers.  18 pg book
This guide is intended to help parents and caregivers learn more about methamphetamine. It includes references for prevention materials, studies, and contact information for other organizations that provide help to those either needing help or just seeking more information on substance abuse prevention

  Substance Abuse in Tennessee (SAT) Report Methamphetamine Abuse in Tennessee: Trends and Treatment Outcomes
  Yaba Fast Facts Reproducible Brochure
This trifold brochure answers the common questions about Yaba, a combination of caffeine and methamphetamine. It includes a description of the drug, describes the risks of abuse and presents a profile of the typical abuser. Also included is a list of street terms.
  Yaba Fast Facts Spanish Version Reproducible Brochure
This trifold brochure answers the common questions about Yaba, a combination of caffeine and methamphetamine. It includes a description of the drug, describes the risks of abuse and presents a profile of the typical abuser. Also included is a list of street terms.

Meth Information for Parents/Caregivers

  Meth Destroys Adult Booklet
This colorful/graphic brochure is designed by Governor Bredesen and the District Attorney's Conference in Tennessee to help
adults to educate youth about the hazards of methamphetamine.
  Children at Risk - Information Bulletin fold out
This information bulletin provides information on the risks to children who are exposed to chemicals used in the production of methamphetamine.
  Children at Risk - Information Bulletin Spanish Version fold out
This information bulletin provides information on the risks to children who are exposed to chemicals used in the production of methamphetamine.

Meth Information for Teens

  Meth Destroys Youth Brochure
This colorful/graphic brochure is designed by Governor Bredesen and the District Attorney's Conference in Tennessee to help
educate youth about the hazards of methamphetamine.
  Mind Over Matter:  The Brain's Response to Methamphetamine fold out/poster
Designed for 5th - 9th grades, this fold out
Explains how methamphetamine acts in the body and brain, with an emphasis on harmful effects. Uses drug information to teach scientific principles and encourage interest in science, while increasing awareness of significant drug dangers. (Poster on revers: Spinal Cord Neuron and Dendrites)
  Tips for Teens The Truth About Methamphetamines  brochure
This series of 11 brochures provides facts and dispels myths about substance use. Information is provided on long-term and short-term effects, physical and psychological risks, Q & A, and how to tell if someone is using.   Series includes AIDS, Alcohol, Club Drugs, Cocaine, Hallucinogens, Heroin, Inhalants, Marijuana, Methamphetamines, Steroids, and Tobacco

 

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