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63 9/24/20 - Methamphetamine Use and Mental Illness

Didactic - Methamphetamine use, mental illness, physical effects on the brain, history, manufacturing overview. Case - Person twitching, behaving strangely and threatening

Session Date

September 24, 2020


Dr. Martin Gonzales, Psychiatrist, Department of Behavioral Health, UNM Health Sciences Center



Dr. Gonzales provides an excellent overview of the history, manufacturing, symptoms, behaviors, and long term mental and physical health impacts of methamphetamine use.


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Case Description

Person twitching, behaving strangely and threatening.

Watch: Case Discussion