The objective of this course is to familiarize the health professional with assessment, care planning, and intervention issues associated with the use of methamphetamines in the population.

It is important that nurses have full access to information about meth use. Nurses need to be aware of the manifestations of methamaphetamine use, so that it can be identified, treated, and prevented. Knowledge allows the nurse educate of other healthcare professionals and the public about the dangers of meth use.