IASAP Drug Abuse Recognition: A Systematic Approach to Drug Influence and Identification

Thursday Aug 04, 2016 - 08:00am to 12:00pm CDT
Event Description: 

Review the 7-step approach to drug influence and identification which includes pulse, horizontal gaze nystagmus, vertical nystagmus, lack of convergence, pupillary comparison, pupil reaction and Romberg stand. Gain understanding in how the eyes react to drug influence and the effects on the central nervous system. Practice what you have learned using hands-on activities. As a law enforcement or parole/probation officer, you will gain the skills you need to recognize impairment caused by the most abused drugs or alcohol in Indian Country. What will you gain? Upon completion of the training, you will be able to: 

  • Identify the immediate signs and symptoms or physiology of alcohol or substance impairment
  • Execute the 7-step process properly and effectively 
  • Utilize the approach whenever this is suspicion of impairment 

Is this training for me? This training is for law enforcement and probation officers only.

Mystic Lake Casino
2400 Mystic Lake Blvd
Prior Lake, MN 55372
United States
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No registration or material fees
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Event POC: 
David Tellock
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