Cannabis and Mental Health: What`s Lying in the Weeds

This presentation will provide the latest overview in the understanding of how cannabis use impacts mental health. A review of current cannabis use, trends and how legalization has changed the culture and landscape of use will be described. Screening techniques and assessment strategies for cannabis use disorder will provide clinicians with improved strategies and understanding. The presenter will discuss how cannabis use can exacerbate psychiatric conditions and how it may induce psychiatric disorders. A review of what is scientifically known about using cannabis to treat psychiatric disorder...Read mores will also be offered. Finally, a roadmap for clinicians in how to address questions surrounding cannabis use will be highlighted. Less...

Learning Objectives

  • Describe best practices in the screening and treatment of cannabis use disorder.
  • Identify how cannabis is consumed in the current landscape of legalization.
  • Identify three examples of the physical, mental, and social impact of cannabis use on mental health.

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

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09:00 AM PDT - 10:30 AM PDT

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