Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
  • Thursday, September 16, 2021
    • 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Location

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Cost Range

FREE

Host and Instructor

Host: Psychiatry & Behavioral Health Learning Network
Instructor: Sean Kewin MA, LPC, NCC, Program Manager, Sierra Tucson

Description

In this presentation, we will focus on the legalization of marijuana specifically. We will explore how use patterns have changed over time, as well as the way people see this drug now that it is becoming more widely accepted.



When legalizing a substance, one must take into account the effects this shift in policy will have on the perception of the substance, as well as how those in the community use the substance. We will look at marketing strategies and the impact marketing has on the community’s perceptions of marijuana. We will also look at clinical data surrounding the effects of marijuana on mental health and how it may exacerbate concerns people are trying to mitigate. Lastly, we will discuss awareness of the addiction potential of this substance, regardless of its legal status.

Upon completion of this webinar, attendees will be able to: