Total CE Credit Hours: 2.25
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102413
About the Course:
Marijuana is the most widely used illicit substance in those diagnosed with bipolar I disorder. However, there is conflicting evidence as to whether marijuana may alleviate or exacerbate mood symptomatology. The current study aimed to determine the impact of marijuana on mood in bipolar patients and to examine whether marijuana confers an additional negative impact on cognitive function.
This course is based on the article, Joint Effects: A Pilot Investigation of the Impact of Bipolar Disorder and Marijuana Use on Cognitive Function and Mood created by Kelly A. Sagar, et al in 2016 and teh article The Relationship between Bipolar Disorder and Cannabis Use in Daily Life: An Experience Sampling Study created by Elizabeth Tyler, et al. in 2015.
Publication Date:June 8, 2016 and March 4, 2015
Course Material Authors
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers treating patients struggling with bipolar disorder. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Ackowledge opposing views on marijuana use in patients with bipolar disorder.
Identify the risks of increased manic and depressive symptoms associated with cannabis use.
Extrapolate the opposing data and share the information with patients with bipolar disorder who are actively using marijuana.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
2.25 CE Credit hours
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
2.25 CE Credit hours
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
2.25 CPD hours
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
2.25 CE Credit hours
CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5951. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. CE Learning Systems is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
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