Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102431
About the Course:
The legalization of marijuana in some areas has led to a shift in the perception of its harmfulness. In this webinar, viewers will receive valuable information and resources to help prevent youth marijuana use in their communities. Dr. Einstein will discuss the research on brain development and results of the recent surveys of drug use. Gisela Rots will talk about different prevention programs and the goals of these programs while Steve Fiala focuses on how Oregon has addressed prevention with the legalization of marijuana.
This course is based on the recorded webinar, Prevention of Youth Marijuana Use created by Dr. Emily Einsten, Gisela Rots, and Steven Fiala, MPH in 2018.
Publication Date:Aired April 26, 2018
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Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Describe adolescent brain development as it relates to drug use.
- List at least three prevention programs that can be used with adolescents.
- Identify how perception of harm impacts prevention efforts.
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