Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102712
About the Course:
This course examines age difference in cannabis use in the US between 2002-2014. Previous research indicate a change in use in 2007, thus the data is separated before and after that year. The measure daily vs non-daily use. Daily use was defined as use 300 days of the year or more. The authors found an overall increase in use, as well as an increase in frequency of use. The reasons cited for this increase were: increasingly permissive cannabis legislation, attitudes, and lower risk perception.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Age Differences in Daily and Non-daily Cannabis Use in the United States, 2002–2014 created by Pia M. Mauro, PH.D., Hannah Carliner, SC.D.,MPH, and Qiana L. Brown, Ph.D., M.P.H., L.C.S.W. in 2017.
Course Material Authors
Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.
Acknowledge cannabis use is changing.
Identify the age groups changing use and what those specific changes are.
Summarize the adverse consequences of the increase use.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1 CE credit hour
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1 CE credit hour
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)
1 CPD hour
National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
1 CE credit hour
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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