Total CE Credit Hours: 2.5
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/102784
About the Course:
This course examines prevention the use of marijuana in pregnant women using several approaches It includes education through contact with physicians, advertising campaigns legislative action delaying initiation, education programs, and implementing, evaluating, and improving those programs. The report recommends mirroring many successful anti-tobacco programs that have been successful in preventing tobacco use in pregnant women.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Preventing the Use of Marijuana: Focus on Women and Pregnancy created by SAMHSA in 2019.
Course Material Author
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:
- Acknowledge the dangers and risks of marijuana use in pregnant women.
- Identify a lack of education and knowledge of current evidence based literature as the main reason for use.
- Summarize the approaches to be taken in prevention, including the reluctance of women to admit use, and changing misconceptions.
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