Marijuana: The Good, Bad and Not Yet Known

Date: February 13, 2019 Price: $60.00 Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm CEUs: 6 Class Type: Classroom
Level: All levels Instructor: Michael Cerullo, MS, LMHC Domain(s): 1,2 4,6,7,10 Domain Chart
This class is full - No additional registrations being taken at this time. Contact SUMHLC at 401-521-5759 to add your name to a waitlist for this program.

6 CEUs: * (SW,CD, MHC)

This workshop, conducted by Mike Cerullo, LMHC, founding convener of What’s the Rush, RI? and a member of the Joint Legislative Commission to study Legalization of Marijuana for Recreational Use, will explore multiple facets of this complex issue including mental health, public health and safety, and societal impacts. The presentation will include interactive case studies, and discussion on marijuana’s role in the development of addiction, pragmatic object substitution, special considerations for work with court involved referrals, and treatment strategies appropriate to adolescents and emerging adults. Participants will be updated on local, national and international policy and research developments including the current status of RI’s Medicinal Marijuana program.

*PLEASE NOTE: In order to receive a CEU Certificate, each participant must complete a Pre-Test BEFORE arriving at this training and complete a Post Test and Evaluation within one week after the training. (Instructions will be provided.)