Webinar: Cannabis Legalization

When:
October 11, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
2018-10-11T12:00:00-04:00
2018-10-11T13:00:00-04:00
Where:
Online
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Human Services & Justice Coordinating Committee

As cannabis becomes legally available for purchase in Ontario, there are many opportunities for discussion around the possible impacts of legalization. This webinar will explore what is currently understood about cannabis use and its impacts on mental health.

In this webinar you will learn the following:

  • What is cannabis?
  • Cannabis and Psychosis
  • Cannabis and Brain Development
  • Considerations with Legalization

Presenter: April Trewhitt, Registered Psychotherapist, Agency Lead, Addictions, Canadian Mental Health Association – Toronto

This webinar is hosted by the Human Services & Justice Coordinating Committee.

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