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ECHO Session 17
Date: Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020 Time: 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Clinical Pearls Didactic Title: Myth Busting: Talking to Patients About Cannabis – Dr. Louise Overington, C. Psych, PhD
- Describe the potential impact of cannabis use on the adolescent brain.
- Respond with evidence to common myths of cannabis use.
- Summarize steps for talking with your patients about cannabis use, including harm reduction strategies.
Zoom Link: https://echo.zoom.us/j/907606102?pwd=ZDN0K0l0eU94QlEwaHNESytka3kwZz09
Meeting ID: 907-606-102
- Approach to Cannabis Use Disorder in Primary Care – Authors: Turner, Spithoff & Kahan
- Cannabis: What Parents/Guardians and Caregivers Need to Know – Author: CAMH
- Clearing the Smoke on Cannabis: Medical Use of Cannabis and Cannabinoids – An Update – Authors: Kalant & Porath-Waller
- The Effects of Cannabis Use during Adolescence– Authors: Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse
- COVID-19 and Cannabis: How to Reduce Your Risk– Authors: Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction
- COVID-19 and Cannabis Smoking and Vaping: Four Things You Should Know– Authors: Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction
Case Presentation ECHO ID: 9060217
This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario Chapter for up to 24 Mainpro+ credits.
The ECHO Ontario Child and Youth Mental Health – ECHO Session is a self-approved group learning activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
All other professional groups can use the certificate provided at the end of our program as proof of their attendance to send to their respected college and/or association.
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