Marijuana in Kids

Start Date: Dec 29, 2017

End Date: Dec 29, 2020

Number of Credits: 1.00

Description

This free one-hour webinar enhances your skills to assess, treat and manage common mental health concerns in children and youth. It is presented by Project TEACH, a project funded by the New York State Office of Mental Health. This webinar addresses the topic of Substance Use Disorders.

Faculty

  • Wilens, Timothy, E., MD

Learning Objectives

At the end of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Compare the risks factors of cannabis use to the general risk factors for mental illness in youth
  • Describe the constitution of cannabis and the relations of these underlying chemicals to the brain activity associated with cannabis use
  • Identify the secular trends in cannabis use disorders among adolescents and their relations to the public perception of cannabis

Target Audience

This program is intended for:

  • Psychiatrists
  • Primary Care and Family Practice Physicians
  • Pediatricians
  • Nursing Professionals
  • Residents
  • Other Mental Health, Primary Care and Pediatric Clinicians
AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of McLean Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. McLean Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM Designation Statement

McLean Hospital designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Professions (self-claim) Statement

Other Providers can claim a Participation Certificate upon successful completion of this course.

Other Professions (self-claim) Designation Statement

Participation Certificates will specify the title, location, type of activity, date of activity, and number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM associated with the activity. Providers should check with their regulatory agencies to determine ways in which AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM may or may not fulfill continuing education requirements. Providers should also consider saving copies of brochures, agenda, and other supporting documents.We recommend physician assistants and nurse practitioners select this certificate.