This one-day course gives you an in-depth look at the history, pharmacology, culture, effects and risks of cannabis. The latest information on cannabis is used to explore its social use, changes to its legal status, new synthetic forms, and the potential for harm. You will learn practical ways of dealing with cannabis-related problems and how to help initiate behaviour change for those wishing to reduce or stop their cannabis use.
- To review the historical context and current cultural relevance of cannabis
- To understand the pharmacological actions of cannabis in everyday language
- To clarify the latest information on cannabis-related problems
- To highlight interventions for those who want to reduce or stop using cannabis