Cannabis is the most widely used illicit substance in the world. Given the pending legalization of cannabis in Canada, an overview of facts about cannabis, and guidelines for the management of cannabis use disorder in clinical practice are timely. This series of webinars will answer the following questions:
1) What is the truth and what are the myths about the addictive properties of cannabis, and its medicinal use?
2) What should you expect when cannabis becomes legalized in Alberta? 3) What are the most evidence-based treatments for cannabis use disorder and how do we best implement them in practice?
3) Is it possible for your clients to use cannabis in a controlled manner without becoming addicted?
4) How should you manage risk if your client is using prescribed medical cannabis? The content will consist of a review of the latest research evidence, as well as published evidence-based clinical guidelines.