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Trauma, Shame and Addiction - Cannabis Update and Review

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Zucker Hillside Hospital

75-59 263rd Street

Behavioral Health Pavilion

Glen Oaks, NY 11004

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Trauma, Shame and Addiction - Cannabis Update and Review

Donald Sansom, DO

In this presentation we will review the relationship between PTSD and addiction and discuss how cannabis is an addictive substance that impacts mental health.

Objectives:

  1. Recognize the pernicious nature of developmental trauma and how it relates to addiction and chronic disease
  2. Understand trauma as an antecendent to addiction and suicidality
  3. Understand the screening process for practitioners for developmental trauma
  4. Review and understand the pharmacology of cannabis
  5. Recognize the negative impact of cannabis upon adolescents and emerging adults
  6. Dispel myths surrounding medical marijuana


Tuesday, November 12, 2019

8:30pm - 12:00pm

8:30 - 9:00: Registration and refreshments
9:00 - 12:00: Presentation

Location: Behavioral Health Pavilion, Conference Center

Zucker Hillside Hospital
75-59 263rd Street
Glen Oaks, NY 11004

Presentation co-sponsored with Acadia Healthcare

3 Contact Hours Available –
Certificate Provided Upon Completion of Course

No fee

Anita Mancini, LCSW, Director, Business Development, 7184708250

Zucker Hillside Hospital, NSLIJ is recognized by New York State ED’s State Board of Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0128

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