January 17, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
As part of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) mission, NIDA is responsible for providing information on both the short and long term consequences of substance use disorders. Attend the fifth webinar in this series on new approaches in evidence-based prevention and substance use disorder treatment for youth: Substance Use Disorder and The Adolescent Brain.
The webinar will focus on the adolescent brain, provide information on those adolescent who are at increased risk for drug use and present the major impact of home, family and peers. In addition, the presenter will address the increased potency of THC/marijuana and its potential long-term impact on this population.
Register here for the webinar.