Marijuana: Facts Parents Need to Know (3 CE)
Course Level: Beginner
Course Developed By: Alden Hori, PhD
Dr. Hori earned a PhD in psychology from the University of California at Riverside. He was an Associate-In Professor and Research Assistant at the University of California at Riverside, where he supervised the completion of over 50 research projects in psychology. He is credited with three publications in peer-reviewed journals.
Content By: National Institute on Drug Abuse
Course Delivery: Online, Self-Paced
This course provides a summary of literature on marijuana use, including marijuana facts, its side effects in youth, and how parents can assess for marijuana use in their children.
- List reasons why youth may use marijuana
- Explain how marijuana is smoked or ingested into the body
- Demonstrate knowledge of side effects that occur when using marijuana
- Describe available resources for substance users or parents of substance users
Course materials can be downloaded or read online. To receive a certificate of completion, you must complete a multiple-choice post-test with a score of 75% or better and complete a course evaluation.