It's Just Weed - The History of Marijuana Use and Current Trends

It's Just Weed - The History of Marijuana Use and Current Trends
Tue, 10/17/2017 - 12:00

Join Bari Platter as she will review national trends in marijuana use, show research statistics, and provide treatment strategies. Discover the historical trends of use from 2900 BC to present day and learn the difference between cannabis of years past and current THC and THC-based products. Strengthen your understanding about the benefits of use versus the costs of use for adults, teens, and adolescents. 

1 CE Credit
Limited seating - RSVP TODAY!

Presenter:
Bari Platter, MS, RN, PMHCNSBC
Clinical Nurse Specialist

Bari Platter has a master’s degree in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing and has worked as a Clinical Nurse Specialist for over 25 years. She has written a curriculum, published by Hazelden, which integrates Dialectical Behavior Therapy and the Twelve Steps. In 2016 Ms. Platter won the Florence Nightingale Luminary Award for Innovation in Non-Traditional Practice in the state of Colorado.

In addition to facilitating several groups at CeDAR and providing individual therapy, Ms. Platter also teaches at the University Of Colorado College of Nursing in the graduate program, provides clinical supervision at the University Of Colorado Hospital’s Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic and presents at numerous local, regional and national conferences. Ms. Platter works at CeDAR because she is committed to providing excellent, evidence-based care to people who have substance use disorders. It is rewarding to be able to help her patients begin to have a life worth living in recovery.

When
October 17, 2017
12:00 – 1:00 pm

Where
UCHealth Boulder Health Center Conference Room
5495 Arapahoe  Ave.
Boulder, CO 80303

RSVP
Brienne.Neil@uchealth.org

Instructor
Bari Platter, MS, RN, PMHCNSBC

Questions?
Please contact Shontelle Lara

*Continuing Education Hours provided by University of Colorado Hospital, CeDAR. The Center for Dependency, Addiction and Rehabilitation (CeDAR) is a NAADAC Approved Education Provider #159463, Exp. 07/01/2018.