Substance Use and the Developing Brain
*Attention: This course will be retired on December 31, 2023. If you are already enrolled, we encourage you to complete the course and/or download your course certificate before December 31, 2023.
Learners interested in the content covered by this course are encouraged to enroll in our new course, Substance Use Awareness: School Based Strategies, instead as it covers updated content.
This 3 part presentation focuses on substance abuse and the developing brain, using cannabis as an example:
- Presentation 1 – reviews brain development (20 minutes)
- Presentation 2– reviews the impact of cannabis (30 minutes)
- Presentation 3 – reviews preventing substance abuse (31 minutes)
Grade: 7 – 12
Learning Level: Introductory
Handouts not provided with this module.