Medical Marijuana – Ethics & Pain Management
Sunday, March 25, 2018 from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Jewish Family Service – 6555 West Maple Road, West Bloomfield, MI 48322
7.0 CE Clock Hours for Social Work (MICEC) and MCBAP (SPECIFIC)
This course meets both the Ethics (5.0 hours) and Pain/Symptom Management (2.0 hours) requirements for Social Work continuing education. This program DOES NOT meet the MCBAP Ethics requirement.
Course fee: $110, includes lunch
Presenter: Rhonna Nelson, LMSW, DCSW, CAADC, P.C.
Participants will be able to understand the benefits/risks of medical marijuana, define both healing and numbing factors in the use of medical marijuana, describe the ethical role of Social Workers and other professionals in addressing issues related to Medical Marijuana, demonstrate understanding of the ethics of Medical Marijuana in Substance Use Disorders Treatment, and increase their awareness of Medical Marijuana use in Pain Management versus alternative treatments. This course is for all levels of those interested in enhancing their abilities in setting and maintaining boundaries and decision-making skills when addressing the ethical issues related to Medical Marijuana; Pain Management; and increasing their awareness and understanding of potential positive aspects of Medical Marijuana, as well as the potential dangers.