Cannabis Conundrum in Long-Term Care
Marilyn White-Campbell, Geriatric Addiction Consultant, COPA
By the end of the session, participants will be able to:
- Have an understanding of the current research and practice on the use of cannabis in older adults
- Be informed of potential risks of cannabis use in older adults
- Be aware of the policy implications for long-term care homes on cannabis use in long-term care homes
How to Participate:
To Participate by Telehealth Videoconference:
Provide your organization’s Telehealth Coordinator TSM session # 94539119 to confirm your site.
To Participate by Live Webcast:
Search for “Baycrest” or TSM sessoin # 94539119 under live “public” events on http://webcast.otn.ca.
To Participate In-Person:
Baycrest Health Sciences, 3560 Bathurst St. Toronto, Ontario, ABC Classrooms (Hospital, 2nd Floor)
Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds provide a learning forum to review leading practices in the assessment and supportive management of challenging, responsive behaviours; and offer practical approaches to support the work of front-line healthcare providers in caring for persons with responsive behaviours.
Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds occur every 3rd Thursday of the month from October – June.
The next occurrence in this series is planned for March 21st. These rounds are restricted to healthcare professionals and students only.
If you have questions regarding these rounds, or would like to be included on the Baycrest Behavioural Support Rounds distribution list, contact Tania Aragona at: firstname.lastname@example.org.