Empowering Parents and Providers: Tackling the Adolescent Mental Health Crisis Amid Cannabis Use
SunCloud Health proudly announces that Kevin A. Sabet, Ph.D., a leading authority in substance abuse and public policy, will present at SunCloud’s Northbrook, Illinois facility.
The event, titled “Empowering Parents and Providers: Addressing the Adolescent Mental Health Crisis Amid Cannabis Use,” will take place on August 30, 2023. Speaking alongside Dr. Sabet will be Dr. Alex Chevalier, MD, Medical Director of Adolescent Program at SunCloud Health, and Dr. Kim Dennis, MD, Chief Medical Officer and co-founder of SunCloud Health.
The presentation will address the pressing issue of adolescent mental health challenges arising from cannabis and THC drug use and provide invaluable insights for parents, caregivers, and healthcare professionals. With the growing legalization and normalization of cannabis, it is crucial to be informed about the potential impacts on adolescents. The event will delve into crucial topics, including the latest research on cannabis use and its potential effects on adolescent mental health, identifying warning signs of cannabis use in adolescents, and strategies for engaging and supporting both parents and healthcare providers in the prevention and intervention process.
Dr. Kevin A. Sabet is the founder and president of Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM), a national non-profit organization that advocates for evidence-based drug policies. As a seasoned policy consultant and former senior drug policy advisor to Presidents Obama, Bush and Clinton, Dr. Sabet brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the topic. Along with his public policy work, Dr. Sabet is a published author, renowned speaker, and respected academic in public health.
Joining Dr. Sabet is Dr. Alex Chevalier, a distinguished medical professional specializing in adolescent medicine. Dr. Chevalier serves as the Adolescent Medical Director at SunCloud Health, where he has significantly contributed to the well-being of young people facing mental health challenges.
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Wednesday, August 30th – 12:00pm CST
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