Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the course!

    • Tell us about yourself!

    • Acknowledging the land and beyond

  • 2

    Mod 1 - The basics

    • Pre-course survey

    • What does mental health mean to you?

    • Stress and coping strategies

    • Our inner-feel good factory

    • What is mental health?

    • Substance use health

  • 3

    Mod 2 - Exploring the link

    • Perspectives on cannabis and mental health

    • What is cannabis?

    • Cannabis 101

    • Cannabis and identity

    • Cannabis and identity lived experience

    • Is cannabis bad for young people's mental health?

    • Risk factors

    • The impact of stigma

    • What is psychosis?

    • Can you become addicted to cannabis?

    • Cannabis use disorder

    • Experiences of recovery

    • Cannabis summary

    • Mental health and cannabis summary

  • 4

    Mod 3 - Legal and social issues

    • Legal and social contexts

    • Cannabis legalization

    • The impact of the War on Drugs (uploading)

    • The Cannabis Act

    • Criminalization costs and harm (currently uploading)

    • Legalization and cannabis amnesty (Update new VO)

  • 5

    Mod 4 - Putting it into practice

    • Putting it into practice

    • Talking about legal drugs

    • Harm reduction - an overview

    • Harm reduction tips for cannabis use

    • Being there for a friend

    • Helping yourself and others

    • Finding your path to balance

    • Mindful Landscape

    • What is spirituality

    • Post Course Survey

  • 6

    Cannabis Corner

    • Weed words

    • The Endocannabinoid System

    • Modes of consumption

    • Cannabis, Then and Now

    • A brief history of cannabis

    • Criminalization costs and harms

    • Legal packaging

    • Relationships with cannabis use can change over time

    • Helping yourself and others

    • The War on Drugs

  • 7

    Mind Box

    • Mental health means balance

    • Mental health summary

    • What is harm reduction?

    • Experiences of recovery

    • Two Brothers

    • Having supportive conversations (Ilyas and mum)

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