Let’s Talk Cannabis! Toronto Youth Education Forum

Let’s Talk Cannabis! Toronto Youth Education Forum


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YMCA (Toronto Central Grosvenor Street). Grosvenor Room, 20 Grosvenor Street, Toronto

Date: Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

Time: 7pm-9pm

Location: YMCA (Toronto Central Grosvenor Street). Grosvenor Room, 20 Grosvenor Street, Toronto

Description: Cannabis is legal ... but is it safe to use? Early and regular marijuana use has been associated with an increased risk of psychosis and schizophrenia. Youth are especially vulnerable.

Guest speakers will include:

Dr. Suzanne Archie, MD, FRCP

Clinical Director, Cleghorn Early Intervention in Psychosis Program and Scientific Advisor, SSO

Jordana Rovet, MSW

Harm Reduction Project Coordinator, Skylark Children Youth & Families

Erin Boudreau

Manager, Government Relations, Policy and Community Engagement, Schizophrenia Society of Ontario

Ilyas Khamis

Youth advocate (will share personal experience)

Register now. Space is limited. There is no cost to attend.


 

About Events

The Schizophrenia Society of Ontario is proud to offer events to the public that aim to educate the public about schizophrenia and create an environment for individuals who have schizophrenia, family and friends to learn more about it.