Let’s Talk Cannabis – Youth Education Forum

Let’s Talk Cannabis – Youth Education Forum


Peterborough Public Library
Event Description:
Join us for an interactive youth education session on cannabis and mental health in Peterborough.
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. 

Kaelen Boyd, MSW - Policy Analyst, Schizophrenia Society of Ontario
Dr. Rosana Salvaterra, MD - Medical Officer of Health, Peterborough Public Health
Gordon Langill - Director of Programs and Services, CMHA
Tanya Kowalenko - Educator, CMHA
Ilyas Khamis - Lived Experience Speaker

Event Location:
Peterborough Public Library, Friends of the Library Community Room
345 Aylmer Street North
Peterborough, ON L8L 8C1
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We hope to see you there. 
Please register here

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.