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Substance Use During Adolescence: An Overview of Trends, Risk Factors and Consequences

This free, 1 hour CME course will discuss the trends, risk factors and findings of substance use during adolescence.








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Substance Use During Adolescence: An overview of Trends, Risk Factors and Consequences

Meets DEA training requirements 
1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™

Learning objectives: 

  • Review why adolescence is a developmental period in which substance use experimentation and onset tends to occur, focusing on brain and psychosocial development.
  • Discuss current trends in substance use behavior among adolescents.
  • Overview risk factors for adolescent substance use.
  • Present findings on consequences of adolescent substance use.

Accreditation and Credit Designation

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education

MyMichigan Health is accredited by The Michigan State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. MyMichigan Health designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity