Medical Marijuana 101 & PTSD

Wellness Connection of Maine (WCM) is hosting a free informational session about medical cannabis (marijuana) basics. General public is welcomed as well as existing patients who want to learn more about the medicine and recent changes to Maine’s medical marijuana law, including the addition on October 9th of Post-Traumatic Stress (PTS) to the list of qualifying conditions.
 
Topics will include: a brief history and benefits of using medical cannabis, an explanation of current laws regarding access, and commentary from a physician with strong experience using cannabis therapy with PTS survivors. 
 
October 8 | Portland Public library, meeting room 5, Oct. 8 from 7 to 9 pm.
 
 Co-presenters:
– Becky DeKeuster M.Ed, ECD of WCM
– Jeremy Spiegel, M.D. Medical Director Casco Bay Medical & Center for the treatment of PTSD