The Center for Optimal Living and The New School will join Healthway Education Systems and Dr. Susan Scharf for How to set up your medical marijuana practice in NY state. What you need to know to succeed – a Medical Cannabis Workshop series – Saturday, February 3, 2018.
Workshop Summary: This workshop will feature accomplished professionals in the medical and research industries, such as Susan M. Scharf, MD and Andrew Tatarsky, Ph.D., whose combined knowledge offers insight and education on medical cannabis for clinicians and Integrative Harm Reduction Psychotherapy. Together, Dr. Scharf and Dr. Tatarksy will fast track you on:
How to set up your medical marijuana practice in NY state
From Patient inquiry to Recertification
Harm reduction strategies for promoting patients’ optimal use of medical cannabis
Risk management and legal aspects
Working with the Department of Health and Dispensaries
Register today and be a leader in the rapidly expanding medical cannabis in New York! Limited space is available – For more information, visit www.HealthwayEducation.com/events/newyork-february2018.
Date(s) | Time:
- Saturday, February 3, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
- Registration begins at 9:30 a.m.
This activity is sponsored by The Center for Optimal Living, The New School, Dr. Susan M. Scharf, and Healthway Education Systems.
Dr. Scharf is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and has had the best in traditional training, she also takes pride in her integrated blend of non-traditional approaches. With an emphasis on wellness and prevention, Dr. Scharf’s unique practice combines the Functional Medicine model and a range of healing modalities with her clinical expertise, extensive research skills, and a finely tuned intuition. She conscientiously tailors her care for the whole person, working as an open-minded and dedicated partner in designing personalized plans for optimal health.
Dr. Andrew Tatarsky has developed Integrative Harm Reduction Psychotherapy (IHRP) for treating the spectrum of risky and addictive behavior. IHRP brings psychoanalysis, CBT and mindfulness together in a harm reduction frame. The therapy has been described in his book, Harm Reduction Psychotherapy: A New Treatment for Drug and Alcohol Problems, and a series of papers. The book has been translated into Polish and Spanish. He holds a doctorate in clinical psychology from the City University of New York and is a graduate of New York University’s Postdoctoral Program in Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy. He is Founder and Director of the Center for Optimal Living in NYC, a treatment and training center; founding member and Past-President, Division on Addiction of New York State Psychological Association, and Member of the Medical and Clinical Advisory Boards of the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services. Dr. Tatarsky trains nationally and internationally.
Healthway Education Systems is the premier industry leader in Medical Cannabis Education both Nationally and Internationally. Healthway specializes in Certified Training and Education for healthcare providers, administrators, patients, and industry professionals. Bridging the gap between state medical marijuana programs, medical education, and responsible patient care.