Many casual users say they use cannabis to relax, calm down, and ease depressive symptoms. So what is the science behind that logic? And what are the benefits in a clinical setting?
Continuing our conversation on psychiatry and cannabis, we are joined once again by Dr. Tiffany Buckley, to focus on the role of the endocannabinoid system in the psychopathology of certain conditions such as anxiety & depression.
Dr. Tiffany Buckley, PharmD, BCPS, BCPP is an Advanced Practice Psychiatric Pharmacist working with the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy Masters in Medical Cannabis Science and Therapeutics (MCST) Program, and joins Dr. Leigh Vinocur MD, MS in this episode to discuss.