The Growth In Mental Health Disorders And Their Link To The Use Of Recreational Cannabinoids


Using reference information paper examines the strength of the relationship between the growing use of cannabidiols and the increase in mental health disorders. Mental health concerns often associated with cannabis and Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) use often include depression, anxiety, and more severe afflictions such as schizophrenia. Cannabis has a lengthy history of being used for medical uses dating back prior to the written word, now in this century opinion is divided into the legalization for medicinal properties versus the moral, legal, and mental health implications associated with the substance.

Keywords: Cannabis, Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), Mental health

Year Manuscript Completed

Summer 2022

Senior Project Advisor

Dr. Tricia Jordan

Degree Awarded

Bachelor of Integrated Studies Degree

Field of Study

Human Services

Document Type

Thesis - Murray State Access only

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