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Heidi A. Swan Cannabis - Induced Psychosis: The Personal Stories Behind A NIGHT IN JAIL
Heidi gave a half-hour presentation for the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Solano County. This very personal speech is about how discovering the science about marijuana and mental illness inspired Heidi and her brother to write A NIGHT IN JAIL.
A 45 min presentation of the personal story behind writing A Night In Jail. This webinar also covers a significant amount of data which links marijuana to mental illness.
This interview is by NBC in Los Angeles. It's about the short film Heidi co-wrote and produced with her brother.
Heidi partnered with Behavioral Health Services (Los Angeles County Substance Abuse Prevention and Control contractor) to produce this first- of- its- kind-event to educated teen athletes about drugs. On November 22, 2020, they were honored to have speakers from professional sports: Darren Prince (celebrity and sports agent), Dr. Stephen Taylor, Medical Director of the NBA and Dr. Ken Finn, editor of the first medical textbook on marijuana: Cannabis In Medicine: An Evidence Based Approach.
60 sec Rumbl video: Dr. Martinez describes why people who feel paranoid on pot should not ignore this symptom.
Heidi Swan discusses her journey from smoking marijuana to being an advocate to educating about the harm of smoking on a regular basis.
Why should teenagers care if other people are using pot? Speech and Q & A with The Redondo Beach Youth Commission.