MMTC – HOLISTIC CANNABIS ACADEMY
CANNABIS EDUCATION PROGRAM

MMTC has partnered with Holistic Cannabis Academy to bring curated educational courses to patients, caregivers, and those supporting loved ones. These online courses are for those looking to expand their knowledge about cannabis and for those interested in a more holistic approach to healthcare. These materials have helped our Tallahassee medical marijuana doctors, and our Tallahassee medical marijuana clinic,as well as doctors and patients in other locations.

Expert Education on Integrating Cannabis & CBD for Wellness
The Holistic Cannabis Academy
Is recognized as a cannabis education leader.  They are endorsed and accredited with health professional organizations worldwide.

ONLINE CURATED CANNABIS EDUCATION PACKAGES

MMTC patients, caregivers, friends, and families receive a 10% discount on these packages.

MMTC-HCA Cannabis Education Packages are premiere curated courses from leading cannabis experts and researchers.  They include:

  • Audio lectures with slides also provided as PDFs
  • Downloadable educational hand-out materials
  • Lifetime access to the recordings for your review
  • Links to vetted research articles & additional resources

The Holistic Cannabis Academy Curated Packages range in price from $271 to $432, with the MMTC patient discount

Medical Marijuana Primer – 4 Modules

START YOUR CANNABIS EDUCATION WITH THIS PACKAGE
The backbone of cannabis as a medicinal plant & why it works
• Expertise from cannabis educators & researchers
• Life time access to recordings and education materials!

HCA Course is $385, using discount code MMTC, your price is $346.50

Medical Marijuana Primer Online Course Content – 4 Videos Modules

The Endocannabinoid System: A Primer with Lex Pelger

Understanding the endocannabinoid system (ECS) is fundamental to grasping how cannabis & cannabinoids influence health & the healing process. Get ready for an introduction to the CB1 and CB2 receptors & the two best known endogenous ligands (anandamide + 2-AG). It all comes together with an overview of how these compounds & receptors affect the major organ systems, hormonal function, pain, sleep & the development & treatment of cancer.

The Healing Toolbox: Cannabis as a Key Player with Roy Upton, RH

Starting with plant biology & a scientific overview of how cannabis provides therapeutic value, you’ll begin to understand the physiological mechanisms at work.  Well known cannabinoids & those still being discovered are reviewed, providing a peak into how this plant affects so many healing processes.

The Backbone of the Cannabis Plant: Cannabinoids with Martin Lee

Just like humans produce endocannabinoids, the cannabis plant produces phytocannabinoids. An in-depth look at the medicinal value of two primary phytocannabinoids -cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (psychoactive THC) lays the groundwork for understanding how these work in personalized healing regimens. Guidelines for CBD & THC ratio protocols are key for providing targeted client advice.

Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency & Tone with Ethan Russo, MD

Who knew there was such a thing as endocannabinoid deficiency? One of the top researchers in the field offers this deficiency & tone theory as a way to explain the origin of so many chronic health problems. Because our ECS deficiency & tone can be influenced by medical cannabis , diet, stress management & other lifestyle changes, this module will make it crystal clear why a holistic healthcare approach makes sense.

OTHER CURATED CANNABIS EDUCATION PACKAGES

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The Deep Dive: Why Cannabis Works

Advanced level curriculum on the endocannabinoid system
• Learn about cannabis as an exit drug from opioid addiction
• Topics include: Pharmacokinetics, Womans Health and Cancer Treatment

HCA Course is $480, using discount code MMTC, your price is $432

The Deep Dive: Why Cannabis Works Online Course Content – 5 Video Modules

The Endocannabinoid System: Deep Dive with Lex Pelger

An advanced look at the endocannabinoid system, or ECS, covering the unique retrograde signaling in the brain, the known polymorphisms, the pharmokinetics, the gender differences + the modulators of the ECS. Building on the foundational ECS module in Track I, take a deep dive into the intricacies + nuances of this complex system.

Cannabis Pharmacokinetics: Considerations for Dose, Absorption & Bioavailability with Kate Welch, PhD

While cannabis is a plant with diverse phytochemicals that work synergistically, solvent extracts of cannabis or preparations made from these extracts high in active cannabinoids are also available. These preparations can be more similar to concentrated, single-entity pharmaceutical drugs. Explore how the two most studied cannabinoids – THC and CBD – are metabolized by and affect the body via different routes of administration.

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The Cancer Frontier: Managing Symptoms & More with Jonathan Treasure, MNIMH

An overview of cannabis for symptom management related to mainstream cancer treatments, including medication interactions plus emerging science about cancer inhibition by cannabinoids. Learn about framing cannabis in cancer management in the context of evidence, appropriate usage scenarios, & suggested protocols for incorporating cannabis as an anticancer agent will be covered, along with an overview of combination botanical strategies for cancer care.

Modulating Women's Health with an Ancient Plant with Michele Ross, PhD

Our endocannabinoid levels are tied closely to estrogen levels, and when they dip, women feel the effects of endocannabinoid deficiency. Learn how cannabinoid supplementation along with other botanicals can stabilize mood, reduce pelvic pain, improve cognition and even offset the symptoms of menopause.

Exit Herb from Addiction with Mary Lynn Mather, RN, MSN, CARN

 

Opioid addiction is at crisis level in the US and around the world. Progressive practitioners and patients alike are lobbying for cannabis is as first-line therapy for opioid, alcohol, & other substance rehabilitation. Understand the conditions and situations where cannabis is and is not appropriate as an exit tool.

Healing the Top Health Conditions with Cannabis

The main reasons for cannabis use
• Mood disorders from every day stress to social anxiety
to post traumatic stress disorder
• The use of cannabis for pain
• Cannabis for sleep disorders

HCA Course is $290, using discount code MMTC, your price is $271

Healing the Top Health Conditions with Cannabis Online Course Content – 3 Video Modules

Treating the Spectrum of Mood Disorders: Stress, Anxiety + PTSD with Michele Ross, PhD

It’s no secret that opioids are abused and SSRI are overused. Can cannabis come to the rescue? Delve into the science and practical application of cannabis in stress, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), potentially reducing reliance on pharmaceuticals and eliminating unwanted side effects.

Pain Exposed! The Functional Approach to Relief, Rehabilitation & Resolution with Rachel Knox, MD

Pain management is the number #1 reason individuals medicate with cannabis. Similar to cannabis + cannabinoids, some therapies provide more than just pain relief. Take a peek behind the scenes of cracking + hacking the pain code.

Insomnia: Integrating Cannabis for Optimal Health with Joanne Matson

Sleep, or lack thereof, is an increasing health issue which can often be effectively treated with the integration of cannabis. A holistic review of the numerous factors and variables with regard to sleep and insomnia will be discussed, exploring integrative approaches to a more restful, rejuvenating, and healthful sleep.

NUTRITION, HERBAL AND HOLISTIC EDUCATION PACKAGES

The Nutrition & Herbal Toolbox

  • A vital introduction to terpenes & herbal synergy
  • Food as medicine, an integrative approach to diet with cannabis
  • The Ayurvedic & Vedic Constituents of Cannabis

HCA Course is $290, using discount code MMTC, your price is $271

The Nutrition & Herbal Toolbox Online Course Content – 3 Video Modules

The Ayurvedic + Vedic Constituents of Cannabis with Prashanti de Jager

Historically, medicinal treatments found in India have often included cannabis for physical and spiritual healing but also to maintain wellness. This module looks at cannabis through the energetic lens of Ayurveda and vedic healing practices vs the Western, allopathic model. Presented by an experienced Indian herbal healer and founder of Organic India products, this module provides a perspective often overlooked by Western medicine.

Cannabis Terpenes + Herbal Synergy with Jonathan Treasure, MNIMH

Terpenes have been overshadowed by the focus on cannabinoids, but make no mistake: they are critically important for creating the entourage healing effects of cannabis. Lending fragrance in many plants such as lemons and lavender, terpenes are also responsible for the distinctive aroma of cannabis cultivars. You’ll appreciate why an integrative approach..cannabis + other healing herbs… can result in better patient outcomes.

Food as Medicine: An Integrative Approach to Diet + Cannabis with Laura Lagano, MS, RDN, CDN

Understanding the influence of diet in disease and healing is at the cornerstone of progressive, integrative medicine. This module delivers key principles of how nutrients influence cell health and how cannabis can play a synergistic role in disease prevention and recovery. Yes, cannabis and food are medicine!

Grand Slam: Cannabis & Holistic Healing

  • The holistic practices of acupuncture, aromatherapy, breath work
    meditation & yoga integrated with cannabis
  • This is where the magic happens!

HCA Course is $385, using discount code MMTC, your price is $346.50

The Grand Slam: Cannabis & Holistic Healing Online Course Content – 4 Video Modules

Aromatherapy: Terpenes Overlaying with Cannabis with Jessica Baker, LAc, RH

Aromatherapy is all about the science of terpene, or terpenoids. Responsible for the sativa & indica-like effects of cannabis, terpenes are key components of plants as diverse as pine, mandarin, & clary sage. Expand your knowledge of plant medicine & learn how to integrate aromatherapy into your holistic practice.

Cannabis Advance Healing: Learning to Breathe with Anna Coy

The Whole-Body Breathing program is designed to help people tune-in to listen to their bodies. We walk, talk, and breathe ourselves into existence each day. Every breath counts. Learn how to transform breath into a healing tool. Practice creates presence!

The Integration of Yoga + Meditation with Cannabis with Dee Dussault

Yogic breathing, stretching, and meditation can all be enhanced with the appropriate use of cannabis. Learn how to use the plant for pain management, stress reduction, overall wellness, and spiritual enlightenment.

The Interplay of Acupuncture, Herbal Medicine + Cannabis with Jessica Baker, LAc, RH

As an ancient healing art, Chinese medicine has been practiced continuously for over 5000 years. The subtle energetics of yin yang and meridian flow are vaguely known to many, but not tangible for practical application. Get familiar with the 8 principles and the 5 elements of Chinese herbalism to start on your Eastern medicine journey to incorporate into clinical practice.