As efforts to legalize marijuana continue, there is an increasing perception among youth that marijuana is not harmful or addictive. The reality is that marijuana can cause major health, safety, social, and learning problems, especially in adolescents. Talking openly and honestly with your children about this topic and your household expectations is one of the most effective ways to prevent marijuana use in your child.


Communicating with Your Child when you Suspect Substance Use

Confronting the Myths about Marijuana

Reducing Your Child’s Risk for Substance Use: Tips for Parents

Supporting Your Loved One in Treatment

Talking to Your Child about Marijuana

Youth Substance Use: Signs and Symptoms