Psychologists, Social Workers, Counselors, MFTs

Marijuana: Facts for Parents and Teen

November 27, 2018

Why do young people use marijuana? Young people start using marijuana for many reasons. Curiosity, peer pressure, and the desire to fit in with friends are common ones. Those who have already begun to smoke cigarettes or use alcohol, or who have untreated mental health conditions (such as depression, anxiety, or ADHD), or who have experienced trauma are at increased risk for marijuana use ... (view the Brief Guide below for the full story).

Facts for Parents

A Spanish version of this Brief Guide is available.

Facts for Teens

A Spanish version of this Brief Guide is available.