Talking with Children about Marijuana

Posted by on Mar 28, 2016 in Substance Abuse | Comments Off on Talking with Children about Marijuana

TALKING WITH CHILDREN ABOUT MARIJUANA “Marijuana remains the most abused illegal substance among our youth, today. By the time they graduate high school, about 46 percent of U.S. teens will have tried marijuana at least once in their lifetime.”[1]  As parents, we worry and strive to keep our children on a safe and healthy path, working to give them the tools necessary to live a safe and healthy life. With the growing legalization of marijuana across the country, the conversation around and about marijuana has changed. How should we be adjusting our conversations with our youth that take...

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