1. Mamaang

    Major struggles with 18 & 15 Year Old and husband travels

    I found this forum last week as I was desperately trying to find advice on what to do about my 18 year old son who is a senior in high school. We discovered he had been smoking pot last year. We started drug testing him and started taking away privileges. At this point, we've taken the doors off...
  2. runawaybunny

    Link between Adolescent Pot Smoking and Psychosis Strengthens

    Link between Adolescent Pot Smoking and Psychosis Strengthens - Scientific American Research presented at a Berlin psychiatric conference shows teenage cannabis use hastens onset of schizophrenia in vulnerable individuals Society’s embrace of cannabis to treat nausea, pain and other conditions...
  3. B

    My 18-year-old chooses pot over family

    I found this site through a desperate google search inspired by sadness surrounding a situation with my 18-year-old son. He started smoking pot a year ago and hanging with drug-using friends, including a new g/f. My family (I have two other children) have always been very close and loving --...
  4. Puzzled in VA

    Smoking pot

    My 17-year-old son is a decent student and a good kid. Last year he was caught with drug paraphernalia and was offered diversion classes to expunge his citation. A couple of months later I tracked him smoking pot in a park nearby. Fortunately I caught him and not police. I did drug testing for a...
  5. justgo

    Good girl (on the road to) gone bad

    Our issues have been going on for almost 5 years but, I'll stick to the problem at hand. My almost 17 y.o. daughter who is impulsive has began to smoke pot more often. 3 x in 2 months. But, she does this when she sneaks out at 3 a.m. She did this two nights ago. She came home at 730 a.m...