Talking about drugs can be difficult for
parents. Talking about marijuana can
bring an entirely new level of challenges.
Due to layers of controversy, the topic of marijuana, i.e. hemp, THC, CBD,
concentrates, and medicinal advantages can place anyone at a loss for words
when speaking with our youth. The question of how to talk to teens about marijuana can be an even greater challenge.
Many parents also find that between increasing legalization of marijuana and
their own experimentation at younger ages, conversations about marijuana are at
the very least uncomfortable and, in many cases, can feel downright
But as with diaper changes and other unpleasant parenting tasks, some that are necessary are more difficult to accomplish. Talking about marijuana may be one such task, but knowing how to be effective can be key in having an informed and productive talk about marijuana with your teen.