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Teens are under the influence of you

Click here to download a fact sheet to get tips on how to have effective conversations.

 

The Facts About Teens and Marijuana

Click here to download a fact sheet about teens and marijuana.

 

A Parent's Guide to Raising Drug-Free Kids

(Available in English and Spanish)

This guide from the Washington Healthy Youth Coalition explains how alcohol, marijuana and other drugs can harm teen health and success, and how parents can encourage their children and teens to make healthy choices.

 

A Parent's Guide to Preventing Underage Marijuana Use

(Available in English, Spanish, and other languages)

This booklet, produced by Seattle Children's Hospital and the UW Social Development Research Group, in collaboration with the Washington Healthy Youth Coalition, offers information, resources, and practical advice for parents about:

  • The effects of marijuana on adolescent health.
  • Techniques for talking to your child about marijuana.
  • What to do and how to help if your child is using marijuana.
  • The basics of the law in Washington state.

 

Marijuana: Know the Facts

This card from the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board answers common questions and includes a section on "What Parents Should Know."

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More Prevention Resources

 

Videos from Partnership for Drug-Free Kids