Medical Expert Videos

The Science on Marijuana and Psychosis Dr. Christine Miller, molecular neuroscientist and schizophrenia researcher explains the connection between cannabis use and psychosis. Schizophrenia is when psychosis becomes permanent. Cost of Addiction Catherine Antley, M.D., speaks about the true cost of marijuana addiction. Scientific Evidence that Marijuana Causes Psychosis Catherine Antley, M.D. as part of her

Parent Videos

Journalist Loses Son to Poly-substance Addiction This Video tells the story of Moms Strong Founder, Sally Schindel’s Son, Andy. His Pot Addiction Resulted in Suicide Moms Strong Founder Lori Robinson Shares her Painful Loss of her Son to Medical Marijuana Podcaster Heidi Swan Q&A with Dr. Christine Miller, psychosis researcher and Lori Robinson whose son

Mental Health

Psychiatric Physician Says Drug Use Worsens Mental Health Dr Boniface, a practicing psychiatrist in Ann Arbor, MI  expresses concern with  Healthy and Productive Michigan in a short 2 minute interview that using marijuana aggravates ALL conditions of mental health disorders.  “There are a lot of people who become psychotic on this drug”.  Whole communities will

Cannabis Use Disorder

Cannabis Use Disorder A common diagnosis, particularly in states with a commercial marijuana market, is cannabis use disorder. According to Wikipedia: “Marijuana use and abuse has symptoms that affect behavior, physical, cognitive, and psychosocial aspects of a person’s life. Symptoms include agitation, bloodshot eyes, challenges in problem solving, and paranoia. Cannabis use is associated with

addiction

Reducing Future Rates of Adult Addiction Must Begin with Youth Prevention

Reducing Future Rates of Adult Addiction Must Begin with Youth Prevention The United States is confronting a public health crisis of rising adult drug addiction, most visibly documented by an unprecedented number of opioid overdose deaths.1Most of these overdose deaths are not from the use of a single substance – opioids – but rather are

Addiction

Addiction Professional magazine August 18, 2016 by Tom Valentino, Senior Editor As presented at the National Conference on Addiction Disorders in Denver, August 18, 2016 by  Jennifer Golick, LMFT, PhD (clinical director at Muir Wood Adolescent and Family Services) stated “cannabis use does, in fact, pose serious, long-term health risks for adolescents.” Newly published study (American