Why It’s Still a Big Deal If Your Teen Smokes Pot

Adolescence is a period during which the brain is still developing.  This process can be negatively affected by the use of marijauana, according to this article by Randye Hoder for Time.com.  Recently, a number of prominent people have come out and suggested that the legalization of marijuana may not be a bad idea, but Ms. Hoder asserts that we must protect our children during their developmental years.

Click the link for the full article: http://healthland.time.com/2014/01/23/why-its-still-a-big-deal-if-your-teen-smokes-pot/


The Ardsley SAYF Coalition consists of community members dedicated to making a difference in the lives of Ardsley's youth. Our vision is to create a community where our youth have the tools and the confidence needed to make healthy substance-free decisions for themselves. The Ardsley SAYF Coalition is a member of CADCA (Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America).