Tag Archives: marijuana

Substance Abuse Prevention: Supporting Healthy Decisions During the Tween and Teens Years (and What to Do if You Spot Trouble)

Thursday, March 30, 6:15-8:00 pm at the Fairfax Community Library Library Presenters:  Kayla Tatro & Mary Gratton, NCSS This presentation will provide parents with information about common drugs of abuse and their prevalence in our community. Discussion on how to … Continue reading

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Preventing Student Marijuana Use: Separating Fact from Fiction (from FCD)

Common Fictions and Health-Based Facts Fiction: Marijuana is not an addictive drug. Fact: Marijuana is both a psychologically and physiologically addictive substance. Studies show that THC, the main psychoactive chemical in marijuana, causes dopamine levels in the brain to rise, … Continue reading

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“The Blunt Truth: Communities Dealing With Marijuana”

We will be screening this at Caring Communities on Thursday, August 25th –bring a lunch and join us at 1 PM! Or, you can sign up for it by following the links below.  A FREE, Public Domain Video Program Available as a … Continue reading

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