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Is My Child Using Drugs? What Do I Do?
Episode 2629th September 2021 • I Want to Know More - Parenting Montana • Center for Health and Safety Culture
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If you are worried that your child/teen may be using marijuana or other drugs, don’t panic. You are not alone. Whether you are concerned about the misuse of prescription pain medication, marijuana use, or other drug use, there are many resources and help available. This podcast explores the signs and symptoms of substance use, ways to talk with your child/teen about concerns, and options you have for getting your child/teen help. The earlier you intervene, the easier it is to get your child/teen back on track!

There are warning signs and symptoms if your child/teen is using marijuana or other drugs. This podcast walks through the physical, behavioral, and psychological signs that may indicate your child is using drugs. You will be able to identify some of the signs and have some guidance to walk you through the conversations you could have and the steps you could take to help your child.

This supportive information is brought to you as part of the parenting website,, from The Montana Department of Health and Human Services and the Center for Health and Safety Culture at Montana State University. While is a wealth of tools and resources created for Montana parents, the content is applicable to parents everywhere. Listen now if you are concerned that your child/teen might be using drugs, and see how you can work with your child/teen to uncover core issues and appropriate ways to address them.