Grades and Pot Use

Drinking only reduces college student grades when marijuana is also in the mix (not booze alone). Read more here.

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Smart Kids Are More Likely to Experiment with Pot and Alcohol

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Not Your Dad’s Marijuana…

http://www.nbcnews.com/health/kids-health/pediatricians-warn-against-pot-use-not-your-dad-s-marijuana-n726081#pt0-399657

What Iceland Knows About Preventing Teen Drug Abuse that the Rest of the World Doesn’t

Iceland tops the European table for the cleanest-living teens. The percentage of 15 and 16 year olds who have been drunk in the …

To Boost Mental Health, Start With Your Body

Your brain controls your body and your body fuels your brain. In order to understand how to begin to boost your mental health, …

Time to Clean out Medicine Cabinets

During this time of getting organized, Youth Connections would like to remind everyone when cleaning out closets, don’t forget the bathroom and medicine …

Does Social Media increase depression?

Today, I’m excited to share with you a conversation with Dr. Jean Twenge. Dr. Twenge is a professor of psychology at San Diego State …

Technology Contract for Families

Here is a guide to contracts and agreements for digital kids. Additional resources and contracts can be found on the Screenagers site.

Child Find Screenings

HELENA SCHOOL DISTRICT #1 AND FAMILY OUTREACH CHILD FIND SCREENING CLINICS FOR INFANTS, TODDLERS AND PRESCHOOLERS To assist the Helena Public Schools and …

Veteran/Military Appreciation Day

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Screening for Mental Health in Kindergarten Too Late

When it comes to children’s brains, Rahil Briggs describes them as … sticky. “Whatever we throw, [it] sticks. That’s why they can learn …