Dr. Patricia Conrod on Adolescent Marijuana Use

Premiere DateJul 6, 2017
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:44 Dr. Patricia Conrod
03:34 Defining Psychotic-Like Experiences
05:11 Commonality in Adolescents
07:30 Danger to Developing Minds
10:53 Conclusions on Adolescent Usage
12:30 Outro
13:12 Trust High Waisted
15:56 Finish

Dr. Patricia Conrod joins the show to discuss her recent study exploring the link between marijuana use and psychotic-like experiences in adolescents.

Dr. Patricia Conrod is a professor of psychiatry and the Research Chair of Social Pediatrics at the University of Montreal. She is also the corresponding author of a study entitled “Marijuana and vulnerability to psychosis,” recently published in the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. Click here to read more about the study.

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