Cannabis or marijuana may have certain benefits for physical and mental health issues when used with knowledge and moderation, but recreational addiction is more prevalent then previously understood, especially as more and more states legalize it or allow it to be prescribed as “medical marijuana.”
- Treatment detoxification
- Identifying triggers
- Group & family therapy
Depending on the formulation between THC and CBDs, signs of cannabis abuse are drowsiness, an altered sense of time, impaired memory, bloodshot eyes, increased appetite, dry mouth, cognitive impairments and paranoia. Treatment includes detoxification, developing greater insight into the reasons for abuse, group therapy, family therapy, counseling, and more.
Learn more about How Pot Affects Your Mind and Body.