Useful tips for youth about safer ways to use cannabis - #TheBluntTruth

Cannabis is one of the most frequently used substances among young people and higher in this population than any other age group.

The Blunt Truth—a pocket-sized guide developed by youth for youth—provides evidence-based information on cannabis, using a conversational tone to explain the health and safety risks of cannabis and recommendations to reduce these risks.

It was developed by the Margaret and Wallace McCain Centre for Child, Youth & Family Mental Health’s Youth Engagement Initiative at CAMH. The resource is based on Canada's Lower-Risk Cannabis Use Guidelines (LRCUG), developed by the Canadian Research Initiative in Substance Misuse (CRISM).

The guide can also be used to start a conversation about cannabis use with young people.

Download the PDF version of the guide in English and French.

Download plain text version in English.

Purchase the guidelines from the CAMH store ( English and French).

You can also download Canada's lower-risk cannabis use guidelines.

 

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