Impact on the Adolescent Brain

A deep dive into adolescent development – June 2019

Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study – ongoing

Adolescent Brain Development and Drug Abuse – June 2008

Adolescent cannabis use and psychosis: epidemiology and neurodevelopmental models – 2010

Adolescent neurocognitive development and impacts of substance use: Overview of the adolescent brain cognitive development (ABCD) baseline neurocognition battery – August 2018

Association of Cannabis Use in Adolescence and Risk of Depression, Anxiety, and Suicidality in Young Adulthood – Feb. 2019

Cannabis and the adolescent brain – Jan. 2020

Cannabis Exposure May Lead to Psychosis – Jan. 2015

Cannabis use and later life outcomes – Jun. 2008

Can neuroimaging connect specific brain structures and functions with suicidal thoughts and behaviors? Apr. 2020

College students using more pot in legal states; binge drinking less – Jan. 2020

Early, heavy, and chronic cannabis use does have substantive negative effects on the brain – Oct. 2019

Growing up high: Understanding the impacts of adolescent cannabis use on mental health and brain development – Aug. 2019

Growing Up High PDF – Jun. 2019

How Marijuana May Damage Teenage Brains in Study Using Genetically Vulnerable Mice – Dec. 2018

Impact of neuroimmune activation induced by alcohol or drug abuse on adolescent brain development – Oct. 2019

Insights into Human Behavior from Lesions to the Prefrontal Cortex – Sept. 2014

Marijuana and the developing brain – Nov. 2015

Marijuana use among adolescents is associated with deleterious alterations in mature BDNF – Jan. 2019

National Institute on Drug Abuse for Teens – Updated Jul. 2020

Pediatric Chest Radiographic and CT Findings of Electronic Cigarette or Vaping Product Use–associated Lung Injury – Mar. 2020

Recreational marijuana use impacts white matter integrity and subcortical (but not cortical) morphometry – Jun. 2016

Synthetic Cannabinoids: Spice, K2 and similar marijuana-like substances – Dec. 2018

Teens who smoke pot at risk for later schizophrenia, psychosis – Mar. 2011

What are the effects of increasing cannabis potency on adolescent health? – Lancet 2018

Why Teens Are Impulsive, Addiction-Prone And Should Protect Their Brains – Jan. 2015

Youth and marijuana: Youth are at special risk for harm – Jun. 2016