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How can I get my family member to stop smoking marijuana?
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Dr. Andrew Ho
Psychiatry
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In brief: Find reason to stop
Changing any behavior is hard.
The starting point is to find at least one reason to change. Recreational drugs are highly enjoyable. Therefore, they are very difficult to stop. Imagine you have a favorite hobby. What would it take for you to give it up? First step in helping someone quit drug is to help the individual find motivation to quit. You can try yourself or seek professional help.

In brief: Find reason to stop
Changing any behavior is hard.
The starting point is to find at least one reason to change. Recreational drugs are highly enjoyable. Therefore, they are very difficult to stop. Imagine you have a favorite hobby. What would it take for you to give it up? First step in helping someone quit drug is to help the individual find motivation to quit. You can try yourself or seek professional help.
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