Am I a marijuana addict?

If you find it difficult to control your marijuana use, if you think about using marijuana even when you are not, or if you have broken promises to yourself or others about limiting or stopping your use, you may be an addict. Only you can decide. No one else will decide for you.

The Twelve Questions of Marijuana Anonymous

The following questions may help you determine whether marijuana is a problem in your life.


  1. Has smoking weed stopped being fun?
  2. Do you ever get high alone?
  3. Is it hard for you to imagine a life without weed?
  4. Do you find that your friends are determined by your marijuana use?
  5. Do you smoke weed to avoid dealing with your problems?
  6. Do you smoke weed to cope with your feelings?
  7. Does weed use let you live in a privately defined world?
  8. Have you ever failed to keep promises you made about cutting down or controlling your use of marijuana?
  9. Has your use of marijuana caused problems with memory, concentration, or motivation?
  10. When your stash is nearly empty, do you feel anxious or worried about how to get more?
  11. Do you plan your life around your marijuana use?
  12. Have friends or relatives ever complained that your using is damaging your relationship with them?

If you answered yes to any of the above questions, you may have a problem with marijuana. If you have a desire to stop using marijuana, you are in the right place. To get started:

If you are concerned about a friend or loved one, please read the literature for the loved ones.


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