International Journal of
Psychology and Counselling

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Psychol. Couns.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2499
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJPC
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 198

Full Length Research Paper

Adolescents and marijuana: Its prevalence, underpinning causes, effects and implications on the next generation

Sefa Bulut
  • Sefa Bulut
  • Department of Counseling and Guidance Psychology, School of Educational Sciences, Ibn Haldun University, Istanbul, Turkey.
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Ali Cissey Usman
  • Ali Cissey Usman
  • Department of Counseling and Guidance Psychology, School of Educational Sciences, Ibn Haldun University, Istanbul, Turkey.
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  •  Received: 11 May 2020
  •  Accepted: 16 June 2020
  •  Published: 31 July 2020


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