Brendan - Brendan Brendan is a 20-year-old male college...

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Brendan 1 of 2 Brendan is a 20-year-old male college student who was recently arrested for possession of marijuana, which was detected when he was stopped for unsafe driving. He was charged with driving while intoxicated with cannabis, and his license was suspended. Brendan is the oldest of three children and continues to live at home while attending college. His mother is a successful attorney and his father is a school administrator. He has smoked cigarettes since age 16 and currently smokes one pack a day. He drinks five drinks on occasion and has been smoking marijuana several times a week for 1 year. His usual pattern of use is to go on weekend binges, starting to smoke on Friday evenings and then again early in the day on Saturday continuing into the evening. He has had two car accidents that occurred while he was intoxicated with marijuana. During recent months, he has sometimes smoked marijuana on school nights. On the mornings after he uses marijuana, Brendan tends to sleep in and cut class. Although he has always been a good student, his grades have begun to go down and he is not meeting his academic potential; his recreational and social interests are also limited. Brendan’s parents detected his use of marijuana 6 months earlier, and since that
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