High-functioning marijuana users are those who are capable of maintaining a balanced, competent outward appearance. Yet, physical dependence on marijuana means they also routinely use.
If you are a high-functioning user, you may successfully evade the harmful “stoner” stereotype that is often portrayed in American media. Yet, while high-functioning users may escape much of the societal stigma associated with marijuana use, you are still at risk. Your marijuana use poses a significant risk to your ability to keep afloat. Therefore, no matter how much marijuana you use, be aware of the classic signs of high-functioning marijuana users before you may blow off your marijuana habit as no big deal.