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Psychological and psychosocial interventions for cannabis cessation in adults-a systematic review short report

About the Course:

Treatments aiming to reduce cannabis use in regular users have focused on psychosocial and psychological interventions such as cognitive–behavioural therapy (CBT), motivational interviewing (MI), contingency management, and voucher incentives for reductions in cannabis use. This systematic review assesses which treatment (or combination of treatments) is most effective at reducing cannabis use.

Publication Date:

2015

Course Material Authors

Katy Cooper

Katy Cooper is a senior research fellow at the School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK. She has worked on a number of projects relating to patient safety and quality of care and has also worked on a number of projects relating to patient safety and quality of care.

Robin Chatters

Robin Chatters is a trial manager at the School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK

Eva Kaltenthaler

Eva Kaltenthaler is a professor at the Health Economics and Decision Science, School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK. Her main research interest is in the use of systematic review methods in health technology assessment. Her work has been published in multiple peer reviewed journals.

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Acknowledge the problem of cannabis use and the fact that is is addictive.

  2. Identify the various treatment options for cannabis use disorder includnig CBT, MI, MET and Contingency Management.

  3. Apply the treatment that best suits clients give their specific issues, cluding severity of dependence and cannabis related problems.

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Course Material

References begin on page 83.

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Course Number 102471
3 credit hours
  • Online Article
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