A randomized controlled trial of brief cognitive-behavioral interventions for cannabis use disorder.

@article{Copeland2001ARC,
  title={A randomized controlled trial of brief cognitive-behavioral interventions for cannabis use disorder.},
  author={Jan Copeland and Wendy Swift and Roger Roffman and Richard Stephens},
  journal={Journal of substance abuse treatment},
  year={2001},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={55-64; discussion 65-6}
}
The increasing demand for treatment for cannabis dependence in Australia and internationally has led to the identification of significant gaps in knowledge of effective interventions. A randomized controlled trial of brief cognitive-behavioral interventions (CBT) for cannabis dependence was undertaken to address this issue. A total of 229 participants were assessed and randomly assigned to either a six-session CBT program (6CBT), a single-session CBT intervention (1CBT), or a delayed-treatment… CONTINUE READING