Screening of cannabis-related problems among youth: the CPQ-A-S and CAST questionnaires

  title={Screening of cannabis-related problems among youth: the CPQ-A-S and CAST questionnaires},
  author={Sergio Fern{\'a}ndez-Artamendi and Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Fern{\'a}ndez-Hermida and Jos{\'e} Mu{\~n}iz-Fern{\'a}ndez and Roberto Secades-Villa and Gloria Garc{\'i}a-Fern{\'a}ndez},
  booktitle={Substance abuse treatment, prevention, and policy},
BACKGROUND Cannabis use among young people is a significant problem, making particularly necessary validated screening instruments that permit secondary prevention. The purpose of this study was to analyze and compare the psychometric properties of the CAST and CPQ-A-S questionnaires, two screening instruments specifically addressing the youth population. METHODS Information was obtained on sociodemographics, frequency of substance use, psychopathological symptoms and cannabis-use problems… CONTINUE READING
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