A multi-site randomised controlled trial of the adolescent cannabis check up

  • Research program: Harm reduction policy and strategies
  • Project status: Completed
  • Start date: July 2004
  • Expected end date: July 2007
  • Completion date: November 2010
  • Funded by: NHMRC
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Project aims to provide adolescents and their parents objective feedback on use of cannabis and assess the effectiveness to a brief intervention for cannabis use. The trial is being run in NSW, SA and WA. The cannabis Check up will involve a randomised allocation of young people to an intervention group or delayed treatment control group.

Name & Contact Details Role Research Program Location
  • Chief Investigator: Jan Copeland, National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre
  • Chief Investigator: Robert Ali, University of Adelaide

Professor Steve Allsop
Tel: 61 (0)8 9266 1606
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