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Psychological and Psychosocial Interventions for the Prevention or Treatment of Cannabis Use: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Last updated: September 15, 2017
Project Number: RA0932-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of psychological and psychosocial interventions for the prevention or treatment of cannabis use in adults?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines associated with the use of psychological and psychosocial interventions for the prevention or treatment of cannabis use in adults?

Key Message

Five systematic reviews, one meta-analysis, seven randomized controlled trials, and one evidence-based guideline were identified regarding psychological and psychosocial interventions for the prevention or treatment of cannabis use in adults.