It is very common for individuals to have both mental health and substance abuse problems. This is particularly the case for individuals accessing substance abuse treatment, where up to 80% of participants have a co-occurring mental health diagnosis (Ross, Glaser, & Germanson, 1988).
This project will recruit clients of a local early psychosis clinic who are currently using cannabis.
The increased use of psychostimulants in Australia is a major concern. People using psychostimulants often do not access traditional treatment services, as their need is often greatest outside of regular office hours.
To review, update and add new information reflecting current drug trends to inform content included on the National Drugs Campaign (NDC) website.