Policy and practice briefings: Responding to problems associated with cannabis use


Cannabis use can result in, or exacerbate, a range of physical and mental health, social and economic problems. Problems are more likely to develop if use begins at a young age and develops into regular and long-term use. This policy and practice briefing provides an overview of the key issues, response options, evidence and implications for policy and practice.

Table of contents

  • Issues
  • Response options
  • European picture
  • Evidence
  • Implications for policy and practice