Neuropsychological Functioning Among Individuals with Marijuana Use and Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms
The recent legalization of marijuana in many states across the nation has led to an increase in access to marijuana recreationally and as a prescription medication for the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms (Bonn-Miller et al., 2014). Marijuana use has shown both positive and negative effects on PTSD symptomatology (Greer et al., 2014; Wilkinson et al., 2015). Separately, PTSD and marijuana use are associated with poorer neuropsychological functioning (e.g., Johnsen & Asbjornsen, 2006; Solowij et al., 2002). However, the combined effect of both on neuropsychological ...
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