Research articles on Harm Reduction and Critical Drug Studies

  • McNeil, R., Kerr, T., Lampkin, H., & Small, W. (2015). “We need somewhere to smoke crack”: An ethnographic study of an unsanctioned safer smoking room in Vancouver, Canada. International Journal of Drug Policy, 26(7), 645-652. Link 1
  • Torchalla, I., Linden, I. A., Strehlau, V., Neilson, E. K., & Krausz, M. (2015). “Like a lots happened with my whole childhood”: violence, trauma, and addiction in pregnant and postpartum women from Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. Harm Reduction Journal, 11(1), 1. Link 2
  • Cutcliffe, J. R., Travale, R., Richmond, M. M., & Green, T. (2016). “Considering the Contemporary Issues and Unresolved Challenges Facing Therapeutic Communities for Clients with Alcohol and Substance Abuse”. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 1-9. Link 3
  • Scott-Sheldon, L. A., Carey, K. B., Elliott, J. C., Garey, L., & Carey, M. P. (2014). “Efficacy of alcohol interventions for first-year college students: a meta-analytic review of randomized controlled trials”. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 82(2), 177. Link 4
  • Harris, G. E., Dupuis, L., Mugford, G. J., Johnston, L., Haase, D., Page, G., Dow, G., et al. (2014). “Patterns and correlates of cannabis use among individuals with HIV/AIDS in Maritime Canada”. Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology, 25(1), e1-e7. Link 5
  • Stockings, E., Hall, W. D., Lynskey, M., Morley, K. I., Reavley, N., Strang, J., Degenhardt, L., et al. (2016). “Prevention, early intervention, harm reduction, and treatment of substance use in young people”. The Lancet Psychiatry, 3(3), 280-296. Link 6
  • Darker, C. D., Sweeney, B. P., Barry, J. M., Farrell, M. F., & Donnelly?Swift, E. (2015). “Psychosocial interventions for benzodiazepine harmful use, abuse or dependence”. The Cochrane Library, 5(CD009652). Link 7
  • Hayashi, K., Dong, H., Marshall, B. D., Milloy, M. J., Montaner, J. S., Wood, E., & Kerr, T. (2016). “Sex-based differences in rates, causes, and predictors of death among injection drug users in Vancouver, Canada”. American Journal of Epidemiology, kwv207. Link 8
  • Marlatt, G. A., & Witkiewitz, K. (2010). “Update on harm-reduction policy and intervention research”. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 6, 591-606. Link 9
  • Gustafson, D. L., Goodyear, L., & Keough, F. (2008). “When the dragons awake: a needs assessment of people injecting drugs in a small urban centre”. International Journal of Drug Policy, 19(3), 189-194. Link 10


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