Introduction and Background (Section I); Background on the CYT Cooperative Agreement (Section II); Background of the MET/CBT5 Treatment (Section III); and MET/CBT5 Treatment (Section IV): From Motivational Enhancement Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adolescent Cannabis Users: CYT Cannabis Youth Treatment Series (Volume 1)

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About the Course:

Introduction and Background (Section I): From Motivational Enhancement Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adolescent Cannabis Users: 5 Sessions reviews the scope, effects, and patterns of the marijuana problem.

Background on the Cannabis Youth Treatment (CYT) Cooperative Agreement (Section II) provides a brief overview of the Cannabis Youth Treatment Project for which this manual was developed.

Background of the Motivational Enhancement Therapy/Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in 5 Sessions (MET/CBT5) Treatment (Section III) covers the scientific basis for this intervention.

Overview of the MET/CBT5 Treatment (Section IV) provides step-by-step procedures for actually implementing this treatment protocol.



Publication Date:

2001; Reprinted 2009


Susan Sampl, Ph.D.
Ronald Kadden, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about Motivational Enhancement Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for adolescent cannabis users. It is appropriate for introductory and intermediate levels of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Recognize the scope and significance of the marijuana problem.

  2. Explain the rationale for Brief, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Group Therapy.

  3. Describe the Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET) and CBT5 treatment protocols.

Materials for Course

Course materials are from Sections I to IV, found on pages 1-18 of pdf document (pages 8-23 if using Adobe toolbar page finder.)

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Course Number: 101819
Total Credit Hours: 2cr
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
Format: Online Article
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