Status: Baseline only
Reduce the proportion of persons with marijuana use disorder in the past year
Baseline: 1.6 percent of persons aged 12 years and over had a marijuana use disorder (defined as meeting DSM-IV criteria) in the past 12 months in 2018
Target: 1.3 percent
Heavy marijuana use is associated with negative educational, financial, and mental health outcomes. There are several promising behavioral therapies for treating marijuana use disorder.
Workgroup: Substance Use Workgroup