Methamphetamine Publications and Resources

NCETA assembled a variety of publications and resources to disseminate to attendee's at the National Methamphetamine Symposium, 12 May 2015. These publications and resources may be of interest to policy makers, researchers, and practitioners. Although a few of the resources are a little dated, they still represent some of the best resources available as at May 2015.

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Darke, S., Kaye, S., McKetin, R., & Duflou, J. (2008) Major physical and psychological harms of methamphetamine use. Drug and Alcohol Review, 27(3), pp. 253 - 262. http://dx.doi. org/10.1080/09595230801923702.

Hester, R., & Luitjen, M., (2013). Neural correlates of attentional bias in addiction. CNS Spectrum, 19(3), pp. 231-238. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ S1092852913000473.

Horyniak, D., Stoové, M., Degenhardt, L., Aitken, C., Kerr, T., Dietze, P. (2015). How do drug market changes affect characteristics of injecting initiation and subsequent patterns of drug use? Findings from a cohort of regular heroin and methamphetamine injectors in Melbourne, Australia. International Journal of Drug Policy, 26(1), pp. 43 - 50. http:// dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2014.09.002.

Kay-Lambkin, F.J., Baker, A.L., McKetin, R., & Lee, N. (2010). Stepping through treatment: Reflections on an adaptive treatment strategy among methamphetamine users with depression. Drug and Alcohol Review, 29(5), pp. 475 - 482. http://dx.doi. org/10.1111/j.1465-3362.2010.00203.x

Kenny, P., Harney, A., Lee, N.K. and Pennay, A. (2011). Treatment utilization and barriers to treatment: Results of a survey of dependent methamphetamine users. Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy, 6(1). http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1747- 597X-6-3.

Lee, N.K., Pennay, A., Hester, R., McKetin, R., Nielsen, S., & Ferris, J. (2013). A pilot randomised controlled trial of modafinil during acute methamphetamine withdrawal: Feasibility, tolerability and clinical outcomes. Drug and Alcohol Review, 32(1), pp. 88 - 95. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1465-3362.2012.00473.

Lee, N.K., Harney, A., & Pennay, A. (2012). Examining the temporal relationship between methamphetamine use and mental health comorbidity. Advances in Dual Diagnosis, 5(1) pp. 23- 31. http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/17570971211225145.

Lee, N., & Rawson, R. (2008). A systematic review of cognitive and behavioural therapies for methamphetamine dependence. Drug and Alcohol Review, 27(3) pp. 309-317. http://dx.doi. org/10.1080/09595230801919494.

McKetin, R., Lubman, D., Najman, J.M., Dawe, S., Butterworth, P., & Baker, A.L. (2014). Does methamphetamine use increase violent behaviour? Evidence from a prospective longitudinal study, Addiction, 109(5), pp. 798-806. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/add.12474.

McKetin R., Najman, J.M., Baker, A.L., Lubman, D.I., Dawe, S., Ali, R., Lee, N.K., Mattick R.P., & Mamun, A. (2012) Evaluating the impact of community-based treatment options on methamphetamine use: Findings from the Methamphetamine Treatment Evaluation Study (MATES). Addiction, 107(11), pp. 1998 - 2008. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1360- 0443.2012.03933.x.

Mehrjerdi, Z.A., Kiakojouri, A., & Dolan, K. (2013). Attention problems and cognitive-behavioural therapy for methamphetamine users: Implications for treatment. Journal of Addiction Medicine and Therapy, 2(1), 1006. http://www.jscimedcentral.com/Addiction/addiction-2-1006.php.

Pennay, A., & Lee, N. (2009). Barriers to methamphetamine withdrawal treatment in Australia: Findings from a survey of AOD service providers. Drug and Alcohol Review, 28(6) pp. 636 - 640. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1465-3362.2009.00074.x.

Roche, A. M., Pidd, K., Bywood, P., & Freeman, T. (2008). Methamphetamine use among Australian workers and its implications for prevention. Drug and Alcohol Review, 27(3), 334 -341 http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09595230801919478.

 

Select Resources

Australian General Practice Network. (2007). Management of patients with psychostimulant use problems: Guidelines for general practitioners. Canberra: Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

Baker, A., Kay-Lambkin, F., Lee, N.K., Claire, M., & Jenner, L. (2003). A brief cognitive behavioural intervention for regular amphetamine users: A treatment guide. Canberra: Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

Baker, A., Lee, N.K., & Jenner, L. (Eds.). (2004). Models of intervention and care for psychostimulant users, 2nd Edition, National Drug Strategy Monograph Series No. 51. Canberra: Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

Jenner, L., & Lee, N. (2008). Responding to challenging situations related to the use of psychostimulants: A practical guide for frontline workers. Canberra: Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

Jenner, L., & Lee, N. (2008). Treatment approaches for users of methamphetamine: A practical guide for frontline workers. Canberra: Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

Jenner, L., Spain, D., Whyte, I., Baker, A., Carr, V.J., Crilly, J. (2006). Management of patients with psychostimulant toxicity: Guidelines for emergency departments. Canberra: Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

Jenner, L., Spain, D., Whyte, I., Baker, A., Carr, V.J., Crilly, J. (2006). Management of patients with psychostimulant toxicity: Guidelines for ambulance services. Canberra: Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

Jenner, L., Baker, A., Whyte, I., & Carr, V. (2004). Psychostimulants – Management of acute behavioural disturbances: Guidelines for police services. Canberra: Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

Lee, N., Johns, L., Jenkinson, R., Johnston, J., Connolly, K., Hall, K. & Cash, R. (2007). Clinical treatment guidelines for alcohol and drug clinicians. No 14: Methamphetamine dependence and treatment. Fitzroy: Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre Inc.

National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA) Consortium. (2004). Alcohol and other drugs: A handbook for health professionals (Part 2, chapter 6 “Amphetamines”). Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing.

NSW Department of Health. (2005). Amphetamine, ecstasy and cocaine. A prevention and treatment plan 2005 - 2009. North Sydney: NSW Department of Health.

Pidd, K., & Roche, A. (2015). ‘Ice’ and the workplace. Adelaide, South Australia: National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA), Flinders University.

Roche, A. (2015). Methamphetamine: Effects and responses. Adelaide, South Australia: National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA), Flinders University.

Roche, A., McEntee, A., Fischer, J., & Kostadinov, V. (2015). Methamphetamine use in Australia. Adelaide, South Australia: National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA), Flinders University.

Smout, M., Krasnikow, S., Longo, M., Wickes, W., Minniti, R., & Cahill, S. (2008). QUICKFIX: Identify & intervene in psychostimulant use in primary health care. Adelaide: Drug and Alcohol Services South Australia.

Smout, M. (2008). Psychotherapy for methamphetamine dependence: Treatment manual. Adelaide: Drug and Alcohol Services South Australia.

Smout, M., & Krasnikow, S. (2008). The psychostimulant check-up training kit: Check-up summary form. Adelaide: Drug and Alcohol Services South Australia.

Smout, M., & Krasnikow, S. (2008). The psychostimulant check-up training kit: The clinician manual. Adelaide: Drug and Alcohol Services South Australia.

Smout, M., Krasnikow, S., & Minniti, R. (2008). The psychostimulant check-up training kit: Response booklet. Adelaide: Drug and Alcohol Services South Australia.

St Vincent's Hospital. (2014). Guidelines for the acute assessment and management of amphetamine-type stimulant intoxication and toxicity. Melbourne: St Vincent's Hospital, Nexus, and VDDI. 

Sydney South West Area Drug Health Services. (nd). Clinical guidelines for assessment and management of psychostimulant users. Sydney: New South Wales Health.

Additional resource available for purchase:
Allsop, S., Lee, N. (Eds.) (2012). Perspectives on amphetamine-type stimulants. East Hawthorn, Victoria: IP Communications. This book is available for purchase from: www.ipcommunications.com.au.