Journal article

Associations between psychotic symptoms and substance use in young offenders

Louisa Degenhardt, Carolyn Coffey, Stephen Hearps, Stuart A Kinner, Rohan Borschmann, Paul Moran, George Patton

Drug and Alcohol Review | WILEY | Published : 2015


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Funding Acknowledgements

The authors wish to thank the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) for providing funding for the study. Funding support for this work was also provided by the Goldman-Sachs Foundation and the Murdoch Children's Research Institute. Louisa Degenhardt and George Patton are supported by NHMRC Principal and Senior Principal Research Fellowships, respectively (#1041472, #1019887); and Stuart Kinner is supported by an NHMRC Career Development Award (#1004765). The authors wish to acknowledge the infrastructure funding received from the Victorian state government through the Operational Infrastructure Support (OIS) Program. The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre at the University of NSW is supported by funding from the Australian government under the Substance Misuse Prevention and Service Improvements Grants Fund. The authors wish to thank all study participants for sharing their stories. They also wish to thank the Juvenile Justice Branch of the Department of Human Services Victoria for assistance with data collection.