Couples' marijuana use is inversely related to their intimate partner violence over the first 9 years of marriage.

Intimate partner violence (IPV)

Key Findings

We found that more frequent marijuana use by husbands and wives predicted less frequent IPV perpetration by husbands.

Information and Links


Link: Couples' marijuana use is inversely related to their intimate partner violence over the first 9 years of marriage.

Year: 2014

DOI: 10.1037/a0037302


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Intimate partner violence (IPV) — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Intimate partner violence (IPV) according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Cannabis