The Methamphetamine Treatment Evaluation Study (MATES) is a prospective longitudinal cohort study methamphetamine users.
It has been designed to assess the benefits associated with attending community based treatment options, such as residential rehabilitation. The study is also being used to examine the nature of comorbid mental health problems among methamphetamine users.
This research project is a joint effort between researchers from academic institutions around Australia and was completed in 2010. Findings to-date are contained on the study publications page.