The Stressed And Depressed Association in no way endorses animal experimentation, viewing it as cruel and of limited value. The only reason that studies involving animal experimentation are found on this page is in the hope that they somehow help to end harm to harmless cannabis users, growers and retailers by influencing those who are still convinced by such evidence.

Date: Aug 3, 2015
Source: Psychology of Addictive Behaviors
PDF: Chronic Adolescent Marijuana Use as a Risk Factor for Physical and
Mental Health Problems in Young Adult Men

Date: Feb 20, 2015
Source: Behavioural Brain Research
Cannabinoids & Stress: Impact of HU-210 on behavioral tests of anxiety in acutely stressed mice.

Date: Feb 19, 2015
Source: Behavioural Brain Research
Effects of intra-infralimbic prefrontal cortex injections of cannabidiol in the modulation of emotional behaviors in rats: Contribution of 5HT1A receptors and stressful experiences.

Date: Feb 5, 2015
Source: European neuropsychopharmacology : the journal of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology.
The potential of inhibitors of endocannabinoid metabolism as anxiolytic and antidepressive drugs-A practical view.

Date: Jan 19, 2015
Source: Journal of Psychopharmacology, Oxford
Role of endocannabinoid signalling in the dorsolateral periaqueductal grey in the modulation of distinct panic-like responses.

Date: Jan 14, 2015
Source: Progress in Neuropsychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry
Cannabinoid CB1 receptors in the dorsal hippocampus and prelimbic medial prefrontal cortex modulate anxiety-like behavior in rats: Additional evidence.

Date: Sep, 2014
Source: Behavioural Pharmacology
Consequences of early life stress on the expression of endocannabinoid-related genes in the rat brain.

Date; Aug 28, 2014
Source: Frontiers in Neurology
Differential Expression of Brain Cannabinoid Receptors between Repeatedly Stressed Males and Females may Play a Role in Age and Gender-Related Difference in Traumatic Brain Injury: Implications from Animal Studies.

Date: Jul 8, 2014
Source: Translational Psychiatry
Central anandamide deficiency predicts stress-induced anxiety: behavioral reversal through endocannabinoid augmentation.

Date: Jun 13, 2014
Source: Physiology and Behavior
β-Caryophyllene, a CB2 receptor agonist produces multiple behavioral changes relevant to anxiety and depression in mice..

Date: May 29, 2014
Source: Seminars in Immunology
Stress regulates endocannabinoid-CB1 receptor signaling.

Date: May 14, 2013
Source: NYU Langone Medical Center
Brain-imaging study links cannabinoid receptors to post-traumatic stress disorder: First pharmaceutical treatment for PTSD within reach

Date: April 23, 2009
Source: Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy
Relief-oriented use of marijuana by teens

Date: Oct 24, 2007
Source: McGill University
Cannabis: Potent Anti-depressant In Low Doses, Worsens Depression At High Doses

Date: Nov 1, 2005
Source: The Journal of Clinical Investigation, Volume 115, Issue 11
Cannabinoids promote embryonic and adult hippocampus neurogenesis and produce anxiolytic- and antidepressant-like effects