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Independent Research

Our specialties include travel, natural medicines, spiritual and consciousness exploration, health and (remote) business strategy


Systematic Literature Reviews


Data Collection

Web Surveys

Interviews: (face-to-face, group, Skype, structured, semi-structured)

Interview guides

Database and web searches

Brain Storming Sessions


Qualitative analysis with NVivo

Quantitative analysis with SPSS

Report Writing

Clear structure

Elegant data visualisations

Chart making

Ethics Approval

Application guidance and reviews


Multiple citation styles


Current Projects

A multi-sourced investigation of the Colorado Cannabis Markets

(qualitative thematic analysis)

Academic Publications

Subritzky, T., Pettigrew, S., & Lenton, S. (2016). Issues in the implementation and evolution of the commercial recreational marijuana market in Colorado. International Journal of Drug Policy, 27, 1-12. (Editors choice)

Subritzky, T., Lenton, S., & Pettigrew, S. (2016) Legal cannabis industry adopting strategies of the tobacco industry. Drug and Alcohol Review, 35: 511–513, (5). doi: 10.1111/dar.12459

Subritzky, T., Pettigrew, S. & Lenton, S. (2017). Into the void: regulating pesticide use in Colorado’s commercial cannabis markets. International Journal of Drug Policy, 42, pp. 86-96. DOI: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2017.01.014 (Special edition – cannabis policy in the Americas)

Lenton, S. & Subritzky, T. (2017). On sentinel samples, sales data and potency. Commentary on Kilmer & Pacula: Greening the Black Market. Addiction, 112, (7), pp. 1137-1138. DOI: 10.1111/add.13756

Subritzky, T. (2018). Beyond deficit and harm reduction: incorporating the spectrum of wellness as an interpretive framework for cannabis consumption (under review)