Alexandra Karden


Research Assistant , checkit! - Suchthilfe Wien

Vienna, Austria


Alexandra has been working for the drug checking service checkit! since 2017. In addition to stationary and mobile drug checking, checkit! offers various support services such as counseling and information for users of recreational drugs. With a background in psychology, she is currently responsible for research and evaluation at checkit!, studying motives and patterns of substance use, and monitoring the local drug market. As part of the "east-west" cooperation project between checkit! and Drogenarbeit Z6 in Innsbruck, she is involved in studying and analyzing common trends on the drug market.