Founded by the same researchers who developed the Addiction Severity Index, the Treatment Research Institute is an independent, nonprofit research and development organization dedicated to science-driven reform of treatment and policy in substance use.
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Thomas McLellan authors a blog in the Huffington Post about President Obama’s recent national address and explains in more detail some rational behind the proposed priorities to address the opiate addiction epidemic. Check it out or read the full length blog here. Today, 120 people will lose their life to a drug overdose —…
Substance use disorder is a chronic brain disease, full stop. But you wouldn’t know it from how drug abuse is dismissed by some people, especially when the addict is rich or famous. Some in the public might question the person’s judgment, or assume their resources might insulate them from the consequences of their behavior. People with…
(Sept. 29, 2015) Philadelphia, PA – Leading scientific experts in addiction and behavioral science have teamed with experts in interactive online and film-based content in order to create solutions for parents wanting to intervene with their child’s substance use. Derived from the empirically-supported treatment method Community Reinforcement And Family Training (CRAFT), the online course, Parent…