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.
September is National Recovery Month
TRI joins SAMHSA in celebrating 25 years of recognizing the possibilities of recovery from addiction. We applaud the millions of Americans who are living in recovery from addiction – and the millions more who support recovery in so many ways. Recovery is possible. It is all around us.
National Recovery Month promotes the societal benefits of prevention, treatment and recovery for mental and substance use disorders, celebrates people in recovery, lauds the contributions of treatment and service providers, and promotes the message that recovery is possible.
Find resources, events and stories of recovery through the SAMHSA website.
TRI strives to create research-based solutions to the multifaceted problems of substance abuse. Learn more about our approach to support individuals in recovery and impact broad systemic change.
Philadelphia, PA (Aug. 14, 2014) – Treatment Research Institute (TRI) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed David R. Gastfriend, M.D. as Chief Executive Officer effective September 1, 2014. Dr. Gastfriend previously held the position of Vice President for Scientific Communications at Alkermes, Inc. Concurrently, A. Thomas McLellan, Ph.D., founder of the Treatment…
Philadelphia, PA (Aug. 7, 2014) – Treatment Research Institute (TRI) has collaborated with the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation (HBFF), the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) and MedU to help prepare physicians to address the growing problem of substance use disorders and addiction facing society and the health care system. Medical education has rarely included…
TRI’s Adam Brooks is quoted in this WHYY piece that introduces a kiosk that provides mental health screenings at a ShopRite in Hunting Park, now home to the first mental health screening in a retail setting. The kiosk is the brainchild of two Drexel Public Health graduate students who partnered with the Scattergood Foundation to…