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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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The Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act: What You Should Know

Earlier this year, the Comprehensive Addiction Recovery Act (CARA) was re-introduced in both chambers of Congress in effort to provide resources and incentivize state and local communities to expand drug treatment, prevention and recovery efforts. It is the most expansive federal, bipartisan legislation to date for addiction support services.

The Treatment Research Institute encourages the advancement of this bill to passage and supports efforts of like-minded organizations in the field advocating on its behalf. TRI will continue to follow the movement of this legislation and post updates here.

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The Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act: What You Should Know

Earlier this year, the Comprehensive Addiction Recovery Act (CARA) was re-introduced in both chambers of Congress in effort to provide resources and incentivize state and local communities to expand drug treatment, prevention and recovery efforts. It is the most expansive federal, bipartisan legislation to date for addiction support services. If moved forward, CARA would: Expand…
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Wolf promises Pa. funding for prescription drug database

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf’s new budget is breathing new life into efforts to curb drug addition. The governor has earmarked $2.1 million for the state’s prescription drug-monitoring program that had been struggling for funds. The state’s new controlled substances database will track prescriptions for opioid painkillers, which have spiked in recent years. When abused, opioid…
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