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1 ABMRF Journal
Link: http://www.abmrf.org/faq_publications.asp
Description: Abstracting and news journal from Alcohol Beverage Medical Research Foundation.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
2 Aboriginal Youth Network
Link: http://www.ayn.ca
Description: This Canadian national network is operated for and by aboriginal youth, ages 12-29. The Health Centre, which can be entered from the main page, covers topics such as abuse, addiction, eating disorders, mental health, and suicide, and includes basic facts, games, quizzes, and links. There is a Get the Facts section with excerpts from statistical reports.
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Categories: Information Resources
3 Access to Recovery - Washington State
Link: http://www.dshs.wa.gov/dbhr/daaccesstorecovery.shtml
Description: ATR is a national program funded by SAMHSA for the purpose of providing recovery services not covered by treatment programs. It serves low-income people in need of a variety of services such as supported housing, child services, medical care, in addition to substance abuse treatment. In Washington state, ATR has been implemented in six counties: Clark, King, Pierce, Snohomish, Spokane, and Yakima.
Subjects: Homeless
Categories: Washington State | Treatment
4 Access Washington
Link: http://access.wa.gov
Description: Official Washington State government web site.
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Categories: Washington State
5 Action on Smoking and Health, (ASH).
Link: http://www.ash.org/
Description: About Smoking and Nonsmokers' Rights, Smoking Statistics, Quitting Smoking, Smoking Risks, and Other Smoking Information
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
6 ADAI Clearinghouse
Link: http://adaiclearinghouse.org
Description: The ADAI Clearinghouse is the RADAR center for Washington State, and provides free materials about alcohol and drugs to prevention organizations, schools, and community groups. Supported by the NW HIDTA and the UW Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute.
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Categories: Information Resources | Washington State
7 ADAI news (blog)
Link: http://adai.typepad.com/adai_news/
Description: News from the University of Washington Alcohol & Drug Abuse Institute. Includes announcements of local conferences, new books and journals in the ADAI Library, and news about addiction from the University of Washington and the area.
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Categories: Blog
8 Addiciones
Link: http://www.socidrogalcohol.org/
Description: Journal published by Socidrogalcohol, quarterly journal on alcohol and other drug problems, widely distributed in Spanish-speaking countries; online abstracts in Spanish and English.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
9 Addiction
Link: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journal.asp?ref=0965-2140&site=1
Description: Site includes tables of contents, subscription information, instructions for contributors.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
10 Addiction Biology
Link: http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/13556215.asp
Description: Site includes tables of contents, subscription information, and instructions for contributors.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
11 Addiction Career Workforce Recruitment Campaign
Link: http://www.addictioncareers.org
Description: "Imagine Who You Could Save" is a campaign designed to recruit people to the profession of substance use disorders treatment. The campaign was created by 4 gorups: NAADAC, Northeast ATTC, Central East ATTC, and the ATTC National Office. The ongoing campaign includes numerous components such as an award winning video, the addictioncareers.org Web site, and a variety of other marketing materials.
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Categories: Training and Education | Treatment
12 Addiction Center
Link: https://www.AddictionCenter.com
Description: Addiction Center is an online information and referral service for individuals with drug or alcohol problems. Treatment center reviews are based on original research, interviews, public information and experiences of past residents.
Subjects: Alcoholism treatment | Drug abuse treatment
Categories: Treatment
13 Addiction Counselor Distance Education Opportunities
Link: http://www.attcnetwork.org/userfiles/file/distanceed_bk_cFL_3_shlink_all.pdf
Description: Distance education offers flexibility for people who have work or family responsibilities outside of school. Students enrolled in online education programs are able to work at their own pace, accelerating their studies if desired. Distance education also helps meeth the needs of people who live in rural or remote areas. This guide is intended to help guide a potential distance learner in the NFATTC region (WA, AK, HI, OR, Pacific jurisdictions) determine the types of opportunities available and the kind of technology needed. It offers tips for success, how to select a program, a list current courses available and other resources.
Subjects: Counselors
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Training and Education
14 Addiction Inbox (blog)
Link: http://addiction-dirkh.blogspot.com/
Description: "Addiction Inbox: The Science of Substance Abuse" is a blog by Minneapolis science reporter Dirk Hanson. The blog features articles and health studies about addiction and alcoholism, including the most recent scientific and medical findings.
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Categories: Blog
15 Addiction Professional
Link: http://addictionpro.com/ME2/Default.asp
Description: Site includes tables of contents, subscription information, and abstracts.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
16 Addiction Psychiatry Program (Canada)
Link: http://www.utpsychiatry.ca/groups/addiction-psychiatry/home/
Description: University of Toronto, Canada. Director: Tony George. The U of T Addiction Psychiatry Program is one of the leading academic programs in addictions research, education and clinical care in Canada. It has over 20 faculty, who are based primarily at CAMH. Dr. Peter Selby is Clinical Director of the CAMH Addictions Program, where the majority of the academic, clinical and educational programs are based.
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
17 Addiction Psychiatry Residency Program
Link: http://depts.washington.edu/psychadd/index.shtml
Description: This one-year residency program at the University of Washington provides psychiatric physicians with advanced training in the skills, clinical judgment, and knowledge necessary to the practice of addiction psychiatry. (Confederation of NW Addiction Research Centers)
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Training and Education | Washington State
18 Addiction Recovery Guide
Link: http://www.addictionrecoveryguide.org/
Description: Internet guide to recovery and treatment resources; includes 12-step, holistic, traditional treatment.
Subjects: Drug abuse treatment | Alcoholism treatment | Twelve-step programs | Holistic medicine
Categories: Treatment | Recovery Resources
19 Addiction Research Institute (ARI)
Link: http://www.utexas.edu/research/cswr/nida/index.html
Description: University of Texas at Austin, Center for Social Work Research.
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
20 Addiction Research & Theory
Link: http://informahealthcare.com/loi/art
Description: Site includes tables of contents (from v. 10 on), instructions for authors, aims and scope, subscription information.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
21 Addiction Resource Guide.
Link: http://www.addictionresourceguide.com/
Description: Online directory of addiction treatment facilities.
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Categories: Treatment
22 Addiction Science Research and Education Center (ASREC)
Link: http://www.utexas.edu/research/asrec/
Description: University of Texas at Austin. A group of scientists whose mission is to communicate the latest findings in Addiction Science to the public, in terms that make the message easy to understand. Director: Carlton Erickson.
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
23 Addiction Studies Center - Indiana Wesleyan University
Link: http://www.indwes.edu/Adult-Graduate/MA-Counseling/Addictions-Studies-Center/
Description: The Addiction Studies Center (ASC) at Indiana Wesleyan University was established with the unique vision to become a place where education, research, and treatment combine in studying the problems of addiction. The hallmark of the ASC is the collaborative work of students and faculty in integrating a Christian worldview to address the suffering and consequences brought on by addiction. Don P. Osborn, Director and Professor
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Categories: Training and Education
24 Addiction Studies Program for Journalists.
Link: http://www.addictionstudies.org/links.html
Description: Sponsored by Wake Forest University School of Medicine and National Families in Action
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Categories: Training and Education
25 Addiction Technology Transfer Centers Network (ATTC).
Link: http://www.nattc.org/
Description: 13 regional (US) centers and national office. The purpose of the ATTC is to change clinical practice by increasing the knowledge and skills of addiction treatment practitioners from multiple disciplines by facilitating access to state-of-the-art research and education.
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Categories: Training and Education
26 Addiction Treatment Forum
Link: http://www.atforum.com/
Description: Newsletter and website; reports on substance abuse and addiction therapies, research, news, and events of interest to both healthcare professionals and patients, with a focus on methadone maintenance for opioid-addiction treatment. Edited by Stewart B. Leavitt, PhD, with funding from an educational grant from Tyco/Healthcare/ Mallinckrodt a manufacturer of methadone and naltrexone.
Subjects: Naltrexone | Methadone maintenance
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
27 AddictionInfo.org
Link: http://www.addictioninfo.org/
Description: AddictionInfo brings together the most current and progressive thinking in the field of alternative drug, alcohol and other behavioral addictions. Current research and clinical trials continue to uncover new and effective, research-based, non-12-step treatment options. It includes over 3,200 useful and practical articles, written by world-class authors on the cutting edge of their profession, plus current addiction news stories. These articles communicate addiction information in a succinct manner that makes it easier for the reader to understand.
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Categories: Information Resources | Blog | Recovery Resources
28 The Addictions Newsletter
Link: http://www.apa.org/divisions/div50/newsletter.htm
Description: Newsletter of the American Psychological Assoc. Div.50 (Addictive Behaviors). Full text available.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
29 Addictive Behaviors
Link: http://www.journals.elsevier.com/addictive-behaviors/
Description: Site includes tables of contents, abstracts, submission information, subscription information.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
30 Addictive Behaviors Research Center (ABRC)
Link: http://depts.washington.edu/abrc
Description: University of Washington, Seattle. Provides research, training, and evaluation in the development and dissemination of interventions to prevent and treat addictive behaviors. Director: G. Alan Marlatt. (member Confederation of Northwest Addiction Research Centers)
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
31 Addictive Behaviour and Addiction Medicine, Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim, Univ. of Heidelberg, Germany
Link: http://www.zi-mannheim.de/801.html
Description: The Central Institute of Mental Health (ZI) is a globally recognized center of psychiatry science, research and teaching in partnership with institutions i Germany and abroad. It is also the headquarters of the Baden-Württemberg Consortium for Addiction Research, in the Department of Addictive Behaviour and Addiction Medicine. The academic 'addiction research cluster' consisting of pre-clinical and clinical addiction research and including treatment facilities began in 2000.
Subjects: European Union (EU)
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
32 Addictive Behaviours Laboratory (Canada)
Link: http://www.addiction.ucalgary.ca/
Description: University of Calgary, Department of Psychology. The focus of research in the Addictive Behaviours Laboratory is substance abuse and gambling addictions. Projects are focused on the psychology and physiology of gambling behavior, as well as the clinical condition of pathological gambling and potential treatment approaches. David Hodgins, director.
Subjects: Gambling
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
33 Addictive Disorders and Their Treatment
Link: http://www.addictiondisorders.com
Description: Site includes tables of contents, author information, order information.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
34 Advanced Pain Treatment and Medical Diagnostic Group (Beverly Hills, CA)
Link: http://advancedpaintreatment.com/
Description: The Advanced Pain Treament and Medical Diagnosis Group's rapid detox program is a painless alternative to opiate withdrawal for people who are chemically dependent on narcotics.
Subjects: Rapid opiate detox
Categories: Treatment
35 AIDS Info
Link: http://www.aidsinfo.nih.gov/
Description: A service of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Includes information for patients/public and providers on treatment/prevention, vaccines, clinical trials, and other research on HIV/AIDS.
Subjects: HIV / AIDS
Categories: Other Sites
36 Al-Anon/Alateen.
Link: http://www.al-anon.alateen.org/
Description: Help for families and friends of alcoholics.
Subjects: Alcoholics Anonymous
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
37 Alberta Gaming Research Institute
Link: http://www.abgaminginstitute.ualberta.ca/index.cfm
Description: The Alberta Gaming Research Institute is a consortium of the University of Alberta, University of Calgary, and the University of Lethbridge. Its primary purpose is to support and promote research into gaming and gambling in the Province of Alberta. Library resources include bibliographies, conference proceedings, journal titles and reference sources.
Subjects: Gambling
Categories: Information Resources
38 Alcohol
Link: http://www.alcoholjournal.org/
Description: Site includes tables of contents, order information, guide for authors.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
39 Alcohol Alert
Link: http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/journals-and-reports/alcohol-alert
Description: Newsletter from NIAAA. Full-text available.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
40 Alcohol and Alcoholism
Link: http://alcalc.oxfordjournals.org/
Description: Site includes subscription information and instructions to authors.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
41 Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute (ADAI)
Link: http://adai.washington.edu
Description: University of Washington, Seattle. ADAI is a multidisciplinary research center; its mission is to support and facilitate research and research dissemination in the field of alcohol and drug abuse. Director: Dennis M. Donovan. (member, Confederation of Northwest Addiction Research Centers)
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
42 Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute Small Grants Program
Link: http://depts.washington.edu/adai/grants/smgrant.htm
Description: A primary mission of the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute is to facilitate research in substance abuse at the University of Washington. Through its Small Grants Program, the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute awards grant funds to new and established faculty for alcohol and drug abuse research at the University of Washington. The principal goal of the Small Grants Program is to stimulate research by providing initial funding for promising pilot projects which may ultimately be developed into full research studies with outside grant support.
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
43 Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Program
Link: http://public.wsu.edu/~adap/
Description: Washington State University, Pullman. The Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Program promotes research on substance abuse within the state of Washington. This program receives a portion of state alcohol license fees (Class H) and distributes the money to substance abuse researchers for pilot grant projects. Thee sponsors seminars, buy library materials, and assist in recruiting faculty with research expertise in substance abuse. Director: Barbara Sorg, PhD
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
44 Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Unit (South Africa)
Link: http://www.mrc.ac.za/adarg/adarg.htm
Description: Medical Research Council of South Africa. Director: Dr. Charles Perry. Comprises a dynamic team of researchers and support personnel based in Cape Town and Pretoria involved in cutting edge research and policy development/analysis locally, nationally and internationally.
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
45 Alcohol and Drug Counseling Program, Bellevue Community College
Link: http://bellevuecollege.edu/health/aldac/
Description: This program provides the knowledge, skills, attitudes and training required for counseling in the field of chemical dependency intervention, prevention and treatment.
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Categories: Washington State
46 Alcohol and Drugs History Society
Link: http://alcoholanddrugshistorysociety.org
Description: Formerly called the Alcohol and Temperance History Group; now the home of the online journal Social History of Alcohol and Drugs: An Interdisciplinary Journal (SHAD). The site includes the ADHS Daily Register, an indexed blog which is updated daily with news, citations to publications, and resources of interest to members of the group. Publishes Points Blog
Subjects: Alcohol use - History
Categories: Professional Societies | Blog
47 Alcohol and Health : Current Evidence
Link: http://www.bu.edu/act/alcoholandhealth/index.html
Description: A free online (full text) newsletter that summarizes the latest clinically relevant research on alcohol and health. Produced by the Alcohol Clinical Training (ACT) Project at Boston University, with funding from NIAAA.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
48 Alcohol and other Drugs Council of Australia, (ADCA).
Link: http://www.adca.org.au/
Description: The Alcohol and other Drugs Council of Australia (ADCA) is a national, non-government organisation representing the interests of the Australian alcohol and other drugs sector. It includes organisations, services, agencies and individual professionals and practitioners engaged in alcohol and other drug services throughout Australia. Formerly Alcohol and Drug Foundation of Australia.
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Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
49 Alcohol and Substance Use Research Institute (ASURI)
Link: http://nosferatu.cas.usf.edu/asuri/
Description: University of South Florida. The ASURI was established to support research and training activities pertaining to the etiology and treatment of problematic alcohol and substance use.
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
50 Alcohol Beverage Medical Research Foundation (ABMRF)
Link: http://www.abmrf.org
Description: Baltimore, MD. The largest, independent, non-profit foundation in North America devoted solely to supporting research on the effects of alcohol on health, behavior and prevention of alcohol-related problems.
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
51 Alcohol cartoons
Link: http://staff.washington.edu/leigh/cartoons/
Description: More than 40 cartoons with alcohol themes; collected by Barbara Leigh.
Subjects: Humor
Categories: Other Sites
52 Alcohol Clinical Training (ACT) Project
Link: http://www.bu.edu/act/index.html
Description: Boston University. Aims to disseminate research-based information and pragmatic clinical skills to increase screening and brief intervention for alcohol problems.
Subjects: Brief intervention
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
53 Alcohol Cost Calculator
Link: http://www.alcoholcostcalculator.org/
Description: Calculator devised by Ensuring Solutions to Alcohol Problems at Geo. Washington Univ. Med Center; "calculates" shows costs for alcohol-related health care and workforce productivity.
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Categories: Other Sites
54 Alcohol/Drug 24 Hour Help Line (ADHL)
Link:
Description: NOTE: Closed in March, 2012 -- The Alcohol/Drug Help Line (ADHL) provided referral and information for Washington state residents with alcohol and other drug-related problems. Services replaced by the Washington State Recovery Help Line
Subjects: Telephone counseling and hotlines
Categories: Washington State
55 Alcohol/Drug Clearinghouse (closed in June, 2011)
Link:
Description: Closed in June 2011 due to state budget cuts, the WSADC was the RADAR center for Washington State, and provided materials about alcohol and drugs. In September 2011, the new ADAI Clearinghouse took over as the state clearinghouse and RADAR center for Washington.
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Categories: Washington State
56 Alcohol Epidemiology Program (AEP)
Link: http://www.epi.umn.edu/alcohol/
Description: University of Minnesota, School of Public Health. Conducts advanced research to discover effective community and policy interventions to reduce alcohol-related social and health problems. Director: Traci L. Toomey, PhD.
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
57 Alcohol Help Center
Link: www.AlcoholHelpCenter.net
Description: Produced by a for-profit eHealth company. This version contains an online support group. Personalized versions are available for a fee. Customers can create their own plan, connect with others, and ask the Support Specialists for support and advice.
Subjects: Alcoholism treatment | Internet counseling
Categories: Recovery Resources
58 Alcohol History Database
Link: http://www.scc.rutgers.edu/alcohol_history
Description: Center for Alcohol Studies, Rutgers University. This CAS database indexes a special collection of over 500 historical materials (monographs, pamphlets, and periodicals) from the American Temperance and Prohibition Movements.
Subjects: Prohibition | Alcohol use - History
Categories: Databases and Catalogs
59 Alcohol Justice (Marin Institute)
Link: http://alcoholjustice.org/
Description: Alcohol Justice (formerly The Marin Institute, until 2011) promotes effective alcohol policy, conducts media advocacy, and supports grassroots campaigns in Marin County, California and nationwide. Alcohol prevention research and advocacy.
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
60 Alcohol Medical Scholars Program (AMSP)
Link: http://www.alcoholmedicalscholars.org/
Description: The mission of the AMSP is to promote optimal education in medical schools regarding alcohol use disorders and other substance-related problems. Web site incldues numerous Powerpoint lectures on alcoholism topics and other teaching and tools, including a list of feature films on substance abuse for classroom discussion. Director is Marc A. Schuckit, MD.
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Categories: Training and Education
61 Alcohol Policy Information System (APIS)
Link: http://www.alcoholpolicy.niaaa.nih.gov/
Description: The Alcohol Policy Information System (APIS) is an online resource that provides detailed information on a wide variety of alcohol-related policies in the United States at both State and Federal levels. It features compilations and analyses of alcohol-related statutes and regulations. Designed primarily as a tool for researchers, APIS simplifies the process of ascertaining the state of the law for studies on the effects and effectiveness of alcohol-related policies. Topics include alcoholic beverage control; taxation and pricing; transportation, crime and public safety; health care services and financing; alcohol and pregnancy; underage drinking.
Subjects: Privatization of alcohol sales
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Statistical Resource | Databases and Catalogs
62 Alcohol-Related Disease Impact (ARDI) Application
Link: http://apps.nccd.cdc.gov/DACH_ARDI/Default/Default.aspx
Description: ARDI is an online application sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), that provides national and state estimates of alcohol-related health impacts, including deaths and years of potential life lost (YPLL). These estimates are calculated for 54 acute and chronic causes using alcohol-attributable fractions, and are reported by age and sex.
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Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Statistical Resource
63 Alcohol Research Center.
Link: http://alcoholresearch.lsuhsc.edu/
Description: Louisiana State University, Health Sciences Center. Focuses especially on alcohol and HIV research. Director: Steve Nelson, MD.
Subjects: HIV/AIDS
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
64 Alcohol Research Center (ARC)
Link: http://psychiatry.uchc.edu/research/arc.html
Description: University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Established in 1978. Focuses especially on the etiology and treatment of addictions. Director: Victor M. Hesselbrock, PhD.
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
65 Alcohol Research: Current Reviews
Link: http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/journals-and-reports/alcohol-research
Description: NIAAA's quarterly journal (with abstracts); (formerly Alcohol Research and Health).
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
66 Alcohol Research Group (ARG)
Link: http://www.arg.org/
Description: Berkeley, CA. Established in 1959. Focuses on epidemiological and health services research on alcohol and drug abuse. Director: Thomas Greenfield, PhD.
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Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
67 Alcohol Screening & Brief Intervention Curriculum.
Link: http://www.bu.edu/act/mdalcoholtraining/index.html
Description: Boston Medical Center & Boston University. Free online curriculum for generalist clinicians, educators, and trainees; teaches skills for addressing alcohol problems in primary care settings, emphasizing cross-cultural efficacy.
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Categories: Training and Education
68 Alcohol Studies Database
Link: http://www.scc.rutgers.edu/alcohol_studies/
Description: Center for Alcohol Studies, Rutgers University. The database contains over 80,000 citations for journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers, and audio-visual materials, mostly on alcohol.
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Categories: Databases and Catalogs
69 Alcohol, Temperance & Prohibition [Digital Library]
Link: http://dl.lib.brown.edu/temperance/
Description: (Brown University). Digital collection which includes a host of primary documents on Temperance from the past several centuries, including broadsides, sheet music, and government publications. These items will be of great interest to anyone interested in the history of alcoholism, and how various forms of media were used to disseminate ideas and information about this phenomenon and the prohibition movement. Visitors can browse the collection by document creator, publisher, and general title.
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Categories: Information Resources
70 Alcoholics Anonymous
Link: http://www.alcoholics-anonymous.org/
Description: Official AA Web site, with English, French language versions. For much more A.A. literature and information, see unofficial site (Online AA Recovery Resources).
Subjects: Alcoholics Anonymous
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy | Recovery Resources
71 Alcoholics Anonymous 2001 Membership Survey
Link: http://www.aa.org/en_media_resources.cfm?PageID=75
Description: Triennial survey.
Subjects: Alcoholics Anonymous
Categories: Recovery Resources
72 Alcoholics Anonymous History : A List of A.A. History Sites
Link: http://www.dickb.com/aahistorysites.shtml
Description: Persons, organizations, and web resources associated with history of Alcoholics Anonymous. Compiled by Dick B.
Subjects: Alcoholics Anonymous | Alcohol use - History
Categories: Recovery Resources | Information Resources
73 Alcoholics Victorious
Link: http://www.alcoholicsvictorious.org/
Description: Founded 1948, recovery support for people who recognize Jesus Christ as their Higher Power.
Subjects: Religion and spirituality | Twelve-step programs
Categories: Recovery Resources
74 Alcoholis; Bulletin of the Medical Council on Alcohol (UK)
Link: http://www.m-c-a.org.uk/Home/home
Description: Online newsletter of the Medical Council on Alcohol (UK).
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
75 Alcoholism : Clinical and Experimental Research
Link: http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/journal.asp?ref=0145-6008&site=1
Description: Official journal of the Research Society on Alcoholism. Site includes editorial scope, tables of contents with abstracts, author guide, subscription information.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
76 Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly
Link: http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/07347324.asp
Description: Site includes tables of contents, subscription information, author instructions.
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Categories: Journals and Newsletters
77 AlcoholPolicyMD.com
Link: http://www.alcoholpolicymd.com/
Description: This website is dedicated to promoting physician and community action on alcohol and health. Advocacy from the American Medical Association Office of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse.
Subjects: Underage drinking
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
78 AlcoholScreeening.org
Link: http://www.alcoholscreening.org/
Description: A self-assessment service of Join Together as part of its Demand Treatment initiative, a national project to increase the number of people who get alcohol and drug brief interventions and quality treatment.
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Categories: Treatment
79 AlcoholScreening.org
Link: http://www.alcoholscreening.org/
Description: This site is a service of Join Together. It features a step-by-step online evaluation of your drinking habits, to help determine whether or not you have a problem with alcohol.
Subjects: Internet counseling
Categories: Information Resources
80 Alliance of States with Prescription Monitoring Programs
Link: http://www.pmpalliance.org/
Description: A national organization of representatives from states that have established or are interested in establishing programs to monitor the prescribing and dispensing of prescription drugs. It provides a forum for information exchange among state and federal agencies as well as a resource for contact and other information on prescription monitoring programs.
Subjects: Prescription drugs
Categories: Information Resources | Organizations and Advocacy
81 Alternative Treatment International, Inc.
Link: http://www.alternative2rehab.com/
Description: Treatment for alcoholism, chemical dependency, and dual diagnosis in a residential recovery treatment program in a tropical location (Clearwater, Florida).
Subjects: Dual diagnosis
Categories: Treatment
82 American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP)
Link: http://www.aaap.org/
Description: Training, advocacy, promotes accessibility to treatment. Publishes American Journal on Addiction.
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Categories: Professional Societies
83 American Academy of Cannabinoid Medicine
Link: http://aacmsite.org/
Description: The AACM is a clinical medicine, scientific association. Its members are clinicians and researchers active in the field of endogenous, plant-derived and synthetic cannabinoids and those who support the medical use of cannabinoids. The American Academy of Cannabinoid Medicine is the gold standard for the education and dissemination of clinically relevant information in the emerging field of cannabinoid and endocannabinoid medicine. Has a "certificate" program for physicians.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
84 American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCP)
Link: http://www.americanacademy.org/
Description: An international, multi-disciplinary credentialing body for doctors, nurses, social workers, psychologists and counselors devoted to establishing and upholding the highest standards for the provision of treatment in the addictive disorders. It offers a credential for Certified Addiction Specialist in five specialties: alcoholism, drug addiction, eating disorders, gambling addiction, and sexual addiction. The CAS requires a comprehensive exam and is under the review of a panel of experts in addiction.
Subjects: Eating disorders | Gambling | Sexual addiction
Categories: Professional Societies
85 American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (AATOD).
Link: http://aatod.org/
Description: Formerly American Methadone Treatment Association. Enhances the quality of patient care in treatment programs by promoting the growth and development of comprehensive methadone treatment services throughout the United States. The AATOD works with federal agencies and state substance abuse authorities concerning opioid treatment policy.
Subjects: Methadone maintenance
Categories: Professional Societies
86 American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence, Inc. (AATOD)
Link: http://www.aatod.org
Description: The American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (AATOD) was founded in 1984 to enhance the quality of patient care in treatment programs by promoting the growth and development of comprehensive methadone treatment services throughout the United States. AATOD works with federal agencies and state substance abuse authorities concerning opioid treatment policy. Currently, the methadone treatment system is experiencing major changes as accreditation is implemented as the new federal oversight standard. AATOD continues to work with federal and state agencies to assist our members on complying with these standards, ensuring that they receive technical assistance necessary to make the transition.
Subjects: Methadone maintenance | Drug abuse treatment
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy | Treatment
87 American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC)
Link: http://www.aapcc.org/
Description: The American Association of Poison Control Centers is a non-profit, national organization founded in 1958 that represents the poison control centers of the United States and the interests of poison prevention and treatment of poisoning. Poison centers provide poison expertise and treatment advice by phone. All poison centers can be reached by calling the same telephone number 1-800-222-1222. Poison centers are staffed by pharmacists, physicians, nurses and poison information providers who are toxicology specialists. The web site includes facts and statistics on drugs of abuse.
Subjects: Poisoning
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy | Treatment
88 American Association of Poison Control Centers: Synthetic Marijuana
Link: http://www.aapcc.org/alerts/synthetic-marijuana/
Description: Page about the dangers of synthetic marijuana, with data related to poison control center calls about the substances and a link to their position paper on restrictions of synthetic marijuana in the U.S.
Subjects: Marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
89 American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM)
Link: http://www.abam.net/
Description: ABAM is a medical board that certifies physians who have been trained in a variety of specialties, including family medicin, internal medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, psychiatry, preventive medicine, emergency medicine, surgery and neurology. Medical boards promote and improve the quality of medical care through establishing and maintaining standards and procedures for credentialing and re-credentialing medical specialities, as compared to a professional society or membership organization such as ASAM. ASAM was instrumental in helping to establish the ABAM in 2007.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
90 American Cancer Society: Medical Use of Marijuana Position Paper
Link: http://documents.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/001976-pdf.pdf
Description: The ACS is supportive of more research into the benefits of cannabinoids; better and more effective treatments are needed to overcome the side effects of cancer and its treatment. However, the ACS does not advocate the use of inhaled marijuana or the legalization of marijuana.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
91 American College Health Association (ACHA)
Link: http://www.acha.org/
Description: The ACHA is the principal advocate and leadership organization for college and university health. It conducts the ACHA-National College Health Assessment, a national research effort organized by ACHA to assist college health service providers, health educators, counselors, and administrators in collecting data about their students' habits, behaviors, and perceptions on the most prevalent health topics: alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use; sexual health; weight, nutrition, and exercise; mental health; and injury prevention, personal safety, and violence.
Subjects: College students
Categories: Professional Societies
92 American College of Physicians: Supporting Research into the Therapeutic Role of Marijuana
Link: http://www.acponline.org/acp_news/medmarinews.htm
Description: Position paper from the ACP laying out a series of positions on research into, and the use of, marijuana as medicine. ACP believes the science on medical marijuana should not be obscured or hindered by the debate surrounding the legalization of marijuana for general use.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
93 American Council for Drug Education. (ACDE)
Link: http://www.acde.org/
Description: The American Council for Drug Education is a substance abuse prevention and education agency that develops programs and materials based on the most current scientific research on drug use and its impact on society.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
94 American Dental Association, Methampehtamine use: Meth Mouth
Link: http://www.ada.org/3056.aspx?currentTab=1
Description: Includes an overview of methamphetamine use and oral health, as well as links to ADA news and additional resources on this topic.
Subjects: Methamphetamine | Dental problems
Categories: Professional Societies
95 American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
Link: http://www.afsp.org/
Description: The AFSP is the leading national not-for-profit organization exclusively dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide through research, education and advocacy, and to reaching out to people with mental disorders and those impacted by suicide.
Subjects: Suicide
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
96 American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: LGBT Suicide and Suicide Risk From Knowledge to Prevention
Link: http://www.afsp.org/preventing-suicide/our-education-and-prevention-programs/programs-for-professionals/lgbt-suicide-and-suicide-risk-from-knowledge-to-prevention
Description: In 2007, AFSP began a broad initiative to increase knowledge about suicide and suicide risk in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) persons, and take steps to reduce that risk.
Subjects: Suicide | LGBT
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
97 American Gaming Association (AGA)
Link: http://www.americangaming.org/
Description: The AGA represents the commercial casino entertainment industry by addressing federal legislative and regulatory issues affecting its members and their employees and customers, such as federal taxation, Internet gambling, and travel and tourism matters. In addition, the AGA has an aggressive public education program designed to educate target audiences in the nation's capital and across the country about the positive role that commercial gaming plays in communities across the country. It serves as the industry's first national gaming information clearinghouse, providing the media, elected officials, other decision makers and the public with timely, accurate gaming industry data.
Subjects: Gambling
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
98 American Group Psychotherapy Association
Link: http://www.groupsinc.org/
Description: This organization is an interdisciplinary community that has been enhancing practice, theory and research of group therapy since 1942.
Subjects: Group therapy
Categories: Professional Societies
99 American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research (journal)
Link: http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/PublicHealth/research/centers/CAIANH/journal/Pages/PastVolumes.aspx
Description: Journal published by the National Center for American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, University of Colorado. Volume 8 to present are available free full-text.
Subjects: Native Americans | Alaska Natives
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
100 American Indian Health, National Library of Medicine.
Link: http://americanindianhealth.nlm.nih.gov/
Description: An information portal to issues affecting the health and well-being of American Indians.
Subjects: Native Americans
Categories: Information Resources
101 American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Link: http://informahealthcare.com/loi/ada
Description: Site includes tables of contents with abstracts, author guidelines, editorial scope, and order information.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
102 American Journal on Addictions
Link: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1111/%28ISSN%291521-0391
Description: American Psychiatric Association. Site includes tables of contents, author instructions, order information.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
103 American Medical Association (AMA): GLBT Advosory Committee
Link: http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/about-ama/our-people/member-groups-sections/glbt-advisory-committee.shtml
Description: The AMA Advisory Committee on Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender issues provides resources, policies and news related to sexual orientation.
Subjects: LGBT
Categories: Professional Societies | Information Resources
104 American Medical Association (AMA) Policy Regarding Sexual Orientation
Link: http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/about-ama/our-people/member-groups-sections/glbt-advisory-committee/ama-policy-regarding-sexual-orientation.shtml
Description: General policies, physician-centered policies and patient-centered policies of the AMA regarding sexual orientation are listed.
Subjects: LGBT
Categories: Professional Societies
105 American Medical Association. Office on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse
Link: http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/category/3337.html
Description: The AMA Office of Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse was created by the collaboration of the AMA and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to reduce underage alcohol abuse. This site offers reliable information especially on underage drinking as well as AMA policies on alcohol.
Subjects: Underage drinking
Categories: Professional Societies
106 American Medical Association Resolution on Use of Cannabis for Medicinal Purposes
Link: http://www.ama-assn.org/resources/doc/csaph/csaph-report3-i09.pdf
Description: 2009 resolution from the AMA reversing their previous position (that marijuana should be retained as a Schedule I substance), and instead urging review of that status with the goal of facilitating the conduct of clinical research and development of cannabinoid-based medications.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
107 American Nurses Association: In Support of Patients' Safe Access to Therapeutic Marijuana
Link: http://www.nursingworld.org/MainMenuCategories/Policy-Advocacy/Positions-and-Resolutions/ANAPositionStatements/Position-Statements-Alphabetically/In-Support-of-Patients-Safe-Access-to-Therapeutic-Marijuana.pdf
Description: Position statement from the ANA reiterating the organization's support for patients having safe access to therapeutic marijuana (2008).
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
108 American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine (AOAAM)
Link: http://www.aoaam.org/
Description: The American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine provides osteopathic education, leadership and expertise in the field of addiction medicine. It educates the profession and the public with the highest level of prevention, early identification, treatment and recovery for individuals and families living with the disease of addiction. Sponsors the Journal of Addictive Diseases.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
109 American Pain Foundation (APF)
Link: http://www.painfoundation.org/
Description: Founded in 1997, the American Pain Foundation (APF) is an independent nonprofit organization that serves people affected by pain. APF speaks out for people living with pain, caregivers, health care providers and allied organizations, working together to dismantle the barriers that impede access to quality pain care for all. Serves as an information clearinghouse and resource center for people with pain, their family members and caregivers, the public, healthcare providers and the media, with a focus on military veterans.
Subjects: Pain management | Prescription-type opiates
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
110 American Psychological Association. Division 28: Psychopharmacology and Substance Abuse.
Link: http://www.apa.org/divisions/div28/
Description: Promotes promotes teaching, research, and dissemination of information regarding the effects of drugs on behavior. Research often combines methods on the use of behavioral principles as they interact with the effects of pharmacological agents and environmental factors in humans and animals. Publishes "Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology" (peer reviewed journal). Listservs for members and public outreach available.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
111 American Psychological Association. Division 50: Addictions.
Link: http://www.apa.org/divisions/div50/
Description: Promotes advances in research, professional training, and clinical practice within the broad range of addictive behaviors including problematic use of alcohol, nicotine, and other drugs and disorders involving gambling, eating, sexual behavior, or spending. Offers listserv "APADiv50-Forum." Publishes "Psychology of Addictive Behaviors" (peer-reviewed journal) and "The Addictions Newsletter."
Subjects: Gambling | Eating disorders | Sexual addiction
Categories: Professional Societies
112 American Public Health Association (APHA)
Link: http://www.apha.org/
Description: APHA is an organization of public health professionals concerned with a broad set of issues affecting personal and environmental health, including federal and state funding for health programs, pollution control, programs and policies related to chronic and infectious diseases, a smoke-free society, and professional education in public health.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
113 American Public Health Association (APHA), Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs (ATOD) Section
Link: http://www.apha.org/apha-communities/member-sections/alcohol-tobacco-and-other-drugs
Description: Promotes public health policy approaches to prevention and treatment of alcohol, tobacco and other drug problems at all levels. Publishes a newsletter (for members) and hosts a listserv.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
114 American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM)
Link: http://www.asam.org/
Description: A medical specialty society dedicated to educating physicians and improving the treatment of individuals suffering from alcoholism and other addiction. Offers certification for physicians (by examination). Offers training for physicians on Buprenorphine. Also publishes Patient Placement Criteria.
Subjects: Buprenorphine
Categories: Professional Societies
115 American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM): The Role of the Physician in "Medical" Marijuana
Link: http://www.asam.org/advocacy/find-a-policy-statement/view-policy-statement/public-policy-statements/2011/11/28/the-role-of-the-physician-in-medical-marijuana
Description: 2010 policy statement from ASAM about medical marijuana advocating for more research into the therapeutic potential of cannabis, but cautioning against many states' liberal distribution of cannabis to patients in a setting where "little scientific evidence exists to guide the process in a rational, ethical manner to protect patient health and safety." "All cannabis-based and cannabinoid medications should be subjected to the rigorous scrutiny of the Federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulatory process."
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
116 American Society of Addiction Medicine Education Portal
Link: http://www.asam.org/education
Description: Source of training for physicians and other health professionals on addiction medicine, including opioid use disorder, buprenorphine and other and medication assisted treatment (MAT). In-preson conferences, online webinars and other e-learning courses available.
Subjects: Buprenorphine
Categories: Training and Education
117 American Sociological Association ~ Section on Alcohol, Drugs. and Tobacco
Link: http://www.asanet.org/sections/alcohol.cfm
Description: The purpose of the ASA Section on Alcohol and Drugs is to encourage research, teaching, and the examination of professional concerns in the study of alcohol and drugs. The Section seeks to promote communication and collaboration among scholars in this field.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
118 Americans for Non-Smokers' Rights
Link: http://www.no-smoke.org/
Description: National lobbying organization dedicated to nonsmokers' rights.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
119 Americans for Safe Access: Advancing Legal Medical Marijuana Therapeutics and Research
Link: http://www.safeaccessnow.org/
Description: Americans for Safe Access' mission is to ensure safe and legal access to cannabis (marijuana) for therapeutic uses and research. Website includes Projects, Press room, Online store, Discussion forums, Tips for patients, list of dispensing collectives, History, Research.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
120 Americans for Safe Access Condition-Based Booklets
Link: http://www.safeaccessnow.org/asa_condition_based_booklets
Description: These booklets summarize the history of medical cannabis and the recent research on using it to treat a variety of conditions, including Cancer, Multiple Sclerosis, Chronic Pain, Arthritis, Gastro-Intestinal Disorders, Movement Disorders, HIV/AIDS, and conditions related to Aging.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
121 Amsterdam Institute for Addiction Research, (AIAR)
Link: http://www.aiar.nl/
Description: Focuses on patient-centered treatment effectiveness research. Director: Wim van de Brink. Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
122 Andrew Tatarsky's Harm Reduction Website & Blog
Link: http://www.andrewtatarsky.com/
Description: Information, resources, and news articles regarding drug and alcohol addiction, it's treatment and recovery, with a focus on harm reduction orientation. A blog offers an opportunity for contributions and interactive discussion. Dr. Tatarsky is a psychologist & therapist, and a frequent writer and lecturer about addictions.
Subjects: Harm reduction
Categories: Treatment | Blog
123 The Answer Page
Link: TheAnswerPage.com
Description: Online educational website sponsored by the Massachusetts Medical Society for physicians, healthcare professionals and others interested continuing medical education, including a number of CME programs related to medical marijuana (pharmacology, chronic pain, development of dispensaries, FDA drug approval process, and more).
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Training and Education
124 Anti-Saloon League of America.
Link: http://www.wpl.lib.oh.us/AntiSaloon/
Description: Site for historical (1893-1933) temperance organization.
Subjects: Prohibition | Alcohol use - History
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
125 APA's Psychologically Health Workplace Program
Link: http://www.phwa.org/
Description: American Psychology Association resource for employers and psychologists who work with them. Website features small database of selected articles on workplace alcohol & drug problems, EAP, etc.
Subjects: Employee assistance programs
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
126 APPEAL: Asian Pacific Partners for Empowerment and Leadership
Link: http://www.appealforcommunities.org/
Description: National network of organizations and individuals working towards a tobacco-free Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community.
Subjects: Asian Americans | Pacific Islanders
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
127 Arctic Health, National Library of Medicine
Link: http://www.arctichealth.org/
Description: An information portal to issues affecting the health and well-being of our planet's northern-most inhabitants.
Subjects: Alaska Natives | Native Americans
Categories: Information Resources
128 The Arrestee Drug Abuse Monitoring (ADAM) Program.
Link: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij/topics/drugs/markets/adam/welcome.htm
Description: The National Institute of Justice's (NIJ) Arrestee Drug Abuse Monitoring (ADAM) program collected data about drug using, drug and alcohol dependency and treatment, and drug market participation among recently booked arrestees (within 48 hours) in 40 communities around the United States (ADAM -I, 1998-2003). In 2007, the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) initiated ADAM II (2007 - present). Ten of the original ADAM sites were selected for geographic diversity to address questions regarding methamphetamine trends beyond the southwest, and instrumentation was modified to add items specific to methamphetamine.
Subjects: Offenders
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
129 ASAM Waiver Course Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder
Link: https://elearning.asam.org/buprenorphine-waiver-course
Description: Source of online training courses for physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants about buprenorphine and other medication assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid use disorder. The Waiver Course is designed for health providers who have authority to prescribe buprenorphine for the treatment of opioid dependence.
Subjects: Buprenorphine | Prescription-type opiates | Heroin
Categories: Training and Education | Treatment | Professional Societies
130 Asian Tobacco and Cancer Education Research Center (ACETAR)
Link: http://www.temple.edu/cah/
Description: Temple University. Established in 2000, the Center was one of the first in the nation dedicated to reducing cancer and other health disparities among Asian Americans. Grace X. Ma, Director.
Subjects: Asian Americans | Pacific Islanders
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
131 Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse (AMERSA)
Link: http://www.amersa.org/
Description: AMERSA is a multidisciplinary organization of health care professionals dedicated to improving education in the care of individuals with substance abuse problems. Journal: Substance Abuse.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
132 Association for the Treatment of Tobacco Use and Dependence (ATTUD)
Link: http://www.ATTUD.org
Description: ATTUD was established in 2003 as an international organization of treatment providers, researchers, educator, and policy makers dedicated to the promotion of and increased access to evidence-based treatment for tobacco use and dependence. ATTUD membership has grown to over 520 members across 20 different countries, with representatives from over 40 different health care professions.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Professional Societies | Treatment
133 Association of Intervention Specialists (AIS)
Link: http://associationofinterventionspecialists.org/
Description: AIS is a network of interventionists located throughout the U.S. and elsewhere. Members guide families and friends, business executives, and others through the intervention process whereby a person addicted to alcohol and/or other drugs and compulsive behaviors is encouraged to accept help.
Subjects: Counselors
Categories: Professional Societies
134 Association of Nurses in Substance Abuse (U.K.)
Link: http://www.ansauk.org/
Description: The Association of Nurses in Substance Abuse was formed in 1983 as an interest group for nurses working in drug and alcohol services. ANSA is located in England.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
135 Association of Recovery Schools (ARS)
Link: http://www.recoveryschools.org/
Description: ARS advocates for the promotion, strengthening, and expansion of secondary and post-secondary schools which, as components of the recovery continuum of care, enroll students committed to being abstinent from alcohol and other drugs and working a program of recovery.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
136 Association of Therapeutic Communities (London)
Link: http://www.therapeuticcommunities.org/
Description: A supportive organisation for professionals who work in therapeutic communities.
Subjects: Therapeutic community
Categories: Professional Societies
137 Athena
Link: http://www.theathenaforum.org/
Description: The Athena website is created for Washington State prevention professionals to develop, update, and sustain their substance abuse prevention work. You can find general information about substance abuse prevention or you can get specific documents and tools like sample agendas and surveys. You can also access prevention discussions and online training opportunities.
Subjects: Counselors | Prevention
Categories: Training and Education | Washington State
138 Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and Other Drugs (APSAD)
Link: http://www.apsad.org.au/
Description: Estab. 1981. Now has over 350 members across Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia and other Asian countries Journal: Drug and Alcohol Review
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
139 Australian Association of Smoking Cessation Professionals (AASCP)
Link: http://www.aascp.org/
Description: The aim of AASCP is the promotion of optimal smoking cessation practice in Australia by trained health professionals incorporating evidence-based practice with an ongoing learning objective.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Professional Societies
140 Australian Drug Foundation
Link: http://www.adf.org.au/
Description: This foundation works to prevent drug problems and reduce drug-related harms.
Subjects: Harm reduction
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
141 Australian Drug Foundation (Australia)
Link: http://www.adf.org.au
Description: Melbourne, Australia. A non-government, non-profit organisation providing effective drug prevention for Australians.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
142 Australian Drug Information Network - Databases and Research
Link: http://www.adin.com.au/content.asp?Document_ID=39
Description: An international listing of a variety of substance-abuse-related databases, journals, libraries, research centers, and statistical sources.
Subjects: ADAI Instrument Database
Categories: Information Resources
143 Available Services from DSHS (WA)
Link: http://www.dshs.wa.gov/
Description: Quick links for services provided by Dept. of Social and Health Services (WA), including medical help, mental help and addiction treatment. There are links for People in Need, job opportunities, application forms, and rules and policies.
Subjects: Case management
Categories: Washington State