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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.
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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
144 Bacchus and Gamma Peer Education Network
Link: http://www.bacchusgamma.org/
Description: The BACCHUS and GAMMA Peer Education Network is an international association of college and university based peer education programs focusing on alcohol abuse prevention and other related student health and safety issues.
Subjects: College students
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
145 Beckley Foundation Drug Policy Program
Link: http://www.beckleyfoundation.org/category/policy/
Description: Established in 2004, the BFDPP aims to provide a rigorous, independent review of global drug policy, and to disseminate information that supports the rational consideration of drug policies. It has established an International Drug Policy Consortium, a network of non-governmental organizations from around the world who share a commitment to the search for more effective drug policies, and have agreed to work together to promote an evidence-based approach to policy decisions. The BFDPP is funded by several research-oriented philanthropic organizations in Europe and the U.S.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International | Organizations and Advocacy
146 Behavioral Health Management
Link: http://www.behavioral.net/
Description: Site includes subscription information, instructions for authors.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
147 Behavioral Health Recovery Management Project
Link: http://www.bhrm.org/index.htm
Description: The Behavioral Health Recovery Management (BHRM) project seeks to apply the principles of disease management to assist individuals with chemical dependency and/or serious mental illness to engage in a process of recovery. The major components include the application of evidence based treatments coupled with longitudinal recovery support as an alternative to the acute interventions that characterize traditional behavioral health approaches. In addition, the project emphasizes a consumer-centered, strengths-based service delivery model. The project is a partnership of Fayette Companies located in Peoria, Chestnut Health Systems in Bloomington, and the University of Chicago, Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation in Chicago.Funding is from the Illinois Department of Human Service’s Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse.
Subjects:
Categories: Treatment
148 Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest (BHRCS)
Link: http://www.bhrcs.org
Description: Albuquerque, NM. Established in 1997 to design and implement quality research and apply public health discoveries in behavioral health. BHRCS joined the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation in May 2006. Dedicated to improving lives through research and to promote healthy behaviors.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
149 Betty Ford Center
Link: http://www.bettyfordcenter.org/
Description: The Betty Ford Center is a non-profit organization that provides treatment for the disease of alcoholism and other drug addiction for the entire family – including patients, their families and their children.
Subjects:
Categories: Treatment
150 Betty Ford Institute
Link: http://www.bettyfordinstitute.org/
Description: Betty Ford Institute (estab. Sept. 2006) to support and conduct research, education, and policy development on alcohol and other drug use, abuse, and dependency.
Subjects: Recovery | Disease concept
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Organizations and Advocacy
151 Bowles Center for Alcohol Studies
Link: http://www.med.unc.edu/alcohol/
Description: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Conducts, coordinates, and promotes basic and clinical research on the causes, prevention and treatment of alcoholism and alcohol abuse. Supported by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). Director: Fulton T. Crews, PhD.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
152 Brandeis/Harvard Center on Managed Care and Drug Abuse Treatment
Link: http://nidacenter.brandeis.edu/
Description: Investigates how organizational management, financing and payment within managed care can be improved to benefit substance abusers seeking treatment.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
153 Brazilian Association for the Study of Alcohol and other Drugs / Associação Brazileira de Estudos do Álcool e outras Drogas (ABEAD)
Link: http://www.abead.com.br/
Description: (ABEAD)] is a non-profit entity with the purpose of encouraging discussions and exchanges on advances in the prevention, treatment and research of addition. It currently brings together 840 professionals from different areas, such as Psychiatry, Social Assistance Nursing, Psychology, Sociology, Law, and communty leaders.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
154 British Columbia Ministry of Health - Mental Health and Addictions
Link: http://www.healthservices.gov.bc.ca/mhd/
Description: Provincial strategies and initiatives for depression, anxiety disorders, mental health literacy, and addictions can be located on this site.
Subjects:
Categories: Government Agencies - International
155 Buddhist Recovery Network
Link: http://www.buddhistrecovery.org/
Description: Supports the use of Buddhist teachings, traditions and practices to help people recover from the suffering caused by addictive behaviors. Open to people of all backgrounds, and respectful of all recovery paths, the organization promotes mindfulness and meditation, and is grounded in Buddhist principles of non-harming, compassion and interdependence.
Subjects:
Categories: Recovery Resources
156 Buprenorphine and Primary HIV Care
Link: http://www.hivforum.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=194&Itemid=92
Description: Report of a Forum for Collaborative HIV Research, supported in part by SAMHSA and HRSA. This report summarizes the discussions held at the “Integration of Buprenorphine in the Primary HIV Care Setting” workshop held on June 3-4, 2004 in Washington, D.C.
Subjects: Buprenorphine | HIV / AIDS
Categories: Information Resources
157 Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) Guide to Grants / FY10 Edition
Link: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA/resource/GrantWritingManual.pdf
Description: This 78p. grant-writing manual provides information on where to find, how to write and submit BJA grant applications. The first edition of the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) Grants Manual is a resource for state, local, and tribal government agencies and private, non-profit, and faith-based and community organizations interested in applying for Fiscal Year (FY) 2010 grant funds.
Subjects: Grants | Offenders
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
158 Bureau of Justice Assistance. Drug Court Discretionary Grant Program
Link: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA/grant/drugcourts.html
Description: Formerly the Drug Courts Program Office. Provides financial and technical assistance to states, state courts, local courts, units of local government, and Indian tribal governments to develop and implement treatment drug courts that effectively integrate substance abuse treatment, mandatory drug testing, sanctions and incentives, and transitional services in a judicially supervised court setting with jurisdiction over nonviolent, substance-abusing offenders.
Subjects: Offenders
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
159 Bureau of Justice Assistance. Indian Alcohol and Substance Abuse Program
Link: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA/grant/indian.html
Description: The purpose of the Indian Alcohol and Substance Abuse Program is to reduce crimes associated with the distribution and use of alcohol and controlled substances in tribal communities.
Subjects: Native Americans
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
160 Bureau of Justice Assistance. Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Link: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/BJA/grant/prescripdrugs.html
Description: Prescription monitoring programs (PMP) in States help prevent and detect the diversion and abuse of pharmaceutical controlled substances, particularly at the retail level where no other automated information collection system exists.
Subjects: Prescription drugs
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
161 Bureau of Justice Statistics. Statistics on Drugs and Crime
Link: http://bjs.ojp.usdoj.gov/content/dcf/contents.cfm
Description: A summary of the latest statistics about drug-related crimes, law enforcement, courts, and corrections in the United States.
Subjects: Offenders
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Statistical Resource
162 Butler Center for Research at Hazelden
Link: http://www.hazelden.org/web/public/research.page
Description: Minnesota. Informs and improves Hazelden's delivery of recovery services for individuals and produces research that benefits the field of addiction. Director: Valerie Slaymaker, PhD. See also database list: http://www.hazelden.org/web/public/usdatabaselibrary.page
Subjects: ADAI Instruments Database
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
163 California Association for Alcohol/Drug Educators (CAADE)
Link: http://caade.org/colleges.htm
Description: CAADE serves 60 colleges and universities in California. It promotes and supports quality [higher] education in alcohol and drug studies, develops accreditation standards for alcohol and drug higher education, certifies alcohol and drug treatment counselors, and provides continuing education. List of accredited colleges.
Subjects: College students
Categories: Professional Societies | Training and Education
164 California Collaborative Center for Substance Abuse Policy Research (CCCSAPR)
Link: http://nurseweb.ucsf.edu/iha/Programs/cccsapr.htm
Description: University of California, San Francisco. Founded in 1997 to provide the State of California with objective information to support informed decision making on issues of substance abuse policy. The center is based at UCSF, Institute for Health & Aging, and includes researchers from all UC campuses, including UCLA and UCSD.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
165 California Medical Association: Cannabis and the Regulatory Void
Link: http://www.cmanet.org/resource-library/detail?item=cannabis-and-the-regulatory-void
Description: The California Medical Association (CMA) has adopted official policy recommending legalization and regulation of cannabis. The decision was based on a CMA white paper that concludes physicians should have access to better research, which is not possible under current drug policy. This 2011 paper is a thoughtful study and response to an important issue, continuing CMA’s tradition of providing guidance on public health.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
166 California Society of Addiction Medicine (CSAM): Evidence-Based Marijuana Info
Link: http://www.csam-asam.org/evidence-based-marijuana-info-0
Description: A collection of reports, recommendations, and scientific resources for the public related to medical and recreational marijuana use, with a focus on use in California.
Subjects: Marijuana | Medical marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
167 Canadian Centre for Tobacco Control
Link: http://www.cctc.ca/
Description: This website, its content and links are intended to help ensure the timely and practical transfer of critical knowledge and skill development for effective local, provincial, and national action on tobacco issues. This website supports the CCTC’s role as a key facilitating agent to coordinate and support advocates in tobacco control.
Subjects: Tobacco habit
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy | ATOD Research Centers - International
168 Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA)
Link: http://www.ccsa.ca/
Description: The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse helps policy makers and frontline service providers address the harms caused by alcohol and other drugs. CCSA works with public, private, and non-governmental organizations to provide a knowledge exchange environment where research guides policy and evidence-informed actions enhance effectiveness in the field if addictions and substance abuse.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy | ATOD Research Centers - International
169 Canadian Community Epidemiology Network on Drug Use (CCENDU)
Link: http://www.ccsa.ca/Eng/collaboration/CCENDU/
Description: The Canadian Community Epidemiology Network on Drug Use (CCENDU) is a nation-wide network of community partners that informs Canadians about emerging drug use trends and associated issues. Activities include: Investigating reported emerging issues related to drug use; Communicating alerts and bulletins on topics of immediate concern; and Informing communities on lessons learned in responding to local drug use issues.
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Categories: Organizations and Advocacy | ATOD Research Centers - International
170 Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids
Link: http://www.ccic.net/index.php?home&lng=en
Description: The CCIC is a federally registered Canadian nonprofit organization of basic and clinical researchers and health care professionals established to promote evidence-based research and education concerning the endocannabinoid system and therapeutic applications of endocannabinoid and cannabinoid agents. Includes information on CME trainings in the US.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
171 Canadian Council for Tobacco Control (CCTC)
Link: http://www.cctc.ca/
Description: CCTC is committed to knowledge transfer and skill development for local, provincial, and national action on tobacco issues. Founded in 1974 as the Canadian Council on Smoking and Health (CCSH) by the Canadian Cancer Society, the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada and the Canadian Lung Association. Includes Heather Crowe Resource Centre.
Subjects: Tobacco control | Smoking cessation
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
172 Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) (Canada)
Link: http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/193.html
Description: CIHR is the major federal agency responsible for funding health research in Canada. It comprises 13 "virtual institutes," each dedicated to a specific area of focus, linking and supporting researchers pursuing common goals. Each Institute embraces a range of research from fundamental bio-medical and clinical research, to research on health systems, health services, the health of populations, societal and cultural dimensions of health and environmental influences on health. The Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction is one of 13 institutes within CIHR.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
173 Canadian Network of Substance Abuse and Allied Professionals
Link: http://www.cnsaap.ca/Eng/Pages/index.aspx
Description: This national website is developed specifically for Canada’s substance abuse workforce. It includes a calendar of events, education and training, professional toolkits, and workforce development.
Subjects: Motivational interviewing
Categories: Professional Societies | Organizations and Advocacy
174 Canadian Network of Substance Abuse and Allied Professionals - Professional Toolkits: Assessment
Link: http://www.cnsaap.ca/Eng/ProfessionalToolkits/Assessment_and_Screening/Assessment/Pages/default.aspx
Description: This toolkit contains a selection of resources on substance abuse assessment selected using quality assurance criteria reflective of best practices and current knowledge.
Subjects: ADAI Instruments Database
Categories: Information Resources | Professional Societies
175 Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine (CSAM)
Link: http://www.csam.org/
Description: Formed in 1989, a Canadian national organization of medical professionals and other scientists interested in the field of substance use disorders and addictive behavior. Certifies physicians; issues policy statements; publishes CSAM Bulletin newsletter. Affiliate of ISAM.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
176 Canadian Substance Abuse Information Network. (CSAIN)
Link: http://www.ccsa.ca/Eng/KnowledgeCentre/Networks/CSAIN/Pages/default.aspx
Description: An informal consortium of the major libraries and resource centres that disseminate substance abuse and addictions information in Canada. Members exchange information, refer information requests to one another, and contribute to national information products. Listserv for members only.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
177 Cancer Prevention Research Center
Link: http://www.uri.edu/research/cprc/index.html
Description: University of Rhode Island. Home of the "Transtheoretical Model."
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
178 Cartoons - Vintage cartoons of drunkenness.
Link: http://www.cartoonstock.com/vintage/directory/d/drunkenness.asp
Description: Search for historical cartoons on drunkenness (and other topics)
Subjects:
Categories: Other Sites
179 Caucus on International Narcotics Control of the U.S. Senate
Link: http://drugcaucus.senate.gov/index.html
Description: The Caucus was created to monitor and encourage the U.S. government and private programs seeking to expand international cooperation against drug abuse and narcotics trafficking, and promote international compliance with narcotics control treaties, including eradication. Charles E. Grassley (R-IA), Chairman; Joseph R. Biden, Jr. (D-DE), Co-Chairman.
Subjects:
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
180 CDC Vital Signs
Link: http://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/index.html
Description: CDC Vital Signs offers recent data and calls to action for important public health issues. This program is a call to action each month concerning a single, important public health topic. The program consists of several parts, including (1) an MMWR Early Release the first Tuesday of every month; (2) A professionally designed Fact Sheet for consumer audiences, a dedicated website that mirrors the Fact Sheet on the topic; (3) a media release; and (4) a series of announcements via social media tools (Twitter, Facebook, etc.) CDC believes that by focusing on a single topic using multiple media devices, the states might better identify these health problems in their area and work towards their improvement. Vital Signs will be released the first Tuesday of every month. Topics will include colorectal and breast cancer screening, obesity, alcohol and tobacco use, access to health care, HIV testing, seat belt use, cardiovascular disease, teen pregnancy and healthcare-associated infections, asthma, and foodborne disease.
Subjects:
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Information Resources | Statistical Resource
181 CDP JobLine: The Washington State Chemical Dependency Professional Jobline
Link: http://www.cdpcertification.org/
Description: Step-by-step information on how to become a certified CDP in Washington state; links to schools that offer classes for CDP-trainees; FAQs; download state licensing applications; resume posting and job listing for employers.
Subjects:
Categories: Washington State
182 CDPWS - Chemical Dependency Professionals Washington State
Link: http://www.cdpws.net/
Description: CDPWS was founded to establish a forum whereby common interests and concerns are discussed, thereby bringing about better communications among professional personnel; to create a voice on policy; to recommend guidelines and standards for chemical dependency facilities, programs, and personnel; to take whatever actions are deemed necessary to improve the effectiveness of work on behalf of the chemically dependent and their families. CDPWS is the Washington state affiliate of NAADAC.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies | Washington State
183 Center for Addiction and Behavioral Health Research (CABHR)
Link: http://www3.uwm.edu/dept/cabhr/
Description: University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. A non-profit public/private partnership created in 1991 and dedicated to research and the sharing of information that will guide health care decisions through a partnership of academic and health care organizations.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
184 Center for Addiction and Pregnancy (CAP)
Link: http://www.hopkinsbayview.org/pediatrics/peds/cap.html
Description: The Center for Addiction and Pregnancy (CAP) at Johns Hopkins University offers an innovative approach to help mothers and infants deal with the physical, emotional and social problems caused by addiction. CAP, an outpatient and residential program, provides a comprehensive, coordinated and multidisciplinary approach to one of our greatest problems today: drug-dependent mothers and their drug-affected babies.
Subjects: Pregnant women
Categories: Treatment
185 Center for Addiction Research (CAR)
Link: http://www.uams.edu/psych/car/
Description: At the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences; since being established in August of 2004, the Center has recruited 36 faculty and staff and has over $10 million in National Institutes of Health research support. Dierector: Warren Bickel.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
186 Center for Addiction Research (New Zealand)
Link: https://www.fmhs.auckland.ac.nz/en/faculty/cfar.html
Description: University of Auckland, New Zealand. The Centre for Addiction Research was established in 2012 to bring together researchers at the University of Auckland who are exploring the field of addictions. The Center conducts research and dissemination of findings within and beyond the academic community to inform policy, practice and debate in the prevention and treatment of addiction.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
187 Center for Addiction Studies (CAS)
Link: http://www.d.umn.edu/cla/cas/main/index.php
Description: University of Minnesota, Duluth. The purpose of CAS is to develop research opportunities in areas of addictions, administrate research on selected aspects of addictions and provide campus coordination for teaching and curricula on addictions. Much of the work of CAS has been concerned with the prevalence and treatment of problem gambling in Minnesota. Director: J. Clark Laundergan, PhD.
Subjects: Gambling
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
188 Center for Addictions, Personality and Emotion Research (CAPER)
Link: http://www.addiction.umd.edu/
Description: The Center for Addictions, Personality, and Emotion Research (CAPER) within the Department of Psychology at the University of Maryland focuses on understanding the mechanisms underlying the development and maintenance of addictive behaviors and their co-occurring psychological conditions, including mood, anxiety and personality disorders. To accomplish these cross-cutting goals, CAPER is comprised of a multidisciplinary team with expertise in the domains of clinical and counseling psychology, as well as social and decisional sciences. Director: Carl Lejuez, PhD.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
189 Center for Adolescent Substance Abuse Research (CeASAR)
Link: http://www.ceasar-boston.org/
Description: Children's Hospital, Boston. Established 1999 by director John Knight, CeASAR conducts studies on methods of screening adolescent patients for substance abuse as well as brief office-based therapeutic interventions. Knight is the developer of the CRAFFT screening instrument.
Subjects: Adolescents
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
190 Center for Advancing Longitudinal Drug Abuse Research (CALDAR)
Link: http://www.caldar.org/
Description: UCLA, as part of Integrated Substance Abuse Programs (ISAP). Established in Fall 2005 with NIDA funding, to focus on the development and application of rigorous scientific approaches for advancing longitudinal research on drug abuse and its interplay with HIV infection, drug treatment and other service systems. Yih-Ing Hser, Ph.D., Director.
Subjects: HIV/AIDS
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
191 Center for AIDS Prevention Research (CAPS)
Link: http://www.caps.ucsf.edu
Description: University of California, San Francisco. Established in 1986 to conduct local, national, and international interdisciplinary research on methods to prevent HIV infection and its consequences.
Subjects: HIV/AIDS
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
192 Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies (CAAS)
Link: http://www.caas.brown.edu/
Description: Brown University. Promotes the identification. prevention, and effective treatment of alcohol and other drug use problems in our society through research, education, training, and policy advocacy.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
193 Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (BHSQ)
Link: http://www.samhsa.gov/dataOutcomes/
Description: Formerly known as the SAMHSA Office of Applied Studies (OAS), the CBHSQ is designed to realize an integrated data strategy that informs policy and measures program impact leading to improved quality of services and outcomes for individuals, families, and communities.
Subjects:
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Statistical Resource
194 Center for Criminality & Addiction Research, Training & Application (CCARTA).
Link: http://www.attc.ucsd.edu/
Description: UC San Diego. (formerly Addiction Training Center). The Center facilitates a variety of science-based educational, training, and networking events annually for the several stakeholders in substance abuse prevention and treatment, in addition to publishing proceedings, newsletters, and curricula.
Subjects:
Categories: Training and Education
195 Center for Drug Addiction Research
Link: http://www.washington.edu/research/centers/159
Description: University of Washington, Seattle. Multidisciplinary group that brings together investigators studying various actions of drugs of abuse (opiates, cocaine, amphetamine, cannabis, MDMA). Director: Charles Chavkin, PhD. (member Confederation of Northwest Addiction Research Centers)
Subjects: Cocaine | Amphetamines | Marijuana | Ecstasy | Heroin
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
196 Center for Drug and Alcohol Problems (CDAP)
Link: http://www.muschealth.com/cdap
Description: Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), Institute of Psychiatry (IOP). Utilizies state-of-the-art tools, such as brain imaging, genetics, behavioral pharmacology and therapies to provide better treatments for alcohol and substance abuse.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
197 Center for Drug and Alcohol Studies (CDAS)
Link: http://www.udel.edu/cdas/
Description: University of Delaware. Established in 1991 to facilitate collaborative research and publishing on substance abuse among social and behavioral science faculty, professional staff, and students. Principally studies the etiology, patterns and consequences and prevention/treatment of drug and alcohol abuse, as well as the epidemiology of HIV/AIDS and other STDs.
Subjects: HIV / AIDS
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
198 Center for Drug & Social Policy Research (CDSPR)
Link: http://www.uh.edu/cdspr/
Description: University of Houston. CDSPR's overall objective is to conduct basic and applied research and research training on drug abuse and related social and public policy issues that address this problem. Avelardo Valdez, Director.
Subjects: Hispanics and Latinos | Heroin | HIV/AIDS
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
199 Center for Drug Use and HIV Research (CDUHR)
Link: http://cduhr.org/
Description: National Development and Research Institutes, Inc (NDRI) (New York). Funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, the CDUHR is the first center for the socio-behavioral study of drug use and HIV in the U.S. Director: Sherry Deren, PhD.
Subjects: HIV/AIDS
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
200 Center for Education and Drug Abuse Research (CEDAR)
Link: http://www.pitt.edu/~cedar/
Description: University of Pittsburgh, School of Pharmacy. CEDAR's mission is to elucidate the etiology of substance abuse and substance use disorder using a longitudinal research strategy. Funded by a NIDA Center grant.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
201 Center for Functional Genomics
Link: http://nida.viromics.washington.edu/
Description: This NIDA P30 Center, at the University of Washington, supplies the resources needed to apply cutting-edge genomic, proteomic, and bioinformatic technologies to the study of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection and AIDS—chronic viral infections that are a direct consequence of drug abuse and addiction. Principal Investigator: Michael Katze, PhD. (member Confederation of Northwest Addiction Research Centers)
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
202 Center for Health Policy and Inequalities Research, Duke University
Link: http://chpir.org/
Description: The Center for Health Policy focuses on research ranging from smoking, drinking, Medicare and Medicaid analysis, to the effects of mental health and substance abuse on HIV/AIDS care. It was created in 1998 as a multi-disciplinary center.
Subjects: HIV/AIDS | Smoking cessation
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
203 Center for Healthcare Improvement for Addictions, Mental Illness and Medically Vulnerable Populations (CHAMMP)
Link: http://www.chammp.org/
Description: Harborview Medical Center (Seattle) research and training center whose primary mission is to improve the quality and coordination of care for disadvantaged patients with mental illness and the co-morbid conditions of addictions and chronic medical illness. Peter Roy-Byrne, Director. (member Confederation of Northwest Addiction Research Centers)
Subjects: Dual diagnosis
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
204 Center for Interdisciplinary Substance Abuse Research
Link: http://www.rti.org/page.cfm?nav=493
Description: Research Triangle Institute, North Carolina. Conducts behavioral, epidemiologic, and evaluation studies on the prevention and treatment of substance abuse. The research focus includes alcohol, tobacco and illicit drugs, with specialties in the development and evaluation of community-based substance abuse interventions, neurobiological aspects of substance abuse, and substance abuse economics. Director: Gary A. Zarkin, PhD.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
205 Center for Interventions, Treatment, and Addictions Research (CITAR)
Link: http://www.med.wright.edu/citar/
Description: Wright State University School of Medicine. Robert Carlson, PhD, director. CITAR, was founded by the late Harvey A. Siegal in 1980. It is the University's focal point for substance abuse related services, academic research, and services research. It's main goals are directed at the understanding of substance abuse phenomena and their intervention and management in smaller and mid-sized cities and their surrounding suburban and rural communities. Two of CITAR's projects are the Substance Abuse Resources & Disability Issues (SARDI) and the Ohio Substance Abuse Monitoring Network (OSAM).
Subjects: Rural
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
206 Center for Medical Cannabis Education & Research (CMCER)
Link: http://www.jefferson.edu/university/emerging-health-professions/cmcer.html
Description: The mission at the Center for Medical Cannabis Education & Research (CMCER) is o advance the scientific basis, collaborative research efforts, and educational opportunities associated with the clinical use of cannabis-derived therapies, while also influencing social innovation and patient experience. Academic and scientific leadership will be provided by a multidisciplinary Steering Committee comprised of leading national and international experts in the field of medical cannabis. Located in the Institute of Emerging Health Professions at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia.
Subjects: Marijuana
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
207 Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research (CMCR)
Link: http://www.cmcr.ucsd.edu
Description: University of California, San Diego. Includes the Institute of Medicine's (IOM) comprehensive review of the scientific evidence on the potential health benefits and risks of smoking marijuana.
Subjects: Marijuana | Medical marijuana
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
208 Center for Mental Health Services Research
Link: http://cmhsr.wustl.edu
Description: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis. Projects include studies on a addiction, prevention, trauma, gambling, disparities, and evidence-based treatments.
Subjects: Gambling | HIV/AIDS | Women | Prevention
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
209 Center for Narcotic Detox Under Anesthesia (Bloomfield Hills, MI)
Link: http://www.detox911.com/
Description: Treatment center offering ultra rapid opiate detoxification
Subjects: Rapid opiate detox
Categories: Treatment
210 Center for Nicotine & Tobacco Use Research at Yale (CENTURY)
Link: http://info.med.yale.edu/century/
Description: The center's research focus is on treatment for smoking among women, people who drink, or people who are depressed, since those are the groups that most often relapse. Other areas of focus include the effect of smoking on productivity and whether smokers and others will pay for new treatments. Stephanie S. O'Malley, PhD, director.
Subjects: Smoking cessation | Women
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
211 Center for Prevention Research
Link: http://www.mc.uky.edu/ukprc/
Description: University of Kentucky, College of Public Health. The Center is a nationally recognized multi-disciplinary social science institute focusing on rigorous scientific investigation into the effects, predictors, and prevention of social behaviors whose abuse carries health costs (including alcohol/drug abuse and prevention, HIV/AIDS, and smoking cessation).
Subjects: Smoking cessation | HIV/AIDS
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
212 Center for Prevention Research and Development (CPRD)
Link: http://www.cprd.uiuc.edu/
Description: University of Illinois, Institute of Government and Public Affairs. CPRD is dedicated to the application of research to public service. Its mission is to improve the lives of children and families, especially those in disadvantaged environments, by serving as a resource for local communities, state and national agencies, and foundations. Director: Dr. Peter Mulhall.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
213 Center for Science in the Public Interest Alcohol Policies Project, (CSPI).
Link: http://cspinet.org/booze/
Description: Washington DC. Fact sheets, stats, legislative updates.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
214 Center for Social Research on Alcohol and Drugs (SORAD) (Sweden)
Link: http://www.sorad.su.se/
Description: Established in 1999 as a national centre to strengthen social research on alcohol and drugs in Sweden. Director: Robin Room.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
215 Center for Substance Abuse Policy and Research (CSAPR)
Link: http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/education/schools/school-of-medicine/departments/clinical-departments/public-health/research/substance-policy.cfm
Description: Oregon Health Sciences University. CSAPR works on the nexus of policy, practice and research related to treatment for alcohol and drug dependence. The Center hosts the Oregon Node of the NIDA Clinical Trials Network, as well as the Oregon Practice Improvement Collaborative, the Northwest Frontier Addiction Technology Transfer Center, the national evaluation for the Paths to Recovery project, among other projects.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
216 Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP)
Link: http://www.samhsa.gov/about/csap.aspx
Description: The Center for Substance Abuse Prevention is the U.S. federal agency responsible for improving accessibility and quality of substance abuse prevention services. CSAP provides leadership in the development of policies, programs, and services to prevent underage alcohol and tobacco use, the onset of illegal drug use, and to reduce the negative consequences of using substances.
Subjects:
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
217 Center for Substance Abuse Research (CESAR)
Link: http://www.cesar.umd.edu/
Description: University of Maryland. Dedicated to addressing the problems substance abuse creates for individuals, families, and communities. CEWG member; produces DEWS - Maryland Drug Early Warning System. Director: Eric Wish, PhD.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
218 Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)
Link: http://www.samhsa.gov/about/csat.aspx
Description: The Center for Substance Abuse Treatment is a component of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). CSAT was created to expand the availability of effective treatment and recovery services for alcohol and drug problems. CSAT's initiatives and programs are based on research findings and the general consensus of experts in the addiction field that, for most individuals, treatment and recovery work best in a community-based, coordinated system of comprehensive services.
Subjects: Drug abuse treatment
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
219 Center for the Genetics and Treatment of Antisocial Drug Dependence (CADD)
Link: http://ibgwww.colorado.edu/cadd
Description: University of Colorado. Studies the genetic influences on, and treatment of, antisocial drug dependence
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
220 Center for the Study of Cannabis and Social Policy (CASP)
Link: http://cannabisandsocialpolicy.org/
Description: CAPS is a nonprofit research-action think tank with professional and social networks that cross political, cultural, and economic lines in Washington State, across the nation, and internationally. The Center for the Study of Cannabis and Social Policy will produce, review, and disseminate objective research and opinions about the relationship between Legal Cannabis Policy and other forms of Social Policy including but not limited to Medical Cannabis Policy, Environmental Policy, Agricultural Policy, Public Health Policy, Policing, Foreign Policy, and Economic Policy.
Subjects: Marijuana | Washington state
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
221 Center for the Study of Health & Risk Behaviors (CSHRB)
Link: http://depts.washington.edu/cshrb/
Description: University of Washington Center for the Study of Health & Risk Behaviors (CSHRB) focuses on the etiology of risky behaviors and the development of empirically based prevention and treatment for reduction of risk and promotion of healthier lifestyle. Director: Mary Larimer
Subjects: College students
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
222 Center for the Study of Research and Recovery (C-STAR) (New York City)
Link: http://www.ndri.org/ctrs/cstar.html
Description: C-STAR is a component within NDRI's Institute for Treatment and Services Research. The Center's research uses qualitative and quantitative methods to identify factors that promote and threaten recovery at various stages of the process, with the goal of informing clinicians, policy makers and the recovery community about helpful resources and strategies.
Subjects: Self-help groups | Recovery
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
223 Center for the Translational Neuroscience of Alcoholism (CTNA)
Link: http://medicine.yale.edu/psychiatry/ctna
Description: Yale University School of Medicine. Formed to help translate research findings about alcoholism into new treatments for patients. Director: John Krystal, MD.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
224 Center for Therapeutic Community Research (CTCR)
Link: http://www.ndri.org/ctrs/ctcr.html
Description: CTCR is a component of NDRI (New York); the center conducts research on refining techniques and improving the effectiveness of treatment. In addition, it focuses on adapting the TC approach for special populations and settings such as mentally ill chemical abusers (MICAs) in community residences, adolescent substance abusers in residential TCs, and criminal offenders in corrections facilities.
Subjects: Therapeutic community
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
225 Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention (UW-CTRI)
Link: http://www.ctri.wisc.edu/
Description: Univ. of Wisconsin Medical School. UW-CTRI is one of seven Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Centers (TTURC) funded by NIDA and RWJF. The focus of the U Wisc. TTURC is on treatment and outcomes. Timothy Baker, PhD, director.
Subjects: Tobacco
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
226 Center for Tobacco Treatment Research and Training
Link: http://www.umassmed.edu/tobacco/index.aspx
Description: University of Massachusetts. Committed to promoting state of the art, evidence-based tobacco dependence treatment in healthcare and community settings through training, research and public service. Tobacco-related research, clinical treatment services, technical assistance, and professional education programs. Offers the Massachusetts Tobacco Treatment Specialist (TTS) Training and Certification Program.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Training and Education
227 Center for Treatment Research on Adolescent Drug Abuse (CTRADA)
Link: http://www.miami.edu/ctrada/
Description: University of Miami. Began in 1991 as the first NIDA-funded clinical research center focusing on adolescent drug abuse treatment. Director: Howard A. Liddle, PhD.
Subjects: Adolescents
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
228 Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers University
Link: http://alcoholstudies.rutgers.edu/
Description: New Jersey. A multidisciplinary institute dedicated to acquisition and dissemination of knowledge on psychoactive substance use and related phenomena with primary emphasis on alcohol use and consequences. The Center's broad program of basic and applied research is conducted by scientists drawn chiefly from the biological sciences (principally biochemistry and neuropharmacology), psychology (both clinical and experimental), and sociology. Director: Robert J. Pandina, PhD.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
229 Center of Excellence on Behavioral Health for Pregnant and Postpartum Women and Their Families (ATTC CoE-PPW)
Link: http://attcnetwork.org/userfiles/file/MidAmerica/ATTC%20CoE%20PPW%20Project%20Summary.pdf
Description: The Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) Center of Excellence on Behavioral Health for Pregnant and Postpartum Women and Their Families (ATTC CoE-PPW) was funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) in October 2015 to strengthen the ability of the behavioral healthcare workforce to serve the PPW population. Mid-America ATTC has formed a partnership with Great Lakes, New England, and Southeast Regional ATTCs to lead this two-year national effort.
Subjects: Pregnant women
Categories: Information Resources
230 Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth (CAMY)
Link: http://camy.org/
Description: At Georgetown University, monitors alcohol industry marketing practices.
Subjects: Underage drinking | Adolescents | College students | Young adults
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
231 Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addiction (CASAA)
Link: http://casaa.unm.edu
Description: University of New Mexico. The mission of CASAA is to generate, convey, and apply knowledge to reduce suffering related to addictions and improve the quality of life. Directors: J. Scott Tonigan, PhD (Clinical Research Branch) and W. Gill Woodall, PhD (Prevention, Education, and Research Branch). Barbara S. McCrady will become director in 2007.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
232 Center on Drug and Alcohol Research (CDAR)
Link: http://cdar.uky.edu/
Description: University of Kentucky. A multidisciplinary center that conducts research into the biological, psychological, sociopolitical, and clinical aspects of substance abuse.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
233 Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown University Medical School and the Miriam Hospital
Link: http://www.lifespan.org/centers-and-services/behavioral-and-preventive-medicine
Description: One of The Centers has an area of research on nicotine and substance use. The Centers research addresses the leading lifestyle causes of disease burden and death. Research projects at The Centers cut across the leading chronic diseases and conditions that affect health and quality of life.
Subjects: Tobacco
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
234 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Link: http://www.cdc.gov/
Description: CDC is the leading public health agency of the US federal govermnent. CDC priorities are: health promotion and prevention of disease, injury, and disability; and, preparedness in protecting communities from infectious, occupational, environmental, and terrorist threats.
Subjects: Public health | Tobacco control
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
235 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health
Link: http://www.cdc.gov/lgbthealth/
Description: The perspectives and needs of LGBT people should be routinely considered in public health efforts to improve overall health of every person and eliminate health disparities. These pages provide information and resources on some of the health issues and inequities affecting LGBT communities. Links to other information sources and resources are also provided. Some of this information is designed for members of the general public. Other information has been developed for health care providers, public health professionals, and public health students.
Subjects: LGBT
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
236 Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) (Canada)
Link: http://www.camh.net/
Description: Toronto, Canada. Formerly the "Addiction Research Center." CAMH is Canada's largest mental health and addiction teaching hospital. CAMH combines clinical care, research, education, policy development and health promotion to help transform the lives of people affected by mental health and addiction issues.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
237 Centre for Addiction Research and Education Scotland (CARES) (Scotland)
Link: http://www.dundee.ac.uk/medschool/neuroscience/cares
Description: University of Dundee, Scotland. CARES is a Scottish based multi-disciplinary academic centre, integrating clinical, basic and social scientists. CARES research is affiliated with several community-based treatment programs.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
238 Centre for Addictions Research of British Columbia (CARBC) (Canada)
Link: http://www.carbc.ca
Description: The Centre's purpose is to build research programs in B.C. that will support effective prevention and treatment responses to the harm from substance use. CARBC is centered at the University of Victoria and works in partnership with researchers at the University of British Columbia (UBC), University of Northern British Columbia, Thompson Rivers University, and Simon Fraser University. Tim Stockwell, PhD, director.
Subjects: Harm reduction
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
239 Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research (Denmark)
Link: http://www.crf-au.dk/
Description: The Centre for Alcohol and Drug Research is affiliated under the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Aarhus. CRF was established January 1st 1993, and is mainly funded with government research grants. It offers 6-7 permanent masterships in affiliation with the University of Aarhus. The research staff come from Psychology, Ethnography, Communication and Media, Law etc. Projects have include DanRIS (about residential treatment in Denmark); methadone maintenance treatment research; and substance abuse treatment for women and men in prison. CRF publishes the journal "STOF."
Subjects: Methadone maintenance | Offenders | Alcoholism treatment | Women
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
240 Centre for Applied Research in Mental Health and Addiction (CARMHA)
Link: http://www.sfu.ca/carmha.html
Description: CARMHA is an internationally recognized research centre based at the Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver. CARMHA conducts innovative and interdisciplinary scientific research related to mental health and substance use, primarily in the areas of clinical or other intervention practice, health systems and population health and epidemiology.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
241 Centre for Drug Misuse Research (CDMR) (Scotland)
Link: http://www.gla.ac.uk/drugmisuse/
Description: Glasgow, Scotland. The aim of the Centre for Drug Misuse Research is to conduct high quality, policy relevant research on the problem of drug misuse within Scotland. The Centre is committed to a simple philosophy, namely that those working in the drug misuse field within Scotland need access to accurate and up to date information on the nature of the drug problem in our country and the effectiveness of their efforts at tackling drug misuse.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
242 Centre for Drug Research (CEDRO) (The Netherlands)
Link: http://www.cedro-uva.org/
Description: Centrum voor drugsonderzoek. University of Amsterdam, Netherlands. Conducts socio-scientific research in the fields of drug use, drug policy, and drug distribution, on high methodological and theoretical levels.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
243 Centre for Evaluation and Information on Pharmacodependence (CEIP)
Link: http://www.pharmacologie.u-bordeaux2.fr/en/pharmacodependance/index.htm
Description: The Centre for Evaluation and Information on Pharmacodependence (CEIP) of Bordeaux was created in 1990. It undertakes for the Agence Française de Sécurité Sanitaire des Produits de Santé (Afssaps: 1) The evaluation of cases of abuse and drug dependence including medicines as well as all other psychoactive substances; and 2) The provision of information to healthcare professionals as well as those from other domains.
Subjects:
Categories: Government Agencies - International
244 Centre for Harm Reduction / International Health (Australia)
Link: http://www.burnet.edu.au/centres/4_centre_for_international_health
Description: Macfarlane Burnet Institute for Medical Research and Public Health. Melbourne, Australia. (The Centre for Harm Reduction merged with the Centre for International Health in July 2008.) Aims to promote the philosophy and practice of harm reduction internationally through program development, training, advocacy and research.
Subjects: Harm reduction
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
245 Centre for Motivation and Change
Link: http://www.motivationalinterview.nl/
Description: The Centre for Motivation & Change (Amsterdam) offers training, education and in-house consultancy services for organizations in the field of education, chronic disease management, addictions, lifestyle change & health promotion, compliance with medication, stress-management and organizational change. In Dutch.
Subjects: Motivational interviewing
Categories: Training and Education
246 Centre for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour (England)
Link: http://crdhb.lshtm.ac.uk/
Description: Founded in 1990, the Centre has a strong social science research tradition and a multidisciplinary staff covering quantitative and qualitative social science and public health disciplines. Their research focuses on exploring and reducing the harms associated with drug and alcohol use.
Subjects: Harm reduction
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
247 Centro Studi Ricerca e Documentazione su Dipendenze e AIDS (CeSDA). Florence, Italy
Link: http://www.cesda.net/
Description: CeSDA is a documentation and research center supported by the Health Department (USL 10) in Tuscany, Italy. Main activities include scientific information and documentation services to support professional activities in the field of addiction, drug abuse and AIDS in order to promote health care and prevention. (Center for Studies, Research, and Documentation on (Drug) Dependencies and AIDS)
Subjects: HIV/AIDS
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
248 Centrum voor Verslavingsonderzoek (CVO) (The Netherlands)
Link: http://www.drugresearch.nl/
Description: Addiction Research Institute, Utrecht University, Netherlands.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
249 Century Council
Link: http://www.centurycouncil.org/
Description: The Century Council, headquartered in Washington, D.C., is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to fighting drunk driving and underage drinking.
Subjects: Underage drinking
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
250 Change Assessment Research Project
Link: http://www.psychology.uh.edu/SpecialUnitsResearch/ChangeAssessmentResearchProject.asp
Description: University of Houston, Department of Psychology. Director: Joseph Carbonari, PhD.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
251 Charleston Alcohol Research Center (ARC)
Link: http://academicdepartments.musc.edu/arc/
Description: Medical University of South Carolina. One of fifteen alcohol research centers supported by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). The goal of this center is to become, through scientific research, a significant regional and national resource in pharmacotherapy for alcohol abuse and alcoholism. Director: Carrie Randall, PhD.
Subjects: Pharmacotherapy
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
252 Chemical Dependency Professional Certification in Washington State
Link: http://www.doh.wa.gov/hsqa/Professions/ChemicalDep/default.htm
Description: Information and links from the Washington State Department of Health on Chemical Dependency Professional and Chemical Dependency Professional Trainee certification requirements, continuing education, laws and fees.
Subjects: Counselors
Categories: Training and Education | Government Agencies - U.S. | Washington State
253 Chemical Dependency Training Consortium of the Northwest
Link: http://www.addictionceu.org/
Description: The purpose of the Chemical Dependency Training Consortium of the Northwest is to provide low-cost, quality training for the staff, interns and volunteers of member agencies and other professional caregivers. All training provided is NAADAC approved and designed to meet Washington State Department of Health (DOH) training requirements.
Subjects: Counselors
Categories: Training and Education | Washington State
254 Child Welfare Information Gateway: Assessing Parental Substance Abuse
Link: http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/assessment/family_assess/parentalneeds/substance.cfm
Description: This site, part of the US Department of Health & Human Services' Administration for Children & Families, features a list of resources that can be used to learn more about the screening and assessment of substance use disorders.
Subjects: ADAI Instrument Database | Children | Parenting by substance abusers
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Information Resources
255 Clinical Addictions Research Laboratory (CARL)
Link: http://addictions.uchicago.edu/
Description: Univ. of Chicago. The focus areas are a) to investigate factors that lead to excessive use of alcohol, tobacco, and other substances, and factors involved in increased risk for the development of substance use disorders; and b) to develop more effective interventions in the treatment of substance use disorders, particularly tobacco dependence. Andrea King, PhD, director.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
256 Clinical Trials Network Dissemination Library
Link: http://ctndisseminationlibrary.org/
Description: The CTN DISSEMINATION LIBRARY is a digital repository of resources created by and about NIDA's National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network (CTN). It provides CTN members and the public with a single point of access to research findings and other materials that are approved for dissemination throughout the CTN and to the larger community of providers, researchers and policy-makers.
Subjects:
Categories: Treatment | Databases and Catalogs
257 ClinicalTrials.gov
Link: http://clinicaltrials.gov/
Description: Provides regularly updated information about federally and privately supported clinical research in human volunteers. Developed U.S. National Library of Medicine for National Institutes of Health.
Subjects:
Categories: Treatment
258 A Closer Look At State Prescription Monitoring Programs - Drug Enforcement Administration
259 CMHS National GAINS Center; Center for Mental Health Services, SAMHSA
Link: http://gainscenter.samhsa.gov/html/
Description: The CMHS National GAINS Center has operated since 1995 as a national locus for the collection and dissemination of information about effective mental health and substance abuse services for people with co-occurring disorders in contact with the justice system. The GAINS Center's primary focus is on expanding access to community based services for adults diagnosed with co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorders at all points of contact with the justice system. The Center emphasizes the provision of consultation and technical assistance to help communities achieve integrated systems of mental health and substance abuse services for individuals in contact with the justice system.
Subjects: Dual diagnosis | Offenders
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Information Resources
260 Coalition for Cannabis Standards & Ethics (CCSE)
Link: http://www.ccsewa.org/
Description: The Coalition for Cannabis Standards & Ethics is a patient operated group of collective gardens, medible providers, doctors, lawyers and scientists working together to ensure safe access in Washington state. CCSE is registered with the state of WA as a non-profit corporation. The purpose of this corporation is to develop and perpetuate standards, ethics, education, and self-governance in the absence of State directives concerning alternative healthcare methods and holistic lifestyle choices involving the use of cannabis for medical use.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Washington State | Organizations and Advocacy
261 Cocaine Anonymous
Link: http://www.ca.org/
Description: Twelve-step group.
Subjects: Twelve-step programs | Cocaine
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy | Recovery Resources
262 College Drinking: Changing the Culture, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
Link: http://www.collegedrinkingprevention.gov/
Description: Campus policies, research, info for parents, communities, administrators. Includes full text of Journal of Studies on Alcohol, Suppl 14, 2002: College Drinking, What It Is, and What To Do About It: A Review of the State of the Science. (click on "NIAAA Reports")
Subjects: College students | Underage drinking
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
263 College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD).
Link: http://www.cpdd.vcu.edu/
Description: Established 1929 as the Committee on Problems of Drug Dependence. By 1991, CPDD became a membership organization which serves as an interface among governmental, industrial and academic communities maintaining liaisons with regulatory and research agencies as well as educational, treatment, and prevention facilities in the drug abuse field. It also functions as a collaborating center of the World Health Organization. Journal: Drug and Alcohol Dependence.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
264 Colorado Clinical Guidelines Collaborative - SBIRT Colorado: Guideline for Alcohol and Substance Use Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment
Link: http://www.coloradoguidelines.org/pdf/guidelines/sbirt/SBIRT%20Resources%20-%208-6-08.pdf
Description: This PDF provides a list of resources for healthcare providers interested in implementing SBIRT, including web sites describing the SBIRT model, databases of screening instruments, and more.
Subjects: ADAI Instrument Database
Categories: Information Resources
265 Combining Medications and Behavioral Interventions (COMBINE)
Link: http://www.cscc.unc.edu/combine/
Description: A multi-site clinical trial sponsored by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Treatment
266 Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America, (CADCA).
Link: http://cadca.org/
Description: Umbrella organization of 5,000+ community organizations in U.S.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
267 Community Epidemiology Work Group (CEWG)
Link: http://www.nida.nih.gov/about/organization/CEWG/CEWGHome.html
Description: Established by NIDA in 1976, CEWG is a network composed of researchers (epidemiologists) from major metropolitan areas of the USA and selected foreign countries which meets semiannually to discuss the current epidemiology of drug abuse. The primary mission of CEWG is to provide ongoing community-level surveillance of drug abuse through analysis of quantitative and qualitative research data.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
268 The Community Guide : What Works to Promote Health
Link: http://www.thecommunityguide.org/index.html
Description: The Guide to Community Preventive Services is a free resource to help you choose programs and policies to improve health and prevent disease in your community. Systematic reviews are used to answer these questions: * Which program and policy interventions have been proven effective? * Are there effective interventions that are right for my community? * What might effective interventions cost; what is the likely return on investment? Topics include alcohol consumption and outlet policies, tobacco, mental health, HIV/AIDS, and violence, among others.
Subjects: Prevention
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
269 Community Tobacco Cessation Partnership (CTCP) (Washington state)
Link: http://www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/health/tobacco/ctcp.aspx
Description: The Community Tobacco Cessation Partnership provides free trainings for providers on the Best Practice Guidelines in Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence as defined by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. Organizations within the Partnership serve low income, Medicaid, and uninsured or underinsured communities. These groups have been shown to have the highest prevalence of smoking in King County, yet may have limited access to cessation services. Ongoing support can include technical assistance, and cessation education materials.
Subjects: Tobacco | Smoking cessation
Categories: Washington State
270 Confederation of Northwest Addiction Research Centers
Link: http://adai.washington.edu/confederation/
Description: The Confederation of NW Addiction Research Centers was established in 2006 to enhance coordination among addiction research centers and training programs affiliated with the University of Washington.
Subjects:
Categories: Washington State | ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
271 The Cool Spot
Link: http://www.thecoolspot.gov
Description: Created by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) for kids 11-13 years old. The content of The Cool Spot is based on a curriculum for grades 6-8 developed to give young teens a clearer picture about alcohol use among their peers. The site features facts about alcohol, information about risks of underage drinking and peer pressure, and resources for those with alcohol problems.
Subjects: Underage drinking | Adolescents
Categories: Information Resources
272 COPE (Collaborative Opioid Prescribing Education) for REMS [COPE-REMS]
Link: http://www.coperems.org/
Description: COPE (Collaborative Opioid Prescribing Education) for REMS (COPE-REMS) is a free online course about safe opioid prescribing for patients with chronic pain. The University of Washington School of Medicine designates COPE-REMS for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. The COPE-REMS course is unique in that it allows participants to experience patient-prescriber video vignettes on how to handle tough situations and refresh their knowledge of clinical pharmacology. The CME course responds to the FDA REMS (Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy) for extended-release and long-acting opioids by being fully REMS-compliant. Participants can view interactive, audiovisual content and review guidelines for safe prescribing, thereby increasing their knowledge and confidence when treating patients with chronic pain.
Subjects: Pain management | Prescription-type opiates
Categories: Washington State | Training and Education
273 Core Institute
Link: http://www.core.siuc.edu/
Description: Core Institute (at Southern Illinois University) is a research, assessment and development organization serving alcohol and drug prevention programs across the nation. Provides alcohol and drug survey administration, scoring and analyses.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
274 CORK Bibliography : Compulsory treatment.
Link: http://www.projectcork.org/bibliographies/data/Bibliography_CompulsoryTreatment.html
Description: Bibliography of 73 citations from January 2000 to September 2004. This subject bibliography is generated from CORK, the bibliographic database. It includes journal articles, special reports, books and book chapters.
Subjects: Mandatory treatment
Categories: Information Resources
275 Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs (CTTTP)
Link: http://www.ctttp.org
Description: The Council for Tobacco Treatment Training Programs is the accrediting body for Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training Programs.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Professional Societies
276 Counselor : The Magazine for Addiction Professionals
Link: http://www.counselormagazine.com/
Description: Merger of Professional Counselor and NAADAC's The Counselor. Subscription, author information.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
277 Crime Solutions.gov : Drugs and Substance Abuse
Link: http://www.crimesolutions.gov/TopicDetails.aspx?ID=53 http://www.crimesolutions.gov/TopicDetails.aspx?ID=4
Description: The Office of Justice Programs (OJP) launched CrimeSolutions. gov, a central resource to inform practitioners and policymakers about what works in criminal justice, juvenile justice, and crime-victim services, and to help them integrate these findings into programmatic and policy decisions. The Web site offers a searchable database of 150 evidence-based programs covering a range of justice-related topics, including corrections, courts, crime prevention, substance abuse, juveniles, law enforcement, technology and forensics, and victims. The section on Drugs and Substance Abuse contains three links : Drug and Alcohol Crime and Offenses, Prevention and Education, and Treatment, with lists of programs that are Effective, Promising or Show No Effects.
Subjects: Drug abuse treatment | Evidence-based practice | Prevention evaluation | School-based prevention
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
278 CrossCurrents : The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health
Link: http://www.camhcrosscurrents.net/
Description: The Journal of Addiction and Mental Health (published by Centre for Addiction & Mental Health, Toronto, Canada).
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
279 Crystal Meth Anonymous
Link: http://www.crystalmeth.org/
Description: Crystal Meth Anonymous is a 12 step fellowship for those in recovery from addiction to crystal meth.
Subjects: Twelve-step programs | Methamphetamine
Categories: Recovery Resources | Organizations and Advocacy
280 CSL Cartoon Stock
Link: http://www.cartoonstock.com/
Description: Cartoons, including editorial cartoons, on many topics, including alcohol, cannabis, binge drinking, quitting smoking (search topics or enter keywords). Cartoons may be licensed and downloaded for reproduction.
Subjects: Humor
Categories: Other Sites
281 The DASIS Report: Coerced Treatment Among Youths: 1993 to 1998 (September 21, 2001)
282 DAWN (Drug Abuse Warning Network)
Link: http://dawninfo.samhsa.gov/
Description: Surveillance system that monitors drug-related emergency department visits and deaths in the U.S. (unit of SAMHSA).
Subjects:
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Statistical Resource
283 Deaf and Hard of Hearing AA 12 Steps Recovery Resources
Link: http://www.dhh12s.com/
Description: A calendar of AA meetings in Seattle, Spokane, Vancouver, and other locations for the hearing-impaired.
Subjects: Alcoholics Anonymous
Categories: Washington State
284 Department of Education (DOE)
Link: http://www.ed.gov/news/landing.jhtml
Description: Ensure equal access to education and to promote educational excellence
Subjects:
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
285 Department of Education. Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools
Link: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/osdfs/index.html
Description: The Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools (OSDFS) administers, coordinates, and recommends policy for improving quality and excellence of programs and activities that are designed to reduce drug, alcohol and tobacco use, and violence in schools.
Subjects: School-based prevention | Children | Adolescents
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
286 Department of Labor. Working Partners for an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace.
Link: http://www.dol.gov/workingpartners/
Description: A U.S. Department of Labor initiative that raises awareness about the impact drugs and alcohol have on the workplace and provides information on how to establish drug-free workplace programs that protect worker safety and health.
Subjects: Employee drug testing
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
287 Deployment Health Clinical Center: Substance Use Disorders (SUD)
Link: http://www.pdhealth.mil/clinicians/substanceusedisorder.asp
Description: This page provides background information about SUD in veterans and includes a list of online resources, including fact sheets, implementation guidelines, and databases of screening/assessment instruments.
Subjects: ADAI Instrument Database | Military and veterans
Categories: Information Resources
288 Directory of Addiction Studies Programs (DASP)
Link: http://www.attcnetwork.org/learn/education/dasp.asp
Description: Database of institutions that offer a certificate, bachelor, master and/or doctoral program in substance use disorders as well as those that offer a concentration, specialty or minor in the addiction field. The data was compiled by the Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) National Office from data provided by NAADAC, the Peterson’s Guide to Colleges, International Consortium for Addiction Studies Educators (INCASE), and ATTC Regional Centers.
Subjects:
Categories: Databases and Catalogs | Training and Education
289 Distance Learning Center for Addiction Studies, (DLCAS).
Link: http://www.dlcas.com/
Description: Internet-based educational service that provides comprehensive training and information in the field of addiction studies.
Subjects:
Categories: Training and Education
290 Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DISCUS)
Link: http://www.discus.org/
Description: The Distilled Spirits Council of the United States, Inc. (DISCUS) is a national trade association representing producers and marketers of distilled spirits sold in the United States.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
291 Division on Addictions, Harvard Medical School
Link: http://www.divisiononaddictions.org
Description: Harvard Medical School. The mission of the Division on Addictions is to strengthen worldwide understanding of addiction through innovative research, education, and the global exchange of information. Its ultimate goal is to alleviate the individual, social, medical, and economic burdens caused by addictive behaviors. Director: Howard J. Shaffer, PhD.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
292 Drink and Drugs News
Link: http://www.drinkanddrugs.net
Description: Drink and Drugs News is a fortnightly free magazine from FDAP, in association with Wired, for substance misuse specialists and those in the wider health, social care and criminal justice fields who deal with drug and alcohol issues. It includes news from the field, forthcoming training & events, and jobs vacancies, as well as features on issues relating to drugs and alcohol. It is available for free in hard copy and online versions.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
293 DRINKANDDRUGS.NET
Link: http://drinkanddrugs.net
Description: DRINKANDDRUGS.NET is a web portal for substance misuse specialists and those in the wider health, social care and criminal justice. It is the home for the publication "Drink and Drugs News."
Subjects:
Categories: Other Sites
294 Drinking Studies Network
Link: https://drinkingstudies.wordpress.com/
Description: Interdisciplinary network connecting researchers of drink and drinking cultures. Since its foundation in 2010, the network has attracted c.120 members from multiple disciplines with the aim is to create a framework where members can conduct sustained and ambitious collaborative research.
Subjects: Alcohol use - History
Categories: Professional Societies
295 Drug Abuse Treatment Outcome Studies (DATOS)
Link: http://www.datos.org/
Description: DATOS reports national patterns of treatment effectiveness in the U.S. during the 1990's (much like DARP in the 1970's and TOPS in the 1980's). Three addiction research centers and NIDA scientists conducted the treatment process and follow-up outcome studies (TCU, NDRI, UCLA, NIDA). Over 85 publications are available at the web-site. Data files are available from SAMHDA.
Subjects: Drug abuse treatment
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
296 Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Link: http://www.journals.elsevier.com/drug-and-alcohol-dependence/
Description: Official journal of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence. Site includes tables of contents, editorial scope, subscription information.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
297 Drug and Alcohol Review
Link: http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/09595236.asp
Description: Site includes tables of contents, subscription information, and instructions for contributors.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
298 Drug Courts in the Spotlight
Link: http://www.ncjrs.gov/spotlight/drug_courts/Summary.html
Description: National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) website on Drug Courts. Includes information and links to facts, legislation, grants, publications and programs, and training.
Subjects: Drug courts
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Information Resources
299 Drug Courts: King County, WA
Link: http://www.kingcounty.gov/courts/Clerk/DrugCourt.aspx
Description: Drug court services and contacts in King County, WA.
Subjects: Drug courts
Categories: Washington State
300 Drug Courts: Kitsap County, WA
Link: http://www.kitsapgov.com/sc/drugcrt.htm
Description: Drug court services and contacts in Kitsap County, WA.
Subjects: Drug courts
Categories: Washington State
301 Drug Dependence, Alcohol Abuse, and Alcoholism
Link: http://www.elsevier.com/journals/drug-dependence-alcohol-abuse-and-alcoholism-section-40-embase/0925-5958
Description: Excepta Medica Abstract Journal - Section 40. Scope, order information.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
302 Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA): Drug Information Fact Sheets
Link: http://www.dea.gov/concern/concern.htm
Description: Quick facts and news about illegal drugs and drugs that are abused in the U.S., such as OxyContin, cocaine, heroin, marijuana, LSD, steroids, methamphetamine, ecstasy (MDMA), ketamine, and club drugs.
Subjects:
Categories: Information Resources | Government Agencies - U.S.
303 Drug Free Business
Link: http://www.drugfreebusiness.org/index.htm
Description: Drug Free Business is a non-profit organization formed in 1988 in Washington state to assist employers, regardless of size, start and maintain effective drug-free workplace programs. Training & resources to help businesss comply with Dept. of Transportation (DOT) mandated testing regulations, including; substance abuse policy development, supervisor training, drug and alcohol testing, random selection services, and employee assistance programs (EAPs).
Subjects: Employee assistance programs | Employee drug testing
Categories: Washington State
304 Drug Policy Alliance
Link: http://www.drugpolicy.org/homepage.cfm
Description: Formerly Drug Policy Foundation; merged with The Lindesmith Center (NYC). The Alliance is an organization working to end the war on drugs.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
305 Drug Policy Modelling Program Bibliography of Grey Literature
Link: http://notes.med.unsw.edu.au/dpmpweb.nsf/page/Bibliography
Description: The DPMP is a collaboration between the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sidney, Australia, and a number of other organisations. This bibliography contains links to grey literature about illicit drugs policy. Grey literature is that which has not been commercially published, and which may not be available through the conventional channels of distribution. Categories include Prevalence, Production and Supply, Economics, Domestic Policy Issues, International Policy Issues, and Interventions.
Subjects: Harm reduction
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
306 Drug Reform Coordination Network (DRCNet)
Link: http://stopthedrugwar.org/index.shtml
Description: Drug policy information and advocacy. Link to newsletter "Drug War Chronicle."
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
307 Drug Self-administration Bibliographic Database
Link: http://www.dsa-database.org
Description: The Drug Self-administration Bibliographic Database contains 1,684 bibliographic references concerning drug self-administration research that can be searched by Authors, Title, Journal, Year, Volume and pages. This database receives no external funding and is a labor of love by Dick Meisch, Ian Stolerman and Jonathan Kamien. [coverage appears to end in 1998].
Subjects:
Categories: Databases and Catalogs
308 Drug Strategies
Link: http://www.drugstrategies.org/
Description: U.S. non-profit organization, promotes effective responses to the nation's drug problems.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
309 Drugs and Gangs: Fast Facts
Link: http://www.usdoj.gov/ndic/pubs11/13157/
Description: A fact-sheet from the National Drug Intelligence Center, published in Jan. 2005, which answers questions such as: - What is the relation between drugs and gangs? - What is the extent of gang operation and crime in the United States? - What are the dangers associated with gang activity? - What are some signs that young people may be involved in gang activity?
Subjects: Gangs
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
310 Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy
Link: http://informahealthcare.com/loi/dep
Description: Site includes tables of contents, subscription information, and instructions for contributors.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
311 DrugScience.org
Link: http://www.drugscience.org/index.html
Description: This site provides scientific and other material regarding the medical use of cannabis (marijuana) and its legal status under the laws of the United States. The purpose of DrugScience.org is to provide an on-line home for the Cannabis Rescheduling Petition and related materials, such as the Bulletin of Cannabis Reform.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
312 DrugScope (U.K.)
Link: http://www.drugscope.org.uk/
Description: Formerly the Institute for the Study of Drug Dependence. DrugScope is the UK's leading independent centre of expertise on drugs. Provides drug information, promotes effective responses to drug taking, undertakes research at local, national and international levels, advises on policy-making, encourages informed debate and speaks for member organisations working on the ground.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
313 DrugText
Link: http://www.drugtext.org/
Description: The main purpose of DrugText and DrugText Foundation is the dissemination and production of information on substance use, addiction, harm reduction, international and national drug policy.
Subjects: Harm reduction
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
314 DrugWatch International.
Link: http://www.drugwatch.org/
Description: Information and advocacy promoting drug-free cultures and opposed to drug legalization.
Subjects: Legalization debate
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
315 Dual Diagnosis Website
Link: http://users.erols.com/ksciacca/
Description: This site is designed to provide information and resources for service providers, consumers, and family members who are seeking assistance and/or education in this field. It features articles, glossary, training materials, and other resources. Website content by Kathleen Sciacca.
Subjects: Dual diagnosis
Categories: Treatment | Training and Education
316 Dual Recovery Anonymous.
Link: http://www.draonline.org/
Description: Independent, nonprofessional, twelve step, self-help fellowship organization for people with a dual diagnosis.
Subjects: Dual diagnosis | Twelve-step programs | Self-help groups
Categories: Recovery Resources
317 DWI Victims Panel
Link: http://impactdwi.org/victimimpactpanels.htm
Description: Twenty-seven counties operate DWI victim panels throughout Washington State and twenty-two throughout Oregon. Panel speakers are those whose lives have been tragically affected by a drunken driving crash. Attendees to victim panels include offending drivers ordered by the court to attend them, high school students, military personel, officers, and the general public.
Subjects: DWI programs - Effectiveness
Categories: Washington State
318 eGetgoing
Link: http://www.egetgoing.com/index.asp
Description: Provides online real-time, interactive audio- and video-based alcohol and drug abuse treatment.
Subjects: Internet counseling
Categories: Treatment
319 eMJA
Link: http://www.mja.com.au/
Description: Medical Journal of Australia -- Drug and Alcohol articles. Free full-text.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
320 Employee Assistance Quarterly
Link: http://www.haworthpressinc.com/store/product.asp?sku=J022
Description: Site includes tables of contents, submission instructions, subscription information.
Subjects: Employee assistance programs
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
321 Ensuring Solutions to Alcohol Problems
Link: http://www.ensuringsolutions.org/
Description: As part of The George Washington University Medical Center, Ensuring Solutions provides research-based information on effective alcohol treatment and the barriers many people face when they seek help for a drinking problem. By publishing a variety of publicly available resources, by working with major corporations, government agencies and leading organizations like the National Business Coalition on Health, and by drawing on the actual experiences of employers and ordinary people, Ensuring Solutions shows how successful efforts to increase access to alcohol treatment have improved the lives of many individuals and their families, increased productivity in the workplace and made communities safer.
Subjects: Alcoholism treatment
Categories: Information Resources
322 Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center
Link: http://www.galloresearch.org/
Description: University of California, San Francisco, Dept. of Neurology. This clinic studies basic neuroscience and the effects of alcohol on the brain.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
323 eToon.com
Link: http://www.etoon.com/
Description: Cartoons on addiction, alcohol, smoking, and other topics. Cartoons can be purchased for reproduction.
Subjects: Humor
Categories: Other Sites
324 European Addiction Research
Link: http://content.karger.com/ProdukteDB/produkte.asp?Aktion=JournalHome&ProduktNr=224233&ContentOnly=false
Description: Site includes tables of contents, author instructions, subscription information.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
325 European Addiction Training Institute.
Link: http://www.emcdda.europa.eu/html.cfm/index52035EN.html?project_id=5498&tab=overview
Description: Founded 1994 by The Jellinek, Amsterdam. Organizes international training courses for addiction workers in the European Community. NOTE: In the course of 2005 EATI will end its activities.
Subjects:
Categories: Training and Education
326 European Association for the Study of Gambling
Link: http://www.easg.org
Description: The EASG provides a forum for the systematic study, discussion and dissemination of knowledge about all matters relating to the study of gambling in Europe.
Subjects: Gambling
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
327 European Association for the Treatment of Addiction
Link: http://www.eata.org.uk/
Description: eATA is the largest membership organisation for the independent drug and alcohol treatment and aftercare sector. Our aim is to ensure that people with substance dependencies get the treatment they need. We work with providers, referrers, commissioners and policymakers to improve access and quality in the sector. Through our presence on working groups and at consultation events, eATA is able to continually raise the concerns and needs of the independent sector.
Subjects: Drug abuse treatment
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy | Treatment
328 European Association of Libraries and Information Services on Alcohol and other Drugs (ELISAD)
Link: http://www.elisad.eu
Description: Elisad is a professional association for those working in the field of alcohol and drugs information in Europe. It promotes the exchange of ideas and experiences and, through networking, improving the knowledge, skills and performance of members. Elisad produces the European Gateway on Alcohol, Drugs and Addictions.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies | Information Resources
329 European Collaborating Centres in Addiction Studies (ECCAS) (Europe)
Link: http://www.sgul.ac.uk/about-st-georges/divisions/bms/icdp/our-work-programmes/european-collaborating-centres-in-addiction-studies/?searchterm=european%20collaborating%20centres%20in%20addiction
Description: London. ECCAS is a European association of professionals and organisations the health sector working in the field of addiction, established in 1989 with funding/sponsorship from the European Commission. It aims to promote an in-depth understanding of substance misuse and its impact on the individual, his/her family and the wider community through research, the exchange of knowledge and through the development of scientific, clinical and social approaches and methods for dealing with substance misuse within the context of national policies and practices.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
330 European Gateway on Alcohol, Drugs, and Addictions
Link: http://www.addictionsinfo.eu/
Description: The addictions Gateway is a free online service providing access to the best web resources in Europe on drugs, alcohol, smoking, gambling and related topics. All the resources have been evaluated and a description of each website is given. It covers more than 1000 internet sources in 35 European countries, in 17 languages. The Gateway is a project of Elisad - European association of Libraries and Information Services on Alcohol and other Drug
Subjects:
Categories: Information Resources | Databases and Catalogs
331 European Legal Database on Drugs (ELDD)
Link: http://eldd.emcdda.europa.eu/
Description: Database on drug-related legislation for the 25 EU states and Norway. Contents include: legal texts in their original formats; country profiles for the EU; reports & publications; brief overviews; and news. Produced by EMCDDA.
Subjects: Laws and legislation | Government policy | European Union
Categories: Databases and Catalogs
332 European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) (Europe)
Link: http://www.emcdda.europa.eu/
Description: Lisbon, Portugal. A central source of comprehensive information on drugs and drug addiction in Europe. The EMCDDA exists to provide the EU and its Member States with a factual overview of European drug problems and a solid evidence base to support the drugs debate. Today it offers policymakers the data they need for drawing up informed drug laws and strategies. It also helps professionals and practitioners working in the field pinpoint best practice and new areas of research.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
333 European Opiate Addiction Treatment Association (EUROPAD)
Link: http://www.europad.org/
Description: EUROPAD seeks to facilitate communication and co-operation among individuals and organisations working in addiction treatment, especially those working in opiate substitution treatment. Journal: Heroin Addiction and Related Clinical Problems.
Subjects: Methadone maintenance | Heroin
Categories: Professional Societies
334 European Opioid Conference (EOC)
Link: http://www.eocweb.com/
Description: The European Opioid Conference was founded in 1996 by the current chair, Professor Ian Kitchen; the inaugural meeting was held at the University of Surrey in April 1997. It was established to enable meetings of European opioid scientists on a regular basis; the meetings are held biennially for between 120 and 150 delegates attend from more than 15 European countries. The meeting is open to any international scientists and clinicians and some participants have come from the US, Japan and other non-European countries.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
335 European Society for Biomedical Research on Alcoholism (ESBRA)
Link: http://www.esbra.com/
Description: ESBRA was founded in 1988 as a non-profit scientific international organisation. Its objectives of ESBRA are to promote European medical and biological research on alcoholism and alcohol effects and to disseminate information on biomedical problems arising from use and abuse of alcohol. Journal: Alcohol and Alcoholism.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
336 Evaluation Instruments Bank (EIB)
Link: http://eib.emcdda.europa.eu/
Description: The EIB is a searchable database containing tools (instruments) for evaluating both prevention and treatment programmes. It currently holds 170 instruments, many of them published in multiple languages.
Subjects:
Categories: Databases and Catalogs | Treatment
337 Evergreen Council on Problem Gambling (WA)
Link: http://www.evergreencpg.org/
Description: The ECPG Website is designed to provide information on education and treatment programs and services created and/or administered by the Evergreen Council on Problem Gambling. ECPG is a private, not-for-profit organization offering programs and services for problem and compulsive gambling in Washington and throughout the Pacific Northwest.
Subjects: Gambling
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy | Treatment | Washington State
338 Evergreen Treatment Services
Link: http://www.evergreentreatment.org/
Description: Evergreen Treatment Services has been providing evidence-based addiction treatment services to the citizens of Western Washington for over 30 years. ETS is a private, non-profit organization licensed as an outpatient opioid treatment program. The agency currently serves over 900 patients in four methadone clinics located in King County and a newly opened clinic in Thurston County.
Subjects: Methadone maintenance
Categories: Washington State
339 Evidence-Based Practices for Treating Substance Use Disorders (EBP Database)
Link: http://adai.washington.edu/ebp/
Description: The availability of empirically supported clinical practices and interventions for treating substance use disorders continues to increase as research moves from tightly controlled studies in the laboratory to community treatment settings. The EBP Substance Abuse Database is one tool to help treatment providers make informed decisions about which science-based practices are most appropriate in which circumstances and for which individuals.
Subjects: Evidence-based practice
Categories: Databases and Catalogs
340 Faces and Voices of Recovery (FAVOR)
Link: http://www.facesandvoicesofrecovery.org/
Description: Recovery advocates seeking to change public perceptions about the nature of, and solutions to, alcohol and other drug addiction.
Subjects:
Categories: Recovery Resources
341 Farmington Consensus
Link: http://www.parint.org/isajewebsite/farmcon.pdf
Description: Signed in July 1997 by addiction journal publishers to define the basis for shared identity, commitment and purpose among journals publishing in the field of psychoactive substance use and associated problems.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
342 FDA: Opioid Drugs - Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS)
Link: http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/DrugSafety/InformationbyDrugClass/ucm163647.htm
Description: Opioids are at the center of a major public health crisis of addiction, misuse, abuse, overdose and death. FDA is taking action to protect patients from serious harm due to these drugs. This action represents a careful balance between continued access to these necessary medications and stronger measures to reduce their risks.
Subjects: Prescription-type opiates
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Training and Education | Treatment
343 Federal Confidentiality Law and Regulations (42 CFR, Part 2.)
Link: http://kap.samhsa.gov/products/manuals/taps/24f.htm
Description: The Federal Confidentiality Law and Regulations: Confidentiality of alcohol and drug abuse patient records.
Subjects:
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
344 Federal Register
Link: https://www.federalregister.gov/
Description: Official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of U.S. Federal agencies and organizations, executive orders, other presidential documents.
Subjects:
Categories: Other Sites
345 Federation of Drug & Alcohol Professionals (FDAP)
Link: http://www.fdap.org.uk/
Description: (London) FDAP is a membership organization for practitioners working with people with substance use problems. FDAP offers training, information, accreditation. It publishes "Drink and Drugs News," in association with Wired, for substance misuse specialists and those in the wider health, social care and criminal justice fields who deal with drug and alcohol issues in the course of their work.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
346 Federation of European Professionals Working in the Field of Drug-Abuse (ERIT)
Link: http://www.erit.org.uk/
Description: The Federation of European Professionals Working in the Field of Drug-Abuse (called ERIT) was created in Liege (Belgium) in 1993. It includes associations of professionals who work with drug addicts in all European countries.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
347 Federation of State Physician Health Programs
Link: http://www.fsphp.org/
Description: FSPHP provides a forum for education and exchange of information among state programs, to develop common objectives and goals, to develop standards, to enhance awareness of issues related to physician health and impairment, to provide advocacy for physicians and their health issues at local, state, and national levels, and to assist state programs in their quest to protect the public.
Subjects: Physicians - Substance use
Categories: Professional Societies
348 Fenway Institute
Link: http://www.fenwayhealth.org
Description: The mission of Fenway Health is to enhance the wellbeing of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and all people in our neighborhoods and beyond through access to the highest quality health care, education, research and advocacy.
Subjects: LGBT
Categories: Training and Education
349 Fenway Institute: Consumer Resources
Link: http://www.fenwayhealth.org/
Description: The mission of Fenway Health is to enhance the wellbeing of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and all people in our neighborhoods and beyond through access to the highest quality health care, education, research and advocacy. Services include HIV counseling & testing and substance abuse treatment.
Subjects: LGBT
Categories: Training and Education | Organizations and Advocacy
350 Fetal Alcohol and Drug Unit (FADU)
Link: http://depts.washington.edu/fadu/
Description: University of Washington School of Medicine, Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Seattle. Director: Therese Grant, PhD, Scientific Director: Fred Bookstein, PhD, Clinical Director: Paul Connor, Ph.D.Ann Streissguth, PhD. Founder: Ann P. Streissguth, PhD. This center conducts research on fetal alcohol and drug effects, disseminates information about those effects, provides consultation for persons thought to be affected by prenatal exposure, and provides training in human behavioral teratology. (member Confederation of Northwest Addiction Research Centers)
Subjects: Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
351 Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) Center for Excellence
Link: http://fasdcenter.samhsa.gov
Description: The FASD Center is a U.S. federal initiative devoted to preventing and treating FASD. The web site provides information and resources, including materials that can be downloaded and adapted for local use.
Subjects: Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
Categories: Information Resources
352 Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Information, Support and Communications.
Link: http://www.acbr.com/fas/
Description: FASlink is the Canadian Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Internet support, information, advocacy and discussion forum.
Subjects: Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
353 Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Study Group (FASDSG)
Link: http://www.rsoa.org/fas.html
Description: FASDSG is a work group within the Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA). The FASDSG has a membership of approximately 150 clinicians and researchers.
Subjects: Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
Categories: Professional Societies
354 Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Center
Link: http://www.med.und.nodak.edu/depts/peds/fas/
Description: University of North Dakota, Dept. of Pediatrics. Director: Larry Burd, PhD. Four-state consortium includes Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota, and South Dakota.
Subjects: Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
355 Fetal Alcohol Syndrome - Centers for Disease Control
Link: http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/fas/
Description: Information and resources on FAS.
Subjects: Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
Categories: Information Resources
356 Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Diagnostic & Prevention Network
Link: http://depts.washington.edu/fasdpn/
Description: The Washington State Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Diagnostic & Prevention Network (FAS DPN) is a network of five WA State community-based clinics linked by the core clinical/research/training clinic at the Center on Human Development and Disability at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA. (member Confederation of Northwest Addiction Research Centers)
Subjects: Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
357 Finnish Alcohol and Drug Research Society
Link: http://www.ahtseura.org/index.html
Description: Founded in 1960 as the Finnish Alcohol Research Society. The Society has a strong multi-disciplinary role, with members representing medico-physiological sciences, social sciences and the arts. In 2001 the Society's name was changed to the Finnish Alcohol and Drug Research Society to reflect a broader range of interests among the members. Tuukka Tammi, President.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
358 Finnish Society of Addiction Medicine
Link: http://www.terveysportti.fi/kotisivut/sivut.koti?p_sivusto=65
Description: Founded 1979 as “Society for Physicians of Substance Abuse Treatment;” renamed in 1995 “Finnish Society of Addiction Medicine.” The aim of the new name and rules was to attract allied professionals other than doctors to also join the society. Currently has more than 200 members. Sponsors training for MDs & nurses; supports research & travel to meetings. Affiliate of ISAM.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
359 The Fix.com
Link: http://www.thefix.com/
Description: "Addiction and recovery, straight up." The Fix is a daily website about addiction and recovery that launched in March 2011 as part of Recovery Media LLC. Includes news articles, features, videos, articles on arts and culture, health, sober living. Also includes reviews of rehab facilities.
Subjects:
Categories: Recovery Resources
360 FOCUS Newsletter
Link: http://www.dshs.wa.gov/dbhr/dbhrnews.shtml
Description: Formerly the Washington State Division of Alcohol & Substance Abuse (DASA) quarterly newsletter. Now published by the Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery (DBHR). Website covers 2010 issues. Archival (2001-2009) issues can be found at http://www.dshs.wa.gov/dbhr/dafocusarchive.shtml
Subjects:
Categories: Washington State
361 Focus on Integrated Recovery
Link: http://www.integratedrecoverynow.org/
Description: The leading organizations in behavioral health have joined forces to focus on integrated recovery as the most effective form of treatment for clients with co-occurring disorders. Hazelden, NAATP, NAADAC, and others are sponsoring this website which will provide information on the value, benchmarks, and cost-savings of integrated treatment. The best resources to help organizations and professionals evolve into fully integrated care providers will also be highlighted.
Subjects: Dual diagnosis | Evidence-based practice
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy | Treatment | Professional Societies
362 Fotosearch - Photos of alcohol beverages, drinking, etc.
Link: http://www.fotosearch.com/photos-images/drunkenness_1.html
Description: Stock photos. Search by keyword alcohol & drug related images. (e.g. drinking, drunkenness, alcoholic beverages, drug use, etc.)
Subjects:
Categories: Other Sites
363 Gamblers Anonymous International Service
Link: http://www.gambleranonymous.org
Description: Official home page for GA.
Subjects: Gambling
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
364 Gangs Toolkit (U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services [COPS])
Link: http://www.cops.usdoj.gov/default.asp?Item=1309
Description: The COPS Gangs Toolkit consists of resources for law enforcement officials, educators, and parents to address specific types of crimes committed by gangs, including illicit drugs.
Subjects: Gangs
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
365 Gay and Lesbian Medical Association
Link: http://www.glma.org/
Description: The Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA) is the world's largest and oldest association of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) health care professionals. Today, there is still considerable ignorance about LGBT health issues, with many assuming that LGBT health involves only HIV/AIDS. In fact, the full scope of the LGBT health agenda includes breast and cervical cancer, hepatitis, mental health, substance abuse, tobacco use, depression, access to care for transgender persons, and other concerns. GLMA's membership includes approximately 1,000 member physicians, medical students, nurses, physician assistants, researchers, psychotherapists and other health professionals. The website includes resources for patients as well as providers.
Subjects: LGBT
Categories: Professional Societies
366 GayData.org
Link: http://www.gaydata.org/
Description: This site was created by Dr. Randall Sell and is maintained by the Program for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health at Drexel University, School of Public Health. GayData.org serves as a no-cost, open-access clearinghouse for the collection of sexual orientation & gender identity data and measures. This site also provides knowledgeable analysis, commentary and expert "how to" information on gathering such data effectively in scientific surveys, questionnaires and studies. Collected and categorized here you will find numerous datasets and links to rich data sources that are essential to LGBT health research, researchers, students, advocates and anyone interested in scientific-based information about LGBT people and populations.
Subjects: LGBT
Categories: Statistical Resource
367 GENACIS Project: Gender, Alcohol, and Culture: An International Study
Link: http://www.genacis.org/
Description: GENACIS is a collaborative international project affiliated with the Kettil Bruun Society for Social and Epidemiological Research on Alcohol and coordinated by researchers from the University of North Dakota, the University of Southern Denmark, the Free University of Berlin, the World Health Organization, and the Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems. Publishes an occasional newsletter, "Gender, Alcohol, and Culture: An International Study."
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
368 Gerontological Soc. of America, Section on Aging, Alcohol, and Addictions
Link: http://gsa-alcohol.fmhi.usf.edu/GSA-Alcohol.htm
Description: An informal interest group within the GSA. Web site links to presentations and publications by members of the interest group, as well as other resources on aging and addictions.
Subjects: Elderly
Categories: Professional Societies
369 Global Addiction
Link: http://www.globaladdiction.org/
Description: Global Addiction claims to be an electronic portal to educational services in the area of addiction medicine. It solicits member organizations and sponsors. One of its main features is a bienniel conference. There are few resources actually available on the website.
Subjects:
Categories: Information Resources
370 The Globe
Link: http://www.globalgapa.org/
Description: The Global Alcohol Policy Alliance's international magazine on Alcohol. Free full-text.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
371 Glossary of Drug-Related Slang (Street Language)
Link: http://www15.uta.fi/FAST/GC/drugslan.html
Description: Produced by FAST Area Studies, Department of Translation Studies, University of Tampere, Finland. (this site is reproduced in the FAST website with the permission of the Addictions & Life organization (Reproduction in whole or in part in any form or medium without express written permission is prohibited). (Disclaimer) The 'meanings' of drug slang may vary widely between neighborhood, city, region and country. There are no 'absolutes' with drug slang definitions. While the Addictions & Life Organization has striven for accuracy in collecting information from our sources, we stress that the definitions below are provided only for background and guidance and should not be considered as 'authoritative'.
Subjects:
Categories: Information Resources
372 Group Health Cooperative Chemical Dependency Services
Link: http://www.ghc.org/provider/behavioralhealth/chemdep.jhtml
Description: GHC treats alcohol and drug abuse or dependence through a state-approved chemical dependency services program. They view dependency on alcohol and drugs as a treatable disease, and believes the family plays a vital role in a patient's recovery.
Subjects: Disease concept
Categories: Washington State
373 The Guide to Community Preventive Services
Link: http://www.thecommunityguide.org/index.html
Description: The Guide to Community Preventive Services is a free resource to help you choose programs and policies to improve health and prevent disease in your community. Systematic reviews are used to answer these questions: * Which program and policy interventions have been proven effective? * Are there effective interventions that are right for my community? * What might effective interventions cost; what is the likely return on investment? Topics include adolescent health, alcohol, mental health, motor vehicle, HIV/AIDS, tobacco, violence, worksite, and many others. The Guide is useful for funding, policies, research, programs, and education. It is sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Subjects: Prevention
Categories: Information Resources | Government Agencies - U.S.
374 H.E.R.E. in Washington (Health Education Resource Exchange)
Link: http://here.doh.wa.gov/
Description: A clearinghouse of public health education and health promotion projects, materials and resources in the State of Washington.
Subjects:
Categories: Washington State
375 Haight Ashbury Free Clinics, Inc. San Francisco.
Link: http://www.hafci.org/
Description: Provide free, comprehensive health-care, including substance abuse treatment services.
Subjects:
Categories: Treatment | Organizations and Advocacy
376 Harm Reduction Coalition
Link: http://www.harmreduction.org/
Description: The Harm Reduction Coalition (HRC) is a network of harm reduction practitioners and providers.
Subjects: Harm reduction
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
377 Harm Reduction Journal
Link: http://www.harmreductionjournal.com/
Description: Peer-reviewed, open-access, online journal published by BioMed Central. Ernest Drucker, editor.
Subjects: Harm reduction
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
378 Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study (CAS)
Link: http://archive.sph.harvard.edu/cas/
Description: The Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study (CAS) is an ongoing survey of over 14,000 students at 120 four-year colleges in 40 states, examining key issues in college alcohol abuse, including the tradition of heavy drinking, the role of Greek organizations and athletics, and the relationship of state alcohol control measures and college policies.
Subjects: College students
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
379 Hazelden
Link: http://www.hazelden.org/
Description: Leading addiction treatment center; also research, education, information resources.
Subjects:
Categories: Treatment
380 Hazelden Graduate School of Addiction Studies.
Link: http://www.hazelden.org/web/public/gradschool.page
Description: Masters degree and Certificate in Addiction Counseling.
Subjects:
Categories: Training and Education
381 HEAL-WA: Health Evidence Resource for Washington State: Database List
Link: http://heal-wa.org/databases
Description: This collection of online databases was compiled by HEAL-WA, whose mission is to provide evidence-based information to support patient care.
Subjects: ADAI Instrument Database
Categories: Information Resources | Washington State
382 Health and Addictive Behaviors: Investigating Transtheoretical Solutions (HABITS)
Link: http://www.umbc.edu/psyc/habits/
Description: University of Maryland, Baltimore County. About the "Transtheoretical Model." Director: Carlo C. Clementi, PhD.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
383 Health Canada - Drug Strategy and Controlled Substances Programme
Link: http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ahc-asc/branch-dirgen/hecs-dgsesc/dscsp-psasc/index-eng.php
Description: The Drug Strategy and Controlled Substances Programme (DSCSP) manages the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and its Regulations and plays the lead federal role in the coordination and implementation of Canada’s Drug Strategy. A programme of the Healthy Environments and Consumer Safety Division of Health Canada.
Subjects:
Categories: Government Agencies - International
384 Health Canada - First Nations and Inuit Tobacco Control Strategy
Link: http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/fniah-spnia/substan/tobac-tabac/index-eng.php
Description: A part of the larger Tobacco Control Program for Canada and aimed at non-traditional use of tobacco. It is run by staff at Health Canada and is guided by a First Nations and Inuit Advisory Circle.
Subjects: Tobacco
Categories: Government Agencies - International
385 Health Canada - Tobacco Control Programme
Link: http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/ahc-asc/branch-dirgen/hecs-dgsesc/tcp-plct/index-eng.php
Description: Develops strategies and policies, disseminates information, and monitors regulations designed to reduce disease and death caused by tobacco smoking in Canada.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: Government Agencies - International
386 Health Indicators Warehouse
Link: http://www.healthindicators.gov/
Description: “…a public resource designed to bring together high-value datasets, tools, and applications using data about health and health care to support your need for better knowledge and to help you to solve problems. These datasets and tools have been gathered from agencies across the Federal government with the goal of improving health for all Americans. Check back frequently because the site will be updated as more datasets and tools become available.” Mental health and substance abuse are among the topics covered.
Subjects:
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S. | Statistical Resource
387 Health Professional Students for Substance Abuse Training (HPSSAT)
Link: http://www.hpssat.org/
Description: HPSSAT is a group formed by students in a variety of disciplines -- nursing, medical, and PA students -- with the goal to improve professional education for those who will treat alcohol & drug abuse. The web site has information about graduate training programs in addictions for health professionals. If offers an online curriculum with evidence-based tools for health professionals-in-training, including information about sreening, assessment, and intervention .
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies | Training and Education
388 Health Services/Technology Assessment Text (HSTAT) items on Disulfiram (Antabuse)
389 Health Services/Technology Assessment Text (HSTAT) items on Therapeutic Community
390 Healthy Minds, Healthy Lives: Let's Talk Facts About Sexual Orientation
Link: http://www.healthyminds.org/Document-Library/Brochure-Library/Lets-Talk-Facts-Sexual-Orientation.aspx?FT=.pdf
Description: This brochure is designed to reduce the stigma associated with sexual orientation by promoting informed factual discussion. It is published by the American Psychiatric Association.
Subjects: LGBT
Categories: Information Resources
391 Healthy People 2020
Link: http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/
Description: Healthy People provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans. Healthy People 2020 strives to: Identify nationwide health improvement priorities; Increase public awareness and understanding of the determinants of health, disease, and disability and the opportunities for progress; Provide measurable objectives and goals that are applicable at the national, State, and local levels; Engage multiple sectors to take actions to strengthen policies and improve practices that are driven by the best available evidence and knowledge; and, Identify critical research, evaluation, and data collection needs. Topic areas include Substance abuse, Tobacco use, LGBT health, HIV, Adolescent health, Injury and violence prevention, Nutrition, and many others.
Subjects: Prevention
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
392 Healthy People 2020: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health
Link: http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topicsobjectives2020/overview.aspx?topicid=25
Description: Healthy People provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans. The Healthy People 2020 objectives include a number of new topic areas, one of which is lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender health. Eliminating LGBT health disparities and enhancing efforts to improve LGBT health are necessary to ensure that LGBT individuals can lead long, healthy lives.
Subjects: LGBT
Categories: Government Agencies - U.S.
393 Healthy Youth Survey (Washington State)
Link: http://askhys.net
Description: The Healthy Youth Survey (HYS) is a collaborative effort of several government offices in Washington state. HYS provides important information about adolescents in Washington. County prevention coordinators, community mobilization coalitions, community public health and safety networks, and others use this information to guide policy and programs that serve youth. The data sets will be available for use by researchers and others.
Subjects: Adolescents
Categories: Washington State
394 Help Yourself. Help Others.
Link: http://www.helpyourselfhelpothers.org/
Description: A national non-profit organization, Screening for Mental Health, dedicated to providing the public with education, screening and treatment resources supports this website. "If you are feeling overwhelmed, depressed, or unable to do the things you once enjoyed, it may be time to pause and take a moment to assess your emotional health. If you are concerned about yourself or someone you love, take a few minutes to complete an anonymous self-assessment." Assessments are available for college students, military and their families, and the general public.
Subjects:
Categories: Recovery Resources | Organizations and Advocacy
395 Helping Others Research Project, Case Western Reserve University
Link: http://www.helpingotherslivesober.org/
Description: The mission of the “Helping Others” Research Project at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child Psychiatry is to improve the quality of life for youth, families, and communities by providing a continuum of scientific information, education, and personal experiences on the role of service in addiction recovery. Maria Pagano, P.I. and Director.
Subjects: Alcoholism treatment | Alcoholics Anonymous | Recovery
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Recovery Resources
396 Heroin Addiction and Related Clinical Problems
Link: http://www.europad.org/journal.asp
Description: Official journal of EUROPAD. Peer-reviewed international journal of research and opinion on opiate misuse treatment.
Subjects: Heroin
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
397 High Risk Infant Follow-up, University of Washington
Link: http://depts.washington.edu/chdd/ucedd/ctu_5/hrifclinic_5.html
Description: The High Risk Infant Follow-up Clinic provides developmental follow-up of children from birth to age 8 who are designated as high risk due to prematurity and/or low birth weight or prenatal exposure to drugs. The goal of the clinic is to provide early identification and referral for early intervention for the neurodevelopmental and neurobehavioral problems associated with prematurity, drug exposure and other biomedical and environmental risk factors.
Subjects: Risk and protective factors
Categories: Washington State
398 Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse and Violence Protection, U.S. Department of Education
Link: http://www.edc.org/projects/higher_education_center_alcohol_drug_abuse_and_violence_prevention
Description: The Higher Education Center's purpose is to help college and community leaders develop, implement, and evaluate programs and policies to reduce student problems related to alcohol and other drug use and interpersonal violence.
Subjects: College students
Categories: Information Resources | Organizations and Advocacy
399 Highline Medical Center Addiction Recovery Center
Link: http://www.highlinemedicalcenter.org/healthcare-services/addiction-recovery/Default.htm
Description: Includes information on a variety of their services, including: medical detox, inpatient, partial hospitalization, outpatient, relapse prevention, deferred prosecution, and DUI/legal evaluations.
Subjects: Relapse prevention
Categories: Washington State
400 Historical Research on Drug Policy (Schaffer Library of Drug Policy)
Link: http://www.druglibrary.org/schaffer/History/HISTORY.HTM
Description: Collection of articles and speech transcripts on the history of drug policy in the United States.
Subjects: Drug use - History
Categories: Information Resources
401 Historically Black Colleges and Universities Center for Excellence (HBCU-CFE) in Substance Abuse and Mental Health
Link: http://www.hbcucfe.net/
Description: The Historically Black Colleges and Universities Center for Excellence (HBCU-CFE) in Substance Abuse and Mental Health at Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) is funded through a cooperative agreement with SAMHSA's Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) and Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS). Goals are to foster the development of programs and to facilitate the exchange of substance abuse and mental health information; to provide culturally appropriate substance abuse and mental health resources to HBCUs; and to promote the development of a diverse workforce by exposing students to opportunities such as internships, mentoring and leadership training. Website includes resources, news, mini-grants.
Subjects: College students | African Americans
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
402 A History of Drug Prohibition (a Timeline)
Link: http://www.tdpf.org.uk/resources/drug-policy-timeline
Description: Transform, a drug policy foundation in the UK, has produced this timeline of significant world drug prohibition events from 1800 to date. It is not intended to be a historically comprehensive document, but to give a sense of narrative about drug policy.
Subjects: Prohibition | Drug policy
Categories: Information Resources
403 History of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
404 Homeless Hub
Link: http://www.homelesshub.ca/default.aspx
Description: The Homeless Hub is a Canadian clearinghouse for homelessness research that provides resources about housing and people with mental health and substance use issues. It also includes research on rual homelessness. There are resources such as a Library, research help, service opportunities, events, photos.
Subjects: Homeless
Categories: Recovery Resources | Organizations and Advocacy
405 Humboldt Institute for Interdisciplinary Marijuana Research (HIIMR)
Link: http://www.humboldt.edu/hiimr/
Description: HIIMR seeks to improve the economic, social, physical, and environmental health of individuals and communities through the interdisciplinary scientific study of marijuana. Members of HIIMR will: Design, conduct, analyze, and disseminate research; Provide applied expertise to policy makers, researchers, health professionals, businesses, and the media; and Archive and provide access to source materials (raw data, media). Co-directors: Erick Eschker, Professor of Economics; Josh Meisel, Associate Professor of Sociology.
Subjects: Marijuana
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
406 Humboldt State University Library: Psychological and Educational Tests
Link: http://library.humboldt.edu/infoservices/psychedtests.htm
Description: A collection of pathfinders and links for finding and using screening and assessment instruments.
Subjects: ADAI Instrument Database
Categories: Information Resources
407 Iceberg
Link: http://www.fasiceberg.org/
Description: Newsletter about FAS/FAE. Available on web in Sept. 2003.
Subjects: Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
408 Idaho RADAR Center
Link: http://radar.boisestate.edu/
Description: Idaho RADAR Center provides free alcohol, tobacco, and other drug information to Idaho residents only. The Center, a Boise State University program, is administered by the Institute for the Study of Addiction in conjunction with the College of Education & the College of Health Sciences. It includes a Video Lending Library of over 900 titles and functions as a statewide information clearinghouse and resource referral center.
Subjects:
Categories: Information Resources
409 ImpacTeen
Link: http://www.impacteen.org/
Description: ImpacTeen is an interdisciplinary partnership of nationally recognized health experts with specialties in such areas as economics, etiology, epidemiology, law, political science, public policy, psychology, and sociology. The project, part of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Bridging the Gap: Research Informing Practice and Policy for Healthy Youth Behavior, focuses on economic, environmental, and policy influences on youth substance use, obesity and physical activity.
Subjects: Adolescents | Risk and protective factors
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
410 Indiana Alcohol Research Center (IARC)
Link: http://www.iupui.edu/~solctr/research/details.php?id=263
Description: Indiana University Department of Medicine. Started in 1987, IARC is a Specialized Research Center which focuses on the elucidation of the biomedical and psychosocial factors that contribute to alcohol abuse and alcoholism.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
411 Indiana State University - ISU Library Basics - Sources: Research Instruments
Link: http://libguides.indstate.edu/instruments
Description: A list of resources (books, databases, web sites) that provide screening and assessment instruments in medicine, psychology, psychiatry, and addiction.
Subjects: ADAI Instrument Database
Categories: Information Resources
412 INEBRIA ; International Network on Brief Interventions for Alcohol Problems
Link: http://www.inebria.net/Du14/html/en/Du14/index.html
Description: INEBRIA was founded in 2004, after Phase IV of the WHO Collaborative Project on Identification and Management of Alcohol-Related Problems in Primary Health Care. A group of researchers got together to form an international network of people interested in promoting alcohol screening and brief interventions across the world. INEBRIA's overall aim is to promote the implementation of brief interventions in a variety of settings for hazardous and harmful alcohol consumption at local, national and international levels. It is supported by the Health Department of the Government of Catalonia in Spain. Membership is free and is open to any individual with demonstrated experience in the area of Brief Interventions for alcohol problems. A conference is held annually.
Subjects: Alcoholism treatment | Brief intervention
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
413 Initiative 692: Medical Use of Marijuana
Link: http://apps.leg.wa.gov/rcw/default.aspx?cite=69.51a&full=true
Description: Complete text of the law legalizing medical use of cannabis in Washington State, passed November 1998.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Washington State
414 Innovative Programs Research Group (IPRG)
Link: http://depts.washington.edu/iprg
Description: University of Washington School of Social Work, Seattle. Projects assess the effectiveness of innovative means for reducing barriers to the delivery of effective social and mental health services; focus on marijuana use and HIV/AIDS risk behaviors. Director: Roger A. Roffman. (member Confederation of Northwest Addiction Research Centers)
Subjects: Marijuana | HIV/AIDS
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S. | Washington State
415 Institute for a Drug-Free Workplace
Link: http://www.drugfreeworkplace.org/
Description: Coalition of businesses and organizations; publications; survey.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
416 Institute for Addiction and Health Research (Switzerland)
Link: http://www.isgf.ch/
Description: Institut fur Sucht und Gesundheitsforschung (ISGF). Switzerland. Affiliated with the University of Zurich. Reports mostly in German.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
417 Institute for Coffee Studies (ICS)
Link: http://www.mc.vanderbilt.edu/coffee/
Description: Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Studies the pharmacology, therapeutic applications, and addiction of coffee. Director: Peter R. Martin, MD.
Subjects: Caffeine
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
418 Institute for Drug and Alcohol Studies (IDAS)
Link: http://www.vcu.edu/idas/
Description: Virginia Commonwealth University. Seeks to explore the complex problems of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs through a multidisciplinary program of research and training.
Subjects: Smoking cessation
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
419 Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Research (IPR)
Link: http://www.usc.edu/schools/medicine/departments/preventive_medicine/research/ipr/
Description: University of Southern California, School of Medicine. Dedicated to the advancement of research and training in prevention to improve the health and well-being of individuals and whole communities globally. Director: C. Anderson Johnson.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
420 Institute for Professional Development in the Addictions (IPDA).
Link: http://www.nyshealthfoundation.org/content/document/detail/1738/
Description: New York state addiction training & workforce development.
Subjects:
Categories: Training and Education
421 Institute for Research, Education and Training in Addictions (IRETA)
Link: http://www.ireta.org/
Description: IRETA's mission is to be a repository of information related to addiction research, health policy, prevention, intervention and treatment in Pennsylvania, and to develop effective mecha­nisms to transfer that knowledge to the substance abuse field. Affiliates include the NE ATTC and the Pennsylvanic PIC.
Subjects:
Categories: Training and Education | Information Resources
422 Institute for Scientific Analysis (ISA)
Link: http://scientificanalysis.org/
Description: Since its founding in 1968, ISA has conducted research on a broad range of social issues including poverty, social welfare, education, crime and delinquency, mental health, race and ethnicity, gender, child development, aging, violence, AIDS, and substance abuse. Director: Michael H. Jang, MA; Senior Research Associates: Sheigla Murphy, PhD and Geoffrey Hunt, PhD.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
423 Institute for Social Drug Research (ISD) (The Netherlands)
Link: http://www.law.ugent.be/crim/ISD/
Description: University of Ghent, Dept. of Criminal Law and Criminology. Founded in 2002, ISD is a multidisciplinary research group active in the social scientific collection and transfer of knowledge regarding different aspects of the use of drugs, drug trafficking and drug policies. Prof. Dr. Tom Decorte, director. Web site in Dutch and English.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
424 Institute for Social Research (ISR)
Link: http://www.isr.umich.edu
Description: University of Michigan. One of the largest and oldest academic survey and social research organizations in the world. The ISR is dedicated to social science in the public interest. Is the home of the "Monitoring the Future Survey," also known as the "High School Senior Survey."
Subjects: Adolescents
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
425 Institute for Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluation (I-SATE)
Link: http://www.isate.memphis.edu/index.htm
Description: ISATE conducts research on publicly funded alcohol and drug abuse treatment programs in Tennessee. I-SATE's primary mission is to evaluate the effectiveness of substance abuse treatment clients enrolled in these programs, with a particular focus on special populations, such as DUI offenders, pregnant women, adolescents, and those with co-occurring disorders.
Subjects: Pregnant women | Dual diagnosis | Adolescents
Categories: Training and Education | Information Resources
426 Institute for Treatment and Services Research (ITSR) (New York)
Link: http://www.ndri.org/ctrs/itsr.html
Description: ITSR is a component within NDRI (New York). The Institute's research focuses on the efficacy and effectiveness of substance abuse interventions. ITSR conducts clinical trials of treatment and services, as well as prevalence surveys and qualitative studies.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
427 Institute of Alcohol Studies (IAS) (England)
Link: http://www.ias.org.uk/
Description: London. Aims to increase the understanding of alcohol and of public policies necessary to reduce the problems associated with its use.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
428 Institute of Behavioral Research
Link: http://www.ibr.tcu.edu
Description: Texas Christian University. Established in 1962 to conduct federally funded research on personality structure, personnel selection, social interactions, organizational functioning, and methods for conducting addiction treatment follow-up outcome studies.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
429 Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction (INMHA) (Canada)
Link: http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/8602.html
Description: The Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction (INMHA) is a "virtual institute" in Canada, supporting research on the functioning and disorders of the brain, the spinal cord, the sensory and motor systems, and the mind. INMHA publishes a newsletter called "The Brain Brief."
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
430 Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
Link: http://www.hwysafety.org/
Description: Supported by auto insurers. Dedicated to reducing the losses - deaths, injuries, and property damage - from crashes on the nation's highways.
Subjects: Traumatic injury
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
431 Integrated Substance Abuse Programs (UCLA ISAP)
Link: http://www.uclaisap.org/
Description: University of California, Los Angeles. Formerly the UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center (DARC).
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - U.S.
432 Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission (CICAD)
Link: http://www.cicad.oas.org/
Description: An agency of the Organization of American States (OAS) that serves to foster multilateral cooperation to reduce the production, trafficking and use and abuse of drugs in the Americas.
Subjects:
Categories: Government Agencies - International
433 International Alcohol Information Database (IAID) - Research
Link: http://www.drinksresearch.org
Description: This comprehensive resource is publicly accessible and was created to provide an easily searchable database of published research on alcohol covering multiple disciplines, including biomedical, socio-behavioral, prevention, treatment, policy, and regulatory research fields. Citations are compiled from over 3,550 peer-reviewed journals from around the world, and the included research is available in 30 languages and from more than 150 countries.

Regular visitors to the database are encouraged to register, as they will be eligible to access additional search features, such as saving multiple searches for future use and bookmarking specific articles, but the database can be accessed anonymously.

The database is produced by the International Center for Alcohol Policies (ICAP).
Subjects:
Categories: Databases and Catalogs

434 International Association for Cannabinoid Medicines
Link: http://www.cannabis-med.org/english/bulletin/ww_en_db_cannabis_artikel.php?id=309
Description: The International Association for Cannbinoid Medicines (IACM) was founded in March 2000. The aim of the association is to advance knowledge on cannabis, cannabinoids, the endocannabinoid system, and related topics especially with regard to their therapeutic potential.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
435 International Association of Addiction and Offender Counselors (IAAOC)
Link: http://www.iaaoc.org/
Description: IAAOC is an organization of professional substance abuse counselors, corrections counselors, students and counselor educators who are involved in addiction and offender counseling. Journal: Journal of Addictions and Offender Counseling.
Subjects: Offenders
Categories: Professional Societies
436 International Association of Pain and Chemical Dependency (IAPCD)
Link: http://www.iapcd.org/
Description: The IAPCD is an association of healthcare professionals, scientists, policy makers and members of the legal and regulatory community who have an interest in promoting the appropriate use of pain management techniques and medications, with the ultimate goal of providing adequate analgesia to patients with chronic pain and improving patient outcomes. The organization hosts the International Pain and Chemical Dependency Conferences.
Subjects: Pain management
Categories: Professional Societies
437 International Cannabinoid Research Society (ICRS)
Link: http://cannabinoidsociety.org/
Description: An international scientific association with over 200 members conducting research in all fields relating to research on cannabinoids, from receptor studies and medicinal chemistry to treatment and prevention of marijuana abuse. The purposes of the ICRS are to: foster research, hold scientific meetings, present and discuss research developments in the field and serve as a resource of reliable information concerning cannabis and the cannabinoids.
Subjects: Marijuana
Categories: Professional Societies
438 International Cannabis and Cannabinoid Institute (ICCI)
Link: http://icci.science/en/
Description: ICCI was formed in the Czech Republic in 2015 with the collaboration of Americans for Safe Access. ICCI intends to foster evidence-based exploration with a modern scientific approach to refine the therapeutic applicability of cannabis-based medicines in the Czech Republic. ICCI will identify, coordinate and support global research priorities for the advancement of cannabis and cannabinoid treatments through a multidisciplinary evidence based approach that incorporates innovative tools and approaches.
Subjects: Medical marijuana
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
439 International Center for Alcohol Policies, (ICAP).
Link: http://www.icap.org
Description: Marcus Grant, President. An alcohol policy think-tank supported by the alcohol industry.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
440 International Centre for Drug Policy (ICDP)
Link: http://www.sgul.ac.uk/research/projects/icdp
Description: Independent, non-profic academic center housed at St George's, London University. ICAP is a centre of excellence in the field of substance misuse with a focus on the development of effective drug policy, and initiatives in the areas of treatment and prevention, education and training, and research and development, both nationally and internationally. The Centre has academic links with a number of universities in different countries.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International
441 International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (ICRC)
Link: http://internationalcredentialing.org/
Description: ICRC's mission is to establish, monitor and advance reciprocal competency standards for credentialing of professionals engaged in prevention and treatment of substance use disorders and related problem. It is composed of 73 addiction & prevention certification boards, located in 44 states, the District of Columbia, 2 U.S. territories, and 11 global jurisdictions, as well as those affiliated with U.S. Army, Air Force, Navy, Marines, the Indian Health Services, the World Federation of Therapeutic Communities, and the U.S. Administrative Office of the Courts. Over 35,000 certified addiction professionals currently belong to ICRC member boards. ICRC and NAADAC (another credentialing body) are working toward unification of credentialing and certification.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
442 International Coalition for Addiction Studies Education (INCASE)
Link: http://www.incase.org/
Description: INCASE was founded in 1990 as a professional association of individuals, programs, and students specializing in addiction studies, including the use and abuse of alcohol and other drugs, other addictions, counselor preparation, prevention and treatment, research, and public policy. Provides a newsletter and listserv. Sponsors the Journal of Teaching Addictions.
Subjects:
Categories: Training and Education | Professional Societies
443 International Confederation of Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs Research Associations (ICARA)
Link: http://www.parint.org/isajewebsite/meetings2012.htm
Description: ICARA is the International Confederation of Alcohol, Tobacco and other Drug (ATOD) Research Associations. It is an umbrella organisation for research societies across the globe concerned about alcohol and other drugs. It is an international, nongovernmental, multidisciplinary and civil society organization bringing together research societies to promote ATOD science through professional exchange, collaboration and action.

The mission of ICARA is to create an international network of research societies in order to promote, support and enhance research on alcohol, tobacco and other drugs, nationally and internationally.
Subjects:
Categories: ATOD Research Centers - International | ATOD Research Centers - U.S.

444 International Council on Alcohol and Addictions, (ICAA).
Link: http://www.icaa.ch/
Description: Lausanne, Switzerland. Consults with the United Nations and the World Health Organization.
Subjects:
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
445 International Council on Alcohol, Drugs and Traffic Safety (ICADTS)
Link: http://www.icadts.org/
Description: ICADTS is an independent nonprofit body whose only goal is to reduce mortality and morbidity brought about by misuse of alcohol and drugs by operators of vehicles in all modes of transportation. ICADTS sponsors international and regional conferences to collect, disseminate and share essential information among professionals in the fields of law, medicine, public health, economics, law enforcement, public information and education, human factors and public policy. Publishes the ICADTS Reporter, an online newsletter.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
446 International Drug Policy Consortium (IDPC)
Link: http://www.idpc.info
Description: A network of 24 national and international NGOs that specialize in issues related to illegal drug use. The Consortium aims to promote objective and open debate on the effectiveness, direction and content of drug policies at national and international level, and supports evidence-based policies that are effective in reducing drug-related harm. Initiated by the Beckley Foundation.
Subjects: Drug policy | Harm reduction
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
447 International Harm Reduction Association (IHRA)
Link: http://www.ihra.net/
Description: IHRA is a leading organization in promoting the reduction of drug and alcohol-related harm on a global basis. IHRA collaborates with DrugText.org and other organizations on public health advocacy, best practices, education, and research. The International Journal of Drug Policy is the official publication.
Subjects: Harm reduction
Categories: Organizations and Advocacy
448 International Journal of Drug Policy
Link: http://www.journals.elsevier.com/international-journal-of-drug-policy/
Description: Official journal of the International Harm Reduction Association. Site includes tables of contents, abstracts, order info, author guidelines. Full text of vols. 1-8 made available by DrugText.
Subjects: Harm reduction | Ethical issues - Drug policy
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
449 International Journal of Drug Testing
Link: http://www.criminology.fsu.edu/journal/
Description: Online journal -- free full-text.
Subjects:
Categories: Journals and Newsletters
450 International Network of Drug Dependence Treatment and Rehabiliation Resource Centres (Treatnet)
Link: http://www.unodc.org/treatment/index.html
Description: Created by United Nations Office on Drug Control (UNODC) to promote and support evidence-based and ethical treatment policies worldwide. Treatnet promotes diversified, effective and quality drug dependence treatment and rehabilitation services, including HIV/AIDS prevention and care. It is working to remove barriers to low-cost, effective and evidence-based drug treatment services in developing countries. Treatnet is being implemented for a period of three years (2009-2011) in drug treatment resource centers in 26 countries in 5 regions. The strategy to achieve these goals includes Advocacy, Capacity building and Service improvement. Publishes brochures in multiple languages; publishes toolkits, training package. The Library page is at http://www.unodc.org/treatment/en/publications.html
Subjects: Drug abuse treatment
Categories: Treatment | Government Agencies - International
451 International Nurses Society on Addictions (IntNSA)
Link: http://www.intnsa.org/
Description: Formerly National Nurses Society on Addictions (NNSA). Founded in 1975 for nurses committed to the prevention, intervention, treatment, and management of addictive disorders including alcohol and other drug dependencies, nicotine dependencies, eating disorders, dual and multiple diagnosis, and process addictions such as gambling. Journal: Journal of Addictions Nursing
Subjects: Nurses
Categories: Professional Societies
452 International Recovery Resources Guide
Link: http://www.facesandvoicesofrecovery.org/resources/international/International.php
Description: Developed byt Faces and Voices of Recovery, the purpose of this guide is to foster the development of networks of support between recovery community organizations and allies in the US and internationally and to educate US recovery advocates about the advocacy and peer recovery support approaches underway globally.
Subjects:
Categories: Recovery Resources
453 International Research Group on Gender and Alcohol (IRGGA)
Link: http://www.med.und.nodak.edu/depts/irgga/index.html
Description: IRGGA was founded in 1993 by Sharon Wilsnak and now has 100 members in 40 countries. The workgroup has developed and conducted several projects, including the GENACIS study (Gender, Alcohol, and Culture: An International Study).
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
454 International Society for Biomedical Research on Alcoholism (ISBRA)
Link: http://www.isbra.com/
Description: (Denver, CO). ISBRA is an international organization founded in 1981 to promote biomedical research on alcoholism and alcohol related biomedical phenomena and to disseminate information, empirical data and theories about questions and issues related to biomedical problems resulting from or coincident with alcohol use and abuse. ISBRA is affiliated with 3 regional societies: Research Society on Alcoholism (North America), Japanese Medical Society for Alcohol Studies, and the European Society for Biomedical Research on Addiction. With RSA, ISBRA publishes the journal Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research.
Subjects:
Categories: Professional Societies
455 International Society for the Study of Drug Policy (ISSDP)
Link: http://www.issdp.org/
Description: Established by the Beckley Foundation in 2006, ISSDP comprises academi