Information and answers for people fighting addiction
The process of choosing the best rehab facility — whether for alcoholism, drug addiction or behavioral addiction issues — can be difficult. There are so many options out there, it can be tempting to just pick any facility
ASAMs mission is to increase access to and improve the quality of addiction treatment; to educate physicians (including medical and osteopathic students), other health care providers and the public; to support research and prevention; to promote the appropriate role of the physician in the care of patients with addiction; and to establish addiction medicine as a primary specialty recognized by professional organizations, governments, physicians, purchasers and consumers of health care services, and the general public.
The Center for Treatment Research on Adolescent Drug Abuse is a clinical research center focusing on adolescent drug abuse treatment. The Center’s overarching goal is to conduct treatment research on adolescent drug abuse.
Mission: To Strengthen the Capacity of Community Coalitions to Create and Maintain Safe, Healthy and Drug-Free Communities. CADCA supports its members with training and technical assistance, public policy advocacy, media strategies and marketing programs, conferences and special events.
The Big Book is a thorough and comprehensive resource designed to give people from all walks of life the information, encouragement, and resources they need to effectively deal with their drinking addiction.