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In the News: A Truly Costly Epidemic

In this most recent example, the funds aren’t there. No new money attached.


Crime- the Lifestyle

Young man wearing handcuffs, sitting back againts a wall, looking angry.

That’s why drug treatment may reduce crime, but doesn’t always eliminate it.


Mandated vs. Voluntary Treatment

I suspect that the methodology for measuring success was far too narrow. Focused entirely on crime, they missed a host of other gains from participation in treatment.


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Programs Blogs

The Study of Pain

The goal is to eventually develop an objective scale by which pain can be measured not by self-report, but by neuroimaging.


In the News: Blue Light Special

As the article points out, it’s possible to make use of the flashlight on your cellphone for the necessary illumination.


Worldwide Epidemic

Once such substances get a foothold in a region, they’re extremely hard to eradicate.