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Governmental Agencies

National Institute of Mental Health

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

National Institute on Drug Abuse

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

SAMHSA Buprenorphine Information

The National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information

VA Clinical Practice Guidelines

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Medical/Psychiatric Organizations

The Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

ACGME Psychiatry Subspecialty Program Requirements

The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc.

American Psychiatric Association

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

International Nurses Society on Addictions

American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine

American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence

American Psychiatric Foundation

American Medical Asociation

Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse

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Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network: A nationwide, multidisciplinary resource for professionals in the addictions treatment and recovery services field, the ATTC Network serves to raise awareness, build skills and change practice.

Pain Treatment Topics
The mission of Pain Treatment Topics is to serve as a noncommercial resource for healthcare professionals & their patients, providing open access to clinical news, information, research, and education for a better understanding of evidence-based pain-management practices.
A part of, this site includes subspecialty-specific news articles, e-mail newsletters and a search engine.
This site contains news, CME and resources for physicians.

Psychiatry Rounds
The educational objective of the Psychiatry Rounds web site is to provide interested physicians around the world with a unique window on some of the most current information and discussion on important scientific and clinical developments in the field of psychiatric medicine. Psychiatry Rounds is derived from recent Rounds presented at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada.

This site includes directories of information related to behavioral health care and a database of drugs, disorders and terminology including terminology of addiction and recovery and DSM-IV TR diagnostic criteria.

Addiction & Substance Abuse Journals

Iowa Practice Improvement Collaborative
The Iowa PIC is one of eleven CSAT-funded centers nationwide devoted to bridging the gap between research and practice in the field of substance abuse. The Iowa PIC is a partnership of substance abuse providers, researchers, policy makers and consumers. The Consortium is an alliance committed to strengthening substance abuse prevention and intervention activities through collaborative research.

Iowa Consortium for Substance Abuse Research and Evaluation

Paths to Recovery
Paths to Recovery: Changing the Process of Care for Substance Abuse Programs is a $9.5 million initiative of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation® that will fund up to 20 treatment programs to design and implement strategies to improve patient access and early engagement.