Division Archive

Division News

The BASIS recently launched a new enduring series called First Person: Personal Narratives of Addiction. We will invite individuals to share their stories as a supplement to our weekly science reviews. See the full series here.    

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Education Spotlight

Research Methods 101 for the Provider: Guide to Critical Research Consumption is the Division’s newest addition to our portfolio of interactive online CME courses offered through Harvard Medical School. Learn more here.

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New Publication

Ladouceur, R., Shaffer, P., Blaszczynski, A., & Shaffer, H. J. (2016). Responsible gambling: A synthesis of empirical evidence. Addiction Research & Theory. For more information, visit the Division’s online Library.

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STASH Vol. 13(3)

Double whammy? Problem gambling, substance use disorders, and illegal drug use Gambling-related problems co-occur with other mental health issues, but not enough is known about this complicated relationship. This week, as part of our Special Series on Gambling Disorder, STASH reviews a study exploring young adults’ development of these problems…

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Research Update

The Foundation for Advancing Alcohol Responsibility has extended its contract with the Division on Addiction to collaborate and pilot the Computerized Assessment and Referral System (CARS) on a national scale. To learn about the CARS-DUI Assessment Project, click here.

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