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Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment


An international, peer reviewed, open access journal focusing on human substance abuse research and treatment, including medical treatment and screening, mental health services, research, and evaluation of substance abuse programs.

Editor in Chief: Dr. Gregory Stuart

ISSN: 1178-2218

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Conducting Systematic Outcome Assessment in Private Addictions Treatment Settings
Gerard J Connors, Stephen A Maisto, Clare E Campbell, Brenda To, David Sack
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817719239
Methodology | Published on 10 Jul 2017



Moving on From Representativeness: Testing the Utility of the Global Drug Survey
Monica J Barratt, Jason A Ferris, Renee Zahnow, Joseph J Palamar, Larissa J Maier, Adam R Winstock
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817716391
Review | Published on 30 Jun 2017
This article is part of the special collection Emerging Topics and Innovative Methodologies in Cannabis Research



Mental Health in School-Aged Children Prenatally Exposed to Alcohol and Other Substances
Lisbeth Beate Sandtorv, Mari Hysing, Malin Rognlid, Sondre Aasen Nilsen, Irene Bircow Elgen
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817718160
Original Research | Published on 30 Jun 2017



The Going Out In Sydney App: Evaluating the Utility of a Smartphone App for Monitoring Real-World Illicit Drug Use and Police Encounters Among Festival and Club Goers
Caitlin Elizabeth Hughes, Vivienne Louisa Moxham-Hall
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817711419
Original Research | Published on 28 Jun 2017
This article is part of the special collection Emerging Topics and Innovative Methodologies in Cannabis Research



Access to and Payment for Office-Based Buprenorphine Treatment in Ohio
Theodore V Parran, Joseph Z Muller, Elina Chernyak, Chris Adelman, Christina M Delos Reyes, Douglas Rowland, Mykola Kolganov
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817699247
Original Research | Published on 13 Jun 2017



Contextual Effects of Neighborhoods and Schools on Adolescent and Young Adult Marijuana Use in the United States
Carly E Milliren, Tracy K Richmond, Clare R Evans, Erin C Dunn, Renee M Johnson
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817711417
Review | Published on 06 Jun 2017
This article is part of the special collection Emerging Topics and Innovative Methodologies in Cannabis Research



Utilizing Big Data and Twitter to Discover Emergent Online Communities of Cannabis Users
Peter Baumgartner, Nicholas Peiper
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817711425
Review | Published on 06 Jun 2017
This article is part of the special collection Emerging Topics and Innovative Methodologies in Cannabis Research



Marijuana Use, Recent Marijuana Initiation, and Progression to Marijuana Use Disorder Among Young Male and Female Adolescents Aged 12-14 Living in US Households
Valerie L Forman-Hoffman, Cristie Glasheen, Kathryn R Batts
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817711159
Review | Published on 06 Jun 2017
This article is part of the special collection Emerging Topics and Innovative Methodologies in Cannabis Research



Prevalence and Consequences of Perinatal Substance Use—Growing Worldwide Concerns
Alice Ordean, Lisa Graves, Brian Chisamore, Lorraine Greaves, Adrian Dunlop
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817704692
Editorial | Published on 06 Jun 2017



Interactions of Cannabinoids With Biochemical Substrates
Brian F Thomas
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817711418
Review | Published on 29 May 2017
This article is part of the special collection Emerging Topics and Innovative Methodologies in Cannabis Research



Residential Mobility, Transience, Depression, and Marijuana Use Initiation Among Adolescents and Young Adults
Cristie Glasheen, Valerie L Forman-Hoffman, Jason Williams
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817711415
Review | Published on 29 May 2017
This article is part of the special collection Emerging Topics and Innovative Methodologies in Cannabis Research



Doctor Shopping Behavior and the Diversion of Prescription Opioids
Ronald Simeone
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817696077
Review | Published on 11 Apr 2017



Vaping Synthetic Cannabinoids: A Novel Preclinical Model of E-Cigarette Use in Mice
Timothy W Lefever, Julie A Marusich, Brian F Thomas, Daniel G Barrus, Nicholas C Peiper, Richard C Kevin, Jenny L Wiley
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817701739
Original Research | Published on 07 Apr 2017
This article is part of the special collection Emerging Topics and Innovative Methodologies in Cannabis Research



“Don’t Judge a Book by Its Cover”: A Qualitative Study of Methadone Patients’ Experiences of Stigma
Julia Woo, Anuja Bhalerao, Monica Bawor, Meha Bhatt, Brittany Dennis, Natalia Mouravska, Laura Zielinski, Zainab Samaan
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221816685087
Original Research | Published on 23 Mar 2017



Quality of Caregiving in Mothers With Illicit Substance Use: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Denise Hatzis, Sharon Dawe, Paul Harnett, Jane Barlow
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:11 1178221817694038
Original Research | Published on 14 Mar 2017



Prior Delinquency and Depression Differentially Predict Conditional Associations Between Discrete Patterns of Adolescent Religiosity and Adult Alcohol Use Patterns
Meredith A Hoyland, Wade C Rowatt, Shawn J Latendresse
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2017:10 1178221816686060
Original Research | Published on 14 Feb 2017



Gender Comparison in Referrals and Treatment Completion to Residential and Outpatient Alcohol Treatment
Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi, Valory De Lucia, Deyu Pan, Mona Mojtahedzadeh, Elham Rahmani, Sinan Jabori, Golara Zahmatkesh and Mohsen Bazargan
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 109-116
Original Research | Published on 19 Dec 2016



Managing Maternal Substance Use in the Perinatal Period: Current Concerns and Treatment Approaches in the United States and Australia
Lucinda Burns, Victoria H. Coleman-Cowger and Courtney Breen
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:Suppl. 1 55-61
Review | Published on 08 Dec 2016



More Than Just a Break from Treatment: How Substance Use Disorder Patients Experience the Stable Environment in Horse-Assisted Therapy
Ann Kern-Godal, Ida Halvorsen Brenna, Espen Ajo Arnevik and Edle Ravndal
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 99-108
Original Research | Published on 06 Oct 2016



A Comparison of Morphine Delivery in Neonatal Opioid Withdrawal
Brian Chisamore, Safaa Labana, Sandra Blitz and Alice Ordean
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:Suppl. 1 49-54
Original Research | Published on 26 Sep 2016



A Swedish Population-based Study of Adverse Birth Outcomes among Pregnant Women Treated with Buprenorphine or Methadone: Preliminary Findings
Keele E. Wurst, Barbara K. Zedler, Andrew R. Joyce, Maciek Sasinowski and E. Lenn Murrelle
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 89-97
Original Research | Published on 15 Sep 2016



“That’s Where the Arguments Come in”: A Qualitative Analysis of Booster Sessions Following a Brief Intervention for Drug Use and Intimate Partner Violence in the Emergency Department
Esther K. Choo, Chantal Tapé, Kimberly M. Glerum, Michael J. Mello, Caron Zlotnick and Kate Morrow Guthrie
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 77-87
Original Research | Published on 12 Sep 2016



Disruptive Behavior Disorders and Marijuana Use: The Role of Depressive Symptoms
Melanie C. Morse, Kari Benson and Kate Flory
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 1 69-76
Original Research | Published on 28 Aug 2016



Autism Spectrum Disorder and Co-occurring Substance Use Disorder – A Systematic Review
Espen Ajo Arnevik and Sissel Berge Helverschou
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 69-75
Review | Published on 17 Aug 2016



Interactions Between Internalizing Symptoms and Urgency in the Prediction of Alcohol Use and Expectancies Among Low-Income, Minority Early Adolescents
Naomi R. Marmorstein
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 1 59-68
Original Research | Published on 04 Aug 2016



The Need for Psychosocial Interventions to Facilitate the Transition to Extended-Release Naltrexone (XR-NTX) Treatment for Opioid Dependence: A Concise Review of the Literature
Susan E. Ramsey, Dan Rounsaville, Randall Hoskinson, Tae Woo Park, Evan G. Ames, Victor D. Neirinckx and Peter Friedmann
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 65-68
Short Review | Published on 04 Aug 2016



Breastfeeding and Opiate Substitution Therapy: Starting to Understand Infant Feeding Choices
Lisa E. Graves, Suzanne Turner, Maya Nader and Sucheta Sinha
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:Suppl. 1 43-47
Review | Published on 12 Jul 2016



Rural, Pregnant, and Opioid Dependent: A Systematic Review
Naana Afua Jumah
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:Suppl. 1 35-41
Review | Published on 20 Jun 2016



Developing and Testing Twelve-Step Facilitation for Adolescents with Substance Use Disorder: Manual Development and Preliminary Outcomes
John F. Kelly, Julie D. Yeterian, Julie V. Cristello, Yifrah Kaminer, Christopher W. Kahler and Christine Timko
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 55-64
Original Research | Published on 13 Jun 2016



Substance Use Disorder in Early Midlife: A National Prospective Study on Health and Well-Being Correlates and Long-Term Predictors
John E. Schulenberg, Megan E. Patrick, Deborah D. Kloska, Julie Maslowsky, Jennifer L. Maggs and Patrick M. O’Malley
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 1 41-57
Original Research | Published on 25 May 2016



Inequalities in the Impact of National Reimbursement of Smoking Cessation Pharmacotherapy and the Influence of Injunctive Norms: An Explorative Study
Fiona E. Benson, Gera E. Nagelhout, Vera Nierkens, Marc C. Willemsen, and Karien Stronks
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 45-53
Original Research | Published on 24 May 2016



Alcohol Consumption at Any Level Increases Risk of Injury Caused by Others: Data from the Study on Global AGEing and Adult Health
Thomas Clausen, Priscilla Martinez, Andy Towers, Thomas Greenfield, and Paul Kowal
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 2 125-132
Original Research | Published on 22 May 2016



The Relationship Between Eating Disorder Symptoms and Treatment Rejection among Young Adult Men in Residential Substance Use Treatment
JoAnna Elmquist, Ryan C. Shorey, Scott E. Anderson, Jeff R. Temple and Gregory L. Stuart
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 39-44
Original Research | Published on 22 May 2016



Quality of Life in Patients with Substance Use Disorders Admitted to Detoxification Compared with Those Admitted to Hospitals for Medical Disorders: Follow-Up Results
John-Kåre Vederhus, Are Hugo Pripp and Thomas Clausen
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 31-37
Original Research | Published on 18 May 2016 | Video abstract



Improving Access to Long-Acting Contraceptive Methods and Reducing Unplanned Pregnancy Among Women with Substance Use Disorders
Kirsten I. Black and Carolyn A. Day
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:Suppl. 1 27-33
Review | Published on 12 May 2016



Blogging to Quit Smoking: Sharing Stories from Women of Childbearing Years in Ontario
Nadia Minian, Aliya Noormohamed, Rosa Dragonetti, Julie Maher, Christina Lessels and Peter Selby
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:Suppl. 1 21-26
Original Research | Published on 11 May 2016



Becoming FASD Informed: Strengthening Practice and Programs Working with Women with FASD
Deborah Rutman
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:Suppl. 1 13-20
Commentary | Published on 08 May 2016



Introductory Editorial: Harm to Others From Substance Use and Abuse
Ingunn Olea Lund, Erica Sundin, Carolien Konijnenberg, Kamilla Rognmo, Priscilla Martinez, Andrea Fielder
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 2 119-124
Editorial | Published on 05 May 2016



Prevention of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Current Canadian Efforts and Analysis of Gaps
Nancy Poole, Rose A. Schmidt, Courtney Green and Natalie Hemsing
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:Suppl. 1 1-11
Original Research | Published on 05 May 2016



Are Smoking Cessation Treatments Associated with Suicidality Risk? An Overview
J. Kim Penberthy, J. Morgan Penberthy, Marcus R. Harris, Sonali Nanda, Jennifer Ahn, Caridad Ponce Martinez, Apule O. Osika, Zoe A. Slepian, Justin C. Forsyth, J. Andrew Starr, Jennifer E. Farrell and Joshua N. Hook
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 19-30
Review | Published on 12 Apr 2016 | Video abstract



A Prospective Study to Investigate Predictors of Relapse among Patients with Opioid Use Disorder Treated with Methadone
Leen Naji, Brittany B. Dennis, Monica Bawor, Carolyn Plater, Guillaume Pare, Andrew Worster, Michael Varenbut, Jeff Daiter, David C. Marsh, Dipika Desai, Lehana Thabane and Zainab Samaan
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 9-18
Original Research | Published on 10 Apr 2016



A Pilot Test of a Mobile App for Drug Court Participants
Kimberly Johnson, Stephanie Richards, Ming-Yuan Chih, Tae Joon Moon, Hilary Curtis and David H. Gustafson
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2016:10 1-7
Original Research | Published on 14 Feb 2016



Harm Experienced from the Heavy Drinking of Family and Friends in the General Population: A Comparative Study of Six Northern European Countries
Mats Ramstedt, Erica Sundin, Inger Synnøve Moan, Elisabet E. Storvoll, Ingunn Olea Lund, Kim Bloomfield, Ann Hope, Sveinbjörn Kristjánsson and Christoffer Tigerstedt
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 2 107-118
Original Research | Published on 03 Feb 2016



Interactive Effects of the BIS and the BAS on Trajectories of Alcohol Misuse after University Graduation
Matthew T. Keough and Roisin M. O'Connor
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 1 33-40
Original Research | Published on 24 Jan 2016



Reciprocal Effects of Internalizing and Oppositional Defiance Symptoms on Heavy Drinking and Alcohol-Related Harms in Young Adulthood
Kara D. Thompson, Bonnie J. Leadbeater and Megan E. Ames
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 1 21-31
Original Research | Published on 21 Jan 2016



How Well Do Survey Studies Capture Alcohol’s Harm to Others?
Ingeborg Rossow
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 2 99-106
Opinion | Published on 20 Jan 2016



Keeping Mind in Mind: Mentalizing and Executive Functioning in Substance-Abusing Infant Mothers: Effect on Dyadic Relationship and Infant Outcome
Ulrika Håkansson, Astrid Halsa, Kerstin Söderström, Finn Skårderud and Merete Glenne Øie
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 2 93-98
Published on 19 Jan 2016



Parental Support, Mental Health, and Alcohol and Marijuana Use in National and High-Risk African-American Adolescent Samples
Julie Maslowsky, John Schulenberg, Lisa M. Chiodo, John H. Hannigan, Mark K. Greenwald, James Janisse, Robert J. Sokol and Virginia Delaney-Black
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 1 11-20
Original Research | Published on 11 Jan 2016



Effect of Prepregnancy Alcohol Consumption on Postpartum Relationship Satisfaction and Divorce among Norwegian Mothers
Sonja Mellingen, Torbjørn Torsheim and Frode Thuen
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 2 85-92
Original Research | Published on 21 Dec 2015



A Cohort Study on Long-Term Adverse Effects of Parental Drinking: Background and Study Design
Ingunn Olea Lund, Anne Bukten, Elisabet E. Storvoll, Inger Synnøve Moan, Svetlana Skurtveit, Marte Handal, Trond Nordfjærn, Geir Scott Brunborg and Ingeborg Rossow
Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment 2015:Suppl. 2 77-83
Published on 15 Dec 2015



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