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Days Of Our Lives, One Day At A Time

Anyone who has spent any time around the rooms of Alcoholics Anonymous has heard the phrase “stinkin’ thinkin.’” This folksy expression refers to certain attitudes and thought patterns—blaming, self-pity, negativity […]... More>


Observation

Robinson to Speak on Motivation, Addiction

APS Fellow Terry E. Robinson has been selected as the winner of a 2014 William James Fellow Award. ... More>


Addicts Who Live in the Moment May Benefit Most From Certain Treatments

A simple cognitive test may be able to predict how well an individual struggling with addiction will respond to certain treatments, researchers find. ... More>


The Science of Addiction

Growing up in poor urban neighborhood, Carl Hart watched crack cocaine ravage the lives of his relatives.  Early in his research career, Hart set out to find a neurological cure […]... More>


The Addict’s Perilous Bargain