Opioid Addiction

The heavy shadow of opioid addiction continues to hover over the United States and other parts of the world. Psychological scientists are facilitating our understanding of opioid dependence and identifying new treatment options.

  • In a new issue of Psychological Science in the Public Interest, researchers propose novel treatment strategies, based on advances in brain science, that could help prevent abuse of opioids and other drugs. More

    Innovative Addiction Treatments Hold Promise for Stemming the Opioid Crisis

    In a new issue of Psychological Science in the Public Interest, researchers propose novel treatment strategies, based on advances in brain science, that could help prevent abuse of opioids and other drugs. More

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