The Brown University Digest of Addiction Theory and Application

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Edited By: Peter M. Monti, Ph.D.

Online ISSN: 1556-7559


DATA keeps readers up to date on the newest breakthroughs in treating and preventing addiction with synopses of the latest research.

Aims and Scope

If you’re pressed for time, you’ll appreciate this APEX award-winning monthly synopsis of critical research developments in the treatment and prevention of alcoholism and drug abuse, including dozens of research abstracts chosen from over 75 medical journals. The Brown University Digest of Addiction Theory and Application provides professional commentary, treatment assessment, tips for measuring outcomes, examinations of co-occurring disorders and suggested reading for further insight. Main features include: research digests; From the Field column; and an Addiction Research Round-Up insert.

Special Issues

Using Medication to Treat Addiction
Preventing Relapse
Latest Treatment Approaches
Special Populations


Addiction researchers, addiction treatment professionals, addition psychiatrists, addiction counselors and case managers, medical and clinical directors, other health professionals who treat patients with addictions.

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About the Newsletter

The Brown University Digest of Addiction Theory & Application is one of seven behavioral healthcare and psychopharmacology newsletters on Wiley Online Library:

Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Weekly covers news and analysis of federal and state public policy development funding, programs, and legislation.

Mental Health Weekly covers the latest news and analysis of public policy, business trends, and treatment issues affecting mental health administrators in the public, private and nonprofit sectors.

The Brown University Child and Adolescent Behavior Letter offers practical interventions, professional commentary and hands on techniques for working with troubled children and adolescents.

The Brown University Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology Update fills the critical gap in information about children and adolescents’ unique psychotropic medication needs.

The Brown University Geriatric Psychopharmacology Update
covers the use of psychotropic medications in geriatrics, pertinent regulatory issues, and specific interventions with aging.

The Brown University Psychopharmacology Update advises mental health professionals on treating behavioral disorders with pharmacological agents.


Addiction, Alcohol, Alcoholism, Drug Abuse, Substance Abuse, Substance Use, Prevention, Problem Drinking, Binge Drinking, Opioid Addiction, Addiction Treatment, Harm Reduction, Dual Diagnosis, Tobacco Use, Gambling

Abstracting and Indexing Information

  • Academic Search Alumni Edition (EBSCO Publishing)
  • CINAHL: Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature (EBSCO Publishing)
  • InfoTrac (GALE Cengage)