Substance Abuse Trends in Texas:
Comprehensive twenty four page report
By Jane C. Maxwell, Ph.D.
The Center for Excellence in Drug Epidemology
Gulf Coast Addiction Technology Transfer Center
UT Center for Social Work Research
Addiction Science Research and Education
1 University Station A1915, PHR 5.210
Austin TX 78712-0125
ASREC is a group of scientists whose mission is to communicate
the latest findings in Addiction Science to the public in terms
that make the message easy to understand.
Addiction Technology Transfer
The ATTC is a nationwide, multidisciplinary resource for professionals in the addictions treatment and recovery services field. The vision of the ATTC Network is to unify science, education and service to transform lives through evidence-based and promising treatment and recovery practices in a recovery-oriented system of care. Established in 1993 by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), the ATTC Network is comprised of 10 Regional Centers, 4 National Focus Area Centers, and a Network Coordinating Office.
Research Society on Alcoholism
7801 North Lamar Blvd., Suite D-89
Austin, Texas 78752-1038
The Research Society on Alcoholism was established in 1976 to assist and encourage the application of research to the solution of problems related to alcoholism. RSA serves as a meeting ground for scientists working in all fields of alcoholism and alcohol-related problems. The Society, through its emphasis on research, has served as the interdisciplinary crossroads for the understanding of the causes of and potential cures for alcoholism.
The resources page on their
website has an extensive list of links for the following:
Waggoner Center for Alcohol and Addiction
The University of Texas at Austin
1 University Station A4800
Austin, TX 78712-1095
The Waggoner Center for Alcohol and Addiction Research is an organized
research unit of the College of Natural Sciences at The University
of Texas at Austin. Established in 1999, the Center was made possible
by a donation from M. June and J. Virgil Waggoner and matching funds
from UT Austin.
The mission of the Waggoner Center is to develop solutions for the
prevention and cure of alcoholism and related illnesses.