To advance public health and wellness, the ATTC Network accelerates lasting change in behavioral health care systems by translating, disseminating, and promoting the adoption and implementation of effective and culturally sensitive clinical practices. A list of ATTC Regional Centers, the states they serve, and contact information are available on the ATTC Network website.
These organizations conduct scientific research on behavioral health conditions, as well as offer mental and/or substance use disorder training and education services.
The Harvard Medical School Division on Addiction works to strengthen worldwide understanding of chemical dependency through innovative research, education, and the global exchange of information.
The mission of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is to produce evidence to make health care safer, higher quality, more accessible, equitable, and affordable. AHRQ also works within the Department of Health and Human Services and with other partners to make sure the evidence is understood and used.
The National Institutes of Health is the nation's medical research agency, making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.
The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine is the federal government's lead agency for scientific research on complementary and integrative health approaches.
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) funds research by scientists across the country as well as in NIMH studies in the internal research program. The NIMH also supports more than 2,000 research grants and contracts at universities and other institutions across the country and overseas.
The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) provides leadership in the national effort to reduce alcohol-related problems and promote recovery by conducting and supporting research in a wide range of scientific areas.
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) supports most of the world's research on the health aspects of drug misuse and dependence. It carries out a large variety of programs to ensure the rapid dissemination of research information and its implementation in policy and practice.
The National Library of Medicine (NLM) is the world's largest biomedical library. The NLM maintains and makes available a vast print collection and produces electronic information resources on a wide range of topics.
College Drinking Prevention is your one-stop resource for comprehensive research-based information on issues related to alcohol misuse and binge drinking among college students.