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The North Carolina Node is a partnership between Duke University, National Development and Research Institutes, the State of North Carolina and 12 community treatment programs distributed across the State. These programs, which include the major providers of treatment in North Carolina, serve more than 20,000 financially, culturally and ethnically diverse clients located in rural and urban settings. The programs include a therapeutic community, area mental health centers, private outpatient agencies, and regional residential addiction treatment centers. Treatments provided encompass a wide range of therapies, both behavioral and pharmacologic, for families, adolescents, and adults.
- Reducing HIV/STD Risk Behaviors: A Research Study for Women in Drug Abuse Treatment (CTN-0019)
- Reducing HIV/STD Risk Behaviors: A Research Study for Men in Drug Abuse Treatment (CTN-0018)
- Patient Feedback: A Performance Improvement Study in Outpatient Addiction Treatment (CTN-0016)
- Brief Strategic Family Therapy (BSFT) for Adolescent Drug Abusers (CTN-0014)
- Motivational Enhancement Therapy to Improve Treatment Utilization and Outcome in Pregnant Substance Users (CTN-0013)
- A Feasibility Study of a Telephone Enhancement Procedure (TELE) To Improve Participation in Continuing Care Activities (CTN-0011)
- Buprenorphine/Naloxone (Bup/Nx) Facilitated Rehabilitation for Heroin Addicted Adolescents/Young Adults (CTN-0010)
- Smoking Cessation Treatment with Transdermal Nicotine Replacement Therapy in Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Programs (CTN-0009)
- Suboxone® (Buprenorphine/Naloxone) Taper: A Comparison of Two Schedules (CTN-0003)
As a result of scientific research, we know that addiction is a disease that affects both brain and behavior.
Formed with SAMHSA to reduce the gap between research results and treatment.