Improving the treatment of substance use disorder
The Institute for Research, Education and Training in Addictions (IRETA) is a public health nonprofit in Pittsburgh, PA. We help helpers do what they do…better.
Scaife Medical Student Fellowship in Substance Use Disorders
This Fellowship is a specialized, intensive learning experience about addiction and its treatment. The application period for the 2022 Scaife sessions is now open. The deadline to apply is Friday, February 18 at midnight.
Stress, Relationships, and Substance Use Disorders: Clinical Applications
Tuesday, January 25 – 12:00-1:30PM EST
Presenter: Dr. Chad Luke
This workshop is Part 2 of a set of presentations on the integration of neuroscience with SUD treatment. Part 1 laid a foundation for ethical practice. Part 2 describes the application of a metaphoric model of neuroscience-informed intervention that participants can put into practice with their clients immediately.
Subscribe to Our Newsletters
We offer free electronic newsletters. Subscribe to have one or more delivered to your email inbox.
New on the Blog
WebinarSex, Gender, and Screening for Alcohol Use – Time for a Change
Read MoreJan. 7, 2022
WebinarStimulants: A Focus on Effective Treatment Interventions and Recovery Supports
Read MoreOct. 5, 2021
WebinarStress, Relationships, & Substance Use Disorders An Introduction to Neuroscience Informed Counseling
Read MoreAug. 23, 2021
Our Resource Library includes guides, infographics, curricula, and other tools and materials regarding addiction and treatment.
What is addiction?
IRETA strives to provide accurate and credible information about addiction that can help professionals, community members, and larger systems gain a better of understanding of how to prevent and treat it.