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ASAP staff members participate in a variety of research projects regarding adolescent substance use, and eligible ASAP patients are invited to participate in a variety of on going trials. Some of our research findings and clinical reports to date include: 

  • Screening practices used by physicians practicing in Massachusetts to identify adolescent substance
  • Acceptability of drug testing to adolescents in treatment for a substance use disorder
  • Therapeutic impact of positive feedback from a parent in response to a negative drug test for adolescents with substance use disorders
  • Desensitization for patients allergic to opioid replacement medications
  • Adolescent-specific issues regarding opioid replacement therapy
  • Relationship between substance use and high risk sexual behaviors
  • The association between ADHD and substance use disorders

CeASAR

The Center for Adolescent Substance Abuse Research (CeASAR) at Boston Children's Hospital was created as a national research center committed to reducing substance abuse and related disorders in children and adolescents.

For more information on our Center, we encourage you to visit our website.


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