The following website contains links to research projects on treatment for drug abuse currently being funded by the
National Institute on Drug Abuse
. Browse the various studies underway and choose a clinical trial that assesses a potential treatment.
- Summarize the study for your classmates.
- Explain whether this treatment would be characterized as a behavioral intervention or a drug/pharmacological intervention.
- Explain how this intervention relates to any of the drug treatments you read about this module.
- Identify the physiological changes this treatment might bring about. For example, will a particular neurochemical be altered by this drug or behavior?