The following organizations are a good resource for information on drug dependence:
- National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence -- ncadd.org
- National Institute on Drug Abuse -- www.drugabuse.gov
- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration -- www.samhsa.gov
Drug abuse - resources; Resources - chemical dependence
Update Date 11/9/2014
Updated by: Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.