About Journal


Addiction is a primary and chronic disease characterized by inability to refrain, impairment in behavioral control, and reduced recognition of significant problems with an individual behaviors and interpersonal relationships. Addiction is progressive and can result in disability or premature death. Addiction therapy methodologies and related researches help addicted individuals stopping compulsive drug seeking and use.

The Journal of Addiction Therapy and Research publishes manuscripts on different ongoing research and therapeutically-enabled solutions and initiatives in relation to addiction and its rehabilitation. The manuscripts published in the journal tends to be technically competent and surge original and fresh ideas in the sector of addiction therapy and research.

Reasons for Publishing

Every individual or patient suffering from any addiction has a unique perspective due to experience prior to and during addiction; therefore his or her experience in rehabilitation also requires unique therapeutic strategies and implementation. Moreover, there are enormous obstacles the doctors, counsellors and scientists face prominently in exploring the individual needs of each patient and providing opportunities to access diverse therapeutic options out in the community as well.

In order to address these issues, Heighten Science took the initiative through the Journal of Addiction Therapy and Research to publish manuscripts assisting holistic addiction treatment and enhancing skills of individuals involved in addiction therapy and research to regulate patients emotions to enhance readiness to stop addiction and turn their lives in a new direction.

Aim of the Journal

This journal aims to strengthen links between science and policy with up-to-date knowledge addiction disorders. The manuscripts published in Journal of Addiction Therapy and Research seeks to be a proven milestone in the treatment of addiction in patients who may be in varying stages of readiness for recovery and struggling to enhance their ability to imagine a life without drugs and alcohol.

Scope of the Journal

The scope of journal spans insights of clinical, logical, humanity and experimental researches relating to any activity that has addictive potential. Heighten Science urges the counsellors, doctors and researchers to develop manuscripts and send to us for publication in the following, but not limited to, disciplines of addiction therapy and research:

  • Drug use and abuse
  • Eating disorders
  • Smoking and nicotine addiction
  • Addictive substances
  • Medical treatment and screening
  • Psychiatry and mental health services
  • Evaluation of substance abuse
  • Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse
  • Clinical and counseling psychology
  • Rehabilitation
  • Addiction in pregnancy
  • Drug-exposed neonate
  • Pharmacology
  • Neuroimaging techniques
  • Treatment of addiction-related disorders
  • Pathophysiology of addiction
  • Biological and non-biological therapies
  • Epidemiology of drug abuse
  • Addictions Recovery methodologies
  • Alcoholic Abuse and treatment
  • Alcohol related drugs
  • Alcohol Health Risks
  • Alcohol Rehabilitation
  • Alcoholism and Depression
  • Alcoholic genetical disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral epidemiology
  • Biochemical Metabolism
  • Bipolar Psychosis
  • Bruxism
  • Cancer epidemiology
  • Childhood Anxiety
  • Childhood Disorders
  • Chronic Alcohol Abuse
  • Chronic Alcoholism
  • Chronic Health Conditions
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Cocaine-Related Disorders
  • Cognitive Disorders
  • Computer Addiction Research
  • Cytochrome 450 Drug Metabolism
  • Cytotoxicity
  • Deep Sleep Therapy
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Depression
  • Detoxification
  • Disambiguation
  • Drug Addiction Treatment
  • Drug Rehabilitation
  • Dysthemia
  • Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • Etiology
  • Holistic Addiction Treatment
  • Hypersomnia
  • Insomnia
  • Intestinal epidemiology
  • Kleine-Levin Syndrome
  • Medical Education
  • Medicare
  • Mental Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Morphine Addiction
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Nutritional Suitability
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Parasomnia
  • Pathophysiology
  • Pediatric epidemiology
  • Pharmaceutical Toxicology
  • Post Traumatic Disorders
  • Pre-Clinical Drug Development
  • Primary care epidemiology
  • Renal epidemiology
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Paralysis
  • Sleep Therapy
  • Sleepwalking
  • Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Social Stigma
  • Substance Abuse
  • Substance-Related Disorders
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Maternal mortality due to addiction
  • Veterinary epidemiology