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Office of Applied Research and Analysis

Announcement

Effective with the passage of the 2013-2014 Budget Act and associated legislation, the Department of Alcohol and Drug Programs (ADP) no longer exists as of July 1, 2013. All ADP programs and staff, except the Office of Problem Gambling, transferred to the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS). Please visit the DHCS website. Read more...

 

The mission of the Office of Applied Research and Analysis (OARA) is to direct, conduct, and support applied research and evaluation, quantitative estimates and forecasts, and dissemination of alcohol and other drug information to the Department, control agencies, and other government agencies.  OARA pursues this mission through its science-based research expertise and active partnerships with program divisions within the Department.

Reports & Analysis

Fact Sheets

  • Office of Applied Research and Analysis (OARA) (PDF)
  • Women in Treatment (PDF)
  • Alcohol Users in Treatment (PDF)
  • Methamphetamine Users in Treatment (PDF)
  • Marijuana Users in Treatment (PDF)
  • Prescription Opioid Users in Treatment (PDF)
  • Historical Fact Sheet Archives (outdated reports with potential value for research, trend analyses, etc.)

Reports

Prevention

Treatment

Substance Abuse

Archival files:  Substance Abuse and Crime Prevention Act Of 2000 (SACPA)

Data