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Psychology of Addictive Behaviors

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Division Announcements

Spring 2020

Psychology of Addictive Behaviors® (PAB)


The Official Publication of the Society of Addiction Psychology (APA Division 50) is the premier journal for addiction psychology and publishes peer-reviewed articles on substance use, behavioral addictions, and addictive disorders. 


Published articles feature a range of topics, including:

-epidemiological studies on the prevalence and correlates of addictive behaviors

-human laboratory research on the effects of psychoactive substances

-prevention and treatment of substance use disorders

-human neuroscience and translational studies that bridge bench to bedside

-dissemination and implementation science


New Instructions to Authors in 2020

-New article types, including commentaries and registered reports

-Open science badges

-Structured abstracts

-Public health significance statements


Visit the PAB webpage to learn more and submit your manuscript!


2020 Editorial Board


Incoming Editor

Katie Witkiewitz, PhD

University of New Mexico


Incoming Associate Editors


Celestina Barbosa-Leiker, PhD

Washington State University


William R. Corbin, PhD

Arizona State University


Elizabeth J. D’Amico, PhD

RAND Corporation


Christian S. Hendershot, PhD

University of Toronto


Andrea Hussong, PhD

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill


Kevin M. King, PhD

University of Washington


Danielle E. McCarthy, PhD

University of Wisconsin-Madison


R. Kathryn McHugh, PhD

Harvard Medical School


James G. Murphy, PhD

University of Memphis


Carla J. Rash, PhD

University of Connecticut Health Center


Monica Webb Hooper, PhD

Case Western Reserve University


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