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Center for Addiction and Recovery Studies (CARS)


CARS Research

Principle Investigator - Dr. Debra Woody

Research Faculty Associate - Dr. Laura Frank Terry

Research IRBs in process:

  • ​​Factors influencing program completion of parenting in recovery program: an in-depth      examination
  • The impact of youth prevention on school-aged children
  • Learning about opioid-dependent mothers and the impact on their infants, as well as      intervention for both
  • Learning about pregnant women struggling with addiction

Program Evaluation and Research offered for a contracted fee to determine effectiveness of programs and offer suggestions for improvement of program outcomes.

Call Dr. Laura Frank Terry, Ph.D at 214-645-0931 or email Laura.Frank@uta.edu to request more information on program evaluation or research or to set up a consultation.