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Substance Use and Stigma of Addiction

Substance Use Disorder vs. Misuse: What’s the Difference?

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Dr. Avery's primary academic focus has been to examine and help develop interventions to improve clinicians’ attitudes towards patients with substance use disorders.  He is also focused on educating all physicians on how to treat individuals with co-occurring substance use disorders and mental illness.

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