Inaugural editorial

Psychol Addict Behav. 2009 Mar;23(1):1. doi: 10.1037/a0015087.


Gives a brief history of the Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, noting its current premier status among addictions journals. The editor discusses the types of manuscripts that the journal publishes, covering a wide range of topics and substantive areas. The plan is to keep the journal as an outlet for publication of manuscripts concerning all of the addictive behaviors. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved).

Publication types

  • Editorial
  • Historical Article

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Behavior, Addictive / history
  • Behavior, Addictive / psychology*
  • Behavior, Addictive / therapy
  • History, 20th Century
  • History, 21st Century
  • Humans
  • Manuscripts as Topic*
  • Periodicals as Topic* / trends
  • Substance-Related Disorders / psychology*
  • Substance-Related Disorders / therapy