Publications

ASAM offers a number of print, online and subscription-based publications, some available to the public and some offered as a benefit of membership.
ASAM Magazine

ASAM Magazine
The leading source for ASAM society and addiction medicine news, engaging ASAM leaders, membership and the public in the work of advancing ASAM's core purpose and mission.

Principles of Addiction Medicine

Principles of Addiction Medicine

A comprehensive overview of the diagnosis and treatment of addictive disorders, as well as the management of co-occurring medical and psychiatric conditions.

Principles of Addiction Medicine: The Essentials

A quick reference book on virtually all addiction medicine topics.

The ASAM Criteria

The ASAM Criteria has become the most widely used and comprehensive set of guidelines for placement, continued stay and discharge of patients with addictive disorders and The ASAM Criteria is required in over 30 states.

Journal of Addiction Medicine
The official journal of ASAM.  The mission is to promote excellence in the practice of addiction medicine and clinical research.

ASAM Weekly

A weekly enew brief of top stories for addiction medicine combined with ASAM developments in education, advocacy, state chapter news and more.

Policy Statements

Policy Statements

ASAM policies are based on professional principles, scientific standards, and the experience of practicing physicians. They provide information and guidance to physicians and others on health care issues.

Principles of Addiction Medicine

President's Blog

Thoughts and opinions on the field of addiction medicine by ASAM Acting President Stuart Gitlow, M.D.

Become an ASAM Author

American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) accepts proposals from authors and editors who wish to have the Society publish their work.