Project TOARS

Short Description of Study

The purpose of this study is to better understand the role of past experiences of trauma in opioid use. We will use this information will help healthcare professionals better detect and treat opioid misuse.

Keyword Description of Study

Trauma | Opioid Misuse

Eligibility Requirements

Adults (18+) who have experienced a traumatic event at some point in their lifetime and have used opioids (e.g., heroin, prescription pain pills, fentanyl) in the past 30 days

Study Contact Info

Full Name

Nicole H. Weiss, Ph.D.


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Time Involved

Two visits and 30 days of daily surveys on a phone app

Study Requirements

During interviews and daily surveys, participants will answer questions about their past trauma experiences, use of opioids as well as other drugs and alcohol, symptoms, and emotions

Participating Organization