The Center for Integrative Addiction Research (CIAR) in the Grüner Kreis Association was founded in 2011 by Dir. Alfred Rohrhofer and PD DDr. Human-Friedrich Unterrainer. It is dedicated to bio-psycho-socially motivated research with regard to the development, course and treatment or aftercare of addictive diseases of all kinds.

Research focus


Effects of metabolic syndrome and obesity on suicidality in individuals with bipolar disorder

The Affective Neuroscience of Sexuality: Development of a LUST Scale