FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is a research assessment?
Research Assessments are questionnaires that can be completed after creating a user account on the website. The information gathered will help us understand more about addiction and recovery.
How do I change my password?
Go to your profile page and click Settings. Enter your new password and then press “enter” again to confirm. Click Save changes and your password is changed!
How can I look for other recovery heroes?
After you have become a member of quitandrecovery.org and when you are logged on, you can click on the Members tab and view the activity of any member that has chosen to be publicly viewable.
What is a badge?
A badge is an achievement token that you receive when registering to become a Recovery Hero and when completing additional Research Assessments. Each badge earned is specific to an assessment completed.
How often will new research assessments be available?
New Research Assessments will be available for completion at least once per month.
Can I change my handle (visible username)?
Yes, go to your profile page. Click Profile below your picture and then click Edit. Change your handle and click Save changes.
How do I change my e-mail address that I used to sign up for the registry?
Go to your profile page, click Settings below your picture and then click Edit. Change your email and click Save changes.
How can I unsubscribe from receiving future emails?
Please contact us at IQRR@vtc.vt.edu.
Is the information I provide on this website secure?
The information you provide in the initial registration questionnaire and the Research Assessments is confidential and stored on a secure University server. The information on your profile page, however, is available to other members of the site. You have the option to hide your activity, however other users will still be able to see the handle that you create, not your name or email, so please remember this when creating your handle.
How can I contact the IQRR?
You can fill out the contact form below or email us at IQRR@vtc.vt.edu.
How do I delete my profile?
In order to delete your profile, please email us at IQRR@vtc.vt.edu. Once we receive your email, we will manually delete your account.
How can I get involved?
Become a member, share your story, send us events near you, send us poetry or art work regarding addiction recovery, spread the word, visit our social media pages, interact with each other, or contact us below!
What is the payment process?
Once you complete one of our surveys, you will be paid $0.01. After we are able to check your information and confirm, we will send you your full payment. This process will take up to a week. Thank you for your patience as we are now implementing this new policy for security purposes!
Contact us at for additional information!