Addition Treatment Expert 346889 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 5 years experience in the field of Addiction Treatment specializing in the area of substance abuse and dependence as well as behavioral, or process, addictions. I have experience incorporating psychological disciplines (i.e. social, developmental, and learning), along with psychopharmacological and physio/neurological ones, to examine the pathway to addiction in order to inform effective prevention and intervention efforts. My expertise includes Behavioral Neurology / Neuroscience, Current Topics in Biobehavioral Science, Clinical Psychopharmacology, Neurobiology of Drug Abuse, Addiction Psychiatry, Systems Neuroscience, and Physiological Psychology.

Areas of Expertise

Professional Experiences

My professional experience includes working as a Researcher and Counselor in a behavioral research and services center at a university. I am also the Co-Founder and Executive Director of an addiction lecture program, as well as the Founder and Manager at an Addiction Treatment center.


B.A.PsychologyUniversity of California Los Angeles
M.A.PsychologyCalifornia State University Long Beach
Ph.D.Quantitative/BNSUniversity of California Los Angeles

Licenses Certifications

Awards & Affiliation

NIDA Ruth Kirschstein National Research Service Award
NIDA Early Career Investigator Award

Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases