Expertise DescriptionI 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
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.||Psychology||University of California||Los Angeles|
|M.A.||Psychology||California State University||Long Beach|
|Ph.D.||Quantitative/BNS||University of California||Los Angeles|
Awards & Affiliation
|NIDA Ruth Kirschstein National Research Service Award|
|NIDA Early Career Investigator Award|
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