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Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship Seminars

  Scheduled Topics Presenter
  History and Epidemiology of Alcohol, Tobacco and Drug Use Gerardo Gonzalez, MD
  Neurotransmitters and Addiction Andrew Tapper, PhD
  Pharmacology of Alcohol, Tobacco and Drug Abuse Andrew Tapper, PhD
  Neurocircuitry of Addiction Paul Gardner, PhD
  Cognitive and Neural Mechanisms of Control in Addiction Gregg DiGirolamo, PhD
  DSM – IV TR Diagnostic Criteria for Abuse and Dependence Gerardo Gonzalez, MD
  Screening, Brief Interventions, Referral and Treatment (SBIRT) Ed Boudreaux, PhD
  Acute Intoxication, Delirium and Pitfalls of Medical Clearance Edward Boyer, MD PhD
  Substance-Induced Disorders versus Primary Psychopathology Zafar Naqvi, MD
  Medical Toxicology Syndromes Edward Boyer, MD PhD
  Detoxification and Pharmacotherapy of Cocaine and Stimulants Gerardo Gonzalez, MD
  Detoxification and Pharmacotherapy of Alcohol Amy Harrington, MD
  Detoxification and Pharmacotherapy of Opioids Gerardo Gonzalez, MD
  Detoxification and Pharmacotherapy of Cannabis and Hallucinogens  Zafar Naqvi, MD 
  Co-occurring Disorders Amy Harrington, MD
  Psychological Theories of Addiction David Smelson, PsyD
  Motivational Interviewing / Motivational Enhancement Therapy Lisa Mitzer, MD
  Psychotherapy – Behavioral Therapies Monika Kolodziej, PhD
  Psychotherapy – Dual Recovery Therapy David Smelson, PsyD
  Psychotherapy - Relapse Prevention Monika Kolodziej, PhD
  Psychotherapy - Psychodynamic Zafar Naqvi, MD
  Adolescent Substance Abuser Lisa Fortuna, MD MPH
  Attention Deficit Disorder and Substance Use Disorders Lisa Fortuna, MD MPH
  Smoking Cessation Treatment Amy Harrington, MD
  Benzodiazepines Zafar Naqvi, MD
  ASAM Patient Placement Criteria Bob Wiedeman, MS, MA
  Addicted Patients with Co-morbid Hepatitis C Gyongyi Szabo, MD
  Opiate Dependence and Co-morbid Chronic Pain Amy Wachholtz, PhD
  Addicted Patients with Co-Morbid HIV/AIDS Mireya Wessolossky, MD
  Continuity of Care in Addictions Romas Buivydas, PhD
  Problems of Maternal Substance Abuse Heidi Shah, MD
  Group Psychotherapy for Addictive Behaviors Monika Kolodziej, PhD
  Substance Related Impaired Physician Luis Sanchez, MD
  Therapeutic Communities Romas Buivydas, PhD
  Self-help Groups Jack Maroney
  Food Addiction Zafar Naqvi, MD
  Family and Couples Therapy Douglas Ziedonis, MD MPH
  Drug Use and Dependence as a Social Problem tbd
  Drug Use and Criminal Behavior Paul Noroian, MD
  Gambling and Other Compulsive Behaviors Victor Ortiz, MSW, LADC II, CADC II
  What About Substance Abuse in the Elderly? Ricardo Mujica, MD