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Strategies to Help Families and Children Harmed by a Loved One's Drug Addiction; New Episode of "Psychiatry Advances"

January 3, 2020

Join UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital, a national leader in innovative treatment of mental health and addictive disorders, for a new, monthly podcast series — Psychiatry Advances.

With host Loren Roth, MD, MPH, psychiatric, psychological, nursing, and rehabilitative professionals are invited to discover innovative research and patient-centered programs at the cutting edge of psychiatry and behavioral health sciences. Dr. Roth is a Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry. He continues to actively teach and work at UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital. He is also the former Chief Medical Officer of UPMC and the previous associate senior vice chancellor for Clinical Policy and Planning, Health Sciences, at the University of Pittsburgh.

Dennis Daley, PhD, is professor of Psychiatry and former chief of Addiction Medicine Services at UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital. For more than 30 years, Dr. Daley provided clinical services to persons with SUDs. His teaching and recovery materials are used throughout the United States. This podcast emphasizes that families of persons with SUDs are harmed and in need of psychological assistance because of their loved one’s serious problems. Family assistance strongly promotes and retains SUD patients in treatment.

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