Department of Psychiatry

MSC 09 5030
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: 505-272-2223

Grand Rounds: Katie Witkiewitz, PhD, presents

January 16, 2014

Katie Witkiewitz, PhD, presents, "The Relapse Process in Addiction and Reducing Relapse with Mindfulness-Based Interventions.” Dr. Witkiewitz is Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico.

Tuesday, January 21, 2014
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
UNM HSC Domenici Center Auditorium

OBJECTIVES:
1. Develop a greater understanding of the substance use relapse process.
2. Examine how mindfulness-based interventions may be effective in reducing relapse.
3. Describe the results from three randomized clinical trials of mindfulness-based relapse prevention as an aftercare group-based psychotherapy for substance use disorders.

All psychiatrists, other physicians, fellows, psychiatric residents, medical students and behavioral health providers  -- as well as members of the public -- are welcome to attend. Admission is free.

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