Profiles in "Substance Abuse" Expertise Area

  • Neisewander's research contributes to understanding the development and treatment of drug addiction and provides new knowledge of mechanisms involved in emotional processing, and learning and memory.
  • DePinto's primary professional experience has been in school social work and he has more than 30 years of experience working with chemically-dependent adolescents.
  • Dr. Olive 's group is interested in examining how abused drugs affect the brain on a neurobiological level.
  • Dr. Mendoza is an associate professor in the School of Social Work.
  • Michael Todd is a collaborating statistician who works primarily on externally-funded research projects aimed at testing models of psychological well-being, health behaviors, and health outcomes.
  • Wolfersteig is Director of the Office of Evaluation and Partner Contracts at SIRC. For over 20 years, she has worked with agency partners to design and perform evaluations, provide trainings and disseminate findings.
  • Pettigrew's scholarship is dedicated to working alongside community members to produce novel health intervention materials that serve youth, families, schools, and society.
  • Meier is an Assistant Clinical Professor and Associate Director of Clinical Training in the PhD Clinical Psychology program at ASU. He supervises at the Clinical Psychology Center and studies transdiagnostic treatments.