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Dennis C.Daley   PhD

Dennis C. Daley, PhD, is professor of psychiatry and social work. He served for fourteen years as the chief of Addiction Medicine Services (AMS) at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic (WPIC) of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Dr. Daley has been with WPIC since 1986 and previously served as director of Family Studies and Social Work. He and his colleagues were one of the first in the country to develop integrated treatment programs for individuals with psychiatric disorders combined with substance use disorders (co-occurring disorders). He is currently involved in clinical care, teaching, and research. Dr. Daley’s recovery workbooks journals, and books for professionals are available on his website www.drdennisc.daley.com.

Counselor Contributions:
Lifestyle Balance and Stress Reduction 
Feeling Grateful, Expressing Gratitude
Positivity and Well-Being
Lessons Learned from My Mother: A Personal Perspective
Grief and Loss, Part II: Seventeen Strategies to Cope with Losing a Loved One
Grief and Loss, Part I
On Being a Mentor
Looking Back, Looking Forward
A Parent’s Journey to Recovery (with Commentary by Dennis C. Daley, PhD)
Understanding and Addressing Suicide
Treatment and Recovery for Co-Occurring Disorders
Results of a Reader Survey
The Benefits of Gratitude
The Bermuda Triangle of Care Coordination: Medical, Psychiatric, and Substance Use Disorders
Addiction and Dental Problems
Prescription Drug Misuse and Addiction, Part II: Strategies to Address the Problem
Prescription Drug Misuse and Addiction, Part I: An Overview of the Problem
Sober Holidays for Individuals and Families in Recovery
Grief Has No Expiration Date, Part II: Coping with the Loss of Loved Ones to Addiction
Grief Has No Expiration Date: Losing a Loved One to Addiction
Well-Being and Healthy Behaviors for Providers
Substance Use among College Student-Athletes
Addressing Substance Use Problems in Medical Systems
Observations of the Opioid Epidemic
The Focus is on Synthetic and Opioid Drugs, but What About Drug X? Part II
The Focus is on Synthetic and Opioid Drugs, but What About Drug X? Part I
The Thirteen P’s: A Comprehensive Approach to Addiction and Recovery, Part II
The Thirteen P’s: A Comprehensive Approach to Addiction and Recovery
Emotional Health and Well-Being in Recovery, Part II
Emotional Health and Well-Being in Recovery, Part I
Financial Issues, Part II: Strategies for Those in Recovery
Financial Issues, Part I: Behavioral Health Disorders
The Impact of Substance Use Disorders on Parents: Part II
The Impact of Substance Use Disorders on Parents: Part I
Group Treatments in Behavioral Health Programs
Depression and Substance Use Disorders
Interventions to Enhance Motivation: The Client's Perspective, Part III
Motivation from the Inside Out: The Client’s Perspective, Part II
Motivation from the Inside Out: The Client’s Perspective, Part I

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