Division of Addictions

Stephanie S. O'Malley, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Division of Addictions

Mission

To understand the causes and process of addiction and to develop innovative treatments for alcohol, nicotine, marijuana, cocaine, opiates, and gambling. Interdisciplinary collaborations further these aims.

Areas of Research

  • Behavioral Pharmacology and Medications Development
  • Psychotherapy Treatment Development and Efficacy
  • Patient Treatment Matching and Process Research, including genetic and (?)
  • Stress, Self-Control and Addictive Behaviors
  • Diagnostic, Epidemiology and Policy Studies
  • International Research
  • Primary Care Interventions and HIV Risk Reduction

Research Centers

  • Center for Translational Neuroscience of Alcoholism
  • Yale Psychotherapy Research Development Center
  • Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center
  • Interdisciplinary Consortium on Stress, Self-Control and Addiction
  • Veteran’ Administration Connecticut-Massachusetts Mental Illness Research Education and Clinical Center (MIRECC) on Dual Diagnosis
  • VA Alcohol Research Center 
  • Yale Specialized Center of Research (SCOR) on Women’s Health

Research Training Opportunities

Contact Us

For more information, please contact Stephanie O'Malley, Ph.D. or individual faculty.  Faculty in the Division of Addiction Research are listed below. A complete Department of Psychiatry Faculty listing is located under 'Research' on index.

Division of Addictions Research Faculty

 

Affiliated Faculty

Amy Arnsten, NeurobiologyPeter Jatlow, Laboratory Medicine
George Anderson, Child Psychiatry & Laboratory MedicineLinda Mayes, Child Psychiatry
Steve Bernstein, Emergency MedicinePatrick O'Connor, Internal Medicine
Linda Bockenstedt, Internal MedicineJody Sindelar, Public Health
Gail D'Onofrio, Emergency MedicineRobert Makuch, Public Health
David Fiellin, Internal Medicine