• Women in the Behavioral Health Industry: Why Executive Leadership Needs a New, Female Face

    When universal education activist and Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai addressed the United Nations in 2013, she pointed out that “we cannot all succeed when half of us are held back.” Her words resonated with women’s rights advocates as she boldly confronted an inequity that still needs to be addressed today, especially in the behavioral health field.


  • Continuing Care Plan Adherence Following Residential Addiction Treatment

    Common sense suggests that greater patient adherence to substance use disorder (SUD) treatment recommendations is associated with better outcomes. Surprisingly, however, there is limited previous research systematically investigating the adherence-outcome relationship in the context of SUD treatment.


Mark D. Griffiths

Dr. Mark Griffiths is professor of gambling studies at Nottingham Trent University, and director of the International Gaming Research Unit. He is internationally known for his work into behavioral addictions. He has published over 450 refereed research papers, three books, over 120 book chapters, and over one thousand other articles. He has won fourteen national/international awards for his work including the US National Council on Problem Gambling Lifetime Research Award (2013).