• Substance Use Treatment in Jails: Current Issues and Recommendations 

    The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) estimates that in 2014, 21.5 million people in the United States age twelve and older had at least one substance use disorder (SUD), as cited in Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ; 2015).

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  • Opiate Use: The Tip of the Iceberg for Adults in Jail

    Law enforcement officials and public health professionals are currently concentrating their efforts on reducing opiate use, and for good reason, but they may be overlooking even more prevalent substance use disorders (SUDs).

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Anthony  Scioli
PhD

Professor of clinical psychology at Keene State College as well as a member of the graduate faculty at the University of Rhode Island. He is licensed as a psychologist in the state of Massachusetts. He was a Phi Beta Kappa, Magna Cum Laude graduate of the University of Massachusetts/Amherst, and received his Ph.D. from the University of Rhode Island in 1990. Dr. Scioli completed Harvard fellowships in human motivation and behavioral medicine, and is listed in Who's Who in America. He co-authored the chapter on emotion for the Encyclopedia of Mental Health and has served on the editorial boards of the Journal of Positive Psychology and the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality. Considered to be one of the world's leading researchers of hope, Dr. Scioli has consulted to various NBC and CNN affiliates as well as WebMD on matters such as depression, coping, and trauma, and psychological adjustment in the aftermath of 9/11.

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