• 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.


Anthony  Scioli

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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