• 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.


Kim S. Slosman

Kim S. Slosman, LMHC, CRC, received her master's of science from the State University of New York at Buffalo. She currently is a research therapist at the Research Institute on Addictions at the State University of New York at Buffalo. She has provided addiction and mental health counseling for adults in community mental health, private practice, and research settings. She supports young adults with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, Asperger syndrome, and other autism spectrum disorders, with executive functioning instruction.