opioid abuse

Sarah Reese, doctoral candidate, defends her dissertation via Zoom

Adapting to the times

A doctoral candidate and her committee didn’t let COVID-19 delay her dissertation defense.


Cultivating joy through mindfulness

New research shows that a specific mind-body therapy, Mindfulness-Oriented Recovery Enhancement, increases the brain’s response to natural, healthy rewards while also decreasing the brain’s response to opioid-related cues.