Katie Witkiewitz, PhD
Assistant Professor, University of New Mexico, Dept. of Psychology
Research Scientist (former), UW Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute

University of New Mexico
Department of Psychology
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Katie is currently an Associate Professor of Psychology and scientist at the Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Addictions (CASAA) at the University of New Mexico. She was a Research Scientist at ADAI from 2007 - 2011, and continued to collaborate on projects at ADAI after joining the faculty at WSU Vancouver, where she worked for several years before going on to UNM. In October 2014, Katie was awarded the prestigious Presentatial Citation from the American Psychological Association.

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  • BA, Psychology, State University of New York at Potsdam
  • PhD, Clinical Psychology, University of Washington

Research Interests:

  • Substance use relapse
  • Relapse prevention interventions
  • Longitudinal data analysis
  • Quantitative models of behavior change

Selected Activities:

  • Editorial Board, Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 2006
  • Ad hoc Reviewer: Addiction; Addiction Research and Theory; Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research; Archives of General Psychiatry; Clinical Psychology Review; Developmental Psychology; International Journal of Drug Policy; Journal of Abnormal Psychology; Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology; Journal of Health Psychology; Multivariate Behavioral Research; Psychological Bulletin.
  • Presidential Citation, American Psychological Association, Oct. 2014

Updated: October 2010

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