Adi Jaffe, Ph.D. is a nationally recognized expert on mental health, addiction and stigma. He lectures in the Psychology department at UCLA and was the Executive-Director and Co-Founder of one of the most progressive mental health treatment facilities in the country.
Dr. Jaffe attended UCLA, graduating with a B.A. in psychology. It was during his undergraduate career that Adi began struggling with drug issues himself, eventually leading to a 4 year hiatus from studies and into a life of drugs and addiction. Adi's life had hit rock bottom when he was arrested and thrown in jail on drug related charges. After serving a year-long jail sentence, Adi began rebuilding his life. This eventually led to his attainment of a Ph.D. from UCLA's top-rated doctoral program in psychology, where he graduated with honors.
Today, Dr. Adi Jaffe is well known through his views and research on addiction. He has been published in dozens of journals and online publications including All About Addiction and Psychology Today. He has also appeared on numerous television shows and documentaries offering his expert analysis on the problem of addiction in society today. In all venues, Dr. Adi Jaffe combines personal experience with a decade’s worth of fine-detail research regarding the mechanisms involved in the addictive process.
In all venues, Dr. Adi Jaffe combines personal experience with over a decade’s worth of fine-detail research to provide his clients with an incredibly effective and uplifting path that moves them far beyond their addiction problems.