M Galanter

Summary

Affiliation: New York University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Short-term buprenorphine maintenance: treatment outcome
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, NYU School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 22:39-49. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessment of spirituality and its relevance to addiction treatment
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:257-64. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Physicians in long-term recovery who are members of alcoholics anonymous
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York
    Am J Addict 22:323-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Spirituality-based recovery from drug addiction in the twelve-step fellowship of narcotics anonymous
    Marc Galanter
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Addict Med 7:189-95. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Abstinence from drugs of abuse in community-based members of Narcotics Anonymous
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:349-52. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Young People in Alcoholics Anonymous: the role of spiritual orientation and AA member affiliation
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 31:173-82. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Innovations: alcohol & drug abuse: spirituality in Alcoholics Anonymous: a valuable adjunct to psychiatric services
    Marc Galanter
    New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:307-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Spirituality and addiction: a research and clinical perspective
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Am J Addict 15:286-92. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Substance-abusing physicians: monitoring and twelve-step-based treatment
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, NYU Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Addict 16:117-23. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Spirituality and recovery in 12-step programs: an empirical model
    Marc Galanter
    Department of Psychiatry, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:265-72. 2007

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Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Short-term buprenorphine maintenance: treatment outcome
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, NYU School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 22:39-49. 2003
    ..These findings are discussed in light of potential options for office-based opioid maintenance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Assessment of spirituality and its relevance to addiction treatment
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:257-64. 2007
    ..These suggest that, for certain patients, spiritual orientation is an important aspect of their recovery. Furthermore, the relevance of this issue may be underestimated in the way treatment is framed in a range of clinical facilities...
  3. doi request reprint Physicians in long-term recovery who are members of alcoholics anonymous
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York
    Am J Addict 22:323-8. 2013
    ..There is little empirical literature on the experience in sobriety of long-term, committed members of Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)...
  4. doi request reprint Spirituality-based recovery from drug addiction in the twelve-step fellowship of narcotics anonymous
    Marc Galanter
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Addict Med 7:189-95. 2013
    ..Narcotics Anonymous is a worldwide fellowship that employs the Twelve-Step model for members dependent on drugs of abuse. The spiritual orientation of its program of abstinence has not been subjected to empirical study...
  5. ncbi request reprint Abstinence from drugs of abuse in community-based members of Narcotics Anonymous
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:349-52. 2013
    ..There has, however, been little research reported on its members. This study was designed to clarify the nature of the participants in NA who are primarily abstinent, long-term members...
  6. doi request reprint Young People in Alcoholics Anonymous: the role of spiritual orientation and AA member affiliation
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 31:173-82. 2012
    ..Scores on AA beliefs, affiliation to other members, and the experience of spiritual awakening were associated with lower depression scores. These findings are discussed to clarify the nature of long-term AA membership...
  7. ncbi request reprint Innovations: alcohol & drug abuse: spirituality in Alcoholics Anonymous: a valuable adjunct to psychiatric services
    Marc Galanter
    New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:307-9. 2006
    ..This discussion illustrates the importance of further research on AA and spirituality and of employing them in the provision of psychiatric services...
  8. ncbi request reprint Spirituality and addiction: a research and clinical perspective
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Am J Addict 15:286-92. 2006
    ..Illustrations of its potential and limitations as a component of treatment in spiritually oriented recovery movements like Alcoholics Anonymous, meditative practices, and treatment systems for the dually diagnosed are given...
  9. ncbi request reprint Substance-abusing physicians: monitoring and twelve-step-based treatment
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, NYU Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Addict 16:117-23. 2007
    ..Significant intercorrelations among these variables were ascertained by logistic regression. The utility of twelve-step-based rehabilitation as part of a treatment plan for sustaining abstinence and averting relapse is discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Spirituality and recovery in 12-step programs: an empirical model
    Marc Galanter
    Department of Psychiatry, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:265-72. 2007
    ..By drawing on available empirical research, it is possible to define the diagnosis of addiction and the criteria for recovery in spiritually oriented terms...
  11. ncbi request reprint The concept of spirituality in relation to addiction recovery and general psychiatry
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, NYU School of Medicine, New York, 10016, USA
    Recent Dev Alcohol 18:125-40. 2008
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  12. doi request reprint An overview of outpatient treatment of adolescent substance abuse
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Subst Abus 28:51-8. 2007
    ..Family-based and multisystem therapy, adapted for substance using adolescents, is highlighted as a promising future direction of effective treatment...
  13. doi request reprint Introducing spirituality into psychiatric care
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse and Center for Spirituality and Healthcare, New York University Langone Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Relig Health 50:81-91. 2011
    ..The results and implications of these three initiatives are presented...
  14. doi request reprint Spirituality in psychiatry: a biopsychosocial perspective
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, NYU School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Psychiatry 73:145-57. 2010
    ..The paper concludes with a description of a program implemented to integrate the issue of spirituality into resident training and into group support for hospital-based patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Network therapy: decreased secondary opioid use during buprenorphine maintenance
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, New York University Department of Psychiatry, NYU Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 26:313-8. 2004
    ..It may also be useful in enhancing compliance with an addiction treatment regimen in other contexts...
  16. ncbi request reprint Residencies in addiction psychiatry: 1990 to 2000, a decade of progress
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse of New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Addict 11:192-9. 2002
    ..There were, however, differences in the balance of time dedicated to research relative to patient care. Salaries were relatively modest and drawn from federal and local sources...
  17. ncbi request reprint Network therapy for cocaine abuse: use of family and peer supports
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, NYU School of Medicine, New York City, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Addict 11:161-6. 2002
    ..Results suggest the utility of Network Therapy, even in the hands of relatively naive therapists...
  18. ncbi request reprint Homelessness and mental illness in a professional- and peer-led cocaine treatment clinic
    M Galanter
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center, Nathan Kline Institute, New York 10016, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 49:533-5. 1998
    ..The results support the feasibility of a cocaine abuse treatment model combining professional and peer leadership...
  19. ncbi request reprint Modified therapeutic community treatment for homeless dually diagnosed men. Who completes treatment?
    D Mierlak
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center, New York, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 15:117-21. 1998
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of their similarities and differences to findings from traditional therapeutic communities for the singly diagnosed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Preference for spirituality and twelve-step-oriented approaches among adolescents in a residential therapeutic community
    Romulo A Aromin
    Division of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse, Department of Psychiatry of New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 25:89-96. 2006
    ..Adolescents were less likely than adults to express a preference that both approaches be featured more in TC treatment...
  21. ncbi request reprint Network therapy for addiction: bringing family and peer support into office practice
    M Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, New York University Medical Center, USA
    Int J Group Psychother 51:101-22. 2001
    ..Also discussed are recent research on the use of psychiatric residents and counselors for treatment, and use of the Internet in dissemination...
  22. doi request reprint Medical versus spiritual orientations: Differential patient views toward recovery
    Benjamin Cheney
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center, New York, 10016, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:301-4. 2009
    ..Relapse among patients in substance abuse treatment has generated interest in identifying attitudinal factors that sustain recovery...
  23. ncbi request reprint The role of social cohesion among residents in a therapeutic community
    H Dermatis
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, New York University Medical School Bellevue Hospital Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 21:105-10. 2001
    ..These findings are interpreted in relation to the goals of the TC process and to implications for treatment...
  24. ncbi request reprint Improved psychological status in a modified therapeutic community for homeless MICA men
    Susan Egelko
    Department of Psychiatry, NYU School of Medicine, New York 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 21:75-92. 2002
    ..The premise of applying a socially-based treatment to this population is discussed in light of these findings...
  25. doi request reprint Music therapy: a novel motivational approach for dually diagnosed patients
    Stephen Ross
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Bellevue Hospital, New York, USA
    J Addict Dis 27:41-53. 2008
    ..Future studies of music therapy in integrated co-occurring disorder setting should include a control group...
  26. ncbi request reprint Recovery and spiritual transformation among peer leaders of a modified methadone anonymous group
    Linda Glickman
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center Bellevue Hospital Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 38:531-3. 2006
    ..For these peer leaders, methadone was at the core of the group experience and an aid to spiritual transformation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Correlates of HIV transmission risk factors and considerations for interventions in homeless, chemically addicted and mentally ill patients
    Petros Levounis
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine Bellevue Hospital Center, NY 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 21:61-72. 2002
    ..Patients who had a history of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) were 17 times more likely to endorse the need for lifestyle changes. The level of HIV transmission knowledge was unrelated to HIV risk behaviors or attitudes...
  28. doi request reprint An exploratory study of spiritual orientation and adaptation to therapeutic community treatment
    Helen Dermatis
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 29:306-13. 2010
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  29. ncbi request reprint Somatization, anxiety and depression in a drug-free residential therapeutic community
    Aaron S Metrikin
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, New York University Medical School Bellevue Hospital Center, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Addict 12:60-70. 2003
    ..A length of stay of 3-6 months and acceptance of Daytop program philosophy was inversely correlated with somatization scores. These findings are discussed with particular attention focused on the role of somatization among TC residents...
  30. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a model for the treatment of combined mental illness and substance abuse: the Bellevue model for peer-led treatment in systems change
    Helen Dermatis
    Department of Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center, 550 First Ave, NY, NY 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 25:69-78. 2006
    ..81%). Such a program, when more widely applied, could yield decreased recidivism and considerably lower medical, psychiatric, and economic cost...
  31. ncbi request reprint Orientation toward spirituality and self-help approaches in the therapeutic community
    Helen Dermatis
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center Bellevue Hospital Center, New York 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 23:39-54. 2004
    ..These findings highlight the importance of integrating treatment approaches which address the spiritual needs of TC residents...
  32. ncbi request reprint The role of therapeutic alliance in network therapy: a family and peer support-based treatment for cocaine abuse
    Samuel S Glazer
    Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, New York 10016, USA
    Subst Abus 24:93-100. 2003
    ..Results showed a significant positive correlation between therapeutic alliance and outcome as measured by the percentage of cocaine-free urine toxicology screens and by eight consecutive cocaine-free urines...
  33. ncbi request reprint Enhancing physicians' use of Alcoholics Anonymous: Internet-based training
    Brealyn Sellers
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, New York University Medical School, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 24:77-86. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate visitors' use of an Internet course on Alcoholics Anonymous, and to compare how various disciplines learned about, gained access to and participated in the course...
  34. ncbi request reprint A comparison between dually diagnosed inpatients with and without Axis II comorbidity and the relationship to treatment outcome
    Stephen Ross
    New York University School of Medicine and Bellevue Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 29:263-79. 2003
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint A survey of addiction training in child and adolescent psychiatry residency programs
    Marjorie Waldbaum
    Division of Alcoholism and Department of Psychiatry, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 29:274-8. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Healing through social and spiritual affiliation
    Marc Galanter
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, New York University School of Medicine, New York 10024, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1072-4. 2002
  37. ncbi request reprint Buprenorphine treatment of heroin dependence (detoxification and maintenance) in a private practice setting
    R B Resnick
    New York University Medical Center, USA
    J Addict Dis 20:75-83. 2001
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of medical student attitudes toward alcoholics anonymous
    Lydia Fazzio
    Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Subst Abus 24:175-85. 2003
    ..It may be important to educate medical students about the spiritual dimensions of recovery so they can integrate this into their treatment of addiction...
  39. doi request reprint The importance of hopelessness among university students seeking psychiatric counseling
    Caroline B Williams
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, NBV20N28, New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue New York, New York, NY, 10016, USA
    Psychiatr Q 79:311-9. 2008
    ..In this regard, hopelessness appears to be an important feature even beyond its relationship to suicidality and merits attention and evaluation in student counseling...
  40. doi request reprint Uses of coercion in addiction treatment: clinical aspects
    Maria A Sullivan
    Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Addict 17:36-47. 2008
    ..The philosophical, historical, and societal aspects of coerced treatment are considered...
  41. ncbi request reprint Gang membership and subsequent engagement into a drug free therapeutic community
    Michelle Widlitz
    New York University Medical Center, NY 10016, USA
    Subst Abus 28:33-40. 2007
    ..Although gang involved residents were more likely to achieve a high work role status in the program they scored lower on multiple indicators of engagement in treatment including acceptance of Daytop philosophy and TC clinical progress...
  42. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption patterns: gay and lesbian urban ethnic minority members
    Sean R Chappin
    Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Subst Abus 31:71-3. 2010
    ..Although there have been reports of increased rates of alcohol use and alcohol related problems in the lesbian and gay population, this is not reflected in this sample...
  43. ncbi request reprint Circuit parties and patterns of drug use in a subset of gay men
    Steven J Lee
    Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine, NY 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 22:47-60. 2003
    ..A better understanding of these issues is needed to develop interventions aimed at reducing drug use and sexual risk taking among gay men who attend circuit parties...
  44. doi request reprint Use of and attitudes toward club drugs by medical students
    Alex Horowitz
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, New York University School of Medicine and Bellevue Hospital Center, New York 10016, USA
    J Addict Dis 27:35-42. 2008
    ..Findings are compared to those of earlier studies about medical students and those in a similar age group in the general population...
  45. ncbi request reprint Socially sanctioned coercion mechanisms for addiction treatment
    Edgar P Nace
    University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Addict 16:15-23. 2007
    ..This unmet need, coupled with the evidence for positive clinical outcomes, highlights the call for implementing socially sanctioned mechanisms of coercion...
  46. ncbi request reprint Buprenorphine for heroin addicts: the issue of illicit opioid abuse during maintenance
    Elizabeth Cho
    Subst Abus 27:1-3. 2006
  47. ncbi request reprint Spirituality and addiction
    Jaime Grodzicki
    Subst Abus 26:1-4. 2005
  48. ncbi request reprint Association for medical education and research in substance abuse
    Jeffrey H Samet
    Clinical Addiction Research and Education Unit CARE Unit, Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston Medical Center, MA 02118, USA
    Addiction 101:10-5. 2006
    ..In the future, AMERSA will continue to pursue this mission of advancing and supporting health professional faculty who educate students and trainees to address substance abuse in patients and clients...

Research Grants6

  1. NETWORK THERAPY DEVELOPMENT, STAGE II WITH BUPRENORPHINE
    Marc Galanter; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In addition, social support for abstinence will be evaluated to determine its predictive effect on treatment outcome. ..
  2. METHADONE ANONYMOUS--BEHAVIORAL THERAPY DEVELOPMENT
    Marc Galanter; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..standard MMT only). The development of the MA manual and results of this evaluation will provide pilot data for preparation of an RO1 proposal. ..