Faculty Affiliate, The Methodology Center
Senior Research Psychologist and GAIN Coordinating Center Director
Chestnut Health Systems
Webpage for Dr. Dennis
Dr. Michael Dennis is a Senior Research Psychologist in Chestnut Health System’s research division and the Director of its Global Appraisal of Individual Needs (GAIN) Coordinating Center (GCC). His primary area of research has been to better understand and manage addiction and recovery over the life course. His research includes multiple clinical trials to compare the effectiveness of adolescent treatment approaches and recovery management checkups with adults, and longitudinal studies of the pathways to recovery among adolescents and adults. More recently this includes the use of smartphones to help clients self-monitor and provide recovery support.