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Adi Jaffe

Los Angeles, California
Adi Jaffe is a UCLA addiction expert who has been studying addiction-related matters for over 10 years, has published dozens of articles and book chapters on the topic and has presented talks on addiction at national conferences. In 2008, Adi began publishing an addiction blog at... Full Bio
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“Addicted” – Recovered and Helping: The reality (tv) of addiction treatment. by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction With the success of shows like A&E’s Intervention and Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew , America has shown an almost insatiable appetite for television programs that deal wit ... Read on »
420, smoking weed, and drug problems : Marijuana facts by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction Co-authored by: Jamie Felzer It’s April 20th, or 4-20, and anyone who smokes marijuana knows what that means – It’s time to smoke weed- a lot of weed! In honor of ... Read on »
80s style is back, cocaine use included! by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction Everyone knows that trends come back around, and with the resurgent popularity of gigantic sunglasses, eye-bleeding neon, electronic music and m ... Read on »
A million ways to treat an addict by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction When I was still attending my addiction counseling classes at UCLA, we often discussed the many different tools now available when treating drug a ... Read on »
A new candidate for ADHD medication: Amantadine and the rise of non-stimulants by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction It is well known that ADHD diagnoses and substance abuse problems are closely associated. It is estimated that substance abuse problems including dependence are up to twic ... Read on »
A&E’s Intervention: The Johnson Model, Motivational Interviewing, and more by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction A&E’s “ Intervention ” is a reality series that follows one individual struggling with addiction per episode.  Family and friends gather with an interventionist toward the ... Read on »
A3 Academy Intro Workshop – Level 1&2 by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction Here at All About Addiction (A3), we take the issue of compulsive behaviors – addiction, anxiety , eating, sex , gambling , working, and more – very seriously. We believe ... Read on »
A3 Academy: Low-cost but high-value addiction help! by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction Dr. Jaffe is kicking off the A3 Academy this upcoming Tuesday – September 6th, 2011 – In West Los Angeles (2001 Barrington Ave.) Who should come to the A3 Academy? ... Read on »
A3 verified – Alcohol, gambling, and drug addiction treatment at Serenity Malibu by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction As you enter Malibu driving north on Pacific Coast Highway, you are greeted by a simple statement: “27 Miles of Scenic Beauty.” Sure enough, this legendary beach community ... Read on »
A3 Verified – All About Addiction Welcomes The Control Center by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction If you’re looking for help with a behavioral-addictions (or process-addiction) like Sex-addiction, eating-disorders, or gambling, The Control Center, a few short steps from ... Read on »
A3 Verified – KLEAN West Hollywood by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction The A3 Rehab-Finder is happy to announce the full verification of The KLEAN Treatment Center in West Hollywood (call them at 323-391-4032). The KLEAN Center is a licen ... Read on »
A3 Verified – Matrix Institute on Addictions by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction A3 is doing its RehabFinder work this month and we have a brand new and exciting addition to our Verification roster – The West Los Angeles clinic of the Matrix Institute ... Read on »
A3 Verified Addiction Treatment: Promises West Los Angeles and Malibu by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction From the mechanic who fixes your car to the teacher who educates your children, we don’t entrust our money, our possessions or our family to service providers without some ... Read on »
About Addiction: Addiction Recovery, Alcohol, and Drug Legalization by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction Yes, you’ve got it, it’s your 30 seconds of news about addiction from around the world (wide web). Enjoy the reading – you can claim you learned your “new thing of the day ... Read on »
About Addiction: Addiction Treatment, distress, kids with drugs, and your brain by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction This week our wrap-up includes articles about addiction, sometimes in kids, and the stress that can often accompany them As usual, we’ll educate you in 30 seconds flat and g ... Read on »
About Addiction: ADHD, diet, prescriptions, treatment by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction It’s a new week and you know what that means, another set of relevant addiction research and addiction news! If you care about addiction and addiction recovery, it is impo ... Read on »
About Addiction: Alcohol and the Elderly, Oxycontin, and Drug Stigma by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction Are you ready for some more exciting information about addiction? Well, it’s heer anyway so you might as well look. We try to make A3 the central place where you can find ... Read on »
About Addiction: Alcohol, breast cancer & war veterans by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction Learn and enjoy! Health Day : A new study shows that breast cancer survivors who smoke are at increased risk for a second cancer. The time ... Read on »
About Addiction: Alcohol, drugs, and bipolar disorder by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction Have any questions about different drugs or alcohol? We bet you do and we’re glad to see you back at All About Addiction ! You should browse our content and check out the ... Read on »
About Addiction: Alcohol, drugs, marriage, taxes, and teens by Adi Jaffe Posted in: Blog Posts in Drug Addiction You’ve come back and we love it! As a reward, we’re going to give you some of the best information about addiction on the web, free of charge. Really! No, seriously, we’re ... Read on »