It’s no surprise that 2017 was a big year for Jefferson Health! Here are our top moments, in no particular order.
In a recent article from Today’s Parent, Diane J. Abatemarco, PhD, director of Maternal Addiction Treatment Education & Research (MATER) at Jefferson University, discussed how powerful mindfulness can be, specifically for mothers in medication-assisted treatment.
Andrew Newberg, M.D., Director of Research in the Marcus Institute of Integrative Health conducted a study that suggests retreats can alter the brain’s feel-good chemical systems, dopamine and serotonin.
In a recent study, a mindfulness-based parent program significantly reduced stress levels of mothers in treatment for substance use disorder. Researchers from Jefferson’s Maternal Addiction Treatment Education and Research (MATER) Program recently published the results.