Podcast - Psychologists Off The Clock
About This Show
Ever wonder what therapists talk about over coffee? We are three clinical psychologists who take a modern and casual look at psychology. In this podcast you will glimpse into the books on our bedside tables, the research we apply in practice, and the behavioral principles we use to thrive in our own lives, "off the clock." Whether you work in the field of psychology or are just curious to learn more, please join us for Psychologists Off The Clock.
Most Recent Episode
Ep 27: Alcohol and the Brain with Dr. Lara Ray
ARE YOU INTERESTED IN CUTTING EDGE RESEARCH ALCOHOL USE?
ARE YOU CURIOUS HOW LONG TERM ALCOHOL USE CHANGES THE BRAIN?
ARE YOU INTERESTED IN LEARNING MORE ABOUT THE GENETICS AND NEUROSCIENCE OF ADDICTION?
THEN JOIN US FOR AN INTERVIEW WITH DR. LARA RAY, DIRECTOR OF THE UCLA ADDICTIONS LAB.
In this episode, Dr. Diana Hill talks with Dr. Lara Ray about the neuroscience of alcohol and addiction. Dr. Ray is a full professor in the Clinical Psychology Program at UCLA with academic appointments in the UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior and the UCLA Brain Research Institute. Dr. Ray’s laboratory combines experimental psychopharmacology with behavioral genetic and neuroimaging methods to look at the mechanisms underlying addictive disorders and apply these insights to treatment development. Today we get to talk about your brain on alcohol!