2019 ARHE/ARS/AAPG Conference Schedule

2019 ARHE/ARS/AAPG Conference Schedule

Dr Kristine De Jesus, PsyD, Montclair State University, Coordinator of Alcohol and Other Drugs program
Dr. Kristine De Jesus holds a Bachelors of Arts degree from Rutgers University, where she majored in Psychology. She completed a Masters of Arts degree in Organizational Behavior from Alliant International University (2003), and received a Doctorate of Psychology degree from the California School of Professional Psychology (2004).
Dr De Jesus work at Montclair State University as the Coordinator of the Alcohol and Other Drugs program and serves on the committee that oversees the Red Hawk Recovery program. She has served as the Co-Chair of the Montclair State University Advisory Committee on Alcohol and Other Drugs, planned the first Symposium on Marijuana Legalization (April 2014) and co-authored the first Heroin Risk Reduction Plan geared towards college students. Prior to her position at Montclair, she worked at Tuttleman Counseling Services at Temple University as the Educational Coordinator of the Campus Alcohol Substance Awareness (CASA) program.
Dr De Jesus is the Founder of The Wellness Cooperative, a recovery coaching practice teaching people the pragmatic skills necessary to live a healthy life in recovery. She has been featured in the Huffington Post, and has been a presenter for SAMHSA’s Bringing Recovery Supports to Scale Technical Assistance Center Strategies (BRSS TACS). She serves as a Co-Chair of the New Jersey Higher Education Consortium on Alcohol and Drugs, and is on the Board of the National Youth Recovery Foundation.