Adelya Urmanche, Ph.D.

Dr. Adelya Urmanche is trained as a clinical psychologist and received her PhD from Adelphi University. She currently works at Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. Her clinical approach in working with people with substance use disorders is integrative, heavily influenced by relational, humanistic, and harm reduction approaches. As a scientist-practitioner, she is interested in research that amplifies the voices of people who use drugs and/or directly informs clinical practice and has previously worked with organizations like the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Weill Cornell Medical College, and NYU’s Center for Neural Science on a range of substance use and treatment related topics. Her philosophy is rooted in the bridging of treatment, research, and policy. For a more complete list of published works, please see her bibliography: