Jennifer Ellis

Jennifer Ellis

 5057 Woodward, 7th floor, Room 7502

Jennifer Ellis


My research interests include:
  • The etiology and treatment of addictive behaviors, including substance use and pathological gambling.
  • Brief interventions for addictive behaviors, characteristics that maximize the effectiveness of these interventions, and how to use these interventions to increase access to treatment.
  • Affect-based impulsivity, and the role of emotions in addictive behaviors.
  • Treatment of substance use during pregnancy.


Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications

  • MA, Psychology, Clinical Program, Wayne State University
  • BS, Psychology, Michigan State University

Currently Teaching



Courses taught

PSY 2410 (Health Psychology)
PSY 3250 (Psychology of Women)
PSY 3993 (Writing Intensive Lab)