Assistant Professor of Clinical Medical Psychology (in Psychiatry)
Credentials & Experience
Education & Training
BA, 1997 Sociology (Criminology Concentration), SUNY Cortland College
MA, 2001 Criminal Justice, John Jay College
PhD, 2011 Criminology, Rutgers University
Behavioral and Pharmacological Treatments for Substance Use Disorders
Co-morbid Mental and Physical Health Conditions
Criminal Justice Populations
HIV Prevention and Treatment
2018 – 2022
Opioid State Targeted Response (STR) Technical Assistance for HHS Region 2.
2017 – 2022
Northeast & Caribbean Addiction Technology Transfer Center for HHS Region 2.
2017 – 2022
Northeast & Caribbean Prevention Technology Transfer Center for HHS Region 2.
SAMHSA 5H79SP081033 (subcontract from Rutgers University)
2020 – 2025
The Training and Practice Implementation Institute (TPII)
NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygience / Contract No. 82463
Molfenter, T.M., Roget, M., Chaple, M. et al. (2021). Use of telehealth in substance use disorder services during and after COVID-19: Online survey study. JMIR, 8(2). e25835
Cross-Technology Transfer Center (TTC) Workgroup on Virtual Learning (2021). Virtual Reality of Behavioral Health Workforce Development in the Era of COVID-19. JSAT, volume 121.
Garner, B. R., Gotham, H. J., Chaple, M., Martino, S., Ford, J. H., Roosa, M. R., Speck, K. J., Vandersloot, D., Bradshaw, M., Ball, E. L., Toro, A. K., Griggs, C., & Tueller, S. J. (2020). The Implementation & Sustainment Facilitation Strategy improved implementation effectiveness and intervention effectiveness: Results from a cluster-randomized type 2 hybrid trial. Implementation Research and Practice, Volume 1: Jan-Dec 2020 1–23
Chaple, M.J., Freese, T.E., Rutkowski, B.A., Krom, L., Kurtz, A.S., Peck, J.A., Warren, P., & Garrett, S. (2017). Using ECHO™ Clinics to Promote Capacity Building in Clinical Supervision. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 54 (6S3): S275-S280.
Garner, B.H., Gotham, H.J., Tueller, S.J., Ball, E.L., Kaiser, D., Stilen, P., Speck, K., Vandersloot, D., Rieckmann, T.R., Chaple, M., Martin, E.G., & Martino, S. (2017). Testing the effectiveness of a motivational interviewing-based brief intervention for substance use as an adjunct to usual care in community-based AIDS service organizations: study protocol for a multi-site randomized controlled trial. Addiction Science & Clinical Practice, 12:31.
Garner, B.R., Zehner, M., Roosa, M.R., Martino, S., Gotham, H.J., Ball, E.L., Stilen, P., Speck, K., Vandersloot, D., Rieckmann, T.R., Chaple, M., Martin, E.G., Kaiser, D., & Ford, J.H. (2017). Testing the implementation and sustainment facilitation strategy as an effective adjunct to the Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) strategy: study protocol for a cluster randomized trial. Addiction Science & Clinical Practice, 12:32.
Chaple, M., Sacks, S., McKendrick, K., Marsch, L.A., Belenko, S., Leukefeld, C., Prendergast, M., & French, M. (2016). A Comparative Study of the Therapeutic Education System (TES) for Incarcerated Substance Abusing Offenders. The Prison Journal, 96(3): 485-508.
Chaple, M., Sacks, S., Randell, J., & Kang, B. (2016). A technical assistance framework to facilitate delivery of integrated behavioral health services in Federally Qualified Health Centers. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 60: 62-69. doi: 10.1016/j.jsat.2015.08.006
Chaple, M., Sacks, S., McKendrick, K., Marsch, L.A., Belenko, S., Leukefeld, C., Prendergast, M., & French, M. (2014). Feasibility of a computerized intervention for offenders with substance use disorders. Journal of Experimental Criminology, 10(1): 105-127.
Chaple, M. & Sacks, S. (2014). The impact of technical assistance and implementation support on program capacity to deliver integrated services. Journal of Behavioral Health Services Research, 43(1): 3-17.
Chaple, M., Sacks, S., Melnick, G., McKendrick, K. & Brandau, S. (2013). The predictive validity of the Dual Diagnosis Capability in Addiction Treatment (DDCAT) index. Journal of Dual Diagnosis, 9(2); 171-78.
Sacks, S. Chaple, M. Sirkantraporn, J., Sacks, J.Y., Knickman, J. & Martinez, J. (2013). Improving the Capability to provide integrated mental health and substance abuse services in a state system of outpatient care. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 44(5): 288-93.
Sacks, S, Chaple, M., Sacks, J.Y., McKendrick, K., Cleland, C.M. (2012). Randomized trial of a Re-Entry Modified Therapeutic Community for offenders with co-occurring disorders: Crime outcomes. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 42(3): 247-59.