Focus: Healthy Mommy + Healthy Baby = Healthy Family
Focus:  Healthy Mommy + Healthy Baby = Healthy Family            

Positive Direction and Associates, Inc.

  • WMBE Certified (Erie County)
  • WMBE Certified (New York State)
  • Available for Federal Contracts (Discretionary Funds)



  • Addiction Treatment (Counseling) for pregnant women
  • Counseling Opioid Use Disorder (private practice)
  • OB/GYN Consulting for patients using opioid substances
  • Pediatrician Consulting for infants born exposed to opioids, cocaine, alcohol and stimulants 
  • Consultation for pregnant women using substances 
  • Family Planning
  • Professional  Development

Davina Moss-King, Ph.D. CRC, CASAC, NCC

Dr. Moss-King is the president and owner of Positive Direction and Associates, Inc. and has 25 + years of experience counseling individuals with substance use disorders. She graduated from the State university of New York at Buffalo with a Ph.D. in Counselor Education in 2005.   As a New York State Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor and a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor and a National Credentialed Counselor Dr. Moss-King has worked in the Western New York area in all areas of substance abuse treatment.  Dr. Moss-King's primary focus for research is women's / children's health along with creating coping mechanisms and lifestyle changes for women using substance that are harmful. Dr. Moss-King has recently published a 1 hour course sponsored by the World Continuing Education Alliance of the United Kingdom (2016).  Dr. Moss-King has published the book Unresolved Grief and Loss Issues Related to Heroin Recovery (2009) along with a Continuing Education course regarding women using opioids during pregnancy. She has also published a chapter in the text book Substance Abuse and Treatment (2013). Dr. Moss-King is a member of the American Psychological Association and The National Neonatal Therapist Association. 



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