Postive Direction Model - Addicition, Pregnancy


  • Overdose deaths increasing among pregnant, postpartum people across N.Y. - Dec 19, 2023, Spectrum News
  • Improving Maternal Health Outcomes: Addressing Opioid Use During Pregnancy Tuesday, August 25, 2020 Webinar Recording
  • Feb 26 2019 - UB alumna is the founder of an organization that helps local victims of the opioid crisis
  • “Helping Baby and Mommy Off Opioids” By Dr. Davina Moss and Elizabeth Eaton
  • Moss, Davina A. (2017).The Positive Direction Model©:Opioid Use and Pregnancy, First Edition. Author House:Indianapolis.
  • Moss, Davina A. (2016). “Addiction Psychology” - Chapter 5 in Introduction Applied Behavioral Science.Bridgepoint Education, Inc.:San Diego, California.
  • Moss, Davina (2018, 2016). “Individual Counseling” Chapter 7 in Substance Abuse Counseling: Theory and Practice 6th and 7th Edition. New Jersey : Pearson
  • Moss, Davina A. (October 19, 2015). “Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome:The effects on out precious future.”
  • Moss, Davina A. (January 1, 2014 & 2017) “Management of Opioid Dependency during Pregnancy” CME NCE online Continuing Education Classes. Sacramento, California.
  • Moss, D. A. (2013). Individual Treatment in Stevens, P. & Smith, R. L (2013). Substance abuse counseling:Theory and Practice 5th Edition, pp. 186-202.New Jersey:Pearson.
  • Moss, Davina A.(2009). Unresolved grief and loss issues related to heroin recovery:Grief and loss with heroin recovery.VDM Verlag Dr. Mueller:Germany.
  • Moss, Davina A.(March 12, 2006).GRB Entertainment presents on the Arts and Entertainment Channel.“The life in a day of a heroin addict.”
  • Moss, Davina A.(March 8, 2006).Needle Love.The Buffalo Challenger.
  • Moss, Davina A. (September 11, 2005).Needle love.Washington Post.
  • Moss, Davina A. (August 18, 2005).Heroin addicts have a love for needles.Washington Times.
  • Moss, Davina A.(August 17, 2005).Grieving the needle:Recovering addicts mourn lost ‘Love Affair’ with heroin needles, study finds.University at Buffalo the State University of New York.  UB Reporter.
  • Moss, Davina A.Auricular Acupuncture v. Alternative Relaxation during heroin detoxification:A Pilot Study.(In Review Journal of Music Therapy).
  • Moss, Davina A. (2005). “Unresolved Grief and Loss Issues Related to Substance Abuse.”Dissertation.