Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5212 USA
- Ph.D., Counselor Education, Western Michigan University
- M.A., Community Counseling, University of Alabama at Birmingham
- B.S., Psychology, University of Florida
Dr. Tiffany Lee is an associate professor and director of Western Michigan University's specialty program in alcohol and drug abuse. She has experience as an addictions counselor, circuit court advocate, and child protective investigator. Her research interests include addiction training in counselor education and diversity issues in treatment. From 2015-2018, Dr. Lee was the project director and the principal investigator of a $526,193 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services grant project entitled SBIRT Training for Students and Community Organizations in the Health Professions in West Michigan. This grant was funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and involved a three-year research study related to screening, brief intervention and referral to treatment (SBIRT). Currently, Dr. Lee is key personnel on the Michigan Youth Prevention and Recovery for Opioid Use Disorders (MY-PROUD) grant program, a $1.35 million grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). She is the SBIRT trainer on the project, which provided education to students and professionals in the state of Michigan. Dr. Lee is also the author of Embracing Diversity: Treatment and Care in Addiction Counseling.