President and CEO
Partnership for Drug-Free Kids / Center on Addiction
New York, NY
Frederick Muench, Ph.D. is the President and CEO of the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids. He is a clinical psychologist who specializes in developing remote coaching and digital interventions to help individuals and families prevent and intervene with problem substance use. Prior to The Partnership, Fred focused on developing, researching and managing technology based addiction applications for in private, non-profit and academic sectors. In 2009, he founded the company Mobile Health Interventions which delivered digital behavioral health interventions directly to consumers and more recently was the Chair of Support Den, a personalized parenting services non-profit that delivered low touch technology based applications for parents. He has been funded to build and test digital interventions for the addictions from NIDA, NIAAA and the Robert Wood Johnson Pioneer Portfolio among others. He has written numerous publications on using technology to extend addiction interventions beyond brief encounters. At the Partnership, Fred is working with the team to develop and deliver personalized parenting and caregiver interventions through their comprehensive omni-channel intervention platform that personalizes care based on the unique needs of every individual seeking help.
Wednesday, April 24
8:45 AM – 10:00 AM