David "Ikela" I.K. Moniz-Lewis, M.S.


Clinical Psychology Doctoral Student, The University of New Mexico

Predoctoral Fellow, Center for Alcohol Substance Use and Addictions (CASAA)

BA, Psychology, Sierra Nevada University
MA, Psychology, The University of New Mexico

Research Interests 
  • Substance Use
  • Mindfulness Based Interventions 
  • Mechanisms/Process of Behavior Change
  • Harm Reduction/Life Enhancement

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Selected Publications
  • Moniz-Lewis, D. I.K., Carlon, H. A., Hebden, H., Tuchman, F. R., Votaw, V. R., Stein, E. R., & Witkiewitz, K. (2023). Third-wave treatments for impulsivity in addictive disorders: A narrative review of the active ingredients and overall efficacy. Current Addiction Reports, 1-9.
  • Moniz-Lewis, D. I.K., Stein, E. R., Bowen, S., & Witkiewitz, K. (2022). Self-efficacy as a potential mechanisms of behavior change in mindfulness-based relapse prevention. Mindfulness. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12671-022-01946-z
  • Joseph, V. W., Moniz-Lewis, D. I. K., Richards, D. K., Pearson, M. R., Luoma, J. B., & Witkiewitz, K. (2023). Internalized shame among justice-involved women in substance use disorder treatment: Measurement invariance and changes during treatment. Stigma and Health. Advance online publication. https://doi.org/10.1037/sah0000427