Dr. Patricia O’Gorman and Philip Diaz are veterans of numerous TV and radio appearances, including Good Morning America, The Today Show, AM Sunday, and the television special “The National Parent Quiz.”

Dr. O’Gorman in the News

Dr. O’Gorman is now a columnist on “Resilience” for the NEW Recovery Living magazine.  She has also been quoted in a September 2008 ABC News story on Children of Alcoholics and in the article “Addiction Runs in Families” on

O’Gorman & Diaz interviewed in Las Vegas CITYLIFE

March 2005 — While speaking at the Ninth Annual Renewal Convention on Adult Children, Recovery, and Trauma, O’Gorman & Diaz were invited by Las Vegas CITYLIFE to weigh in on Las Vegas’s conflicting messages about drug and alcohol abuse. Read the article, The Hypocrisy Capital of the World.


SAMHSA Selects Dr. O’Gorman as Expert Panelist

Watch Dr. O’Gorman speak about the value of Support Groups on the SAMHSA 2004 Recovery Month Webcast

Winter 2011
Read Dr. O’Gorman’s interview on Children of Alcoholics Week: How to Cope with being the Child of an Alcoholic at

Winter 2009
Look for O’Gorman and Rothman’s article “Working with Parents of Addicted Adolescents” in the December 2008 issue of Counselor Magazine.

Spring 2008
Check out Dr. O’Gorman’s latest article in CWLA’s The Link: Evidence-Based Practice—Developing a New Business Model from the Inside Out [PDF]

See Also:

Counselor Magazine:

  • “Successful Parenting” [July/August 2005]
Recover Magazine:
  • “Summertime Parenting” [June/July 2005]

Dr. O’Gorman Appears as Panelist on WMHT-TV

On Feb. 15, 2005, Dr. O’Gorman appeared on WMHT-TV as the expert panelist discussing the Public Television documentary “Lost Childhood: Growing Up in an Alcoholic Family,” available from WMHT-TV and SAMHSA’s National Clearinghouse on Alcohol & Drug Information.

Read an excerpt from O’Gorman & Diaz’s The Lowdown on Families Who Get High on the Betty Ford Clinic site

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