Andrea Yatsco, PhD, CADC, LCDC

Andrea Yatsco, PhD, CADC, LCDC
Program Manager
Houston Emergency Opioid Engagement System (HEROES)


Presentation: A Community-Based Collaboration to Increase OUD Treatment After Non-Fatal Overdose

Andrea J Yatsco, PhD, CADC, LCDC is a certified and licensed addiction counselor. Dr. Yatsco received her PhD in Criminal Justice from Sam Houston State. Her undergraduate work at University of Arizona focused on psychological and sociological predictors of deviant behavior. She has counseled adult incarcerated populations, and worked with families and juveniles offenders. She is a previous adjunct professor of Becker College, teaching curriculum in the undergraduate forensic psychology concentration and developed grant funded substance education courses. Dr. Yatsco has been employed by UT Health Science Center at Houston since 2018, working in clinical research with opioid use disorders.

Disclosure: Andrea Yatsco has no relevant financial relationship(s), potential or perceived, with commercial or conflicts of interest to disclose.