addiction treatment

William F. Haning III, MD, FASAM, DFAPA

Professor of Psychiatry

Associate Chair for Education

University of Hawai`i School of Medicine


Professor & Associate Chair for Education, Psychiatry John A. Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawai`i. Dr. Bill Haning is a long-respected figure in the world of Addiction Psychiatry both in Hawai`i, on the mainland, and throughout the world. He directs training and research programs in Addiction Medicine and Addiction Psychiatry at the University of Hawai`i.

The following clips are taken from his interview with “Memo to Self” writer/director Kevin McCauley in Honolulu, Hawai`i on February 23, 2015. 

PLAY VIDEO:  Why do people relapse after treatment?


PLAY VIDEO:  What drives relapse?  What is a method to stop it?


PLAY VIDEO:  How can I keep myself from relapsing?


PLAY VIDEO:  How would a PHP guard against relapse in its’ physician participants?