Leonard Research Cited in Articles About Alcohol and Divorce

Updated January 1, 2020

Research by Kenneth E. Leonard, PhD, professor of psychiatry and director of UB’s Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions, was cited in several articles about alcohol’s effects on marriage. The study showed that if one partner is a heavy drinker and the other is not, these couples were more likely to break up than if both partners had the same drinking habits.