Twelve Cases, A Psychiatrist’s True Stories of Mental Illness and Addiction (and other human predispositions), Luminare Press, 2018.


Compassion Centered Addiction Treatment, In The Balance with Susan Lambert, March 11, 2018.

Original Reports

Mierlak D, Galanter M, Spivack N, Dermatis H, Jurewicz E, DeLeon G. Modified therapeutic community treatment for homeless dually diagnosed men: who completes treatment? J. Subst. Abuse Treat. 1998; 15:117-121.

Mierlak D, Leon A, Perry S. Does physical improvement reduce depressive symptoms in HIV-infected medical patients? Gen. Hosp. Psychiatry 1995; 17:380-384.

Mierlak D, Farb DH. Modulation of neurotransmitter receptor desensitization: chlordiazepoxide stimulates fading of the GABA response. J. Neurosci. 1988; 8:814-820.


Gibbs TT, Mierlak D, Gyenes M, Celentano J, Farb DH. Functional and structural correlates of GABA receptor modulation. In: Costa E, Greengard P, eds. Adv. Biochem. Psychopharmacol. New York: Raven, 1988; 45:95-107.


Silberstein CH, Mierlak D, Galanter M. The MICA therapeutic community: challenges for residents and staff. Psychiatric Quarterly 1996; 67:263-272.

Mierlak D, Perry S. Psychiatric complications in human immunodeficiency virus-infected surgical patients. In: Davis JM, ed. Problems in General Surgery. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1994; 11:316-324.

Mierlak D, Farb DH. Benzodiazepine stimulation of gamma-aminobutyric acid receptor desensitization in chick spinal cord cell cultures. In: Ann. N.Y. Acad. Sci. New York, 1988; 529:304-306.

Mierlak D. Modulation and Desensitization of the GABA Receptor: Effects of Benzodiazepines and Divalent Cations on GABA Responses in Chick Spinal Cord Neurons [Dissertation]. Brooklyn, New York: SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 1987.