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A Randomized Controlled Trial of Event Specific Prevention Strategies for Reducing Problematic Drinking Associated with 21st Birthday Celebrations
(Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 2012)
Objective: While research has documented heavy drinking practices and associated negative consequences of college students turning 21, few studies have examined prevention efforts aimed to reduce high-risk drinking during ...
The influence of confidence on associations among personal attitudes, perceived injunctive norms and alcohol consumption
(Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 2011-12)
Social norms theories hold that perceptions of the degree of approval for a behavior have a strong influence on one’s private attitudes and public behavior. In particular, being more approving of drinking and perceiving ...
Efficacy of web-based personalized normative feedback: A two-year randomized controlled trial
(Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 2010-12)
Objective: Web-based brief alcohol interventions have the potential to reach a large number of individuals at low cost; however, few controlled evaluations have been conducted to date. The present study was designed to ...
Social-norms interventions for light and nondrinking students
(Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 2011-09)
Social-norms approaches to alcohol prevention are based on consistent findings that most students overestimate the prevalence of drinking among their peers. Most interventions have been developed for heavy-drinking students, ...