Melissa A Lewis

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sex on the beach: the influence of social norms and trip companion on spring break sexual behavior
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 354944, Seattle, WA, 98195, USA
    Prev Sci 15:408-18. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Predictors of hooking up sexual behaviors and emotional reactions among U.S. college students
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 354944, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 41:1219-29. 2012
  3. pmc Use of protective behavioral strategies and their association to 21st birthday alcohol consumption and related negative consequences: a between- and within-person evaluation
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Box 354944, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:179-86. 2012
  4. pmc They drink how much and where? Normative perceptions by drinking contexts and their association to college students' alcohol consumption
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:844-53. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Fitting in and feeling fine: conformity and coping motives as mediators of the relationship between social anxiety and problematic drinking
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98105 6099, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:58-67. 2008
  6. pmc Examining the associations among severity of injunctive drinking norms, alcohol consumption, and alcohol-related negative consequences: the moderating roles of alcohol consumption and identity
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:177-89. 2010
  7. pmc 21st birthday celebratory drinking: evaluation of a personalized normative feedback card intervention
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:176-85. 2008
  8. pmc Use of drinking protective behavioral strategies in association to sex-related alcohol negative consequences: the mediating role of alcohol consumption
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University ofWashington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:229-38. 2010
  9. pmc The relative impact of injunctive norms on college student drinking: the role of reference group
    Clayton Neighbors
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavior Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:576-81. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Efficacy of web-based personalized normative feedback: a two-year randomized controlled trial
    Clayton Neighbors
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:898-911. 2010

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Sex on the beach: the influence of social norms and trip companion on spring break sexual behavior
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 354944, Seattle, WA, 98195, USA
    Prev Sci 15:408-18. 2014
    ..Results suggested that intervention efforts aimed at reducing risks for Spring Break trip-takers may be strongest when they incorporate corrective normative information and target those traveling with friends. ..
  2. doi request reprint Predictors of hooking up sexual behaviors and emotional reactions among U.S. college students
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 354944, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 41:1219-29. 2012
    ..Clinical implications regarding the role of situational stressors, such as the impact on affect following a hookup, and ways to reduce risks associated with stressors are discussed...
  3. pmc Use of protective behavioral strategies and their association to 21st birthday alcohol consumption and related negative consequences: a between- and within-person evaluation
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Box 354944, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:179-86. 2012
    ..Discussion focuses on clarification of the association between PBS and drinking and implications for preventive interventions...
  4. pmc They drink how much and where? Normative perceptions by drinking contexts and their association to college students' alcohol consumption
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:844-53. 2011
    ..e., bar, fraternity/sorority party, non-fraternity/sorority party, sporting event) and to examine whether normative perceptions for drinking by contexts relate to one's own drinking behavior specific to these contexts...
  5. doi request reprint Fitting in and feeling fine: conformity and coping motives as mediators of the relationship between social anxiety and problematic drinking
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98105 6099, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:58-67. 2008
    ..Findings are also discussed in terms of implications for interventions with socially anxious students...
  6. pmc Examining the associations among severity of injunctive drinking norms, alcohol consumption, and alcohol-related negative consequences: the moderating roles of alcohol consumption and identity
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:177-89. 2010
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of false consensus and false uniqueness effects, and deviance regulation perspectives. Implications for preventive interventions are discussed...
  7. pmc 21st birthday celebratory drinking: evaluation of a personalized normative feedback card intervention
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:176-85. 2008
    ..Combined, these findings suggest that prevention is needed for drinking associated with turning 21. However, prevention efforts should consist of more than a birthday card...
  8. pmc Use of drinking protective behavioral strategies in association to sex-related alcohol negative consequences: the mediating role of alcohol consumption
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University ofWashington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:229-38. 2010
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of alcohol myopia theory. Implications for interventions aimed to reduce higher risk sexual behavior among college students are discussed...
  9. pmc The relative impact of injunctive norms on college student drinking: the role of reference group
    Clayton Neighbors
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavior Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:576-81. 2008
    ..Results suggest that injunctive norms are more complex than descriptive norms and these complexities warrant important consideration in the development of intervention strategies...
  10. doi request reprint Efficacy of web-based personalized normative feedback: a two-year randomized controlled trial
    Clayton Neighbors
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:898-911. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Exploring the role of positive and negative consequences in understanding perceptions and evaluations of individual drinking events
    Christine M Lee
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 354944, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Addict Behav 35:764-70. 2010
    ..These results underscore the importance of considering both positive and negative consequences in understanding students' choices to drink and how they evaluate their experiences...
  12. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and perceived approval of drinking as mediators of the relationship between the importance of religion and alcohol use
    Neharika Chawla
    University of Washington, Department of Psychology, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:410-8. 2007
    ..Specifically, we examined both personal attitudes and perceived injunctive norms with regard to reference groups that vary in their proximity to students (i.e., close friends and typical college students)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Social motives and the interaction between descriptive and injunctive norms in college student drinking
    Christine M Lee
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 354694, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:714-21. 2007
    ..e., descriptive norms) and personal alcohol consumption. We also evaluated whether social drinking motives further influence this relationship...
  14. pmc Descriptive drinking norms: For whom does reference group matter?
    Mary E Larimer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:833-43. 2011
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  15. pmc Gender-specific normative perceptions of alcohol-related protective behavioral strategies
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:539-45. 2009
    ..Results stress the importance of evaluating factors that are associated with use of protective behavioral strategies. Implications for social norms preventative interventions are discussed...
  16. pmc Internet-based personalized feedback to reduce 21st-birthday drinking: a randomized controlled trial of an event-specific prevention intervention
    Clayton Neighbors
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:51-63. 2009
    ..Overall results provide support for Web-based personalized feedback as an intervention approach for specific events associated with extreme drinking...
  17. pmc Preliminary examination of spring break alcohol use and related consequences
    Christine M Lee
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:689-94. 2009
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  18. pmc Normative misperceptions and temporal precedence of perceived norms and drinking
    Clayton Neighbors
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 356560, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:290-9. 2006
    ..The present research was designed to evaluate (1) the stability of normative misperceptions and (2) temporal precedence of perceived norms and drinking...
  19. pmc Event- and context-specific normative misperceptions and high-risk drinking: 21st birthday celebrations and football tailgating
    Clayton Neighbors
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 356560, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:282-9. 2006
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  20. pmc Indicated prevention for incoming freshmen: personalized normative feedback and high-risk drinking
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Box 354694, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105 6099, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2495-508. 2007
    ..Findings extend previous evaluations of computer-based PNF and suggest that computer-based PNF for incoming freshmen utilizing freshmen-specific norms that are gender-specific may constitute a promising prevention strategy...
  21. doi request reprint The use of protective behaviors in relation to gambling among college students
    Ty W Lostutter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center for the Study of Health and Risk Behaviors, University of Washington, 1100 NE 45th St, Suite 300, Box 354944, Seattle, WA, 98195, USA
    J Gambl Stud 30:27-46. 2014
    ..Implications of incorporating specific gambling protective behavioral strategies into prevention and treatment programs are discussed. ..
  22. pmc The relationship between condom-related protective behavioral strategies and condom use among college students: global- and event-level evaluations
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Sex Res 47:471-8. 2010
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  23. pmc Social comparison as a moderator of the association between perceived norms and alcohol use and negative consequences among college students
    Dana M Litt
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:961-7. 2012
    ..The present study aimed to extend previous research examining the relationships among perceived drinking norms, alcohol use, and related negative consequences by examining the moderating influence of social comparison orientation...
  24. pmc Alcohol-involved assault and the course of PTSD in female crime victims
    DEBRA L KAYSEN
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, 1100 NE 45th Street, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:523-7. 2010
    ..Analyses were conducted using hierarchical linear modeling. Participants who had consumed alcohol had lower initial intrusive symptoms, but their symptoms improved less over time...
  25. pmc Are social norms the best predictor of outcomes among heavy-drinking college students?
    Clayton Neighbors
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 354694, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:556-65. 2007
    ..This research was designed to evaluate the relative contribution of social norms, demographics, drinking motives, and alcohol expectancies in predicting alcohol consumption and related problems among heavy-drinking college students...
  26. pmc Perceived approval of friends and parents as mediators of the relationship between self-determination and drinking
    Neharika Chawla
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, Washington 98195 1525, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:92-100. 2009
    ..This research evaluated the extent to which these relationships are mediated by the perceived approval of friends and parents, both of which are important sources of potential influence on the behavior of college students...
  27. pmc Examining the relationship between typical drinking behavior and 21st birthday drinking behavior among college students: implications for event-specific prevention
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Addiction 104:760-7. 2009
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  28. pmc Optimizing personalized normative feedback: the use of gender-specific referents
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Box 354694, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105 6099, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:228-37. 2007
    ..The current research evaluated whether gender specificity of the normative referent employed in PNF related to intervention efficacy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Celebration intoxication: an evaluation of 21st birthday alcohol consumption
    Clayton Neighbors
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 6560, USA
    J Am Coll Health 54:76-80. 2005
    ..Findings suggest the need for additional attention focusing on specific alcohol-related events and further development of prevention approaches that are event specific...
  30. ncbi request reprint Morally based self-esteem, drinking motives, and alcohol use among college students
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105 6099, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:398-403. 2007
    ..Results suggest that it may be useful to better incorporate personal values into interventions for college students. The implementation of personal values in combination with brief treatments is discussed...
  31. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of a Spring Break intervention to reduce high-risk drinking
    Christine M Lee
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington
    J Consult Clin Psychol 82:189-201. 2014
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  32. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of a web-delivered personalized normative feedback intervention to reduce alcohol-related risky sexual behavior among college students
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington
    J Consult Clin Psychol 82:429-40. 2014
    ..PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2014 APA, all rights reserved). ..
  33. pmc Protective behavioral strategies as a mediator of the generalized anxiety and alcohol use relationship among lesbian and bisexual women
    Dana M Litt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:168-74. 2013
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  34. pmc Who is the typical college student? Implications for personalized normative feedback interventions
    Melissa A Lewis
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Box 356560, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, United States
    Addict Behav 31:2120-6. 2006
    ..Results are discussed in terms of implications for personalized normative feedback interventions...
  35. doi request reprint Spring break versus spring broken: predictive utility of spring break alcohol intentions and willingness at varying levels of extremity
    Dana M Litt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 98195, Box 354944, USA
    Prev Sci 15:85-93. 2014
    ..The present study suggests that willingness and intentions differentially predict spring break alcohol-related behavior depending on the extremity of behavior in question. Implications regarding alcohol interventions are discussed. ..
  36. pmc The use of drinking and condom-related protective strategies in association with condom use and sex-related alcohol use
    Amanda K Gilmore
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Sex Res 50:470-9. 2013
    ..This suggests that condom-related PBS may be a more effective target for increasing condom use than drinking PBS alone...
  37. pmc Being controlled by normative influences: self-determination as a moderator of a normative feedback alcohol intervention
    Clayton Neighbors
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Health Psychol 25:571-9. 2006
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