Eric R Pedersen

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Publications

  1. pmc Not all those who wander are lost: examining the impact of sojourner adjustment and drinking motives on alcohol consequences experienced by Americans studying in foreign countries
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University ofWashington, Seattle, Washington
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:1005-15. 2012
  2. pmc When in Rome: factors associated with changes in drinking behavior among American college students studying abroad
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:535-40. 2010
  3. doi Before you slip into the night, you'll want something to drink: exploring the reasons for prepartying behavior among college student drinkers
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 30:354-63. 2009
  4. 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
  5. ncbi A campus-based motivational enhancement group intervention reduces problematic drinking in freshmen male college students
    Joseph W LaBrie
    Loyola Marymount University, Department of Psychology, 1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
    Addict Behav 32:889-901. 2007
  6. pmc Heavier drinking American college students may self-select into study abroad programs: An examination of sex and ethnic differences within a high-risk group
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Center for the Study of Health and Risk Behaviors, Seattle, WA 98195, United States
    Addict Behav 35:844-7. 2010
  7. pmc Prevalence, social contexts, and risks for prepartying among ethnically diverse college students
    Andrew P Paves
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Center for the Study of Health and Risk Behaviors, 1100 NE 45th St, Suite 405, Box 354944, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Addict Behav 37:803-10. 2012
  8. pmc College students' perceptions of class year-specific drinking norms
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, United States
    Addict Behav 35:290-3. 2010
  9. ncbi Normative misperceptions of drinking among college students: a look at the specific contexts of prepartying and drinking games
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, Loyola Marymount University, 1 LMU Drive, Suite 4700, Los Angeles, California 90045, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:406-11. 2008
  10. doi A randomized motivational enhancement prevention group reduces drinking and alcohol consequences in first-year college women
    Joseph W LaBrie
    Department of Psychology, Loyola Marymount University, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:149-55. 2008

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Not all those who wander are lost: examining the impact of sojourner adjustment and drinking motives on alcohol consequences experienced by Americans studying in foreign countries
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University ofWashington, Seattle, Washington
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:1005-15. 2012
    ..The present study examined the relationship between sojourner adjustment (i.e., the sociocultural and psychological adjustment of short-term residents in foreign environments), drinking motives, and alcohol-related consequences...
  2. pmc When in Rome: factors associated with changes in drinking behavior among American college students studying abroad
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:535-40. 2010
    ..Continued identification of the risk factors associated with increased drinking can help inform targeted predeparture preventive interventions with these students...
  3. doi Before you slip into the night, you'll want something to drink: exploring the reasons for prepartying behavior among college student drinkers
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 30:354-63. 2009
    ..Finally, alcohol-related consequences were significantly and positively associated with nearly all reasons for prepartying for both men and women...
  4. 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
    ....
  5. ncbi A campus-based motivational enhancement group intervention reduces problematic drinking in freshmen male college students
    Joseph W LaBrie
    Loyola Marymount University, Department of Psychology, 1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
    Addict Behav 32:889-901. 2007
    ..In addition to the reductions in problematic drinking, the group AMI has advantages over individual formats because larger numbers of students can benefit with comparable expenditures of time and effort...
  6. pmc Heavier drinking American college students may self-select into study abroad programs: An examination of sex and ethnic differences within a high-risk group
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Center for the Study of Health and Risk Behaviors, Seattle, WA 98195, United States
    Addict Behav 35:844-7. 2010
    ..These findings provide empirical support that study abroad students may be a heavier drinking subgroup necessitating intervention prior to beginning programs abroad...
  7. pmc Prevalence, social contexts, and risks for prepartying among ethnically diverse college students
    Andrew P Paves
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Center for the Study of Health and Risk Behaviors, 1100 NE 45th St, Suite 405, Box 354944, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Addict Behav 37:803-10. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc College students' perceptions of class year-specific drinking norms
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, United States
    Addict Behav 35:290-3. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi Normative misperceptions of drinking among college students: a look at the specific contexts of prepartying and drinking games
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, Loyola Marymount University, 1 LMU Drive, Suite 4700, Los Angeles, California 90045, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:406-11. 2008
    ..The present study examines students' perceptions of the high-risk behaviors of prepartying and drinking games and investigates the relationship between perceived and actual behaviors...
  10. doi A randomized motivational enhancement prevention group reduces drinking and alcohol consequences in first-year college women
    Joseph W LaBrie
    Department of Psychology, Loyola Marymount University, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:149-55. 2008
    ..Further, the intervention, which targeted women's reasons for drinking, was more effective in reducing consumption for participants with high social and enhancement motivations for drinking...
  11. pmc Gender and dating relationship status moderate the association between alcohol use and sex-related alcohol expectancies
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Center for the Study of Health and Risk Behaviors, 1100 NE 45th St, Suite 300, Box 354944, Seattle, WA 98195, United States
    Addict Behav 34:786-9. 2009
    ..However, there appears to be unique drinking risk for actively dating women with high sex-related alcohol expectancies...
  12. pmc Prepartying promotes heightened risk in the college environment: an event-level report
    Joseph W LaBrie
    Loyola Marymount University, Department of Psychology, 1 LMU Drive, Suite 4700, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
    Addict Behav 33:955-9. 2008
    ..Quick drinking during prepartying may raise BALs and lead to alcohol-related consequences particularly for female students...
  13. pmc A brief Rutgers Alcohol Problem Index with less potential for bias
    Mitch Earleywine
    Department of Psychology, University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Addict Behav 33:1249-53. 2008
    ..In addition, these data suggest that analyses of differential item functioning in other scales can reveal important information about the measurement of drug problems...
  14. ncbi Reasons for drinking in the college student context: the differential role and risk of the social motivator
    Joseph W LaBrie
    Department of Psychology, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:393-8. 2007
    ....
  15. pmc Perceived behavioral alcohol norms predict drinking for college students while studying abroad
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Center for the Study of Health and Risk Behaviors, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:924-8. 2009
    ..The present study explores this idea as well as the extent to which students' pre-abroad perceptions of study-abroad student drinking are related to actual drinking while abroad...
  16. doi The relationship between collective self-esteem, acculturation, and alcohol-related consequences among Asian American young adults
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Center for the Study of Health and Risk Behaviors, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 12:51-67. 2013
    ..This study suggests that differential aspects of collective self-esteem may serve as protective or risk factors for Asian American young adults depending on degree of acculturation...
  17. pmc Concurrent validity of an online version of the Timeline Followback assessment
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:672-7. 2012
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  18. doi Live interactive group-specific normative feedback reduces misperceptions and drinking in college students: a randomized cluster trial
    Joseph W LaBrie
    Department of Psychology, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:141-8. 2008
    ..Results demonstrate the effectiveness of a novel, technologically advanced, group-based, brief alcohol intervention that can be implemented with entire groups at relatively low cost...
  19. pmc Differential alcohol expectancies based on type of alcoholic beverage consumed
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, Center for the Study of Health and Risk Behaviors, University of Washington, Suite 300, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:925-9. 2010
    ..g., increased sociability, relaxation) and specific negative (e.g., impairment, aggression) expectancy effects vary by different types of alcoholic beverages...
  20. pmc Examining the relationships between acculturation orientations, perceived and actual norms, and drinking behaviors of short-term american sojourners in foreign environments
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Center for the Study of Health and Risk Behaviors, 1100 NE 45th St, Suite 300, Box 354944, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Prev Sci 12:401-10. 2011
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  21. ncbi A brief decisional balance intervention increases motivation and behavior regarding condom use in high-risk heterosexual college men
    Joseph W LaBrie
    Department of Psychology, Loyola Marymount University, 1 LMU Drive Suite 4700, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 37:330-9. 2008
    ..College health professionals might adopt similar brief motivational enhancement interventions with the decisional balance to promote safer sex among at-risk college students...
  22. pmc Knowing where they're going: destination-specific pregaming behaviors in a multiethnic sample of college students
    Byron L Zamboanga
    Department of Psychology, Smith College, Northampton, MA 01063, USA
    J Clin Psychol 69:383-96. 2013
    ..To examine how legal age status, gender, and self-reported reasons for pregaming are linked to pregaming for two common drinking contexts: a bar and a Greek party...
  23. pmc Brief motivational feedback for college students and adolescents: a harm reduction approach
    Ursula Whiteside
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 354933, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Clin Psychol 66:150-63. 2010
    ..BASICS is conducted in a motivational interviewing style and includes cognitive-behavioral skills training and personalized feedback...
  24. ncbi HEADS UP! A nested intervention with freshmen male college students and the broader campus community to promote responsible drinking
    Joseph W LaBrie
    Department of Psychology, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
    J Am Coll Health 54:301-4. 2006
    ..Promising results are forthcoming, and the authors encourage other universities to design and adopt similar campus-supported programs nested within the broader campus community that target high-risk populations on campus...
  25. ncbi A within-subjects validation of a group-administered timeline followback for alcohol use
    Eric R Pedersen
    Department of Psychology, Loyola Marymount University, 1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, California 90045, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:332-5. 2006
    ..The current study uses a within-subjects randomized design with the Timeline Followback (TLFB) method administered in groups or to individuals to determine the equivalence of these methods...
  26. ncbi Classifying risky-drinking college students: another look at the two-week drinker-type categorization
    Joseph W LaBrie
    Loyola Marymount University, Department of Psychology, 1 LMU Drive, Suite 4700, Los Angeles, California 90045, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:86-90. 2007
    ..Two-week drinker-type labels included the following: nonbinge drinker, binge drinker, and frequent binge drinker...