Emmanuel Kuntsche

Summary

Affiliation: Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi Hostility among adolescents in Switzerland? multivariate relations between excessive media use and forms of violence
    Emmanuel N Kuntsche
    Research Department of the Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems in Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 34:230-6. 2004
  2. ncbi How stable is the motive-alcohol use link? A cross-national validation of the Drinking Motives Questionnaire Revised among adolescents from Switzerland, Canada, and the United States
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Avenue Ruchonnet 14, Post Office Box 870, 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:388-96. 2008
  3. pmc Family joint activities in a cross-national perspective
    Apolinaras Zaborskis
    Institute for Biomedical Research of Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    BMC Public Health 7:94. 2007
  4. doi Same wording, distinct concepts? Testing differences between expectancies and motives in a mediation model of alcohol outcomes
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 18:436-44. 2010
  5. ncbi Drinking motives as mediators of the link between alcohol expectancies and alcohol use among adolescents
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Post Office Box 870, CH 1001, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:76-85. 2007
  6. doi Development and validation of the Drinking Motive Questionnaire Revised Short Form (DMQ-R SF)
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, CH 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 38:899-908. 2009
  7. ncbi Alcohol outlet density, perceived availability and adolescent alcohol use: a multilevel structural equation model
    E Kuntsche
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, Research Department, PO Box 870, CH 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:811-6. 2008
  8. pmc Decrease in adolescent cannabis use from 2002 to 2006 and links to evenings out with friends in 31 European and North American countries and regions
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:119-25. 2009
  9. ncbi The earlier the more? Differences in the links between age at first drink and adolescent alcohol use and related problems according to quality of parent-child relationships
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:346-54. 2009
  10. doi Why my classmates drink: drinking motives of classroom peers as predictors of individual drinking motives and alcohol use in adolescence -- a mediational model
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Research Department, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Health Psychol 14:536-46. 2009

Detail Information

Publications48

  1. ncbi Hostility among adolescents in Switzerland? multivariate relations between excessive media use and forms of violence
    Emmanuel N Kuntsche
    Research Department of the Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems in Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 34:230-6. 2004
    ..To determine what kind of violence-related behavior or opinion is directly related to excessive media use among adolescents in Switzerland...
  2. ncbi How stable is the motive-alcohol use link? A cross-national validation of the Drinking Motives Questionnaire Revised among adolescents from Switzerland, Canada, and the United States
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Avenue Ruchonnet 14, Post Office Box 870, 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:388-96. 2008
    ....
  3. pmc Family joint activities in a cross-national perspective
    Apolinaras Zaborskis
    Institute for Biomedical Research of Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    BMC Public Health 7:94. 2007
    ..It aims to describe family time in joint activities and to clarify the role of social and structural family profile in a cross-national perspective...
  4. doi Same wording, distinct concepts? Testing differences between expectancies and motives in a mediation model of alcohol outcomes
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 18:436-44. 2010
    ..Consequently, the effectiveness of interventions, particularly those aimed at coping drinkers, should be improved through a shift in focus from expectancies to drinking motives...
  5. ncbi Drinking motives as mediators of the link between alcohol expectancies and alcohol use among adolescents
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Post Office Box 870, CH 1001, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:76-85. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to test whether the link between alcohol expectancies and alcohol use (drinking frequency, usual quantity, five-plus drinking) is mediated by drinking motives...
  6. doi Development and validation of the Drinking Motive Questionnaire Revised Short Form (DMQ-R SF)
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, CH 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 38:899-908. 2009
    ..These results support the potential use of the DMQ-R SF in a wide range of international studies that measure drinking motives...
  7. ncbi Alcohol outlet density, perceived availability and adolescent alcohol use: a multilevel structural equation model
    E Kuntsche
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, Research Department, PO Box 870, CH 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:811-6. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc Decrease in adolescent cannabis use from 2002 to 2006 and links to evenings out with friends in 31 European and North American countries and regions
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:119-25. 2009
    ..To compare adolescent cannabis use between 2002 and 2006 and to investigate links to the frequency of evenings spent out with friends...
  9. ncbi The earlier the more? Differences in the links between age at first drink and adolescent alcohol use and related problems according to quality of parent-child relationships
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:346-54. 2009
    ..The present study investigates differences in the links between AFD and later alcohol use and the ones between alcohol use and later drinking problems, based on quality of parent-child relationships...
  10. doi Why my classmates drink: drinking motives of classroom peers as predictors of individual drinking motives and alcohol use in adolescence -- a mediational model
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Research Department, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Health Psychol 14:536-46. 2009
    ..It appears that drinking motives within the adolescent social environment exert their influence on drinking by way of shaping individual motives...
  11. doi Addiction research centres and the nurturing of creativity: The Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems. Past, present and future
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Addiction 104:699-704. 2009
    ..In the future, SIPA will continue to monitor substance use, while stepping up its prevention research activities and ensuring that it is able to react more promptly to emerging phenomena...
  12. ncbi Short message service (SMS) technology in alcohol research--a feasibility study
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, Research Department, PO Box 870, CH1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Alcohol Alcohol 44:423-8. 2009
    ..e. prior to a possible drinking event) changed the respondents' assessment, made on the following day, of the number of drinks consumed...
  13. doi The role of drunken older siblings and drunken peers in the alcohol-violence nexus
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, CH 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Public Health 19:394-9. 2009
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  14. pmc Electronic media communication with friends from 2002 to 2006 and links to face-to-face contacts in adolescence: an HBSC study in 31 European and North American countries and regions
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Research Department, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Public Health 54:243-50. 2009
    ....
  15. doi Drinking to have fun and to get drunk: motives as predictors of weekend drinking over and above usual drinking habits
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Avenue Ruchonnet 14, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Drug Alcohol Depend 110:259-62. 2010
    ..Preventive measures should aim to counteract young people's drinking at peak times and in high-risk situations...
  16. ncbi Television viewing and forms of bullying among adolescents from eight countries
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 39:908-15. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi Changes in adolescents' reasons for drinking in Switzerland and associations with alcohol use from 1994 to 2002
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 39:705-11. 2006
    ..To determine changes in the prevalence of reasons for drinking and their associations with alcohol use among adolescents in Switzerland from 1994 to 2002...
  18. ncbi Replication and validation of the Drinking Motive Questionnaire Revised (DMQ-R, Cooper, 1994) among adolescents in Switzerland
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur Addict Res 12:161-8. 2006
    ..In sum, the results demonstrate the robustness of the DMQ-R and its usefulness for assessing drinking motives among European adolescents from different cultural backgrounds...
  19. ncbi Emotional wellbeing and violence among social and solitary risky single occasion drinkers in adolescence
    Emmanuel N Kuntsche
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, Research Department, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Addiction 99:331-9. 2004
    ....
  20. ncbi Characteristics of binge drinkers in Europe
    E Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, PO Box 870, Lausanne 1001, Switzerland
    Soc Sci Med 59:113-27. 2004
    ..More research in Europe is urgently needed, as results from other cultural backgrounds are difficult to generalize...
  21. ncbi Progression of a general substance use pattern among adolescents in Switzerland? Investigating the relationship between alcohol, tobacco, and cannabis use over a 12-year period
    Emmanuel N Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, PO Box 80, CH 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur Addict Res 10:118-25. 2004
    ..Favorable attitudes towards general substance use are a challenge to substance use prevention in adolescence, and reveal a need for more research on such a progression in other countries...
  22. ncbi Weapon-carrying at Swiss schools? A gender-specific typology in context of victim and offender related violence
    Emmanuel N Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, PO Box 870, Lausanne 1001
    J Adolesc 27:381-93. 2004
    ..Among the minority girls who were offenders and victims of physical violence, everyone has already taken a weapon to school. Based on these results, homogenous risk groups can be targeted for violence prevention...
  23. ncbi Do school surroundings matter? Alcohol outlet density, perception of adolescent drinking in public, and adolescent alcohol use
    Emmanuel N Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, P O Box 870, 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Addict Behav 30:151-8. 2005
    ..More research is needed, particularly in Europe and among adolescent populations, to reach a better understanding of school level predictors of adolescent alcohol use...
  24. ncbi Why do young people drink? A review of drinking motives
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, PO Box 870, 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:841-61. 2005
    ..Future studies should therefore use well-defined, theoretically based, homogenous instruments to disentangle cultural from measurement differences across surveys...
  25. ncbi Disentangling gender and age effects on risky single occasion drinking during adolescence
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, Research Department, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Public Health 16:670-5. 2006
    ..To determine the association between adolescent risky single occasion drinking (RSOD) and gender, age, and the relative age position of students within their class...
  26. ncbi Who drinks and why? A review of socio-demographic, personality, and contextual issues behind the drinking motives in young people
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, PO Box 870, 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Addict Behav 31:1844-57. 2006
    ..Findings on personality indicate that it would be useful to focus on extraverted, sensation-seeking boys who drink for enhancement motives and neurotic, anxious girls who drink for coping motives...
  27. ncbi Adolescent alcohol and cannabis use in relation to peer and school factors. Results of multilevel analyses
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, SIPA, Research Department, Switzerland
    Drug Alcohol Depend 84:167-74. 2006
    ..Establishing an overarching environment of disapproval appears to be an effective means of preventing cannabis use by adolescents...
  28. ncbi 'I drink spirits to get drunk and block out my problems...' beverage preference, drinking motives and alcohol use in adolescence
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, PO Box 870, CH 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Alcohol Alcohol 41:566-73. 2006
    ....
  29. ncbi Bullying and fighting among adolescents--do drinking motives and alcohol use matter?
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, PO Box 870, 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Addict Behav 32:3131-5. 2007
    ..To conclude, drinking motives have a bearing on other problem behaviors besides excessive drinking, and may be useful for early identification and intervention for students who are likely to experience a variety of problems...
  30. doi Measuring alcohol-related consequences in school surveys: alcohol-attributable consequences or consequences with students' alcohol attribution
    Gerhard Gmel
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, P O Box 870, CH 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Am J Epidemiol 171:93-104. 2010
    ..Therefore, the extent of alcohol-related adverse consequences among adolescents may be underestimated when using self-attributed consequences, because of differential attribution processes, especially among infrequent drinkers...
  31. doi Why do young people start drinking? Motives for first-time alcohol consumption and links to risky drinking in early adolescence
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Addiction Info Switzerland, Research Institute, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur Addict Res 18:34-9. 2012
    ..To investigate which motives young adolescents indicate for first-time alcohol consumption and whether these motives are linked to risky drinking...
  32. doi The association between drinking motives and alcohol-related consequences - room for biases and measurement issues?
    Gerhard Gmel
    Addiction Info Switzerland, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Addiction 107:1580-9. 2012
    ....
  33. doi Differences in the impact of the frequency and enjoyment of joint family activities on adolescent substance use and violence
    Béat Windlin
    Addiction Info Switzerland, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Health Psychol 17:509-19. 2012
    ..In terms of prevention, a shift in focus towards the quality rather than the quantity of JFA could prove more effective...
  34. doi Risky single-occasion drinking: bingeing is not bingeing
    Gerhard Gmel
    Alcohol Treatment Center, Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Addiction 106:1037-45. 2011
    ..To review the concept of binge drinking as a measure of risky single occasion drinking (RSOD), to illustrate its differential impact on selected health outcomes and to identify research gaps...
  35. doi Cultural and gender convergence in adolescent drunkenness: evidence from 23 European and North American countries
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Institute, Addiction Info Switzerland, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:152-8. 2011
    ..To investigate time-trend changes in the frequency of drunkenness among European and North American adolescents...
  36. doi Drinking at European universities? A review of students' alcohol use
    Matthias Wicki
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, Research Department, PO Box 870, CH 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Addict Behav 35:913-24. 2010
    ..The vast majority of these studies are based on US and Canadian samples...
  37. doi Alcohol consumption in late adolescence and early adulthood--where is the problem?
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Sucht Schweiz, Research Institute, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 143:w13826. 2013
    ..Effective prevention strategies should include attempts to reduce opportunities to engage in heavy drinking as well as strategies to reduce its harmful consequences. ..
  38. doi Beyond personality-experimental investigations of the effects of personality traits on in situ alcohol consumption in social and solitary drinking contexts
    Hervé Kuendig
    Addiction Switzerland, Research Institute, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Addict Behav 38:1635-8. 2013
    ..These findings argue for the development of early preventive initiatives focusing on social influences and on specific drinking context...
  39. doi Solitary versus social drinking: an experimental study on effects of social exposures on in situ alcohol consumption
    Hervé Kuendig
    Addiction Info Switzerland, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:732-8. 2012
    ..e., in situ alcohol consumption, the quantity of alcohol actually ingested in given occasion, e.g., in grams)...
  40. pmc Housewife or working mum--each to her own? The relevance of societal factors in the association between social roles and alcohol use among mothers in 16 industrialized countries
    Sandra Kuntsche
    Addiction Info Switzerland, Research Institute, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Addiction 106:1925-32. 2011
    ..To investigate whether differences in gender-income equity at country level explain national differences in the links between alcohol use, and the combination of motherhood and paid labour...
  41. doi Drinking before going to licensed premises: an event-level analysis of predrinking, alcohol consumption, and adverse outcomes
    Florian Labhart
    Addiction Switzerland, Research Institute, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:284-91. 2013
    ..e., predrinking), drank on-premise only, or drank off-premise only...
  42. doi Beyond self-reports: drinking motives predict grams of consumed alcohol in wine-tasting sessions
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Addiction Info Switzerland, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 20:318-24. 2012
    ..However, if the setting is unusual (first tasting session), situational characteristics may "overrule" the effect of personal motives...
  43. ncbi What is worse? A hierarchy of family-related risk factors predicting alcohol use in adolescence
    Emmanuel N Kuntsche
    Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems SIPA, Research Department, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Subst Use Misuse 41:71-86. 2006
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  44. ncbi Drinking motives and links to alcohol use in 13 European countries
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Addiction Switzerland, Research Institute, Lausanne, Switzerland, Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 75:428-37. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the structure and endorsement of drinking motives and their links to alcohol use among 11- to 19-year-olds from 13 European countries...
  45. ncbi Do individual and situational factors explain the link between predrinking and heavier alcohol consumption? An event-level study of types of beverage consumed and social context
    Florian Labhart
    Corresponding author Addiction Switzerland, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Alcohol Alcohol 49:327-35. 2014
    ..The present study assesses whether this association is explained by general drinking patterns or situational factors, including drinking duration, beverage type and drinking companions...
  46. ncbi Family bonding and adolescent alcohol use: moderating effect of living with excessive drinking parents
    Hervé Kuendig
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, SIPA, PO Box 870, 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Alcohol Alcohol 41:464-71. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine if the perception of parental drinking moderates the relationship between family bonding and adolescent alcohol use...
  47. doi Investigating the drinking patterns of young people over the course of the evening at weekends
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Addiction Info Switzerland, Research Institute, P O Box 870, 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Drug Alcohol Depend 124:319-24. 2012
    ....
  48. ncbi [Volume and profile of alcohol consumption among students and classmates as predictors of aggression and victimization: a multilevel analysis among Swiss adolescents]
    Jean Sebastien Fallu
    Institut de Recherche sur les Addictions, Zurich, Suisse
    Soz Praventivmed 51:363-72. 2006
    ..BJECTIVE: To test the effects of the volume of alcohol consumption and drinking patterns on alcohol-related aggression and victimization, both at the individual and class levels...