W M Cox

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of alcohol cue exposure on non-dependent drinkers' attentional bias for alcohol-related stimuli
    W Miles Cox
    School of Psychology, Brigantia Building, University of Wales, Bangor LL57 2AS, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 38:45-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Cognitive processing of drug-related stimuli: the role of memory and attention
    Aviv Weinstein
    Department of Medical Biophysics and Nuclear Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Psychopharmacol 20:850-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The search for new ways to change implicit alcohol-related cognitions in heavy drinkers
    Reinout W Wiers
    Department of Experimental Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:320-31. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The addiction-stroop test: Theoretical considerations and procedural recommendations
    W Miles Cox
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom
    Psychol Bull 132:443-76. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-motivational predictors of excessive drinkers' success in changing
    W Miles Cox
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 192:499-510. 2007
  6. pmc The addition of a goal-based motivational interview to treatment as usual to enhance engagement and reduce dropouts in a personality disorder treatment service: results of a feasibility study for a randomized controlled trial
    Mary McMurran
    Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham, Triumph Road, Nottingham NG7 2TU, UK
    Trials 14:50. 2013
  7. pmc The addition of a goal-based motivational interview to standardised treatment as usual to reduce dropouts in a service for patients with personality disorder: a feasibility study
    Mary McMurran
    Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham, Sir Colin Campbell Building, Triumph Road, Nottingham NG7 2TU, UK
    Trials 11:98. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Motives for drinking, alcohol consumption, and alcohol-related problems among British secondary-school and university students
    W Miles Cox
    University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom
    Addict Behav 31:2147-57. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol cues on cognitive processing in heavy and light drinkers
    W M Cox
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 55:85-9. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint United Kingdom and United States healthcare providers' recommendations of abstinence versus controlled drinking
    W Miles Cox
    University of Wales, Bangor, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 39:130-4. 2004

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of alcohol cue exposure on non-dependent drinkers' attentional bias for alcohol-related stimuli
    W Miles Cox
    School of Psychology, Brigantia Building, University of Wales, Bangor LL57 2AS, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 38:45-9. 2003
    ..The effects of university students' habitual drinking practices and experimental alcohol cue exposure on their attentional bias for alcohol-related stimuli were assessed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cognitive processing of drug-related stimuli: the role of memory and attention
    Aviv Weinstein
    Department of Medical Biophysics and Nuclear Medicine, Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Psychopharmacol 20:850-9. 2006
    ..Future research is needed to ll gaps in our knowledge and lead to a more defined and articulated cognitive-behavioural model of drug dependence...
  3. ncbi request reprint The search for new ways to change implicit alcohol-related cognitions in heavy drinkers
    Reinout W Wiers
    Department of Experimental Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:320-31. 2006
    ..After further refinement, these procedures might be used in clinical interventions that have not previously addressed implicit cognitive processes...
  4. ncbi request reprint The addiction-stroop test: Theoretical considerations and procedural recommendations
    W Miles Cox
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom
    Psychol Bull 132:443-76. 2006
    ..Recommendations are made for maximizing the precision of the addiction-Stroop test in future research...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-motivational predictors of excessive drinkers' success in changing
    W Miles Cox
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 192:499-510. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify cognitive (alcohol attentional bias, AAB) and motivational (motivational structure, MS; readiness to change, RTC) predictors of changes in excessive drinking...
  6. pmc The addition of a goal-based motivational interview to treatment as usual to enhance engagement and reduce dropouts in a personality disorder treatment service: results of a feasibility study for a randomized controlled trial
    Mary McMurran
    Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham, Triumph Road, Nottingham NG7 2TU, UK
    Trials 14:50. 2013
    ..The aims were to test the feasibility of recruitment, randomization and follow-up, and to conduct a preliminary evaluation of the effectiveness of the motivational interview...
  7. pmc The addition of a goal-based motivational interview to standardised treatment as usual to reduce dropouts in a service for patients with personality disorder: a feasibility study
    Mary McMurran
    Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham, Sir Colin Campbell Building, Triumph Road, Nottingham NG7 2TU, UK
    Trials 11:98. 2010
    ..A motivational interview, based on the Personal Concerns Inventory, may have the ability to enhance engagement and retention in therapy. Here, we report the protocol for a feasibility study for a randomised controlled trial (RCT)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Motives for drinking, alcohol consumption, and alcohol-related problems among British secondary-school and university students
    W Miles Cox
    University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom
    Addict Behav 31:2147-57. 2006
    ..There were different correlates of problematic drinking among younger and older students, which suggest that different types of intervention should be used with the two age groups...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol cues on cognitive processing in heavy and light drinkers
    W M Cox
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 55:85-9. 1999
    ..The magnitude of these effects varies directly with social drinkers' level of habitual alcohol use...
  10. ncbi request reprint United Kingdom and United States healthcare providers' recommendations of abstinence versus controlled drinking
    W Miles Cox
    University of Wales, Bangor, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 39:130-4. 2004
    ..To assess whether selected characteristics of problem drinkers influence treatment goal recommendations - abstinence or controlled drinking - by healthcare providers in the UK and the US...
  11. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of systematic motivational counseling for substance use following traumatic brain injury
    W Miles Cox
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom
    J Addict Dis 22:93-110. 2003
    ..The results indicate that SMC improves motivational indices and may help to moderate substance use; hence they suggest a potential role for SMC in the rehabilitation of patients with TBI...
  12. ncbi request reprint Alcohol attentional bias as a predictor of alcohol abusers' treatment outcome
    W Miles Cox
    University of Wales, Bangor, Bangor, Wales, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 68:237-43. 2002
    ..The results have implications for understanding the cognitive and motivational processes underlying successful treatment for alcohol abuse...
  13. ncbi request reprint Motivational structure. Relationships with substance use and processes of change
    W Miles Cox
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Bangor, LL57 2DG Gwynedd, South Wales, UK
    Addict Behav 27:925-40. 2002
    ..e) Systematic Motivational Counseling (SMC) improves motivational structure and reduces substance use. These results support the motivational model...
  14. ncbi request reprint Alcohol abusers' and nonabusers' distraction by alcohol and concern-related stimuli
    W M Cox
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Gwynedd, UK
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 26:489-95. 2000
    ..The results suggest that the relative degree of distraction by alcohol versus other personally relevant stimuli holds promise for understanding the cognitive and motivational processes underlying alcohol abuse...
  15. ncbi request reprint Motivational structure and alcohol use of university students across four nations
    W Miles Cox
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom
    J Stud Alcohol 63:280-5. 2002
    ..The ability of motivational structure and other variables to predict alcohol consumption was assessed in university students (N = 370; 244 women) in the Czech Republic, The Netherlands, Norway and the United States...
  16. ncbi request reprint Temptation, restriction, and alcohol consumption among American and German college students
    W M Cox
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Gwynedd, UK
    Addict Behav 26:573-81. 2001
    ..The results point to cross-cultural similarities and differences in relationships between drinking temptation and restriction and actual alcohol consumption...
  17. ncbi request reprint Alcohol attentional bias: drinking salience or cognitive impairment?
    Javad Salehi Fadardi
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, Brigantia Building, Penrallt Road, Bangor LL57 2AS, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 185:169-78. 2006
    ..Both tests measure aspects of executive cognitive functioning (ECF)...
  18. doi request reprint Personality and motivational correlates of alcohol consumption and alcohol-related problems among excessive drinking university students
    Steven G Hosier
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Gwynedd, United Kingdom
    Addict Behav 36:87-94. 2011
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  19. doi request reprint Reversing the sequence: reducing alcohol consumption by overcoming alcohol attentional bias
    Javad Salehi Fadardi
    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Gwynedd LL57 2AS, United Kingdom
    Drug Alcohol Depend 101:137-45. 2009
    ..The harmful drinkers' improvements were maintained at the 3-month follow-up...
  20. doi request reprint Alcohol-attentional bias and motivational structure as independent predictors of social drinkers' alcohol consumption
    Javad Salehi Fadardi
    Bangor University, United Kingdom
    Drug Alcohol Depend 97:247-56. 2008
    ..The implications of the results for both theory and practice are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of motivational interviewing as a brief intervention for excessive drinking: a meta-analytic review
    Eirini I Vasilaki
    University of Wales, Bangor, UK
    Alcohol Alcohol 41:328-35. 2006
    ..1) To examine whether or not motivational interviewing (MI) is more efficacious than no intervention in reducing alcohol consumption; (2) to examine whether or not MI is as efficacious as other interventions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Experimental mood inductions in persons at high and low risk for alcohol problems
    D M Randall
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor, United Kingdom
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 27:183-7. 2001
    ..The results imply that high-risk participants, compared with low-risk participants, (a) are more reactive to negative emotion-arousing stimuli and (b) are more strongly motivated to drink alcohol in negative emotion-arousing situations...
  23. doi request reprint Attentional bias in addictive behaviors: a review of its development, causes, and consequences
    Matt Field
    School of Psychology, University of Liverpool, Eleanor Rathbone Building, Bedford Street South, Liverpool, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 97:1-20. 2008
    ..We make several predictions that require testing in future research, and we discuss implications for the treatment of addictive behaviors...
  24. ncbi request reprint "Alcohol alternatives: a goal for psychopharmacology?" by David J. Nutt
    W Miles Cox
    School of Psychology, University of Wales, Bangor LL57 2DG, UK
    J Psychopharmacol 20:327-8, discussion 331. 2006
  25. ncbi request reprint Cognitive bias for alcohol-related information in inferential processes
    Emmanuel M Pothos
    Department of Psychology, University of Edinburgh, 7 George Square, UK
    Drug Alcohol Depend 66:235-41. 2002
    ..By contrast, participants who were light users of alcohol performed equivalently on the alcohol-related and neutral versions of the learning task...
  26. ncbi request reprint Effect of practice versus information on the visual illusion
    Abbas A Khorasani
    Mashhad Medical Sciences University, Mashhad, Iran
    Neurosci Bull 23:30-4. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to compare the effects of experience and knowledge about the Muller-Lyer illusion on participants' perceptual precision...
  27. ncbi request reprint The Personal Concerns Inventory (Offender Adaptation): measuring and enhancing motivation to change
    Joselyn L Sellen
    University of Wales Institute Cardiff, UK
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 50:294-305. 2006
    ..The PCI (OA) has promise for use with offenders, although the issue of whether the PCI (OA) is better viewed as a measure of motivation or a motivational enhancer remains for further research...