Sarah E Zemore

Summary

Affiliation: Alcohol Research Group
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Helping, spirituality and Alcoholics Anonymous in recovery
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Suite 300, Berkeley, California 94709, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:383-91. 2004
  2. pmc Predicting substance abuse treatment completion using a new scale based on the theory of planned behavior
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Ave, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:174-82. 2014
  3. pmc Involvement in 12-step activities and treatment outcomes
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA
    Subst Abus 34:60-9. 2013
  4. pmc The 2008-2009 recession and alcohol outcomes: differential exposure and vulnerability for Black and Latino populations
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:9-20. 2013
  5. pmc The effect of social desirability on reported motivation, substance use severity, and treatment attendance
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Ave, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 42:400-12. 2012
  6. pmc Racial prejudice and unfair treatment: interactive effects with poverty and foreign nativity on problem drinking
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Suite 400, Emeryville, California 94608 1010, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:361-70. 2011
  7. pmc Development and validation of the Alcoholics Anonymous Intention Measure (AAIM)
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:204-11. 2009
  8. ncbi Kickbacks from helping others: health and recovery
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Ave, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    Recent Dev Alcohol 18:141-66. 2008
  9. doi 12-step involvement and peer helping in day hospital and residential programs
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1882-903. 2008
  10. pmc Gender, acculturation, and other barriers to alcohol treatment utilization among Latinos in three National Alcohol Surveys
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Ave, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 36:446-56. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Acculturation and Alcohol among U.S. Latinas
    Sarah Zemore; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi Helping, spirituality and Alcoholics Anonymous in recovery
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Suite 300, Berkeley, California 94709, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:383-91. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine how helping activities and spirituality--perhaps key influences on sobriety--change over recovery. The study also explores interrelations among Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), helping and spirituality...
  2. pmc Predicting substance abuse treatment completion using a new scale based on the theory of planned behavior
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Ave, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:174-82. 2014
    ..Results suggest promise for application of the TPB to treatment completion and support use of the intention component as a screener, though some refinements are suggested. ..
  3. pmc Involvement in 12-step activities and treatment outcomes
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA
    Subst Abus 34:60-9. 2013
    ..The results suggest a need for enhanced facilitation of key activities even in typical 12-step-oriented treatment...
  4. pmc The 2008-2009 recession and alcohol outcomes: differential exposure and vulnerability for Black and Latino populations
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:9-20. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc The effect of social desirability on reported motivation, substance use severity, and treatment attendance
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Ave, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 42:400-12. 2012
    ..Results underline a critical problem in measuring motivation and problem severity that has been largely neglected...
  6. pmc Racial prejudice and unfair treatment: interactive effects with poverty and foreign nativity on problem drinking
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Suite 400, Emeryville, California 94608 1010, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:361-70. 2011
    ..The current study describes the independent and interactive effects of perceived prejudice, perceived unfair treatment, poverty, and foreign nativity on problem drinking outcomes among Black and Latino adults...
  7. pmc Development and validation of the Alcoholics Anonymous Intention Measure (AAIM)
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:204-11. 2009
    ..We aim to determine whether the theory of planned behavior (TPB) can be applied to 12-step involvement, and to develop and validate a scale of 12-step readiness based on that theory: the Alcoholics Anonymous Intention Measure (AAIM)...
  8. ncbi Kickbacks from helping others: health and recovery
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Ave, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    Recent Dev Alcohol 18:141-66. 2008
    ..Recommendations for further research are to address these limitations. Particularly useful would be research designing and testing interventions aiming to increase helping, perhaps informed by social model programs and principles...
  9. doi 12-step involvement and peer helping in day hospital and residential programs
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1882-903. 2008
    ..Results contribute to the 12-step facilitation literature; confirm prior results regarding benefits of mutual aid; and highlight methodological issues in helping research. The study's limitations are noted...
  10. pmc Gender, acculturation, and other barriers to alcohol treatment utilization among Latinos in three National Alcohol Surveys
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Ave, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 36:446-56. 2009
    ..Associations between language of interview and treatment utilization imply a need for outreach and culturally sensitive programming...
  11. pmc Services received and treatment outcomes in day-hospital and residential programs
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 35:232-44. 2008
    ..Findings suggest that residential and day-hospital programs might maximize outcomes by facilitating optional 12-step involvement and sober recreation, respectively...
  12. ncbi Acculturation and alcohol among Latino adults in the United States: a comprehensive review
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:1968-90. 2007
    ..In light of the inconsistent evidence associating acculturation with drinking outcomes among Latinos in the United States, the current paper comprehensively reviews the literature on this topic...
  13. ncbi A role for spiritual change in the benefits of 12-step involvement
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:76s-79s. 2007
    ..The current study examines the hypothesis that spiritual change helps mediate (or explain) effects for involvement in 12-step groups on recovery outcomes among substance-abusing populations...
  14. ncbi Helping as healing among recovering alcoholics
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    South Med J 100:447-50. 2007
    ..The ability to see beyond such dualities may be part of what AA, NA, and other mutual help groups offer...
  15. ncbi Re-examining whether and why acculturation relates to drinking outcomes in a rigorous, national survey of Latinos
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:2144-53. 2005
    ..This research re-examines associations between acculturation and alcohol use, addressing the most troubling of these limitations. The research also explores mediators of the association, and the dimensional structure of acculturation...
  16. ncbi In 12-step groups, helping helps the helper
    Sarah E Zemore
    Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, CA 94709 2176, USA
    Addiction 99:1015-23. 2004
    ..The current study examines whether clients in treatment for alcohol and drug problems benefit from helping others, and how helping relates to 12-step involvement...
  17. pmc Neighborhood disadvantage and adult alcohol outcomes: differential risk by race and gender
    Katherine J Karriker-Jaffe
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, Emeryville, California
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:865-73. 2012
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  18. pmc Social disadvantage, stress, and alcohol use among black, Hispanic, and white Americans: findings from the 2005 U.S. National Alcohol Survey
    Nina Mulia
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, 6475 Christie Avenue, Suite 400, Emeryville, California 94608 1010, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:824-33. 2008
    ..This study examines social disadvantage as a source of stress and analyzes its association with alcohol use and problems in the three largest racial/ethnic groups in the United States...
  19. pmc Disparities in alcohol-related problems among white, black, and Hispanic Americans
    Nina Mulia
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, Emeryville, California 94608 1010, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:654-62. 2009
    ..We examine whether and how disparities relate to heavy alcohol consumption and pattern, and the extent to which social disadvantage (poverty, unfair treatment, and racial/ethnic stigma) accounts for observed disparities...
  20. pmc Associations between acculturation and alcohol consumption of Latino men in the United States
    Katherine J Karriker-Jaffe
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Suite 400, Emeryville, California 94608 1010, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:27-31. 2009
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  21. pmc Effectiveness of Making Alcoholics Anonymous Easier: a group format 12-step facilitation approach
    Lee Ann Kaskutas
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:228-39. 2009
    ..MAAEZ appeared especially effective for those with more prior AA exposure, severe psychiatric problems, and atheists/agnostics. MAAEZ represents an evidence-based intervention that is easily implemented in existing treatment programs...
  22. pmc Social adversity, stress, and alcohol problems: Are racial/ethnic minorities and the poor more vulnerable?
    Nina Mulia
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:570-80. 2012
    ....
  23. ncbi Understanding results from randomized trials: use of program- and client-level data to study medical and nonmedical treatment programs
    Lee Ann Kaskutas
    Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, California 94709, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:682-7. 2005
    ..Using both approaches, this article strives to better understand inconsistent results from a trial comparing medical and nonmedical group-format day treatment...
  24. pmc Racial/Ethnic disparities in alcohol-related problems: differences by gender and level of heavy drinking
    Jane Witbrodt
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:1662-70. 2014
    ..Such information is important to understanding disparities and developing specific, targeted interventions. This study addresses these questions and examines disparities in specific types of alcohol problems across racial-gender groups...
  25. pmc Economic loss and alcohol consumption and problems during the 2008 to 2009 u.s. Recession
    Nina Mulia
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, Emeryville, California
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:1026-34. 2014
    ..This study examined the relationship between types of economic loss in the 2008 to 2009 recession and alcohol outcomes, and whether this varied by gender and age...
  26. pmc Housing Instability and Alcohol Problems during the 2007-2009 US Recession: the Moderating Role of Perceived Family Support
    Ryan D Murphy
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Ave, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA, 94608 1010, USA
    J Urban Health 91:17-32. 2014
    ..Findings point to the importance of the informal safety net and suggest that alcohol screening and abuse prevention efforts should be intensified during periods of recession, particularly among those who experience housing instability. ..

Research Grants2

  1. Acculturation and Alcohol among U.S. Latinas
    Sarah Zemore; Fiscal Year: 2007
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