Nancy Barnett

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mandatory alcohol intervention for alcohol-abusing college students: a systematic review
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Box G BH, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 29:147-58. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use and related harm among older adolescents treated in an emergency department: the importance of alcohol status and college status
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G BH, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:342-9. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Identification and brief treatment of alcohol problems with medical patients: an international perspective
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:262-70. 2003
  4. pmc "I'll never drink like that again": characteristics of alcohol-related incidents and predictors of motivation to change in college students
    Nancy P Barnett
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Box G BH, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:754-63. 2006
  5. pmc Efficacy of counselor vs. computer-delivered intervention with mandated college students
    Nancy P Barnett
    Brown University, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2529-48. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of motivation to change after medical treatment for drinking-related events in adolescents
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 16:106-12. 2002
  7. pmc Profiles of college students mandated to alcohol intervention
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G S121 5, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:684-94. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Measured alcohol content in college party mixed drinks
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:152-6. 2009
  9. pmc Contingency management for alcohol use reduction: a pilot study using a transdermal alcohol sensor
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G S121 5, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 118:391-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Detection of alcohol use in adolescent patients in the emergency department
    N P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 5:607-12. 1998

Research Grants

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Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Mandatory alcohol intervention for alcohol-abusing college students: a systematic review
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Box G BH, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 29:147-58. 2005
    ..Recommendations for future research include testing different modes and types of interventions and sanctions, evaluating long-term efficacy, and establishing cost-effectiveness...
  2. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use and related harm among older adolescents treated in an emergency department: the importance of alcohol status and college status
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G BH, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:342-9. 2003
    ..Patients treated in an urban emergency department were studied to determine if college status, gender and having alcohol as a reason for medical treatment were related to alcohol use and related problem behaviors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Identification and brief treatment of alcohol problems with medical patients: an international perspective
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:262-70. 2003
    ..The chair was Peter Monti and co-chair was Nancy Barnett. The aim of the symposium was to bring together researchers from the United States, Sweden, and Mexico to ..
  4. pmc "I'll never drink like that again": characteristics of alcohol-related incidents and predictors of motivation to change in college students
    Nancy P Barnett
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Box G BH, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:754-63. 2006
    ....
  5. pmc Efficacy of counselor vs. computer-delivered intervention with mandated college students
    Nancy P Barnett
    Brown University, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2529-48. 2007
    ..Promoting specific behaviors in the context of in-person brief interventions may be a promising approach to reducing drinking volume among identified at-risk students...
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of motivation to change after medical treatment for drinking-related events in adolescents
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 16:106-12. 2002
    ..This study has implications for brief interventions that capitalize on potential teachable moments with problem-drinking adolescents...
  7. pmc Profiles of college students mandated to alcohol intervention
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G S121 5, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:684-94. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to establish profiles of mandated students from a combined data set using exploratory and replication cluster analysis...
  8. doi request reprint Measured alcohol content in college party mixed drinks
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:152-6. 2009
    ..PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)...
  9. pmc Contingency management for alcohol use reduction: a pilot study using a transdermal alcohol sensor
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G S121 5, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 118:391-9. 2011
    ..Transdermal alcohol sensors detect alcohol regularly throughout the day, providing remote monitoring and allowing for rapid reinforcement of reductions in use...
  10. ncbi request reprint Detection of alcohol use in adolescent patients in the emergency department
    N P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 5:607-12. 1998
    ..To examine 3 methods of detecting alcohol use among adolescent patients visiting a Level-1 regional trauma center...
  11. pmc Brief alcohol interventions with mandated or adjudicated college students
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Sudies, Brown University, Providence Rhode Island02912, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:966-75. 2004
    ..Lauderdale, Florida, organized and chaired by Nancy Barnett. The purpose of the symposium was to present information and efficacy data about approaches to brief ..
  12. pmc Emergency department detection of adolescents with a history of alcohol abuse and alcohol problems
    Holly Sindelar-Manning
    Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:457-61. 2008
    ..To compare the characteristics of adolescents with and without a history of problematic alcohol use, who are treated in the emergency department (ED) for an alcohol-related problem...
  13. ncbi request reprint Brief motivational interviewing in a hospital setting for adolescent smoking: a preliminary study
    S M Colby
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 66:574-8. 1998
    ..Baseline stage of change, smoking rate, and depression were significant prospective predictors of smoking outcome. Implications for smoking intervention research with adolescents are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Adolescent alcohol use and injury. A summary and critical review of the literature
    H A Sindelar
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 56:291-309. 2004
    ..Physical injury is one of the negative consequences of alcohol use that appears to be on the rise among adolescents...
  15. ncbi request reprint Brief intervention for harm reduction with alcohol-positive older adolescents in a hospital emergency department
    P M Monti
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 67:989-94. 1999
    ..Both conditions showed reduced alcohol consumption. The harm-reduction focus of the MI was evident in that MI reduced negative outcomes related to drinking, beyond what was produced by the precipitating event plus SC alone...
  16. pmc The separate and interactive effects of drinking motives and social anxiety symptoms in predicting drinking outcomes
    Elise M Clerkin
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, United States
    Addict Behav 37:674-7. 2012
    ..Our goal was to test the separate and interactive effects of drinking motives and social anxiety symptoms in predicting drinking-related consumption and problems...
  17. pmc Prevalence of alcohol and drug use in an adolescent training facility
    Rebecca Lebeau-Craven
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:825-34. 2003
    ..Future research examining relationships between criminal behavior, substance use, and cultural variations in use patterns and delinquency will allow more relevant intervention and prevention strategies in this population...
  18. ncbi request reprint Risks associated with alcohol-positive status among adolescents in the emergency department: a matched case-control study
    A Spirito
    Brown University Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Pediatr 139:694-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Adolescents who test positive for alcohol in an emergency department are a high-risk group who meet the criteria for indicated prevention. Screening for alcohol abuse is recommended...
  19. ncbi request reprint Drink and be merry? Gender, life satisfaction, and alcohol consumption among college students
    James G Murphy
    Department of Psychology, Auburn University, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 19:184-91. 2005
    ..Alcohol-related problems were associated with decreased LS among both men and women. These findings suggest that alcohol use by young adults is associated with both positive and negative outcomes that may be gender specific...
  20. pmc Drinking before drinking: pregaming and drinking games in mandated students
    Brian Borsari
    Brown University, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Box G S121, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2694-705. 2007
    ..Therefore, pregaming and drinking games appear to be distinct activities. This research suggests methods of prevention for both activities as well as promising research directions for future research...
  21. ncbi request reprint Behavioral economic approaches to reduce college student drinking
    James G Murphy
    Department of Psychology, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2573-85. 2007
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Potential biases in case detection of alcohol involvement among adolescents in an emergency department
    Suzanne M Colby
    Brown University Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Providence, Rhode Island, 02912, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 18:350-4. 2002
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Does alcohol use mediate the association between alcohol evaluations and alcohol-related problems in adolescents?
    ELIZABETH J D'AMICO
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 16:157-60. 2002
    ..The findings indicated that drinking behavior partially mediated the association between positive evaluations and problems experienced from drinking but did not mediate the association between evaluations and drunk driving...
  24. pmc Validation of the 30-day version of the Brief Young Adult Alcohol Consequences Questionnaire for use in longitudinal studies
    Christopher W Kahler
    Brown University, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Box G S121, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:611-5. 2008
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use disorders identification test: factor structure in an adolescent emergency department sample
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:223-31. 2002
    ..Additionally, the utility of factor-specific cut scores in identifying patients with DSM-IV alcohol diagnoses was investigated...
  26. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial of a brief motivational intervention for alcohol-positive adolescents treated in an emergency department
    Anthony Spirito
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Pediatr 145:396-402. 2004
    ..We conclude that brief interventions are recommended for adolescents who present to an ED with an alcohol-related event and report preexisting problematic alcohol use...
  27. ncbi request reprint Motivational interviewing versus feedback only in emergency care for young adult problem drinking
    Peter M Monti
    Providence VA Medical Center, RI, USA
    Addiction 102:1234-43. 2007
    ..To establish the efficacy of a brief motivational intervention compared to feedback only when delivered in an emergency department for reducing alcohol use and problems among young adults...
  28. ncbi request reprint Gender moderates the relationship between substance-free activity enjoyment and alcohol use
    James G Murphy
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 38152, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:261-5. 2007
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Brief motivational intervention for adolescent smokers in medical settings
    Suzanne M Colby
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Box G BH, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Addict Behav 30:865-74. 2005
    ..Findings offer some support for MI for smoking reduction among non-treatment-seeking adolescents, but overall changes in smoking were small...
  30. pmc The Marijuana Ladder: measuring motivation to change marijuana use in incarcerated adolescents
    James D Slavet
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, The Rhode Island Training School, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 83:42-8. 2006
    ..In addition, researchers may find a quick visual analog measure of motivation to change marijuana use with good psychometric properties useful...
  31. pmc Response distortion in adolescents who smoke: a pilot study
    L A R Stein
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Drug Educ 32:271-86. 2002
    ..Results point to the need for further research regarding adolescents and response distortion...
  32. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-related and alcohol-free activity participation and enjoyment among college students: a behavioral theories of choice analysis
    James G Murphy
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 14:339-49. 2006
    ..Further research is required to identify procedures for increasing participation in alcohol-free activities and to determine whether increased alcohol-free activity participation results in decreased alcohol consumption...
  33. pmc Effects of motivational interviewing for incarcerated adolescents on driving under the influence after release
    L A R Stein
    University of Rhode Island, Psychology Department and Cancer Prevention Research Center, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Am J Addict 15:50-7. 2006
    ..Similar patterns were found for marijuana-related risky driving, but effects were non-significant...
  34. pmc Predictors of alcohol use during the first year of college: implications for prevention
    Brian Borsari
    Brown University, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Box G BH, Providence, RI 02912, United States
    Addict Behav 32:2062-86. 2007
    ..We also identify approaches aimed at changing the culture of alcohol use on campus. Limitations of the reviewed research are highlighted in the context of promising directions for future research...
  35. pmc Stepped care for mandated college students: a pilot study
    Brian Borsari
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Am J Addict 16:131-7. 2007
    ..High retention rates and participant satisfaction ratings suggest the promise of implementing stepped care with this population. Considerations for future applications of stepped care with mandated students are discussed...
  36. ncbi request reprint Drinking in conjunction with sexual experiences among at-risk college student drinkers
    Abby L Goldstein
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:697-705. 2007
    ..The primary aim of this article was to examine event-level associations between alcohol use and sexual risk taking across first and repeat oral and vaginal sex encounters among at-risk college student drinkers...
  37. pmc Use of the adolescent SASSI in a juvenile correctional setting
    L A R Stein
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University and Rhode Island Training School, 02912, USA
    Assessment 12:384-94. 2005
    ..Future studies should more closely investigate whether the three underlying dimensions of the SASSI-A are useful in treatment planning. Results are presented in light of the relatively new SASSI-A2...
  38. ncbi request reprint Screening for cannabis use disorders in an adolescent emergency department sample
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara Street, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 70:177-86. 2003
    ..Parent reports generally underestimated the adolescent's substance use. Questions on level of substance use generally provide an efficient method of screening adolescents for substance-related problems in an ED setting...
  39. ncbi request reprint Cue reactivity in adolescents: measurement of separate approach and avoidance reactions
    John J Curtin
    University of Wisconsin Madison, Department of Psychology, 1202 West Johnson Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:332-43. 2005
    ....

Research Grants10

  1. Naturalistic Influences on Alcohol Problems in College
    Nancy Barnett; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Resulting knowledge should inform preventive interventions. ..
  2. MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWS FOR MANDATED ETOH EDUCATION
    Nancy Barnett; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The development of effective interventions for young adults who are engaging in harmful drinking should reduce the chronicity of alcohol-related problems and injuries in this population. ..