K W Griffin

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Disease severity, physical limitations and depression in HIV-infected men
    K W Griffin
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York, USA
    J Psychosom Res 44:219-27. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint A six-year follow-up study of determinants of heavy cigarette smoking among high-school seniors
    K W Griffin
    Institute for Prevention Research, Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Behav Med 22:271-84. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint A model of smoking among inner-city adolescents: the role of personal competence and perceived social benefits of smoking
    J A Epstein
    Institute for Prevention Research, Cornell University, Weill Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Prev Med 31:107-14. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Ethnic and gender differences in psychosocial risk, protection, and adolescent alcohol use
    K W Griffin
    Institute for Prevention Research, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Prev Sci 1:199-212. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Parenting practices as predictors of substance use, delinquency, and aggression among urban minority youth: moderating effects of family structure and gender
    K W Griffin
    Institute for Prevention Research, Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 14:174-84. 2000
  6. pmc Competence skills help deter smoking among inner city adolescents
    J A Epstein
    Institute for Prevention Research, Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Tob Control 9:33-9. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Preventive intervention effects on developmental progression in drug use: structural equation modeling analyses using longitudinal data
    L M Scheier
    Department of Public Health, Institute for Prevention Research, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Prev Sci 2:91-112. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Drug abuse prevention among minority adolescents: posttest and one-year follow-up of a school-based preventive intervention
    G J Botvin
    Institute for Prevention Research, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 411 East 69th Street, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Prev Sci 2:1-13. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk taking and refusal assertiveness in a longitudinal model of alcohol use among inner-city adolescents
    J A Epstein
    Institute for Prevention Research, Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Prev Sci 2:193-200. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Protective role of personal competence skills in adolescent substance use: psychological well-being as a mediating factor
    K W Griffin
    Institute for Prevention Research, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 15:194-203. 2001

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Disease severity, physical limitations and depression in HIV-infected men
    K W Griffin
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York, USA
    J Psychosom Res 44:219-27. 1998
    ..Findings suggest that physical limitations are more important than laboratory markers of disease progression in understanding psychological adjustment to illness in HIV-infected men...
  2. ncbi request reprint A six-year follow-up study of determinants of heavy cigarette smoking among high-school seniors
    K W Griffin
    Institute for Prevention Research, Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Behav Med 22:271-84. 1999
    ..Antismoking attitudes and those of one's parents and friends predicted less later heavy smoking in girls only. Implications for smoking prevention are discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint A model of smoking among inner-city adolescents: the role of personal competence and perceived social benefits of smoking
    J A Epstein
    Institute for Prevention Research, Cornell University, Weill Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Prev Med 31:107-14. 2000
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Ethnic and gender differences in psychosocial risk, protection, and adolescent alcohol use
    K W Griffin
    Institute for Prevention Research, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Prev Sci 1:199-212. 2000
    ..Findings suggest that prevention approaches should focus on enhancing protection in addition to reducing risk, particularly among youth with lower levels of psychosocial protection...
  5. ncbi request reprint Parenting practices as predictors of substance use, delinquency, and aggression among urban minority youth: moderating effects of family structure and gender
    K W Griffin
    Institute for Prevention Research, Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 14:174-84. 2000
    ..Unsupervised time at home alone was associated with more smoking for girls only. Implications for prevention interventions are discussed...
  6. pmc Competence skills help deter smoking among inner city adolescents
    J A Epstein
    Institute for Prevention Research, Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Tob Control 9:33-9. 2000
    ..To test whether higher levels of general competence are linked to more frequent use of refusal assertiveness that is in turn related to less subsequent smoking among inner city adolescents...
  7. ncbi request reprint Preventive intervention effects on developmental progression in drug use: structural equation modeling analyses using longitudinal data
    L M Scheier
    Department of Public Health, Institute for Prevention Research, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Prev Sci 2:91-112. 2001
    ..Findings underscore the utility of targeting more than one gateway substance to prevent escalation of drug involvement and reinforce the importance of social competence enhancement as an effective deterrent to early-stage drug use...
  8. ncbi request reprint Drug abuse prevention among minority adolescents: posttest and one-year follow-up of a school-based preventive intervention
    G J Botvin
    Institute for Prevention Research, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 411 East 69th Street, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Prev Sci 2:1-13. 2001
    ..The findings from this study show that a drug abuse prevention program originally designed for White middle-class adolescent populations is effective in a sample of minority, economically disadvantaged, inner-city adolescents...
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk taking and refusal assertiveness in a longitudinal model of alcohol use among inner-city adolescents
    J A Epstein
    Institute for Prevention Research, Cornell University Medical College, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Prev Sci 2:193-200. 2001
    ..But programs that focus on enhancing competence or reducing normative expectations for peer alcohol use might be more effective for high risk-taking youth...
  10. ncbi request reprint Protective role of personal competence skills in adolescent substance use: psychological well-being as a mediating factor
    K W Griffin
    Institute for Prevention Research, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 15:194-203. 2001
    ..Findings suggest that competence skills protect youth by enhancing well-being and that prevention programs should aim to enhance competence in order to promote resilience...
  11. ncbi request reprint Distress and disease status among patients with rheumatoid arthritis: roles of coping styles and perceived responses from support providers
    K W Griffin
    Department of Public Health, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Ann Behav Med 23:133-8. 2001
    ..Implications for psychosocial intervention and directions for future research are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Preventing binge drinking during early adolescence: one- and two-year follow-up of a school-based preventive intervention
    G J Botvin
    Institute for Prevention Research, Weill Medical College of Cornell University New York, New York 10021, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 15:360-5. 2001
    ..These findings indicate that a school-based drug abuse prevention approach previously found to be effective among White youth significantly reduced binge drinking among urban minority youth...