Joel J Hillhouse

Summary

Affiliation: East Tennessee State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Evaluating a measure of tanning abuse and dependence
    Joel J Hillhouse
    Department of Community and Behavioral Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    Arch Dermatol 148:815-9. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Examination of the efficacy of an appearance-focused intervention to reduce UV exposure
    Joel J Hillhouse
    Department of Psychology, Box 70, 649, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee 37614, USA
    J Behav Med 25:395-409. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Patterns of indoor tanning use: implications for clinical interventions
    Joel Hillhouse
    Department of Public Health, PO Box 70674, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:1530-5. 2007
  4. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of an appearance-focused intervention to prevent skin cancer
    Joel Hillhouse
    Department of Community and Behavioral Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee 37614, USA
    Cancer 113:3257-66. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Effect of seasonal affective disorder and pathological tanning motives on efficacy of an appearance-focused intervention to prevent skin cancer
    Joel Hillhouse
    Department of Community Health, East Tennessee State University, Campus Box 70674, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:485-91. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Appearance motives to tan and not tan: evidence for validity and reliability of a new scale
    Guy Cafri
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33630, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:209-20. 2008

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Evaluating a measure of tanning abuse and dependence
    Joel J Hillhouse
    Department of Community and Behavioral Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    Arch Dermatol 148:815-9. 2012
    ..To evaluate the Structured Interview for Tanning Abuse and Dependence (SITAD)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Examination of the efficacy of an appearance-focused intervention to reduce UV exposure
    Joel J Hillhouse
    Department of Psychology, Box 70, 649, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee 37614, USA
    J Behav Med 25:395-409. 2002
    ..This appearance-based intervention was able to produce clinically significant changes in indoor tanning use tendencies that could have a beneficial effect on the future development of skin cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Patterns of indoor tanning use: implications for clinical interventions
    Joel Hillhouse
    Department of Public Health, PO Box 70674, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:1530-5. 2007
    ..To identify indoor tanning patterns with relevance for health screening and prevention efforts...
  4. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of an appearance-focused intervention to prevent skin cancer
    Joel Hillhouse
    Department of Community and Behavioral Health, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee 37614, USA
    Cancer 113:3257-66. 2008
    ..Appearance-focused interventions represent a promising method to counteract these trends...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of seasonal affective disorder and pathological tanning motives on efficacy of an appearance-focused intervention to prevent skin cancer
    Joel Hillhouse
    Department of Community Health, East Tennessee State University, Campus Box 70674, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:485-91. 2010
    ..To evaluate the robustness of an appearance-focused intervention to prevent skin cancer in individuals reporting seasonal affective disorder (SAD) symptoms and pathological tanning motives...
  6. doi request reprint Appearance motives to tan and not tan: evidence for validity and reliability of a new scale
    Guy Cafri
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33630, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:209-20. 2008
    ..Risk for skin cancer is increased by UV exposure and decreased by sun protection. Appearance reasons to tan and not tan have consistently been shown to be related to intentions and behaviors to UV exposure and protection...

Research Grants2

  1. An Appearance-Based Intervention to Reduce Teen Skin Cancer Risk
    Joel J Hillhouse; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If successful, its dissemination has the potential to substantially reduce future melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer morbidity and mortality in adolescents. ..
  2. Evaluating optimal methods for UV-risk assessment
    Joel Hillhouse; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This improvement in the measurement of skin cancer related behaviors should improve prevention efforts and lead to the prevention of future skin cancer. ..