Rob Turrisi

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint College binge drinking: what is it? Who does it?
    James E Lange
    Student Health Services, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92182 4701, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:723-30. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Mediating variables in a parent based intervention to reduce skin cancer risk in children
    Rob Turrisi
    Biobehavioral Health and Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 109 Henderson South Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Behav Med 30:385-93. 2007
  3. pmc Evaluation of timing and dosage of a parent-based intervention to minimize college students' alcohol consumption
    Rob Turrisi
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:30-40. 2013
  4. pmc Heavy drinking in college students: who is at risk and what is being done about it?
    Rob Turrisi
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 109 Henderson South Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Gen Psychol 133:401-20. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Sustained parenting and college drinking in first-year students
    Rob Turrisi
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, and Prevention Research Center, 109 Henderson South, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 52:286-94. 2010
  6. pmc A randomized clinical trial evaluating a combined alcohol intervention for high-risk college students
    Rob Turrisi
    Biobehavioral Health and Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 109 Henderson South Building, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:555-67. 2009
  7. pmc Examination of the mediational influences of peer norms, environmental influences, and parent communications on heavy drinking in athletes and nonathletes
    Rob Turrisi
    Biobehavioral Health and Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:453-61. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Influence of parent and child characteristics on a parent-based intervention to reduce unsafe sun practices in children 9 to 12 years old
    Rob Turrisi
    Prevention Research Center and Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, 109 Henderson South, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Arch Dermatol 142:1009-14. 2006
  9. pmc Transitions in first-year college student drinking behaviors: does pre-college drinking moderate the effects of parent- and peer-based intervention components?
    Michael J Cleveland
    Prevention Research Center, Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:440-50. 2012
  10. pmc Are certain college students prone to experiencing excessive alcohol-related consequences? Predicting membership in a high-risk subgroup using pre-college profiles
    Lindsey Varvil-Weld
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:542-51. 2013

Detail Information

Publications50

  1. ncbi request reprint College binge drinking: what is it? Who does it?
    James E Lange
    Student Health Services, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92182 4701, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:723-30. 2002
    ..Clapp; (3) Parents' continuing role in college binge drinking, by Rob Turrisi, Racheal Taki, and James Jaccard; and (4) Motivations of binge drinkers, by Mark B. Johnson, Robert B...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mediating variables in a parent based intervention to reduce skin cancer risk in children
    Rob Turrisi
    Biobehavioral Health and Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 109 Henderson South Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Behav Med 30:385-93. 2007
    ..The findings are discussed with respect to maximizing the effectiveness of future skin cancer interventions with children...
  3. pmc Evaluation of timing and dosage of a parent-based intervention to minimize college students' alcohol consumption
    Rob Turrisi
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:30-40. 2013
    ..The study evaluated the timing and dosage of a parent-based intervention to minimize alcohol consumption for students with varying drinking histories...
  4. pmc Heavy drinking in college students: who is at risk and what is being done about it?
    Rob Turrisi
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 109 Henderson South Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Gen Psychol 133:401-20. 2006
    ..The authors also discuss the interventions that attempt to reduce risky drinking and related problems in these subgroups as well as the future directions for research...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sustained parenting and college drinking in first-year students
    Rob Turrisi
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, and Prevention Research Center, 109 Henderson South, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 52:286-94. 2010
    ..The empirical evidence from this study suggests that sustained parental efforts have a beneficial effect on reducing high-risk drinking and preventing harm even at this late stage of late adolescent/early adult development...
  6. pmc A randomized clinical trial evaluating a combined alcohol intervention for high-risk college students
    Rob Turrisi
    Biobehavioral Health and Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 109 Henderson South Building, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:555-67. 2009
    ..e., former high school athletes)...
  7. pmc Examination of the mediational influences of peer norms, environmental influences, and parent communications on heavy drinking in athletes and nonathletes
    Rob Turrisi
    Biobehavioral Health and Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:453-61. 2007
    ..Limitations and directions for future research are also noted...
  8. ncbi request reprint Influence of parent and child characteristics on a parent-based intervention to reduce unsafe sun practices in children 9 to 12 years old
    Rob Turrisi
    Prevention Research Center and Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, 109 Henderson South, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Arch Dermatol 142:1009-14. 2006
    ..To identify familial characteristics that may have influenced the effectiveness of a parent-based intervention to reduce unsafe sun practices in children aged 9 to 12 years (fourth through sixth grades)...
  9. pmc Transitions in first-year college student drinking behaviors: does pre-college drinking moderate the effects of parent- and peer-based intervention components?
    Michael J Cleveland
    Prevention Research Center, Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:440-50. 2012
    ..Differential treatment effects were found across baseline drinking class, suggesting the benefit for tailored intervention programs to reduce high-risk drinking among college students...
  10. pmc Are certain college students prone to experiencing excessive alcohol-related consequences? Predicting membership in a high-risk subgroup using pre-college profiles
    Lindsey Varvil-Weld
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:542-51. 2013
    ..The present study identified pre-college profiles of psychosocial and behavioral characteristics and examined the association between these profiles and membership in the MRC group...
  11. pmc Have I had one drink too many? Assessing gender differences in misperceptions of intoxication among college students
    Kimberly A Mallett
    Prevention Research Center, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA 16801, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:964-70. 2009
    ..The study also assessed whether men and women who typically consume large quantities of alcohol when they attend parties have more difficulty accurately assessing intoxication compared with lighter drinkers...
  12. pmc Parents' and students' reports of parenting: which are more reliably associated with college student drinking?
    Lindsey Varvil-Weld
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, 315 East Health and Human Development, University Park, PA 16802, United States
    Addict Behav 38:1699-703. 2013
    ..Studies examining parent influences on college student drinking, including research on PBIs, do not appear to be limited by using student-reported data. Implications for future research are discussed...
  13. pmc An examination of college students' willingness to experience consequences as a unique predictor of alcohol problems
    Kimberly A Mallett
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 204 E Calder Way, Suite 208, State College, PA 16801, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 25:41-7. 2011
    ..Prevention efforts may benefit from a more comprehensive approach that includes both drinking and consequence-specific constructs as targets of change...
  14. pmc Moderation of a parent-based intervention on transitions in drinking: examining the role of normative perceptions and attitudes among high- and low-risk first-year college students
    Michael J Cleveland
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:1587-94. 2013
    ..The moderator variables included injunctive and descriptive peer norms about alcohol use and attitudes toward alcohol use...
  15. pmc Examination of posttraining supervision of peer counselors in a motivational enhancement intervention to reduce drinking in a sample of heavy-drinking college students
    Nadine R Mastroleo
    Department of Counselor Education, The Pennsylvania State University, Counseling Psychology, and Rehabilitation Services, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 39:289-97. 2010
    ..Differences in supervision did not influence drinking outcomes; however, posttraining supervision for peer counselors deficient in MI microskills may be needed to improve BASICS fidelity...
  16. pmc Age of drinking onset as a moderator of the efficacy of parent-based, brief motivational, and combined intervention approaches to reduce drinking and consequences among college students
    Kimberly A Mallett
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 16801, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1154-61. 2010
    ..The current study tested age of onset as a moderator of intervention efficacy on drinking and consequence outcomes among a high-risk population of college students (i.e., former high school athletes)...
  17. pmc Is reducing drinking always the answer to reducing consequences in first-year college students?
    Kimberly A Mallett
    Prevention Research Center, Pennsylvania State University, 204 East Calder Way, State College, PA 16801, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:240-6. 2011
    ..The present study examined pre-college drinking and consequences in relationship to consequences experienced during the freshman year to better understand alcohol-related problems in this population...
  18. pmc Do we learn from our mistakes? An examination of the impact of negative alcohol-related consequences on college students' drinking patterns and perceptions
    Kimberly A Mallett
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 204 East Calder Way, Suite 208, State College, Pennsylvania 16801, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:269-76. 2006
    ..This research examined how students' experiences of past consequences relate to their beliefs of experiencing similar consequences in the future and how these beliefs relate to current drinking patterns...
  19. pmc One-time or repeat offenders? An examination of the patterns of alcohol-related consequences experienced by college students across the freshman year
    Kimberly A Mallett
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 204 Calder Way, State College, PA 16801, USA
    Addict Behav 36:508-11. 2011
    ..The findings suggest there are specific high-risk patterns of alcohol-related consequences and demonstrate a need for further examination of additional variables that predict consequences...
  20. pmc Using parental profiles to predict membership in a subset of college students experiencing excessive alcohol consequences: findings from a longitudinal study
    Lindsey Varvil-Weld
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA 16801, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:434-43. 2012
    ....
  21. pmc Examining the relationship between alcohol-energy drink risk profiles and high-risk drinking behaviors
    Lindsey Varvil-Weld
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:1410-6. 2013
    ....
  22. pmc Examining the unique influence of interpersonal and intrapersonal drinking perceptions on alcohol consumption among college students
    Kimberly A Mallett
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 204 East Calder Way, Suite 208, State College, Pennsylvania 16801, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:178-85. 2009
    ..The current study sought to extend previous work by examining relationships between both inter- and intrapersonal perceptions of drinking and reported drinking behavior...
  23. pmc Assessing college students' perceptions of tolerance to alcohol using social cues: the Social Tolerance Index
    Kimberly A Mallett
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 204 East Calder Way, Suite 208, State College, PA 16801, USA
    Addict Behav 34:219-22. 2009
    ..In addition, tests of discriminant, construct and predictive validities were also conducted. The STI demonstrated good reliability and validity for use in a college student population...
  24. pmc Are all negative consequences truly negative? Assessing variations among college students' perceptions of alcohol related consequences
    Kimberly A Mallett
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 204 Calder Way, Suite 208, State College, PA 16801, United States
    Addict Behav 33:1375-81. 2008
    ..Results are discussed in reference to improving brief alcohol interventions for college students...
  25. ncbi request reprint Examination of the short-term efficacy of a parent-based intervention to prevent skin cancer
    Rob Turrisi
    Penn State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Behav Med 27:393-412. 2004
    ..The findings are discussed in terms of reducing skin cancer risk behaviors of children via parent-based intervention approaches...
  26. ncbi request reprint Identifying theoretical predictors of risky alcohol use among noncollege emerging adults
    Nichole M Scaglione
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:765-9. 2013
    ..A secondary goal was to examine whether gender moderated the relationships between the psychosocial constructs and alcohol use...
  27. doi request reprint Optimizing timing and dosage: does parent type moderate the effects of variations of a parent-based intervention to reduce college student drinking?
    Lindsey Varvil-Weld
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, 219 Biobehavioral Health Building, University Park, PA, 16802, USA
    Prev Sci 15:94-102. 2014
    ..The findings are discussed with respect to optimal delivery and dosage of parent-based interventions for college student drinking. ..
  28. pmc Patterns of alcohol use and related consequences in non-college-attending emerging adults
    Michael J Cleveland
    The Prevention Research Center, The College of Health and Human Development, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:84-93. 2013
    ..The purpose of the current study was to identify latent classes of alcohol users among non-college-attending youth and examine correlates of class membership...
  29. pmc Enhancing patient motivation to reduce UV risk behaviors: assessing the interest and willingness of dermatologists to try a different approach
    Kimberly A Mallett
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, 204 E Calder Way, Ste 208, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:265-6. 2008
  30. pmc Brief report: tailgating as a unique context for parental modeling on college student alcohol use
    Caitlin Abar
    The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA 16801, USA
    J Adolesc 34:1103-6. 2011
    ..Tailgating at sporting events appears to be one such context where students perceive alcohol behaviors which they later model...
  31. pmc Social-cognitive correlates of protective drinking behaviors and alcohol-related consequences in college students
    Anne E Ray
    Biobehavioral Health and Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA 16801, United States
    Addict Behav 34:911-7. 2009
    ..05). These findings extend the literature on protective behaviors by providing insight as to their utility in preventing harm and why students choose to engage in these behaviors. Implications for interventions are also discussed...
  32. doi request reprint A comparison of the efficacy of an appearance-focused skin cancer intervention within indoor tanner subgroups identified by latent profile analysis
    Jerod Stapleton
    Department of Biobehavioral Health and the Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 16802, USA
    J Behav Med 33:181-90. 2010
    ..The intervention significantly reduced indoor tanning for the low-knowledge subgroup (34% of the sample). The utility of the subgroup approach in developing targeted behavioral skin cancer interventions is discussed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Are all alcohol and energy drink users the same? Examining individual variation in relation to alcohol mixed with energy drink use, risky drinking, and consequences
    Kimberly A Mallett
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University
    Psychol Addict Behav 28:97-104. 2014
    ..Screening students for AmED use could be used as a novel, inexpensive tool to identify high-risk drinkers for targeted interventions aimed at reducing alcohol consumption and related problems...
  34. ncbi request reprint How much does one more drink matter? Examining effects of event-level alcohol use and previous sexual victimization on sex-related consequences
    Nichole M Scaglione
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 75:241-8. 2014
    ..The current study used a diary-based approach to assess the event-level effect of alcohol use and previous adult/adolescent sexual victimization (PSV) on experiencing negative sex-related consequences in first-year college women...
  35. doi request reprint Peer crowd identification and indoor artificial UV tanning behavioral tendencies
    Jerod Stapleton
    Pennsylvania State University, USA
    J Health Psychol 13:940-5. 2008
    ..The findings are discussed in terms of implications for future skin cancer intervention efforts...
  36. pmc The impact of parental modeling and permissibility on alcohol use and experienced negative drinking consequences in college
    Caitlin Abar
    Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, 204 East Calder Way, Suite 208, State College, PA 16801, United States
    Addict Behav 34:542-7. 2009
    ..Parental modeled use of alcohol was also found to be a risk factor, with significant differences being seen across the gender of the parents and teens. Discussion focuses on risk factors and avenues for prevention research...
  37. ncbi request reprint How estimation of drinking influences alcohol-related consequences across the first year of college
    Brittney A Hultgren
    Prevention Research Center, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:1160-6. 2014
    ..The study also explored the association between psychosocial alcohol variables and underestimation or overestimation of drinker type...
  38. pmc Maternal and peer influences on drinking among Latino college students
    Lindsey Varvil-Weld
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, 219 Biobehavioral Health Building, University Park, PA 16802, United States Electronic address
    Addict Behav 39:246-52. 2014
    ..Findings indicate that previously identified maternal and peer influences are also relevant for Latino students and highlight future directions that would address the dearth of research in this area. ..
  39. ncbi request reprint Skin cancer risk behaviors: a conceptual framework for complex behavioral change
    Joel Hillhouse
    Arch Dermatol 141:1028-31. 2005
  40. pmc Progressing from light experimentation to heavy episodic drinking in early and middle adolescence
    Vincent Guilamo-Ramos
    School of Social Work, Columbia University, 622 West 113th Street, New York 10025, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:494-500. 2004
    ..The present study examined parental and peer influences, gender and grade level as predictors of such changes in adolescent alcohol consumption...
  41. ncbi request reprint Methods in skin cancer prevention: using a question-driven approach to guide the choice of assessment approaches
    Rob Turrisi
    Arch Dermatol 142:1348-50. 2006
  42. 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...
  43. ncbi request reprint Examination of mediating variables in a partner assistance intervention designed to increase performance of skin self-examination
    June K Robinson
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:391-7. 2007
    ....
  44. 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...
  45. ncbi request reprint Developmental considerations for substance use interventions from middle school through college
    ELIZABETH J D'AMICO
    RAND Corporation, Health Unit, 1776 Main Street, P O Box 2138, Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:474-83. 2005
    ..Dr. Kim Fromme provided concluding remarks...
  46. ncbi request reprint Skills training to learn discrimination of ABCDE criteria by those at risk of developing melanoma
    June K Robinson
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Dermatol 142:447-52. 2006
    ..To develop skin self-examination skills by improving the use of the ABCDE criteria by those at risk of developing melanoma...
  47. ncbi request reprint Association of frequent indoor UV tanning with seasonal affective disorder
    Joel Hillhouse
    Arch Dermatol 141:1465. 2005
  48. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a partner assistance intervention designed to increase skin self-examination performance
    June K Robinson
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:37-41. 2007
    ..To examine the role of partner assistance in learning and implementation of an intervention designed to promote skin self-examination (SSE) behaviors in persons at risk of developing melanoma...
  49. pmc Relationship and partner moderator variables increase self-efficacy of performing skin self-examination
    June K Robinson
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:755-62. 2008
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint College students' study time: course level, time of semester, and grade earned
    R Eric Landrum
    Department of Psychology, Boise State University, 1910 University Drive, Boise, ID 83725, USA
    Psychol Rep 98:675-82. 2006
    ..Results are discussed in terms of providing college students and faculty with recommendations about learning strategies and time spent studying...