Peter Nygaard

Summary

Affiliation: Prevention Research Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Students' experiences with web-based alcohol prevention: a qualitative evaluation of AlcoholEdu
    Peter Nygaard
    Prevention Research Center, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    J Drug Educ 42:137-58. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Why do they do it? A qualitative study of adolescent drinking and driving
    Peter Nygaard
    Prevention Research Center, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:835-63. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Focus on secondary prevention: implications of a study on intervention in social networks
    Peter Nygaard
    Prevention Research Center, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 41:1719-33. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Archival data: collection and use in community alcohol projects
    Peter Nygaard
    Prevention Research Center, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 42:1945-53. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Use and barriers to use of screening and brief interventions for alcohol problems among Norwegian general practitioners
    Peter Nygaard
    Prevention Research Center, 1995 University Avenue, Suite 450, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 45:207-12. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Barriers to implementing screening and brief interventions in general practice: findings from a qualitative study in Norway
    Peter Nygaard
    1Norwegian Institute for Alcohol and Drug Research SIRUS, P B 565 Sentrum, 0105 Oslo, Norway
    Alcohol Alcohol 46:52-60. 2011
  7. pmc Identifying social mechanisms for the prevention of adolescent drinking and driving
    Meng Jinn Chen
    Prevention Research Center, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 1995 University Ave, Suite 450, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 40:576-85. 2008

Research Grants

  1. Drinking Careers: The Role of Social Networks
    Peter Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Students' experiences with web-based alcohol prevention: a qualitative evaluation of AlcoholEdu
    Peter Nygaard
    Prevention Research Center, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    J Drug Educ 42:137-58. 2012
    ..To provide more in-depth information about students' experiences with AlcoholEdu and in particular to assess if students perceive that the course gives them tools to better control their drinking-related behavior...
  2. ncbi request reprint Why do they do it? A qualitative study of adolescent drinking and driving
    Peter Nygaard
    Prevention Research Center, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:835-63. 2003
    ..However, findings also indicate that increased enforcement of the laws may be helpful in preventing young people from getting involved in drinking and driving...
  3. ncbi request reprint Focus on secondary prevention: implications of a study on intervention in social networks
    Peter Nygaard
    Prevention Research Center, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 41:1719-33. 2006
    ..These findings and the perspectives for SBI are discussed. Recommendations for further research are also presented...
  4. ncbi request reprint Archival data: collection and use in community alcohol projects
    Peter Nygaard
    Prevention Research Center, Berkeley, California 94704, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 42:1945-53. 2007
    ..This article discusses strategies for collecting data, obstacles related to collecting them, solutions to these obstacles, and communication with partners on the campuses. The study's limitations are noted...
  5. doi request reprint Use and barriers to use of screening and brief interventions for alcohol problems among Norwegian general practitioners
    Peter Nygaard
    Prevention Research Center, 1995 University Avenue, Suite 450, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 45:207-12. 2010
    ..To investigate the use and the obstacles to use of screening and brief interventions (SBI) for alcohol misuse among Norwegian general practitioners (GP)...
  6. doi request reprint Barriers to implementing screening and brief interventions in general practice: findings from a qualitative study in Norway
    Peter Nygaard
    1Norwegian Institute for Alcohol and Drug Research SIRUS, P B 565 Sentrum, 0105 Oslo, Norway
    Alcohol Alcohol 46:52-60. 2011
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  7. pmc Identifying social mechanisms for the prevention of adolescent drinking and driving
    Meng Jinn Chen
    Prevention Research Center, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 1995 University Ave, Suite 450, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 40:576-85. 2008
    ..Parental monitoring may also foster beliefs about the risks of DUI. Conversely, parents' own DUI behavior may normalize drinking and DUI behaviors, thus countering monitoring efforts...

Research Grants1

  1. Drinking Careers: The Role of Social Networks
    Peter Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..By providing information on the specifics about the role of social networks, this complicated relation can be drawn into treatment programs, and the influence of the environment can be targeted directly. ..