Michael T Stephenson

Summary

Affiliation: Texas A and M University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint On the use of structural equation modeling in health communication research
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, 77843 4234, USA
    Health Commun 20:159-67. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Authoritative parenting and sensation seeking as predictors of adolescent cigarette and marijuana use
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 4234, USA
    J Drug Educ 36:247-70. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Parent ads in the National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 4234, USA
    J Health Commun 10:701-10. 2005
  4. pmc The reliability and validity of the Brief Sensation Seeking Scale (BSSS-8) with young adult Latino workers: implications for tobacco and alcohol disparity research
    Michael T Stephenson
    Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Addiction 102:79-91. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Authoritative parenting and drug-prevention practices: implications for antidrug ads for parents
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Health Commun 17:301-21. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Using persuasive messages to encourage voluntary hearing protection among coal miners
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, 4234 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    J Safety Res 36:9-17. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Mass media strategies targeting high sensation seekers: what works and why
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Am J Health Behav 27:S233-8. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Brief measures of sensation seeking for screening and large-scale surveys
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, 4234 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 72:279-86. 2003
  9. pmc Effects of the Office of National Drug Control Policy's Marijuana Initiative Campaign on high-sensation-seeking adolescents
    Philip Palmgreen
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1644-9. 2007
  10. doi request reprint An examination of antecedents to coal miners' hearing protection behaviors: a test of the theory of planned behavior
    Brian L Quick
    Department of Communication, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    J Safety Res 39:329-38. 2008

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint On the use of structural equation modeling in health communication research
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, 77843 4234, USA
    Health Commun 20:159-67. 2006
    ..Moreover, the authors articulate the possibility for examining communication as an agent, mediator, and an outcome. Finally, they review the application of SEM to recursive models, interactions, and confirmatory factor analysis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Authoritative parenting and sensation seeking as predictors of adolescent cigarette and marijuana use
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 4234, USA
    J Drug Educ 36:247-70. 2006
    ..Further, authoritative parenting was a stronger influence than sensation seeking on cigarette-related outcomes with just the opposite effect observed for marijuana-related outcomes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Parent ads in the National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, Texas 77843 4234, USA
    J Health Commun 10:701-10. 2005
    ..Marijuana and inhalant ads largely were risk based, while general drug messages focused on monitoring, parent-child discussions or positive involvement practices...
  4. pmc The reliability and validity of the Brief Sensation Seeking Scale (BSSS-8) with young adult Latino workers: implications for tobacco and alcohol disparity research
    Michael T Stephenson
    Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Addiction 102:79-91. 2007
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  5. ncbi request reprint Authoritative parenting and drug-prevention practices: implications for antidrug ads for parents
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Health Commun 17:301-21. 2005
    ..The utility of these findings in helping design and target antidrug messages for parents more effectively is discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Using persuasive messages to encourage voluntary hearing protection among coal miners
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, 4234 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    J Safety Res 36:9-17. 2005
    ..This longitudinal field study was designed to encourage Appalachian coal miners in West Virginia and Pennsylvania to engage in hearing-protection behaviors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mass media strategies targeting high sensation seekers: what works and why
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Am J Health Behav 27:S233-8. 2003
    ..To examine strategies for using the mass media effectively in drug prevention campaigns targeting high sensation seekers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Brief measures of sensation seeking for screening and large-scale surveys
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, 4234 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 72:279-86. 2003
    ..Both indices performed in ways remarkably similar to the established measures of sensation seeking and should prove useful for future research involving risky health behaviors...
  9. pmc Effects of the Office of National Drug Control Policy's Marijuana Initiative Campaign on high-sensation-seeking adolescents
    Philip Palmgreen
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0042, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1644-9. 2007
    ..We evaluated the effects of the Marijuana Initiative portion of the Office of National Drug Control Policy's National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign on high-sensation-seeking and low-sensation-seeking adolescents...
  10. doi request reprint An examination of antecedents to coal miners' hearing protection behaviors: a test of the theory of planned behavior
    Brian L Quick
    Department of Communication, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    J Safety Res 39:329-38. 2008
    ..The present investigation examines three antecedents believed to be associated with miner's use of hearing protection...
  11. ncbi request reprint Perceived message sensation value (PMSV) and the dimensions and validation of a PMSV scale
    Philip Palmgreen
    Department of Communication, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0042, USA
    Health Commun 14:403-28. 2002
    ..Study 1 also examined cognitive, narrative, and sensory PSA processing, which were found to be positively associated with total PMSV and the Arousal and Dramatic Impact dimensions of PSMV for both HSS and LSS...
  12. doi request reprint In their own words: the reasons why people will (not) sign an organ donor card
    Susan E Morgan
    Department of Communication, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Health Commun 23:23-33. 2008
    ..These findings both support and contradict past studies based on quantitative survey data. Implications for the construction of more effective future organ donor campaigns are discussed...
  13. doi request reprint The role of religiosity, religious norms, subjective norms, and bodily integrity in signing an organ donor card
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4234, USA
    Health Commun 23:436-47. 2008
    ..Finally, the results reveal a strong direct and indirect effect of bodily integrity on intent to donate...
  14. ncbi request reprint Family discussions about organ donation: how the media influences opinions about donation decisions
    Susan E Morgan
    Department of Communication, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Clin Transplant 19:674-82. 2005
    ..Therefore, such myths must be countered effectively if greater consent for organ donation is to be attained...
  15. ncbi request reprint Authoritative parenting and issue involvement as indicators of ad recall: an empirical investigation of anti-drug ads for parents
    Brian L Quick
    School of Communication Studies, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Health Commun 22:25-35. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Predictors of exposure from an antimarijuana media campaign: outcome research assessing sensation seeking targeting
    Michael T Stephenson
    Department of Communication University of Missouri Columbia, 65211 2310, USA
    Health Commun 14:23-43. 2002
    ..Implications for designing future antimarijuana messages based on these findings are discussed...
  17. doi request reprint Facts versus 'Feelings': how rational is the decision to become an organ donor?
    Susan E Morgan
    Department of Communication corrected Purdue University, Beering Hall Room 2114 corrected West Lafayette, IN 47907 2098 USA
    J Health Psychol 13:644-58. 2008
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