DOLORES ALBARRACIN

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Immediate increase in food intake following exercise messages
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1451-2. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Beyond the most willing audiences: a meta-intervention to increase exposure to HIV-prevention programs by vulnerable populations
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Health Psychol 27:638-44. 2008
  3. pmc Increasing and decreasing motor and cognitive output: a model of general action and inaction goals
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:510-23. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Feeling validated versus being correct: a meta-analysis of selective exposure to information
    William Hart
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Psychol Bull 135:555-88. 2009
  5. pmc Nature, decay, and spiraling of the effects of fear-inducing arguments and HIV counseling and testing: a meta-analysis of the short- and long-term outcomes of HIV-prevention interventions
    Allison Earl
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainsville, FL 32608, USA
    Health Psychol 26:496-506. 2007
  6. pmc The time for doing is not the time for change: effects of general action and inaction goals on attitude retrieval and attitude change
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 100:983-98. 2011
  7. pmc Participation in counseling programs: high-risk participants are reluctant to accept HIV-prevention counseling
    Allison Earl
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:668-79. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Who participates in which health promotion programs? A meta-analysis of motivations underlying enrollment and retention in HIV-prevention interventions
    Kenji Noguchi
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville 32611, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:955-75. 2007
  9. pmc The effects of chronic achievement motivation and achievement primes on the activation of achievement and fun goals
    William Hart
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:1129-41. 2009
  10. pmc Motivating goal-directed behavior through introspective self-talk: the role of the interrogative form of simple future tense
    Ibrahim Senay
    University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Department of Psychology, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:499-504. 2010

Research Grants

  1. COGNITIVE STRUCTURE AND CHANGE IN MARITAL SATISFACTION
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Behavior Change Theory to HIV Prevention
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Immediate increase in food intake following exercise messages
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1451-2. 2009
    ..g., "active"). These inadvertent effects may explain the limited efficacy of exercise-promotion programs for weight loss, particularly when systematic dietary guidelines are absent...
  2. doi request reprint Beyond the most willing audiences: a meta-intervention to increase exposure to HIV-prevention programs by vulnerable populations
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Health Psychol 27:638-44. 2008
    ..Thus, a meta-intervention was designed to increase participation by an audience of infrequent condom users in Florida...
  3. pmc Increasing and decreasing motor and cognitive output: a model of general action and inaction goals
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:510-23. 2008
    ..Specifically, these last 2 studies confirmed that participants were motivated to achieve active or inactive states and that attaining them decreased the effects of the primes on behavior...
  4. doi request reprint Feeling validated versus being correct: a meta-analysis of selective exposure to information
    William Hart
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Psychol Bull 135:555-88. 2009
    ..In support of the importance of accuracy motivation, an uncongeniality bias emerged when uncongenial information was relevant to accomplishing a current goal...
  5. pmc Nature, decay, and spiraling of the effects of fear-inducing arguments and HIV counseling and testing: a meta-analysis of the short- and long-term outcomes of HIV-prevention interventions
    Allison Earl
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainsville, FL 32608, USA
    Health Psychol 26:496-506. 2007
    ..To examine the long-term efficacy of both fear-inducing arguments and HIV counseling and testing at encouraging and maintaining knowledge about HIV transmission and prevention, as well as condom use...
  6. pmc The time for doing is not the time for change: effects of general action and inaction goals on attitude retrieval and attitude change
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 100:983-98. 2011
    ..Finally, Experiment 7 validated the assumption that these goal effects can be reduced or reversed when the goals have already been satisfied by an intervening task...
  7. pmc Participation in counseling programs: high-risk participants are reluctant to accept HIV-prevention counseling
    Allison Earl
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:668-79. 2009
    ..Methods to reduce barriers to recruitment of clients for counseling programs are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Who participates in which health promotion programs? A meta-analysis of motivations underlying enrollment and retention in HIV-prevention interventions
    Kenji Noguchi
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville 32611, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:955-75. 2007
    ..The influence of characteristics of participants, the intervention, and the recruit procedure are reported...
  9. pmc The effects of chronic achievement motivation and achievement primes on the activation of achievement and fun goals
    William Hart
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:1129-41. 2009
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  10. pmc Motivating goal-directed behavior through introspective self-talk: the role of the interrogative form of simple future tense
    Ibrahim Senay
    University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Department of Psychology, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:499-504. 2010
    ..This effect was found to be mediated by the intrinsic motivation for action and moderated by the salience of the word order of the primes...
  11. pmc Material and social incentives to participation in behavioral interventions: a meta-analysis of gender disparities in enrollment and retention in experimental human immunodeficiency virus prevention interventions
    Marta R Durantini
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, PO Box 112260, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Health Psychol 28:631-40. 2009
    ..A meta-analysis was conducted to test theoretical hypotheses about the predictors of enrollment and completion of condom-use-promotion interventions among men and women...
  12. doi request reprint Participating in politics resembles physical activity: general action patterns in international archives, United States archives, and experiments
    Kenji Noguchi
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, 730 East Beach Blvd, Long Beach, MS 39560, USA
    Psychol Sci 22:235-42. 2011
    ..g., relax, stop). These studies suggest that political participation can be predicted from general tendencies toward activity present at the national and state levels, as well as from verbal prompts suggestive of activity...
  13. pmc A test of major assumptions about behavior change: a comprehensive look at the effects of passive and active HIV-prevention interventions since the beginning of the epidemic
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Psychol Bull 131:856-97. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint Forming attitudes that predict future behavior: a meta-analysis of the attitude-behavior relation
    Laura R Glasman
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Psychol Bull 132:778-822. 2006
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  15. pmc Modeling structural, dyadic, and individual factors: the inclusion and exclusion model of HIV related behavior
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois, 603 E Daniel St, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:239-49. 2010
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  16. pmc Positive mood + action = negative mood + inaction: effects of general action and inaction concepts on decisions and performance as a function of affect
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Emotion 11:951-7. 2011
    ..Overall, the findings supported an interactive model by which action concepts and positive affect produce the same increases in active behavior as inaction concepts and negative affect...
  17. ncbi request reprint Conceptualizing the Influence of Social Agents of Behavior Change: A Meta-Analysis of the Effectiveness of HIV-Prevention Interventionists for Different Groups
    Marta R Durantini
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    Psychol Bull 132:212-48. 2006
    ..In addition, they suggest the need to ensure the availability of health professionals from diverse demographic and behavioral backgrounds...
  18. pmc Men and women have specific needs that facilitate enrollment in HIV-prevention counseling
    Marta R Durantini
    Department of Social Work, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL, USA
    AIDS Care 24:1197-203. 2012
    ..This study suggests that broad, gender-specific population needs must be competently addressed within HIV-prevention programs and may be strategically used to increase program enrollment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Associating versus proposing or associating what we propose: comment on Gawronski and Bodenhausen (2006)
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Psychol Bull 132:732-5; discussion 745-50. 2006
    ..Implications of this alternative definition for the phenomenology of thought and for social psychology are discussed...
  20. pmc Learning about what others were doing: verb aspect and attributions of mundane and criminal intent for past actions
    William Hart
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, PO Box 873048, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
    Psychol Sci 22:261-6. 2011
    ..Understanding the possible intentions of others is fundamental to social interaction, and our findings show that verb aspect can profoundly influence this process...
  21. ncbi request reprint The role of defensive confidence in preference for proattitudinal information: how believing that one is strong can sometimes be a defensive weakness
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    University of Florida, Department of Psychology, Gainesville, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 30:1565-84. 2004
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  22. pmc The sleeper effect in persuasion: a meta-analytic review
    G Tarcan Kumkale
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611 2250, USA
    Psychol Bull 130:143-72. 2004
    ..These results are discussed in light of classic and contemporary models of attitudes and persuasion...
  23. pmc What I was doing versus what I did: verb aspect influences memory and future actions
    William Hart
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Psychol Sci 20:238-44. 2009
    ..Thus, the effects of aspect are moderated by memory decay and are behavior-specific...
  24. pmc Are we going to close social gaps in HIV? Likely effects of behavioral HIV-prevention interventions on health disparities
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Champaign, IL, USA
    Psychol Health Med 15:694-719. 2010
    ..g. gender), there was no behavior change bias for men who have sex with men, younger individuals changed their behavior more than older individuals, and African-Americans changed their behavior less than other groups...
  25. ncbi request reprint Maintenance and decay of past behavior influences: anchoring attitudes on beliefs following inconsistent actions
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, FL 32611, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 31:719-33. 2005
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  26. ncbi request reprint Persuasive communications to change actions: an analysis of behavioral and cognitive impact in HIV prevention
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN
    Department of Psychology, University of Florida, Gainesville 32611, USA
    Health Psychol 22:166-77. 2003
    ..Results are discussed in the context of theories of human behavior and change and in reference to HIV-prevention interventions...

Research Grants5

  1. COGNITIVE STRUCTURE AND CHANGE IN MARITAL SATISFACTION
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  2. Behavior Change Theory to HIV Prevention
    DOLORES ALBARRACIN; Fiscal Year: 2007
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