Amelia M Arria

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Nonmedical use of prescription stimulants among college students: associations with attention-deficit-hyperactivity disorder and polydrug use
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 28:156-69. 2008
  2. pmc Suicide ideation among college students: a multivariate analysis
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 4321 Hartwick Rd, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 13:230-46. 2009
  3. ncbi Drug treatment completion and post-discharge employment in the TOPPS-II Interstate Cooperative Study
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, College Park, MD 20745, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 25:9-18. 2003
  4. pmc High school drinking mediates the relationship between parental monitoring and college drinking: a longitudinal analysis
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research CESAR, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 3:6. 2008
  5. pmc Perceived harmfulness predicts nonmedical use of prescription drugs among college students: interactions with sensation-seeking
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, 4321 Hartwick Rd, Suite 501, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Prev Sci 9:191-201. 2008
  6. pmc Drug exposure opportunities and use patterns among college students: results of a longitudinal prospective cohort study
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research CESAR, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Subst Abus 29:19-38. 2008
  7. pmc Nonmedical use of prescription stimulants among students
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland College Park, 20740, USA
    Pediatr Ann 35:565-71. 2006
  8. ncbi Methamphetamine and other substance use during pregnancy: preliminary estimates from the Infant Development, Environment, and Lifestyle (IDEAL) study
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:293-302. 2006
  9. ncbi Buprenorphine treatment of opioid-dependent pregnant women: a comprehensive review
    Hendree E Jones
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Addiction 107:5-27. 2012
  10. pmc College students rarely seek help despite serious substance use problems
    Kimberly M Caldeira
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:368-78. 2009

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Publications49

  1. pmc Nonmedical use of prescription stimulants among college students: associations with attention-deficit-hyperactivity disorder and polydrug use
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 28:156-69. 2008
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  2. pmc Suicide ideation among college students: a multivariate analysis
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 4321 Hartwick Rd, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 13:230-46. 2009
    ..Alcohol use disorder was also independently associated with suicide ideation, while parental conflict was not. Results highlight potential targets for early intervention among college students...
  3. ncbi Drug treatment completion and post-discharge employment in the TOPPS-II Interstate Cooperative Study
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, College Park, MD 20745, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 25:9-18. 2003
    ..These findings were consistent across the three project states with different client populations, treatment delivery systems, and labor markets...
  4. pmc High school drinking mediates the relationship between parental monitoring and college drinking: a longitudinal analysis
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research CESAR, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 3:6. 2008
    ..This study examined whether parental monitoring indirectly exerts a protective effect on college drinking by reducing high school alcohol consumption...
  5. pmc Perceived harmfulness predicts nonmedical use of prescription drugs among college students: interactions with sensation-seeking
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, 4321 Hartwick Rd, Suite 501, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Prev Sci 9:191-201. 2008
    ..Increasing perceived harmfulness may be a viable prevention strategy for most students, but alternative approaches might need to be developed that are tailored to high sensation-seekers...
  6. pmc Drug exposure opportunities and use patterns among college students: results of a longitudinal prospective cohort study
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research CESAR, University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Subst Abus 29:19-38. 2008
    ..Implications for prevention and early intervention are discussed...
  7. pmc Nonmedical use of prescription stimulants among students
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland College Park, 20740, USA
    Pediatr Ann 35:565-71. 2006
    ..Because heavy drinking is known to be associated with a wide variety of negative consequences, it is important to learn more about this particular interaction so that appropriate prevention initiatives can be developed...
  8. ncbi Methamphetamine and other substance use during pregnancy: preliminary estimates from the Infant Development, Environment, and Lifestyle (IDEAL) study
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:293-302. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the prevalence and correlates of alcohol, tobacco, and other substance use-including methamphetamine-during pregnancy...
  9. ncbi Buprenorphine treatment of opioid-dependent pregnant women: a comprehensive review
    Hendree E Jones
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Addiction 107:5-27. 2012
    ..This paper reviews the published literature regarding outcomes following maternal treatment with buprenorphine in five areas: maternal efficacy, fetal effects, neonatal effects, effects on breast milk and longer-term developmental effects...
  10. pmc College students rarely seek help despite serious substance use problems
    Kimberly M Caldeira
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:368-78. 2009
    ..0%), and 12-step programs (18.9%). College students have high rates of substance use problems but rarely recognize a need for treatment or seek help. Results highlight the opportunity for early intervention with college students with SUD...
  11. ncbi Maternal Opioid Treatment: Human Experimental Research (MOTHER)--approach, issues and lessons learned
    Hendree E Jones
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Addiction 107:28-35. 2012
    ..This study is the most current--and single most comprehensive--research effort to investigate the safety and efficacy of maternal and prenatal exposure to methadone and buprenorphine...
  12. pmc The social context of cannabis use: relationship to cannabis use disorders and depressive symptoms among college students
    Kenneth H Beck
    University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Public and Community Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Addict Behav 34:764-8. 2009
    ..These findings highlight the importance of examining the social contextual factors relating to substance use among college students...
  13. pmc Sharing and selling of prescription medications in a college student sample
    Laura M Garnier
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:262-9. 2010
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  14. pmc Marijuana use trajectories during the post-college transition: health outcomes in young adulthood
    Kimberly M Caldeira
    Center on Young Adult Health and Development, University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Family Science, 1142 School of Public Health Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:267-75. 2012
    ..Despite the relatively high prevalence of marijuana use among college students, little information exists regarding health outcomes associated with different use patterns or trajectories...
  15. pmc Discontinuous college enrollment: associations with substance use and mental health
    Amelia M Arria
    Center on Young Adult Health and Development, Department of Family Science, University of Maryland School of Public Health, 1142 School of Public Health Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:165-72. 2013
    ..This study examined the prospective relationship of substance use and mental health problems with risk of discontinuous enrollment in college...
  16. pmc Social contexts of drinking and subsequent alcohol use disorder among college students
    Kenneth H Beck
    Department of Behavioral and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 39:38-43. 2013
    ..Previous research has suggested important contextual factors that can differentiate problem and nonproblem drinkers...
  17. pmc Drug use patterns and continuous enrollment in college: results from a longitudinal study
    Amelia M Arria
    Center on Young Adult Health and Development, University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Family Science, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:71-83. 2013
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  18. pmc Dispelling the myth of "smart drugs": cannabis and alcohol use problems predict nonmedical use of prescription stimulants for studying
    Amelia M Arria
    Center on Young Adult Health and Development, University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Family Science, 1142 School of Public Health Building, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Addict Behav 38:1643-50. 2013
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  19. pmc Help seeking and mental health service utilization among college students with a history of suicide ideation
    Amelia M Arria
    Department ofFamily Science, University of MarylandSchool of Public Health, College Park, MD20742, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1510-3. 2011
    ..This study examined help seeking among 158 college students with a lifetime history of suicide ideation...
  20. pmc Substance-related traffic-risk behaviors among college students
    Amelia M Arria
    Center on Young Adult Health and Development, University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Family Science, 8400 Baltimore Avenue, Suite 100, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 118:306-12. 2011
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  21. pmc College students' use of cocaine: results from a longitudinal study
    Sarah J Kasperski
    University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Family Science, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Addict Behav 36:408-11. 2011
    ..05). Gender differences in typical cocaine dosage were not apparent. College administrators and health providers should be aware of the prevalence of cocaine use among student populations and design strategies to address the problem...
  22. pmc Trends in alcohol-related traffic risk behaviors among college students
    Kenneth H Beck
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1472-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to examine the change in these various alcohol-related traffic risk behaviors as students progressed through their college experience...
  23. pmc Persistent nonmedical use of prescription stimulants among college students: possible association with ADHD symptoms
    Amelia M Arria
    Center on Young Adult Health and Development, University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Family Science, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    J Atten Disord 15:347-56. 2011
    ..To investigate the possible association between untreated ADHD symptoms (as measured by the Adult ADHD Self-Report Scale) and persistent nonmedical use of prescription stimulants...
  24. pmc Nonmedical prescription analgesic use and concurrent alcohol consumption among college students
    Laura M Garnier
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park, 20740, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:334-8. 2009
    ..Research has linked heavy alcohol use with nonmedical prescription analgesic use, but no studies have focused on concurrent use...
  25. pmc HIV testing in recent college students: prevalence and correlates
    Kimberly M Caldeira
    Center on Young Adult Health and Development, University of Maryland School of Public Health, Department of Family Science, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 24:363-76. 2012
    ..Women were more likely than men to be tested for HIV despite similar levels of risky sex. Results demonstrate the feasibility of achieving high HIV testing rates in a college population...
  26. pmc Cigarette smoking among college students: longitudinal trajectories and health outcomes
    Kimberly M Caldeira
    Center on Young Adult Health and Development, Department of Family Science, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:777-85. 2012
    ..S. college-aged individuals. It is unclear whether intermittent smokers maintain their use over time or are transitioning to daily use or nonuse, and whether they experience more adverse health outcomes than nonsmokers...
  27. pmc Measuring liability for substance use disorder among college students: implications for screening and early intervention
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research CESAR, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:233-41. 2009
    ..Current methods to screen and identify college students at-risk for the development of substance use disorders (SUD) are somewhat limited...
  28. pmc Social context of drinking and alcohol problems among college students
    Kenneth H Beck
    Department of Public and Community Health, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Am J Health Behav 32:420-30. 2008
    ..To examine how social contexts of drinking are related to alcohol use disorders, other alcohol-related problems, and depression among college students...
  29. pmc Energy drink consumption and increased risk for alcohol dependence
    Amelia M Arria
    Center on Young Adult Health and Development, Department of Family Science, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, 20740, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:365-75. 2011
    ..This study investigated the extent to which energy drink use might pose additional risk for alcohol dependence over and above that from known risk factors...
  30. pmc Drug use patterns in young adulthood and post-college employment
    Amelia M Arria
    University of Maryland, School of Public Health, Center on Young Adult Health and Development, Department of Family Science, College Park, MD 20742, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 127:23-30. 2013
    ..Second, we estimate the prevalence of alcohol and other drug use disorders among employed individuals...
  31. pmc Nonmedical use of prescription stimulants during college: four-year trends in exposure opportunity, use, motives, and sources
    Laura M Garnier-Dykstra
    Center on Young Adult Health and Development, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    J Am Coll Health 60:226-34. 2012
    ..Examine trends in nonmedical use of prescription stimulants (NPS), including motives, routes of administration, sources, cost, and risk factors...
  32. pmc The occurrence of cannabis use disorders and other cannabis-related problems among first-year college students
    Kimberly M Caldeira
    University of Maryland College Park, Center for Substance Abuse Research, 4321 Hartwick Road, Suite 501, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    Addict Behav 33:397-411. 2008
    ..Even in the absence of disorder, users appear to be at risk for potentially serious cannabis-related problems. Implications for prevention, service delivery, and future research are discussed...
  33. pmc Evidence for significant polydrug use among ecstasy-using college students
    Eric D Wish
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park 20740, USA
    J Am Coll Health 55:99-104. 2006
    ..10%), LSD (38% vs. 5%), cocaine (46% vs 2%), and heroin (17% vs 1%) in the past year. Significant polydrug use among college student ecstasy users has important implications for their substance abuse treatment...
  34. pmc Self-reported adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms among college students
    Laura M Garnier-Dykstra
    Center on Young Adult Health and Development, Department of Family Science, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Am Coll Health 59:133-6. 2010
    ..Report the distribution of scores from the Adult ADHD Self-Report Scale (ASRS) and estimate the prevalence of self-reported attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms as compared to clinical diagnoses...
  35. pmc Prescription analgesic use among young adults: adherence to physician instructions and diversion
    Amelia M Arria
    Center on Young Adult Health and Development, Department of Family Science, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, Maryland, USA
    Pain Med 12:898-903. 2011
    ..To understand the extent to which medication adherence was related to diversion of prescription analgesics...
  36. pmc Identification of prenatal amphetamines exposure by maternal interview and meconium toxicology in the Infant Development, Environment and Lifestyle (IDEAL) study
    Teresa R Gray
    Chemistry and Drug Metabolism, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ther Drug Monit 31:769-75. 2009
    ..Low confirmation rates in meconium reinforce the need for confirmatory testing following positive screening results and additional research to identify alternative biomarkers...
  37. pmc Increased alcohol consumption, nonmedical prescription drug use, and illicit drug use are associated with energy drink consumption among college students
    Amelia M Arria
    Center for Substance Abuse Research CESAR, University of Maryland, 4321 Hartwick Road, Suite 501, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Addict Med 4:74-80. 2010
    ..This longitudinal study examined the prevalence and correlates of energy drink use among college students, and investigated its possible prospective associations with subsequent drug use, including nonmedical prescription drug use...
  38. pmc An in-depth qualitative examination of the ecstasy experience: results of a focus group with ecstasy-using college students
    Kira B Levy
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 40:1427-41. 2005
    ..Participants varied in their motivation for quitting ecstasy use, including negative personal experiences while using ecstasy, health concerns, and addiction/tolerance. Implications for prevention and intervention are discussed...
  39. pmc Providing alcohol to underage youth: the view from young adulthood
    Amelia M Arria
    Department of Behavioral and Community Health, Center on Young Adult Health and Development CYAHD, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, Maryland
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:1790-8. 2014
    ..Many underage drinkers obtain alcohol from legal-age family, friends, and acquaintances. This study aimed to understand the attitudes and behaviors of young adults related to providing alcohol to underage drinkers...
  40. ncbi The pediatric forum: ecstasy use among club rave attendees
    Amelia M Arria
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:295-6. 2002
  41. pmc False identification use among college students increases the risk for alcohol use disorder: results of a longitudinal study
    Amelia M Arria
    Treatment Research Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Center on Young Adult Health and Development, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, Maryland
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:834-43. 2014
    ..While false ID use is associated with high-risk drinking patterns, its association with alcohol use disorder (AUD), independent of other risk factors, has not been firmly established...
  42. ncbi Distance traveled to outpatient drug treatment and client retention
    Kyle Beardsley
    Center for Substance Abuse Research CESAR, University of Maryland, 4321 Hartwick Rd, Suite 501, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 25:279-85. 2003
    ..These findings have important implications for the geographic placement of new treatment facilities, as well as the provision of transportation services to maximize treatment retention...
  43. pmc Neonatal abstinence syndrome after methadone or buprenorphine exposure
    Hendree E Jones
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:2320-31. 2010
    ..Buprenorphine, a partial mu-opioid agonist, is an alternative treatment for opioid dependence but has not been extensively studied in pregnancy...
  44. pmc Nonmedical prescription stimulant use among college students: why we need to do something and what we need to do
    Amelia M Arria
    Department of Family Science, Center on Young Adult Health and Development, University of Maryland School of Public Health, College Park, MD, USA
    J Addict Dis 29:417-26. 2010
    ..Strategies to reduce nonmedical use of prescription stimulants might have direct application to the abuse of other prescription drugs, including opiates...
  45. ncbi Estimating the prevalence of Ecstasy use among juvenile offenders
    George S Yacoubian
    Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland 20740, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 34:209-13. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that the recent use of Ecstasy among juvenile offenders is higher than estimated use in the general student population, and that youthful offenders may represent an important population for potential intervention...
  46. pmc Random student drug testing as a school-based drug prevention strategy
    Robert L DuPont
    Institute for Behavior and Health, Inc, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Addiction 108:839-45. 2013
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  47. ncbi Suicidal ideation among African-American non-injection drug users
    Jennifer R Havens
    University of Kentucky, Center on Drug and Alcohol Research, 915B S Limestone, Lexington, KY 40536 9824, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:110-5. 2005
    ..93, 95% confidence interval = 1.25, 6.88). Our findings underscore the need to integrate treatment for psychiatric comorbidity and drug dependence and target these services toward young, African-American drug users...
  48. ncbi Civil legal needs of individuals in drug treatment
    Ellen Weber
    University of Maryland School of Law, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:205-11. 2005
    ..While preliminary in nature, the pilot study suggests that a significant proportion of treatment clients have civil legal problems and that treatment programs could help clients identify legal problems and resources for assistance...
  49. ncbi Neighborhood environment and opportunity to try methamphetamine ("ice") and marijuana: evidence from Guam in the Western Pacific region of Micronesia
    Carla L Storr
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 39:253-76. 2004
    ..This study adds new evidence on the potential importance of environmental and psychosocial contexts of neighborhood environment that might help account for the nonrandom distribution of youthful drug involvement...

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