WILLIAM GEORGE

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Understanding acute alcohol effects on sexual behavior
    W H George
    Department of Psychology, Box 351525, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Annu Rev Sex Res 11:92-124. 2000
  2. doi request reprint Later that night: descending alcohol intoxication and men's sexual arousal
    William H George
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Mens Health 2:76-86. 2008
  3. pmc Women's sexual arousal: effects of high alcohol dosages and self-control instructions
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Horm Behav 59:730-8. 2011
  4. pmc Indirect effects of acute alcohol intoxication on sexual risk-taking: The roles of subjective and physiological sexual arousal
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195 1525, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:498-513. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Postdrinking sexual perceptions and behaviors toward another person: alcohol expectancy set and gender differences
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Sex Res 43:282-91. 2006
  6. pmc Alcohol and erectile response: the effects of high dosage in the context of demands to maximize sexual arousal
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 14:461-70. 2006
  7. pmc Effects of relationship motivation, partner familiarity, and alcohol on women's risky sexual decision making
    Tina Zawacki
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78210, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 35:723-36. 2009
  8. pmc Women's awareness of and discomfort with sexual assault cues: effects of alcohol consumption and relationship type
    Kelly Cue Davis
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, USA
    Violence Against Women 15:1106-25. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Do hostile sexual beliefs affect men's perceptions of sexual-interest messages?
    Peter A Lopez
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Chico 95929 0234, USA
    Violence Vict 22:226-42. 2007
  10. pmc Cognitive mediation of alcohol's effects on women's in-the-moment sexual decision making
    Jeanette Norris
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105 4631, USA
    Health Psychol 28:20-8. 2009

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Understanding acute alcohol effects on sexual behavior
    W H George
    Department of Psychology, Box 351525, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Annu Rev Sex Res 11:92-124. 2000
    ..Expectancy models seem to account well for postdrinking sexual reactions and perceptions. Overall, myopia analyses seem to offer the most persuasive explanations of postdrinking expressions of sexual risk taking and sexual assault...
  2. doi request reprint Later that night: descending alcohol intoxication and men's sexual arousal
    William H George
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Mens Health 2:76-86. 2008
    ..It may depend on whether blood alcohol level is ascending or descending and whether the situation calls for maximizing or suppressing erection...
  3. pmc Women's sexual arousal: effects of high alcohol dosages and self-control instructions
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Horm Behav 59:730-8. 2011
    ..The findings highlight the importance of dosage and contextual factors in alcohol's impact on the variability of women's sexual responding...
  4. pmc Indirect effects of acute alcohol intoxication on sexual risk-taking: The roles of subjective and physiological sexual arousal
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195 1525, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:498-513. 2009
    ..Implications for alcohol myopia theory and prevention interventions are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Postdrinking sexual perceptions and behaviors toward another person: alcohol expectancy set and gender differences
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Sex Res 43:282-91. 2006
    ..Sexual perceptions and erotica showing behavior were correlated significantly and positively. These findings are discussed in terms of implications for postdrinking heterosexual encounters...
  6. pmc Alcohol and erectile response: the effects of high dosage in the context of demands to maximize sexual arousal
    William H George
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 14:461-70. 2006
    ..Overall, alcohol and arousal instructions had small but discernible effects. Findings highlight the importance of contextual factors in alcohol's impact on erectile functioning...
  7. pmc Effects of relationship motivation, partner familiarity, and alcohol on women's risky sexual decision making
    Tina Zawacki
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78210, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 35:723-36. 2009
    ..This knowledge can inform empirically based risky sex interventions...
  8. pmc Women's awareness of and discomfort with sexual assault cues: effects of alcohol consumption and relationship type
    Kelly Cue Davis
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, USA
    Violence Against Women 15:1106-25. 2009
    ..An established relationship decreased discomfort ratings. Findings indicate that alcohol may increase women's sexual victimization likelihood through reduced sexual assault risk perception...
  9. ncbi request reprint Do hostile sexual beliefs affect men's perceptions of sexual-interest messages?
    Peter A Lopez
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Chico 95929 0234, USA
    Violence Vict 22:226-42. 2007
    ..These findings support the distorted cognitions component of the quadripartite model of sexual aggression. The authors also discuss the strengths and limitations of this study's methodology...
  10. pmc Cognitive mediation of alcohol's effects on women's in-the-moment sexual decision making
    Jeanette Norris
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105 4631, USA
    Health Psychol 28:20-8. 2009
    ..To test a cognitive mediation model examining whether cognitive appraisals mediate alcohol consumption effects on condom request and unprotected sex intentions...
  11. pmc Influences of sexual sensation seeking, alcohol consumption, and sexual arousal on women's behavioral intentions related to having unprotected sex
    Jeanette Norris
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:14-22. 2009
    ..PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)...
  12. pmc Associations of ALDH2 and ADH1B genotypes with alcohol-related phenotypes in Asian young adults
    Christian S Hendershot
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:839-47. 2009
    ..g., heavy episodic and hazardous drinking, alcohol sensitivity, drinking consequences) whose expression is expected to precede the onset of alcohol use disorders...
  13. doi request reprint The use of alcohol and condoms during sexual assault
    Kelly Cue Davis
    School of Social Work, 4101 15th Ave NE, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Am J Mens Health 2:281-90. 2008
    ..Findings provide information about the infrequent use of condoms during sexual assault incidents and support prior evidence of the association between alcohol and sexual assault...
  14. ncbi request reprint Liquid courage: alcohol fosters risky sexual decision-making in individuals with sexual fears
    Susan A Stoner
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:227-37. 2007
    ..Findings underscore the notion that alcohol affects different types of individuals differently and indicate that alcohol may foster sexual risk-taking, in part, by attenuating or counteracting fear or anxiety...
  15. pmc Effects of alcohol and blood alcohol concentration limb on sexual risk-taking intentions
    Kelly Cue Davis
    School of Social Work, 4101 15th Ave NE, Box 354900, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 98105, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:499-507. 2009
    ..Thus, a laboratory study was conducted to investigate the effects of alcohol consumption and blood alcohol concentration (BAC) limb on sexual risk-taking intentions...
  16. pmc Sexual abuse history, alcohol intoxication, and women's sexual risk behavior
    Rebecca L Schacht
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 39:898-906. 2010
    ..These findings provide preliminary insight into situational influences affecting CSA women's increased STI risk...
  17. pmc ALDH2, ADH1B and alcohol expectancies: integrating genetic and learning perspectives
    Christian S Hendershot
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:452-63. 2009
    ..These results provide support for influences of genetic factors and alcohol sensitivity on alcohol-related learning and suggest the importance of developing biopsychosocial models of drinking behavior in Asian Americans...
  18. pmc College women's sexual decision making: cognitive mediation of alcohol expectancy effects
    Kelly Cue Davis
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    J Am Coll Health 58:481-9. 2010
    ..Due to the high rates of alcohol consumption among underage college women, greater understanding of the role of alcohol in young women's sexual decision making is warranted...
  19. pmc Idiographically determined versus standard absorption periods in alcohol administration studies
    Rebecca L Schacht
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:925-7. 2010
    ..Others use an idiographically determined absorption period (IDAP) based on criterion breath alcohol concentration (BrAC). We investigated and compared the characteristics of each method...
  20. doi request reprint Domestic violence assessment procedures among couple therapists
    Rebecca L Schacht
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Marital Fam Ther 35:47-59. 2009
    ..DV may be under-identified by couple therapists and therapists may be using conjoint therapy with couples for whom such therapy is contraindicated because of relationship violence...
  21. doi request reprint Rape prevention with college men: evaluating risk status
    Kari A Stephens
    Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98136, USA
    J Interpers Violence 24:996-1013. 2009
    ..Results suggest rape prevention studies must assess risk status moderation effects to maximize prevention for high-risk men. More research is needed to develop effective rape prevention with men who are at high risk to rape...
  22. ncbi request reprint Alcohol's direct and indirect effects on men's self-reported sexual aggression likelihood
    Jeanette Norris
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington, Box 354805, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:688-95. 2002
    ..The indirect effects of participants' affective responses and cognitive judgments of story characters were also examined...
  23. ncbi request reprint Women's responses to sexual aggression: the effects of childhood trauma, alcohol, and prior relationship
    Jeanette Norris
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 14:402-11. 2006
    ..Assertive resistance increased and other responses decreased as the man's sexual aggression escalated. Childhood trauma lowered consent initially and increased passive resistance when rape was threatened...
  24. ncbi request reprint Rape-myth congruent beliefs in women resulting from exposure to violent pornography: effects of alcohol and sexual arousal
    Kelly Cue Davis
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:1208-23. 2006
    ..Findings suggest that acute alcohol intoxication during violent pornography exposure may ultimately result in women developing more calloused attitudes toward rape and rape victims...
  25. pmc Alcohol and sexuality research in the AIDS era: trends in publication activity, target populations and research design
    Christian S Hendershot
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, 351525, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:217-26. 2007
    ..We discuss implications and review the role of experiments in evaluating causal relationships between alcohol and sexual risk behavior...
  26. pmc Women's condom use assertiveness and sexual risk-taking: effects of alcohol intoxication and adult victimization
    Susan A Stoner
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105 4631 USA
    Addict Behav 33:1167-76. 2008
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  27. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol intoxication and instructional set on women's sexual arousal vary based on sexual abuse history
    Rebecca L Schacht
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 36:655-65. 2007
    ..Findings indicate that alcohol may affect women differently based on SA history and imply that SA history may be associated with differences in response to subsequent sexual situations...
  28. pmc Differential effects of acculturation on drinking behavior in Chinese- and Korean-American college students
    Christian S Hendershot
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Box 351525, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:121-8. 2008
    ..This study examined interactive effects of ethnicity, acculturation, and gender on drinking behavior among Asian-American undergraduates...
  29. pmc Alcohol use, expectancies, and sexual sensation seeking as correlates of HIV risk behavior in heterosexual young adults
    Christian S Hendershot
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 91895, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:365-72. 2007
    ..Moreover, these relationships appear to be similar in men and women. Interventions could benefit from targeting alcohol expectancies and drinking before sex in individuals with a dispositional tendency toward sexual risk taking...
  30. ncbi request reprint Alcohol's effects on sexual decision making: an integration of alcohol myopia and individual differences
    Kelly Cue Davis
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:843-51. 2007
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  31. pmc Childhood sexual abuse in males and subsequent risky sexual behavior: a potential alcohol-use pathway
    Trevor J Schraufnagel
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 34:369-78. 2010
    ..This study explored a potential connection between CSA and an increased likelihood of risky sexual behavior in adulthood. Further, the study examined whether or not alcohol use may contribute to this relationship...
  32. pmc College students' perceptions about alcohol and consensual sexual behavior: alcohol leads to sex
    Kristen P Lindgren
    Department of Psychology, University of Richmond, VA 23173, USA
    J Drug Educ 39:1-21. 2009
    ..Implications for educators are discussed...
  33. pmc Automatic alcohol associations: gender differences and the malleability of alcohol associations following exposure to a dating scenario
    Kristen P Lindgren
    Department of Psychology, University of Richmond, 28 Westhampton Way, Richmond, Virginia 23173, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:583-92. 2009
    ..The current study investigated whether contexts involving alcohol or social dating would affect automatic alcohol approach-avoid associations...
  34. ncbi request reprint Explicating alcohol's role in acquaintance sexual assault: complementary perspectives and convergent findings
    Tina Zawacki
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78249, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:263-9. 2005
    ..William H. George discussed these findings in terms of their implications for theory development and prevention programming...
  35. pmc Understanding alcohol expectancy effects: revisiting the placebo condition
    Maria Testa
    Research Institute on Addictions University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14203, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:339-48. 2006
    ..Kenneth Leonard provided concluding remarks on the meaning of placebo effects and the value of placebo conditions in research...
  36. ncbi request reprint Relapse prevention for sexual offenders: considerations for the "abstinence violation effect"
    Jennifer G Wheeler
    Sex Abuse 18:233-48. 2006
    ..In particular, these modifications fail to specify accurately the AVE's occurrence and influence in the offense cycle. In response to these limitations, we suggest future directions for AVE research in sexual offenders...
  37. ncbi request reprint How does alcohol contribute to sexual assault? Explanations from laboratory and survey data
    Antonia Abbey
    Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:575-81. 2002
    ..Susan E. Martin discussed the implications of these studies and made suggestions for future research...
  38. ncbi request reprint Prediction of response to treatment in a randomized clinical trial of marital therapy
    David C Atkins
    Travis Research Institute, Fuller Graduate School of Psychology, Pasadena, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:893-903. 2005
    ..Findings are considered in light of the previous literature on predicting response to marital therapy...

Research Grants11

  1. Alcohol & HIV/AIDS Risk-Taking
    WILLIAM GEORGE; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In concert with personality and other factors, the data may inform key knowledge gaps, advance theory, and foster refinement of existing prevention approaches and formulation of new ones. ..
  2. Women's HIV Risk: Alcohol Intoxication, Victimization History & Partner Factors
    WILLIAM GEORGE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The information gleaned from the proposed studies could be used to design HIV prevention programs that work for social-drinking women, particularly those with a history of victimization, a substantial but underserved population. ..
  3. Women's HIV Risk: Alcohol Intoxication, Victimization History & Partner Factors
    WILLIAM GEORGE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The information gleaned from the proposed studies could be used to design HIV prevention programs that work for social-drinking women, particularly those with a history of victimization, a substantial but underserved population. ..
  4. Alcohol & HIV/AIDS Risk-Taking
    WILLIAM GEORGE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In concert with personality and other factors, the data may inform key knowledge gaps, advance theory, and foster refinement of existing prevention approaches and formulation of new ones...
  5. Women's HIV Risk: Alcohol Intoxication, Victimization History & Partner Factors
    William H George; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The information gleaned from the proposed studies could be used to design HIV prevention programs that work for social-drinking women, particularly those with a history of victimization, a substantial but underserved population. ..