Karol Kumpfer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Why are there no effective child abuse prevention parenting interventions?
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1262-5. 2008
  2. doi request reprint A wakeup call to the prevention field: are prevention programs for substance use effective for girls?
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:978-1001. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevention approaches to enhance resilience among high-risk youth: comments on the papers of Dishion & Connell and Greenberg
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:151-63. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Parenting skills and family support programs for drug-abusing mothers
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 12:134-42. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Family-strengthening approaches for the prevention of youth problem behaviors
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, 200 South 1850 East, Room 215, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Am Psychol 58:457-65. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Family-based interventions for substance use and misuse prevention
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:1759-87. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Parent/child transactional processes predictive of resilience or vulnerability to "substance abuse disorders"
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 39:671-98. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of school-based family and children's skills training for substance abuse prevention among 6-8-year-old rural children
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 16:S65-71. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Cultural sensitivity and adaptation in family-based prevention interventions
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112, USA
    Prev Sci 3:241-6. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint What works in prevention. Principles of effective prevention programs
    Maury Nation
    Department of Human and Organizational Development, Vanderbilt University, Peabody College, 90, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Am Psychol 58:449-56. 2003

Research Grants

  1. NIDA STRENGTHENING WASHINGTON, DC FAMILIES GRANT
    Karol Kumpfer; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Why are there no effective child abuse prevention parenting interventions?
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1262-5. 2008
  2. doi request reprint A wakeup call to the prevention field: are prevention programs for substance use effective for girls?
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:978-1001. 2008
    ..The authors recommend additional research testing programs by gender and also gender-specific versus generic versions of evidence-based programs to determine how to improve prevention program effectiveness for girls...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevention approaches to enhance resilience among high-risk youth: comments on the papers of Dishion & Connell and Greenberg
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:151-63. 2006
    ..Within this third wave of resilience research on prevention interventions, we present data suggesting that family strengthening approaches have the greatest impact on increasing resilience...
  4. ncbi request reprint Parenting skills and family support programs for drug-abusing mothers
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 12:134-42. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Family-strengthening approaches for the prevention of youth problem behaviors
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, 200 South 1850 East, Room 215, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Am Psychol 58:457-65. 2003
    ..Recommendations include increased dissemination research on training and technical assistance systems, adoption with fidelity and quality, and gender-, age-, and culturally sensitive adaptations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Family-based interventions for substance use and misuse prevention
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:1759-87. 2003
    ..Overall, research on ways to improve dissemination, marketing, training, and funding is needed to improve adoption of effective prevention programs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Parent/child transactional processes predictive of resilience or vulnerability to "substance abuse disorders"
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 39:671-98. 2004
    ..Recommendations are made for future research and better dissemination of evidence-based family interventions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of school-based family and children's skills training for substance abuse prevention among 6-8-year-old rural children
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 16:S65-71. 2002
    ..Adding parenting-only improved social competency and self-regulations more but negatively impacted family relationships, whereas adding SF improved family relationships, parenting, and school bonding more...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cultural sensitivity and adaptation in family-based prevention interventions
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Department of Health Promotion and Education, University of Utah, Salt Lake City 84112, USA
    Prev Sci 3:241-6. 2002
    ..Recommendations include the need for additional research on culturally-sensitive family interventions...
  10. ncbi request reprint What works in prevention. Principles of effective prevention programs
    Maury Nation
    Department of Human and Organizational Development, Vanderbilt University, Peabody College, 90, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Am Psychol 58:449-56. 2003
    ..This synthesis can inform the planning and implementation of problem-specific prevention interventions, provide a rationale for multi-problem prevention programs, and serve as a basis for further research...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevention that works for children and youth. An introduction
    Roger P Weissberg
    Department of Psychology M C 285, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60607 7137, USA
    Am Psychol 58:425-32. 2003
    ..Recent advances in prevention research and growing support for evidence-based practice are encouraging developments that will increase the number of children and youth who succeed and contribute in school and life...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Strengthening family interventions for the prevention of substance abuse in children of addicted parents]
    Karol L Kumpfer
    Adicciones 19:13-25; discussion 31-3. 2007
    ....

Research Grants7

  1. NIDA STRENGTHENING WASHINGTON, DC FAMILIES GRANT
    Karol Kumpfer; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Seven nationally recognized consultants have agreed to support the culturally-specific program development, implementation, and data analyses. ..