Jennifer P Read

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Affiliation: University at Buffalo
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A prospective investigation of relations between social influences and alcohol involvement during the transition into college
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, 224 Park Hall, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260 4110, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:23-34. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Toward efficient and comprehensive measurement of the alcohol problems continuum in college students: the brief young adult alcohol consequences questionnaire
    Christopher W Kahler
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1180-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Development and preliminary validation of the young adult alcohol consequences questionnaire
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, Park Hall, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:169-77. 2006
  4. pmc Projected alcohol dose influences on the activation of alcohol expectancies in college drinkers
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, The University at Buffalo JPR, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:1265-77. 2009
  5. pmc Transition and change: prospective effects of posttraumatic stress on smoking trajectories in the first year of college
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Health Psychol 32:757-67. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Drinking consequence types in the first college semester differentially predict drinking the following year
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, United States
    Addict Behav 38:1464-71. 2013
  7. pmc Trauma and posttraumatic stress symptoms predict alcohol and other drug consequence trajectories in the first year of college
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:426-39. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint High- and low-dose expectancies as mediators of personality dimensions and alcohol involvement
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:204-14. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Contextual influences on alcohol expectancy processes
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, Park Hall, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14260 4110, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:759-70. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Predicting functional outcomes among college drinkers: reliability and predictive validity of the Young Adult Alcohol Consequences Questionnaire
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2597-610. 2007

Detail Information

Publications43

  1. ncbi request reprint A prospective investigation of relations between social influences and alcohol involvement during the transition into college
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, 224 Park Hall, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260 4110, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:23-34. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Toward efficient and comprehensive measurement of the alcohol problems continuum in college students: the brief young adult alcohol consequences questionnaire
    Christopher W Kahler
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1180-9. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Development and preliminary validation of the young adult alcohol consequences questionnaire
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, Park Hall, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:169-77. 2006
    ..The present study describes the development and initial validation of a measure designed to capture a broad range of alcohol-related consequences experienced by male and female college students...
  4. pmc Projected alcohol dose influences on the activation of alcohol expectancies in college drinkers
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, The University at Buffalo JPR, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:1265-77. 2009
    ..Research using Multidimensional Scaling (MDS) suggests that drinking may be influenced by activation of differing expectancy dimensions in memory, yet studies have not examined expectancy activation according to projected alcohol doses...
  5. pmc Transition and change: prospective effects of posttraumatic stress on smoking trajectories in the first year of college
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Health Psychol 32:757-67. 2013
    ..Yet, no studies have examined associations among trauma, PTSD, and smoking in college students. The present study provides such an examination...
  6. doi request reprint Drinking consequence types in the first college semester differentially predict drinking the following year
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, United States
    Addict Behav 38:1464-71. 2013
    ..Results suggest that whether negative consequences result in downward titration, escalation, or no change at all in later drinking depends on the type of consequence experienced, and who experiences it...
  7. pmc Trauma and posttraumatic stress symptoms predict alcohol and other drug consequence trajectories in the first year of college
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14222, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:426-39. 2012
    ..Yet, no studies have examined trauma, PTSD, and alcohol and drug problem associations during this developmental period. The present study provides such an examination...
  8. ncbi request reprint High- and low-dose expectancies as mediators of personality dimensions and alcohol involvement
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:204-14. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Contextual influences on alcohol expectancy processes
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, Park Hall, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14260 4110, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:759-70. 2007
    ..We were particularly interested in the specific effects of negative mood on affect-relevant (tension reduction) expectancies...
  10. ncbi request reprint Predicting functional outcomes among college drinkers: reliability and predictive validity of the Young Adult Alcohol Consequences Questionnaire
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2597-610. 2007
    ..Specific YAACQ subscale scores (Impaired Control, Dependence Symptoms, Blackout Drinking) showed unique prediction of persistent drinking and academic outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint Before the party starts: risk factors and reasons for "pregaming" in college students
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Am Coll Health 58:461-72. 2010
    ..Pregaming"--drinking alcohol prior to going out-is believed to be common, yet empirical examinations are scarce. In this study, we examined who is at risk for pregaming, consequences resulting from it, and motives behind it...
  12. ncbi request reprint Gender, alcohol consumption, and differing alcohol expectancy dimensions in college drinkers
    Jennifer P Read
    State University of New York, Departmen of Psychology, Park Hall 224, Buffalo, NY 14260 4110, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 12:298-308. 2004
    ..Findings suggest complexity in associations among these variables and underscore the need to capture the multidimensionality of the expectancy construct and its relationship to alcohol use...
  13. ncbi request reprint Substance use and posttraumatic stress disorders: symptom interplay and effects on outcome
    Jennifer P Read
    State University of New York at Buffalo, 14260, USA
    Addict Behav 29:1665-72. 2004
    ..Findings suggest that clinicians should assess for PTSD among those with SUD and, during treatment, should monitor PTSD and other psychological symptoms, which may be risk factors for relapse to substance abuse...
  14. pmc Is expectancy reality? Associations between tension reduction beliefs and mood following alcohol consumption
    Jennifer E Merrill
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 17:434-44. 2009
    ..Clinical implications pertain to early intervention, when expectancies may be less ingrained and perhaps more readily modified...
  15. pmc Social and generalized anxiety symptoms and alcohol and cigarette use in early adolescence: the moderating role of perceived peer norms
    Jennifer M Zehe
    Department of Psychology, University at Buffalo The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14250, United States
    Addict Behav 38:1931-9. 2013
    ..Social context and sex are critical for understanding the role of different forms of anxiety in the etiology of adolescent alcohol and cigarette use...
  16. pmc Behavioral approach system moderates the prospective association between the behavioral inhibition system and alcohol outcomes in college students
    Jeffrey D Wardell
    Department of Psychology, 206 Park Hall, The State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:1028-36. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that high BIS would be a risk factor for subsequent problematic drinking in combination with an elevated BAS, whereas BIS would protect against subsequent problematic drinking in the context of low levels of BAS...
  17. pmc Alcohol expectancies, perceived norms, and drinking behavior among college students: examining the reciprocal determinism hypothesis
    Jeffrey D Wardell
    Department of Psychology, 206 Park Hall, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 27:191-6. 2013
    ..This effect was observed across both years in the model. These findings support the reciprocal determinism hypothesis for norms but not for PAEs in college students and may help to inform norm-based interventions...
  18. pmc The way one thinks affects the way one drinks: subjective evaluations of alcohol consequences predict subsequent change in drinking behavior
    Jennifer E Merrill
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14620, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 27:42-51. 2013
    ..Findings of the present study have potential to inform interventions for college drinking, particularly those that target how individuals think about their behavior and its consequences...
  19. ncbi request reprint The Balloon Analogue Risk Task (BART) differentiates smokers and nonsmokers
    C W Lejuez
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 11:26-33. 2003
    ..Further, when considered in a logistic regression analysis, only the Sensation Seeking total score and the BART score contributed uniquely to the differentiation of smokers and nonsmokers...
  20. ncbi request reprint Beyond the "Binge" threshold: heavy drinking patterns and their association with alcohol involvement indices in college students
    Jennifer P Read
    Department of Psychology, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Addict Behav 33:225-34. 2008
    ..As such, there may be utility in distinguishing among heavy drinkers, in order to focus appropriately on those at greatest risk for different types of consequences...
  21. pmc Mood and implicit alcohol expectancy processes: predicting alcohol consumption in the laboratory
    Jeffrey D Wardell
    Department of Psychology, The State University of New York at Buffalo, 14260, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:119-29. 2012
    ..e., latency to endorse PAEs) and immediate alcohol consumption in the laboratory. Gender differences in these processes also were examined...
  22. pmc Motivational pathways to unique types of alcohol consequences
    Jennifer E Merrill
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, New York 14260, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:705-11. 2010
    ..Findings depict the coping motivated student as one who is struggling across multiple domains, regardless of levels of drinking. Such students may need to be prioritized for interventions...
  23. pmc Normative perceptions and past-year consequences as predictors of subjective evaluations and weekly drinking behavior
    Jennifer E Merrill
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, 207 Park Hall, Buffalo, NY 14620, USA
    Addict Behav 38:2625-34. 2013
    ..Findings support the importance placed by SLT on cognition in drinking behavior, and suggest that norms for consequences and subjective evaluations may be appropriate targets of intervention in college students...
  24. pmc The role of behavioral inhibition and behavioral approach systems in the associations between mood and alcohol consequences in college: a longitudinal multilevel analysis
    Jeffrey D Wardell
    The State University of New York at Buffalo, 206 Park Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Addict Behav 38:2772-81. 2013
    ..Findings suggest that BIS and BAS impact the within-person association between general changes in negative mood and negative alcohol consequences, working jointly to maintain this relationship over time...
  25. pmc Prospective associations of internalizing and externalizing problems and their co-occurrence with early adolescent substance use
    Craig R Colder
    University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14260 4110, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 41:667-77. 2013
    ..Our results highlight the importance of further considering the co-occurrence of internalizing and externalizing behavior problems in developmental pathways to substance use...
  26. doi request reprint The role of posttraumatic stress and problem alcohol involvement in university academic performance
    Rachel L Bachrach
    State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
    J Clin Psychol 68:843-59. 2012
    ..The present study examines how Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) during the first year of university affects academic performance and whether alcohol behavior mediates the relationship between PTSD and poor academic outcomes...
  27. pmc Development and initial validation of a measure of motives for pregaming in college students
    Rachel L Bachrach
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, 204 Park Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    Addict Behav 37:1038-45. 2012
    ..The current study describes the development and initial validation of a measure to assess motives for pregaming and to evaluate associations between these motives and pregaming behavior...
  28. pmc The impact of event scale-revised: psychometric properties in a sample of motor vehicle accident survivors
    J Gayle Beck
    Department of Psychology, University at Buffalo SUNY, 230 Park Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:187-98. 2008
    ..The IES-R seems to be a solid measure of post-trauma phenomena that can augment related assessment approaches in clinical and research settings...
  29. pmc Positive alcohol expectancies mediate the influence of the behavioral activation system on alcohol use: a prospective path analysis
    Jeffrey D Wardell
    The State University of New York at Buffalo, 206 Park Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260, United States
    Addict Behav 37:435-43. 2012
    ..The prospective design helps establish the temporal association between BAS and alcohol-related learning, and points to the need for prevention efforts that target these at-risk students...
  30. ncbi request reprint Does cue context matter? Examining the specificity of cue-related activation of positive and negative alcohol expectancies
    Jeffrey D Wardell
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 21:457-66. 2013
    ..Findings may have implications for interventions that target automatic expectancy processes, suggesting potential utility in targeting specific expectancies in specific contexts...
  31. pmc Prospective effects of method of coercion in sexual victimization across the first college year
    Melissa J Griffin
    State University of New York at Buffalo, Park Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260, USA
    J Interpers Violence 27:2503-24. 2012
    ..Overall, results from this study support the utility of delineating SV experiences by method of coercion, and point to the potential of highlighting different outcomes in tailored intervention programs...
  32. pmc Reinforcement sensitivity theory and alcohol outcome expectancies in early adolescence
    Hector I Lopez-Vergara
    Department of Psychology, The State University of New York, Buffalo, 14260, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:130-4. 2012
    ..Moreover, limited alcohol expectancies research has been conducted from the perspective of psychobiological models of motivation despite the strong conceptual links between such models and cognitive models of alcohol use...
  33. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a behavioral measure of risk taking: the Balloon Analogue Risk Task (BART)
    C W Lejuez
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    J Exp Psychol Appl 8:75-84. 2002
    ..These results indicate that the BART may be a useful tool in the assessment of risk taking...
  34. ncbi request reprint Examining the role of drinking motives in college student alcohol use and problems
    Jennifer P Read
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 17:13-23. 2003
    ..L. Cooper et al. (1995). These findings point to the importance of social influences and of positive reinforcement motives but not to the centrality of drinking motives in this population...
  35. ncbi request reprint Substance-induced and independent major depressive disorder in treatment-seeking alcoholics: associations with dysfunctional attitudes and coping
    Christopher W Kahler
    Centre for Alcohol and Addiction, Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:363-71. 2002
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Do parents still matter? Parent and peer influences on alcohol involvement among recent high school graduates
    Mark D Wood
    Department of Psychology and Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 18:19-30. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that parents continue to exert an influential role in late adolescent drinking behavior...
  37. ncbi request reprint Making the transition from high school to college: the role of alcohol-related social influence factors in students' drinking
    Jennifer P Read
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G BH, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Subst Abus 23:53-65. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that alcohol prevention interventions may benefit from specifically targeting perceived norms among incoming students who are at highest risk (i.e., male pledges)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Discriminating between substance-induced and independent depressive episodes in alcohol dependent patients
    Susan E Ramsey
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:672-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine the accuracy with which the depressive episodes of alcoholics undergoing treatment are classified as substance-induced depression (SID) or independent major depressive disorder (MDD)...
  39. ncbi request reprint Social environmental selection as a mediator of gender, ethnic, and personality effects on college student drinking
    Christopher W Kahler
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G BH, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 17:226-34. 2003
    ..Results suggest that White students and those high on sensation seeking may drink more heavily in college, in part because they select social environments in which alcohol use is encouraged...
  40. ncbi request reprint Mapping the continuum of alcohol problems in college students: a Rasch model analysis
    Christopher W Kahler
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 18:322-33. 2004
    ..A shortened, alternative version of the YAAPST is proposed, and a norm table is provided that allows for a linking of total YAAPST scores to expected symptom expression...
  41. ncbi request reprint Mandatory alcohol intervention for alcohol-abusing college students: a systematic review
    Nancy P Barnett
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Box G BH, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 29:147-58. 2005
    ..Recommendations for future research include testing different modes and types of interventions and sanctions, evaluating long-term efficacy, and establishing cost-effectiveness...
  42. ncbi request reprint Motivational enhancement for 12-step involvement among patients undergoing alcohol detoxification
    Christopher W Kahler
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:736-41. 2004
    ..Results indicate that among patients undergoing alcohol detoxification, ME-12 may be beneficial only for those who have little experience with 12-step groups...
  43. ncbi request reprint Application of the Transtheoretical Model to substance abuse: historical development and future directions
    Jeffery P Migneault
    Medical Information Systems Unit, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:437-48. 2005
    ..Further, prospective studies are needed to determine the predictive utility of the TTM, and evaluation of TTM-matched interventions will help to address the model's specificity...