Monica S Webb

Summary

Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Acculturation predicts 7-day smoking cessation among treatment-seeking African-Americans in a group intervention
    Monica Webb Hooper
    University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    Ann Behav Med 43:74-83. 2012
  2. doi Smoking cessation interventions among Hispanics in the United States: A systematic review and mini meta-analysis
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, PO Box 248146, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Am J Health Promot 25:109-18. 2010
  3. doi Cognitive-behavioral therapy to promote smoking cessation among African American smokers: a randomized clinical trial
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology and Biobehavioral Oncology, University of Miami, 5665 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:24-33. 2010
  4. doi Effects of culturally specific cessation messages on theoretical antecedents of behavior among low-income african american smokers
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami and the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami, PO Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:333-41. 2010
  5. pmc The early health consequences of smoking: relationship with psychosocial factors among treatment-seeking Black smokers
    Monica S Webb
    Departments of Psychology and Biobehavioral Oncology, University of Miami, 5665 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:564-71. 2009
  6. doi Recruiting African American smokers into intervention research: Relationships between recruitment strategies and participant characteristics
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health and Behavior, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, USA
    Res Nurs Health 32:86-95. 2009
  7. ncbi Culturally specific interventions for African American smokers: an efficacy experiment
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:927-35. 2009
  8. ncbi Psychosocial factors associated with weight control expectancies in treatment-seeking African American smokers
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, P O Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:793-9. 2009
  9. ncbi Treating tobacco dependence among African Americans: a meta-analytic review
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 2340, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S271-82. 2008
  10. doi Does one size fit all African American smokers? The moderating role of acculturation in culturally specific interventions
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, NY 13244 2340, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:592-6. 2008

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi Acculturation predicts 7-day smoking cessation among treatment-seeking African-Americans in a group intervention
    Monica Webb Hooper
    University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    Ann Behav Med 43:74-83. 2012
    ..African-Americans suffer disproportionately from tobacco-associated morbidity and mortality. Considering the relationship between cultural variables and cessation may be important for reducing disparities...
  2. doi Smoking cessation interventions among Hispanics in the United States: A systematic review and mini meta-analysis
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, PO Box 248146, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Am J Health Promot 25:109-18. 2010
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  3. doi Cognitive-behavioral therapy to promote smoking cessation among African American smokers: a randomized clinical trial
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology and Biobehavioral Oncology, University of Miami, 5665 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:24-33. 2010
    ..This study examined the efficacy of group-based cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) for smoking cessation among African Americans...
  4. doi Effects of culturally specific cessation messages on theoretical antecedents of behavior among low-income african american smokers
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami and the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Miami, PO Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:333-41. 2010
    ..Future research is needed to examine the influence of these constructs on behavior change...
  5. pmc The early health consequences of smoking: relationship with psychosocial factors among treatment-seeking Black smokers
    Monica S Webb
    Departments of Psychology and Biobehavioral Oncology, University of Miami, 5665 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:564-71. 2009
    ..This study investigated the prevalence and psychosocial correlates of smoking-related physical symptoms in Black smokers...
  6. doi Recruiting African American smokers into intervention research: Relationships between recruitment strategies and participant characteristics
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health and Behavior, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, USA
    Res Nurs Health 32:86-95. 2009
    ..Combination recruitment was associated with lower nicotine dependence and greater readiness to quit. The differences according to recruitment strategy could be used to tailor recruitment strategies for African American smokers...
  7. ncbi Culturally specific interventions for African American smokers: an efficacy experiment
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:927-35. 2009
    ..Culturally specific approaches, however, may not result in greater behavior change. Implications for written interventions and cultural specificity are discussed...
  8. ncbi Psychosocial factors associated with weight control expectancies in treatment-seeking African American smokers
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, P O Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 101:793-9. 2009
    ..Needed are culturally specific smoking cessation interventions that include weight management strategies as an adjunct to smoking cessation treatments...
  9. ncbi Treating tobacco dependence among African Americans: a meta-analytic review
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 2340, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S271-82. 2008
    ..The purposes of this meta-analysis were to evaluate the overall efficacy of smoking cessation interventions (SCIs) among African American adults and to examine specific study characteristics and methods that influence treatment outcome...
  10. doi Does one size fit all African American smokers? The moderating role of acculturation in culturally specific interventions
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, NY 13244 2340, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:592-6. 2008
    ..Intragroup differences should be considered prior to the provision of CS interventions...
  11. doi Medication adherence in HIV-infected smokers: the mediating role of depressive symptoms
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, PO Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0751, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 21:94-105. 2009
    ..We conclude that future smoking cessation interventions with this population should target medical adherence and depression as intervention components...
  12. ncbi Efficacy and cost-effectiveness of a minimal intervention to prevent smoking relapse: dismantling the effects of amount of content versus contact
    Thomas H Brandon
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33617, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:797-808. 2004
    ..Eight booklets produced consistently higher point-prevalence abstinence rates than did a single booklet, but frequency of contact did not affect outcome. Moreover, the high-content interventions were highly cost-effective...
  13. doi Focus groups as an intervention for low-income African American smokers to promote participation in subsequent intervention studies
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health and Behavior, Syracuse University, 430 Huntington Hall, Syracuse, NY 13244 2340, USA
    Res Nurs Health 31:141-51. 2008
    ..One-session focus groups among low-income African American smokers appear to facilitate cognitive changes and participation in RCTs...
  14. ncbi Tailored interventions for motivating smoking cessation: using placebo tailoring to examine the influence of expectancies and personalization
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, and Tobacco Research and Intervention Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 36617, USA
    Health Psychol 24:179-88. 2005
    ..Moreover, as hypothesized, the effect of the interventions on readiness was moderated by participants' expectancies about tailoring...
  15. ncbi Expectancy priming of smoking cessation messages enhances the placebo effect of tailored interventions
    Monica S Webb
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, USA
    Health Psychol 26:598-609. 2007
    ..The authors' objective in the current study was to replicate and extend this research by testing the efficacy expectancy priming before intervention delivery...