M D Wood

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rhode Island
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Predictors of college student support for alcohol control policies and stricter enforcement strategies
    Andrea M Lavigne
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island 02881, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:749-59. 2008
  2. pmc Brief motivational and parent interventions for college students: a randomized factorial study
    Mark D Wood
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881 0808, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:349-61. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Risks of alcohol consumption in laboratory studies involving human research participants
    M D Wood
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, 10 Chafee Road, Suite 8, Kingston, Rhode Island 02881, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 14:328-34. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Social influence processes and college student drinking: the mediational role of alcohol outcome expectancies
    M D Wood
    Department of Psychology and Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, Kingston 02881, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 62:32-43. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Brief motivational intervention and alcohol expectancy challenge with heavy drinking college students: a randomized factorial study
    Mark D Wood
    University of Rhode Island, Department of Psychology, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2509-28. 2007
  6. 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
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcohol outcome expectancies and alcohol use: a latent variable cross-lagged panel study
    K J Sher
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Columbia 65211, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 105:561-74. 1996
  8. pmc Fraternity and sorority involvement, social influences, and alcohol use among college students: a prospective examination
    Christy Capone
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:316-27. 2007
  9. pmc Randomized trials of alcohol-use interventions with college students and their parents: lessons from the Transitions Project
    A C Fernandez
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, USA
    Clin Trials 8:205-13. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Positive alcohol expectancies and drinking behavior: the influence of expectancy strength and memory accessibility
    T Palfai
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, 64 Cummington Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 15:60-7. 2001

Research Grants

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Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Predictors of college student support for alcohol control policies and stricter enforcement strategies
    Andrea M Lavigne
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island 02881, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:749-59. 2008
    ..This study examined students' support for alcohol control policies, correlates of that support, and actual vs. perceived peer support...
  2. pmc Brief motivational and parent interventions for college students: a randomized factorial study
    Mark D Wood
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881 0808, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:349-61. 2010
    ..Using a randomized factorial design, we examined the efficacy of a brief motivational intervention (BMI) and a parent-based intervention (PBI) as universal preventive interventions to reduce alcohol use among incoming college students...
  3. ncbi request reprint Risks of alcohol consumption in laboratory studies involving human research participants
    M D Wood
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, 10 Chafee Road, Suite 8, Kingston, Rhode Island 02881, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 14:328-34. 2000
    ..The authors conclude with recommendations for individuals conducting studies involving alcohol consumption by human research participants...
  4. ncbi request reprint Social influence processes and college student drinking: the mediational role of alcohol outcome expectancies
    M D Wood
    Department of Psychology and Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, Kingston 02881, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 62:32-43. 2001
    ..Studies with early adolescent samples have supported the need to distinguish among various types of social influences to better delineate relations between social factors and alcohol use and problems...
  5. ncbi request reprint Brief motivational intervention and alcohol expectancy challenge with heavy drinking college students: a randomized factorial study
    Mark D Wood
    University of Rhode Island, Department of Psychology, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2509-28. 2007
    ..BMI effects on alcohol problems were mediated by perceived norms. These findings extend previous research with BMI and AEC but do not support their utility as a combined preventive intervention to reduce collegiate alcohol abuse...
  6. 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcohol outcome expectancies and alcohol use: a latent variable cross-lagged panel study
    K J Sher
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri Columbia 65211, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 105:561-74. 1996
    ..Methodologically, they point to the importance of the consideration of measurement interval in longitudinal research...
  8. pmc Fraternity and sorority involvement, social influences, and alcohol use among college students: a prospective examination
    Christy Capone
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:316-27. 2007
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  9. pmc Randomized trials of alcohol-use interventions with college students and their parents: lessons from the Transitions Project
    A C Fernandez
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, USA
    Clin Trials 8:205-13. 2011
    ..Therefore, this transition period is an ideal time for preventive interventions to target alcohol use and related problems...
  10. ncbi request reprint Positive alcohol expectancies and drinking behavior: the influence of expectancy strength and memory accessibility
    T Palfai
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, 64 Cummington Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 15:60-7. 2001
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  11. doi request reprint Density of familial alcoholism and its effects on alcohol use and problems in college students
    Christy Capone
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:1451-8. 2008
    ..This study examined the prevalence of FHA and its effects on alcohol use and problems using a density measure in a sample (n = 408) of college students...
  12. doi request reprint Measuring mindfulness and examining its relationship with alcohol use and negative consequences
    Anne C Fernandez
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:608-16. 2010
    ..05). Effect sizes were small-medium. The results reported here inform the burgeoning development of mindfulness-based addiction treatment and provide additional psychometric validation of the FFMQ...
  13. ncbi request reprint Parents do matter: a longitudinal two-part mixed model of early college alcohol participation and intensity
    Theodore A Walls
    Department of Psychology, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:908-18. 2009
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  14. 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
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  15. doi request reprint Fraternity and sorority leaders and members: a comparison of alcohol use, attitudes, and policy awareness
    Anne M Fairlie
    University of Rhode Island, Department of Psychology, Kingston, Rhode Island 02881, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 36:187-93. 2010
    ..e., Greeks) drink more heavily and experience more alcohol-related consequences than other students. Few studies have examined the role of Greek leaders in the socialization of Greek members...
  16. doi request reprint Sociodemographic, behavioral, and cognitive predictors of alcohol-impaired driving in a sample of U.S. college students
    Anne M Fairlie
    University of Rhode Island, 10 Chafee Road, Suite 8, Kingston, RI 02881, USA
    J Health Commun 15:218-32. 2010
    ..Knowledge of the .08% per se and zero tolerance laws did not predict alcohol-impaired driving. Findings are discussed in terms of their implications for college media campaigns designed to reduce alcohol-impaired driving...
  17. ncbi request reprint Personality and substance use disorders: a prospective study
    K J Sher
    Department of Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia 65211, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:818-29. 2000
    ..These relations remained significant even with autoregressivity, other concurrent SUD diagnoses, and multiple personality dimensions statistically controlled...
  18. ncbi request reprint Rethinking positive and negative aspects of alcohol use: suggestions from a comparison of alcohol expectancies and decisional balance
    Seth M Noar
    Department of Psychology and Cancer Prevention Research Center, University of Rhode Island, 2 Chafee Road, Kingston, Rhode Island 02881, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:60-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare these constructs and to examine their ability to predict alcohol use and problems...
  19. 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...
  20. 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)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Changing expectancies: cognitive mechanisms and context effects
    Reinout W Wiers
    Department of Experimental Psychology, Faculty of Psycology, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:186-97. 2003
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  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. pmc Stress-response-dampening effects of alcohol: attention as a mediator and moderator
    Kenneth J Sher
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:362-77. 2007
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of theoretical links among alcohol consumption, specific cognitive abilities, and stress reactivity...
  26. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of alcohol, cigarette and illicit drug use and problems among dentists
    George A Kenna
    Community Health, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:1023-32. 2005
    ..The authors conducted a study to assess self-reported substance use by dentists and compare these data with those regarding physicians and the general population (GP)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use by healthcare professionals
    George A Kenna
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Butler Hospital, Box G BH, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 75:107-16. 2004
    ..This study investigated alcohol use, misuse and abuse in a sample of dentists, nurses, pharmacists and physicians. Previous studies have lacked cross healthcare group comparisons and have rarely included dentists...
  28. ncbi request reprint Substance use by pharmacy and nursing practitioners and students in a northeastern state
    George A Kenna
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 61:921-30. 2004
    ..The prevalence and predictors of substance use among pharmacists and nurses and pharmacy and nursing students were studied...

Research Grants3

  1. PREVENTION OF ALCOHOL ABUSE AMONG COLLEGE STUDENTS
    Mark Wood; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..More effective interventions would result in fewer injuries from acute intoxication and lessen the risk for the development of alcoholism as a result of chronic alcohol abuse. ..
  2. Environmental Methods for Reducing Collegiate Drinking
    Mark Wood; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The dual long-term objectives of this research are to provide college administrators with an enhanced armamentarium for reducing collegiate alcohol abuse while furthering the science of prevention. ..