Clayton Neighbors
University of Houston
PsychiatryDevelopmental psychologyPsychologyHuman factors and ergonomicsRandomized controlled trialSocial norms approachOccupational safety and healthInjury preventionYoung adultPsychological interventionIntervention (counseling)Alcohol abusePopulationPoison controlNormativeSuicide preventionClinical psychologyMedicineSocial psychologyModeration
Publications 403
#1Angelo M. DiBello (RU: Rutgers University)
#2Melissa R. Hatch (Brown University)H-Index: 1
Last. Kate B. Carey (Brown University)H-Index: 88
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BACKGROUND As many as 35% of college students report having been drunk in the past month, and greater alcohol use and alcohol-related problems are associated with a positive attitude toward heavy drinking. One serious consequence of heavy drinking is alcohol-induced blackout. When they occur, alcohol-induced blackouts present a unique opportunity to increase motivation to change drinking. However, it is unclear under what conditions an alcohol related heavy drinking attitude and experiencing a b...
#1Mai-Ly N. Steers (Duquesne University)H-Index: 9
#2Kathryn S. Macia (Palo Alto University)H-Index: 7
Last. Eric R. Pedersen (AN: RAND Corporation)H-Index: 38
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PURPOSE Drinking is common among young adult veterans. Previous research has established that veterans' drinking is more strongly associated with veteran versus civilian drinking norms. The present research extends these findings by examining the influence of self-identification both with other veterans and with civilians as moderators of the association between perceived norms and drinking. METHODS Veterans aged 18-34 (N = 1015; 88.7% male; M = 28.23, SD = 3.44) were recruited via Facebook to p...
#1Amber M. Anthenien (UH: University of Houston)H-Index: 5
#2Mark A. Prince (CSU: Colorado State University)H-Index: 16
Last. Clayton Neighbors (UH: University of Houston)H-Index: 82
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Background: Little is known about the factors influencing use among frequent cannabis users, defined as using at least three times per week. Outcome expectancies and motives for cannabis use have been independently examined in relation to cannabis use, but not among frequent users. Further, the associations among distinct expectancies and motives for cannabis use have yet to be explored. The current study examined whether expectancies influence cannabis use through cannabis use motives among fre...
#1K. SullivanH-Index: 1
#1Kelli L. SullivanH-Index: 5
Last. Steven Paul WoodsH-Index: 69
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#1Elaine J. Savoy (BCM: Baylor College of Medicine)
#1Elaine J. Savoy (BCM: Baylor College of Medicine)H-Index: 5
Last. Lorraine R. Reitzel (UH: University of Houston)H-Index: 30
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Abstract Background Cigarette smoking disproportionately affects homeless individuals, who have a higher smoking prevalence, fewer resources, and increased stressors compared to domiciled smokers. Little is known about how to facilitate smoking cessation among this population although some findings support focusing efforts on affective variables as well as alternate outcomes in order to optimize interventions for this group. Methods Participants were homeless adults recruited from a Dallas, TX, ...
#1Lorra Garey (UH: University of Houston)H-Index: 17
#2Tanya Smit (UH: University of Houston)H-Index: 6
Last. Michael J. Zvolensky (UH: University of Houston)H-Index: 94
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BACKGROUND Cigarette smoking is the leading preventable cause of death and disability globally. Most smokers want to quit, and most make a serious quit attempt each year. Nevertheless, more than 95% of cessation attempters relapse within six months. Thus, alternative interventions are needed to combat this major public health concern. Objective: The current study was conducted to develop and test a smoking treatment among 95 (63.2% male; Mage = 46.20 years, SD = 10.90) adult daily cigarette smok...
#1Daniel J. Paulus (University of Pittsburgh)H-Index: 16
#1Daniel J. Paulus (University of Pittsburgh)
Last. Michael J. Zvolensky (UH: University of Houston)H-Index: 94
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Abstract Hazardous drinkers with emotional vulnerabilities (e.g., elevated anxiety sensitivity) remain an underserved group. This study aimed to evaluate the feasibility, acceptability, and initial efficacy of a single session remotely-delivered personalized feedback intervention (PFI) targeting alcohol (mis)use and anxiety sensitivity among college students. Hazardous drinkers with elevated anxiety sensitivity (N=125; 76.8% female; Mage = 22.14; 66.4% racial/ethnic minorities) were randomized t...
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#1Mai-Ly N. Steers (Duquesne University)H-Index: 9
#2Rose Marie Ward (Miami University)H-Index: 22
Last. Elizabeth Teas (Purdue University)
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A robust finding is the positive association between self-generated alcohol-related content (SG-ARC) on social media (SM) and drinking among emerging adults; however, the reasons for this relationship are still unclear. A factor that has yet to be explored in combination with SG-ARC is how viewing others' alcohol-related content (ARC) may be impacting young adults' drinking. This cross-sectional study conducted across two universities asked students (N = 780; M = 20.80 years old; SD = 2.29; 67.8...
#1Katherine Walukevich-Dienst (LSU: Louisiana State University)H-Index: 3
#2Elizabeth M. Lewis (LSU: Louisiana State University)H-Index: 6
Last. Julia D. Buckner (LSU: Louisiana State University)H-Index: 49
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Despite experiencing problems related to using cannabis, very few undergraduate cannabis users are interested in treatment for cannabis-related problems or benefit from cannabis-focused online personalized feedback interventions (PFIs). Thus, it may be important to determine whether individuals perceive their problems as distressing, as only those who are distressed by their problems may be motivated to change their cannabis use or benefit from cannabis-related interventions. The current study e...
#1Kevin S. Montes (CSUDH: California State University, Dominguez Hills)H-Index: 11
#1Kevin S. Montes (CSUDH: California State University, Dominguez Hills)H-Index: 2
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Abstract Substance use identity has been consistently associated with problematic substance use. Limited attention has considered mechanisms of this association. This research examined whether greater identification as a drinker or marijuana user would be associated with the use of fewer alcohol/marijuana protective behavioral strategies (PBS; e.g., avoiding drinking games/avoiding using marijuana in public places). Further, PBS have been associated with lower levels of negative alcohol/marijuan...