Office: CPRC 8W
Preventive interventions to reduce alcohol misuse
Etiology of alcohol use and misuse
Implicit social cognition
Longitudinal data analysis
Fairlie, A. M., Erickson, D., & Wood, M. D. (2012). Campus and community interventions to reduce alcohol use, abuse, and consequences. In C. Correia, J. Murphy, and N.P. Barnett (Eds.), College student alcohol abuse: A guide to assessment, intervention, and prevention. (pp. 166 – 194). Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley and Sons.
Wood, M.D., & Sher, K. J. (2002). Sexual assault and relationship violence among college students: Examining the role of alcohol and other drugs. In C. Wekerle & A-M. Wall (Eds.), The violence and addiction equation: Theoretical and clinical issues in substance abuse and relationship violence. (pp. 169 – 193). Philadelphia, PA: Bunner/Mazel.
Hoeppner, B. B., Barnett, N. P., Jackson, K. M., Colby, S. M., Kahler, C. W., Monti, P. M., Read, J. P., Tevyaw, T., Wood, M. D., Corriveau, D., & Fingaret, A. (2012). Daily college student drinking patterns across the first year of college. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 73, 613 - 624.
Fairlie, A. M., Wood, M. D., & Laird, R. (2012). Prospective protective effect of parents on peer influences and college alcohol involvement relations. Psychology of Addictive Behavior, 26, 30 - 41.
Short, E. E., Fernandez, A., Borsari, B., Hustad, J.T. P., & Wood, M. D. (2011). Does clinician continuity over two brief motivational sessions improve outcomes in college students? Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 41(3), 313 - 320.
Abar, C., Fernandez, A., & Wood, M.D. (2011). Parent-teen communication and pre-college alcohol involvement: A latent class analysis. Addictive Behaviors, 36, 1357 - 1360.
Fernandez, A.C., Laforge, R.G., Wood, M.D. & Black, J.T. (2011). Randomized trials of alcohol-use interventions with college students and their parents: Lessons from the Transitions Project. Clinical Trials, 8, 205 – 213. doi: 10.1177/1740774510396387
Fernandez, A., Wood, M. D., Stein, L.A.R., & Rossi, J. (2010). Measuring Mindfulness and Examining its Relationship with Alcohol Use, and Alcohol-Related Negative Consequences. Psychology of Addictive Behavior, 24, 608 – 616. doi:10.1037/a0021742
Fairlie, A. M., DeJong, W., Stevenson, J. F., Lavigne, A. M., & Wood, M. D. (2010). Fraternity and sorority leaders and members: A comparison of alcohol use, attitudes, and policy awareness. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 36, 187-193. doi:10.3109/00952990.2010.491878
Wood, M. D., Fairlie, A. M., Fernandez, A.C., Borsari, B., Capone, C., Laforge, R.G., & Carmona-Barros, R. (2010). Brief motivational and parent Interventions for college students: A randomized factorial study. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 78, 349 - 361.
Fairlie, A. M., Quinlan, K. J., DeJong, W., Wood, M. D., Lawson, D., & Witt, C. F. (2010) Sociodemographic, behavioral, and cognitive predictors of alcohol-impaired driving in a sample of US college students. Journal of Health Communication, 15, 218- 232.
Capone, C., & Wood, M. D. (2009). Thinking about drinking: Need for cognition and motivational readiness moderate the effects of brief alcohol interventions. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 23, 684 – 688.
Walls, T. A., Fairlie, A. M., & Wood, M. D. (2009). Parents do matter: A longitudinal two-part mixed model of early college alcohol participation and intensity. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 70, 908 - 918.
Wood, M.D., DeJong, W., Fairlie, A., Lawson, D., Lavigne, A., & Cohen, F. (2009). Common Ground: An investigation of environmental management prevention initiatives in a college community. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, Supplement No. 16, 96 – 105.
DeJong, W., Larimer, M. E., Wood, M. D., & Hartman, R. (2009). NIAAA’s Rapid Response to College Drinking Problems Initiative: Reinforcing the use of evidence-based approaches in college alcohol prevention. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, Supplement No. 16, 5 – 11.
Ichiyama, M., Fairlie, A. M., Wood, M. D., Turrisi, R., Francis, D., Ray, A., & Stanger, L. (2009). A randomized trial of a parent-based intervention on drinking behavior among incoming college students. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, Supplement No. 16, 67 – 76.
Lavigne, A. M., Witt, C. F., Wood, M.D., Laforge, R., & DeJong, W. (2008). Predictors of college student support for alcohol control policies and stricter enforcement strategies. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 34, 749 – 759.
Reilly, D. W., & Wood, M. D. (2008). A randomized test of a small group interactive social norms intervention. Journal of American College Health, 57, 53 - 60.
Capone, C., & Wood, M. D. (2008). Density of familial alcoholism and its effects on alcohol use and problems in college students. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 32, 1451 - 1458.
Kenna, G. A., & Wood, M.D. (2008). In search of pharmacological optimism: Investigating beliefs about the effects of drugs: A pilot study. Addiction Research and Theory, 16, 383 – 399.
Capone, C., Wood, M. D., Borsari, B., & Laird, R. D. (2007). Fraternity/Sorority Involvement, Social Influences and Alcohol Use Among College Students: A Prospective Examination. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 21, 316 - 327.
Wood, M. D., Capone, C., Laforge, R., Erickson, D., & Brand, N. (2007). Brief Motivational Interview and Alcohol Expectancy Challenge with Heavy Drinking College Students: A Randomized Factorial Study. Addictive Behaviors, 32, 2509 – 2528.
Sher, K. J., Bartholow, B. D., Peuser, K., Erickson, D. J., & Wood, M. D. (2007). Stress- Response dampening effects of alcohol: A systematic investigation of mediators, moderators, and outcomes. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 116, 362 - 377.
Theses/Dissertations since 2007I have served as major professor for graduate students in each of our three training areas: Behavioral Science, Clinical Psychology and School Psychology Lavigne, A.R., Ph.D. Dissertation Title: Alcohol-related associations and college student alcohol use: Examining the moderating effects of executive abilities (2013) Fairlie, A. M. Ph.D. Dissertation Title: Measurement timing in growth mixture modeling of alcohol trajectories. University of Rhode Island (2012) Funded by a National Research Service Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Award. Co-adviser with Theodore Walls. Scott Martin, M. A. Thesis Title: Prospective Investigation of a Genetically-Informed Enhanced Reinforcement Model of Alcohol Involvement (2012) Matthew Pierce, M. A. Thesis Title: A prospective examination of post-traumatic stress and alcohol use disorder symptomatology among returning veterans (2012) Celeste Caviness, M.A. Thesis Title: Predictors of recidivism in a sample of high-risk, jailed women (2011) Anne Fairlie, M. A. Thesis Title: Who may have benefited? An examination of moderators of interventions targeting college student alcohol use and consequences (2009) Anne Fernandez, M. A. Thesis Title: An examination of mindfulness and substance use among college students (2009) Nancy Brand, Ph.D. Dissertation Title: Psychologists’ approaches to evaluating client progress in psychotherapy practice (2007) Christy Capone, Ph.D. Dissertation Title: An examination of familial alcoholism and attitudes toward alcohol interventions among college students (2007) Caren Witt, Ph.D. Dissertation Title: Examining the psychological correlates of the Binge Eating Disorder symptomatology in a morbidly obese pre-surgical sample (2007)