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Scenes from the Cancer Prevention Research Center

Janet L. Johnson, Ph.D.

Director, Pro-Change Behavior Systems, Inc.
Adjunct Assistant Professor, CPRC, URI



Research Publications

Wallace, L.M., Evers, K.E., Wareing, H., Dunn, O.M., Newby, K., Paiva, A., & Johnson, J.L. (2007).  Informing school sex education using the Stages of Change construct: Sexual behaviour and attitudes towards sexual activity and condom use of children aged 13-16 in England. Journal of Health Psychology, 12, 179-183.

Johnson, J.L., Evers, K.E., Paiva, A.L., VanMarter, D.F., Prochaska, J.O., Prochaska, J.M., Mauriello, L., Cummins, C.O., & Padula, J. (2006) Prevention profiles: Understanding adolescents who do not use substances. Addictive Behaviors, 31, 1593-1606.

Evers, K.E., Prochaska, J.O., Johnson, J.L., Mauriello, L.M, Padula, J.A., & Prochaska, J.M.  (2006).  A Randomized Clinical Trial of a Population- and Transtheoretical-Based Stress Management Intervention.  Health Psychology, 25, 521-529. 

Johnson, S.S., Driskell, M., Johnson, J.L., Dyment, S.J. Prochaska, J.O., Prochaska, J.M. & Bourne, L. (2006) Transtheoretical Model Intervention for Adherence to Lipid-lowering Drugs. Disease Management, 9, 102-114. 

Johnson, S.S., Driskell, M., Johnson, J.L.,  Prochaska, J.M., Zwick, W., & Prochaska, J.O. (2006) Efficacy of a Transtheoretical Model-Based Expert System for Antihyertensive Adherence. Disease Management, 9, 291-301.

Cummins, C.O., Evers, K.E., Johnson, J.L., Paiva, A., Prochaska, J.O., and Prochaska, J.M. (2004) Assessing stage of change and informed decision making for internet participation in health promotion and disease management.  Managed Care Interface, 17, 27-32.

Prochaska, J. O., Velicer, W. F., Prochaska, J. M., & Johnson, J. L. (2004).  Size, Consistency and Stability of Stage Effects for Smoking Cessation.  Addictive Behaviors, 29, 207-213.

Johnson, J.L., Fava, J.L., Velicer, W.F., Monroe, A.D., and Emmons, K.M.  (2002) Testing stage effects in an ethnically diverse sample.  Addictive Behaviors, 27, 605-617.

Emmons, K.M., Hammond, S.K, Fava, J.L., Velicer, W.F., Evans, J.L., and Monroe, A.D.  (2001) A Randomized Trial to Reduce Passive Smoke Exposure in Low Income Households with Young Children.  Pediatrics, 108,18-24.

Emmons, K.M., Wong, M., Hammond, S.K., Velicer, W.F., Fava, J.L., Monroe, A.D., and Evans, J.L.  (2001) Intervention and Policy Issues Related to Children’s Exposure to Environmental Tobacco Smoke.  Preventive Medicine, 32, 321-331.

Robbins, M.L., Levesque, D.A., Redding, C.A., Johnson, J.L., Prochaska, J.O., Rohr, M.S., & Peters, T.G. (2001) Assessing family members’ motivational rediness and decision making for consenting to cadaveric organ donation. Journal of Health Psychology, 6, 523-535.

Levesque, D. A., Prochaska, J.O., Cummins, C.O., and Evans, J.L.  (2000) Assessing Readiness of Medicare Beneficiaries to participate in Informed Health Care Choices – Final Report.