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  • Edwards, K.A., Witkiewitz, K., & Vowles, K.E. (In press). Demographic differences in perceived social norms of drug and alcohol use among Hispanic/Latinx and Non-Hispanic White college students. Addictive Behaviors.
  • Fokas, K., Robinson, C. S. H., Witkiewitz, K., McCrady, B. S., & Yeater, E. A. (in press). The indirect relationship between interpersonal trauma history and alcohol use via negative cognitions in a multisite alcohol treatment sample. Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly.
  • Kirouac, M., Kruger, E., S., Wilson, A. D., Hallgren, K. A., & Witkiewitz, K. (in press). Consumption outcomes in clinical trials of alcohol use disorder treatment: Consideration of standard drink misestimation. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse.
  • McCallion, E., Robinson, C. S. H., Clark, V. P., & Witkiewitz, K. (in press). Efficacy of transcranial direct current stimulation enhanced mindfulness-based program for chronic pain: A single-blind randomized sham-controlled pilot study. Mindfulness.
  • Otto, M. W., Zvolensky, M. J., Rosenfield, D., Hoyt, D. L., Witkiewitz, K., McKee, S. A., Bickel, W. K., & Smits, J. A. J. (in press). A randomized controlled trial protocol for engaging distress tolerance and working memory to aid smoking cessation in low SES adults. Health Psychology.
  • Roos, C. R., Nich, C., Mun, C. J., Babuscio, T. A., Mendonca, J., Miguel, A. Q. C., DeVito, E. E., Yip, S. W., Witkiewitz, K., Carroll, K. M., & Kiluk, B. D. (in press). Clinical validation of reduction in cocaine frequency level as an endpoint in clinical trials for cocaine use disorder. Drug and Alcohol Dependence.
  • Schwebel, F. J., Korecki, J. R., & Witkiewitz, K. (in press). Addictive behavior change and mindfulness-based interventions: Current research and future directions. Current Addiction Reports. doi: 10.1007/s40429-020-0030-2
  •  Stein, E. R., & Witkiewitz, K. (in press). Trait self-control predicts drinking patterns during treatment for alcohol use disorder and recovery up to three years following treatment. Addictive Behaviors.
  • Swan, J. E., Votaw, V. R., Stein, E. R., & Witkiewitz, K. (in press). The role of affect in psychosocial treatments for substance use disorders. Current Addiction Reports. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40429-020-00304-0
  • Votaw, V. R., McHugh, R. K., Vowles, K. E., & Witkiewitz, K. (in press). Patterns of polysubstance use among adults with tranquilizer misuse. Substance Use and Misuse.
  • Votaw, V. R., Pearson, M. R., Stein, E. R., & Witkiewitz, K. (in press). The Addictions Neuroclinical Assessment negative emotionality domain among treatment-seekers with alcohol use disorder: Construct validity and measurement invariance. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. doi: 10.1111/acer.14283.
  • Vowles, K. E., Witkiewitz, K., Cusack, K. J., Gilliam, W. P. Cardon, K. E., Bowen, S., Edwards, K. A., McEntee, M. L., & Bailey, R. W. (in press). A pilot study of integrated behavioral treatment for Veterans with co-morbid chronic pain and hazardous opioid use. Journal of Pain.
  • Wilcox, C., Adinoff, B., Clifford, J., Ling, J., Witkiewitz, K., Mayer, A. R., Boggs, K. M., Eck, M., & Bogenschutz, M. (in press). Brain activation and subjective anxiety during an anticipatory anxiety task is related to clinical outcome during prazosin treatment for alcohol use disorder. Neuorimage: Clinical.
  • Witkiewitz, K., Heather, N., Falk, D. E., Litten, R. Z., Hasin, D. S., Kranzler, H. R., Mann, K. F., O’Malley, S. S., & Anton, R. Z. (in press). World Health Organization risk drinking level reductions are associated with improved functioning and are sustained among patients with mild, moderate, and severe alcohol dependence in clinical trials in the United States and United Kingdom. Addiction. doi: 10.1111/add.15011.
  • Yeater, E. A., Leiting, K., & Witkiewitz, K. (in press). Assessing putative risk for sexual victimization among college women: Development of the Sexual Assault Script Scale (SASS). Sex Roles

2020

  • Avila, J. F., Renteria, M. A., Witkiewitz, K., Verney, S. P., Vonk, J., & Manly, J. J. (2020). Measurement invariance of neuropsychological measures of cognitive aging across race/ethnicity by sex/gender groups. Neuropsychology, 34, 3-14. doi: 10.1037/neu0000584.
  • Christopher, M., Bowen, S., & Witkiewitz, K. (2020). Mindfulness-based resilience training for aggression, stress and health in law enforcement officers: study protocol for a multisite, randomized, single-blind clinical feasibility trial. Trials, 21, 263. doi: 10.1186/s13063-020-4165-y.
  • Edwards, S., Vendruscolo, L. F., Gilpin, N. W., Wojnar, M., & Witkiewitz, K. (2020). Alcohol and pain: A translational review of preclinical and clinical findings to inform future treatment strategies. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 44, 368-383. doi: 10.1111/acer.14260.
  • Field, M., Heather, N., Murphy, J. G., Stafford, T., Tucker, J. A., & Witkiewitz, K. (2020). Recovery from addiction: Behavioral economics and value-based decision making. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 34, 182-193. doi: 10.1037/adb0000518.
  • Gibson, B. C., Mullins, T. S., Heinrich, M. D., Witkiewitz, K., Yu, A. B., Hansberger, J. T., & Clark, V. P. (2020). Transcranial direct current stimulation facilitates insight learning. Brain Stimulation, 13, 393-400. doi: 10.1016/j.brs.2019.11.010.
  • McCrady, B. S., Witkiewitz, K., Venner, K. L., & Fokas, K. (2020). Education and training in substance use disorders and addictions: The University of New Mexico integrated training model for clinical psychology. Training and Education in Professional Psychology, 14, 60–69. https://doi.org/10.1037/tep0000287
  • Witkiewitz, K., & Tucker, J. A. (2020). Abstinence not required: Expanding the definition of recovery from alcohol use disorder. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 44, 36-40. doi: 10.1111/acer.14235

2019

  • Acuff, S. F., Soltis, K. E., Dennhardt, A. A., Borsari, B., Martens, M. P., Witkiewitz, K., & Murphy, J. G. (2019). Temporal precedence of self-regulation over depression and alcohol problems: Support for a model of self-regulatory failure. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 33, 603-615. doi: 10.1037/adb0000505.
  • Avila, J. F., Vonk, J., Verney, S. P., Witkiewitz, K., Arce, M., Schopf, N., Mayeux, R., & Manly, J. J. (2019). Sex/gender differences in cognitive trajectories vary as a function of race/ethnicity. Alzheimer’s & Dementia, 15, 1516-1523. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2019.04.006.
  • Bravo, A. J., Witkiewitz, K., Kelley, M. K., & Redman, J. C. (2019). Prevalence of mental health problems and willingness to participate in a mindfulness treatment: An examination among Veterans injured in combat. Mindfulness, 10, 953-963. doi: 10.1007/s12671-018-1047-4.
  • Ekhtiari, H., Tavakoli, H., Addolorato, G., Baeken, C., Bonci, A., Campanella, S., et al, including Witkiewitz, K., . . ., Hanlon, C. A. (2019). Transcranial electrical and magnetic stimulation for addiction medicine: A consensus paper on the present state of the science and the road ahead. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 104, 118-140. doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2019.06.007.
  • Falk, D. E., O’Malley, S. S., Witkiewitz, K., Anton, R. F., Litten, R. Z., Slater, M., . . ., Fertig, J. (2019). Reductions in drinking risk level as outcomes in alcohol pharmacotherapy trials. JAMA Psychiatry, 76, 374-381. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2018.3079.
  • Hsiao, Y., Tofighi, D., Van Horn, M .L., MacKinnon, D. P., & Witkiewitz, K. (2019). The (lack of) replication of self-reported mindfulness as a mechanism of change in mindfulness-based relapse prevention for substance use disorders. Mindfulness, 10, 724-736. doi: 10.1007/s12671-018-1023-z
  • Kelley, M. L., Bravo, A. J., Votaw, V. R., Stein, E., Redman, J. C., & Witkiewitz, K. (2019). Opioid and sedative misuse among veterans wounded in combat. Addictive Behaviors, 92, 168-172.
  • Kirouac, M. & Witkiewitz, K. (2019). Predictive value of non-consumption outcome measures in alcohol use disorder treatment. Addiction, 114, 1086-1092. doi: 10.1111/add.14553
  • Knox, J., Wall, M., Witkiewitz, K., Kranzler, H., Falk, D. E., Litten, R., . . ., Hasin, D. (2019). Reduction in non-abstinent World Health Organization (WHO) drinking risk levels and drug use disorders: 3-year follow-up results in the US general population. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 197, 228-235. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2019.01.009.
  • Knox, J., Wall, M., Witkiewitz, K., Kranzler, H., Falk, D. E., Litten, R., . . ., Hasin, D. (2019). Reduction in non-abstinent WHO drinking risk levels and depression/anxiety disorders: 3-year follow-up results in the US general population. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 197¸228-235. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2019.01.009
  • Mayer, A.R., Stephenson, D.D., Wertz, C.J., Dodd, A.B., Shaff, N.A., Ling, J.M., Park, G., Oglesbee, S.J., Wasserott, B.C., Meier, T.B., Witkiewitz, K., Campbell, R.A., Yeo, R.A., Phillips, J.P., Quinn, D.K., & Pottenger, A. (2019). Proactive inhibition deficits with normal perfusion after pediatric mild traumatic brain injury. Human Brain Mapping, 40, 5370-5381. doi: 10.1002/hbm.24778.
  • Montes, K. S., Witkiewitz, K., Pearson, M. R., & Leventhal, A. (2019). Alcohol, tobacco, and marijuana expectancies as predictors of substance use initiation in adolescence: A longitudinal examination. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 33, 26-34.
  • Murphy, J. G., Dennhardt, A. A., Martens, M. P., Borsari, B., Witkiewitz, K., & Meshesha, L. Z. (2019). A randomized clinical trial evaluating the efficacy of a brief alcohol intervention supplemented with a Substance-Free Activity Session or Relaxation Training. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 87, 657-669. doi: 10.1037/ccp0000412
  • Pelham III, W. E., Gonzalez, O., Metcalf, S. A., Whicker, C. L., Scherer, E. A., Witkiewitz, K., Marsch, L. A., Mackinnon, D. P. (2019). Item response theory analysis of the Five Facet Mindfulness Questionnaire and its short forms. Mindfulness, 10, 1615–1628.
  • Pelham III, W. E., Gonzalez, O., Metcalf, S. A., Whicker, C. L., Witkiewitz, K. A., Marsch, L. A., & Mackinnon, D. P. (2019). Evaluating the factor structure of the individual facets of the Five Facet Mindfulness Questionnaire. Mindfulness, 10, 2629–2646.
  • Robinson, C. S. H., Armenta, M., Combs, A., Lamphere, M., Garza, G., Neary, J., . . . Witkiewitz, K. (2019). Modulating affective experience and emotional intelligence with loving kindness meditation and transcranial direct current stimulation: A pilot study. Social Neuroscience, 14, 10-25. doi: 10.1080/17470919.2017.1397054.
  • Roos, C. R., Kirouac, M., Stein, E., Wilson, A., Bowen, S., & Witkiewitz, K. (2019). An open trial of rolling admission mindfulness-based relapse prevention: Feasibility, acceptability, dose-response relations, and mechanisms. Mindfulness, 10, 1062-1073. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12671-018-1054-5
  • Roos, C. R., Nich, C., Mun, C. J., Mendonca, J., Babuscio, T. A., Witkiewitz, K., Carroll, K. M., & Kiluk, B. D. (2019). Patterns of cocaine use during treatment: Associations with baseline characteristics and follow-up psychosocial functioning. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 80, 431-440.
  • Roos, C. R., Stein, E., Bowen, S., & Witkiewitz, K. (2019). Individual gender and group gender composition as predictors of differential benefit from mindfulness-based relapse prevention for substance use disorders. Mindfulness, 10, 1560-1567. doi: 10.1007/s12671-019-01112-y
  • Sliedrecht, W., de Waart, R., Witkiewitz, K., & Roozen, H. G. (2019). Alcohol use disorder relapse factors: A systematic review. Psychiatry Research, 278, 97-115. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2019.05.038.
  • Stein, E. R., Gibson, B. C., Votaw, V. R., Wilson, A. D., Clark, V. P., & Witkiewitz, K. (2019). Non-invasive brain stimulation in substance use disorders: Implications for dissemination to clinical settings. Current Opinion in Psychology, 30, 6-10. doi: 10.1016/j.copsyc.2018.12.009
  • Tofighi, D., Hsiao, Y. Y., Kruger, E. S., MacKinnon, D. P., Van Horn, M. L., & Witkiewitz, K. (2019). Sensitivity analysis of the no-omitted confounder assumption in latent growth curve mediation models. Structural Equation Modeling. 26, 1, 94-109. doi: 10.1080/10705511.2018.1506925
  • Votaw, V. R.., McHugh, R. K., & Witkiewitz, K. (2019). Alcohol use disorder and motives for prescription opioid misuse: A latent class analysis. Substance Use and Misuse, 54, 1558-1568. doi: 10.1080/10826084.2019.1594904.
  • Votaw, V. R., Witkiewitz, K., Valeri, L., Bogunovic, O., & McHugh, R. K. (2019). Nonmedical prescription sedative use in alcohol and opioid use disorders. Addictive Behaviors, 88, 48-55.
  • Witkiewitz, K., Litten, R. Z., & Leggio, L. (2019). Advances in the science and treatment of alcohol use disorder. Science Advances, 5 (9), eaax4043.
  • Witkiewitz, K., Roos, C. R., Mann, K., & Kranzler, H. R. (2019). Advancing precision medicine for alcohol use disorder: Replication and extension of reward drinking as a predictor of naltrexone response. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 43 (11), 2395-2405. doi.org/10.1111/acer.14183
  • Witkiewitz, K., Stein, E. R., Votaw, V. R., Wilson, A. D., Roos, C. R., Gallegos, S. J., Clark, V. P., & Claus, E. D. (2019). Mindfulness-based relapse prevention and transcranial direct current stimulation to reduce heavy drinking: A double-blind sham-controlled randomized trial. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 43, 1296-1307. doi: 10.1111/acer.14053.
  • Witkiewitz, K., Wilson, A.D., Pearson, M. R., Montes, K. S., Kirouac, M., Roos, C. R., Hallgren, K. A., & Maisto, S. A. (2019). Profiles of recovery from alcohol use disorder at three years following treatment: Can definitions of recovery be extended to include high functioning heavy drinkers? Addiction, 114, 69-80.

2018

  • Boruvka, A., Almirall, D., Witkiewitz, K., & Murphy, S. A. (2018). Assessing time-varying causal effect moderation in mobile health. Journal of the American Statistical Association, 113, 1112-1121. 10.1080/01621459.2017.1305274.
  • Bravo, A. J., Pearson, M. R., Wilson, A. D., & Witkiewitz, K. (2018). When traits match states: Examining the associations between self-report trait and state mindfulness following a state mindfulness induction. Mindfulness, 9, 199-211. doi: 10.1007/s12671-017-0763-5
  • Greenfield, B. L., Roos, C. R., Hagler, K. J., Stein, E., Bowen, S. & Witkiewitz, K. (2018). Race/ethnicity and racial/ethnic group composition moderate the effectiveness of mindfulness-based relapse prevention for substance use disorder. Addictive Behaviors, 81, 96-103.
  • Hunter, M. A., Lieberman, G., Coffman, B., Trumbo, M. C., Armenta, M. L., Robinson, C. S. H., . . ., Witkiewitz, K., & Clark, V. P. (2018). Mindfulness-based training with transcranial direct current stimulation modulates neuronal resource allocation in working memory. Heliyon. 4(7), e00685. doi: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2018.e00685.
  • Kirouac, M. & Witkiewitz, K. (2018). Revisiting the Drinker Inventory of Consequences: An extensive evaluation of psychometric properties in two alcohol clinical trials. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 32, 52-63.
  • Knox, J., Wall, M., Witkiewitz, K., Kranzler, H., Falk, D. E., Litten, R., . . ., Hasin, D. (2018). Reductions in non-abstinent WHO drinking risk levels and change in risk for liver disease and positive AUDIT-C scores: Prospective 3-year follow-up results in the US general population. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 42, 2256-2265.
  • Maisto, S. A., Hallgren, K. A., Roos, C. R., & Witkiewitz, K. (2018). Course of remission from and relapse to heavy drinking following outpatient treatment of alcohol use disorder. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 187, 319-326.
  • Mann, K., Roos, C. R., & Witkiewitz, K. (2018). Precision medicine in alcohol dependence: Evidence of efficacy and initial support for comparative effectiveness. Neuropsychopharmacology, 43, 1801-1802
  • Mann, K., Roos, C. R., Hoffmann, S., Nakovics, H., Leménager, T., Heinz, A., & Witkiewitz, K. (2018). Precision medicine in alcohol dependence: A controlled trial testing pharmacotherapy response among reward and relief drinking phenotypes. Neuropsychopharmacology, 43, 891-899.
  • Nahum-Shani, I., Smith, S. N., Spring, B. J., Collins, L. M., Witkiewitz, K., Tewari, A., Murphy, S. A. (2018). Just-in-time adaptive interventions in mobile health: Key components and design principles for ongoing health behavior support. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 52, 446-462.
  • Robinson, C. S. H., Fokas, K., & Witkiewitz, K. (2018). Relationship between empathic processing and drinking behavior in Project MATCH. Addictive Behaviors, 77, 180-186.
  • Stein, E. R., Gibson, B. C., Votaw, V. R., Wilson, A. D., Clark, V. P., & Witkiewitz, K. (2018). Non-invasive brain stimulation in substance use disorders: Implications for dissemination to clinical settings. Current Opinion in Psychology, 30, 6-10.
  • Vowles, K. E., Witkiewitz, K., Pielech, M., Edwards, K. A., McEntee, M. L., Bailey, R. W., Bolling, L. A., & Sullivan, M. D. (2018). Alcohol and opioid use in chronic pain: A cross-sectional examination of differences in functioning based on misuse status. Journal of Pain, 19, 1091-1230.
  • Witkiewitz, K., Kirouac, M., Roos, C. R., Wilson, A. D., Hallgren, K. A., Bravo, A. J., Montes, K. S., & Maisto, S. A. (2018). Abstinence and low risk drinking during treatment: Association with psychosocial functioning, alcohol use, and alcohol problems three years following treatment. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 32(6), 639-646. doi: 10.1037/adb0000381.
  • Witkiewitz, K., Kranzler, H. R., Hallgren, K. A., O’Malley, S. S., Falk, D. E., Litten, R. Z., Hasin, D. S., Mann, K. F., & Anton, R. F. (2018). Drinking risk level reductions associated with improvements in physical health and quality of life among individuals with alcohol use disorder. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 42, 2453-2465.
  • Witkiewitz, K., Roos, C. R., Tofighi, D., & Van Horn, M. L. (2018). Broad coping repertoire mediates the effect of the Combined Behavioral Intervention on alcohol outcomes in the COMBINE Study: An application of latent class mediation. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 79, 199-207.
  • Witkiewitz, K., Votaw, V., Vowles, K. E., & Kranzler, H. R. (2018). Opioid misuse as a predictor of alcohol treatment outcomes in the COMBINE study: Mediation by medication adherence. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 42, 1249-1259.
  • Witkiewitz, K. & Vowles, K. E. (2018). Alcohol and opioid use, co-use, and chronic pain in the context of the opioid epidemic: A critical review. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 42 (3), 478-488. doi: 10.1111/acer.13594
  • Yeater, E., Witkiewitz, K., López, G., Ross, R. S., Vitek, K., & Bryan, A. (2018). Latent profile analysis of alcohol consumption and sexual attitudes among college women: Associations with sexual victimization risk. Violence against Women, 24(11), 1279-1298.

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