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Peggy C. Stephens, Ph.D. Publications

  • Teasdale, B., Stephens, P.C, Sloboda, Z., Stephens, R.C., Grey, S., (2013). The Effect of Hurricane Katrina on Adolescent Feelings of Social Isolation. Social Science Quarterly, Vol. 94, (2), 490-505. DOI: 10.1111/ssqu.12004.
  • Alemagno, S., Stephens, P., Shaffer-King, P. (2012). Characteristics of incarcerated youth reporting homelessness. Under Review, Journal of Juvenile Justice, 2(1): 1-11.
  • Ortega, Ramona, Gregory K. Plagens, Peggy Stephens and RaJade M. Berry-James. (2012). Mexican American Public Sector Professionals: Perceptions of Affirmative Action Policies and Workplace Discrimination. Review of Public Personnel Administration, 32 (1) 24-44. (first published on May 4, 2011 as doi:10.1177/0734371X11408705).
  • Brown, C.H., Sloboda, Z., Fabrizio, F., Teasdale, B., Burkhart, G., Vigna-Taglianti, F., Howe, G., Masyn, K., Wang, W., Muthén, B. Stephens, P., Grey, S. (2011). Methods for Synthesizing Findings on Moderation Effects Across Multiple Randomized Trials. Prevention Science, Vol. 14, (2), 144-156. (DOI 10.1007/s11121-011-0207-8).
  • Alemagno, S., Stephens, R.C., Stephens, P., Shaffer-King, P., White, P. (2009). Brief Motivational Intervention to Reduce HIV Risk and to increase HIV Testing among Offenders under Community Supervision. Journal of Correctional Health Care, Vol. 15, No. 3, 210-221.
  • Stephens, P., Sloboda, Z., Stephens, R.C., Marquette, J., Hawthorne, R., Williams, J. (2009). Universal School-Based Substance Abuse Prevention Programs: Modeling Targeted Mediators and Outcomes for Adolescent Cigarette, Alcohol and Marijuana Use. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Vol. 102, 1-10.
  • Sloboda, Z, Stephens, R.C., Stephens, P., Grey, S., Teasdale, B., Hawthorne, R., Williams, J., and Marquette, J. (2009). The Adolescent Substance Abuse Prevention Study: Randomized Field Trial of a Universal Substance Abuse Prevention Program. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Vol. 102, 11-18.
  • Teasdale, B., Sloboda, Z., Stephens, P., Stephens, R.C., Grey, S. (2009). The Effect of Take Charge of Your Life on Targeted Program Mediators. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Vol. 102, 19-29.
  • Alemagno, S.A., Stephens, P., Shaffer-King, P., Teasdale, B. (2009). Prescription Drug Abuse of Adolescent Arrestees: Correlates and Implications. Journal of Correctional Health Care. Vol. 15, Issue 1, 35-46.
  • Stephens, P., Sloboda, Z., Grey, S., Stephens, R.C., Hammond, A., Hawthorne, R., Teasdale, B., Williams, J. (2008). Is the receptivity of substance abuse prevention programming impacted by students’ perceptions of the instructor? Health Education & Behavior, Vol. 36, No. 4, 724-745.
  • Hammond, A., Sloboda, Z., Tonkin, P., Stephens, R., Teasdale, B., Grey, S.F., Williams, J. (2008). Do adolescents perceive police officers as credible instructors of substance abuse prevention programs? Health Education Research, 23:682-696.
  • Sloboda, Z., Pyakuryal, A., Tonkin, P., Teasdale, Stephens, R.C., Grey, S. (2008). Reports of substance abuse prevention programming available in schools. Prevention Science 9:276-287 (DOI 10.1007/s11121-008-0102-0).
  • Sloboda, Z., Tonkin, P., Pyakuryal, A., Teasdale, B., Hawthorne, R., Marquette, J., Williams, J. (2008). Implementation fidelity: The experience of the Adolescent Substance Abuse Prevention Study. Health Education Research Vol. 24, No. 3, 394-406.
  • Stephens, R.C., Sloboda, Z., Thibodeaux, L. and Tonkin, P. (2007). Research Note: An empirical study of adolescent student attrition. Journal of Drug Issues, Spring, 2007:475-488.
  • Renker, P. R., Tonkin, P. (2007). Postpartum women’s evaluations of an audio/video computer assisted perinatal violence screen. CIN: Computers and Informatics in Nursing May/June, 2007:139-147.
  • Renker, P., Tonkin, P. (2006). Women’s views of confidentiality issues related to and acceptability of prenatal violence screening. Obstetrics and Gynecology, V.107 N.2, February, 2006:348-354.
  • Tonkin, P., Dickie, J., Alemagno, S., and Grove, W. (2004). “Women in Jail: ‘Soft Skills’ and Barriers to Employment.” Journal of Offender Rehabilitation: Vol. 38:4:50-71.
  • Swartz, J.A., Tonkin, P., Baumohl, J. (2003). “Methodology of the multi-site study of the termination of Supplemental Security Income benefits for drug addicts and alcoholics.” Contemporary Drug Problems Vol. 30:77-121.
  • Swartz, J.A., Campbell, K., Baumohl, J., Tonkin, P. (2003). “Drug treatment participation and retention rates among former recipients of Supplemental Security Income for drug addiction and alcoholism.” Contemporary Drug Problems Vol. 30:335-364.
  • Falk, R.F., and Tonkin, P. (2001). “Soft-Modeling the Predictors of Drug Treatment Use.” Social Research Update: Issue 32, Spring 2001.