Office: Math/Psychology 340
Lab: Sondheim 501/509
Website: HABITS Lab
Graduate Research and Training Opportunities:
NO: Not accepting new graduate students for Fall 2017.
Undergraduate Research and Training Opportunities:
YES Undergraduate opportunities available.
Opportunities for assisting in research and center projects are available as well as for honor theses and presentations. Undergraduates work I a variety of capacities: literature searches, entering data, updating web pages, assisting in organizing training materials and lab tasks, assisting with grad student research projects and some lab research projects.
Ph.D. – University of Rhode Island
Area of Study:
Addiction and Health Behavior Change
Advanced Topics in Psychology: Etiology and Treatment of Addictive Behaviors (PSYC 495)
Core Course II: Contextual bases of Behavior: Individual Differences, Social and Community Psychology, Culture and Diversity (PSYC 603)
Clinical Interventions I (PSYC 622)
Graduate Seminar in Human Services Psychology: Etiology and Treatment of Addictive Behaviors (PSYC 695)
Graduate Program Affiliation(s):
Human Services Psychology
Leadership roles in the Department/College/University:
Director, MDQuit Tobacco Resource Center
Director, Center for Community Collaboration
Current research projects include assessing the process of smoking initiation and cessation, SBIRT training in medical residency programs, motivation and stages of change for a variety of health behaviors, and understanding mechanism of change in alcohol and substance abuse
Connors, G., DiClemente, C. C., Velasquez, M., & Donovan, D. (2012). Substance Abuse Treatment and the Stages of Change (Second Edition). Guilford Press.
DiClemente, C.C. (2007). Mechanisms, Determinants and Process of Change in the modification of drinking behavior. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 31(S3), 13S-20S.
DiClemente, C.C. (2005). Conceptual models and applied research: The ongoing contribution of the Transtheoretical Model, Journal of Addictions Nursing, 16, 5-12.
DiClemente, C.C., Schlundt, D., & Gemell, L. (2004). Readiness and Stages of Change in Addiction Treatment. The American Journal on Addictions, 13, 103-119.
DiClemente, C.C. (2003). Addiction and change: How addictions develop and addicted people recover. New York: Guilford Press.