Website: HABITS Lab
Ph.D. – University of Rhode Island
Area of Study:
Addiction and Health Behavior Change
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.
Graduate Research and Training Opportunities:
No: Not accepting new HSP graduate students for Fall 2019
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.
Graduate Program Affiliation(s):
Human Services Psychology
Leadership roles in the Department/College/University:
Director, MDQuit Tobacco Resource Center
Director, Center for Community Collaboration
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.