Senior Research Scientist
Department of Psychiatry
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Motivational and behavioral interventions for substance abuse treatment, health risk reduction, and health promotion; alcohol's influence on risky sexual behavior and sexual aggression.
Miller, K. E., Dermen, K. H., & Lucke, J. F. (2017). Intoxication-related AmED (alcohol mixed with energy drink) expectancies scale: Initial development and validation. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 41, 1228-1238.
PMID: 28421613 PMCID: PMC5516634 [Available on 2018-06-01] DOI: 10.1111/acer.13402
Przybyla, S. M., Eliseo-Arras, R. K., Krawiec, G., Gower, E., & Dermen, K. H. (2016). Feasibility and acceptability of a smartphone app for daily reports of substance use and antiretroviral therapy adherence among HIV-infected adults. AIDS Research and Treatment, 2016, Article ID 9510172, 12 pages.
PMID: 27610243 | PMCID: PMC5004007 | DOI: 10.1155/2016/9510172
Walitzer, K. S., Dermen, K. H., Barrick, C., & Shyhalla, K. (2015). Modeling the innovation-decision process: Dissemination and adoption of a motivational interviewing preparatory procedure in addiction outpatient clinic. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment.
Bradizza, C. M., Stasiewicz, P. R, & Dermen, K. H. (2014). Behavioral interventions for individuals dually diagnosed with a severe mental illness and a substance use disorder. Current Addiction Reports.
PMID:25530935 doi: 10.1007/s40429-014-0032-9
Dermen, K. H., Ciancio, S. G., & Fabiano, J. A. (2014). A pilot test of motivational oral health promotion with alcohol-dependent inpatients. Health Psychology, 33, 392-395.
PMID: 23957897 doi: 10.1037/a0033153
Walitzer, K. S., Dermen, K. H., Shyhalla, K., & Kubiak, A. (2013). Couple communication among problem drinking males and their spouses: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Family Therapy, 35, 229-251.
Dermen, K. H., & Thomas, S. N. (2011). Randomized controlled trial of brief interventions to reduce college students’ drinking and risky sex. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 25, 583-594.
Skewes, M. C., Dermen, K. H., & Blume, A. W. (2011). Readiness to change and post-intervention drinking among Hispanic college students living on the U.S.-Mexico border. Addictive Behaviors, 36, 183-189.
PMID:21109355 DOI: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2010.10.002
Walitzer, K. S., Dermen, K. H., & Barrick, C. (2009). Facilitating involvement in Alcoholics Anonymous during outpatient treatment: A randomized clinical trial. Addiction, 104, 391-401.
PMID:19207347 DOI: 10.1111/j.1360-0443.2008.02467.x
Dearing, R. L., Barrick, C., Dermen, K. H., & Walitzer, K. S. (2005). Indicators of client engagement: Influences on alcohol treatment satisfaction and outcomes. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 19, 71-78.
PMID:15783280 DOI: 10.1037/0893-164X.19.1.71
Araujo, M. W., Dermen, K., Connors, G., & Ciancio, S. (2004). Oral and dental health among inpatients in treatment for alcohol use disorders: A pilot study. Journal of the International Academy of Periodontology, 6 ,125-130.
Walitzer, K. S., & Dermen, K. H. (2004). Alcohol-focused spouse involvement and behavioral couples therapy: Evaluation of enhancements to drinking reduction treatment for male problem drinkers. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 72, 944-955.
PMID:15612842 DOI: 10.1037/0022-006X.72.6.944
Connors, G. J., Walitzer, K. S., & Dermen, K. H. (2002). Preparing clients for alcoholism treatment: Effects on treatment participation and outcomes. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 70, 1161-1169.
Dermen, K. H., & Cooper, M. L. (2000). Inhibition conflict and alcohol expectancy as moderators of alcohol's relationship to condom use. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 8, 198-206.
Testa, M., & Dermen, K. H. (1999). The differential correlates of sexual coercion and rape. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 14, 548-561.
PMID: n/a DOI: 10.1177/088626099014005006
Walitzer, K. S., Dermen, K. H., & Connors, G. J. (1999). Strategies for preparing clients for treatment: A review. Behavior Modification, 23, 129-151.