Publications

Faculty and graduate students in the HPPSI produce a considerable amount of research in the applied health and social psychology domains. A sample of the presentations, published books, and articles can be found below.

 

Alabastro, A. B., Rast, D. E. III, Lac, A., Hogg, M. A., & Crano. W. D. (in press). Intergroup bias and perceived similarity: The effects of successes and failures on support for in- and outgroup political leaders. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations.

Alabastro, A., Beleva, Y., & Crano, W. D. (2012, January) Why Sarcasm Works: Comparing Sarcastic versus Direct Anti-Drug Messages. Poster presentation at the annual meeting at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP), San Diego, CA.

Alvaro, E.A., Crano, W.D., Siegel, J.T, Hohman, Z., Johnson, I. & Nakawaki, B. (2013). Adolescents’ attitudes toward anti-marijuana ads, usage intentions, and actual marijuana usage. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors.

Alvaro, E. A. & Siegel, J. T. (2010). Where have we been and where to next: A review and synthesis of organ donation media campaigns. In Siegel J. and Alvaro E. (Eds.), Understanding Organ Donation: Applied Behavioral Science Approaches (pp. 43-63). Malden: MA, Blackwell-Wiley.

Alvaro, E.A., Siegel, J. T., Crano, W.D., & Dominick, A. (2010). A mass mediated intervention on Hispanic organ donation. Journal of Health Communication, 15, 374-387.

Alvaro, E.A., Siegel, J. T., & Pace-Jones, S. (2011). Increasing organ donor registration rates by providing an Immediate and Complete Registration Opportunity: An experimental assessment of the IIFF Model. Psychology, Health and Medicine, 16, 686-694.

Ashing-Giwa, K., Lim, J., & Tang, J. (2010). Surviving cervical cancer: Does health related quality of life influence survival? Gyneocologic Oncology, 118(1), 35-42.

Basáñez, T. Unger, J. B., Soto, D., Crano, W. D., Baezconde-Garbanati, L. (2012). Perceived discrimination as a risk factor for depressive symptoms and substance use among Hispanic adolescents in Los Angeles. Ethncity & Health. doi: 10.1080/13557858.2012.713093

Basáñez, T., Blanco, L., Collazo, J. L., Berger, D. E., Crano, W. D. (2013). Ethnic groups’ perception of physicians’ attentiveness: Implications for health and obesity. Psychology, Health & Medicine18(1), 37-46.

Basáñez, T., Dennis, J. M., Crano, W. D., Stacy, A., Unger, J. B. (In Press). Measuring acculturation gap conflicts among Hispanics: Implications for psychosocial and academic adjustment. Journal of Family Issues.

Basáñez , T., Warren, M.T., Crano, W.D., Unger, J.B. (in press). Perception of intragroup rejection, Self-disclosure, and coping strategies: Malleable factors affecting adolescents’ emotional and academic outcomes.  Journal of Youth and Adolescence

Beleva, Y. D. (2012). The effect of invisible narrators in PSAs targeting adolescent marijuana use. International Communications Association 2012 conference, “Communication and Community”, Phoenix, AR.

Beleva, Y. D., Crano, W. D. & Hohman, Z. (2012). The effect of invisible narrators in PSAs targeting adolescent marijuana use. Symposium presentation at the Western Psychological Association annual conference, April, 2012, San Francisco, CA.

Beleva, Y. D., Hohman, Z., & Crano, W. D. (under review). The effect of invisible narrators in PSAs targeting adolescent marijuana use. Health Communications Journal.

Beleva, Y. D., & Siegel, J. T.  (in preparation). Persuasion in a heightened drive state:  the effect of perceived knowledge on the processing of relevant information.

Beleva, Y. D., & Siegel, J. T. (2012). The purpose of harming oneself: Goal Disruption Theory. Symposium presentation at the Western Psychological Association annual conference, April, 2012, San Francisco, CA.

Blair, B. A., (2014) Cross-cultural implications for dissent. Paper presented at the Fred Rhodewalt Social Psychology Winter Conference. January 2014, Park City, UT.

Bruni, C. M., Chance, R., & Schultz, P. W. (In Press). Measuring value-based environmental concerns in children: An Environmental Motives Scale. The Journal of Environmental Education.

Bruni, C. M., Chance, R., Schultz, P. W., & Nolan, J. (In Press). Natural connections: Bees sting and snakes bite, but they are still nature. Environment and Behavior.

Bruni, C. M., & Schultz, P. W. (2010). Implicit beliefs about self and nature: Evidence from an IAT game. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 30, 95-102.

Bruni, C. M., Fraser, J., & Schultz, P. W. (2008). The value of zoo experiences for developing implicit connections with nature. Journal of Visitor Studies, 11, 139-150.

Casad, B. J., Marcus-Newhall, A., Nakawaki, B., Kasabian, A. S., & LeMaster, J. (2012). Younger age at first childbirth predicts mothers’ lower economic and psychological well-being later in life. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 33, 421-435.

Crano, W.D. (2009). Lend me a hand. PsychCRITIQUES, 54.

Crano, W.D. (2010). There’s nothing so practical…Theoretical translations and organ donation. In J.T. Siegel & E.M. Alvaro (Eds.), Understanding organ donation: Applied behavioral science perspectives (pp. 331-343). New York: Wiley-Blackwell.

Crano, W. D. (2010). Majority and minority influence in attitude formation and change: Context/categorization – leniency contract theory. In R. Martin & M. Hewstone (Eds.), Minority influence and innovation: Antecedents, processes, and consequences (pp. 53-77). New York: Psychology Press.

Crano, W. D. (2010). Minority influence. In J.M. Levine & Michael Hogg (Eds.), Encyclopedia of group processes and intergroup relations (pp. 566-570). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Crano, W. D. (2010). Leniency contract. . In J.M. Levine & Michael Hogg (Eds.), Encyclopedia of group processes and intergroup relations (pp. 527-530). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Crano, W. D. (2010). Applying established theories of persuasion to problems that matter: On becoming susceptible to our own knowledge. In J.P. Forgas, J. Cooper, and W.D. Crano (Eds.). The psychology of attitudes and attitude change. New York: Psychology Press.

Crano, W. D. (2010). Experiments as reforms: Persuasion in the nation’s service. In J.P. Forgas, J. Cooper, and W.D. Crano (Eds.). The psychology of attitudes and attitude change (pp. 231-248). New York: Psychology Press.

Crano, W. D. (2012). The rules of influence: Winning when you’re in the minority. New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press. 

Published in the English-speaking world outside North America as:
Crano, W.D. (2012). Surrounded and outnumbered. Winning when you’re in the minority. 

Crano, W.D. (2012). A continuation of Politik by other means. PsychCritiques.

Crano, W.D., & Alvaro, E.M. (in press). Social factors that affect the processing of minority-sourced persuasive communications. In J.P. Forgas, et al., Social cognition and communication. New York: Psychology Press.

Crano, W. D. & Brewer, M. B. (2002). Principles and methods of social research (2nd ed.). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Crano, W. D. & Burgoon, M. (Eds.) (2002). Mass media and drug prevention: Classic and contemporary theories and research. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. 

Crano, W.D., & Hemovich, V. (2011). Intergroup relations and majority or minority group influence. In R.M. Kramer, E. Castano, & G. Leonardelli (Eds.), Social cognition, social identity, and intergroup relations: A festschrift in honor of Marilynn Brewer (pp. 221-246). New York: Psychology Press

Crano, W.D., & Lac, A. (2012). The evolution of research methodologies in (social) psychology. In A. Kruglanski & W. Stroebe (Eds.), Handbook of the history of social psychology (pp. 159-174). New York: Psychology Press.

Crano, W. D. & Prislin, R. (Eds.) (2008). Attitudes and attitude change. New York, NY: Taylor & Francis Group. 

Crano, W. D., Quist, R., & Winter, P. L. (submitted). Forest visitation, media consumption, and diverse publics: Lessons for outreach. Journal of Park and Recreation Administration.

Crano, W.D., & Seyranian, V. (2009). How minorities prevail: The context/comparison—leniency contract model. Journal of Social Issues [Special Issue: Michelle Marie Grossman Alexander], 65, 335-363.

Crano, W.D., Siegel, J. T., Alvaro, E.A. (2012). The siren’s call: mass media and drug prevention. In J. Dillard & L. Shen (Eds.), The Persuasion Handbook (pp. 296-313). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. 

Crano, W.D., Siegel, J.T., & Alvaro, E.M. (2009). Changes in adolescents’ expectancies regarding marijuana outcomes and actual marijuana usage. (Abstract). Psychology and Health, 24 (Supplement 1), 139-140.

Crano, W.D., Siegel, J.T., & Alvaro, E.M. (in prep.). Media prevention campaigns: What works and why. In L.M. Scheier (Ed.), Handbook of drug prevention. Washington, D.C.: APA.

Crano, W. D., Ting, S. A., & Hemovich, V. (2009). Inhalants. In L. Cohen, F.L.Collins, A. M.Young, D. E.McChargue & T. Leffingwell (Eds.). Pharmacology and treatment of substance abuse: Evidence and outcome-based perspectives (pp. 275-292). New York: Taylor & Francis.

Dennis, J. M., Basáñez, T., & Farhamand, A. (2010). Intergenerational conflicts among Latinos in early adulthood: Separating values conflicts with parents from acculturation conflicts. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, 32, 118-135.

Donaldson, C. D. (2014, April). Predicting adolescent prescription opioid and stimulant misuse. Poster presentation at the annual meeting for the Western Psychological Association (WPA), Portland, OR.

Donaldson, S. I., & Crano, W.D. (2012). Theory-driven evaluation science and applied social psychology: Exploring the intersection. In M. M. Mark, S. I. Donaldson, S. I., & B. Campbell (Eds.), Social psychology and evaluation (pp 141-161). New York, NY: Guilford.

Gonzalez, A.V , Siegel, J.T,  Alvaro, E.M., & O’Brien, E.K. (2013). Depression and Physician Patient Communication Among Hispanic End-Stage Renal Disease Patients.  Journal of Health Communication, 18, 485-497.

Grenard, J. L., Stacy, A. W., Shiffman, S., Baraldi, A. N., MacKinnon, D. P., Lockhart, G., Kisbu-Sakarya, Y., Boyle, S., Beleva, Y., Koprowski, C., Ames, S. L., Reynolds, K. D. (under review). Sweetened drink and snacking cues in adolescents: a study using ecological momentary assessment. Appetite.

Hemovich, V., Lac, A., & Crano, W.D. (2011). Understanding Early-Onset Drug and Alcohol Outcomes: The Role of Family Structure, Social Factors, and Interpersonal Perceptions of Use. Psychology, Health, and Medicine, 16, 249-267.

Hogg, M. A., Siegel, J. T., & Hohman, Z. (2011). Groups can jeopardize your health: Identifying with un-healthy groups to reduce self-uncertainty. Self and Identity, 10, 326-335.

Hohman, Z. P. , Crano, W. D., Siegel, J. T., & Alvaro, E. (2013). Attitude Ambivalence and Adolescent Drug Use: Moderating the Theory of Planned Behavior. Prevention Science. doi: 10.1007/s11121-013-0368-8

Huang, L. N., & Nakawaki, B. (2013, October). Advancing the behavioral health of adolescents: Selected federal efforts. Paper presented at the Meeting Adolescents Where They Are: New Directions in Behavioral Health, Grantmakers in Health strategy session, Washington, D.C.

Huansuriya, T., Siegel, J. T., Crano, W. D. (2013). Parent-Child Drug Communication: Pathway from Parents’ Ads Exposure to Youths’ Marijuana Use Intention. Journal of Health Communication. doi: 10.1080/10810730.2013.811326

Johnson, I., Siegel, J. T., & Crano, W. D. (2012). Expanding the reach of vested interest in predicting attitude-behavior consistency. Social Influence. DOI: 10.1080/15534510.2012.738243

Johnson, I., Siegel, J. T., & Crano, W. D. (2012, July). Indirect Vested Interest: Interpersonal Closeness as a Moderator of Attitude-Behavior Consistency. Conference of the International Association for Relationship Research: Chicago, IL.

Johnson, I., Seifert, B., Siegel, J. T., & Crano, W. D. (2010, June). Vicarious Vested Interest: Expanding Vested Interest Theory. Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, 2010 Biennial Conference: New Orleans, LA.

Keeler, A. , Siegel, J. T., & Alvaro, E. A. (2013). Depression and Help Seeking Among Mexican-Americans: The Mediating Role of Familism. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. doi: 10.1007/s10903-013-9824-6

Keeler, A. R., Siegel, J. T., & Alvaro, E. (2012). “Depression, familism, and help seeking perceptions of Hispanics: Meditational elucidation with implications for intervention”. Depression Symposium for Western Psychological Association, San Francisco, CA.

Keeler, A. & Crano, W. “Exploration of Help Seeking from a Biopsychosocial Perspective” (paper presentation). Western Psychological Association (WPA) annual conference, April 2011, Los Angeles, CA.

Keeler, A., Gonzalez, A., Siegel, J., & Alvaro, E. Depression Symposium “The relationship between negative self-bias on help seeking among depressed Hispanic individuals” Western Psychological Association (WPA) annual conference, April 2010, Cancun, Mexico

Lac, A., Alvaro, E. M., Crano, W. D., & Siegel, J. T. (2009). Parenting styles and Theory of Planned Behavior:  An integrative framework for understanding parenting on adolescent marijuana use. Prevention Science, 10, 22-32.  

Lac, A., Alvaro, E.M., Crano, W.D., & Siegel, J.T. (2009). Pathways from parental knowledge and warmth to adolescent marijuana use: An extension to the theory of planned behavior. Prevention Science, 10, 22-32.

Lac, A., & Crano, W.D. (2009). Monitoring matters: Meta-analytic review reveals the reliable linkage of parental monitoring with adolescent marijuana use. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 4, 578-586.

Lac, A., & Crano, W.D. (2010). Marijuana use. In R.J.R. Levesque (Ed.), Encyclopedia of adolescence. New York: Springer Science+Business Media.

Lac, A. , Unger, J. B., Basáñez, T., Ritt-Olson, A., Soto, D., & Baezconde-Garbanati, L., (2011). Marijuana use among Hispanic adolescents: Protective familial factors and gender differences. Substance Use and  Misuse, 46(5), 644-655.

Lamb, C.S., & Crano, W.D. (in press). Parents’ beliefs and children’s marijuana use: Evidence for a self-fulfilling prophecy effect. Addictive Behaviors.

Lamb, C.S., Lienemann, B.A., & Crano, W.D. (in prep). Exploring the concept of marriage: Categories and differences between same-sex and other-sex marriage types.

Lecat, B., Hilton, D.J., & Crano, W.D. (2009). Group status and reciprocity norms: Can the door-in-the- face be obtained in an out-group context? Group Dynamics: Theory, Research, and Practice, 13,178- 189.

Lienemann, B.A., & Lamb, C.S. (2013). Heavy episodic drinking among college females: An exploration of expectancies, consequences and self-efficacy. Substance Use & Misuse, Early Online, 1-9. doi: 10.3109/10826084.2012.726311

Lienemann, B.A., Lamb, C.S. & Crano, W.D.  (Submitted) The relationship between loneliness and risky sexual behavior among U.S. adults: The mediation effects of anxiety, alcohol intoxication, and sexual compulsivity.

Lienemann, B.A. & Siegel, J.T. (under review). Reactance to depression public service announcements among people with depression.

Lienemann, B.A., Siegel, J.T., & Crano, W.D. (2012). Persuading depressed individuals to seek help: Respect the boomerang. Health Communication. doi: 10.1080/10410236.2012.712091

Lienemann, B.A., & Stopp, H. (in press). The association between media exposure of interracial relationships and attitudes toward interracial relationships. Journal of Applied Social Psychology.

Lisha, N. E., Alabastro, A. B., Johnson, I. M. (2009, May). Marijuana Use and Adolescent Athletes: The Mediating Effects of Perceived Group Norms. Poster presentation at the annual meeting at the Association for Psychological Science (APS), San Francisco, CA.

Lisha, N., Crano, W.D., & Delucchi, K. (in press). Participation in team sports and alcohol and marijuana use initiation trajectories. Journal of Drug Issues.

Lewandowski, J., Rosenberg, B. D., Parks, M. J., & Siegel, J. T. (2011). The effect of informal social support: Face-to-face versus computer-mediated communication. Computers in Human Behavior, 27, 1806-1814.

Lewandowski, J., Rosenberg, B. D., Parks, M. J., & Siegel, J. T. (2011). The effect of informal social support: Face-to-face versus computer-mediated communication. Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP) annual conference, January 2011, San Antonio, TX.

Lyrintzis, E. A. & Siegel, J. T. (2012, April). Academic Disruption: An application of Goal Disruption Theory. Paper presented at Western Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA.

Massie, K., Beleva, Y., Pike, J., Cen, S., Reynolds, K. (under review) A Multi-level school-based recruitment approach in an adolescent obesity prevention study. Preventing Chronic Disease Journal.

Miller, S. M. (2012).  Do As I Say, Not As I Do: Parental Modeling and Adolescent Drug Use. Symposium presentation: Western Psychological Association (WPA), San Francisco, CA.

Miller, S.M., Beleva, Y., & Garner, L. (2012). How Big Is Your Ego? A Validation of the Ego Depletion Inventory (EDI). Poster presentation: Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP), San Diego, CA.

Miller, S. , Siegel, J. T., Hohman, Z. P.  & Crano, W. D. (2013). Factors Mediating the Association of the Recency of Parent’s Marijuana Use and Their Adolescent Children’s Subsequent Initiation.  Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 27, 848-853. doi: 10.1037/a0032201.

Nakawaki, B. (2012, April). Comparative risks of adolescent misuse of prescriptions and other drugs. Poster presented at the 92nd annual convention of the Western Psychological Association, San Francisco, CA.

Nakawaki, B. (2014). A comparison of output across complex survey analysis software. Paper to be presented at the 94th annual convention of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, OR.

Nakawaki, B. (2014). Patterns of substance use and delinquency among adolescent inhalant users. Poster to be presented at the 94th annual convention of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, OR.

Nakawaki, B., Casad, B. J., Lee, L., Diaz, M. A., Garnier, C. D., Kasabian, A. S., & Lee, J. (2009, February). Hiring discrimination against race stereotype violators. Poster presented at the 10th annual convention of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Tampa Bay, FL.

Nakawaki, B., & Crano, W. D. (2011, April). Depression and treatment-related factors in multiracial adolescents. Paper presented at the 91st annual convention of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, CA.

Nakawaki, B., & Crano, W.D. (2012) Predicting adolescents’ persistence, nonpersistence, and recent onset of nonmedical use of opioids and stimulants. Addictive Behaviors, 37, 716-721.

Navarro, M. & Siegel, J.T. (in preparation). Manipulating disruption: A test of Disruption Drive Theory.

Neff, K., Siegel, J. T., & Crano, W.D. (under review). Non-adherence among adolescents with type-1 diabetes: A purposive approach

Nydegger, L. A. , Keeler, A. R. , Hood, C. , Siegel, J. T., & Stacy, A. W. (2013).Reducing HIV misconceptions and reducing implementation intentions to use condoms among drug users. AIDS Care. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2013.793271

Nydegger, L. A., & Keeler, A. R. (2011).“Reducing misconceptions and increasing implementation intentions to use condoms in high risk adults in drug diversion programs.” Poster presentation for the American Public Health Association annual conference, October 2011,Washington, D.C.

O’Brien, E.K., & Siegel,  J.T. (2012). Development of a Bleakness Scale. Paper Presentation, Western Psychological Association Conference, San Francisco, CA.

O’Brien, E.K., & Rosenberg, B. (2012). A Typology of Health Behavior Change. Poster Presentation, Western Psychological Association Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Prislin, R., & Crano, W.D. (2012). History of social influence research. In A. Kruglanski & W. Stroebe (Eds.), Handbook of the history of social psychology (pp.321-339). New York: Psychology Press.

Rosenberg, B.D. & Siegel, J.T. (in preparation). Purposive behavior and social influence: A new way to persuade.

Rosenberg, B. D., Lewandowski, J. A., & Siegel, J. T. (2013). Goal disruption theory, military personnel, and the creation of merged profiles: A mixed method investigation. Journal of Mixed Methods Research. doi: 10.1177/1558689813508006

Rosenberg, B. D., Lewandowski, J., & Siegel, J. T. (2011). Desired end-states of military personnel: A mixed-methods analysis. Western Psychological Association (WPA) annual conference, April 2011, Los Angeles, CA.

Siegel, J. T. (2011). Dying for romance: Risk taking as purposive behavior. Psychology, Health and Medicine, 16, 719-726.

Siegel, J. T., & Alvaro, E. M. (Eds.) (2010). Understanding organ donation: Applied behavioral science perspectives. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.

Siegel, J.T., Alvaro, E.M., Crano, W.D., Lienemann, B., Hohman, Z., & O’Brien, E. (2012). Increasing social support for depressed individuals: A cross-cultural assessment of an affect-expectancy approach. Journal of Health Communication: International Perspectives, 17, 713-732. doi: 10.1080/10810730.2011.635775

Siegel, J.T., Alvaro, E.M., Crano, W.D., Gonzalez, A., Tang, J.C., Jones, S.P. (2010). Passive positive organ donor registration behavior. A mixed method assessment of the IIFF Model. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 15(2), 198-209.

Siegel, J. T., Alvaro, E. A., & Hohman, Z. (2010). A dawning recognition of factors for increasing donor registration: The IIFF Model. In Siegel J. and Alvaro E. (Eds.), Understanding Organ Donation: Applied Behavioral Science Approaches (pp. 313-330). Malden: MA, Blackwell-Wiley. 

Siegel, J. T., Alvaro, E. A., Hohman, Z. A., & Mauer, D. (2011). “Can you spare an organ?” Exploring Hispanic Americans’ willingness to discuss living organ donation with loved ones. Health Communication, 26, 754-764.

Siegel, J. T., Alvaro, E. M., Patel, N., Crano, W. D. (2009) “…you would probably want to do it. Cause that’s what made them popular”: Exploring perceptions of inhalant utility among young adolescent non-users and occasional users. Substance Use and Misuse, 44, 597-615.

Siegel, J. T., Crano, W. D., Alvaro, E. A. Lac, A., Hackett, J. D., & Hohman, Z (2013). Trajectories of adolescent marijuana use: A quasi-experimental longitudinal analysis. Substance Use and Misuse. doi: 10.3109/10826084.2013.817427

Siegel, J. T., Crano, W.D., Alvaro, E. A., Lac, A, Rast, D. & Kettering, V.  (2012). Dying to be popular: Why do adolescents go to extremes? In M. A. Hogg & Blaylock, D. (Eds.), Extremism and the Psychology of Uncertainty (pp. 163-186). Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell. 

Siegel, J. T., Lienemann, B. A., Tan, C. N. (under review). Influencing the depressed via overheard communication. Journal of Abnormal Psychology

Siegel, J. T., Lienemann, B. A. & Tan, C. N. (2012). Reducing self-stigma of help seeking among depressed people: An application of Walster and Festinger’s overheard communication technique.  Symposium presentation at the 2012 Western Psychological Association annual conference.

Siegel, J. T. & Lyrintzis, E. A. (2012, April). The development and validation of brief measures of psychological disequilibrium. Paper presented at Western Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA.

Siegel, J. T., Navarro, M. A., Tan, C. N., Hyde, M. K. (in press) Attitude-behavior consistency, the principle of compatibility, and organ donation: A classic innovation. Health Psychology.

Siegel, J.T., O’Brien, E.K., Alvaro, E.M. (under review). Barriers to living donation among low-resource Latinos: “…they have to worry about their work, their family, how to survive.” American Journal of Transplantation.

Siegel, J. T., O’Brien, E. K., Alvaro, E. A., & Paulson, J. (accepted for publication). Barriers to living donation among First-Generation Hispanics in Downtown Los Angeles: “When someone is sick, it is as if they were dead.”

Siegel, J. T., Rosenberg, B., Navarro, M., Lyrintzis, E., Beleva, Y. (2012). Goal Disruption Theory: A Tolmanian Framework. Western Psychological Association (WPA) annual conference, April 2012, San Francisco, CA.

Sperry, K. & Siegel, J. T. (2013). Victim responsibility, credibility, and verdict in a simulated rape case: Application of Weiner’s attribution model. Legal and Criminological Psychology, 18, 16-29. doi: 10.1111/j.2044-8333.2011.02022.x

Tan, C. N., & Crano, W. D. (2012). Fear arousal: Avoidance and punishment in anti-marijuana advertisements. Symposium presentation at the 2012 Western Psychological Association annual conference.

Tan, C., Navarro, M., & Siegel, J. T. (2012). Potential, felt, and anticipated ambivalence: Attitude-behavior consistency and organ donor registration. Western Psychological Association (WPA) annual conference, April 2012, San Francisco, CA.

Tan, C. N., Navarro, M. A., Siegel, J. T. (2012) Ambivalence and attitude behavior consistency in organ donation registration. Symposium presentation at the 2012 Western Psychological Association annual conference.

Tang, J. & Siegel, J. (2010). Risk Taking as Response to Mental Constriction. Poster presented at Western Psychological Association Conference in Cancun, Mexico.

Thomson, A. L.  & Siegel, J. T. (2013).  A Moral Act, Elevation, and Prosocial Behavior: Moderators of Morality. Journal of Positive Psychology, 8, 50-64. doi: 10.1080/17439760.2012.754926

Unger, J.B., Basáῇez, T., Dennis, J.M., Crano, W.D., & Stacy, A.W. (in press). Measuring acculturation gap conflicts among Hispanics: Implications for psychosocial and academic adjustment. Journal of Family Issues.

Zebrack, B., Bleyer, A., Albritton, K., Medearis, S. & Tang, J.C. (2006). Assessing the healthcare needs of adolescent and young adult cancer patients and survivors. Cancer, 107(12), 2915-2923.