Publications

Scheier, L. M., & Newcomb, M. D. (1991a). Differentiation of early adolescent predictors of drug use versus abuse: A developmental risk factor model. Journal of Substance Abuse, 3, 277-299. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., & Newcomb, M. D. (1991b). Psychosocial predictors of drug use initiation and escalation: An expansion of the multiple risk factors hypothesis using longitudinal data. Contemporary Drug Problems, 18, 31-73. [Download]

Mitchell, W. G., Scheier, L. M., & Baker, S. A. (1993). Effects of psychosocial, acculturative and medical risk factors on academic achievement and social competence in children and adolescents with epilepsy. Annals of Neurology, 34, 458-459. [Download]

Newcomb, M. D., Scheier, L. M., & Bentler, P. M. (1997). Effects of adolescent drug use on adult mental health: A prospective study of a community sample. In G. A. Marlatt & G. R. VandenBos (Eds.), Addictive behaviors: Readings on etiology, prevention, and treatment (pp. 169-211). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., & Newcomb, M. D. (1993). Multiple dimensions of affective and cognitive disturbance: Latent-variable models in a community sample. Psychological Assessment, 5, 230-234. [Download]

Mitchell, W. G., Scheier, L. M., & Baker, S. A. (1994). Psychosocial, behavioral, and medical outcomes in children with epilepsy. A developmental risk factor model using longitudinal data. Pediatrics, 94, 471-477. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., Newcomb, J. D., & Skager, R. (1994). Risk, protection, and vulnerability to adolescent drug use: Latent-variable models of three age groups. Journal of Drug Education, 24(1), 49-82.[Download]

Scheier, L. M., & Botvin, G. J. (1995). Effects of early adolescent drug use on cognitive efficacy in early-late adolescence: A developmental structural model. Journal of Substance Abuse, 7, 379-404. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., Casten, R.J., & Fullard, W. (1995). Latent-variable confirmatory factor analysis of the Adolescent Temperament Questionnaire. Journal of Adolescent Research, 10, 246-277. [Download]

Chen, K., Scheier, L. M., & Kandel, D. B. (1996). Effects of chronic cocaine use on physical health: A prospective study in a general population sample. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 43, 23-37. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., & Botvin, G. J. (1996). Cognitive effects of marijuana [Letter to the editor]. Journal of the American Medical Association, 275, 1547. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., & Botvin, G. J. (1996). Purpose in life, cognitive, efficacy, and general deviance as determinants of drug abuse in urban black youth. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, 5, 1-26. [Download]

Botvin, G. J., & Scheier, L. M. (1997). Preventing drug abuse and violence. In D. K. Wilson, J. R. Rodrigue, & W. C. Taylor (Eds.), Health-promoting and health-compromising behaviors among minority youth (pp. 55-89). Washington, DC: APA Books. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., & Botvin, G. J. (1997). Psychosocial correlates of affective distress: Latent variable models of male and female adolescents in a community sample. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 26, 89-115. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., Botvin, G. J., Diaz, T., & Ifill-Williams, M. (1997). Ethnic identity as a moderator of psychosocial risk and adolescent alcohol and marijuana use: Concurrent and longitudinal analyses. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, 6, 21-47. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., Botvin, G. J. & Baker, E. (1997). Risk and protective factors as predictors of adolescent alcohol involvement and transitions in alcohol use: A prospective analysis. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 58, 652-667. [Download]

Botvin, G. J., Malgady, R. G., Griffin, K. W., Scheier, L. M., & Epstein, J. A. (1998). Alcohol and marijuana use among rural youth: Interaction of social and intrapersonal influences. Addictive Behaviors, 23, 1-9. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., & Botvin, G. J. (1998). Relations of social skills, personal competence, and adolescent alcohol use: A developmental exploratory study. Journal of Early Adolescence, 18, 77-114. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., & Botvin, G. J. (1997). Expectancies as mediators of the effects of social influences and alcohol knowledge on adolescent alcohol use: A prospective analysis. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 11, 48-64. [Download]

Griffin, K. W., Scheier, L. M., Griffin, K. W. & Diaz, T. (1999). Interpersonal aggression in urban minority youth: Individual skills and characteristics as mediators of neighborhood, peer, and parental influences. Journal of Community Psychology, 27, 77-114. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., & Botvin, G. J. (1999). Social skills, competence, and drug refusal efficacy as predictors of adolescent alcohol use. Journal of Drug Education, 29, 253-280. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., & Botvin, G. J., Miller, N. L. (1999). Life events, neighborhood stress, psychosocial functioning and alcohol use among urban minority youth. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Use, 9, 19-50. [Download]

Botvin, G. J., Griffin, K. W., Diaz, T., Scheier, L. M., Williams, C., & Epstein, J. A. (2000). Preventing illicit drug use in adolescents: Long-term follow-up data from a randomized control trial of a school population. Addictive Behaviors, 25, 769-774. [Download]

Griffin, K. W., Scheier, L. M., Botvin, G. J., & Diaz, T. (2000). Ethnic and gender differences in psychosocial risk, protection, and adolescent alcohol use. Prevention Science, 1, 199-212. [Download]

Griffin, K. W., Botvin, G. J., Scheier, L. M., Diaz, T., & Miller, N. (2000). Parenting practices as predictors of substance use, delinquency, and aggression among urban minority youth: Moderating effects of family structure and gender. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 14, 174-184. [Download]

Mitchell, W. G., Scheier, L. M., & Baker, S. A. (2001). Adherence to treatment in children with epilepsy: Who follows “doctor’s orders?” Epilepsia, 41(12), 1616-1625. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., Botvin, G. J., Griffin, K. W., & Diaz, T. (2000). Dynamic growth models of self-esteem and adolescent alcohol use. Journal of Early Adolescence, 20, 178-209. [Download]

Griffin, K. W., Scheier, L. M., Botvin, G. J., & Diaz, T. (2001). Protective role of personal competence skills in adolescent substance use: Psychological well-being as a mediating factor. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 15, 194-203. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., Miller, N. L., Ifill-Williams, M., & Botvin, G. J. (2001). Perceived neighborhood risk as a predictor of drug use among ethnic minority adolescents: Moderating influences of psychosocial functioning. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, 11, 67-105. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., Botvin, G. J., & Griffin, K. W. (2001). Preventive intervention effects on developmental progression in drug use: Structural equation modeling analyses using longitudinal data. Prevention Science, 2, 91-112. [Download]

Scheier, L. M. (2001). Etiologic studies of adolescent drug use: A compendium of data resources and their implications for prevention. The Journal of Primary Prevention, 22, 125-168. [Download]

Griffin, K. W., Botvin, G. J., Scheier, L. M., Epstein, J. A., & Diaz, T. (2002). Personal competence skills, distress, and well-being as determinants of substance use in a predominantly minority urban adolescent sample. Prevention Science, 3, 23-33. [Download]

Griffin, K. W., Botvin, G. J., Scheier, L. M., & Nichols, T. R. (2002). Factors associated with regular marijuana use among high school students: A long-term follow-up study. Substance Use and Misuse, 37, 225-238. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., Griffin, K. W., Doyle, M. M., & Botvin, G. J. (2002). Estimates of intragroup dependence for drug use and skill measures encountered in school-based drug abuse prevention trials: An empirical study of three independent samples. Health Education and Behavior, 29, 83-101. [Download]

Griffin, K. W., Botvin, G. J., Scheier, L. M., Doyle, M. M., & Williams, C. (2003). Common predictors of cigarette smoking, alcohol use, aggression, and delinquency among inner-city minority youth. Addictive Behaviors, 28, 1141-1148. [Download]

Griffin, K. W., Botvin, G. J., Nichols, T. R., & Scheier, L. M. (2004). Low perceived chances for success in life and binge drinking among inner-city minority youth. Journal of Adolescent Health, 34, 501-507. [Download]

Griffin, K. W., Botvin, G. J., & Scheier, L. M. (2006). Racial/ethnic differences in the protective effects of self-management skills on adolescent substance use. Substance Abuse, 27, 47-52 [Download]

Abdallah, A. B., Scheier, L. M., Inciardi, J. A., Copeland, J., & Cottler, L. B. (2007). A psycho-economic model of ecstasy consumption and related consequences: A multi-site study with community samples. Substance Use and Misuse, 42, 1651-1684. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., Abdallah, A-B., Inciardi, J. A., Copeland, J., & Cottler, L. B. (2008). Tri-city study of ecstasy use problems: A latent class analysis. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 98, 249-263. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., Lapham, S. C., & C’de Baca, J. (2008). Cognitive predictors of alcohol involvement and alcohol-related consequences in a sample of drunk-driving offenders. Substance Use & Misuse, 43(14), 2089-2115. [Download]

Griffin, K. W., Scheier, L. M., & Botvin, G. J. (2009). Developmental trajectories of self-management skills and adolescent substance use. Health and Addictions [Salud y Drogas], 9, 15-37. [Download]

Griffin, K. W., Scheier, L. M., & Botvin, G. J. (2009). Developmental trajectories of self-management skills and adolescent substance use. Health and Addictions [Salud y Drogas], 9, 15-37. [Download]

Scheier, L. M. (2010). Methods for approximating random assignment: Regression discontinuity and propensity scores. In E. Baker P. P. Peterson, & B. McGaw (Eds.), International Encyclopedia of Education (3rd ed.) (pp. 104-110). London, UK: Elsevier Ltd. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., & Grenard, J. L. (2010). Influence of a nation-wide social marketing campaign on adolescent drug use. Journal of Health Communication, 15(3), 240-271. [Download]

Fullard, W., & Scheier, L. M. (2010). The Sexual Knowledge and Attitude Test – Adolescents: Psychometric properties using confirmatory factor analysis methods. In T. D. Fisher, C. M. Davis, W. L. Yarber, & S. L. Davis (Ed.), Handbook of sexuality-related measures, 3rd Ed. Taylor and Francis. [Download]

Hasking, P. A., Scheier, L. M., & Abdallah, A. B. (2010). The three latent classes of adolescent delinquency and the risk factors for membership in each class. Aggressive Behavior, 37, 19-35. [Download]

Scheier, L. M., Grenard, J. L., & Holtz, K. D. (2011). An empirical assessment of the Above the Influence advertising campaign. Journal of Drug Education, 41, 431-461. [Download]

Griffin, K. W., Scheier, L. M., Acevedo, B., Grenard, J. L., & Botvin, G. J. (2012). Long-term effects of self-control on alcohol use and sexual behavior among urban minority young women. In S. Y. Sussman (Ed.), Substance and behavioral addictions: Co-occurrence and specificity (pp 53-75). Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute: Basel, Switzerland. [Download]

Scheier, L. M. (2012). Primary prevention models: The essence of drug abuse prevention in schools. In H. J. Schaffer, D. A. LaPlante, & S. E. Nelson (Eds.), The American Psychological Association addiction syndrome handbook Vol. 2, Recovery, prevention and other issues (pp. 197-223). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. [Download]

Kosten, P. A., Scheier, L. M., & Grenard, J. L. (2013). Latent class analysis of peer conformity: Who is yielding to pressure and why? Youth & Society, 45, 565-590. [Download]

Vie, L. L., Griffith, K. N., Scheier, L. M., Lester, P. B., & Seligman, M. E. P. (2013). The Person-Event Data Environment (PDE): Leveraging big data for studies of psychological strengths in soldiers. Frontiers in Psychology: Technology Report, 4, 1-7. [Download]

Vie, L. L., Scheier, L. M., Lester, P. B., Ho, T. E., Labarthe, D. R., & Seligman, M. E. P. (2015). The U.S. Army Person-Event Data Environment (PDE): A military-civilian big data enterprise. Big Data, 3, 1-9, DOI: 10.1089/big.2014.0055 [Download]

Both Gragg, J. Goodyear, R., Scheier, L. M., & Krafft, L. (2016). Using multivariate concept mapping to examine counselor educators’ implicit model of the profession’s functions. The Practitioner Scholar: The Journal of Counseling and Professional Psychology, 5, 141-155. [Download]

Vie, L. L., Scheier, L. M., Lester, P. B., & Seligman, M. E. P. (2016). Initial Validation of the U.S. Army Global Assessment Tool. Military Psychology 2016, Vol. 28, No. 6, 468–487. [Download]

Meca, A., Reinke, L. G., & Scheier, L. M. (2017). Acculturation and Tobacco/Illicit Drug Use in Hispanic Youth, Oxford University Press. [Download]

 

Books

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The Complete Writing Guide To NIH Behavioral Science Grants

Book 4311501-475

Handbook of Drug Use Etiology: Theory, Methods, and Empirical Findings

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Parenting And Teen Drug Use

Book 4311519-475

Handbook of Adolescent Drug Use Prevention