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Andrew Lac

TitleAsst Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs

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    1. Lac A, Luk JW. Development and validation of the Adult Interpersonal Acceptance-Rejection Scale: Measuring mother, best friend, and romantic partner acceptance. Psychol Assess. 2018 Dec 06. PMID: 30520655.
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    2. Lac A, Donaldson CD. Validation and psychometric properties of the Alcohol Positive and Negative Affect Schedule: Are drinking emotions distinct from general emotions? Psychol Addict Behav. 2018 02; 32(1):40-51. PMID: 29419310.
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    3. Lac A, Luk JW. Testing the Amotivational Syndrome: Marijuana Use Longitudinally Predicts Lower Self-Efficacy Even After Controlling for Demographics, Personality, and Alcohol and Cigarette Use. Prev Sci. 2018 Feb; 19(2):117-126. PMID: 28620722.
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    4. Lac A, Donaldson CD. Testing competing models of injunctive and descriptive norms for proximal and distal reference groups on alcohol attitudes and behavior. Addict Behav. 2018 Mar; 78:153-159. PMID: 29175291.
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    5. Lac A, Brack N. Alcohol expectancies longitudinally predict drinking and the alcohol myopia effects of relief, self-inflation, and excess. Addict Behav. 2018 Feb; 77:172-179. PMID: 29049894.
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    6. Lac A, Donaldson CD. Comparing the predictive validity of the four-factor and five-factor (bifactor) measurement structures of the drinking motives questionnaire. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2017 12 01; 181:108-115. PMID: 29040825.
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    7. Christodoulou J, Lac A, Moore DS. Babies and math: A meta-analysis of infants' simple arithmetic competence. Dev Psychol. 2017 08; 53(8):1405-1417. PMID: 28581312.
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    8. Lac A, Handren L, Crano WD. Conceptualizing and Measuring Weekend versus Weekday Alcohol Use: Item Response Theory and Confirmatory Factor Analysis. Prev Sci. 2016 10; 17(7):872-81. PMID: 27488456.
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    9. Lac A, Donaldson CD. Higher-Order and Bifactor Models of the Drinking Motives Questionnaire. Assessment. 2017 Mar; 24(2):222-231. PMID: 26336908.
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    10. Lac A, Donaldson CD. Alcohol attitudes, motives, norms, and personality traits longitudinally classify nondrinkers, moderate drinkers, and binge drinkers using discriminant function analysis. Addict Behav. 2016 10; 61:91-8. PMID: 27253155.
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    11. LaBrie JW, Napper LE, Grimaldi EM, Kenney SR, Lac A. The efficacy of a standalone protective behavioral strategies intervention for students accessing mental health services. Prev Sci. 2015 Jul; 16(5):663-73. PMID: 25728042; PMCID: PMC4456290.
    12. Kenney SR, Lac A, Hummer JF, LaBrie JW. Development and validation of the Hookup Motives Questionnaire (HMQ). Psychol Assess. 2014 Dec; 26(4):1127-37. PMID: 24932650; PMCID: PMC4329740.
    13. Lac A. A primer for using meta-analysis to consolidate research. Subst Use Misuse. 2014 Jun; 49(8):1064-8. PMID: 24779506.
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    14. Kenney SR, Lac A, Labrie JW, Hummer JF, Pham A. Mental health, sleep quality, drinking motives, and alcohol-related consequences: a path-analytic model. J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2013 Nov; 74(6):841-51. PMID: 24172110; PMCID: PMC3817046.
    15. Napper LE, Kenney SR, Lac A, Lewis LJ, LaBrie JW. A cross-lagged panel model examining protective behavioral strategies: are types of strategies differentially related to alcohol use and consequences? Addict Behav. 2014 Feb; 39(2):480-6. PMID: 24229842; PMCID: PMC3919439.
    16. Napper LE, Hummer JF, Lac A, Labrie JW. What are other parents saying? Perceived parental communication norms and the relationship between alcohol-specific parental communication and college student drinking. Psychol Addict Behav. 2014 Mar; 28(1):31-41. PMID: 24128293; PMCID: PMC3986266.
    17. Siegel JT, Crano WD, Alvaro EM, Lac A, Hackett JD, Hohman ZP. Differentiating Common Predictors and Outcomes of Marijuana Initiation: A Retrospective Longitudinal Analysis. Subst Use Misuse. 2013 Aug 01. PMID: 23905581.
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    18. Lac A, Berger DE. Development and validation of the Alcohol Myopia Scale. Psychol Assess. 2013 Sep; 25(3):738-47. PMID: 23647033.
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    19. Kenney SR, LaBrie JW, Lac A. Injunctive peer misperceptions and the mediation of self-approval on risk for driving after drinking among college students. J Health Commun. 2013; 18(4):459-77. PMID: 23379424; PMCID: PMC4254773.
    20. Labrie JW, Hummer JF, Ghaidarov TM, Lac A, Kenney SR. Hooking up in the college context: the event-level effects of alcohol use and partner familiarity on hookup behaviors and contentment. J Sex Res. 2014; 51(1):62-73. PMID: 23127230; PMCID: PMC4221273.
    21. Lac A, Crano WD, Berger DE, Alvaro EM. Attachment theory and theory of planned behavior: an integrative model predicting underage drinking. Dev Psychol. 2013 Aug; 49(8):1579-90. PMID: 23127300.
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    22. LaBrie JW, Hummer JF, Pedersen ER, Lac A, Chithambo T. Measuring college students' motives behind prepartying drinking: development and validation of the prepartying motivations inventory. Addict Behav. 2012 Aug; 37(8):962-9. PMID: 22564754; PMCID: PMC3394677.
    23. Huchting KK, Lac A, Hummer JF, LaBrie JW. Comparing Greek-Affiliated Students and Student Athletes: An Examination of the Behavior-Intention Link, Reasons for Drinking, and Alcohol-Related Consequences. J Alcohol Drug Educ. 2011 Dec 01; 55(3):61-81. PMID: 25698846.
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    24. Hummer JF, LaBrie JW, Lac A, Sessoms A, Cail J. Estimates and influences of reflective opposite-sex norms on alcohol use among a high-risk sample of college students: exploring Greek-affiliation and gender effects. Addict Behav. 2012 May; 37(5):596-604. PMID: 22305289; PMCID: PMC3395330.
    25. LaBrie JW, Hummer JF, Lac A, Ehret PJ, Kenney SR. Parents know best, but are they accurate? Parental normative misperceptions and their relationship to students' alcohol-related outcomes. J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2011 Jul; 72(4):521-9. PMID: 21683033; PMCID: PMC3125876.
    26. Grant SP, LaBrie JW, Hummer JF, Lac A. Underestimations of blood alcohol concentration predict event-specific negative consequences. Subst Use Misuse. 2011; 46(10):1309-17. PMID: 21619446.
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    27. Grant S, LaBrie JW, Hummer JF, Lac A. How drunk am I? Misperceiving one's level of intoxication in the college drinking environment. Psychol Addict Behav. 2012 Mar; 26(1):51-8. PMID: 21604830; PMCID: PMC3393097.
    28. Hemovich V, Lac A, Crano WD. Understanding early-onset drug and alcohol outcomes among youth: the role of family structure, social factors, and interpersonal perceptions of use. Psychol Health Med. 2011 May; 16(3):249-67. PMID: 21491334.
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    29. LaBrie JW, Kenney SR, Mirza T, Lac A. Identifying factors that increase the likelihood of driving after drinking among college students. Accid Anal Prev. 2011 Jul; 43(4):1371-7. PMID: 21545868; PMCID: PMC3397913.
    30. LaBrie JW, Hummer JF, Lac A. Comparing injunctive marijuana use norms of salient reference groups among college student marijuana users and nonusers. Addict Behav. 2011 Jul; 36(7):717-20. PMID: 21397405; PMCID: PMC3390026.
    31. LaBrie JW, Hummer J, Kenney S, Lac A, Pedersen E. Identifying factors that increase the likelihood for alcohol-induced blackouts in the prepartying context. Subst Use Misuse. 2011; 46(8):992-1002. PMID: 21222521; PMCID: PMC4329777.
    32. Labrie JW, Lac A, Kenney SR, Mirza T. Protective behavioral strategies mediate the effect of drinking motives on alcohol use among heavy drinking college students: gender and race differences. Addict Behav. 2011 Apr; 36(4):354-61. PMID: 21215529; PMCID: PMC4039406.
    33. LaBrie JW, Kenney SR, Millbury S, Lac A. Sexual Experience and Risky Alcohol Consumption among Incoming First-Year College Females. J Child Adolesc Subst Abuse. 2010 Dec; 20(1):15-33. PMID: 25392606.
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    34. LaBrie JW, Hummer JF, Lac A, Lee CM. Direct and indirect effects of injunctive norms on marijuana use: the role of reference groups. J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2010 Nov; 71(6):904-8. PMID: 20946748; PMCID: PMC2965299.
    35. Lac A, Unger JB, Basáñez T, Ritt-Olson A, Soto DW, Baezconde-Garbanati L. Marijuana use among Latino adolescents: gender differences in protective familial factors. Subst Use Misuse. 2011; 46(5):644-55. PMID: 20977294; PMCID: PMC3753174.
    36. LaBrie JW, Hummer JF, Grant S, Lac A. Immediate reductions in misperceived social norms among high-risk college student groups. Addict Behav. 2010 Dec; 35(12):1094-101. PMID: 20817409.
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    37. Labrie JW, Migliuri S, Kenney SR, Lac A. Family history of alcohol abuse associated with problematic drinking among college students. Addict Behav. 2010 Jul; 35(7):721-5. PMID: 20359831; PMCID: PMC3056610.
    38. LaBrie JW, Kenney SR, Lac A. The use of protective behavioral strategies is related to reduced risk in heavy drinking college students with poorer mental and physical health. J Drug Educ. 2010; 40(4):361-78. PMID: 21381463; PMCID: PMC3733380.
    39. Lac A, Crano WD. Monitoring Matters: Meta-analytic review reveals the reliable linkage of parental monitoring with adolescent marijuana use. Perspect Psychol Sci. 2009 Nov; 4(6):578-86. PMID: 26082797.
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    40. LaBrie JW, Huchting KK, Lac A, Tawalbeh S, Thompson AD, Larimer ME. Preventing risky drinking in first-year college women: further validation of a female-specific motivational-enhancement group intervention. J Stud Alcohol Drugs Suppl. 2009 Jul; (16):77-85. PMID: 19538915; PMCID: PMC2701102.
    41. Hummer JF, LaBrie JW, Lac A. The prognostic power of normative influences among NCAA student-athletes. Addict Behav. 2009 Jun-Jul; 34(6-7):573-80. PMID: 19406582; PMCID: PMC4217514.
    42. Labrie JW, Cail J, Hummer JF, Lac A, Neighbors C. What men want: the role of reflective opposite-sex normative preferences in alcohol use among college women. Psychol Addict Behav. 2009 Mar; 23(1):157-62. PMID: 19290701; PMCID: PMC4331112.
    43. Lac A, Alvaro EM, Crano WD, Siegel JT. Pathways from parental knowledge and warmth to adolescent marijuana use: an extension to the theory of planned behavior. Prev Sci. 2009 Mar; 10(1):22-32. PMID: 18989783.
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    44. LaBrie JW, Kenney SR, Lac A, Garcia JA, Ferraiolo P. Mental and Social Health Impacts the Use of Protective Behavioral Strategies in Reducing Risky Drinking and Alcohol Consequences. J Coll Stud Dev. 2009 Jan; 50(1):35-49. PMID: 25382937.
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    45. LaBrie JW, Feres N, Kenney SR, Lac A. Family history of alcohol abuse moderates effectiveness of a group motivational enhancement intervention in college women. Addict Behav. 2009 May; 34(5):415-20. PMID: 19162406; PMCID: PMC3386787.
    46. Skenderian JJ, Siegel JT, Crano WD, Alvaro EE, Lac A. Expectancy change and adolescents' intentions to use marijuana. Psychol Addict Behav. 2008 Dec; 22(4):563-9. PMID: 19071982.
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    47. LaBrie JW, Kenney SR, Lac A, Migliuri SF. Differential drinking patterns of family history positive and family history negative first semester college females. Addict Behav. 2009 Feb; 34(2):190-6. PMID: 18992994; PMCID: PMC3388109.
    48. Siegel JT, Alvaro EM, Crano WD, Skenderian J, Lac A, Patel N. Influencing inhalant intentions by changing socio-personal expectations. Prev Sci. 2008 Sep; 9(3):153-65. PMID: 18543103.
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    49. Crano WD, Siegel JT, Alvaro EM, Lac A, Hemovich V. The at-risk adolescent marijuana nonuser: expanding the standard distinction. Prev Sci. 2008 Jun; 9(2):129-37. PMID: 18516682.
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    50. Siegel JT, Alvaro EM, Crano WD, Lac A, Ting S, Jones SP. A quasi-experimental investigation of message appeal variations on organ donor registration rates. Health Psychol. 2008 Mar; 27(2):170-8. PMID: 18377135.
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    51. Siegel JT, Alvaro EM, Lac A, Crano WD, Dominick A. Intentions of becoming a living organ donor among Hispanics: a theory-based approach exploring differences between living and nonliving organ donation. J Health Commun. 2008 Jan-Feb; 13(1):80-99. PMID: 18307137.
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    52. Huchting K, Lac A, LaBrie JW. An application of the Theory of Planned Behavior to sorority alcohol consumption. Addict Behav. 2008 Apr; 33(4):538-51. PMID: 18055130.
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    53. Pedersen ER, Labrie JW, Lac A. Assessment of perceived and actual alcohol norms in varying contexts: exploring Social Impact Theory among college students. Addict Behav. 2008 Apr; 33(4):552-64. PMID: 18068308; PMCID: PMC4254753.
    54. LaBrie JW, Thompson AD, Huchting K, Lac A, Buckley K. A group Motivational Interviewing intervention reduces drinking and alcohol-related negative consequences in adjudicated college women. Addict Behav. 2007 Nov; 32(11):2549-62. PMID: 17628347; PMCID: PMC3391164.
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