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Articles

  • Bohman, T., Barker, T., Holleran, L., Bell, M.L., Lewis, C.M., Pomeroy, E.C. (2004). Early intervention for alcohol use prevention and vehicle safety skills: Evaluating the "Protecting You / Protecting Me" Curriculum. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, 14(1), 17-40.
  • Caetano, R., Ramisetty-Mikler, S., Wallisch, L. S., McGrath, C. and Spence, R. T. (2006). Acculturation, drinking and alcohol abuse and dependence among Hispanics in the Texas-Mexico border. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse. Read the abstract.
  • Mangrum, L. F.  (2009).  Client and service characteristics associated with addiction treatment completion of clients with co-occurring disorders.  Addictive Behaviors, 34 , 898-904.

  • Mangrum, L.F.& Spence, R.T. (2008). Client and counselor characteristics in mental health versus substance abuse treatment settings providing services for co-occurring disorders. Community Mental Health Journal, 44, 155-169 . Read the abstract.
  • Mangrum, L. F., Spence, R., and Lopez, M. (2006). Integrated versus parallel treatment of co-occurring psychiatric and substance use disorders. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 3, 79-84. Read the abstract.
  • Mangrum, L. F., Spence, R. T., & Steinley-Bumgarner, M. D. (2006). Gender differences in substance abuse treatment clients with co-occurring psychiatric and substance use disorders. Brief Treatment and Crisis Intervention, 6(3), 255-267. Read the abstract.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2000). Methods for estimating the number of hard core drug users. Substance Use & Misuse, 35, 399-420.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2001). Deaths related to the inhalation of volatile substances - Texas, 1988 – 1998. American Journal of Drug & Alcohol Abuse, 27, 689-698.
  • Maxwell, J. C. & Pullum, T. W. (2001). Using a modification of the capture-recapture model to estimate the number of heroin addicts in need of publicly funded treatment in Texas. Evaluation & Program Planning, 24, 257-265.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2001). Changes in drug use in Australia & the United States: A comparison of the 1995 & 1998 National Household Surveys in both countries. Drug & Alcohol Review, 20, 39-50, 2001.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2001). Articles on statistical techniques are much needed. Addiction, 96, 1680.
  • Maxwell, J. C. & Spence, R. T. (2002). Inhalant users: A juvenile justice population of special risk. Offender Substance Abuse Report, 2 (5), 65-80.
  • Wallisch, L. S., Maxwell, J. C., & Spence, R. T. (2003). Adult inhalant users in the criminal justice population. Offender Substance Abuse Report, 3(3), 35-38, 43.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2003). Response to club drug use. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 16, 279-289.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2003). Update: Comparison of drug use in Australia & the United States as seen in the 2001 National Household Surveys. Drug & Alcohol Review, 22, 345-355.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2003). Profiles of methamphetamine users as seen in various data sets. Law Enforcement Executive Forum, 3, 77-88.
  • Maxwell, J. C., Bohman, T., & Spence, R. T. (2004). Differences in characteristics of heroin inhalers & heroin injectors at admission to treatment: A preliminary study using a large database of client records. Substance Use & Misuse, 39(6), 989-1008.
  • Maxwell, J.C., Pullum, T.W. & Tannert, K (2005).Deaths of clients in methadone treatment in Texas: 1994-2002. Drug & Alcohol Dependence, 78(1), 73-81.
  • Maxwell, J. C. & Spence, R. T. (2005). Profiles of club drug users in treatment. Substance Use & Misuse, 40(9-10), 1409-1426.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2005). Party Drugs: Properties, prevalence, patterns, problems. Substance Use & Misuse, 40, (9-10, 1203-1240).
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2005). Emerging research on methamphetamine, Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 18, 235-242.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2006). Emerging research on methamphetamine. International Drug Therapy Newsletter, 41(3).
  • Maxwell, J. C., Cravioto, P., Galvan, F., Cortes, M., Wallisch, L, Spence, R., (2006). Drug use & risk of HIV/AIDS on the Mexico-U.S. Border: A comparison of treatment admissions in both countries. Drug & Alcohol Dependence, 82 (Suppl. 1), S85-S93.
  • Maxwell, J. C., Spence, R. T. (2006). An exploratory study of inhalers & injectors who used black tar heroin, Journal of Maintenance in the Addictions, 3(1), 61-81.
  • Maxwell, J. C. & Spence, R. T., (2004). Inhalant users: A juvenile justice population of special risk, in K. Knight & D. Farabee, Treating Addicted Offenders: A Continuum of Effective Practices. Kingston, NJ: Civic Research Institute.
  • Maxwell, J. C., Finnerty, B. A., Rawson, R. (2007). Substance abuse epidemiology in the United States: A review of the indicator data in A. D. Kalechstein & W. van Gorp, Neuropsychology & Substance Use: State–of–the–Art & Future Directions. Lisse: Swets & Zeitlinger.
  • Rutkowski, B. A. & Maxwell, J.C. (2009) Epidemiology of Methamphetamine Use – A Global Perspective in J. M. Roll, R. Rawson, W. Ling, & S. Shoptaw (Eds). Methamphetamine addiction. New York: Guilford.
  • Podus, D., Maxwell, J. D., Anglin, M. D. (2010). Public Health Emergencies and Substance Abuse in G. Kapur & J. Smith, Emergency Public Health: Preparedness and Response, Boston: Jones & Bartlett.
  • Maxwell, J.C., Freeman, J., Davey, J. (2011). Characteristics of Impaired Drivers Who Enter Substance Abuse Treatment in D. Hennessy, Traffic Psychology: An International Perspective, NY: Nova Science.
  • Maxwell, J. C., Tackett-Gibson, M, Dyer, J. (2006) Substance use in urban & rural Texas school districts, Drugs: Education, Prevention & Policy, 13(4), 327-339.
  • Maxwell, J. C., (2006). Methamphetamine: Epidemiological & research implications for the legal field, North Dakota Law Review 82, 1121-1134.
  • Copeland J. & Maxwell, J. C. (2007). Cannabis treatment outcomes among legally coerced & non-coerced adults. BioMed Central Public Health, 7:111-118. PMC1904209
  • Maxwell, J. C., Freeman, J.E., & Davey, J.D. (2007). A large scale study of the characteristics of impaired drivers in Treatment in Texas. Journal of Addiction Medicine. 1, 173-179.
  • Maxwell, J. C. & Freeman, J. E. (2007). Gender differences in DUI offenders in treatment in Texas Traffic Injury Prevention, 8: 353-360.
  • Rawson, R., Maxwell, J.C., Rutkowski, B.F. (2007). OxyContin abuse: Who are the users? A commentary on Carise et al., American Journal of Psychiatry 164: 1634-1636.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2008). Are we becoming more alike? Comparison of substance use in Australia & the United States as seen in the 1995, 1998, 2001, & 2004 national household surveys. Drug & Alcohol Review, 27, 473-481.
  • Maxwell, J. C. & Rutkowski, B. A., (2008). The prevalence of methamphetamine & amphetamine abuse in North America: A review of the indicators. Drug & Alcohol Review, 27, 229-235.
  • Maxwell, J.C., Podus, D., Walsh, D. (2009). Lessons learned from the deadly sisters: Drug treatment disruption & consequences from Hurricanes Katrina & Rita, Substance Use & Misuse, 44:1681-1694.
  • Maxwell, J. C., Freeman, J.E., & Davey, J.D. (2009). Young DUI offenders seen in substance abuse treatment in Texas, Transportation Research Board Circular, National Academy of Science, Washington.
  • Maxwell, J. C., Freeman, J.E., & Davey, J.D. (2009). Too young to drink but old enough to drive under the influence: A study of underage offenders as seen in substance abuse treatment in Texas, Drug & Alcohol Dependence, 104, 1-2, 107-112.
  • Maxwell, J.C. & McCance-Katz, E.F. (2010). Indicators of buprenorphine and methadone use and abuse: What do we know? American Journal on the Addictions, 19, 73-88.
  • Cunningham J.K., Bojorquez I., Campollo O., Liu L-M., Maxwell J.C. (2010) Mexico’s methamphetamine precursor chemical interventions: Impacts on drug treatment admissions. Addiction, 105, 1973-1983.
  • Cunningham J.K., Maxwell J.C., Campollo O., Cunningham K.I., Liu L-M, Lin H-L. (2010) Proximity to the US-Mexico Border: A Key to Explaining Geographic Variation in US Methamphetamine, Cocaine, and Heroin Purity.  Addiction, 105, 1785-1798.
  • Freeman, J.E., Maxwell, J.C. & Davey, J.D. (2011). Unraveling the Complexity of Driving While Intoxicated: a Study into the Prevalence of Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Comorbidity, Accident Analysis & Prevention, 43, 34-39.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2011). The prescription drug epidemic in the United States: A perfect storm. Drug and Alcohol Review, 30, 264-270.
  • Maxwell, J.C. & Brecht M.L. (2011) Methamphetamine: Here we go again? Addictive Behaviors 36, 1168-1173.
  • Maxwell, J.C. (2012). Drunk versus drugged: How different are the drivers? Drug and Alcohol Dependence 121, 68–72.
  • McGhee, R., and Mangrum, L. F. (in press). McGhee-Mangrum Scale of School Adjustment. PRO-ED, Inc., Austin, TX.
  • Rawson, R., Maxwell, J.C., Rutkowski, B.F. (2007). OxyContin abuse: Who are the users? A commentary on Carise et al., American Journal of Psychiatry 164: 1634-1636.
  • Roberts, D., Maxwell, J. C. (2004). Primary methamphetamine/amphetamines treatment admissions:1992-2002. The DASIS Report. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, SAMHSA/OAS.
  • Spence, R. T. (2003). Analysis model for planning chemical dependence treatment systems. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 24, 175-181.Read the Abstract.
  • Spence, R., Wallisch, L. and Smith, S. (2007). Treatment Seeking in Populations in Urban and Rural Settings on the Border. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 31(6): 1002-1011. Read the abstract.
  • Wallisch, L. S., Maxwell, J. C., and Spence, R. T. (2003). Adult inhalant users in the criminal justice populations. Offender Substance Abuse Report, 3(3), 35-38.
  • Wallisch, L. S. and Spence, R. T. (2006). Alcohol and drug use, abuse and dependence in urban areas and colonias of the Texas-Mexico border. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, 28(2): 286-307, May 2006. Read the abstract

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Books and Book Chapters

  • Mangrum, L.F., Spence R. T., & Lopez, M. (in press). A comparison of integrated dual diagnosis treatment service delivery models on fidelity and client outcomes at 1- and 2-year follow-ups. In Integrated Health Care Delivery. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Publishers.
  • Maxwell, J. C. and Spence, R. T. (2005). Inhalant Users: A Juvenile Justice Population of Special Risk. In K. Knight and D. Farabee (Eds.), Treating Addicted Offenders: A Continuum of Effective Practices. Kingston, NJ : Civic Research Institute, 2004.
  • Maxwell, J.C., Freeman, J., Davey, J. (in press). Characteristics of Impaired Drivers Who Enter Substance Abuse Treatment in D. Hennessy, Traffic Psychology & Driver Behavior , Hindawi Publishers.

  • Maxwell, J. C., Finnerty, B. A., Rawson, R. (2007). Substance abuse epidemiology in the United States : A review of the indicator data. In A. D. Kalechstein and W. van Gorp, Neurocognitive Consequences of Substance Abuse Lisse: Swets and Zeitlinger.
  • Podus, D., Maxwell, J. D., Anglin, M. D. (2010). Public Health Emergencies and Substance Abuse in G. Kapur & J. Smith, Emergency Public Health: Preparedness and Response , Boston: Jones & Bartlett.
  • Rutkowski, B. A. and Maxwell, J.C. (2008) Epidemiology of Methamphetamine Use – A Global Perspective in J. M. Roll, R. Rawson, W. Ling, & S. Shoptaw (Eds). Methamphetamine addiction. New York: Guilford.
  • Snyder, D. K., and Mangrum, L. F. (2005). Approaches to prediction: Correlation, regression, and classification techniques. In D. H. Sprenkle and F. P. Piercy (Eds.), Research methods in family therapy (2 nd ed.), pp. 368-402. New York : Guilford Press.
  • Wallisch, L. S. Gambling in Texas Before and After the Lottery. In J. J. Marotta, J.A. Cornelius, and W.R. Eadington, Eds. The Downside: Problem and Pathological Gambling ( Reno NV: Institute for the Study of Gambling and Commercial Gaming, 2002).

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Presentations

  • Bohlig, M., Bohman, T., Alanis, K., Steinley-Bumgarner, M., Spence, R. Education Level: Impact on Questionnaire Psychometrics Among Substance Abuse Treatment Clients 2006 College on Problems of Drug Dependence. View the poster.
  • Bohman, T., Spence, R., Murphy-Smith, M., Blount, M., Yeung, A., Wilkins, M., Waters, V., McQueen, K. Assessing Organizational Ability for Technology Transfer: The Medical Organizational Readiness for Change Survey. 2006 Research Society on Alcoholism. View the poster.
  • Mangrum, L.F., Steinley-Bumgarner, M., & Eells, K. (2008, July). Recovery support outcomes: Client and service characteristics associated with successful completion of ATR services. Poster presented at the annual Research Society on Alcoholism Conference, Washington DC. View the poster.
  • Mangrum, L. F. (2008, June). Recovery support services and client outcomes: Results of two interim evaluations in Texas. Paper presented at the annual College on Problems of Drug Dependence Conference, San Juan, PR. View the presentation.
  • Mangrum, L. F. (2008, June). Recovery oriented systems of care: An examination of ecovery support service types and client outcomes. Poster presented at the annual College on Problems of Drug Dependence Conference, San Juan, PR. View the poster.
  • Mangrum, L. F. (2008, May). Gender differences in substance use severity and psychopathology in clients with co-occurring disorders. Paper presented at the annual COSIG Grantee Meeting, Washington, D.C. View the presentation.
  • Mangrum, L. F. (2007, December). Recovery support services and client outcomes: What do the data tell us? Paper presented at the Recovery Community Services Program Grantee Meeting, Baltimore, MD.View the presentation.
  • Mangrum, L.F. (2007, October). Dual diagnosis capability in addiction treatment: A comparison of client characteristics and treatment outcomes. Paper presented at the annual Addiction Health Services Research conference, Athens, GA. View the presentation.
  • Mangum, L.F., Steinley-Bumbarner, M, & Eells, K. (2007, October). The Texas Access to Recovery (ATR) project: A Comparison of characteristics and treatment outcomes of criminal justice clients. Poster presented at the annual Addiction Health Services Research conference, Athens, Ga. View the AHSR Poster 2007.
  • Mangrum, L. F. (September, 2007). Preliminary outcomes from the Texas Access to Recovery project. Paper presented at the White House Office of Faith Based and Community Initiatives, Compassion in Action Roundtable, Washington DC. View the poster
  • Mangrum, L. F. (2007, July). Alcohol and drug use, psychopathology, and treatment characteristics of Hispanic vs. non-Hispanic clients with co-occurring disorders. Poster presented at the annual Research Society on Alcoholism conference, Chicago, IL. View the poster.
  • Mangrum, L. F. (2009), Characteristics of clients with co-occurring disorders in addiction treatment: A comparison by gender.  View the poster
  • Mangrum, L. F. (2007, June). Substance use, psychiatric, and service characteristics of clients with co-occurring disorders completing substance abuse treatment. Poster presented at the annual College on Problems of Drug Dependence Conference, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.View the poster.
  • Mangrum, L. F., and Bruce, K. (March, 2006). Texas COSIG Project. Paper presented at the 3rd Annual COSIG Grantee Meeting, Washington, DC.View the presentation.
  • Mangrum, L. F., and Spence, R. (2004, October). A Comparison of Characteristics and Outcomes of Clients with Co-Occurring Psychological and Substance Use Disorders with a General Substance Abuse Population. Paper presented at the Addiction Health Services Research Conference, Philadelphia, PA. View the presentation.
  • Mangrum, L. F., and Spence, R. (2004, June). Alcohol abuse characteristics of individuals with co-occurring psychiatric and substance abuse disorders. Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the Research Society on Alcoholism, Vancouver, Canada. View the poster.
  • Mangrum, L. F. and Spence, R. (2006 June). Categorical Versus Dimensional Analysis of Substance Use Severity in Individuals with Co-Occurring Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorders, College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Scottsdale, Arizona. View the poster.
  • Mangrum, L. F., and Spence, R. (2003, September). Characteristics and outcomes of clients with concurring psychological and substance use disorders: Comparisons with a general substance abuse treatment population. Presentation and poster at the 2003 Annual Conference of the American College of Counselors, St. Louis, MO. View the poster
  • Mangrum, L. F. and Spence, R. (2005). Characteristics of Primary Alcohol Users with and without Secondary Drug Use. Paper presented at the Addiction Health Services Research Conference, Santa Monica, California. View the presentation.
  • Mangrum, L. F. and Spence, R. (2005). Characteristics of Primary Alcohol Users with Secondary Use of Powder Cocaine, Crack, or Marijuana. Poster at the 2005 Research Society on Alcoholism.View the poster
  • Mangrum, L. F. and Spence, R. (2005). Characteristics of Substance Abuse Treatment Completion of Clients with Co-Occurring Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorders. Poster at the 2005 Annual Conference of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Orlando, Florida. View the poster.
  • Mangrum, L. F. and Spence, R. (2005). Treatment of Co-Occurring Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorders in Mental Health Versus Substance Abuse Service Systems. Poster at the Addiction Health Services Research Conference, Santa Monica, California. View the poster.
  • Mangrum, L. F., Spence, R., and Lopez, M. (2004, June). Comparative analyses of integrated versus parallel treatment of individuals with co-occurring psychiatric and substance abuse disorders. Paper presented at the 2004 Annual Conference of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, San Juan, Puerto Rico. View the presentation
  • Mangrum, L. F., Spence, R. T., & Lopez, M. (2006, October) Effects of integrated treatment fidelity on 1-year client outcomes: A comparison of implementation models. Poster presented at the annual Addiction Health Services Research Conference, Little Rock, AR. View the poster.
  • Mangrum, L. F., Spence, R., and Steinley-Bumgarner, M. (2006, June) Gender Differences in Alcohol and Drug Use Severity and Psychopathology in Clients with Co-Occurring Disorders. Poster presented at Research Society on Alcoholism, Baltimore. View the poster.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2003). Alcoholism among juvenile Mexican Americans. Paper presented at the IV Foro Internacional Sobre Investigacion en Adicciones, Universidad de Guadalajara.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2007). Cheese heroin status. College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Quebec City, Quebec. View the presentation.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2003). Club drugs symposium. Paper presented at the Australian Professional Society on Alcohol and Other Drugs, Brisbane, Australia.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2003). Club drugs: Trends and responses. Paper presented at the International Council on Alcohol and Addictions 45th Annual Conference, Toronto, Canada
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2008). Comparison of Substance Use in the Australian and U.S. Household Surveys: We Are Becoming More Alike in Prevalence and Problems, International Session, College on Problems of Drug Dependence, 2008.View the poster.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2003). Comparison of the results of the 2001 Australian and US household surveys. Poster presented at the NIDA International Forum on Building International Research on Drug Abuse: Emerging Trends and Patterns in Drug Abuse. View the poster.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2005). Differences in Clients with a Primary Problem with Cannabis Based on Source of Referral, Poster at the Addiction Health Services Research Conference, Santa Monica, California. View the poster
  • Maxwell, J.C. (2005). Drug Trends and HIV Risks on the U.S.-Mexico Border," NIDA Bridging Science and Culture to Improve Drug Abuse Research in Minority Communities Conference, 2005
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2003). Drug trends internationally: Knowledge for service providers; Club drugs: Latest research-implications for practice; Inhalant users: A hidden population. Papers presented at the Winter School in the Sun, Brisbane, Australia.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2005). Epidemiology of Methamphetamine Use, SAMHSA Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, Special Panel.
  • Maxwell, J.C. (2007, June). Increases in Methadone-Related Adverse Events. Is it pills or liquid? Poster presented at the annual College on Problems of Drug Dependence Conference, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. View the poster.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2006). Impaired Drivers at Admission to Substance Abuse Treatment, Research Society on Alcoholism. View the poster.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2004) Profile of club drug users in treatment. Third International Conference on Night Life, Substance Abuse and Related Health issues, Melbourne.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2004). The Scope of the Inhalant Abuse Problem. ONDCP, NIDA, and SAMHSA Press Conference for National Inhalant Prevention Week. Washington, D.C.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2003). Update on club drug use. Paper presented at the NIDA Pre-Conference Institute, US Department of Education's Annual National meeting on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse and Violence Prevention in Higher Education.
  • Maxwell, J.C., Cravioto, P., Galvan, F., Cortes, M. (2005) Patterns of Drug Use on the U.S.-Mexico Border. Poster at the 2005 Annual Conference of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Orlando, Florida. View the poster.
  • Maxwell, J. C., Cravioto, P., Galvan, F., Cortes, M. (2005). Drug Use and Risk of HIV/AIDS on the Mexico – U.S. Border. Sixth U.S.- Mexico Bi-National Demand Reduction Conference, Mexico City.View the presentation.
  • Maxwell, J.C. and Cunningham, J.K., Route of administration of methamphetamine/amphetamine: HOw impaired ar M/A swallowers? College on Problems of Drug Dependence, 2009. View the poster
  • Maxwell, J. C. and Freeman, J. Women Who Come to Treatment as a Result of a DUI Offense, Research Society on Alcoholism and the International Council on Alcohol, Drugs & Traffic Safety, 2007 View the poster.
  • Maxwell, J. C., Freeman, J., and Davey, J., Young DUI Offenders Seen in Substance Abuse Treatment in Texas, Research Society on Alcoholism, 2008. View the poster.
  • Maxwell, J. C. and Podus, D. (2008).Katrina and Rita — Two+ Years Later, College on Problems of Drug Dependence. View the poster.
  • Maxwell, J. C., Podus, D., Walsh, D. (2006). Katrina and Rita — Who got treated? College on Problems of Drug Dependence. View the poster.
  • Maxwell, J. C. and Spence, R. T. (2003). Differences in characteristics of heroin inhalers and heroin injectors at admission to treatment. Poster presented at the College on Problems of Drug Dependence Meeting, Bal Harbour, FL. View the poster
  • Maxwell, J. C., Spence, R. T., and Wallisch, L. S. (2003). Inhalants: Not always who we think. Paper presented at the Inhalant Use and Disorder Conference, Australian Professional Society on Alcohol and Other Drugs, Brisbane, Australia. View the presentation.
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2011). Preliminary Results of Survey of Methamphetamine Users: Drug Use Preferences and Perceptions of Benefits and Risk of Methamphetamine Use, College on Problems of Drug Dependence. View the Poster
  • Maxwell, J. C. (2011). Drunk vs. Drugged Drivers, National Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion, Brisbane, Australia. View the Poster
  • Steinley-Bumgarner, M.A., Mangrum, L., Spence, R., Risk Associated with Exceeding Recommended Daily Drinking Limits among Adults Reporting Varying Degrees of Family History of Alcoholism.
  • Spence, R., Mangrum, L. and Ernst, A. (2004). Workforce Assessment: COPSD Specialists in Texas. Presented at the NASHMPD Research Institute Conference. See the presentation.
  • Spence, R. and Wallisch, L. (2005). Substance Use Patterns Among Mexican-Americans by Generation in the US. Poster presented at the 67 th Annual Scientific Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Orlando, FL, June 2005. View the Poster.
  • Spence, R. and Wallisch, L. (2004). Substance Use and Misuse in Texas Colonias. Poster presented at the 66th Annual Scientific Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, San Juan Puerto Rico June 12-17, 2004.
  • Spence, R. and Wallisch, L. Variability in Drug Use and Intervention. Services Utilization Across Rural Communities. Presentation at the NIDA conference on Drug Abuse Research in Rural Communities: Current Knowledge and Future Directions, Bethesda MD December 7-8, 2004. Read the abstract.
  • Stevens-Manser, S, Arocena, M, Wanser, 2, and Spence, R.Results of state policy change to place clients in more appropriate treatment settings. 2006 College on Problems of Drug Dependence. View the poster.
  •  Stevens Manser, S, Travis, D, Borah, E, and Spence, R. Do organization-level interventions affect motivational interviewing reports by counselors? 2009 College on Problems of Drug Dependence. View the Poster.
  • Wallisch, L. Assessing Comorbidity Through Prevalence Surveys: Problems and Pitfalls-Update. Poster presented at the 65th Annual Scientific Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Bal Harbour, Florida June 14-19, 2003. Read the abstract.
  • Wallisch, L. Methamphetamine and Other Drug Use on the Texas-Mexico Border and in Colonias. Presentation at the Border Epidemiology WorkGroup meeting, Albuquerque, NM, September 16-17, 2004. Read the abstract.
  • Wallisch, L. and Spence, R. Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Comorbidity on the Texas-Mexico Border. Poster at the 2005 Annual Conference of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Orlando, Florida. View the poster.
  • Wallisch, L. and Spence, R. Drug Use Patterns and Problems on the Texas-Mexico Border. Poster presented at the 66th Annual Scientific Meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, San Juan Puerto Rico, June 12-17, 2004. View the poster.
  • Wallisch, L. and Spence, R. Substance Use and Treatment Seeking in Rural and Urban Areas of the Texas-Mexico Border. Poster presented at the Addiction Health Services Research Conference, Philadelphia PA October 6-8, 2004. Read the abstract.
  • Wallisch, L., and Spence. R. The US Border in Context: How Does Drug Use Compare? Poster prsented at the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Scottsdale, AZ, 2006. View the poster.

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