Research Projects

CSWR administers research and training projects funded by a variety of federal, state and foundation sources. The table below lists current and past CSWR research projects, with links to individual project summaries, researcher profiles, and projects listed by 9 broad categories. Sort projects by clicking on title or date or view projects in a single category by clicking on one of the category names. Click on a researcher name for their projects listed on their home pages.

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Project Title Researcher Category End Date
Accessing Young Black MSM for HIV Prevention through Online Social Networking Michele A. Rountree, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2016
Addiction Technology Transfer Center: Region 6 Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2017
Addictions Conference 2000 Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2000
Advancing Recovery: State and Provider Partnership for Quality Addiction Jane Maxwell, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2010
ATTC: Addiction Technology Transfer Center Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2001
Brief Intervention to Reduce Injury in Minorities Craig Field, Ph.D. Substance Abuse 2008
Capacity Building Project to Serve the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Needs of HIV Infected Persons in Texas Michele A. Rountree, Ph.D.
Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2010
Chemical Dependency Continuing Education Programs for Pharmacists, Social Workers, and Nurses: Making Up for Lost Time Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2000
Children’s Partnership David W. Springer, Ph.D., LCSW
Substance Abuse 2003
CHOICES+: Preconception approach to reducing alcohol and tobacco-exposed pregnancy Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2014
CSWE Gero-Ed Master’s Advanced Curriculum Project Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Social Work Education; Substance Abuse 2009
Culturally Grounded Drug Resistance Videos for High Risk Youth Lori K. Holleran Steiker, Ph.D., ACSW
Substance Abuse 2003
Developing a Culturally Relevant Model of Smoking Cessation among Latinos Yessenia Castro, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2016
Development of Planning/Evaluation Tools for Cultural Competence/Relevance for Chemical Dependence Treatment Programs Serving African Americans and Mexican Americans and Their Families Clay T. Shorkey, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2007
Drinking, Driving and Drugs: Trajectories of DWI Recidivism and How to Intervene Jane Maxwell, Ph.D.
Lynn Wallisch, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2015
DWI Offender Education Program Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Jane Maxwell, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2014
Effectiveness of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing in Alleviating Behavioral Problems Among Girls in a Residential Treatment Center Allen Rubin, Ph.D. Substance Abuse 2004
Effectiveness of Good Chemistry with Dually Diagnosed Consumers: An Experimental Study Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 1998
Enhancing Psychological Capital to Foster Health Outcomes in Homeless Young Women Sanna J. Thompson, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Substance Abuse 2014
Epidemiology of Drinking and Disorders in Border vs. Non-Border Contexts Jane Maxwell, Ph.D.
Lynn Wallisch, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2014
Evaluation of Protecting You, Protecting Me Alcohol Prevention Curriculum Carol M. Lewis, Ph.D.
Lori K. Holleran Steiker, Ph.D., ACSW
Tom Bohman, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2002
Extent of Substance Use Problems among Women Partner Abuse Survivors Residing in Domestic Violence Shelters Noël Busch-Armendariz, Ph.D., LMSW, MPA
Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2005
Family-Based Substance Use Treatment for Runaway Youth Sanna J. Thompson, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2008
Georgia-Texas Improving Brief Intervention Project Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2008
How Does Motivational Interviewing Work? Mechanisms of Action in Project CHOICES Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2011
Innovative Programs, Practices, and Strategies in African-American Communities That Promote Mental Health and Well-Being King Davis, Ph.D. Substance Abuse 2002
Integrated Services for Homeless Persons: Evaluation Services for the Center for Health Care Services Lori Mangrum
Health Care; Organizations; Substance Abuse 2014
Juvenile Drug Court Evaluation David W. Springer, Ph.D., LCSW
Substance Abuse 2002
Juvenile Offender Substance Abuse Treatment Service (JOSATS) Network David W. Springer, Ph.D., LCSW
Substance Abuse 2000
Latent Classes and Transitions for Brief Alcohol Interventions in Trauma Settings: Clinical and Policy Implications (AHRQ R36 Dissertation Award) Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2012
Mental Health Recovery and Resilience Stacey Stevens Manser, Ph.D.
Molly Lopez, Ph.D.
Child Welfare, Families, Children and Youth; Health Care; Mental Health; Substance Abuse
Methods to Study Ethnicity and Faith-Based Treatment Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Clay T. Shorkey, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2006
Money Follows the Person Behavioral Health Demonstration Project: Program Evaluation Lynn Wallisch, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2016
Monitoring the Changing Methamphetamine Market in the Austin Area Jane Maxwell, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2013
Multidisciplinary Approach to Reduce Injury and Substance Abuse Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2014
Multidisciplinary Approach to Reducing Injury and Alcohol Use (MARIA) Craig Field, Ph.D. Social Work Education; Substance Abuse 2012
Prenatal Alcohol Consumption Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2004
Program and Process Initiative of Texas (SA/PPT) Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2008
Project Choices: Program Assessment of the Texas FASD Prevention Project Beth C. Pomeroy, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2009
Recovery Community Services Program Evaluation Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2009
Residency Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral for Treatment: Southeastern Consortium (SECSAT) Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2014
Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral for Treatment (SBIRT / InSight) Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2009
Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral and Treatment (SBIRT) : GA Basics Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2010
Service Utilization Patterns among HIV+ Drug Users Dorie J. Gilbert, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2003
Serving the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Needs of HIV Infected Persons in Texas Michele A. Rountree, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2010
Smoking Relapse Prevention Among Postpartum Women Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2007
Social Work Research Development Program for Underserved Populations (Research Program on Drug Abuse Interventions, R24-DA013579) Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2007
Statewide Motivational Interviewing for Texas Department of State Health Services Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2009
Study of Services to Clients with Dual Diagnoses of Severe Mental Illness and Chemical Abuse or Dependence Diana M. DiNitto, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2005
Substance Abuse Family Treatment (SAF-T) Project Allen Rubin, Ph.D. Substance Abuse 1994
Texas Demonstration to Maintain Independence and Employment (DMIE) Lynn Wallisch, Ph.D.
Richard Spence, Ph.D.
Tom Bohman, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2010
Translating behavioral health interventions into the primary care setting: an evaluation of E-merge in underserved patients (HBRT training component) Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Health Care; Substance Abuse 2009
Transtheoretical Model Group Therapy For Cocaine Kirk von Sternberg, Ph.D.
Mary Velasquez, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2007
Veterans Jail Diversion and Trauma Recovery Stacey Stevens Manser, Ph.D.
Substance Abuse 2015
Via Hope: Texas Mental Health Resource Molly Lopez, Ph.D.
Health Care; Mental Health; Substance Abuse 2017
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