PSYC-Lab Publications

In Press

Cruz, R.A.; Gonzales, N.; Corona, M.; King, K.M.; Cauce, A.M.; Widaman, K.F.; Robins, R. & Conger, R. (in press). Cultural dynamics and marital relationship quality in Mexican-origin families. Journal of Family Psychology.

Hartman, J.D.; Patock-Peckham, J.A.; Corbin, W.R.; Gates, J.R.; Leeman, R.F.; Luk, J.W.; & King, K.M. (in press). Direct and indirect links between parenting styles, self-concealment (secrets), impaired control over drinking and alcohol-related outcomes. Addictive Behaviors.

Monahan, K.C.; King, K.M.; Shulman, E.P.; Cauffman; & Chassin, L. (in press).  The effects of violence exposure on the development of impulse control and future orientation across adolescence and early adulthood: Time specific and generalized effects in a sample of juvenile offenders, Development and Psychopathology.

Adrian, M., McCarty, C.A., King, K.M., Vander-Stoep, A. & McCauley, E.A. (in press). The internalizing pathway to adolescent substance use disorders. Mediation by ruminative reflection and ruminative brooding. Journal of Adolescence.

McLaughlin, K.A., King, K.M. (in press). Developmental trajectories of anxiety and depressive symptoms in early adolescence. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.

Lee, J.S., McCarty, C.A., Ahrens, K., King, K.M., Vander-Stoep, A. & McCauley, E.A. (in press). Pubertal timing and adolescent substance initiation. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions.



King, K.M., Patock-Peckham, J.A., Dager, A.D., Thimm, K. & Gates, J.R. (2014). On the mismeasurement of impulsivity: Trait, behavioral, and neural models in alcohol research among adolescents and young adults. Current Addiction Reports, 1, 19-32.

Emery, R.L., King, K.M., Levine, M.D. (2014). The moderating role of negative urgency on the associations between affect, dietary restraint, and calorie intake: An experimental study. Personality and Individual Differences, 59, 38-43.

Wymbs, B. T., McCarty, C. A., Mason, W. A., King, K. M., Baer, J. S., Vander Stoep, A., & McCauley, E. (2014). Early adolescent substance use as a risk factor for development of conduct disorder and depression symptoms. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 75, 279-289.



Emery, R.L., Fischer, S.J., Davis, S. & King, K.M. (2013). The moderating role of negative urgency on the prospective association between dietary restraint and binge eating. Appetite, 71, 113-119.

Landes, S. J., Burton, J. R., King, K. M., & Sullivan, B. F. (2013). Women’s preference of therapist based on sex of therapist and presenting problem: An analog study. Counselling Psychology Quarterly, 26, 330-342. doi:10.1080/09515070.2013.819795

O’Connor, S.S., Whitehill, J.M., King, K.M., Kernic, M.A., Boyle, L.N., Bresnahan, B., Mack, C.D., Ebel, B.E. (2013). Compulsive cell phone use and history of motor vehicle crash. Journal of Adolescent Health, 53, 512-519.

McCarty CA, Wymbs BT, Mason WA, King KM, McCauley E, Baer J, et al. (2013). Early adolescent growth in depression and conduct problem symptoms as predictors of later substance use impairment. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 41, 1041-1051.

Wymbs, B.T., McCarty, C.A., Baer, J.S., King, K.M., Vander Stoep, A., & McCauley, E. (2013). Callous-unemotional traits and conduct disorder symptoms as prospective risk factors for adolescent sexual activity. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 42, 693-699.

Racz, S.J., King, K.M., Wu, J., Witkiewitz, K., McMahon, R.J. & CPPRG (2013). The Predictive Utility of a Brief Kindergarten Screening Measure of Child Behavior Problems. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 81, 588-599.

Luk, J.W., Emery, R.L., Karyadi, K.A.,  Patock-Peckham, J.A., & King, K.M. (2013). Religiosity and substance use among Asian American college students: Moderated effects of race and acculturation. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 130, 142-149.

Witkiewitz, K., King, K. M., McMahon, R. J., Wu, J., Luk, J. and the Conduct Problems Prevention Research Group (2013). Evidence for a multi-dimensional latent structural model of externalizing disorders. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 41, 223-237.

King, K.M., Lengua, L.J., & Monahan, K. (2013).  Individual Differences in the Development of Self-Regulation During Pre-adolescence: Connections to Context and Adjustment. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 41, 57-69.


Wymbs, B. T., McCarty, C. A., King, K. M., McCauley, E., Vander Stoep, A., Baer, J., & Waschbusch, D. A. (2012). Callous-unemotional traits as unique prospective risk factors for substance use in early adolescent boys and girls. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 40,1099-1110.

King, K.M., Nguyen, H.V., Kosterman, R., Bailey, J.A., Hawkins, J.D. (2012). Co-occurrence of sexual risk behaviors and substance use across emerging adulthood: Evidence for state- and trait-level associations. Addiction, 107, 1288-1296.

Wu, J., King, K.M., Witkiewitz, K., Racz, S.J., McMahon, R.J., & CPPRG (2012)Item analysis and differential item functioning of a brief conduct problem screen. Psychological Assessment, 24, 444-454.

Logan, D.E., Henry, T.R., Vaughn, M., Luk, J.W. King, K.M. (2012). Rose-colored beer goggles: The relation between experiencing alcohol consequences and perceived likelihood and valence. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 26, 311-317.

McCarty, C.A., Wymbs, B.T., King, K.M., Mason, W.A., Vander, Stoep A., McCauley, E., & Baer, J. (2012). Developmental consistency in associations between depressive symptoms and alcohol use in early adolescence. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 73, 444-453.

Backer-Fulghum, L.M., Patock-Peckham, J.A., King, K.M., Roufa, L., & Hagan, L. (2012). The stress-response dampening hypothesis: How self-esteem and stress act as mechanisms between negative parental bonds and alcohol-related problems in emerging adulthood. Addictive Behaviors, 37, 477-484.

Marshal, M. P., King, K. M., Stepp, S. D., Hipwell, A., Smith, H. A., Chung, T., Friedman, M. S., & Markovic, N. (2012). Trajectories of alcohol and cigarette use among sexual minority and heterosexual girls. Journal of Adolescent Health, 50, 97-99.



 Yard, S.S., Huh, D., King, K.M. & Simoni, J.M. (2011). Patient-level moderators of the efficacy of peer support and pager reminder interventions to promote antiretroviral adherence. AIDS and Behavior, 15, 1596-1604.

Karyadi, K.A. & King, K.M. (2011). Positive urgency and negative emotions: Evidence for moderation on negative alcohol consequences. Personality and Individual Differences, 51, 635-640.

Cruz, R.A., King, K.M., Widaman, K., Leu, J., Cauce, A.M., & Conger, R. (2011). The father-child relationship in cultural context: Cultural influences on relationship quality in two-parent Mexican-origin families. Journal of Family Psychology, 25, 731-740.

Lehavot, K., King, K. M., & Simoni, J. M. (2011). Development and validation of a gender expression measure among sexual minority women. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 35, 381-400.

Marshal, M. P., King, K. M., Stepp, S. D., Hipwell, A., Smith, H. A., Chung, T., Friedman, M. S., & Markovic, N. (2012). Trajectories of alcohol and cigarette use among sexual minority and heterosexual girls. Journal of Adolescent Health, 50, 97-99.

King, K.M., Karyadi, K.A., Luk, J.W. & Patock-Peckham, J.A. (2011). Dispositions to rash action moderate the associations between concurrent drinking, depressive symptoms and alcohol problems during emerging adulthood. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 25, 446-454.

Kaiser, C.R., Drury, B.J., Malahy, L.W., & King, K.M. (2011). Nonverbal Asymmetry in Interracial Interactions: Strongly Identified Blacks Display Friendliness, but Whites Respond Negatively. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 2, 554-559.

Lehavot, K., Huh, D., Walters, K. L., King, K. M., Andrasik, M. P., & Simoni, J. M. (2011). Buffering Effects of General and Medication-Specific Social Support on the Association between Substance Use and HIV Medication Adherence. AIDS Patient Care and STDs, 25, 181-189.

Patock-Peckham, J.A.; King, K.M.; Morgan-Lopez, A.A.; Ulloa, E.C.; Filson-Moses, J.M. (2011). The gender specific mediational links between parenting styles, parental monitoring, impulsiveness, drinking control, and alcohol-related problems. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 72, 247-258.

King, K.M., Fleming, C.P., Monahan, K. & Catalano, R. (2011). Changes in self control and attention problems during middle school predict alcohol and marijuana use during high school. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 25, 69-79.


King, K.M., Molina, B.S.G., & Chassin, L. (2009). Prospective relations between growth in drinking and stressful life events across adolescence. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 118, 610-622.

King, K.M., Chung, T. & Maisto, S.R. (2009). Adolescents’ thoughts about abstinence curb the return of marijuana use during and after treatment. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 77, 564-565.


King, K.M., Molina, B.S.G., & Chassin, L. (2008). A state-trait model of stressful life events in adolescence: Predictors of stability in the occurrence of stressors. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 37, 848-859.

King, K.M., & Chassin, L. (2008). Adolescent stressors, psychopathology and young adult substance dependence: A prospective study. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 69, 629-638.

Little, M., Weaver, S., King, K.M., & Liu, F. (2008). A 20 year cohort analysis of the relation between externalizing symptoms and marijuana use: Evidence for historical moderation. Prevention Science, 9, 4-16.

Marshal, M.P., Friedman, M.S., Stall, R., King, K.M., Miles, J., Gold, M.A., Morse, J.Q., & Bukstein, O. (2008). Sexual orientation and adolescent substance use: A meta-analysis. Addiction, 103, 546-556.

Marshal, M.P., Friedman, M.S., Stall, R., Chung, T.A., & King, K.M. (2008). Don’t throw the baby out with the bath water: A response to Pape (2008). Addiction, 103, 1405.


King, K.M. & Chassin, L. (2007). A prospective study of the effects of age of initiation of alcohol and drug use on young adult substance dependence. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 68, 256-265.

Trim, R.S., Meehan, B.T., King, K.M., & Chassin, L. (2007). Substance use during adolescence and the development of internalizing symptoms in adulthood: A prospective study. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 21, 97-107.


King, K.M., Meehan, B.T., Trim, R.T., & Chassin, L. (2006). Marker or Mediator? The relation between adolescent substance use and young adult educational attainment. Addiction, 101, 1630-1640.

King, K.M., Meehan, B.T., Trim, R.T., & Chassin, L. (2006). Substance Use and Academic Outcomes: Synthesizing Findings and Future Directions. Addiction, 101, 1688-1689.

Zhou, Q., King, K.M., & Chassin, L. (2006). The Relation of Family History of Alcoholism to Young Adults’ Substance Use Disorders: The Mediating and Moderating Roles of Family Environment.  Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 115, 320-331.


King, K.M., & Chassin, L. (2004). The Mediating and Moderated Effects of Adolescent Behavioral Undercontrol and Parenting in the Prediction of Drug Use Disorders in Emerging Adulthood. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 18, 3, 239-249.

Chassin, L., Flora, D.B., & King, K.M. (2004). Trajectories of Alcohol and Drug Use and Dependence from Adolescence to Adulthood: The Effects of Parent Alcoholism and Personality. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 113, 4, 483-498.


Chassin, L., King, K., & Cumberland, A. (2003). Drug abuse risk in children of alcoholics: Mediating and moderating mechanisms. NIDA Research Monograph 183. Problems of Drug Dependence 2002: Proceedings of the 64th Annual Scientific Meeting, NIH Publication No 03-5339, 96-98.

Chassin, L., Ritter, J., Trim, R. S., & King, K. M. (2003). Adolescent substance use disorders. In E. J. Mash & R. A. Barkley (Eds.), Child psychopathology (2nd ed., pp. 199-230). New York: The Guilford Press.


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