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Substance Use, Abuse, & Addiction Publications

Marcus, D.K., Kashy, D.A., Wintersteen, M.B. & Diamond, G.S. (2011). The therapeutic alliance in adolescent substance abuse treatment: A One-With-Many analysis. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 58(3), 449-455.

Conrad, K.J., Bezruczko, N., Chan, Y., Riley, B., Diamond, G. & Dennis, M.L.(2010). Screening for atypical suicide risk with person fit statistics among people presenting to alcohol and other drug treatment. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 106, 92-100.

Levy, S.A., Reamy, A.M., Westin, A., Syed, T., Reyner, J., & Diamond, G. (2010). Communication about smoking between depressed adolescents and their parents. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 12(3), 191-197.

Stevens, S.L., Pailler, M.E., Diamond, G.S., Levy, S.A.,Latif, S., & Kinsman, S.B. (2009). Providers' experiences caring for adolescents who smoke cigarettes. HealthPsychology, 28(1), 66-72.

Shelef, K., Diamond, G.S., Diamond, G.M. & Myers, M.G. (2009). Changes in tobacco use among adolescent smokers in substance abuse treatment. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors 23(2), 355-361

Diamond, G.S., Howard, L., Wintersteen, M.B., Creed, T.A.,Dennis, M., Godley, S., & Tims, F., (2006).Early Therapeutic Alliance as a Predictor of Treatment Outcome for Adolescent Cannabis Users in Outpatient Treatment. American Journal of Addictions, 15,26-33.

Diamond, G.S., Leckrone, J., Dennis, M.L., & Godley,S.H. (2006). The cannabis youth treatment study:The treatment models and preliminary findings. In R. Rothman & R. Stephens(Eds.) Cannabis dependency: Its nature,consequences and treatment. Blackwell Publishing: London.

Diamond, G.S., Liddle, H., Wintersteen, M.B., Dennis, M.,Godley, S., & Tims, F. (2006). Early therapeutic alliance as a predictor of treatment outcome for adolescent cannabis users in outpatient treatment. The American Journal on Addictions .Special Issue: Advances in the assessment and treatment of adolescent substance use disorders, 15(Suppl 1), 26-33.

Shane,P., Diamond, G.S., Mensinger, J.M., Shera, D., & Wintersteen, M.B. (2006). Impact of victimization on substance abuse treatment outcomes for adolescents in outpatient and residential substance abuse treatment. American Journal onAddictions, 15, 34-42.

Mensinger,J.L., Diamond, G.S., Kaminer, Y., & Wintersteen, M.B. (2006). Adolescent and therapist perceptions of barriers to outpatient substance abuse treatment. American Journal on Addictions, 15, 16-25.

Diamond, G.S., Leckrone, J., Dennis, M.L. & Godley, S.H. (2005).  The Cannabis Youth Treatment Study: The treatment models and preliminary findings. In R. Rothman & R. Stephens (Eds.) Cannabis dependency: Its nature, consequences and treatment. Blackwell Publishing: London

Diamond, G., Panichelli-Mindel, S.M., Shera, D., Tims, F.,Ungemack, J. (2005). Psychiatric distress in adolescents presenting for outpatient treatment for marijuana abuse and dependency: Prevalence and diagnostic algorithms. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, 44(9), 872-887.

Tetzlaff,B., Kahn, J.H., Godley, G.H., Godley, M.D., Diamond, G.S., Funk, R (2005). Working alliance, treatment satisfaction, and patterns of post-treatment use among adolescent substance users. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 19(2), 199-207.

Dennis, M., Godley, S.H., Diamond, G.S., Tims, F.M., Babor, T., Donaldson, J., Liddle, H., Titus, J.C., Kaminer, Y., Webb, C., Hamilton, N. & Funk, R. (2004). The Cannabis Youth Treatment (CYT) Study: Main findings from two randomized trials. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 27(3), 197-213.

Diamond G.S. & Leckrone, J. (2004). A review of five manualized, brief, outpatient therapies for adolescents using marijuana, CASSAP Training Institution.

Buchan, B.J., Dennis, M.L., Tims, F., & Diamond, G.S.(2002). Cannabis use: Consistency and validity of self-report, on-site urine testing and laboratory testing. Addiction, 97(Suppl 1),98-108.

Dennis, M., Titus, J. C., Diamond, G.S., Donaldson, J., Godley, S.H., Tims, F.M., Webb, C., Kaminer, Y., Babor, T., Roebuck, M.C., Godley, M.D., Hamilton, N., Liddle, H. & Scott, C.K., (2002). The Cannabis Youth Treatment (CYT) experiment: Rationale, study design and analysis plans.  Addiction, 97(s1), s16-s34.

Diamond, G.S., Godley, S.H., Liddle, H., Sampl, S., Webb,C., Tims, F., & Myers, R. (2002). Five outpatient treatment models for adolescent marijuana use: A description of the Cannabis Youth Treatment Interventions. Addiction, 97(Suppl 1), 46-57.

French, M., Roebuck, M.C., Dennis.M.L., Diamond, G.S., Godley, S.H., Tims, F., Webb, C., & Herrell, J.M. (2002). The economic cost of outpatient marijuana treatment for adolescents: Findings from a multi-site field experiment. Addiction,97(Suppl 1), 84-97.

Tims, F.M., Dennis, M.L., Hamilton, N., Buchan, B.J., Diamond, G.S. & Funk, R. (2002). Characteristics and problems of 600 adolescent cannabis users in outpatient treatment. Addiction, 97(Suppl 1), 70-83.

Godley,S.H., White, W.L., Diamond, G.S., Passetti, L., & Titus, J.C. (2001). Therapist reactions to manual-guided therapies for the treatment of adolescent marijuana users. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 8(4), 405-417.

Hussong,A.M., Hicks, R.E., Levy, S.A., & Curran, P.J. (2001). Specifying the relations between affect and heavy alcohol use among young adults. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 110(3), 449-461.

Liddle, H.A., Dakof, G.A., Parker, K., Diamond, G.S., Barrett, K., & Tejeda, M.(2001). Multidimensional family therapy for adolescent drug abuse: Results of a randomized clinical trial. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 27(4), 651-688.

Diamond, G.S. & Liddle, H.A. (1996).  Resolving a therapeutic impasse between parents and adolescents in multidimensional family therapy. Journal of Clinical and Counseling Psychology, 64(3), 481-488.

Liddle, H.A., Dakof, G., Diamond, G.S., Arroyo, J., Guillory, P., Holt, M. & Watson, M. (1993).  The adolescent "module" in multidimensional family therapy.  In G. Lawson & A. Lawson (Eds.), Adolescent Substance Abuse: Etiology, Treatment, and Prevention, 165-186. Gaithersburg, MD: Aspen.

Liddle, H. A., Dakof, G. & Diamond, G.S. (1991). Adolescent substance abuse: Multidimensional family therapy in action. In E. Kaufman & P. Kaufman (Eds.), Family Therapy Approaches with Drug and Alcohol Problems. (Second Edition) Boston: Allyn and Bacon

Liddle, H.A., Diamond, G.S. (1991). The critical initial stage of treatment with adolescent drug abusers. Family Dynamics of Addictions Quarterly, 1(1),55-68.

Liddle, H. A. & Diamond, G.S. (1991).  Adolescent substance abusers in family therapy: The critical initial phase of treatment. Family Dynamics of Addictions Quarterly, 1(1), 55-68.

Bernal, G.,Dragin, C., Diamond, G.S. (1990). Contextual Couples Therapy with Drug Abuse. Family Process, 29(1): 59-72.