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Jayson Spas

Horace Mann Hall (HM)
(401) 456-8015
jspas@ric.edu

Academic Background

  • University of Connecticut, B.A.

  • University of Rhode Island, Ph.D.

  • Brown University, Post doc

Teaching Areas

Abnormal Psychology, Research Methods: Applied

Selected Publications

Spas, J., Paiva, A.L, Prochaska, J.O., Rossi, J.S., Yin, H. (2013). Coprogression: Simultaneous intervention for smoking, diet and sun protection. Under Review

Spas, J., Paiva, A.L, Prochaska, J.O., Rossi, J.S., Yin, H. (2013, March). Multiple health behavior change using the transtheoretical model. Presentation at the 34th annual meeting & scientific sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Francisco, CA.

Spas, J., Ramsey, S., Paiva, A.L., Stein, L.A.R. (2012). All might have won, but not all have the prize: Optimal treatment for substance abuse among adolescents with conduct problems. Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment, 6, 141-155. doi: 10.4137/SART.S10389. PMCID:PMC3498967.

Newman, B., Newman, P., Griffen, S., O'Connor, K., Spas, J. (2007). The relationship of social support to depressive symptoms during the transition to high school. Adolescence, 42, 441-459. PMID18047232.

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