Journal Publications

  1. Brown, A. R., Walters, J. E., & Jones, A. E. (in press). Pathways to retention: Job satisfaction, burnout, & organizational commitment among social workers. Journal of Evidence-Based Social Work.

  2. Walters, J. E., Jones, A. E., & Brown, A. R. (2019). Work experiences of rural social workers in the United States. Journal of Social Service Research. Advance online publication. doi:10.1080/01488376.2019.1658030

  3. Mason, M. J., Mennis, J., Moore, M., & Brown, A. (2019). The role of sex, executive functioning, and perceptions of safety on urban adolescent substance use. Addiction Research & Theory. Advance online publication. doi:10.1080/16066359.2019.1601708

  4. Mason, M. J., Brown, A. R., & Moore, M. (2019). The accuracy of young adults' perceptions of friends' cannabis and alcohol use: Challenging the False Consensus Theory. Addictive Behaviors, 95, 28-34. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2019.02.021

  5. Mason, M. J., Mennis, J., Russell, M., Moore, M., & Brown, A. (2019). Adolescent depression and substance use: The protective role of close friends. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 47, 1065-1074. doi:10.1007/s10802-018-0501-z

  6. Brown, A. R. (2018). A systematic review of psychosocial interventions in treatment of opioid addiction. Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions, 18, 249-269. doi:10.1080/1533256X.2018.1485574

  7. Walters, J. E., Brown, A. R., & Jones, A. E. (2018). Use of the Copenhagen Burnout Inventory with social workers: A confirmatory factor analysis. Human Service Organizations: Management, Leadership & Governance, 42, 437–456. doi:10.1080/23303131.2018.1532371

  8. Mason, L. R., Erwin, J., Brown, A., Ellis, K. N., & Hathaway, J. M. (2018). Health impacts of extreme weather events: Exploring protective factors with a capitals framework. Journal of Evidence-Informed Social Work, 15, 579–593. doi:10.1080/23761407.2018.1502115

  9. Mason, M. J., Moore, M., & Brown, A. R. (2018). Young adults' perceptions of acceptability and effectiveness of a text message delivered treatment for cannabis use disorder. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 93, 15-18. doi:10.1016/j.jsat.2018.07.007

  10. Moore, M. R., Mason, M. J., Brown, A. R., Garcia, C. M., Seibers, A. D., & Stephens, C. J. (2018). Remote biochemical verification of tobacco use: Reducing costs and improving methodological rigor with mailed oral cotinine swabs. Addictive Behaviors, 87, 151–154. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2018.07.004

  11. Zaharakis, N. M., Mason, M. J., Brown, A., Moore, M., Garcia, C., Foster, R., & Richards, S. (2018). Resiliency moderates the influence of somatization on externalizing problems. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 27, 2978–2989. doi:10.1007/s10826-018-1141-1

  12. Mason, M. J., Zaharakis, N. M., Moore, M., Brown, A., Garcia, C., Seibers, A., & Stephens, C. (2018). Who responds best to text-delivered cannabis use disorder treatment? A randomized clinical trial with young adults. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 32, 699–709. doi:10.1037/adb0000403

  13. Brown, A. R., Walters, J., Jones, A., & Akinsola, O. (2017). Rural social work: Recruitment, job satisfaction, burnout, and turnover. Contemporary Rural Social Work, 9, 1-23.

Manuscripts Submitted for Publication

Jones, A. E., Walters, J. E., & Brown, A. R. (2019) Participant recruitment in social work: A social media approach. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Mason, M. J., Korpela, K. M., Moore, M. R., & Brown, A. R. (2019). Can the natural environment serve as a protective influence against the effects of negative emotional states on physical health? Manuscript submitted for publication.

Presentations

Brown, A. R. (2019). Health professionals’ attitudes towards medication-assisted treatments for opioid addiction. Oral presentation. Council on Social Work Education’s 65th Annual Program Meeting. Denver, CO.

Walters, J. E., Brown, A. R., Jones, A. E., & Mason, L. R. (2019). Developing research capacity of PhD social work students through group research projects. Panel. Council on Social Work Education’s 65th Annual Program Meeting. Denver, CO.

Brown, A. R., Walters, J. E., Jones, A. E., & Akinsola, O. A. (2019). Examining sources of burnout and organizational commitment: An SEM approach. Poster presentation. Society for Social Work and Research's 23rd Annual Conference. San Francisco, CA.

Walters, J. E., Brown, A. R., Jones, A. E., & Akinsola, O. A. (2019). Use of the Copenhagen Burnout Inventory with social workers: A confirmatory factor analysis. Poster presentation. Society for Social Work and Research's 23rd Annual Conference. San Francisco, CA.

Mason, M., Moore, M., & Brown, A. R. (2018). Personalized text-delivered cannabis use disorder treatment with young adults: Outcomes and acceptability of peer network counseling. Oral presentation. Symposium on Cannabis Legalization and Youth: Developing Clear Messages in an Evolving Policy Climate. Boulder, CO.

Brown, A. R., Walters, J. E., Jones, A. E., & Akinsola, O. A. (2018). No money, no problem: Obtaining a large sample with no funding. Oral presentation. Council on Social Work Education’s 64th Annual Program Meeting. Orlando, FL.

Walters, J. E., Brown, A. R., Jones, A. E., & Akinsola, O. A. (2018). Are rural social workers more burnt out? Examining rurality and burnout. Oral presentation. Council on Social Work Education’s 64th Annual Program Meeting. Orlando, FL.

Walters, J. E., Brown, A. R., Jones, A. E., & Akinsola, O. A. (2018). Exploring job satisfaction, burnout, and organizational commitment among social workers in the United States. Oral presentation. National Institute on Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas's 44th Annual National Rural Social Work Caucus. Murray, KY.

Mason, L. R., Erwin, J., Brown, A., Ellis, K. N., & Hathaway, J. M. (2018). Health and financial impacts of extreme weather in the city. Poster presentation. Society for Social Work and Research's 22nd Annual Conference. Washington, DC.

Brown, A. R. (2017). Counseling & maintenance for opioid addiction: A pragmatic perspective. Poster presentation. Poster presentation. North American Association of Christians in Social Work’s 67th Annual Convention. Charlotte, NC.

Brown, A. R. (2017). Psychosocial Interventions & Medication-Assisted Relapse Prevention for Opioid Dependence. Poster presentation. Council on Social Work Education’s 63rd Annual Program Meeting. Dallas, TX.

Walters, J., Brown, A. R., Jones, A., & Akinsola, O. (2017). Examining social work practice in rural agencies: Recruitment, job satisfaction, burnout, and turnover. Oral presentation. Rural Social Work Caucus’ 42nd Annual National Institute on Social Work and Human Services in Rural Areas. Jackson, Tennessee.

Brown, A. R. (2017). Psychosocial interventions in treatment of opioid addiction. Oral presentation. University of Memphis's 5th annual Social Work Symposium. Memphis, TN.