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Presentation: Research Society on Alcoholism Presentations

Shannon Johnson, Rebecca Carter, Maria Pagano, John Kelly, Stephen Post, Robert Stout

Atlanta, GA

June 2011

The "Helping Others" study was well represented at the 34th annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism by three research presentations:

  1. "Sexual abuse, risky sexual behaviors, and sexual beliefs among substance dependent adolescents court-referred to residential treatment" (Johnson, Carter, & Pagano);
  2. "Comparison of prosocial behavior amongst adults with and without substance dependency" (Carter, Johnson, & Pagano);
  3. "The influence of religiosity on 12-Step engagement and substance use disorder treatment response among adolescents" (Pagano, Kelly, Johnson, Post, & Stout).

Johnson, S.M., Carter, R.R., & Pagano, M.E. (June, 2011). Sexual abuse, risky sexual behaviors and sexual beliefs among substance dependent adolescents court-referred to residential treatment. Presentation at the 34th annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at Atlanta, GA.

Carter, R.R., Johnson, S.M., & Pagano, M.E. (June, 2011). Comparison of prosocial behavior amongst adults with and without substance dependency. Presentation at the 34th annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at Atlanta, GA.

Pagano, M.E., Kelly, J.F., Johnson, S.M., Post, S.G., & Stout, R.L. (June, 2011). The influence of religiosity on 12-Step engagement and substance use disorder treatment response among adolescents. Presentation at the 34th annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism at Atlanta, GA.


Attended: Helping Others Team Went to Founder's Day

Akron, OH

June 2011

The "Helping Others" team attended the 76th Annual Founders Day, a celebration of Alcoholics Anonymous.


Lectures: Co-Investigator Speaks at Research Society on Alcoholism Conference

John Kelly, Robert Stout

Atlanta, GA

June 2011

Kelly, J.F., Hoeppner, B., & Stout, R.L. "Determining the Relative Importance of the Mechanisms of Behavior Change within AA." Talk given at the Mechanisms of Behavior Change annual satellite meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, Atlanta, GA: June, 2011.


Lectures: Co-Investigator Speaks at Massachusetts General Hospital Annual Innovations Conference

John Kelly

Boston, MA

June 2011

Kelly, J.F. Symposium Talk, "Addiction Treatment and Recovery" in the Addiction Treatment Conference (Massachusetts General Hospital Annual Innovations), Boston, MA: June, 2011.