Kevin-Montes

Kevin Montes

College of Natural and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Psychology

Assistant Professor

(310) 243-2299

kmontes@csudh.edu

 

 

EDUCATION:

Ph.D.University of North Dakota2013
M.AUniversity of North Dakoka2011
B.ACalifornia State University, Dominguez Hills 2008

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS:
Addiction, alcohol use, marijuana use, tobacco use, gambling, identity (e.g., recovery/drinking identity), protective behavioral strategies, motives, outcome expectancies, health disparities, and advance quantitative analyses.

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REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS:
Montes, K. S., Dearing, R. L., Claus, E. D., & Witkiewitz, K. (2017). Does change in self-perceived problem drinker identity relate to change in alcohol use? An examination of non-treatment seeking hazardous drinkers.   Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 31(6), 721-726. http://doi.org/10.1037/adb0000305.

Montes, K. S., Witkiewitz, K., Andersson, C., Fossos-Wong, N., Pace, T., Berglund, M., & Larimer, M. E. (2017). Trajectories of positive alcohol expectancies and drinking: An examination of young adults in the US and Sweden. Addictive Behaviors, 73, 74-80. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2017.04.021.

Montes, K. S. & Tonigan, J. S. (2017). Does age moderate the indirect effect of spiritual practices in accounting for Alcoholics Anonymous benefit? Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly, 35(2), 96-112. http://doi.org/10.1080/07347324.2017.1288487.

 

TEACHING:
PSY 415: Advanced Research Methods in Cognitive Psychology
PSY 416: Research Seminar in Cognitive Psychology