Craig Lecroy

Professor

  • 868 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
1981 …2019
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Research Output 1981 2019

2019
social work
evidence
social research
gender
community
3 Citations (Scopus)

Parents as Teachers (PAT) home-visiting intervention: A path to improved academic outcomes, school behavior, and parenting skills

Lahti, M., Evans, C. B. R., Goodman, G., Schmidt, M. C. & Lecroy, C., Apr 1 2019, In : Children and Youth Services Review. 99, p. 451-460 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parenting
parents
Parents
teacher
school
2018
5 Citations (Scopus)

A Randomized Controlled Trial of Healthy Families: 6-Month and 1-Year Follow-Up

Lecroy, C. & Lopez, D., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Prevention Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child Abuse
Randomized Controlled Trials
Parenting
Attitude to Health
Maternal Behavior
2 Citations (Scopus)

Considering the role of acculturation in parent–child communication about sexual health

Cosgrove, J. M. C., Lecroy, C., Fordney, M. & Voelkel, D., Feb 1 2018, In : American Journal of Public Health. 108, p. S13-S14

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Acculturation
Reproductive Health
Communication
4 Citations (Scopus)

Go Grrrls: A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Gender-Specific Intervention to Reduce Sexual Risk Factors in Middle School Females

Lecroy, C., McCullough Cosgrove, J., Stalker, K. & Fordney, M., Apr 1 2018, In : Health Education and Behavior. 45, 2, p. 286-294 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sexual Behavior
Randomized Controlled Trials
Condoms
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Curriculum
2017
1 Citation (Scopus)

Challenges to Breastfeeding Initiation and Duration for Teen Mothers

Cota-Robles, S., Pedersen, L. & Lecroy, C., 2017, In : MCN The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing. 42, 3, p. 173-178 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Breast Feeding
Mothers
Embryonic and Fetal Development
Pregnancy in Adolescence
Pain Management
4 Citations (Scopus)

Randomized Trial of Healthy Families Arizona: Quantitative and Qualitative Outcomes

Lecroy, C. & Davis, M. F., Nov 1 2017, In : Research on Social Work Practice. 27, 7, p. 747-757 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parenting
family program
Group
health behavior
Attitude to Health
2016

Go Grrrls: A Primary Prevention Curriculum for Girls

LeCroy, C. & Daley, J., 2016, Scotts Valley, CA: ETR.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2015

Case Studies in Child, Adolescent, and Family Treatment

LeCroy, C. & Anthony, E., 2015, Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley: Unknown Publisher.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

2014
3 Citations (Scopus)
juvenile offender
Firearms
offender
offense
history of schools

Case Studies in Social Work Practice

LeCroy, C., 2014, 3 ed. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Introduction

LeCroy, C., Jan 1 2014, Social Skills Training for Children and Youth. Taylor and Francis, p. 1-152 152 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

Parents
Unplanned Pregnancy
Education
Social Problems
Child Development
1 Citation (Scopus)

Social Skills Training for Children and Youth

Lecroy, C. & Beker, J., Jan 1 2014, Taylor and Francis. 152 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Social Work
Research
Social Skills

Social Skills Training with Adolescents: A Review

Lecroy, C., Jan 1 2014, Social Skills Training for Children and Youth. Taylor and Francis, p. 100-125 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Juvenile Delinquency
Social Adjustment
Social Behavior
Social Skills
1 Citation (Scopus)
adolescent
trend
technical innovation
brain
well-being
2013
3 Citations (Scopus)

Outcome Studies in Social Work Journals: A Review of Publication Trends

Lecroy, C. & Williams, L., Nov 2013, In : Research on Social Work Practice. 23, 6, p. 706-709 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Work
Publications
social work
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
trend
2012
4 Citations (Scopus)
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Equipment and Supplies
Statistical Factor Analysis

First Person Accounts of Mental Illness and Recovery

LeCroy, C. & Holschuh, J., 2012, Hoboken, NJ: Wiley: John Wiley.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

4 Citations (Scopus)

Handbook of Prevention and Intervention Programs for Adolescent Girls

Lecroy, C. & Mann, J. E., Jan 9 2012, John Wiley and Sons.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

adolescent
resources
public policy
editor
coverage

Introduction: Adolescent Girls and the Pathway to Adulthood

Lecroy, C., Jan 9 2012, Handbook of Prevention and Intervention Programs for Adolescent Girls. John Wiley and Sons, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

adulthood
adolescent

Preface

Lecroy, C. & Mann, J. E., Jan 9 2012, In : Unknown Journal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Public perception of the foster care system: A national study

Leber, C. & Lecroy, C., Sep 2012, In : Children and Youth Services Review. 34, 9, p. 1633-1638 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

foster parents
social issue
Parents
Public Opinion
system change

The Call to Social Work: Life Stories

LeCroy, C., 2012, 2 ed. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

The full spectrum: Hispanic understanding of autism in southern Arizona.

Voelkel, H. & Lecroy, C. W., 2012, In : Best Practices in Mental Health. p. 31-46

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Universal Prevention for Adolescent Girls: The Go Grrrls Program

Lecroy, C., Jan 9 2012, Handbook of Prevention and Intervention Programs for Adolescent Girls. John Wiley and Sons, p. 12-39 28 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

social change
adolescent
2011
20 Citations (Scopus)

Randomized trial of the healthy families Arizona home visiting program

Lecroy, C. & Krysik, J., Oct 2011, In : Children and Youth Services Review. 33, 10, p. 1761-1766 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parenting
Child Abuse
Mothers
neglect
agglomeration area
2010
7 Citations (Scopus)

Knowledge building and social work research: A critical perspective

Lecroy, C., May 2010, In : Research on Social Work Practice. 20, 3, p. 321-324 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

work research
Social Work
social work
Research
science
6 Citations (Scopus)

Measurement issues in home visitation: A research note

Lecroy, C. & Krysik, J., Oct 2010, In : Children and Youth Services Review. 32, 10, p. 1483-1486 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child Abuse
Research
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
neglect
abuse
2009
53 Citations (Scopus)

Limitations of evidence-based practice for social work education: Unpacking the complexity

Adams, K. B., Matto, H. C. & Lecroy, C., Mar 2009, In : Journal of Social Work Education. 45, 2, p. 165-186 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social work
evidence
education
supervision
profession
18 Citations (Scopus)
ethnicity
adolescent
North American Indians
Hispanic Americans
African Americans

Handbook of Prevention and Intervention Programs for Adolescent Girls

LeCroy, C. & Mann, J., 2008, Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

15 Citations (Scopus)
Aptitude
Child Abuse
Parenting
neglect
Healthy Volunteers
26 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of academic achievement and school attachment among hispanic adolescents

Lecroy, C. & Krysik, J., Oct 2008, In : Children and Schools. 30, 4, p. 197-209 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
academic achievement
adolescent
school
ethnicity
2007
4 Citations (Scopus)
Child Abuse
Program Evaluation
Child Development
Longitudinal Studies
Child Health
9 Citations (Scopus)

The role of community in facilitating service utilization

Daro, D., McCurdy, K., Falconnier, L., Winje, C., Anisfeld, E., Katzev, A., Keim, A., Lecroy, C., McGuigan, W. & Nelson, C., Aug 23 2007, In : Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community. 34, 1-2, p. 181-204 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Parents
Capacity Building
House Calls
Child Abuse
Caregivers
24 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding and interpreting effect size measures

Lecroy, C. & Krysik, J., Dec 2007, In : Social Work Research. 31, 4, p. 243-248 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006
15 Citations (Scopus)

The implications of ecologically based assessment for primary prevention with indigenous youth populations

Okamoto, S. K., Lecroy, C., Tann, S. S., Rayle, A. D., Kulis, S., Dustman, P. & Berceli, D., Mar 2006, In : Journal of Primary Prevention. 27, 2, p. 155-170 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primary Prevention
Population Groups
National Institute on Drug Abuse (U.S.)
Program Development
Needs Assessment
23 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding maternal intentions to engage in home visiting programs

McCurdy, K., Daro, D., Anisfeld, E., Katzev, A., Keim, A., Lecroy, C., McAfee, C., Nelson, C., Falconnier, L., McGuigan, W. M., Park, J. K., Sandy, J. & Winje, C., Oct 2006, In : Children and Youth Services Review. 28, 10, p. 1195-1212 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mothers
House Calls
Parenting
Birth Weight
knowledge gap
14 Citations (Scopus)

Who is offering and how often? Gender differences in drug offers among American Indian adolescents of the southwest

Rayle, A. D., Kulis, S., Okamoto, S. K., Tann, S. S., Lecroy, C., Dustman, P. & Burke, A. M., Aug 2006, In : Journal of Early Adolescence. 26, 3, p. 296-317 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

North American Indians
American Indian
gender-specific factors
adolescent
drug
2005
50 Citations (Scopus)

Acculturation as a predictor of the onset of sexual intercourse among hispanic and white teens

Adam, M. B., McGuire, J. K., Walsh, M., Basta, J. & Lecroy, C., Mar 2005, In : Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. 159, 3, p. 261-265 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acculturation
Coitus
Hispanic Americans
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
4 Citations (Scopus)
Primary Prevention
Program Development
Research Design
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Control Groups

Case Studies in Child, Adolecent, and Family Social Work

LeCroy, C. & Daley, J., 2005, Belmont, CA: Brooks/Cole.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

32 Citations (Scopus)

Improving the quality of home visitation: An exploratory study of difficult situations

Lecroy, C. & Whitaker, K., Sep 2005, In : Child Abuse and Neglect. 29, 9, p. 1003-1013 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Child Abuse
Focus Groups
Statistical Factor Analysis
factor analysis
Equipment and Supplies

Outcomes of Arizona's family group decision making program

A., T., Craig, L. & Lecroy, C. W., 2005, In : Protecting Children. p. 47-53

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)

Risky decision making in childhood and adolescence: A fuzzy-trace theory approach

Reyna, V. F., Adam, M. B., Poirier, K. M., Lecroy, C. & Brainerd, C. J., May 31 2005, The Development of Judgment and Decision Making in Children and Adolescents. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, p. 77-108 32 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Decision Making
2004
18 Citations (Scopus)

An ecological assessment of drug-related problem situations for american indian adolescents of the southwest

Okamoto, S. K., Lecroy, C., Dustman, P., Marriott, B. H. & Kulis, S., Sep 24 2004, In : Journal of Social Work Practice in the Addictions. 4, 3, p. 47-63 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

North American Indians
American Indian
adolescent
drug
Pharmaceutical Preparations
21 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of an empowerment program for early adolescent girls

Lecroy, C., Sep 2004, In : Adolescence. 39, 155, p. 427-441 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Image
Program Evaluation
empowerment
Preventive Health Services
adolescent