Craig Lecroy

Professor

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

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

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 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

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
2008
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
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

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
20 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental evaluation of "go grrrls" preventive intervention for early adolescent girls

Lecroy, C., Dec 2004, In : Journal of Primary Prevention. 25, 4, p. 457-473 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Adolescent Development
Body Image
Self Efficacy
Control Groups
Ego
46 Citations (Scopus)

The public's perception of social work: Is it what we think it is?

Lecroy, C. & Stinson, E. L., Apr 2004, In : Social Work. 49, 2, p. 164-174 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social work
profession
clergy
psychiatrist
counselor
2003

Evaluation of Arizona's Family Group Decision Making program

Titcomb, A. & LeCroy, C., 2003, In : Protecting Children. 18, p. 58-64

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002
37 Citations (Scopus)
juvenile offender
demand
Social Justice
objectivity
decision-making process
1999
12 Citations (Scopus)

Psychosocial moderators of substance use among middle school-aged adolescents

MacNeil, G., Kaufman, A. V., Dressler, W. W. & Lecroy, C., 1999, In : Journal of Drug Education. 29, 1, p. 25-39 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

moderator
alcohol
adolescent
drug
Alcohols
1996
20 Citations (Scopus)

Predictors of adolescent A. A. affiliation

Hohman, M. & Lecroy, C., Jun 1996, In : Adolescence. 31, 122, p. 338-352 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

alcoholism
adolescent
inpatient treatment
discriminant analysis
drug use
1993
5 Citations (Scopus)

Children’s mental health: Designing a model social work curriculum

Lecroy, C. & Galdieri Ryan, L., 1993, In : Journal of Social Work Education. 29, 3, p. 318-327 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social work
mental health
curriculum
3 Citations (Scopus)

Juvenile parole policy in the united states: Determinate versus indeterminate models

Ashford, J. & Lecroy, C., 1993, In : Justice Quarterly. 10, 2, p. 179-195 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

after-care
Aftercare
juvenile offender
Social Justice
trend
1992
13 Citations (Scopus)

Children's mental health: current findings and research directions.

Lecroy, C. & Ashford, J., Mar 1992, In : Social work research & abstracts. 28, 1, p. 13-20 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychiatric Social Work
Child Behavior Disorders
Child Health Services
Residential Treatment
Health Services Accessibility
9 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancing the delivery of effective mental health services to children.

Lecroy, C., May 1992, In : Social Work. 37, 3, p. 225-231 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

health service
mental health
mental disorder
number of children
social worker
1991
8 Citations (Scopus)

Problem Solving in Social Work Practice: Implications for Knowledge Utilization

Ashford, J. & Lecroy, C., 1991, In : Research on Social Work Practice. 1, 3, p. 306-318 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Responsibility
Social Work
social worker
social work
profession
8 Citations (Scopus)

Single-system design use of behavior therapists: Implications for social work

Lecroy, C. & Tolman, R. M., Apr 19 1991, In : Journal of Social Service Research. 14, 1-2, p. 45-56 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

therapist
social work
empirical method
educator
Teaching
1990
40 Citations (Scopus)

Juvenile recidivism: a comparison of three prediction instruments.

Ashford, J. & Lecroy, C., Jun 1990, In : Adolescence. 25, 98, p. 441-450 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

juvenile offender
Discriminant Analysis
repeat offender
Research
discriminant analysis
1988
9 Citations (Scopus)

Anger management or anger expression: Which is most effective?

Lecroy, C., Aug 9 1988, In : Residential Treatment for Children and Youth. 5, 3, p. 29-39 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anger
anger
Residential Treatment
management
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
11 Citations (Scopus)

New directions in teaching social work methods: A content analysis of course outlines

Lecroy, C. & Goodwin, C. C., 1988, In : Journal of Social Work Education. 24, 1, p. 43-49 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

content analysis
social work
Teaching
62 Citations (Scopus)

Parent-adolescent intimacy: impact on adolescent functioning.

Lecroy, C., Mar 1988, In : Adolescence. 23, 89, p. 137-147 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

intimacy
parents
adolescent
Fathers
father
3 Citations (Scopus)

Placing juvenile offenders in residential treatment: A decision-making model

Ashford, J. & Lecroy, C., Dec 13 1988, In : Residential Treatment for Children and Youth. 5, 4, p. 33-41 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Residential Treatment
juvenile offender
Decision Making
decision making
supervision
26 Citations (Scopus)
after-care
Aftercare
probation
repeat offender
Discriminant Analysis