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Joseph P.Carbonari

Joseph P.Carbonari

Professor Emeritus
Ed.D., Northern Illinois University
Undergraduate, Monmouth College

Research Interests

  • Stages of Change model
  • Behavior change
  • Addictions
  • Health related behavior
  • Mathematical modeling


  • Statistics for Psychologists
  • Multivariate Methods
  • Structural Equation Models
  • Categorical Data Analysis

Selected Publications

Velasquez, M. M., Carbonari, J. P., & DiClemente, C. C. (in press). Psychiatric severity and behavior change in alcoholism: The relation of the Transtheoretical Model variables to psychiatric distress in dually diagnosed patients. Addictive Behaviors.

Stotts, A. L., DiClemente, C. C., Carbonari, J. P., & Mullen, P. D. (1996). Pregnancy smoking cessation: A case of mistaken identity. Addictive Behaviors, 21(3), 1-13.

Perz, C. A., DiClemente, C. C. & Carbonari, J. P. (1996) Doing the right thing at the right time? The interaction of stages and processes of change in successful smoking cessation. Health Psychology 15(6), 462-468.

DiClemente, C. C., Carbonari, J. P., Montgomery, R. P. & Hughes, S. (1994). The alcohol abstinence self-efficacy scale. Journal of Studies on Alcohol. 55(2), 141-148.

O'Connor, E. A., Carbonari, J. P. & DiClemente, C.C. (1996). Gender & smoking cessation: A factor structure comparison of processes of change. Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology, 64(1), 130-138.

Carbonari, J.P., Stout, R., Wirtz, P. W., & Muenz, L. R., (1995). Alternative analytical methods for detecting matching effects in treatment outcomes. Journal of Studies on Alcohol. (Suppl. 12), 83-90.

DiClemente, C., Carbonari, J. & Velasquez, M. (1992) Alcoholism treatment mismatching form a process of change perspective. In R.R. Watson (Ed.), Treatment of drug and alcohol abuse (pp. 115-142). Totowa NJ: Humana Press.