Dr. Kenney graduated with a B.A. from Bowdoin College, doctorate in Sociology from Brown University, and M.P.H. from Harvard University. Dr. Kenney began studying addiction as the Associate Director of the Heads Up Alcohol Research Lab and Visiting Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Psychology at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. Dr. Kenney completed a fellowship at the Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies at Brown University and has been the Principal Investigator of grants from the National Institutes of Health and the Foundation for Alcohol Research. Dr. Kenney has published over 60 peer-reviewed articles and six book chapters. Currently, Dr. Kenney researches opioid use disorders and young adult drinking-related sex risk as Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University.
|Kenney SR, Anderson BJ, Bailey GL, Stein MD Buprenorphine treatment formulations: Preferences among persons in opioid withdrawal management.. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. 2018; 94 : 55-59.|
|Kenney SR, Anderson BJ, Stein MD Drinking to cope mediates the relationship between depression and alcohol risk: Different pathways for college and non-college young adults.. Addictive Behaviors. 2018; 80 : 116-123.|
|Kenney SR, Anderson BJ, Bailey GL, Stein MD Drug Use-Related Normative Misperceptions and Behaviors Among Persons Seeking Heroin Withdrawal Management.. Journal of addiction medicine. 2018;|
|Barnett NP, Clark MA, Kenney SR, DiGuiseppi G, Meisel MK, Balestrieri S, Ott MQ, Light J Enrollment and assessment of a first-year college class social network for a controlled trial of the indirect effect of a brief motivational intervention.. Contemporary Clinical Trials. 2018; 76 : 16-23.|
|Kenney SR, Anderson BJ, Conti MT, Bailey GL, Stein MD Expected and actual fentanyl exposure among persons seeking opioid withdrawal management.. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. 2018; 86 : 65-69.|
|Kenney SR, Anderson BJ, Bailey GL, Stein MD Factors associated with naloxone administration in an opioid dependent sample.. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. 2018; 84 : 17-20.|
|Stein MD, Kenney SR, Anderson BJ, Bailey GL Loaded: Gun involvement among opioid users.. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2018; 187 : 205-211.|
|Napper, L. E., Montes, K. S., Kenney, S. R., & LaBrie J. W. Negative Impacts of Hookups Inventory. 2018;|
|Kenney SR, DiGuiseppi GT, Meisel MK, Balestrieri SG, Barnett NP Poor mental health, peer drinking norms, and alcohol risk in a social network of first-year college students.. Addictive Behaviors/Addictive Behaviors. 2018; 84 : 151-159.|
|Kenney, Shannon R., Napper, Lucy E., LaBrie, Joseph W., & Vaughn Paige Reasons for Utilizing Mental Health Services as Predictors of College Students’ Alcohol Risk. Journal of College Counseling. 2018; 21 (2) : 125-138.|
|Kenney SR, Ott M, Meisel MK, Barnett NP Alcohol perceptions and behavior in a residential peer social network.. Addictive Behaviors/Addictive Behaviors. 2017; 64 : 143-147.|
|Kenney, S. R., Zamboanga, B. L., Hummer, J. F., & LaBrie, J. W. Drinking game playing: A prevalent and risky activity among youth. 2017; : 1093-1103.|
|Hummer, J. F., LaBrie, J. W., Kenney, S. R., & Zamboanga, B. L. Prepartying and Pregaming. 2017; : 2837-2845.|
|Napper LE, Montes KS, Kenney SR, LaBrie JW Assessing the Personal Negative Impacts of Hooking Up Experienced by College Students: Gender Differences and Mental Health.. The Journal of Sex Research. 2016; 53 (7) : 766-75.|
|Napper LE, Kenney SR, Hummer JF, Fiorot S, LaBrie JW Longitudinal Relationships Among Perceived Injunctive and Descriptive Norms and Marijuana Use.. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 2016; 77 (3) : 457-63.|
|Montes KS, Napper LE, Froidevaux NM, Kenney S, LaBrie JW Negative affect as a moderator of the relationship between hookup motives and hookup consequences.. Journal of American College Health. 2016; 64 (8) : 668-672.|
|Tomaso, Cara C., Zamboanga, Byron L., Haas, Armie, Olthuis, Janine, Kenney, Shannon R., Ham, Lindsay. All it takes is one: Drinking games, prepartying, and negative drinking consequences among high school students. Journal of substance abuse. 2015; 20 (2) : 77-84.|
|Kenney, Shannon R., Lac, Andrew, Hummer, Justin F., Grimaldi, Elizabeth, & LaBrie, Joseph W. Pathways of Parenting Style on Adolescents’ College Adjustment, Academic Achievement, and Alcohol Risk. Journal of College Student Retention: Research, Theory & Practice. 2015; 17 (2) : 186-203.|
|Kenney, S. R. Sleep quality and risk of alcohol misuse. 2015; : 329-336.|
|LaBrie JW, Napper LE, Grimaldi EM, Kenney SR, Lac A The efficacy of a standalone protective behavioral strategies intervention for students accessing mental health services.. Prevention Science. 2015; 16 (5) : 663-73.|
|Napper LE, Kenney SR, LaBrie JW The longitudinal relationships among injunctive norms and hooking up attitudes and behaviors in college students.. The Journal of Sex Research. 2015; 52 (5) : 499-506.|
|Kenney SR, Lac A, Hummer JF, LaBrie JW Development and validation of the Hookup Motives Questionnaire (HMQ).. Psychological Assessment. 2014; 26 (4) : 1127-37.|
|Kenney SR, Napper LE, LaBrie JW, Martens MP Examining the efficacy of a brief group protective behavioral strategies skills training alcohol intervention with college women.. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors. 2014; 28 (4) : 1041-51.|
|Kenney SR, Thadani V, Ghaidarov T, LaBrie JW FIRST-YEAR COLLEGE WOMEN'S MOTIVATIONS FOR HOOKING UP: A MIXED-METHODS EXAMINATION OF NORMATIVE PEER PERCEPTIONS AND PERSONAL HOOKUP PARTICIPATION.. International Journal of Sexual Health. 2013; 25 (3) : 212-224.|
|Labrie JW, Lewis MA, Atkins DC, Neighbors C, Zheng C, Kenney SR, Napper LE, Walter T, Kilmer JR, Hummer JF, Grossbard J, Ghaidarov TM, Desai S, Lee CM, Larimer ME RCT of web-based personalized normative feedback for college drinking prevention: are typical student norms good enough?. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology. 2013; 81 (6) : 1074-86.|
Kenney, S. R., LaBrie, J. W., & Hummer, J. F.
Drinking game playing: A prevalent and risky activity among youth.
2012; : 771-777.
|Kenney, Shannon R., LaBrie, Joseph W., & Hummer, Justin F. Drinking Game Playing: A Prevalent and Risky Activity Among Youth. 2012; : 771-777.|
|Hummer, J. F., LaBrie, J. W., & Kenney, S. R. Prepartying and Pregaming. 2012; : 2138-2144.|
Smith, Bradley, Kenney, Shannon R., Sessoms, Ashley, & LaBrie, Joseph W.
Assessing the Efficacy of a Choice Theory-Based Alcohol Harm Reduction Intervention on College Students.
International Journal of Choice Theory and Reality Therapy. 2011; 30 (2) : 52-60.
Kenney, Shannon R.
Adolescent Selves: Same-Sex and Cross-Sex Parent-Teen Relationships on Adolescent Psychological and Cognitive Well-Being.