Dr. Racheal Reavy is currently a research associate at Penn State in the Prevention Research Center. Dr. Reavy received her Ph.D. in behavioral science from the University of Rhode Island in 2009. She is interested in interventions aimed at reducing risky behavior in adolescents, specifically with regards to high-risk drinking and related consequences.
Scaglione, N. M., Hultgren, B. A., Reavy, R., Mallett, K. A., Turrisi, R., Cleveland, M. J., & Sell, N. M. (2015). Do students use contextual protective behaviors to reduce alcohol-related sexual risk? Examination of a dual-process decision-making model. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 29(3), 733-743. PMCID: PMC4589144 [PubMed]
Scaglione, N. M., Mallett, K. A., Turrisi, R., Reavy, R., Cleveland, M. J., & Ackerman, S. (2015). Who will experience the most alcohol problems in college? The roles of middle and high school drinking tendencies. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 39(10), 2039-2046. PMCID: PMC4592443 [PubMed]