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Stephen Lisman


Distinguished Teaching Professor Emeritus


Ph.D., Rutgers University
Internship: VA Hospitals, Lyons and East Orange, NJ
Post-doctoral fellowships: Fellowship in Behavior Therapy, SUNY-Stony Brook; Fellowship in Family Factors in Alcoholism, Center for Family Research, George Washington University Medical Center
Area: Clinical Psychology
Phone:  messages and requests for appointments - 607-777-2103 (The Psychological   Clinic)

Professional Activities:

Private Practice of Clinical Psychology; Licensed Psychologist, NY, National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology

Research Interests:

Alcoholism, alcohol and behavior, addictions, behavior therapy, psychopathology

Research Description and Graduate Training:

Due to retirement, I have concluded the work of the Alcohol and Behavior Laboratory and am no longer accepting students or research assistants.

Selected Publications:

Treloar, H, Celio, M.A., Lisman, S.A., Miranda, R., Spear,L.  (2017). Subjective alcohol responses in a cross-sectional field study of adolescents and young adults: Effects of age, drinking level, and dependence.  Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 170, 156-163. 

Usala, J. M., Celio, M. A., Spear, L. P., Johansen, G. E., & Lisman, S. A. (2015). A field investigation of the effects of drinking consequences on young adults' readiness to change addictive behaviors. Addictive Behavior, 41, 162-168.

Weinstein, A., Johnson, M., & Lisman, S.A. (2015). Modifying children’s alcohol expectancies using child-relevant prevention videos. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 76, 237-246.

Celio, M.A, & Lisman, S. A. (2014). Examining the efficacy of a personalized normative feedback intervention to reduce college student gambling. The Journal of American College Health, 62, 154-164.

Day, A.M., Celio, M.A., Lisman, S.A., & Spear, L.P. (2014). Gender, history of alcohol use, and number of drinks consumed predict craving among drinkers in a field setting. Addictive Behaviors, 39, 354-357.

Celio, M.A., Usala, J.M., Lisman, S.A., Johansen, G.E., Vetter-O'Hagen, C., & Spear, L. P. (2013). Are we drunk yet? Motor versus cognitive cues of subjective intoxication. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 38, 538-544.

Last Updated: 9/28/17