Commitment to Patient-Centered Care
“Patients should be active participants in their health care. My goal is to help with that process for both mental and physical health outcomes. The patient drives, while I navigate.”
Dr. Weaver is an integrated behavioral health provider, specializing in brief assessment and psychological interventions for mental, physical, and chemical health conditions. He completed a Ph.D. in clinical psychology at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, OK and a NIH/NIAAA postdoctoral fellowship in addictions research at the University of Missouri in Columbia, MO. At Hennepin County Medical Center, he treats health conditions with empirically supported treatments such as behavioral activation, exposure therapy, cognitive restructuring, and harm reduction/relapse prevention. His research interests are in risk and protective factors alcohol misuse and brief motivational interventions for alcohol misuse.
- Cadigan, J.M., Weaver, C.C., Rogers, R.E., Osborn, Z., & Martens, M.P. (in press). Measuring alcohol-related protective behavioral strategies among OEF/OIF veterans: Examination of the Protective Behavioral Strategies Scale in a novel at-risk sample. Addictive Behaviors.
- Cadigan, J. M., Haeny, A. M., Martens, M. P., Weaver, C.C., Takamatsu, S. K., & Arterberry, B. J. (2015). Personalized drinking feedback: A meta-analysis of in-person versus computer-delivered interventions. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 83, 430-437.
- Weaver. C.C., Leffingwell, T. R., Lombardi, N., Claborn, K. R., Miller, M. B., & Martens, M. P. (2014). A randomized controlled trial comparing a computer-based personalized feedback intervention with and without moderation skills training. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 46, 22-28.
- Weaver, C.C., Martens, M. P., Cadigan, J. M., Takamatsu, S. K., & Pedersen, E. R. (2014). Sport-related achievement motivation and alcohol outcomes: An athlete-specific risk factor among intercollegiate athletes. Addictive Behaviors 38, 2930-2936.
- Weaver, C.C., Martens, M. P., & Smith, A. E. (2012). Do protective behavioral strategies moderate the relationship between negative urgency and alcohol-related outcomes among intercollegiate athletes? Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 73, 498-503.