Division of Counseling Psychology

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Jessica L. Martin
Assistant Professor
(518) 442-4935


Bio  -  Courses Taught  -  Research Interests  -  Representative Publications  

JESSICA L. MARTIN (Ph.D. University at Albany-SUNY). Dr. Martin will be joining the Counseling Psychology faculty in Fall, 2011. Her research interests are in college student drinking, the co-occurrence of alcohol use and other health compromising behaviors and psychological disorders, and risk and protective factors associated with addictive behaviors. She has published on these topics in the Journal of Counseling Psychology, Addiction Research and Theory, Addictive Behaviors, and the Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology. She is a member of the American Psychological Association and the Research Society on Alcoholism. Her clinical interests include working with veterans, college students, substance abuse, trauma, and eating disorders.

Courses Taught

Research Interests

Representative Publications

Martens, M. P., Martin, J. L., Littlefield, A. K., Murphy, J. G., Cimini, M. D. (under review). Changes in protective behavioral strategies and alcohol consumption among college students: A prospective analysis.

Martens, M. P., Hatchett, E. S., Martin, J. L., Fowler, R. M., Fleming, K. M., Karakashian, M. A., & Cimini, M. D. (2010). Does trait urgency moderate the relationship between parental alcoholism and alcohol use? Addiction Research and Theory, 18, 479-488.

Martens, M. P., & Martin, J. L. (2010). Athlete-specific drinking motives and competitive seasonal status: Additional examination of the Athlete Drinking Scale. Addiction Research and Theory, 18, 23-32.

Martens, M. P., Martin, J. L., Hatchett, S., Fowler, R., Fleming, K., Karkashian, M., & Cimini, M. D. (2008). Protective behavioral strategies and the relationship between depression and alcohol-related problems among college students. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 55, 535-541.

Martens, M. P., Rocha, T. L., Martin, J. L., & Serrao, H. F. (2008). Drinking motives and college students: Further examination of a four-factor model. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 55, 289-295.

Martin, J. L., Martens, M. P., Serrao, H. F., & Rocha, T. L. (2008). Alcohol use and exercise dependence: Co-occurring behaviors among college students? Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology, 2, 381-392.

Serrao, H. F., Martens, M. P., Martin, J. L., & Rocha, T. L. (2008). Competitiveness and alcohol use among recreational and elite college athletes. Journal of Clinical Sport Psychology, 2, 205-215.

Dams-O’Connor, K., Martin, J. L., & Martens, M. P. (2007). Social norms and alcohol consumption among intercollegiate athletes: The role of athlete and nonathlete reference groups. Addictive Behaviors, 32, 2657-2666.