Dr. Bethany Raiff
B.A. University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; M.S., Ph.D. University of Florida
Specialty Areas: Behavioral Pharmacology; Behavior Analysis; Contingency Management; Delay Discounting; Behavioral Economics; Smoking Cessation; Diabetes Management; Technology-based Interventions; Mobile devices; Videogame-based Interventions
Undergraduate Students: Learning & Behavior; Applied Behavior Analysis
Graduate Students: Basic Principles of Behavior; Research Methods in Behavior Analysis; Behavioral Pharmacology; Advanced Experimental Analysis of Behavior
Office: Robinson 115D
Meredith, S., Jarvis, B., Raiff, R., Erb, P., Cassidy, R., Rojewski, A., Kurti, A., Cassidy, R.N., Erb, P., Sy, J.R., Dallery, J. (2014). The ABCs of incentive-based treatment in health care: a behavior analytic framework to inform research and practice. Psychology Research and Behavior Management, 7, 103-114.
Raiff, B.R., Karata?, C., McClure, E.A., Pompili, D., Walls, T. (2014). Inertial sensors for detecting smoking events among smokers in a laboratory setting. Electronics, 3, 87-110.
Dallery, J. & Raiff, B.R. (2014). Optimizing behavioral health interventions with single-case designs: from development to dissemination. Translational Behavioral Medicine: Practice, Policy and Research, 3, 1-14.
Barry, V. + & Raiff, B.R. (2013). Weight management preferences in a non-treatment seeking sample. Health Promotion Perspectives, 3, 147-153.
Erb, P., Raiff, B.R., Meredith, S., Dallery, J. (2013). The reliability of the babyCOmpact Smokerlyzer? in distinguishing smokers from nonsmokers. Journal of Smoking Cessation, online, 1-6.
Dallery, J., Raiff, B.R., Grabinski, M. (2013). Internet-based contingency management to promote smoking cessation: A randomized, controlled study. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis
Raiff, B.R, Jarvis, B.P., Turturici, M., Dallery, J. (2013). Acceptability of an Internet-based contingency management intervention for smoking cessation: the views of smokers, nonsmokers, and healthcare professionals. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 21, 204-213. doi: 10.1037/a0032451
Dallery, J., Cassidy, R., Raiff, B.R. (2013). Single-case experimental designs to evaluate technology-based health interventions. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 15, online, doi: 10.2196/jmir.2227
Raiff BR, Jarvis BP, Rapoza D. Prevalence of video game use, cigarette smoking, and acceptability of a video game-based smoking cessation intervention among online adults. Nicotine and Tobacco Research. 2012 Sep 11. [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed PMID: 22422929.
Dallery J, Raiff B. Monetary-based consequences for drug abstinence: methods of implementation and some considerations about the allocation of finances in substance abusers. American Journal of Drug Alcohol and Abuse. 2012 Jan;38(1):20-9. PubMed PMID: 22149758; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3311913.
Dallery J, Raiff BR. Contingency management in the 21st century: technological innovations to promote smoking cessation. Subst Use & Misuse. 2011;46(1):10-22. PubMed PMID: 21190402; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3085931.
Raiff BR, Faix C, Turturici M, Dallery J. Breath carbon monoxide output is affected by speed of emptying the lungs: implications for laboratory and smoking cessation research. Nicotine and Tobacco Research. 2010 Aug;12(8):834-8. Epub 2010 Jun 7. PubMed PMID: 20530193; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2910872.
Raiff BR, Yoon, J From bench to bedside: a review of Impulsivity: the behavioral and neurological science of discounting. Behavioural Processes, Volume 84, Issue 2, June 2010, Pages 632-633. doi:10.1016/j.beproc.2010.02.014.
Raiff BR, Dallery J. Internet-based contingency management to improve adherence with blood glucose testing recommendations for teens with type 1 diabetes. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis. 2010 Fall;43(3):487-91. PubMed PMID: 21358907; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2938951.
Raiff BR, Dallery J. Responding maintained by primary reinforcing visual stimuli is increased by nicotine administration in rats. Behavioural Processes, Sep;82(1):95-9. PubMed PMID: 19615619; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2713877.
Raiff BR, Dallery J. The generality of nicotine as a reinforcer enhancer in rats: effects on responding maintained by primary and conditioned reinforcers and resistance to extinction. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2008 Dec;201(2):305-14. PubMed PMID: 18695928.
Raiff BR, Bullock CE, Hackenberg TD. Response-cost punishment with pigeons: further evidence of response suppression via token loss. Learning and Behavior. 2008 Feb;36(1):29-41. PubMed PMID: 18318424.
Dallery J, Raiff BR. Delay discounting predicts cigarette smoking in a laboratory model of abstinence reinforcement. Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2007 Mar;190(4):485-96. PubMed PMID: 17205320.
Dallery J, Glenn IM, Raiff BR. An Internet-based abstinence reinforcement treatment for cigarette smoking. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2007 Jan 12;86(2-3):230-8. PubMed PMID: 16930854.
Raiff BR, Dallery J. Effects of acute and chronic nicotine on responses maintained by primary and conditioned reinforcers in rats. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacologyl. 2006 Aug;14(3):296-305. PubMed PMID: 16893272.