Tri-Ethnic Center

College of Natural Sciences

Community Readiness Publications:

Donnermeyer, J. F., Plested, B. A., Edwards, R. W., Oetting, E. R., & Littlethunder, L. (1997). Community readiness and prevention programs. Journal of the Community Development Society, 28(1), 65-83.
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Edwards, R. W., Jumper-Thurman, P., Plested, B. A., Oetting, E. R., & Swanson, L. (2000). Community readiness: Research to practice. Journal of Community Psychology, 28(3), 291-307.
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Jumper-Thurman, P. (2000). In D. Bigfoot (Ed.), Community Readiness: A promising model for community healing. (Native American topic specific monograph series). The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, U.S. Department of Justice.
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Jumper-Thurman, P., Edwards, R. W., Plested, B. A., & Oetting, E. (2003). Honoring the differences: Using Community Readiness to create culturally valid community interventions. In G. Bernal, J. E. Trimble, A. K. Burlew, & F.T. L. Leong (Eds.), Handbook of racial & ethnic minority psychology (pp. 591-607). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
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Jumper-Thurman, P. J., & Plested, B. (2000). Community Readiness: A model for healing in a rural Alaskan community. The Family Psychologist, (Summer), 8-9.
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Jumper Thurman, P., Plested, B. A., Edwards, R. W., Foley, R., & Burnside, M. (2003). Community readiness: The journey to community healing. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 35(1), 27-31.
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Jumper Thurman, P., Plested, B. A., Edwards, R. W., Helm, H. M., & Oetting, E. R. (2001). Using the Community Readiness Model in Native communities. In J. E. Trimble & F. Beauvais (Eds.), Health promotion and substance abuse prevention among American Indian and Alaska Native Communities: Issues in cultural competence (CSAP Monograph, Cultural Competence Series No. 9, DHHS Publication No. SMA 99-3440, pp. 129-158). Rockville, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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Kelly, K., Edwards, R., Comello, M. L. G., Plested, B. A., Jumper-Thurman, P., & Slater, M. (2003). The Community Readiness Model: A complementary approach to social marketing. Marketing Theory, 3(4), 411-425.
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Lawson, C. R., Borrayo, E. A., Edwards, R., & Belloso, C. (2007, February 19). Community readiness to promote Latinas’ participation in breast cancer prevention clinical trials. Health & Social Care in the Community (OnlineEarly Articles). Doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2524.2007.00695.x
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Oetting, E. R., Donnermeyer, J. F., Plested, B. A., Edwards, R. W., Kelly, K., & Beauvais, F. (1995). Assessing community readiness for prevention. The International Journal of the Addictions, 30(6), 659-683.
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Oetting, E. R., Jumper-Thurman, P. J., Plested, B., & Edwards, R. W. (2001). Community readiness and health services. Substance Use and Misuse 36(6&7), 825-843.
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Plested, B., Smitham, D. M., Jumper-Thurman, P., Oetting, E. R., & Edwards, R. W. (1999). Readiness for drug use prevention in rural minority communities. Substance Use and Misuse, 34(4&5), 521-544.
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Plested, B. A., Jumper Thurman, P., Edwards, R. W., & Oetting, E. R. (1998). Community Readiness: A tool for effective community-based prevention. Prevention Researcher, 5(2), 5-7.
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Scherer, J. A., Ferreira-Pinto, J. B., Ramos, R. L., & Homedes, N. (2001). Measuring readiness for change in two northern border Mexican communities. Journal of Border Health, 6(1), 22-30.
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Slater, M. D., Edwards, R. W., Plested, B. A., Thurman, P. J., Kelly, K. J., Comello, M. L. G., & Keefe, T. J. (2005). Using Community Readiness key informant assessments in a randomized group prevention trial: Impact of a participatory community-media intervention. Journal of Community Health, 30(1), 39-53.
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Slater, M. D., Kelly, K., & Edwards, R. (2000, September). Integrating social marketing, community readiness and media advocacy in community-based prevention efforts. [Novelli Award Paper] Social Marketing Quarterly, 6(3), 125-137.
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Vernon, I. S., & Jumper-Thurman, P. (2002). Prevention of HIV/AIDS in Native communities: Promising interventions. Public Health Reports, 117(3), (Suppl. 1), S96-S103.
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