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Psychological Sciences at MU
Niels Beck

Niels Beck, Clinical supervisor

Professor of Psychiatry
N119 Health Science Center

Research area(s):

  • Sports psychology
  • Research


Beck, N. C., Durrett, C., Stinson, J., Colman, J., Stuve, P. & Menditto, A. (2008). Trajectories of seclusion and restraint use at a state psychiatric hospital. Psychiatric Services, 59, 1027-1032. PMID: 18757596.

Beck, N. C., Greenfield, S. E., Gotham, H., Menditto, A. A., & Hemme, C. A. (1997). Risperidone in the management of violent, treatment-resistant schizophrenics hospitalized in a maximum security forensic facility. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 4, 461-468. PMID: 9460034.

Hammer, J. H., Springer, J., Beck, N. C., Menditto, A., & Coleman, J. (in press). Seclusion and restraint: Relationship with childhood sexual and physical abuse. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.

Hinton, P. S. & Beck, N. C. (2005). Nutrient intakes of men and women collegiate athletes with disordered eating. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine, 4, 253-262. PMID: 15467098.

Hinton, P. S., Sanford, T. C., Davidson, M. M., Yakushoko, O. F. & Beck, N.C. (2004). Nutrient intakes and dietary behaviors of male and female collegiate athletes. International Journal of Sports Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism, 14, 389-405. PMID: 15467098.

Martens, M. P, Kilmer, J. R., & Beck, N.C. (2009). Alcohol and drug use among college athletes. In E. Etzel (Ed.), Counseling and Psychological Services for College Student-Athletes (pp.451- 475).

Martens, M. P., Cox, R. H., & Beck, N. C. (2003). Negative consequences of intercollegiate athlete drinking: The role of drinking motives. Journal for Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 6, 825-828. PMID: 14743945.

Martens, M. P., Cox, R. H., Beck, N. C., & Heppner, P. P. (2003). Measuring motivations for intercollegiate athlete alcohol use: a confirmatory factor analysis of the drinking motives measure.  Psychological Assessment, 2, 235-239. PMID: 12847784.

Martens, M. P., Dams-O’Connor, K., & Beck, N.C. (in press). A systematic review of college student athlete drinking: Prevalence rates, sport-related explanations, and interventions. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment.

Martens, M. P., Kilmer, J. R., Beck, N. C., & Zamboanga, B. L. (in press). The efficacy of a targeted personalized feedback intervention among intercollegiate athletes: A randomized controlled trial. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors.

Martens, M. P., Watson, J. C., Royland, E. M., & Beck, N. C. (2005). Development of the athlete drinking scale. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 2, 158-64. PMID: 16011386.

Menditto, A. A., Linhorst, D. M., Coleman, J. C., & Beck, N. C. (2007). The use of logistic regression to enhance risk assessment and decision making by mental health administrators. Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research, 2, 213-224.  PMID: 16645908.

Sanford, T. C., Davidson, M. M., Yakushoko, O. F., Martens, M. P., Hinton, P. S. & Beck, N. C. (2005). Clinical and subclinical eating disorders: an examination of collegiate athletes. Journal of Applied Sports Psychology, 17, 79-86.

Ward, D. G., Sandstedt, S. D., Cox, R. H., & Beck, N. C. (2005). Essential athlete-counseling competencies for sport psychologists and psychologists working with athletes: A U.S.-based study. The Sport Psychologist, 19, 318-334.

Woolsey, C., Waigandt, A., & Beck, N. C. (2010). Athletes and energy drinks: reported risk-taking and       consequences from the combined use of alcohol and energy drinks. Journal of Applied Sport          Psychology, 1, 65-71.

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