Texas Tech University

Spencer Bradshaw, Ph.D., LMFT-A

Assistant Professor
Addictive Disorders and Recovery Studies

Email: spencer.bradshaw@ttu.edu

Phone: (806) 834-8749

Office: 167B

Dr. Spencer Bradshaw

Research Interests

Research focus is on the processes, factors and neuroscience of family recovery from addiction, essential factors of long-lasting recovery, and the neuroscience of addiction recovery.

Classes Taught

  • ADRS 2310 Introduction to Alcohol, Drugs, and Addictive Disorders
  • ADRS 5310 Issues in Addiction and Recovery

Publications

  • Bradshaw, S. D., Shumway, S. T., Wang, E. W., Harris, K. S., Smith, D. G., & Austin, H. (In Review and Acceptance). Family Functioning and Readiness in Family Recovery from Addiction. Journal of Groups in Addiction Recovery.
  • Bradshaw, S. D., Shumway, S. T., Wang, E. W., Harris, K. S., Smith, D. G., & Austin, H. (In Review and Acceptance). Hope, Readiness, and Coping in Family Recovery from Addiction. Journal of Groups in Addiction Recovery.
  • Dempsey, J. P., Harris, K. S., Shumway, S. T., Kimball, T. G., Herrera, J. C., Dsauza, C.M., & Bradshaw, S. D. (2014). Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy as a Potential Biological Assessment of Addiction Recovery: Preliminary Findings. The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse.
  • Bradshaw, S. D., Shumway, S. T., Wang, E. W., & Harris, K. S. (2014). Addiction and the Mediation of Hope on Craving, Readiness, and Coping. Journal of Groups in Addiction and Recovery, 9(4), 294-312.
  • Shumway, S. T., Dakin, J. B., Smock Jordan, S. A., Kimball, T., G., Harris, K. S., & Bradshaw, S. D. (2014). The Development of the Hope and Coping in Recovery Measure (HCRM). Journal of Groups in Addiction and Recovery, 9(4), 280-293.
  • Bradshaw, S. D., Shumway, S. T., Harris, K. S., & Baker, A. K. (2013). Predictive Factors of Readiness for Change During Inpatient Treatment. Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly, 31(3), 280-302.
  • Shumway, S.T., Bradshaw, S. D., Harris, K. S., & Baker, A. K. (2013). Important Factors of Early Addiction Recovery and Inpatient Treatment. Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly, 31(1), 3-24.
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