Active Research in the Department of Psychology
Our department specializes in health-related research that spans health psychology, pediatric health psychology, behavioral neuroscience, neuropsychology, and the social psychology of health.
Current active research interests of our faculty include medically unexplained symptoms, psychosocial oncology, behavioral neuroscience, attention & emotion, cognitive neuroscience of affect, transgenic & gene-knockout models of Alzheimer's Disease, measurement of patient outcomes in psychotherapy, models of and treatment for nicotine addiction, patient progress feedback to therapists, linguistic markers of psychological processes in therapy, and statistical methodology.
Selected Faculty Research Publications
Arechiga, A. “Ch. 11 Facilitating Health Behavior Change,” in 5th Ed. Behavior and Medicine – Stuber, M, & Wedding, D. Eds. (2010). Hogrefe & Huber, USA.
Arechiga, A. “Ch. 11 Facilitating Health Behavior Change,” in 4th Ed. Behavior and Medicine – Stuber, M, & Wedding, D. Eds. (2006). Hogrefe & Huber, USA.
Galbraith, M., Arechiga, A., Ramirez, J., and Pedro, L. (2005). Prostate cancer survivors’ and partners’ self-reports of health-related quality of life, treatment of symptoms, and marital satisfaction 2.5 – 3.5 years after treatment. Oncology Nursing Forum, March 5; 32(2): E30-41.
Flynn, P.M., Betancourt, H., & Ormseth, S.R. (2011). Culture, emotion, and cancer screening: An integrative framework for investigating health behavior. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 42, 79-90.
Betancourt, H., Flynn, P.M., & Ormseth, S. (2011). Healthcare mistreatment and continuity of cancer screening among Latino and Anglo American women in Southern California. Women & Health, 51, 1, 1-24.
Koneru, V., Weisman de Mamani, A., Flynn, P., Betancourt, H. (2007). Acculturation and mental health: Current findings and recommendations for future research. Applied and Preventive Psychology, 12, 76-96.
Betancourt, H., & Flynn, P. (2009). The psychology of health: Physical health and the role of culture and behavior. In Azmitia, M., Cabrera, N., Carlo, G., Chahin, J., Contreras-Grau, J., & Villarruel, F., (Eds.). Handbook of Latino Psychology, Sage.
Betancourt, H., Flynn, P.M., Riggs, M., & Garberoglio, C. (2010). A cultural research approach to instrument development: The case of breast and cervical cancer screening among Latino and Anglo women. Health Education Research, 25, 6, 991-1007.
Boyd, K. C. (June, 2004). Science and theology: Applications to psychology. Paper presented at the Christian Leadership Ministries biannual National Faculty Leadership Conference; Washington, DC.
Boyd, K. C. (April, 2005). Theology, ethics, and psychology in the science hierarchy. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association; Portland, OR.
Boyd, K. C. & Gorsuch, R. L. (2003, August). Factor replication, factor invariance, and salient loadings: Three objective criteria for number of factors. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association; Toronto, Canada.
Boyd, K. C., Hallman, W. K., Wartenberg, D., Fiedler, N., Brewer, N. T., & Kipen, H. M. (2003). Reported exposures, stressors, and life events among Gulf War Registry veterans. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 45, 1247-1256.
Boyd, K. C., Hallman, W. K., Wartenberg, D., & Kipen, H. M. (2001, September). Predicting Sick Group membership in Gulf War Registry Veterans. Paper presented at the meeting of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.
Boyd, K. C., Wartenberg, D., & Kipen, H. M. (2000, August). Comparing Four Factor Analytic Methods on One Data Set of Medically Unexplained Symptoms in Gulf War Veterans. Paper presented at the meeting of the International Society for Environmental Epidemiology, Buffalo, NY.
Hallman, W. K., Kipen, H. M., Diefenbach, M., Boyd, K. C., Kang, H., Leventhal, H., & Wartenberg, D. (2003). Symptom patterns among Gulf War Registry veterans. American Journal of Public Health, 93, 624-630.
Haerich, P., Eggers, C., & Pecaut, M. J. (2012). Investigation of the effects of head irradiation with gamma rays and protons on startle and pre-pulse inhibition behavior in mice. Radiation Research, 177(4), 685-692. doi: 10.1667/RR2712.1.
Fugère, M. A., Escoto, C., Cousins, A. J., Riggs, M. L., & Haerich, P. (2008). Sexual attitudes and double standards: A literature review focusing on participant gender and ethnic background. Sexuality & Culture: An Interdisciplinary Quarterly, 12(3), 169-182.
Pearlstein, R. D., Whitten, C., & Haerich, P. (2006). Assessing neurocognitive dysfunction in cranial radiotherapy: Can cognitive event-related potentials help? Technology in Cancer Research and Treatment, 5(2), 109-126.
Gill, M., Haerich, P., Westcott, K., Godenick, K., Tucker, J. (2006). Cognitive performance following modafinil versus placebo in sleep-deprived emergency physicians: a double-blind, randomized, crossover study. Academic Emergency Medicine, 13(2), 158-165.
Haerich, P., Nelson, G, A., & Pecaut, M. J. (2005). HZE radiation and dopaminergic modification of startle and prepulse inhibition in mice. Physiology & Behavior, 86(1-2), 103-110.
Cohen-Maitre, S. A. & Haerich, P. (2005). Visual attention to movement and color in children with cortical visual impairment. Journal of Visual Impairment and Blindness, 99(7), 389-402.
Dulcich, M. & Hartman, R.E. (2013). Pomegranate supplementation improves affective and motor behavior in mice after radiation exposure. Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. In press.
Ropacki, S., Patel S., & Hartman, R.E. (2013). Pomegranate supplementation protects from memory dysfunction after heart surgery, a pilot study. Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. In press.
Kamper, J., Pop, V., Fukuda, A., Ajao D, Hartman, R.E., Badaut, J. (2013). Juvenile traumatic brain injuy evolves into a chronic brain disoder: behavioral and histological changes over 6 months. Experimental Neurology, in press.
Ashwal, S., Ghosh, N., Turenius, C., Dulcich, M., Denham, C., Tone, B., Hartman, R.E., Snyder, E. & Obenaus, A. (2013). The reparative effects of neural stem cells in neonatal hypoxic ischemic injury are not influnced by host gender. Pediatric Research, in press.
Fukuda, A., Adami, A., Pop, V., Bellone, J., Coats J., Hartman, R.E., Ashwal, S., Obenaus, A. & Badaut, J. (2013). Posttraumatic reduction of edema with aquaporin-4 RNA interference improves acute and chronic functional recovery. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism, in press.
Rolland, W., Lekic, T., Krafft, P., Hasagawa, Y., Altaya, O., Hartman, R.E., Ostrowski, R., Manaenko, A., Tang, J. & Zhang, J. (2013). Fingolimod reduces cerebral lymphocyte infiltration in experimental models of rodent intracerebral hemorrhage. Exper Neurol. 241, 45-55.
Huang, L., Coats, J., Mohd-Yusof, A., Yin, Y., Assad, S., Muellner, M., Kamper, J., Hartman, R.E., Dulcich, M., Donovan, V., Oyoyo, U., Obenaus, A. (2013). Tissue vulnerability is increased following repetitive mild traumatic brain injury in the rat. Brain Res. 1499, 109-120.
Lekic, T., Rolland, W., Manaenko, A., Krafft, P., Kamper, J., Suzuki, H., Hartman, R.E., Tang, J. & Zhang, J. (2013). Evaluation of the hematoma consequences, neurobehavioral profiles,and histopathology in a rat model of pontine hemorrhage. Journal of Neurosurgery, 118(2), 465-477.
Pop, V., Sorensen, D., Kamper, J., Ajao, D., Murphy, P., Head, E., Hartman, R.E., Badaut, J. (2013). Early brain injury alters the blood-brain barrier phenotype in parallel with beta-amyloid and cognitive changes in adulthood. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism. 33, 205-214.
Hartman, R.E. (2012). Assessment of cognitive and sensorimotor deficits. Chen, J., Xu, X., Xu, Z., Zhang, J., editors, Animal models of acute neurological injuries II: Injury and mechanistic assessments. Springer. 235-253.
Zhang, J., Badaut, J., Tang, J., Obenaus, A., Hartman, R.E., & Pearce, W. (2012). The vascular neural network: The central unit of stroke pathphysiology. Nature Neurol Rev. 8, 711-716.
Donovan, V., Bianchi, A., Hartman, R.E., Bhanu, B., Carson, M., Obenaus, A. (2012). Computational analysis reveals increased blood deposition following repeated mild traumatic brain injury. Neuroimage: Clinical 1(1), 18-28.
Ajao, D., Pop, V., Kamper, J., Hartman, R.E., Badaut, J. (2012). Traumatic brain injury in young rats leads to progressive behavioral deficits coincident with altered tissue properties in adulthood. Journal of Neurotrauma, 29(11), 2060-74.
Obenaus, A., Huang, L., Coats, J., Hartman, R.E., Badaut, B., & Ashwal, S. (2012). Animal models. Kirkwood, M. & Owen Yeates, K., editors. Mild Traumatic Brain Inury in Children and Adolescents: From Basic Sciences to Clinical Management. Guilford Press.
Lekic, T., Manaenko, A., Rolland, W., Kraft, P., Peters, R., Hartman, R.E., Altay, O., Tang, J. & Zhang, J. (2012). Rodent neonatal germinal matrix hemorrhage mimics the human brain injury, neurological consequences, and post-hemorrhagic hydrocephalus. Experimental Neurology, 236(1), 69-78.
Hartman, R.E., Kamper, J., Goyal, R., Stewart, J. & Longo L. (2011). Motor and cognitive deficits in mice bred to have low or high blood pressure. Physiology and Behavior, 105, 1092-1097.
Hartman, R.E. (2011). A brief history of experimental assessment following experimental traumatic brain injury in juveniles. Translational Stroke Research, 2, 433-437.
Bertolizio, G., Bissonnette, B., Mason, L., Ashwal, S., Hartman, R.E., Marcantonio, S., Obenaus A. (2011). Effects of hemodiluton after traumatic brain injury in juvenile rats. Paediatr Anaesth 21(12): 1198-208.
Lekic, T., Manaenko, A., Rolland W., Virbel, K., Hartman, R.E., Tang, J., Zhang, J. (2011). Neuroprotection by melatonin after germinal matric hemorrhage in neonatal rats. Acta Neurochir Suppl,111, 201-206.
Chen, W., Ma, Q., Suzuki, H., Hartman, R.E., Tang, J., & Zhang, J. (2011). Osteopontin reduced hypoxia-ischemia neonatal brain injury by suppression of apoptosis in a rat pup model. Stroke, 42(3), 764-769.
Lekic, T., Rolland, W., Hartman, R.E., Kamper, J., Suzuki, H., & Tang, J. (2011). Characterization of the brain injury, neurobehavioral profiles and histopathology in a rat model of cerebellar hemorrhage. Experimental Neurology 227, 96-103.
Obenaus, A., Dilmac, N., Tone, B., Tian, H.R., Hartman, R.E., Digicaylioglu, M., Snyder, E.Y., & Ashwal, S. (2011). Long-term magnetic resonance imaging of stem cells in neonatal ischemic injury. Annals of Neurology, 69(2), 282-291.
Lekic, T., Hartman, R.E., Rojas, H., Manaenko, A., Chen, W., Ayer, R., Tang, J., & Zhang, J.H. (2010). Protective effect of melatonin upon neuropathology, striatal function, and memory ability after intracerebral hemorrhage in rats. Journal of Neurotrauma, 27(3), 627-37.
Hartman, R.E. (2009). Actions of bioactive phytochemicals in cell function and Alzheimer's disease pathology. L. Packer, H. Sies, M. Eggersdorfer & E. Cadenas, editors. Micronutrients and Brain Health. Oxygen Club of California, 225-241.
Chen, W., Hartman, R.E., Ayer, R., Marcantonio, S., Kamper, J., Tang, J., Zhang, J. (2009). Matrix metalloproteinases inhibition provides neuroprotection against hypoxia-ischemia in the developing brain. Journal of Neurochemistry, 111(3), 726-36.
Hartman, R.E., Lekic, T., Rojas, H., Tang, J., & Zhang, J.H. (2009). Assessing functional outcomes following intracerebral hemorrhage in rats. Brain Research, 1280, 148-157.
Recker, R., Adami, A., Tone, B., Tian, H.R., Lalas, S., Hartman, R.E., Obenaus, A., & Ashwal, S. (2009). Rodent neonatal bilateral carotid artery occlusion with hypoxia mimics human hypoxic-ischemic injury. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow & Metabolism, 29 (7), 1305-1316.
Hartman, R.E. (2008). Brain Injury as a Risk Factor for Alzheimer’s Disease: Therapeutic Implications. J.H. Zhang, editor. Advancements in Neurological Research (Ch 6). Research Signpost, 141-177.
Hartman, R.E., Rojas, H.A., Lekic, T., Ayer, R,, Lee, S., Jadhav, V., Titova, E., Tang, J., Zhang, J.H. (2008). Long-term effects of melatonin after intracerebral hemorrhage in rats. Acta Neurochirurgica Suppl. 2008,105, 99-100.
Hartman, R.E., Rojas, H., Tang, J., Zhang, J. (2008). Long-term behavioral characterization of a rat model of intracerebral hemorrhage. Acta Neurochirurgica Suppl. 2008,105, 125-126.
Ashwal, S., Obenaus, A., Hartman, R.E., Tone, B., Wang, A., Tian, H.R., Dilmac, N., Digicaylioglu, M., Snyder, E. (2007). Neural stem cell treatment for neonatal hypoxic ischemic injury in the 10-day rat pup. Annals of Neurology, 62, S106.
Hartman, R.E., Shah, A., Fagan, A.M., Schwetye, K.E., Parsadanian, M., Schulman, R.N., Finn, M.B., & Holtzman, D.M. (2006). Pomegranate juice decreases amyloid load and improves behavior in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease. Neurobiology of Disease, 24, 506-515.
Hartman, R.E., Izumi, Y., Bales, K.R., Paul, S.M., Wozniak, D.F., Holtzman, D.M. (2005). Treatment with an amyloid-ß antibody ameliorates plaque load, learning deficits and hippocampal LTP in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of Neuroscience, 25(26), 6213-6220.
Hartman, R.E., Lee, J.M., Zipfel, G.J., & Wozniak, D.F. (2005). Characterizing learning deficits and hippocampal neuronal loss following transient global cerebral ischemia in rats. Brain Research, 1043, 48-56.
Izumi, Y., Kitabayashi, R., Funatsu, M., Izumi, M., Yuede, C., Hartman, R.E., Wozniak, D.F., & Zorumski, C. (2005). A single day of ethanol exposure during development has persistent effects on bi-directional plasticity, N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor function and ethanol sensitivity. Neuroscience, 136(1), 269-279.
Wahrle, S.E., Jiang, H., Parsadanian, M., Hartman, R.E., Bales, K.R., Paul, S.M., & Holtzman, D.M. (2005). Deletion of Abca1 increases Ab deposition in the PDAPP transgenic mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 280(52), 43236-43242.
Suplee, A. & Herbozo, S. (under review). Appearance-based reality television shows, body image, eating disorder features, and exercise in college women.
Herbozo, S., Menzel, J., & Thompson, J. K. (2013). Differences in appearance-based commentary, body dissatisfaction, and eating disturbance among college women of varying weight groups. Eating Behaviors, 14, 204-206.
Herbozo, S. & Thompson, J.K. (2010). The effects of ambiguous appearance-related feedback on body image, mood, and intentions to use body change strategies in college women. Body Image: An International Journal of Research, 7, 327-324.
Herbozo, S. & Thompson, J.K. (2009). Positive and negative appearance-related feedback and weight status. Eating and Weight Disorders, 14, 234-236.
Calogero, R.M., Herbozo, S., & Thompson, J.K. (2009). Complimentary weightism: The potential costs of appearance-related commentary for women’s self-objectification. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 33, 120-132.
Chen, E.Y., Roehrig, M., Herbozo, S., McCloskey, M., Roehrig, J., Cummings, H. et al. (2009). Compensatory eating disorder behaviors and gastric bypass surgery outcome. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 42, 363-366.
Herbozo, S. & Thompson, J.K. (2009). Body image in pediatric obesity. In J.K. Thompson & L. Heinberg (Eds.), Obesity in Youth: Causes, Consequences, and Cures (pp. 99-114). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.
Herbozo, S. & Thompson, J.K. (2006). Development and validation of the Verbal Commentary on Physical Appearance Scale: Considering both positive and negative commentary. Body Image: An International Journal of Research, 3, 335-344.
Herbozo, S. & Thompson, J.K. (2006). Appearance-related commentary, body image, and self-esteem: Does the distress associated with the commentary matter? Body Image: An International Journal of Research, 3, 255-262.
Thompson, J.K., Herbozo, S., Himes, S., & Yamamiya, Y. (2005). Effects of weight related teasing in adults. In K. Brownell, R. M. Puhl, M. B. Schwartz & L. Rudd (Eds.), Bias, Stigma, Discrimination, and Obesity (pp. 137-149). New York: Guilford Publications.
Lu PH, Thompson PM, Leow A, Lee G, Lee A, Yanovsky I, Parikshak N, Khoo T, Wu S, Geschwind D, Bartzokis G. Apolipoprotein E genotype predicts temporal and hippocampal atrophy rates in healthy elderly adults: A tensor-based morphometry study. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 2011; 23: 433-442. PMCID: PMC3107252
Lu PH, Lee GJ, Raven E, Tingus K, Khoo T, Thompson PM, Bartzokis G. Age-related slowing in cognitive processing speed is associated with myelin integrity in a very healthy elderly sample. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 2011; 33:1059-1068. PMCID: PMC3269444
Lee GJ, Lu PH, Hua X, Lee S, Wu S, Nguyen K, Teng E, Leow AD, Jack CR, Toga AW, Weiner MW, Bartzokis G, Thompson PM and Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative. Depressive symptoms in mild cognitive impairment predict greater brain atrophy in Alzheimer’s disease-related regions. Biological Psychiatry, 2012; 71: 814-821. PMCID: PMC3322258
Lee GJ, Curiel AR, Miller KJ, Amano S, Gorsuch R, Small GW. Language performance in postmenopausal women with and without hormone replacement therapy and men. Aging Health, 2012; 8: 625-632.
Lee GJ, Lu PH, Medina L, Rodriguez-Agudelo Y, Melchor S, Coppola G, Braskie MN, Hua X, Apostolova LG, Leow AD, Thompson PM, Ringman J. Regional brain volume differences in symptomatic and pre-symptomatic carriers of familial Alzheimer’s disease mutations. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, 2013; 84(2): 154-162. PMID: 23085935
Kang C, Lee GJ, Yi D, McPherson S, Rogers S, Tingus K, Lu PH. Normative data for healthy older adults and an abbreviated version of the Stroop test. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 2013; 27(2): 276-289. PMID: 23259830
Lu PH, Mendez MF, Lee GJ, Leow AD, Khoo T, Lee HW, Shapira J, Jimenez E, Boeve BB, Caselli RJ, Graff-Radford NR, Jack CR, Kramer JH, Miller BL, Bartzokis G, Thompson PM, Knopman D. Patterns of brain atrophy in clinical variants of frontotemporal lobar degeneration. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders, 2013; 35: 34-50. PMID: 23306166
Kaiser NC, Lee GJ, Lu PH, Mather MJ, Shapira J, Jimenez E, Thompson PM, Mendez MF. Proverb Test Performance and Neuroanatomical Correlates in Frontotemporal Dementia and Early-onset Alzheimer’s Disease. Neuropsychologia, 2013; 51: 1726-1733. PMID: 23747602
Teng E, Leone-Friedman J, Lee GJ, Woo S, Apostolova L, Harrell S, Ringman JM, Lu PH. Similar Verbal Fluency Patterns in Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer’s Disease. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology. 2013; 28(5): 400-410. PMID: 23752677
Halpern-Felsher, B. L., Lee., J., & Morrell, H. E. R. (2012). Adolescent cognitive development and decision-making in the context of the urban environment. In G. Creasey & P. Jarvis (Eds.), Adolescent development and school achievement in urban communities: Resilience in the neighborhood. New York: Routledge.
Halpern-Felsher, B. L., & Morrell, H. E. R. (2011). Tobacco cessation. In E. D. Berlan & T. Bravender (Eds.), Adolescent medicine today: A guide to caring for the adolescent patient. Singapore: World Scientific.
Institute of Medicine. (2012). Scientific standards for studies on modified risk tobacco products. (H. E. R. Morrell, contributing author for Chapter 6: Decision making and oversight of MRTP studies: Findings and recommendations). Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.
Richards, C. S., Cohen, L. M., Morrell, H. E. R., Watson, N. L., & Low, B. E. (2012). Treating depressed and anxious smokers in smoking cessation programs. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1037/a0027793.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (2012) Preventing Tobacco Use Among Young People: A Report of the Surgeon General. Rockville, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Surgeon General. (H. E R. Morrell, contributing author for Chapter 6: Clinical interventions: The role of health care providers in the prevention of youth tobacco use).
Watson, N. L., Vanderveen, J. W., Cohen., L. M., DeMarree, K. G., & Morrell, H. E. R. (2012). Examining the interrelationships between social anxiety, smoking to cope, and cigarette craving. Addictive Behaviors, 37(8), 986-989.
Wolf, H., Morrell, H. E. R., & Halpern-Felsher, B. L. (in press). Identification and characterization of adolescents' sexual boundaries. Journal of Adolescent Health.
Morrell, H. E. R., Skarbek, E. A., & Cohen, L. M. (2011). The relationship between self-efficacy and nicotine withdrawal severity among adult heavy smokers: A preliminary examination. Addiction Research & Theory. Advance online publication. doi: 10.3109/16066359.2011.562995.
Morrell, H. E. R., Song, A. V., & Halpern-Felsher, B. L. (2011). Earlier age of smoking initiation does not predict heavier cigarette consumption among adolescents. Prevention Science. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s11121-011-0209-6.
Morrell, H. E. R., McChargue, D. E., & Cohen, L. M. (2010). Depression vulnerability predicts cigarette smoking among college students: Gender and negative reinforcement expectancies as contributing factors. Addictive Behaviors, 35(6), 607-611.
Morrell, H. E. R., Song, A. V., & Halpern-Felsher, B. L. (2010). Predicting adolescent perceptions of the risks and benefits of cigarette smoking: A longitudinal investigation. Health Psychology, 29(6), 610-617.
Lee, J.W., Morton, K.R., Walters, J., Bellinger, D., Butler, T.L., Wilson, C., Walsh, E., Ellison, C.G., McKenzie, M.M., & Fraser, G.E. (2008). Cohort profile: The biopsychosocial religion and health study (BRHS). International Journal of Epidemiology, 1-9.
Webb, A.P., Ellison, C.G., McFarland, M.J., Lee, J.W., Morton, K.R., Walters, J. (2010). Divorce, Religious Coping, and Depressive Symptoms in a Conservative Protestant Religious Group. Family Relation, 59 (December): 544-557, DOI:10 1111/j.1741-3729.2010.00622.x.
Haviland MG, Morton, KR, Oda K, Fraser G. (2010). Traumatic experiences, major life stressors, and self-reporting a physician-given fibromyalgia diagnosis. Psychiatry Research, 177(3), 335-341.
Przekop P., Haviland M.G., Oda, K., Morton, K.R., Fraser, G.E. (2010). Risk factors for perceived pain related restrictions among women with fibromyalgia. Pain Medicine, 11(11), 1698-706.
Lee, J.W., Morton, K.R., Walters, J.W., Mahoney, M.L., & Veluz, R. (2010). Beliefs about Sabbath and Their Associations with Religious Coping, Intrinsic Religiosity, Mental and Physical Health. Under review at Review of Religious Research.
Morton, K.R., Lee, J.W., Haviland, M.G., & Fraser, G.W. (2012). Religious engagement in a risky family model predicting health in older Black and White Seventh-day Adventists. Psychology of Religion and Spirituality. Advance online publication. doi:10.1037/a0027553
Przekop P., Haviland M.G., Zhao Y., Oda K., Morton K.R., Fraser G.E. (2012). Perceived Physical and Mental Health and Co-Morbid Diseases among Women with Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Neither, or Both Disorders. The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.
Crnic, K & Neece, C.L. (under review). Illness and Disability. In Lerner, R. M. (Ed.). Handbook of Child Psychology and Developmental Science-7th Edition. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley Publishers.
Neece, C.L., Berk, M., & Combs-Ronto, L. (under review). Development of emotion regulation and suicidal behavior in adolescence: Implications for practice.
Neece, C.L. & Baker, B.L. (under review). Examining the validity of ADHD as a diagnosis for adolescents with intellectual disabilities: Pre-Pathway Influences.
Neece. C.L. (under review). Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction for Parents of Young Children with Developmental Delays: Implications for Parental Mental Health and Child Behavior Problems
* Davis, A., & Neece, C.L. (under review). Autism Spectrum Disorders and Parenting Stress: The Role of Behavior Problems.
* Xu, Y., Neece, C.L., Parker, K. (under review). Parental Depression and Child Behavior Problems in Families of Children with Austism Spectrum Disorders Examining Pathways of Influence.
Neece, C.L. & Baker, B.L. (in press). Examining the validity of ADHD as a diagnosis for adolescents with intellectual disabilities: Clinical presentation. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.
Neece, C.L., Green, S., & Baker, B.L. (2012). Relationship between parenting stress and child behavior problems: An examination across time. Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
Christensen, L.L., Fraynt, B., Neece, C.L., & Baker, B.L. (2012). Victimization of adolescents with intellectual disability: Why are they targeted and what happens over time? Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities.
Williams, M.E., Park, S., Anaya, A., Perugini, S.M., Rao, S., Neece, C.L., & Rafeedie, J. (2012). Linking infants and toddlers in foster care to early childhood mental health services. Children and Youth Services Review.
Neece C.L., Baker, B.L., Crnic, K., & Blacher, J. (2011). ADHD among children with and without delays: An examination across time. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research.
Baker, B.L., Neece, C.L., Fenning, R.M., Crnic, K., & Blacher, J. (2010). Mental disorders in five year old children with or without intellectual disability: Focus on ADHD. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 39(4), 492-505.
Neece, C.L, Blacher, J, & Baker, B.L. (2010). Impact on siblings of children with intellectual disability: The role of child behavior problems. American Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 115(4), 291-306.
Neece. C.L., Kraemer, B.R., & Blacher, J. (2009). Transition satisfaction and family well being among parents of young adults with severe intellectual disabilities. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 47(1), 31-43.
Neece, C.L. & Baker, B.L. (2008). Predicting maternal parenting stress in middle childhood: The roles of child intellectual status, behavior problems, and social skills. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 52(12), 1114-1128.
Kaladjian, A & Neece, C.L. (2007). Developmental disabilities. In Swanson, L. (Ed.). The Encyclopedia of Special Education. New York: John Wiley & Sons.
Blacher, J., Neece, C.L., & Paczkowski, E. (2005). Families and intellectual disability. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 18, 507-513.
Wellisch D.K., Ormseth, S.R., Hartoonian, N., Owen, J.E. (in press). A retrospective study predicting psychological vulnerability in adult daughters of breast cancer patients. Families, Systems, and Health.
Thornton, A.A., Owen, J.E., Kernstine, K., Koczywas, M., Grannis, F., Cristea, M., Reckamp, K., Stanton, A.L. (2012). Predictors of finding benefit after lung cancer diagnosis. Psycho-Oncology, 21, 365-73.
Lu, Q., Krull, K.R., Leisenring, W., Owen, J.E., Kawashima, T., Tsao, J.C.I., Zebrack, B., Mertens, A., Armstrong, G.T., Stovall, M., Robison, L.L., Zeltzer, L.K. (2011). Pain in long-term adult survivors of childhood cancers and their siblings: A report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. Pain, 152, 2616-24.
Owen, J.E., Hanson, E., Preddy, D.A., Bantum, E.O. (2011). Linguistically-tailored video feedback increases total and positive emotional expression in a structured writing task. Computers in Human Behavior, 27, 874-82.
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