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Department of Psychology

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Recent Publications

Anderson, N., Meagher, K., Welder, A., & Graham, S.A. (2018). Animacy cues facilitate 10-month-olds categorization of novel objects with similar insides. PLOS One, 13(11): e0207800

Atzl, V.M., Grande, L.A., Davis, E.P., & Narayan, A.J. (2019). Perinatal promotive and protective factors for women with histories of childhood abuse and neglect. Child Abuse & Neglect 91, 63-77.

Atzl, V.M., Narayan, A.J., Rivera, L.M., & Lieberman, A.F. (2019). Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and prenatal mental health: Type of ACEs and age of maltreatment onset. Journal of Family Psychology.

Barger, B., Moody, E.J., Ledbetter, C., D'Abreu, L., Hepburn, S., Rosenberg, S. (2019). Temperament similarities and differences: A comparison of factor structures from the Behavioral Style Questionnaire in children with and without autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disabilities. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s10803-018-03866-1

Berument, S. K., Okur, S., Bahtiyar-Saygan, B., Yavaslar, Y., Bakir, T., & Aran, O. (2018). Maternal Sensitivity Scale: Validity and Reliabilty Studies. Turlish Psychological Articles, 21, 17-34. doi: 10.31828/tpy.13019961.2018.42.02.02.

Brown, S. M., Schlueter, L. J., Hurwich-Reiss, E., Dmitrieva, J., Miles, E.M., & Watamura, S. E. (Under review). Parental buffering in the context of poverty: Effects on children's stress system functioning. Child Development.

Collibee, C., Furman, W., & Shoop, J. (2019). Risky interactions: Relational and developmental moderators of substance use and dating aggression. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 48, 102-113. doi:10.1007/s10964-018-0950-2.

Davis, E. P., Hankin, B. L., Swales, D. A., Hoffman, M. C. (2018). An experimental test of the fetal programming hypothesis: Can we reduce child ontogenetic vulnerability to psychopathology by decreasing maternal depression? Developmental Psychopathology, 30(3), 787-806.

DePrince, A. P., Hasche, L., Olomi, J. M., Wright, N. M., & Labus, J.A (under review, March 2019). Randomized-Control Trial Testing the Impact of a Multidisciplinary Team Response to Older Adult Maltreatment. Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect.

DePrince, A.P., Olomi, J.M., Hasche, L., Casparian, M., Lofflin-Petit, L. (Under Review). Exploring Exploitation of Older Adults' Residences, Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma.

Dufford, A. J., Bianco, H., & Kim, P. (2019). Socioeconomic disadvantage, brain morphometry, and attentional bias to threat in middle childhood. Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience, 19(2), 309-326.

Dufford, A., Erhart, A., Kim, P. Maternal Brain Resting-State Connectivity in the Postpartum Period, Journal of Neuroendocrinology.

Eisen, M. L., Goodman, G. S., Diep, J., Lacasamana, M., Olomi. J. M., Goldfarb, D., Quas, J.A. (In press). Effects of Interviewer Support on Maltreated and At-Risk children's Memory and Suggestibility, International Journal on Child Maltreatment.

Erhart, A., Dmitrieva, J., Blair, R. J., & Kim, P. (2019). Intensity, not emotion: The role of poverty in emotion labeling ability in middle childhood. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology.

Erhart, A., Olsavsky, A., & Kim, P. (in press). Bonding, In S.. Hupp & J. Jewell (Eds.), The Encyclopedia of Child and Adolescent Development. West Sussex, UK: John Wiley & Sons.

Furman, W., Collibee, C., Lantagne, A., & Golden, R. (Accepted). Making movies instead of taking snapshots: Studying change in youths' romantic experiences. Child Development Perspectives.

Gagnon, K. L., Wright, N. M., Srinivas, T., & DePrince, A.P. (2018). Survivors advice for service providers: How to best serve survivors of sexual assault. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma.

Gagnon, K. L., Wright, N. M., Srinivas, T., & DePrince, A.P. (in press). Social reactions and women's decision to report sexual assault to law enforcement. Violence Against Women.

Galvan, T., & Gudio, O.G. (Under Review). Understanding Latinx youth mental health disparities by problem type: The role of caregiver culture. Psychological Services.

Garcia, S., Swales, D. A., Hankin, B., & Davis, E. P. (under review). Maternal postpartum depressive symptoms are associated with less infant attention to sad faces. Under review.

Garcini, L.M., Galvan, T., Brown, R., Chen, M., Klonoff, E.A., Ziaddin, K., & Fagundes, C.P. (In Press). Miles over mind: Transnational death and its association with psychological distress among undocumented mexican immigrants, Death Studies.

Garcini, L.M., Galvan, T., Pena, J.M., Klonoff, E.A., Parra-Medina, D., Ziabuddin, K., & Fagundes, C.P. (In Press). A high price paid: Migration-related loss and distress among undocumented Mexican immigrants. Journal of Latinx Psychology.

Gunderson, C. A., Pence, A. D., LeBlanc, M., ten Brinke, L. M. Meta-moral judgments: Interpersonal consequences of calling someone a liar. Manuscript in preparation.

Gunderson, C. A., ten Brinke, L. M. (in press). Detecting deception. In N. Brewer, A. B. Douglass (Eds.) Psychological Science and the Law. New York, NY: Guilford Press.

Gunderson, C.A., Pence, A. D., ten Brinke, L. M. Interpersonal consequences of deceptive sadness: Expresser authenticity impacts observer sympathy and intentions to help. Manuscript under review

Hicks, L. M., Swales, D. A., Garcia, S. E., Driver, C., Davis, E. P. (2019). Does prenatal maternal distress contribute to sex differences in child psychopathology? Current Psychiatry Reports, 21(20), 7.

Kaplow, J.B., Layne, C.M., Oosterhoff, B. [et al., including O'Reilly Treter, M.] (2018). Validation of the Persistent Complex Bereavement Disorder (PCBD) Checklist: A Developmentally Informed Assessment Tool for Bereaved Youth. Journal of traumatic stress, 31(2), 244-254.

Khalifian, C. E., Knopp, K., Wilks, C. R., Wooldridge, J., Sohn, M. J., Thomas, D., and Morland, L. A. (2019). Sexual functioning and suicide risk in U.S. military veteran couples. Manuscript under review.

Lamer, S. A., Sweeny, T. D., Dyer, M. L., & Weisbuch, M. (2018). Rapid visual perception of interracial crowds: Racial category learning from emotional segregation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 147, 683-701. doi:10.1037/xge0000443"

Merrick, J.S., Narayan, A.J., Depasquale, C.E., & Masten, A.S. (in press). Benevolent childhood experiences (BCEs) in homeless parents: A validation and replication study. Journal of Family Psychology.

Miles, E. M., Dmitrieva, J., Hurwich-Reiss, E., Badanes, L., Mendoza, M. M., Perreira, K. M., & Watamura, S. E. (2018) Evidence for a physiologic homeschool gap in children of Latina immigrants. Early Childhood Research Quarterly.

Miles, E. M., Narayan, A. J., & Watamura, S. E. (2019). Syrian caregivers in perimigration: A systematic review from an ecological systems perspective. Translational Issues in Psychological Science, 5(1), 78-90.

Moody, E.J., Kaiser, K., Sharp, D., Kubicek, L., Rigles, B., Davis, J., McSwegin, S., D'Abreu, L., Robinson, C. (2018). Improving family functioning following diagnosis of ASD: a randomized trial of a parent mentorship program. Journal of Child and Family Studies. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s10826-018-1293-z

Narayan, A. J., Merrick, J. S., River, L. M., & Lieberman, A. F. (in press). Lifespan and Intergenerational Promotive and Protective Factors against the Transmission of Interpersonal Violence in Diverse Families. In R. Geffner, V. Vieth, V. Vaughan-Eden, A. Rosenbaum, L. K. Hamberger, & J. White (Eds.), Handbook of Interpersonal Violence Across the Lifespan. Basel, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing."

Narayan, A.J., Atzl, V.M., Merrick, J.S., River, L.R., & Holm, R. (in press). Leveraging benevolent childhood experiences (BCEs) and fathers perspectives to promote resilience in therapeutic perinatal research with low-income families. Zero to Three Journal.

O'Reilly Treter, M., Rhoades, G.K., Scott, S.B., Markman, H.J., Stanley, S.M. (under review). Having a baby: Impact on married and cohabiting parents' relationships.

Olomi, J. M., Wright, N. M., Hasche, L., & DePrince, A. P. (under review, March 2019). After Older Adult Maltreatment: Service Needs and Barriers. Journal of Gerontological Social Work."

Olomi, J.M., DePrince, A.P., Gagnon, K.L. (In press). Institutional responses to campus sexual assault: Examining the development and work of a multidisciplinary team, Journal of Trauma and Dissociation.

Olomi, J.M., Wright, N. DePrince, A.P. (Under review). After older adult maltreatment: Service needs and barriers, Journal of Gerontological Social Work.

Pauker, K., Brey, E., Lamer, S. A. & Weisbuch, M. (in press). Cultural snapshots: A method to capture cultural contexts in children's development. In J. Benson (Ed.), Advances in Child Development and Behavior (Vol. 56). New York, NY: Elsevier.

Pauker, K., Brey, E., Lamer, S. A. & Weisbuch, M. (in press). Cultural snapshots: A method to capture cultural contexts in children's development. In J. Benson (Ed.), Advances in Child Development and Behavior (Vol. 56). New York, NY: Elsevier.

Reierson, E., D'Abreu, L.C., Elias, E., Sweeny, T.D. (2018). Visual hemifields are a bottleneck for awareness across the ventral visual hierarchy. Manuscript submitted for publication.

River, L. M., & Borelli, J. L. (2019). No Such Thing as a Baby: Responses to Infant Cry Paradigms Are Primarily Influenced by Parents Experiences and Behavior. Parenting: Science and Practice, 19(1-2), 173176. doi:10.1080/15295192.2019.1556029

River, L. M., Borelli, J. L., Vazquez, L. C. & Smiley, P. A. (2018). Learning Helplessness in the Family: Maternal Agency and the Intergenerational Transmission of Depressive Symptoms. Journal of Family Psychology, 32(8), 11091119. doi:10.1037/fam0000479

River, L. M., Narayan, A. J., Atzl, V. M., Rivera, L. M., & Lieberman, A. F. (under review). Past Made Present: The Legacy of Childhood Maltreatment for Prenatal Romantic Relationship Quality and Psychopathology. Psychology of Violence.

River, L. M., Narayan, A. J., Atzl, V. M., Rivera, L. M., & Lieberman, A. F. (under review). Romantic Partner Support During Pregnancy: The Discrepancy Between Self-Reported and Coder-Rated Support as a Risk Factor for Prenatal Psychopathology and Stress. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships.

River, L.M., Narayan, A.J., Galvan, T., Rivera, L., Harris, W.M., & Lieberman, A.F. (In Press). On the verge of motherhood and mental illness: Prenatal mental health service utilization among women at highest risk. Zero to Three.

Rodriguez, C.M., Wittig, S. M. O., & Christl, M. (2019). Psychometric Evaluation of a Brief Assessment of Parents Disciplinary Alternatives. J Child and Family Studies.

Rostad, W.L., Gittins-Stone, D., Huntington, C., Rizzo, C.J., Pearlman, D., & Orchowski, L. (in press). The association between exposure to violent pornography and teen dating violence in grade 10 U.S. high school students.

Shoop, J., & Furman, W. (Under review). Parental knowledge and adolescents' romantic relationship experiences.

Stiles, A.S., Galvan, T., Zundel, C., Flournoy, J., & Gudio, O.G. (Under Review). Identifying solutions to eliminate ethnic disparities in mental health service use for Latino youth: A qualitative study. Evidence-Based Practice in Child and Adolescent Mental Health.

Swales, D. A, Winiarski, A. D., Smith, A. K., Stowe, Z., Newport, J., Brennan, P. A. (2018). Maternal depression and cortisol in pregnancy predict offspring emotional reactivity in the preschool period. Developmental Psychobiology, 60(5), 557-566.

Swales, D. A., Stout-Oswald, S. A., Glynn, L. M., Sandman, C., Wing, D. A., & Davis, E. P. (2018). Exposure to traumatic events in childhood predicts cortisol production among high risk pregnant women. Biological Psychology, 139, 186-192. doi:10.1016/j.biopsycho.2018.10.006

Swales. D, A., Grande, L., A, Wing, D. A., Edelmann, M., Glynn, L. M., Sandman, C., Smith, R., Bowman, M., Davis, E. P. (2018). Can placental corticotropin-releasing hormone inform timing of antenatal corticosteroid administration? The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 104(2), 443-450.

Vegetabile, B. G., Stout-Oswald, S. A., Poggie Davis, E., Baram, T. Z., & Stern, H. S. (2019). Estimating the entropy rate of finite markov chains with application to behavior studies. Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics, 44(3), 282-308. doi:10.3102/1076998618822540

Vukatana, E., Zepeda, M.S., Anderson, N., Curtin, S., & Graham, S.A. (2017). It takes one to know many: Infants acquisition of category-property links between 9- and 11-months. (revise and resubmit, currently resubmitted). Developmental Psychology.

Wright, N., Olomi, J.M., DePrince, A.P. (Under review). Community-Engaged Research: A Trauma Specialist's Tool for Action and Advocacy, Journal of Trauma and Dissociation.