Thomas Harriot College of Arts & Sciences

Department of Psychology

.Students' Research Accomplishments 

Our students are actively involved in cutting-edge research.  We are proud of their research accomplishments.  We’ve listed some of their research accomplishments over the last couple years. Students are listed alphabetically.

Corson, Ansley Taylor 
Publications:
Corson, A.T., Loveless, J.P., Mochrie, K.D., & Whited, M.C. (2018). Perfectionism in relation to stress and cardiovascular disease among gifted individuals and the need for affective interventions. Roeper Review. Advance online publication. doi:      10.1080/02783193.2017.1393711   

Whited, M. C., Freeman, J. T., Ellis, J. M., Corson, A. T., Sears, S. F., Greenway, S., Busch, A. M., & Whited, A. L. (in press).  An Exploration of the Impact of the “Open Gym" Scheduling Model of Cardiovascular Rehabilitation on Attendance and Health Outcomes. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention.   

Ellis, J. M., Whited, M. C., Freeman, J. T., Corson, A. T., Jameson, J. P. Greenway, S., … & Varju, E. V. (in press). Life values as an intrinsic guide for cardiopulmonary rehabilitation program engagement: A qualitative analysis. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention. 

Presentations: 
Freeman, J.T., Whited, M.C., Ellis, J.M., Corson, A.T., & Midgette, E.P. (2018, April). Physical Activity Consistent with One's Values is Associated with Higher Levels of Physical Activity in a College Student Sample. Poster to be presented at the 39th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA. 

Freeman, J.T., Whited, M.C., Ellis, J., Corson, A.T., Greenway, S. (2017, October). The influence of cognitive, affective, and somatic symptoms of depression and related variables on cardiovascular rehabilitation participation. Poster presented at the 32nd Annual Meeting of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Charleston, SC.

Ellis, J.M., Whited, M.C., Freeman, J.T., Corson, A.T., Midgette, E.P., Greenway, S., Sager, D.M., & Varju, E.V. (2017, October). An exploration of life values and individual differences in cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation patients. Poster presented at the 32nd Annual Meeting of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Charleston, SC. 

Whited, M. C., Freeman, J. T., Corson, A. T., Ellis, J. M., Midgette, E. P., Pagoto, S. L., Waring, M. E., May, C., Schneider, K. L., Busch, A. M., Appelhans, B. M., Varju, E., & Nye, L. (2017, April). College students’ use of mobile applications  for physical activity. Poster presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.

Whited, M. C., Ellis, J. M., Corson, A. T., Freeman, J. T., Midgette, E. P., Pagoto, S. L., Waring, M. E., May, C., Schneider, K. L., Busch, A. M., Appelhans, B. M., Varju, E., Nye, L. (2017, April). College students’ use of mobile applications for weight loss. Poster presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.

Ellis, J.M., Whited, M.C., Freeman, J.T., Corson, A.T., Jameson, J.P., Greenway, S., Sager, D.M., Midgette, E.P., Varju, E.V. (2017, April). A qualitative study of values and motivational factors in cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation patients. Paper presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA. 

Stephenson, A. J., Corson, A. T., Watson, E.M., Everhart, D. E. (2017, February).  Behavioral inhibition and baseline frontal asymmetry are associated with sleep quality components. Poster presented at the 45th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, New Orleans, LA.

Corson, A.T., & Whited, M. (2017, January). Relation of adaptive and maladaptive perfectionism to behavioral activation, behavioral inhibition, and heart rate variability. Poster presented at the 2017 Society for   Personality and Social Psychology Convention, San Antonio, TX.   

Corson, A.T., Stephenson, A.J., Watson, E.M., & Everhart, D.E. (2016, October). P300 latency for positively-valenced sleep images is reduced in poor sleepers. Poster presented at the 18th Annual Neuroscience Symposium, Greenville, NC.
 
Stephenson, A.J., Winters, A.R., Corson, A.T., Watson, E.M., & Everhart, D.E. (2016,    October).Can’t sleep? Individual differences and resting frontal alpha asymmetry are related to insomnia and sleep quality components. Poster presented at the 18th Annual Neuroscience Symposium, Greenville, NC.
 
Ellis, J.M., Corson, A.T., Freeman, J.T., and Whited, M.C. (2016, October). Can experiential avoidance be captured in 15 items? A confirmatory factor analysis of the brief experiential avoidance questionnaire. Poster presented at the 50th Annual  Meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York City, NY.
 
Mochrie, K., Whited, W., Corson, A.T., Freeman, T., Cellucci, T, & Lothes, J. (2016, October).College student substance use, academic performance, and depression scores in relation to ADHD. Poster presented at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies 50th Annual Convention, New York, NY.
 
Mochrie, K., Whited, M., Corson, A.T., Freeman, T., & Cellucci, T. (2016, April). A comparison study of ADHD in relation to substance use and depression among a college student sample. Poster presented at East Carolina University's Research and Creative Achievement Week, Greenville, NC.    
 
Watson, E., Stephenson, A.J., Corson, A.T., & Everhart, D.E. (2015, November).  Behavioral inhibition and resting frontal alpha asymmetry are related to sleep quality. Poster presented at the 17th Annual Neuroscience Symposium, Greenville, NC.
 
Whited, M., Corson, A.T., Freeman, J.T., Waring, M.E., Appelhans, B.M., Schneider, K.L., Bush, A.M., & Pagato, S.L. (2015, April). The prominence of somatic and affective depressive symptoms among women with depression and response to treatment. Poster presented at the Society for Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions, San Antonio, TX. 

Jordan Ellis:

Publications:
Whited, M. C., Ellis, J. M., Freeman, J. T., Corson, A. T., Greenway, S., Busch, A. M., Whited, A. L., & Sears, S. F. (in press). An exploration of the impact of the “Open Gym” scheduling model of cardiovascular rehabilitation on completion, attendance, and health outcomes. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention.

Zickgraf, H. F., & Ellis, J. M. (2018). Initial validation of the Nine Item Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake disorder screen (NIAS): A measure of three restrictive eating patterns. Appetite, 123, 32–42. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2017.11.111

Ellis, J. M., Whited, M. C., Freeman, J. T., Corson, A. T., Jameson, J. P. Greenway, S., … & Varju, E. V. (2017). Life Values as an intrinsic guide for cardiopulmonary rehabilitation program engagement: A qualitative analysis. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention. [epub ahead of print].

Ellis, J. M., Galloway, A. T., Webb, R. M., & Martz, D. M. (2017). Measuring adult picky eating: The development of a multidimensional self-report instrument. Psychological Assessment, 29, 955-966. https://doi.org/10.1037/pas0000387

Ellis, J. M., Galloway, A. T., Webb, R. M., Martz, D. M., & Farrow, C. V. (2016). Recollections of pressure to eat during childhood, but not picky eating, predict young adult eating behavior. Appetite, 97, 58–63. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2015.11.020

Oral Presentations:
Zickgraf, H. F., Ellis, J. M., Essayli, J. (2018, April) Orthorexia traits are associated with interference when eating behavior does not conform to healthy eating beliefs. Paper to be presented at the 39th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

Whited, M. C., Freeman, J. T., Ellis, J. M., Corson, A. T., Greenway, S., Busch, A. M., Whited, A. L., & Sears, S. F. An Exploration of the Impact of the “Open Gym” Scheduling Model of Cardiovascular Rehabilitation on Completion, Attendance, and Health Outcomes. Part of the Beginning Investigator Award Talk presented at the 32nd annual meeting of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Charleston, SC.

Ellis, J. M., Whited, M. C., Freeman, J. T., Corson, A. T., Jameson, J. P., Greenway, S., Sager, D. M., Midgette, E. P., Varju, E. V. (2017) A Qualitative Study of Values and Motivational Factors in Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Patients. Paper was presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.

Presentations:

Ellis, J. M., Zickgraf, H. F., Whited, M. C., & Galloway, A. T. (2018, April) BMI and Psychosocial Impairment Associated with Adult Picky Eating: A Latent Profile Analysis. Poster to be presented at the 39th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

Midgette, E.P., Whited, M.C., Freeman, J.T., Ellis, J.M., & Corson, A.T. (2018, April). The Impact of Sleep Quality on College Students’ Appetitive Behavior. Poster to be presented at the 39th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA

Freeman, J. T., Whited, M. C., Ellis, J. M., Corson, A. T., & Midgette, E. P. (2018, April). Physical Activity Consistent with One's Values is Associated with Higher Levels of Physical Activity in a College Student Sample. Poster to be presented at the 39th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA

Ellis, J. M., Whited, M. C., Freeman, J. T., Corson, A. T., Midgette, E. P., Greenway, S., Sager, D. M., Varju, E. V. (2017) An Exploration of Life Values and Individual Differences in Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Patients. Poster presented at the 32nd Annual Meeting of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Charleston, SC.

Freeman, J. T., Whited, M. C., Ellis, J. M., Corson, A. T., & Greenway, S. (2017) The Influence of Cognitive, Affective, and Somatic Symptoms of Depression and Related Psychosocial Variables on Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Participation. Poster presented at the 32nd Annual Meeting of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Charleston, SC

Ellis, J. M., Zickgraf, H. F., Whited, M. C., Galloway, A. T. (2017) Establishing clinical cutoffs for the screening of Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder. Poster was presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.

Ellis, J. M., Zickgraf, H. F., Whited, M. C., Galloway, A. T. (2017) Differences in the Body Mass Index of college students exhibiting Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder, picky eating behavior, and traditional eating disorders. Poster was presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA

Zickgraf, H. F., Ellis, J. M., Franklin, M. E., Whited, M. C. (2017) Comorbidity and eating behavior in individuals with symptoms of Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID). Poster was presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.

Whited, M. C., Freeman, J. T., Corson, A. T., Ellis, J. M., Midgette, E. P., Pagoto, S. L., Waring, M. E., May, C., Schneider, K. L., Busch, A. M., Appelhans, B. M., Varju, E., Nye, L. (2017) College Students’ Use of Mobile Applications for Physical Activity. Poster was presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.

Whited, M. C., Ellis, J. M., Corson, A. T., Freeman, J. T., Midgette, E. P., Pagoto, S. L., Waring, M. E., May, C., Schneider, K. L., Busch, A. M., Appelhans, B. M., Varju, E., Nye, L. (2017) College Students’ Use of Mobile Applications for Weight Loss. Poster was presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.

Ellis, J. M., Whited, M. C., Corson, A. T., & Freeman, J. T. (2016, October). Can experiential avoidance be captured in 15 items? A confirmatory factor analysis of the Brief Experiential Avoidance Questionnaire. Poster was presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York, NY.

Ellis, J. M., Galloway, A. T., Farrow, C. V., Webb, R. M., & Martz, D. M. (2016, October). The Adult Picky Eating Questionnaire (APEQ): Preliminary development and associated psychological impairment. Poster was presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York, NY.

Egleston, C., Payne, L., Schenk, R., Ellis, J. M., & Galloway, A. T. (2016, April). Pressure to eat as a child and adult picky eating. Paper presented at the 30th Annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research, Asheville, NC.

Schenk, R., Egleston, C., Payne, L., Ellis, J. M., & Galloway, A. T. (2016, April). Adult picky eating and it relation to social eating anxiety and psychological flexibility. Paper presented at the 30th Annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research, Asheville, NC.

Taylor Freeman:

Publications:
Whited, M.C., Ellis, J.M., Freeman, J.T., Corson, A.T., Greenway, S., Busch, A.M., Whited, A.L., & Sears, S.F. (in press). An Exploration of the Impact of the “Open Gym” Scheduling Model of Cardiovascular Rehabilitation on Completion, Attendance, and Health Outcomes. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention.

Ellis, J. M., Whited, M. C., Freeman, J. T., Corson, A. T., Jameson, J. P. Greenway, S., … & Varju, E. V. (in press). Life Values as an Intrinsic Guide for Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Program Engagement: A Qualitative Analysis. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention.

Presentations:
Freeman, J.T., Whited, M.C., Ellis, J.M., Corson, A.T., & Midgette, E.P. (2018, April). Physical Activity Consistent with One's Values is Associated with Higher Levels of Physical Activity in a College Student Sample. Poster presented at the 39th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA

Midgette, E.P., Whited, M.C., Freeman, J.T., Ellis, J.M., & Corson, A.T. (2018, April). The Impact of Sleep Quality on College Students’ Appetitive Behavior.  Poster presented at the 39th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

Freeman, J.T., Whited, M.C., Ellis, J.M., Corson, A.T., & Greenway, S. (2017, October). The Influence of Cognitive, Affective, and Somatic Symptoms of Depression and Related Psychosocial Variables on Cardiovascular Rehabilitation Participation. Poster presented at the 32nd annual meeting of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Charleston, SC.

Ellis, J. M., Whited, M.C., Freeman, J.T., Corson, A.T., Midgette, E.P., Greenway, S., Sager, D.M., & Varju, E.V. (2017, October).  An Exploration of Life Values and Individual Differences in Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Patients. Poster presented at the 32nd annual meeting of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Charleston, SC.

Whited, M.C., Freeman, J.T., Corson, A.T., Ellis, J.M., Midgette, E.P., Pagoto, S.L., Waring, M.E., May, C., Schneider, K.L., Busch, A.M., Appelhans, B.M., Varju, E., & Nye, L. (2017, March). College students’ use of mobile applications for physical activity. Poster presented at the 38th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.

Whited, M.C., Freeman, J.T., Corson, A.T., Ellis, J.M., Midgette, E.P., Pagoto, S.L., Waring, M.E., May, C., Schneider, K.L., Busch, A.M., Appelhans, B.M., Varju, E., & Nye, L. (2017, March). College students’ use of mobile applications for weight loss. Poster presented at the 38th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.

Ellis, J.M., Whited, M.C., Freeman, J.T., Corson, A.T., Jameson, J.P., Greenway, S., Sager, D.M., Midgette, E.P., & Varju, E.V. (2017, March). A qualitative study of values and motivational factors in cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation patients. Paper selected for presentation at the 38th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.
     
Ellis, J. M., Corson, A. T., Freeman, J. T., & Whited, M. C. (2016, November). Can experiential avoidance be captured in 15 items? A Confirmatory Factor Analysis of the Brief Experiential Avoidance Questionnaire. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York, NY.

Mochrie, K., Whited, W., Corson, A., Freeman, T., Cellucci, T. (2016). College Student Substance Use, Academic Performance and Depression Scores in Relation to ADHD.  Poster presented at the 50th annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York, NY

Mochrie, K., Whited, W., Corson, A., Freeman, T., Cellucci, T. (2016). A Comparison Study of ADHD in Relation to Substance Use and Depression among a College Student Sample. Poster presented at East Carolina University’s Research and Creative Achievement Week (RCAW), Greenville, NC.

Nichelle Huber:

Publications:
Espeleta, H. C., Daer, J. L., Huber, N. L., Fleming, T. C., Taylor, E. K. & Beasley, L. O. (In Press). Parenting beliefs among college students: A qualitative examination. Journal of Child Custody.

Presentations:
Huber, N. L., Sears, S. F., Burch, A. E. (2018, April) Wearable cardioverter defibrillator in a pediatric sample: Use and activity. Accepted for presentation at the Annual Society of Pediatric Psychology Conference, Orlando, FL.

Huber, N. L., Stephenson, A., Everhart, D. E., & Valrie, C. R. (2017, April) Examining the validity of the adolescent sleep wake scale for an emerging adult population. Presented at  the East Carolina University Research, Creativity and Achievement Week, Greenville, NC.

Knox, B., Huber, N. L., Trout, K. L., & Valrie, C. R. (2017, April) The impact of internalizing symptoms on the relationship between pain and social functioning in youth with sickle cell disease. Presented at the Annual Society of Pediatric Psychology Conference, Portland, OR.

Valrie, C. R., Trout, K. L., Huber, N. L., & Fuh, B. (2017, April) Changes in sleep patterns in youth with sickle cell disease: Relations to pain and health care use. Presented at the Annual Society of Pediatric Psychology Conference, Portland, OR. 

Trout, K. L., Huber, N. L., Ladd, R. J., Bond, K. E., & Valrie, C. R. (2016, April) The effects of sleep, pain, and fatigue on quality of life in pediatric sickle cell disease. Presented at the Annual Society of Pediatric Psychology Conference, Atlanta, GA.

Huber, N. L., Fleming, T. C., Glover, R. A., & Hecht, D. B. (2015, November) Child psychosocial dysfunction and parenting stress in kinship foster care. Presented at the Annual Association of Behavioral Cognitive Therapy Conference, Chicago, IL.
 
Fleming, T. C., Glover, R. A., Huber, N. L., & Hecht, D. B. (2015, November) Relationship between social support and parenting stress for families in kinship foster care. Presented at the Annual Association of Behavioral Cognitive Therapy Conference, Chicago, IL.

Kropp, Caley

Poster Presentations:
Kropp, C.M., Sears, S., Benton, C., Burch, A., Rhodes, A., Sager, D. (2017). Smartphone screening for atrial fibrillation: device satisfaction and acceptance in implantable cardioverter defibrillator patients. Poster presented at the Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Sessions, Chicago, IL.

Sullivan, K.D., Kropp, C.M., Mofield, B. Delgaty, L., Vera, A. & Roodhouse, A. J. (2017). Community brain health program motivates older adults to care for their brain. Poster presented at the 15th annual American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology conference, Boston, MA.

Delgaty, L., Mofield, B., Kropp, C.M., Contardo, C. & Sullivan, K.D. (2016). How does self-report of mood relate to subjective cognitive impairment in Parkinson’s disease? Poster presented at the 14th American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology conference, Chicago, IL. 

Mofield, B., Delgaty, L., Kropp, C.M., Contardo, C. & Sullivan, K.D. (2016). The relationship between stigma and self-Reported symptoms of anxiety and depression in Parkinson’s disease. Poster presented at the 14th annual American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology conference, Chicago, IL. 

Oral Presentations:
Cummings, D., Jennings, J., Kropp, C.M. (November, 2017). Innovative telehealth applications in rural health settings. Presented at the 2017 Eastern AHEC of North Carolina Rural Health Symposium – sponsored by the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, Vidant Health, and the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. 

Workshop Presentations:
Rhodes, A., Freeman, J.T., Kropp, C.M. (April 2017). Living with heart. Facilitated discussion group at the 18th Annual Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy (ARVC) Seminar – sponsored by Johns Hopkins Medical Center.

Grants Awarded:
Heart Rhythm Society – $20,000 – Smartphone-ECG Screening for Previously Undiagnosed Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) 

 

Marlee Layh:

Publications:
Daniels, E. A., Layh, M. C., & Porzelius, L. K. (2016). Grooming ten-year-olds with gender stereotypes? A content analysis of preteen and teen girl magazines. Body Image, 19, 57-67. 

Presentations:
Littleton, H., Layh, M. C., Decker, M., & Grills, A. (November, 2016). Pre-treatment difficulties and resources as predictors of therapist working alliance in online PTSD treatment. Symposium to be presented at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies 32ndAnnual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
 
Layh, M. C. & Rudolph, K. (May, 2016). The psychological impact of rape acknowledgement. Symposium presented at the Association for Psychological Science 28th Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois.  

James Loveless:

Publications

Watson, E. M., Loveless, J. P., Stephenson, A. J., Bickel, K. L., Lehockey, K. A., Everhart, E. (In Press).  The relationship between anger, frontal asymmetry, and the BIS/BAS subscales. The Journal of Nature and Science.  

Loveless, J. P., Whited, M. C, Rhodes, A. C., and Cellucci, A. (2016). The blending of evidenced based protocols in the treatment of borderline personality disorder: A case study. Clinical Case Studies, 15, 392-408. doi: 10.1177/1534650116658703
 
Everhart, D. E., Loveless, J. P., and Stephenson, A. J. (2016). The emerging importance of evaluation of pre-injury sleep characteristics among adolescents with acquired traumatic brain injury. International Journal of Neurorehabilitation, 3: 210. doi: 10.4172/2376-0281.1000210

Presentations
Loveless, J. P., Stephenson, A. J., & Everhart, D.E. (2017, January). The relationship between behavioral approach and emotion perception. Poster presented at the 18th annual convention for the Society of Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, TX.
 
Copur, A. S., Everhart, D. E., Chen, Z., Shekhani, H., Mathevosian, S., Loveless, J., Watson, E., Kasri, I., Wallace, L., Simon, E., & Fulambarker, A. (2016, October). Effect of personality trait for PAP adherence in obstructive sleep apnea. Poster presented at the 2016 annual conference for the American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST), Los Angeles, CA.
 
Highsmith, J. M., Lehockey, K. A., Watson, E. M., Loveless, J. P., Stephenson, A. J., and Everhart, D. E. (2015, November). Measures of executive functioning and appetitive motivation predict gender-specific cognitive versus gambling task choices. Poster presented at the 35th Annual National Academy of Neuropsychology conference, Austin, TX.
 
Loveless, J., Clements, K., Watson, E., Whited, M., Wuensch, K., and Everhart, E. (2015, September). An exploration of the relationship between heart rate variability and cardiovascular emotional dampening. Poster presented at the 55th Annual Society for Psychophysiological Research conference, Seattle, WA. 
 
Highsmith, J. M., Lehockey, K. A., Watson, E. M., Loveless, J. P., Stephenson, A. J., and Everhart, D. E. (2015, September). HRV and electrophysiological response to errors vary by cognitive versus affective task framing. Poster presented at the 55th Annual Society for Psychophysiological Research conference, Seattle, WA.

Midgette, Emily 

Publications:
Ellis, J. M., Whited, M. C., Freeman, J. T., Corson, A. T., Jameson, J. P., Greenway, S., Sager, D. M., Midgette, E. P., & Varju, E. V. (2017). Life Values as an intrinsic guide for cardiopulmonary rehabilitation program engagement: A qualitative analysis. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention. [epub ahead of print].

Presentations:

Midgette, E.P., Whited, M.C., Freeman, J.T., Ellis, J.M., & Corson, A.T. (2018, April). The Impact of Sleep Quality on College Students’ Appetitive Behavior. Poster to be presented at the 39th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA

Freeman, J. T., Whited, M. C., Ellis, J. M., Corson, A. T., & Midgette, E. P. (2018, April). Physical Activity Consistent with One's Values is Associated with Higher Levels of Physical Activity in a College Student Sample. Poster to be presented at the 39th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

Ellis, J. M., Whited, M. C., Freeman, J. T., Corson, A. T., Midgette, E. P., Greenway, S., Sager, D. M., Varju, E. V. (2017, October) An Exploration of Life Values and Individual Differences in Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Patients. Poster presented at the 32nd Annual Meeting of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Charleston, SC. 

Whited, M. C., Freeman, J. T., Corson, A. T., Ellis, J. M., Midgette, E. P., Pagoto, S. L., Waring, M. E., May, C., Schneider, K. L., Busch, A. M., Appelhans, B. M., Varju, E., Nye, L. (2017, March) College Students’ Use of Mobile Applications for Physical Activity. Poster was presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.

Whited, M. C., Ellis, J. M., Corson, A. T., Freeman, J. T., Midgette, E. P., Pagoto, S. L., Waring, M. E., May, C., Schneider, K. L., Busch, A. M., Appelhans, B. M., Varju, E., Nye, L. (2017, March) College Students’ Use of Mobile Applications for Weight Loss. Poster was presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.

Ellis, J.M., Whited, M.C., Freeman, J.T., Corson, A.T., Jameson, J.P., Greenway, S., Sager, D.M., Midgette, E.P., & Varju, E.V. (2017, March). A Qualitative Study of Values and Motivational Factors in Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Patients. Paper selected for presentation at the 38th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.


Kirk Mochrie:

Publications

Lothes, J., Mochrie, K., Jones, C. (In Press). The "What" and "Hows" of Mindfulness: Using DBT's Mindfulness Skills to Reduce Test Anxiety. Building Healthy Academic Communities Journal

Corson, A., Loveless, J., Mochrie, K., Whited, M. (In Press). Perfectionism in Relation to Stress and Cardiovascular Disease among Gifted Individuals and the Need for Affective Interventions. Roeper Review

Lothes, J. E., Mochrie, K. D., Quickel, E. J. W., & St. John, J. (2016). Evaluation of a Dialectical Behavior Therapy-informed partial hospital program: Outcome data and exploratory analyses. Research in Psychotherapy: Psychopathology, Process and Outcome. 19(2). doi: 10.4081/ripppo.2016.219

Cellucci, T. & Mochrie, K. (In press). Review of Substance Abuse in Vocational Rehabilitation-Screener2 (SAVR-S2) for Mental Measurements Yearbook

Lothes, J. E., Mochrie, K. D., Quickel, E. J. W., & St. John, J. (2016). Evaluation of a Dialectical Behavior Therapy-informed partial hospital program: Outcome data and exploratory analyses. Research in Psychotherapy: Psychopathology, Process and Outcome. 19(2).

Cellucci, T. & Mochrie, K. (2016). Mindfulness in the Service of Recovery: Dr. Marlatt’s Last Major Contribution [Review of the video Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention for Addictions (volume 1 &2)]. PsycCRITIQUES, 61(37), doi:10.1037/a0040527

Konecky, B., Cellucci, T., Mochrie, K. (2016). Predictors of Program Failure in a Juvenile Drug Court Program. Addictive Behaviors. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2016.03.025

Lothes, J., Hakan, R., & Mochrie, K. (2015). Differences of novice to black belt Aikido practitioners in mindfulness: A longitudinal study. International Journal of Wellbeing. 5(3), 63-71. doi:10.5502/ijw.v5i3.4
 
Cellucci, T. & Mochrie, K. (2015). Toward an Integrated View of Substance Abuse through the Lens of the Family Therapist [Review of the book Substance Abuse and the Family, by Reiter, M.]. PsycCRITIQUES, 60(31). doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0039231
 
Lothes J. E., Mochrie K. D., St. John, J. (2014). The Effects of a DBT-Informed Partial Hospital Program on: Depression, Anxiety, Hopelessness, and Degree of Suffering. Journal of Psychology and Psychotherapy4:144. doi: 10.4172/2161-0487.1000144

Workshops

Mochrie, K., Cellucci, T., Layh, M. (November, 2017) Using Dialectical Behavior Therapy to Treat Psychoactive Substance Use Disorders with Emotional Dysregulation. Presenting a two-part workshop at the 2017 Eastern AHEC 33rd Annual Substance Abuse State of the Art conference, Greenville, NC. 

Cellucci, T. & Mochrie, K., Layh, M. (June, 2017 – August, 2017). Motivational interviewing skills for dental students. Training provided to Students of Dental Medicine, Greenville, NC.

Mochrie, K. & Cellucci, T (May, 2017). Promoting Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) with Substance Using Clients. Full day training. Area Health Education Center (AHEC), Greenville, NC. 

Presentations

Carter, C., Lothes, L., Mochrie, K., St. John, J., Quickel, E., Guender, E. (2017). Examining the Effects of a Partial Hospital Program on Depression, Anxiety, Hopelessness, Degrees of Suffering, and Mindfulness. Presented at 2017 North Carolina Psychology Association (NCPA) Spring Conference. Chapel Hill, NC. 

Cellucci, T. & Mochrie, K. (2017). Behavioral Dentistry Teaching Contract: How I am Becoming a Dental Psychologist. Presented at the Association of Psychology Training Clinics (APTC) Annual meeting, Miami, FL.   

Cellucci, T., Cellucci, L., & Mochrie, K. (2016). EMR Systems in Psychology Clinic: Implications for Training and Development. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Denver, CO.  

Lothes, J. Mochrie, K., Jones, C. (2016). The “What” and “Hows” of Mindfulness: Teaching DBT Mindfulness Skills for Test Anxiety. Presenting at the Annual Convention of International Society for the Improvement and Teaching of Dialectical Behavior Therapy, New York, NY
 
Mochrie, K., Whited, W., Corson, A., Freeman, T., Cellucci, T, Lothes, J. (2016). College Student Substance Use, Academic Performance, and Depression Scores in Relation to ADHD. Presenting at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies 50th Annual Convention, New York, NY.
 
Mochrie, K., Whited, W., Corson, A., Freeman, T., Cellucci, T. (2016). A Comparison Study of ADHD in Relation to Substance Use and Depression among a College Student Sample. Presented at East Carolina University’s Research and Creative Achievement Week (RCAW), Greenville, NC.
 
Lothes, J., Mochrie, K., Quickel, E., St. John, J (2015). Differences in Acuity Ratings and Length of Stay show Decreases in Patient Symptoms in a DBT-informed Partial Hospital Program. Presented at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies 49th Annual Convention, Chicago, Il.
 
Lothes, J., Quickel, E., Mochrie, K., St. John, J. (2015). The Effects of a DBT-informed Partial Hospital Program on Symptom Acuity Reduction and Length of Stay. Presented at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies 49th Annual Convention, Chicago, Il.
 
Mochrie, K., Lothes II, J., Quickel, E., St. John, J. (2015). Symptom Acuity Reduction and Length of Stay in a DBT-informed Partial Hospital Program. Presented at the International Society for the Improvement and Teaching of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Chicago, II.
 
Lothes II, J., Mochrie, K., Quickel, E., St. John, J. (2015). Reduction of Depression, Anxiety, Hopelessness, and Degree of Suffering in a DBT-Informed Partial Hospital Program: A Replication Study. Presented at the International Society for the Improvement and Teaching of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Chicago, II.
 
Mochrie, K., Noel, N., Daniels, K.,Dark-Freudeman, A., Lothes II, J., Wiebe, P. (2015) Older Adult Alcohol Use in Relation to Cognition: An Exploratory Analysis. Presented at the 28th Annual Cape Cod Symposium on Addictive Disorders, Hyannis, MA.
 
Mochrie, K. & Cellucci, T. (2015). APTC Involvement in Internship Training. Presented at the Association of Psychology Training Clinics 2015 Annual Meeting, Austin, TX

Stanton, M., Cellucci, T., Mochrie, K. (2015). Substance Abuse and Co-occurring ADHD: A Pilot Study of Use Patterns and Executive Functioning. Presented at the 2015 Collaborative Perspectives on Addiction Meeting, Society of Addiction Psychology (APA Division 50), Baltimore, MD

Professional Workshops
Cellucci, T. & Mochrie, K. (2016, June). Motivational interviewing skills for dental students. Training provided to Students of Dental Medicine, Greenville, NC

Mochrie, K., Cellucci, T. (2016, April) Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Part 1: A Therapy for Multi-Problem Patients and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Part 2: Teaching DBT Skills in Group and with Individual Patients. Developed and presented at the 2016 Eastern Region Adult Services Conference. Area Health Education Center (AHEC), Greenville, NC

Research Awards
* Ginger Stoddard Excellence in Research Award for 2015-2016, East Carolina University (April, 2016)
* Early Career Investigator Award: Honorable Mention Recipient – C4 Recovery Solutions (September, 2015)

Alex Nicolletta:

Publications
Loveless, J. P., Nicoletta, A. J., Winters, A. R., Carels, R. A., Wuensch, K. L., Whited, M. C., . . . Everhart, D. E. (In press). Exploring the relationship between frontal asymmetry and emotional dampening. International Journal of Psychophysiology.

Rogers, S., Smith, P., Nicoletta, A. (Stephenson), & Everhart, E. (2017). A retrospective cross-sectional and longitudinal study of the effects of age on CNS Vital Signs scores in high school athletes.  Sports Medicine.

Watson, E. M., Loveless, J. P., Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson), Bickel, K. L., Lehockey, K. A., Everhart, E. (2016).  The relationship between anger, frontal asymmetry, and the BIS/BAS subscales. The Journal of Nature and Science. 

Highsmith, J.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson), & Everhart, D. E. (2016). A Review of assessment of sleep disruption in adults following traumatic brain injury. International Journal of Neurorehabilitation, 3(4), 223.

Everhart, D. E., Loveless, J. P.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson)  (2016). The emerging importance of evaluation of pre-injury sleep characteristics among adolescents with traumatic brain injury.  International Journal of Neurorehabilitation, 3(3), 210.

Highsmith, J., Wuensch, K., Tran, T.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson) & Everhart, E. (2016).  It’s not what you expect: Feedback negativity is independent of reward expectation and affective responsivity in a non-probabilistic task. Brain Informatics, 1-13.

Everhart, D., E., Watson, E. M., Bickel, K. D.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson)   (2015). Right temporal lobe atrophy: A case that initially presented as excessive piety.  The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 29(7), 1053-67.    

Presentations:
Winters, A. R., Nicoletta, A. J., Watson, E., Everhart, D. E. (2018, February). Behavioral inhibition subscales relate to resting frontal asymmetry and sleep.  Poster to be presented at the 46th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Washington, D.C.

Watson, E. M., Nicoletta, A. J., Lehockey, K. A., & Everhart, D. E. (2018, February). Poor sleepers have delayed behavioral responses to positive sleep imagery.  Poster to be presented at the 46th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Washington, D.C.

Lehockey, K. A., Watson, E. M., Bickel, K. D., Nicoletta, A. J., & Everhart, D. E. (2018, February). The relationship between electrophysiology, behavioral activation, and CPAP nonadherence in a sample of adult patients with obstructive sleep apnea.  Poster to be presented at the 46th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Washington, D.C.

Winters, A. R., Nicoletta, A. J., Watson, E., & Everhart, D. E. (2017, October). Behavioral inhibition subscales relate to poor sleep and resting frontal asymmetry. Poster presented at the 19th Annual Neuroscience Symposium, Greenville, NC. 

Watson, E. M.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson), & Everhart, D. E. (2016, April). Is neuroticism keeping you up at night? Poster presented at the 37th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, D.C.

Watson, E. M.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson), & Everhart, D. E. (2016, April). Predictive utility of the mini IPIP in classification of type d behavior pattern. Poster presented at the 37th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, D. C.

Watson, E. M.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson), & Everhart, D. E. (2016, February). Neurophysiological behavioral inhibition (BIS) and behavioral activation (BAS) systems are related to sleep quality. Poster presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Boston, MA.

Watson, E. M.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson), Corson, A. T., & Everhart, D. E. (2015, November). Behavioral inhibition and resting frontal alpha asymmetry are related to sleep quality. Poster presented at the 17th Annual Neuroscience Symposium, Greenville, NC.

Highsmith, J. M., Lehockey, K. A., Watson, E. M., Loveless, J.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson), & Everhart, D. E. (2015, October). HRV and electrophysiological responses to errors vary by cognitive versus affective task framing. Poster presented at the 55th Annual Meeting of the Society for Psychophysiological Research, Seattle, WA.

Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson), Corson, A. T., Watson, E. M., Everhart, D. E. (2017, February).  Behavioral Inhibition and Baseline Frontal Asymmetry Are Associated with Sleep Quality Components.  Poster to be presented at the 45th Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, New Orleans, LA.

Loveless, J. P.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson) , & Everhart, D. E. (2017, January). The relationship between behavioral approach and emotion perception.  Poster to be presented at the 18th Annual Society for Personality and Social Psychology Convention, San Antonio, TX.

Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson), Winters, A. R., Corson, A. T., Watson, E. M., & Everhart, D. E. (2016, October).  Can’t sleep? Individual differences and resting frontal alpha asymmetry are related to insomnia and sleep quality components.  Poster presented at the 18th Annual Neuroscience Symposium, Greenville, NC.

Corson, A. T.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson), Watson, E. M., & Everhart, D. E. (2016, October).  P300 latency for positively-valenced sleep images is reduced in poor sleepers.  Poster presented at the 18th Annual Neuroscience Symposium, Greenville, NC.

Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson)  , Watson, E. M., Everhart, D. E. (2016, September). Baseline frontal alpha asymmetry is related to sleep and quality of life.  Poster presented at the 56th Annual Meeting of the Society for Psychophysiological Research, Minneapolis, MN.

Watson, E. M.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson),  Everhart, D. E. (2016, September). Poor sleepers have decreased P300 latency for positively-valenced sleep images.  Poster presented at the 56th Annual Meeting of the Society for Psychophysiological Research, Minneapolis, MN

Lehockey, K. A., Bickel, K.,  Nicoletta, A. J. (Stephenson), Watson, E. M., Highsmith, J., Everhart, D. E. (2016, September). P300 responses to novel positively valenced stimuli are negatively correlated with disengagement as a coping strategy.  Poster presented at the 56th Annual Meeting of the Society for Psychophysiological Research, Minneapolis, MN.

Ashley Rhodes:

Publications
Rhodes, A., Rosman, L., Cahill, J., Ingles, J., Murray, B., Tichnell, C., James, C. A., & Sears, S. F. (2016). Minding the Genes: a Multidisciplinary Approach towards Genetic Assessment of Cardiovascular Disease. Journal of Genetic Counseling, 1-8.
 
Loveless, J. P., Whited, M. C., Rhodes, A. C., & Cellucci, T. (2016). The blending of evidenced-based protocols in the treatment of borderline personality disorder: A case study. Clinical Case Studies, 1534650116658703.

Presentations
Cellucci, T., Trout, K., Sharp, M., Watson, E., Rhodes, A., Decker, M., & Everhat, E. (2016, August). Incorporating Effort Measures into University ADHD Evaluations. Poster presented at the 2016 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Denver, CO.

Jim Rossi:

Publications:
Carels, R., Rossi, J., Solar, C. & Selensky, J. (in press). Changes in perceived mate value and weight bias associated with former obesity status.  Stigma and Health.
 
Burmeister, J., Taylor, M., Rossi, J., Kiefner-Burmeister, A., Borushok, J. & Carels, R. (in press).  Reducing obesity stigma via a brief documentary film – a randomized trial. Stigma and Health.
 
Cross, N., Kiefner-Burmeister, A., Rossi, J., Borushok, J., Hinman, N., Burmeister, J. & Carels,  R. (in press).  Facial attractiveness, weight status and personality attribution: The role of attractiveness in weight stigma.  Obesity Research and Clinical Practice.  doi:10.1016/j.orcp.2016.03.007
 
Carels, R., Borushok, J., Taylor, M, Rossi, J., Hoffman, D., Burmeister, J., Hinman, N. & Marx, J. (2016).  A randomized trial comparing two approaches to weight loss.  Journal of Health Psychology, 19(2), 296-311. doi: 10.1177/1359105315619690
 
Carels, R., Rossi, J., Borushok, J., Taylor, M., Keifner-Burmeister, A., Cross, N, Hinman, N.  Burmeister, J.  (2015).  Changes in weight bias and perceived employability following weight loss and gain.  Obesity Surgery, 25(3). doi: 10.1007/s11695-014-1522-5
 

Presentations
Rossi, J., Taylor, M., Borushok J., Burmeister, J., Hinman, N & Carels, R. (2015).  The
influence of Source and Response Anchors on Judgments of Individuals with Obesity.  Poster presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine 35th annual national Conference.  San Antonio, TX April 25th, 2015.
 
Rossi, J., Taylor, M., Borushok, J., Burmeister, J.., & Carels, R. (2016).   An RCT examining
weight loss and maintenance outcomes between the  Diabetes Prevention Program and a novel weight loss approach. Poster to be presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine 36th annual national conference, Washington DC, March 31, 2016. 
 
Selensky, J., Rossi, J., Solar, C. & Carels R. (2016).  The effect of weight loss method on potential mate value.  Poster to be presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine 36th annual national conference, Washington DC, March 30, 2016.

Kelly Rudolph:

Publications:
Littleton, H., Grills, A. E., Layh, M. C., & Rudolph, K. A. (2017). Unacknowledged rape and re-victimization risk: Examination of potential mediators. Psychology of Women Quarterly.

Littleton, H., Layh, M., & Rudolph, K. (2016). Unacknowledged rape in the community: Rape characteristics and adjustment. Violence and Victims. 

Littleton, H., Dodd, J. C., & Rudolph, K. (2015). Psychosocial functioning within shooting-affected communities: Individual and community-level factors. In L. Wilson (Ed.), the Wiley Handbook of the Psychology of Mass Shootings. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 

Presentations:
Littleton, H. L., Layh, M.C., Rudolph, K. A., Haney, L., & Ullman, S. E. (2017, November). Sexual Assault Among College Men: A Quantitative and Qualitative Investigation. Symposium presented at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Chicago, IL.

Rudolph, K. & Littleton, H. Sexual Risk Behavior in College Women: A Test of Combined Peer Influence and Sexual Motive Model. (2017, August). Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington D.C.

Littleton, H., Layh, M., Rudolph, K. A., Haney, L. (2017, August). Evaluation of the SES-R as a Sexual Screening Measure. Symposium conducted at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Washington D.C.

Littleton, H. L., Rudolph, K. A., Layh, M. C. Unacknowledged Rape in College Women. Symposium presented at the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL, May 27-29, 2016.

Jen Selensky:

Publications
Carels, R. A., Rossi, J., Solar, C., & Selensky, J. C. (2017). An ecological momentary assessment of weight stigma among weight loss participants. Journal of Health Psychology, 1359105317692855.

Carels, R.A., Rossi, J., Solar, C., & Selensky, J.C. (2017). Changes in perceived mate value and weight bias associated with former obesity status. Stigma and Health, doi:10.1037/sah0000071

Carels, R. A., Selensky, J. C., Rossi, J., Solar, C., & Hlavka, R. (2017). A novel stepped-care approach to weight loss: The role of self-monitoring and health literacy in treatment outcomes. Eating Behaviors, 26, 76-82.

Presentations
Selensky, J.S. & Carels, R.A. (2018, April). Barriers to behavioral weight loss. Poster to be presented at the 39th annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA.   

Selensky, J.C., Rossi, J., Solar, C. & Carels R.A. (2016, March). The effect of weight loss method on potential mate value. Poster presented at the 37th Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, D.C.   

Selensky, J. C., Rossi, J., Solar, C., Hlavka, R., & Carels, R. A. (2017, April). A novel stepped-care approach to weight loss: The role of self-monitoring and health literacy in treatment outcomes. Poster presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, CA.

Meghan Sharp:

 Presentations
Cellucci, T., Watson, E., Rhodes, A., Decker, M., Sharp, M., Trout, K., & Everhart, E. (August, 2016).Incorporating Effort Measures into University ADHD Evaluations. Poster presented at the APA Annual Convention, Denver, CO.
 
Sharp, M. (April, 2016). Testing a model of the development of PTSD in mothers of infants admitted to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Oral presentation at the 10th Annual ECU Research & Creative Achievement Week, Greenville, NC.

Sharp, M., Taylor, D., Roberts, B., Tucci-Herron, J., Walcott, C., & Dolbier, C. (April, 2016). Assessing Barriers to Parental Involvement in Care of Infants in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and a Special Care Nursery. Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the National Perinatal Association, Houston, TX.
 
Sharp, M., & Dolbier, C. (April, 2016). Examining Relationships between Traumatic Childbirth and Maternal Mental Health in NICU and non-NICU Mothers. Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the National Perinatal Association, Houston, TX.
 
Forrest, L., Donica, D., Jones, S., Dolbier, C., Harrell, S., Russell, A., Sharp, M., & Walcott, C. (April, 2016). Assessing Barriers to Parental Involvement in Care of Infants in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and a Special Care Nursery. Poster presented by colleague at the American Occupational Therapy Association Annual Conference & Expo, Chicago, IL.
 
Taylor, D., Sharp, M., Roberts, B., Tucci-Herron, J., Walcott, C., & Dolbier, C. (April, 2016). Parental Visitation of Infants in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Special Care Nursery: Barriers, Reasons, and Facilitators. Poster presented at the 10th Annual ECU Research & Creative Achievement Week, Greenville, NC.
 
Sharp, M., & Dolbier, C. (March, 2016). Predictors of Traumatic Childbirth and Poor Maternal Mental Health. Poster presented at the 37th Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, DC.
 
Anderson, S., Sharp, M., & Dolbier, C. (March, 2016).Examining Proposed Mechanisms of Mindfulness. Poster presented at the 37th Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, DC.

Sharp, M., Trout, K., Carraway, M., Decker, M., Solar, C., & Russo, D. (October, 2016). Discussing Suicidality and Risk with Patients in Primary Care: Strategies for Medical Providers. Poster presented at the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association Conference, Charlotte, NC.
 
Sharp, M., Solar, C., Carraway, M., Adams, A., Trout, K., Decker, M., Kirian, K., Russo, D., & Cummings, D. (October, 2016). Predictors of Adherence to Behavioral Health Visits in Integrated Primary Care. Poster presented at the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association Conference, Charlotte, NC.
 
Trout, K., Sharp, M., Decker, M., Carraway, M., & Russo, D. (October, 2016). Integrated Training for Integrated Care: Genesis of a 5 Year Development of Behavioral Health in Primary Care. Oral presentation at the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association Conference, Charlotte, NC.

Chelsey Solar

Publications
Carels, R., Rossi, J., Solar, C. & Selensky, J. (in press). Changes in perceived mate value and weight bias associated with former obesity status.  Stigma and Health.

Swift, D. L., Dover, S. E., Nevels, T. R., Solar, C. A., Brophy, P. M., Hall, T. R., .. & Lutes, L. D. (2015). The intervention composed of aerobic training and non-exercise physical activity (I-CAN) study: Rationale, design and methods. Contemporary clinical trials, 45, 435-442.

Littlewood, K., Cummings, D. M., Lutes, L., & Solar, C. (2015). Psychometric properties of the Family Support Scale adapted for African American women with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Ethnicity & disease, 25(2), 193-199.

Presentations
Sharp, M., Solar, C., Carraway, M., Trout, K., Decker, M., Adams, A. & Russo, D. (October, 2016). Predictors of integrated care behavioral health visits.  Poster will be presented at the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association Annual Conference, Charlotte, NC.

Sharp, M., Trout, K., Carraway, M., Decker, M., Solar, C., & Russo, D. (October, 2016). Discussing suicidality and risk with patients in primary care: Strategies for medical providers. Poster will be presented at the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association Annual Conference, Charlotte, NC.

Solar, C., Lutes, L., Nevels, T., McCarty, B., Brophy, P., & Swift, D. (April, 2016) Life satisfaction changes following aerobic training plus non- exercise physical activity intervention: results from I-CAN. Poster presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.

Carraway, M., Lutes, L., Cummings, D., Solar, C., Hambidge, B., Kirian, K., Littlewood, K., & Patil, S. (April, 2016) A collaborative stepped care intervention for type 2 diabetes mellitus, depression, and diabetes-related distress. Poster presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.

Solar, A.C., Carter-Stanley, R., Lutes, L. (April, 2016) TRACIT: Comparison of dietary self-monitoring adherence using targeted vs. traditional monitoring in young adults. Poster presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.

Selensky, J., Rossi, J., Solar, C., & Carels, R. (April, 2016) The effect of weight loss method on mate value. Poster presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.


Juliann Stalls-Jernigan:


Publication
Wirtz, D., Stalls, J., Scollon, C., Wuensch, K. L. (2016). Is the good life characterized by self-control? Perceived regulatory success and judgments of life quality. The Journal of Positive Psychology, 1-12. doi: 10.1080/17439760.2016.1152503

Presentations
Stalls, J., Thornton, S., Kline, K., Campbell, L. (2016, March). Individual and social factors associated with smoking behavior of undergraduates: Implications for cancer prevention. Poster presentation at the American Psychosocial Oncology Society Conference. San Diego, CA.

Campbell, L., Stalls, J., Thonton, S., Campbell, C. (2016, March). Patient centered tailoring of a supportive care intervention for African American prostate cancer survivors. Poster presentation at the American Psychosocial Oncology Society Conference. San Diego, CA

Krystal Trout:

Publications
Sufrinko, A., Valrie, C., Lanzo, L, Exum, K., Trout, K., Ladd, R. J., & Everhart, D. E. (2015). Empirical validation of a short version of the Adolescent Sleep Wake Scale using a sample of ethnically diverse adolescents from an economically disadvantage community. Sleep Medicine, 16, 1204-1206. PMCID: PMC4592519.

Presentations
Trout, K., Sharp, M., Decker, M., Carraway, M., & Russo, D. (2016, October). Integrated Training for Integrated Care: Genesis of a 5 Year Development of Behavioral Health in Primary Care. Oral presentation at the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association Annual Conference, Charlotte, NC.

Sharp, M., Trout, K., Carraway, M., Decker, M., Solar, C., & Russo, D. (2016, October). Discussing Suicidality and Risk with Patients in Primary Care: Strategies for Medical and Behavioral Health Providers. Poster presented at the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association Annual Conference, Charlotte, NC.
 
Sharp, M., Solar, C., Carraway, M., Adams, A.,Trout, K., Decker, M., Kirian, K., Russo, D., & Cummings, D. (2016, October). Predictors of Adherence to Behavioral Health Visits in Integrated Primary Care. Poster presented at the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association Conference, Charlotte, NC.
 
Cellucci, T., Watson, E., Rhodes, A., Decker, M., Sharp, M., Trout, K., & Everhat, E. (2016, August). Incorporating Effort Measures into University ADHD Evaluations. Poster presented at the 2016 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Denver, CO.

Trout, K., Ladd, R., Bond, K., Fuh, B., & Valrie, C. (2015, October). Fatigue in children and adolescents with sickle cell disease. Oral presentation at the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America 43rd Annual Convention, Baltimore, MD.

Trout, K.L., Huber, N.L., Ladd, R.J., Bond, K.E., & Valrie, C.R. (2016, April). The Effects of Sleep, Pain, and Fatigue on Quality of Life in Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease. Poster presented at the 2016 Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA.

Andrea Winters:

Presentations
Stephenson, A. J., Winters, A. R., Corson, A. T., Watson, E. M., & Everhart, D. E. (2016, October).  Can’t sleep? Individual differences and resting frontal alpha asymmetry are related to insomnia and sleep quality components.  Poster presented at the 18th Annual Neuroscience Symposium, Greenville, NC.
 
MacDonald, C., Johnson, A., Douay, B., Evans, N., Helmer, P., Sullivan, B., Tong, M., Winters, A., Dikmen, S., Fann, J., & Temkin, N. (2016, August). Preliminary comparison of 1 and 5 year follow up in active duty blast TBI and combat controls – evolution not resolution of symptoms. Podium presentation presented at the Military Health Systems Research Symposium, Orlando, FL.