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PSYC 8573 Child And Adolescent Health: Welcome & Course Readings

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PSYC 8573 Required Course Readings


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Aderka, I. M., Appelbaum-Namdar, E., Shafran, N., & Gilboa-Schechtman, E. (2011). Sudden gains in prolonged exposure for children and adolescents with posttraumatic stress disorder. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 79(4), 441–446.

Allen, K. D., Mathews, J. R., & Shriver, M. D. (1999). Children and recurrent headaches: Assessment and treatment implications for school psychologists. School Psychology Review, 28(2), 266–279.

Anthony, H., Paxton, S., Bines, J., & Phelan, P. (1999). Psychosocial predictors of adherence to nutritional recommendations and growth outcomes in children with cystic fibrosis. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 47(6), 623–634.

Audrain-McGovern, J., Rodriguez, D., & Kassel, J. D. (2009). Adolescent smoking and depression: Evidence for self-medication and peer smoking mediation. Addiction, 104(10), 1743–1756.

Carr, A. (1999). Anorexia and bulimia nervosa. In Handbook of child and adolescent clinical psychology: A contextual approach (pp. 668–698). New York, NY: Routledge.

Carr, A. (1999). Drug Abuse. In Handbook of child and adolescent clinical psychology: A contextual approach (pp. 571–613). New York, NY: Routledge.

Carr, A. (1999). Somatic problems. In Handbook of child and adolescent clinical psychology: A contextual approach (pp. 550–556). New York, NY: Routledge.

Clark, C. D. (2003). Enduring childhood asthma. In In sickness and in play: Children coping with chronic illness (pp. 43–90). New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University.

Clark, C. D. (2003). Imaginal coping. In In sickness and in play: Children coping with chronic illness (pp. 91–138). New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University.

Clark, C. D. (2003). Juvenile diabetes. In In sickness and in play: Children coping with chronic illness (pp. 6–42). New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University.

Coleman, C. A., Friedman, A. G., & Burright, R. G. (1998). The relationship of daily stress and health-related behaviors to adolescents' cholesterol levels. Adolescence, 33(130), 447–460.

Crosland, A., Gordon, I., & Payne, A. (2009). Living with childhood asthma: Parental perceptions of risk in the household environment and strategies for coping. Primary Health Care Research and Development, 10(2), 109–116.

Curtis-Tyler, K. (2011). Levers & barriers to patient-centered care with children: Findings from a synthesis of studies of the experiences of children living with type 1 diabetes or asthma. Child: Care, Health and Development, 37(4), 540–550.

Davis, G. L., Parra, G. R., & Phipps, S. (2010). Parental posttraumatic stress symptoms due to childhood cancer and child outcomes: Investigation of the role of child anger regulation. Children's Health Care, 39(3), 173–184.

de Anda, D., Baroni, S., Boskin, L., Buchwald, L., Morgan, J., Ow, J., & Weiss, R. (2000). Stress, stressors and coping among high school students. Children and Youth Services Review, 22(6), 441–463.

Deykin, E. Y., Levy, J. C., & Wells, V. (1987). Adolescent depression, alcohol and drug abuse. American Journal of Public Health, 77(2), 178–182.

Dominé, F., Berchtold, A., Akré, C., Michaud, P., & Suris, J. (2009). Disordered eating behaviors: What about boys? Journal of Adolescent Health, 44(2), 111–117.

Drotar, D., Witherspoon, D. O., & Zebracki, K. (2006). Ethical issues in conducting psychological interventions. In Psychological interventions in childhood chronic illness (pp. 105–120). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Drotar, D., Witherspoon, D. O., & Zebracki, K. (2006). Psychological interventions: Asthma. In Psychological interventions in childhood chronic illness (pp. 123–138). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Drotar, D., Witherspoon, D. O., & Zebracki, K. (2006). Psychological interventions: Cystic fibrosis. In Psychological interventions in childhood chronic illness (pp. 203–219). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Drotar, D., Witherspoon, D. O., & Zebracki, K. (2006). Psychological interventions: Diabetes. In Psychological interventions in childhood chronic illness (pp. 139–155). Washington, DC : American Psychological Association.

Drotar, D., Witherspoon, D. O., & Zebracki, K. (2006). Psychological interventions: Pediatric cancer. In Psychological interventions in childhood chronic illness (pp. 157 –177). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Felker, K. R., & Stivers, C. (1994). The relationship of gender and family environment to eating disorder risk in adolescents. Adolescence, 29(116), 821–834.

Gelhaar, T., Seiffge-Krenke, I., Borge, A., Cicognani, E., Cunha, M., Loncaric, D., & ... Metzke, C. W. (2007). Adolescent coping with everyday stressors: A seven-nation study of youth from Central, Eastern, Southern, and Northern Europe. European Journal of Developmental Psychology, 4(2), 129–156.

Goldbeck, L. (2001). Parental coping with the diagnosis of childhood cancer: Gender effects, dissimilarity within couples, and quality of life. Psycho-Oncology, 10(4).

Gorin, S. S., & McAuliffe, P. (2008). Implications of childhood cancer survivors in the classroom and the school. Health Education, 109(1), 25–48.

Hampel, P., Rudolph, H., Stachow, R., & Petermann, F. (2003). Multimodal patient education program with stress management for childhood and adolescent asthma. Patient Education and Counseling, 49(1), 59-66.

Hampel, P., Rudolph, H., Stachow, R., Laβ-Lentzsch, A., & Petermann, F. (2005). Coping among children and adolescents with chronic illness. Anxiety, Stress & Coping: An International Journal, 18(2), 145–155.

Hampson, S. E., Skinner, T. C., Hart, J., Storey, L., Gage, H., Foxcroft, D., & … McEvilly, E. A. (2000). Behavioral interventions with adolescents with type 1 diabetes: How effective are they? Diabetes Care, 23(9), 1416–1422.

Hautala, L. A., Junnila, J., Helenius, H., Väänänen, A., Liuksila, P., Räihä, H., & ... Saarijärvi, S. (2008). Towards understanding gender differences in disordered eating among adolescents. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 17(13), 1803–1813. 

Hema, D. A., Roper, S. O., Nehring, J. W., Call, A., Mandleco, B. L., & Dyches, T. T. (2009). Daily stressors and coping responses of children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes. Child: Care, Health and Development, 35(3), 330–339.

Huemer, J. J., Erhart, F. F., & Steiner, H. H. (2010). Posttraumatic stress disorder in children and adolescents: A review of psychopharmacological treatment. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 41(6), 624–640.

Janicke, D. M., Mitchell, M. J., Quittner, A. L., Piazza-Waggoner, C., & Stark, L. (2008). The impact of behavioral intervention on family interactions at mealtime in pediatric cystic fibrosis. Children’s Health Care, 37(1), 49–66.

Kenardy, J., Cobham, V., Nixon, R. V., McDermott, B., & March, S. (2010). Protocol for a randomized controlled trial of risk screening and early intervention comparing child and family-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy for PTSD in children following accidental injury. BMC Psychiatry, 10, 92.

Kowal, A. & Pritchard, D. W. (1990). Psychological characteristics of children who suffer from headache: A research note. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 31(4), 637–649.

Kuo, B. C. H. (2011). Culture’s consequences on coping: Theories, evidences, and dimensionalities. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 42(6), 1084–1100.

Lang, D. L., Salazar, L.F., Crosby, R. A., DiClemente, R. J., Brown, L. K., & Donenberg, G. R. (2010). Neighborhood environment, sexual risk behaviors and acquisition of sexually transmitted infections among adolescents diagnosed with psychological disorders. American Journal of Community Psychology, 46(3–4), 303–311.

Lengua, L. J., Long, A. C., & Meltzoff, A. N. (2006). Pre-attack stress-load, appraisals, and coping in children's responses to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 47(12), 1219–1227.

Liakopoulou-Kairis, M., Alifieraki, T., Protagora, D., Korpa, T., Kondyli, K., Dimosthenous, E., & Kovanis, T. (2002). Recurrent abdominal pain and headache: Psychopathology, life events, and family functioning. European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 11(3), 115–122.

Lima, L., Guerra, M. P., & de Lemos, M. S. (2010). The psychological adjustment of children with asthma: Study of associated variables. The Spanish Journal of Psychology, 13(1), 353–363.

López-Guimerà, G., Levine, M. P., Sánchez-Carracedo, D., & Fauquet, J. (2010). Influence of mass media on body image and eating disordered attitudes and behaviors in females: A review of effects and processes. Media Psychology, 13(4), 387–416.

Lorberg, B., Wilens, T. E., Martelon, M., Wong, P., & Parcell, T. (2010). Reasons for substance use among adolescents with bipolar disorder. The American Journal on Addictions, 19(6), 474–480.

Magaldi-Dopman, D., & Park-Taylor, J. (2010). Sacred adolescence: Practical suggestions for psychologists working with adolescents' religious and spiritual identity. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 41(5), 382–390.

Margolin, G., & Vickerman, K. A. (2011). Posttraumatic stress in children and adolescents exposed to family violence: I. Overview and issues. Couple and Family Psychology: Research and Practice, 1(S), 63–73.

Marsac, M. L., Funk, J. B., & Nelson, L., (2006). Coping styles, psychological functioning and quality of life in children with asthma. Child: Care, Health, and Development, 33(4), 360–367.

Maurice-Stam, H., Oort, F. J., Last, B. F., & Grootenhuis, M. A. (2009). A predictive model of health-related quality of life in young adult survivors of childhood cancer. European Journal of Cancer Care, 18(4), 339–349.

Minehan, J. A., Newcomb, M. D., & Galaif, E. R. (2000). Predictors of adolescent drug use: Cognitive abilities, coping strategies and purpose in life. Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse, 10(2), 33–52.

Muise, A. M., Stein, D. G., & Arbess, G. (2003). Eating disorders in adolescent boys: A review of the adolescent and young adult literature. Journal of Adolescent Health, 33(6), 427–435.

Norberg, A., & Green, A. (2007). Stressors in the daily life of parents after a child's successful cancer treatment. Journal of Psychosocial Oncology, 25(3), 113–122.

Parker, E. A., Israel, B. A., Robins, T. G., Mentz, G., Lin, X., Brakefield-Caldwell, W., & ... Lewis, T. C. (2008). Evaluation of community action against asthma: A community health worker intervention to improve children's asthma-related health by reducing household environmental triggers for asthma. Health Education & Behavior, 35(3), 376–395.

Robinson, K. (2010). A study of young lesbian and gay people's school experiences. Educational Psychology in Practice, 26(4), 331–351.

Rodenburg, R., Wagner, J. L., Austin, J. K., Kerr, M., & Dunn, D. W. (2011). Psychosocial issues for children with epilepsy. Epilepsy & Behavior, 22(1), 47–54.

Roper, S. O., Call, A., Leishman, J., Ratcliffe, G. C., Mandleco, B. L., Dyches, T. T., & Marshall, E. S. (2009). Type 1 diabetes: Children and adolescents’ knowledge and questions. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 65(8), 1705–1714.

Sachs, H., & Barrett, R. P. (1995). Seizure disorders: A review for school psychologists. School Psychology Review, 24(2), 131–145.

Salafia, E. H., & Lemer, J. L. (2012). Associations between multiple types of stress and disordered eating among girls and boys in middle school. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 21(1), 148–157.

Salamon, K. S., Hains, A. A., Fleischman, K. M., Davies, W. H., & Kichler, J. (2010). Improving adherence in social situations for adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM): A pilot study. Primary Care Diabetes, 4(1), 47–55.

Santacroce, S. J., Asmus, K. A., Kadan-Lottick, N., & Grey, M. (2010). Feasibility and preliminary outcomes from a pilot study of coping skills training for adolescent-young adult survivors of childhood cancer and their parents. Journal of Pediatric Oncology Nursing, 27(1), 10–20.

Scheeringa, M. S., Weems, C. F., Cohen, J. A., Amaya‐Jackson, L., & Guthrie, D. (2011). Trauma‐focused cognitive‐behavioral therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder in three‐through six year‐old children: A randomized clinical trial. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 52(8 ), 853–860.

Seth, P., Patel, S. N., Sales, J. M., DiClemente, R. J., Wingood, G. M., & Rose, E. S. (2011). The impact of depressive symptomatology on risky sexual behavior and sexual communication among African American female adolescents. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 16(3), 346–356.

Shore, C. P., Buelow, J. M., Austin, J. K., & Johnson, C. S. (2009). Continuing psychosocial care needs in children with new-onset epilepsy and their parents. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, 41(5), 244–250.

Skinner, T. C., John, M., & Hampson, S. E. (2000). Social support and personal models of diabetes as predictors of self-care and well-being: A longitudinal study of adolescents with diabetes. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 25(4), 257–267.

Stark, L. J., Jelalian, E., Janicke, D. M., Opipari, L. C., Powers, S. W., Mulvihill, M. M., &. Hovell, M. F. (2005). Child behavior and parent management strategies at mealtimes in families with a school-age child with cystic fibrosis. Health Psychology, 24(3), 274–280.

Stark, L. J., Opipari, L. C., Spieth, L. E., Jelalian, E., Quittner, A. L., Higgins, L., & ... Mackner, L., (2003). Contribution of behavior therapy to dietary treatment in cystic fibrosis: A randomized controlled study within 2-year follow-up. Behavior Therapy, 34(2), 237–258.

Story, M., Nanney, M. S., & Schwartz, M. B. (2009). Schools and obesity prevention: Creating school environments and policies to promote healthy eating and physical activity. Milbank Quarterly, 87(1), 71–100.

Thompson, D., Baranowski, T., Cullen, K., Watson, K., Liu, Y., Canada, A., & ... Zakeri, I. (2008). Food, fun, and fitness internet program for girls: Pilot evaluation of an e-Health youth obesity prevention program examining predictors of obesity. Preventive Medicine, 47(5), 494–497.

Tomlinson, K. L., & Brown, S. A. (2012). Self-medication or social learning? A comparison of models to predict early adolescent drinking. Addictive Behaviors, 37(2), 179–186.

Toro, J., Castro, J., Gila, A., & Pombo, C. (2005). Assessment of sociocultural influences on the body shape model in adolescent males with anorexia nervosa. European Eating Disorders Review, 13(5), 351–359.

Touchette, E., Henegar, A., Godart, N. T., Pryor, L., Falissard, B., Tremblay, R. E., & Côté, S. M. (2011). Subclinical eating disorders and their comorbidity with mood and anxiety disorders in adolescent girls. Psychiatry Research, 185(1–2), 185–192.

Van De Ven, M. O., Engels, R. C., Sawyer, S. M., Otten, R., & Van Den Eijnden, R. J. (2007). The role of coping strategies in quality of life of adolescents with asthma. Quality of Life Research: An International Journal of Quality of Life Aspects of Treatment, Care, & Rehabilitation, 16(4), 625–634.

Vesco, A. T., Anderson, B. J., Laffel, L. M., Dolan, L. M., Ingerski, L. M., & Hood, K. K. (2010). Responsibility sharing between adolescents with type 1 diabetes and their caregivers: Importance of adolescent perceptions on diabetes management and control. Journal of pediatric psychology, 35(10), 1168–1177.

Wakefield, C. E., McLoone, J., Goodenough, B., Lenthen, K., Cairns, D. R., & Cohn, R. J. (2010). The psychosocial impact of completing childhood cancer treatment: A systematic review of the literature. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 35(3), 262–274.

Welch-Brewer, C. L., & Roberts-Lewis, A. C. (2011). Examining the psychosocial functioning and characteristics of incarcerated girls with a substance use disorder. Child & Adolescent Social Work Journal, 28(3), 175–187.

Whitsett, S. F., Gudmundsdottir, M., Davies, B., McCarthy, P., & Friedman, D. (2008). Chemotherapy-related fatigue in childhood cancer: Correlates, consequences, and coping strategies. Journal of Pediatric Oncology Nursing, 25(2), 86–96.

Wilens, T. E., Adamson, J., Sgambati, S., Whitley, J., Santry, A., Monuteaux, M. C., & Biederman, J. (2007). Do individuals with ADHD self-medicate with cigarettes and substances of abuse? Results from a controlled family study of ADHD. The American Journal on Addictions, 16(Suppl 1), 14–23.

Wysocki, T., Harris, M. A., Buckloh, L. M., Mertlich, D., Lochrie, A. S., Taylor, A., Sadler, M., & White, N. H. (2008). Randomized, controlled trial of behavioral family systems therapy for diabetes: Maintenance and generalization of effects on parent-adolescent communication. Behavior Therapy, 39(1), 33–46.

Ziaian, T., Sawyer, M. G., Reynolds, K. E., Carbone, J. A., Clark, J. J., Baghurst, P. A., & …French, D. J. (2006). Treatment burden and health-related quality of life of children with diabetes, cystic fibrosis and asthma. Journal of Pediatrics and Child Health, 42(10), 596–600.

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