Select Presentations by Graduate Students

Click here for a list of presentations at GSA, 2014: HDFS graduate students and faculty presentations, posters, and symposium.

Selected current and past conference presentations. (HDFS graduate students in BOLD)

SOCIETY FOR PREVENTION RESEARCH

Abenavoli, R.M., Greenberg, M.T., & Bierman, K.L. (2014, May). Kindergarten school readiness profiles predict 2nd grade competence. Poster presented at the 22nd Annual Conference of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, D.C.

Abenavoli, R.M., Harris, A.R., Katz, D.A., Gildea, S.M., Jennings, P.A., & Greenberg, M.T. (2013, May). The protective effects of mindfulness against emotional exhaustion among educators. Poster presented at the 21st annual conference of the Society for Prevention Research, San Francisco, California.

Bamberger, K.T. (2014, May). Influences on patterns of parents’ engagement and participation behaviors in family prevention programs. Paper symposium organized for the Society for Prevention Research 22nd Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.

Bamberger, K.T., & Coatsworth, J.D. (2013, May). An expanded conceptual model of participant engagement for prevention and intervention research. Poster presented at the Society for Prevention Research 21st Annual Conference in San Francisco, CA.

Cox, J.A., Smith, E.A., & Caldwell, L.L. (2013 May). The context of sexual coercion among South African youth: Perpetrator tactics and characteristics. Paper to be presented at the Society for Prevention Research Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Harris, A.R., Jennings, P.A., Abenavoli, R.M., Katz, D.A., Schussler, D., & Greenberg, M.T., (May, 2014). Preventing educator stress and promoting wellbeing with a brief daily intervention: Results from the CALM (Comprehensive Approach to Learning Mindfulness) program. In Jennings, P. (Chair). Mindfulness-based approaches for supporting educators’ social-emotional skills and wellbeing. Symposium presented at the 2014 annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research.

Harris, A.R., Jennings, P.A., Abenavoli, R.M., Katz, D.A., Schussler, D., & Greenberg, M.T. (May, 2014). Preventing educator stress and promoting wellbeing with a brief daily intervention: Results from the CALM (Comprehensive Approach to Learning Mindfulness) Program. Paper presented at the 22nd Annual Conference of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, D.C.

Henneberger, A. K., Gest, S. D., & Zadzora, K. (2014) May. Peer processes targeted within universal school-based substance use prevention programs. Paper symposium submitted to the Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, DC.

Katz, D.A., Gildea, S.M., Harris, A.R., Abenavoli, R.M., Greenberg, M.T., Jennings, P.A., & Klein, L.C. (2013, May). Associations between physiology and self-report indicators of educators’ health and wellbeing. Poster presented at the 21st annual conference of the Society for Prevention Research, San Francisco, California.

Katz, D.A., Harris, A.R., Jennings, P.A., Abenavoli, R.M., & Greenberg, M.T. (2014, May). Studying changes in educators' stress physiology in the context of a school-based intervention to promote educator wellbeing. Paper presented at the 22nd Annual Conference of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, D.C.

Li, J. C., Welsh, J. A., DiNallo, J. M., & Gest, S.D. (2014, May). Parental management of lifestyle behaviors associated with childhood obesity: Associations with child weight-status and behaviors in middle childhood. Poster presented at the Society for Prevention Research 22nd Annual Meeting.

Madill, R., & Gest, S. (2013, May). Transactional Associations between Academic Skills and Social Competence from Kindergarten to Third Grade. Poster presented at the 2013 conference of the Society for Prevention Research in San Francisco, CA.

Madill, R., Gest, S., & Rodkin, P. (2013, May). Understanding the benefits of teachers’ knowledge of student friendships. Paper presented at the 2013 conference of the Society for Prevention Research in San Francisco, CA.

Madill, R., Gest, S., & Rodkin, P. (2014, May). Teacher Attunement to Student Friendships: Associations with Victimization in Elementary School Classrooms. Paper presented at the 2014 conference of the Society for Prevention Research in Washington, DC.

Maas, M. K., Katz, D., & Vasilenko, S. (2013). Gender differences in idealized and actual romantic relationships events in adolescents: Implications for preventative safe-sex interventions. Poster presented at the Society for Prevention Research Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Wegner, L., Jacobs, J.J., Cox, J.A., Weybright, E. H., Smith, E. A., Caldwell, L.L., Caldwell, L.L., Graham, J., Collins, L.M., Vergnani, T., & Mathews, C. (2013 May). Methamphetamine use and sexual risk behavior among high school students in Cape Town South Africa. Poster to be presented at the Society for Prevention Research Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Zadzora, K., Gest, S. D., Madill, R. A., & Rodkin, P. C. (2014 May). Elementary school teachers’ perspectives on managing social relationships in the classroom. Poster submitted to the Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, DC.

Zadzora, K., Miller, A., Madill, R. A., Gest, S. D., & Rodkin, P. C. (2013). Teaching practices, classroom social cohesiveness, and student perceptions of relatedness in elementary school. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, San Francisco, CA.

SOCIETY FOR RESEARCH ON ADOLESCENCE

Beal, S.J., Dorn, L.D., & Gayles, J. G. (2014, March). Smoking as a predictor of depressive symptoms in adolescent girls: Variability by stability and change in cigarette use. Paper presented at the 15th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Austin, TX.

Doughty, S.E. & McHale, S.M. (2014, March). Reciprocity of sibling disclosure: Developmental patterns and relationship correlates. Talk presented at the Biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescents, Austin, TX.

Griffin, A., Schlomer, G. L., Cleveland, H.H., & Vandenbergh, D. (March, 2014). Differential Susceptibility to Effects of Peer Pressure and Positive Friend Support on Alcohol Expectation During Adolescence. Poster presented at the Biennial Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA) Conference, Austin, TX.

Harris, A.R., Syvertsen, A.K., Abenavoli, R.M. (March, 2014). “I thought it was the right thing to do”: Urban adolescents’ motivations and perceived barriers to improving their schools. In Oosterhoff, B. (Chair). Who makes a difference? Adolescent beliefs about civic agents. Symposium presented at the 2014 biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence.

Kim, P. S., Bámaca-Colbert, M. Y., Conger, R. D., Robins, R. W., & Widamin, K. F., 2014. “The Acculturation Gap in Mexican-Origin Families: Exploring the Salience of Behavioral and Value Domains over Time.” Presented at SRA 2014 Biennial Meeting, (Austin, TX).

Laible, D. J., Froimson, J., Karahuta, E., Murphy, T., & Augustine, M. E. (2014, March). Predicting adolescent prosocial and aggressive behaviors: The roles of attachment and moral affect and cognition. Poster presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence,Austin, TX.

Lefkowitz, E. S., Wesche, R., & Vasilenko, S. A. (2014, March). Longitudinal development of sexual behaviors during late adolescence: Exploring the role of relationship context. In L. O’Sullivan (chair) Behind closed doors: A closer examination of the relationship contexts and dynamics of young people’s sexual lives. Paper presented at The Society for Research on Adolescence, Austin, TX.

Madill, R., & Gest, S. (2014, April). Seating arrangements in 5th-grade classrooms: Do proximal classmates influence student behavior? Paper presented at the 2014 conference of the Society for Research on Adolescents in Austin, TX.

Maas, M. K. & Lefkowitz, E.S. (2014) Sexual esteem in emerging adulthood: Associations with sexual behavior, contraception use, and romantic relationships. Poster presented at the 15th Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting, Austin, TX.

Waterman, E. A., Wesche, R., & Lefkowitz, E. S. (2014 March). Peer relationship predictors of peer communication about sex. Poster presented at The Society for Research on Adolescence, Austin, TX.

Xia, M., Fosco, G.M., & Grych, J.H. (March, 2014). Initial Investigation on Adolescent’s Schematic Representation of Interparental Conflict: Implications for Adolescent Outcomes. Poster, Society for Research on Adolescence, Austin, TX.

GERONTOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA

Bangerter, L. R., Zarit, S. H., & Fingerman, K. (2014, November). Mother’s life problems: Differential impact and resources for offspring depressive symptoms. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

Bangerter, L. R., Heid, A. R., Zarit, S. H., & Fingerman, K. (2014, November). Spousal involvement in medical decisions: Implications for perceived health of older adults. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

DePasquale, N., Polenick, C. A., Almeida, D., Bray, J., Hinde, J., Moen, P., & Hammer L. B. (2014, November). Family care and health behavior among men: Does relationship quality matter? Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.

Freed, S., Silwinski, M., Almeida, D., Smyth, J., Lipton, R. B., & Katz, M. J. (2014, November). The impact of chronic stress on rumination, anxiety, depression, and age. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, D.C.

Hyun, J., Almeida, D., Smyth, J., Katz, M. J., Lipton, R. B., & Sliwinski, M. (2014, November). The roles of age and cognitive function in moderating the relationship between job demand and emotional distress. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

Koffer, R., Ram, N., Coccia, M., Conroy, D. & Almeida, D. M. (2013, November). Age-related Differences in Exposure and Reactivity to Daily Stress across 60 Days and 70 Years. Presented at the Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference. New Orleans, LA.

Koffer, R., Lee, S., Mogle, J., & Almeida D. (2014, November). Assessing the Effect of daily stressor reactivity on financial well-being across adulthood. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

Lee, S., Almeida, D. M., & Mogle, J. A. (2013). Positive affect and changes in daily physical activities across adulthood. Poster presented at the 66th Annual Scientific Meeting of The Gerontological Society of America (GSA). New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.

Lee, S., Koffer, R., Sprague, B. N., & Almeida, D. (2014, November). Diversity of daily activities and age-related changes in subjective well-being. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

Liu, Y., Kim, K., & Zarit, S. H. Until poor health do us part: Tracking physical health of family caregivers of individuals with dementia in the context of caregiving transitions. Presented at the 66th Annual Scientific Meeting of Gerontological Society of America, New Orleans, LA.

Liu, Y., Ram, N., Kim K., Almeida, D., & Zarit, S. H. (2014, November) Daily fluctuations in negative affect for family caregivers of individuals with dementia: Effect of daily experiences and adult day services. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

Mogle, J., Koffer, R., Swenson, J., Krannitz, M., Mineo, C., & Almeida, D. (2014, November). A daily diary assessment of financial worries and behaviors: Effects of age and gender. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

Munoz, E., Mogle, J., Scott, S., Silwinski, M., Smyth, J., & Almeida D. (2014, November). Facets of neuroticism differentially predict exposure and reactivity to daily events. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington DC.

Munoz, E., Scott, S., Mogle, J., Sliwinski, M., Smyth, J., & Almeida, D. (2014, November). Individual differences in affective reactivity to daily uplifts. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

Polenick, C. A., & Martire, L. M. (2013, November). Caregiver attributions for late-life depression and their associations with caregiver burden. Paper presented at the 66th Annual Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, New Orleans, LA.

Polenick, C. A., Martire, L. M., & Hemphill, R. C. (2014, November). Longitudinal associations between illness severity in osteoarthritis patients and spouse well-being. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

Rovine, M., & Lo, L. (2013). Using a Continuous Version of the Binomial Effect Size Display to Estimate the Number of Individuals Affected by a Treatment, presented at the Gerontological Society of America.

Rovine, M. J., & Lo, L. L. (2014, November). Using a correlation to assess knowledge and compliance. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington DC.

Sprague, B. N., Scott, S., Sliwinski, M., Katz, M., & Lipton, R. (2013). Perceived stress and memory in older adults. Paper presentation presented at the Gerontological Society of America Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Sprague, B. N., Sliwinski, M., Almeida, D., Smyth, J., Katz, M. J., & Lipton, R. B. (2014, November). Correlates of physical activity in adults. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

Wilson, S. J., & Barrineau, M. J. (2014). Relationships and health in adulthood: Understanding mutual influences on multiple time scales. Symposium organized for presentation at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America. Washington, DC.

Wilson, S.J., Barrineau, M.J., Martire, L.M., Stephen, M.A.P., & Schulz, R. (2013, November). The Role of Spousal Depressive Symptoms in Responding to Daily Expressions of Osteoarthritis Pain. Presented at the Gerontological Society of America Annual Meeting. New Orleans, Louisiana.

Wilson, S. J., Martire, L. M., & Stephens, M. P. (2014, November). Daily pain-related interaction patterns and longitudinal change in individual and dyadic well-being. Presented at the 67th Gerontological Society of America Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

SOCIETY FOR RESEARCH IN CHILD DEVELOPMENT

Augustine, M. E., & Stifter, C. A. (2013, April). Parental responses to negative emotion and child aggression: The moderating role of child surgency. Poster presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle, WA.

Augustine, M. E., & Stifter, C. A. (2013, April). Parenting influences on effortful control: Does temperament matter? Poster presented (in symposium) at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle, WA.

Benson, L., Kern, M.L., Steinberg, E., & Steinberg, L. (2013, April). An Integrative Approach to Studying Positive Psychological and Physical Health from Adolescence into Adulthood. Poster presented at SRCD 2013 Biennial Meeting, Seattle, WA

Doub, A.E, Moding, K.J., & C.A., Stifter (May 2013). Infant temperament and maternal feeding style predict timing of introduction to solid foods. Poster presentation for the Society for Research in Child Development biannual meeting.

Laible, D., Murphy, T., & Augustine, M. (2013, April). Adolescents' aggressive and prosocial behaviors: Links with social information processing, negative emotionality, moral affect, and moral cognition. Paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle,WA.

Madill, R., Gest, S. D., & Rodkin, P. C. (2013, April). Examining contextual effects in the elementary school classroom: Using propensity score matching to make causal inferences. In A. Molanos (Chair), Causal Inference in Developmental Research: Harnessing Exogeneity in Applied Social Settings. Paper symposium presented at the Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle, WA.

Madill, R., Gest, S., & Rodkin, P. C. (2013, April). A bifactor model of the CLASS: Associations with children’s sense of relatedness and teachers’ approaches to managing behavior and learning. In B. Hatfield (Chair), Domain-general and Domain-specific Associations of the Classroom Assessment Scoring System to Children’s Development from Preschool to Fifth Grade. Paper presented at the Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle, WA.

Maas, M., Katz, D.A., & Vasilenko, S., 2013. Gender Differences in Idealized and Actual Romantic Relationship Events in Adolescents: Implications for Preventative Safe Sex Interventions for Adolescents. Poster presented at the 2013 SRCD Biennial Meeting, Seattle, WA.

Miller, A., Hon, D., Gest, S., & Madill, R. (2013, April). “Measuring Effective Teaching Strategies: Preliminary Analyses of the Teacher Observation of the Management of Behavior and Academics (TOMBA)”. Poster session presented at the 2013 SRCD Biennial Meeting, Seattle, WA.

Miller, A., Katz, D., Gest, S., & Madill, R. (2013, April). Measuring Effective Teaching Strategies: Preliminary Analyses of the Teacher Observation of the Management of Behavior and Academics (TOMBA). Poster presented at the 2013 SRCD Biennial Meeting, Seattle, WA.

Moding, K.J. & Stifter, C.A. (May 2013). The role of temperament and parenting behaviors in infants’ acceptance of new foods. Poster presentation for the Society for Research in Child Development biannual meeting.

Reader, J.M., McDaniel, B.T., & Teti, D.M. (April 2013). Highly Reactive Infants May Make Setting Limits Difficult At Night. Poster Presented at The Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle, WA.

AMERICAN EDUCATION RESEARCH ASSOCIATION

Harris, A.R., Jennings, P.A., Abenavoli, R.M., Katz, D.A., Schussler, D., & Greenberg, M.T., (April, 2014). A daily intervention to support educator stress management, efficacy, and wellbeing: The Comprehensive Approach to Learning Mindfulness (CALM) program. In Harris, A.R. (Chair). Mindfulness-based approaches for supporting teachers’ social and emotional skills and dispositions. Symposium presented at the 2014 annual meeting of the American Education Research Association.

Madill, R., Gest, S., & Rodkin, P. (2014, April). The role of teacher-child interaction patterns in social relationships: Drawing causal inferences using propensity scores. Paper presented at the 2014 conference of the American Educational Research Association in Philadelphia, PA.

Miller, A., Gest, S., & Rodkin, P. (2014, April). “Peer academic and social reputations as predictors for change in school engagement.” In Gest, S. (Chair) “Peers and Academics: The Influence of Peers and Peer Groups on Academic and Social Outcomes.” Symposium conducted at the annual meeting of the American Education Research Association, Philadelphia, PA.

Zadzora, K., Gest, S. D., Madill, R. A., & Rodkin, P. C. (2014, April). Teacher perspectives on managing social relationships in the elementary classroom. In S. D. Gest (Chair), Teacher-student interaction patterns: Integrating models of instructional and social dynamics in the classroom. Paper symposium to be presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Education Research Association, Philadelphia, PA.

NATIONAL COUNCIL ON FAMILY RELATIONS

Doughty, S.E. & McHale, S.M. (2013, November). Longitudinal links between siblings’ diverging interests and sibling experiences. Presented at the National Council on Family Relations Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX.

Holmes, E.K., & McDaniel, B. T. (2013 November). Child sleep problems and maternal depression in context. Poster: National Council on Family Relations, San Antonio, TX.

Kim, P. S., & Bámaca-Colbert, M. Y., 2013. “Family and Peer Influences on Ethnic Identity Formation among Mexican-Origin Adolescents.” Presented at NCFR 2013 Annual Meeting, (San Antonio, TX).

Leavitt, C. E. & Willoughby B. J. (2013, November). Sexual TV content associations with adult sexual frequency. Poster presented at the National Council on Family Relations, San Antonio, Texas.

McDaniel, B. T. (2013, November). The influence of blogging and social networking on mothers’ well-being. Poster: National Council on Family Relations. San Antonio, TX.

Reeves, D., Kim, P. S., & Bámaca-Colbert, M. Y., 2013. “A Longitudinal Study of Conflict with Mothers, Romantic relationship Negativity, and Depressive Symptoms in Mexican-Origin Females.” Presented at NCFR 2013 Annual Meeting, (San Antonio, TX).

SOCIETY FOR RESEARCH ON EDUCATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS

Abenavoli, R.M., Greenberg, M.T., & Bierman, K.L. (2014, March). Patterns of school readiness among low-income kindergarteners. Poster presented at the Spring 2014 Biannual Conference of the Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness, Washington, D.C.

Abenavoli, R.M., Harris, A.R., Katz, D.A., Jennings, P.A., & Greenberg, M.T., (March, 2014). Mindfulness promotes educators’ efficacy in the classroom. In Abenavoli, R. (Chair). Cultivating mindfulness among educators to support their health, wellbeing, and efficacy. Symposium presented at the 2014 Spring meeting of the Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness.

Harris, A.R., Jennings, P.A., Katz, D.A., Schussler, D., Abenavoli, R.M., & Greenberg, M.T., (March, 2014). A daily dose of CALM: Supporting middle school educators' wellbeing and classroom functioning through a brief stress reduction intervention. In Abenavoli, R. (Chair). Cultivating mindfulness among educators to support their health, wellbeing, and efficacy. Symposium presented at the 2014 Spring meeting of the Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness.

Zadzora, K., Gest, S. D., & Rodkin, P. C. (2013). Predicting trajectories of students’ achievement beliefs and perceptions of relational support from classroom tight-knittedness. Poster presented at the Semiannual Meeting of the Society for Research on Educational Effectiveness, Washington, DC.

OTHER CONFERENCES

Abenavoli, R.M., Greenberg, M.T., & Bierman, K.L. (2014, July). School readiness profiles among low-income kindergarteners and between-group differences in cognitive and social skills. Poster presented at Head Start's 12th National Research Conference, Washington, D.C.

Bamberger, K., Coatsorth, J.D. & Ram, N. (April 2013). Daily variability in family functioning: Intervention-related disruptions to relative homeostasis. Paper presented at the Penn State Workshop on Intensive Longitudinal Methods: Analysis of Diary and Experience Sampling Data in State College, PA.

Benson, L., Kern, M.L., & Steinberg, L. (2014, May). Prospective links between adolescent perseverance and adult health: An integrative data analysis approach. Poster presented at the Modern Modeling Methods conference, Storrs, CT.

Benson, L., Kern, M.L., & Steinberg, L. (2013, June). Deciphering prospective links between perseverance and health: An integrative approach. Poster presented at the 3rd IPPA World Congress on Positive Psychology, Los Angeles, CA.

Bleser, J., Rollins, B., Savage Williams, J., & Birch, L. (2014, April). Candy vs. snacks: Parent and child discussions of characteristics that define candy and snack foods." Poster presented at Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA.

Bleser, J., Rollins, B., Savage Williams, J., & Birch, L. (2014, November). Candy vs. snacks: Parent and child discussions of characteristics that define candy and snack foods. Oral presentation at Obesity Week, Boston, MA.

Butner, J. E., Wilson, S. J., & Berg, C. A. (2014). Exploratory construction of the topology for parent-adolescent co-regulation of Type I Diabetes: Extracting attractors and identifying control parameters through mixture modeling. Paper presented at the Dynamical Systems Pre-Conference of the Society of Personality and Social Psychology, Austin, TX.

Cox, J.A., Graefe, D., & De Jong, G. (2013 April). Health insurance coverage reduces childbearing among near-poor adolescents. Paper presented at the Population Association of America annual conference. New Orleans, LA.

Doub, A. E. & Stifter, C. A. (November, 2013). Restrictive feeding style and toddler weight change: Protective effects for toddlers at risk for obesity? Poster presented at the annual meeting of The Obesity Society: Obesity Week, Atlanta, GA.

Dvorakova, K., Li J. C., Kishida, M., Greenberg, M.T., Elavsky, S., & Broderick, P. C. (2014, June). Just Breathe Design: Mindfulness Training for the Promotion of Health, Well-Being, and Interpersonal Relationship Quality of First-Year College Students. Poster presented at the 2014 Mind and Life Summer Research Institute.

Forgeard, M.J.C., & Benson, L. (2013, May). Extracurricular involvement and well-being: The mediating role of mastery and creative agency. Poster presented at the 25th APS Annual Convention, Washington, D.C., USA.

Gayles, J. G., Dorn, L.D., & Engeland, C.G. (2014, May). Examining Differences in Serum Pro- and Anti-Inflammatory Cytokine Profiles Across Behavioral and Physical Health in Healthy Adolescent Girls. Poster presented at the 21st Annual Psychoneuroimmunology Scientific Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

Harris, A.R., Hudecek, K.M., Abenavoli, R.M., Katz, D.A., Jennings, P.A., & Greenberg, M.T. (2013, June). A quasi-experimental trial of a yoga-based intervention to reduce stress and promote health and well-being among middle school educators. Poster presented at the 3rd Annual Symposium on Yoga Research, Boston, Massachusetts.

Jennings, P.A., Abenavoli, R.M., Harris, A. R., Katz, D. A., Gildea, S.M., Frank, J.L., Broderick, P., & Greenberg, M.T. (2013, May). Mindfulnes moderates the effect of stress on emotional exhaustion among teachers. Paper presented at the 1st International Conference on Mindfulness, Rome, Italy.

Koffer, R., Lee, S., Mogle, J., & Almeida, D.M. (2013, October) Current stress reactivity affects future financial well-being. Presented at the Midlife in the United States Annual Meeting. Madison, WI.

Lee, S., Koffer, R., Mogle, J. A., & Almeida, D. M. (2013). Assessing the effect of daily stressor reactivity on financial well-being. Paper presented at the 20th World Congress of IAGG (International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics). Seoul, Korea.

Li, J. C., Welsh, J. A., DiNallo, J. M., & Gest, S.D. (2014, April). Parental management of lifestyle behaviors associated with childhood obesity: Associations with child weight-status and behaviors in middle childhood. Poster presented at the College Health and Human Development and College of Nursing Interdisciplinary Research Forum and Social.

Li, J. C., Welsh, J. A., DiNallo, J. M., & Gest, S.D. (2014, April). Parental management of lifestyle behaviors associated with childhood obesity: Associations with child weight-status and behaviors in middle childhood. Poster presented at the 29th Annual Graduate Exhibition.

Liu, Y., & Du, F. A cluster analysis of lifestyles and their associations with obesity among Hispanic young children. Presented at the 26th Association for Psychological Science Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA.

Losardo, D., Chow, S., & Ou, L. (2013). An Examination of Initial Condition Specification in the Structural Equations Modeling Framework. At the International Meeting Psychometric Society.

Lydon, D. & Geier, C. (August, 2014). Differences in the perceived causal structures of cigarette addiction in late adolescent smokers and non-smokers. Poster Presented at the American Psychological Association Convention.

Lydon, D., Child, A., Beahm, J., & Geier, C. (November, 2013). A novel mixed anti- and visually-guided saccade task to assess incentive effects on inhibitory control. Poster presented at The Society for Neuroscience annual meeting.

Lydon, D., Child, A., Beahm, J., & Geier, C. (September, 2013). Incentive effects on inhibitory control across developmental and cigarette-smoking samples. Poster presented at The International Congress for Integrative Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience.

Maas, M., McDaniel, B. T., & Feinberg, M. (2013, July) Making it all work: Sexual satisfaction and division of household labor after the transition to parenthood. Presentation given via video at the Third Brazilian Conference on Interpersonal Relationship Research, Vitoria, Brazil.

Maaas, M. K. (2014). Community-based dissemination of sex research to be presented in Vrangalova, Z. (chair) Keeping the Science in Sex Symposium at the Annual Meeting for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, Omaha, NE.

Maas, M. K., Willoughby, B. W., & Vasilenko, S. A. (2014). A dyadic approach to couple’s pornography use and sexual desire discrepancy. Paper to be presented at the Annual Meeting for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, Omaha, NE.

Moding, K.J. & Stifter, C.A. (November 2013). Infants’ acceptance of green vegetables and fruits show differential effects on weight change. Poster presentation for the Scientific Meeting of The Obesity Society.

Munoz, E., Scott, S., & Sliwinski, M. (2013). Perceived stress and cognitive change in older adults. Paper in E. Munoz (Chair), Perceived Stress: Effects on Cognitive and Brain Aging. Symposium presented at the Gerontological Society of America’s Annual Scientific Meeting; New Orleans, Louisiana.

Ou, L., Ji, L., & Chow, S-M. (2014, July). Initial condition specifications in autoregressive latent trajectory models. Paper to be presented at the 2014 International Meeting of the Psychometric Society, Madison, WI.

Pham, P. (April 2014). Returns to education and demand for labor in Vietnam, paper presented at the International workshop “Labor Market in Vietnam: Findings from Micro Approach”.

Sliwinski, M.J., Mogle, J., & Munoz, E. (2014). Measuring cognitive function in context: Validation of ambulatory cognitive testing. Poster presented at the Cognitive Aging Conference; Atlanta, Georgia.

Steinberg, E., Kern, M.L., Steinberg, L., & Benson, L. (2013, June). Beyond depression: The EPOCH measure of adolescent flourishing. Symposium presented at the International Positive Psychology Association Third World Congress, Los Angeles, CA.

Trieu, Q., Jayakody, R., & Pong, S.-l. (2014, May). Ethnic minority education in Vietnam. Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America, Boston, MA.

Waterman, E. A., Leavitt, C. E., & Lefkowitz, E. S. (2014, November). Gender differences in the link between religiosity and transition to penetrative sex in emerging adulthood. Poster to be presented at the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, Omaha, NE.

Waterman, E. A., Lefkowitz, E. S., & Boswell, K. (2013, October). Emerging adults’ reactions to sexuality among older adults. Poster presented at the Society for the Study of Emerging Adulthood, Chicago, IL.

Wesche, R., Lefkowitz, E. S., & Darling, N. (2013, October). Self-esteem and romantic attachment as predictors of the relationship context of sexual activity. Poster presented at the Society for the Study of Emerging Adulthood. Chicago, IL.

Wesche, R., Lefkowitz, E. S., & Vasilenko, S. A. (2014, November). Sexual behavior patterns in romantic and nonromantic partnerships. Poster to be presented at the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, Omaha, NE.

Williams, P. G., Butner, J. E., Rau, H. K., Bride, D. L., Cribbet, M., Silver M., Wilson, S. J., & Baucom, B. (2014). A dynamical systems examination of autonomic nervous system activation in the pre-sleep period. Abstract accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society, San Francisco, CA.

Willner, C. J., & Gatzke-Kopp, L. M. (2013). Relevance of the P3b event-related potential to children’s self-regulation and academic performance: Findings from a developmental cascade model. Poster presented at the Training Interdisciplinary Education Scientists (TIES) 2013 Summer Institute, State College, PA.