Philip Fisher

Summary

Affiliation: Oregon Social Learning Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Intervention effects on foster preschoolers' attachment-related behaviors from a randomized trial
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 10 Shelton McMurphey Boulevard, Eugene, OR 97401 4928, USA
    Prev Sci 8:161-70. 2007
  2. ncbi In the eye of the beholder: risk and protective factors in rural American Indian and Caucasian adolescents
    P A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 69:294-304. 1999
  3. pmc The combined effects of prenatal drug exposure and early adversity on neurobehavioral disinhibition in childhood and adolescence
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 23:777-88. 2011
  4. pmc Mitigating HPA axis dysregulation associated with placement changes in foster care
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 10 Shelton McMurphey Boulevard, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:531-9. 2011
  5. pmc Intervention effects on foster parent stress: associations with child cortisol levels
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:1003-21. 2008
  6. pmc Effects of a therapeutic intervention for foster preschoolers on diurnal cortisol activity
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 10 Shelton McMurphey Boulevard, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:892-905. 2007
  7. ncbi Effects of therapeutic interventions for foster children on behavioral problems, caregiver attachment, and stress regulatory neural systems
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 10 Shelton McMurphey Blvd, Eugene, OR 97401 4928, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:215-25. 2006
  8. pmc Balancing empiricism and local cultural knowledge in the design of prevention research
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR 97401 2426, USA
    J Urban Health 82:iii44-55. 2005
  9. pmc Foster placement disruptions associated with problem behavior: mitigating a threshold effect
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, Oregon 97401, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:481-7. 2011
  10. ncbi Preventive intervention for maltreated preschool children: impact on children's behavior, neuroendocrine activity, and foster parent functioning
    P A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene 97401 2426, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 39:1356-64. 2000

Research Grants

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Publications27

  1. pmc Intervention effects on foster preschoolers' attachment-related behaviors from a randomized trial
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 10 Shelton McMurphey Boulevard, Eugene, OR 97401 4928, USA
    Prev Sci 8:161-70. 2007
    ..Results are discussed in terms of the importance of early intervention and prevention services for foster preschoolers...
  2. ncbi In the eye of the beholder: risk and protective factors in rural American Indian and Caucasian adolescents
    P A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 69:294-304. 1999
    ..Results indicate a need for interventions that reduce risk, increase protective factors, and bring about greater convergence in the perceptions of teachers and youth...
  3. pmc The combined effects of prenatal drug exposure and early adversity on neurobehavioral disinhibition in childhood and adolescence
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 23:777-88. 2011
    ..These results are discussed in terms of implications for theory development, social policy, and prevention science...
  4. pmc Mitigating HPA axis dysregulation associated with placement changes in foster care
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 10 Shelton McMurphey Boulevard, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:531-9. 2011
    ..These findings are discussed in terms of implications for child welfare policy and practice...
  5. pmc Intervention effects on foster parent stress: associations with child cortisol levels
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:1003-21. 2008
    ..These results provide evidence that interventions can simultaneously impact caregiver stress and buffer children from the negative impacts of caregiver stress on HPA axis regulation...
  6. pmc Effects of a therapeutic intervention for foster preschoolers on diurnal cortisol activity
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 10 Shelton McMurphey Boulevard, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:892-905. 2007
    ..In sum, improvements in caregiving following early adversity appear to have the potential to reverse or prevent disruptions in HPA axis functioning...
  7. ncbi Effects of therapeutic interventions for foster children on behavioral problems, caregiver attachment, and stress regulatory neural systems
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 10 Shelton McMurphey Blvd, Eugene, OR 97401 4928, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1094:215-25. 2006
    ..The interventions under investigation have produced evidence that it is possible to impact many areas that have been negatively affected by early stress, including HPA axis activity, behavior, and attachment to caregivers...
  8. pmc Balancing empiricism and local cultural knowledge in the design of prevention research
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR 97401 2426, USA
    J Urban Health 82:iii44-55. 2005
    ..This approach is discussed within the broader context of community-based participatory research, an increasingly prevalent paradigm in the prevention field. Strengths and limitations of the approach used in the study are presented...
  9. pmc Foster placement disruptions associated with problem behavior: mitigating a threshold effect
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, Oregon 97401, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:481-7. 2011
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  10. ncbi Preventive intervention for maltreated preschool children: impact on children's behavior, neuroendocrine activity, and foster parent functioning
    P A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene 97401 2426, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 39:1356-64. 2000
    ..This article describes the results of a pilot study that evaluated the effectiveness of the Early Intervention Foster Care (EIFC) program in the period immediately following a child's placement in a new foster home...
  11. ncbi The Indian Family Wellness project: an application of the tribal participatory research model
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene 97401 2426, USA
    Prev Sci 3:235-40. 2002
    ..We present four mechanisms of tribal participatory research, describe how they have been applied in the IFW project, and consider the implications of this work for the field of family-centered prevention research...
  12. ncbi The early intervention foster care program: permanent placement outcomes from a randomized trial
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR 97401 2426, USA
    Child Maltreat 10:61-71. 2005
    ..These results provide the foundation of an evidence base for the EIFC program as a preventive intervention to improve permanent placement outcomes for preschool-aged foster children...
  13. ncbi Tribal participatory research: mechanisms of a collaborative model
    Philip A Fisher
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, Oregon 97401 2426, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 32:207-16. 2003
    ..We conclude with a discussion of the implications of the use of TPR regarding project timelines and budgets, interpretation of the data, and ultimately the relationships between tribes and researchers...
  14. pmc Early elementary school adjustment of maltreated children in foster care: the roles of inhibitory control and caregiver involvement
    Katherine C Pears
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 10 Shelton McMurphey Boulevard, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Child Dev 81:1550-64. 2010
    ..The results suggest that inhibitory control and caregiver involvement might be promising targets for school readiness interventions for foster preschoolers...
  15. pmc Multidimensional treatment foster care as a preventive intervention to promote resiliency among youth in the child welfare system
    Leslie D Leve
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 10 Shelton McMurphey Boulevard, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    J Pers 77:1869-902. 2009
    ..Using a resiliency framework, evidence from 4 randomized clinical trials that included components of the Multidimensional Treatment Foster Care program is presented. Future directions and next steps are proposed...
  16. pmc Indiscriminate friendliness in maltreated foster children
    Katherine C Pears
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR 97405, USA
    Child Maltreat 15:64-75. 2010
    ..The results indicate a greater prevalence of indiscriminate friendliness among foster children and suggest that indiscriminate friendliness is part of a larger pattern of dysregulation associated with inconsistency in caregiving...
  17. pmc Using behavioral and electrophysiological measures to assess the effects of a preventive intervention: a preliminary study with preschool-aged foster children
    Jacqueline Bruce
    Oregon Social Learning Center and Center for Research to Practice, 10 Shelton McMurphey Boulevard, Eugene, OR 97401 2426, USA
    Prev Sci 10:129-40. 2009
    ..Applications of this methodology and implications of the results for future prevention research are discussed...
  18. pmc Morning cortisol Levels in preschool-aged foster children: differential effects of maltreatment type
    Jacqueline Bruce
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR 97401 4928, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 51:14-23. 2009
    ..These results suggest that specific early adverse experiences have differential effects on the functioning of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenocortical system...
  19. ncbi Child maltreatment and foster care: unpacking the effects of prenatal and postnatal parental substance use
    Dana K Smith
    Oregon Social Learning Center, OR 97401 4928, USA
    Child Maltreat 12:150-60. 2007
    ..Findings highlight the potential integrative role that maternal and paternal substance use has on the risk for child maltreatment and foster care placement transitions...
  20. ncbi Emotion understanding and theory of mind among maltreated children in foster care: evidence of deficits
    Katherine C Pears
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 160 East 4th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97401 2426, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 17:47-65. 2005
    ..Results help to expand knowledge about the cognitive and affective deficits of children in foster care and suggest that interventions targeted at these deficits include an emphasis on emotion understanding and theory of mind...
  21. ncbi Developmental, cognitive, and neuropsychological functioning in preschool-aged foster children: associations with prior maltreatment and placement history
    Katherine Pears
    Oregon Social Learning Center, 160 East 4th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97491 2426, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 26:112-22. 2005
    ..Placement history was generally not associated with scores in the various developmental domains. We discuss the need to screen and evaluate preschoolers and possible methods for doing so...
  22. pmc Psychosocial and cognitive functioning of children with specific profiles of maltreatment
    Katherine C Pears
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 32:958-71. 2008
    ..The present study employed a latent profile analysis to identify naturally occurring subgroups of children who had experienced maltreatment...
  23. doi Dissociation in foster preschoolers: a replication and assessment study
    Annmarie C Hulette
    Psychology Department, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
    J Trauma Dissociation 9:173-90. 2008
    ..The current study provides evidence that children who experience multiple forms of maltreatment are more likely to be dissociative, perhaps due to a greater need for a coping mechanism to manage the distress of that maltreatment...
  24. ncbi Interventions for foster parents: implications for developmental theory
    Mary Dozier
    Department of Psychology, University of Delaware, Newark 19716, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 14:843-60. 2002
    ..Nonetheless, even in the case of quite adverse early experience that results in problematic child outcomes, there is some evidence that the development of many systems remains relatively plastic...
  25. ncbi Bringing basic research on early experience and stress neurobiology to bear on preventive interventions for neglected and maltreated children
    Megan R Gunnar
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 18:651-77. 2006
    ..Finally, we discuss several considerations that should facilitate a more complete integration of basic research on early experience and stress neurobiology into preventive intervention strategies...
  26. ncbi Language delays among foster children: implications for policy and practice
    Carol D Stock
    North Clackamas School District, Clackamas County, OR, USA
    Child Welfare 85:445-61. 2006
    ..Finally, the authors discuss the need for research and programming to establish evidence-based practices that encourage the remediation of language delays in this highly vulnerable population...
  27. ncbi Predictors of disruptive behavior, developmental delays, anxiety, and affective symptomatology among institutionally reared romanian children
    B Heidi Ellis
    Boston University School of Medicine, and the Center for Medical and Refugee Trauma National Child Traumatic Stress Network, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:1283-92. 2004
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Research Grants32

  1. INDIAN WELLNESS PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION PROJECT
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 1999
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  2. INDIAN WELLNESS PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION PROJECT
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  3. EARLY INTERVENTION FOSTER CARE: A PREVENTION TRIAL
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. INDIAN WELLNESS PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION PROJECT
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  5. Dimensions of Early Stress and Child Welfare Involvement
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Finally, we will examine whether the effects of neglect/caregiver transitions are mediated through parenting practices in middle childhood and alterations in stress regulatory neural systems. ..
  6. EIFC: Outcomes Through Middle Childhood
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Four waves of data collection are proposed at 6-month intervals, beginning at 48 months post baseline assessment. By the end of the study, the children will be 9-12 years old. ..
  7. KITS: School Readiness in Foster Care Efficacy Trial
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Group comparisons and longitudinal growth modeling will allow for evaluation of hypotheses. ..
  8. Dimensions of Early Stress and Child Welfare Involvement
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, we will examine whether the effects of neglect/caregiver transitions are mediated through parenting practices in middle childhood and alterations in stress regulatory neural systems. ..
  9. EIFC: Outcomes Through Middle Childhood
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Four waves of data collection are proposed at 6-month intervals, beginning at 48 months post baseline assessment. By the end of the study, the children will be 9-12 years old. ..
  10. KITS: School Readiness in Foster Care Efficacy Trial
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Group comparisons and longitudinal growth modeling will allow for evaluation of hypotheses. ..
  11. EIFC: Outcomes Through Middle Childhood
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Four waves of data collection are proposed at 6-month intervals, beginning at 48 months post baseline assessment. By the end of the study, the children will be 9-12 years old. ..
  12. Dimensions of Early Stress and Child Welfare Involvement
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, we will examine whether the effects of neglect/caregiver transitions are mediated through parenting practices in middle childhood and alterations in stress regulatory neural systems. ..
  13. EIFC: Outcomes Through Middle Childhood
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Four waves of data collection are proposed at 6-month intervals, beginning at 48 months post baseline assessment. By the end of the study, the children will be 9-12 years old. ..
  14. EARLY INTERVENTION FOSTER CARE: A PREVENTION TRIAL
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. INDIAN WELLNESS PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION PROJECT
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  16. EARLY INTERVENTION FOSTER CARE: A PREVENTION TRIAL
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. INDIAN WELLNESS PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION PROJECT
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  18. EARLY INTERVENTION FOSTER CARE: A PREVENTION TRIAL
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. INDIAN WELLNESS PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION PROJECT
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  20. INDIAN WELLNESS PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION PROJECT
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  21. INDIAN WELLNESS PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION PROJECT
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  22. INDIAN WELLNESS PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION PROJECT
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  23. EARLY INTERVENTION FOSTER CARE: A PREVENTION TRIAL
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. EARLY INTERVENTION FOSTER CARE: A PREVENTION TRIAL
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  25. INDIAN WELLNESS PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION PROJECT
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  26. INDIAN WELLNESS PREVENTIVE INTERVENTION PROJECT
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  27. Dimensions of Early Stress and Child Welfare Involvement
    Philip Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Finally, we will examine whether the effects of neglect/caregiver transitions are mediated through parenting practices in middle childhood and alterations in stress regulatory neural systems. ..