David K Marcus

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern Mississippi
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Adjudicative competence: evidence that impairment in "rational understanding" is taxonic
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, 118 College Drive, Suite 5025, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    Psychol Assess 22:716-22. 2010
  2. doi request reprint The therapeutic alliance in adolescent substance abuse treatment: a one-with-many analysis
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    J Couns Psychol 58:449-55. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Is risky sexual behavior continuous or categorical? A taxometric analysis of the Sexual Risk Survey
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, 118 College Drive, 5025, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    Psychol Assess 23:282-6. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Health anxiety and terro management: commentary on "Memory bias in health anxiety is related to the emotional valence of health-related words"
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406 0001, USA
    J Psychosom Res 62:275-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Is antisocial personality disorder continuous or categorical? A taxometric analysis
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406 0001, USA
    Psychol Med 36:1571-81. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Don't fear the social relations model: reply to Piper, Ogrodniczuk, Lamarche, and Joyce
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    Int J Group Psychother 56:211-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Interpersonal feedback: a social relations perspective
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, Sam Houston State University, TX, USA
    Int J Group Psychother 56:173-89. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Lead and conduct problems: a meta-analysis
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, 118 College Drive, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:234-41. 2010
  9. pmc Does attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder have a dimensional latent structure? A taxometric analysis
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, 118 College Drive, 5025, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 120:427-42. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Health anxiety, rumination, and negative affect: a mediational analysis
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS, USA
    J Psychosom Res 64:495-501. 2008

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Publications29

  1. doi request reprint Adjudicative competence: evidence that impairment in "rational understanding" is taxonic
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, 118 College Drive, Suite 5025, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    Psychol Assess 22:716-22. 2010
    ..Taxometric analyses of the Appreciation scale of the MacArthur Competence Assessment Tool--Criminal Adjudication, with a sample of 721 defendants, provided support for a taxonic structure...
  2. doi request reprint The therapeutic alliance in adolescent substance abuse treatment: a one-with-many analysis
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    J Couns Psychol 58:449-55. 2011
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  3. doi request reprint Is risky sexual behavior continuous or categorical? A taxometric analysis of the Sexual Risk Survey
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, 118 College Drive, 5025, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    Psychol Assess 23:282-6. 2011
    ..The implications of these findings for the assessment of risky sexual behavior are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Health anxiety and terro management: commentary on "Memory bias in health anxiety is related to the emotional valence of health-related words"
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406 0001, USA
    J Psychosom Res 62:275-6. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Is antisocial personality disorder continuous or categorical? A taxometric analysis
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406 0001, USA
    Psychol Med 36:1571-81. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to ascertain the latent structure of antisocial personality disorder (ASPD)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Don't fear the social relations model: reply to Piper, Ogrodniczuk, Lamarche, and Joyce
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    Int J Group Psychother 56:211-9. 2006
    ..There is much to be gained from learning the SRM; for those group therapists and researchers who do not want to learn the SRM, they can always consult or collaborate with SRM researchers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Interpersonal feedback: a social relations perspective
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, Sam Houston State University, TX, USA
    Int J Group Psychother 56:173-89. 2006
    ..A case example is used to demonstrate how an SRM perspective could guide therapists' ways of conceptualizing feedback...
  8. doi request reprint Lead and conduct problems: a meta-analysis
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, 118 College Drive, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:234-41. 2010
    ..Overall, the relation between lead exposure and conduct problems was strikingly similar in magnitude to the relation between lead exposure and decreased IQ...
  9. pmc Does attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder have a dimensional latent structure? A taxometric analysis
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, 118 College Drive, 5025, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 120:427-42. 2011
    ..These findings jibe with recent research on the genetic basis of ADHD and with contemporary models of ADHD...
  10. doi request reprint Health anxiety, rumination, and negative affect: a mediational analysis
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS, USA
    J Psychosom Res 64:495-501. 2008
    ..A ruminative cognitive style has been associated with a variety of mood and anxiety disorders. This study examined whether a ruminative cognitive style is associated with health anxiety, even when controlling for negative affect...
  11. doi request reprint The two-factor model of psychopathic personality: evidence from the psychopathic personality inventory
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 4820, USA
    Personal Disord 4:67-76. 2013
    ..Our findings also indicate the need for future studies using the two-factor model of the PPI to conduct moderational analyses to examine potential interactions between FD and SCI in the prediction of important criterion measures...
  12. pmc The latent structure of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder in an adult sample
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 46:782-9. 2012
    ..These findings are consistent with previous taxometric studies that examined ADHD in children and adolescents, and with contemporary polygenic and multifactorial models of ADHD...
  13. doi request reprint The two-factor model of psychopathic personality: evidence from the Psychopathic Personality Inventory
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 4820, USA
    Personal Disord 3:140-54. 2012
    ..Our findings also indicate the need for future studies using the two-factor model of the PPI to conduct moderational analyses to examine potential interactions between FD and SCI in the prediction of important criterion measures...
  14. ncbi request reprint Psychopathic, not psychopath: taxometric evidence for the dimensional structure of psychopathy
    John F Edens
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:131-44. 2006
    ..The authors discuss the theoretical, public policy, and practice-level implications of these findings...
  15. pmc Paranoid personality has a dimensional latent structure: taxometric analyses of community and clinical samples
    John F Edens
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4235, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 118:545-53. 2009
    ..Additionally, analyses of external correlates in these data sets suggested that dimensional models demonstrated stronger validity coefficients with criterion measures than did dichotomous models...
  16. doi request reprint Lead and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) symptoms: a meta-analysis
    James K Goodlad
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, 118 College Drive, 5025, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 33:417-25. 2013
    ..001). Overall, the relation between lead exposure and ADHD symptoms was similar in magnitude to the relation between lead exposure and decreased IQ and between lead exposure and conduct problems...
  17. doi request reprint Irrational health beliefs and health anxiety
    Jessica J Fulton
    University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, USA
    J Clin Psychol 67:527-38. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that the range of dysfunctional beliefs associated with health anxiety is greater than was initially described by the cognitive-behavioral model...
  18. ncbi request reprint Are dysfunctional beliefs about illness unique to hypochondriasis?
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX 77341 2447, USA
    J Psychosom Res 54:543-7. 2003
    ..However, it is not known whether this tendency is unique to hypochondriasis or whether it can be attributed to high negative affectivity or other anxiety symptoms often found to be comorbid with hypochondriasis...
  19. doi request reprint Exploring the taxometric status of psychopathy among youthful offenders: is there a juvenile psychopath taxon?
    John F Edens
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, 4235 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4235, USA
    Law Hum Behav 35:13-24. 2011
    ..g., delinquent behavior, substance abuse, and hostility) indicated superior validity for the dimensional model. Implications for research, policy, and practice are reviewed...
  20. doi request reprint Comparing the relative fit of categorical and dimensional latent variable models using consistency tests
    John Ruscio
    Department of Psychology, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ 08628, USA
    Psychol Assess 22:5-21. 2010
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint A taxometric analysis of psychopathic personality
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX 77341 2447, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:626-35. 2004
    ..Consistent with prior studies that used other measures of psychopathy, none of the analyses was consistent with a taxonic solution, suggesting that psychopathic personality may be best understood as existing on a continuum...
  22. ncbi request reprint Detecting small taxa using simulated comparison data: A reanalysis of Beach, Amir, and Bau's (2005) data
    John Ruscio
    Department of Psychology, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ 08628, USA
    Psychol Assess 19:241-6. 2007
    ..Additionally, the authors discuss and illustrate the effective use of the inchworm consistency test to disambiguate taxometric results for small taxa and dimensional constructs with positively skewed indicators...
  23. doi request reprint Taxometric analyses of borderline personality features in a large-scale male and female offender sample
    John F Edens
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:705-11. 2008
    ..Theoretical and pragmatic implications of these findings are reviewed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Youth with psychopathy features are not a discrete class: a taxometric analysis
    Daniel C Murrie
    Sam Houston State University, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:714-23. 2007
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  25. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and perceptual variables in hypochondriasis and health anxiety: a systematic review
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, 118 College Dr 5025, Hattiesburg, MS 39406 5025, United States
    Clin Psychol Rev 27:127-39. 2007
    ....
  26. doi request reprint The latent structure of Multiphasic Sex Inventory-assessed pedophilic interest
    Julia E MaCkaronis
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
    Psychol Assess 23:1017-22. 2011
    ..The results converged to indicate that pedophilic interest (as measured by the MSI) is dimensional. The implications of these findings for the assessment of pedophilic interest are discussed...
  27. doi request reprint The latent structure of alcohol use pathology in an epidemiological sample
    Bradley A Green
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi, 118 College Drive, 5025 Hattiesburg, MS 39406, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 45:225-33. 2011
    ..These analyses converged on a low base rate alcohol pathology taxon. The relevance of these findings for the diagnosis, etiology, further research, and treatment of alcohol use disorders is discussed...
  28. doi request reprint Are the parts as good as the whole? A meta-analysis of component treatment studies
    Erin C Bell
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern Mississippi
    J Consult Clin Psychol 81:722-36. 2013
    ..Conclusion: These findings suggest that added specific ingredients may contribute modestly to treatment outcomes. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2013 APA, all rights reserved). ..
  29. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in judgments of physical attractiveness: a social relations analysis
    David K Marcus
    Department of Psychology, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX 77341 2447, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 29:325-35. 2003
    ..People agree about others' attractiveness, and those who are attractive to others know they are pretty or handsome...