Angela Scarpa

Summary

Affiliation: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The modified checklist for autism in toddlers: reliability in a diverse rural American sample
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Tech, 109 Williams Hall, Blacksburg, VA, 24061 0436, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:2269-79. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Self-esteem, cortisol reactivity, and depressed mood mediated by perceptions of control
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 5088 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24601 0436, USA
    Biol Psychol 59:93-103. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Improving emotion regulation with CBT in young children with high functioning autism spectrum disorders: a pilot study
    Angela Scarpa
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Behav Cogn Psychother 39:495-500. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Community violence victimization and symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder: the moderating effects of coping and social support
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, 24061 0436, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:446-69. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Lifetime prevalence and socioemotional effects of hearing about community violence
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061 0436, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:5-23. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Community violence exposure in young adults
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061 0436, USA Email
    Trauma Violence Abuse 4:210-27. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Being hot-tempered: autonomic, emotional, and behavioral distinctions between childhood reactive and proactive aggression
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 109 Williams Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061 0436, USA
    Biol Psychol 84:488-96. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Relationship between respiratory sinus arrhythmia, heart period, and caregiver-reported language and cognitive delays in children with autism spectrum disorders
    Michelle A Patriquin
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 38:203-7. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Family conflict and childhood aggression: the role of child anxiety
    Akiho Tanaka
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Department of Psychology, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    J Interpers Violence 25:2127-43. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Baseline heart rate, sensation seeking, and aggression in young adult women: a two-sample examination
    Laura C Wilson
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Aggress Behav 39:280-9. 2013

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint The modified checklist for autism in toddlers: reliability in a diverse rural American sample
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Tech, 109 Williams Hall, Blacksburg, VA, 24061 0436, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 43:2269-79. 2013
    ..Recommendations to increase the utility of the M-CHAT are discussed. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Self-esteem, cortisol reactivity, and depressed mood mediated by perceptions of control
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 5088 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24601 0436, USA
    Biol Psychol 59:93-103. 2002
    ..Findings support biopsychological explanations for depression, with SE, CR, and uncontrollability as putative markers of depressed mood that may be even more pronounced in depressive disorders...
  3. doi request reprint Improving emotion regulation with CBT in young children with high functioning autism spectrum disorders: a pilot study
    Angela Scarpa
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Behav Cogn Psychother 39:495-500. 2011
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Community violence victimization and symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder: the moderating effects of coping and social support
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, 24061 0436, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:446-69. 2006
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of event controllability, negative social reactions, and coping resources...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lifetime prevalence and socioemotional effects of hearing about community violence
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061 0436, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:5-23. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Community violence exposure in young adults
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061 0436, USA Email
    Trauma Violence Abuse 4:210-27. 2003
    ..Last, theoretical, clinical, and policy implications are suggested that include intervention and prevention programs targeting all forms of violence in urban and rural areas...
  7. doi request reprint Being hot-tempered: autonomic, emotional, and behavioral distinctions between childhood reactive and proactive aggression
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 109 Williams Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061 0436, USA
    Biol Psychol 84:488-96. 2010
    ..e., internalizing problems), and behavioral (i.e., attention deficits, hyperactivity/impulsivity, and delinquent behavior) functioning, and are discussed in relation to theories of antisocial behavior...
  8. doi request reprint Relationship between respiratory sinus arrhythmia, heart period, and caregiver-reported language and cognitive delays in children with autism spectrum disorders
    Michelle A Patriquin
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 38:203-7. 2013
    ..Similar to prior studies on typically developing children, lower basal RSA was related to more caregiver-reported language and cognitive delays, and to the lack of language. ..
  9. doi request reprint Family conflict and childhood aggression: the role of child anxiety
    Akiho Tanaka
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Department of Psychology, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    J Interpers Violence 25:2127-43. 2010
    ..The hypothesis was partially supported as family conflict was related to increased proactive but not reactive aggression in children with high levels of anxiety. Implications of these findings are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Baseline heart rate, sensation seeking, and aggression in young adult women: a two-sample examination
    Laura C Wilson
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Aggress Behav 39:280-9. 2013
    ..Finally, it is important to consider the type of sensation seeking in relation to aggression, as only boredom susceptibility and disinhibition were consistently replicated across samples...
  11. doi request reprint Respiratory sinus arrhythmia: a marker for positive social functioning and receptive language skills in children with autism spectrum disorders
    Michelle A Patriquin
    Department of Psychology 0436, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Dev Psychobiol 55:101-12. 2013
    ..These results highlight the importance of studying RSA as a marker of positive function in children with ASD...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effects of child maltreatment on the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis
    Elizabeth Van Voorhees
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 5:333-52. 2004
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  13. doi request reprint Community violence victimization and depressed mood: the moderating effects of coping and social support
    Sara C Haden
    Virginia Tech
    J Interpers Violence 23:1213-34. 2008
    ..Findings suggest that perceptions of support and ability to actively cope with stressors are very important in the adjustment to CV victimization...
  14. doi request reprint The link between sensation seeking and aggression: a meta-analytic review
    Laura C Wilson
    Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, USA
    Aggress Behav 37:81-90. 2011
    ..Further research on the links between arousal, sensation seeking and aggression can inform clinicians about potential interventions...
  15. pmc Developmental trajectories of respiratory sinus arrhythmia: associations with social responsiveness
    Michelle A Patriquin
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, 24061
    Dev Psychobiol 56:317-26. 2014
    ..The atypical RSA development group also demonstrated more difficulties in parent-reported social responsiveness at 48 months. The results support current literature that identifies RSA as a marker of social functioning level...
  16. doi request reprint Thought control strategies as mediators of trauma symptoms in young women with histories of child sexual abuse
    Angela Scarpa
    Virginia Tech, Psychology, 109 Williams Hall, College of Sciences, Blacksburg, VA 24061 0436, USA
    Behav Res Ther 47:809-13. 2009
    ..Future research should examine the roles of these cognitive control strategies as possible avenues of intervention following CSA...
  17. doi request reprint Social anxiety mediates the effect of autism spectrum disorder characteristics on hostility in young adults
    SUSAN WILLIAMS WHITE
    Virginia Tech, VA 24061, USA
    Autism 16:453-64. 2012
    ..In addition, dimensional conceptualization of ASD symptoms, as opposed to a categorical approach solely, may be a useful approach to studying complex personality processes...
  18. doi request reprint Aggressive behavior: an alternative model of resting heart rate and sensation seeking
    Laura C Wilson
    Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia
    Aggress Behav 40:91-8. 2014
    ..If replication supports this finding, the results may better inform prevention and intervention work...
  19. pmc The importance of physician knowledge of autism spectrum disorder: results of a parent survey
    Rachel A Rhoades
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
    BMC Pediatr 7:37. 2007
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  20. ncbi request reprint The psychophysiology of child misconduct
    Angela Scarpa
    Department of Psychology 0436, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061 0436, USA
    Pediatr Ann 33:296-304. 2004
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