Stephen P Becker

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Publications

  1. doi Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder dimensions and sluggish cognitive tempo symptoms in relation to college students' sleep functioning
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, 90 North Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH, 45056, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 45:675-85. 2014
  2. doi Sluggish cognitive tempo and peer functioning in school-aged children: a six-month longitudinal study
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, 90 North Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH 45056, USA Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 217:72-8. 2014
  3. doi Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and sluggish cognitive tempo dimensions in relation to executive functioning in adolescents with ADHD
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, 90 North Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH, 45056, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 45:1-11. 2014
  4. doi Sluggish cognitive tempo in abnormal child psychology: an historical overview and introduction to the special section
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, 90 North Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH, 45056, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 42:1-6. 2014
  5. doi Sluggish cognitive tempo in psychiatrically hospitalized children: factor structure and relations to internalizing symptoms, social problems, and observed behavioral dysregulation
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, 90 North Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH, 45056, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 42:49-62. 2014
  6. doi Topical review: sluggish cognitive tempo: research findings and relevance for pediatric psychology
    Stephen P Becker
    MA, Department of Psychology, Miami University, 90 North Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:1051-7. 2013
  7. doi Oppositional defiant disorder symptoms in relation to psychopathic traits and aggression among psychiatrically hospitalized children: ADHD symptoms as a potential moderator
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio 45056, USA
    Aggress Behav 39:201-11. 2013
  8. pmc Sluggish cognitive tempo in children referred to a pediatric Sleep Disorders Center: Examining possible overlap with sleep problems and associations with impairment
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 10006, Cincinnati, OH 45056, USA Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 10006, Cincinnati, OH 45056, USA Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 77:116-24. 2016
  9. pmc Uncovering a clinical portrait of sluggish cognitive tempo within an evaluation for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: A case study
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, USA
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 21:81-94. 2016
  10. pmc Clinical utility of the Vanderbilt ADHD diagnostic parent rating scale comorbidity screening scales
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 33:221-8. 2012

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  1. doi Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder dimensions and sluggish cognitive tempo symptoms in relation to college students' sleep functioning
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, 90 North Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH, 45056, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 45:675-85. 2014
    ..Further studies are needed to examine the interrelations of nighttime sleep functioning, ADHD/SCT, and daytime dysfunction, as well to elucidate mechanisms contributing to related functional impairments. ..
  2. doi Sluggish cognitive tempo and peer functioning in school-aged children: a six-month longitudinal study
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, 90 North Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH 45056, USA Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 217:72-8. 2014
    ..Further research is needed with larger samples to examine SCT over a longer developmental period and with other domains of adjustment. ..
  3. doi Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and sluggish cognitive tempo dimensions in relation to executive functioning in adolescents with ADHD
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, 90 North Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH, 45056, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 45:1-11. 2014
    ..Further research is needed to replicate and extend these findings...
  4. doi Sluggish cognitive tempo in abnormal child psychology: an historical overview and introduction to the special section
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, 90 North Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH, 45056, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 42:1-6. 2014
    ..This Special Section brings together papers to advance the current knowledge related to these issues as well as to spur research in this exciting and expanding area of abnormal psychology...
  5. doi Sluggish cognitive tempo in psychiatrically hospitalized children: factor structure and relations to internalizing symptoms, social problems, and observed behavioral dysregulation
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, 90 North Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH, 45056, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 42:49-62. 2014
    ..e., age, sex, race), children's other mental health symptoms (i.e., ADHD, ODD, depression, anxiety symptoms), and, for all relations except child anxiety, parents' own anxiety and depression symptoms...
  6. doi Topical review: sluggish cognitive tempo: research findings and relevance for pediatric psychology
    Stephen P Becker
    MA, Department of Psychology, Miami University, 90 North Patterson Avenue, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 38:1051-7. 2013
    ..To summarize recent research on sluggish cognitive tempo (SCT) and consider the potential relevance of SCT for the field of pediatric psychology...
  7. doi Oppositional defiant disorder symptoms in relation to psychopathic traits and aggression among psychiatrically hospitalized children: ADHD symptoms as a potential moderator
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio 45056, USA
    Aggress Behav 39:201-11. 2013
    ..These results suggest that ADHD symptoms tend to have a negative effect on the relation between ODD symptoms and markers of antisociality among children receiving acute psychiatric care...
  8. pmc Sluggish cognitive tempo in children referred to a pediatric Sleep Disorders Center: Examining possible overlap with sleep problems and associations with impairment
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 10006, Cincinnati, OH 45056, USA Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 10006, Cincinnati, OH 45056, USA Electronic address
    J Psychiatr Res 77:116-24. 2016
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  9. pmc Uncovering a clinical portrait of sluggish cognitive tempo within an evaluation for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: A case study
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, USA
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 21:81-94. 2016
    ..More research is needed to determine how to best conceptualize, assess, and treat SCT, and Jessica's case underscores the importance of further work in this area. ..
  10. pmc Clinical utility of the Vanderbilt ADHD diagnostic parent rating scale comorbidity screening scales
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 33:221-8. 2012
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  11. doi Aggression among children with ADHD, anxiety, or co-occurring symptoms: competing exacerbation and attenuation hypotheses
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:527-42. 2012
    ..Although ADHD symptoms were significantly associated with all aggression subtypes, this association did not remain when including symptoms of oppositional defiant disorder...
  12. pmc Does Sluggish Cognitive Tempo Fit Within a Bi-Factor Model of ADHD?
    Annie A Garner
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
    J Atten Disord . 2014
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  13. doi Slow sluggish cognitive tempo symptoms are associated with poorer academic performance in children with ADHD
    Leanne Tamm
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati OH, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 242:251-9. 2016
    ..More work is needed to better understand the nature of SCT Slow symptoms in relation to inattention and amotivation. ..
  14. doi Co-occurring mental health problems and peer functioning among youth with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a review and recommendations for future research
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 15:279-302. 2012
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  15. doi A Preliminary Investigation of the Relation Between Thyroid Functioning and Sluggish Cognitive Tempo in Children
    Stephen P Becker
    1 Miami University, Oxford, OH, USA
    J Atten Disord 21:240-246. 2017
    ..To test the hypothesis that thyroid functioning would be uniquely associated with sluggish cognitive tempo (SCT) symptoms but not Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (4th ed.; DSM-IV) symptoms of ADHD...
  16. doi Sluggish cognitive tempo is associated with suicide risk in psychiatrically hospitalized children
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 57:1390-1399. 2016
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  17. doi Sluggish cognitive tempo among young adolescents with ADHD: relations to mental health, academic, and social functioning
    Stephen P Becker
    1Miami University, Oxford, OH, USA
    J Atten Disord 17:681-9. 2013
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  18. pmc The Internal, External, and Diagnostic Validity of Sluggish Cognitive Tempo: A Meta-Analysis and Critical Review
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, and University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Electronic address
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 55:163-78. 2016
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  19. pmc Effects of Methylphenidate on Sleep Functioning in Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 37:395-404. 2016
    ..To examine the effects of stimulant medication on the sleep functioning of children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and identify predictors of sleep problems as a side effect of taking stimulant medication...
  20. pmc Sleep habits in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder predominantly inattentive type and associations with comorbid psychopathology symptoms
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA Electronic address
    Sleep Med 21:151-9. 2016
    ..This study extends the current literature by using a large, clinical sample of children with ADHD-I to examine the association between SCT and other psychopathology symptoms with children's sleep functioning...
  21. ncbi Rates of peer victimization in young adolescents with ADHD and associations with internalizing symptoms and self-esteem
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 10006, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45229 3039, USA
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry . 2016
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  22. doi Sleep problems predict comorbid externalizing behaviors and depression in young adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 10006, Cincinnati, OH, 45229 3039, USA
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 24:897-907. 2015
    ..Additional research is needed with larger samples and multiple time-points to further examine the interrelations of sleep problems and comorbidity...
  23. doi Child routines and parental adjustment as correlates of internalizing and externalizing symptoms in children diagnosed with ADHD
    Abbey N Harris
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1300 University Dr, Birmingham, AL, 35294, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 45:243-53. 2014
    ..A positive relation was found between parental and child adjustment problems; however, support for routines moderating the relation between parent and child adjustment was not supported...
  24. ncbi Self-Reported Time in Bed and Sleep Quality in Association with Internalizing and Externalizing Symptoms in School-Age Youth
    Sonia L Rubens
    Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans, Geology and Psychology Building, Room 2001, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, LA, 70148, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev . 2016
    ..Incorporating self-reported sleep assessments into clinical practice and school-based evaluations may have implications for a child's adjustment...
  25. ncbi Are sluggish cognitive tempo symptoms associated with executive functioning in preschoolers?
    Leanne Tamm
    A Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Child Neuropsychol . 2016
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  26. pmc Intraindividual variability of sleep/wake patterns in relation to child and adolescent functioning: A systematic review
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA Electronic address
    Sleep Med Rev . 2016
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  27. doi Does Emotion Dysregulation Mediate the Association Between Sluggish Cognitive Tempo and College Students' Social Impairment?
    Andrew J Flannery
    Miami University, Oxford, OH, USA
    J Atten Disord 20:802-12. 2016
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  28. pmc Hot and Cool Executive Functions in Children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and Comorbid Oppositional Defiant Disorder
    Tanya N Antonini
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 21:584-95. 2015
    ..In sum, children with ADHD presented with "cool" EF deficits which appear to be unrelated to ODD comorbidity. However, "hot" EF deficits were not present among children with ADHD, irrespective of comorbid ODD status...
  29. doi Advancing a biopsychosocial and contextual model of sleep in adolescence: a review and introduction to the special issue
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 10006, Cincinnati, OH, 45229, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 44:239-70. 2015
    ..Along with the framework proposed in this article, the studies included in this Special Issue advance the current literature and point to critical directions for future research. ..
  30. doi Convergent validity of the Child Behavior Checklist sleep items with validated sleep measures and sleep disorder diagnoses in children and adolescents referred to a sleep disorders center
    Stephen P Becker
    Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA Electronic address
    Sleep Med 16:79-86. 2015
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  31. doi Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and social skills in youth: a moderated mediation model of emotion dysregulation and depression
    Nora Bunford
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, 200 Porter Hall, Athens, OH, 45701, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 43:283-96. 2015
    ..These findings underscore the importance of ED in the association between ADHD and social functioning among youth and suggest a need for additional research to understand how and when ED impacts such functioning...
  32. doi "Nothing really matters": emotional numbing as a link between trauma exposure and callousness in delinquent youth
    Patricia K Kerig
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:272-9. 2012
    ..18, and sadness, R(2) = .26, statistically mediated the relations to callous-unemotional traits only for those traumatic experiences involving betrayal. Gender was not found to moderate these effects...