Jason C Allaire

Summary

Affiliation: North Carolina State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Mild cognitive impairment and objective instrumental everyday functioning: the everyday cognition battery memory test
    Jason C Allaire
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695 7801, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:120-5. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Competence in everyday activities as a predictor of cognitive risk and mortality
    Jason C Allaire
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695 7801, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 13:207-24. 2006
  3. pmc Intraindividual variability may not always indicate vulnerability in elders' cognitive performance
    Jason C Allaire
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7801, USA
    Psychol Aging 20:390-401. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Understanding within-group variability of everyday cognition in aging Black/African American adults: a mimic (multiple indicators, multiple causes) model approach
    Brian J Ayotte
    Department of Psychology, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, North Dartmouth, MA 02747, USA
    Exp Aging Res 38:488-510. 2012
  5. pmc Subjective memory in older African Americans
    Regina C Sims
    Department of Psychology, Howard University, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    Exp Aging Res 37:220-40. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Race differences in intellectual control beliefs and cognitive functioning
    Sarah W Kennedy
    Department of Health and Human Services Division of Aging and Adult Services, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
    Exp Aging Res 38:247-64. 2012
  7. pmc Assessing mild cognitive impairment among older African Americans
    Alyssa A Gamaldo
    North Carolina State University, NC, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:748-55. 2010
  8. doi request reprint I think I can, I think I can: examining the within-person coupling of control beliefs and cognition in older adults
    Shevaun D Neupert
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7650, USA
    Psychol Aging 27:742-9. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Exploring the within-person coupling of blood pressure and cognition in elders
    Alyssa A Gamaldo
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7650, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:P386-9. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Exploring the within-person coupling of reading vision and cognition in the elderly
    Sarah R Weatherbee
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7801, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 16:671-82. 2009

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Mild cognitive impairment and objective instrumental everyday functioning: the everyday cognition battery memory test
    Jason C Allaire
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695 7801, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:120-5. 2009
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Competence in everyday activities as a predictor of cognitive risk and mortality
    Jason C Allaire
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695 7801, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 13:207-24. 2006
    ..Given the clinical importance of identifying "at risk" elders for impairment, the findings from this study provide initial evidence for the predictive utility of performance-based measures of everyday functioning...
  3. pmc Intraindividual variability may not always indicate vulnerability in elders' cognitive performance
    Jason C Allaire
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7801, USA
    Psychol Aging 20:390-401. 2005
    ..The authors argue that both adaptive (practice-related) and maladaptive (inconsistency-related) intraindividual variability may exist within the same individuals over time...
  4. doi request reprint Understanding within-group variability of everyday cognition in aging Black/African American adults: a mimic (multiple indicators, multiple causes) model approach
    Brian J Ayotte
    Department of Psychology, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, North Dartmouth, MA 02747, USA
    Exp Aging Res 38:488-510. 2012
    ..The current study examined individual differences in everyday cognitive ability among aging Black/African American adults...
  5. pmc Subjective memory in older African Americans
    Regina C Sims
    Department of Psychology, Howard University, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    Exp Aging Res 37:220-40. 2011
    ..Results suggest that subjective memory is influenced by aspects of psychological well-being but is unrelated to objective memory in older African Americans...
  6. doi request reprint Race differences in intellectual control beliefs and cognitive functioning
    Sarah W Kennedy
    Department of Health and Human Services Division of Aging and Adult Services, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
    Exp Aging Res 38:247-64. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Assessing mild cognitive impairment among older African Americans
    Alyssa A Gamaldo
    North Carolina State University, NC, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:748-55. 2010
    ..The study also plans to explore the specific cognitive domains of impairment as well as whether there are differences in demographics, health, and cognitive performance between MCI and normal participants...
  8. doi request reprint I think I can, I think I can: examining the within-person coupling of control beliefs and cognition in older adults
    Shevaun D Neupert
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7650, USA
    Psychol Aging 27:742-9. 2012
    ..These findings underscore the importance of examining constructs using a within-person approach to identify dynamic processes in cognitive aging...
  9. ncbi request reprint Exploring the within-person coupling of blood pressure and cognition in elders
    Alyssa A Gamaldo
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7650, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:P386-9. 2008
    ..These results demonstrate that the relationship between blood pressure and cognition at the between-person level and the relationship within each individual should be further explored simultaneously...
  10. doi request reprint Exploring the within-person coupling of reading vision and cognition in the elderly
    Sarah R Weatherbee
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7801, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 16:671-82. 2009
    ..Additionally, a main effect was found for reading vision and performance on the AVLT and Number Comparison task; such that on occasions when reading vision was poor, cognitive performance suffered...
  11. pmc Protective and vulnerability factors for physically abused children: effects of ethnicity and parenting context
    Mary E Haskett
    Department of Psychology, Box 7650, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 32:567-76. 2008
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Age differences in daily predictors of forgetting to take medication: the importance of context and cognition
    Shevaun D Neupert
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA
    Exp Aging Res 37:435-48. 2011
    ..These findings highlight the importance of contextual variation in busyness in relation to daily medication adherence for younger and older adults...
  13. doi request reprint Everyday cognition and mortality: performance differences and predictive utility of the Everyday Cognition Battery
    Sarah R Weatherbee
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695 7801, USA
    Psychol Aging 23:216-21. 2008
    ..Additionally, performance on the ECB Knowledge Test was a significant predictor of death even after controlling for basic cognitive abilities, demographics, and self-rated health...
  14. ncbi request reprint Examining the association between lung functioning and cognitive performance in African American adults
    Jason C Allaire
    North Carolina State University, USA
    J Aging Health 19:106-22. 2007
    ..Biobehavioral assessments such as the one presented here appear to provide important new insights into the sources of individual differences in cognition observed in this understudied population...
  15. ncbi request reprint Factor structure and validity of the parenting stress index-short form
    Mary E Haskett
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 35:302-12. 2006
    ..PSI-SF scores were related to parent reports of child behavior 1 year later, and the Childrearing Stress subscale was a significant predictor of a parental history of abuse...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular intraindividual variability in later life: the influence of social connectedness and positive emotions
    Anthony D Ong
    Department of Psychology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
    Psychol Aging 20:476-85. 2005
    ....
  17. pmc Well- and ill-defined measures of everyday cognition: relationship to older adults' intellectual ability and functional status
    Jason C Allaire
    Institute of Gerontology and Department of Psychology, Wayne State University, USA
    Psychol Aging 17:101-15. 2002
    ..Discussion focuses on the differential importance of both methods for assessing older adults' everyday cognitive functioning...
  18. ncbi request reprint Verbal learning and everyday functioning in dementia: an application of latent variable growth curve modeling
    Benjamin T Mast
    Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:P167-73. 2006
    ..Rate of verbal learning over trials was a significant predictor of everyday functioning (instrumental activities of daily living) above and beyond general cognitive impairment and demographics...
  19. pmc A growth curve model of learning acquisition among cognitively normal older adults
    Richard N Jones
    Hebrew Rehabilitation Center for Aged, Research and Training Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    Exp Aging Res 31:291-312. 2005
    ..These results suggest that failing to recognize initial recall and learning as distinct constructs clouds the interpretation of supraspan memory tasks...
  20. ncbi request reprint Relationships among health factors and everyday problem solving in african americans
    Keith E Whitfield
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16803, USA
    Health Psychol 23:641-4. 2004
    ..The results indicate that health indices contribute to the variability in everyday cognition in this understudied population...
  21. pmc Are comparisons the answer to understanding behavioral aspects of aging in racial and ethnic groups?
    Keith E Whitfield
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, 9 Flowers Drive, P O Box 90085, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:P301-8. 2008
    ..Our goal is to encourage the use of multiple methodological designs in the study of issues related to racial and ethnic minorities by demonstrating some of the advantages of lesser employed approaches...
  22. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure and memory in older African Americans
    Keith E Whitfield
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 22708, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:181-6. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that blood pressure is a source of individual variability in cognitive aging among African Americans...
  23. ncbi request reprint Change in cognitive capabilities in the oldest old: the effects of proximity to death in genetically related individuals over a 6-year period
    Boo Johansson
    Department of Psychology, University of Goteborg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Psychol Aging 19:145-56. 2004
    ..These findings highlight several challenges for estimating genetic sources of variance in the context of compromised health and mortality-related change...
  24. ncbi request reprint How blood pressure affects the aging mind
    Keith E Whitfield
    Ethn Dis 18:238-9. 2008

Research Grants1

  1. Exploring Intraindividual Variability in Elders' Everyday Cognitive Performance
    JASON ALLAIRE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The overarching goal of this study is to better understand how older adults solve everyday problems, and how their ability to do so might change from one day to the next. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..