David M Almeida

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The daily inventory of stressful events: an interview-based approach for measuring daily stressors
    David M Almeida
    University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
    Assessment 9:41-55. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Do daily stress processes account for socioeconomic health disparities?
    David M Almeida
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, 135 E Nittany Ave, Suite 405, State College, 18601, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:34-9. 2005
  3. pmc Assessing daily stress processes in social surveys by combining stressor exposure and salivary cortisol
    David M Almeida
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Biodemography Soc Biol 55:219-37. 2009
  4. pmc Interindividual differences and intraindividual variability in the cortisol awakening response: an examination of age and gender
    David M Almeida
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 24:819-27. 2009
  5. pmc Age and the association between negative affective states and diurnal cortisol
    Jennifer R Piazza
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, USA
    Psychol Aging 28:47-56. 2013
  6. pmc Associations between cognitive function and naturally occurring daily cortisol during middle adulthood: timing is everything
    Robert S Stawski
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, and Gerontology Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:i71-81. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Anticipating an Easier Day: Effects of Adult Day Services on Daily Cortisol and Stress
    Laura Cousino Klein
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park Penn State Institute of the Neurosciences, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park
    Gerontologist 56:303-12. 2016
  8. pmc Intraindividual change and variability in daily stress processes: findings from two measurement-burst diary studies
    Martin J Sliwinski
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Gerontology Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 24:828-40. 2009
  9. pmc The role of daily activities in youths' stress physiology
    Susan M McHale
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16801, USA
    J Adolesc Health 51:623-8. 2012
  10. pmc Frontiers in the use of biomarkers of health in research on stress and aging
    Jennifer R Piazza
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, 118 Henderson Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:513-25. 2010

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint The daily inventory of stressful events: an interview-based approach for measuring daily stressors
    David M Almeida
    University of Arizona, Tucson, USA
    Assessment 9:41-55. 2002
    ..Regression analyses showed that specific types of daily stressors such as interpersonal tensions and network stressors were unique predictors of both health symptoms and mood...
  2. ncbi request reprint Do daily stress processes account for socioeconomic health disparities?
    David M Almeida
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, 135 E Nittany Ave, Suite 405, State College, 18601, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:34-9. 2005
    ..The present study examined the extent to which daily stressor severity and appraisals of the stressors accounted for socioeconomic disparities in health...
  3. pmc Assessing daily stress processes in social surveys by combining stressor exposure and salivary cortisol
    David M Almeida
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Biodemography Soc Biol 55:219-37. 2009
    ..The final portion of the article describes ways that this approach can leverage the strengths of various features of longitudinal social surveys to extend research on stress and mental health...
  4. pmc Interindividual differences and intraindividual variability in the cortisol awakening response: an examination of age and gender
    David M Almeida
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 24:819-27. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Age and the association between negative affective states and diurnal cortisol
    Jennifer R Piazza
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, USA
    Psychol Aging 28:47-56. 2013
    ..Findings support the theory of strength and vulnerability integration, and underscore the importance of age when examining associations between negative affective states and diurnal cortisol...
  6. pmc Associations between cognitive function and naturally occurring daily cortisol during middle adulthood: timing is everything
    Robert S Stawski
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, and Gerontology Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:i71-81. 2011
    ..We examined associations between cognitive function (CF) and the naturally occurring daily cortisol levels using data from the Midlife in the United States survey and the National Study of Daily Experiences...
  7. doi request reprint Anticipating an Easier Day: Effects of Adult Day Services on Daily Cortisol and Stress
    Laura Cousino Klein
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park Penn State Institute of the Neurosciences, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park
    Gerontologist 56:303-12. 2016
    ..We explore whether an intervention which lowers caregivers' daily exposure to stressors, adult day services (ADS), leads to improved regulation of the stress hormone, cortisol, which has implications for health and well-being...
  8. pmc Intraindividual change and variability in daily stress processes: findings from two measurement-burst diary studies
    Martin J Sliwinski
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Gerontology Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 24:828-40. 2009
    ..Taken together, the present results emphasize the importance of modeling dynamic psychosocial and aging processes that operate across different time scales for understanding age-related changes in daily stress processes...
  9. pmc The role of daily activities in youths' stress physiology
    Susan M McHale
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16801, USA
    J Adolesc Health 51:623-8. 2012
    ..This study examined links between diurnal patterns of the stress hormone cortisol and time spent by adolescents in nine common daily activities...
  10. pmc Frontiers in the use of biomarkers of health in research on stress and aging
    Jennifer R Piazza
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, 118 Henderson Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:513-25. 2010
    ..We recommend that future research examining physical health and aging incorporate dynamic and multivariate methods for assessing links between stressors and biomarkers...
  11. pmc Double- and Triple-Duty Caregiving Men: An Examination of Subjective Stress and Perceived Schedule Control
    Nicole Depasquale
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    J Appl Gerontol . 2016
    ..These findings contribute to the scarce literature on double- and triple-duty caregiving men and have practical implications for recruitment and retention strategies in the health care industry...
  12. pmc Affective reactivity to daily stressors and long-term risk of reporting a chronic physical health condition
    Jennifer R Piazza
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:110-20. 2013
    ..Whether these minor hassles have long-term physical health ramifications, however, is largely unknown...
  13. pmc Fluid cognitive ability is associated with greater exposure and smaller reactions to daily stressors
    Robert S Stawski
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies and the Gerontology Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 25:330-42. 2010
    ..Furthermore, fluid cognitive ability was unrelated to subjective severity ratings of the stressors reported. Discussion focuses on the role of fluid cognitive ability in daily stress processes...
  14. pmc Work-Family Conflict and Employee Sleep: Evidence from IT Workers in the Work, Family and Health Study
    Orfeu M Buxton
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
    Sleep 39:1871-1882. 2016
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  15. pmc Health Behavior Among Men With Multiple Family Roles: The Moderating Effects of Perceived Partner Relationship Quality
    Nicole Depasquale
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
    Am J Mens Health . 2016
    ..These findings are discussed in terms of their empirical and practical implications for partnered men and their families...
  16. pmc The effects of adult day services on family caregivers' daily stress, affect, and health: outcomes from the Daily Stress and Health (DaSH) study
    Steven H Zarit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
    Gerontologist 54:570-9. 2014
    ..Participants were interviewed for 8 consecutive days. On some days, the IWD attended an ADS program and on the other days caregivers provide most or all of the care at home...
  17. pmc Daily stressors and adult day service use by family caregivers: effects on depressive symptoms, positive mood, and dehydroepiandrosterone-sulfate
    Steven H Zarit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA Electronic address
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:1592-602. 2014
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  18. pmc Socioeconomic status, daily affective and social experiences, and inflammation during adolescence
    Jessica J Chiang
    From the Departments of Psychology Chiang, Bower, Irwin, Fuligni and Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences Bower, Irwin, Fuligni, Cousins Center for Psychoneuroimmunology Bower, Irwin, David Geffen School of Medicine Irwin, and Division of Geriatrics Seeman, University of California, Los Angeles, California and Department of Human Development and Family Studies Almeida, Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania
    Psychosom Med 77:256-66. 2015
    ..To assess the relation between socioeconomic status (SES) and inflammation during adolescence and determine whether daily affective and social experiences across a 15-day period mediate this relation...
  19. doi request reprint Daily antecedents and consequences of nightly sleep
    Soomi Lee
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
    J Sleep Res . 2016
    ..The results highlight the utility of a daily diary design for capturing the temporal sequences linking sleep and psychosocial stressors...
  20. pmc Smoking is associated with worse mood on stressful days: results from a national diary study
    Keith R Aronson
    Social Science Research Institute, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Ann Behav Med 36:259-69. 2008
    ..Moreover, prior studies have typically not considered contextual factors (e.g., daily stressors) that may impact the smoking-NA relationship...
  21. pmc Combining Formal and Informal Caregiving Roles: The Psychosocial Implications of Double- and Triple-Duty Care
    Nicole Depasquale
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 71:201-11. 2016
    ....
  22. pmc Reported exposure and emotional reactivity to daily stressors: the roles of adult age and global perceived stress
    Robert S Stawski
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 23:52-61. 2008
    ..Furthermore, across days on which daily stressors were reported, intraindividual variability in the number and severity of stressors reported was associated with increased negative affect, but only among younger adults...
  23. pmc Age differences in workplace intervention effects on employees' nighttime and daytime sleep
    Soomi Lee
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
    Sleep Health 2:289-296. 2016
    ..To examine the effects of a workplace flexibility/support intervention on employees' sleep quantity and quality during nights and days and whether the effects differ by employee age...
  24. pmc Certified Nursing Assistants Balancing Family Caregiving Roles: Health Care Utilization Among Double- and Triple-Duty Caregivers
    Nicole Depasquale
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, College of Health and Human Development, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park
    Gerontologist 56:1114-1123. 2016
    ....
  25. pmc Nonstandard Work Schedules, Perceived Family Well-Being, and Daily Stressors
    Kelly D Davis
    Pennsylvania State University, 210 Beecher Dock House, University Park, PA 16802
    J Marriage Fam 70:991-1003. 2008
    ..Several sociodemographic variables were tested as moderators. Both studies demonstrated that nonstandard work schedules place a strain on working, married adults at the global and daily level...
  26. pmc Daily well-being of cancer survivors: the role of somatic amplification
    Mary Jon Barrineau
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Penn State University, University Park, PA, USA
    Psychooncology 23:1027-33. 2014
    ..The current study examined the role that somatic amplification plays in placing cancer survivors at an increased risk of impairments in daily well-being, specifically severity of physical symptoms, positive affect and negative affect...
  27. pmc Effects of adult day care on daily stress of caregivers: a within-person approach
    Steven H Zarit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:538-46. 2011
    ..OBJECTIVES. This article examined exposure to and appraisal of care-related stressors associated with use of adult day services (ADS) by family caregivers of individuals with dementia...
  28. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental effects on daily life stressors: more evidence for greater variation in later life
    Susan Turk Charles
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7085, USA
    Psychol Aging 22:331-40. 2007
    ..In addition, the influence of unique environment on perceived stress exerted a stronger influence among the older adults than the younger adults...
  29. ncbi request reprint Age differences in exposure and reactions to interpersonal tensions: a daily diary study
    Kira S Birditt
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, 426 Thompson Street, Ann Arbor, Mi 48104 2321, USA
    Psychol Aging 20:330-40. 2005
    ..The discussion centers on why older people may be better able to regulate their reactions to problems than younger people...
  30. ncbi request reprint The effect of daily stress, personality, and age on daily negative affect
    Daniel K Mroczek
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Dealy Hall, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    J Pers 72:355-78. 2004
    ..Our investigations illuminate the complexities that characterize the set of associations among negative affect, stress, personality, and age, and point to potential aging or cohort effects...
  31. ncbi request reprint Age differences in the heritability of mean and intraindividual variation of psychological distress
    Michelle Neiss
    University of Southampton, Southampton, UK
    Gerontology 50:22-7. 2004
    ..An important question in the study of intraindividual variability is whether the same explanatory mechanisms govern between person variation and within person variation...
  32. pmc Routine assistance to parents: effects on daily mood and other stressors
    Jyoti Savla
    Center for Gerontology, Virginia Polytechnic and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S154-61. 2008
    ..The present study examined the association of providing assistance to older parents amid everyday circumstances and short-term psychological consequences for adult children providing assistance...
  33. ncbi request reprint Living with chronic health conditions: age differences in affective well-being
    Jennifer R Piazza
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, 3340 Social Ecology II, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7085, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:P313-21. 2007
    ..Among people reporting four or more chronic conditions, older adults were just as reactive to daily stressors as were younger adults...
  34. ncbi request reprint Age differences in reactivity to daily stressors: the role of personal control
    Shevaun D Neupert
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, PO Box 7650, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:P216-25. 2007
    ..High constraint was associated with the strongest physical reactivity to network stressors for younger and older adults...
  35. ncbi request reprint The ebb and flow of marital lust: a relational approach
    Carl A Ridley
    University of Arizona, Division of Family Studies and Human Development, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    J Sex Res 43:144-53. 2006
    ..However, the role of negative affect toward spouses in interactions with other constructs was not as expected. We discuss possible explanations for the findings and implications for further research...
  36. ncbi request reprint Daily stressors and memory failures in a naturalistic setting: findings from the VA Normative Aging Study
    Shevaun D Neupert
    Department of Psychology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7650, and Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, USA
    Psychol Aging 21:424-9. 2006
    ..These stressors were also associated with an increase in memory failures from one day to the next. The findings may be important for preventions to mitigate age-related cognitive decline...
  37. ncbi request reprint Chronic stressors and daily hassles: unique and interactive relationships with psychological distress
    Joyce Serido
    Bronfrenbrenner Life Course Center, Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Surge 1, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:17-33. 2004
    ..The study provides support for chronic home stressors functioning as a moderating factor on the relationship between daily hassles and psychological distress both within and across domains...
  38. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and health: a micro-level analysis of exposure and vulnerability to daily stressors
    Joseph G Grzywacz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084 USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:1-16. 2004
    ..Finally, neither exposure nor vulnerability explained socioeconomic differentials in daily health, but the results clearly indicate that the stressor-health association cannot be considered independent of socioeconomic status...