Amy M Smith Slep

Summary

Affiliation: Stony Brook University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Creating and field-testing child maltreatment definitions: improving the reliability of substantiation determinations
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794, USA
    Child Maltreat 11:217-36. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Public health approaches to family maltreatment prevention: resetting family psychology's sights from the home to the community
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Fam Psychol 22:518-28. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Multivariate models of mothers' and fathers' aggression toward their children
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:739-51. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Using random telephone sampling to recruit generalizable samples for family violence studies
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:680-9. 2006
  5. pmc Distinguishing risk profiles among parent-only, partner-only, and dually perpetrating physical aggressors
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Fam Psychol 23:705-16. 2009
  6. pmc Mothers' emotion dynamics and their relations with harsh and lax discipline: microsocial time series analyses
    Michael F Lorber
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 34:559-68. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Parent and partner violence in families with young children: rates, patterns, and connections
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, US
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:435-44. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Unique risk and protective factors for partner aggression in a large scale air force survey
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Community Health 35:375-83. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Validation of a new self-report measure of parental attributions
    Jeffery D Snarr
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Psychol Assess 21:390-401. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Child emotional aggression and abuse: definitions and prevalence
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 35:783-96. 2011

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Creating and field-testing child maltreatment definitions: improving the reliability of substantiation determinations
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794, USA
    Child Maltreat 11:217-36. 2006
    ..Clearly, implementing standardized definitions in a typical child protective environment would pose myriad political challenges. However, our results suggest achieving reliable substantiation determinations may be a feasible goal...
  2. doi request reprint Public health approaches to family maltreatment prevention: resetting family psychology's sights from the home to the community
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Fam Psychol 22:518-28. 2008
    ..Finally, recommendations are made for effective and disseminable family maltreatment prevention interventions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Multivariate models of mothers' and fathers' aggression toward their children
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:739-51. 2007
    ..Models accounted for a moderate proportion of the variance in aggression...
  4. ncbi request reprint Using random telephone sampling to recruit generalizable samples for family violence studies
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:680-9. 2006
    ..Time and cost are detailed, suggesting that RDD may be a feasible, effective method by which to recruit more generalizable samples for in-laboratory studies of family violence when those studies have sufficient resources...
  5. pmc Distinguishing risk profiles among parent-only, partner-only, and dually perpetrating physical aggressors
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Fam Psychol 23:705-16. 2009
    ..These results suggest theories of partner and parent aggression might gain precision if co-occurrence status were specifically taken into account...
  6. pmc Mothers' emotion dynamics and their relations with harsh and lax discipline: microsocial time series analyses
    Michael F Lorber
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 34:559-68. 2005
    ..Dynamic emotion variables were not redundant with emotion intensity and therefore enhance our understanding of the role of emotion in discipline...
  7. ncbi request reprint Parent and partner violence in families with young children: rates, patterns, and connections
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, US
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:435-44. 2005
    ..Patterns of co-occurring violence are described in light of the theoretical literature. Implications for studying family violence in community samples are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Unique risk and protective factors for partner aggression in a large scale air force survey
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Community Health 35:375-83. 2010
    ..This study identified specific risk factors of partner violence that may be targeted by prevention and intervention efforts aimed at different levels of impact (e.g., family interventions, community-wide programs)...
  9. doi request reprint Validation of a new self-report measure of parental attributions
    Jeffery D Snarr
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Psychol Assess 21:390-401. 2009
    ..Associations with parent-child aggression and parenting satisfaction were generally larger than with partner aggression and relationship satisfaction...
  10. doi request reprint Child emotional aggression and abuse: definitions and prevalence
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 35:783-96. 2011
    ..Research on and intervention for child emotional abuse and emotional aggression toward children have been severely hampered because there have been no agreed-upon, clinically usable definitions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Validation of a self-report measure of unrealistic relationship expectations
    Heather M Foran
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Psychol Assess 19:382-96. 2007
    ..Unrealistic relationship beliefs significantly differentiated aggressive and nonaggressive men, and this association remained significant after the authors controlled for other related variables...
  12. ncbi request reprint Child abuse in the context of domestic violence: prevalence, explanations, and practice implications
    Ernest N Jouriles
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275 0442, USA
    Violence Vict 23:221-35. 2008
    ..We discuss implications of this research for service-delivery programs for domestically violent families...
  13. doi request reprint Prevention of partner violence by focusing on behaviors of both young males and females
    K DANIEL O'LEARY
    Psychology Department, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Prev Sci 13:329-39. 2012
    ..It reviews issues such as who and when to target for IPV prevention programs, and it summarizes data relevant to these issues...
  14. doi request reprint Prevalences of intimate partner violence in a representative U.S. Air Force sample
    Heather M Foran
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:391-7. 2011
    ..This is the first large-scale study to examine prevalences of IPV, CS-IPV, and clinically significant emotional abuse (CS-EA) for men and women...
  15. pmc Desired change in couples: gender differences and effects on communication
    Richard E Heyman
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    J Fam Psychol 23:474-84. 2009
    ..Both men and women behaved more positively during the partner-initiated conversations than during their own-initiated conversations. Women, compared with men, were more negative in their own and in their partners' conversations...
  16. doi request reprint Preventive impacts of reliable family maltreatment criteria
    Jeffery D Snarr
    Department of Psychology, The College at Brockport, Brockport, NY 14420, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:826-33. 2011
    ..The current study examined the effects of these changes on family maltreatment recidivism...
  17. doi request reprint An initial evaluation of the role of emotion and impulsivity in explaining racial/ethnic differences in the use of corporal punishment
    Michael F Lorber
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, USA
    Dev Psychol 47:1744-9. 2011
    ..The present findings, although preliminary, do not support the emotion-impulsivity hypothesis of racial differences in the use of corporal punishment suggested by K. Deater-Deckard, K. A. Dodge, J. E. Bates, and G. S. Pettit (1996)...
  18. pmc The differential association between change request qualities and resistance, problem resolution, and relationship satisfaction
    Danielle M Mitnick
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    J Fam Psychol 23:464-73. 2009
    ..Research and clinical implications are detailed...
  19. pmc The risk of partner aggression research: impact of laboratory couples conflict protocols on participants
    Daniela J Owen
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 2500, USA
    Violence Vict 21:483-97. 2006
    ..Female participants rated different segments of the study as more helpful to themselves and their relationships, while male participants did not find any segment of the study to have a different impact than other segments...
  20. doi request reprint Hazardous drinking and military community functioning: identifying mediating risk factors
    Heather M Foran
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:521-32. 2011
    ..The goal of the current study is to inform community-wide prevention efforts by testing a model of community functioning and mediating risk factors of hazardous drinking among active duty U.S. Air Force personnel...
  21. doi request reprint Recent suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in a large-scale survey of the U.S. Air Force: prevalences and demographic risk factors
    Jeffery D Snarr
    Family Translational Research Group, Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 40:544-52. 2010
    ..Groups that were at increased risk for nonfatal suicide attempts included low-ranking men and Hispanic women. Implications for prevention efforts are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Predicting inept discipline: The role of parental depressive symptoms, anger, and attributions
    Debbie W Leung
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University State University of New York SUNY, Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:524-34. 2006
    ..The patterns of relations were similar for fathers and mothers. The importance of addressing parents' psychological difficulties and dysfunctional attributions in interventions for families with disruptive children is discussed...
  23. pmc Parental Flooding During Conflict: A Psychometric Evaluation of a New Scale
    Tamara Del Vecchio
    Department of Psychology, St John s University, Queens, NY, 11439, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 44:1587-1597. 2016
    ..The present results support the psychometric validity of the PFS...
  24. ncbi request reprint Making faces: testing the relation between child behavior problems and mothers' interpretations of child emotion expressions
    Jeffery D Snarr
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 31:371-80. 2003
    ..Findings suggest that child emotion cues may trigger biased maternal cognitions even in the absence of child misbehavior...
  25. ncbi request reprint Precipitants of partner aggression
    Susan G O'Leary
    Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:344-7. 2006
    ..Nonaggressive partner precipitants were common and deserve future research attention...
  26. ncbi request reprint A translational research orientation to family violence
    Richard E Heyman
    Family Translational Research Group, Department of Psychology, Stony Brook University, State University of New York, NY 11794 2500, USA
    Violence Vict 24:283-301. 2009
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  27. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and dating aggression: a cognitive dissonance approach
    Julie A Schumacher
    Research Institute on Addictions, University of Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Prev Sci 5:231-43. 2004
    ..We discuss the implications of these findings for prevention efforts and directions for future research in this area...