|Present||Associate Professor, Utah State University ‐ Psychology|
Honors and Awards
- 2002 - Nominated for College of Education Researcher of the Year, Utah State University
- 1988-1989 - National Institute of Mental Health U.S. Public Health Service Fellowship, Indiana University
- 1985-1987 - CIC Minority Graduate Fellowship, Indiana University
- International Neuropsychological Society, Member
- National Academy of Neuropsychology, Member
- American Psychological Association, Member
2810 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-2810
Emma Eccles Jones Education (EDUC) 423
Specific Cognitive/Behavioral Domains Predict Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Severe Dementia
Rocky Mountain Psychological Association (2017)
Background: Neuropsychiatric symptoms (NPS) have high prevalence in Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders (ADRD), with nearly 100% of individuals experiencing ...
The design and progress of a multidomain lifestyle intervention to ...
Alzheimer's and Dementia: Translational Research and Clinical Interventions (2015)
Introduction Most Alzheimer's disease (AD) prevention studies focus on older adults or persons with existing cognitive impairment. This study describes ...
A Brief Metacognition Questionnaire for the Elderly: Comparison with Cognitive ...
International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (2009)
Objective To examine the utility of a brief, metacognition questionnaire by examining its association with objective cognitive testing and informant ...
Effects of Cardiovascular Medications on Rate of Functional Decline in ...
The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (2008)
Background: Evidence suggests that cardiovascular medications, including statins and antihypertensive medications, may delay cognitive decline in patients with Alzheimer dementia ...
Point and Five-Year Period Prevalence of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in Dementia ...
International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (2008)
Background: Neuropsychiatric symptoms are nearly universal in dementia, yet little is known about their longitudinal course in the community. Objective: ...
Autopsy-confirmed Alzheimer's disease versus clinically-diagnosed Alzheimer's disease in ...
Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology (2007)
Atrophy of specific, regional, and generalized brain structures occurs as a result of the Alzheimer's disease (AD) process. Comparing AD ...
Three-Year Incidence of First-Onset Depressive Syndrome in a Population Sample ...
The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (2006)
Objective: Estimates of incidence of late-life depression vary greatly with few studies excluding demented cases through in-depth evaluation and most ...