|Present||Assistant Teaching Professor Health Psychology, Worcester Polytechnic Institue|
|Present||Research Associate, University of Massachusetts Boston|
|Present||UMass Boston, Psychology, University of Massachusetts Boston|
- Foundations of Psychology
- Behavioral Neuroscience
- Health Psychology
- Cognitive Psychology
- Social Psychology
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Healthy, wealthy, wise? Psychosocial factors influencing the socioeconomic status–health ...
Journal of Health Psychology doi: 10.1177/1359105311433345 (2012)
The present research investigated psychosocial factors: control beliefs; social relations moderating the SES–health gradient. Participants included 3775 respondents from a ...
Contributions to Books (1)
Contribution to Book
Relational psychophysiology and mutual regulation during dyadic therapeutic and developmental ...
Interdisciplinary Handbook of the Person Centered Approach: Connections Beyond Psychotherapy. (2013)
Abstract. Human experiences of empathy and presence are quintessential in therapeutic as well as intimate relationships. The work on relational ...
Popular Press (2)
Under Stress, Are We Morally Congruent? Physiological And Psychological Influences ...
Medical News Today (2009)
Empirical work on moral decision-making strongly suggests that multi-system processes are involved, including affective, cognitive, and physiological mechanisms. While extensive ...
THE INFLUENCE OF MATERNAL EDUCATION ON LIFETIME VULNERABILITIES FOR CHRONIC ...
International Society for Developmental Psychobiology (2014)
We examined parental education as predictors of vulnerability to biological and perceived chronic stressors into adulthood. Measures included hair cortisol ...
Self-esteem Influences on Multiple Domains: Stress, Health, Mood, and Social ...
UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science Research Retreat (2014)
The present investigation assessed self-esteem effects on biological and subjective chronic stress measures, including cardiovascular parameters, health indicators, and mood. ...
Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities in Biological and Perceived Chronic Stress ...
UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science Research Retreat (2012)
Objective: Hair cortisol has been recently identified as a biological index of stress via long-term alterations in HPA activity, although ...