Presentations & Papers

Another way to learn about our current research efforts is to see the list of research we are presenting at conferences:

2019

Cassisi, J., Su, L., Ross, E., & Vivier, H. (2019, June). Impact of a Gluten Free Diet on Celiac Disease as Measured by the NIH PROs. 2019 HealthMeasures User Conference. Northwestern University, Chicago.

Vivier, H., Ross, E., Wiener, C., & Cassisi, J. (2019, March). Relationships between Mediterranean diet, GI symptoms and anxiety symptomology in emerging adults” 40th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, DC.

Vasavada, R., Cassisi, J., & Su, L. (2019, March) Analyzing the Relationship between Social Isolation, Emotional Support, and Symptom Severity in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Presented at the 10th annual Focused Inquiry and Research Experience (FIRE) Conference, UCF College of Medicine, Orlando, FL.

Ziebelman, J., Cassisi, J. Vivier, H., Ross, E., Su, L. (2019, March). Thinking with Your Gut? GI Pathology’s Effect on Psychiatric Symptoms. Presented at the 10th annual Focused Inquiry and Research Experience (FIRE) Conference, UCF College of Medicine, Orlando, FL.

2018

Weiner, C. H., Blaney, C., Cassisi, J.E., & Dawson, V. (2018, April). A Case Example of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Tinnitus in a Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH). 39th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM), New Orleans, Louisiana.

Ross, E.J., Weiner, C. H., Robinson, D., & Cassisi, J. E. (2018, April). Identification of Areas of Patient Need using the Cancer Support Source™ Program. 39th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM), New Orleans, Louisiana.

Deavers, F., Weiner, C., Husson, O., Fleurestil, S. & Cassisi, J.E. (2018, April). Depressive Symptoms (Not Type D Personality) Predict Quality of Life in Survivors of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer. 39th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM), New Orleans, Louisiana.

2017

Nicasio, A., Cassisi, J. E., Negy, C., & Jentsch, F. (2017, May). Attitude-Behavior
Discrepancy in Familism and Its Relation to Symptoms of Depression among
Latinas/os. 29th Annual Convention for the Association for Psychological
Science (APS), Boston, Massachusetts.

Nicasio, A., Cassisi, J., Betancourt, V., & Rivera, R. O. (2017, July). Propiedades
Psicométricas De La Nueva Escala De Familismo Conductual. XXXVI Congreso
Interamericano de Psicología 2017, Ciudad de México, Mexico.

2016

Banks, H., Mitchell, J., & Cassisi, J. (2016, March). Internal Consistency and
Convergent Validity of the DS‐14. Presented at the 7th annual Focused Inquiry
and Research Experience (FIRE) Conference, UCF College of Medicine,
Orlando, FL.

Wiener, C., Paulson, D., Cassisi, J., Husson, O., & Gupta, R. (2016, August).
Information provision, illness perceptions, and distress among thyroid cancer
survivors. American Psychological Association Convention, Denver, Colorado.

DePesa, N., Beg, S., Dotson, K., Bhanusali, N., Cassisi, J. & Williams, R. (2016).
Development and Implementation of an Interdisciplinary Chronic Pain
Intervention. 19th Annual Rehabilitation Psychology Conference, Albuquerque,
New Mexico.

2014

Nicasio, A. (Chairperson), Bakhshi, K., Cunningham, A., Conley, M., Espinola, M., (August 2014). Diverse Doctoral Students: Bridging the Gap between Culture and Psychology. 2014 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Washington, DC.

2013

Nicasio, A., Collins, S., Gil-Kashiwabara, E., Straits, K. J. E. (August 2013) Community-Based Participatory Research: Reaching Across the Research-Practice Gap. 2013 NIAAA-supported Clinician’s Panel Discussion, 2013 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Honolulu, HI.

2012

MacLeod, B. P., Mitchell, J. C., & Cassisi, J. E. (2012, August). Sexual assault risk perception among college females: Empirically constructed dating vignettes. Poster session presented at the 120th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association. Orlando, FL.

Ragsdale, K. A., Mitchell, J. C., Kadison, L. S., Schlander, D. S., Spencer, C., & Bedwell, J. S. (2012, September). Electrodermal arousal to pictures of others in distress in individuals with schizotypy. Poster to be presented at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Psychophysiological Research. New Orleans, LA.

Mitchell, J. C., McLeod, B. P., & Cassisi, J. E. (2012, November). The role of alexithymia in sexual assault risk perception among college females. Poster to be presented at the 46th Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. National Harbor, MD.

McLeaod, B. P., Mitchell, J. C., & Cassisi, J. E. (2012, November). Sexual assault risk perception among college females: Patterns in previous assault, coping behavior and problematic drinking. Poster to be presented at the 46th annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. National Harbor, MD.

2011

Mitchell, J. C, Altro, T. A. & Cassisi, J. E. (2011, August). Acceptance in the moment: Emotion evaluation during positive and negative imagery. Poster session presented at the 119th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association. Washington, D.C.

Mitchell, J. C., Altro, T. A., Deavers, F. & Cassisi, J. E. (2011, November). The role of emotional avoidance and clarity in predicting emotional self-evaluation during imagery of negative and positive situations. Poster session presented at the Annual Convention of the Association forCognitive and Behavioral Therapies. Toronto, Canada.

 

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