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Prachthauser, M.; Cassisi, J.E., Le, T.A., & Nicasio, A. V. (in press). The Social Distance Scale (v1): A Screening Instrument to Assess Patient Adherence to Prevention Strategies During Pandemics. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.

Ross, E. J., Vivier, H., Cassisi, J. E., & Dvorak,R. (In Press). Gastrointestinal health mediates the impact of self-reported depression and anxiety symptoms on health-related quality of life in the emerging adult population. Health Psychology Open.

Weiner, C. H., Cassisi, J.E., Blaney, C., Newins, A. & Gros, B. (2020). A randomized trial of a brief behavioral lifestyle program for outpatient cardiology clinics. Journal of Health Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1177/1359105320945003

Vivier, H., Ross, E. J., & Cassisi, J. E. (2020). Classification of gastrointestinal symptom patterns in young adults. BMC Gastroenterology. 20:326. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12876-020-01478-7

Wiener, C.H., Deavers, F., Cassisi, J.E., Husson, O. and Fleurestil, S. (2020). Depressive Symptoms (Not Type D Personality) Predict Quality of Life in Survivors of Differentiated Thyroid Cancer. Health Psychology Bulletin, 4(1), pp.18–28. https://doi.org/10.5334/hpb.9

Keck, M.M.; Vivier, H.; Cassisi, J.E.; Dvorak, R.D.; Dunn, M.E.; Neer, S.M. & Ross, E.J. (2020). Examining the Role of Anxiety and Depression in Dietary Choices among College Students. Nutrients, 12, 2061. https://doi.org/10.3390/nu12072061

Cassisi, J.E., Ross, E.J., Vivier, H., James, N. & Su. L. (2020). The Impact of a Gluten-Free Diet on Celiac Disease: A Comprehensive Evaluation of Two Cases Using NIH Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMIS, NTCB, and Neuro-QoL). Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10880-020-09698-5.

Lacerenza, C.N., Joseph, D.L. & Cassisi, J.E. (2019). Are we assessing guilt correctly? An investigation of the psychometric properties of a prominent guilt measure. Motivation and Emotion. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11031-019-09810-9.

DePesa, N. H., Weiner, C. H., & Cassisi, J. E. (2019). Rheumatoid arthritis. In Andrea Maikovich-Fong (Ed). Handbook of Psychosocial Interventions for Chronic Pain (pp. 337-367). Taylor & Francis/Routledge.

Ross, E. J., Cassisi, J. E., & Lofland, K. R. (2019). Back Pain. In Andrea Maikovich-Fong (Ed). Handbook of Psychosocial Interventions for Chronic Pain  (pp. 182-215). Taylor & Francis/Routledge.

Nicasio, A., Cassisi, J.E., Negy, C., & Jentsch, F. (2019). Attitude-Behavior Discrepancy in Familism and Its Relation to Symptoms of Depression. Journal of Latinx Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1037/lat0000113.

Ross, E. J., Weiner, C. H., Robinson, D., & Cassisi, J. E. (2018). Optimizing Community and Hospital Services Using the Cancer Support Source Program. Journal of Patient Experience. https://doi.org/10.1177/2374373518808309

Weiner, C. H., Blaney, C., Cassisi, J.E. & Dawson, V. (2018). Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Tinnitus in Integrated Primary Care: A Case Example. Health Psychology 37(9), 885-891. https://doi.org/10.1037/hea0000648

Wiener, C.H., Cassisi, J.E., Paulson, D., Husson, O., & Gupta, R.G. (2017). Relationships between information adequacy, illness perceptions, and distress among survivors of differentiated thyroid cancer. Journal of Health Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1177/1359105317692143

Mitchell, J., Paulson, J., Cannarozzi, M., Neer, S., & Cassisi, J.E. (2017). Maladaptive Cardiac Autonomic Control during a Stress Reactivity Assessment among Primary Care Patients with Metabolic Syndrome. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback. 42(2), 97-105. DOI: 10.1007/s10484-017-9355-3

DePesa, M.S. & Cassisi, J. E. (2017) Affective and autonomic responses to erotic images: Evidence of disgust-based mechanisms in female sexual dysfunction. Journal of Sex Research, 54(7), 877-886. DOI: 10.1080/00224499.2016.1252307

Mitchell, J.C., MacLeod, B.P., & Cassisi, J.E. (2017). Modeling Sexual Assault Risk Perception among Heterosexual College Females: The Impact of Previous Victimization, Alcohol Use, and Coping Style. Violence Against Women, 23(2), 143-162. DOI: 10.1177/1077801216638767

DePesa, N. S., Eldridge, G. D., Deavers, F., & Cassisi, J. E. (2015). Predictors of condom use in women receiving court-mandated drug and alcohol treatment: implications for intervention. AIDS Care, 27(3), 392-400. doi:10.1080/09540121.2014.967657

Deavers, F., DePesa, N., Mitchell, J., Mazza, A., & Cassisi, J. (2015). Integration of Behavioral Health and Medical Services Using Patient Experience as a Guide. Journal of Patient Experience, 2 (2), 6-13. DOI: 10.1177/2374373515615976

Mitchell, J.E., Ragsdale, J.C., Bedwell, J. S., Beidel, D.C., & Cassisi, J.E. (2015). Sex Differences in Affective Expression Among Individuals with Psychometrically Defined Schizotypy: Diagnostic Implications. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 40, 173-181. DOI: 10.1007/s10484-015-9283-z

Kadison, L.S., Ragsdale, K.A., Mitchell, J.C.,  Cassisi, J.E., & Bedwell, J.S. (2015). Subtypes of anhedonia and facial electromyography response to negative affective pictures in nonpsychiatric adults, Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, 20:1, 31-40, DOI: 10.1080/13546805.2014.95517246.

Ragsdale, K.A., Mitchell, J.C.,  Cassisi, J.E., & Bedwell, J.S. (2013). Comorbidity of schizotypy and psychopathy: Skin conductance to affective pictures. Psychiatry Research, 210, 1000-1007. DOI: 10.1016/j.psychres.2013.07.0271016/j.psychres.2013.07.027

Mitchell, J.C., Bach, P.A., & Cassisi, J.E. (2013) The Use of Structured Imagery and Dispositional Measurement to Assess Situational Use of Mindfulness Skills. PLoS ONE 8(7): e70253. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0070253.

Mueser, K. T., Deavers, F., Penn, D. L., & Cassisi, J. E. (2013). Psychosocial treatments for Schizophrenia. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology. 9, 1–25. 

Graves, R. E., Chandon. S, & Cassisi, J. E. (2011). Natural Contact and Stigma Towards Schizophrenia in African Americans: Is Perceived Dangerousness a Threat or Challenge Response? Schizophrenia Research, 130, 271-276.

Sheffer, C., Deisinger, J., Cassisi, J. E., & Lofland, K. (2007). A revised taxonomy of patients with chronic pain. Pain Medicine, 8, 312-325.

Combs, D.R., Penn, D., Cassisi, J.E., Michael, C.O., Wood, T., Wanner, J. (2006). The psychological effects of racism among African-Americans. Journal of Black Psychology, 32, 87-104.

Graves, R.E., Cassisi, J.E., & Penn, D. (2005). Psychophysiological evaluation of stigma towards schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 76, 317-327.

Cassisi, J.E., Umeda, M., Deisinger, J., Sheffer, C., Lofland, K., & Jackson, C. (2004). Patterns of Pain Descriptor Usage in African Americans and European Americans with Chronic Pain. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 10, 81-89.

Bearden, T. S., Cassisi, J. E., & White, J. N. (2003). Electrophysiological correlates of vigilance during a continuous performance test in healthy adults. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 29,  241-253.

Bearden. T.S., Cassisi. J.E., & Pineda, M. (2003). Neurofeedback training for a patient with thalamic and cortical infarctions. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 28, 241-253.

Sheffer, C., Cassisi, J.E., Ferraresi, L.M., Lofland, K.R., & McCracken, L.M. (2002). Sex differences in the presentation of chronic low back pain. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 26, 328-339.

Sheffer, C., Penn, D.L., & Cassisi, J.E. (2001). The effect of impression management demands on heart rate, self-reported anxiety, and social competence in undergraduate males. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 15, 171-182.

Deisinger, J., Cassisi, J.E., Lofland, K., Cole, P. & Bruehl, S. (2001). An examination of the psychometric structure of the Multidimensional Pain Inventory. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 57, 765-783.

Penn, D.L., Combs, D., Ritchie, M.. Francis, J., Cassisi, J., Morris, S., & Townshend, M. (2000). Emotion recognition in schizophrenia: Further investigation of specific versus generalized performance deficit models. Journal of Abnormal Psychology. 109, 512-516.

Lofland, K.R., Cassisi, J.E., Levin, J.B., Palumbo, N. L., & Blonsky, E. R. (2000). The incremental validity of lumbar surface EMG, behavioral observation and a symptom checklist in the assessment of patients with chronic low back pain. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback, 25, 67-78.

Penn, D. L., Corrigan, P. W., Martin, J., Ihnen, G., Racenstein, J. M., Nelson, D., Cassisi, J., & Hope, D. A. (1999). Social cognition and social skills in schizophrenia: The role of self-monitoring. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 187, pp.188-190.

Cassisi, J. C., Delehant, M., Tsoutsouris, J. S., & Levin, J. (1998). Psychophysiological reactivity to alcohol advertising in light and moderate social drinkers. Addictive Behaviors, 23, 267-274

Stampler, D. B., Wall, J. R., Cassisi, J. E., & Davis, H. (1997). Marital satisfaction and psychophysiological responsiveness in spouses with chronic pain. International Journal of Rehabilitation and Health, 3, 159-170.

Cunningham, J.M., Pliskin, N.H., Cassisi, J.E., Tsang, B., & Rao, S.M. (1997).  The relationship between confabulation and measures of memory and executive function. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 19, 867-877.

Carlson, C. R., Wynn, K. T., Edwards, J., Okeson, J. P., Nitz, A., Workman, D. & Cassisi, J. (1996). Ambulatory EMG activity in the upper trapezius region:  Patients with Muscle pain vs. pain-free controls. Spine, 21, 595-599.

Pliskin, N. H., Cunningham, J. M., Wall, J. R., & Cassisi, J. E. (1996). Cognitive rehabilitation for cerebrovascular accidents and Alzheimer’s disease. In P. W. Corrigan and S. C. Yudofsky (Eds.), Cognitive rehabilitation of neuropsychiatric disorders (pp. 193-222). Washington D.C.:  American Psychiatric Press, Inc.

Paul, P., Cassisi, J. E., & Larson, P. (1996). Practice guidelines for biofeedback therapists in the treatment of urinary incontinence. Biofeedback and Self-Regulation, 21, 229-240.

Levin, J. B., Lofland, K. R., Cassisi, J. E., Poreh, A. M., & Blonsky, E. R. (1996).  The relationship between self-efficacy and disability in chronic low back pain patients. International Journal of Rehabilitation and Health, 2, 19-29.

Deisinger, J., Cassisi, J. E., & Whitaker, S. (2003). Relationships between coping style and PAI profiles in a community sample. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 59, 1315-1323. (Originally published in the Journal of Clinical Psychology, 52, 303-310 (1996).

Lofland, K., Mumby, P., Cassisi, J. E., Palumbo, N. L., & Camic, P. (1995).  Assessment of lumbar EMG during static and dynamic activity in pain-free normals:  Implications for muscle scanning protocols. Biofeedback and Self-Regulation, 20, 3-18.

Levitt, R., Deisinger, J. A., Wall, J. R., Ford, L., & Cassisi, J. E. (1995). Biofeedback-assisted post-operative rehabilitation of minor arthroscopic knee surgeries. Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness, 35, 218-223.

Workman, D., Cassisi, J., Dougherty, M. (1993). Validation of surface EMG as a measure of intravaginal and intra-abdominal activity: Implications for biofeedback-assisted Kegel exercises. Psychophysiology. 30 (1): 120-125. DOI: 10.1111/1469-8986.ep11677027

Cassisi, J. E., Sypert, G. W., Lagana’, L., Friedman, E. M., & Robinson, M. E. (1993). Pain, disability, and psychological functioning in chronic low back pain subgroups:  Myofascial verses herniated disc syndrome. Neurosurgery, 33, 379-386.

Cassisi, J. E., Sexton-Radek, K., Castrogiovanni, M., Chastain, D., & Robinson, M. E.(1993). The use of ambulatory EMG-monitoring to measure compliance with lumbar strengthening exercises. Biofeedback and Self-Regulation, 18, 45-52.

Cassisi, J. E., Robinson, M. E., O’Conner, P., & MacMillan, M.(1993). Trunk strength and lumbar paraspinal muscle activity during isometric exercise in chronic low back pain patients and controls. Spine, 18, 245-251.

Cassisi, J. E., & Workman, D. E. (1992). The detection of malingering and deception using a short-form of the MMPI-2 based on the L, F, and K scales. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 48, 54-58.

Cassisi, J. E., Sypert, G. W., Salamon, A., & Kapel, L. (1989). Independent evaluation of a multidisciplinary rehabilitation program for chronic low back pain. Neurosurgery, 25, 877-883.

Cassisi, J. E., & McGlynn, F. D. (1988). Effects of EMG-activated alarms on bruxism, Behavior Therapy, 19, 133-142.

Cassisi, J. E., McGlynn, F. D., & Mahan, P. E. (1987). Occlusal splint effects on nocturnal bruxing:  An emerging paradigm and some early results. Journal of Craniomandibular Practice, 5, 64-68.

Ammerman, R. T., Cassisi, J. E., Hersen, M., & Van Hasselt, V. B. (1986). Consequences of physical abuse and neglect in children. Clinical Psychology Review, 6, 291-310.

Carlson, J. G., & Cassisi, J. E. (1985). Prior task failure as a determinant of biofeedback and cognitive task performance. Motivation and Emotion, 9, 331-343.

McGlynn, F. D., & Cassisi, J. E. (1985). An intrasubject replication strategy for evaluating occlusal splint therapy. Journal of Craniomandibular Practice, 3, 280-286.