Department of Psychology

Published Books

  • Anastopoulos, A.D. & Shelton, T.L. (2001).  Assessing Attention- Deficit/Hyperactivit Disorder.  New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Press. 
  • DuPaul, G.J., Power, T.J., Anastopoulos, A.D., & Reid, R. (1998).   Manual for the ADHD Rating Scale-IV.  New York: Guilford Press.

Recent Journal Articles & Book Chapters

  • Anastopoulos, A.D. & Shelton, T.L. (in press). Assessing treatment outcome. In S. Evans and B. Hoza (Eds.), Evidence-based treatment of ADHD.
  • Anastopoulos, A.D., Smith, T.F., Garrett, M.E., Morrissey-Kane, E., Schatz, N.K., Sommer, J.L., Kollins, S.H., & Ashley-Koch, A. (in press). Self-regulation of emotion, functional impairment, and comorbidity among children with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. Journal of Attention Disorders.
  • Anastopoulos, A.D. DeGrass, L.M. (2010). Attention Deficit Hyperactivity DisorderIn J. Thomas & M. Hersen (Eds), Handbook of Clinical Psychology Competencies, (pp, 1351-1370),Springer.
  • Smith, T.F. (2010).  Meta-analysis of the heterogeneity in association of DRD4 7-repeat allele and AD/HD: Stronger association with AD/HD combined type. American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 153B, 1189-1199. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.b.31090
  • Markunas, C.A., Quinn, K.S., Collins, A.L., Garrett, M.E., Lachiewicz, A.M., Sommer, J.L., Morrissey-Kane, E., Kollins, S.H., Anastopoulos, A.D., & Ashley-Koch, A.E. (2010). Genetic variants in SLC9A9 are associated with measures of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder symptoms in families.Psychiatric Genetics, 20, 73-81.
  • Anastopoulos, A.D.Sommer, J.L., & Schatz, N.K. (2009). ADHD and family functioning. Current Attention Disorders Reports, 1, 167-170.
  • Rabiner, D.L., Anastopoulos, A.D., Costello, E.J., Hoyle, R.H., McCabe, S.E., & Swartzwelder, H.S. (2009). Misuse and diversion of prescribed ADHD medications by college students. Journal of Attention Disorders, 13, 144-153.
  • Kollins, SH, Garrett, ME, McClernon, F.J., Lachiewicz, AM, Morrissey-Kane, E., Fitzgerald, D., Collins, A.L., Anastopoulos, A.D, &  Ashley-Koch, AE.  (2009).   Effects of postnatal parental smoking on parent and teacher ratings of ADHD and oppositional symptoms. Journal of Nervous and Mental Diseases, 197, 442-449.
  • Rabiner, D.L., Anastopoulos, A.D., Costello, E.J., Hoyle, R.H., McCabe, S.E., & Swartzwelder, H.S. (2009). Motives and perceived consequences of nonmedical ADHD medication use by college students: Are students treating themselves for attention problems? Journal of Attention Disorders, 13, 259-270.
  • Blasé, S. L., Gilbert. A.N., Anastopoulos, A.D., Costello, E.J., Hoyle, R.H.,Swartzwelder, H.S., & Rabiner, D. L. (2009). Self-reported ADHD and adjustment in college: Cross-sectional and longitudinal findings. Journal of Attention Disorders, 13, 297-309.
  • Kollins, S.H., Anastopoulos, A.D., Lachiewicz, A.M., FitzGerald, D., Morrissey-Kane, E., Garrett, M.E., Keatts, S.L., Ashley-Koch, A.E. (2008). SNPs in dopamine D2 receptor gene (DRD2) and norepinephrine transporter gene (NET) are associated with continuous performance task (CPT) phenotypes in ADHD children and their families. American Journal of Medical Genetics B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 147B (8), 1580-1588.
  • Rabiner, D. L., Anastopoulos, A. D., Costello, E., Hoyle, R. H. , & Swartzwelder, H. S. (2008).  Adjustment to college in students with ADHD.  Journal of Attention Disorders, 11, 689-699.
  • Mitchell, J. T., Gray, R. N., & Anastopoulos, A. D. (2008).  Adapting an emerging empirically- supported cognitive-behavioral therapy for adults with AD/HD and comorbid complications: A case study. Clinical Case Studies, 7, 423-448.
  • Anastopoulos, A.D., Rhoads, L.H., & Farley, S.E. (2006).  Counseling and training parents.  In R.A. Barkley, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: A handbook for diagnosis and treatment (3rd edition), pp. 453-479. New York: Guilford Press.
  • Anastopoulos, A.D., Shelton, T.L., & Barkley, R.A. (2005).  Family-based psychosocial treatments for children and adolescents with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.  In E.D. Hibbs & P.S. Jensen (Eds.), Psychosocial treatments for child and adolescent disorders: Empirically based strategies for clinical practice (Second edition), pp.327-350. Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.

 Recent Conference Presentations

  • Anastopoulos, A.D., DuPaul, G.J., Power, T.J., Reid, R., Benson, J.W., Sommer, J.L., & O’Rourke, S.  (2010, November). Does parent gender impact ratings of child AD/HD symptoms?Accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco, CA.
  • Anastopoulos, A.D., DuPaul, G.J., Power, T.J., Reid, R., Schatz, N.K., Smith, T.F., & Bray, A.C. (2010, November). Impact of teacher gender on ratings of child AD/HD symptoms. Accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco, CA.
  • Benson, J.W., Mitchell, J.T., Knouse, L.E., Kimbrel, N.A., Anastopoulos, A.D. (2010, November).Depressive automatic thoughts as a potential mediating mechanism of AD/HD and depression in adultsAccepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco, CA.
  • Mitchell, J.T., Robertson, C.D., Anastopoulos, A.D., & Nelson-Gray, R.O.  (2010, November).Deficient emotional self-regulation and emotional impulsivity in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.Accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco, CA.
  • Anastopoulos, A.D., Morrissey-Kane, E., Kollins, S.H., Schatz, N.K., Sommer, J.L., Smith, T.F.,Farley, S.E., Patterson, C.S., Garrett, M., & Ashley-Koch, A. (2009, June). Categorical and dimensional persistence of AD/HD among probands and parentsPresented at the Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychopathology Meeting, Seattle,WA.
  • Smith, T.F., Anastopoulos, A.D., Kollins, S.H., Sommer, J.L., Morrissey-Kane, E., Schatz, N.K., DeGrass, L.M., Garrett, M., & Ashley-Koch, A. (2009, June). AD/HD & family concordance: Categorical, dimensional, & subtyping factors. Presented at the Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychopathology Meeting, Seattle, WA.
  • Blase, S.L., Gilbert, A., Anastopoulos, A.D., & Rabiner, D. (2009, April). College adjustment in students with ADHD.   Presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, Colorado.
  • Anastopoulos, A. D.Ryan E., Smith, T., Sommer, J., & Morfesis, F. N. (2008, November). AD/HD symptoms in parents of children with AD/HD: Impact on family functioning.   Presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Orlando, FL.
  • Anastopoulos, A.D., Larkin, J., & Schatz, N. K. (2008, November). Parenting stress amongmothers and fathers of children with AD/HD.   Presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Orlando, Florida.
  • Knouse, L. E. & Anastopoulos, A. D. (2008, November). Self-regulated study in adults with AD/HD: Implications  for academic intervention. Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Orlando, FL.
  • Mitchell, J. T., Anastopoulos, A.D., Knouse, L., Kimbrel, N. A., & Benson, J.W.  (2008, November). Evaluating potential mechanisms of change in the treatment of AD/HD in adulthood: An exploratory analysis of maladaptive thoughts. Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Orlando, FL.
  • Ashley-Koch, A. E., Marcunas C., Quinn, K., Soldano, K., & Collins, A. L., Garrett, M.E., Keatts, S., Lachiewicz, A.M., Morrissey-Kane, E., Kollins, S.H. & Anastopoulos, A.D. (2008). DOCK3 and SLC9A9 are associated with measures of AD/HD symptoms in families.   Presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics, Philadelphia, PA. 
  • Marcunas, C. A., Quinn K., Collins, A., Garrett, M., & Keatts, S., Lachiewicz, A.M., Morrissey-Kane, E., Kollins, S.H., Anastopoulos, A.D., Ashley-Koch, A.E. (2008). GKAP and GRIN2B are associated with full scale IQ in AD/HD families.  Presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Anastopoulos, A.D. (2008, August) Parent training for AD/HD: Update and Future Directions. Invited presentation at symposium on Best Practices in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Boston, MA.
  • Anastopoulos, A.D. & Sommer, J.L. (2008, August) Parent training for children with AD/HD: A Therapeutic Component Analysis. Presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Boston, MA.
  • Smith, T.F., Boyd, A.L., Anastopoulos, A.D., & Degrass, L.M. (2008, May). Impact of AD/HD on family functioning among African-American families.  Presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  • Anastopoulos, A. D.Shaffer, S., Schatz, N.K., Sommer, J. L., & Smith, T. F. (2008, May). The Parenting Cognitions Scale: Measuring cognitive distortions specific to parenting. Presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Chicago, IL.
  • Anastopoulos, A. D., DeGrass L., Sommer, J., Kane, E., & Kollins, S. H. (2007, October).  Defining AD/HD phenotypes: Any questionnaire will do…or will it?  Presented at Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Boston, MA.
  • Keane, S. P., Blandon A., Calkins, S., Anastopoulos, A.D., & Shelton, T. L. (2007, June).Contextual Individual, and Relational Risk Factors .   Presented at the Biennial Meeting of the International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychopathology Meeting, London, England.
  • Key, M. B. & Anastopoulos, A. D. (2007). Mediators and moderators of the relationship between Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and adolescent risky sexual behavior. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Georgia Psychological Association, Atlanta , GA.
  • Koch, A.A., Epstein, J.N., Tonev, S., Anastopoulos, A.D., Lachiewicz, A.M., FitzGerald, D.,Morrissey-Kane, E., Kail, M.E., Cuccaro, M.L., Exelbierd, L., Gilbert, J.R., & Kollins, S.H. (2006, November). Genetic variation in genes influencing dopaminergic function is associated with response variability in AD/HD.   Presented at XIV World Congress of Psychiatric Genetics, Cagliari, Italy.
  • Koch, A.A., Epstein, J.N., Tonev, S., FitzGerald, D., Kane, E.M., Anastopoulos, A.D., Lachiewicz, A.M., Kail, M.E., Exelbierd, L., Cuccaro, M.L., Gilbert, J.R., & Kollins, S.H. (2006, October). Genetic associations with response variability on the continuous performance task in AD/HD families.   Presented at The American Society of Human Genetics 56th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  • Mitchell, J.T., Knouse, L.E., King-Esther, J., Anastopoulos, A.D., & Nelson-Gray,  R.O. (2006, November). An assessment of the AD/HD Symptoms Inventory for Adults: Factor structure and convergent validity . Poster presented at the Annual Conference for the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT, formerly AABT).   Chicago , IL .
  • Koch, A.A., Epstein, J.N., Tonev, S., Anastopoulos, A.D., Lachiewicz, A.M., FitzGerald, D., Morrissey-Kane, E., Kail, M.E., Cuccaro, M.L., Exelbierd, L., Gilbert, J.R., & Kollins, S.H. (2006, November).Genetic variation in genes influencing dopaminergic function is associated with response variability in AD/HD.   Presented at XIV World Congress of Psychiatric Genetics, Cagliari, Italy.
  • Smith, T.F., Scherer, C.E., Robinson, K.H., & Ballard, J.C. (2006).  Functional MRI scanner conditions and anxiety effects on task-related annoyance and distraction. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association of Psychological Science, New York, NY.
  • Scherer, C.E., Smith, T.F., Robinson, K.H. & Ballard, J.C. (May, 2006).  Vigilance task accuracy during conditions of fMRI scanner noise and movement restriction. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association of Psychological Science, New York, NY.