To date, our lab has numerous published works and consistently present papers, posters, and workshops at local, national, and international conferences. A selection of our clinician’s most influential work is listed below.
Blais, MA. Introduction to the SPECTRA: Indices of Psychopathology: An Assessment Inventory Aligned with the Hierarchical-Dimensional Model of Psychopathology. (2019), White Paper, Lutz, FL: PAR.
Blais MA, Hopwood CJ. Model based approaches to teaching personality assessment. J Pers Assess, 2017; 99: 136-145.
Blais M, Smith S. The Integrative Process in Psychological Assessment: In: A Guide to Personality Assessment: Evaluation, Application and Integration, 2nd Ed. Archer R, Smith S (Eds), Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum Publishers, (2014), pp 405-445.
Blais MA, Malone JC. Structure of the DSM-IV Personality Disorders: What do clinicians see? J Compr Psychiatry, 2013; 54: 326-333.
Blais MA. The common structure of normal personality and psychopathology: preliminary exploration in a non-patient sample. J Pers Individ Differ, 2010; 48:322-326.
Celano CM, Gianangelo T, Millstein RA, Chung WJ, Wexler DJ, Park ER, Huffman JC. A positive psychology-motivational interviewing intervention for patients with type 2 diabetes: proof-of-concept trial. Int J Psychiatry Med, 2019; 54(2); 97-114.
Huffman JC, Feig EH, Millstein RA, Freedman M, Healy BC, Chung WJ, Amonoo HL, Malloy L, Slawsby E, Januzzi JL, Celano CM. Usefulness of a positive psychology-motivational interviewing intervention to promote positive affect and physical activity after an acute coronary syndrome. Am J Cardiol, 2019; 123(12): 1906-1914.
Malone J, Stein M, Slavin-Mulford J, Bello I, Sinclair S, Blais MA. Seeing red: Affect modulation and chromatic color responses on the Rorschach. Bull Menninger Clin, 2013;77: 70-93.
Millstein RA, Chung WJ, Hoeppner BB, Boehm JK, Legler SR, Mastromauro CA, Huffman JC. Development of the State Optimism Measure. General Hospital Psychiatry, 2019; 58: 83-93.
Porcerelli JH, Huth-Bocks A, Huprich SK, Richardson L. Defense mechanisms of pregnant mothers predict attachment security, social-emotional competence, and behavior problems in their toddlers. American Journal of Psychiatry, 2016; 173(2): 138-146.
Porcerelli JH, Cogan R, Melchior KA, Jasinski MJ, Richardson L, Fowler S, Morris P, Murdoch W. Convergent Validity of the Early Memory Index in Two Primary Care Samples. J Pers Assess, 2016: 98, 289-297.
Richardson, L, Porcerelli, JH, Dauphin, VB, Morris, P, Murdoch, W. The use of the social cognition and object relations scale in a primary care setting. J Pers Assess, 2017.
Sinclair SJ, Roche M, Temes C, Massey C, Chung W, Stein M, Richardson L, Blais MA. Evaluating chronic suicide risk with the Personality Assessment Inventory: Development and initial validation of the Chronic Suicide Risk Index (S_Chron), Psychiatry Research, 2016; 245, 443-450, 2016.
Sinclair SJ, Blais MA Blacker D. Rating Scales and Brief Assessments in Psychiatry. In: Kaplan, BJ, Sadock, VA (Eds.). Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry, 10th edition. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (2017) Vol. 1: pp 1047-1077.
Slavin-Mulford J, Sinclair SJ, Stein M, Malone J, Bello I, Blais, MA. External validity of the Personality Assessment Inventory (PAI) in a clinical sample, J Pers Assess, 2012; 94: 593-600.
Stein MB, Slavin-Mulford J, Sinclair SJ, Siefert CJ, Blais MA. Exploring the construct validity of the Social Cognition and Object Relations Scale in a clinical sample. J Pers Assess, 2012; 94(5): 533-540.
Stein MB, Slavin-Mulford J, Siefert CJ, Sinclair SJ, Malone JC, Renna M, Bello I, Blais MA, SCORS-G stimulus characteristics of select Thematic Apperception cards. J Pers. Assess, 2013.
Stein MB, Siefert CJ. Introduction to the Special Section on the Social Cognition and Object Relations Scale-Global Rating Method: From Research to Practice. J Pers. Assess, 2017.
Stein MB, Slavin-Mulford. The Social Cognition and Object Relations Scale-Global Rating Method (SCORS-G): A Comprehensive Guide for Clinicians and Researchers. New York, NY: Routledge (2018).
Stein MB, Calderon S, Ruchensky J, Massey C, Slavin-Mulford J, Chung WJ, Richardson LA, Blais MA. When’s a Story a Story? Determining Interpretability of SCORS-G ratings on Thematic Apperception Test Narratives (under review).