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Publications

Author(s) Year Title
White, S. W., Schry, A. R., & Kreiser, N. L. 2013 Social worries and difficulties: Autism and/or social anxiety disorder? In T. E. Davis, III, S. W. White, & T. H. Ollendick (Eds.), Handbook of autism and anxiety. New York, NY: Springer. 
White, S. W., Smith, L., & Schry, A. R. 2013 Assessment of global functioning in adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Utility of the DD-CGAS.

Patriquin, M. A., Lorenzi, J., & Scarpa, A. 

2013 Relationship between respiratory sinus arrhythmia, heart period, and caregiver-reported language and cognitive delays in children with autism spectrum disorders. 

White, S. W., & Maddox, B. B.

2013 Social interventions. In F. R. Volkmar (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Autism Spectrum Disorders (Vol. 3). New York, NY: Springer Reference. doi:10.1007/SpringerReference_334222 2012-12-12 14:35:13 UTC
Patriquin, M. A., Lorenzi, J., Scarpa, A., & Bell, M. A.  2013 Developmental trajectories of respiratory sinus arrhythmia: Associations with social responsiveness.
Scarpa, A., Reyes, N. M., Patriquin, M. A., Lorenzi, J., Hassenfeldt, T. A., Desai, V. J., & Kerkering, K. W.  2013 The Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers: Reliability in a diverse rural American sample.
Scarpa, A., & Lorenzi, J. 2013 Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) with children and adolescents: History and principles.  In A. Scarpa, S. W. White, & T. Attwood, CBT for children and adolescents with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders (pp. 3-26). New York: The Guilford Press.
Conner, C. M., Maddox, B. B., White, S. W. 2013 Parents’ state and trait anxiety: Relationships with anxiety and treatment response in adolescents with autism spectrum disorders. 
Mazefsky, C. A., Herrington, J., Siegel, M., Scarpa, A., Maddox, B. B., Scahill, L., & White, S.W. 2013 The role of emotion regulation in autism spectrum disorders.
Kreiser, N. L., & White, S. W. 2013 ASD in Females: Are we overstating the gender difference in diagnosis?
Lerner, M.D., White, S.W., McPartland, J.C.  2012 Mechanisms of change in psychosocial interventions for autism spectrum disorders. 
Pugliese, C., White, B. A., White, S.W., & Ollendick, T.  2012 Social anxiety predicts aggression in children with ASD: Clinical comparisons with socially anxious and oppositional youth.
White, S. W., Schry, A. R., & Maddox, B. B. 2012 Brief report: The assessment of anxiety in high-functioning adolescents with autism spectrum disorder.
White, S. W., Kreiser, N. L., Pugliese, C. E., & Scarpa, A. 2012 Social anxiety mediates the effect of autism spectrum disorder characteristics on hostility in young adults.
Jawaid, A., Riby, D. M., Owens, J., White, S. W., Tarar, T., & Schulz, P. E.  2012 'Too withdrawn' or 'too friendly': Considering social vulnerability in two neuro-developmental disorders. 
White, S. W., Bray, B. C., & Ollendick, T. H.  2012 Examining unique and shared aspects of social anxiety disorder and autism spectrum disorder using factor analysis.
Ollendick, T. H. & White, S. W. 2012 Invited commentary: The presentation and classification of anxiety in ASD: Where to from here? 

Schry, A. R., Roberson-Nay, R., & White, S. W.  2012 Measuring social anxiety in college students: A comprehensive evaluation of the psychometric properties of the SPAI-23.

White, S. W.  2012 Growing pains: How psychologists can help to meet the clinical needs of clients with autism spectrum disorders.  See article: http://tinyurl.com/GrowingPainsSusanWhite

White, S. W., Bray, B. C., & Ollendick, T. H.  2012 Examining shared and unique aspects of social anxiety disorder and autism spectrum disorder using factor analysis.  See article: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10803-011-1325-7


Ostmeyer, K.F., & Scarpa, A. 2012 Examining school-based social skills program needs and barriers for students with high-functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders using Participatory Action Research. 
White, S. W., Kreiser, N. L., Pugliese, C. E., & Scarpa, A.

 2012 Social anxiety mediates the effect of autism spectrum disorder characteristics on hostility in young adults.  See article: http://aut.sagepub.com/content/16/5/453
 
White, S. W., Ollendick, T., Albano, A., Oswald, D., Johnson, C., Southam-Gerow, M. A., Kim, I., & Scahill, L.  2012 Randomized controlled trial: Multimodal anxiety and social skill intervention for adolescents with autism spectrum disorder. 

Patriquin, M.A., Scarpa, A., Friedman, B.H., & Porges, S.W 2011 Respiratory sinus arrhythmia: A marker for positive social functioning and receptive language skills in children with autism spectrum disorders
Rezendes, D. & Scarpa, A. 2011 Associations between parental anxiety/depression and child behavior problems related to Autism Spectrum Disorders: The roles of parenting stress and parenting self-efficacy.  See article: http://www.hindawi.com/journals/aurt/2011/395190/
Scarpa, A., & Reyes, N. 2011 Improving emotion regulation with CBT in young children with high functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders: A pilot study.  See article: http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid...
Watson, L. R., Patten, E., Baranek, G. T., Poe, M., Boyd, B. A., Freuler, A., & Lorenzi, J. 2011 Differential associations between sensory response patterns and language, social, and communication measures in children with autism or other developmental disabilities.  See article: http://tinyurl.com/SensoryResponseWatson
White, S. W., Maddox, B. B., & Pugliese, C. 2011 The assessment and treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder.
White, S.W., Schry, A R., & Maddox, B.B. 2011 Brief report: The assessment of anxiety in high-functioning adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder.  See article: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10803-011-1353-3
Nevill, R.E.A. & White, S.W. 2011 College students’ openness toward Autism Spectrum Disorders: Improving peer acceptance.  See article: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10803-011-1189-x
White, S.W., Albano, A.M., Johnson, C.R., Kasari, C., Ollendick, T., Klin, A., et al. 2010 Development of a cognitive-behavioral intervention program to treat anxiety and social deficits in teens with high-functioning autism.  See article: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10567-009-0062-3
Patriquin, M.A. & Scarpa, A. 2010 Potential autonomic mechanisms of social attention improvements in children with autism spectrum disorders
White, S.W., Oswald, D., Ollendick, T., & Scahill, L. 2009 Anxiety in children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorders.  See article: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S027273580900004X
White, S.W., Ollendick, T., Scahill, L., Oswald,D. & Albano, A.M. 2009 Preliminary efficacy of a cognitive-behavioral treatment program for anxious youth with autism spectrum disorders.  See article: http://tinyurl.com/SusanWhite-CBT

 

 

Oral Presentations and Conference Posters 

 

Author(s) Year Title

Conner, C. M. & White., S. W. 

2013 The effect of mindfulness on stress in mothers of children with or without an Autism Spectrum Disorder. 
Maddox, B. B., White, S. W., & Panneton, R.  2013 The effects of autism characteristics and social anxiety on gaze patterns in adults. 
Conner, C. M., Maddox, B. B., Bonete, S., Scarpa, A., & White, S. W.  2013 Evaluating change with treatment in adults with ASD using a behavioral observation measure. 

Duke, R., Conner, C. M., Kreiser, N. L., White, S. W., & Hudson, R.

2013 Doing better: Identifying the needs and challenges of college students with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  

Cascio, C. J., Lorenzi, J., & Baranek, G. T. 
 

2013 Tactile defensiveness in children with ASD: Effect of stimulus material and bodily location.

Hassenfeldt, T. A., Lorenzi, J., & Scarpa, A.

2013 Anger and aggression in young children with autism spectrum disorders: Treatment results from the Stress and Anger Management Program (STAMP).

Lorenzi, J., Patriquin, M. A., Scarpa, A., & Bell, M. A. 

2013 Early developmental trajectories of respiratory sinus arrhythmia: Marker of social functioning. 

Hassenfeldt, T. A., Lorenzi, J., & Scarpa, A.

2013 Treatment of anger/aggression in young children with autism. 

Ostmeyer, K., Lorenzi, J., Scarpa, A., & Panneton, R. 

2012 Emotion identification accuracy and tracking in ASD.
Maddox, B. B., White, S. W., & Panneton, R.  2012 Eye gaze patterns of adolescents with autism spectrum disorder and social anxiety. 
Maddox, B. B.  2012 The behaviorally defined broad autism phenotype: Mixed support in a college sample.
Pugliese, C., White, B., White, S. W., & Ollendick, T. 2012 Co-occurring social anxiety and aggression in youth with HFASD: Evidence of emotion regulation problems. 

White, S. W., Schry, A. R., Kreiser, N. L., Maddox, B. B., & Pugliese, C.

2012
Quiet struggles: Social disability, autism, and anxiety in girls and women. Presentation at the Women and Mental Health Conference, Roanoke, VA.

White, S. W., Kreiser, N. L., & Maddox, B. B.  2012 Autism: Assessing and treating co-occurring anxiety. Presentation at the Virginia Tech Clinical Research Forum, Blacksburg, VA. 
White, S. W. 2012 Efficacious interventions for people with autism spectrum disorders. Presentation at the Insights into Autism Meeting sponsored by the Eastern Virginia Medical School and Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters, Norfolk, VA.
Conner, C. M. & White, S. W. 2012 Sensitivity of the Adolescent Symptom Inventory in screening anxiety among adolescents with high-functioning ASD and comorbid Anxiety disorders.  
Pugliese, C. & White, S. W. 2012
Change in general distress during problem solving therapy in college students with autism spectrum disorders.

Pugliese, C. & White, S. W. 2012
Autism spectrum traits and aggression: The role of anger rumination. 

Maddox, B. B., Puleo, C., Berry, L., Souders, M., Bennett, A., Rump, K., . . . Miller, J. 2012 The assessment of anxiety in youth with autism spectrum disorders. 
Patriquin, M.A., Scarpa, A., Friedman, B.H., White, S. W. & Kishida, K.T 2012 Autism spectrum disorders through a neurophysiological lens.
Patriquin, M.A., Scarpa, A., Friedman, B.H., & Porges, S.W. 2012 Correlates of respiratory sinus arrhythmia in autism spectrum disorders: Impact on social development changes. 
Patriquin, M.A., Scarpa, A., Friedman, B.H., & Porges, S.W. 2012 Respiratory sinus arrhythmia in children with ASD: A biomarker for positive functioning. 
Scarpa, A., Reyes, N., Patriquin, M.A., Lorenzi, J., Hassenfedlt, T.A., Desai, V., & Kerkering, K.  2012 Social economic status and the M-CHAT: Unreliable results for mothers with low education level. 
Kopp-Miller, K., Patriquin, M.A., & Pugliese, C.  2012 G.A.M.E. on: Starting and facilitating a group for college students on the autism spectrum.
Maddox, B. B., & White, S. W. 2012

Suicidality and non-suicidal self-injury in high-functioning adolescents with autism spectrum disorder.  See link: imfar_2012_maddoxwhite.pdf

Conner, C. M., Maddox, B. B., & White, S. W. 2012 The importance of the reporter: Parents' state and trait anxiety.  See link: conner_maddox_white_2012_imfar_final.pdf
Maddox, B. B., White, S. W., & Panneton, R.  2012 A pilot study on the influence of social anxiety and autism symptoms on eye gaze patterns in adolescents. See link: maddox_white_panneton_adaa.pdf
Hassenfeldt, T.A., Patriquin, M.A., Scarpa, A. 2012 Baseline physiological defensiveness: Predicting severity of social responsiveness scale scores.
Ostmeyer, K. & Scarpa, A 2012 Development of a school-based social skills program: The role of qualitative and quantitative data in participatory action research.
Lorenzi, J., Ostmeyer, K., & Scarpa, A.  2012 Negative versus positive emotion identification in children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
White, S. W., Schry, A. R., & Maddox, B. B 2011 The assessment of anxiety in high-functioning adolescents with autism.  See link: white_schry_maddox_aps.pdf
 
Lorenzi, J., Patriquin, M. A., & Scarpa, A. 2011 Stereotyped motor behaviors and managing hyper-arousal: Examining cardiac function in children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  See link: lorenzietal_aps2011.pdf
Maddox, B.B., Kreiser, N.L., & White, S.W. 2011 Social impairment, social anxiety, and loneliness in high-functioning adolescents with ASD and Social Phobia.  See link: imfar_maddox_2011.pdf
Patriquin, M.A., Scarpa, A., Friedman, B.H., & Porges, S.W. 2011 Respiratory sinus arrhythmia: A marker of positive functioning in children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  See link: imfar_patriquin_2011.pdf
Patriquin, M.A. & Scarpa, A. 2011 Music: Soothing autonomic state and improving social attention in children with Autism Spectrum Disorders.  See link: nyas2011_patriquin_et_al.pdf
McKeown, D., Patriquin, M.A., & Scarpa, A. 2010 Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders: Increasing Social Attention via Music
Reyes, N., Patriquin, M.A., Scarpa, A., Desai, V., & Kerkering, K. 2010 Differences between English- and Spanish-speaking mothers' report on toddlers' profiles on the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers (M-CHAT) from underserved communities
Patriquin, M.A. & Scarpa, A. 2010 Baseline autonomic state predictive of social responsiveness in children with autism spectrum disorders.  See link: imfar_2010_patriquin.pdf
Patriquin, M.A. & Scarpa, A. 2010 Music-related decreases in autonomic arousal in children with autism spectrum disorders
Patriquin, M.A. & Scarpa, A. 2010 Potential autonomic mechanisms of social attention improvements in children with autism spectrum disorders
Pugliese, C.E., White, S.W., Ollendick, T., & White, B. 2009 "I'm not worried - I'm mad!": Aggression and anxiety in children with ASD.  See link: pugliese_2009_abct.pdf
Rezendes, D., Patriquin, M.A., & Scarpa, A. 2009 Parent emotion coaching and its influence on behavioral problems associated with autism spectrum disorders: The role of parenting self-efficacy.  See link: rezendes_2009abct.pdf
Pugliese, C.E.., White, S.W., & Nevill, R.E.A. 2009 Acceptability of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for teens with autism spectrum disorders.  See link: pugliese_2009imfar.pdf
Pugliese, C.E. & White, S.W. 2009 Externalizing behavior and anxiety in autism spectrum disorder.  See link: pugliese_2009sepa.pdf

 

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