Posters and Presentations: National and International

 

Kliewer, W. (2016, March). Victimization Experiences and Biological Stress Responses during Adolescence: Emotion Regulation as a Moderator. Paper to be presented in the session on “Biological Outcomes of Adverse Developmental Experiences” at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, MD.

 

Kliewer, W., Knox, K., Kim, T., & Jaggi, L. (2016, March). Predictors and Consequences of Adolescent Secrecy in a Low-Income Urban Sample. Paper to be presented in the session on “Exposure to Community Violence and the Parent-Child Relationship: Their Interplay and Contributions to Developmental Outcomes” at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, MD.

 

Sosnowski, D., Kliewer, W., & Lepore, S. (2016, March). The role of sleep in the relation between community violence exposure and externalizing problems in urban adolescents. Poster to be presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, MD.

 

Wright, A., & Kliewer, W. (2016, March). Identifying Profiles of Resilience among a High-Risk Adolescent Population. Poster to be presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, MD.

 

Borre, A., Kliewer, W., Mejia, R., & Torres, Y. (2016, March). Resiliency Profiles among Youth in Medellin Colombia. Poster to be presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, MD.

 

Drazdowski, T., Kliewer, W., & Jaggi, L. (2016, March). What Parents Don’t Know: Disclosure and Secrecy in a Sample of Urban Adolescents. Poster to be presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, MD.

 

Kliewer, W., & Kliewer, W. (2016, March). Peer, Sibling, and Parental Influences on Changes in Adolescent Substance use in the Transition into High School. Poster to be presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, MD.

 

Mize. J., & Kliewer, W. (2016, March). Contributions of Daily Hassles to Changes in Adjustment in a Sample of Low-SES Urban Youth. Poster to be presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, MD.

 

Lepore, S. J., & Kliewer, W. (April, 2015). Violence exposure, social cognitive processing, and sleep problems in urban adolescents. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Antonio, TX.

 

Kliewer, W., Robins, J., & Borre, A. (March, 2015). Family Correlates of Cardiometabolic Risk in Low-Income, Urban, African American Youth. Paper presented as part of the symposium titled “More than Cortisol: Integrating Multiple Physiological Measures to Better Understand Child Development in Stressful Contexts” (Chair: John Loughlin-Presnal). Society for Research in Child Development biennial conference, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Drazdowski, T.K., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2015). Predictors of Problematic Non-Medical Prescription Pain and Stimulant Use.  Poster presented at the Society for Research in Child Development biennial conference, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Riley, T., Kliewer, W., Zaharakis, N., Borre, A., Drazdowski, T., & Jaggi, L. (March, 2015). Emotion Dysregulation, Anticipatory Cortisol Response, and Substance use in Adolescents. Poster presented at the Society for Research in Child Development biennial conference, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Wright, A., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2015). Caregiver Advice on Problem Solving and Emotion Regulation Among Early Adolescents in South Africa and the United States.  Poster presented at the Society for Research in Child Development biennial conference, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Kliewer, W., & Robins, J. (March, 2015). Cumulative Risk and Physiological Stress Responses in Urban Youth. Poster presented at the Society for Research in Child Development biennial conference, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Drazdowski, T. K., Kliewer, W. L., Farrell, A., Sullivan, T., & Roberson-Nay, R. (August, 2014). A Longitudinal Study of the Bidirectional Relations Between Internalizing Symptoms and Peer Victimization in Urban Adolescents. Paper presented as part of the symposium titled “Differential Patterns of Violence Exposure and Psychological Outcomes among Urban Youth” (J. Eccles, discussant). American Psychological Association Annual Conference, Washington, DC.

 

Jaggi, L., Drazdowski, T.D., Kliewer, W., Lepore, S., & Ammons, C. (2014, May).  Why is there violence in the world?  A mixed methods comparisons of essays across subtypes of victimized and aggressive youth in a diverse sample of early adolescents.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, D.C.

 

Jaggi, L., Kliewer, W., & Huber, K. (2014, March).  "I’m Gonna Have to Show Them.” Key Findings from a Qualitative Analysis of Revenge Goals in Poor Urban Adolescents.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Austin, TX. 

 

Kliewer, W., Borre, A., Jaggi, L., Drazdowski, T., Zaharakis, N., Wilkinson, C., & Basnet, S. (2014, March).  Exposure to Community Violence and Drug Use: Moderating Processes in Samples of United States and South African Adolescents.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Austin, TX. 

 

Kliewer, W. (2013, September).  Risk and Resilience in Youth:  Examining Processes in the United States and South Africa.  Talk given at the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, Durban, South Africa.

 

Drazdowski, T. K., Jäggi, L., Kliewer, W. L., & Lepore, S. (May, 2013). How kids stay safe in a hostile world: Predictors of the coping strategies middle-school youth use to stay out of harm’s way. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Society, Washington, D.C.

 

Garth, R., Sullivan, T.N., & Kliewer, W. (May, 2013).  Parenting practices as moderators of relations between peer victimization and problem behaviors.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Society, Washington, D.C.

 

Taylor, K., Sullivan, T.N., & Kliewer, W. (April, 2013).  A Longitudinal Path Analysis of Relational Victimization, Threat Appraisals, and Symptoms of Anxiety among Urban African American Adolescents. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle, WA.

 

Helms, S., Sullivan, T.N., & Kliewer, W. (April, 2013).  Associations Among Child and Parent Comfort with Emotion, Relational and Physical Aggression, and Victimization Among Urban Youth.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle, WA.

 

Reid-Quinones, K. & Kliewer, W. (November, 2012).  Cumulative risk versus repeated victimization:  Predictors of adolescent adjustment.  Poster presented at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS) 28th Annual meeting, Los Angeles, CA.

 

Kliewer, W. (August, 2012). Coaching, modeling, and family environment predictors of coping with violence.  Talk given at the European Association for Research on Adolescence, Spetses, Greece.

 

Bettencourt, A. F., Farrell, A. D., Mays, S., Kramer, A., Sullivan, T. N., & Kliewer, W. L. (May, 2012). Patterns of adolescents' beliefs about fighting and their relation to behavior and risk factors for aggression. Poster presented at the Society for Prevention Research 20th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.

 

Doyle, S. T., Sullivan, T. N., & Kliewer, W. L. (May, 2012). Relations between child disclosure and externalizing behaviors: The moderating role of felt acceptance. Poster presented at the Society for Prevention Research 20th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.

 

Drazdowski, T. K., & Kliewer, W. L. (May, 2012). The Role of Proximal and Distal Cumulative Protective Indexes for African American Youth Drug Use Severity and Delinquent Behavior: Gender and Age Differences. Poster presented at the Society for Prevention Research 20th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.

 

Taylor, K., Sullivan, T. N., & Kliewer, W. L. (May, 2012). Longitudinal relations between peer victimization and adolescent adjustment: The indirect effect of threat appraisals. Poster presented at the Society for Prevention Research 20th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.

 

Wheat, E., Zaharakis, N., Taylor, K., Mehari, K., & Kliewer, W. L. (May, 2012). Age and gender difference in victimization experienced by urban youth. Poster presented at the Society for Prevention Research 20th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.

 

Lepore, S.J., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2012).  Prospective Linkages Among Violence Exposure, Erratic Sleep Patterns, and Academic Achievement in Middle School Youth.  Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Vancouver.

 

Kliewer, W., & Lepore, S.J. (March, 2012).  Prospective Linkages Among Violence Exposure, Erratic Sleep Patterns, and Academic Achievement in Middle School Youth.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Vancouver.

 

Drazdowski, T., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2012).  Age and Gender Moderate the Relation Between Internalizing Symptoms and Peer Victimization: A Prospective Study. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Vancouver.

 

Shivy, V. A., Guion, D. G., Green, B.A, Kliewer, W. K., & Sullivan, T. N. (August, 2011). Offenders' Preincarceration Experiences with Violence and Victimization: Emotion Regulation and PTSD Symptoms with an Eye Toward Re-Entry. Poster presentation at the 2011 Meeting of the American Psychological Association.

 

Kaynak, Ö., Lepore, S., Kliewer, W. (May, 2011) The interactive effects of peer victimization and emotion regulation on internalizing and externalizing symptoms in youth. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, DC.

 

Goodman, K., Bradshaw, C., de los Reyes, A., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2011).  Discrepancy ratings of youth victimization:  A preliminary investigation of causes and consequences.  Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Montreal.

 

Taylor, K.A., Sullivan, T., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2011).  Relations Between Relational and Physical Victimization, Threat Appraisals and Anxiety Among Urban Adolescents.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Montreal.

 

Zaharakis, N., Rogers, L., Turner, C., Marks, J., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2011).  Do moms send different messages about alcohol, tobacco and other drugs to daughters than to sons?  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Montreal.

 

Razali, M, & Kliewer, W. (June, 2010).  Measuring risk and protective factors for adolescent drug use in a Malaysian sample.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Scottsdale, Arizona.

 

Kaynak, O.I., Lepore, S.J., & Kliewer, W. (June, 2010). Emotional intelligence as a moderator to the relation between community violence exposure and alcohol and other drug use in an urban adolescent sample.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Denver, CO.

 

Kliewer, W. & Lepore, S. (March, 2010).  An expressive writing intervention for youth exposed to community violence and peer victimization.  Paper presented as part of a symposium titled “New trends in research on adolescents’ exposure to violence:  Implications for understanding adolescents’ psychosocial adjustment” (P. Boxer and S. Mrug, chairs), Society for Research on Adolescence, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Kliewer, W., Dibble, A.E., & Sullivan, T.N. (March, 2010).  Impact of peer victimization and aggression on alpha amylase responses to stressors in urban, African American adolescents.  Paper presented as part of a symposium titled “The effects of peer victimization on biological functioning and health” (J.M. Knack and T. Vaillancourt, chairs).  Society for Research on Adolescence, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Zaharakis, N., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2010).  A grounded theory approach to understanding parent-adolescent communication about substance use.  Paper presented as part of a symposium titled “Do as I say, not as I do:  Multi-method approaches to studying parental communication about adolescent substance use” (W. Kliewer and A. Metzger, chairs).   Society for Research on Adolescence, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Constance, N., Shields, B.J., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2010).  Location, location, location:  The influence of context on maternal caregiver and paternal coping suggestions.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Brost, G., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2010).  The relations between callousness, anger dysregulation, and physical aggression in urban adolescents.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Kaynak, O., Godino, J.G., Davis, S.N., Kliewer, W., & Lepore, S.J. (November, 2009).  Social moderation of the relation between community violence and alcohol, tobacco, and marijuana use in an urban adolescent sample.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association, Philadelphia, PA.

 

Konig, A., Kliewer, W., Eonta, A., Pitts, S.R., & Vrana, S.R. (November, 2009). Cortisol and Alpha Amylase Reactivity to Written Emotional Disclosure.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York.

 

Konig, A., Kliewer, W., Eonta, A.M., Pitts, S.R., & Vrana, S.R. (October, 2009).  Alpha amylase reactivity to written emotional disclosure.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Psychophysiological Research, Berlin, Germany.

 

Kliewer, W., Zaharakis, N., & Reid-Quinones, K. (May, 2009). Parental Messages about Adolescent Substance Use:  Associations with Parent-Adolescent Relationship Quality.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, DC.

 

Shields, B.J., Kliewer, W., Constance, N., & Scott, L.H. (May, 2009).  Maternal and Paternal Socialization of Coping: Links with Adolescent Emotion Regulation.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, DC.

 

Constance, N., & Kliewer, W. (May, 2009). Collective Efficacy Moderates the Influence of Neighborhood Socioeconomic Status on Maternal Support for Aggressive Problem-Solving. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, DC.

 

Al-Hendawi, M., & Kliewer, W. (April, 2009).  Coping versatility and associations with adjustment among low-income youth exposed to violence.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO. 

 

Ray, M.H., & Kliewer, W. (April, 2009).  Religious coping as a moderator between cumulative risk and malleable risk and adolescent drug use severity:  A prospective study.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO. 

 

Butt, E.J., Reid-Quinones, K., & Kliewer, W. (April, 2009).  Dispositional predictors of coping goals in adolescents.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO. 

 

Reid-Quinones, K., Sullivan, T.N., & Kliewer, W. (April, 2009).  Sources of parental knowledge moderate associations between physically and relationally aggressive behaviors and drug use.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO. 

 

Kliewer, W.,  Constance, N., Scott, L.H., & Al-Hendawi, M. (April, 2009).  Family influences on coping and adjustment among youth living in high violent areas.  Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO. 

 

De Los Reyes, A., Goodman, K.L., Kliewer, W., & Reid-Quinones, K. (April, 2009).  Informant discrepancies in parental monitoring assessments are stable over time and predict adolescent delinquency.  Paper to be presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO. 

 

Kramer, A., Mays, S.A., Bettencourt, A.F., Kliewer, W., & Farrell, A.D.  (April, 2009).  Does what parents say matter?  Developing a measure of parental messages about aggression and nonviolence.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO. 

 

Kliewer, W.,  Constance, N., Scott, L.H., & Al-Hendawi, M. (April, 2009).  Sex differences in family socialization contributions to youth adjustment among families living in high-violence communities.  Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO. 

 

Bettencourt, A.F., Mays, S.A., Kramer, A., Kliewer, W., & Farrell, A.D. (April, 2009).  Assessing adolescent values and goals:  A confirmatory factor analysis of the internalized values and goals scale.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver, CO. 

 

Helms, S.W., Sullivan, T.N., & Kliewer, W. (2008, November). Structure of aggression among  urban youth: Competing factor models of subtypes of physical and relational aggression. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy, Orland, Florida.

 

Kliewer, W., Reid-Quinones, K., Goodman, K.S., Dibble, A., & Ray, M.H..  (May, 2008). A prospective study of cumulative risk, emotion regulation skill, and aggression in urban youth.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, San Francisco.

 

Kliewer, W., Goodman, K., & Murrelle, L. (May, 2008).  Developmental Differences in Risk and Protective Factors for Aggression and Gang Involvement Among Central American Youth.   Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, San Francisco.

 

Shields, B.J., Reid-Quinones, K., & Kliewer, W. (May, 2008).  Change in Parental Social Support Predicts Prospective Changes in Internalizing Symptoms Among Urban Youth.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, San Francisco.

 

Chair, and co-author of two papers presented at the Society for Research on Adolescence meeting, March, 2008, Chicago.  Symposium title:  “Emotion regulation processes in minority youth.”  Paper 1:  Sullivan, T.N., Kliewer, W., Helms, S.W., Bettencourt, A.F., & Lotze, G.M.  Relational and physical victimization and internalizing behaviors in urban youth:  The moderating role of emotion regulation.  Paper 2: Goodman, K., Sharma, S., Candelaria, R., Reid-Quinones, K., & Kliewer, W.  Undoing the effects of negative emotions:  The regulation role of positive affect in stressful events. 

 

Bettencourt, A.F., Farrell, A.D., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2008).  Are skills taught in prevention programs truly effective?  Comparison of adolescents’ versus experts’ perceptions of effectiveness.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Chicago. 

 

Constance, N., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2008).  Adolescent aggression predicts maternal coping suggestions:  A prospective study.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Chicago. 

 

Storey, K., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2008).  Family environment correlates of maternal coping suggestions:  A prospective study.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Chicago.

 

Ray, M.H., Butt, E., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2008).  Adolescent goals, situational, dispositional, and environmental factors and internalizing and externalizing behaviors.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Chicago.

 

Ray, M.H., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2008).  Multiple risk, adolescent coping, and substance use.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Chicago.

 

Dibble, A., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2008).  Physiological correlates of aggression in adolescent females.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Chicago.

 

Reid-Quinones, K., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2008).  The relation of parenting practices to youth internalizing symptoms following community violence exposure. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Chicago.

 

Goodman, K.L., De Los Reyes, A., Kliewer, W., & Reid-Quiñones, K.R. (2007, November). Whose depression relates to informant discrepancies? Testing relations between informant characteristics and discrepancies from the perspectives of both informants. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Philadelphia , PA.

 

Kliewer, W., Lepore, S., Farrell, A.D., Reid-Quinones, K., Greene, A., Meyer, A., Sullivan, T.S., & Allison, K. (May, 2007).  Results of a school-based expressive writing intervention trial for youth exposed to violence.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, D.C.

 

Ciairano, S., Settani, M., Giannotta, F., & Kliewer, W. (May, 2007).  Results of an Italian school-based expressive writing intervention trial focused on peer problems.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, D.C.

 

Farrell, A., Kliewer, W., Allison, K., Sullivan, T., Cohen, R., Corona, R., Erwin, E., Masho, S., Greene, A., & Meyer, A.  (May, 2007). University-Community collaboration to address youth violence in Richmond, VA.  Poster symposium presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, Washington, D.C.

 

Kliewer, W., & Reid-Quinones, K. (March, 2007).  Parenting predictors of urban youth’s coping with violence.  Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Boston.

 

Kliewer, W. (Symposium chair).  Factors associated with urban youths’ adjustment to community violence.  (March, 2007).  Papers in the session include:  Shields, B. & Kliewer, W.  Community Violence, Coping, and PTSD Symptoms in Urban Youth.  Hughes, L., & Kliewer, W. Community Violence, Support from Parents and Other Adults, and Internalizing Symptoms in Urban Youth.  Phelps, S., & Kliewer, W. Academic Achievement,

 

Social Competence, and Coping Among Children in the Context of Parental Alcohol Abuse, and Meyerhoeffer, W., & Kliewer, W.  Exposure to violence, emotions, goals, and adjustment in urban youth. Papers presented at the Eastern Psychological Association annual meeting, Philadelphia.

 

Battle, M. & Kliewer, W.  (March, 2007).  Correlates of Threat Appraisals in Response to Violence in a Sample of Urban Youth.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association annual meeting, Philadelphia.

 

Butt, E., Kennedy, K., Miller, C., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2007).  Prospective Associations Between Adjustment and Goals in Urban Youth Exposed to Violence.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association annual meeting, Philadelphia.

 

Kliewer, W., Lepore, S.J., & Reid-Quinones, K. (March, 2007).  Social constraints moderate relations between victimization and adjustment in urban youth:  A prospective study.  Paper presented at the Eastern Psychological Association annual meeting, Philadelphia.

 

Reid-Quinones, K., & Kliewer, W. (November, 2006).  Age differences in PTSD symptoms:  Emotional awareness and coping strategies as mediators.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL.

 

Helms, S.W., Sullivan, T.N., & Kliewer, W. (November, 2006).  Association between child and parent comfort with emotion and relational and physical aggression among urban youth.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL.

 

Vulin-Reynolds, M., Urbanek, J.C., & Kliewer, W. (November, 2006).  Adolescent schemas and exposure to violence: A qualitative investigation.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL.

 

Kliewer, W., & Reid-Quinones, K. (June, 2006).  Violence exposure, coping processes, and drug and alcohol use in early adolescence.  Poster presented at the College of Problems on Drug Dependence annual meeting, Scottsdale, AZ.

 

Kliewer, W. (May, 2006).  Urban adolescents’ responses to problem situations.  Paper presented as part of a symposium on Innovation in Universal Violence Prevention for Early Adolescents:  Applying the Behavioral-Analytic Approach to Improve the Effectiveness of a Model Program at the Annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, San Antonio, Texas.

 

Kliewer, W., & Foutz, L. (May, 2006).  Multiple risk, emotion regulation skill, and physiological adjustment in urban youth:  A prospective study.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Prevention Research, San Antonio, Texas.

 

Ray, M., & Kliewer, W. (2006, April).  Connections between Caregivers’ Religious Coping and Commitment and Youth Spirituality and Religious Coping: Caregiver Substance Abuse as a Moderator.  Poster presented at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research, Asheville, North Carolina.

 

Kliewer, W., & Ciairano, S. (March, 2006).  Co-chair, symposium on cross-cultural variability and stability in risk and protective processes for adolescent risk behavior.  Presented at the biennial conference of the Society for Research on Adolescence, San Francisco, CA.

 

Gumpel, T.P., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2006).  Peer Victimization at School, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms, and Adjustment Among Israeli Adolescents.  Poster presented at the biennial Society for Research on Adolescence conference, San Francisco, CA.

 

Ray, M.H., Kliewer, W. Greene, P., Foutz, L., Tyler, K., Hippchen, K.E., Urbanek, J.C., Battle, M., & Alexander, E.  (March, 2006).  Violence exposure, goal type, and problem behavior in early adolescence.  Poster presented at the biennial Society for Research on Adolescence conference, San Francisco, CA.

 

Vulin, M., Farrell, A.D., & Kliewer, W. (March, 2006).  Developmental Influences on the Relation Between Schemas and Youth Violence Exposure.  Poster presented at the biennial Society for Research on Adolescence conference, San Francisco, CA.

 

Sullivan, T., Vulin, M., Camou, S.M., Farrell, A., & Kliewer , W.  (March, 2006).  Relation between peer victimization, self-worth, and anxiety among urban adolescents:  Comparison of mediating and moderating models.  Poster presented at the biennial Society for Research on Adolescence conference, San Francisco.

 

Taylor, K. W., & Kliewer, W. (January, 2006). Attachment, Hope, and Alcohol Use Among Adolescents. Poster presented at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Palm Springs, CA.

 

Reid-Quinones, K., & Kliewer, W. (2005, November).  Violence Exposure and Changes in PTSD Symptoms in Children: The Role of Social Constraints.  Poster presented at the annual Association for Advancement in Behavior Therapy conference, Washington, D.C.

 

Kliewer, W. (2005, August).  Discussant for the symposium “Exposure to violence among diverse youth:  Understanding protective factors.”  American Psychological Association conference, Washington, D.C.

 

Taylor, K.W., & Kliewer, W. (2005, April).  Violence Exposure and Early Adolescent Alcohol Use: An Exploratory Study of Family Risk and Protective Factors.  Poster presented at the biennial Society for Research in Child Development conference, Atlanta, GA.

 

Co-chair with Stacy Overstreet (2005, April).  Symposium title:  Physiological Correlates of Community Violence Exposure (Paper Symposium).   Paper presented as part of the symposium:  Kliewer, W. Adrenocortical activity in urban youth: Associations with violence exposure, life stressors, protective factors, and adjustment.  Presented at the biennial Society for Research in Child Development conference, Atlanta.

 

Kliewer, W., & Sullivan, T.N. (2005, April).  Threat Appraisal in Response to Community Violence: Dimensional Structure and Situational and Environmental Correlates.  Poster presented at the Biannual Society for Research in Child Development Conference, Atlanta, GA.

 

Moore, M.B., Kliewer, W., Douglas, S., Hinton, T.S., & Ray, M.H.  (2005, April).  Caregivers’ Reasoning for Their Socialization of Coping with Violence: A Qualitative Study.  Poster presented at the Biannual Society for Research in Child Development Conference, Atlanta, GA.

 

Kliewer, W., Murrelle, L., Prom, E., Ramirez, M., Obando, C.P., & Sandi, L. (2004, July).  Violence exposure and drug use in Central American youth.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the International Society for the Study of Behavioral Development, Ghent, Belgium.

 

Kliewer, W., Svikis, D.S., & Wagner, C.C. (2004, June).  Assessment of adolescent drug use:  A comparison of approaches.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

 

Obando, C.P, Kliewer, W., & Murrelle, L. (2004, June).  Substance use in Costa Rican adolescents:  Moderating and mediating effects of family structure and cohesion.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the NIDA INVEST International Forum, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

 

Sullivan, T.N., Kliewer, W., & Farrell, A.D. (2004, June).  Gender differences, overt and relational victimization, and urban adolescent drug use.   Poster presented at the annual meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

 

Kliewer, W. (2004, March).  Threat appraisal as a mediator of relations between violence exposure and adjustment.  Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, MD.  (Chaired symposium session)

 

Moore, M., Kliewer, W., Lisagor, T., Walter, B., Law, C., Brown, A., Nichols, K., Ross, S., & McElroy, M. (2004, March).  Situational influences on coping with violence in young adolescents.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Baltimore, MD.

 

Worthington, E.L., Kiefer, R., Berry, J.W., Myers, B., Kliewer, W., & Kilgour, J. (2003, October).  Forgiveness and communication in marital enrichment and with parents.  Paper presented at the meeting of Scientific Findings about Forgiveness, Atlanta.

 

Kliewer, W., & Taylor, K.W. (2003, February).  Environmental predictors of coping with violence in inner-city youth.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Los Angeles, CA.

 

Cunningham, J.N., & Kliewer, W. (2003, April).  Meta-emotion philosophy, child emotion regulation, and child adjustment:  A prospective study of inner city families.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Tampa, FL.

 

Kliewer, W., Taylor, K.W., Adams Parrish, C., Jackson, K., Haley, A., Walker, J.M., & Robinson, R. (2003, June). Mother-Child Discussions about Coping with Violence:  Prospective Associations with Adjustment.  Poster presented at the conference on middle childhood - Building Pathways to Success: Research, Policy, and Practice on Development in Middle Childhood, Washington, D.C.

 

Wilson, D.K., Sica, D.A., Kliewer, W., & Ampey, G. (2003, May).  Socioeconomic status, social support, and nighttime blood pressure in African American adolescent males and females.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Society of Hypertension, New York.

 

Obando, C.P., Kliewer, W., Murrelle, L. & Svikis, D.  (2003, June).   Depression and substance use in Costa Rican adolescents.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Bal Harbour, FL.

 

Kliewer, W. (2002, June).  Violence exposure and substance abuse:  Current models and implications for future research.  Paper presented as part of a mini-symposium on violence exposure and substance abuse (Drs. Kliewer and Svikis, chairs) at the annual meeting of the College of Problems on Drug Dependence, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

 

(Invited) Kliewer, W. (2002, October).  Parental influences on children’s coping. Presentation made at Beijing Polytechnic University, Beijing, China.

 

Kliewer, W., Cunningham, J.N., Diehl, R.L., Mejia, R., Lacks, B., Stone, J., Duncan, L., Zacharias, J., Atiyeh, C., Shillady, A., & Neace, B. (2002, April).  Violence exposure and adjustment in inner-city youth:  The moderating effects of maternal adjustment and maternal acceptance.  Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, New Orleans, LA.

 

Kliewer, W., Diehl, R.L., Cunningham, J.N., Mejia, R., Zacharias, J., Atiyeh, C., Neace, B., Stone, J., Taylor, K.W., & Robinson, R.A.  (2002, April).  Appraisal of threat, community violence, and cortisol in African American preadolescents.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, D.C.  ** Was one of 5% of papers/posters to receive a citation for merit

 

Wilson, D.K., Ampey-Thornhill, G., Bean, M., Mitchell, K., Kliewer, W., & Sica, D. (2002, April).  Gender, social support, daily hassles, and blood pressure non-dipping status.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, D.C.  ** Was one of 5% of papers/posters to receive a citation for merit

 

Kliewer, W., Diehl, R.L., Mejia, R., & Cunningham, J.N. (2002, March). Community Violence Exposure and Adjustment in Youth:  Opportunities for Prevention.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Academy for Criminal Justice Sciences, Anaheim, CA.

 

Kliewer, W., Diehl, R., Nelson, J., Mejia, R., Zacharias, J., & Plybon, L. (2001, August).  Community violence exposure and cortisol levels in African American preadolescents.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, San Francisco, CA.

 

Kliewer, W., Murrelle, L., Sieire, M., & Ramirez, M. (2001, June).  The influence of spirituality on substance use in Panamanian adolescents.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Scottsdale, AZ.

 

Murrelle, L., Prom, E., Torres, Y., Svikis, D., Maya, J., Kliewer, W., & Mejia, R. (2001, June).  Drug abuse, violence, and antisocial behaviors among Colombian adolescents.  Poster presented at the Building International Research on Drug Abuse:  Children and Youth at Risk meeting, Scottsdale, AZ.

 

Kliewer, W., Nelson, J., Zacharias, J., Mejia, R., Diehl, R., Duncan, L., Shillady, A., & Plybon, L. (2001, June). Violence exposure and esteem in African American preadolescents:  Individual-, family-, and community-level moderators.  Paper presented at the 8th biennial conference of the Society for Community Research and Action, Atlanta, GA.

 

Wilson DK, Sica DA, Kliewer W. Violence exposure, catecholamine excretion, and blood pressure non-dipping status in African-American adolescents. (2001, May).  Paper presented at the Annual American Society of Hypertension, San Francisco, CA.

 

Kliewer, W., Murrelle, L., Mejia, R., & Torres, Y. (2001, April).  Exposure to violence and internalizing symptoms in Colombian adolescents:  The protective effects of family support.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Minneapolis, MN.

 

Plybon, L., Allison, K., Kliewer, W., & Wilson, D. (2001, April).  Neighborhood violence exposure, problem behavior, and adult role transitions among inner-city adolescents.  Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Minneapolis, MN.

 

Wilson DK, Kliewer W, Teasley N, Plybon L, Zacharias J, Krishnamoorthy JS, Sica DA. (2001, March).     Violence exposure and catecholamine responses in African-American adolescents.  Paper presented at the Annual Society of Behavioral Medicine, Seattle, WA.

 

Kliewer, W., & Diehl, R.L. (2001, March).  Possibilities for forgiveness:  Implications for the study of parents and children exposed to community violence.  Paper presented at the international CAPS conference, Richmond, VA.

 

ISADOR Interdisciplinary team.  (2000, October).  Interdisciplinary perspectives and resilience-related practices, Parts 1 and 2 (2 1.5 hour presentations).  Presented at the annual meeting of Strength-Based Services International, Richmond, VA.

 

Mindes, E.J., Ingram, K.M., James, C.J., & Kliewer, W. (2000, October).  Women’s responses to impaired fertility:  A follow-up study of the relationship between unsupportive social interactions and well-being.  Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, San Diego, CA.

 

Welleford, E.A., Kliewer, W.L., & Pickler, R.  (2000, August).  Mother-daughter relationships and adult-daughter friendships.  Poster presented at the American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

 

Anderson, J., Kliewer, W., Robbins, S.B., Ingram, K., & Smith, N.G. (2000, March).  Social and academic adjustment to college:  The role of goal-directedness, belonging, and coping.  Poster presented at the eighth biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Chicago

 

Kung, E.M., Kliewer, W., & Farrell, A.D. (1999, November).  The effects of exposure to violence on anxiety and problem behaviors among urban youth.  Poster presented at the convention for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Toronto.

 

Wilson, D.K., Sica, D., Kliewer, W., & Plybon, L.E.  (1999, September).  Socioeconomic status and blood pressure reactivity in healthy black adolescents.  Paper presented at the High Blood Pressure Council meetings, Orlando, Fl.

 

Wilson, D.K., Kliewer, W., Zacharias, J., Walker, J., Plybon, L., & Ampey-Thornhill, G. (1999, August). Violence exposure and ambulatory blood pressure in African American teenagers.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the  American Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

 

Miller, P.A., Partch, J. J., Kliewer, W., Skidmore, C., Bendtin, D., Gessel, E., & Stokes, S. (1999, April).  Factors affecting coping socialization in the context of interparental postdivorce conflict.  Poster  presented at the biennial conference of the Society for Research in Child Development, San Antonio, TX.

 

Miller, P.A., Kliewer, W., & Partch, J.J. (1999, April).  Innovative strategies for investigating the socialization of children’s coping.  Paper presented in the symposium “Beyond simple models of coping:  Advances in theory and research” at the biennial conference of the Society for Research in Child Development, San Antonio, TX.

 

Mellot, S.L., Partch, J., Ryan, P.M., Miller, P., & Kliewer, W. (1998, March).  Influences of child and maternal characteristics on the socialization of children’s coping with interparental conflict.  Poster presented at the Southwestern Society for Research in Human Development, Galveston, TX.

 

Ryan, P.M., Partch, J., Mellot, S.L., Kliewer, W., & Miller, P. (1998, March).  Examining the influence of maternal modeling and coaching of coping strategies on children’s coping behaviors in conflictual postdivorce families. Poster presented at the Southwestern Society for Research in Human Development, Galveston, TX.

 

Kliewer, W., & Plybon, L.E. (1998, February).  Neighborhood influences on family communication, adaptability, cohesion, and conflict:  Maternal education as a moderator.  Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, San Diego, CA.

 

White, K.S., Bruce, S.E., Farrell, A.D., & Kliewer, W. (1997, November).  Impact of exposure to community violence on anxiety:  A longitudinal study of family social support as a protective factor for urban adolescents. Presented at the meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Miami Beach, Florida.

 

Kliewer, W., Johnson, P.D., & Oskin, D. (1997, April).  Violence exposure and psychological symptoms in urban minority youth.  Presented at the meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Washington, D.C.

 

Kliewer, W., & Johnson, P.D. (1997, April). Family and contextual predictors of depressive symptoms in urban minority youth.  Presented at the meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Washington, D.C.

 

White, K.S., Bruce, S.E., Farrell, A.D., & Kliewer, W. (1997, April). Impact of exposure to community violence on anxiety among Urban Adolescents: Family social support as a protective factor.  Presented at the meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Washington, D.C.

 

Fearnow, M.D., & Kliewer, W. (1997, April).  Threat appraisal and adjustment among children with cancer.  Presented at the meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Washington, D.C.

 

Wilson, D.K., Kliewer, W., Bayer, L., Jones, D., Welleford, A., & Heiney, M. (1997, April).  Effect of gender and emotional versus instrumental support on cardiovascular reactivity.  Paper presented at the meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Francisco.

 

Wilson, D.K., Sica, D.A., Kliewer, W., Bayer, L., Wright, S., & Johnson, B. (1997, April).  Effect of gender and social support on catecholamine responses to stress.  Poster presented at the meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Francisco.

 

Kliewer, W., Oskin, D.L., Johnson, P., & Lepore, S.J.  (1996, August).   Community violence exposure and adjustment in children:  Mediators and moderators.  Presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Toronto.

 

Kliewer, W., Reese, F.L., Buenaver, L., Suarez, T., & Bohlken, K.  (1996, August).  Intrusive thinking and adjustment:  Social supports and strains as moderators.  Presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Toronto.

 

Johnson, P.D., Kliewer, W., Oskin, D. et al. (1996, March).  Demographic, dispositional, and family predictors of hope among minority women.  Presented at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Norfolk, VA.

 

Nicholson, M.W., & Kliewer, W. (1996, March).  Factors affecting parental mediation of children's television viewing. Presented at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Norfolk, VA.

 

Dowdy, B.B., & Kliewer, W. (1996, March).  Dating, parent-adolescent conflict, and autonomy.  Presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, Boston, MA.

 

Lewis, H.A., McGrath, M., & Kliewer, W. (1996, March).  Acceptability of interventions for pediatric Sickle Cell Disease pain.  Presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Washington, D.C.

 

Buenaver, L., Ehrens, K., Suarez, T., Reese, F., Kliewer, W., Bohlken, K., & Neale, L. (1995, November).  Situational predictors of intrusive thinking in response to stressful events.  Presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Washington, D.C.

 

Lewis, H., & Kliewer, W. (1995, April).  Hope, coping, and psychological and physical adjustment among children with sickle cell disease:  Testing  moderator and mediator models.  Presented at the Fifth Florida Conference on Child Health Psychology, Gainesville, FL.

 

Wilson, D.K., Bayer, L.A., Nicholson, S., & Kliewer, W. (1995, March).  Gender differences in social support:  Stressful life events and CV reactivity.  Presented at the annual Society of Behavioral Medicine Conference, San Diego, CA.

 

Kliewer, W. & Lewis, H. (1995, March).  Family influences on coping processes in children with Sickle Cell Disease. Presented at the meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Indianapolis, IN.

 

Fearnow, M.D., Nicholson, M., & Kliewer, W.  (1995, March).  Family and situational predictors of children's threat appraisals.  Presented at the SRCD meeting, Indianapolis, IN.

 

Dowdy, B.B., & Kliewer, W. (1995, March).  Predictors of General and Dating- Related Parent Adolescent Conflict.   Presented at the meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Indianapolis, IN.

 

Kell, R.R., Erickson, M.T., & Kliewer, W. (1995, March).  Psychological adjustment of adolescents with Sickle Cell Disease:  Relationships with demographic, medical, and family competence variables.  Presented at the 20th annual meeting of the National Sickle Cell Disease Program.

 

Kliewer, W., Britt, G., & Lewis. H. (1994, October).  Parental influences on children's coping processes:  The role of religion.  Presented at the annual CAPS East conference, North East, Maryland.

 

Murray, C., Kliewer, W., Dowdy, B., & Kiesler, D.J.  (1994, April).  The Significant Other Inventory--Revised for Adolescents (SOI-R:A):  A New Measure of Adolescents' Significant Other Relationships.  Presented at the biennial Conference on Human Development, Pittsburgh, PA.

 

Dowdy, B., & Kliewer, W. (1994, February).  Changes in Sources of Advice Within and Outside the Family Among African-American Fifth, Eighth, and Tenth Graders.  Presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Adolescence, San Diego, CA.

 

Dowdy, B., & Kliewer, W. (1994, February).  Dating as a Source of Parent-Adolescent Conflict.  Presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Adolescence, San Diego, CA.

 

Evans, S. M., Van Hook, M., Miller, P., & Kliewer, W. (1993, April).  Children's emotional reactions and appraisals to stressors:  Maternal Post-Divorce Assessments.  Presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Phoenix, AZ.

 

Miller, P., Kliewer, W., & Burkeman, D. (1993, March).  Coaching and modeling influences on children's coping with divorce.  Presented at the biennial meeting of SRCD, New Orleans, LA.

 

Kliewer, W., & Fearnow, M. (1993, April).  Parental perceptions of children's coping.  Presented at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association, Arlington, VA.

 

Kliewer, W., & Burkeman, D. (1993, March).  Control as a moderator between coping and mental health outcomes: Testing the matching hypothesis. Presented at the biennial meeting of  the Society for Research in Child Development,  New Orleans, LA.      

 

Miller, P., Kliewer, W., Hepworth, J., & Sandler, I.N. (1992, March). A model of maternal socialization of coping.  Presented at the biennial meeting of the Southwestern Society for Research in Human Development, Tempe, AZ.

 

Evans, S., Otanez, M., Miller, P., & Kliewer, W. (1992, April).  Age and gender differences in maternal socialization of coping among children of divorce.  Presented at the annual meeting of the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association, Boise, ID.

 

Kliewer, W., Sandler, I.N., & Gulliver, H. (1991, August). Social competence and coping among children of divorce. Presented at the meeting of the APA, San Francisco, CA.

 

Miller, P., Kliewer, W., Burkeman, D., & Sandler, I.N. (1991, August). Parental socialization of children’s coping strategies in response to divorce.  Presented at the meeting of the American Psychological Association, San Francisco, CA.

 

Sandler, I.N., Kliewer, W., Wolchik, S., & Lustig, J. (1991, June).  Critical issues in the study of coping:  Bridging Generative and Interventive Research.  Presented as part of a Roundtable Symposium at the third biennial meeting of the Society for Community Research and Action, Tempe, AZ.

 

Kliewer, W. (1991, April).  Coping in middle childhood: Relations to dispositions and personal resources. Presented at the meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle, WA.

 

Kliewer, W., & Sandler, I.N.  (1991, April).  Locus of control and self-esteem as moderators of stress-symptom relationships in children.  Presented at the meeting of the SRCD, Seattle, WA.

 

Miller, P., Kliewer, W., & Burkeman, D. (1991, February).  Maternal socialization of children's coping: Assessment issues. Presented at the Arizona State University conference on Emotion, Self-Regulation, and Social Competence, Tempe, AZ.

 

Sandler, I.N., Kliewer, W., Burkeman, D., Bizell, L., &  Zautra, A.  (1991, February). Perceived control and coping effort with stressful life events. Presented at the Arizona State University conference on Emotion, Self-Regulation, and Social Competence, Tempe, AZ.

 

Lepore, S.J., & Kliewer, W.  (1989, August).  Monitoring and blunting: Validation of a coping measure for children.  Presented at the meeting of the APA, New Orleans, LA.

 

Kliewer, W., Lepore, S.J., Broquet, A., Zuba, L., & Cosgrove, M. (1989, April).  Children's use of anonymous social support:  Analysis of data from the Irvine kidphone. Presented at the meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Kansas City, MO.

 

Kliewer, W., Lepore, S.J., Broquet, A., Zuba, L., & Cosgrove, M. (1989, April).  Developmental differences in anonymous social support-seeking behavior.  Presented at the meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Francisco, CA.

 

Owen, E.W., Curbow, B.A., Kliewer, W., Ashford, L.J., & Raskin, B.G. (1988, August).  Are the customers satisfied? A three-pronged approach to membership surveys.  Presented at the meeting of the Group Health Institute Association, Seattle, WA.

 

Kliewer, W., Lepore, S., & Evans, G. (1988, April).  Achievement-related costs and benefits for male and female Type A children.  Presented at the meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Boston, MA.

 

Evans, G.W., Kliewer, W., & Martin, J.  (1987, July).  The physical environment and child development.  Presented at the Kent State, Ohio conference in Applied Psychology.

 

Kliewer, W., Evans, G.W., & Adams, A. (1986, August).  Sex differences in children's Type A behavior during achievement.  Presented at the meeting of the APA, Washington, D.C.

 

Kliewer, W. (1984, April).  Level of aspiration and the Type A coronary-prone behavior pattern in children.  Presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, CA.

 

Kliewer, W., Wood, D., Hollis, J.F., & Gilden, E. (1983, April). Naturalistic observation: Coding Type A behavior among University faculty. Presented at the meeting of the WPA, San Francisco, CA.

 

Posters and Presentations: Local

 

McCauley, J., Lantz, J., Drazdowski, T. K., & Kliewer, W. L. (April, 2014). The role of motives as a moderator and mediator between depressive symptoms and marijuana use in emerging adults. Poster to be presented at the Virginia Social Science Association Annual Meeting, Richmond, VA.

 

Hippchen, K., & Kliewer, W.  (2006, March).  The association of everyday stressors and substance use.  Poster presented at the Virginias Collegiate Honors Council Student Conference:"The Quest for Scholarship", Longwood University, Farmville, VA.

 

Kliewer, W., and the VCU Violence Coping Project Research Team.  (2000, February).  Socialization of Coping with Violence:  Preliminary Report from the VCU Violence Coping Project.  Paper presented at the Hampton University Research Forum, Hampton University.

 

Johnson, P.D., & Kliewer, W. (1996, October).  Maternal attributional style and children's depressive symptoms.  Poster presented at the meeting of the Annual Virginia Beach Conference on Children and Adolescents with Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, Virginia Beach, Virginia.

 

Polce-Lynch, M., Myers, B., & Kliewer, W. (1996, October).  Gender and self-esteem:  Contemporary influences from late childhood to late adolescence. Paper presented at the meeting of the Annual VA Beach Conference on Children and Adolescents with Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, VA Beach, VA.

 

Kliewer, W., Johnson, P.D., & Oskin, D. (1996, October).  Community violence and adjustment:  Mediators and moderators.  In W. Kliewer (Chair), The VCU Violence Coping Project:  Community Violence Exposure and Adjustment in African-American Youth.  Symposium presented at the meeting of the Annual Virginia Beach Conference on Children and Adolescents with Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, Virginia.

 

Oskin, D., Kliewer, W., Johnson, P.D., & Perry, D. (1996, October).  Hope, coping with violence, and adjustment in youth.  In W. Kliewer (Chair), The VCU Violence Coping Project:  Community Violence Exposure and Adjustment in African-American Youth.  Symposium presented at the meeting of the Annual Virginia Beach Conference on Children and Adolescents with Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, Virginia.

 

Johnson, P.D., Kliewer, W., Oskin, D., & Plybon, L. (1996, October).  Family predictors of children's adjustment.  In W. Kliewer (Chair), The VCU Violence Coping Project:  Community Violence Exposure and Adjustment in African-American Youth.  Symposium presented at the meeting of the Annual Virginia Beach Conference on Children and Adolescents with Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, Virginia Beach, Virginia.

 

Curbow, B., & Kliewer, W. (1985, June).  Choice issues in health care delivery. Presented at the University of California Intercampus Health Psychology Conference, Lake Arrowhead, CA.

 

Wrench, D.F., & Kliewer, W.  (1982, August).  The other Lewinians.  Presented at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Social Psychology Alumni and Friends Conference.

 

Invited Talks: Local and Regional

 

Kliewer, W. (October, 2015). Victimization and biological stress responses in urban adolescents: New findings from Project COPE. Presentation to the University of Virginia Community Psychology Luncheon Series, Charlottesville, VA.

 

Robins, J., & Kliewer, W. (May, 2015). Ethical Recruiting in Community Engaged Research. Talk given as part of Virginia Commonwealth University’s (VCU) Workshop on conducting Community Engaged Research, Richmond, VA.

 

Kliewer, W. (2012, May).  Risk and Resilience in Urban Youth:  Lessons from Project COPE.  Talk given to the University of Virginia Community Psychology Luncheon Series, UVA.

 

Kliewer, W. (2011, October).  A Study in Contrasts:  Lessons Learned from my Fulbright Experience in South Africa.  Talk given as part of the Bergland Honors Lecture Series, VCU.

 

Kliewer, W. (2010, November).  The Role of Parental Emotional Competence in Socialization of Coping with Stress.  Talk given to the Center for Developmental Science, UNC Chapel Hill.

 

Kliewer, W. (2010, June).  Overview of Research:  Project COPE and Writing for Health.  Talk given at Howard University.

 

Kliewer, W. (February, 2010).  Children’s exposure to community violence.  Invited talk given at the National Summit of Interpersonal Violence and Abuse Across the Lifespan:  Forging a Shared Agenda.  Dallas, TX.

 

Kliewer, W. (2009, November).  Violence exposure and drug use in urban adolescents:  Emergent findings on the role of stress reactivity.  Talk given at the University of Virginia, Psychology Department colloquia series.

 

Kliewer, W. (2009, October).  Protective factors for youth exposed to multiple stressors:  Emerging findings from Project COPE.  Talk given at the Positive Psychology colloquia series, Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University.

 

Kliewer, W. (2008, May).  Using journaling to increase emotional competence and regulation in adolescents.  Workshop presented at the 46th annual Child Psychiatry Spring Forum, Virginia Commonwealth University.

 

Kliewer, W. (2007, November).  Family influences on children’s exposure and adjustment to violence in urban communities.  Invited talk as part of the Cornwall Center for Metropolitan Studies colloquia series, Rutgers University.

 

Kliewer, W. (2007, October).  Exposure to violence and child adjustment:  Current and future directions. Talk given as part of the Developmental Science Initiative, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA.

 

Kliewer, W.  (2006, October).  Parent and Family Influences on Exposure to, Coping with, and Adjustment to Community Violence.  Talk given as part of the conference on Parenting:  Psychology, Public Health, and Public Policy, Virginia Commonwealth University, October 26, 2006.

 

Kliewer, W. (2006, October).  Parents Matter:  Parental influence on youth’s coping with community violence. Talk given as part of the Richmond Commons series at Virginia Commonwealth University, October 26, 2006.

 

Kliewer, W.  (2006, March).  The influence of proximal environment and development on adolescent tobacco use prevention.  Talk given at the Forum on Youth Tobacco Use:  Translating Research into Practice.  Richmond, VA.

 

Kliewer, W. (2003, October).  Community violence exposure and adjustment in youth:  Results from the VCU Violence Coping Project.  Psychology Department Colloquium, Virginia Commonwealth University.

 

Kliewer, W. (2003, October).  Violence Exposure and Adjustment in Youth.  Psychiatry Grand Rounds, Virginia Commonwealth University.

 

Meyer, A., & Kliewer, W. (2003, October).  Report on the Essential Skills for Youth Violence Prevention Project.  Presentation made to the Research Arm meeting of the Center for the Study and Prevention of Youth Violence, VCU.

 

Kliewer, W. (2002, April). The VCU Violence Coping Project:  History, Description, and Emerging Data.  Presentation made to the Research Arm of the Academic Center for Youth Violence Prevention, VCU.

 

Kliewer, W. (2002, May).  The VCU Violence Coping Project:  Results from a pilot study funded by Youth Matters.  Presentation made at the UJIMA luncheon celebrating University-Community partnerships.

 

Kliewer, W. (2002, February).  Stress and Coping in Youth:  The Role of Parents and Family. Presentation made at the Science Museum of Virginia as part of their “Psychological You” lecture series.

 

Kliewer, W. (2000, September).  Community violence and children’s development:  What do we know, and what are we trying to learn?  Presentation made to the VCU Honors Program.

 

Kliewer, W. (2000, September).  The VCU Violence Coping Project II:  Theory, Constructs, and Methods. Presentation made to ISADOR:  Institute for the Study and Development of Resilience, VCU.

 

Kliewer, W. and the VCU Violence Coping Project Research Team (1999, October).  The VCU Violence Coping Project II:  Theory, Constructs, and Methods.  Presentation made to the VCU Counseling Psy Forum.

 

Kliewer, W., & Plybon, L.E. (1998, February).  Neighborhood influences on children’s adjustment:  A report from the VCU Violence Coping Project.  Presentation made to the VCU Counseling Psychology Forum

 

Kliewer, W. (1996, October).  Family Matters:  Familial Influences on Children's Coping.  Invited talk for the VCU Honors Program, VCU.

 

Kliewer, W., Oskin, D., & Johnson, T. (1996, November).  The Role of Social and Cognitive Processes in Children's Adjustment to Community Violence. Presentation made to the Behavioral Health Colloquia series, VCU.

 

Kliewer, W. (1996, March). Familial Influences on Children's Coping.  Invited talk at the School of Hygiene and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University.

 

Kliewer, W. (1995, December).  Stress and coping with Sickle Cell Disease:  What adolescents can do.  Invited presentation to the adolescent Sickle Cell support group, Medical College of Virginia.

 

Kliewer, W., Oskin, D., & Johnson, P. (1995, November).  The VCU Violence Coping Project.  Preliminary Findings.  Presentation made to the Behavioral Health Colloquia series, VCU.

 

Kliewer, W., & Lewis, H. (1993, November).  Coping socialization in children and adolescents with Sickle Cell Disease.  Presentation made to the Behavioral Health Colloquia series, VCU.

 

Kliewer, W. (1993, March).  Control perceptions and coping in children:  Evaluating the matching hypothesis.  Invited talk at the Department of Psychology, University of Richmond.

 

Kliewer, W. (1993, January).  Models of socialization of coping in a community sample of  elementary school children.  Presentation made to the Developmental  Psychology Colloquia Series, VCU.