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Honors, Awards and Publications


Helen L. Coons, PhD, ABPP, Women’s Mental Health Associates, received the 2010 Pennsylvania Psychological Association, Psychology in the Media Award.

Genevieve Fridlund Dunton, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine at the University of Southern California, has been elected as Chair-Elect for the American Public Health Association Physical Activity Special Primary Interest Group (PA SPIG). She will begin her term as Chair in Nov. 2011.


  1. Andersen BL, Thornton LM, Shapiro CL, Farrar WB, Mundy BL, Yang H-C, Carson III. Biobehavioral, immune, and health benefits following recurrence for psychological intervention participants. Clinical Cancer Research. 2010;16(12); 3270-3270. PubMed PMID: 20530702.
  2. Badr H, Carmack CL, Kashy DA, Cristofanilli M, Revenson TA. Dyadic coping in metastatic breast cancer. Health Psycho. 2010 Mar; 29(2):169-80. PMID: 20230090.
  3. Bruns D, Mueller K, Warren PA. A Review of Evidence-based Biopsychosocial Laws Governing The Treatment of Pain and Injury. Psychological Injury and Law. 2010;3(3):169-81.
  4. Carlson LE. (2010) Meditation and Yoga. In Holland J., Breitbart, W.S., Jacobsen, P.B., Lederberg, M.S., Loscalzo, M.J., McCorkle, R. (Eds.) Psycho-Oncology (2nd Edition). Oxford University Press (OUP). New York, NY. pp. 429-439.
  5. Carlson LE, Groff S, Maciejewski O, Bultz BD. Screening for distress in lung and breast cancer outpatients: A randomized controlled trial. Journal of Clinical Oncology. In press.
  6. Crowell D, Rudoy R., Nigg CR, Sharma S, Baruffi G. Perspective on Racial-Ethnic Birth Weight. Hawaii Medical Journal. 2010 Sept;69(9):216-220.
  7. Dishman RK, Rooks CR, Thom NJ, Motl RW, Nigg CR. Meeting U.S. healthy people 2010 levels of physical activity: agreement of 2 measures across 2 years. Ann Epidemiol. 2010 Jul;20(7):511-523. PMID: 20538194.
  8. Dunton GF, Berrigan D, Ballard-Barbash R, Perna FM, Graubard BI, Atienza AA. Adolescents' sports and exercise environments in a U.S. time use survey. Am J Prev Med. 2010 Aug;39(2):122-9.PMID: 20621259.
  9. Falzon L, Davidson K, Bruns D. Evidence Searching for Evidence-based Psychology Practice. Professional Psychology: Theory and Practice. In Press.
  10. Fishbain DA, Lewis JE, Bruns D, Disorbio JM, Gao J, Meyer LJ. Exploration of Anger Constructs in Acute and Chronic Pain Patients vs. Community Patients. Pain Pract. 2010 Aug 25. PMID: 20738789.
  11. Greer CL, Greer TW, Worthington EL Jr, Miller A J, Van Tongeren DR, Toussaint L, Exline JJ. Religion and fairness, justice, and forgiveness in organizational settings. In Hill PC, Dik B, editors. Advances in workplace spirituality: Theory, research and application. Charlotte: Information Age Publishing; in press.
  12. Hay J, DiBonaventura M, Baser R, Press N, Shoveller J, Bowen D. Personal attributions for melanoma risk in melanoma-affected patients and family members. J Behav Med. 2010 Sept [epub ahead of print]. PMID: 20809355.
  13. Heckman CJ, Egleston BL, Hofmann, MT. Efficacy of Motivational Interviewing for Smoking Cessation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Tobacco Control. 2010 Jul 30. [Epub ahead of print] NIHMS189379.
  14. Horwath CC, Nigg CR, Motl RW, Wong KT, Dishman RK. Investigating fruit and vegetable consumption using the transtheoretical model. Am J Health Promot. 2010 May-Jun;24(5):324-333. PMID: 20465146.
  15. Kalayjian A, DeMucci J, Toussaint L. Armenian-Turkish protocols: Psychological reactions. International Psychology Bulletin. 2010; 14: 12-5.
  16. Lounsberry JJ, Macrae H, Angen M, Hoeber M, Carlson LE. Feasibility study of a telehealth delivered, psychoeducational support group for allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients. Psychooncology. 2010 Jul;19(7):777-81. PMID: 19653332.
  17. Ta VM, Kittinger DS, Pham LA, Williams RJ, Eller LN, Nigg CR. Trends in alcohol use among Hawai‘i adolescents. Hawaii Med J. 2010 Jul;69(7):167-171. PMID: 20680925.
  18. Toussaint L, Webb J, Keltner W. Religion, spirituality, and mental health. In Aten JD, O’Grady KA, Worthington Jr EL, editors. The Psychology of Religion and Spirituality for Clinicians: Using Research in Your Practice. New York: Routledge; in press.
  19. Toussaint L, Overvold-Ronningen M. Vincent A. Luedtke C. Whipple M. Schriever T. Luskin F. Implications of forgiveness enhancement in patients with fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome. Journal of Healthcare Chaplaincy. 2010; 16: 123-39.
  20. Viswanath K, Herbst RS, Land SR, Leischow SJ, Shields PG; Writing Committee of the AACR Task Force on Tobacco and Cancer (Gritz ER, member). Tobacco and cancer: An American Association for Cancer Research Policy Statement. Cancer Research. 2010 May 1;70(9):3419-30. PMID: 20388799.
  21. Weaver KE, Rowland JH, Alfano CM, McNeel TS. Parental cancer and the family: a population-based estimate of the number of US cancer survivors residing with their minor children. Cancer 2010 Jun 28. PMID: 20586037.
  22. Weaver KE, Rowland JH, Bellizzi KM, Aziz NM. Forgoing medical care because of cost: assessing disparities in healthcare access among cancer survivors living in the United States. Cancer 2010 Jul 15;116(14):3493-504. PMID: 20549763.
  23. Webb J, Toussaint L, Kalpakjian C, Tate D. Forgiveness and health related outcomes among people with spinal cord injury. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2010;32(5):360-6. PMID: 20095952.
  24. Worthington EL Jr, Greer CL, Hook JN, Davis DE, Gartner AL, Jennings DJ II, Norton L, Greer T, Toussaint L. Forgiveness and spirituality in organizational life: Theory, status of research, and new ideas for discovery. Journal of Management, Spirituality and Religion. 2010; 7: 119-34.
  25. Wu SM, Andersen BL. Stress generation over the course of breast cancer survivorship. J Behav Med. 2010;33(3): 250-257. PubMed PMID: 20204490.