Department of Psychology
Examining ecological models of juvenile delinquency and substance abuse among adolescents; intersection of neighborhoods and poverty, peer and family influences; multivariate statistics and modeling techniques.
Tompsett, C.J., & Toro, P.A. (in preparation). Modeling predictors of change in substance abuse among homeless and housed youth.
Tompsett, C.J., Domoff, S.E., & Boxer, P. (under review). Predicting aggression among inpatient children and adolescents.
Tompsett, C.J. & Toro, P.A. (in press). Predicting overt and covert antisocial behavior: parents, peers, and homelessness. Journal of Community Psychology.
Fowler, P. J., Tompsett, C.J., Braciszewski, J. M., & Jacques, A. J. (2009). Community violence: A meta-analysis on the effect of exposure and mental health outcomes of children and adolescents. Development and Psychopathology, 21, 227-259.
Tompsett, C.J., Fowler, P.J. & Toro, P.A. (2009). Age differences among homeless individuals: adolescence through adulthood. Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community, 37, 86-99.
Fowler, P. J., Ahmed, S. R., Tompsett, C. J., Jozefowicz-Simbeni, D. M., & Toro, P. A. (2008). Community violence and externalizing: role of race and religiosity in emerging adulthood. Journal of Community Psychology, 36, 835-850.
Tompsett, C.J., Toro, P.A., Guzicki, M., Manrique, M., & Zatakia, J. (2006). Homelessness in the United States: Assessing changes in prevalence and public opinion, 1993-2001. American Journal of Community Psychology, 37, 47-61.