Carolyn J. Tompsett


Position: Associate Professor of Psychology
Phone: 419-372-8256

Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D., Wayne State University, 2008

Research Interests:

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.

Recent Publications:

Kraus, S., Rosenberg, H., Tompsett, C.J. (Forthcoming). Assessment of self-efficacy to employ self-initiated pornography use-reduction strategies. Addictive Behaviors.

Tompsett, C.J., Amrhein, K.E., & Hassan, S. (2014). The influence of the home neighborhood on delinquency: moderation by location of delinquent behaviors. Journal of Adolescence, 37, 325-333.

Bokszczanin, A., Toro, P.A., Hobden, K., & Tompsett, C.J. (2014). Post-traumatic stress disorder among homeless adults in Poland: prevalence and predictors. Open Journal of Psychiatry, 4, 9-15.

Storfer-Isser, A., LeBourgeois, M.K., Harsh, J., Tompsett, C. J., & Redline, S. (2013). Psychometric properties of the Adolescent Sleep Hygiene Scale (ASHS). Journal of Sleep Research, 22, 707-716.

Tompsett, C.J., Domoff, S.E., & Toro, P.A. (2013). Peer substance use and homelessness predicting substance abuse from adolescence through early adulthood. American Journal of Community Psychology, 51, 520-529.

Domoff, S.E., Hayman, J., & Tompsett, C.J. (2012). An examination of collective efficacy in rural neighborhoods: divergence from urban neighborhood research. Journal of Community Psychology, 40, 762-768.

Tompsett, C.J., Domoff, S.E., & Boxer, P. (2011). Prediction of restraints among youth in a psychiatric hospital: application of translational action research. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 67, 368-382.

Tompsett, C.J. & Toro, P.A. (2010). Predicting overt and covert antisocial behavior: parents, peers, and homelessness. Journal of Community Psychology, 38, 469-485.

Fowler, P. J., Toro, P. A., Tompsett, C. J., & Baltes, B. B. (2009). Community violence: Direct and indirect effects on externalizing problems in at-risk adolescents. Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community, 37, 302-315.

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., 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.

Fowler, P. J., Ahmed, S. R., Tompsett, C. J., Jozefowicz-Simbeni, D. M., & Toro, P. A. (2008). Community violence: role of race and religiosity on substance abuse from adolescence to emerging adulthood. Journal of Community Psychology, 36, 835-850.

Toro, P.A., Tompsett, C.J., Lombardo, S., Schlienz, N., Stammel, N., Blume, M., Yabar, Y. & MacKay, L. (2007). Homelessness in Europe and North America: A comparison of prevalence and public opinion. Journal of Social Issues, 63, 505-524.

Hobden, K.L., Tompsett, C.J., Fales, A.K., & Toro, P.A. (2007). Comparing public opinion and prevalence of homelessness in Canada to the United States. Canadian Journal of Urban Research, 16, 76-92.