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Garfin, Thompson, R. R., & Wong‐Parodi, G. (2022). Media exposure, threat processing, and mitigation behaviors in Gulf Coast residents facing the co‐occurring threats of COVID‐19 and hurricanes. Risk Analysis. PDF

Wong-Parodi, G., & Garfin, D. R. (2022). Priming close social contact protective behaviors enhances protective social norms perceptions, protection views, and self-protective behaviors during disasters. International journal of disaster risk reduction, 80, 103135. PDF

Garfin, D. R., Silver, R. C., & Holman, E. A. (2020). The novel Coronavirus (COVID-2019) outbreak: Amplification of public health consequences by media exposure. Health Psychology. PDF

Kofman, Y., & Garfin, D.R. (2020). Home is not always a haven: The domestic violence crisis amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, & Policy. doi:10.1037/tra0000866 PDF

Sweeting, J., Garfin, D.R., Holman, E.A., & Silver, R.C. (2020). Associations between exposure to childhood bullying and abuse and adulthood outcomes in a nationally representative U.S. sample. Child Abuse and Neglect. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2019.104048 PDF

Valentovich, V., Guo, Y., Garfin, D. R., & Goldberg, W. (2020). Emotion coregulation processes between mothers and their children with ASD. In F.R. Volkmar (Ed), Encyclopedia of Autism Spectrum Disorders. PDF

Holman, E. A., Garfin, D. R., Lubens, P., & Silver, R. C. (2020). Media exposure to collective trauma, mental health, and functioning: Does it matter what you see? Clinical Psychological Science. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/2167702619858300 PDF

Garfin, D.R., Holman, E.A., & Silver, R.C. (2020). Exposure to prior negative life events and responses to the Boston Marathon bombings. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy. Advance online publication. PDF

Nyamathi, A.N., Shin, S., Sinha, S., Carpenter, C., Garfin, D.R., Padma, R.K.,,… Ekstrand, M. (2019). Sustained effect of a community-based behavioral and nutrition intervention on HIV-related outcomes at 18 months among women living with HIV in rural India: a quasi- experimental trial. JAIDS, 81(4), 429-438. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002044. PDF

Ghafoori, B., Garfin, D.R., Ramírez, J., & Khoo. (2019). Predictors of access, completion, and treatment selection among youth offered a trauma- specific treatment. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice and Policy, 11, 767-774. doi: 10.1037/tra0000460. PDF

Garfin, D.R., Shin, S.S., Ekstrand, M.L., Yadav, K., Carpenter, C.L., Sinha, S., & Nyamathi, A.M. (2019). Depression, social support, and stigma as predictors of quality of life over time: Results from an Asha-based intervention in India. AIDS Care, 31(5):563-571. doi:10.1080/09540121.2018.1563281 PDF

Nyamathi, A.M., Carpenter, C.L., Yadav, K., Garfin, D.R., Munoz, L., Kelly, M., Ekstrand, M.L., & Sinha, S. (2018). Randomized controlled trial of a community-based intervention on HIV and nutritional outcomes at 6 months among women living with HIV/AIDS in rural India. AIDS, 32(18), 2727-2737. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000002016 PDF

Garfin, D. R., Thompson, R., & Holman, E. A. (2018). Acute stress and subsequent health outcomes: A systematic review. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 112, 107-113. doi:10.1016/j.jpsychores.2018.05.017 PDF

Garfin, D. R., Poulin, M. J., Blum, S., & Silver, R. C. (2018). The aftermath of terror: A nationwide longitudinal study of posttraumatic stress across the 9/11 decade. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 31, 146-156. doi: 10.1002/jts.22262 PDF

Fischhoff, B., Wong-Parodi, G., Garfin, D.R., Silver, R., C. & Holman, E.A. (2018). Public understanding of Ebola risks: Mastering an unfamiliar threat. Risk Analysis: An International Journal, 38, 71-83 (published ahead of print June 8, 2017). doi: 10.1111/risa.1279 PDF

Lee, J.A., Garfin, D. R., Lee, Y.S., & Vaughyn, S. (2018). Factors associated with gerontological career choice: The role of curriculum type and students’ attitudes. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 8 (4). doi: PDF

Valentovich, V., Goldberg, W., Garfin, D. R, & Guo, Y. (2017). Emotion coregulation processes between mothers and their children with and without autism spectrum disorder: associations with children’s maladaptive behaviors. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 48, 1235-1248. doi: 10.1007/s10803-017-3375-y PDF

Thompson, R., Garfin, D. R., Holman, E.A., & Silver, R.C. (2017). Psychological distress following a global health crisis: A national study of Americans’ reactions to Ebola. Clinical Psychological Science, 5, 513-521 (published ahead of print April 26, 2017). doi: 10.1177/2167702617692030 PDF

Larson, S., Lynnette, A., Garfin, D., Mota, N., Pacella, M., Hunt, J, & deRoon-Cassini, T. (2017). Inconsistency in memory of traumatic events in a sample of injury patients. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma, 26, 525-542. doi: 10.1080/10926771.2017.1295296 PDF

Guo, Y., Garfin, D. R., Ly, A., & Goldberg, W. (2017). Emotion coregulation in mother-child dyads: A dynamic systems analysis of children with and without Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 45, 1369-1383 (published ahead of print January 4, 2017). doi:10.1007/s10802-016-0234-9 PDF

Thompson, R., Garfin, D. R., & Silver, R. C. (2017). Evacuation decisions during and after natural disasters: A systematic review. Risk Analysis: An International Journal, 37, 812- 839 (published ahead of print December 21, 2016). doi: 10.1111/risa.12654 PDF

Garfin, D. R., & Holman, E. A. (2016). Terrorism and health. In H. S. Friedman (Ed.), Encyclopedia of mental health, 2nd edition (Vol. 4, pp. 286-293). Waltham, MA: Academic Press. PDF

Silver, R. C., & Garfin, D. R. (2016). Coping with disasters. In J. C. Norcross, G. R. VandenBos, & D. K. Freedheim (Editors-in-Chief), APA handbook of clinical psychology: Vol. 4. Psychopathology and health (pp. 597-611). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. PDF

Garfin, D. R., & Silver, R. C. (2016). Responses to natural disasters. In H. S. Friedman (Ed.), Encyclopedia of mental health, 2nd edition (Vol. 4, pp. 35-46). Waltham, MA: Academic Press. PDF

Follette, V.M., Garfin, D. R., Fitzgerald, J.M., & McLean, C.  (2016). Translational trauma research: Implications for policy and intervention. Translational Issues in Psychological Science, 2, 347-350. doi:10.1037/tps0000101 PDF

Jones, N. M., Garfin, D. R., Holman, E. A., & Silver, R. C. (2016). Media use and exposure to graphic content in the week following the Boston Marathon bombing. American Journal of Community Psychology, 58, 47-59.  doi 10.1002/ajcp.12073 PDF

Garfin, D. R., Holman, E.A., & Silver, R. C. (2015). Cumulative exposure to prior collective trauma and acute stress responses to the Boston Marathon bombings. Psychological Science, 26, 675-683. (published ahead of print April 20, 2015). doi: 10.1177/0956797614561043 PDF

Shultz, J. M., Walsh, L., Garfin D. R., Wilson F. E., & Neria, Y. (2015). The 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill: The trauma signature of an ecological disaster. The Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research, 42(1), 58-76. doi: 10.1007/s11414-014-9398-7 PDF

Garfin, D. R., Silver, R. C., Ugalde, F. J., Linn, H., & Inostroza, M. (2014). Exposure to rapid succession disasters: A study of residents at the epicenter of the Chilean Bio-Bio earthquake. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 123, 545-556. PDF

Garfin, D. R., Juth, V., Silver, R. C., Ugalde, F. J., Linn, H., & Inostroza, M. (2014). A national study of health care service utilization and substance use after the 2010 Chilean earthquake. Psychiatric Services, 65, 1392-1395. doi:10.1176/ PDF

Garfin, D. R., Silver, R. C., Gil-Rivas, V., Guzmán, J., Murphy, J. M., Cova, F., Rincon, P. P., Squicciarini, A. M., George, M., & Guzmán, M. P. (2014). Children’s reactions to the 2010 Chilean earthquake: The role of trauma exposure, family context, and school-based mental health programming. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 6, 563-573 (published ahead of print June 2, 2014). doi:10.1037/a0036584 PDF

Holman, E. A., Garfin, D. R., & Silver, R. C. (2014). Media’s role in broadcasting acute stress following the Boston Marathon bombings. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA, 111, 93-98 (published ahead of print December 9, 2013). doi/10.1073/pnas.1316265110 PDF

Abstracted in J. Silver (2014, January 10). Stop replaying the tragedy. NEJM Journal Watch. 2014 (jan10_6) NA33132

Shultz, J. M., Garfin, D. R., Espinel, Z., Araya, R., Oquendo, M., Wainberg, M., … Neria, Y. (2014). Internally displaced “victims of armed conflict” in Colombia: The trajectory and trauma signature of displacement. Current Psychiatry Reports, 16, 474-475. doi: 10.1007/s11920-014-0475-7 PDF

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