Promoting positive development and fostering healthy family relationships across the life course

Publications

Autism Spectrum Disorder

Hickey, E.J., Nix, R., & Hartley, S.L. (2019). Family Emotional Climate and Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.

Rodriguez, G., Hartley, S.L., & Bolt, D. (2019). Transactional relations between parenting stress and child autism symptoms and behavior problems. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. Epub ahead of print.

Hartley, S.L., Hickey, E.J., & Rodriguez, G. (2019). Broader Autism Phenotype and Couple Interactions in Parents of Children with Autism. Autism: International Journal of Research and Practice. Epub ahead of print.

Goetz, G.L., Hartley, S.L., & Rodriguez, G. (2019). Actor-Partner Examination of Daily Parenting Stress and Perceived Couple Interactions in the Context of Child Autism. Journal of Family Psychology. Epub ahead of print.

Hickey, E.J., Hartley, S.L., & Papp, L. (2019). Psychological Well-Being and Parent-Child Relationship Quality in Relation to Child Autism: An Actor-Partner Modeling Approach. Family Process. Epub ahead of print. doi: 10.1111/famp.12432.

Hartley, S.L., & Rodriguez, G. (2019). Self-care and raising a child with ASD. In B. Turns, J. Ramisch, and J. Whiting (Eds.) Systemically Treating Autism: A Guide to Empowering Families (pgs. 229- 237). New York, NY: Taylor & Francis.

Papp, L.M., & Hartley, S.L. (2018). Child-present and child-themed marital conflict in daily life of parents of children with and without autism spectrum disorder. Developmental Psychology. Epub ahead of print. doi: 10.1037/dev0000631.

Papp, L.M., & Hartley, S.L. (2018). Mothers’ and fathers’ prescription drug misuse in family contexts: Implications for the adjustment of parents of children with and without autism. Addiction Research and Theory. Epub ahead of print. doi: 10.1080/16066359.2017.1351552

Bussanich, P.M., Hartley, S.L., & Bolt, D. (2017). Parental attributions for positive behaviors in children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 61, 643-655. doi:10.1111/jir.12 373.

Hickey, E. J., Dubois, L., & Hartley, S. L. (2017). Positive and Negative Social Exchanges Experienced by Fathers and Mothers of Children with Autism. The International Journal of Research and Practice, 1362361316687117

Hartley, S. L., Papp, L. M., Mihaila, I., Bussanich, P. M., Goetz, G., & Hickey, E. J. (2017). Couple Conflict in Parents of Children with versus without Autism: Self-Reported and Observed Findings. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 26(2), 2152-2165.

Hartley, Sigan L., DaWalt, Leann Smith, & Schultz, Haley M. (2017). Daily Couple Experiences and Parent Affect in Families of Children with versus without Autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 47(6), 1645-1658.

Mihaila, I., & Hartley, S.L. (2016). Parental sleep quality and behavior problems of children with autismAutism: The International Journal Of Research And Practice.

Hartley, S.L., Papp, L.M., Blumenstock, S., Floyd, F., & Goetz, G. (2016). The effect of daily challenges in children with autism on parents’ couple problem-solving interactions. Journal of Family Psychology, 30(6):732-42. doi: 10.1037/fam0000219.

Hartley, S.L., Papp, L., & Bolt, D. (2016). Spillover of marital interactions and parenting stress in families of children with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. Epub ahead of print.

Taylor, J., Burke, M.M., Smith, L.E., & Hartley, S.L. (2016). Families of adolescents and adults with intellectual disabilities. In R. Hodapp (Ed.). International review of research in developmental disabilities, Vol 41 (pp. 1-29). Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.

Hartley, S. L., & Schultz, H. M. (2015). Support needs of fathers and mothers of children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorderJournal of Autism and Developmental Disorders45(6):1636-48. doi: 10.1007/s10803-014-2318-0.

Hartley, S. L., Mihaila, I., Otalor-Fadner, H., & Bussanich, P. M. (2014). Division of labor in families of children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorderFamily Relations63(5):627-638.

Hartley, S. L., Schaidle, E. M., & Burnson, C. F. (2013). Parental attributions for the behavior problems of children and adolescents with autism spectrum disordersJournal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, 34, 651-660.

Hartley, S. L., Barker, E. T., Baker, J. K., Seltzer, M. M., & Greenberg, J. S. (2012). Marital satisfaction and life circumstances of grown children with autism across 7 yearsJournal of Family Psychology, 26, 688-697.

Hartley, S. L., Seltzer, M. M., Head, L., & Abbeduto, L. (2012). Psychological well-being in fathers of adolescents and young adults with Down syndrome, fragile X syndrome, and autismFamily Relations, 61, 327-342.

Hartley, S. L., Barker, E. T., Seltzer, M. M., Floyd, F. J., & Greenberg, J. S. (2011). Marital satisfaction and parenting experiences of mothers and fathers of adolescents and adults with autism. American Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 116, 81-95.

Barker, E. T., Hartley, S. L., Seltzer, M. M., Floyd, F. J., Greenberg, J. S., & Orsmond, G. I. (2011). Trajectories of emotional well-being in mothers of adolescents and adults with autism. Developmental Psychology, 47, 551-561.

Hartley, S. L., Seltzer, M. M., Barker, E. T., & Greenberg, J. S. (2011). Marital quality and families of children with developmental disabilities. In R. Hodapp, (Eds.) International Review of Research in Developmental Disabilities, Volume 41. Elsevier.

Hartley, S. L., & Seltzer, M. M. (2011). What forms of living are useful and available for adults with ASC? In S. Bolte, & J. Hallmayer (Eds.), Autism Spectrum Conditions: International Experts answer your Questions on Autism, Asperger syndrome and PDD-NOS. Hogrefe.

Hartley, S. L., Barker, E. T., Seltzer, M. M., Floyd, F. J., Orsmond, G. I., Greenberg, J. S. et al. (2010). The relative risk and timing of divorce in families of children with an autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Family Psychology, 24, 449-457.

Hartley, S. L., & Sikora, D. S. (2010). Detecting autism spectrum disorder in children with intellectual disability: Which DSM-IV-TR criteria are most useful? Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, 25, 85-97.

Hartley, S. L., & Sikora, D. S. (2009). Sex differences in autism spectrum disorders: An examination of developmental functioning, autistic symptoms and coexisting behavior problems in toddlersJournal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 39, 1715-1722.

Hartley, S. L. & Sikora, D. S. (2009). Which DSM-IV-TR criteria best differentiate high- functioning autism spectrum disorder from ADHD and anxiety disorders in older children? Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice, 13, 485-509.

Hartley, S. L., Sikora, D. S., & McCoy, R. (2008). Prevalence and risk factors of maladaptive behaviors in young children with Autistic DisorderJournal of Intellectual Disability Research, 52, 819-829.

Hartley, S. L., Buckendorf, B., Haines, K., Hall, T., & Sikora, D. S. (2008). The Oral and Written Language Scales: Is it useful for older children with autism spectrum disorder? Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders2, 137-146.

Sikora, D. S., Hall, T., Hartley, S. L., Gerrard-Morris, A., & Cagel, S. (2008). Does parent report of behavior differ across Autism Diagnostic and Observation Schedule-Generic Classifications: Analysis of scores from the Child Behavior Checklist and Gilliam Autism Rating Scale. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disabilities, 38, 440-448.

Sikora, D. S., Hartley, S. L., McCoy, R., Gerrard-Morris, A., & Dill, K. (2008). The performance of children with mental health disorders on the ADOS-G: A question of diagnostic utilityResearch in Autism Spectrum Disorders, 2, 188-197.

Aging in Down Syndrome

Rubenstein, E., Hartley, S., & Bishop, L. (2019). Epidemiology of dementia and Alzheimer disease in individuals with down syndrome. JAMA Neurology. Published online October 28, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2019.3666

Mihaila,I., Handen, B., Christian, B.T., Lao, P.J., Cody, K., Klunk, W.E., Tudorascu, D.L., Cohen, A.D., Okonkwo, O., & Hartley, S.L. (2019). Leisure activity, brain β-amyloid, and episodic memory in adults with Down syndrome. Developmental Neurobiology. Epub ahead of print. doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/ dneu.22677

Tudorascu, D.L., Anderson, S.J., Minhas, D.S., Yu, Z., Comer, D., Lao, P., Hartley, S.L., …Christian, B.T. (2018). Comparison of longitudinal Aβ in non-demented elderly and Down syndrome. Neurobiology of Aging. Epub ahead of print. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2018.09.030

Lao, P.J., Handen, B.L., Betthauser, T.J., Mihaila, I., Hartley, S.L., Cohen, A.D., et al…Christian, B.T. (2017). Longitudinal changes in amyloid PET and volumetric MRI in the non-demented Down syndrome population. Alzheimer’s and Dementia: Diagnosis, Assessment, and Disease Monitoring, 9, 2-9. doi:  10.1016/j.dadm.2017.05.001

Hartley SL, Handen BL, Devenny D, Mihaila I, Hardison R, Lao PJ, Klunk WE, Bulova P, Johnson SC, Christian BT. (2017). Cognitive decline and brain amyloid-β accumulation across 3 years in adults with Down syndrome. Neurobiol Aging. 2017 Oct;58:68-76. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2017.05.019.

Mihaila, I., Hartley, S.L., Handen, B. L., Bulova, P.D., Tumuluru, R.B., Devenny, D.A., et al. (2016). Leisure activity and caregiver involvement in middle-aged and older adults with Down syndrome. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 55, 97-109. doi: 10.1352/1934-9556-55.2.97.

Esbensen, A.J., Hooper, S.R., Fidler, D., Hartley, S.L., Edgin,J., d’Ardhuy, X.L. et al. (2017). Outcome measures for Clinical Trials in Down syndrome. American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 122, 247-281. doi: 10.1352/1944-7558-122.3.247.

Lao, P.J., Betthauser, T.J., Hilmer, A.T., Price, J., Klunk, W., Mihaila, I.,  Higgins, A.T., Bulova, P.D., Hartley, S.L. et al. (2016). The effects of normal aging on amyloid-β deposition in a population of nondemented adults with Down syndrome as imaged by [11C] PIBAlzheimer’s and Dementia, 12(4):380-90. doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2015.05.013.

Hartley, S. L., Handen, B., Devenny, D. T., Christian, B. T., Hardison, R., Mihaila, I., Price, J. C., Cohen, A. D., Klunk, W. E., Mailick, M., & Johnson, S. (2014). Cognitive functioning in relation to the accumulation of brain β-amyloid in healthy adults with Down syndromeBrain137(Pt 9):2556-63. doi: 10.1093/brain/awu173.

MacLean, W. E., Jr., & Hartley, S. L. (2005). Down syndrome. In N. J. Salkind (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Human Development (pp. 309-321). Oaks, CA: Sage.

Fragile X Syndrome

Hartley, S.L., DaWalt, L., Hong, J., Greenberg, J., & Mailick, M. (2019). Positive Emotional Support in Premutation Carrier Mothers of Adolescents and Adults with Fragile X Syndrome: Gene by Environment Interactions. American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.

Hartley, S.L., Wheeler, A., Mailick, M.R., Raspa, M., Mihaila, I., Bishop, E., & Bailey, D. (2015). Autism symptoms across adulthood in men with Fragile X syndrome: Findings from a Cross-sectional studyJournal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 45(11):3668-79. doi: 10.1007/s10803-015-2513-7.

Hartley, S. L., Seltzer, M. M., Hong, J., Greenberg, J. S., Almeida, D., Coe, C., & Abbeduto, L. (2012). Cortisol response to behavior problems in FMR1 premutation mothers of adolescents and adults with fragile X syndrome: A diathesis-stress modelInternational Journal of Behavioral Development36, 53-61.

Hartley, S. L., Seltzer, M. M., Raspa, M., Olmsted, M. G., Bishop, E. E., & Bailey, D. B. (2011). Exploring the adult life for men and women with fragile X syndrome: Results from a national survey. American Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 116, 16-35.

Mental Health and Intellectural and Developmental Disability

Hickey, E.J., & Hartley, S.L. (2016). Conservatorship. In E. Braatan and B. Willoughby (Eds.), Encyclopedia of intellectual and developmental disorders. Sage Publications.

Hartley, S. L., Esbensen, A. J., Shalev, R ., Vincent, L., Mihaila, I. , & Bussanich, P. ( 2015). Cognitive behavioral therapy for depressed adults with mild intellectual disability: A Pilot StudyJournal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 8, 72-97.

Milevicuite, I., & Hartley, S.L. (2015) Self-reported versus informant-reported depressive symptoms in adults with mild intellectual disabilityJournal of Intellectual Disability Research59(2):158-69. doi: 10.1111/jir.12075.

Esbensen, A. J., & Hartley, S. L. (2013). Mood disorders. In J. L. Taylor, W. R. Lindsay, R. Hastings, & C. Hatton (Eds.), Psychological Therapies for Adult with Intellectual Disabilities. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

Hartley, S. L., & MacLean, W. E., Jr. (2006). A review of the reliability and validity of Likert-type scales for people with intellectual disabilityJournal of Intellectual Disability Research, 50, 813-827.

Hartley, S. L., & MacLean, W. E., Jr. (2009). Depression in adults with mild intellectual disability: Role of stress, attributions, and copingAmerican Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 114, 147-160.

Hartley, S. L., & MacLean, W. E., Jr. (2009). Stressful social interactions experienced by adults with mild intellectual disabilityAmerican Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 114, 71-84.

Hartley, S. L., & Beirgenhon, D. (2009). Nonverbal social skills of adults with mild intellectual disability diagnosed with depressionJournal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 2, 11-28.

Hartley, S. L., Lickel Hayes, A., & MacLean, W. E., Jr. (2008). Reassurance-seeking and depression in adults with mild intellectual disabilityJournal of Intellectual Disability Research, 52, 917-929.

Hartley, S. L., & MacLean, W. E., Jr. (2008). Coping strategies of adults with mild intellectual disability for stressful social interactions. Journal of Mental Health Research in Developmental Disabilities, 1, 109-127.

Hartley, S. L., Horrell, S. V., & MacLean, W. E., Jr. (2007). Science to practice in intellectual disability: The role of empirically supported treatments. In J. W. Jacobson, J. A. Mulick, & J. Rojahn (Eds), Handbook of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (pp. 425-444). Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic/Plenum.

Hartley, S. L., & MacLean, W. E., Jr. (2007). Staff-averse challenging behavior in older adults with intellectual disabilitiesJournal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities, 20, 519-528.

Hartley, S. L., & MacLean, W. E., Jr. (2006). A review of the reliability and validity of Likert-type scales for people with intellectual disabilityJournal of Intellectual Disability Research, 50, 813-827.

Hartley, S. L., & MacLean, W. E. Jr. (2005). Perceptions of stress and coping strategies among adults with mild mental retardation: Insight into psychological distressAmerican Journal on Mental Retardation110, 285-297.

Hartley, S. L., MacLean, W. E., Jr., Butler, M., Thompson, T. & Zarcone, J. (2005). Maladaptive behaviors and risk factors among the genetic subtypes of Prader-Willi syndrome. American Journal of Medical Genetics, 136, 140-145.

Other

Rice, G. M., Raca, G., Jakielski, K. J., Laffin, J. J., Iyama-Kurtycz, C. M., Hartley, S. L. et al. (2012). Phenotype of FOXP2 haploinsufficiency in a mother and sonAmerican Journal of Medical Genetics, Part A 158A:174–181.

Amodio, D. M., Harmon-Jones, E., Devine, P. G., Curtin, J. J., Hartley, S. L., & Covert, A. E. (2004). Neural signals for the detection of unintentional race biasPsychological Science, 15, 88-93.