Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Centers & Institutes
Development and maintenance of health risk behavior among children and adolescents; Behavioral interventions including behavioral activation and acceptance and mindfulness-based approaches (e.g., Dialectal Behavior Therapy); Evaluation of mental health services
Reynolds, E.K., Schreiber, W.M., Geisel, K., MacPherson, L., Ernst, M., & Lejuez, C.W. Influence of social stress on risk-taking behavior in adolescents. Journal of Anxiety Disorder. In press.
Miranda, R., Reynolds, E., Ray, L., Justus, A., Knopik, V.S., McGeary, J., & Meyerson, L.A., Preliminary Evidence for a Gene-Environment Interaction in Predicting Alcohol Use Disorders in Adolescents. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. In press.
McHugh, R. K., Reynolds, E. K., Leyro, T. M., & Otto, M. W. An examination of the association of distress intolerance and emotion regulation with avoidance. Cognitive Therapy and Research. 2013; 37: 363-367.
Reynolds, E.K., MacPherson, L., Tull, M.T., Baruch, D.E., & Lejuez, C.W. Integrating behavioral activation into a college orientation program: problem drinking and depression outcomes. Journal of Counseling Psychology. 2011; 58: 555-564.
Reynolds, E.K., MacPherson, L., Matusiewicz, A. & Lejuez, C.W. Discrepancy between parent and adolescent perceptions of parental monitoring and adolescent risk behavior engagement. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. 2011; 40: 67-79.
Reynolds, E.K., Magidson, J., Bornovalova, M.A., Gwadz, M., Ewart, C.K., Daughters, S.B., & Lejuez, C.W. Application of the Social Action Theory to understand factors associated with risky sexual behavior among individuals in residential substance abuse treatment. Psychology of Addictive Behavior. 2010; 24: 311-21.
Williams, L.R., Fox, N.A., Lejuez, C. W., Reynolds, E.K., Henderson, H.A., Perez-Edgar, K.E., Steinberg, L., & Pine, D.S. (2010). Early temperament, propensity for risk-taking and adolescent substance use problems: A prospective multi-methodological approach. Addictive Behaviors. 2010; 35: 1148–1151.
MacPherson, L., Magidson, J., Reynolds, E.K, Kahler, C.W., Lejuez, C.W. Change in risk taking propensity and sensation seeking over time predict alcohol use trajectories in early adolescence. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. 2010; 34: 1-9.
Daughters, S.B., Reynolds, E.K., MacPherson, L., Kahler, C.W., Danielson, C.K., Zvolensky, M., & Lejuez, C.W. Distress tolerance and early adolescent externalizing and internalizing symptoms: The moderating role of gender and ethnicity. Behaviour Research and Therapy. 2009; 47: 198-205.