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Recent Presentations

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Carlo, G. (2020, July). Moral emotions and cognitions. Invited virtual talk to the Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies of Children and Adolescents, National University of Costa Rica.

Carlo, G. (2020, July). Personal responsibility, self regulation and initiative. Invited virtual talk to the Universidad de Un Minuto Con Dios, Bogota, Colombia.
Han, K., & Yu, M. (2020, October). A systematic review of the effectiveness of ehealth interventions for weight loss. 148th annual meeting of the American Public Health Association (APHA), San Francisco, CA. Paper

Bass, M., Carlos Chavez, F. L., Chapman, D., Freeman, K., Mangoni, G. N., McKelvey, B., Miller, E., & Rikoon, J. S. (2019). Missouri Hunger Atlas 2020. Columbia, MO: Interdisciplinary Center for Food Security at the University of Missouri.

Carlos Chavez, F. L. (accepted). Seeking support and sharing wisdom among Latino migrant youth: Undocumented adolescents in U.S. agriculture. Presentation to be given at the 2020 Society for Research in Child Development Special Topics. Construction of the ‘Other’ Development, Consequences, and Applied Implications of Prejudice and Discrimination. Puerto Rico, USA.

Crockett, L. J., Carlo, G., Carlos Chavez, F. L., Streit, C. E. (accepted). Relations between immigration-related threats and negative emotions among Latino/a youth: The mediating role of stress appraisals. Presentation to be given at the 2020 Society for Research in Child Development Special Topics. Construction of the ‘Other’ Development, Consequences, and Applied Implications of Prejudice and Discrimination. Puerto Rico, USA.

Carlos Chavez, F. L. Roos, J., Lopez Mora, C., Carlo, G., Crockett, L., J. (accepted). Stressors, depressive symptoms, and prosocial behaviors: The Mediating role of stress appraisals among Latino/a adolescents. Presentation to be given at the 2020 Society for Research in Child Development Special Topics. Construction of the ‘Other’ Development, Consequences, and Applied Implications of Prejudice and Discrimination. Puerto Rico, USA.

Roos, J., Lopez Mora, C., Carlos Chavez, F. L. Carlo, G., Crockett, L. J. (accepted). Latino family experiences of economic stress: Profiles in parenting and adolescent psychosocial adjustment. Presentation to be given at the 2020 Biennial Society for Research on Adolescence, San Diego, CA.

Carlos Chavez, F. L. (accepted). The sacrifices of preparing for the future: Acculturative stress and mental health among Latino migrant youth in U.S. farmwork. Presentation to be given at the 2020 Biennial Society for Research on Adolescence, San Diego, CA.

Carlos Chavez, F. L., Killoren, S. E., Jones, S. K., & Carlo, G. (2019). Latino/a college students: Examining the role of familism support in associations among acculturation, acculturative stress, and discrimination. Paper presented at the 2019 NCFR Annual Meeting, National Council on Family Relations, Fort Worth, TX.

Carlos Chavez, F. L., Bell, S. G. (2019). Food insecurity among Latino emancipated migrant youth in U.S. farm work: A mixed-methods inquiry. Presentation to be given at the 2019 NCFR Annual Meeting, National Council on Family Relations, Fort Worth, TX.

Jones, S. K., Pierotti, S. L., Killoren, S. E., Kline, G. C., Carlos Chavez, F. L., & Carlo, G. (2019, November). Impacts of acculturative stress on future aspirations and adjustment among US Latino/a students: Exploring the Role of academic stress and family relationships. Paper presented at the 2019 NCFR Annual Meeting, National Council on Family Relations, Fort Worth, TX.

Carlos Chavez, F. L., Carlo, G., & Killoren, S. E. (2019). Relative effects of general and specific cultural stressors on U.S. Latino/a college students externalizing behaviors and prosocial behavior. Paper presented at the 2019 National Latinx Psychological Association Conference, Miami, FL.

Mason, E. A., Carlos Chavez, F. L., Hundley, J. A., Killoren, S. E., Carlo, G. (2019, September). The associations between acculturative stress and perceived stress: Examining predictors of depressive symptoms among Latino emancipated youth in U.S. farm work. 2019 National Postdoctoral Appreciation Week. University of Missouri, Columbia, MO.

Maiya, S. & Carlo, G. (2020, May). Culture-specific and moral correlates of prosocial behaviors toward family, friends, and strangers among Indian young adults. Poster accepted for presentation at SRCD 2020 Special Topic Meeting: Construction of the ‘Other’, Rio Grande, PR.

Maiya, S., Killoren, S., Monk, K., & Gonzales-Backen, M. A. (2020, May). Direct and indirect effects of acculturative stress on U.S. Latino/a young adults’ psychological and relational well-being. Poster accepted for presentation at SRCD 2020 Special Topic Meeting: Construction of the ‘Other’, Rio Grande, PR.

Maiya, S., Carlo, G., & Davis, A. N. (2020, March). Longitudinal relations between maternal involvement and prosocial behaviors among recent immigrant Latino/a adolescents: Ethnic identity and familism as mediators. In S. Maiya (Chair), Applying culture-specific parental socialization models to understand youth prosocial behaviors. Symposium accepted at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, San Diego, CA.

Maiya, S. & Carlo G. (2020, March). The intervening moral mechanisms in relations between depressive symptoms and prosocial behaviors. Poster session accepted for presentation at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Adolescence, San Diego, CA.

Han, S., Rudy, D., & Yu, M. (2020). Parent-child communication, parental knowledge, and children’s delinquent behaviors in Korea. 2020 biennial meeting of Society for Research on Adolescence (SRA). San Diego, CA. March. Poster

First, J., Yu, M., & Houston, J. (2020). The development and validation of the disaster adaptation and resilience scale (DARS), 24th annual conference of Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR),Washington, DC.

Jang, E., Walker, R. M., Lee, S., Yu, M., & Han, K. (2020). Public perception of immigrants and refugees through analysis of Twitter hashtag. 24th annual conference of Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR), Washington, DC.

Ifeolu, D, Yu, M., & Prett, D. (2020). Perceived barriers and intentions to exercise among public officials in a Midwestern State Health Department. 147th annual meeting of the American Public Health Association (APHA), Philadelphia, PA.

Wintemberg, J, & Yu, M. (2020). Smoking prevalence, smoking-attributable death, and tobacco control policy among low-and middle-income countries. 147th annual meeting of the American Public Health Association (APHA), Philadelphia, PA.

Lee, N., Buchana, K., & Yu, M. (2020). Each post matters: A content analysis of #mentalhealth images on Instagram. 147th annual meeting of the American Public Health Association (APHA), Philadelphia, PA.