Selected Publications

*graduate student author; ** undergraduate student author

Valentino, K., Comas, M.*, Nuttall, A.K.*, Thomas, T.** (2013).  Training maltreating
parents in elaborative and emotion-rich reminiscing with their preschool-aged children. Child Abuse & Neglect. Advanced online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2013.02.010.

Comas, M.*, Valentino, K., Bridgett, D.J., & Hayden, L.C. (2013). The Direct and Interactive Effects of Physical Abuse Severity and Negative Affectivity on Length of Psychiatric Hospitalization: Evidence of Differential Reactivity to Adverse Environments in Psychiatrically High-Risk Youth. Child Psychiatry and Human Development. Advanced online publication. doi: 10.1007/s10578-013-0394-6.

Valentino, K., Bridgett, D., Hayden, L.C., & Nuttall, A.K.* (2012). Child abuse, depression, and executive functioning in relation to overgeneral memory among a psychiatric sample of children and adolscents. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 41(4), 491-498.

Nuttall, A.K.*, Valentino, K., & Borkowski, J.G. (2012). Maternal history of
parentification, maternal warm responsiveness, and child externalizing behavior. Journal of Family Psychology, 26(5), 767-775.  doi: 10.1037/a0029470. 

Valentino, K., Nuttall, A.K.*, Comas, M.*, Borkowski, J.G., & Akai, C (2012). Intergenerational continuity of child abuse among adolescent mothers: Authoritarian parenting, community violence, and race. Child Maltreatment, 17, 172-181.

Bridgett, D., Valentino, K., & Hayden, L.C. (2012).  The contribution of child effortful
 control and negative emotion to acute intervention in a psychiatric hospital. Child Psychiatry and Human Development., 43(6), 821-836.  DOI: 10.1007/s10578-012-0298-x  

Valentino, K. (2011). A developmental psychopathology model of overgeneral autobiographical memory. Developmental Review, 31, 32-54. doi: 10.1016/j.dr.2011.05.001.

Valentino, K., Cicchetti, D., Toth, S.L., & Rogosch, F.R. (2011). Mother-child play and maltreatment: A longitudinal analysus of emerging social behaviors from infancy to toddlerhood. Developmental Psychology. Advanced online publication doi: 10.1037/a0024459.

Valentino, K., Berkowitz, S., & Stover, C.S. (2010).  Parenting behaviors and Posttraumatic stress in relation to children’s symptomatology following a traumatic event.  Journal of Traumatic Stress, 23(3), 403-407.

Valentino, K., Toth, S.L., & Cicchetti, D. (2009). Autobiographical memory

functioning among abused, neglected, and nonmaltreated children: The overgeneral memory effect. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry 50(8), 1029-1038.

Valentino, K., Cicchetti, D., Rogosch, F.A., & Toth, S.L. (2008a). True and false memory and dissociation among maltreated children: The role of self-schema. Development and Psychopathology, 20, 213-232.

Valentino, K., Cicchetti, D., Rogosch, F.A., & Toth, S.L. (2008b). Memory, maternal representations and internalizing symptomatology among abused, neglected and nonmaltreated children. Child Development, 79(3), 705-719.

Toth, S.L., & Valentino, K. (2008). Translating Research on Children's Memory and Trauma into Practice: Clinical and Forensic Implications. In M. Howe, G. Goodman, & D. Cicchetti (Eds.). Stress, Trauma, And Children’s Memory Development: Neurobiological, Cognitive, Clinical and Legal Perspectives (pp. 363-399). New York, New York: Oxford University Press, Inc.

Cicchetti, D., & Valentino, K. (2007). Toward the application of a multiple-levels-of-analysis perspective to research in development and psychopathology. In A. Masten (Ed.), Multilevel Dynamics in Developmental Psychology, Minnesota Symposia on Child Development, Vol. 34 (pp. 243-284). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Valentino, K., Cicchetti, D., Toth, S.L., & Rogosch, F.A. (2006). Mother-child play and emerging social behaviors among infants from maltreating families. Developmental Psychology, 42, 474-485.

Cicchetti, D., & Valentino, K. (2006). An Ecological Transactional Perspective on Child Maltreatment: Failure of the Average Expectable Environment and Its Influence Upon Child Development. In D. Cicchetti & D. J. Cohen (Eds.), Developmental Psychopathology (2nd ed.): Risk, Disorder, and Adaptation, Vol. 3 (pp. 129-201). New York, New York: Wiley.