Family Lab

Family Lab Publications and Presentations

*denotes WWU student author

Recent Publications

*Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., White, C., Fleischhauer, E., & Fitzgerald, K. (in press). Observed infant reactions during live interparental conflict. Journal of Marriage and Family.

*Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., Erps, R.C., Davenport, B., & Hertel, A. (2009). Child and Adolescent Personality Development and Assessment: A Developmental Psychopathology Approach. In F. Columbus (Ed.), Personality Assessment: New Research, (pp.1-46). Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, Inc.

*Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., Youngstrom, E.A., Calabrese , J.R., & Findling, R. (2008). The Role of Family Functioning in Bipolar Disorder in Families. Journal of Child Abnormal Psychology, 36, 849-863.

*Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., & Cummings, E.M. (2007). Parental Dysphoria, Marital Conflict, and Parenting: Relations with Children’s Emotional Security and Adjustment. Journal of Child Abnormal Psychology, 35,627-639.

Recent Presentations

*Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., Fitzgerald, K., & White, C. (2011). Observed Infant Reactions During Live Interparental Conflict. In G. Moore (Chair). Marital Conflict in Infancy: Behavioral, Neural, and Social Development. Symposium accepted for presentation at 74th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Montreal.

* Fitzgerald, K., & Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D. (2011). Interparental Conflict, Parent-Child Relationships and Infant Emotional Insecurity. Poster accepted for presentation at 74th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Montreal.

*Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., Fleischhauer, E., Fitzgerald, K., Russnogle, K., Stouder, K., & White, C. (2010). Dimensions of Spousal Depressive Symptoms and Associations with Marital Conflict Styles: An Actor Partner Interdependence Model Approach. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco.

*Fitzgerald, K. & Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D. (2010). Interparental Conflict, Coparenting Behaviors, and Infant Emotional Security. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco.

*White. C.R., & Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D. (2010). Parental mental distress, parent-child relationships, and marital conflict: An examination of the Actor-Partner Interdependence model. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco.

*Stettler, N., & Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., (2010). Effects of Parental Conflict on Emotional Security, Parenting, and Family Interactions. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, San Diego, CA.

  • Selected as one of the top five graduate student submissions for inclusion in an invited paper symposium on Young Researchers in Developmental Psychology.
  • Won award for best presentation

*Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., & Lewis, A. (2009). Interparental Conflict and Child Adjustment: An Exploration of Mediating and Moderating Processes. Round table presentation at the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference, San Diego.

*Lewis, A., Gruman, D., Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., & Bedi, R., (2009). Counselor Education & Psychology: Building professional partnerships and counselor identity. Poster presented at the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision Annual Conference, San Diego.

*Stettler, N., Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., Stouder, K.A., & White, A. (2009). The Relationship between Adult Romantic Attachment and Marital Conflict. Paper presented at the annual conference of the Western Psychological Association, Portland.

*Hertel, A.A., Russnogle, K., Hotes, S., & Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., (2009). Infants’ Reactions to Marital Conflict: Support for the Emotional Security Hypothesis. Poster presented at the annual conference of the Western Psychological Association, Portland.

*White, C.R., Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., & Payne, S. (2009). Effects of Physical Distress on Parental Functioning and Marital Discord. Poster presented at the annual conference of the Western Psychological Association, Portland.

*Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., Youngstrom, E.A., Scovill, K., Martinez, M., Youngstrom, J.K., Findling, R.L. (2009). Expressed Emotion, Family Functioning, and Early-Onset Bipolar Spectrum Disorders in a Diverse Sample. Poster presented at the 73rd Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver.

*White, C.R., & Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., (2009). Effects of Mental and Physical Distress and Marital Discord on Parental Functioning and Parent-Infant Relationships. Poster presented at the 73rd Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver.

*Hertel, A., Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., Stettler, N. (2009). Temperament and Infant Reactions to Interparental Conflict. Poster presented at the 73rd Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Denver.

*Erps, R. & (2008). Parent Conflict and Infant Emotional Security. Poster presented at Western Washington University’s annual PsychFest, Bellingham, WA.

*Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D., (2008). Marital Conflict Tactics and Spousal Mental Distress: An examination of interaction effects over time. Paper presented at the 2008 American Counseling Association Annual Conference, Honolulu, HI.

*Krause, E., Yabe, M., & Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D. (2007). Infant Temperament and Its Correlates with Parental Stress and Anxiety. Poster presented at the Washington State Psychological Association Annual Conference.

*Smith, E., & Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D. (2007). Investigating the Relationships between Infant Temperament, Mental Health and Parental Harmony. Poster presented at the Washington State Psychological Association Annual Conference.

*White, C., & Du Rocher Schudlich, T.D. (2007). Effects of Physical and Mental Distress on Parental Functioning. Poster presented at the Washington State Psychological Association Annual Conference.