The Hispanic Stress Inventory-Adolescent Version: A culturally informed psychosocial assessment.. Psychol Assess. 24(1), 187-96.(2012).
Impact of a prenatal cognitive-behavioral stress management intervention on salivary cortisol levels in low-income mothers and their infants.. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 36(10), 1480-94.(2011).
The impact of acculturation, motivation and the therapeutic alliance on treatment retention and outcomes for hispanic drug Involved Probationers. Journal of Ethnicity in Criminal Justice. 11(3), 150-180.(2013).
Increasing HIV-related knowledge, communication, and testing intentions among Latinos: Protege tu Familia: Hazte la Prueba.. Journal of health care for the poor and underserved. 21(3 Suppl), 148-68.(2010).
Introduction to the special issue on lesbians of African descent: contemporary perspectives.. Journal of lesbian studies. 15(1), 1-6.(2011).
Investigating stress symptomatology among Cambodian university students. International Review of Modern Sociology. 39(1), 133-164.(2013).
Issues in the assessment of "race" among Latinos: Implications for public health. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Science. 411-24.(2011).
Knowledge about breast cancer and negative influences affecting breast cancer screening among women in Jordan. International Journal of Humanities and Socical Science. 2(18),(2012).
The Marginalization of Critical Perspectives in Public Criminal Justice Core Curricula. Western Criminology Review. 13(3), 21-33.(2012).
Medical service use among recipients of HIV prevention services in Los Angeles County. Journal of Health and Human Services Administration. 36(4),(2014).
Mental health care for urban, low-income, diverse communities. Traumatic Stresspoints. 26(4),(2012).
Multivariate clinical trials for randomized experiments in the behavioral sciences. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc.(In Press).
Perceived environmental threats as a factor in reproductive behavior: An examination of American youth. Evolution and Human Behavior. 33(6), 647-656.(2012).
Personality patterns among Black, White, and Hispanic combat veterans. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice and Policy. 2(1), 12-18.(2010).
Proposing a tentative cut point for the Compulsive Sexual Behavior Inventory.. Arch Sex Behav. 40(6), 1301-8.(2011).
Racial and ethnic differences in symptom severity of PTSD, GAD, and depression in trauma-exposed, urban, treatment-seeking adults. Journal of Traumatic Stress. 25(1), 106-110.(2012).
Racial and ethnic health disparities: evidence of discrimination's effects across the SEP spectrum.. Ethnicity & health. 15(2), 121-43.(2010).
The relationship between sexual minority verbal harassment and utilization of health services: Results from Countywide Risk Assessment Survey (CRAS) 2004. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services: The Quarterly Journal of Community & Clinical Practice. 24(2), 119-139.(2012).
Rompe El Silencio: Break the Silence - Increasing sexual communication in Latina intergenerational family dyads. Hispanic Health Care International. 9(4), 174-85.(2011).
Safe in the city: effective prevention interventions for human immunodeficiency virus and sexually transmitted infections. American journal of preventive medicine. 42(5), 468-72.(2012).
Sexual practices and HIV risk behaviors among African American women partners of sex-trading men who have sex with men and women: A descriptive analysis. Journal of HIV/AIDS and Social Services.(2014).
Substance Use Patterns among High-Risk American Indians/Alaska Natives in Los Angeles County. American Journal on Addictions. 21(5), 445-452.(2012).
Vocational interests and needs of unemployed, low-education adults with severe substance abuse problems in Anchorage. International Journal of Adult Vocational Education and Technology. 2(2), 1-10.(2011).
A comparison of methamphetamine assessments for craving and dependence. Manuscript submitted for publication.(2015).
Contraceptive use, decision-making and impulsivity in a community sample of women. Manuscript in preparation.(2015).