Wendi F. Cross, Ph.D.

Wendi F. Cross, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box PSYCH
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-2005
Fax: (585) 276-2292

Journal Articles

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2015 Aug
Gao Q, Li H, Zou H, Cross W, Bian R, Liu Y. "The mental health of children of migrant workers in Beijing: the protective role of public school attendance." Scandinavian journal of psychology. 2015 Aug; 56(4):384-90. Epub 2015 Jun 01.
2015 Jun
Gallegos AM, Cross W, Pigeon WR. "Mindfulness-based stress reduction for veterans exposed to military sexual trauma: rationale and implementation considerations." Military medicine. 2015 Jun; 180(6):684-9.
2015 Jan
Cross W, West J, Wyman PA, Schmeelk-Cone K, Xia Y, Tu X, Teisl M, Brown CH, Forgatch M. "Observational measures of implementer fidelity for a school-based preventive intervention: development, reliability, and validity." Prevention science : the official journal of the Society for Prevention Research. 2015 Jan; 16(1):122-32.
2014 Jun
Oats RG, Cross WF, Alex Mason W, Casey-Goldstein M, Thompson RW, Hanson K, Haggerty KP. "Implementation assessment of widely used but understudied prevention programs: an illustration from the Common Sense Parenting trial." Evaluation and program planning. 2014 Jun; 44:89-97. Epub 2014 Feb 14.
Cross WF, Pisani AR, Schmeelk-Cone K, Xia Y, Tu X, McMahon M, Munfakh JL, Gould MS. "Measuring trainer fidelity in the transfer of suicide prevention training." Crisis. 2014 35(3):202-12.
2013 Dec
Gould, M.S.; Cross, W.; Pisani, A.R.; Munkfakh, J.L.; Kleinman, M. "Impact of Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) on national suicide prevention Lifeline counselor interventions and suicidal caller outcomes". Suicide and Life Threatening Behaviors. 2013; 43(6): 676-691. Link
Beidas, R.S.; Cross, W.; Dorsey, S. "Show Me, Don't Tell Me: Behavioral Rehearsal as a Training and Analogue Fidelity Tool". Cognitive and Behavioral Practice. 2013; 21(1): 1-11. Link
Pisani, A., Cross, W., Watts, A., & Conner, K. R. "Evaluation of the "Commitment to Living" (CTL) Curriculum, a 3-hour Training to Address Suicide Risk". Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. 2012; 33(1): 30-38.
Xia, Y.; Morrison-Beedy, D.; Ma, J.; Feng, C.; Cross, W.; Tu, X. "Modeling Count outcomes from HIV risk reduction interventions: a comparison of competing statistical models for count responses". AIDS Research and Treatment. 2012; : 1-11. Link
Pisani, A.R.; Cross, W.; Watts, A.; Conner, K. "Evaluation of the Commitment to Living (CTL) Curriculum: A 3-hour training for mental health professionals to address suicide risk". Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. 2012; 33(1): 30-38.
2011 Aug
Cross WF, Seaburn D, Gibbs D, Schmeelk-Cone K, White AM, Caine ED. "Does practice make perfect? A randomized control trial of behavioral rehearsal on suicide prevention gatekeeper skills." The journal of primary prevention. 2011 Aug; 32(3-4):195-211.
2011 Jun
Pisani AR, Cross WF, Gould MS. "The assessment and management of suicide risk: state of workshop education." Suicide & life-threatening behavior. 2011 Jun; 41(3):255-76. Epub 2011 Apr 07.
Cross, W. & West, J. "Examining implementer fidelity: Conceptualizing and measuring adherence and competence." Journal of Children's Services. 2011; 6(1): 18-33.
Cross, W.; West, J.; Wyman, P.; Schmeelk-Cone, K.; Xia, Y.; Tu., X; Teisl, M.; Brown, C.H.; Forgatch, M. "Observational measures of implementer fidelity for a school-based preventive intervention: Development, reliability and validity." Prevention Science. 2011; 6(1): 18-33. Link
2010 Dec
Cross W, Cerulli C, Richards H, He H, Herrmann J. "Predicting dissemination of a disaster mental health "Train-the-Trainer" program." Disaster medicine and public health preparedness. 2010 Dec; 4(4):339-43. Epub 2010 Jun 29.
2010 Jul
Wyman PA, Cross W, Hendricks Brown C, Yu Q, Tu X, Eberly S. "Intervention to strengthen emotional self-regulation in children with emerging mental health problems: proximal impact on school behavior." Journal of abnormal child psychology. 2010 Jul; 38(5):707-20.
Cross W, Matthieu MM, Lezine D, Knox KL. "Does a brief suicide prevention gatekeeper training program enhance observed skills?" Crisis. 2010 31(3):149-59.
2009 Oct
Wyman PA, Gaudieri PA, Schmeelk-Cone K, Cross W, Brown CH, Sworts L, West J, Burke KC, Nathan J. "Emotional triggers and psychopathology associated with suicidal ideation in urban children with elevated aggressive-disruptive behavior." Journal of abnormal child psychology. 2009 Oct; 37(7):917-28.
2008 Aug
Caserta MT, O'Connor TG, Wyman PA, Wang H, Moynihan J, Cross W, Tu X, Jin X. "The associations between psychosocial stress and the frequency of illness, and innate and adaptive immune function in children." Brain, behavior, and immunity. 2008 Aug; 22(6):933-40. Epub 2008 Mar 04.
2008 Feb
Wyman PA, Brown CH, Inman J, Cross W, Schmeelk-Cone K, Guo J, Pena JB. "Randomized trial of a gatekeeper program for suicide prevention: 1-year impact on secondary school staff." Journal of consulting and clinical psychology. 2008 Feb; 76(1):104-15.
Matthieu MM, Cross W, Batres AR, Flora CM, Knox KL. "Evaluation of gatekeeper training for suicide prevention in veterans." Archives of suicide research : official journal of the International Academy for Suicide Research. 2008 12(2):148-54.
2007 Dec
Cross W, Matthieu MM, Cerel J, Knox KL. "Proximate outcomes of gatekeeper training for suicide prevention in the workplace." Suicide & life-threatening behavior. 2007 Dec; 37(6):659-70.
2007 Mar
Wyman PA, Moynihan J, Eberly S, Cox C, Cross W, Jin X, Caserta MT. "Association of family stress with natural killer cell activity and the frequency of illnesses in children." Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 2007 Mar; 161(3):228-34.
Cross, W.; Cerulli, C. "Impact of continuing education training on law guardian knowledge, efficacy, and practice behaviors." Family Court Review. 2007; 45: 92 - 102. Link
2006 Mar
Cross W, Wyman PA. "Training and motivational factors as predictors of job satisfaction and anticipated job retention among implementers of a school-based prevention program." The journal of primary prevention. 2006 Mar; 27(2):195-215. Epub 2006 Mar 21.
2006 Mar
Snyder J, Reid J, Stoolmiller M, Howe G, Brown H, Dagne G, Cross W. "The role of behavior observation in measurement systems for randomized prevention trials." Prevention science : the official journal of the Society for Prevention Research. 2006 Mar; 7(1):43-56.
2005 Jul
Cross W. "On research considerations." International journal of group psychotherapy. 2005 Jul; 55(3):455-63.
Wyman, P.A.; Cross, W.; Barry, J. "Translating Research on Resilience Into School-Based Prevention: Program Components and Preliminary Outcomes From The Promoting Resilient Children Initiative". Community Planning to Foster Resilience in Children. 2004; .
2003 Jan
Markus HE, Cross WF, Halewski PG, Quallo H, Smith S, Sullivan M, Sullivan P, Tantillo M. "Primary process and peer consultation: an experiential model to work through countertransference." International journal of group psychotherapy. 2003 Jan; 53(1):19-37.
Cross, W. "A Personal History of Childhood Sexual Abuse: Parenting Patterns and Problems." Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry. 2001; : 563-574. Link
Cross, W. F.; & Spanos, N. P. "The Effects of Imagery Vividness and Receptivity on Skill Training For The Enhancement in Hypnotic Susceptibility." Imagination, Cognition and Personality. 1989; : 89-103.
Spanos, N. P.; Cross, W. F.; Menary, E.; & Smith, J. "Long-term Effects of Cognitive Skills Training For The Enhancement of Hypnotic Susceptibility." British Journal of Experimental and Clinical Hypnosis. 1988; : 73-78.
1987 Oct
Spanos NP, Brett PJ, Menary EP, Cross WP. "A measure of attitudes toward hypnosis: relationships with absorption and hypnotic susceptibility." The American journal of clinical hypnosis. 1987 Oct; 30(2):139-50.
1987 Apr
Spanos NP, Cross WP, Watson E. "Expectancy, redefinition and reported pain." Perceptual and motor skills. 1987 Apr; 64(2):355-8.
1987 Feb
Spanos NP, Menary E, Brett PJ, Cross W, Ahmed Q. "Failure of posthypnotic responding to occur outside the experimental setting." Journal of abnormal psychology. 1987 Feb; 96(1):52-7.
1987 Feb
Spanos NP, Cross WP, De Groh MM. "Measuring resistance to hypnosis and its relationship to hypnotic susceptibility." Psychological reports. 1987 Feb; 60(1):67-70.
Spanos, N. P.; Cross, W. F.; Menary, E.; Brett, P. J.; & de Groh, M. "Attitudinal and Imaginal Ability Predictors of Social Cognitive Skill-Training Enhancement in Hypnotic Susceptibility." Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. 1987; : 379-398. Link
1986 Feb
Spanos NP, Cross WP, Lepage M, Coristine M. "Glossolalia as learned behavior: an experimental demonstration." Journal of abnormal psychology. 1986 Feb; 95(1):21-3.
Matthieu, M.M.; Gardiner, G.; Ziegemeier, E.; Buxtor, M.; Han, L.; Cross, W. "Veterans' mental health: Personal and professional knowledge of and experience with suicide and suicide prevention among Veteran stakeholders in community and clinical practice". Social Work and Mental Health. .
Cross, W.; Pisani, A.; Schmeelk-Cone, K.; Xia, Y.; Tu, X.; Funkfah, J.; Gould, M.S. "Fidelity assessment of the transfer of training in a suicide prevention program for crisis hotlines". Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. .


Wyman, P.A., Cross, W., & Barry, J.. "Translating research on resilience into school-based prevention: Program components and preliminary outcomes from the Promoting Resilient Children Initiative (PRCI)". Community Planning to Foster Resilience in Children. M.Weist & C. Clauss-Ehlers. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, 2004.