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Wendi F. Cross, Ph.D.


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Journal Articles

Cross WF, Chen T, Schmeelk-Cone K, Tu X, Kleinman M, Gould MS. "Trainer Fidelity as a Predictor of Crisis Counselors' Behaviors With Callers Who Express Suicidal Thoughts." Psychiatric services : a journal of the American Psychiatric Association.. 2017 Jun 1; :appips201600417. Epub 2017 Jun 01.

Cross, W.; Chen, T.; Schmeelk-Cone, K.; Tu, X.; Klermen, M.; & Gould, M. "Trainer Fidelity as a Predictor of Crisis Counselors' Behaviors With Callers Who Express Suicidal Thoughts." Psychiatric Services. (in press). 2017; .

Rasmussen, K. A.; King, D. A.; Gould, M. S.; Cross, W.; Tang, W.; & Knox, K. L. "Concerns of Older Veteran Callers to the Veterans Crisis Line." Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. 2016; .

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 0; 56(4):384-90. Epub 2015 Jun 01.

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 0; 180(6):684-9.

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 0; 16(1):122-32.

Fiscella K; Boyd M; Brown J; Carroll J; Cassells A; Corales R; Cross W; El'Daher N; Farah S; Fine S; Fowler R; Hann A; Luque A; Rodriquez J; Sanders M; Tobin J. "Activation of persons living with HIV for treatment, the great study". BMC Public Health. 2015; 15(1): 1056.

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 0; 44:89-97. Epub 2014 Feb 14.

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. 2014; .

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 0; 32(3-4):195-211.

Pisani AR, Cross WF, Gould MS. "The assessment and management of suicide risk: state of workshop education." Suicide & life-threatening behavior.. 2011 Jun 0; 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.

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 0; 4(4):339-43. Epub 2010 Jun 29.

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 0; 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.

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 0; 37(7):917-28.

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 0; 22(6):933-40. Epub 2008 Mar 04.

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 0; 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.

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 0; 37(6):659-70.

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 0; 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.

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 0; 27(2):195-215. Epub 2006 Mar 21.

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 0; 7(1):43-56.

Cross W. "On research considerations." International journal of group psychotherapy. 2005 Jul 0; 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; .

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 0; 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.

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.

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 0; 30(2):139-50.

Spanos NP, Cross WP, Watson E. "Expectancy, redefinition and reported pain." Perceptual and motor skills.. 1987 Apr 0; 64(2):355-8.

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 0; 96(1):52-7.

Spanos NP, Cross WP, De Groh MM. "Measuring resistance to hypnosis and its relationship to hypnotic susceptibility." Psychological reports.. 1987 Feb 0; 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.

Spanos NP, Cross WP, Lepage M, Coristine M. "Glossolalia as learned behavior: an experimental demonstration." Journal of abnormal psychology.. 1986 Feb 0; 95(1):21-3.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Translating research on resilience into school-based prevention: Program components and preliminary outcomes from the Promoting Resilient Children Initiative (PRCI)
Book Title: Community Planning to Foster Resilience in Children
Author List: Wyman, P.A., Cross, W., & Barry, J.
Edited By: M.Weist & C. Clauss-Ehlers
Published By: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers2004 in New York