Recent Publications & Presentations


Recent Publications

Igler, E. C., Lang, A. C., Balistreri, K. A., Sejkora, E. K., Drendel, A., & Davies, W. H. Parent Perceptions of Dismissive Provider Reactions to Pediatric Chronic Pain Reports. [Epub ahead of print] 

Doering, J. J., Lim, P. S., Salm Ward, T. C., Davies, W. H. (2019). Prevalence of unintentional bedsharing. Applied Nursing Journal.

Igler, E. C., Sejkora, E. K. D., Greenley, R. N., Plevinsky, J. M., Bugno, L. T., Carreon, S., & Davies, W.H. (2019). Development and initial validation of the Communication about Medication by Providers-Parent Scale (CAMP-P). Global Pediatric Health. 

Lang, A. C., Igler, E. C., Defenderfer, E. K., Uihlein, J., Brimeyer C., & Davies, W. H. (2018). Evaluating differential effects of specific pain dismissal interactions with physicians. The Clinical Journal of Pain.

Igler, E. C., Defenderfer, E. K., Lang, A. C., Bauer, K., Uihlein, J., & Davies, W. H. (2017). Gender differences in the experiences of pain dismissal in adolescence. Journal of Child Health Care. 

Defenderfer, E. K., Bauer, K., Igler, E., Uihlein, J., & Davies, W. H. (2017). Phenomenology of pain dismissal in adolescence. Clinical Journal of Pain.  

Austin, J. E., Zinke, V. L., & Davies, W. H. (2016). Influencing perceptions about children with autism and their parents using disclosure cards. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.

Linneman, N., Ladwig, R., Anderson, Khan, K., Warmington, C., Brahm, M., Weisman, S., & Hainsworth, K. (2016). Mediation and pediatric chronic pain clinic collaboration to address truancy. National Teacher Education Journal.

Defenderfer, E. K., Austin, J. E., & Davies, W. H. (2015). Current characteristics of the choking game on YouTube. Global Pediatric Health.

Defenderfer, E. K., Davies, W. H., Brie, N., Raicu, A. M., & Klein-Tasman, B (in press). Toilet fear in childhood as early behavioral indicator of later childhood anxiety disorders. Children’s Health Care. 

Davies, W. H., Wright, N. E., Guendel, B. J., & Defenderfer, E. K. (In press). Evaluation of a model program to prevent alcohol use at teen parties. Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse. 

Igler, E. C., Sejkora, E. K. D., Austin, J., & Davies, W.H. (in press). Friendship changes following a friend’s school absence after serious illness or injury. Journal of Child Health Care. 

 


Recent Symposium Presentations

Sekjora, E. K., Igler, E. C.,Brimeyer, C., Lang, A. C.,Davies, W. H., & Logan, D. (April, 2019). Real pain? Patterns and clinical implications of provider pain dismissal in adolescents and emerging adults. Symposium presentation at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA. 

Lang, A. C., Igler, E.C., Defenderfer, E. K., Uihlein, J., Brimeyer, C., & Davies, W. H. (2017, April). Evaluating differential effects of specific pain dismissal interactions with physicians. Presentation at The Association for Graduate Students in Psychology Symposium, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI. 

 


Recent International Conference Presentations

Igler, E. C., Everhart, S. A., Lang, A. C., Austin, J. E., & Davies, W. J. (2018, April). Perspectives on weight measurement within a physical education classroom. International Conference on Eating Disorders, Chicago, IL. 

Austin, J. E., & Kasper, T. S. (2016, May). Reducing problem behavior in a peer group setting using differential reinforcement of other behavior. Poster presented at the Association for Behavior Analysis International Conference, Chicago, IL. 

 


Recent National Conference Presentations

Michlig, J. R., Lang, A. C., & Davies, W. H. (2019, August). Associations between parenting styles and parent-child co-viewing on Youtube. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Convention, Chicago, IL.  

Linneman, N. G., Lang, A. C., Lim, P. S., Everhart, S. A., Davies, W. H., & Alderfer, M. A. (2019, August). Ethical challenges in using qualitative methods to improve pediatric clinical care. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Convention, Chicago, IL. 

Balistreri, K. A., Lim, P. S., Lang, A. C., Sejkora, E. K. D., Luke, A., Wilton, E. P., Flessner, C. A., Silverman, A. H., & Davies, W. H. (2019, August). Parenting style mediates the relationship between pediatric food allergy and internalizing symptoms. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Convention, Chicago, IL. 

Lang, A. C., Ankney, R. L., Berlin, K. S., & Davies, W. H. (2019, April). Development and validation of a short-form for the Parents as Social Context Questionnaire. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA. 

Igler, E. C., Lang, A. C., Sejkora, E. K., Uihlein, J. & Davies, W. H. (April, 2019). Parental perception of dismissive provider-child interactions in chronic pain: The influence of provider gender. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA.  

McHugh, M., Linneman, L. G., Lang, A. C., Schwebel, D. C., Brown, B. B., & Davies, W. H. (2019, April). Downward trend in adolescent engagement in The Choking Game: Implications for risk prevention programs. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA. 

Everhart, S. A., Gremillion, M. L., Lang, A. C., Davies, W. H., Weisman, S. J., & Hainsworth, K. R. (2019, April). Perceived barriers to physical activity engagement in adolescents with co-occurring chronic pain and obesity. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA. 

Lang, A. C., Naftaly, J., Greenley, R., & Davies, W. H. (2019, August). Health competence as a predictor of satisfaction with life and health status in emerging adulthood. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Convention, Chicago, IL. 

Naftaly, J. P., Bugno, L. T., Lang, A. C., Igler, E. C., Davies, W. H., & Greenley, R. N. (2018, August). Correlates of provider communication about medication prescriptions in a young    adult sample. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Francisco, CA.   

Lang, A. C., Naftaly, J. P., Greenley, R. N., & Davies, W. H. (2018, April). Impact of perceived health competence and current living situation on the quality of life of emerging adults with chronic health conditions. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Orlando, FL.

Igler, E. C., Defenderfer, E. K., Lang, A. C., Brimeyer, C. T., Uihlein, J., & Davies, W. H. (2018, April). The association of stress and reaction to physician-generated pain dismissal. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Orlando, FL.     

Lim, P. S., Lang, A. C., Davies, W. H. (2018, April). Parent ethical concerns regarding participation in qualitative research to improve the clinical care of their child. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Orlando, FL. 

 Carreon, S., Naftaly, J. P., Lang, A. C., Lim, P. S., Davies, W. H., & Greenley, R. N. (2018, April). The creation and utilization of clinical vignettes to induce outcome expectancies in emerging adults. Poster presented at the Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. 

Naftaly, J. P., Neff Greenley, R., Lang, A. C., & Davies, W. H. (2017, August). Emerging adults with chronic medical conditions: Ongoing research and dissemination barriers. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Washington, D.C.  

Lang, A. C., Igler, E. C., Defenderfer, E. K., Uihlein, J., Davies, W. H., & Brimeyer, C. (2017, March). Reactions to different physician pain dismissal topographies. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Portland, OR. 

Bugno, L., Plevinsky, J., Carreon, S., Igler, E., Davies, W. H., & Greenley, R. (2017, April). An analysis of provider-patient communication about medication prescriptions using the CAMP-AYA. Accepted for presentation at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Portland, OR. 

Defenderfer, E. K., Igler, E. C., Austin, J. E., & Davies, W. H. (2017, April). Parent compliance with AAP toilet training recommendations and the role of primary care providers. Accepted for presentation at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Portland, OR. 

Igler, E. C., Defenderfer, E. K., Plevinksy, J. M., Greenley, R. N., Bugno, L. T., & Davies, W. H. (2017, April). Development and psychometric properties of the communication about medication by providers – parent (CAMP-P) version. Accepted for presentation at the Society of Pediatric Psychology 2017 Annual Conference, Portland, OR 

Sowinski, B., Igler, E. C., Austin, J., Defenderfer, E. K., & Davies, W. H. (2017, April). Healthy friends’ acceptance of a potential standardized message to promote social support for children diagnosed with a chronic illness. Accepted for presentation at Society of Pediatric Psychology 2017 Annual Conference, Portland, Oregon. 

Igler, E. C., Defenderfer, E. K., Lang, A. C., Uihlein, J., & Davies, W. H. (2017, March). Gender differences in the experience of perceived pain dismissal in adolescence. Accepted for presentation at the Association for Women in Psychology Annual Conference, Milwaukee, WI. 

Austin, J. E., Zinke, V. L., & Davies, W. H. (November, 2016). Influencing perception about children with autism and their parents using an autism disclosure card. Presented at the Ohio Center for Autism and Low Incidence Conference, Columbus, OH. 

Igler, E. C., Defenderfer, E. K., Erato, G. A., Wentz, K. A., & Davies, W. H. (August, 2016). Friends’ perspectives: Friendship changes following serious illness onset in adolescence.  Poster presented at the American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Denver, CO. 

 


Recent Regional Conference Presentations

Lang, A. C., Michlig, J. R., Chesley, N., Luo, J., Davies, W. H. (2018, April). Parental reactions to the American Academy of Pediatrics’ media use recommendations for preschoolers. Poster presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association Annual Conference, Chicago, IL.

Galijot, R.,Austin, J. E.,& Davies, W. H. (April, 2016). How to disclose? The impact of two autism disclosure methods on perceptions. Poster presented at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee AGSIP Conference. 

Lopez, L. Austin, J. E., Doering, J. J., & Davies, W. H. (July, 2016). Parents’ health literacy and reactions to the American Academy of Pediatrics’ safe sleep guidelines. Poster presented at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee McNair Research Conference. 

Erato, G., Defenderfer, E. K., Igler, E. C., Wentz, K. A., & Davies, W. H. (2016, May). Relationships between mindfulness, parenting traits, and child behavior problems. Presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois. 

 


Note: Doctoral students are bolded above.

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