Amy M. Smith Slep, PhD
Dr. Slep's research interests include affect regulation in parent-child and marital dyads, the etiology of parental and partner aggression/abuse, connections between parenting and marital functioning, and the prevention of family maltreatment.
- Research Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, State University of New York Stony Brook
- PhD, 1995, State University of New York Stony Brook, Clinical Psychology
- O'Leary, K. D., Slep, A. M. S. Avery-Leaf, S. & Cascardi, M. (2008). Gender differences in dating aggression among multiethnic high school students. Journal of Adolescent Health, 42(5), 473-479.
- Foran, H. M. & Slep, A. M. S. (2007). Validation of a self-report measure of unrealistic relationship expectations. Psychological Assessment, 19(4), 382-396.
- Slep, A. M. S., & Heyman, R. E. (2006). Creating and field-testing child maltreatment definitions: Improving the reliability of substantiation determinations. Child Maltreatment, 11(3), 217-236.
- Slep, A. M. S., Heyman, R. E., Williams, M. C., Van Dyke C. E., & O'Leary, S. G. (2006). Using random telephone sampling to recruit generalizable samples for family violence studies. Journal of Family Psychology, 20(4), 680-689.
- Lorber, M. F., & Slep, A. M. S. (2005). Mothers' emotion dynamics and their relations with harsh and lax discipline: Microsocial time series analyses. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 34, 559-568.