Human Emotions Research Laboratory Department of Psychology


Recent Publications

Lab Vita

Folk, J. B., Stuewig, J. B., Blasko, B. L., Caudy, M., Martinez, A., Maass, S., Taxman, F. S., & Tangney, J.P. (in press). Do demographic factors moderate how well criminal thinking predicts recidivism? International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology.

Moore, K. E., Milam, K. C., Folk, J. B., & Tangney, J. P. (in press). Self-stigma among criminal offenders: Risk and protective factors. Stigma and Health.

Moore, K. E., & Tangney, J. P.  (in press).  Jail inmates’ anticipated stigma predicts post-release adjustment via social withdrawal. Journal of Social Issues.

Malouf, E.T., Youman, K., Stuewig, J., Witt, E. A., & Tangney, J. P. (2017). A pilot RCT of a values-based mindfulness group intervention with jail inmates: Evidence for reduction in post-release risk behavior. Mindfulness. Advance online publication. doi:10.1007/s12671-016-0636-3

Adams, L. M., Stuewig, J. B., & Tangney, J. P.  (2016). Relation of borderline personality features to preincarceration HIV risk behaviors of jail inmates: Evidence for gender differences? Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 7, 40-49.
doi: 10.1037/per0000124.

Folk, J. B., Blasko, B. L., Warden, R., Schaefer, K., Ferssizidis, P., Stuewig, J., & Tangney, J. P. (2016). Feasibility and acceptability of an impact of crime group intervention with jail inmates. Victims & Offenders, 11, 436-454. doi: 10.1080/15564886.2014.982777

Folk, J. B., Mashek, D., Tangney, J. P., Stuewig, J., & Moore, K. E. (2016). Connectedness to the criminal community and the community at large predicts 1-year post-release outcomes among felony offenders. European Journal of Social Psychology, 46, 341-355. doi: 10.1002/ejsp.2155

Moore, K. E., Folk, J. B, Boren, E. A., Tangney, J. P., Fischer, S., & Schrader, S. W. (2016). Pilot study of a brief dialectical behavior therapy skills group for jail inmates.  Psychological Services. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1037/ser0000105

Moore, K. E., Stuewig, J. B., & Tangney, J. P. (2016). The effect of stigma on criminal offenders’ functioning: A longitudinal mediational model. Deviant Behavior, 37, 196-218. doi: 10.1080/01639625.2014.1004035

Moore, K. E., Tangney, J. P., & Stuewig, J. B. (2016). The self-stigma process in criminal offenders. Stigma and Health, 1, 206-224. doi: 10.1037/sah0000024

Schrader, S., Moore, K., Folk, J., & Tangney, J. P. (2016, January/February). Borderline personality disorder among inmates. American Jails, 29, 19-22.

Tangney, J. P., Folk, J. B., Graham, D. M., Stuewig, J. B., Blalock, D. V., Salatino, A., Blasko, B. L., & Moore, K. E. (2016). Changes in inmates’ substance use and dependence from pre-incarceration to one year post-release. Journal of Criminal Justice, 46, 228-238.
doi: 10.1016/j.jcrimjus.2016.05.002  

Caudy, M. S., Folk, J. B., Stuewig, J. B., Wooditch, A., Martinez, A., Maass, S., Tangney, J. P., & Taxman, F. S. (2015). Does substance misuse moderate the relationship between criminal thinking and recidivism? Journal of Criminal Justice, 43, 12-19.
doi: 10.1016/j.jcrimjus.2014.11.001

Adams, L. M., Stuewig, J. B., Tangney, J. P., & Kashdan, T. B. (2014). Perceived susceptibility to AIDS predicts subsequent HIV risk: A longitudinal evaluation of jail inmates. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 37, 511-523. doi: 10.1007/s10865-013-9507-8

Malouf, E. T., Schaefer, K. E., Witt, E. A., Moore, K. E., Stuewig, J., & Tangney, J. P. (2014). The brief self-control scale predicts jail inmates’ recidivism, substance dependence, and post-release adjustment. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 40, 334-347. doi:10.1177/0146167213511666

Martinez, A. G., Stuewig, J., & Tangney, J. P. (2014). Can perspective-taking reduce crime? Examining a pathway through empathic-concern and guilt-proneness. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 40, 1659-1667. doi: 10.1177/0146167214554915

Meyer, C. R., Tangney, J. P., Stuewig, J., & Moore, K. (2014). Why do some jail inmates not engage in treatment and services? International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 58, 914-930. doi: 10.1177/0306624X13489828

Tangney, J. P., Stuewig, J., & Martinez, A. G. (2014). Two faces of shame: The roles of shame and guilt in predicting recidivism. Psychological Science, 25, 799-805.
doi: 10.1177/0956797613508790.

Adams, L. M., Kendall, S. J., Smith, A. C., Quigley, E. M., Stuewig, J., & Tangney, J. P.  (2013). HIV risk behaviors of male and female jail inmates prior to incarceration and one year post-release. AIDS and Behavior, 17, 2685-2694. doi: 10.1007/s10461-011-9990-2

Moore, K., Stuewig, J., & Tangney, J. P. (2013). Jail inmates’ perceived and anticipated stigma: Implications for post-release functioning. Self and Identity, 12, 527-547. doi: 10.1080/15298868.2012.702425

Malouf, E. T., Stuewig, J., & Tangney, J. P. (2012). Self-control and jail inmates’ substance misuse post-release: Mediation by friends’ substance use and moderation by age.  Addictive Behaviors, 37, 1198-1204. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2012.05.013

Tangney, J. P., Stuewig, J., Furukawa, E., Kopelovich, S., Meyer, P. J., & Cosby, B. (2012). Reliability, validity, and predictive utility of the 25-item Criminogenic Cognitions Scale (CCS). Criminal Justice and Behavior, 39, 1340-1360. doi: 10.1177/0093854812451092