Journal Articles

*indicates student authorship

Peterson, L.M., *Campbell, M.A., & *Laky, Z.E. (2018). The next frontier for men’s contraceptive choice: College men’s willingness to pursue male hormonal contraception. Psychology of Men and Masculinity, Special Issue: Physical Health of Men and Boys, 20, 226-237.

Hamner, J., Yu, L., Li, J., Kavalieratos, D., Peterson, L.M., & Hess, R. (2018). The diagnosis and treatment of asymptomatic disease is associated with a decrease in health-related quality of life: A cross sectional analysis from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. British Journal of Health Psychology, 24, 88-101.

Cook-Sather, A., Schlosser, J.A., *Sweeney, A.  Peterson, L.M., Cassidy, K., & *Colon-Garcia, A. (2017). Affirmation and support in higher education faculty development: A case of positive psychology principles in practice. International Journal for Academic Development, 23, 123-134.

Peterson, L.M., Miller, K.M., Wong, P.M., Anderson, B.A., Kamarck, T.K., Matthews, K.A., Kirschbaum, C. & Manuck, S.B. (2017). Differences in sleep duration partially account for race differences in diurnal cortisol dynamics. Health Psychology, forthcoming.

Stock, M.L., Peterson, L.M., Molloy, B., & Lambert, S. (2016). Past racial discrimination exacerbates the effects of racial exclusion on negative affect, perceived control, and alcohol-risk cognitions among Black young adults. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, online first, doi: 10.1007/s10865-016-9793-z

Peterson, L.M., Matthews, K.A., Derby, C.A., Bromberger, J.T., & Thurston, R.C. (2016). The relationship between cumulative unfair treatment and intima media thickness and adventitial diameter: The moderating role of race in The Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation. Health Psychology, 35, 313-321.

Miller, K.G., Wright, A.C.G., Peterson, L.M., Kamarck, T.W., Anderson, B.A., Kirschbaum, C., Marsland, A.L., Muldoon, M.F., & Manuck, S.B. (2016). Trait positive and negative emotionality differentially associate with diurnal cortisol activity. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 68, 177-185. doi: ttp://

Waters, E.A., Janssen, E., Kaufman, A.R., Peterson, L.M., Muscanell, N.L., Guadagno, R.E., & Stock, M.L. (2015). The relationship between young adult smokers’ beliefs about nicotine addiction and smoking-related affect and cognitions. Journal of Cancer Education, online first, 1–10. doi: 10.1007/s13187-015-0819-y

Walsh, L.A., Stock, M.L., Peterson, L.M., & Gerrard, M. (2014). Women’s sun protection cognitions in response to UV photography: The role of age, cognition, and affect. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 37, 553-563. doi: 10.1007/s10865-013-9512-y

Waters, E.A., Kincaid, C., Kaufman, A.R., Stock, M.L., Peterson, L.M., Muscanell, N.L., & Guadagno, R.E. (2014). Concerns about unintended negative consequences of informing the public about multifactorial risks may be premature for young adult smokers. British Journal of Health Psychology, 19, 720-736. doi: 10.1111/bjhp.12069.

Stock, M.L., Gibbons, F.X., Peterson, L.M., & Gerrard, M. (2013). The effects of racial discrimination on the HIV-risk cognitions and behaviors of Black adolescents and young adults. Health Psychology, 32, 543-550. doi: 10.1037/a0028815

Peterson, L.M., Helweg-Larsen, M., Kimmel, S., & Volpp, K. (2012). Heart attack risk perception biases among hypertension patients: The role of educational level and worry. Psychology & Health, 27, 737-751. doi: 10.1080/08870446.2011.626856

Stock, M.L., Peterson, L.M., Houlihan, A.E., & Walsh, L.A. (2012). Influence of oral sex and oral cancer information on young adults’ oral sexual-risk cognitions and likelihood of HPV vaccination. Journal of Sex Research, 50, 95-102. doi: 10.1080/00224499.2011.642904

Stock, M.L., Litt, D.M., *Arlt, V., & Peterson, L.M., & *Sommerville J. (2012). Impact of academic versus health-risk information on risk cognitions associated with nonmedical prescription stimulant use among college students. British Journal of Health Psychology, 18, 490-507. doi: 10.1111/j.2044-8287.2012.02087.