Midus Website Home

Return to Publications Page

chronic and acute challenges

- Number of publications: 77


Agrigoroaei, S., Lee-Attardo, A., & Lachman, M. E. (2016). Stress and subjective age: Those with greater financial stress look older. Research on Aging. Advance online publication.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/0164027516658502

Barker, E. T., Greenberg, J. S., Seltzer, M. M., & Almeida, D. M. (2012). Daily stress and cortisol patterns in parents of adult children with a serious mental illness. Health Psychology, 31(1), 130-134.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/a0025325

Barrett, A. E., & Robbins, C. (2008). The multiple sources of women's aging anxiety and their relationship with psychological distress. Journal of Aging and Health, 20, 32-65.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/0898264307309932

Bourassa, K. J., Sbarra, D. A., & Whisman, M. A. (2015). Women in very low quality marriages gain life satisfaction following divorce. Journal of Family Psychology, 29(3), 490-499.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/fam0000075

Chesley, N., & Poppie, K. (2009). Assisting parents and in-laws: Gender, type of assistance, and couples' employment. Journal of Marriage & Family, 71(2), 247-262.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1111/j.1741-3737.2009.00597.x

Cohen, M., Granger, S., & Fuller-Thomson, E (2015). The association between bereavement and biomarkers of inflammation. Behavioral Medicine, 42(1), 49-59.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1080/08964289.2013.866539

Costanzo, E. S., Stawski, R. S., Ryff, C. D., Coe, C. L., & Almeida, D. (2012). Cancer survivors' responses to daily stress: Implications for quality of life. Health Psychology, 31(3), 360-370.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/a0027018

Costanzo, E.S., Ryff, C.D., & Singer, B.H. (2009). Psychosocial adjustment among cancer survivors: Findings from a National Survey of Health and Well-Being. Health Psychology, 28(2), 147-156.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/a0013221

Devine, J. K., & Wolf, J. M. (2016). Integrating nap and night-time sleep into sleep patterns reveals differential links to health-relevant outcomes. Journal of Sleep Research, 25(2), 225-233.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1111/jsr.12369

Doyle, D. M., & Molix, L. (2014). Perceived discrimination as a stressor for close relationships: Identifying psychological and physiological pathways. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 37(6), 1134-1144.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1007/s10865-014-9563-8

Elliot, A. J., & Chapman, B. P. (2016). Socioeconomic status, psychological resources, and inflammatory markers: Results from the MIDUS study. Health Psychology, 35(11), 1205-1213.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/hea0000392

Fletcher, J. (2011). The effects of teenage childbearing on the short- and long-term health behaviors of mothers. Journal of Population Economics, 25(1), 201-218.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1007/s00148-011-0381-9

Frazier, P.A., & Kaler, M.E. (2006). Assessing the validity of self-reported stress-related growth. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 74(5, Special Issue: Benefit Finding), 859-869.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/0022-006X.74.5.859

Fujiwara, T., & Lee, C. (2008). Association of parental psychiatric morbidity with their altruistic behaviors and sense of obligation to children in the United States. Clinical Medicine: Psychiatry, 2008(1), 25-35.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.

Fujiwara, T., & Lee, C.K. (2008). The impact of altruistic behaviors for children and grandchildren on major depression among parents and grandparents in the United States: A prospective study. Journal of Affective disorders, 107, 29-36.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1016/j.jad.2007.08.016

Gareis, K. C., Barnett, R. C., Ertel, K. A., & Berkman, L. F. (2009). Work-family enrichment and conflict: Additive effects, buffering, or balance? Journal of Marriage & the Family, 71(3), 696-707.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1111/j.1741-3737.2009.00627.x

Glei, D. A., Goldman, N., Shkolnikov, V. M., Jdanov, D., Shkolnikov, M., Vaupel, J. W., & Weinstein, M. (2013). Perceived stress and biological risk: Is the linkage stronger in Russians than in Taiwanese and Americans? Stress, 16(4), 411-420.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.3109/10253890.2013.789015

Grossman, M. R., & Gruenewald, T. L. (2017). Caregiving and perceived generativity: A positive and protective aspect of providing care? Clinical Gerontologist. Advance online publication.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1080/07317115.2017.1317686

Ha, J.-H., Greenberg, J. S., & Seltzer, M. M. (2011). Parenting a child with a disability: The role of social support for African American parents. Families in Society, 92(4), 405-411.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1606/1044-3894.4150

Ha, J.H., Hong, J., Seltzer, M.M., & Greenberg, J.S. (2008). Age and gender differences in the well-being of midlife and aging parents with children with mental health problems or development disorders: Report of a national study. Journal of Health & Social Behavior, 49(3), 301-316.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/002214650804900305

Hahn, E., Cichy, K. E., Almeida, D. M., & Haley, W. E. (2011). Time use and well-being in older widows: Adaptation and resilience. Journal of Women & Aging, 23(2), 149-159.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1080/08952841.2011.561139

Hartley, S. L., Barker, E. T., Seltzer, M. M., Floyd, F. J., Orsmond, G. I., Greenberg, J. S., et al. (2010). The relative risk and timing of divorce in families of children with an autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Family Psychology, 24(4), 449-457.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/a0019847

Hostinar, C. E., Lachman, M. E., Mroczek, D. K., Seeman, T. E., & Miller, G. E. (2015). Additive contributions of childhood adversity and recent stressors to inflammation at midlife: Findings from the MIDUS study. Developmental Psychology, 51(11), 1630-1644.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/dev0000049

Kang, S., & Marks, N. F. (2016). Marital strain exacerbates health risks of filial caregiving: Evidence from the 2005 National Survey of Midlife in the US. Journal of Family Issues, 37(8), 1123-1150.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/0192513x14526392

Kang, S., & Marks, N. F. (2014). Filial caregiving is associated with greater neuroendocrine dysfunction: Evidence from the 2005 national Survey of Midlife in the US. SAGE Open Medicine. Advance online publication.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/2050312113520152

Kang, S., & Marks, N. F. (2014). Parental caregiving for a child with special needs, marital strain, and physical health: Evidence from National Survey of Midlife in the U.S. 2005. In J. Higgins McCormick & S. L. Blair (Eds.), Family relationships and familial responses to health issues (pp. 183-209). Bingly, UK: Emerald Group Publishing Limited.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1108/S1530-35352014000008A006

Kim, J., & Hicks, J. A. (2015). Parental bereavement and the loss of purpose in life as a function of interdependent self-construal. Frontiers in Psychology. Advance online publication.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01078

Kim, S., & Knight, B. G. (2016). The effects of the MORE wisdom resources on spousal caregivers' life satisfaction: An application of the resilience model. Clinical Gerontologist. Advance online publication.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1080/07317115.2016.1209607

Kim, S., & Knight, B. G. (2016). Caregiving subgroups differences in the associations between the resilience resources and life satisfaction. Journal of Applied Gerontology. Advance online publication.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/0733464816669804

Kong, J. (2017). Effect of caring for an abusive parent on mental health: The mediating role of self-esteem. Gerontologist. Advance online publication.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1093/geront/gnx053

Lachman, M. E., Teshale, S., & Agrigoroaei, S. (2014). Midlife as a pivotal period in the life course: Balancing growth and decline at the crossroads of youth and old age. International Journal of Behavioral Development, 39(1), 20-31.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/0165025414533223

Li, A., Shaffer, J., & Bagger, J. (2015). The psychological well-being of disability caregivers: Examining the roles of family strain, family-to-work conflict, and perceived supervisor support. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, 20(1), 40-49.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/a0037878

Matzek, A. E., & Cooney, T. M. (2009). Spousal perceptions of marital stress and support among grandparent caregivers: Variations by life stage. International Journal of Aging & Human Development, 68(2), 109-126.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.2190/AG.68.2.a

McFarland, M. J., Pudrovska, T., Schieman, S., Ellison, C., & Bierman, A. (2013). Does a cancer diagnosis influence religiosity? Integrating a life course perspective. Social Science Research, 42(2) 311-320.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1016/j.ssresearch.2012.10.006

Namkung, E. H., Greenberg, J. S., & Mailick, M. R. (2016). Well-being of sibling caregivers: Effects of kinship relationship and race. The Gerontologist. Advance online publication.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1093/geront/gnw008

Ong, A. D., Fuller-Rowell, T. E., & Bonanno, G. A. (2010). Prospective predictors of positive emotions following spousal loss. Psychology and Aging, 25(3), 653-660.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/a0018870

Ong, A. D., Fuller-Rowell, T. E., Bonanno, G. A., & Almeida, D. M. (2011). Spousal loss predicts alterations in diurnal cortisol activity through prospective changes in positive emotion. Health Psychology, 30(2), 220-227.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/a0022262

Park, J., Kitayama, S., Karasawa, M., Curhan, K., Markus, H. R., Kawakami, N., Miyamoto, Y., Love, G.D., Coe, C.L., Ryff, C. D. (2013). Clarifying the links between social support and health: Culture, stress, and neuroticism matter. Journal of Health Psychology, 18(2), 226-235.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/1359105312439731

Pudrovska, T. (2010). Cancer and mastery: Do age and cohort matter? Social Science & Medicine, 71(7), 1285-1291.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1016/j.socscimed.2010.06.029

Pudrovska, T. (2010). What makes you stronger: Age and cohort differences in personal growth after cancer. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 51(3), 260-273.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/0022146510378239

Pudrovska, T., & Carr, D. (2009). Age at first birth and fathers' subsequent health: Evidence from sibling and twin models. American Journal of Men's Health, 3(2), 104-115.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/1557988307306424

Robinette, J. W., Charles, S. T., Almeida, D. M., & Gruenewald, T. L. (2016). Neighborhood features and physiological risk: An examination of allostatic load. Health & Place, 41, 110-118.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1016/j.healthplace.2016.08.003

Roiland, R., Lin, F., Phelan, C., & Chapman, B. P. (2015). Stress regulation as a link between executive function and pre-frailty in older adults. Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging, 19(8), 828-838.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1007/s12603-015-0476-1

Rothrauff, T. C., Cooney, T. M., & An, J. S. (2009). Remembered parenting styles and adjustment in middle and late adulthood. Journals of Gerontology: Series B: Psychological Sciences & Social Sciences, 64(1), 137-146.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1093/geronb/gbn008

Rotondo, D.M., & Kincaid, J.F. (2008). Conflict, facilitation, and individual coping styles across the work and family domains. Journal of Managerial Psychology, 23(5), 484-506.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1108/02683940810884504

Russo, M. (2015). Work-home enrichment and health: An analysis of the mediating role of persistence in goal striving and vulnerability to stress. International Journal of Human Resource Management, 26(19), 2486-2502.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1080/09585192.2014.1003085

Ryff, C. D. (2012). Varieties of resilience and their biological underpinnings. European Health Psychologist, 14(3), 70-75.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.

Ryff, C. D. (2014). Self-realisation and meaning making in the face of adversity: A eudaimonic approach to human resilience. Journal of Psychology in Africa, 24(1), 1-12.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1080/14330237.2014.904098

Ryff, C. D., Friedman, E. M., Morozink, J. A., & Tsenkova, V. (2012). Chapter 4: Psychological resilience in adulthood and later life: Implications for health. In J. Hayslip, Bert & G. Smith (Eds.), Annual review of gerontology and geriatrics: Emerging perspectives on resilience in adulthood and later life (Vol. 32, pp. 73-92).
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1891/0198-8794.32.73

Ryff, C. D., Friedman, E., Fuller-Rowell, T., Love, G., Morozink, J., Radler, B., Tsenkova, V., Miyamoto, Y. (2012). Varieties of resilience in MIDUS. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 6(11), 792-806.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1111/j.1751-9004.2012.00462.x

Ryff, C. D., Singer, B. H., & Seltzer, M. M. (2002). Pathways through challenge: Implications for well-being and health. In L. Pulkkinen & A. Caspi (Eds.), Paths to successful development: Personality in the life course (pp. 302-328). New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Schafer, M. H. (2009). Parental death and subjective age: Indelible imprints from early in the life course? Sociological Inquiry, 79(1), 75-97.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1111/j.1475-682X.2008.00270.x

Schafer, M. H., Morton, P. M., & Ferraro, K. F. (2014). Child maltreatment and adult health in a national sample: Heterogeneous relational contexts, divergent effects? Child Abuse & Neglect, 38(3), 395-406.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1016/j.chiabu.2013.08.003

Schafer, M., & Shippee, T. (2010). Age identity in context: Stress and the Subjective side of aging. Social Psychology Quarterly, 73(3), 245.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/0190272510379751

Schnittker, J. (2010). Gene-environment correlations in the stress-depression relationship. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 51(3), 229-243.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/0022146510378240

Schrepf, A., Markon, K., & Lutgendorf, S. K. (2014). From childhood trauma to elevated C-reactive protein in adulthood: The role of anxiety and emotional eating. Psychosomatic Medicine, 76(5), 327-336.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1097/psy.0000000000000072

Seltzer, M. M., Abbeduto, L., Greenberg, J. S., Hong, J., Almeida, D. M., & Witt, W. (2009). Biomarkers in the study of families of children with developmental disabilities: A twin fixed-effect study in the USA. International Review of Research in Mental Retardation, 37, 213-249.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1016/S0074-7750(09)37007-X

Seltzer, M. M., Almeida, D. M., Greenberg, J., Savla, J., Stawski, R. S., Hong, J., & Taylor, J. L. (2009). Psychosocial and biological markers of daily lives of midlife parents of children with disabilities. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 50(1), 1-15.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/002214650905000101

Seltzer, M.M., Greenberg, J.S., Hong, J., Smith, L.E., Almeida, D.M., Coe, C., et al. (2010). Maternal cortisol levels and behavior problems in adolescents and adults with ASD. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 40(4), 457-469.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1007/s10803-009-0887-0

Sesker, A. A., Suilleabhain, P. O., Howard, S., & Hughes, B. M. (2016). Conscientiousness and mindfulness in midlife coping: An assessment based on MIDUS II. Personality and Mental Health. Advance online publication.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1002/pmh.1323

Slopen, N., Kontos, E. Z., Ryff, C. D., Ayanian, J. Z., Albert, M. A., & Williams, D. R. (2013). Psychosocial stress and cigarette smoking persistence, cessation, and relapse over 9-10 years: A prospective study of middle-aged adults in the United States. Cancer Causes & Control, 24(10), 1849-1863.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1007/s10552-013-0262-5

Smith, A. M., & Grzywacz, J. G. (2014). Health and well-being in midlife parents of children with special health needs. Families, Systems, & Health, 32(3), 303-312.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/fsh0000049

Smith, L. E., Hong, J., Seltzer, M. M., Greenberg, J., Almeida, D. M., & Bishop, S. (2010). Daily experiences among mothers of adolescents and adults with ASD. Journal of Autism & Developmental Disorders, 40(2), 167-178.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:1.1007/s10803-009-0844-y

Smith, L., Seltzer, M., & Greenberg, J. (2012). Daily health symptoms of mothers of adolescents and adults with fragile X syndrome and mothers of adolescents and adults with autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 42(9), 1836-1846.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1007/s10803-011-1422-7

Song, J., Mailick, M. R., & Greenberg, J. S. (2017). The impact of the Great Recession on midlife and older parents of individuals with a mental health problem or a developmental disability. The Gerontologist. Advance online publication.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1093/geront/gnw269

Song, J., Mailick, M. R., Greenberg, J. S., Ryff, C. D., & Lachman, M. E. (2016). Cognitive aging in parents of children with disabilities Journals of Gerontology. Series B, Psychological Sciences & Social Sciences, 71(5), 821-830.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1093/geronb/gbv015

Song, J., Mailick, M. R., Ryff, C. D., Coe, C. L., Greenberg, J. S., & Hong, J. (2014). Allostatic load in parents of children with developmental disorders: Moderating influence of positive affect. Journal of Health Psychology, 19(2), 262-272.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/1359105312468193

Taylor, J. M. (2015). Psychometric analysis of the ten-item perceived stress scale. Psychological Assessment, 27(1), 90-101.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1037/a0038100

Wethington, E. (2003). Turning points as opportunities for psychological growth. In C. L. M. Keyes, & J. Haidt (Eds.), Flourishing: The positive person and the good life (pp. 37-54). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Wethington, E. (2002). The relationship of work turning points to perceptions of pscyhological growth and change. In R. Settersten & T. Owens (Eds.), Advances in life course research: New frontiers in socialization. Boston: JAI.

Wethington, E. (2000). Expecting stress: Americans and the "Midlife Crisis". Motivation and Emotion, 24(2), 85-103.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1023/A:1005611230993

Wethington, E., Kessler, R. C., & Pixley, J. E. (2004). Turning points in adulthood. In O. G. Brim, C. D. Ryff & R. C. Kessler (Eds.), How healthy are we?: A national study of well-being at midlife (pp. 586-613). Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.

Wong, J. D., & Shobo, Y. (2017). Types of family caregiving and daily experiences in midlife and late adulthood: The moderating influences of marital status and age. Research on Aging, 39(6), 719-740.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/0164027516681050

Wong, J. D., Mailick, M. R., Greenberg, J. S., Hong, J., & Coe, C. L. (2014). Daily work stress and awakening cortisol in mothers of individuals with autism spectrum disorders or Fragile X syndrome. Family Relations, 63(1), 135-147.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1111/fare.12055

Yamaguchi, A., Kim, M.-S., Akutsu, S., & Oshio, A. (2015). Effects of anger regulation and social anxiety on perceived stress. Health Psychology Open, 2(2).
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1177/2055102915601583

Yamaguchi, A., Kim, M.-S., Oshio, A., & Akutsu, S. (2017). The role of anger regulation on perceived stress status and physical health. Personality and Individual Differences, 116, 240-245.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1016/j.paid.2017.03.053

Zehner Ourada, V. E., & Walker, A. J. (2014). A comparison of physical health outcomes for caregiving parents and caregiving adult children. Family Relations, 63(1), 163-177.
View publication in PDF format: Click here to view this publication.
View publication via DOI: DOI:10.1111/fare.12046

Return to Publications Page

©2011 University of Wisconsin - Madison, Institute on Aging