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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. DOI:10.1093/geront/gnw269

Olsen, D. L., Floyd, F. J., Mailick, M. R., & Greenberg J. S. (in press). Later life impacts of social participation on parents of adult offspring with and without intellectual and developmental disabilities. American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.

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 publiction. doi.org/10.1093/geront/gnw008.

Namkung, E.H., Song, J., Greenberg, J.S., Mailick, M.R., & Floyd, F.J. (2015). The relative risk of divorce in parents of children with developmental disabilities: Impacts of lifelong parenting. American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 120(6), 514-526. doi: 10.1352/1944-7558-120.6.514.

Song, J., Mailick, M.R., Greenberg, J.S., Ryff, C.D., & Lachman, M.E. (2016). Cognitive aging in parents of children with disabilities. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 71(5), 821-830. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbv015.

Maenner, M.J., Greenberg, J.S., & Mailick, M.R. (2015). Association Between Low IQ Scores and Early Mortality in Men and Women: Evidence From a Population-Based Cohort Study. American Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. 120(3):244-57. doi: 10.1352/1944-7558-120.3.244.

Mailick, M.R., Hong, J., Rathouz, P., Baker, M.W., Greenberg, J.S., Smith, L., & Maenner, M. (2014) Low-normal FMR1 CGG repeat length: phenotypic associations. Frontiers in Genetics. 9;5:309. doi:10.3389/fgene.2014.00309.

Wolfe, B., Song, J., Mailick, M.M., & Greenberg, J.S. (2014). Ripple effects of developmental disabilities and mental illness on nondisabled adult siblings. Journal of Social Science and Medicine. 108:1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.01.021.

Song, J., Mailick, M.M., & Greenberg, J.S. (2014). Work and Health of Parents of Adult Children with Serious Mental Illness. Family Relations, 63, 122-134. doi:10.1111/fare.12043.

Piazza, V.E., Floyd, F.J., Mailick, M.R., & Greenberg, J.S. (2014). Coping and psychological health of aging parents of adult children with developmental disabilities. American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. 119(2):186-98. doi: 10.1352/1944-7558-119.2.186.

Floyd, F.F., Seltzer, M.M., Greenberg, J.S.,&  Song, J. (2013). Parental bereavement during mid-to-later life: Pre-to-post-bereavement functioning and intrapersonal resources for coping. Psychology and Aging, 28(2), 402-13. doi:10.1037/a0029986

Fletcher J, Mailick M, Song J, Wolfe B. (2013) A sibling death in the family: common and consequential. Demography, 50(3), 803-26. doi:10.1007/s13524-012-0162-4

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.  doi:10.1177/1359105312468193

Barker, E. T., Greenberg, J. S., Mailick Seltzer, M., & Almeida, D. M. (2012). Daily stress and cortisol patterns in parents of adult children with a serious mental illness. Health Psychology, 31(1), 130-4. doi:10.1037/a0025325

Seltzer MM, Baker MW, Hong J, Maenner M, Greenberg J, Mandel D. (2012) Prevalence of CGG expansions of the FMR1 gene in a US population-based sample. American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 159(5), 589-97. doi:10.1002/ajmg.b.32065

Ghosh, S., Greenberg, J.S., Seltzer, M.M. (2012). Adaptation to a spouse's disability by parents of adult children with mental illness or developmental disability. Psychiatric Services, 63(11), 1118-24. doi:10.1176/appi.ps.201200014

Seltzer, M.M., Floyd, F.J., Song, J., Greenberg, J.S., Hong, J. (2011). Midlife and aging parents of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities: Impacts of lifelong parenting. American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 116(6), 479-99. doi:10.1352/1944-7558-116.6.479

Ha, J., 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: The Journal of Contemporary Social Services, 92(4), 405–411. doi:10.1606/1044-3894.4150

Song, J., Floyd, F.J., Seltzer, M.M., Greenberg, J.S., Hong, J. (2010) Long-term effects of child death on parents' health-related quality of life: A dyadic analysis. Family Relations, 59(3), 269–282. doi:10.1111/j.1741-3729.2010.00601.x

Aschbrenner, K., Greenberg, J., Allen, S., & Seltzer, M.M. (2010). Subjective burden and personal gains among older parents of adults with serious mental illness. Psychiatric Services, 61(6), 605-11. doi:10.1176/appi.ps.61.6.605

Taylor, J. L., Hurd, H. D., Seltzer, M. M., Greenberg, J. S., & Floyd, F. J. (2010). Parenting with mild intellectual deficits: Parental expectations and the educational attainment of their children. American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 115(4), 340-54. doi:10.1352/1944-7558-115.4.340

Aschbrenner, K.A., Greenberg, J.S.,Seltzer, M.M. (2009). Parenting an adult child with bipolar disorder in later life. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 197(5), 298-304. doi:10.1097/NMD.0b013e3181a206cc

Seltzer, M.M., Floyd, F.J., Greenberg, J.S., Hong, J., Taylor, J.L., & Doescher, H. (2009). Factors predictive of midlife occupational attainment and psychological functioning in adults with mild intellectual deficits. American Journal on Mental Retardation, 114(2),128-43. doi:10.1352/2009.114.128-143

Taylor, J.L. (2009). Midlife impacts of adolescent parenthood. Journal of Family Issues, 30(4), 484-510. doi:10.1177/0192513X08329601

Seltzer, M.M., Almeida, D.M., Greenberg, J.S., 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. doi:10.1177/002214650905000101

Taylor, J.L., Greenberg, J.S., Seltzer, M.M., & Floyd, F. (2008).  Siblings of adults with mild intellectual deficits or mental illness: Differential life course outcomes. Journal of Family Psychology,22(6), 905-14. doi:10.1037/a0012603

Rogers, C.H., Floyd, F.J., Seltzer, M.M., Greenberg, J., & Hong, J. (2008). Long term effects of the death of a child on parents' adjustment in midlife. Journal of Family Psychology, 22(2), 203-11. doi:10.1037/0893-3200.22.2.203

Ha, J., 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 or developmental problems: Report of a national study. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 49(3), 301-16. doi:10.1177/002214650804900305

Seltzer, M. M., F. J. Floyd, J. S. Greenberg, J. Lounds, M. Lindstrom, and J. Hong. (2005). Life course impacts of mild intellectual deficits. American Journal on Mental Retardation, 110(6), 451-68. doi:10.1352/0895-8017(2005)110[451:LCIOMI]2.0.CO;2

Parish, S.L., Seltzer, M.M., Greenberg, J.S., & Floyd, F.J. (2004). Economic implications of caregiving at midlife: Comparing parents with and without children who have developmental disabilities. Mental Retardation, 42(6), 413-26. doi:10.1352/0047-6765(2004)42<413:EIOCAM>2.0.CO;2

Seltzer, M.M., Greenberg, J.S., Floyd, F.J., and Hong, J.. (2004). Accommodative coping and well-being of midlife parents of children with mental health problems or developmental disabilities. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 74(2), 187-95. doi:10.1037/0002-9432.74.2.187

Seltzer, M. M., Greenberg, J. S., Floyd, F. J., Pettee, Y., & Hong, J. (2001). Life course impacts of parenting a child with a disability. American Journal on Mental Retardation, 106(3), 265-86.
doi:10.1352/0895-8017(2001)106<0265%3ALCIOPA>2.0.CO%3B2

 

 

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