Center for Family and Demographic Research
Carolyn J. Tompsett
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Ph.D., Wayne State University, 2008
Examining ecological models of juvenile delinquency and substance abuse among adolescents; intersection of neighborhoods and poverty, peer and family influences; multivariate statistics and modeling techniques.
Domoff, S.E., Hayman, J., & Tompsett, C.J. (Forthcoming). An examination of collective efficacy in rural neighborhoods: divergence from urban neighborhood research. Journal of Community Psychology.
Tompsett, C.J., Domoff, S.E., & Boxer, P. (2011). Prediction of restraints among youth in a psychiatric hospital: application of translational action research. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 67, 368-382.
Tompsett, C.J. & Toro, P.A. (2010). Predicting overt and covert antisocial behavior: parents, peers, and homelessness. Journal of Community Psychology, 38, 469-485.
Fowler, P. J., Toro, P. A., Tompsett, C. J., & Baltes, B. B. (2009). Community violence: Direct and indirect effects on externalizing problems in at-risk adolescents. Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community, 37, 302-315.
Tompsett, C.J., Fowler, P.J. & Toro, P.A. (2009). Age differences among homeless individuals: adolescence through adulthood. Journal of Prevention and Intervention in the Community, 37, 86-99.
Fowler, P. J., Tompsett, C.J., Braciszewski, J. M., & Jacques, A. J. (2009). Community violence: A meta-analysis on the effect of exposure and mental health outcomes of children and adolescents. Development and Psychopathology, 21, 227-259.
Fowler, P. J., Ahmed, S. R., Tompsett, C. J., Jozefowicz-Simbeni, D. M., & Toro, P. A. (2008). Community violence: role of race and religiosity on substance abuse from adolescence to emerging adulthood. Journal of Community Psychology, 36, 835-850.
Toro, P.A., Tompsett, C.J., Lombardo, S., Schlienz, N., Stammel, N., Blume, M., Yabar, Y. & MacKay, L. (2007). Homelessness in Europe and North America: A comparison of prevalence and public opinion. Journal of Social Issues, 63, 505-524.
Hobden, K.L., Tompsett, C.J., Fales, A.K., & Toro, P.A. (2007). Comparing public opinion and prevalence of homelessness in Canada to the United States. Canadian Journal of Urban Research, 16, 76-92.