Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2021 Reliability and Validity of the Lower Extremity Motor Activity Log for Measuring Real-World Leg Use in Adults With Multiple SclerosisArchives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  102:626-632. 2021
2021 Bidirectional Spillover in the Family across the Transition to ParenthoodFamily Process.  60:235-250. 2021
2021 Testosterone Associations With Parents’ Child Abuse Risk and At-Risk Parenting: A Multimethod Longitudinal ExaminationChild Maltreatment.  26:50-62. 2021
2021 Spillover and Crossover Effects: Mothers’ and Fathers’ Intimate Partner Violence, Parent-Child Aggression Risk, and Child Behavior ProblemsChild Maltreatment2021
2020 Refining social-information processing theory: Predicting maternal and paternal parent-child aggression risk longitudinallyChild Abuse and Neglect.  107. 2020
2020 The Perfect Storm: Hidden Risk of Child Maltreatment During the Covid-19 PandemicChild Maltreatment2020
2019 Interaction between maternal and paternal parenting styles with infant temperament in emerging behavior problemsInfant Behavior and Development.  57. 2019
2019 Gender role ideology in mothers and fathers: Relation with parent-child aggression risk longitudinallyChild Abuse and Neglect.  96. 2019
2019 Emerging behavior problems: Bidirectional relations between maternal and paternal parenting styles with infant temperamentDevelopmental Psychology.  55:1199-1210. 2019
2019 When Couples Disagree: Predicting Informant Differences in Adults’ Emotion RegulationJournal of Child and Family Studies.  28:1548-1557. 2019
2019 Acceptability of intimate partner violence among male offenders: The role of set-shifting and emotion decoding dysfunctions as cognitive risk factorsInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.  16. 2019
2019 Assessing Parental Attributions through an Implicit Measure: Development and Evaluation of the Noncompliance IATJournal of Child and Family Studies.  28:894-905. 2019
2019 Cognitive-Affective Pathways to Child Depressive and Anxious Symptoms: Role of Children’s Discipline AttributionsChild Psychiatry and Human Development.  50:163-171. 2019
2019 Predicting child problem behavior and maternal/paternal parent-child aggression: Identifying early prevention targets 2019
2019 Psychometric Evaluation of a Brief Assessment of Parents’ Disciplinary AlternativesJournal of Child and Family Studies2019
2018 Maternal ADHD Symptoms and Physical Child Abuse Risk: A Multi-Informant StudyJournal of Child and Family Studies.  27:4015-4024. 2018
2018 Predictors of change in mothers’ and fathers’ parent-child aggression riskChild Abuse and Neglect.  86:247-256. 2018
2018 Disentangling the Cycle: Potential Mediators and Moderators in the Intergenerational Transmission of Parent–Child AggressionChild Maltreatment.  23:254-268. 2018
2017 Mediators between Parenting History and Expected At-Risk Parenting: Role of Conformity, Coping, and AttitudesJournal of Child and Family Studies.  26:3237-3245. 2017
2017 Predicting Parent-Child Aggression Risk in Mothers and Fathers: Role of Emotion Regulation and Frustration ToleranceJournal of Child and Family Studies.  26:2529-2538. 2017
2017 Personal and couple level risk factors: Maternal and paternal parent-child aggression riskChild Abuse and Neglect.  69:213-222. 2017
2017 Assessing the amount of spontaneous real-world spoken language in aphasia: Validation of two methodsAmerican Journal of Speech-Language Pathology.  26:316-326. 2017
2016 Parent–Child Aggression Risk in Expectant Mothers and Fathers: A Multimethod Theoretical ApproachJournal of Child and Family Studies.  25:3220-3235. 2016
2016 Multimethod prediction of child abuse risk in an at-risk sample of male intimate partner violence offendersChild Abuse and Neglect.  60:27-35. 2016
2016 Emotion Regulation in Relation to Emerging Adults’ Mental Health and Delinquency: A Multi-informant ApproachJournal of Child and Family Studies.  25:1916-1925. 2016
2016 Parental Discipline Reactions to Child Noncompliance and Compliance: Association with Parent–Child Aggression IndicatorsJournal of Child and Family Studies.  25:1363-1374. 2016
2016 Multimethod prediction of physical parent-child aggression risk in expectant mothers and fathers with Social Information Processing theoryChild Abuse and Neglect.  51:106-119. 2016
2015 Analog assessment of frustration tolerance: Association with self-reported child abuse risk and physiological reactivityChild Abuse and Neglect.  46:121-131. 2015
2015 Predicting Maternal Physical Child Abuse Risk Beyond Distress and Social Support: Additive Role of Cognitive ProcessesJournal of Child and Family Studies.  24:1780-1790. 2015
2015 Preliminary evaluation of an analog procedure to assess acceptability of intimate partner violence against women: The Partner Violence Acceptability Movie TaskFrontiers in Psychology.  6. 2015
2014 Frustration influences impact of history and disciplinary attitudes on physical discipline decision makingAggressive Behavior.  40:1-11. 2014
2014 Utility of child report: Correspondence with parent-reported child abuse riskChild Abuse Review.  23:334-341. 2014
2013 Analog of parental empathy: Association with physical child abuse risk and punishment intentionsChild Abuse and Neglect.  37:493-499. 2013
2012 Reading between the lines: Implicit assessment of the association of parental attributions and empathy with abuse riskChild Abuse and Neglect.  36:564-571. 2012
2011 Association Between Independent Reports of Maternal Parenting Stress and Children's Internalizing SymptomatologyJournal of Child and Family Studies.  20:631-639. 2011
2011 Assessing abuse risk beyond self-report: Analog task of acceptability of parent-child aggressionChild Abuse and Neglect.  35:199-209. 2011
2010 Physical discipline, escalation, and child abuse potential: Psychometric evidence for the analog parenting taskAggressive Behavior.  36:251-260. 2010
2010 Who spares the rod? Religious orientation, social conformity, and child abuse potentialChild Abuse and Neglect.  34:84-94. 2010
2008 Mothers of children with externalizing behavior problems: Cognitive risk factors for abuse potential and discipline style and practicesChild Abuse and Neglect.  32:774-784. 2008
2008 Disciplinary style and child abuse potential: Association with indicators of positive functioning in children with behavior problemsChild Psychiatry and Human Development.  39:123-136. 2008
2008 Ecological predictors of disciplinary style and child abuse potential in a hispanic and Anglo-American sampleJournal of Child and Family Studies.  17:336-352. 2008
2007 Stress and anger as contextual factors and preexisting cognitive schemas: Predicting parental child maltreatment riskChild Maltreatment.  12:325-337. 2007
2006 University faculty attitudes on affirmative action principles toward faculty and studentsEquity and Excellence in Education.  39:303-312. 2006
2006 Attributional style as a mediator between parental abuse risk and child internalizing symptomatologyChild Maltreatment.  11:121-130. 2006
2004 Attributions and discipline history as predictors of child abuse potential and future discipline practicesChild Abuse and Neglect.  28:845-861. 2004
1999 Predictors of parents' physical disciplinary practicesChild Abuse and Neglect.  23:651-657. 1999
1998 Assessment of Behavioral Distress and Depression in a Pediatric Population 1998
1997 Parenting stress and anger expression as predictors of child abuse potentialChild Abuse and Neglect.  21:367-377. 1997
1997 Parenting Stress and Abuse Potential in Mothers of Children with Developmental DisabilitiesChild Maltreatment.  2:245-251. 1997
1996 Handbook of depression in children and adolescents - Reynolds,WM, Johnston,HFContemporary Psychology.  41:544-546. 1996
1996 Parenting stress and anger expression as predictors of child abuse potentialInternational Journal of Psychology.  31:22499-22499. 1996
1993 Relationships between maternal parenting stress and child disruptive behaviorChild and Family Behavior Therapy.  14:1-9. 1993

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, University of Florida 1993
  • Full Name

  • Christina Rodriguez