Publications

PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS (* = mentored students/post-docs)

Simms, L. J., & *Calabrese, W. R. (in press). Incremental validity of the DSM-5 Section III personality disorder traits with respect to psychosocial impairment. Journal of Personality Disorders.

*Wright, A. G. C., *Calabrese, W. R., *Rudick, M. M., *Yam, W. H., *Zelazny, K., *Williams, T. F., Rotterman, J., & Simms, L. J. (in press). Stability of the DSM-5 Section III pathological personality traits and their longitudinal associations with psychosocial functioning in personality disordered isndividuals. Journal of Abnormal Psychology.

*Yam, W. H., & Simms, L. J. (in press). Comparing criterion- and trait-based personality disorder diagnoses in DSM-5. Journal of Abnormal Psychology.

*Calabrese, W. R., & Simms, L. J. (in press). Prediction of daily dysfunction from baseline ratings of personality and psychosocial dysfunction. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment.

Pettersson, E., Mendle, J., Turkheimer, E., Horn, E., Simms, L. J., & Clark, L. A. (2014). Do maladaptive behaviors exist at one or both ends of personality traits? Psychological Assessment, 26, 433-446.

Wardell, J. D., Rogers, M. L., Simms, L. J., Jackson, K. M., & Read, J. P. (2014). Point and click, carefully: Investigating inconsistent response styles in middle school and college students involved in web-based longitudinal substance use research. Assessment, 21, 427–442.

*Wright, A. G. C., & Simms, L. J. (2014). On the structure of personality disorder traits: Conjoint analyses of the CAT-PD, PID-5, and NEO-PI-3 trait models. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 5, 43-54.

Linde, J. A., Stringer, D., Simms, L. J., & Clark, L. A. (2013). The Schedule for Nonadaptive and Adaptive Personality–Youth Version (SNAP-Y): Psychometric properties and initial validation. Assessment, 20, 387-404.

*Rudick, M. M., *Yam, W. H., & Simms, L. J. (2013). Comparing countdown- and IRT-based approaches to computerized adaptive personality testing. Psychological Assessment, 25, 769-779.

Wisniewski, M. G., Bartone, A., Hastrup, J. L., Coutinho, M. V. C., Geer, M., & Simms, L. J. (2013). How soon they forget: Changes to beliefs after learning about tobacco. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 18, 552-557.

Simms, L. J., Prisciandaro, J. J., Krueger, R. F., & Goldberg, D. P. (2012). The structure of depression, anxiety, and somatic symptoms in primary care. Psychological Medicine, 42, 15-28.

*Calabrese, W. R., *Rudick, M. M., Simms, L. J., & Clark, L. A. (2012). Development and validation of Big Four personality scales for the Schedule for Nonadaptive and Adaptive Personality-2nd Edition (SNAP-2). Psychological Assessment, 24, 751-763

*Gros, D. F., Simms, L. J., Antony, M. M., & McCabe, R. E. (2012). Development and psychometric evaluation of the Multidimensional Assessment of Social Anxiety (MASA). Journal of Clinical Psychology, 68, 432-447.

Yanes, P., Morse, E., Hsiao, C., Simms, L. J., & Roberts, J. (2012). Autobiographical Memory Specificity and the Persistence of Depression in HIV-Positive Patients: Rumination and Social Problem Solving Skills as Mediators. Cognition and Emotion, 26, 1496-1507.

Simms, L. J., Goldberg, L. R., Roberts, J. E., Watson, D., Welte, J., & Rotterman, J. H. (2011). Computerized Adaptive Assessment of Personality Disorder: Introducing the CAT-PD Project. Journal of Personality Assessment, 93, 380-389.

Eaton, N. R., Krueger, R. F., South, S. C., Simms, L. J., & Clark, L. A. (2011). Contrasting prototypes and dimensions in the classification of personality pathology: Evidence that dimensions, but not prototypes, are robust. Psychological Medicine, 41, 1151-1163.

*Gros, D. F., Simms, L.J., & Antony, M. M. (2011). A hybrid model of social phobia: An analysis of social anxiety and related symptoms of anxiety. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 67, 293-307.

*Yufik, T., & Simms, L. J. (2010). A meta-analytic investigation of the structure of posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 119, 764-776, doi: 10.1037/a0020981

Simms, L. J. (2010). On comparing competing structural models of PTSD: Comments on Miller et al. (2010). Journal of Traumatic Stress, 23, 639–641, DOI: 10.1002/jts.20567

Simms, L. J., *Yufik, T., & *Gros, D. F. (2010). Incremental validity of positive and negative valence in predicting personality disorder. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 1, 77-86.

Simms, L. J., *Zelazny, K., *Yam, W. H., & *Gros, D. F. (2010). Self-informant agreement for personality and evaluative person descriptors: Comparing methods for creating informant measures. European Journal of Personality, 24, 207-221.

*Gros, D. F., Simms, L. J., & Acierno, R. (2010). Specificity of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms: An investigation of comorbidity between PTSD and depression in treatment-seeking veterans. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 12, 885-890.

*Gros, D. F., Simms, L. J., & Antony, M. M. (2010). The psychometric properties of the State-Trait Inventory for Cognitive and Somatic Anxiety (STICSA) in friendship dyads. Behavior Therapy, 41, 277-284.

*Gros, D. F., Gros, K. S., Simms, L. J. (2010). Relations between Anxiety Symptoms and Relational Aggression and Victimization in Emerging Adults. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 34, 134-143.

Samuel, D., Simms, L. J., Clark, L. A., Livesley, J., & Widiger, T. A. (2010). An item response theory integration of normal and abnormal personality scales. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 1, 5-21.

Simms, L. J., *Yufik, T., & *Thomas, J. P., & Simms, E. N. (2008). Exploring evaluative person descriptors through scale development. Journal of Research in Personality, 42, 1271-1284.

Simms, L. J., *Grös, D. F., Watson, D., & O’Hara, M. W. (2008). Parsing the general and specific components of depression and anxiety with bifactor modeling. Depression and Anxiety, 25, E34-E46.

Simms, L. J. (2008). Classical and modern methods of psychological scale construction. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 2, 414-433.

*Grös, D. F., Antony, M. M., Simms, L. J., & McCabe, R. E. (2007). Psychometric properties of the State-Trait Inventory for Cognitive and Somatic Anxiety (STICSA): Comparison to the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory (STAI). Psychological Assessment, 19, 369-381.

Watson, D., O’Hara, M. W., Simms, L. J., Kotov, R., Chmielewski, M, McDade-Montez, E. A., Gamez, W., & Stuart, S. (2007). Development and validation of the Inventory of Depression and Anxiety Symptoms (IDAS). Psychological Assessment, 19, 253-268.

Simms, L. J. (2007). The Big Seven model of personality and its relevance to personality pathology. Journal of Personality, 75, 65-94.

Simms, L. J. (2006). Bridging the divide: Comments on the Restructured Clinical Scales of the MMPI-2. Journal of Personality Assessment, 87, 211-216.

Simms, L. J. (2006). The future of depression measurement research. Measurement: Interdisciplinary Research and Perspectives, 4, 169-174.

Simms, L. J., Casillas, A., Clark, L. A., Watson, D., & Doebbeling, B. N. (2005). Psychometric evaluation of the restructured clinical scales of the MMPI-2. Psychological Assessment, 17, 345-358.

Simms, L. J., & Clark, L. A. (2005). Validation of a computerized adaptive version of the Schedule for Nonadaptive and Adaptive Personality. Psychological Assessment, 17, 28-43.

Watson, D., Gamez, W., & Simms, L. J. (2005). Basic dimensions of temperament and their relation to anxiety and depression: A symptom-based perspective. Journal of Research in Personality, 39, 46-66.

Simms, L. J., Watson, D., & Doebbeling, B. N. (2002). Confirmatory factor analyses of posttraumatic stress symptoms in deployed and non-deployed veterans of the Gulf War. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 111, 637-647.

Simms, L. J., & Clark, L. A. (2001). Detection of deception on the Schedule for Nonadaptive and Adaptive Personality: Validation of the validity scales. Assessment, 8, 251-266.

 

BOOK CHAPTERS

Simms, L. J., *Williams, T. F., & Simms, E. N. (in press). Assessment of the five-factor model. In T. A. Widiger (Ed.), Oxford Handbook of The Five Factor Model. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Goldberg, D. P., Simms, L. J., Gater, R., & Krueger, R. F. (2011). The integration of dimensional spectra for depression and anxiety into categorical diagnoses for general medical practice. In D. A. Regier, W. E. Narrow, E. A. Kuhl, & D. J. Kupfer (Eds.), The Conceptual Evolution of DSM-5. Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Association.

Krueger, R. F., Eaton, N. R., South, S. C., Clark, L. A., & Simms, L. J. (2011). Empirically-derived personality disorder prototypes: Bridging dimensions and categories in DSM–V. In D. A. Regier, W. E. Narrow, E. A. Kuhl, & D. J. Kupfer (Eds.), The Conceptual Evolution of DSM-5. Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Association.

Simms, L. J., & Watson, D. (2007). The construct validation approach to personality scale construction. In R. Robins, C. Fraley, & R. Krueger (Eds.), Handbook of Research Methods in Personality Psychology. Guilford Press.

Simms, L. J., & Clark, L. A. (2006). The Schedule for Nonadaptive and Adaptive Personality (SNAP): A dimensional measure of traits relevant to personality and personality pathology. In S. Strack (Ed.), Differentiating Normal and Abnormal Personality (2nd ed.). New York: Springer.

Simms, L. J. (2002). The application of attachment theory to individual behavior and functioning in close relationships: Theory, research, and practical applications. In J. H. Harvey & A. Wenzel (Eds.), Maintenance and enhancement of close relationships: Vol. 2. Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.

Simms, L. J., & Clark, L. A. (2000). Schedule for Nonadaptive and Adaptive Personality [test review]. In J. Maltby, C. A. Lewis, & A. P. Hill (Eds.), Commissioned Reviews of 250 Psychological Tests (Vol. 1), pp. 397-402. Lampeter, Wales, UK: Edwin Mellen Press.

 

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

Simms, L. J. (2011). Postcards from Riverside, CA: Highlights from the Biennial ARP Meeting. P: The Online Newsletter for Personality Science. http://www.personality-arp.org/newsletter06/arp_conference.html

Clark, L. A., Simms, L. J., Wu, K. D., & Casillas, A. (2002). Schedule for Nonadaptive and Adaptive Personality (2nd ed.): Manual for administration, scoring, and interpretation. Unpublished test manual.