Ben-Porath, Y.S., Tellegen, A., …Tarescavage, A. M. (in press). MMPI-3 Technical Manual. University of Minnesota Press. 

Marek, R. M., Anderson, J., L., Tarescavage, A. M., Ben-Porath, Y.S. (in press). Elucidating Somatization in a Dimensional Model of Psychopathology across Medical Settings. Journal of Abnormal Psychology. 

Ingram, P., Tarescavage, A. M., Ben-Porath, Y. S., & Oehlert, M. (in press). Patterns of MMPI-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) Validity Scale Scores Observed Across Veteran Affairs Settings. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings. 

Lincourt, T. M., Tarescavage, A. M., Burchett, D., & Glassmire, D. M. (in press). MMPI-2-RF Substance Abuse Scale and Clinical Interview Disclosure in a Forensic Inpatient Setting. Psychological Assessment. 

Carey, A., Tarescavage, A. M., Block, A. R., & Ben-Porath, Y.S. (in press). Flexible and Conditional Administration of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form in Pre-Surgical Psychological Evaluations of Spine Surgery Candidates. Journal of Personality Assessment. 

Ingram, P., Tarescavage, A. M., Oehlert, M. O., & Ben-Porath, Y.S. (in press). Descriptive profiles of the MMPI-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) across a National Sample of four Veteran Affairs treatment settings. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment.

Tarescavage, A.M., Ben-Porath, Y.S., Marek, R. J., Boutacoff, L., & Heinberg, L. J. (in press). Time Savings and Accuracy of a Simulated Flexible and Conditional Administration of the MMPI-2-RF in Pre-Surgical Psychological Evaluations of Bariatric Surgery Candidates. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. 

Ingram, P., Tarescavage, A. M., Oehlert, M. O., & Ben-Porath, Y.S. (in press). Patterns of MMPI-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) Validity Scale Scores Observed Across Veteran Affairs Settings. Psychological Services. 


Tarescavage, A. M., Azizian, A., Broderick, C., & English, P. (2018). Associations between MMPI-2-RF Scale Scores and Institutional Violence among Patients Detained under Sexually Violent Predator Laws. Psychological Assessment. Advance online publication.

Whitman, M., Tarescavage, A. M., Glassmire, D. M., Burchett, D., & Sellbom, M. (2018). Examination of Differential Validity of MMPI-2-RF Scores by Gender and Ethnicity in a Forensic Sample. Psychological Assessment. Advance online publication. 

Fusco, B., Marek, R. J., Tarescavage, A. M., Ben-Porath, Y.S., & Heinberg, L. (2018). Using the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form Cutoffs to Predict Lack of Presurgical Exercise. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings. Advance online publication. 


Tarescavage, A. M., Scheman, J., & Ben-Porath, Y.S. (2018). Prospective comparison of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 (MMPI-2) and MMPI-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) in predicting treatment outcomes among chronic low back pain patients.Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings. Advance online publication. 

Tylicki, J. L., Wygant, D.B., Tarescavage, A. M., Sellbom, M., Frederick, R., Tyner, E., & Granacher, R. P. (2018). Comparability of SIRS and SIRS-2 classifications with external response bias criteria. Psychological Assessment. Advance online publication.  

Roberts, R., Tarescavage, A. M., Roberts, M., & Ben-Porath, Y. S. (2018). Predicting Post-Probationary Job Performance of Police Officers Using CPI and MMPI-2 RF Test Data Obtained During Preemployment Psychological Screening. Journal of Personality Assessment. Advance online publication. 


Tarescavage, A.M. & Ben-Porath, Y. B. (2017). Avoiding Cognitive Biases in Clinical Decision Making: Commentary on “Evidence-Based Assessment as an Integrative Model for Applying Psychological Science to Guide the Voyage of Treatment”. Clinical Psychology: Research and Practice. 

Himsl, K., Burchett, D., Tarescavage, A. M., & Glassmire, D. M. (2017). Assessing Reading Ability for Psychological Testing in Forensic Assessments: An Investigation with the WRAT-4 and MMPI-2-RF. International Journal of Forensic Mental Health. Advance online publication. 

Gervais, R.O., Tarescavage, A. M., Greiffenstein, M., Wygant, D. B., Deslauriers, C., & Arends, P. (2017). Inconsistent responding on the MMPI-2-RF and uncooperative attitude: Evidence from cognitive performance validity measures. Psychological Assessment. Advance online publication. 

Tarescavage, A. M., Glassmire, D. M., & Burchett, D. (2017). MMPI-2-RF Markers of Future Suicidal Behavior in a Forensic Psychiatric Hospital.Psychological Assessment. Advance online publication. 

Anderson, J. L., Wood, M. E., Tarescavage, A. M., Burchett, D., & Glassmire, D. M. (2017). The role of dimensional personality pathology in a forensic inpatient psychiatric setting. Journal of Personality Disorders. Advance online publication. 

Tarescavage, A. M. & Ben-Porath, Y. S. (2017). Conditional branching administration of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF). Psychological Assessment. Advance online publication. 

Glassmire, D. M., Jhawar, A., Burchett, D., & Tarescavage, A. M.(2017). Evaluating Item Endorsement Rates for the MMPI-2-RF F-r and Fp-r Scales across Ethnic, Gender, and Diagnostic Groups with a Forensic Inpatient Sample. Psychological Assessment, 29, 500-508.

Romero, I. E., Toorabally, N., Burchett, D., Tarescavage, A. M., & Glassmire, D. M. (2017). Mapping the MMPI-2-RF substantive scales onto internalizing, externalizing, and thought dysfunction domains in a forensic inpatient setting. Journal of Personality Assessment, 99, 351-362. 

Menton, B., Crighton, A., Tarescavage, A.M., Marek, R. J., Hicks, A., & Ben-Porath, Y.S. (2017). Equivalence of Laptop and Tablet Administrations of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2 Restructured Form. Assessment. Advance online publication.

Marek, R. M., Tarescavage, A. M., Ben-Porath, Y.S., Ashton, K., Heinberg, L. J., & Rish, J. M. (2017).  Associations between psychological test results and failure to proceed with bariatric surgery. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, 13, 507-513.


Ben-Porath, Y. S., Tarescavage, A. M., & Corey, D. M. (2016). Using the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) in Preemployment Evaluations of Police Officer Candidates. In C. L. Mitchell & E. Dorian (Eds.), Police Psychology and Its Growing Impact on Modern Law Enforcement. Hershey, PA: IGI Global. 

Tarescavage, A. M., Cappo, B., & Ben-Porath, Y.S. (2016). Assessment of sex offenders with the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF). Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment. Advance online publication.

Tarescavage, A.M., Glassmire, D.M., & Burchett, D. (2016). Introduction of a Conceptual Model for Integrating the MMPI-2-RF into HCR-20V3 Violence Risk Assessments and Associations between the MMPI-2-RF and Institutional Violence. Law and Human Behavior, 40, 626-637.

Tarescavage, A. M. & Glassmire, D. M. (2016). Differences between SIRS and SIRS-2 sensitivity estimates among forensic inpatients: A criterion groups comparison. Law and Human Behavior, 40, 488-502.

Glassmire, D. M., Tarescavage, A. M., Gottfried, E. (2016). Likelihood of obtaining Structured Interview of Reported Symptoms elevations among forensic psychiatric inpatients with Miller Forensic Assessment of Symptoms Test elevations. Psychological Assessment, 28, 1586-1596.

Glassmire, D. M., Tarescavage, A. M., Burchett, D., Martinez, J., & Gomez, A. (2016) Clinical utility of the MMPI-2-RF SUI items and scale in a forensic inpatient setting: Association with interview self-report and future suicidal behavior. Psychological Assessment, 28(11), 1502-1509. 

Tarescavage, A. M., Corey, D. M., & Ben-Porath, Y. S. (2016). A prorating method for estimating MMPI-2-RF Scores from MMPI responses: Examination of score fidelity and illustration of empirical utility in the PERSEREC Police Integrity Study sample. Assessment, 23(2), 173-190. 

Burchett, D., Dragon, W., Smith, A., Tarescavage, A.M., Mattson, C., Ben-Porath, Y.S. & Handel, R. (2016). False feigners: Examining the impact of non-content-based invalid Responding on the MMPI-2-RF content-based invalid responding indicators. Psychological Assessment, 28(5), 458-470.

Marek, R. M., Tarescavage, A. M., Ben-Porath, Y.S., Ashton, K., Merrell, J., & Heinberg, L. (2015). Using presurgical psychological testing to predict 1-year appointment adherence and weight loss in bariatric surgery patients: predictive validity and methodological considerations. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases,11(5), 1171-1181. 

Marek, R. J., Tarescavage, A. M., Ben-Porath, Y. S., Ashton, K., & Heinberg, L. J. (2015). Replication and evaluation of a proposed two-factor Binge Eating Scale (BES) structure in a sample of bariatric surgery candidates. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases, 11(3), 659-665.

Tarescavage, A. M., Fischler, G., Cappo, B., Hill, D., Corey, D. M., & Ben-Porath, Y. S. (2015). Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) predictors of police officer problem behavior and collateral self-report test scores. Psychological Assessment, 27(1), 125-137.

Tarescavage, A. M., Corey, D. M., Gupton, H. M., & Ben-Porath Y.S. (2015). Criterion validity and practical utility of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form in assessments of police officer candidates. Journal of Personality Assessment, 97(4), 382-394.

Tarescavage, A.M., Alosco, M. L., Ben-Porath, Y.S., Wood, A., & Luna-Jones, L. (2015). MMPI-2-RF scores generated from the MMPI-2 and MMPI-2-RF test booklets: Comparability in a sample of criminal defendants. Assessment,22(2), 188-197.

Tarescavage, A. M., Corey, D. M., & Ben-Porath, Y. S. (2015). Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form predictors of police officer problem behavior. Assessment, 22(1), 116-132. 

Tarescavage, A. M., Brewster, J. A., Corey, D. M., & Ben-Porath, Y. S. (2015). Use of pre-hire MMPI-2-RF police candidate scores to predict supervisor ratings of post-hire performance. Assessment, 22(4), 411-428.

Tarescavage, A. M., Scheman, J., & Ben-Porath, Y.S. (2015). Reliability and validity of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) in evaluations of chronic low back pain patients. Psychological Assessment,27(2), 433-446.

Tarescavage, A. M. & Ben-Porath, Y.S. (2015). A response to Odland et al.’s misleading, alarmist estimates of risk for overpathologizing when interpreting the MMPI-2-RF. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 29(2), 183-196.

Tarescavage, A. M. & Ben-Porath, Y. S. (2015). Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI) Instruments. In R. L. Cautin & Scott O. Lilienfeld (Eds.), The Encyclopedia of Clinical Psychology. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons. 

Tarescavage, A. M., Finn, J. A., Marek, R.J., Ben-Porath, Y.S, & van Dulmen, M. (2015). Premature termination from psychotherapy and internalizing psychopathology: The role of demoralization.Journal of Affective Disorders, 174, 549-555.


Crighton, A. H., Tarescavage, A. M., Gervais, R. O., & Ben-Porath, Y. S. (2015). The Generalizability of Overreporting Across Self-Report Measures: An Investigation With the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form and the Personality Assessment Inventory in a Civil Disability Sample. Assessment, 24, 555-574.

Tarescavage, A. M., Luna-Jones, L., & Ben-Porath, Y. S. (2014). Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) Predictors of Violating Probation after Felonious Crimes. Psychological Assessment, 26(4), 1375.

Tarescavage, A.M., Alosco, M. L., Ben-Porath, Y.S., Wood, A., & Luna-Jones, L. (2014). MMPI-2-RF Scores Generated from the MMPI-2 and MMPI-2-RF Test Booklets: Comparability in a Sample of Criminal Defendants. Assessment. 107319111453737.

Tarescavage, A. M., & Ben-Porath, Y.S. (2014). Psychotherapeutic outcome measures: A critical review for practitioners. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 70(9), 808-830. 

Marek, R. M., Ben-Porath, Y.S., Windover, A., Tarescavage, A. M., Merrell, J., Ashton, K., Lavery, M., & Heinberg, L. (2013). Assessing psychosocial functioning of bariatric surgery candidates with the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form. Obesity Surgery, 23(11), 1865-1873.

Tarescavage, A. M., Windover, A., Ben-Porath, Y. S., Boutacoff, L., Marek, R., Ashton, K., Merrell, J., Lavery, M., & Heinberg, L. (2013). Use of the MMPI-2-RF Suicidal/Death Ideation and Substance Abuse Scales in screening bariatric surgery candidates. Psychological Assessment, 25(4), 1385-1389.

Tarescavage, A. M., Ben-Porath, Y.S., Wygant, D., & Boutacoff, L. (2013). Reliability, validity, and utility of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) in assessments of bariatric surgery candidates. Psychological Assessment, 25(4), 1179-1194.

Tarescavage, A. M., Marek, R. J., Finn, J. A., Hicks, A., Rapier, J. L., & Ben-Porath, Y. S. (2013). Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF) normative elevation rates: Comparisons with epidemiological prevalence rates. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 27(7), 1106-1120.

Tarescavage, A. M., Wygant, D., Gervais, O., & Ben-Porath, Y.S. (2013). The MMPI-2-RF overreporting Scales: Association with malingered neurocognitive dysfunction among disability claimants. The Clinical Neuropsychologist,27(2), 313-335.

      

​West, S.G. (2008).  Brief entries on Pseudodementia and Delusional Disorder. In Loue S, Sajatovic M (eds). Encyclopedia of Aging and Public Health.  New York, NY: Springer Publishing.


Luciano, M.G., Skarupa, D.J., Booth, A.M., Wood, A.S., Brant, C.L., Johnson, M.J. (2000).  Cerebrovascular adaptation in chronic hydrocephalus.  Journal of     Cerebral Blood Flow & Metabolism (2001) 21, 285-294.

Johnson, M.J., Ayzman, I., Wood, A.S., Tkach, J.A., Klauschie, J., Skarupa, D.J., McAllister, J.P., Luciano, M.G., (1999) Canine model of hydrocephalus. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 90, 55-65.

McAllister, J.P., Wood, A.S., Johnson, M.J., Connelly, R.W., Skarupa, D.J., Secic, M., Luciano, M.G., Harris, N.G., Hazel, C. (1999). Decreased c-fos expression in experimental neonatal hydrocephalus: evidence for reduced neuronal activation. Neurosurgical Focus, 7 (4), 1-4.

Testa, M. & West, S.G. (2010).  Civil commitment in the United States. Psychiatry, 7(10), 30–40.


West, S.G. & Friedman, S.H. Entry on Civil Commitment. In Edwards C (ed). Wiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science – Behavioral Sciences. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2009.

​Neuropsychology/Neuroscience


Sarathy, S. & West, S. (2015). Privileged communication between a patient and psychotherapist. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 43:4, 529-531.


Anderson, A. & West S.G. (2011).  Violence against mental health professionals: When the treater becomes the victim. Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience, 8(3), 34–39.


West, S.G. & Friedman, S.H. Entry on Therapeutic Jurisprudence. In Edwards C (ed). Wiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science – Behavioral Sciences. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2009.


West, S.G. & Friedman, S.H. (2007). To be or not to be: psychiatric clinician and forensic evaluator. Psychiatric Times, 24(6), 50-51.



​Psychopharmacology

​Correctional Psychiatry

​Psychological Testing


Goodman, M., Vail, L., West, S.G., New, A., & Siever, L. (2006). The pharmacological and psychological treatment of personality disorders - from neurobiology to treatment strategies. Journal of Family Psychotherapy, 17(3/4), 53-81.


Clayton, A.H. & West, S.G. (2006).  Combination therapy in fibromyalgia.  Current Pharmaceutical Design, 12(1), 11-6.


West, S.G. (2006).  A review of chemical castration and its use in the U.S. penal system.  American Journal of Forensic Psychiatry, 27(1), 55-70.

Clayton, A.H., West, S.G., McGarvey, E., Leslie, C., & Keller, A. (2005). Biochemical evidence of the placebo effect during the treatment of menstrual migraines. Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology. 25(4), 400-1.

Clayton, A.H. & West, S.G. (2003). The Effects of Antidepressants on Human Sexuality. Primary Psychiatry, 10(12), 62-70.



West, S.G. & Noffsinger, S. (2006). Is this patient not guilty by reason of insanity: How to assess a defendant’s mental state at the time of the offense? Current Psychiatry, 5(8), 54-62.

​Malingering

Developmental Disability

​​Civil Commitment

​Sexuality/Paraphilia/Sexual Offending

​Substance Use

Tarescavage, A.M., Luna-Jones, L., & Lee, T.T.C. (2017). Bridging the Gap between Conventional and Standardized Competency to Stand Trial (CST) Assessments: An Examination of Defendant Answers to Conventional CST Questions.  Law & Human Behavior, 41, 530-540. 


West, S.G. & Soliman, S. (2008). Competence to stand trial and competence to proceed pro se: a unitary standard? Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 36(4),577-9.


West, S.G. & Noffsinger, S. (2006).  Is this patient competent to stand trial: how to evaluate mentally ill criminal court defendants?  Current Psychiatry, 5(6), 36-42.

​NGRI

Research and publications​

Psychiatry/​Psychotherapy


Biscaro, M. J., Broer, K. A., & Taylor, N. P. (2004).  Self-efficacy, alcohol expectancy, and problem solving appraisal as predictors of alcohol use in college students.  College Student Journal, 38,541-551. 

​Filicide/Parricide

Resnick, P.J., West, S.G., & Wooley, C. Malingering of PTSD and other traumas. In Rogers R (ed). Clinical Assessment of Malingering and Deception, Fourth Edition. New York: The Guilford Press. 2018;188-211.


Resnick, P.J., West, S.G., & Payne, J.W. Malingering of PTSD and other traumas. In Rogers R (ed). Clinical Assessment of Malingering and Deception, Third Edition. New York: Guilford Press, 2008, pp. 109-127.


Competency to Stand Trial

West, S. & Resnick, P.J. Necrophilia. In Sharpless B, ed. Unusual and Rare Psychological Disorders. New York: Oxford University Press. 2017;124-135.


West, S.G., Friedman, S.H., & Kim, K.D. (2011). Women accused of sex offenses: A gender based comparison. Behavioral Sciences and the Law, 29, 728-40.


​West, S.G., Friedman, S.H., & Knoll, J.L. (2010).  Lessons to learn: female educators who sexually abuse their students. Psychiatric Times, 27(8), 9-10.  Also available at: http://www.psychiatrictimes.com/display/article/10168/1604146


West, S.G. & Friedman, S.H. (2008). These boots are made for stalking: characteristics of female stalkers.  Psychiatry, 5(8),37-42.


Clayton, A.H. & West, S.G. (2002).  Female Sexual Function. Directions in Psychiatry, 22, 279-88.


West, S. (2014). Why would a mother kill her babies? CNN.com. Available at: http://www.cnn.com/2014/04/16/opinion/west-utah-mother/index.html?iref=allsearch.


West, S.G. & Feldsher, M. (2010). Why do sons and daughters kill their parents? The role of mental illness in parricide. Current Psychiatry, 9(11), 20-38.


​​West, S.G., Friedman, S.H., & Resnick, P.J. (2009).  Fathers who kill their children: an analysis of the literature.  Journal of Forensic Sciences, 54(2), 463-8.


West, S.G. & Friedman, S.H. (2008). Mothers who kill: perspectives on the act and its prevention. Sociedad Iberoamericana de Información Científica (published in both Spanish and English).  Available at: http://www.siicsalud.com/dato/dat.php?parte=053&pathtml=08626001.


West, S.G. (2007). An overview of filicide. Psychiatry, 4(2),48-57.


West, S.G. & Friedman SH. Filicide: a research update. In Forensic Psychiatry Research Trends. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers, 2007, pp. 29-62.


Morris, N. & West, S.G. Misconceptions about working in correctional psychiatry. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law [in submission].


​West, S.G. & Noffsinger, S. (2009). Absolute right to privacy for prison inmates. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 37, 563-5.

Fisher, K. & West, S. (2014). Misdiagnosed learning disability and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 42, 517-519.


Mobbs, K. & West, S. (2013). Burden of proof for mental retardation. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 41(4).