Selected PTSD and Trauma Publications:


  • Nissenson, K., Jackson, C., & Cloitre, M. Treatment for complex posttraumatic stress disorders., 2008, In D. Sookman & R. L. Leahy (Eds.). Treatment Resistant Anxiety Disorders.

  • Jackson, C., Cloitre, M., & Nissenson, K. Cognitive behavioral treatment of complex traumatic stress disorders., 2008, In C. A. Courtois, & J. D. Ford (Eds.). Complex Traumatic Stress Disorders: An Evidence-Based Clinician’s Guide. New York: Guilford Press.

  • Linares, L.O., Stovall-McClough, K.C., Li, M., Morin, N., Silva, R., Albert, A., Cloitre, M. Salivary cortisol in foster children: A pilot study. Child Abuse and Neglect 2008, Vol. 32, 665-670.

  • Cloitre, M., Stovall-McClough, K.C., Zorbas, P., & Charuvastra, A.., Adult attachment, emotion regulation and expectations of support among treatment seeking adults with childhood maltreatment. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 2008, 21, 282-289.

  • Mullet-Hume, E. Anschel, D., Guevara, V. Cloitre, M. Cumulative trauma and PTSD among children exposed to the 9/11 WTC attack. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 2008, Vol. 78, 103-108.

  • Charuvastra, A. Cloitre, M. Social Bonds and PTSD. Annual Review of Psychology 2008; Vol. 59, 301-328.

2007 and earlier

  • Levitt, J.T., Malta, L.S., Martin, A., Davis, L., Cloitre, M. (2007). The flexible application of a manualized treatment for PTSD symptoms and functional impairment related to the 9/11 World Trade Center attack. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 45, 1419-1433.

  • Linares L.O., Li MM, Shrout P, Brody G, & Pettit G. Placement shift, sibling relationship quality, and child outcomes in foster care: A controlled study. Journal of Family Psychology, 2007, 21 (4), 736-743.

  • Linares L.O. & Morin N. Exposure to community violence and preschool development. In: L. Balter & C.S. Tamis-LeMonda (eds). Child Psychology: Handbook of Contemporary Issues second edition, 2006, 545-564. Psychology Press Taylor & Francis Group, New York.

  • Linares L.O., Montalto D, Rosbruch N, Li MM. Discipline practices among biological and foster parents. Child Maltreatment 2006, 11 (2), 157-167.

  • Linares L.O., Montalto D, Li MM & Oza V. A promising parenting intervention in foster care. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 2006, 74(1) 32-41.

  • Linares L.O. An understudied form of intra-family violence: Sibling-to-sibling aggression among foster children. Aggression and Violent Behavior 2006, 11, 95-109.

  • Stovall-McClough, KC., Cloitre, M. Unresolved attachment, PTSD, and dissociation in women with childhood abuse histories. Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology 2006; Vol.74, 219-228.

  • Butler, T., Pan, H., Epstein, J., Protopopescu, X., Tuescher, O., Goldstein, M., Cloitre, M., Yang, Y., Phelps, E., Gorman, J. LeDoux, J., Stern, E. Silbersweig, D. Fear-related activity in subgenual anterior cingulated differs between men and women. Neuro Report 2005; Vol. 16, 1233-1236.

  • Linares L.O.. Rosbruch N, Stern M, Edwards M, Walker G, Abikoff H & Alvir J. Developing cognitive-social-emotional competencies to enhance academic learning. Psychology in the Schools 2005, 42(4), 405-417

  • Protopopescu, X., Pan, H., Tuescher, O., Cloitre, M., Engelien, W., Epstein, J., Yang, Y., Gorman, J., LeDoux, J., Silbersweig, D., Stern, E. Differential Time Courses and Specificity of Amygdala Activity in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Subjects and Normal Control Subjects. Biological Psychiatry 2005; Vol. 57, 464-473.

  • Cloitre, M, Stovall-McClough, CK, Levitt JT. Treating life-impairing problems beyond PTSD: Reply to Cahill, Zoellner, Feeny and Riggs on Cloitre et al. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 2004; Vol. 72, 549-551.

  • Cloitre, M. Trauma and PTSD. Scientific Symposium Monograph. CNS Spectrums 2004; Vol. 72, 4-5.

  • Cloitre, M, Stovall-McClough, CK, Miranda, R, Chemtob, CM. Therapeutic alliance, negative mood regulation, and treatment outcome in child abuse-related posttraumatic stress disorder. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 2004; Vol. 72, No. 3, 411-416.

  • Koplewicz, HS, Cloitre, M, Kessler, L, Morin, N. The 9/11 experience: Who’s listening to the children? Psychiatric Clinics of North America – Disaster Psychiatry. Special Issue C.L. Katz & A. Pandya (Eds.) 2004; 491-504.

  • Linares L.O. Social connection to neighbors, multiple victimization, and current health among women residing in high crime neighborhoods. Journal of Family Violence 2004, 19(6), 355-366.

  • Linares L.O. & Cloitre M. Intergenerational links between mothers and children with PTSD spectrum illness. In: R. Silva (ed). Posttraumatic Stress Disorders in Children & Adolescents, 2004, 177-201. W.W. Norton, New York.