Publications

Christodulu, K.V., Rinaldi, M.L., Knapp-Ines, K., & Hiruma, L. (2011). Education Program for Parents of Children Recently Diagnosed with Autism. Poster presented at the 2011 OCALI Conference and Exposition, Columbus, OH.

Hiruma, L., Christodulu, K.V., & Rinaldi, M.L. (2011). Impact of a Student's Diagnosis of Autism on General Education Teachers' Attitudes. Paper presented at the 2011 OCALI Conference and Exposition, Columbus, OH.

Knapp-Ines, K.V., Rinaldi, M.L., & Christodulu, K.V. (Summer, 2011). Assisting Parents in the Struggle to Access Science-Based Information and Treatment for their Children with ASD. Autism Spectrum News, 4(1), 14.

Rinaldi, M.L., Christodulu, K.V., Knapp-Ines, K., & Hiruma, L. (2011). Education Program for Parents of Children Recently Diagnosed with Autism. Poster presented at the Penn State National Autism Conference. State College, PA.

Hiruma, L., Christodulu, K.V., & Rinaldi, M.L. (2011). Impact of a Student's Diagnosis of Autism on General Education Teachers' Attitudes. Poster presented at the Penn State National Autism Conference. State College, PA.

Simon-Friedfel, L., Christodulu, K.V., Rinaldi, M.L., Costanzo, V., & Damoretcki, N. (2011). School Consultation Project: Building Capacity of School Teams to Support Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Poster presented at the Penn State National Autism Conference. State College, PA.

Christodulu, K.V., Rinaldi, M., & Malone, T. (Summer, 2010). "So, Now What?" Help for Parents of Children Newly Diagnosed with Autism. Autism Spectrum News, 3(1), 22.

Washington, L.A., Christodulu, K.V., & Hiruma, L. (2010). Typically Developing Children's Attitudes Toward A Peer with Behaviors Indicative of Autism. Poster presented at the Geneva Centre for Autism International Symposium. Toronto, Canada.

Christodulu, K.V., & Berical, E. (2010, March). Increasing Capacity of Schools to Develop Effective Programs for Students with ASD. Paper presented at the 7th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support. The Expanding World of PBS: Science, Values, and Vision. St. Louis, MO.

Berical, E., Davis, E., Worlock, J.A., & Christodulu, K.V. (2010, March). Supporting Students with ASD using a School Consultation Model. Paper presented at the 7th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support. The Expanding World of PBS: Science, Values, and Vision. St. Louis, MO.

Hieneman, M., & Knapp-Ines, K. (2010, March). Positive Family Intervention: Brightening Family Perspectives While Producing Positive Change. Paper presented at the 7th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support. The Expanding World of PBS: Science, Values, and Vision. St. Louis, MO

Hieneman, M., Durand, V.M., Clarke, S., Casper, L., Knapp-Ines, K., Milnes, S., Rinaldi, M., & Christodulu, K.V. (2010). Positive Family Intervention: Addressing Parental Thoughts to Promote PBS. Association for Positive Behavior Support Newsletter, 8(1), 2-4.

Washington, L., Rinaldi, M., & Christodulu, K.V. (Winter, 2010). UAlbany conducts research aimed at improving the lives of children and families affected by autism. Autism Spectrum News, 2(3), 24

Llaneza, D.C., DeLuke, S., Batista, M., Crawley, J., Christodulu, K.V., & Frye, C.A. (2010). Communication, Interventions, and Scientific Advances in Autism: A commentary. Physiology and Behavior Special Issue: Conversations on Hormones, 100(3), 268-276.

Washington, L., & Christodulu, K.V. (2009, November). Effects of a Classroom-Wide Social Peer Modeling Program for Children with ASD. Paper presented at the 2009 OCALI Conference and Exposition, Columbus, OH.

Christodulu, K.V., & Berical, E. (2009). A statewide initiative designed to increase capacity of school teams to reduce challenging behavior in students with autism spectrum disorders. Association for Positive Behavior Support Newsletter, 7(2), 2-4.

Christodulu, K.V., Cohen, S., Magyar, C., & Siegel, D. (2009, March). Autism Intervention: Evolution, Intervention, Evaluation, Practice. Expert panel at the Celebration of Teaching and Learning. New York, NY.

Hieneman, M., Milnes, J., Knapp-Ines, K., Casper, L., & Clarke, S. (2009, March). When Thoughts Get in the Way: Combining PBS and Optimism Training. Workshop presented at the 6th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support. The Expanding World of PBS: Science, Values, and Vision. Jacksonville, FL.

Durand, V.M., Hieneman, M., Clarke, S., & Zona (Rinaldi), M. (2009). Optimistic parenting: Hope and help for parents with challenging children. In W. Sailor, G. Dunlap, G. Sugai, & R. Horner (Eds.), Handbook of positive behavior support (pp., 233-256). New York: Springer.

Christodulu, K.V., Magyar, C., Cohen, S., Kuhn, D., & Romancyzk, R. (Fall, 2008). Statewide Autism Initiative Evolves from Regional Center in Albany, NY. Autism Spectrum News, 1(1), 32.

Washington, L., & Christodulu, K.V. (October, 2008). Effects of a Classroom-Wide Peer Modeling Program on the Social Skills of Children with ASDs. Poster presented at the Autism 2008 Geneva Centre for Autism International Symposium. Toronto, ON.

Iovannone, R., Dunlap, G., Schwartz, I., & Christodulu, K.V. (2008, March). Evidence-Based Practices for Students with Autism: Factors affecting Implementation. Expert panel at the 5th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support. The Expanding World of PBS: Science, Values, and Vision. Chicago, IL.

Christodulu, K.V., & Zona (Rinaldi), M. (2007). Evaluating Sibling and Parent Relationships in Families of Children with Autism. Paper presented at the 4th Annual International Conference on Positive Behavior Support, Boston, MA.

Zona (Rinaldi), M., & Christodulu, K.V. (2007, March). Barriers to Successful Training in PBS: Predictors of Family Attrition. Paper presented at the 4th Annual International Conference of Positive Behavior Support, Boston, MA.

Durand, V.M., & Christodulu, K.V. (2006). Mental retardation. In M. Hersen (Ed.), Clinician's Handbook of Child Behavior Assessment (pp. 459-475). Academic Press.

Christodulu, K.V., Iovannone, R., Musslewhite, M., & Sansosti, J. (2005, March). Increasing Capacity of School Teams in Providing Positive Behavior Supports to Students with Autism. Paper presented at the 2nd International Conference on Positive Behavior Support. Tampa, FL.

Zona (Rinaldi), M., Christodulu, K.V., & Durand, V.M. (2004, October). Providing Social Support for Siblings of Children with Autism: An Evaluation of the SibShop Model. Poster presented at the 9th Annual Center for School Mental Health Assistance Conference on Advancing School-Based Mental Health. Dallas, TX.

Christodulu, K.V., & Durand, V.M. (2004). Reducing bedtime disturbances and night waking using positive bedtime routines and sleep restriction. Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, 19(3), 130-139.

Durand, V.M., & Christodulu, K.V. (2004). A description of a sleep restriction program to reduce bedtime disturbances and night waking. Journal of Positive Behavior Interventions 6(2), 65-90