Amy Altszuler

Amy Altszuler

Education

  • FIU Clinical Science PhD Program, Mentor: William E. Pelham, Jr.
  • B.A., Psychology, University of Miami

Research Interests

Amy’s research examines evidence-based treatments for elementary school children with ADHD and conduct problems. Specifically, Amy’s research focuses on developing and disseminating interventions for this population.

Publications:

Altszuler, A. R., Page, T. F., Gnagy, E. M., Coxe, S., Arrieta, A., Molina, B. S. G., Pelham, W. E. (under review). Financial Dependence of Young Adults with ADHD. Paper submitted for publication.

Sibley, M. H., Campez, M., Perez, A., Morrow, A.S., Merrill, B. M., Altszuler, A. R., Coxe, S., Yeguez, C. E. (under review). Parent Management of Organization, Time Management, and Planning Deficits among Adolescents with ADHD. Paper submitted for publication.

Waschbusch, D. A., Willoughby, M. T., Haas, S. M., Helseth, S. A., Crum, K. I., Altszuler, A. R., Ross, J. M., Coles, E. K., & Pelham Jr., W. E. (under review). Effects of behavioral treatment modified to fit the learning style of children with conduct problems and callous-unemotional (CU) traits. Paper submitted for publication.

Sibley, M. H., Altszuler, A. R., Ross, J. M., Sanchez, F., Pelham, W. E., & Gnagy, E. M. (2014). A group- based parent-teen collaborative intervention for high school students with ADHD. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 21, 32-42.

Sibley, M. H., Altszuler, A. R., Morrow, A. S., & Merrill, B. M. (2014). Mapping the Academic Problem Behaviors of Adolescents with ADHD. School Psychology Quarterly, 29(4), 422-437.

Presentations:

Fenley, A., Wyszynski, C. M., Toffey, K. L., Comer, J. S., Kuriyan, A., Altszuler, A. R., Grant, K., Chu, B. C. (under review). Who watches the Watchmen? Professional profiles and satisfaction results from a large internet-based continuing education dissemination effort. Poster submitted for presentation at the Annual Convention of the Association for Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies, Chicago, IL.

Altszuler, A. R., Morrow, A. S., Merrill, B. M., MacPhee, F. L., Gnagy, E. M., Greiner, A. R., Coxe, S., Pelham, W. E. (2014, November). The Unique and Combined Effects of Stimulant Medication and Training on the Sports Competence of Children with ADHD. Poster presented at the annual convention of the Association for Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Merrill, B. M., Morrow, A. S., Altszuler, A. R., Gnagy, E. M., Greiner, A. R., Coles, E., MacPhee, F. L., Coxe, S., & Pelham, W. E. (2014, November). Psychostimulants and parent training: Unique and combined effects on homework problems, completion, and accuracy of children with ADHD. Poster presented at the annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Morrow, A. S., Merrill, B. M., Altszuler, A. R., Gnagy, E. M., Greiner, A. R., & Pelham, W. E. (2014, November). Between- and Within-Subjects Effects of Methylphenidate on Reading Fluency in Children With ADHD. Poster presented at the annual convention of the Association for Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Altszuler, A. R., Gnagy, E. M., Greiner, A. R., Pelham, W. E., MTA Cooperative Group (2014, August). Compliance with Behavioral Treatment in the MTA. Poster presented at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

Page, T. F., Altszuler, A. R., Pelham, W., Gnagy, E. M., Molina, B. S. G., Pelham, W. E. (2014, August). Financial Dependence of Young Adults with ADHD. Poster presented at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

Haas, S. M., Morrison, L., Waschbusch, D. A., Willoughby, M. W., Derefinko, K. J., Helseth, S., Crum, K., Altszuler, A., Ross, J. M., Coles, E. K., & Pelham, W. E. (2014, March). Validity of multiple informant evaluations of callous-unemotional traits in children with conduct problems. In S. M. Haas (Chair). Assessment of youth callous-unemotional traits. Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychology Law Society, New Orleans, LA.

Altszuler, A. R., Crum, K. I., & Waschbusch, D. A. (2013, June). Understanding the public perception of callous-unemotional traits. Poster presented at the Society for the Scientific Study of Psychopathy annual conference. Washington, D.C.

Waschbusch, D. A., Willoughby, M. T., Haas, S. M., Helseth, S. A., Crum, K. I., Altszuler, A., Ross, J. M., & Coles, E. (2013, June). Callous-unemotional traits and treatment response in elementary school age children with conduct problems. Paper presented at the Society for the Scientific Study of Psychopathy annual conference. Washington, D.C.

Altszuler, A., Baker, E. A., McNutt, M.D., Hooper, M.W. (2012, March). Cigarette use and ADHD symptoms among college students. Poster presented at Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco annual conference. Houston, TX.