Chatham University

Counseling Psychology (MSCP) Faculty and Staff

Jennifer Morse Ph.D.

Jennifer Morse

jmorse@chatham.edu
Assistant Professor
Hometown : Greensboro, NC
Joined Chatham : 2012

Academic Areas of Interest

Personality and Personality Disorders, Successful Aging, Late Life Mood Disorders, Learning-based Psychotherapies

Biography

I came to Pittsburgh for my Psychology Internship and expected to stay a year, but that was over a decade ago. I've found Pittsburgh to be a welcoming city both professionally and personally.

Education

  • B.A., Bryn Mawr College (Bryn Mawr, PA), 1993
  • PhD, Duke University (Durham, NC), 2002

Publications

  • Gildengers, A. G., Butters, M. A., Albert, S. M., Anderson, S. J., Dew, M. A., Erikson, K., Garand, L., Karp, J. F., Lockovich, M. H., Morse, J. & Reynolds, C. F. III. (accepted). The design and implementation of an intervention developing study: Retaining Cognition while Avoiding Late-Life Depression (ReCALL). American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.
  • Karp, J. F., Dew, M. A., Abdus, W., Fitzgerald, K., Weiner, D. K., Morse, J. Q., Albert, S., Butters, M., Gildengers, A. & Reynolds, C. F. III. (accepted). Challenges and solutions for depression prevention research: Methodology for a depression prevention trial for older adults with knee arthritis and emotional distress. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.
  • Siegle, G. J., D’Andrea, W., Jones, N., Hallquist, M. N., Stepp, S. D., Fortunato, A., Morse, J. Q., Pilkonis, P. A. (in press). Prolonged physiological reactivity and loss: Association of pupillary reactivity with negative thinking and feelings. International Journal of Psychophysiology.
  • Isacco, A. & Morse, J. Q. (in press). Male graduate students at a “women’s college”: Examining the roles of academic motivation, support, connection, and masculinity ideology. Sex Roles: A Journal of Research.
  • Raina, K. D., Morse, J. Q., Leibold, M., Chisholm, D., Shen, J., Whyte, E. (minor revisions). A pilot study examining the feasibility of a cognitive behavioral intervention to manage fatigue in individuals with traumatic brain injury. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation.
  • Kasckow, J., Morse, J. Q., Begley, A., Anderson, S., Bensasi, S. Thomas, S., Quinn, S. C. & Reynolds, C. F. III. (2014). Treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder symptoms in emotionally distressed individuals. Psychiatry Research, 220(1-2), 370-375. (PMC: 4253016)
  • Kasckow, J., Klaus, J., Morse, J., Oslin, D., Luther, J., Reynolds, C. & Haas, G. L. (2014). Using Problem Solving Therapy to treat veterans with subsyndromal depression: A pilot study. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 29(12), 1255-1261. (PMC: 4253016)
  • van London, G. J., Donovan, H. S., Beckjord, E. B., Cardy, A. L., Bovbjerg, D. H., Davidson, N. E., Morse, J. Q., Switzer, G. E., Verdonck-de Leeuw, I. M. & Dew, M. A. (2014). Perspectives of Postmenopausal Breast Cancer Survivors on Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy-related Symptoms. Oncology Nursing Forum, 41(6), 660-668. (PMID: 25355021)
  • Reynolds, C.F. III, Thomas, S. B., Morse, J. Q., Anderson, S. J., Albert, S. M., Dew, M. A., Begley, A. E., Karp, J. F., Gildengers, A., Butters, M. A., Stack, J.A., Kasckow, J., Miller, M.D., & Quinn, S.C. (2014). Early intervention to preempt major depression in older black and white adults. Psychiatric Services. 65(6), 765-73 (PMC: 4050338).
  • van Londen, G. J., Beckjord, E. B., Dew, M. A., Cooper, K. L., Davidson, N. E., Studenski, S. A., Bovbjerg, D. H., Donovan, H. S., Thurston, R. C., Morse, J. Q., Nutt, S., & Rechis, R. (2014). Association between adjuvant endocrine therapy and onset of physical and emotional concerns among breast cancer survivors. Journal of Supportive Care in Cancer. 22(4), 937-45. (PMC: 3987952)
  • Stepp, S. D., Scott, L. N., Morse, J. Q., Nolf, K. A., Hallquist, M. N., & Pilkonis, P. A. (2014). Emotion dysregulation as a maintenance factor of borderline personality disorder features. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 55(3), 657-666. (PMC: 3965595)
  • Pilkonis, P. A., Kim, Y., Yu, L. & Morse, J. Q. (2014). Adult attachment ratings (AAR): An item response theory analysis. Journal of Personality Assessment, 96(4), 417-425. (PMC: 3954965)
  • Scott, L. N., Kim, Y., Nolf, K. A., Hallquist, M. N., Wright, A. G. C., Stepp, S. D., Morse, J. Q. & Pilkonis, P. A. (2013). Preoccupied attachment and emotion dysregulation: Specific aspects of borderline personality disorder or general dimensions of personality pathology? Journal of Personality Disorders, 27(4), 473-495. (PMC: 3723709)
  • Wright, A. G. C., Hallquist, M. N., Morse, J. Q., Scott, L. N., Stepp, S. D., Nolf, K. A., & Pilkonis, P. A. (2013). Clarifying interpersonal heterogeneity in borderline personality disorder using latent mixture modeling. Journal of Personality Disorders, 27(2), 125-143. (PMC:3607958)
  • Kasckow, J., Brown, C., Morse, J. Q., Begley, A., Bensasi, S., & Reynolds, C. (2012). Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder symptoms in emotionally distressed individuals referred for a depression prevention: Relationship to problem solving skills. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 27(11), 1106-1111. (PMC: 3468913)
  • Miller, J. D., Morse, J. Q., Nolf, K. A., Stepp, S. D., & Pilkonis, P. A. (2012). Can DSM-IV borderline personality disorder be diagnosed via dimensional personality traits: A test of the DSM-5 personality disorder proposal. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 121(4), 944-950. (PMC: 3690497)
  • Morse, J. Q., Shaffer, D. R., Williamson, G. M., Dooley, W. K, & Schulz, R. (2012). Models of Self and Others and their relation to positive and negative caregiving responses. Psychology and Aging, 27(1), 211-218. (PMC: 3192310)
  • Karp, J. F., Rollman, B. L., Reynolds, C. F., Morse, J. Q., Lotrich, F., Mazumdar, S., Monroe, N. & Weiner, D. K. (2012). Addressing both depression and pain in late-life: The methodology of the ADAPT study. Pain Medicine, 13(3), 405-418. (PMC: 3309151)
  • Wallace, M.L., Dombrovski, A. Y., Morse, J. Q., Houck, P. R., Frank, E., Alexopoulos, G. S., Reynolds, C. F. III, & Schulz, R. (2012). Coping with health stresses and late-life depression in primary care: A two-year prospective study. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 27(2), 178-186. (PMC: 3184468)
  • Stepp, S. D., Smith, T. D., Morse, J. Q., Hallquist, M. N., & Pilkonis, P. A. (2012). Prospective associations among borderline personality disorders symptoms, interpersonal problems, and aggressive behaviors. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 27(1), 103-124. (PMC: 3575083)
  • Hill, J., Stepp, S. D., Wan, M. W., Hope, H., Morse, J. Q., Steele, M., Steele, H., & Pilkonis, P. A. (2011). Attachment, borderline personality, and romantic relationship dysfunction. Journal of Personality Disorders, 25(6), 789-805. (PMC: 4075428)
  • Stepp, S. D., Hallquist, M. N., Morse, J. Q., Pilkonis, P. A. (2011). Multimethod investigation of interpersonal functioning in borderline personality disorder. Personality Disorder: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 2:175-192. (PMC: 3146035)
  • Kasckow, J., Ingram, E., Brown, C., Tew, J. D., Conner, K. O., Morse, J. Q., Hass, G. L., Reynolds, C. F., & Oslin, D. W. Differences in treatment attitudes between depressed African-American and Caucasian veterans in primary care. Psychiatric Services, 62(4), 426-429. (PMC: 3089655)
  • Rosen, D. A., Morse, J. Q., & Reynolds, C. F. III (2010). Adapting problem solving therapy for depressed older adults in methadone maintenance treatment. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 40(2), 132-141. (PMC: 3142774)
  • Kelly, M. A. R., Morse, J. Q., Stover, A., Hofkens, T., Huisman, E., Shulman, S., Eisen, S. V., Becker, S. J., Weinfurt, K., & Pilkonis, P. A. (2011). Describing depression: Congruence between patient experiences and clinical assessments. British Journal of Clinical Psychology,50, 46-66. (PMC: 3136556)
  • Pilkonis, P. A., Hallquist, M. N., Morse, J. Q., & Stepp, S. D. (2011). Striking the (im)proper balance between scientific advances and clinical utility: Commentary on the DSM-5 proposal for personality disorders. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research and Treatment, 2(1), 68-82. (PMC: 3143499)
  • Few, L. R., Miller, J. D., Morse, J. Q., Yaggi, K. E., Reynolds, S. K., & Pilkonis, P. A. (2010). Examining the reliability and validity of clinician ratings on the Five Factor Model score sheet. Psychological Assessment, 17(4), 440-453. (PMC: 3682410).
  • Sriwattanakomen, R., McPherron, J., Chatman, J., Morse, J. Q., Martire, L. M., Karp, J. F., Houck, P. R., Bensasi, S., Houle, J., Stack, J. A., Woods, M., Block, B., Thomas, S. B., Quinn, S. & Reynolds, C. F. R. III. (2010). A comparison of the frequencies of risk factors for depression in older black and white participants in a study of indicated preventive intervention. International Psychogeriatrics, 22, 1240-1247. (PMC: 3040637)
  • Reynolds, C.F., Dew, M.A., Martire, L.M., Miller, M.D., Cyranowski, J.M., Lenze, E, Whyte, E.M., Mulsant, B.H., Pollock, B.G., Karp, J.F., Gildengers, A., Szanto, K., Dombrovski, A.Y., Andreescu, C., Butters, M.A., Morse, J.Q., Houck, P.R., Bensasi, S., Mazumdar. S., Stack, J.A., & Frank. E: Treating depression to remission in older adults: A controlled evaluation of combined interpersonal psychotherapy and escitalopram with depression care management. (2010). International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 25(11), 1134–1141. (PMCID: 3004217)
  • Miller, J. D., Maples, J., Few, L. R., Morse, J. Q., Yaggi, K. E., & Pilkonis, P. A. (2010). Using clinician-rated Five-Factor Model data to score the DSM-IV personality disorders. Journal of Personality Assessment, 92, 296-305. (PMC: 3698561) *Winner of Journal of Personality Assessment Walter Klopfer Award*
  • Kasckow, J., Brown, C., Morse, J. Q., Karpov, I. Bensasi, S., Thomas, S. B., Ford, A., Reynolds, C. F. III (2010). Racial preferences for participation in a depression prevention trial involving problem-solving therapy. Psychiatric Services, 61(7), 722-724. (PMC:3044189)
  • Harrison, K. E., Dombrovski, A. Y., Morse, J. Q., Houck, P., Schlernitzauer, M., Reynolds, C. F. III, & Szanto, K. (2010). Alone? Perceived social support and chronic interpersonal difficulties in suicidal elders. International Psychogeriatrics, 22(3), 445-454. (PMC: 3045785)
  • Gibbs, L. M., Dombrovski, A. Y., Morse, J., Siegle, G. J. Houck, P. R., & Szanto, K. (2009). When the solution is part of the problem: problem solving in elderly suicide attempters. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 24(12), 1396-1404. (PMC: 3044335)
  • Stepp, S. D., Pilkonis, P. A., Yaggi, K. E., Morse, J. Q., & Feske U. (2009). Interpersonal and emotional experiences of social interactions in borderline personality disorder. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 197, 484-491. (PMCID: 2757039)
  • Martire, L.M., Hinrichsen, G.A., Morse, J.Q., Reynolds III, C.F., Gildengers, A.G., Mulsant, B.H., Schulz, R., Frank, E., & Kupfer, D.J. (2009). The Mood Disorder Burden Index: A scale for assessing the burden of caregivers to adults with unipolar or bipolar disorder. Psychiatry Research, 168(1), 67-77. (PMC: 2727157)
  • Morse, J. Q., Hill, J., Pilkonis, P. A., Yaggi, K., Broyden, N., Stepp, S., Reed, L. I., & Feske, U. (2009). Anger, preoccupied attachment, and domain disorganization in borderline personality disorder. Journal of Personality Disorders, 23, 240-257. (PMC: 2821703)
  • Hill, J., Pilkonis, P. A., Morse, J. Q., Feske, U., Reynolds, S., Hope, H., Charest, C., Broyden, N. (2008). Social domain dysfunction and disorganisation in borderline personality disorder. Psychological Medicine, 38(1), 135-146. (PMCID 2828321)
  •  Miller, J. D., Campbell, K., Pilkonis, P. A. & Morse, J. Q. (2008). Assessment procedures for narcissistic personality disorder: A comparison of the Personality Diagnostic Questionnaire-4+ and best estimate clinical judgments. Psychological Assessment, 15(4), 483-92. (PMC: 2841972)
  • Carreira, K., Miller, M. D., Frank, E., Houck, P. R., Morse, J. Q., Dew, M. A., Butters, M. A., & Reynolds ,C. F. III. (2008). A controlled evaluation of monthly maintenance interpersonal psychotherapy in late-life depression with varying levels of cognitive function. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 23(11), 1110-1113. (PMC: 2872074)
  • Stepp, S. D., Morse, J. Q., Yaggi, K. Y., Reynolds, S. K., Reed, L. I., Pilkonis, P. A. The role of attachment styles and interpersonal problems in self-injurious behaviors (2008). Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 38, 592-607. (PMC: 2823257)
  • Castel, L. D, Williams, K. A., Bosworth, H. B., Eisen, S. V., Hahn, E. A., Irwin, D. E., Kelly, M. A. R., Morse, J., Stover, A., DeWalt, D. A., DeVellis, R. F. (2008). Content validity in the PROMIS social health domain: a qualitative analysis of focus group data. Quality of Life Research, 17(5), 737-749. (PMC: 2757448)
  • Sriwattanakomen R, Ford A. F., Thomas, S. B., Miller, M. D., Stack, J.A., Morse J.Q., Kasckow, J., Brown, C., & Reynolds, C. F. III. (2008). Preventing depression in later life: translation from concept to experimental design and implementation. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 16(6), 460-468. (PMC: 2766668)
  • Martire, L. M., Schulz, R., Reynolds, C. F. III, Morse, J. Q., Butters, M. A., & Hinrichsen, G. A. (2008). Impact of close family members and their role in patients’ early treatment response. Psychology and Aging, 23(2), 447-52. (PMC: 2788400)
  • Marshal, M.P., Friedman, M.S., Stall, R., King, K.M., Miles, J., Gold, M.A., Bukstein, O.G., & Morse, J.Q. (2008). Sexual orientation and adolescent substance use: A meta-analysis and methodological review. Addiction, 103, 546-556. (PMC: 2680081)
  • Saghafi, R. Butters, M. A., Cyranowski, J., Dew, M. A., Frank, E., Gildengers, A., Groff, H., Karp, J., Martire, L., Mazumdar, S., Miller M., Mulsant, B., Weber, E., Whyte, E., Morse, J., Stack, J., Houck, P. R., Bensasi, S.; Reynolds, C. F. III. (2007). Predicting treatment response to Escitalopram monotherarapy in late-life major depression. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 22, 1141-1146. (PMC: 3579589)
  • Morse, J. Q. & Pilkonis, P. A. (2007). Screening for personality disorders. Journal of Personality Disorders, 21(2), 179-198. (PMC: 2842099)
  • Miller, M. D., Richards, V., Zuckoff, A., Martire, L. M., Morse, J. Q., Frank, E., & Reynolds, C. F., III (2007). A model for modifying interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) for depressed elders with cognitive impairment. Clinical Gerontologist, 30(2), 79-101.
  • Morse, J. Q., Pilkonis, P. A., Houck, P. A., Frank, E., & Reynolds, C. F., III (2005). The impact of cluster C personality disorders on outcomes of acute and maintenance treatment in late-life depression. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 13, 808-814. (PMC: 16166411)
  • Morse, J. Q. & Robins, C.J. (2005). Personality life-event congruence effects in late-life depression. Journal of Affective Disorders, 84, 25-31. (PMID: 15620382)
  • Lynch, T. R., Cheavens, J. S., Morse, J. Q., & Rosenthal, M. Z. (2004). A model predicting suicide ideation and hopelessness in depressed older adults: The impact of emotional inhibition and affect intensity. Aging & Mental Health, 8, 486-497. (PMID: 15724830)
  • Morse, J. Q. & Lynch, T. R. (2004). A preliminary investigation of self-reported personality disorders in late life: Prevalence, predictors of depressive severity, and clinical correlates. Aging & Mental Health, 8, 307-315. (PMID: 15370047)
  • Miller, J. D., Pilkonis, P. A., & Morse, J. Q. (2004). Five-factor model prototypes for personality disorders: The utility of self-reports and observer ratings. Assessment, 11, 127-138. (PMID: 15171460)
  • Lynch, T. L., Morse, J. Q., Mendelson, T., & Robins, C. J. (2003). Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Depressed Older Adult: A Randomized Pilot Study. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 11, 33-45. (PMID: 12527538)
  • Morse, J. Q., Robins, C. J., & Gittes-Fox, M. (2002). Relation between sociotropy and autonomy and DSM-III-R personality disorders. Journal of Personality Disorders, 16, 549-560. (PMID: 12616830)
  • Lynch, T. R., Morse, J. Q., & Vitt, C. M. (2002). Dialectical behavior therapy for depressed older adults. The Behavior Therapist, 25, 7-8. (PMID 1257538)
  • Koons, C. R., Robins, C. J., Tweed, J. L., Lynch, T. R., Gonzalez, A. M., Morse, J. Q., Bishop, G. K., Butterfield, M. I., & Bastian, L. A. (2001). Efficacy of Dialectical Behavior Therapy in women veterans with borderline personality disorder. Behavior Therapy, 32, 371-290.
  • Lynch, T. R., Robins, C. J., Morse, J. Q., & Krause, E.D. (2001). A mediational model relating affect intensity, emotion inhibition, and psychological distress. Behavior Therapy, 32, 519-536.
  • Lynch, T. R., Robins, C. J., & Morse, J. Q. (2001). Couple functioning in depression: The roles of sociotropy and autonomy. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 57, 93-103. Reprinted (2003). 59, 1349-1359. (PMID: 11211292)
  • Morse, J. Q. & Lynch, T. R. (2000). Personality disorders in late life. Current Psychiatry Reports, 2, 24-31. (PMID: 11122928)
  • Foltz, C., Morse, J. Q., & Barber, J. P. (1999). Self and observer reports of interpersonal problems in couples. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 55(1), 27-37. (PMID: 10100829)
  • Foltz, C. Barber, J. P., Weinryb, R. M., Morse, J. Q., & Chittams, J. (1999). Consistency of themes across interpersonal relationships. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 18, 204-222.
  • Barber, J. P., Morse, J. Q., Krakauer, I. D., Chittams, J., & Crits-Christoph, K. (1997). Change in obsessive-compulsive and avoidant personality disorders following time-limited supportive-expressive therapy. Psychotherapy, 34, 133-143.
  • Foltz, C., Morse, J. Q., Calvo, N., & Barber, J. P. (1997). Self- and observer-ratings on the NEOFFI in couples: Initial evidence of the psychometric properties of an observer form. Assessment, 4, 287-296.
  • Barber, J. P. & Morse, J. Q. (1994). Validation of the Wisconsin Personality Disorders Inventory with the SCID-II and PDE. Journal of Personality Disorders, 8, 307-319.
  • Miller, M. D. & Morse, J. Q. (2013). “Psychotherapeutic approaches for depression, cognitive impairment, and personality disorder” in Geriatric Psychiatry: Pittsburgh Pocket Psychiatry. M. D. Miller & L. K. Solai, eds. (University Press: New York)
  • Morse, J. Q. & Reynolds, C. F. III. (2007). “Psychosocial care of the elderly with mental illness” in Cambridge Handbook of Psychology, Health, & Medicine, 2nd edition. S. Ayers, A. Baum, C. McManus, S. Newman, K. Wallston, J. Weinman, & R. West, eds. (Cambridge University Press: New York).
  • Barber, J. P., Crits-Christoph, P. & Morse, J.Q. (1995). “Why we should develop psychodynamic treatments for specific psychiatric disorders” in Dynamic Therapies for Psychiatric Disorders (Axis I). J.P. Barber and P. Crits-Christoph, eds. (Basic Books: New York).

Certifications

  • Pennsylvania Licensed Psychologist (PS017224)

Presentations

  • Loughran, M. J & Morse, J. (2014). Sport Retirement Anxiety in Division III Collegiate Athletes. Paper presented at North American Sports Psychology Conference in Philadelphia, PA March 28-30, 2014
  • Wright, A.G.C., Morse, J.Q., Hallquist, M.N., & Pilkonis, P.A. (2012, March). Modeling interpersonal heterogeneity in borderline personality disorder using latent mixture modeling. In C. J. Hopwood (chair) “Personality typologies: Empirical approaches and clinical utility” symposium conducted at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality Assessment, Chicago, IL
  • Morse, J. Q. (2011, November). Pursuing health goals: Strategies and their relation to depressive symptoms. In J. Heckhausen (chair) “Engagement and Disengagement among Older Adults: Adaptation to Illness and Disability” symposium conducted at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of American, Boston, MA.
  • Wright, A. G. C., Morse, J. Q., Hallquist, M. N. & Pilkonis, P. A. (2012, March). Modeling interpersonal heterogeneity in borderline personality disorder using latent mixture modeling. In C. Hopwood (chair) “Personality typologies: Empirical approaches and clinical utility” symposium conducted at the meeting of the Society for Personality Assessment, Chicago, IL. (Paper presented by A. G. C. Wright)
  • Morse, J. Q. (2010, April). Problem solving training. Presentation as part of Problem Solving Training in the Medical Home breakout session at VA Patient Centered Medical Home Summit conference, Las Vegas, NV April 12-15, 2010.
  • Kasckow, J. & Morse, J. Q. (2009, March). Teaching psychotherapy to geriatric psychiatry fellows. Presentation at the meeting of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, Honolulu, HI.
  • Morse, J. Q., Pilkonis, P. A., & Schulz, R. (2009). Personal goals and resilience in the face of physical limitations. In J. Q. Morse (chair) “Optimal Aging and Resilience in Late Life” symposium conducted at the meeting of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, Honolulu, HI.
  • Morse, J.Q., Pilkonis, P.A., Miller, M.D., Richards, V., Martire, L.M, & Reynolds, C.F., III. (2004, November). Attachment style in late life depression: Relation to depression, treatment compliance and outcome. Paper presented at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Washington, DC.
  • Morse, J.Q. & Robins, C.J. (2002, November). The Personality Style-Life Event Congruence Hypothesis tested in late-life depression. Paper presented at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston, MA.
  • Lynch, T. R. & Morse, J. Q. (2000, November). Dialectical behavior treatment of the multi-problem elderly depressed patient. Workshop co-presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, New Orleans, LA.
  • Lynch, T. L. & Morse, J. Q. (1999). Dialectical Behavior Therapy for the Elderly Multi-Problem Patient. Workshop presented at New Hampshire Coalition on Substance Abuse and the Elderly, Manchester, NH.
  • Robins, C. R., Koons, C. R., Morse, J. Q., & Lynch, T. R. (1999, November). Predictors of outcome in treatment of borderline women veterans. Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Toronto, Canada (Paper presented by C. J. Robins).
  • Lynch, T. R., Morse, J. Q., Mendelson, T., Baird, S., Compton, J. S., & Robins, C. R. (1999, November). DBT for treatment of elderly depression: A randomized controlled trial. Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Toronto, Canada. (Paper presented by T. R. Lynch)
  • Lynch, T. R., Morse, J. Q., Baird, S., Mendelson, T., Compton, J. S., Artigues, D., & Robins, C. J. (1998, November). Dialectical behavior therapy for treatment of elderly depression: DBT-D. Paper presented at the meeting of the International Society for the Improvement and Teaching of Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Washington, D.C. (Paper presented by T. R. Lynch)
  • Koons, C. R., Robins, C. J., Bishop, G. K., Morse, J. Q., Tweed, L. J., Lynch, T. R., Gonzalez, A. M., Butterfield, M. J. & Bastian, L. A. (1998, November). Efficacy of dialectical behavior therapy with borderline women veterans: A randomized controlled trial: Dissemination and efficacy across sites and populations. Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Washington, D.C. (paper presented by C. R. Koons and C. J. Robins)
  • Lynch, T. R., Robins, C. J., & Morse, J. Q. (1997, August). Couple functioning in depression: The roles of sociotropy and autonomy. Paper presented at the meeting of the American Psychological Association, Chicago, IL. (Paper presented by C. J. Robins)
  • Black, J.B., Morse, J. Q., Chisolm, D. J., Marshal, M. P. (2015, June). Substance use disparities among sexual minority adolescent girls: The mediating role of victimization and emotion dysregulation. Poster presented at the meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism, San Antonio, TX.
  • Shultz, M. H. S., Marshal, M. P., Morse, J. Q., Fergusson, J., & Carmel, T. (2015, April). Exploring the lives of transgender youth and their caregivers: A photovoice study. Poster presented at the meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies, San Diego, CA.
  • Schmidt, J. E., Bovbjerg, D. H., Beckjord, E., Posluszny, D. M., Low, C. A., Lowery, A. E., Dew, M. A., Nutt, S. A., Arvey, S. R., Rechis, R., Butters, M., Morse, J.& Drappatz, J. (2015, April). Symptoms of depression associated with cognitive dysfunction in cancer survivors: Implications for a novel treatment strategy. Poster presented at the meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Antonio, TX.
  • Morse, J. Q., Pilkonis, P. A., Schulz, R., & Wrosch, C. (2012, March). Pursuing health goals: Strategies and their relation to depressive symptoms. Poster presented at the meeting of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, Washington, DC.
  • Garand, L., Morse, J. Q., Pilkonis, P. A., Dew, M. A. (2012, March). The influence of attachment on depression and anxiety in the context of family caregiver burden. Poster presented at the meeting of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, Washington, DC.
  • Van Londen, G., Beckjord, E., Dew, M., Davidson, N., Studenski, D., Bovbjerg, D., Donovan, H., Thurston, R., Morse, J., Nutt, S., Rechis, R. (2012, April). The physical and emotional concerns of breast cancer survivors on adjuvant endocrine therapy. Poster presented at the meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA.
  • Maples, J. L., Miller, J. D., Few, L. R., Morse, J. Q., Yaggi, K. E., & Pilkonis, P. A. (2010, November). Using the clinician-rated five factor model data to score the DSM-IV personality disorders. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco, CA.
  • Kasckow, J., Brown, C., Morse, J. Q., Begley, A., Bensasi, S., & Reynolds, C. (2011, March). Rates of traumatic exposure and post-traumatic stress disorder in sub-syndromally depressed participants in a prevention research intervention. Poster presented at the meeting of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, Savannah, GA.
  • Kasckow, J., Brown, C., Morse, J., Karpov, I., Bensasi, S., Thomas, S., Ford, A., & Reynolds, C. (2009, March). Racial preferences for participation in a depression prevention research intervention. Poster presented at the meeting of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, Honolulu, HI.
  • Lammie, K. B., Stepp, S. D., Morse, J. Q., Yaggi, K. E., & Pilkonis, P. A. (2008, May). Assessing Interpersonal Experiences: Retrospective Reports Lack Convergence with Ecological Measurements. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Society, Chicago, IL.
  • Morse, J. Q., Pilkonis, P. A. & Schulz, R. (2008, November). Personal goals and coping across the lifespan. Poster presented at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, National Harbor, MD.
  • Castel, L. D, Williams, K. A., Bosworth, H. B., Eisen, S. V., Hahn, E. A., Irwin, D. E., Kelly, M. A. R., Morse, J. Q., Stover, A., DeWalt, D. A., DeVellis, R. F. (2008, March). Content validity in the PROMIS social health domain: a qualitative analysis of focus group data. Poster presented at the Second PROMIS Conference: Improving measurement of patient reported outcomes – New Tools and the science behind them, Bethesda, MD.
  • Kelly, M. A. R., Morse, J. Q., Stover, A., Hofkens, T., Huisman, E., Shulman, S., Eisen, S., Becker, S. J., Weinfurt, K., & Pilkonis, P. A. (2008, March). External validation of the PROMIS depression item bank via patient focus groups. Poster presented at the Second PROMIS Conference: Improving measurement of patient reported outcomes – New Tools and the science behind them, Bethesda, MD.
  • Morse, J. Q., Dooley, W. K., Shaffer, D. R., Schulz, R., & Williamson, G. M. (2008, March). Attachment Style and Caregiving Outcomes. Poster presented at the meeting of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry, Orlando, FL.
  • Aijlore, O, Depp, C. A. (co-chairs), Fasion, W. E., Morse, J., Murphy, C. F. (panelists). (2007, December). “Getting Started: Experiences, Challenges, Concerns, Impressions and Targeting Opportunities in Launching Careers” panel presentation at Challenges in Recruitment, Retention, and Career Development in Geriatric Mental Health Research, meeting co-sponsored by NIMH and MediSpin, Inc., Potomac, MD.
  • Morse, J.Q., Pilkonis, P.A., Miller, M.D., Richards, V., Martire, L.M, & Reynolds, C.F., III. (2004, June). Attachment style in late life depression: Relation to Depression, Treatment Compliance and Outcome. Poster presented at Western Psychiatric Institute & Clinic Annual Research Day, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Morse, J.Q., Ferri, C.V., Strauss, J.L., & Lynch, T.R. (2002, November). Selection bias in clinical studies of late life depression: is there any? Poster presented at the meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, Boston, MA.
  • Morse, J.Q., Vitt, C.M., & Lynch, T.R. (2001, November). A mediational model of hopelessness and suicidal ideation in older adults. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Morse, J.Q., Crozier, J., & Lynch, T.R. (2001, November). Emotional socialization, current attachment, and experiential avoidance: A mediational model. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Morse, J. Q. & Lynch, T. R. (2000, November). A preliminary investigation of self-reported personality disorders in late life. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, New Orleans, LA.
  • Lynch, T. L. & Morse, J. Q. (2000, November). Experiential avoidance: Validation with a behavioral choice paradigm. Poster presented at the meeting for the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA.
  • Zucker, N. L., Morse, J. Q., Vitt, C. M., & Lynch, T. R. (2000, November). Traumatic grief: An examination of the role of emotion dysregulation on symptom development. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, New Orleans, LA.
  • Morse, J. Q., Gittes-Fox, M., & Robins, C. R. (1999, November). Relations between sociotropy and autonomy and DSM-III-R personality disorders. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Toronto, Canada.
  • Lynch, T. R., Robins, C. J., & Morse, J. Q. (1997, November). The relationship between emotional intensity and the suppression of thoughts and feelings to depression, hopelessness, and parasuicide. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Washington, D.C.
  • Morse, J. Q. (2015). “Successful Aging” lecture in PsyD Human Development course.
  • Morse, J. Q. & Levine, M. (2013). “Skills training and distress tolerance” presentation to WPIC DBT Training seminar.
  • Morse, J. Q. (2011, November). Problem solving therapy: An introduction. Presentation at Brain, Behavior, and Cancer Seminar series, Hillman Cancer Center, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Morse, J. Q. and Kasckow, J. (2011, February). Problem solving therapy. Clinical staff in-service training at VA Community-Based Outpatient Clinic, Washington, PA.
  • Morse, J.Q. (2010, December). Problem solving therapy, with a focus on older adults and post-partum depression. Clinical staff in-service training at Emergency Medicine Center, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Morse, J. Q. (2010, December). Problem solving therapy. LIFE Successful Aging Workshop, Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Morse, J. Q. and Kasckow, J. (2010, April). Problem solving therapy. Clinical staff in-service training at VA Community-Based Outpatient Clinic, Uniontown, PA.
  • Morse, J. Q. and Kasckow, J. (2009, April). Problem solving therapy. Clinical staff in-service training at VA Community-Based Outpatient Clinic, Erie, PA.
  • Morse, J. Q. (2008). “Prevalence and Assessment of Personality Disorders” presentation to MA Epidemiology students.
  • Morse, J. Q. (2006). “Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Older adults” presentation to geropsychiatry fellows.
  • Morse, J. Q. (2005). “Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Older adults” presentation to postdoctoral fellows, WPIC staff, and PGY3 students.