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Janet Yarboi

Graduate Student
Research Area: Clinical Science


Interested in the impact of social-environmental stress and parenting on psychological and cognitive development in pediatric populations

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Representative Publications

Peer-Reviewed Publications:

Yarboi, J., Compas, B.E., Brody, G.H., White, D., Patterson, J.R., Ziara, K., & King, A. (2015, in press). Association of social environmental factors with cognitive function in children with sickle cell disease. Child Neuropsychology

Bemis, H., Yarboi, J., Gerhardt, C. A., Vannatta, K., Desjardins, L., Murphy, L., Rodriguez, E., & Compas, B. E. (2015). Childhood cancer in context: Sociodemographic factors, stress, and psychological distress among mothers and children. Journal of Pediatric Psychology.

Presentations:

Yarboi, J., Bemis, H., Lord, J., Williams, E., DeBaun, M., & Compas, B. E. (2015, November). Attention Deficits in Children with Sickle Cell Disease: Exploring the Link between Parenting Stress and Working Memory. Poster presentation at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Annual Convention, Chicago, IL.

Yarboi, J., Bemis, H., Lord, J., Williams, E., DeBaun, M., & Compas, B. E. (2015, May). Internalizing and Externalizing Problems in Children with Sickle Cell Disease: Associations with coping and Parent Depression. Poster presentation at the Association for Psychological Science Annual Convention, New York City, NY.

Bemis, H., Yarboi, J., Lord, J., Williams, E., DeBaun, M., & Compas, B. E. (2015, April). Demographic Factors Impact Parenting Stress Among Parents of Children with Sickle Cell Disease. Poster presentation at the Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX. 

Yarboi, J., Bemis, H., Lord, J., Williams, E., DeBaun, M., & Compas, B. E. (2015, April). Disease-Related Parenting Stress in Caregivers of Children with Sickle Cell Disease. Poster presentation at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, San Diego, CA.

Yarboi, J., Bemis, H., Lord, J., Williams, E., DeBaun, M., Compas, B.E. (2014, September). Social-Environmental Factors and Cognitive Function in Children with Sickle Cell Disease. Poster presentation at the Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN.

Yarboi, J., Compas., B.E., King, A. (2014, March). The Longitudinal Association of Home Routine with Executive Function in Children with Sickle Cell Disease. Poster presentation at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Yarboi, J., Brody, G., White, D., Compas, B.E., King, A. (2014, March). The Association Between Executive Function and Internalizing Problems in Adolescents with Sickle Cell Disease. Poster presentation at the Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting, Austin, TX.

Yarboi, J., Bemis, H., Rodriguez, E.R., Dunn, M.J., Gerhardt, C.A., Vannatta, K., & Compas, B.E. (2013, April). The Effects of Single Parenting on Distress and Coping in Children with Cancer. Poster presentation at the 2013 Society for Research in Child Development Biennial Meeting, Seattle, WA.  


Honors

Ursula Meyer Clinical Psychology Scholarship