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Allegra Skye Anderson


Research Area: Clinical Science


Risk and resiliency factors influencing the development of internalizing disorders.

I am interested in risk and resiliency factors influencing the development of internalizing disorders, particularly in the context of individuals who have experienced early life adversity.

Representative Publications

Peer-reviewed Publications:

Hur, J., Smith, J., DeYoung, K.A., Anderson, A.S., Kuang, J., Kim, H.C., Tillman, R. Kuhn, M., Fox, A.S., Shackman, A.J. (in press) Anxiety and the neurobiology of uncertain threat anticipation. Journal of Neuroscience.

Prussien, K.V., Siciliano, R.R., Ciregio, A., Anderson, A.S., Sathanayagam, R., Compas, B.E. (2020) Correlates of Cognitive Function in Sickle Cell Disease: A Meta-Analysis. Journal of Pediatric Psychology. 

Vreeland, A., Ebert, J.S., Kuhn, T.M., Gracey, K.A., Shaffer, A.M., Watson, K.H., Gruhn, M.A., Henry, L., Dickey, L., Siciliano, R., Anderson, A.S., Compas, B.E. (2020) Predictors of Placement Disruptions in Foster Care. Child Abuse and Neglect.

Hur, J., DeYoung, K.A., Islam, S.*, Anderson, A.S.*, Barstead, M.G., Shackman, A.J. (2019) Social context and the real-world consequences of social anxiety. *Contributed equally. Psychological Medicine.

 

Manuscripts Under Review and In Preparation:

Anderson, A.S., Watson, K.H., Reising, M.M., Dunbar, J.P., Bettis, A.H., Gruhn, M.A., Compas, B.E. (revision under review) Socialization of Coping Moderates the Relationship Between Child Coping and Anxious/Depressed Symptoms in Youth.

Watson, K.H., Anderson, A.S., Savin, K., Penner, F., Williams, E., Reising, M., Dunbar, J., Bettis, A.H., Gruhn, M., Compas, B.E. (invited resubmission) Observed Maternal Coping Socialization and Child Internalizing Symptoms: The Roles of Maternal Depressive Symptoms and Peer Stress. 

Anderson, A.S., Siciliano, R.E., Reising, M.M., Watson, K.H., Dunbar, J.P., Bettis, A.H., Gruhn, M.A., Compas, B.E. (in-prep) Adolescents' Coping and Symptoms of Anxiety and Depression: Associations with Age, Sex, and Interpersonal Stress.

Barstead, M.G., DeYoung, K.A., Anderson, A.S.,  Islam, S., Weinstein, J.S., Hur, J., Grogans, S.E., Smith, J.F., Kuhn, M., Fox, A.S., Shackman, A.J. (in-prep) Dispositional Negativity and the Momentary Challenges of Daily Life and the Laboratory: Dissecting the Pathways Underlying Pervasive Misery.

 

Symposium Presentations:

Gruhn, M.A., Watson, K.H., Henry, L., Vreeland, A., Siciliano, R., Anderson, A.S., Dickey, L., Ebert, J., Kuhn, T., Compas, B.E. (2019) Physiologic and Cognitive-behavioral Responses to Stress as Predictors of Internalizing Problems in Youth With and Without Trauma Histories. Symposium  presented at the 2019 annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Atlanta, GA.


Selected Conference Poster Presentations:

Anderson, A.S., Ebert, J., Kuhn, T., Watson, K., Gruhn, M., Vreeland, A., Henry, L., Siciliano, R., Ciriegio, A., Torres, S., Compas, B.E. (2020) Financial Insecurity and Parental Educational Attainment Moderate the Relationship Between Child Neglect and Youths’ Anxious/Depressed Symptoms. Poster submitted for presentation at the 2020 Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. 

Siciliano, R., Ebert, J., Kuhn, T., Watson, K., Gruhn, M., Vreeland, A., Henry, L., Anderson, A.S., Ciriegio, A., Torres, S., Compas, B.E. (2020). Current Stress Moderates the Association Between Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Symptoms of Anxiety and Depression in Youth. Poster submitted for presentation at the 2020 Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

Henry, L., Torres, S., Watson, K., Ebert, J., Kuhn, T., Gruhn, M., Vreeland, A., Siciliano, R., Anderson, A.S., Ciriegio, A., Compas, B.E. (2020). Moment-to-Moment Affect Synchrony in Caregiver-Child Interactions. Poster submitted for presentation at the 2020 Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

Anderson, A.S., Siciliano, R., Henry, L., Ebert, J., Kuhn, T., Watson, K., Gruhn, M., Vreeland, A., Ciriegio, A., Torres, S., Compas, B.E. (2020) Buffering or Exacerbating the Risk of Adverse Childhood Experiences: The Impact of Parents’ Own Coping on Adolescent Adjustment. Poster submitted for the Association for Psychological Science Annual Convention in Chicago, IL.

Siciliano, R., Anderson, A.S., Henry, L., Ebert, J., Kuhn, T., Watson, K., Gruhn, M., Vreeland, A., Ciriegio, A., Torres, S., Compas, B.E. (2020) Adolescent Coping Moderates the Association of Childhood Emotional Abuse and Neglect and Adolescent Internalizing Symptoms. Poster submitted for the Association for Psychological Science Annual Convention in Chicago, IL.

Henry, L, Siciliano, R., Anderson, A.S., Ebert, J., Kuhn, T., Watson, K., Gruhn, M., Vreeland, A., Ciriegio, A., Torres, S., Compas, B.E. (2020) Measurement of Coping and Emotion Regulation in the Laboratory and Implications for Daily Ratings. Poster submitted for the Association for Psychological Science Annual Convention in Chicago, IL.

Anderson, A. S., Watson, K. H., Reising, M. M., Dunbar, J. P., Bettis, A. H., Gruhn, M. A., Compas, B. E. Predictors of Maternal Coping Suggestions to Adolescents: Adolescent Age, Parenting, and Mothers’ Own Coping. Poster to be presented at the 2020 Biennial Meeting for the Society for Research in Adolescence.

Hur, J., Smith, J.F., DeYoung, K.A., Kuang, J., Anderson, A.S., Tillman, R., Kim, H.C., & Shackman, A.J. (2019) The neurobiological substrates of uncertain and certain threat. Poster submitted to be presented at the 2020 Annual Meeting of the Society of Biological Psychiatry.

Anderson, A.S., Reising, M. M., Watson, K. H., Dunbar, J. P., Bettis, A. H., Gruhn, M. A., Compas, B.E. (2019) Coping with Peer Stress in Youth: Age and Gender as Moderators of the Association with Anxiety and Depression. Poster presented at the 2019 Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

Anderson, A. S., Watson, K. H., Reising, M. M., Dunbar, J. P., Bettis, A. H., Gruhn, M. A., Compas, B. E. (2019) Secondary control coping mediates the relationship between the socialization of coping and children’s anxious/depressed symptoms. Poster presented at the 2019 Annual Convention for the Association for Psychological Science in Washington, D.C.

Hyung Cho, K., Hur, J., Smith, J., DeYoung, K.A., Kuang, J., Anderson, A.S., Tillman, R.M., Shackman, A.J. (2018) Neurobiological reactivity to uncertain and certain threat. Poster presented at the 2019 Annual Meeting for the Social & Affective Neuroscience Society.

Hur, J., Smith, J.F., DeYoung, K.A., Kuang, J., Anderson, A.S., Tillman, R., Kim, H.C., & Shackman, A.J. (2018) The neurobiology of anticipating uncertain and certain threat. Poster presented at the 2019 Annual Convention of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America.

Anderson, A. S., Barstead, M. G., DeYoung, K. A., Shackman, A. J. (2018) Risky Patterns of Alcohol Use Alter the Emotional Impact of Daily Events in the Real World. Poster presented at the 2018 Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

Islam, S., Hur, J, Anderson, A.S., Limon, D., DeYoung, K.A., Barstead, M.G., Shackman, A.J. (2018) Social Context is a Key Determinant of Socially Anxious Individuals’ Real-World Emotion. Poster presented at the 2018 Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

Anderson, A. S., Barstead, M. G., DeYoung, K. A., Shackman, A. J. (2017) Ecological Momentary Assessment Provides New Insights into the Interaction of Neuroticism and Daily Events. Poster presented at the 2017 Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

 


Honors

Lisa M. Quesenberry Foundation Award. Community Foundation of Louisville, 2020.

Abby and Jon Winkelried Fellowship. Vanderbilt University, Fall 2019.