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Bridget Nestor

Graduate Student
Research Area: Clinical Science

Representative Publications


Nestor, B. A. & Sutherland S. (2021). Theory of mind and suicidality: A meta-analysis. Archives of Suicide Research.

Liu, Q., Nestor, B. A., & Cole, D. A. (2021). Differential associations of phasic and tonic irritability and suicidality among U.S. adults. Journal of Affective Disorders.

Spirito, A., Nestor, B. A., Massing-Schaffer, M., Esposito-Smythers, Stout, R., C., Frazier, E., Gomez, J., Graves, H., Yen, S., Hunt, J., & Wolff, J. (2021). Predictors and moderators of marijuana and heavy alcohol use outcomes in adolescents treated for co-occurring substance use and psychiatric disorders in a randomized controlled trial. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment.

Sutherland, S., Brunwasser, S. M., Nestor, B. A., McCauley, E., Diamond., Schloredt, K., & Garber, J. (2021). Prospective relations between parents’ depressive symptoms and children’s attributional style. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. 

MacPherson, H. A., Wolff, J., Nestor, B. A., Frazier, E., Massing-Schaffer, M., Graves, H., Esposito-Smythers, C., & Spirito, A. (2021). Parental monitoring predicts depressive symptom and suicidal ideation outcomes in adolescents being treated for co-occurring substance use and psychiatric disorders. Journal of Affective Disorders.

Nestor, B. A., Sutherland, S., Kouros, C. D., Brunwasser, S. M., Hollon, S. D., Weersing, V. R., Gladstone, T. R. G., Clarke, G., Beardslee, W., Brent, D., Garber, J. (2020). Effects of an adolescent depression prevention program on maternal criticisms and positive remarks. Journal of Family Psychology.

Wolff, J. C., Esposito-Smythers, C., Frazier, E., Gomez, J., Massing-Schaffer, M., Nestor, B. A., Cheek, S., Graves, H., Yen, S., Stout, R., Hunt, J. I., & Spirito, A. (2020). A randomized trial of an integrated cognitive behavioral treatment protocol for adolescents receiving home-based services for co-occurring disorders. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment.

Yurasek, A. M., Brick, L., Nestor, B., Hernandez, L., Graves, H., & Spirito, A. (2018). The effects of parent, sibling, and peer substance use on adolescent drinking behaviors. Journal of Child and Family Studies. doi: 10.1007/s10826-018-1251-9

Wolff, J. C., Davis, S., Liu, R. T., Cha, C. B., Cheek, S. M., Nestor, B. A., Frazier, E. A., Massing-Schaffer, M., Spirito, A. (2017).  Trajectories of suicidal ideation among adolescents following psychiatric hospitalization. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.

Cheek, S. M., Nestor, B. A., & Liu, R. T. (2016). Substance use and suicidality: Specificity of substance use by injection to suicide attempts in a nationally representative sample of adults with major depression.Depression and Anxiety, 33, 541-548. doi: 10.1002/da.22407 

Nestor, B. A., Cheek, S. M., & Liu, R. T. (2016). Ethnic and racial differences in mental health service utilization for suicidal ideation and behavior in a nationally representative sample of adolescents. Journal of Affective Disorders, 202, 197-202. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2016.05.021 

Liu, R. T., Cheek, S. M., & Nestor, B. A. (2016). Non-suicidal self-injury and life stress: A systematic meta-analysis and theoretical elaboration. Clinical Psychology Review. doi: 10.1016/j.cpr.2016.05.005 

Liu, R. T., Kleiman, E. M., Nestor, B. A., & Cheek, S. M. (2015). The hopelessness theory of depression: A quarter-century in review. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 22, 344-364.