RECENT PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

Recent Publications

Polo, A. J., **Makol, B., **Castro, A. S., **Colón-Quintana, N., **Wagstaff, A. E., & Guo, S. (2018). Diversity in randomized control trials of depression: A 36-year review. Clinical Psychology Review. DOI: 10.1016/j.cpr.2018.09.004

**Martinez, W., & Polo, A. J. (2018). Neighborhood context, family cultural values, and Latinx youth externalizing problems. Journal of Youth and Adolescence. DOI: 10.1007/s10964-018-0914-6

 

**Arizaga, J., Polo, A. J., & Martinez-Torteya, C. & (2018). Heterogeneous trajectories of depression symptoms in Latino youth. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. DOI: 10.1080/15374416.2018.1443457 

 

Alegría, M., Nakash, O., Johnson, K., Ault-Brutus, A., Carson, N., Fillbrunn, M., Wang, Y, Cheng, A., Harris, T., Polo, A. J., Lincoln, A., Freeman, E., Bostdorf, B., Rosenbaum, M., Epelbaum, C., LaRoche, M., Okpokwasili-Joshnson, E., Carrasco, M., & Shrout, P. (2018). Effectiveness of DECIDE Intervention on Patient-Provider Shared Decision-Making and Quality of Care in Behavioral Health with Multicultural Patients: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Psychiatry. DOI: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2017.4585

 

**Makol, B. & Polo, A. J. (2018). Parent–child endorsement discrepancies among youth at chronic-risk for depression. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 46, 1077-1088. DOI: 10.1007/s10802-017-0360-z

**Goya Arce, A. B. & Polo, A. J. (2017). A test of the Perfectionism Social Disconnect Model among ethnic minority youth. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 45, 1181-1193. DOI: 10.1007/s10802-016-0240-y

**Martinez, W., Polo, A. J., & *Zelic, K., (2014). Symptom variation on the Trauma Symptom Checklist for Children: A within-scale meta-analytic review. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 27, 655-663. doi: 10.1002/jts.21967.

 

**Legato Barbacz, L., *Brown, D. M., Spee, G., Polo, A. J., & Budd, K. S. (2014). Establishing treatment fidelity in evidence-based parent training programs for children and adolescents. Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review. 17(3), 230-47. doi: 10.1007/s10567-014-0166-2.

 

Alegría, M, Carson, N., Flores, M., Li, X.., Shi, P., Lessios, A., Polo, A., Allen, M., Fierro, M., Interian, A., Jimenez, A., La Roche, M., Lee, C., Lewis-Fernandez, R., Livas-Stein, G., Safar, L., Schuman, C., Storey, J., & Shrout, P. (2014). Evaluating the randomized DECIDE intervention: Does it increase patient activation, self-management, and engagement in behavioral health care? Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Psychiatry, 71, 557-565. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2013.4519

 

Livas-Stein, G., & Polo, A. J., (2014). Parent-child cultural value gaps and depressive symptoms among Mexican American youth. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 23, 189-199. doi: 10.1007/s10826-013-9724-3

**Wagstaff, A., & Polo, A. J. (2012). Ethnicity and Adolescent Depression: Prevalence, access to services, and promising interventions. The Prevention Researcher, 19, 8-10.

 

Polo, A. J., **Zychinski, K., & **Roundfield, K. (2012). The Parental Schoolwork Support Measure-Youth: Development and psychometric evaluation. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 18, 297-306. doi: 10.1037/a0028729

 

Polo, A. J., Alegría, M., & Sirkin, J. (2012). Increasing the engagement of Latinos in services through community-derived programs: The Right Question Project-Mental Health. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 43, 208-216. doi:10.1037/a0027730

 

**Martinez, W., Polo, A. J., & Carter, J.C. & (2012). Family orientation, language, and anxiety symptoms among low-income Latino youth. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 26, 517-525. doi:10.1016/j.janxdis.2012.02.005

 

**Martinez, W., **Zychinski, K., & Polo, A. J. (2012). Depressive disorders in children and adolescents. In P. Sturmey & M. Hersen (Eds.), Handbook of evidence-based practice in clinical psychology: Vol. 1. Child and adolescent disorders. Wiley USA.

 

Polo, A. J.,**Zychinski, K., & **Roundfield, K. (2012). The Parental Schoolwork Support Measure-Youth: Development and psychometric evaluation. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 18, 297-306. doi: 10.1037/a0028729

 

Polo, A. J., Alegría, M., & Sirkin, J. (2012). Increasing the engagement of Latinos in services through community-derived programs: The Right Question Project-Mental Health. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 43, 208-216. doi:10.1037/a0027730

Paper Symposia

 

**Castro, A. & Polo, A. J. (2018). Family obligation as a buffer against depression for low-income Latinx youth. Paper symposium presented at the 5th Biennial Conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, & Race, American Psychological Association Division 45. Austin, TX.

Polo, A. J., **Makol, B., **Colón Quintana, N., & **Castro, A. (2017). What do clinical trials tell us about representativeness and generalizability of treatments? In C. Laurine & J. Hong (Co-Chairs), Targeting Barriers to Evidence-Based Practice in Diverse Populations, clinical roundtable at the 51st Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. San Diego, CA.

**Colón-Quintana, N. & Polo, A.J. (2017). Dual Language Proficiency and Depression in Latino Youth. In Del Busto (Chair), Cultural Considerations in Context: Working with Latino Youth with Internalizing Disorders. Symposium paper presented at the 51st Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. San Diego, CA.

Polo, A. J., **Makol, B., **Colón Quintana, N., & **Castro, A. (2017). Psychosocial treatments for depression: Generalizability and treatment effects across ethnic groups, linguistic minorities, and immigrants. In Polo, A. J. (Chair), Who is Being Left Out? Diversity and Representation in Research Studies and Clinical Trials. Symposium paper submitted for consideration for the 51st Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. San Diego, CA.

 

**Colón Quintana, N., & Polo, A. J. (2017). Dual language proficiency and depression in youth. In Del Busto (Chair). Ethnic Minority Status and Internalizing Disorders. Symposium paper submitted for the 51st Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. San Diego, CA.

 

**Makol, B., & Polo, A. J. (2017). Predictors of parent-child discrepancies among ethnic minority and low-income youth at chronic risk for depression. In Polo, A. J., (Chair), Parental Factors in the Assessment and Treatment of Depression among Ethnic Minorities. Symposium paper to be presented at the 25th Annual Convention of the Society for Prevention Research. Washington, D.C.

 

**Colón Quintana, N., & Polo, A. J. (2017). Engaging parents in CBT for depressed youth: An evaluation of the effects of the Modular Act & Adapt Program (MAAP) parent modules. In Polo, A. J., (Chair), Parental Factors in the Assessment and Treatment of Depression among Ethnic Minorities. Symposium paper submitted to be presented at the 25th Annual Convention of the Society for Prevention Research. Washington, D.C.

 

Polo, A. J., **Colón Quintana, N., **Makol, B., **Goya Arce, A., **Castro, A., **Wagstaff, A, & **Weidner, C., & Martinez, W. (2016). The role of school climate in the adoption, implementation, and impact of a group CBT intervention for youth depression. In C. Santiago (Chair), Implementing School-Based Interventions: Promoting Effectiveness, Adoption, & Engagement. Symposium paper presented at the 50th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. New York, NY.

 

Polo, A. J., **Wagstaff, A., **Weidner, C., **Goya Arce, A., **Makol, B., **Colón Quintana, N., Perez, J., Ibarra, N., Yildiz Spinel, M., & Adams, D. (2016). The Modular Act & Adapt Program and its impact among depressed Latino and African American youth. In E. Youngstrom (Chair), Breaking Cultural Barriers: Advances in the Assessment and Treatment of Mood Disorders. Symposium paper presented at the 124th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association. Denver, CO.

 

Polo, A. J., **Wagstaff, A., **Weidner, C., **Goya Arce, A., **Colón Quintana, N., & **Castro, A. (2016). Rationale, Development, and Evaluation of a School-based Depression Program Targeting Low-income Latino Youth. Symposium paper presented at the 1st Annual Department of Psychology Showcase meeting. DePaul University. Chicago, IL.

 

**Martinez, W., & Polo, A. J. (2016). Neighborhood context and depressive symptoms in ethnic minority youth. In Kalibatseva, Z. (Chair), Assessment and Predictors of Depression among Culturally Diverse Populations. Symposium paper presented at the 4th Biennial Conference of the American Psychological Association Division 45. Palo Alto, CA.

 

**Colón Quintana, *Mucino, B., & Polo, A. J. (2016) Dual language proficiency and depressive symptoms among Latino youth. In Kalibatseva, Z. (Chair), Assessment and Predictors of Depression among Culturally Diverse Populations. Symposium paper presented at the 4th Biennial Conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, & Race, American Psychological Association Division 45. American Psychological Association Division 45. Palo Alto, CA.

 

**Makol, B., **Castro, A., **Colón Quintana, N., Guo, S., **Wagstaff, A., **Mall, A., & Polo, A. J. (2016). External validity and representativeness of depression trials: 1980 to Present. In Kalibatseva, Z. & Polo, A.J. (Co-Chairs), Treatment of Depression among Culturally Diverse Populations. Symposium paper presented at the 4th Biennial Conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, & Race, American Psychological Association Division 45. American Psychological Association Division 45. Palo Alto, CA.

 

**Castro, A., **Makol, B., **Wagstaff, A., & Polo, A. J. (2016). Parental nativity and the treatment outcomes of depressed Latino youth.In Kalibatseva, Z. & Polo, A.J. (Co-Chairs), Treatment of Depression among Culturally Diverse Populations. Symposium paper presented at the 4th Biennial Conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, & Race, American Psychological Association Division 45.American Psychological Association Division 45. Palo Alto, CA.

 

**Wagstaff, A., **Goya Arce, A., *Zamarelli, D., Ryva, M., **Reeb, S. & Polo, A. J. (2015). The role of language, therapy skills acquisition, and engagement in group cognitive behavioral therapy for youth with depression. In E. McGlinchey (Chair), Moderators and Mediators of Treatment Response in Adolescent Depression Treatment. Symposium paper presented at the 49th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Chicago, IL.

 

**Weidner, C., **Goya Arce, A. B., **Wagstaff, A. E., **Colon-Quintana, N., **Reeb, S., Polo, A. J. (2015). Parent involvement and satisfaction in school-based group therapy for youth with depression: A mixed-methods approach. In E. E. O'Connor and T. K. Mooney (Co-Chairs), Family Matters: Advances in Treatment Approaches for Child and Adolescent Depression. Symposium paper presented at the 49th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL.

 

**Wagstaff, A. & Polo, A. J. (2014) Understanding the process of engagement in mental health services by Latino youth. In A. J. Bridges and B.T. Villalobos (Co-Chairs), Understanding Health Disparities for Diverse Populations: Exploring Treatment Outcomes and Cultural Considerations for Treatment Engagement. Symposium presented at 48th Annual Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT) Convention. Philadelphia, PA.

 

**Makol, B., Yildiz Spinel, M. & Polo, A. J. (2014). “Who are you going to call?” Friend and family support and acculturative stress. Paper presented at the Hispanic Issues in Behavioral Therapy Special Interest Group meeting at the 48th annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Philadelphia, PA.

 

**Martinez, W., **Arizaga, J., & Polo, A. J. (2014). The impact of neighborhood and individual cultural contexts on internalizing symptoms in Latino youth. Symposium paper presented at the 6th Biennial Conference of the National Latino Psychological Association (NLPA). Albuquerque, NM.

 

Polo, A. J., **Bostick, S., **Henriquez, S., & **Martinez, W. (2013). What factors account for parent-child (dis)agreement on youth internalizing symptoms? An examination among Latino dyads. Symposium paper presented at the 47th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Nashville, TN.

 

**Martinez, W., **Arizaga, J., **Sulaiman, C., & Polo, A. J. (2013). Cognitive errors and language proficiency as mediators of the relationship between depression and academic achievement. Symposium paper presented at the 47th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Nashville, TN.

 

Polo, A. J., **Bostick, S., **Martinez, W., **Wagstaff, A., **Henriquez, S., **Arizaga, J., & **Sulaiman, C. (2013). Best practices in depression interventions for Latino youth of immigrant backgrounds. In A. J. Polo and W. Hwang (Co-Chairs), Evidence-Based Practices for Immigration and Acculturation Issues in Youth. Symposium paper presented at the 121st annual convention of the American Psychological Association. Honolulu, HI.

 

**Arizaga, J. & Polo, A. J. (2013). Parent-child familism value discrepancies and their relationship to youth depressive symptoms. In G. Stein and E. Calzada (Co-Chairs), Familism across Development. Symposium paper presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD). Seattle, WA.

 

Polo, A. J., **Bostick, S., & **Rivera, C. (2012). Coping skills for low-income youth with depression: Implementation challenges and successes. In A. J. Polo (Chair), Low Resources and High Stress: Meeting the Needs of Youth of Low Socio-Economic Backgrounds through Innovative Evidence-Based Protocols. Symposium paper presented at the 46th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). National Harbor, MD.

 

UVillalvazo, C., **Henriquez, S., UTorres, S., & Polo, A. J. (2012). Perceptions of mental health service use by paternal figures and other male caregivers. In A. J. Polo & A. **Wagstaff (Co-Chairs), Mental Health Takes Center Stage: Networks, Barriers, & Opportunities. Symposium paper presented at the 8th International Congress of Qualitative Inquiry. Urbana-Champaign, IL.

 

**Roundfield, K., Polo, A. J., & **Zychinski, K. (2012). The Parental Schoolwork Support Measures: Scale development and psychometric evaluation. In K. Grant (Chair), Advances in Culturally and Contextually Relevant Measures for Adolescents of Color. Symposium paper presented at the Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting. Vancouver, Canada.

 

**Farahmand, F., Grant, K., Polo., A. J., **Duffy, S., & DuBois, D. (2012). School-based mental health and behavioral programs for low-income, urban youth: A meta-analytic review. In D. DuBois (Chair), Effects of school-based interventions on urban, low-income youth. Symposium paper presented at the Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Meeting. Vancouver, Canada.

 

Polo, A. J., **Henriquez, S., & **Bostick, S. (2012). The protective effect of familism in the relationship between negative life events and youth depressive symptoms. In G. Livas-Stein (Chair), Positive Implications of Family Cultural Variables among Immigrant Youth. Symposium paper presented at the Society for Research on Child Development meeting on Positive Development of Minority Children. Tampa, FL.

 

Poster Presentations

Adams, D., **Donovan, L. & Polo, A. J. (2018). Parent and child endorsement and symptom-type as predictors of service use among ethnic minority adolescents. Poster accepted for presentation at the 52nd Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and  Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Washington, DC.

 

*Sytniak, S., **Nau, S. & Polo, A. J. (2018). Perfectionism and anxiety mediated by body image in Latinx youth. Poster presented at the 5th Biennial Conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, & Race, American Psychological Association Division 45. Austin, TX.

 

*Soto, D., *Mella, R., & Polo, A. J. (2018). The interplay between primary control, depressive symptoms, and academic achievement among Latinx youth. Poster presented at the 5th Biennial Conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, & Race, American Psychological Association Division 45. Austin, TX.

 

**Castro, A. & Polo, A. J. (2018). Economic pressure, social anxiety, and depression among Latinx youth. Poster accepted for presentation at the 5th Biennial Conference of the   Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, & Race, American Psychological Association Division 45. Austin, TX.

 

**Nau, S., *Sytniak, S., & Polo, A. J. (2018). The relationship between perfectionism and depression in Latinx youth: Considering cultural and contextual factors. Poster accepted for presentation at the 9th biennial conference of the National Latinx Psychological Association (NLPA). San Diego, CA.

*Mella, R., *Soto, D. & Polo, A. (2018). The interplay between primary control, depressive symptoms and academic achievement among Latino youth. Poster presented at the Chicago Area Undergraduate Research Symposium. Chicago, IL.

 

*Reed, N., Diaz, D., *Calderon, N., *Mella, R., **Goya Arce, A. B., & Polo, A. (2017) The prevalence and co-occurrence of social anxiety and externalizing problems. Poster presented at the 51st Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). San Diego, CA.

 

Diaz, D., *Valenzuela, M., *Lara, J., *Zelic, I., **Mall, A., & Polo, A. J. (2017). Acculturative stress and loneliness across nativity groups. Poster submitted for consideration for the 51st Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). San Diego, CA.

 

*Golden, D., *Zelic, I., *Murphy, B., & Polo, A. J. (2017). Acculturative stress as a moderator of the relationship between major life events and trauma symptoms in a sample of Latino youth. Poster to be presented at the 25th Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research. Washington, D.C.

 

**Castro, A. *Lara, J. *Gonzalez, V. *Cinquegrani, C., & Polo, A. J. (2016). Evaluating longitudinal changes and predictors of family obligation. Poster presented at the 50th Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). New York, NY.

 

**Goya Arce, A. B., *Kammer, C., *Orloff, E., *Golden, D., & Polo, A. J. (2016). “Sleepless in Middle School”: The prevalence and correlates of sleep problems among low income Latino youth at-risk for depression. Poster presented at the 50th Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). New York, NY.

 

**Makol, B., **Goya Arce, A., *Lara, J., & Polo, A. J. (2016). Does parental attachment predict (dis)agreement classes in parent-child reports of youth depressive symptoms? Poster presented at the 50th Annual Convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). New York, NY.

 

**Castro, A., **Wagstaff, A., & Polo, A. J. (2016). Economic pressure, coping style, and depression among Latino youth. Poster presented at the 4th Biennial Conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Culture, Ethnicity, & Race, American Psychological Association Division 45. Palo Alto, CA.

 

**Makol, B., **Weidner, C., **Castro, A., & Polo, A. J. (2016). Family factors in Latino adolescents and the Interpersonal-Psychological Theory of Suicide. Poster presented at the 49th Annual Conference of the American Association of Suicidality. Chicago, IL.    *Award winner

 

*Kurt, B. & Polo, A. J. (2016). Inpatient services among Latinos with Major Depressive Disorder. Poster presented at the Chicago Area Undergraduate Research Symposium. Chicago, IL.

 

*Mucino, B., Perez, J. & Polo, A. J. (2016). Does parental warmth moderate the relationship between school victimization and changes in youth externalizing problems? Poster presented at the Chicago Area Undergraduate Research Symposium. Chicago, IL.

 

Larrazabal, M., **Goya-Arce, A. B., & Polo, A. J. (2016). The role of gender in the relationship between perfectionistic self-presentation and suicidal behavior in low-income Latino youth. Poster accepted for presentation at the 16th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Adolescence. Baltimore, MD.

 

Aguirre-Saenz, M., **Makol, B., & Polo, A. J. (2016). The protective effects of living with non-parental adults as a moderator of the stressful life events-depression relationship. Poster accepted for presentation at the 16th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Adolescence. Baltimore, MD.

 

Ibarra, N., & Polo, A. J. (2015). The interplay between neighborhood climate, school climate, and youth depression. Poster presented at the 49th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Chicago, IL.

 

Perez-Chavez, J.G., *Gonzalez, V., **Weidner, C., & Polo, A. J. (2015). Maternal attachment and depression among Latina/o adolescents: The mediational role of ethnic identity. Poster presented at the 49th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Chicago, IL.

 

**Colon-Quintana, N., **Reeb, S. & Polo, A. J. (2015). Language ability and depression in dual- language Latino youth: The mediating role of acculturative stress and cognitive errors. Poster presented at the 49th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Chicago, IL.

 

**Makol, B. A., *Sajwani, A., *Grochocinski, M., **Reeb, S., & Polo, A. J. (2015). "My child holds her sad feelings in." Youth emotion inhibition as a predictor of parent-child report discrepancies of core youth depressive symptoms. Poster presented at the 49th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Chicago, IL. 

 

**Goya Arce, A. B., **Reeb, S., & Polo, A. J. (2015). Social anxiety as a mediator in the relation between nondisplay of imperfection and depressive symptoms. Poster presented at the 49th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Chicago, IL. 

 

*Zamarelli, D., *Salgado, J., Yildiz-Spinel, M., *Kopczynski, L., & Polo, A. J. (2015). Prevalence and parent-child agreement on child externalizing symptoms. Poster presented at the 49th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Chicago, IL.

 

*Sajwani, A., **Makol, B., & Polo, A. J. (2015). Acculturative stress and parental symptomalogy among U.S. Latino Parents: The buffering role of familism. Poster presented at the 49th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Chicago, IL. 

 

**Makol, B, Pérez Chávez, J., & Polo, A. J. (2015). Family coping as a mediator of the impact of stress on depression among low-income Latinos. Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (AADA). Miami, FL.

 

**Goya Arce, B., *Smith, S., Yildiz Spinel, M., & Polo, A. J. (2015). Perceived pressure to be thin and depression symptoms: The moderating roles of gender and nondisplay of imperfection. Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (AADA). Miami, FL.

 

**Colón-Quintana, N., **Makol, B., **Martínez, W., & Polo, A. J. (2015). Child internalizing symptoms and parenting stress: The moderating role of neighborhood climate among low-income Latino families. Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (AADA). Miami, FL.

 

**Makol, B., Yildiz Spinel, M., & Polo, A. J. (2014). Acculturative stress, depression, and the moderating role of social support among Latinos. Poster presented at the 48th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Philadelphia, PA.

 

*Odeh, S., Yildiz Spinel, M., & Polo, A. J. (2014). Academic achievement and youth mental health: Family obligation as a moderator. Poster presented at the 48th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Philadelphia, PA.

 

Adams, D., Yildiz Spinel, M., & Polo, A. J. (2014). The role of economic strain on parenting stress among urban, low-income families. Poster presented at the 48th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Philadelphia, PA.

 

Yildiz Spinel, M., Adams, D., & Polo, A. J. (2014). Family obligation and gender as moderators of the stress-depression relationship among low income Latino youth. Poster presented at the 6th Biennial Conference of the National Latino Psychological Association (NLPA). Albuquerque, NM.

 

**Reeb, S., Curlee, A., Presnell, J., & Polo, A. J. (2014). Examining longitudinal bidirectional effects of parenting stress and youth internalizing symptoms in a Latino sample. Poster presented at the 15th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Adolescence. Austin, TX.

 

**Wagstaff, A., **Sulaiman, C., *Odeh, S., *Kopczinski, L. & Polo, A. J. (2014). Social problems and depression among mixed-ethnicity youth. Poster presented at the 15th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Adolescence. Austin, TX.

 

**Sulaiman, C., Polo, A. J. (2014). The role of cultural values on parenting strategies and internalizing symptoms among Latino adolescents. Poster presented at the 15th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Adolescence. Austin, TX.

 

**Goya Arce, A. B., Adams, D. & Polo, A. J. (2013). The psychometric properties of the Parental Schoolwork Support Measure-Parent. Poster presented at the 47th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Nashville, TN.

 

Curlee, A., & Polo, A. J. (2013). The mediating effect of youth irritability on the relationship between youth depression and parenting stress. Poster presented at the 47th annual convention of the Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). Nashville, TN.

 

**Sulaiman, C., **Wagstaff, A., & Polo, A. J. (2013). Moderators between social problems and depression in children of immigrant parents. Poster presented at the Diversity Challenge Conference of the Institute for the Study and Promotion of Race and Culture. Boston, MA.

 

**Arizaga, J., Curlee, A., & Polo, A. J. (2013). Depression symptom trajectories among low income Latino youth: Does gender play a role? Poster presented at the 7th World Congress of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Lima, Perú.

 

**Henriquez, S. **Bostick, S. & Polo, A. J.  (2013). Examining the role of parenting stress in a treatment outcome study of depressed Latino youth. Poster presented at the 21st Annual Meeting of the Society for Prevention Research. San Francisco, CA.

 

Zepeda, J., *Hernandez, E. **Henriquez, S. & Polo, A. J. (2013). Computer and internet access among low-income Latino youth. Poster presented at the 6th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Research on Internet Interventions. Chicago, IL.

 

*Smith, L., & Polo, A. J. (2013). Examining parent-child cross-informant reports of ADHD problems among low-income Latino youth. Poster presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD). Seattle, WA.

 

*Torres, S., **Wagstaff, A., & Polo, A. J. (2013). Family generation and suicidal behavior among Latino youth: Cultural and Contextual Mediators. Poster presented at the Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD). Seattle, WA.

 

**Martinez, W., **Arizaga, J., *Navarro, M, & Polo, A. J. (2012). One-year follow-up of a school-based treatment for depression in Latino youth. Poster presented at the Kansas Conference in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. Lawrence, Kansas.

**Martinez, W., **Henriquez. S., *Kourkouvis, K., & Polo, A. J. (2012). Oral language and non-verbal reasoning in school-aged Latino youth: A comparison study. Poster presented at the Kansas Conference in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. Lawrence, Kansas.

 

*Palmieri, A., **Henriquez, S., & Polo, A. J. (2012). Evaluating the impact of a school-based intervention for depression on academic functioning. Poster presented at the 63rd annual conference of the Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE). San Francisco, CA.

 

**Arizaga, J., *Ford, A., & Polo, A. J. (2012). Parent-child cultural value discrepancies and their relationship to youth depressive symptoms among low-income Latino families. Poster presented at the biennial conference of the Society for the Study of Ethnic Minority Issues (Division 45 of the American Psychological Association). Ann Arbor, MI.

 

*Torres, S., **Wagstaff, A., & Polo, A. J. (2012). The role of acculturative stress in the relationship between family generation and suicidal ideation/behavior among low-income Latino youth. Poster presented at the biennial conference of the Society for the Study of Ethnic Minority Issues (Division 45 of the American Psychological Association). Ann Arbor, MI.

 

*Christos, C., **Bostick, S., & Polo, A. J. (2012). Age and sex as moderators of the relationship between victimization and internalizing/externalizing symptoms among low-income Latino youth. Poster presented at the biennial conference of the Society for the Study of Ethnic Minority Issues (Division 45 of the American Psychological Association). Ann Arbor, MI.

 

**DePaul graduate student

*DePaul undergraduate student

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