Our Research
Details below on a selection of our publications for 2020 and 2021

Selection of 2021 publications

Shier AJ, Keogh T, Costello A, O'Riordan A, & Gallagher S. Eveningness, depression and cardiovascular reactivity to acute psychological stress: a mediation model. Physiology & Behavior. 2021; 240. doi: 10.1016/j.physbeh.2021.113550

Griffin SM, & Howard S. Instructed reappraisal and cardiovascular adaption to recurrent stress. Psychophysiology. 2021;58(5). doi: 10.1111/psyp.13783

McMahon G, Creaven AM, & Gallagher S. Cardiovascular reactivity to acute stress: Attachment styles and invisible stranger support. International Journal of Psychophysiology. 2021;164. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2021.03.005

 

Gallagher S, Sumner R, Creaven AM, O'Súilleabháin PS, & Howard S. Allostatic load and mental health during COVID-19: The

moderating role of neuroticism. Brain, Behavior, & Immunity-Health. 2021;16. doi: 10.1016/j.bbih.2021.100311

Keogh TM, Howard S, O'Riordan A, & Gallagher S. Motivational orientation mediates the association between depression and cardiovascular reactivity to acute psychological stress. Psychophysiology. 2021;58(2). doi: https://doi.org/10.1111/psyp.13732

Gallagher S, Ó'Súilleabháin PS, & Smith MA. The cardiovascular response to acute psychological stress is related to subjectively giving and receiving social support. International Journal of Psychophysiology. 2021;164. doi: 10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2021.03.004

Tyra AT, Griffin SM, Fergus TA, & Ginty AT. Individual differences in emotion regulation prospectively predict early COVID-19 related acute stress. Journal of Anxiety Disorders. 2021;81. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2021.102411

Habenicht AE, Gallagher S, O'Keeffe MC, & Creaven AM. Making the leap and finding your feet: A qualitative study of disclosure and social support in university students with type 1 diabetes. Journal of health psychology. 2021; 26(2). doi: 10.1177/1359105318810875

Bradshaw D, Creaven AM, & Muldoon OT. Parental incarceration affects children’s emotional and behavioral outcomes: A longitudinal cohort study of children aged 9 to 13 years. International Journal of Behavioral Development. 2021. doi: 10.1177/0165025421995918

Selection of 2020 publications

O'Riordan A, Howard S, Gallagher S. Type D personality and life event stress: the mediating effects of social support and negative social relationships. Anxiety Stress Coping. 2020;33(4):452-465. doi:10.1080/10615806.2020.1746284

 

Andrews KL, Gallagher S, Herring MP. The effects of exercise interventions on health and fitness of firefighters: A meta-analysis. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2019;29(6):780-790. doi:10.1111/sms.13411

 

Griffin SM, Howard S. Establishing the validity of a novel passive stress task [published online ahead of print, 2020 Feb 28]. Psychophysiology. 2020;e13555. doi:10.1111/psyp.13555

 

Gallagher S, Solano AC, Liporace MF. State, but not trait gratitude is associated with cardiovascular responses to acute psychological stress. Physiol Behav. 2020;221:112896. doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2020.112896

 

Gallagher S, O'Sullivan L, Hughes Z, O'Connell BH. Building Resources in Caregivers: Feasibility of a Brief Writing Intervention to Increase Benefit Finding in Caregivers [published online ahead of print, 2020 Feb 5]. Appl Psychol Health Well Being. 2020;10.1111/aphw.12195. doi:10.1111/aphw.12195

 

Leader G, Murray M, O'Súilleabháin PS, et al. Relationship between parent-reported gastrointestinal symptoms, sleep problems, autism spectrum disorder symptoms, and behavior problems in children and adolescents with 22q11.2 deletion syndrome [published online ahead of print, 2020 May 28]. Res Dev Disabil. 2020;104:103698. doi:10.1016/j.ridd.2020.103698

 

O'Súilleabháin PS, Sutin AR, Gerstorf D. Body mass index, waist circumference, and mortality risks over 27 years of follow-up in old age. Ann Epidemiol. 2020;46:20-23. doi:10.1016/j.annepidem.2020.04.008

 

McMahon G, Creaven AM, Gallagher S. Stressful life events and adolescent well-being: The role of parent and peer relationships [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jan 9]. Stress Health. 2020;10.1002/smi.2923. doi:10.1002/smi.2923

 

Coyle DKT, Howard S, Bibbey A, Gallagher S, Whittaker AC, Creaven AM. Personality, cardiovascular, and cortisol reactions to acute psychological stress in the Midlife in the United States (MIDUS) study. Int J Psychophysiol. 2020;148:67-74. doi:10.1016/j.ijpsycho.2019.11.014

 

Sumner RC, Bennett R, Creaven AM, Gallagher S. Unemployment, employment precarity, and inflammation. Brain Behav Immun. 2020;83:303-308. doi:10.1016/j.bbi.2019.10.013

McMahon G, Creaven AM, Gallagher S. Stressful life events and adolescent well-being: The role of parent and peer relationships [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jan 9]. Stress Health. 2020;10.1002/smi.2923. doi:10.1002/smi.2923

 

Bradshaw D, Hannigan A, Creaven AM, Muldoon OT. Longitudinal associations between parental incarceration and children's emotional and behavioural development: Results from a population cohort study. Child Care Health Dev. 2020;46(2):195-202. doi:10.1111/cch.12732