Publications

  • Goode, J. R., Radovic-Fanta, J., & Cipra, A. (2020). Dissonance, detachment and college Student identity: An  exploration of identity gaps in the emerging majority student. Qualitative Research Reports in Communication.
  • Dermer, S. B., Cipra, A., & Mercer, M. E. (accepted). Unpacking sex positivity: Exploring the definition and implications of sex positivity for the field. Submitted to Journal of Counseling Sexology & Sexual Wellness: Research, Practice, and Education.
  • Cipra, B. & Cipra, A. (2019). Replicable strategies for advancing proposal development capacity in teaching-focused institutions. Journal of Grant Professionals Association, 17(1), 11-24.
  • Cipra, A. & Hall, L. (2019). COREMatters: A bullying intervention pilot study. Research in Middle Level Education, 42(4), 1-13. https://doi.org/10.1080/19404476.2019.1599244
  • Cipra, A. (2018). Differential susceptibility and kindergarten peer status. Child Indicators Research, 1-21. doi: 10.1007/s12187-018-9545-4
  • Cipra, A. (2016). Parenting styles. Encyclopedia of Marriage, Family, and Couples Counseling. Sage Publications.
 

Professional National/International Conference Presentations

  • Cipra, A. (scheduled April 2021). Building Resilience in a Social World. Invited Speaker Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  • Cipra, A. & Hall, L. (2019). CoreMatters: A Bullying Intervention Program. Paper presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL (April, 2019).
  • Cipra, A. (2019). Avoiding a Deficit Perspective in Understanding the Family System. Paper presented at the IFTA World Family Therapy Congress, Aberdeen, Scotland (March, 2019).
  • Cipra, A. & Dermer, S. B. (2018). Internalizing Behaviors and Counseling Practices: A Life Span Approach. Paper presented at International Association for Counseling. Rome, Italy (September, 2018).
  • Cipra, A., Azmy, S., & Cervantes, S. N. (2018). Maternal Parenting and Kindergarten Behavior Problems. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Midwest Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
  • Ziaee, Y. & Cipra, A. (2018). 5 Easy Steps to Improve Online Learning and Engagement. Paper presented at the Global Conference on Education and Research, Las Vegas, NV, USA.
  • Ziaee, Y. & Cipra, A. (2017). The Challenge of Creative Online Learning & Engagement. Paper accepted for E-Learn 2017 –World Conference on E-Learning, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
  • Cipra, A. (2017, April). Differential Susceptibility: Infant Temperament, Parent Personality, and Child Peer Status. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, IL, USA.
  • Cipra, A. (2016, May). Maternal Personality and Parent Education Predict Child Peer Status in Kindergarten. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Sciences, Chicago, IL, USA.
 

Student Mentored Works

  • Beckmann, J. & Beckmann, R. (2020). Cognitive Dissonance in Major Declaration. Midwestern Psychological Association (conference canceled due to COVID-19), Chicago, IL.
  • Gutierrez, V. & Rodgers, M. (2020). Building Resilience Against Bullying Behaviors. Midwestern Psychological Association (conference canceled due to COVID-19), Chicago, IL.
  • Rodgers, M. & Jibaja, D. (2020). Building Resilience in Children. Midwestern Psychological Association (conference canceled due to COVID-19), Chicago, IL.
  • Beckmann, J. & Beckmann, R. (2019, April). Boys Will be Boys. Poster presented at Governors State Research Day, University Park, IL.
  • Rodgers, M. (2019, April). Assessing Learning Orientation to Maximize Achievement. Poster presented at Governors State University Research Day, University Park, IL
  • Rodgers, M. & Swanson, D. (2019, April). The Impact of Fictive Kin Relationships on the Development of Attributional Styles. Poster presented at Governors State University Research Day, University Park, IL.
  • Cottrell, E., Werner, J., Casagrande, G., Westergaard, M., & Cipra, A. (2018, April). Microaggressions. Poster session presented at Governors State University Research Day, University Park, IL.