The following is a list of some of Dr. Timpano's recent publications, including several projects that were completed with the help of research participants at the University of Miami. Asterisk denotes student author. We also regularly update our Facebook page with updates on publications. Go to to like our page and follow our updates.

* Arditte, K. A., * Shaw, A. M., & Timpano, K. R. (in press). Repetitive negative thinking: A transdiagnostic correlate of affective disorders. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology.

* Shaw, A. M., & Timpano, K. R. (in press). An experimental investigation of the effect of stress on saving and acquiring behavioral tendencies: The role of distress tolerance and negative urgency. Behavior Therapy.

* Arditte, K. A., * Cek, D., * Shaw, A. M.& Timpano, K. R. (in press). The importance of assessing clinical phenomena in Mechanical Turk research. Psychological Assessment.

* Shaw, A. M., Timpano, K. R., Steketee, G. S., Tolin, D. F., & Frost, R. O. (2015). Hoarding and emotional reactivity: The link between negative emotional reactions and hoarding symptomatology. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 63, 84-90.

Timpano, K. R., * Shaw, A. M., Cougle, J. R., & Fitch, K. E. (2014). A multi-faceted assessment of emotional tolerance and intensity in hoarding. Behavior Therapy, 45, 690-699.

Timpano, K. R., & * Shaw, A. M. (2012). Conferring humanness: The role of anthropomorphism in hoarding. Personality and Individual Differences, 54(3), 383-388.

Timpano, K.R., Broman-Fulks, J.J., Glaesmer, H., Exner, C., Rief, W., Olatunji, B.O., Keough, M.E., Riccardi, C.J., Brähler, E., Wilhelm, S. & Schmidt, N.B. (2013). A Taxometric Exploration of the Latent Structure of Hoarding. Psychological Assessment.

Timpano, K.R., Abramowitz, J.S., Mahaffey, B.L., Mitchell, M.A., & Schmidt, N.B. (2011). Efficacy of a Prevention Program for Postpartum Obsessive-Compulsive Symptoms. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 45, 1511-1517.

Timpano, K.R., Schmidt, N.B., Weaton, M.G., Wendland, J.R., & Murphy, D.L. (2011). Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) Val66Met functional variant: Association with compulsive hoarding and body mass index. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 120, 700-707.

Timpano, K.R., Exner, C., Glaesmer, H., Rief, W., Keshaviah, A., Braehler, E., & Wilhelm, S. (2011). The epidemiology of the proposed hoarding disorder: Exploration of the acquisition specifier, associated features, and distress. Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 72 (6): 780-786.