In Press

Borges, A. M., Selby, E., Bates, M., Zvolensky, M., & Leyro, T. M. (in press). Examining the relation between physiological and psychological components of stress reactivity and recovery in cigarette smokers. Applied Psychophysiology and Biofeedback.

Hughes, C. D., King, A. M., Kranzler, A., Fehling, K., Miller, A., Lindqvist, J., & Selby, E. A. (in press). Anxious and overwhelming affects and repetitive negative thinking as ecological predictors of self-injurious thoughts and behaviors. Cognitive Therapy and Research. 

Selby, E. A., *Kranzler, A., *Fehling, K., *Brillante, J., Yuan, F., Gao, X., Lindqvist, J., & Miller, A. (in press). The dynamics of pain during nonsuicidal self injury. Clinical Psychological Science.

            Rated as a seminal advance in the field on F1000Prime: Schmahl C and Hepp J: F1000Prime Recommendation of [Selby EA et al., Clin Psychol Sci 2018 :216770261880714]. In F1000Prime, 28 Nov 2018; 10.3410/f.734505780.793553136

Selby, E. A., Panza, E., & Plascencia, M. (in press). Positive emotion dysregulation and eating disorders. In J. Gruber (Ed.). Oxford Handbook of Positive Emotion and Psychopathology, Oxford University Press. 


Brush, C. J., Ehmann, P. J., Hajcak, G., Selby, E. A., & Alderman, B. L. (2018). Depression symptom severity moderates neural responses to reward over time. Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, 3, 1032-1039.

*Kranzler, A., *Fehling, K., *Brillante, J., Yuan, F., Gao, X., Lindqvist, J., Miller, A., & Selby, E. A.(2018). An ecological investigation of the emotional context surrounding nonsuicidal self-injurious thoughts and behaviors in adolescents and young adults. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 48, 149-159.

Sachs-Ericsson, N., Hajcak, G., Sheffler, J. L., Stanley, I. H., Selby, E. A., & Steffens, D. C. (2018). Putamen volume difference among older adults: Depression status, melancholia, and age. Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology, 31,39-49.


Anestis, M. D.,Selby, E. A., Butterworth, S. E. (2017). Rising longitudinal trajectories in suicide rates: The role of firearm suicide rates and firearm legislation. Preventative Medicine, 100, 159-166.

Buchman-Schmidtt, J. M., Chu, C., Michaels, M. S., Hames, J. L., Silva, C., Hagan, C. R., Ribeiro, J. D., Selby, E. A., & Joiner, T. E. (2017). The role of stressful life events preceding death by suicide: Evidence from two samples of suicide decedents. Psychiatry Research, 256, 345-352.

Sachs-Ericsson, N., Sheffler, J., Selby, E. A., Stanley, I., & Joiner, T. E. (2017). Non-violent and violent forms of childhood abuse in the prediction of suicide attempts: Direct or indirect effects through psychiatric disorders? Journal of Affective Disorders, 215, 12-22.


Braithwaite, S., Selby, E. A., & Fincham, F. (2016). Trait forgiveness and enduring vulnerabilities: Neuroticism and catastrophizing influence relationship satisfaction via less forgiveness. Personality and Individual Differences, 94, 237-246. 

Jungmann, S. M., Vollmer, N., Selby, E. A., & Witthoft, M. (2016). Understanding dysregulated behaviors and compulsions: An extension of the emotional cascade model and the mediating role of intrusive thoughts. Frontiers in Psychology, 29, 994.

*Kranzler, A., *Fehling, K., Anestis, M., & Selby, E. A.(2016). Emotion dysregulation, internalizing symptoms, and self-injurious behavior: Structural equation modeling analysis. Death Studies, 40, 358-366.

*Kranzler, A., Young, J., Hankin, B., & Selby, E. A.(2016). Emotional awareness: A transdiagnostic predictor of depression and anxiety for children and adolescents. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 45, 262-269. 

Selby, E. A.(2016). Self-Injury in adolescents and adults.In Western Schools Continuing Education Series. Boston, MA: Western Schools Publishing.

Selby, E. A., *Fehling, K., *Panza, E., & *Kranzler, A. (2016). Rumination, mindfulness, and borderline personality disorder symptoms. Mindfulness, 7, 228-235.

Selby, E. A., *Kranzler, A., *Panza, E., & *Fehling, K. B. (2016). Bidirectional-compounding effects of rumination and negative emotion in predicting impulsive behavior: Implications for emotional cascades. Journal of Personality, 84, 139-153 

Yen, S., Kuehn, K., Melvin, C., Weinstock, L. M., Andover, M., Selby, E. A., Solomon, J., & Spirito, A. (2016). Predicting persistence of self-harm behavior in an adolescent inpatient sample. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 46, 13-22.


Alderman, B. L., Olson, R. L., Bates, M. E., Selby, E. A., Buckman, J. F., Brush, C. J., *Panza, E., *Kranzler, A., Eddie, D., & Shors, T. J. (2015). Rumination in major depressive disorder is associated with impaired neural activation during conflict monitoring. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 9, 269.

Anestis, M. D., Bryan, C. J., Kay, A. M., Law, K. C., Hagan, C. R., Bryan, A. O., Chu, C., Michaels, M. S., Selby, E. A., Klonsky, E. D., & Joiner, T. E. (2015). Dangerous words? An experimental investigation of the impact of detailed reporting about suicide on subsequent attempt risk. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 71, 1031-1041.

Anestis, M. D., & Selby, E. A.(2015). Grit and perseverance in suicidal behavior and non-suicidal self-injury. Death Studies, 39, 211-218.

Hames, J., Chiurliza, B., Podlogar, M. C., Anestis, M. D., Selby, E. A., & Joiner, T. E. (2015). Perceived burdensomeness and thwarted belongingness predict excessive reassurance seeking among clinical outpatients. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 71, 597-605.

Mann, S. L., Selby E. A., Bates, M. E., & Contrada, R. J. (2015). Integrating affective and cognitive correlates of heart rate variability: A structural equation modeling approach. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 98, 76-86.

Martino, F., Caselli, G., Berardi, D., Fiore, F., Marino, E., Menchetti, M., Prunetti, E., Ruggiero, G. M., Sasdelli, A., Selby, E., & Sassaroli, S. (2015). Anger rumination and aggressive behaviour in borderline personality disorder. Personality and Mental Health, 9, 277-287.

Selby, E. A., Cornelius, T., *Fehling, K., *Kranzler, A., *Panza, E. A., Lavender, J., Wonderlich, S., Crosby, R., Engel, S., Mitchell, J., Crow, S., Peterson, C., & Le Grange, D. (2015). A perfect storm: Examining the synergistic effects of negative and positive emotional instability on promoting weight loss activities in anorexia nervosa. Frontiers in Psychology, 6, 1260.

Selby, E.A.,& Gardner, K. (2015). A latent profile analysis of suicidal and self-injurious behavior, other dysregulated behaviors, and borderline personality disorder symptoms. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, 6, 356-368.

Selby, E.A., *Kranzler, A., *Fehling, K. B., & *Panza, E. (2015). Nonsuicidal self-injury disorder: The path to diagnostic validity and final obstacles. Clinical Psychology Review, 38, 79-91.


Gardner, K., Dodsworth, J., & Selby, E. A.(2014). Borderline personality disorder, rumination and self-injurious behaviour: An empirical test of the emotional cascade model in adult male offenders. Journal of Forensic Psychology Practice, 5, 398-417.

Ribeiro, J. D., Witte, T. K., Van Orden, K. A., Selby, E. A., Gordon, K. H., Bender, T. W., & Joiner, T. E. (2014). Fearlessness about death: The psychometric properties and construct validity of the revision to the acquired capability for suicide scale. Psychological Assessment, 26, 115-126. 

Sachs-Ericsson, N., Hames, J. L., Joiner, T. E., Corsentino, E., Rushing, N., Palmer, E., Gotlib, I. H., Selby, E. A., Zarit, S., & Steffens, D. C. (2014). Differences between suicide attempters and non-attempters in depressed older patients: Depression severity, white matter lesions, and cognitive functioning. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 22, 75-85.

Sachs-Ericsson, N., Moxley, J. H., Corsentino, E., Rushing, N. C., Sheffler, J., Selby, E. A., Gotlib, I., & Steffens, D. C. (2014). Melancholia in later-life: Late and early onset differences in presentation, course and dementia risk. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 29, 943-951.

Sachs-Ericsson, N., Selby, E. A., Hames, J. L., Joiner, T. E., Fingerman, K. L., Zarit, S. H., Birditt, K. S., & Hilt, L. M. (2014). Transmission of parental neuroticism to offspring’s depression: The mediating role of rumination. Personality and Mental Health, 8, 306-319.

Selby, E.A.(2014). Clinician’s quick guide to the DSM-5. Western SchoolsContinuing Education Series. Boston, MA: Western Schools Publishing.

Selby, E. A.(2014). Binge eating disorder: Clinical considerations. Continuing Education Series. Boston, MA: Western Schools Publishing.

Selby, E. A., *Kranzler, A., & *Panza, E. (2014). The development of emotional cascades in borderline personality disorder. In J. L. Tackett, & C. Sharp (Eds.). Handbook of Borderline Personality Disorder in Children and Adolescents. New York: Springer.

Selby, E. A., Nock, M. K., & Kranzler, A. (2014). How does self-injury feel? Examining automatic positive reinforcement in adolescent self-injurers with experience sampling. Psychiatry Research, 215, 417-423.

Selby, E. A., Joiner, T. E., Jr., & Ribeiro, J. D. (2014). Comprehensive theoretical models of suicidal behaviors. In M. K. Nock (Ed.). Oxford Handbook of Suicide and Self-Injury.Oxford University Press.

Selby, E. A., Wonderlich, S. A., Crosby, R. D., Engel, S. G., *Panza, E., Mitchell, J. E., Crow, S. J., Peterson, C. B., & le Grange, D. (2014). Nothing tastes as good as thin feels: Low positive emotion differentiation and weight loss activities in anorexia nervosa. Clinical Psychological Science, 2, 514-531.

Selby, E. A., & Yen, S. (2014). 6-month trajectory of suicidal ideation in adolescents with borderline personality disorder. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 44, 89-100. 

Shors, T. J., Olson, R. L., Bates, M. E., Selby, E. A., & Alderman, B. L. (2014). Mental and Physical (MAP) Training: A neurogenesis-inspired intervention that enhances health in humans. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 115, 3-9.

Wells, T., Vanderlind, W. M., Selby, E. A., & Beevers, C. (2014). Childhood abuse and vulnerability to depression: Cognitive scars in otherwise healthy young adults.Cognition and Emotion, 28, 821-833.


Sachs-Ericsson, N., Corsentino, E., Moxley, J., Hames, J. L., Rushing, N. C., Sawyer, K., Joiner, T., Selby, E. A.,Zarit, S., Gotlib, I. H., & Steffens, D. C. (2013). A longitudinal study of differences in late and early onset geriatric depression: Depressive symptoms and psychosocial, cognitive, and neurological functioning. Aging and Mental Health, 17, 1-11.

Selby, E. A.(2013). Chronic sleep disturbances and borderline personality disorder symptoms. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 81, 941-947.

Selby, E. A., Franklin, J., *Carson-Wong, A., & Rizvi, S. L. (2013). Emotional Cascades and Self-Injury: Investigating Instability of Rumination and Negative Emotion. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 69, 1213-1227.

Selby, E. A., & McHugh, R. K. (2013). Borderline personality disorder symptoms and treatment seeking over the past 12-months: An investigation using the National Comorbidity Survey – Replication (NCS-R). Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 74, 126-128.

Selby, E. A., & Joiner, T. E., Jr. (2013). Emotional cascades as prospective predictors of dysregulated behaviors in borderline personality disorder. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, & Treatment, 4, 168-174.

(Article highlighted in the January 2013 Issue of Clinician’s Research Digest)

Selby, E. A., Ribeiro, J., & Joiner, T. E. (2013). What dreams may come: Emotional cascades and nightmares in borderline personality disorder. Dreaming, 23, 126-144.

Selby, E. A., Yen, S., & Spirito, A. (2013). Time Varying Prediction of Suicidal Ideation in Adolescents: Weekly Ratings over Six Month Follow-Up. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 42, 481-495.

*Ward, A., Bender, T. W., Gordon, K. H., Nock, M. K., Joiner, T. E., & Selby, E. A.(2013). Post-therapy functional impairment as a treatment outcome measure in non-suiciddal self-injury (NSSI) disorder using archival data. Personality and Mental Health, 7, 69-79.

Yen, S., Weinstock, L., Andover, M., Sheets, E., Selby, E. A., & Spirito, A. (2013). Prospective predictors of adolescent suicidality: Six month post hospitalization follow-up. Psychological Medicine, 43, 983-993. 

*Yu, J., & Selby, E. A. (2013).Interpersonal problems and negative affective instability in binge eating. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 32, 465-481.


Anestis, M. D., Fink, E. L., Bender, T. Selby, E. A., Smith, A., Witte, T., & Joiner, T. E. (2012). Painful and provocative events account for the relationship between negative urgency and suicidality. Personality and Mental Health, 6, 138-146.

Hames, J. L., Selby, E. A., Werner, J., Bonds, L., & Joiner, T. E. (2012). Recapturing the way history felt: Evaluating the invariance of the factor structure of emotion over two historical epochs.  Personality and Individual Differences, 52(5), 652-655. 

Sachs-Ericsson, N., Keel, P. K., Holland, L., Selby, E. A., Verona, E., Cougle, J. R., & Palmer, E. (2012). Parental disorders, childhood abuse, and binge eating in a large community sample. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 45, 316-325.

Sachs-Ericsson, N., Selby, E. A., Corsentino, E., Collins, N., Sawyer, K., Hames, J., Arce, D., Joiner, T. E., & Steffens, D. C. (2012). Depressed older patients with the atypical features of interpersonal rejection sensitivity and non-vegetative symptoms are similar to younger atypical patients.  American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 20, 622-634.

Selby, E. A., Bender, T. W., Gordon, K. H., Nock, M. K., & Joiner, T. E. (2012). Non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) disorder: A preliminary study.Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, & Treatment, 3, 167-175.                      

Selby, E. A., Doyle, P., Wonderlich, S., Crosby, R., Engel, S., & Mitchell, J. (2012). Momentary emotion surrounding bulimic behaviors in women with bulimia nervosa and borderline personality disorder. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 46, 1492-1500.

(Article highlighted in the January 2013 Issue ofClinician’s Research Digest)


Anestis, M. D., Bender, T. W., Selby, E. A., Ribeiro, J. D., & Joiner, T. E., Jr. (2011).  Sex and emotions in the acquired capability for suicide.  Archives of Suicide Research, 15(2), 172-182.  

Braithwaite, S. R., Selby, E. A., & Fincham, F. D. (2011). Forgiveness and relationship satisfaction: Mediating mechanisms. Journal of Family Psychology, 24(4), 551-559.

Ribeiro, J. D., Bender, T. W., Selby, E. A.,Hames, J., & Joiner, T. E. (2011).  Development and validation of a brief self-report measure of agitation: The Brief Agitation Measure. Journal of Personality Assessment, 93, 597-604.

Timmons, K. A., Selby, E. A., Lewinsohn, P., & Joiner, T. E., Jr. (2011). Displacement, burdensomeness, and belongingness in youth suicidal behavior.  Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 40, 807-817.


Anestis, M. D., Fink, E., Smith, A., Selby, E. A., & Joiner, T. E., Jr. (2010). Eating Disorders.  In M. Zvolensky, A., Bernstein, & A. Vujanovic (Eds.). Distress Tolerance: Theory, Research, and Clinical Applications.  New York: Guilford.

Anestis, M. D., Selby, E. A., Crosby, R. D., Wonderlich, S. A., Engel, S. G., & Joiner, T. E. (2010). A comparison of retrospective self-report versus ecological momentary assessment measures of affective lability in the examination of its relationship with bulimic symptomatology. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 48(7), 607-613.

Fink, E. L., Anestis, M. D., Selby, E. A., & Joiner, T. E. (2010). Negative urgency fully mediates the relationship between alexithymia and dysregulated behaviors.  Personality and Mental Health, 4, 284-293.

Gordon, K. H., Selby, E. A., Anestis. M. D., Bender, T. W., Witte, T. K., Braithwaite, S. R., Van Orden, K. A., Bresin, K., & Joiner, T.E., Jr. (2010). The reinforcing properties of repeated deliberate self-harm.  Archives of Suicide Research, 14, 329-341.

Selby, E. A., Anestis, M. D., Bender, T. W., Ribeiro, J. D, Nock, M. K., Rudd, M. D., Bryan, C. J., Lim, I. C., Baker, M. T., Gutierrez, P. M., & Joiner, T. E., Jr. (2010). Overcoming the fear of lethal injury: Evaluating suicide in the military through the lens of the interpersonal-psychological theory of suicide. Clinical Psychology Review, 30, 298-307.

Selby, E. A., Bulik, C. M., Thornton, L., Brandt, H. A., Crawford, S., Fichter, M. M., Halmi, K. A., Jacoby, G. E., Johnson, C. L., Jones, I., Kaplan, A. S., Mitchell, J. E., Nutzinger, D. O., Strober, M., Treasure, J., Woodside, D. B., Kaye, W. H., & Joiner, T. E., Jr. (2010). Refining behavioral dysregulation in borderline personality disorder with a sample of women diagnosed with anorexia nervosa. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 1(4), 250-257.

Selby, E. A., *Connell, L. D., & Joiner, T. E., Jr. (2010). The pernicious blend of rumination and fearlessness in non-suicidal self-injury.  Cognitive Therapy and Research, 34(5), 421-428.

Selby, E. A., Smith, A., Bulik, C. M., Olmsted, M. P., Thornton, L., McFarlane, T. L., Berrettini, W. H., Brandt, H. A., Crawford, S., Fichter, M. M., Halmi, K. A., Jacoby, G. E., Johnson, C. L., Jones, I., Kaplan, A. S., Mitchell, J. E., Nutzinger, D. O., Strober, M., Treasure, J., Woodside, D. B., Kaye, W. H., & Joiner, T. E., Jr. (2010). Habitual Starvation and Provocative Behaviors: Two Routes to Extreme Suicidal Behavior in Anorexia Nervosa.  Behaviour Research and Therapy, 48(7), 634-645.

Selby, E. A., *Ward, A. C., & Joiner, T. E., Jr. (2010). Dysregulated eating behaviors in borderline personality disorder: Are rejection sensitivity and emotion dysregulation linking mechanisms?  International Journal of Eating Disorders, 43(7), 667-670.

Van Orden, K. A., Witte, T. K., Cukrowicz, K. C., Braithwaite, S. R., Selby, E. A., & Joiner, T. E., Jr. (2010). The interpersonal theory of suicide. Psychological Review, 117(2),575-600.


Anestis, M. D., Anestis, J. C., Selby, E. A., & Joiner, T. E. (2009). Anger rumination across forms of aggression.  Personality and Individual Differences,46, 192-196. 

Joiner, T. E., Jr., Van Orden, K. A., Witte, T.K., Selby, E. A.,Ribiero, J. D., Lewis, R., & Rudd. M. D. (2009). Main predictions of the interpersonal-psychological theory of suicidal behavior: Empirical tests in two samples of young adults.  

Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 118(3), 634-646.

Selby, E. A., Anestis, M. D., Bender, T. W., & Joiner, T. E. (2009). An exploration of the emotional cascade model in borderline personality disorder. 

Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 118(2), 375-387.

(Rated the #1 article downloaded from Journal of Abnormal PsychologyJuly-Sept. 2009 – ScienceDirect)

Selby, E. A., & Joiner, T. E., Jr. (2009). Cascades of emotion: The emergence of borderline personality disorder from emotional and behavioral dysregulation.  Review of General Psychology, 13(3), 219-229.

(Rated the #3 article downloaded from Review of General PsychologyOct.-Dec. 2009 – ScienceDirect)

Selby, E. A.,& Joiner, T. E., Jr. (2009). Ethnic variations in the structure of borderline personality disorder symptomatology. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 43, 115-123.


Selby, E. A., Anestis, M. D., & Joiner, T. E. (2008). Understanding the connection between emotional and behavioral dysregulation: Emotional cascades.  Behaviour Research and Therapy, 46(5), 593-611

Selby, E. A., Braithwaite, S. R., Joiner, T. E., & Fincham, F. D. (2008). Features of borderline personality disorder, childhood emotional invalidation, and dysfunction within current romantic relationships.  Journal of Family Psychology, 22(6), 885-893.

Van Orden, K. A., Witte, T. K.,Selby, E. A., Bender, T. W., & Joiner, T. E. (2008). Suicidal behavior in youth.  In J. R. Z. Abela & B. L. Hankin (Eds.). Depression in Children and Adolescents: Causes, Treatment, and Prevention.  New York: Guilford.


Anestis, M. D., Selby, E. A., Fink, E., & Joiner, T. E. (2007). The multifaceted role of distress tolerance in dysregulated eating behaviors.  International Journal of Eating Disorders, 40, 718-726.

Anestis, M. D., Selby, E. A., & Joiner, T. E. (2007). The role of urgency in maladaptive behaviors.  Behaviour Research and Therapy, 45, 3018-3029.

Joiner, T. E., Sachs-Ericsson, N. J., Wingate, L. R., Brown, J. S., Anestis, M. D., & Selby, E. A.(2007). Childhood physical and sexual abuse and lifetime number of suicide attempts: A persistent and theoretically important relationship.  Behaviour Research and Therapy, 45(3), 539-547.

Selby, E. A., Anestis, M. D., & Joiner, T. E. Jr. (2007). Daydreaming about death: Violent daydreaming as a form of emotion dysregulation in suicidality.  Behavior Modification,31(6), 867-879.