Representative Publications

Students are listed in bold.

Zeigler-Hill, V., Dahlen, E. R., & Madson, M. B. (2017). Self-esteem and alcohol use: Implications for aggressive behavior. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. doi: 10.1007/s11469-017-9764-9

Zeigler-Hill, V., Mandracchia, J. T., Dahlen, E. R., Shango, R., & Vrabel, J. K. (2017). Pathological personality traits and criminogenic thinking styles. Personality and Individual Differences, 110, 41-48. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2017.01.021

Clark, C. M., Dahlen, E. R., & Nicholson, B. C. (2015). The role of parenting in relational aggression and prosocial behavior among emerging adults. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 24, 185-202. doi: 10.1080/10926771.2015.1002653

Boudreaux, D. J., Dahlen, E. R., Madson, M. B., & Bullock-Yowell, E. (2014). Attitudes toward anger management scale: Development and initial validation. Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, 47, 14-26. doi: 10.1177/0748175613497039

Dahlen, E. R., Czar, K. A., Prather, E., & Dyess, C. (2013). Relational aggression and victimization in college students. Journal of College Student Development, 54, 140-154. doi: 10.1353.csd.2013.0021 (download archived .pdf file)

Prather, E., Dahlen, E. R., Nicholson, B. C., & Bullock-Yowell, E. (2012). Relational aggression in college students’ dating relationships. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 21, 705-720. doi: 10.1080/10926771.2012.693151

Dahlen, E. R., Edwards, B. D., Tubré, T., Zyphur, M. J., & Warren, C. R. (2012). Taking a look behind the wheel: An investigation into the personality predictors of aggressive driving. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 45, 1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.aap.2011.11.012

Czar, K. A., Dahlen, E. R., Bullock-Yowell, E., Nicholson, B. C. (2011). Psychopathic personality traits in relational aggression among young adults. Aggressive Behavior, 37, 207-214. doi: 10.1002/ab.20381

Martin, R. C., & Dahlen, E. R. (2011). Angry thoughts and response to provocation: Validity of the Angry Cognitions Scale. Journal of Rational-Emotive & Cognitive Behavior Therapy, 29, 65-76. doi: 10.1007/s10942-009-0104-2

Pseekos, A. C., Bullock-Yowell, E., & Dahlen, E. R. (2011). Examining Holland’s person-environment fit, workplace aggression, interpersonal conflict, and job satisfaction. Journal of Employment Counseling, 48, 63-71. doi: 10.1002/j.2161-1920.2011.tb00115.x

Moore, M., & Dahlen, E. R. (2008). Forgiveness and consideration of future consequences in aggressive driving. Accident Analysis & Prevention, 40, 1661-1666. doi: 10.1016/j.aap.2008.05.007

Dahlen, E. R. (2007). Cognitive therapy for clinically dysfunctional anger: A case study. Clinical Case Studies, 6, 493-507. doi: 10.1177/1534650107298707

Martin, R. C., & Dahlen, E. R. (2007). Anger response styles and reaction to provocation. Personality and Individual Differences, 43, 2083-2094. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2007.06.022

Martin, R. C., & Dahlen, E. R. (2007). The Angry Cognitions Scale: A new inventory for assessing cognitions in anger. Journal of Rational-Emotive and Cognitive Behavior Therapy, 25, 155-173. doi: 10.1007/s10942-006-0033-2

Dahlen, E. R., & Martin, R. C. (2006). Refining the Anger Consequences Questionnaire. Personality and Individual Differences, 41, 1021-1031. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2006.04.008

Dahlen, E. R., & White, R. P. (2006). The Big Five factors, sensation seeking, and driving anger in the prediction of unsafe driving. Personality and Individual Differences, 41, 903-915. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2006.03.016

Dahlen, E. R., & Martin, R. C. (2005). The experience, expression, and control of anger in perceived social support. Personality and Individual Differences, 39, 391-401. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2005.01.019

Martin, R. C., & Dahlen, E. R. (2005). Cognitive emotion regulation in the prediction of depression, anxiety, stress, and anger. Personality and Individual Differences, 39, 1249-1260. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2005.06.004

Dahlen, E. R., Martin, R. C., Ragan, K., & Kuhlman, M. M. (2005). Driving anger, sensation seeking, impulsiveness, and boredom proneness in the prediction of unsafe driving. Accident Analysis & Prevention, 37, 341-348. doi: 10.1016/j.aap.2004.10.006

Dahlen E. R., Martin, R. C., Ragan, K., & Kuhlman, M. M. (2004). Boredom proneness in anger and aggression: Effects of impulsiveness and sensation seeking. Personality and Individual Differences, 37, 1615-1627. doi: 10.1016/j.paid.2004.02.016

Dahlen, E. R., & Ragan, K. M. (2004). Validation of the Propensity for Angry Driving Scale. Journal of Safety Research, 35, 557-563. doi: 10.1016/j.jsr.2004.09.002

Martin, R. C., & Dahlen, E. R. (2004). Irrational beliefs and the experience and expression of anger. Journal of Rational-Emotive and Cognitive-Behavior Therapy, 22, 3-20. doi: 10.1023/B:JORE.0000011574.44362.8f

Deffenbacher, J. L., Lynch, R. S., Filetti, L. B., Dahlen, E. R., & Oetting, E. R. (2003). Anger, aggression, risky behavior, and crash-related outcomes in three groups of drivers. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 41, 333-349. doi: 10.1016/S0005-7967(02)00014-1

Deffenbacher, J. L., Filetti, L. B., Lynch, R. S., Dahlen, E. R., & Oetting, E. R. (2002). Cognitive-behavioral treatment of high anger drivers. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 40, 895-910. doi: 10.1016/S0005-7967(01)00067-5

Dahlen, E. R., & Deffenbacher, J. L. (2001). Anger management. In W. J. Lyddon & J. V. Jones (Eds.), Empirically-supported cognitive therapies: Current status and future promise (pp. 163-181). New York: Springer.

Dahlen, E. R., & Deffenbacher, J. L. (2000). A partial component analysis of Beck’s cognitive therapy for the treatment of general anger. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy, 14, 77-95.

Deffenbacher, J. L., Dahlen, E. R., Lynch, R. S., Morris, C. D., & Gowensmith, W. N. (2000). An application of Beck's cognitive therapy to general anger reduction. Cognitive Therapy & Research, 24, 689-697. doi: 10.1023/A:1005539428336
Anger and Traffic Psychology Lab
The Anger and Traffic Psychology Lab is directed by Eric R. Dahlen, Ph.D., and the content of this website represents his views (see disclaimer). Doctoral and master's students in the Counseling Psychology graduate programs and undergraduate students in the Department of Psychology at the University of Southern Mississippi study dysfunctional anger, overt and relational aggression, clinical traffic psychology, and related areas. To learn more about the lab, explore our website.