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Temperament and Narratives Lab


Journal Articles

Teglasi, H., Caputo, M. H., & Scott, A. L. (2022). Explicit and implicit theory of mind and social competence: A social information processing framework. New Ideas in Psychology64, 100915.

Verron H, Teglasi H. (2018). Indirect Effects of Temperament on Social Competence via Emotion Understanding Early Education and Development. 29: 655-674. 

Teglasi, H., Ritzau, J., Sanders, S., Kim, M, & Scott, A.  (2017). Explaining Discrepancies in Assessment Protocols: Trait Relevance and Functional Equivalence. Psychological Assessment. Advance online publication. 

Annotti, L. A & Teglasi, H. (2017) Functioning in the real world: Using storytelling to improve validity in the assessment of executive functions. Journal of Personality Assessment, 99:3, 254-264.

Teglasi, H., Schussler, S. L., Gifford, K., Annotti, L.A., Sanders, C., & Liu, H. (2015). Child Behavior Questionnaire-Short Form for Teachers: Informant Correspondences and Divergences, Assessment, 22 (6), 730-748.  

Teglasi, H., Nebbergall, A., & Newman, D., (2012). Construct Validity and Case Validity in Assessment, Psychological Assessment, 24 (2), 464-475.

Teglasi, H. (2010). Cross-Disciplinary Discourse to Bridge the Socio-emotional and Academic Strands of Development, Early Education & Development, Volume 21 Issue 5, 615-632.

Teglasi, H., French, M., Lohr, L., KaminerMiller, K., .Rothman, L.,  Erwin Drewer, H., & Denny, M. (2009), Dimensions of Activity Level and Adjustment, Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology30,  505–514.

Teglasi, H. (2007) Personality Assessment: The whole and its parts, Psychology in the Schools , 44,209-214

Teglasi, H., Simcox, A., Kim, N.Y. (2007). Personality Constructs and Measures, Psychology in the Schools, 44, 215-228

Nuijens, K., Teglasi, H., Simcox, A., Kivlighan, D., & Rothman, L. (2006). The Development and Validation of the Group Leader Intervention System, Group Dynamics: Theory, Research, and Practice, 10, 116-135

Lohr, L., Teglasi, H., & French, M. (2004).  Schemas and temperament as risk factors for Emotional Disability, Personality and Individual Differences, 36, 1637-1654.

Teglasi, H., Cohn, A., & Meshbesher, N. (2004). Temperament and Learning Disability, Learning Disability Quarterly, 27, 9-20 (invited)

Conference Presentations

McMahon, C., Hernandez, I., McCurdy, K., & Teglasi, H. (2023, February). Understanding Teaching Experiences During COVID-19: It Matters How You Ask. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the National Association of School Psychologists, Denver, Colorado.

Kim, M. J., Teglasi, H. Briody, J. (2017, August) Understanding Teacher Development through Narrative: Implications for Consultation. Poster presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

Haasbroek, M., & Teglasi, H. (2016, February). Social Skills Scales: Putting Item Scores in Context. Poster session presented at the Annual Convention of the National Association of School Psychologists, San Antonio, TX. 

Teglasi, H. (2016). Assessment of Temperament across the Home and School Contexts. International Temperament Consortium Conference, Washington University, Seattle Washington (October).

Albrecht, J., Kim, M., Mulder, B., Lashley, A., Sanders, C., Berger, J., Teglasi, H., Denvir, S. & Dunheimer, T. & Peterson with Flook B. as discussant (2016, February). Collaboration between training programs in School Psychology and Education. Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the National Association of School Psychologists, New Orleans, LA.

Kim, M., Teglasi, H., Albrecht, J., Lashley, A., & Berger, J. (2016, February). Beyond Self-Report: Teachers' Stories to Understand Stress and Coping. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the National Association of School Psychologists, New Orleans, LA.

Lashley, A., Teglasi, H., Kim, M., Albrecht, J., & Berger, J. (2016, February). Beyond "Please and Thank You": Cognitive-Emotional Underpinnings of Social CompetencePoster presented at the annual meeting of the National Association of School Psychologists, New Orleans, LA.

Annotti, L. A. & Teglasi, H. (2015, August). Matching Predictor and Criterion Variables in Psychological Assessment. Poster presented at the American Psychological Association, Toronto Canada.

Mulder, B., Sedlik. S. & Teglasi, H. (2015, August). Scaffolding Children’sVerbal Interactions During a Group Intervention: Elicitors and Impacts.  Poster presented at the American Psychological Association, Toronto Canada.

Sedlik, S., Maslak, K., & Teglasi, H.  (2010, March). Characteristics of teacher referred children to a targeted social-emotional intervention. 42nd Annual Convention of the National Association of School Psychologists, Chicago, IL.   

Teglasi, H., Annotti, L., Sanders, C., & Albrecht, J.(2014, February). Facing Reality: What to do when Informants Don’t Agree. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the National Association of School Psychologists, Washington, DC.

Teglasi, H. (2014, October). Symposium on Application of Temperament in School Interventions: Conceptual perspectives and empirical evidence. Paper: Temperament-Based and Temperament-Informed Interventions in Schools. Temperament Consortium Conference, University of Nebraska

Teglasi H. (January 2013). Symposium chair and presenter. Integration of Personality and Temperament. Temperament Consortium Conference, Salt Lake City, UT.

Teglasi, H.  (2010). Symposium co-chair and presenter. Temperamental and Cognitive Sources of Self-Regulation. Temperament Consortium Conference, Bowdoin, Brunswick Maine, October. 


Teglasi H. (2010) Essentials of TAT and Other Storytelling Assessments. New York: Wiley, 2nd edition.  ISBN-13: 978-0470281925  ISBN-10: 0470281928


Teglasi, H. (2021). Thematic Apperception Test (TAT) for assessing disordered thought and perception. In I. B. Weiner & J. H. Kleiger (Eds.), Psychological assessment of disordered thinking and perception (pp. 169–186). American Psychological Association. 

Teglasi, H. & Haasbroek, M. (2017 publication date). Multicultural Tasks of Emotional Development Test, Buros Mental Measurement Yearbook series (#20), edited by J. Carlson, K. Geisinger, & J. Johnson.

Teglasi H. & Yiu H. (2013) Lucie’s schemas about self, others, and the world, In Thematic Apperception Test: Interpretive Perspectives.  I. Cermak & T. Fikarova (Eds.), Nove Zamky: PSYCHOPROF (pp 201-271).

Teglasi H.  (2013) The Status of Projective Assessment in Psychological Science and in Practice, The Oxford Handbook of Child Psychological Assessment, D. H. Saklofske, V. L. Schwean, and C. R. Reynolds (Eds.), Oxford University Press (pp 113-128).

Teglasi, H., Locraft, C., & Felgenhauer, K. (2008).  Empathy: schemas and social information processing, In S. Jenkins (Ed), A Handbook of Clinical Scoring Systems for Thematic Apperceptive Techniques. ( pp 573- 605) Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Teglasi, H., Locraft, C. & Felgenhauer, K. (2008).  Manual for coding empathy from children’s TAT stories. In S. Jenkins (Ed.), A Handbook for Clinical Scoring Systems for Thematic Apperceptive Techniques. (pp 607- 632) Mahwah N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Teglasi, H., Rahill, S., & Rothman, L, (2007). A Story Guided Peer Group Intervention for Reducing Bullying and Victimization in Schools: In J.E. Zins, M. J. Elias, & C.A. Maher (Eds.), Bullying, Victimization, and Peer HarassmentA Handbook of Prevention and Intervention(219-237). New York: Haworth Press.

Teglasi, H. (2006) Temperament in G. Bear & K. Minke(Eds), Children’s Needs. Washington, DC: National Association of School Psychologists, Third edition, 327-336