Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Helminen, E. C., Ducar, D. M., Scheer, J. R., Parke, K. L., Morton, M. L., & Felver, J. C. (in press). Self-compassion, minority stress, and mental health in sexual and gender minority populations: A meta-analysis and systematic review. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice.
  2. Scheer, J. R., Helminen, E. C., Felver, J. C., & Coolhart, D. (in press). Nonmedical social determinants, syndemic conditions, and suicidal thoughts and behaviors in a treatment-seeking community sample: A latent class analysis. Archives of Suicide Research.
  3. Helminen, E. C., Cascalheira, C. J., Shaw, T. J., Zollweg, S., Hughes, T. L., & Scheer, J. R. (2022). A latent class analysis of tailored substance use treatment programs: Implications for treating syndemic conditions facing sexual and gender minority populations. Drug and Alcohol Dependence.
  4. Helminen, E. C., Scheer, J. R., Edwards, K. M., & Felver, J. C. (2022). Adverse childhood experiences exacerbate the association between lifetime discrimination and mental health symptomology in undergraduate students. Journal of Affective Disorders. 297, 338–247.
  5. Helminen, E. C., Zhang, X., Clawson, A. J., Morton, M. L., Cary, E. L., Sinegar, S. E., Janack, P., & Felver J. C. (2022). Stress-buffering effects of mindfulness programming for adolescents in schools during periods of high and low stress. ECNU Review of Education.
  6. Helminen, E. C., Scheer, J. R., Jackson, S. D., Brisbin, C. D., Batchelder, A. W., Cascalheira, C. J., & Sullivan, T. P. (2021). PTSD symptoms and hazardous drinking indicators among trauma-exposed sexual minority women during heightened societal stress. Behavioral Medicine.
  7. Scheer, J. R., Edwards, K. M., Helminen, E.C., & Watson, R. J. (2021). Victimization typologies among a large national sample of sexual and gender minority adolescents. LGBT Health. 8(8).
  8. Helminen, E. C., Scheer, J. R., & Felver, J. C. (2021). Gender Differences in the Associations Between Mindfulness, Self-Compassion, and Perceived Stress Reactivity. Mindfulness, 12(9), 2173–2183.
  9. Helminen, E. C. , Morton, M. L., Wang, Q., & Felver, J. C. (2021). Stress reactivity to the Trier Social Stress Test in traditional and virtual environments: A meta-analytic comparison. Psychosomatic Medicine, 83(3), 200–211.
  10. Zhang-James, Y., Helminen, E. C., Franke, B., Hoogman, M., & Faraone, S. V. (2021). Evidence for similar structural brain anomalies in youth and adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: A machine learning analysis. Translational Psychiatry, 11(1), 1–9.
  11. Becker, M., Bartalotta, A., Morton, M. L., Helminen, E. C., Clawson, A. J., & Felver, J. C. (2020). The effects of mindfulness-based stress reduction in the higher education workplace: A pilot study. Journal of Integrated Social Sciences, 10(1), 136-154.
  12. Morton, M. L., Helminen, E. C., & Felver, J.C. (in press). A systematic review of mindfulness interventions on psychophysiological responses to acute stress. Mindfulness.
  13. Felver, J. C., Helminen, E. C., & DiFlorio, R. (2020). Ultra-brief mindfulness intervention for highly stressed professionals: A pilot open trial. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine.
  14. Helminen, E. C. , Morton, M. L., Wang, Q., & Felver, J. C. (2019). A meta-analysis of cortisol reactivity to the Trier Social Stress Test in virtual environments. Psychoneuroendocrinology. 110.
  15. Wang, Y., Helminen, E. C., & Jiang, J. (2015). Building a virtual simulation platform for quasistatic breast ultrasound elastography using open source software: A preliminary investigation. Medical Physics42(9), 5453–5466.

Book Review and Book Chapter

  1. Helminen, E. C. (2020). Book review of Christina Feldman and Willem Kuyken: Ancient wisdom meets modern psychology. Mindfulness. 11(10), 2452-2453.
  2. Felver, J. C., Clawson, A. J., Helminen, E. C., Koelmel, E. L., Morton, M. L., & Sinegar, S. E. (2018). Reconceptualizing the measurement of mindfulness. In D. Grimes, H. Lin, & Q. Wang (Eds.), Empirical Studies of Contemplative Practices (pp.19-42). New York, NY: Nova Science Publishers.