Loyola University Maryland

Department of Psychology

Jeffrey M. Lating, Ph.D.

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Jeff LatingProfessor of Psychology
Director, Masters Education - Practitioner Track

Office: Beatty Hall, Room 222F
Telephone: 410-617-2094
Email: JLating@loyola.edu

Education:

  • B.A., (Psychology), Swarthmore College
  • M.S., (Clinical Psychology), University of Georgia
  • Ph.D. (Clinical Psychology), University of Georgia
  • Pre-doctoral Internship, Homewood Hospital Center
  • Post-doctoral, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Licensed Psychologist in Maryland

Scholarly Interests:

My primary research and clinical interests are in post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), coronary-prone risk factors and behavioral medicine.

Representative Publications:

Konig, A., Lating, J., Kirkhart, M. W. (2007). Content of disclosure and
     health: Autonomic response to talking about a stressful event.
     Brief Treatment and Crisis Intervention, 7, 1-8.

Stapleton, A. B., Lating, J., Kirkhart, M., & Everly, G. S., Jr. (2006).
     Effects of medical crisis intervention on anxiety, depression, and
     posttraumatic stress symptoms: A meta-analysis.  Psychiatric
     Quaterly
, 77, 231-238.

Lating, J. M., Sherman, M. F., Peragine, T. F. (2006). PTSD reactions
     and coping responses of American Airlines flight attendants who
     were former employees of Trans World Airlines: Further support
     of a psychological contagion effect. Brief Treatment and Crisis
     Intervention,
6, 144-153.

Everly, G. S., Jr., & Lating, J. M. (2005). Integration of cognitive and
     personality-based  conceptualization and treatment of
     psychological trauma. International Journal of Emergency Mental
     Health
, 7, 263-276.

Lating, J. M. (2005). The psychological contagion effect.
     In G. S. Everly, Jr., & C. L. Parker (Eds.), Mental health aspects of
     disaster: Public health preparedness and response.
(Vol. 1).
     (pp. 44-58). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Center for Public Health
     Preparedness.

Everly, G. S., Jr., Lating, J. M., & Mitchell, J. T. (2005). Innovations in
     crisis intervention: Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) and
     Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM). In A. R.
    Roberts (Ed.), Crisis intervention handbook: Assessment,
     treatment, and research
. (3rd ed.) (pp.221-245). London:
     Oxford University Press.

Lating, J. M., Sherman, M. F., Lowry, J. L., Everly, G. S., Jr., &
     Peragine, T. F. (2004). PTSD reactions and coping responses
     of East Coast and West Coast American Airlines flight attendants
     after September 11: A possible psychological contagion effect?
     Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 192(12), 876-879.

Lating, J. M., Sherman, M. F., Everly, G. S., Jr., Lowry, J. L., &
     Peragine, T. F. (2004). PTS reactions and functioning of American
     Airlines flight attendants in the wake of September 11. Journal of 
     Nervous and Mental Disease,
192(6), 435-441.

Glick, N. P., Lating, J. M., & Kotchick, B. A. (2004). Child sexual abuse
     evaluations in an emergency room: An overview and suggestions
     for a multidisciplinary approach. International Journal of Emergency
     Mental Health,
6(3), 111-120.  

Everly, G. S., Jr., & Lating, J. M. (2004). Personality-guided therapy
     for PTSD. Washington, DC: APA Press.

Course Offerings:

PY261: Health Psychology
PY918: Professional Development and Consultation