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Articles

  • DeMatteo, D. (in press). A proposed prevention intervention for non-drug-dependent drug court clients. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy.
  • Riggs Romaine, C. L., Kemp, K., & DeMatteo, D. (in press). Evaluation of juvenile competency to proceed: Applying the Dusky standard. Journal of Forensic Psychology Practice.
  • Heilbrun, K., DeMatteo, D., Fretz, R., Anumba, N., Yasuhara, K., Erickson, J., Shah, S., Rosenberger, L., Nwoga, L., & Brooks, S. (2009). Empirically supported reentry: Review and prospects. Corrections Compendium, 34, 1-2, 4-7.
  • DeMatteo, D., Marczyk, G., Krauss, D. A., & Burl, J. (2009). Educational and training models in forensic psychology. Training and Education in Professional Psychology, 3, 184-191.
  • DeMatteo, D., Marlowe, D. B., Festinger, D. S., & Arabia, P. L. (2009). Outcome trajectories in drug court: Do all participants have serious drug problems? Criminal Justice and Behavior, 36, 354-368.
  • Heilbrun, K., DeMatteo, D., Fretz, R., Erickson, J., Yasuhara, K., & Anumba, N. (2008). How “specific” are gender-specific rehabilitation needs? An empirical analysis. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 35, 1382-1397.
  • Heilbrun, K., DeMatteo, D., Marczyk, G., & Goldstein, A. M. (2008). Standards of practice and care in forensic mental health assessment: Legal, professional, and principles-based considerations. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, 14, 1-26.
  • Fass, T. L., Heilbrun, K., DeMatteo, D., & Fretz, R. (2008). The LSI-R and the COMPAS: Validation data on two risk-needs tools. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 35, 1095-1108.
  • Heilbrun, K., DeMatteo, D., Fretz, R., Erickson, J., Gerardi, D., & Halper, C. (2008). Criminal recidivism of female offenders: The importance of structured, community-based aftercare. Corrections Compendium, 33, 1-2, 30-32.
  • DeMatteo, D., Marlowe, D. B., & Festinger, D. S. (2007). The appropriateness of standard drug court treatment for low-risk clients. Offender Substance Abuse Report, 7(6), 89-92.
  • DeMatteo, D., Marczyk, G., & Pich, M. (2007). A national survey of state legislation defining mental retardation: Implications for policy and practice after Atkins. Behavioral Sciences and the Law, 25, 781-802.
  • Festinger, D. S., Ratanadilok, K., Marlowe, D. B., Dugosh, K. L., Patapis, N. S., & DeMatteo, D. S. (2007). Neuropsychological functioning and recall of research consent information among drug court clients. Ethics and Behavior, 17(2), 163-186.
  • DeMatteo, D., & Edens, J. F. (2006). The role and relevance of the Psychopathy Checklist-Revised in court: A case law survey of U.S. courts (1991-2004). Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, 12, 214-241.
  • DeMatteo, D., Heilbrun, K., & Marczyk, G. (2006). An empirical investigation of psychopathy in a noninstitutionalized and noncriminal sample. Behavioral Sciences and the Law, 24, 133-146.
  • DeMatteo, D. S., Marlowe, D. B., & Festinger, D. S. (2006). Secondary prevention services for clients who are low risk in drug court: A conceptual model. Crime and Delinquency, 52, 114-134.
  • DeMatteo, D., Heilbrun, K., & Marczyk, G. (2005). Psychopathy, risk of violence, and protective factors in a noninstitutionalized and noncriminal sample. International Journal of Forensic Mental Health, 4, 147-157.
  • Festinger, D. S., DeMatteo, D. S., Marlowe, D. B., & Lee, P. A. (2005). Expungement of arrest records in drug court: Do clients know what they’re missing? Drug Court Review, 5, 1-21.
  • Marczyk, G. R., Heilbrun, K., Lander, T., & DeMatteo, D. (2005). Juvenile decertification: Developing a model for classification and prediction. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 32, 278-301.
  • Festinger, D. S., Marlowe, D. B., Croft, J. R., Dugosh, K. L., Mastro, N. K., Lee, P. A., DeMatteo, D. S., & Patapis, N. S. (2005). Do research payments precipitate drug use or coerce participation? Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 78, 275-281.
  • Heilbrun, K., DeMatteo, D., Marczyk, G., Finello, C., Smith, R., & Mack-Allen, J. (2004). Applying principles of forensic mental health assessment to capital sentencing. Widener Law Review, 11, 95-120.
  • Wade, J. B., DeMatteo, D., & Hart, R. P. (2004). Neuropsychologists diagnose traumatic brain injury. Brain Injury, 18, 629-643.
  • Marlowe, D. B., DeMatteo, D. S., Festinger, D. S., & Patapis, N. S. (2004). Drug dependence is omnigenus: The disease analogy and criminal justice policy. Offender Substance Abuse Report, 4(5), 65-66, 76-78.
  • Marlowe, D. B., & DeMatteo, D. S. (2004). The disease analogy and substance abuse: In reply. Psychiatric Services, 55, 720.
  • Heilbrun, K., DeMatteo, D., & Marczyk, G. (2004). Pragmatic psychology, forensic mental health assessment, and the case of Thomas Johnson: Applying principles to promote quality. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, 10, 31-70.
  • Marlowe, D. B., DeMatteo, D. S., & Festinger, D. S. (2003). A sober assessment of drug courts. Federal Sentencing Reporter, 16, 153-157.
  • Heilbrun, K., Marczyk, G. R., DeMatteo, D., Zillmer, E. A., Harris, J., & Jennings, T. (2003). Principles of forensic mental health assessment: Implications for neuropsychological assessment in forensic contexts. Assessment, 10, 329-343.
  • Marlowe, D. B., & DeMatteo, D. S. (2003). Drug policy by analogy: Well, it’s like this . . . Psychiatric Services, 54, 1455-1456.
  • Marlowe, D. B., Patapis, N. S., & DeMatteo, D. S. (2003). Amenability to treatment of drug offenders. Federal Probation, 67, 40-46.
  • Marczyk, G., Heilbrun, K., DeMatteo, D., & Bell, B. (2003). Using a model to guide data gathering, interpretation, and communication in capital mitigation evaluations. Journal of Forensic Psychology Practice, 3, 89-103.
  • Marczyk, G. R., Heilbrun, K., Lander, T., & DeMatteo, D. (2003). Predicting juvenile recidivism with the PCL:YV, MAYSI, and YLS/CMI. International Journal of Forensic Mental Health, 2, 7-18.
  • DeMatteo, D. S. (1998). Welcome to Anytown, U.S.A. – Home of beautiful scenery (and a convicted sex offender): Sex offender registration and notification laws in E.B. v. Verniero, Villanova Law Review, 43, 581-635.

Books

  • DeMatteo, D., Murrie, D. C., Anumba, N., & Keesler, M. (under contract). Forensic mental health professionals and the death penalty. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Marczyk, G., DeMatteo, D., & Festinger, D. (2005). Essentials of research design and methodology. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.
  • Heilbrun, K., Marczyk, G. R., & DeMatteo, D. (2002). Forensic mental health assessment: A casebook. New York: Oxford University Press.

Chapters

  • Heilbrun, K., Goldstein, N., DeMatteo, D., Hart, A., Riggs Romaine, C., & Shah, S. (in press). Interventions in forensic settings: Juveniles in residential placement, defendants in drug courts or mental health courts, and defendants in forensic hospitals as incompetent to stand trial. In D. Barlow (Ed.), Oxford handbook of clinical psychology. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Marlowe, D. B., DeMatteo, D. S., Patapis, N. S., & Festinger, D. S. (in press). Substance abuse and dependence. In D. Faust (Ed.), Ziskin’s coping with psychiatric and psychological testimony (6th ed.). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • DeMatteo, D., Edens, J. F., & Hart, A. (2010). The use of measures of psychopathy in violence risk assessment. In R. K. Otto & K. S. Douglas (Eds.), Handbook of violence risk assessment (pp. 19-40). New York: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group.
  • Griffin, P. A., & DeMatteo, D. (2009). Mental health courts: Cautious optimism. In P. Higgins & M. B. Mackinem (Eds.), Problem-solving courts: Justice for the twenty-first century? (pp. 91-113). Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger Publishing.
  • DeMatteo, D., & Anumba, N. (2009). The validity of jury decision-making research. In J. D. Lieberman & D. A. Krauss (Eds.), Jury psychology: Social aspects of trial processes (Psychology in the courtroom, Volume 1) (pp. 1-23). Surrey, England: Ashgate Publishing Limited.
  • Marczyk, G., Knauss, L., Kutinsky, J., DeMatteo, D., & Heilbrun, K. (2008). The legal, ethical, and applied aspects of capital mitigation evaluations: Practice guidance from a principles-based approach. In H. V. Hall (Ed.), Forensic psychology and neuropsychology for criminal and civil cases (pp. 41-91, 779-791). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press (Taylor & Francis Group).
  • Festinger, D. S., & DeMatteo, D. (2008). Subject selection. In A. M. Nezu & C. M. Nezu (Eds.), Evidence-based outcome research: A practical guide to conducting randomized controlled trials for psychosocial interventions (pp. 135-153). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Marczyk, G., DeMatteo, D., Kutinsky, J., & Heilbrun, K. (2008). Training in forensic assessment and intervention: Implications for principles-based models. In R. Jackson (Ed.), Learning forensic assessment (pp. 3-31). New York: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group.
  • Belenko, S., DeMatteo, D., & Patapis, N. (2007). Drug courts. In D. W. Springer & A. R. Roberts (Eds.), Handbook of forensic mental health with victims and offenders: Assessment, treatment, and research (pp. 385-423). New York: Springer Publishing Co.
  • Heilbrun, K., Marczyk, G., DeMatteo, D., & Mack-Allen, J. (2007). A principles-based approach to forensic mental health assessment: Utility and update. In A. M. Goldstein (Ed.), Forensic psychology: Emerging topics and expanding roles (pp. 45-72). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.
  • DeMatteo, D., & Marczyk, G. (2005). Risk factors, protective factors, and the prevention of antisocial behavior among juveniles. In K. Heilbrun, N. E. Sevin Goldstein, & R. E. Redding (Eds.), Juvenile delinquency: Prevention, assessment, and intervention (pp. 19-44). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Boardman, A. F., & DeMatteo, D. (2003). Treating and managing sexual offenders and predators. In T. J. Fagan & R. K. Ax (Eds.), Correctional mental health handbook (pp. 145-165). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
  • Marlowe, D. B., Glass, D. J., Merikle, E. P., Festinger, D. S., DeMatteo, D. S., Marczyk, G. R., & Platt, J. J. (2001). Efficacy of coercion in substance abuse treatment. In F. M. Tims, C. G. Leukefeld, & J. J. Platt (Eds.), Relapse and recovery in addictions (pp. 208-227). New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.

Newsletters

  • DeMatteo, D. (2007, Summer). Competence to be executed: The Supreme Court stands poised to define the standard. American Psychology-Law Society News, 27(2), 1, 5.
  • DeMatteo, D. (2007, Winter). The Supreme Court rules on the insanity defense and capital sentencing procedures. American Psychology-Law Society News, 26(3), 1, 5.
  • DeMatteo D. (2006, Summer). Supreme Court preview: The insanity defense and capital sentencing procedures. American Psychology-Law Society News, 26(2), 12-13.
  • DeMatteo, D. (2006, Winter). Problem-solving courts: Integrating treatment and criminal justice supervision. American Psychology-Law Society News, 26(1), 10-11.
  • DeMatteo, D. (2005, Fall). “Supermax” prisons: Constitutional challenges and mental health concerns. American Psychology-Law Society News, 25(3), 8-9, 17.
  • DeMatteo, D. (2005, Summer). Juveniles and the death penalty. American Psychology-Law Society News, 25(2), 1, 6-7, 26.
  • DeMatteo, D. (2005, Winter). An expansion of Tarasoff’s duty to protect. American Psychology-Law Society News, 25(1), 2-3, 20.
  • DeMatteo, D. (2004, Fall). Juveniles in the criminal justice system. American Psychology-Law Society News, 24(3), 6-7, 16.
  • DeMatteo, D. (1997, Fall). Villanova lecture series in law and psychology. MCP Hahnemann/Villanova Law-Psychology Bulletin, 8, 1.
  • DeMatteo, D. (1996-1997, Fall/Spring). Villanova lecture series in law and psychology. MCP Hahnemann/ Villanova Law-Psychology Bulletin, 7, 2.