SPAN Publications

Conway, C., Boudreaux, M. & Oltmanns, T.F. (in press). Dynamic associations between borderline personality disorder and stressful life events over five years in older adults. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment.

Oltmanns, J.R., Smith, G.T., Oltmanns, T.F., & Widiger, T.A. (in press). General factors of psychopathology, personality, and personality disorders: Across domain comparisons. Clinical Psychological Science.

Carlson, E.N., & Oltmanns, T.F. (in press). Self-knowledge mitigates some of the interpersonal costs of personality pathology: The moderating role of meta-accuracy on romantic relationship quality. Journal of Personality Disorders.

Oltmanns, T.F., & Balsis, S. (in press). The prevalence, stability, and impact of personality pathology in later life: Preliminary findings from the SPAN Study. In D.R. Lynam and D. B. Samuel (Eds.). Using basic personality research to inform the personality disorders. Oxford University Press.

Cruitt, P.J., Boudreaux, M.J., Jackson, J.J., and Oltmanns, T. F. (2018) Borderline personality pathology and physical health: The role of employment. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research and Treatment, doi:10.1037/per0000211

Cruitt, P.J., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2017). Incremental validity of self- and informant-report of personality disorders in later life. Assessment. [invited paper for special issue on PDs in later life].

Balsis, S., Loehle-Conger, E., Busch, A.J., Ungredda, T., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2017). Self and informant report across the borderline personality disorder spectrum. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment.

Mike, A., King, H., Oltmanns, T.F., & Jackson, J.J. (2017).  Obsessions, compulsions, and conscientiousness? The relationship between OCPD and personality traits. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment.

Tackett, J.L., Lilienfeld, S.O., Johnson, S.L., Krueger, R.F., Miller, J., Oltmanns, T.F., Patrick, C., & Shrout, P.E. (2017). It’s time to broaden the replicability conversation: Thoughts for and from clinical psychological science. Perspectives on Psychological Science.

Boudreaux, M.J., & Ozer, D.J., Oltmanns, T.F., & Wright, A.G.C., (2017). Development and validation of the circumplex scales of interpersonal problems. Psychological Assessment.

Boudreaux, M.J. (2016). Personality-related problems and the five-factor model of personality. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 7(4), 372-383.

Iacovino, J.M., Bogdan, R., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2016). Personality predicts health declines through stressful life events during late mid-life. Journal of Personality, 84, 536-546.

Busch, A.J., Balsis, S., Morey, L.C., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2016). Gender differences in borderline personality disorder features in an epidemiological sample of adults age 55-64: Self vs. informant report. Journal of Personality Disorders, 30, 419-432.

Few, L.R., Miller, J.D., Grant, J.D., Maples, J., Trull, T.J., Nelson, E.C., Oltmanns, T.F., Martin, N.G., Lynskey, M.T., & Agrawal, A. (2016). Trait-based assessment of borderline personality disorder using the NEO Five-Factor Inventory: Phenotypic and genetic support. Psychological Assessment, 28, 39-50.

King, H.R., Jackson, J.J., Morrow-Howell, & Oltmanns, T.F. (2015). Personality accounts for the connection between volunteering and health. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences. 70, 691-697.

Carlson, E.N. & Oltmanns, T.F. (2015). The role of metaperception in personality disorders: Do people with personality problems know how others experience their personality? Journal of Personality Disorders, 29, 449-467.

Oltmanns, J.R., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2015). Borderline personality pathology, polysomnography, and self-reported sleep problems: A review. Current Sleep Medicine Reports, 1, 141-149.

Balsis, S., Cooper, L.D., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2015). Are informant reports of personality more internally consistent than self reports of personality? Assessment, 22, 399-404.

Adler, J.M., Turner, A., Brookshier, K.M., Monahan, C., Walder-Biesanz, I. Harmeling, L.H., Albaugh, M., McAdams, D.P., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2015). Variation in narrative identity is associated with trajectories of mental health over several years. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 108, 476-496.

Powers, A.D., Strube, M.J., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2014). Personality pathology and increased use of medical resources in later adulthood. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 22, 1478-1486.

Oltmanns, J.R, Weinstein, Y, & Oltmanns, T.F (2014). Borderline personality pathology and insomnia symptoms in community-dwelling older adults. Personality and Mental Health, 8, 178-187.

Mike, A., Jackson, J.J., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2014). The conscientious retiree: The relationship between conscientiousness, retirement, and volunteering Journal of Research in Personality, 52, 68-77. [this manuscript received “2015 Best Paper Award” for this journal].

Iacovino, J.M., Jackson, J.J., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2014). The relative impact of socioeconomic status and childhood trauma on Black-White differences in paranoid personality disorder symptoms. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 123, 225-230.

Oltmanns, T.F., Rodrigues, M.M., Weinstein, Y., & Gleason, M.E.J. (2014). Prevalence of personality disorders at midlife in a community sample: Disorders and symptoms reflected in interview, self, and informant reports. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 36, 177-188.

Gleason, M.E.J., Weinstein, Y., Balsis, S., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2014). The enduring impact of maladaptive personality traits on relationship quality, health, and stressful life events in later life. Journal of Personality, 82, 493-501.

Galione, J., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2014). Personality traits. In C.J. Hopwood and R.F. Bornstein (Eds.). Multimethod clinical assessment (pp. 21-50). New York: Guilford.

Cooper, L.D., Balsis, S., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2014). A longitudinal analysis of personality disorder symptoms and personality traits in a middle-aged community sample: Perspectives from selves and informants. Journal of Personality Disorders, 28, 151-165.

Iacovino, J.M., Powers, A.D., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2014). Impulsivity mediates the association between borderline personality pathology and body mass index. Personality and Individual Differences, 56, 100-104.

Oltmanns, T.F. (2013). Evidence needed to compare definitions of personality pathology: Commentary on “A postmortem and future look at the personality disorders in DSM-5.”  Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 4, 388-389.

Galione, J., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2013). Identifying personality pathology associated with major depressive episodes: Incremental validity of informant reports. Journal of Personality Assessment, 95, 625-632.

Powers, A.D., Gleason, M.E.J., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2013). Symptoms of borderline personality disorder predict interpersonal (but not independent) stressors in later middle-age. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 122, 469-474.

Lawton, E.M., & Oltmanns, T.F (2013). Personality pathology and mental health treatment seeking in a community sample of older adults. Personality and Mental Health, 7, 195-202.

Carlson, E.N., Vazire, S., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2013). Self-other knowledge asymmetries in personality pathology. Journal of Personality. 81, 155-170.

Galione, J., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2013). The relationship between borderline personality disorder and major depression in later life: Acute versus temperamental symptoms. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 21, 747-756.

Powers, A.D. & Oltmanns, T.F. (2013). Personality pathology as a risk factor for negative health perception. Journal of Personality Disorders, 27, 359-370.

Agrawal, A., Narayanon, G., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2013). Personality pathology and alcohol dependence at midlife in a community sample. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 4, 55-61.

Powers, A.D., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2013). Borderline personality pathology and chronic health problems in later adulthood: The mediating role of obesity. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 4, 152-159.

Disney, K.L., Weinstein, Y., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2012). Personality disorder symptoms are differentially related to divorce frequency. Journal of Family Psychology, 26, 959-965.

Adler, JM, Chin, ED, Kolisetty, AP, Oltmanns, TF. (2012). The distinguishing characteristics of narrative identity in adults with features of borderline personality disorder: an empirical investigation. Journal of personality disorders, 26(4):498-512.

Cooper, L.D., Balsis, & Oltmanns, T.F. (2012). Self- and informant-reported perspectives on symptoms of narcissistic personality disorder. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 3, 140-154.

Weinstein, Y., Gleason, M.E.J., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2012). Borderline but not antisocial personality disorder symptoms predict self-reported partner aggression in later life. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 121, 692-698.

Powers, A.D. & Oltmanns, T.F. (2012). Personality disorders and physical health: A longitudinal examination of physical functioning, healthcare utilization, and health-related behaviors in middle-aged adults. Journal of Personality Disorders, 26, 524-538.

Adler, J.M., Chin, E.D., Kolisetty, A.P., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2012). The distinguishing features of narrative identity in adults with borderline personality disorder: An empirical investigation. Journal of Personality Disorders, 26, 498-512.

Gleason, M.E.J., Powers, A.D., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2012). The enduring impact of borderline personality pathology: Risk for threatening life events in later middle-age. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 121, 447-457.

Spence, C.T., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2011). Recruitment of African American men: Over-coming challenges for an epidemiological study of personality and health. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 17, 377-380.

Lawton, E.M., Shields, A.J., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2011). Five-factor model personality disorder prototypes in a community sample: Self- and informant-reports predicting interview-based DSM-IV diagnoses. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 2, 279-292.

Oltmanns, T.F., & Balsis, S. (2011). Personality pathology in later life: Questions about the measurement, course, and impact of disorders. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 7, 321-349.

Oltmanns, T.F., & Gleason, M.E.J. (2011). Personality, health, and social adjustment in later life. In L.B. Cottler (Ed.), Mental health in public health: The next 100 years (pp. 151-179). New York: Oxford University Press.

Balsis, S., Eaton, N.R., Cooper, L.D., & Oltmans, T.F. (2011). The presentation of narcissistic personality disorder in an octogenarian: Converging evidence from multiple sources. The Clinical Gerontologist, 34, 71-87.

Rodebaugh, T., Gianoli, M.O., Turkheimer, E., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2010). The interpersonal problems of the socially avoidant: Self and peer shared variance. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 119, 331-340.

Oltmanns, T.F., & Turkheimer, E. (2009). Person perception and personality pathology. Current Directions in Psychological Science. 18, 32-36.

Woods, C. M., Oltmanns, T. F., & Turkheimer, E. (2009). Illustration of MIMIC-Model DIF testing with the Schedule for Nonadaptive and Adaptive Personality. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 31, 320-330.

Tenney, E.R., Turkheimer, E., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2009). Being liked is more than having a good personality: The role of matching. Journal of Research in Personality, 43, 579-585.

Tackett, J.L., Balsis, S.M., Oltmanns, T.F., & Krueger, R.F. (2009). A unifying perspective of personality pathology across the lifespan: Developmental considerations for DSM-V. Development and Psychopathology, 21, 687-713.

Okada, M., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2009). Comparison of three self-report measures of personality pathology. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 31.

Clifton, A., Turkheimer, E., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2009). Personality disorder in social networks: Network position as a marker of interpersonal dysfunction. Social Networks, 31, 26-32.

Turkheimer, E., Ford, D.C., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2008). Regional analysis of self-reported personality disorder criteria. Journal of Personality, 76, 1587-1622.

South, S.C., Turkheimer, E., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2008). Personality disorder symptoms and marital functioning. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 76, 769-780

Woods, C., Oltmanns, T.F., & Turkheimer, E. (2008). Detection of aberrant responding on a personality scale in a military sample: An application of evaluating person fit with two-level logistic regression. Psychological Assessment, 20, 159-168.

Balsis, S., Woods, C.M., Gleason, M.E.J., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2007). The over and underdiagnosis of personality disorders in older adults. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 15, 742-753.

Clifton, A., Turkheimer, E., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2007). Improving assessment of personality disorder traits through social network analysis. Journal of Personality. 75, 1007-1032.

Friedman, J.N.W., Oltmanns, T.F., & Turkheimer, E. (2007). Interpersonal perception and personality disorders: Utilization of a thin slice approach. Journal of Research in Personality, 41, 667-688.

Balsis, S., Gleason, M.E.J., Woods, C.M., & Oltmanns, T.F. (2007). An item response theory analysis of DSM-IV personality disorder criteria across younger and older age groups. Psychology and Aging. 22, 171-185.

Jane, J.S., Oltmanns, T.F., South, S.C., & Turkheimer, E. (2007). Gender bias in diagnostic criteria for personality disorders: An item response theory analysis. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 116, 166-175.