Anastasia Yasik

Professor
Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
Psychology - NYC
NYC
41 Park Row

Biography

Faculty Bio

Dr. Yasik received her Ph.D. in Educational Psychology (Specialization: School Psychology) from the City University of New York Graduate School. Her MS.Ed. in School Psychology is from Queens College. Dr. Yasik has been on the faculty at Pace since 2000.

Awards and Honors

  • New York State Psychological Association, Academic Division, 2010, Wilhelm Wundt Research Award

Licensures and Certificates

  • New York State, Psychology License Licensed Psychologist
  • Delaware, Psychology License Licensed Psychologist

Education

PhD, CUNY - Graduate Center, NYC, 1998
Educational Psychology: School Psychology

MS, CUNY - Queens College, Queens, NY, 1997
School Psychology

Research and Creative Works

Research Interest

Post-traumatic stress disorder; parenting & families; school psychology; assessment; child-adolescent psychopathology

Courses Taught

Past Courses

PSY 110: Introduction to Psychology I
PSY 111: Introduction to Psychology II
PSY 275: Lifespan Dvlpmnt Psychology
PSY 375: Lifespan Dvlpmnt Psychology
PSY 501: Intro Schl-Clncl Chld Psy I
PSY 502: Intro Schl-Clncl Chld Psy II
PSY 509: Psychotherapy Practicum
PSY 680: Program Evaluation
PSY 691: Practicum in Psychology
PSY 695: Independent Stdy in Psychology
PSY 701: Doctoral Mentored Lab Class
PSY 703: Psych Assessment I: Lab
PSY 703: Psychological Assessment I
PSY 705: Research Seminar
PSY 716: Statistics & Research Desgn II
PSY 717: Cognitive and Affective Bases
PSY 717: Psychology of Learning
PSY 721: Tests and Measurements
PSY 722: Intev Tech II:Cogn-Beh Perspec
PSY 738: School Field Exprnce & Smnr
PSY 739: Excptnl Chld: Fld Exprnc & Smr
PSY 828: Advanced Psychodiagnosis

Publications and Presentations

Publications

The parent ratings of traumatized youth with or without PTSD
(2015). Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy.

Using Information From the Reading Recovery Program Within a Response-to-Intervention Framework


Parenting beliefs, parental stress, and social support relationships.
(2012). Journal of Child and Family Studies. Vol 21 , pages 190-198.

Self- reported anxiety among traumatized urban youth
(2012). Traumatology.

The psychological adjustment of New York City preschool children 8-10 months after September 11, 2001. Psychological
(2011). Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy. Vol 3 , pages 109-116.

The parent rated social skills of New York City preschool children 8-10 months after September 11, 2001.
(2010). International Journal of Emergency Mental Health. Vol 12 , pages 247-256.

Attachment and autism: Parental attachment representations and relational behaviors in ther parent-child dyad.
(2010, October (4th Quarter/Autumn)). Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology. Vol 38 (Issue 7) , pages 949-60.. https://www.mendeley.com/research/attachment-autism-parental-attachment-representations-relational-behaviors-parentchild-dyad/

Presentations

The Junior Eysenck Personality Inventory ratings of traumatized youth with and without PTSD.
(2014, November). annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies,

CPRS-48 Ratings of Traumatized Youth with and without PTSD.
(2012, February). Annual Meeting of the National Association of School Psychologists. National Association of School Psychologists,

Examining the Effectiveness of Psychological Treatments and Interventions for Child Maltreatment: A Meta-analysis
(2011, August). 119th Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association. American Psychological Association,

From Efficacy to Effectiveness: A look at Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in a Community Setting.
(2011, August). 119th Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Association. American Psychological Association,

Response to Intervention: Information from the Reading Recovery program.
(2010, October). 19th World Congress on Learning Disabilities. World Congress on Learning Disabilities,

Evidence-based practice in infant and early childhood psychology
(2010, February). meeting of the Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers at the 2010 Council of Chairs of Training Councils,. 2010 Council of Chairs of Training Councils,

Professional Contributions and Service

Professional Memberships

  • New York STate Psychological Association
  • American Psychological Association
  • National Association of School Psychologists