Mario J Scalora, PhD

  • 1286 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
1989 …2020

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Research Output

  • 1286 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
  • 50 Article
  • 5 Review article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
2020

Counseling Center Clinicians Experience Providing Assessments of Risk to Self versus Risk to Others

Pollard, J. W., Disabato, D. J., Polychronis, P. D. & Scalora, M. J., Apr 2 2020, In : Journal of College Student Psychotherapy. 34, 2, p. 125-137 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

Changes in J-SOAP-II and SAVRY Scores Over the Course of Residential, Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment for Adolescent Sexual Offending

Viljoen, J. L., Gray, A. L., Shaffer, C., Latzman, N. E., Scalora, M. J. & Ullman, D., Jun 1 2017, In : Sexual Abuse: Journal of Research and Treatment. 29, 4, p. 342-374 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

College Student Reporting Responses to Hypothetical and Actual Safety Concerns

Hollister, B. A., Scalora, M. J., Hoff, S. M., Hodges, H. J. & Marquez, A., Oct 2 2017, In : Journal of School Violence. 16, 4, p. 331-348 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Differentiating Sexual Offender Type on Measures of Impulsivity and Compulsivity

Ryan, T. J., Huss, M. T. & Scalora, M. J., Apr 3 2017, In : Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity. 24, 1-2, p. 108-125 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Response Bias on Self-Report Measures of Sexual Fantasies among Sexual Offenders

Seifert, K., Boulas, J., Huss, M. T. & Scalora, M. J., Feb 1 2017, In : International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. 61, 3, p. 269-281 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Youthful Familicidal Offenders: Targeted Victims, Planned Attacks

Viñas-Racionero, R., Schlesinger, L. B., Scalora, M. J. & Jarvis, J. P., Jul 1 2017, In : Journal of Family Violence. 32, 5, p. 535-542 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2015

Broadening campus threat assessment beyond mass shootings

Hollister, B. A. & Scalora, M. J., Nov 2015, In : Aggression and Violent Behavior. 25, p. 43-53 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Scopus citations

Challenging the political assumption that "guns don't kill people, crazy people kill people!"

Hodges, H. J. & Scalora, M. J., May 1 2015, In : American Journal of Orthopsychiatry. 85, 3, p. 211-216 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

3 Scopus citations

Exploring the Use of Online Sexually Explicit Material: What Is the Relationship to Sexual Coercion?

Gonsalves, V. M., Hodges, H. & Scalora, M. J., Jul 3 2015, In : Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity. 22, 3, p. 207-221 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
2013

Factor structure and construct validity of the psychopathic personality inventory in a forensic sample

Gonsalves, V. M., McLawsen, J. E., Huss, M. T. & Scalora, M. J., Mar 1 2013, In : International Journal of Law and Psychiatry. 36, 2, p. 176-184 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Risk and Protective Factors for Recidivism Among Juveniles Who Have Offended Sexually

Spice, A., Viljoen, J. L., Latzman, N. E., Scalora, M. J. & Ullman, D., Aug 1 2013, In : Sexual Abuse: Journal of Research and Treatment. 25, 4, p. 347-369 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
2012

Child Maltreatment Histories Among Female Inmates Reporting Inmate on Inmate Sexual Victimization in Prison: The Mediating Role of Emotion Dysregulation

Walsh, K., Gonsalves, V. M., Scalora, M. J., King, S. & Hardyman, P. L., Feb 1 2012, In : Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 27, 3, p. 492-512 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Civilly committed sex offenders: A description and interstate comparison of populations

McLawsen, J. E., Scalora, M. J. & Darrow, C., Aug 1 2012, In : Psychology, Public Policy, and Law. 18, 3, p. 453-476 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Staff Perceptions of Risk for Prison Rape Perpetration and Victimization

Gonsalves, V. M., Walsh, K. & Scalora, M. J., Jun 1 2012, In : Prison Journal. 92, 2, p. 253-273 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2011

Problematic approach of legislators: Differentiating stalking from isolated incidents

Marquez, A. & Scalora, M. J., Nov 1 2011, In : Criminal Justice and Behavior. 38, 11, p. 1115-1126 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Sexual offending in adolescence: A comparison of sibling offenders and nonsibling offenders across domains of risk and treatment need

Latzman, N. E., Viljoen, J. L., Scalora, M. J. & Ullman, D., May 1 2011, In : Journal of Child Sexual Abuse. 20, 3, p. 245-263 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Stalkers and harassers of British Royalty: An exploration of proxy behaviours for violence

James, D. V., Mullen, P. E., Meloy, J. R., Pathé, M. T., Preston, L., Darnley, B., Farnham, F. R. & Scalora, M. J., Jan 1 2011, In : Behavioral Sciences and the Law. 29, 1, p. 64-80 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

The cumulative impact of sexual revictimization on emotion regulation difficulties: An examination of female inmates

Walsh, K., DiLillo, D. & Scalora, M. J., Aug 1 2011, In : Violence Against Women. 17, 8, p. 1103-1118 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Scopus citations

Written content indicators of problematic approach behavior toward political officials

Schoeneman, K. A., Scalora, M. J., Darrow, C. D., Mclawsen, J. E., Chang, G. H. & Zimmerman, W. J., Mar 1 2011, In : Behavioral Sciences and the Law. 29, 2, p. 284-301 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2010

Are all perpetrators alike? Comparing risk factors for sexual coercion and aggression

DeGue, S., DiLillo, D. & Scalora, M., Dec 1 2010, In : Sexual Abuse: Journal of Research and Treatment. 22, 4, p. 402-426 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

55 Scopus citations

Recidivism among female child molesters

Bader, S. M., Welsh, R. & Scalora, M. J., 2010, In : Violence and Victims. 25, 3, p. 349-362 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Sexual fantasies and sensation seeking among psychopathic sexual offenders

Skovran, L. C., Huss, M. T. & Scalora, M. J., Sep 1 2010, In : Psychology, Crime and Law. 16, 7, p. 617-629 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
2009

Assessment of reoffense risk in adolescents who have committed sexual offenses: Predictive validity of the ERASOR, PCL:YV, YLS/CMI, and Static-99

Viljoen, J. L., Elkovitch, N., Scalora, M. J. & Ullman, D., Oct 1 2009, In : Criminal Justice and Behavior. 36, 10, p. 981-1000 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Scopus citations
18 Scopus citations

Quagmire ahead! The sticky role of behavioral science in capital sentencing

Scalora, M. J., Dec 1 2009, Mental Disorder and Criminal Law: Responsibility, Punishment and Competence. Springer New York, p. 179-187 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2008

Assessing risk for violence in adolescents who have sexually offended: A comparison of the J-SOAP-II, J-SORRAT-II, and SAVRY

Viljoen, J. L., Scalora, M., Cuadra, L., Bader, S., Chávez, V., Ullman, D. & Lawrence, L., Jan 1 2008, In : Criminal Justice and Behavior. 35, 1, p. 5-23 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

95 Scopus citations

Assessing risk of reoffending in adolescents who have committed a sexual offense: The accuracy of clinical judgments after completion of risk assessment instruments

Elkovitch, N., Viljoen, J. L., Scalora, M. J. & Ullman, D., Sep 15 2008, In : Behavioral Sciences and the Law. 26, 4, p. 511-528 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Exhibitionism: Findings from a midwestern police contact sample

Bader, S. M., Schoeneman-Morris, K. A., Scalora, M. J. & Casady, T. K., Jun 1 2008, In : International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. 52, 3, p. 270-279 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Female sexual abuse and criminal justice intervention: A comparison of child protective service and criminal justice samples

Bader, S. M., Scalora, M. J., Casady, T. K. & Black, S., Jan 1 2008, In : Child Abuse and Neglect. 32, 1, p. 111-119 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

In-home or out-of-home? Predicting long-term placement recommendations for juvenile offenders

Degue, S., Scalora, M., Ullman, D. & Gallavan, D., Jan 1 2008, In : International Journal of Forensic Mental Health. 7, 1, p. 15-27 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Political attitudes vary with physiological traits

Oxley, D. R., Smith, K. B., Alford, J. R., Hibbing, M. V., Miller, J. L., Scalora, M., Hatemi, P. K. & Hibbing, J. R., Sep 19 2008, In : Science. 321, 5896, p. 1667-1670 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

285 Scopus citations

Professional perspectives on sexual sadism

McLawsen, J. E., Jackson, R. L., Vannoy, S. D., Gagliardi, G. J. & Scalora, M. J., Sep 1 2008, In : Sexual Abuse: Journal of Research and Treatment. 20, 3, p. 272-304 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

13 Scopus citations
2007

A comparison of email versus letter threat contacts toward members of the United States Congress

Schoeneman-Morris, K. A., Scalora, M. J., Chang, G. H., Zimmerman, W. J. & Garner, Y., Sep 1 2007, In : Journal of Forensic Sciences. 52, 5, p. 1142-1147 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

A gender-based incidence study of workplace violence in psychiatric and forensic settings

Hatch-Maillette, M. A., Scalora, M. J., Bader, S. M. & Bornstein, B. H., Jan 1 2007, In : Violence and Victims. 22, 4, p. 449-462 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations
2005

Clinical Decision Making About Psychopathy and Violence Risk Assessment in Public Sector Mental Health Settings

Elbogen, E. B., Huss, M. T., Tomkins, A. J. & Scalora, M. J., Jun 1 2005, In : Psychological Services. 2, 2, p. 133-141 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
2004

The utility of locus of control for assessing juvenile amenability to treatment

Page, G. L. & Scalora, M. J., Aug 2004, In : Aggression and Violent Behavior. 9, 5, p. 523-534 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
2003

A multivariate analysis of sex offender recidivism

Scalora, M. J. & Garbin, C., Jun 1 2003, In : International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. 47, 3, p. 309-323 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Attempted suicide by cop: A case study of traumatic brain injury and the insanity defense

Bresler, S., Scalora, M. J., Elbogen, E. B. & Moore, Y. S., Jan 2003, In : Journal of Forensic Sciences. 48, 1, p. 190-194 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Documentation of violence risk information in psychiatric hospital patient charts: An empirical examination

Elbogen, E. B., Tomkins, A. J., Pothuloori, A. P. & Scalora, M. J., Apr 9 2003, In : Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law. 31, 1, p. 58-64 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Epidemiological data of non-fatal workplace violence from local and state law enforcement samples

Scalora, M. J., Washington, D. O., Newell, S. P., Casady, T. & Hansen, L., Jan 1 2003, In : Journal of Threat Assessment. 2, 4, p. 17-33 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonfatal workplace violence risk factors: Data from a police contact sample

Scalora, M. J., Washington, D. O. N., Casady, T. & Newell, S. P., Mar 1 2003, In : Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 18, 3, p. 310-327 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Risk factors for approach behavior toward the u.s. congress

Scalora, M. J., Baumgartner, J. V., Zimmerman, W., Callaway, D., Hatch Maillette, M. A., Covell, C. N., Palarea, R. E., Krebs, J. A. & Washington, D. O., Jan 1 2003, In : Journal of Threat Assessment. 2, 2, p. 35-55 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Scopus citations

The impact of community notification laws on sex offender treatment attitudes

Elbogen, E. B., Patry, M. & Scalora, M. J., Mar 1 2003, In : International Journal of Law and Psychiatry. 26, 2, p. 207-219 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

The relationship of mental illness to targeted contact behavior toward state government agencies and officials

Scalora, M. J., Baumgartner, J. V. & Plank, G. L., Apr 15 2003, In : Behavioral Sciences and the Law. 21, 2, p. 239-249 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
2002

An epidemiological assessment of problematic contacts to members of Congress

Scalora, M. J., Baumgartner, J. V., Zimmerman, W., Callaway, D., Maillette, M. A. H., Covell, C. N., Palarea, R. E., Krebs, J. A. & Washington, D. O., Nov 1 2002, In : Journal of Forensic Sciences. 47, 6, p. 1360-1364 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Assessment of the Wilson Sex Fantasy Questionnaire Among Child Molesters and Nonsexual Forensic Offenders

Baumgartner, J. V., Scalora, M. J. & Huss, M. T., Jan 2002, In : Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment. 14, 1, p. 19-30 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations

Empathic deficits in sexual offenders: An integration of affective, social, and cognitive constructs

Covell, C. N. & Scalora, M. J., Jan 1 2002, In : Aggression and Violent Behavior. 7, 3, p. 251-270 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

45 Scopus citations
27 Scopus citations

Perceived relevance of factors for violence risk assessment: A survey of clinicians

Elbogen, E. B., Mercado, C. C., Scalora, M. J. & Tomkins, A. J., Jan 1 2002, In : International Journal of Forensic Mental Health. 1, 1, p. 37-47 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations
2001

Case characteristics of threats toward state government targets investigated by a Midwestern State

Baumgartner, J. V., Scalora, M. J. & Plank, S. G. L., Jan 1 2001, In : Journal of Threat Assessment. 1, 3, p. 41-60 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations