Mario J Scalora, PhD

  • 1316 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
1989 …2020

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Research Output

  • 1316 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
  • 50 Article
  • 5 Review article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate

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

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 2011, In : Behavioral Sciences and the Law. 29, 2, p. 284-301 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

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

32 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., 2003, In : Behavioral Sciences and the Law. 21, 2, p. 239-249 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

The impact of community notification laws on sex offender treatment attitudes

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
48 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 2011, In : Behavioral Sciences and the Law. 29, 1, p. 64-80 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Staff Perceptions of Risk for Prison Rape Perpetration and Victimization

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 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 2011, In : Journal of Child Sexual Abuse. 20, 3, p. 245-263 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Sexual fantasies and sensation seeking among psychopathic sexual offenders

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 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., 2003, In : Journal of Threat Assessment. 2, 2, p. 35-55 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 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 2013, In : Sexual Abuse: Journal of Research and Treatment. 25, 4, p. 347-369 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 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

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

8 Scopus citations

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

Scalora, M. J., 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

Professional perspectives on sexual sadism

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

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

14 Scopus citations

Problematic approach of legislators: Differentiating stalking from isolated incidents

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
19 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

293 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., 2002, In : International Journal of Forensic Mental Health. 1, 1, p. 37-47 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Judgments of dangerousness: Are sex offenders assessed differently than civil psychiatric patients?

Mercado, C. C., Elbogen, E. B., Scalora, M. & Tomkins, A., 2001, In : Psychiatry, Psychology and Law. 8, 2, p. 146-153 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Grandparents' Visitation Rights Legalizing the Ties That Bind

Thompson, R. A., Tinsley, B. R., Scalora, M. J. & Parke, R. D., Sep 1989, In : American Psychologist. 44, 9, p. 1217-1222 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Gender and perceptions of dangerousness in civil psychiatric patients

Elbogen, E. B., Williams, A. L., Kim, D., Tomkins, A. J. & Scalora, M. J., 2001, In : Legal and Criminological Psychology. 6, 2, p. 215-228 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations
27 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 2008, In : Child Abuse and Neglect. 32, 1, p. 111-119 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

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 2013, In : International Journal of Law and Psychiatry. 36, 2, p. 176-184 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 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

4 Scopus citations

Expert testimony and professional judgment: Psychological Expertise and Commitment as a Sexual Predator after Hendricks

Schopp, R. F., Scalora, M. J. & Pearce, M., Mar 1999, In : Psychology, Public Policy, and Law. 5, 1, p. 120-174 55 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Exhibitionism: Findings from a midwestern police contact sample

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 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., 2003, In : Journal of Threat Assessment. 2, 4, p. 17-33 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

45 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., 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

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

Criminal thinking patterns: Are child molesters unique?

Hatch-Maillette, M. A., Scalora, M. J., Huss, M. T. & Baumgartner, J. V., 2001, In : International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. 45, 1, p. 102-117 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

11 Scopus citations

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

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

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 2005, In : Psychological Services. 2, 2, p. 133-141 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Child molestation: Factors related to level of violence

Mercado, C. C. & Scalora, M. J., 2001, In : Journal of Threat Assessment. 1, 2, p. 21-34 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

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 2012, In : Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 27, 3, p. 492-512 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

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

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

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

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

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

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

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 2009, In : Criminal Justice and Behavior. 36, 10, p. 981-1000 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Scopus citations