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*Cheref, S., *Talavera, D.C., & Walker, R.L. (in press). Perceived discrimination and suicide ideation: Moderating role of anxiety among Asian American, African American, and Hispanic emerging adults. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior.
*Talavera, D.C., *Cheref, S., *Odafe, M., *Hong, J.H., & Walker, R.L. (in press). The association between stress and health among ethnoracial minority adults: The role of cultural mismatch. Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development.
*Talavera, D. C., Paulus, D. J., Garza, M., Ochoa-Perez, M., Lemaire, C., Valdivieso, J., Bogiaizian, D., Robles, Z., Bakhshaie, J., Manning, K., Walker, R., Businelle, M., & Zvolensky, M. J. (2018). Subjective social status and rumination in relation to anxiety and depressive symptoms and psychopathology among economically disadvantaged Latinos in primary care. Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 88, 169-174.
Walker, R.L., *Hong, J.H., *Talavera, D.C., Cameron, M.V., & Woods, S.P. (2018). Health literacy and current CD4 cell count in a multi-ethnic U.S. sample of adults living with HIV Infection. International Journal of STD & AIDS, 29(5), 498–504.
*Odafe, M. O., Salami, T. K., & Walker, R. L. (2017). Race-related stress and hopelessness in community-based African American adults: Moderating role of social support. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 23(4), 561-569.
*Salami, T., Walker, R.L., & Beach, S.R.H. (2017). Comparison of helplessness and hopelessness as sources of cognitive vulnerability among Black and White college students. Journal of Black Psychology, 43, 565-587.
Walker, R. L., Salami, T. K., Carter, S. E., & Flowers, K. C. (2017). Religious coping style and cultural worldview are associated with suicide ideation among African American adults. Archives of Suicide Research, 3, 1-12.
Walker, R.L., Francis, D.J., Brody, G.H., Simons, R.L., Cutrona, C., & Gibbons, F. (2017). Perceived discrimination and morbid ideation in a longitudinal sample of African American girls and boys: Mediating effects of depression and anxiety symptomatology. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 47, 86-102.
Carter, S., Walker, R. L., & Beach, S. R. H., Cutrona, C., Simons, R. (2016). Anxiety mediates the effect of perceived racial discrimination on chronic health conditions among African American women. American Journal of Health Behavior, 40, 697-704.
*Odafe, M., *Talavera, D., *Cheref, S., *Hong, J., & Walker, R.L. (2016). Suicide in Black, American Indian/Alaska Native, Hispanic, and Asian adults in the U.S.: A review of the last decade. Current Psychiatry Reviews, 12, 181-198.
Walker, R.L., *Salami, T.K., *Carter, S., & *Flowers, K.C. (2014). Perceived racism and suicide ideation: Mediating role of depression but moderating role of religiosity among African American adults. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 44(5), 548-559.
Boggero, I.A., *Smart, L.M., Kniffin, T.C., & Walker, R.L. (2014). Brief report: Neuroticism interacts with mean arterial pressure to predict pain tolerance in normotensives. Personality and Individual Differences, 69, 140-143.
*Carter, S. E., & Walker. R.L. (2014). Anxiety symptomatology and perceived health in a community sample of African American adults: Moderating role of emotion regulation. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 20(3), 307-315.
*Flowers, K.C., Walker, R.L., Thompson, M.P., & Kaslow, K.J. (2014). Reasons for Living as an indicator of suicide-related outcomes in a sample of African American female suicide attempters. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 202(8), 569-575.
*Maples, J., & Walker, R.L. (2014). Consolidation rather than termination: Rethinking how psychologists label the final phase of psychological treatment. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 45(2), 104.
Salami, T., & Walker, R.L. (2013). Socioeconomic status and anxious and depressive symptoms in young African American adults: The mediating role of hopelessness. Journal of Black Psychology. Advance online publication doi:10.1177/0095798413486158
Walker, R.L. & *Flowers, K. C. (2011). Effects of race and precipitating event on suicide versus non-suicide death classification in a college sample. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 41, 12-20.
Rockett, I.R, Wang, S., Stack, S., De Leo, D., Frost, J.L., Ducatman, A.M., Walker, R.L., & Kapusta, N.D. (2010). Race/Ethnicity and potential suicide misclassification: Window on a minority suicide paradox? BMC Psychiatry, 10, 35-43.
Rockett, I.R, Hobbs, G., De Leo, D., Stack, S., Frost, J.L., Ducatman, A.M., Kapusta, N.D., & Walker, R.L. (2010). Suicide and unintentional poisoning mortality trends in the United States, 1987-2006: Two unrelated phenomena? BMC Psychiatry, 10, 705-21.
Walker, R.L., *Alabi, D., *Roberts, J., & Obasi, E. (2010). Ethnic group differences in reasons for living and the moderating role of cultural worldview. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 16(3), 372-378.
Watkins, D.C., Walker, R.L., & Griffith, D.M. (2010). A meta-study of qualitative research on Black men’s mental health and well-being. Journal of Black Psychology, 36, 303-330.
Walker, R.L., Ashby, J., *Hoskins, O., & *Greene, F. (2009). Peer-support suicide prevention in a non-metropolitan U.S. community. Adolescence, 44(174), 335-346.
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