Smart Beginnings Publications


Miller, E. B., Canfield, C. F., Wippick, H., Shaw, D. S., Morris, P. A., & Mendelsohn, A. L. (in press).  Predictors of healthy sleep and bedtime media behaviors and associations with child behavior in a Medicaid-eligible, ethnic, minority sample. Infant Behavior and Development.

Reno, R., Whipps, M., Wallenborn, J., Demirci, J., Bogen, D., Gross, R., Mendelsohn A., Morris, P. A., & Shaw, D. S. (in press). Housing insecurity, housing conditions, and breastfeeding behaviors for Medicaid-eligible families in urban settings. Journal of Human Lactation.

Hails, K. A., Whipps, M. D. M., Gross, R. S., Bogen, D. L., Morris, P. A., Mendelsohn, A. L., & Shaw, D. S. (2021). Breastfeeding and responsive parenting as predictors of infant weight change in the first year. Journal of Pediatric Psychology.

Roby, E., Miller, E., Shaw, D., Morris, P., Gill, A., Bogen, D., Rosas, J., Canfield, C., Hails, K., Wippick, H., Honoroff, J., Cates, C., Weisleder, A., Chadwick, K., Raak, C., & Mendelsohn, A. (2021).  Improving parent-child interactions through pediatrics: a two-site randomized controlled trial. Pediatrics.

Roby, E., Shaw, D. S., Morris, P Canfield, C. F., Miller, E. B., Dreyer, B. P., Klas, P. E., Ettinger, A., Miller, E., & Mendelsohn, A. L. (2021).  Pediatric primary care and partnerships across sectors to promote early child development. Academic Pediatrics.

Gross, R. S., Messito, M. J., Klass, P., Canfield, C. F., Yin, H. S., Morris, P. A., Shaw, D. S., Breyer, B. P., & Mendelsohn, A. M. (2021).  Integrating health care strategies to prevent poverty-related disparities in development and growth: Addressing core outcomes of early childhood. Academic Pediatrics, 21(8), S161-S168.

Shaw, D. S., Mendelsohn, A. L., & Morris, P. M. (2021). The Smart Beginnings model: Tiered prevention integrated in health care and home visiting to address poverty disparities in child development and promote school readiness. Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review, 24, 669-683.

Canfield, C. F., Miller, E. B., Alonso, A., Shaw, D. S., Morris, P., & Mendelsohn, A. M.  (2020). Beyond language: Impacts of shared reading on parenting stress and parenting behavior. Developmental Psychology.

Whipps, M.D.M., Miller E.B., Bogen, D.L., Mendelsohn, A.M., Morris, P.A., Shaw, D., Smart Beginnings Team & Gross, R. (2020). Breastfeeding behaviors and maternal interaction quality in a low-income, ethnic minority population. Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. https://doi.10.1097/DBP.0000000000000743

Miller, E. B., Canfield, C. F., Mendelsohn, A. L., Morris, P. A., Shaw, D. S., & Cates, C. B. (2019). Sociodemographic and psychosocial predictors of Video Interaction Project participation in Smart Beginnings through six months: Effectively targeting at-risk mothers in early visits. Prevention Science. doi: 10.1007/s11121-019001044-y