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Stevan E. Hobfoll, PhD

Stevan E. Hobfoll, PhD
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  • Psychology, Clinical
Faculty Rank: Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: University of South Florida
Internship: University of Texas at Austin - Clinical Psychology
Clinical Expertise:
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Psychotherapy
Research Interests:
  • Stress trauma
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
Languages Spoken:
  • Hebrew
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Sleep Disturbances Predict Later Trauma-Related Distress: Cross-Panel Investigation Amidst Violent Turmoil.
    Gerhart JI, Hall BJ, Russ EU, Canetti D, Hobfoll SE.
    Health Psychol. 2013
    2013 May 13. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Emotion regulation difficulties, low social support, and interpersonal violence mediate the link between childhood abuse and posttraumatic stress symptoms.
    Stevens NR, Gerhart J, Goldsmith RE, Heath NM, Chesney SA, Hobfoll SE.
    Behav Ther. 2013
    2013 Mar
    44(1):152-61. doi: 10.1016/j.beth.2012.09.003. Epub 2012 Sep 28.
  3. Interpersonal violence, PTSD, and inflammation: Potential psychogenic pathways to higher C-reactive protein levels.
    Heath NM, Chesney SA, Gerhart JI, Goldsmith RE, Luborsky JL, Stevens NR, Hobfoll SE.
    Cytokine. 2013
    2013 Aug
    63(2):172-8. doi: 10.1016/j.cyto.2013.04.030. Epub 2013 May 20.
  4. Can people remain engaged and vigorous in the face of trauma? Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza.
    Hobfoll SE, Johnson RJ, Canetti D, Palmieri PA, Hall BJ, Lavi I, Galea S.
    Psychiatry. 2012
    2012 Spring
    75(1):60-75. doi: 10.1521/psyc.2012.75.1.60.
  5. Child Sexual Abuse and Adulthood Interpersonal Outcomes: Examining Pathways for Intervention.
    Lamoureux BE, Palmieri PA, Jackson AP, Hobfoll SE.
    Psychol Trauma. 2012
    2012 Nov 1
    4(6):605-613. Epub 2011 Nov 7.
  6. The H1N1 crisis: a case study of the integration of mental and behavioral health in public health crises.
    Pfefferbaum B, Schonfeld D, Flynn BW, Norwood AE, Dodgen D, Kaul RE, Donato D, Stone B, Brown LM, Reissman DB, Jacobs GA, Hobfoll SE, Jones RT, Herrmann J, Ursano RJ, Ruzek JI.
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2012
    2012 Mar
    6(1):67-71. doi: 10.1001/dmp.2012.2.
  7. The integration of mental and behavioral health into disaster preparedness, response, and recovery.
    Pfefferbaum B, Flynn BW, Schonfeld D, Brown LM, Jacobs GA, Dodgen D, Donato D, Kaul RE, Stone B, Norwood AE, Reissman DB, Herrmann J, Hobfoll SE, Jones RT, Ruzek JI, Ursano RJ, Taylor RJ, Lindley D.
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2012
    2012 Mar
    6(1):60-6. doi: 10.1001/dmp.2012.1.
  8. Political violence, psychological distress, and perceived health: A longitudinal investigation in the Palestinian Authority.
    Hobfoll SE, Hall BJ, Canetti D.
    Psychol Trauma. 2012
    2012 Jan 1
  9. Conservation of resources and disaster in cultural context: the caravans and passageways for resources.
    Hobfoll SE.
    Psychiatry. 2012
    2012 Fall
    75(3):227-32. doi: 10.1521/psyc.2012.75.3.227.
  10. Reciprocal relationships between resource loss and psychological distress following exposure to political violence: an empirical investigation of COR theory's loss spirals.
    Heath NM, Hall BJ, Russ EU, Canetti D, Hobfoll SE.
    Anxiety Stress Coping.
    2011 Oct 5
  11. Are community studies of psychological trauma's impact accurate? A study among Jews and Palestinians
    Hobfoll SE, Canetti D, Hall BJ, Brom D, Palmieri PA, Johnson RJ, Pat-Horenczyk R, Galea S
    Psychol Assess
    2011 Mar 7
  12. Effects of war exposure on Air Force personnel's mental health, job burnout and other organizational related outcomes
    Vinokur AD, Pierce PF, Lewandowski-Romps L, Hobfoll SE, Galea S
    J Occup Health Psychol
    2011 Jan
  13. Resource loss and posttraumatic responses in Bedouin members of the Israeli Defense Forces
    Slobodin O, Caspi Y, Klein E, Berger BD, Hobfoll SE
    J Trauma Stress
    2011 Feb
    24(1):54-60. doi: 10
  14. The Impact of PTSD Symptoms on Women's Safer-Sex Negotiation: Influence of Ethnicity.
    Horsey KJ, Palmieri PA, Hobfoll SE.
    Psychol Trauma. 2011
    2011 Dec 1
  15. The limits of resilience: distress following chronic political violence among Palestinians.
    Hobfoll SE, Mancini AD, Hall BJ, Canetti D, Bonanno GA.
    Soc Sci Med.
    2011 Apr
  16. Predictors of posttraumatic stress-related impairment in victims of terrorism and ongoing conflict in Israel
    Chipman KJ, Palmieri PA, Canetti D, Johnson RJ, Hobfoll SE
    Anxiety Stress Coping
    2010 Sep 22:1-17
  17. Much ado about religion: Religiosity, resource loss, and support for political violence.
    Canetti D, Hobfoll SE, Pedahzur A, Zaidise E.
    J Peace Res. 2010
    2010 Sep
  18. Conservation of resources theory and research use in health systems
    Alvaro C, Lyons RF, Warner G, Hobfoll SE, Martens PJ, Labonté R, Brown RE
    Implement Sci
    2010 Oct 20
  19. Exploring the association between posttraumatic growth and PTSD: a national study of Jews and Arabs following the 2006 Israeli-Hezbollah war
    Hall BJ, Hobfoll SE, Canetti D, Johnson RJ, Palmieri PA, Galea S
    J Nerv Ment Dis
    2010 Mar
  20. Exposure to prolonged socio-political conflict and the risk of PTSD and depression among Palestinians
    Canetti D, Galea S, Hall BJ, Johnson RJ, Palmieri PA, Hobfoll SE
    2010 Fall
  21. Prevalence and correlates of sleep problems in adult Israeli Jews exposed to actual or threatened terrorist or rocket attacks
    Palmieri PA, Chipman KJ, Canetti D, Johnson RJ, Hobfoll SE
    J Clin Sleep Med
    2010 Dec 15
  22. The role of protective self-cognitions in the relationship between childhood trauma and later resource loss
    Walter KH, Horsey KJ, Palmieri PA, Hobfoll SE
    J Trauma Stress
    2010 Apr
  23. Authoritarianism, perceived threat and exclusionism on the eve of the Disengagement: Evidence from Gaza.
    Canetti D, Halperin E, Hobfoll SE, Shapira O, Hirsch-Hoefler S.
    Int J Intercult Relat.
    2009 Nov
  24. Resource loss and naturalistic reduction of PTSD among inner-city women
    Walter KH, Hobfoll SE
    J Interpers Violence
    2009 Mar
  25. Loss of resources as mediators between interpersonal trauma and traumatic and depressive symptoms among women with cancer
    Banou E, Hobfoll SE, Trochelman RD
    J Health Psychol
    2009 Mar
  26. A New Stress-Based Model of Political Extremism: Personal Exposure to Terrorism, Psychological Distress, and Exclusionist Political Attitudes.
    Canetti-Nisim D, Halperin E, Sharvit K, Hobfoll SE.
    J Conflict Resolut.
    2009 Jun
  27. Terror, Resource Gains and Exclusionist Political Attitudes among New Immigrants and Veteran Israelis.
    Halperin E, Canetti D, Hobfoll SE, Johnson RJ.
    J Ethn Migr Stud.
    2009 Jul
  28. The Defensive Nature of Benefit Finding During Ongoing Terrorism: An Examination of a National Sample of Israeli Jews
    Hall BJ, Hobfoll SE, Canetti D, Johnson RJ, Galea S.
    J Soc Clin Psychol.
    2009 Jan 1
  29. Trajectories of resilience, resistance, and distress during ongoing terrorism: the case of Jews and Arabs in Israel
    Hobfoll SE, Palmieri PA, Johnson RJ, Canetti-Nisim D, Hall BJ, Galea S
    J Consult Clin Psychol
    2009 Feb
  30. Commentary on "Does psychoeducation help prevent post traumatic psychological distress?" Dose and fit are vital to intervention success
    Hobfoll SE, Walter KH, Horsey KJ
    2008 Winter
  31. The psychological impact of the Israel-Hezbollah War on Jews and Arabs in Israel: the impact of risk and resilience factors
    Palmieri PA, Canetti-Nisim D, Galea S, Johnson RJ, Hobfoll SE
    Soc Sci Med
    2008 Oct
  32. Predictors of depressive symptoms among Israeli Jews and Arabs during the Al Aqsa Intifada: a population-based cohort study
    Tracy M, Hobfoll SE, Canetti-Nisim D, Galea S
    Ann Epidemiol
    2008 Jun
  33. The association of exposure, risk, and resiliency factors with PTSD among Jews and Arabs exposed to repeated acts of terrorism in Israel
    Hobfoll SE, Canetti-Nisim D, Johnson RJ, Palmieri PA, Varley JD, Galea S
    J Trauma Stress
    2008 Feb
  34. The psychological impact of impending forced settler disengagement in Gaza: trauma and posttraumatic growth
    Hall BJ, Hobfoll SE, Palmieri PA, Canetti-Nisim D, Shapira O, Johnson RJ, Galea S
    J Trauma Stress
    2008 Feb
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