Rebecca is a 1st year graduate student in the CPTP program at UNL. Rebecca’s research interests include risk factors, early identification methods, early intervention, prevention of psychosis, and identification of and expansion on social/cognitive targets for interventions to promote improved and sustained rehabilitation outcomes for individuals with serious mental illness.

Rebecca graduated from Temple University in 2012 with a BA in Psychology and a minor in cognitive neuroscience. While at Temple Rebecca served as a research assistant in Dr. Lauren Ellman’s lab. After graduating, she worked as a clinical research coordinator on both the dissemination and schizophrenia research teams in the Aaron T. Beck Psychopathology Research Center at the University of Pennsylvania.

Rebecca is currently working as an extern in Nebraska’s Department of Behavioral Health.

Publications

Wolfe, R.M., Reeves, L.E., Gibson, L.E., Cooper, S., Ellman, L.M. (2016). Attenuated positive psychotic symptoms in relation to cigarette smoking in a non-clinical population. Nicotine & Tobacco Research. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntw240

Posters and Presentations

Wolfe, R. M., Grant, P. M., Thomas, E. C., Tress, C. T., Beck, A. T. (2014). Interrelationships between beliefs, emotional mechanisms and delusion themes. Poster presented at the 48th Annual Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Research Conference. Philadelphia, PA.

Wolfe, R. M., Grant, P. M., Thomas, E. C., Tress, C. T., Beck, A. T. (2015). Interrelationships between beliefs, emotional mechanisms and delusion themes. Poster presented at the 16th Annual Meeting of the International CBT for Psychosis Group; Beckfest 2015. Philadelphia, PA.

Wolfe, R. M., Thomas, E. C., Grant, P. M., Beck, A. T. (2015). Toward an empirical validation of the cognitive theory of delusions. Poster presented at the 49th Annual Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Research Conference. Chicago, IL.

Wolfe, R.M., Reeves, L.E., Gibson, L.E., Cooper, S., Ellman, L.M. (2016) Attenuated positive psychotic symptoms in relation to cigarette smoking in a non-clinical population. Poster presented at the 30th Annual Meeting of the Society for Research in Psychopathology Conference. Baltimore, MD.

Wolfe, R.M., Reeves, L.E., Gibson, L.E., Cooper, S., Ellman, L.M. (2016). Attenuated positive psychotic symptoms in relation to cigarette smoking in a non-clinical population. Poster presented at the 50th Annual Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies Research Conference. New York, NY.

Wolfe, R.M., Beck, A. T., Grant, P.M. (2017). TBD. Poster presented at the 31st Annual Meeting of the Society for Research in Psychopathology Conference. Denver, CO.