Recent Publications


Kellman-McFarlane, K., Stewart, B., Woody, S., Ayers, C., Dozier, M., Frost, R.O., Grisham, J., Isemann, S., Steketee, G., Tolin, D.F., Welsted, A. (2019). Saving Inventory–Revised: Psychometric Performance Across the Lifespan, 252, 358-364.


Luu, M., Lauster, N., Bratiotis, C., Edsell-Vetter, J., & Woody, S. R. (2018). Squalor in community-referred hoarded homes. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 19, 66-71.

Luu, M. & Woody, S. R. (2018). Hoarding: Features, Assessment, and Intervention Strategies. In: Day, M. R. McCarthy G. & Fitzpatrick, J. J. (Ed.), Self-Neglect in Older Adults: A Global, Evidence-Based Resource for Nurses and Other Healthcare Providers (Chapter 5 p.41-56) New York: Springer.


Kwok, N., Bratiotis, C., Luu, M., Lauster, N., Kysow, K., Woody, S.R. (2017). Examining the Role of Fire Prevention on Hoarding Response Teams: Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services as a Case Study. Fire Technology.


Lauster, N., McKay, A., Kwok, N., Yip, J., & Woody, S. R. (2016). How much of too much?  What inspections data say about residential clutter as a housing problem? Housing Studies.


Woody, S.R., Miao, S., & Kellman-McFarlane, K. (2015). Cultural differences in social anxiety: A meta-analysis of Asian and European heritage samples. Asian American Journal of Psychology, 6, 47-55. doi: 10.1037/a0036548


Woody, S. R., Kellman-McFarlane, K., & Welsted, A. (2014). Review of cognitive performance in hoarding disorder. Clinical Psychology Review, 34(4), 324-336. doi: 10.1016/j.cpr.2014.04.002

Bratiotis, C., & Woody, S.R. (2014). Community interventions for hoarding. In R.O. Frost and G. Steketee (Eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Hoarding and Acquiring. (pp. 316-330), New York: Oxford.

Woody, S.R., & Steketee, G. (2014). Compulsive hoarding. In J. Smits (Ed.), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy: A Complete Reference Guide. Part 2: Specific Disorders. (pp. 1087-1108), New York: Wiley. doi: 10.1002/9781118528563.wbcbt46

Nosen, E., & Woody, S.R. (2014). Acceptance of cravings: How smoking cessation experiences affect craving beliefsBehaviour Research and Therapy, 59, 71-81 doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2014.05.003 

Woody, S.R., Kellman-McFarlane, K., & Welsted, A. (2014). Review of cognitive performance in hoarding disorderClinical Psychology Review, 34, 324-336. doi: 10.1016/j.cpr.2014.04.002

Rodolfa, E., Baker, J., DeMers, S., Hilson, A., Meck, D., Schaffer, J., Woody, S., Turner, M., & Webb, C. (2014). Professional psychology initiatives: Implications for training, regulation, and practiceSouth African Journal of Psychology, 44, 119-133


Nosen, E., & Woody, S.R. (2013). Brief psycho-education affects circadian variability in nicotine craving during cessationDrug and Alcohol Dependence, 132, 283-289. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2013.02.017  

Nosen, E., & Woody, S.R. (2013). Development and initial validation of the White Bear Suppression Inventory (Smoking Version)Nicotine and Tobacco Research, 15, 1156-1160. doi: 10.1093/ntr/nts251


Hsu, L., Woody, S.R., Lee, H.-J., Yunshi, P., Xiaolu, Z. & Ryder, A.G. (2012).  Social anxiety among East Asians in North America: East Asian social values or the challenge of acculturation?  Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 18, 181-191. doi: 10.1037/a0027690

Dorfan, N.M., & Woody, S.R. (2012).  Assessing OCD symptoms and severity. In G. Steketee (Ed.), Oxford Handbook of Obsessive Compulsive and Spectrum Disorders. Oxford University Press.


Woody, S.R., Whittal, M.L., & McLean, P.D. (2011). Mechanisms of symptom reduction in treatment for obsessions.  Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 79, 653-664. doi: 10.1037/a0024827  

Dorfan, N.M., & Woody, S.R. (2011). Danger appraisals as prospective predictors of disgust and avoidance of contaminants.  Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 30, 105-132. doi: 10.1521/jscp.2011.30.2.105


Whittal, M.L., Robichaud, M., & Woody, S.R. (2010). Cognitive treatment of obsessions: Enhancing dissemination with video components.  Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 17, 1-8. doi: 10.1016/j.cbpra.2009.07.001

Yorulmaz, O., Gençöz, T., & Woody, S.R. (2010).  Vulnerability factors in OCD symptoms: Cross-cultural comparisons between Turkish and Canadian samples.  Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 17, 110-121. doi: 10.1002/cpp.642

Whittal, M.L., Woody, S.R., McLean, P.D., Rachman, S.J., & Robichaud, M. (2010). Treatment of obsessions: A randomized controlled trialBehaviour Research and Therapy, 48, 295-303. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2009.11.010