View from Lanikai Pillbox Trail, Windward O'ahu. Photo credit: AP


Pruitt, A. S., McKinsey, E., & Barile, J. P. (in press). “A State of Emergency”: Dominant Cultural Narratives on Homelessness in Hawai‘i. Journal of Community Psychology.

Barile, J. P., Pruitt, A. S., & Parker, J. L. (2020). Identifying and understanding gaps in services for adults experiencing homelessness. Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology, 30(3), 262-277.


He, N., Ding, Y., Li, J., Yuan, S., Xu, L., Qiao, S. Xu, X., Zhu, B., Shi, R., Barile, J. P., Wong, F. Y. (2019). HIV and aging in mainland China: Implications for control and prevention research. Current HIV/AIDS Reports, 16, 439-447.

Barile, J. P., Pruitt, A. S. (2019). A book review of Introduction to Community Psychology: Becoming an Agent of Change. Edited by Jason, Glantsman, O'Brien, and Ramian. The Community Psychologist, 52, 53-55.

McKinsey, E., & Pruitt, A. S. (2019). “Am I Doing This Right?”: Helping Housing First Clients Navigate Difficulties Conducting Community-Based Participatory Research. The Community Psychologist, 52(3), 65-68.

Barile, J. P., Binder, S. B., & Baker, C. K. (2019). Recovering after a natural disaster: Differences in quality of life across three communities after Hurricane Sandy. Applied Research in Quality of Life.

Guerin, R. J., Okun, A. H., Barile, J. P., Emshoff, J. G., Ediger, M. & Baker, D. (2019). Preparing teens to stay safe and healthy on the job: A multilevel evaluation of the Talking Safety curriculum for middle schools and high schools. Prevention Science, 20(4), 510-520.

Binder, S. B., Barile, J.P., Baker, C. K, & Kulp, B. (2019). Home buyouts and household recovery: Neighborhood differences three years after Hurricane Sandy. Environmental Hazards, 18(2), 127-145.


Barile, J. P., Pruitt, A. S., & Parker, J. L. (2018). A latent class analysis of self-identified reasons for experiencing homelessness: Opportunities for prevention. Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology, 28(2), 94-107.

Pruitt, A. S., Barile, J. P., Ogawa, T. Y., Peralta, N., et al. (2018). Housing First and photovoice: Transforming lives, communities, and systems. American Journal of Community Psychology, 61(1-2), 104-117.

Jia, H, Lubetkin, E. I., Barile, J. P., Horner-Johnson, W., DeMichele, K., Stark, D. S., Zack, M. M., & Thompson, W. W. (2018). Quality-Adjusted Life Years (QALY) for fifteen chronic conditions and combinations of conditions among U.S. adults aged 65 and older. Medical Care, 56, 740-746.

Masuda, A., Latner, J., Barile, J. P. & Sargent, K. (2018). Understanding self-concealment within a framework of disordered eating cognitions and body image flexibility: Conceptual and applied implications. Eating Behaviors, 30, 49-54.


Barile, J. P., Kuperminc, G. P., & Thompson, W. W. (2017). Examination of the impact of resident characteristics and neighborhood environments on health-related quality of life and stress. Journal of Community Psychology, 45(8), 1011-1025. doi: 10.1002/jcop.21907

Agner, J. (2017). Understanding and applying empowerment theory to promote occupational justice. Journal of Occupational Science, 24(3), 280-289.

Gasiorek, J., & Barile, J. P. (2017). Associations between profiles of communication about aging and quality of life for middle-aged and older American adults. International Journal of Aging and Human Development.

Gleason, K., Barile, J. P., & Baker, C. K. (2017). Describing trajectories of homeless service use in Hawai'i using latent class growth analysis. American Journal of Community Psychology, 59(1/2), 158-171.


Barile, J. P. (2016). Multilevel structural equation modeling. In L. A. Jason & D. S. Glenwick (Eds). Handbook of methodological approaches to community-based research: Qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods. New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press.

Barile, J. P., Horner-Johnson, W., Krahn, G., Zack, M., Miranda, D., DeMichele, K., Ford, D., & Thompson, W. W. (2016). Measurement characteristics for two health-related quality of life measures in older adults: The SF-36 and the CDC Healthy Days items. Disability and Health Journal, 9(4), 567-574.

Barile, J. P., & Smith, A. R. (2016). Our theories are only as good as our methods. Global Journal of Community Psychology Practice, 7(2), 1-5.


Barile, J. P., Mitchell, S. A., Thompson, W. W., Zack, M. M., Reeve, B. B., Cella, D. F., & Wilder-Smith, A. (2015). Patterns of chronic conditions and their associations with behaviors and quality of life. Preventing Chronic Disease, 12, 1-11.

Smith, A. (2015). A community psychology approach to program development for female juvenile offenders: A community-based arts initiative. Global Journal of Community Psychology Practice, 6(2), 1-12.

Terry, J., Smith, A., Warren, P., Miller, M., McQuillin, S., Wolfer, T., & Weist, M. (2015). Incorporation of evidence-based practices into faith-based organization service programs. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 43(3).

Brokopp Binder, S., Baker, C.K., & Barile, J.P. (2015). Rebuild or relocate? Resilience and postdisaster decision-making after Hurricane Sandy. American Journal of Community Psychology, 56. 180-196.

Barile, J. P., Edwards V, Dhingra S. S., & Thompson W. W. (2015). Associations among county-level social determinants of health, child maltreatment, and emotional support on health-related qualityof life. Psychology of Violence, 5, 183-191.

Legg, W.E., Wells, M.S., & Barile, J.P. (2015). Factors related to sense of community in youth sport parents. Journal of Park and Recreation Administration, 33, 73-86.

Brown, D. S., Thompson, W. W., Zack, M. M., Arnold, S. E., & Barile, J. P. (2015). Associations between health-related quality of life and mortality in older adults. Prevention Science, 16, 21-30.


Latner, J., Barile, J. P., Durso, L. E. & O’Brien, K. S. (2014). Weight and health-related quality of life: The moderating role of weight discrimination and internalized weight bias. Eating Behaviors, 15, 586-590.

Ford, D. C., Merrick, M. T., Parks, S., Breiding, M., Gilbert, L., Edwards, V., Barile, J. P., & Thompson, W. W. (2014). Examining the factorial structure of adverse childhood experiences administered on the Behavioral Risk Factors Surveillance System. Psychology of Violence, 4, 432-444.

Zhou, H., Siegel, P. Z., Barile, J. P., Njai, R. S., Thompson, W. W., Kent, C., & Liao, Y. (2014). Models for count data with an application to Healthy Days measure: Are you driving in screws with a hammer? Preventing Chronic Disease, 11, 1-11.


Barile, J. P., Thompson, W. W., Zack, M. M., Krahn, G. L., Horner-Johnson, W. H., & Bowen, S. E. (2013). Multiple Chronic Medical Conditions and Health-Related Quality of Life in Older Adults, 2004–2006. Preventing Chronic Disease, 10, 162-173.

Iqbal, S., Barile, J. P., Thompson, W. W., & DeStefano, F. (2013). Number of antigens in early childhood vaccinesand neuropsychological outcomes at age 7–10 years. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, 12, 1263-1270.

Barile, J. P., Reeve, B. B., Smith, A. W., Zack, M. M., Mitchell, S. A., Kobau, R., Cella, D., Luncheon, C., & Thompson, W. W. (2013). Monitoring population health for Healthy People 2020: Evaluation of the NIH PROMIS® Global Health, CDC Healthy Days, and Satisfaction with Life instruments. Quality of Life Research, 22, 1201-1211.

Darnell, A. J., Barile, J. P., Weaver, S. R., Harper, C. R., Kuperminc, G. P., & Emshoff, J. G. (2013). Testing effects of community collaboration on rates of low infant birthweight at the county level. American Journal of Community Psychology, 51, 398-406. doi: 10.1007/s10464-012-9559-x.


Barile, J. P., Thompson, W. W., Zack, M. M., Krahn, G. L., Horner-Johnson, W. H., & Haffer, S. C. (2012). Activities of daily living, chronic medical conditions, andhealth related quality of life in older adults. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 35, 292-303.

Thompson, W. W., Ridenhour, B., Barile, J. P., & Shay, D. K. (2012). Time-series analyses of count data to estimate the burden of seasonal infectious diseases. Epidemiology, 23, 839-842.

Barrett, A. N., Barile, J. P., Malm, E., & Weaver, S. R. (2012). English proficiency and peer interethnic relations as predictors of math achievement among Latino and Asian immigrant students. Journal of Adolescence,35, 1619-1628.

Barile, J. P., Darnell, A. J., Erickson, S. W., & Weaver, S. R. (2012). Multilevel measurementof dimensions ofcollaboration in a network of collaboratives that promotechild and familywell-being. American Journal of Community Psychology. 49, 270-282. doi: 10.1007/s10464-011-9455-9

Barile, J. P., Donohue, D. K., Anthony, E. R., Baker, A. M, Weaver, S. R., & Henrich, C. C. (2012). Teacher-student relationship climate and school outcomes:Implications for educational policy initiatives. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 41, 256-267.

Barile, J. P., Grogan, K. E., Henrich, C. C., Brookmeyer, K. A., & Shahar, G. (2012). Symptoms of depression in Israeli adolescents following a suicide bombing: The role of gender. Journal of Early Adolescence, 32, 502-515.

Thompson WW, Zack MM, Krahn G, Andresen E, & Barile, J. P. (2012). Health-related quality oflife among older adults with and without functional limitations. American Journal of Public Health, 3, 496-502.

Barile, J. P., Kuperminc, G. P., Weintraub, E. S., Mink, J. W., & Thompson, W. W. (2012). Thimerosal exposure in early life and neuropsychological outcomes 7-10 years later. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 37, 106-118.

Shahar, G., Guina, C., Grogan, K. E., Barile, J. P., & Henrich, C. C. (2009). Effects of a suicide bombing on adolescent depression: The protective role of social support from friends. Pediatrics, 124, 235-240.