Faculty Directory

Julie MacEvoy

Program Director, Master’s Program in School Counseling; Associate Professor of the Practice

Department

CDEP Counseling, Developmental & Educational Psychology

Select Publications

Bottema-Beutel, K., Malloy, C., Cuda, J., … MacEvoy, J. (2019). Responses to Vignettes Depicting Friendship Transgressions: Similarities and Differences in Children With and Without Autism Spectrum Disorder. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 49(2). DOI: 10.1007/s10803-018-3828-y

Bottema-Beutel, K., Malloy, C., Cuda, J., … MacEvoy, J. (2019). Friendship Expectations May be Similar for Mental Age-Matched Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Typically Developing Children. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 49(2). DOI: 10.1007/s10803-019-04141-7

MacEvoy, J.P., Papadakis, A.A., Fedigan, S.K., & Ash, S.E. (2016).  Friendship Expectations and Children's Friendship-Related Behavior and Adjustment.  Merrill-Palmer Quarterly, 62, 74-104.

Research Interests

Children’s social and emotional development

Developmental and gender differences in the value children place on having friends

How children cope with conflicts in their friendships;

Loneliness among children and adolescents;

Interventions to improve children's friendships

Gender differences in how children express anger and aggression toward their peers