Rosellen Reif – Media Features

Cary Magazine –The Scenic Route – How to vacation with disabilities

Indy Week – Best of the Triangle 2016 finalist – Therapist category

Passporter’s Disney Every Week Podcast – Special Needs at Disney – Choosing Between Disney Cruise Line and Walt Disney World

SheKnows Media – If your kid has food allergies, these travel tips could save your sanity

WebMD – Hearing loss: Tips for better communication

Z-Living – Do you have ADD, or are you just a Daydreamer?

Z-Living – Parenting a Child with ADD/ADHD: 7 Expert Tips

Glossaread – This is for all you folks who joke about being OCD & ADHD

Mother & Baby – Does your child have Special Needs? How to recognize bunk therapy.

Rosellen Reif – Research Publications

Reif, R. (2015) Loneliness and Spending. In Wherry, F.F. and Schor, J.B. (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Economics and Society. pp. 1051-1052. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.

Binks, M., Kaufman, K., Wood, M.C., Barker, C., Reif, R., Boyd, L., Edwards, C.L. (2015) Sickle cell disease & obesity: Implications for pain and lifestyle management. Annals of Behavioral Medicine. 49 (Supplement 1):S241.

Edwards, C., Reif, R., Hill, L. (2015) Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor. In Colditz, G. and Golson, G. (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society. pp. 496-497. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.

Edwards, C., Reif, R., Hill, L. (2015) Hair Dye. In Colditz, G. and Golson, G. (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society. pp. 525-527. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.

Edwards, C., Reif, R., Reddy, P., & Feliu, M. (2015). Latin America. In S. Martin (Ed.), The SAGE encyclopedia of alcohol: Social, cultural, and historical perspectives. (Vol. 12, pp. 782-784). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.

Reif, R., Hobkirk, A., Hill, L., Trambadia, J., Keys, A., Byrd, G., Barker, C., Timko, A., McCabe, M., Feliu, M., Robinson, E., Bryson, W., Phan, A., Chuku, P., Edwards, C. (2014). Pain Assessment in Adults with Intellectual Disabilities. Journal of Rehabilitation, 80, 19-39.

Edwards, C. L., Bryson, W. J., McCabe, M., Trambadia, J., Scott, D., Muhammad, M., Kilough, A., Sudhakar, S., Keys, A., Feliu, M., McNeil, J., Barker, C. S., Wood, M., Reif, R., Hill, L., O’Garo, K-G., N., Bulthuis, T., Peasant, C., Kidd, A. C., & Robinson, E. (2014). Treatment of PTSD in an HIV-positive Rwandan woman with a recent stroke: A case report on the role of culture, norms, and expectations for psychotherapy. Research, 1: 980.

Edwards, C., Hobkirk, A., Hill, L., Reif, R., Byrd, G., Whitfield, K. (2014). Dementia. In Andrew Scull (Ed.) Cultural Sociology of Mental Illness. (pp.184-187). New York, NY: SAGE Publications, Inc.

Rosellen Reif – Research and Community Presentations

Reif, R., (2016, May) Maintaining your Relationship while raising a child with Special Needs. Parenting Workshop presented at the invitation of the Town of Cary’s Specialized Recreation Department. Cary, NC.

Reif, R., (2016, March) What to look for in a Group Home or Provider Agency. Parenting Workshop presented at the invitation of the Town of Cary’s Specialized Recreation Department. Cary, NC.

Reif, R., (2016, February) All about Coping Skills Kits. Parenting Workshop presented at the invitation of the Town of Cary’s Specialized Recreation Department. Cary, NC.

Reif, R., (2015, December). Pain assessment and management in adults with intellectual disabilities; Implications for support providers. Presentation to Direct Support Coordinators and Senior Clinical staff, Residential Services, Inc., Chapel Hill, NC.

Reif, R., (2015, November) Caring for Yourself when your Child has a Disability. Parenting Workshop presented at the invitation of the Town of Cary’s Specialized Recreation Department. Cary, NC.

Reif, R., (2015, October) Avoiding Power Struggles when your Child has Disabilities. Parenting Workshop presented at the invitation of the Town of Cary’s Specialized Recreation Department. Cary, NC.

Reif, R., (2015, September) From Special Ed to Co-Ed: Preparing Students with Disabilities for Success in College. Parenting Workshop presented at the invitation of the Town of Cary’s Specialized Recreation Department. Cary, NC.

Boyd, L., Kahathuduwa, C., Kaufman, K., Wood, M., Barker, C., Reif, R., Whitfield, K.E., Edwards, C.L., Binks, M. (2015, May) BMI and pain predict activities of daily living (ADLs) in an obese Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) clinic population. 2nd Annual TTU Obesity Research Cluster Meeting. Lubbock, TX.

Reif, R., (2015, March) Communicating Validation in Residential Settings: Challenges, Strategies, and Benefits. Presentation to clinical staff, Residential Services, Inc., Chapel Hill, NC.

Choi, K.W., Dorfman, C., Putilin, D., Wood, M., Feliu, M.H., Barker, C.S., Reif, R., & Edwards, C.L. (2015, March). Perceived social support is relevant in the management of pain and depression among adults with Sickle Cell Disease. Poster presentation at the 2015 American Psychosomatic Society (APS) Annual Meeting, Savannah, GA.

Dorfman, C., Choi, K.W., Putilin, D., Wood, M., Feliu, M.H., Barker, C.S., Reif, R., & Edwards, C.L. (2015, March). High levels of emotional support exacerbate the effects of depressive symptoms on healthcare utilization among adults with Sickle Cell Disease. Poster presentation at the 2015 American Psychosomatic Society (APS) Annual Meeting, Savannah, GA.

Edwards, C.L., Feliu, M., M., Wood, Barker, C., Reif, R., O’Garo, K.N., Muhammad, M., Brooks, E.H., Keys, A., Hill, L., Collins-McNeil, J., Pultilin, D., Byrd, G., Binks, M., Robinson, E. (2014, September). Psychosocial implications of pain: Sickle Cell Disease (SCD). Paper presented at the 2nd Annual Joint Duke-SCD Conference on Improving Healthcare for Individuals and Families Living with Sickle Cell Disease. Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC.

Edwards, C.L., Feliu, M., Wood, M., McNeil, J., Reif, R., O’Garo, K.N.,…Whitfield, K.E. (2014, January). Ethnic Influences and Pain in Black Patients with Sickle Cell Disease. Paper presented at the Dorothy L. Powell Annual Global Health Lecture and Research Symposium on Increasing Access to Primary Health Care Globally in Low Income and Rural Communities. Duke University School of Nursing, Durham, NC.

Reif, R., (2013, October). Improving community interactions with people with disabilities. Lecture and Workshop developed for the Chapel Hill Police Department New Officer Training Program. Chapel Hill Police Department, Chapel Hill, NC.

Reif, R., (2013, April). Effective pain assessment in patients with intellectual disabilities. Findings presented at Duke University Medical Center Pain and Palliative Care Clinic Didactic Series, Durham, NC.

Reif, R., (2012, November). Pain assessment in adults with intellectual disabilities; Implications for support providers. Presentation to clinical directors, Residential Services, Inc., Chapel Hill, NC.

Reif, R., (2012, October). Ethical Considerations for Rehabilitation Counselors Regarding Pain Assessment in Adults with Intellectual Disabilities. Poster presentation at the NCRCA/VEWAA/VECAP Fall Training Conference, Atlantic Beach, NC.

Reif, R., (2005, April). Auditory hallucinations and delusions as predictors of work productivity in inpatients with schizophrenia. Department of Psychology Honors Poster Presentation, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC.