Physical & Mental Health Outcomes:

Waters, M. C. (2016). Life after Hurricane Katrina: The Resilience in Survivors of Katrina (RISK) Project. In press. Sociological Forum.

Bosick, S. (2015). “Pushed out on my own”: The impact of Hurricane Katrina in the lives of low income emerging adults. Sociological Perspectives, 58(2),  243-263. doi: 10.1177/0731121414561124.

Lowe, S., Rhodes, J. & Waters, M. C. (2015). Understanding resilience and other trajectories of psychological distress: A mixed-methods study of low-income mothers who survived Hurricane Katrina. Current Psychology: A Journal for Diverse Perspectives on Diverse Psychological Issues, 34(3), 537-550. doi:10.1007/s12144-015-9362-6.

Arcaya, M., James, P., Rhodes, J. E., Waters, M. C. & Subramanian, S. V. (2014). Urban sprawl and body mass index among displaced Hurricane Katrina survivors. Preventive Medicine, 65, 40-46. doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2014.04.006.

Arcaya, M. C., Lowe, S. R., Rhodes, J. E., Waters, M. C. & Subramanian, S. V. (2014). Association of PTSD symptoms with asthma attacks among Hurricane Katrina survivors. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 27(6), 725-729. doi:10.1002/jts.21976.

Chan, C. & Rhodes J. (2014). Measuring exposure in Hurricane Katrina: A meta-analysis and an integrative data analysis. PLoS ONE, 9(4), e92899. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0092899.

Fussell, E. & Lowe, S. R. (2014). The impact of housing displacement on the mental health of low-income parents after Hurricane Katrina. Social Science and Medicine  113, 137-144. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.05.025.

Calvo, R., Arcaya, M., Baum, C. F., Lowe, S. R. & Waters, M. C. (2014). Happily ever after? Pre and post disaster determinants of happiness among survivors of Hurricane Katrina. Journal of Happiness Studies, 16(2), 427–442. doi:10.1007/s10902-014-9516-5.

Lowe, S. R., Willis, M. & Rhodes, J. E. (2013). Health problems among low-income parents in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Health Psychology, 33(8), 774-782. doi:10.1037/hea0000016.

Lowe, S. R. & Rhodes, J. (2013). Trajectories of psychological distress among low-income, female survivors of Hurricane Katrina. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 83(203), 398-412. doi: 10.1111/ajop.12019

Paxson, C., Fussell, E., Rhodes, J. & Waters, M. (2012). Five years later: Recovery from post traumatic stress and psychological distress among low-income mothers affected by Hurricane Katrina. Social Science & Medicine, 74(2), 150-157. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2011.10.004.

Chan, C. S., Rhodes, J. E. & Perez, J. E. (2011). A prospective study of religiousness and psychological distress among female survivors of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. American Journal of Community Psychology, 49(1-2), 168-181. doi:10.1007/s10464-011-9445-y.

Lowe, S. R., Chan, C. S. & Rhodes, J. E. (2011). The impact of child-related stressors on the psychological functioning of lower-income mothers after Hurricane Katrina. Journal of Family Issues, 32(10), 1303-1324. doi: 10.1177/0192513X11412492.

Lowe, S. R., Lustig, K., & Marrow, H. B. (2011). African American women’s reports of racism during Hurricane Katrina: Variation by interviewer race. New School Psychology Bulletin, 8(2), 46-57.

Rhodes, J. E., Chan, C. S., Paxson, C., Rouse, C. E., Waters, M. & Fussell, E. (2010). The impact of Hurricane Katrina on the mental and physical health of low-income parents in New Orleans. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 80(2), 237-247. doi:10.1111/j.1939-0025.2010.01027.x.

Zwiebach, L., Rhodes, J. & Roemer, L. (2010). Resource loss, resource gain, and mental health among survivors of Hurricane Katrina. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 23(6), 751–758. doi:10.1002/jts.20579.

Lowe, S. R., Rhodes, J. E., Zwiebach, L. & Chan, C. S. (2009). The impact of pet loss on perceived social support and psychological distress among Hurricane Katrina survivors. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 22(3), 244-247. doi:10.1002/jts.20403.

Paxson, C. & Rouse, C. (2008). Returning to New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. American Economic Review, 98(2), 38-42. doi: 10.1257/aer.98.2.38

Residential Mobility:

Graif, C. (2016). (Un) natural disaster: vulnerability, long-distance displacement, and the extended geography of neighborhood distress and attainment after Katrina. Population and Environment, 37(3), 288-318. doi:10.1007/s11111-015-0243-6.

Asad, A. L. (2015). Contexts of reception, post-disaster migration, and socioeconomic mobility. Population and Environment 36(3), 279-310. doi:10.1007/s11111-014-0221-4.

Arcaya, M., Subramanian, S. V., Rhodes, J. E. & Waters, M. C. (2014). Role of health in predicting moves to poor neighborhoods among Hurricane Katrina survivors. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(46), 16246-16253. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1416950111.

Fussell, E. & Harris, E. (2014). Homeownership and vulnerability to Housing Displacement after Hurricane Katrina. Social Science Quarterly, 95(4): 1086-1100. doi:10.1111/ssqu.12114.

Fussell, E. &, Lowe, S.R. (2014). The Impact of Housing Displacement on Mental Health among Low-Income Parents after Hurricane Katrina. Social Science & Medicine 113, 137-144. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2014.05.025.

Social Support:

Morris, K. A. & Deterding, N. M. (2016). The emotional cost of distance: Geographic social network dispersion and post-traumatic stress among survivors of Hurricane Katrina. Social Science & Medicine, 165, 56-65. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2016.07.034.

Chan, C. S., Lowe, S. R., Weber, E. & Rhodes, J. E. (2015). The contribution of pre- and postdisaster social support to short- and long-term mental health after Hurricanes Katrina: A longitudinal study of low-income survivors. Social Science & Medicine, 138, 38-43. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.05.037.

Lowe, S. R., Rhodes, J. E. & Scoglio, A. A. (2012). Changes in marital and partner relationships in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina an analysis with low-income women. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 36(3), 286-300. doi:10.1177/0361684311434307.

Lowe, S. R., Chan, C. S. & Rhodes, J. E. (2010). Pre-hurricane perceived social support protects against psychological distress: A longitudinal analysis of Hurricane Katrina survivors. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 78(4), 551-560. doi:10.1037/a0018317.

Lowe, S.R., Rhodes, J., Zweibach, L. & Chan, C. (2009).  The impact of pet loss on perceived social support and psychological distress of Hurricane survivors.  Journal of Traumatic Stress, 22(3), 244-247. doi:10.1002/jts.20403.

Child Outcomes:

Lowe, S. R., Godoy, L., Rhodes, J. E. & Carter, A. S. (2013). Predicting mothers’ reports of children’s mental health three years after Hurricane Katrina. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology, 34(1), 17-27. doi:10.1016/j.appdev.2012.09.002.

Lowe, S. R., Chan, C. S. & Rhodes, J. E. (2011). The impact of child related stressors on the psychological functioning of lower-income mothers after Hurricane Katrina.  Journal of Family Issues, 32(10), 1303-1324. doi: 10.1177/0192513X11412492.

Methodology:

Lowe, S., Green, G. & Rhodes, J. E. (2012). What can multi-wave studies teach us about disaster research?: An analysis of low-income Hurricane Katrina survivors. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 25, 299-306. doi:10.1002/jts.21708.

Education and Economic Outcomes:

Deterding, N. (2015). Instrumental and expressive education: College planning in the face of poverty. Sociology of Education, 88(4): 284-301. doi:10.1177/0038040715603428.

Lowe, S. R. & Rhodes, J. E. (2012). Community college re-enrollment after Hurricane Katrina. Journal of College Student Retention, 14(2), 229-251. doi:10.2190/CS.14.2.e.

Posttraumatic Growth:

Lowe, S. R., Manove, E. E., & Rhodes, J. E. (2013). Posttraumatic stress and posttraumatic growth among low-income mothers who survived Hurricane Katrina. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 81(5), 877-889. doi: 10.1037/a0033252.

Chan, C. & Rhodes, J. (2013). Religious coping, posttraumatic stress, psychological distress, and posttraumatic growth among female survivors four years after Hurricane Katrina. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 26, 257-265. doi:10.1002/jts.21801.

Gene x Environment:

Dunn, E. C., Solovieff, N., Lowe, S. R., Gallagher, P. J., Chaponis, J., Rosand, J., Koenen, K. C., Waters, M., Rhodes, J. & Smoller, J. W. (2014). Interaction between genetic variants and exposure to Hurricane Katrina on post-traumatic stress and post-traumatic growth: A prospective analysis of low income adults. Journal of Affective Disorders, 152(1), 243-249. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2013.09.018.