Joe F. Pittman, Jr. Ph.D.
Professor & Head
Ph.D., University of Georgia, 1984
(334) 844-4151 | 203 Spidle Hall
Bradford, A.B., Adler-Baeder, F., Ketring, S., Bub, K., & Pitman, J. (in press). Relationship quality and depressed affect among a diverse sample of relationally unstable Relationship Education participants. Family Relations.
Pittman, J. F., Kerpelman, J. L., Soto*, J. B. & Adler-Baeder, F. M. (2012). Identity exploration in the dating domain: The role of attachment dimensions and parenting practices. Journal of Adolescence, 35, 1485-1501.
Pittman, J. F. (2012). Attachment orientations: A boon to family theory and research. Journal of Family Theory and Review, 4, 306-310.
Paulk*, A., & Pittman, J. F., Kerpelman, J. L., Adler-Baeder, F. (2011). Associations between dimensions of security in romantic relationships and interpersonal competence among dating and non-dating high school adolescents. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 28, 1027-1047.
Pittman, J. F., Keiley, M., & Kerpelman, J. L., Vaughn, B. E. (2011). Attachment, identity and intimacy: Parallels between Bowlby's and Erikson's paradigms. Journal of Family Theory and Review, 3, 32-46.
Kerpelman, J. L., Pittman, J. F., Adler-Baeder, F, Stringer*, Kate J., Eryigit*, S., Saint-Eloi Cadley*, H. & Harrell-Levy*, M. H. (2010). What adolescents bring to and learn from relationship education classes: Does social address matter? Journal of Couple and Relationship Therapy, 9, 95-112.
Kerpelman, J. L., Pittman, J. F., Adler-Baeder, F, Eryigit*, S., & Paulk*, A. (2009). Evaluation of a statewide youth-focused relationships education curriculum. Journal of Adolescence, 32, 1359-1370.
Pittman, J. F., Kerpelman, J. L., Lamke, L. K., & Sollie, D. L. (2009). Development and validation of a q-sort measure of identity processing style: The Identity Processing Style Q-sort. Journal of Adolescence, 32,1239-1265.
Kerpelman, J. L., Pittman, J. F., & Adler-Baeder, F. (2008). Identity as a moderator of intervention impact: Identity style and adolescents' responses to relationships education. Identity, 8, 151-171.
Pittman, J. F. & Buckley*, R. (2006). Comparing abusive mothers and fathers: Differences in personal distress, interpersonal functioning and perceptions of family climate. Child Abuse and Neglect, 30, 481-496.
Taylor*, L. & Pittman, J. F. (2005). Sex of spouse abuse offender and directionality of abuse as predictors of personal distress, interpersonal functioning and perceptions of family climate. Journal of Family Violence, 20, 329-339.
Pittman, J. F., Kerpelman, J. L., McFayden*, J. M. (2004). The role of services and unit culture for internal and external adaptation in Army families: Lessons from Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. Family Relations, 53, 249-260.
* Denotes student coauthor.