Christopher Hawkey

  • Graduate Student in Clinical Psychology
  • Faculty Advisor: David Miklowitz
  • Fax: 303-492-2967
  • Email: Christopher.Hawkey@Colorado.edu

Education

  • BA, Mississippi State University (Business Administration), 2005;
  • BA, Mississippi State University (Foreign Languages), 2005;
  • BA. University of Colorado Boulder (Psychology), 2007
  • MA, University of Colorado Boulder, 2011
  • PhD, expected 2014

Research Interests

My research interests are continually evolving, but tend to focus on risk factors and treatment development for mood disorders and suicide. I am most interested in examining how we can effectively address such risk factors in special populations – particularly in the LGBT community.

Publications and Presentations

Russell, G.M., & Hawkey, C.G. (in press). Hate crimes. In G.P. Koocher, J.C. Norcross, & B.A. Green (Eds.), Psychologists' desk reference. New York, New York: Oxford.

Taylor, D.O., Millman, Z., Hawkey, C.G., Schneck, C., Chang, K.D., Pearlstein, J., & Miklowitz, D.J. (2013, June). Response to stress: Associations with mood symptoms in youth at risk for bipolar disorder. Poster presented at International Society for Bipolar Disorder conference, Miami, Florida.

Cosgrove, V., Miklowitz, D.J., Rhee, S., Hawkey, C.G., Corley, R., Haberstick, B., Smolen, A. (2012). Association between 5HTT, DAT1, and DRD4 and bipolar disorder in youth. Psychiatric Genetics, 22, 304.

Garrett, A.S., Miklowitz, D.J., Howe, M.E., Singh, M.K., Acquaye, T.K., Hawkey, C.G., Glover, G.H., Reiss, A.L., & Chang, K.D. (2012). Changes in brain function associated with family focused therapy for youth at high risk for bipolar disorder. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Bopp, J.M., Lunsford-Avery, J.R., Taylor, D.O., Hawkey, C.G., & Miklowitz, D.J. (2012). Adolescent bipolar mood fluctuations vs. normal adolescent mood fluctuations as revealed by weekly text messaging. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Boeldt, D.L., Dimidjian, S., Goodman, S.H., Rhee, S.H., Felder, J.N., Lindemann, A., Hawkey, C.G., & Kimmel, A. (2011, April). The role of social support in the prevention of postpartum depression with Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy. Poster presented at Society of Research and Child Development conference, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Lunsford, J.R., Bopp, J.M., Hawkey, C.G., Taylor, D.O., Geddes, J. & Miklowitz, D.J. (2011, November). Mood fluctuations in bipolar and healthy adolescents as revealed through weekly text messaging. Poster presented at Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Hawkey, C.G., Miklowitz, D.J., George, E., Taylor, D.O., Mitchell, R., Carey, B., Babayeva, Z., & Axelson, D. (2010, November). Attributional styles and expressed emotion in the relatives of bipolar adolescents. Poster presented at Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies conference, San Francisco, California.

Hawkey, C.G., Miklowitz, D.J., Axelson, D., George, E., Taylor, D.O., Lunsford, J., Mitchell, R., & Carey, B. (2009, November). Attributional styles and expressed emotion in the relatives of bipolar adolescents. Poster presented at Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies conference, New York, New York.

Lunsford, J., Miklowitz, D.J., Axelson, D., & Hawkey, C.G. (2009, November). The relationship of sleep disturbance on psychosocial functioning in pediatric bipolar disorder. Poster presented at Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies conference, New York, New York.

Hawkey, C.G. & Smutzler, N. (2006, April). Detection of malingering on a modified version of the MMPI-2. Poster presented at University of Colorado, Boulder Undergraduate Research Day, Boulder, Colorado.