Faculty Profile

Dr.Michael Lewin

Michael Lewin

Associate Professor
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University, 1992
Specialty: Clinical Psychology

Contact Information:

Office:SB-521
Phone:909.537.7303
Fax:909.537.7003
Email:mlewin@csusb.edu

Research and Teaching Interests:

Teaching: Abnormal Psychology; Behavior Modification; Advanced Experimental Psychology:Clinical raduate Psychopathology; Graduate Psychotherapy; Clinical Supervision

Research: Early Maladaptive Schemas and Cognitive Vulnerability; College Student Mental Health; Mindfulness; Cognitive Behavioral Therapy; Anxiety.

Representative Publications:

Lewin, M. R. (2006). Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. In Y. Jackson (Ed). The
Encyclopedia of Multicultural Psychology. Sage Publishers, NJ.

Shorey, H. S., Snyder, C. R., Yang, X., & Lewin, M. (2003). The role of hope as a mediator in recollected parenting, adult attachment, and mental health. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, Vol. 22 (6), 685-715.

McNeil, D. W., Tucker, P., Miranda, R., Jr., Lewin, M. R., & Nordgren, C., (1999). Response to depression and anxiety Stroop stimuli post-traumatic stress disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and major depressive disorder. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 187, 512-516.

Boone, M. L., McNeil, D. W., Massia, C., Turk, C., Carter, L., Ries, B. J., & Lewin, M. R. (1999). Multimodal comparisons of social phobia subtypes and avoidant personality disorder. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, Vol 13, No. 3, 271-292.

Tsao, J., Lewin, M. R., & Craske, M. G., (1998). The effects of cognitive-behavioral treatment on comorbid conditions. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, Vol. 12 (4), 357-371.

Craske, M. G., & Lewin, M. R., (1998). Cognitive behavioral treatment of panic disorder. In R. Turner and V. Caballo (Eds). Handbook of cognitive behavioral treatment of psychological disorders. Pergamon Press, New York.

Craske, M. G., Rowe, M., Lewin, M. R., & Noriega, R., (1997). Interoceptive exposure versus breathing retraining within cognitive-behavioral therapy for panic disorder with agoraphobia. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 36, 85-99.

Craske, M. G., & Lewin, M. R., (1997). Trastorno por panico. In V. Caballo (Ed). Manual para el tratamiento cognitivo-conductual de los trastornos psicologicos Vol 1. Trastornos por ansiedad, sexuales, afectivos y psicoticos. Siglo Veintiuno de Espana editores, sa, Madrid, Espana.

Lewin, M. R., McNeil, D. W., & Lipson, J. M., (1996). Enduring without avoiding: Behavioral assessment of verbal dysfluencies in public speaking anxiety. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment 18 (4), 387-402.

Chen, E., Lewin, M. R., & Craske, M. G. (1996). Effects of state anxiety on selective processing of threatening information. Cognition and Emotion, 10(3), 225-240.

McNeil, D. W., Ries, B. J., Taylor, L. J., Boone, M. L., Carter, L. E.,Turk, C, & Lewin, M. R. (1995). Comparison of social phobia subtypes using Stroop tests. Journal of Anxiety Disorders Vol 9, pg. 47-57.

Student Research Projects

Kidner, W. L., Waite, J., Wacan, J. & Lewin, M. R., (2013). Early Maladaptive Schemas as Predictors of Trait Aggression. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Arias, M, Silva, Y & Lewin, M. R. (2013) Cognitive Diatheses for Anxiety: The Moderating Role of Stress. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Reno, Nevada.

Ojeda, A. P., Limon, A. M., Garcia, L. M., Holderness, N. & Lewin, M. R., (2013). Early Maladaptive Schemas in College Alcohol Use: Alcohol Expectancies. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Reno, Nevada.

Silva, Y, Arias, M, & Lewin, M. R. (2013). Dysfunctional Parenting and Abusive Inter-Partner Violence: The Mediating Role of Schemas. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Reno, Nevada.

Arias, M, Silva, Y & Lewin, M. R. (2013) Cognitive Vulnerability for Anxiety: A Comparison of Competing Models. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Reno, Nevada.

Holderness, N & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2013). Adaptive Coping Strategies Moderate the Relationship between Schemas and Anxiety. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Reno, Nevada.

Ojeda, A. P., Limon, A. M., Garcia, L. M. & Lewin, M. R. (November, 2012). Early Maladaptive Schemas, Personality and Aggression. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, Maryland.

Limon, A. M. Garcia, L. M., Ojeda, A. P., & Lewin, M. R. (November, 2012). The Relationship between Dysfunctional Parenting and Anxiety: The Mediating Role of Schemas. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, Maryland.

Garcia, L. M., Ojeda, A. P., Limon, A. M. & Lewin, M. R. (November, 2012). Dysfunctional Parenting Cognitive Vulnerability, and Depression: The Mediating Role of Schemas. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, Maryland.

Burton, A. A., Chavez, D. V. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2012). Predictors of PTSD in Child Abuse Survivors. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, San Francisco, California.

Limon, A. M., Garcia, L. M. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2012). Toxic Parenting and Anxiety: The Mediating Role of Schemas. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, San Francisco, California.

Kidner, W. L. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2012). Attachment, Early Maladaptive Schema and Behavior. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, San Francisco, California.

Cerasaro, E., Radmall, R., Riggs, M. L. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2012). A Structural Equation Model of Early Maladaptive Schemas and Aggression. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, San Francisco, California.

Chang, H. K. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2011). Perfectionism in Relation to Collegiate Procrastination, Performance, and Life Satisfaction. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, California.

Kidner, W. L., Waite, J. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2011). Early Maladaptive Schemas as Predictors of Trait Aggression. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, California.

Taylor, C. J., Burton, A. A., Chavez, D. V. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2011). Childhood Abuse and PTSD Symptoms: The Role of Dissociation. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, California.

Burton, A. A., Taylor, C. J., Chavez, D. V. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2011). The Relationship between Childhood Abuse, Social Support and Partner Violence. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, California.

Burton, A. A., Taylor, C. J., Chavez, D. V. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2011). The Relationship between Childhood Abuse, Resiliency and Attachment. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, California.

Furqan, F. Dean, K. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2010). Self-Construal’s role in Accommodative Responses under Ego Depletion in Romantic Relationships. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Cancun, Mexico.

Waite, J., Fife, S. J. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2010). The Five Factor Model and the Environment: The effects on Aggressive Driving. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Cancun, Mexico.

Patterson, T. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2010). Perceived Discrimination and Psychological Distress in African American college Students. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Cancun, Mexico.

Villanueva, K. C., Cardoz, S & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2010). The Relationship between Acculturation and Negative Eating Attitudes in Latinas. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Cancun, Mexico.

Fife, S. J., Waite, J. E. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2010). Early Maladaptive Schemas as Predictors of Aggressive Driving. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Cancun, Mexico.

Toruno, J. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2009). Ethnic Identity and Perceived Discrimination in Latinos. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, Oregon.

Thams, K. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2009). Parenting and Eating Disorders: The Mediating Role of Schemas. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, Oregon.

Patterson, T. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2009). Discrimination, Ethnic Identity and Mental Health in African Americans. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, Oregon.

Waite, J. E. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2009). Schemas and Personality Characteristics as Predictors of Road Rage. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, Oregon.

Bugos, T, McDaniel, M. L. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2009). The Relationship between Schemas, Life Events and Psychological Distress. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, Oregon.

Stebbings, C., Bell, C. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2009). Parenting, Schemas, Acculturation, and Negative Eating Attitudes in Latinas. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, Oregon.

Toruno, J. , Gamez, A., Perez, C. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2008).  Ethnic Identity, Self Esteem, Social support and perceived discrimination.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, California.

Becker, D. R. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2008).  Schemas Mediating the Relationship between Childhood ADHD and Adult Depression. .  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, California. 

Fabricatore, V. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2008).  Schemas, life Stress, and Psychological Distress in College Students.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, California.  

Becker, D. R. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2008).  Schemas Mediating the Relationship between Childhood ADHD and Academic self Efficacy.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, California.

Kholodenko, Y., & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2008).  Identifying Word Stimuli for a New Schema Stroop Task.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, California.  

Fabricatore, V. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2008).  Life Stress and Psychological Distress in College Students.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, California.  

Meister, J. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2008). The Relationship between Schemas, Coping and Eating Attitudes.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, California.  

Prince, R. K. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2008).  Gender Differences in Early Maladaptive Schemas.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, California

Kholodenko, Y., Perez, C. R., Becker, D., Kirksey, L. & Lewin, M. R. (May, 2007). Schemas as predictors of anxiety, phobia and obsessive compulsive symptoms. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Kirksey, L. M., Becker, D., Gamez, A., Wittig, S. M. & Lewin, M. R. (May, 2007). The relationship between parental bonding, schemas and psychological distress. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Perez, C.,R., Wittig, S. M., Brown, M. & Lewin, M. R. (May, 2007). The effect of ethnic identity the relationship between discrimination and psychological distress. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Seidel, A. L., Marsa, K., Coronado, K, Cantilena, S. & Lewin, M. R. (May, 2007). The relationship between schemas, coping and eating attitudes. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Seidel, A. L., Kirksey, L. M., Gamez, A. & Lewin, M. R. (May, 2007). The relationship between schemas, parenting and eating attitudes. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Uppal, K. K. & Lewin, M. R. (May, 2007). Early maladaptive schemas and parental socialization in symptoms of anxiety. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Kirksey, L & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2006). Parental influences on the development of early maladaptive schemas. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Palm Springs, California.

Arrizon, M., Lewin, M. R. & Peacock (April, 2005). The role of Ethnic identity as as a buffer against discrimination. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, Oregon.

Dotter, K., Uppal, K. K., Douwenga, D., French C. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2005). The maintenance of early maladaptive schemas through avoidance coping. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, Oregon.

Lira Salayandia, J. L., Lopez, T. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2005). Cultural differences in early maladaptive schemas. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, Oregon.

Uppal, K. K. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2005). The relationship between parenting and early maladaptive schemas. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, Oregon.

Provo, C. E., Lopez, T. & Lewin, M. R. (April, 2005). An empirical study of the diathesis stress model of anxiety. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland, Oregon.

Gonzalez, J. & Lewin, M. R., (August, 2004). Predictors of reactions to the events of September 11th. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Hawaii.

James, S., Gonzalez, J. & Lewin, M. R., (April, 2004). Predictors of depression in a college sample. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Phoenix, Arizona.

Uppal, K. K., Gonzalez, J., James, S. & Lewin, M. R., (April, 2004). Predictors of anxiety in a college sample. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Phoenix, Arizona.

Myren, G. R., Cowan, G. & Lewin, M. R., (May, 2003). Predictors of distress and emotional reactivity: Individuals' reactions to 9/11. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Vancouver, Canada.

Gonzalez, J. & Lewin, M. R., (May, 2003). The effects of social desirability, ethnicity, age, and gender upon the report of prejudiced and non-prejudiced attitudes. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Vancouver, Canada.

Gonzalez, J & Lewin, M. R., (April,2002). The social desirability bias and the self-report of prejudice. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, CA.

Castro, A. & Lewin, M. R., (April,2002). The relationship between personality traits and anxiety, depression and anger. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, CA.

Shorey, H. & Lewin, M.R. (May, 2001). The relationship of parenting styles, hope and subjective well-being. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Maui, HI.

Evans-DeCicco & Lewin, M.R. (May, 2001). Predictors of anger, anxiety, and depression. Poster presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Maui, HI.

Shorey, H., Evans-DeCicco, J., & Lewin, M.R. (April, 2000). The relationship between perfectionism, anxiety, and depression. Poster presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland OR.

Evans-DeCicco, J., Shorey, H. & Lewin, M.R. (April, 2000). The relationship between Constructive thinking, anxiety, and depression. Poster presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Portland OR.

Thomas, K. S., & Lewin, M.R. (November, 1999). Predictors of fear and worry in a sample of African Americans and Caucasians. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Toronto, Canada.

Thomas, K. S., Boese, G., & Lewin, M.R. (May, 1999). Ethnocultural variation in the report of anxiety. Poster presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine CA.

Hartley, D. J., & Fairchild-Olivierre, S., & Lewin, M. R. (May, 1999). Anxiety: An empirical investigation of the diathesis-stress model. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Irvine, CA.

Thomas, K. S., Langlois, A., & Lewin, M.R. (April, 1998). Cultural conditioning models of anxiety. Poster presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Albuquerque, NM.

Stine, B. Y., Schultz, D. L., & Lewin, M.R. (April, 1998). Cognitive processing: The effects of state versus trait anxiety. Poster presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Albuquerque, NM.

Schultz, D. L. & Lewin, M.R., (April, 1998). Psychometric properties of the stroop color-naming task. Poster presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Albuquerque, NM.

Orr, D. & Lewin, M.R. (April, 1998). The development of interoceptive tasks for use in cognitive-behavioral treatment of panic. Poster presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Albuquerque, N.M.

Del Real, J., Chien, Y., & Lewin, M. R. (April, 1998). Implicit and explicit memory in snake Anxiety. Poster presented at the meeting of the Western Psychological Association, Albuquerque, N.M.

Schultz, D., Stine, B., & Lewin, M. R. (November, 1997). Selective processing in public speaking anxiety: The effects of state versus trait anxiety. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Miami, FL.

Thomas, K. S., Langlois, A, & Lewin, M.R. (November, 1997). The assessment of fear, anxiety, and worry in a sample of african americans, asian americans, and caucasians. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Miami, FL.

Schultz, D., Stine, B., Langlois, A., Ingersoll, V., Delgado, A., & Lewin, M. R. (April, 1997). Assessment of public speaking anxiety via the Stroop color-naming task. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association. Seattle, WA.

Langlois, A., Stine, B., Schultz, D., Orr, D., & Lewin, M. R. (April, 1997). Anxiety sensitivity and its relationship to agoraphobic fears. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Western Psychological Association. Seattle, WA.

Tsao, J., Lewin, M. R., & Craske, M. G. (March, 1997). Effects of cognitive-behavioral therapy for panic disorder with comorbid conditions. Paper presented at the meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America. New Orleans, LA.

Tsao, J., Lewin, M. R., & Craske, M. G. (November, 1995). Panic disorder and concomitant depression: The effects of depression on panic symptomatology. Paper presented at the meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy. Washington, D.C.