Jocson, Maria Rosanne M.

Status: 
Full Time
Administrative Position: 

Assistant Professor, Psychology

Contact No.: 
426-6001 local 5260-62
Biography: 
BS Psychology, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Magna Cum Laude
MA Developmental Psychology, Ateneo de Manila University
MS Psychology, University of Michigan
PhD Psychology, University of Michigan
Faculty Position: 
Assistant Professor
Courses Taught: 

Quantitative Methods 
Infancy and Childhood
Socioemotional Development

Research: 

Recent Publications

Lachman, J. M., Alampay, L. P., Jocson, R. M., Alinea, C., Madrid, B., Ward, C., Hutchings, J., Mamauag, B. L., Garilao, M. A. V. F. V., & Gardner, F. (2021). Effectiveness of a parenting programme to reduce violence in a cash transfer system in the Philippines: RCT with follow-up. The Lancet Regional Health - Western Pacific, 17, Article 100279. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.lanwpc.2021.100279

Jocson, R. M., Alers-Rojas, F., Ceballo, R., & Cranford, J. A. (2021). Examining Mothers’ Exposure to Community Violence: How Does it Influence Young Adolescents? Child & Youth Care Forum. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10566-021-09665-7

Hechanova, M. R., Alianan, Jr, A. S., Jocson, R. M., & Villasanta, A. P. (2021). Online resilience support groups during the COVID-19 pandemic: The Philippine experience. Mental Health and Social Inclusion. https://doi.org/10.1108/mhsi-06-2021-0038

Ceballo, R., Cranford, J. A., Alers-Rojas, F., Jocson, R. M., & Kennedy, T. M. (2021). What happens after school? Linking Latino adolescents’ activities and exposure to community violence. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 50(10), 2007–2020. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10964-021-01480-6

Jocson, R. M. (2021). A dyadic analysis of depressive symptoms, harsh parenting, and rejection in Filipino mothers and fathers. Family Process, 60(2), 556–569. https://doi.org/10.1111/famp.12547

Jocson, R. M., & Garcia, A. S. (2021). Religiosity and spirituality among Filipino mothers and fathers: Relations to psychological well-being and parenting. Journal of Family Psychology, 35(6), 801–810. https://doi.org/10.1037/fam0000853

Alers-Rojas, F., Jocson, R. M., Cranford, J., & Ceballo, R. (2020). Latina mothers’ awareness of their children’s exposure to community violence. Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences, 42(3), 324–343. https://doi.org/10.1177/0739986320927512

Calleja, M. T., Jocson, R. M., Acosta, A. C., Ocampo, M. T. W., Bertulfo, D. J. M., & Hechanova, M. R. M. (2020). Examining the impact of community-based behavioral drug treatment: A case study from the Philippines. The Journal of Behavioral Science, 15(2), 1-15. https://so06.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/IJBS/article/view/219105

Jocson, R. M., Alers-Rojas, F., Ceballo, R., & Arkin, M. (2020). Religion and spirituality: Benefits for Latino adolescents exposed to community violence. Youth & Society, 52(3), 349–376. https://doi.org/10.1177/0044118x18772714

Jocson, R. M. (2020). Filipino fathers’ parenting in the context of household and neighborhood risk: Familism as a protective factor. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 26(4), 472–482. https://doi.org/10.1037/cdp0000332

Jocson, R. M., & Ceballo, R. (2020). Resilience in low-income Filipino mothers exposed to community violence: Religiosity and familism as protective factors. Psychology of Violence, 10(1), 8–17. https://doi.org/10.1037/vio0000216

McLoyd, V. C., Hardaway, C. R., & Jocson, R. M. (2019). African American parenting. In M. H. Bornstein (Ed.), Handbook of Parenting: Social conditions and applied parenting (3rd ed., Vol. 4, pp. 57-107). Routledge.

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