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Joel G. Sprunger, PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience | College of Medicine

Education/Credentials
  • Ph.D.: Purdue University (Clinical Psychology)
  • M.S.: Purdue University (Clinical Psychology)
  • B.S.: Indiana University - Purdue University Fort Wayne (Psychology)
Specialties

Clinical Psychology

Contact Information

Clinical Interests

Psychology

Peer Reviewed Publications

Sprunger, J. G., Johnson, K., Lewis, D., Kaelber, D. C., Winhusen, T. J. 2022. Five-year incidence of substance use and mental health diagnoses following exposure to opioids or opioids with benzodiazepines during an emergency department encounter for traumatic injury Drug and Alcohol Dependence, ,

Sprunger, Joel G; Hales, Andrew; Maloney, Molly; Williams, Kipling; Eckhardt, Christopher I 2020. Alcohol, Affect, and Aggression: An Investigation of Alcohol's Effects Following Ostracism. Psychology of violence, 10 6, 585-593

Eckhardt C.;Murphy C.;Sprunger J. 08-01-2014. Interventions for perpetrators of intimate partner violence Psychiatric Times, 31 8,

Massa A.;Eckhardt C.;Sprunger J.;Parrott D.;Subramani O. 07-01-2019. Trauma cognitions and partner aggression: Anger, hostility, and rumination as intervening mechanisms Psychology of Violence, 9 4, 392-399

Eckhardt C.I.; Parrott D.J.; Swartout K.M.; Leone R.M.; Purvis D.M.; Massa A.A.; Sprunger J.G. 05-01-2021. Cognitive and Affective Mediators of Alcohol-Facilitated Intimate-Partner Aggression Clinical Psychological Science, 9 3, 385-402

Blake K.;Hopkins R.;Sprunger J.;Eckhardt C.;Denson T. 04-20-2017. Relationship quality and cognitive reappraisal moderate the effects of negative urgency on behaviora Psychology of Violence, 8 2, 218-228

Sprunger J.;Schumacher J.;Coffey S.;Norris D. 04-01-2019. It’s time to start asking all patients about intimate partner violence Journal of Family Practice, 68 3, 152-161A

Sprunger J.;Eckhardt C. 01-01-2017. Predicting past and future dating violence from implicit and explicit violence attitudes: An experim Partner Abuse, 8 4, 361-376

Freeman R.;Eckhardt C.;Parrott D.;Sprunger J. 01-01-2015. Mechanisms of Alcohol-Facilitated Intimate Partner Violence Violence Against Women, 21 8, 939-957

Sprunger J.G.;Eckhardt C.I.;Parrott D.J. 01-01-2015. Anger, problematic alcohol use, and intimate partner violence victimisation and perpetration Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 25 4, 273-286

Girard, J. M., Sprunger, J. G., Chard, K. M. . Reading Between the Lines: Exploring Lexical and Emotional Content in Baseline Trauma Impact Statements Psychology of Violence, ,

Sprunger, J. G., Martin, C. E., Stayton Coe, L. E., Molano, J. R., Kreitzer, N., Punches, B., Chard, K. M. . Masking the pain: The effects of COVID-19 on frontline healthcare workers’ mental health in hospital settings Journal of Affective Disorders, ,