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Caughy, M. O., & Owen, M. T. (2015). Cultural socialization and school readiness of African American and Latino preschoolers. Cultural Diversity & Ethnic Minority Psychology, 21(3), 391-399. doi:10.1037/a0037928

Caughy, M. O., Owen, M. T., & Hurst, J. R. (2016). Assessing developmental trajectories of executive functions in low income ethnic minority preschoolers: Challenges and opportunities. In J. A. Griffin, L. S. Freund & P. McCardle (Eds.), Executive function in preschool age children: Integrating measurement, neurodevelopment, and translational research. Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.

Caughy, M. O., Owen, M. T., Mills, B. A., & Hurst, J. R. (2013). Emergent self-regulation skills among very young ethnic minority children: A confirmatory factor model. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 116(4), 839-855. doi:10.1016/j.jecp.2013.07.017

Dyer, N., Owen, M. T., & Caughy, M. O. (2014). Ethnic differences in profiles of mother-child interactions and relations to emerging school readiness in African American and Latin American children. Parenting: Science and Practice, 14(3-4), 175-194. doi:10.1080/15295192.2014.972756

Owen, M. T., Caughy, M. O., Hurst, J. R., Amos, M. L., & Hasanizadeh, N. (2013). Unique contributions of fathering to emerging self-regulation in low-income ethnic minority preschoolers. Early Child Development & Care, 183(3-4), 464-482. doi:10.1080/03004430.2012.711594

Peredo, T. N., Owen, M. T., Rojas, R., & Caughy, M. O. (2015). Child vocabulary, maternal behavior, and inhibitory control development among Spanish-speaking children. Early Education & Development, in press.

Under Review

Caughy, M. O., Mills, B. A., Owen, M. T., & Dyer, N. (2016). The relation of parenting to school readiness in low income African American and Latino children: A bi-factor approach. in revision.

Dyer, N., Mills, B. A., Pacheco, D., Brinkley, D., Owen, M. T., & Caughy, M. O. (2016). The development of self-regulation skills across early childhood and relations to academic achievement among low income African American and Latino children. under review.

Dyer, N., Von Hotten, L., Owen, M. T., & Caughy, M. O. (2016). Stability of parenting profiles observed among low-income African American and Latino mother-child interactions and associations with poverty related cumulative risk. under review.

Pacheco, D., Owen, M. T., & Caughy, M. O. (2016). Growth in inhibitory control among low-income, ethnic minority preschoolers: A group-based trajectory modeling approach. under review.