Lawrence Calhoun, PhD

Bio: Lawrence Calhoun, PhD

Books and Chapters

Calhoun, LG ,Tedeschi RG. Posttraumatic Growth in Clinical Practice. Routledge, forthcoming.

Lindstrom CM, Cann A, Calhoun LG, Tedeschi RG. The Relationship of Core Belief Challenge, Rumination, Disclosure, and Socio-cultural Elements to Posttraumatic Growth. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy (in press).

Calhoun LG, Cann A, Tedeschi RG. The Posttraumatic Growth Model: Socio-Cultural Considerations. In T. Weiss & R. Berger (Eds.), Posttraumatic Growth and Culturally Competent Practice(pp.1-14). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2010.

Calhoun LG, Tedeschi RG. (Eds.). The Handbook of Posttraumatic Growth: Research and Practice. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Publishers, 2006.

Calhoun LG, Tedeschi RG. Facilitating Posttraumatic Growth: A Clinician’s Guide. Mahwah, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., Publishers, 1999.

Tedeschi RG, Park CL, Calhoun LG. (Eds.). Posttraumatic Growth: Positive Changes in the Aftermath of Crisis (pp.1-14). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, 1998.

Tedeschi RG, Calhoun LG. Trauma and Transformation: Growing in the Aftermath of Suffering. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 1995.


Calhoun LG, Tedeschi RG, Cann A, Hanks E. Positive outcomes following bereavement: paths to posttraumatic growth. Psychol Belgica 2010;50(1&2):125-143.

Cann A, Calhoun LG, Tedeschi RG, Solomon DT. Posttraumatic growth and depreciation as independent predictors of well-being. J Loss Trauma 2010;15:151-166.

Vishnevsky T, Cann A, Calhoun LG, Tedeschi RG, Demakis GJ. Gender differences in posttraumatic growth: a meta-analysis. Psychol Women Quart 2010;34:110-120.

Cann A., Calhoun LG, Tedeschi RG, Kilmer R P, Gil-Rivas V, Vishnevsky T, Danhauer SC. The Core Beliefs Inventory: a brief measure of disruption in the assumptive world. Anxiety, Stress, & Coping 2010;23:19-34.

Cann A, Calhoun LG, Tedeschi RG, Taku K, Vishnevsky T, Triplett KN, Danhauer, SC. A short form of the Posttraumatic Growth Inventory. Anxiety, Stress, & Coping 2010;23:127-137.

Tedeschi RG, Calhoun LG. Beyond the concept of recovery: growth and the experience of loss. Death Studies 2008;32:27-39.

Calhoun LG, Tedeschi RG. The foundations of posttraumatic growth: New considerations. Psychol Inquiry 2004;15:93-102.

Tedeschi R, Calhoun L. Posttraumatic growth: conceptual foundations and empirical evidence. Psychol Inquiry 2004;15:1-18.

Tedeschi RG, Calhoun L. The Posttraumatic Growth Inventory: measuring the positive legacy of trauma. J Traum Stress 1996;9:455-471.