Published Peer Reviewed Articles (h-index = 24)

  1. Cuttler, C., *LaFrance, E. M., & *Stueber, A. (2021). Acute effects of high potency cannabis flower and cannabis concentrates on everyday life memory and decision making. Scientific Reports, 11, 13784. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-93198-5
  2. Desai, S., Breanna B., Cuttler C., Crombie, K. M., Rabinak, C., Hill, M. N., Marusak, H. A. (2021). A systematic review and meta-analysis on the effects of exercise on the endocannabinoid system. Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research.
  3. *Glodosky, N., Cuttler, C., & McLaughlin, R. M. (2021). A review of the effects of acute and chronic cannabinoid exposure on the stress response. Frontiers in Neuroendocrinology, 63, 100945. doi: 10.1016/j.yfrne.2021.100945
  4. Russo, E. B., Cuttler, C., Cooper, Z. D., *Stueber, A., & Whiteley, N., Sexton, M. (2021). Survey of patients employing cannabigerol-predominant cannabis preparations: Perceived medicinal effects, adverse events, and withdrawal symptoms. Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research. doi: 10.1089/can.2021.0058.
  5. *Schofield, K. A., *Hobaica, S., *Jensen, A. N., & Cuttler, C. (2021). Out, proud, & resilient: Effects of sexual identity labels on perceptions of sexual minorities. Psychology & Sexuality. doi: 10.1080/19419899.2021.1978528
  6. *Stueber, A., & Cuttler, C. (2021). Self-reported effects of cannabis on ADHD symptoms, ADHD medication side effects, and ADHD-related executive dysfunction. Journal of Attention Disorders. doi: 10.1177/10870547211050949
  7. Carter, G. T., McLaughlin, R. J., Cuttler, C., Sauber, G. J., Weeks, D., Hillard, C. J., & Weiss, M. D. (2021). Endocannabinoids and related lipids serum from patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Muscle & Nerve, 63(1), 120-126. doi: 10.1002/mus.27096.
  8. Mauzay, D., LaFrance, E. M., & Cuttler, C. (2021). Acute effects of cannabis on obsessive-compulsive disorder. Journal of Affective Disorders, 279, 158-163. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2020.09.124.
  9. Sheppard, L. D., Cuttler, C., Shin, E., & McLaughlin, R. J. (2021). Differences in cortisol following cooperative and competitive work-related tasks with same-sex versus opposite-sex partners. Psychoneuroendocrinology, 124, 105063. doi: 10.1016/j.psyneuen.2020.105063.
  10. Warnick, B., Kier, A.S, LaFrance, E.M., & Cuttler, C. (2021). Head in the clouds: The benefits and detriments of cannabis users' creativity in new venture ideation: Countervailing effects of entrepreneurial passion and experience. Journal of Business Venturing, 36 106088. doi: 10.1016/j.busvent.2020.106088.
  11. Cuttler, C., LaFrance, E. M., & Craft, R. M. (2020). A large-scale naturalistic examination of the acute effects of cannabis on pain. Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research. doi:10.1089/can.2020.0068.
  12. Glodosky N. C., Cuttler, C., Freels, T. G., Wright, H. R., Rojas, M. J., Baglot, S. L., Hill, M. N., & McLaughlin, R. J. (2020). Cannabis vapor self-administration elicits sex- and dose-specific alterations in stress reactivity in rats. Neurobiology of Stress, 13, 100260. doi: 10.1016/j.ynstr.2020.100260
  13. Cuttler, C., Spradlin, A., Cleveland, M., & Craft, R. M. (2020). Short- and long-term effects of cannabis on headache and migraine. The Journal of Pain, 21(5-6), 722-730. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2019.11.001.
  14. Spradlin, A., Marcus, D. K., & Cuttler, C. (2020). The latent structure of cannabis misuse: A taxometric analysis. Psychological Assessment, 32(8), 803-808. doi: 10.1037/pas0000828.
  15. Freels, T. G., Baxter-Potter, L. N., Lugo, J. M., Glodosky, N. C., Wright, H. R., Baglot, S., Petrie, G., Yu, Z., Clowers, B. H., Cuttler, C., Fuchs, R. A., Hill, M. N., & McLaughlin, R. J. (2020). Vaporized cannabis extracts have reinforcing properties and support conditioned drug-seeking behaviour in rats. Journal of Neuroscience, 40, 1897-1908. doi: 10.1523/jneurosci.2416-19.2020
  16. Glodosky N. C., &Cuttler, C. (2020). Motives matter: Cannabis use motives moderate the associations between stress and negative affect. Addictive Behaviors, 102, 106188. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2019.106188.
  17. *LaFrance, E.M., *Glodosky, N., Bonn-Miller, M. & Cuttler, C. (2020). Short and long-term effects of cannabis on symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. Journal of Affective Disorder, 274, 298-304. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2020.05.132
  18. *Nusbaum, A. T., & Cuttler, C. (2020). Hidden impacts of OER: Effects of OER on instructor ratings and course selection. Frontiers in Education, 5, 72. doi: 10.3389/feduc.2020.00072.
  19. *Petrucci, A., *LaFrance, E. M., & Cuttler, C. (2020). A comprehensive examination of the links between cannabis use and motivation. Substance Use & Misuse, 55, 1155-1164. doi: 10.10826084.2020.1729203
  20. Anderson, T., & Cuttler, C. (2020). Open to open? An exploration of textbook preferences and strategies to offset textbook costs in online vs. on-campus students. The International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 21, 40-60. doi: 10.19173/irrodl.v20i5.4141
  21. *LaFrance, E. M., *Stueber, A., *Glodosky, N. C., *Mauzay, D., & Cuttler, C. (2020). Overbaked: Assessing and predicting adverse reactions to cannabis. Journal of Cannabis Research, 2, 1-10. doi: 10.1186/s42238-019-0013-x.
  22. *Nusbaum, A. T., Cuttler, C. & Swindell, S. (2020). Open educational resources as a tool for educational equity: Evidence from an introductory psychology class. Frontiers in Education, 4 1-8. doi: 10.3389/feduc.2019.00152
  23. Cuttler, C., & *Ryckman, M. (2019). Don’t call me delusional: Stigmatizing effects of noun labels on people with mental disorders. Stigma and Health, 4, 118-125. doi: 10.1037/sah0000132
  24. Cuttler, C., Spradlin, A., Nusbaum, A.T., Whitney, P., Hinson, J.M., McLaughlin, R. (2019). Joint effects of stress and chronic cannabis use on prospective memory. Psychopharmacology, 236, 1973-1983. doi: 10.1007/s00213-019-5184-9
  25. Cuttler, C. (2019). Students’ use and perceptions of the relevance and quality of open textbooks compared to traditional textbooks in online and traditional classroom environments. Psychology Learning & Teaching, 18, 65-83. doi: 10.1177/1475725718811300
  26. Sexton, M., Cuttler, C., & Mischley, L. (2019). A survey of acute effects of cannabis and withdrawal symptoms. Differential responses across user types and age. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 25, 326-335. doi: 10.1089/acm.2018.0319
  27. *Spradlin, A., & Cuttler, C. (2019). Problems associated with using cannabis to cope. Cannabis, 2, 29-38. doi: 10.26828/cannabis.2019.01.001
  28. *Spradlin, A., Cuttler, C., Bunce, J. P., & Carrier, L. M. (2019). #Connected: Facebook may facilitate face-to-face relationships for introverts. Psychology of Popular Media Culture, 8, 34-40. doi: 10.1037/ppm0000162
  29. Cuttler, C., Connolly, C. P., *LaFrance, E. M., & *Lowry, T. M. (2018). Resist forgetting: Effects of aerobic and resistance exercise on prospective and retrospective memory. Sport, Exercise, and Performance Psychology, 7, 205-217. doi: 10.1037/spy0000112
  30. ‡Cuttler, C., ‡Sexton, M., & Mischley, L. (2018). Driving under the influence of cannabis: An examination of driving beliefs and practices of medical and recreational cannabis users in the United States. Cannabis, 1, 1-13. doi: 10.26828/cannabis.2018.02.001
  31. Cuttler, C., Spradlin, A., & McLaughlin, R. J. (2018). A naturalistic examination of the perceived effects of cannabis on negative affect. Journal of Affective Disorders, 235, 198-205. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2018.04.054
  32. *Mauzay, D., & Cuttler, C. (2018). Dysfunctional cognitions mediate the relationships between religiosity, paranormal beliefs, and symptoms of obsessive-compulsive. Mental Health, Religion, & Culture, 21, 838-850. doi: 10.1080/13674676.2019.1583176
  33. Wilson, M., *Gogulski, H. Y., Cuttler, C., Bigand, T. L., Oluwoye, O., & Barbosa-Leiker, C. (2018). Cannabis use moderates the relationship between pain and negative affect in adults with opioid use disorder. Addictive Behaviors, 77, 225-231. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2017.10.012
  34. Cuttler, C., & *Spradlin, A. (2017). Measuring cannabis consumption: Psychometric properties of the Daily Sessions, Frequency, Age of Onset, and Quantity of Cannabis Use Inventory (DFAQ-CU). PLOS ONE. 12(5): e0178194 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0178194
  35. Cuttler, C., *Spradlin, A., *Nusbaum, A. T., Whitney, P., Hinson, J. M. & McLaughlin, R. J. (2017). Blunted stress reactivity in chronic cannabis users. Psychopharmacology, 234, 2299-2309. doi: 10.1007/s00213-017-4648-z
  36. *LaFrance, E., & Cuttler, C. (2017). Inspired by Mary Jane? Mechanisms underlying enhanced creativity in cannabis users. Consciousness and Cognition, 56, 68-76. doi: 10.1016/j.concog.2017.10.009
  37. *Nusbaum, A.T., Whitney, P., Cuttler, C., *Spradlin, A., Hinson, J. M., McLaughlin, R. J. (2017). Altered attentional control strategies in chronic cannabis users. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 181, 116-123. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2017.09.019
  38. *Spradlin, A., *Mauzay, D., & Cuttler, C. (2017). Symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder predict cannabis misuse. Addictive Behaviors, 72, 159-164. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2017.03.023
  39. Cuttler, C., Mischley, L., Sexton, M. (2016). Sex differences in cannabis use and effects: A cross-sectional survey of cannabis users. Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research, 1, 166-175. doi: 10.1089/can.2016.0010
  40. Cuttler, C., *O’Connell D., & Marcus, D. K. (2016). Relationships between dimensions of impulsivity and prospective memory. European Journal of Personality, 30, 83-91. doi: 10.1002/per.2038
  41. *Mauzay, D., *Spradlin, A., & Cuttler, C. (2016). Devils, witches, and psychics: The role of thought-action fusion in the relationships between obsessive-compulsive features, religiosity, and paranormal beliefs. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 11, 113-120. doi: 10.1016/j.jocrd.2016.10.003
  42. Sexton, M., Cuttler, C., Finnell, J., & Mischley, L. (2016). A cross-sectional survey of medical cannabis users: Patterns of use and perceived efficacy. Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research, 1, 131-138. doi: 10.1089/can.2016.0007
  43. Cuttler, C., *Relkov, T., & Taylor, S. (2014) Quick to act, quick to forget: The link between impulsiveness and prospective memory. European Journal of Personality, 28, 560-568. doi: 10.1002/per.1926
  44. Cuttler, C., *Alcolado, G. M., & Taylor, S. (2013). Mediation and interaction effects of doubt, dysfunctional beliefs and memory confidence on the compulsion to check. Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders, 2, 157-166. doi: 10.1016/j.jocrd.2013.02.002
  45. Cuttler, C., *Sirois-Delisle, V., *Alcolado, G. M., Radomsky, A. S., & Taylor, S. (2013). Diminished confidence in prospective memory causes doubts and urges to check. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 44, 329-334. doi: 10.1016/j.jbtep.2013.01.001  
  46. Cuttler, C., McLaughlin, R. J., & Graf, P. (2012). Mechanisms underlying the link between cannabis use and prospective memory. PLOS ONE, 7(5): e36820. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0036820
  47. Cuttler, C., & Taylor, S. (2012). Did I forget to lock the door? The link between prospective memory failures and doubt in the compulsion to check. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, 3, 437-454. doi:10.5127/jep.021811
  48. Cuttler, C., Graf, P., Pawluski, J. L., & Galea, L. A. M. (2011). Everyday life memory deficits in pregnant women. Canadian Journal of Experimental Psychology, 65, 27-37. doi: 10.1037/a002284  
  49. Cuttler, C., & Graf, P. (2009). Checking-in on the memory-deficit and meta-memory deficit theories of checking compulsions. Clinical Psychology Review, 29, 393-409. doi: 10.1016/j.cpr.2009.04
  50. Cuttler, C., & Graf, P. (2009). Sub-clinical compulsive checkers show impaired performance on habitual, event- and time-cued episodic prospective memory tasks. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 23, 813-823. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2009.03.006  
  51. Cuttler, C., & Graf, P. (2008). Sub-clinical checking compulsions are related to impaired prospective memory independently of depression, anxiety and distractibility. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 22, 642-654. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2007.06.003  
  52. Cuttler, C., & Graf, P. (2007). Sub-clinical compulsive checkers’ prospective memory is impaired. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 21, 338-352. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2006.06.001
  53. Cuttler, C., & Graf, P. (2007). Personality predicts prospective memory: An adult lifespan study. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology, 48, 215-231. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9450.2007.00570.x
  54. Cooper, B. S., Cuttler, C., Dell, P., & Yuille, J.C. (2006). Dissociation and amnesia: A study with male offenders. International Journal of Forensic Psychology, 1, 69-83.
  55. Woodward, T. S., Moritz, S., Arnold, M. M., Cuttler, C., Whitman, J. C., & Lindsay, S. (2006). Increased “hindsight bias” in schizophrenia. Neuropsychology, 20, 461-467. doi: 10.1037/0894-4105.20.4.461
  56. Woodward, T. S., Moritz, S., Cuttler, C., & Whitman, J. C. (2006). The contribution of a cognitive bias against disconfirmatory evidence to delusions in schizophrenia. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology, 28, 605-617. doi: 10.1080/13803390590949511
  57. Moritz, S., Kloss, M., Jacobsen, D., Fricke, S., Cuttler, C., Brassen, S., & Hand, I. (2005). Neurocognitive impairment does not predict treatment outcome in obsessive-compulsive disorder. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 43, 811- 819. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2004.06.012
  58. Moritz, S., Woodward, T. S., Whitman, J., & Cuttler, C. (2005). Confidence errors as a possible basis for delusions in schizophrenia. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 193, 9-16. doi: 10.1097/01.nmd.0000149213.10692.00
  59. Moritz, S., Woodward, T. S., Cuttler, C., Whitman, J., & Watson, J. M. (2004). False memories in schizophrenia. Neuropsychology, 18, 276-283. doi: 10.1037/0894-4105.18.2.276
  60. Woodward, T. S., Whitman, J. C., Cuttler, C., Moritz, S. (2003). Source memory bias associated with reality distortion in schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 60, 186-187.  doi: 10.1016/S0920-9964(03)81090-3

Working Group Peer Reviewed Articles

  1. Herchenroeder, L., Bravo, A. J., & Protective Strategies Study Team (2020). College alcohol beliefs and negative alcohol-related consequences: A moderated mediation model of enhancement drinking motives and restricted eating. Addictive Behaviors, 110, 10651. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2020.106541.
  2. Jordan, H. R., Madson, M. B., Bravo, A. J., Pearson, M. R., & Protective Strategies Study Team (2020). Posttraumatic stress and marijuana outcomes: The mediating role of marijuana protective behavioral strategies. Substance Abuse, 41(3), 375-381. doi: 10.1080/08897077.2019.1635965.
  3. Bravo, A. J., Weinstein, A. P., Pearson, M. R., & Protective Strategies Study Team (2019). The relationship between risk factors and alcohol and marijuana use outcomes among concurrent users: A comprehensive examination of protective behavioral strategies. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 80, 102-108. doi: 10.15288/jsad.2019.80.102
  4. Gonzalez, V. M., Bravo, A. J., Crouch, M. C., & Protective Strategies Study Team (2019). Endorsement of the “firewater myth” affects the use of protective behavioral strategies among American Indian and Alaska Native students. Addictive Behaviors, 93, 78-85. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2019.01.027
  5. Jordan, H. R., Madson, M. B., Nicholson, B. C., Bravo, A. J., Pearson, M. R., & Protective Strategies Study Team (2019). Posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms and problematic alcohol use in college students: The moderating role of alcohol protective behavioral strategies and gender. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, & Policy, 11, 247-255. doi: 10.1037.tra0000417
  6. Looby, A., Bravo, A. J., Kilwein, T. M, Zimmerman, L., Pearson, M. R, & Protective Strategies Study Team (2019). Alcohol-related protective hehavioral strategies as a mediator of the relationship between drinking motives and risky sexual behaviors. Addictive Behaviors, 93, 1-8. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2019.01.009
  7. Pearson, M. R., Bravo, A. J., & Protective Strategies Study Team (2019). Marijuana protective behavioral strategies and marijuana refusal self-efficacy: Independent and interactive effects on marijuana-related outcomes. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 33, 412-419. doi: 10/1037/adb0000445
  8. Villarosa-Hurlocker, M. C., Bravo, A. J., Pearson, M. R., & Protective Strategies Study Team (2019). The relationship between social anxiety and alcohol and marijuana use outcomes among concurrent users: A motivational model of substance use. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/acer.13966
  9. Wong, M. M., Craun, E., A., Bravo, A. J., Pearson, M. R., & Protective Strategies Study Team (2019). Insomnia symptoms, cannabis protective behavioral strategies, and hazardous cannabis use among U.S. college students. Experimental Clinical Psychopharmacology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1037/
  10. Bravo, A. J., Villarosa-Hurlocker, M. C., Pearson, M. R., & Protective Strategies Study Team (2018). College student mental health: An evaluation of the DSM 5 Self-Rated Level 1 Cross Cutting Symptom Measure. Psychological Assessment. doi: 10.1037/pas0000628

Invited Commentary

  1. Spradlin, A., *Mauzay, D., & Cuttler, C. (2017). A response to the commentary by Storch and Kay: Gaps in knowledge on the treatment of cannabis users with OCD. Addictive Behaviors. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2017.07.029

Invited Book Review

  1.  Cuttler, C. (in press). Cannabinoids and the Brain: A balanced perspective on our current state of knowledge. Applied Neuropsychology: Adult. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/23279095.2018.1557364.

Book Chapter

  1. Taylor, S., Abramowitz, J. S., McKay, D., & Cuttler, C. (2011). Cognitive approaches to understanding obsessive-compulsive and related disorders. In G. Steketee (Ed.), Oxford handbook of obsessive compulsive and spectrum disorders (pp. 233-252). New York: Oxford University Press.


  1. Cuttler, C. (2021). A student guide to SPSS. Third edition. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishing.
  2. Jhangiani, R. S., Chiang, I. A. & Cuttler, C., & Leighton, D. C.,  (2019). Research methods in psychology: 4th edition. Pullman, WA: Open Text Kwantlen Polytechnic University. Retrieve at:
  3. Price, P. C., Jhangiani, R. S., Chiang, I. A., Leighton, D. C., & Cuttler, C. (2017). Research methods in psychology: 3rd American edition. Pullman, WA: Open Text WSU. Retrieve at:
  4. Cuttler, C. (2014). A student guide to SPSS. Second edition. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishing.
  5. Cuttler, C. (2010). A student guide to SPSS. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishing.
  6. Cuttler, C. (2010). Research methods in psychology: Student lab guide. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishing.
  7. Cuttler, C. (2010). Research methods in psychology: Instructor’s manual. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishing.

Edited Books 

  1. Bridley, A. & Daffin, L. W. Jr. (2018). Abnormal Psychology: 1st edition. C. Cuttler (Ed.). Pullman, WA: Open Text WSU. Retrieve at:
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