Published Peer Reviewed Articles (h-index = 28)

  1. *Jensen, A. N, *Schofield, K. A., & Cuttler, C. (in press). Effects of transgender identity labels on perceptions of gender minorities. Psychology & Sexuality.
  2. *Stueber, A & Cuttler, C. (in press). A large-scale survey of cannabis use for sleep: Preferred products and perceived effects in comparison to over the counter and prescription sleep aids. Exploration of Medicine.
  3. Cuttler, C.*Petrucci, A., & *LaFrance, E. (2023). Cognitive test performance in chronic cannabis flower users, concentrate users, and non-users. Scientific Reports, 13, 8068.
  4. *Jensen, A. N, *Schofield, K. A., *Stueber, A., Hobaica, S., & Cuttler, C. (2023). Progressive, but promiscuous and confused: Perceptions of sexual minority identity labels in a nationally representative sample. Psychology & Sexuality, 1-14. doi: 10.1080/19419899.2022.2063755
  5. *Schofield, K., Cuttler, C., Prince, M. A., Connor, B. & Project ART (2023). Pot at the end of the rainbow: Cannabis use among sexual minorities. Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research.
  6. Budney, A., Borodovsky, J., Struble, C., Habib, M., Shmulewitz, D., Livne, O., Aharonovich, E., Walsh, C., Cuttler, C., & Hasin, D. (2022). Estimating THC consumption from smoked and vaped cannabis products in an online survey of cannabis users. Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research
  7. *Stueber, A, & Cuttler, C. (2022). Self-reported effects of cannabis on ADHD symptoms, ADHD medication side effects, and ADHD-related executive dysfunction. Journal of Attention Disorders, 26, 942-955. doi: 10.1177/10870547211050949
  8. 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.
  9. Cuttler, C., LaFrance, E. M., & Craft, R. M. (2021). A large-scale naturalistic examination of the acute effects of cannabis on pain. Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research. doi:10.1089/can.2020.0068.
  10. 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
  11. 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. doi: 10.1089/can.2021.0113
  12. 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.
  13. 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.
  14. 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.
  15. 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
  16. *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
  17. 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.
  18. 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.
  19. 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.
  20. 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
  21. 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.
  22. *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
  23. *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
  24. *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.
  25. *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
  26. 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
  27. *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.
  28. *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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. *Spradlin, A., & Cuttler, C. (2019). Problems associated with using cannabis to cope. Cannabis, 2, 29-38. doi: 10.26828/cannabis.2019.01.001
  34. *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
  35. 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
  36. ‡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
  37. 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
  38. *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
  39. 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
  40. 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
  41. 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
  42. *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
  43. *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
  44. *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
  45. 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
  46. 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
  47. *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
  48. 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
  49. 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
  50. 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
  51. 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  
  52. 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
  53. 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
  54. 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  
  55. 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
  56. 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  
  57. 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  
  58. 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
  59. 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
  60. 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.
  61. 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
  62. 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
  63. 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
  64. 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
  65. 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
  66. 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. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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/
  8. 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. (in press). 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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