Personal Information

California School of Professional Psychology

Clinical Psychology

San Diego Campus

Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

Alliant International University San Diego
10455 Pomerado Road
San Diego CA 92131

858-635-4721

Courses, Research Interests, Publications

Foundations of Measurement, Health Psychology Interventions, Developmental Psychopathology, Dissertation Research Group, Research Practicum

Pediatric psychology: pediatric chronic pain, pain catastrophizing, parent and family factors, cognitive-behavioral interventions, mindfulness-based stress reduction; child clinical psychology: anxiety disorders, multicultural issues in assessment, measurement

Jastrowski Mano, K.E., Salamon, K.S., Hainsworth, K.R., Anderson Khan, K.A., Ladwig, R.J., Davies, W.H., & Weisman, S.J. (in press). A Randomized Controlled Pilot Study of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction for Pediatric Chronic Pain. Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine.

Jastrowski Mano, K.E., Evans, J., Heinz, S., Hainsworth, K.R., Khan, K.A., Ladwig, R.J., & Weisman, S.J. (2012). The psychometric properties of the screen for child anxiety related emotional disorders in pediatric chronic pain. American Academy of Pain Management's E-newsletter Currents: Pain Management News and Research.

Jastrowski Mano, K.E., Evans, J., Heinz, S., Hainsworth, K.R., Khan, K.A., Ladwig, R.J., & Weisman, S.J. (2012). Psychometric properties of the Screen for Child Anxiety Related Disorders (SCARED) in pediatric chronic pain. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 37(9), 999-1011.

Jastrowski Mano, K.E., Khan, K.A., Ladwig, R.J, & Weisman, S.J. (2011). The impact of pediatric chronic pain on parents' health-related quality of life and family functioning: Reliability and validity of the PedsQL 4.0 Family Impact Module. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 36,517-527.

Czarnecki, M.L., Simon, K., Jastrowski Mano, K.E., Ferrise, A.S., Sharp, M., & Weisman, S.J. (2011). A preliminary report of parent/nurse-controlled analgesia (PNCA) in infants and preschoolers. Clinical Journal of Pain, 27, 102-107.

Varadarajan, J., Ladwig, R.J., Jastrowski Mano, K.E., & Hainsworth, K.R. (2009). Pain catastrophizing and daily functioning in children and adolescents with chronic abdominal pain: The predictive role of helplessness. The Journal of Pain, 10 (Suppl. 1), S71.

Jastrowski Mano, K.E. & Davies, W.H. (2009). Parental attitudes toward acupuncture in a community sample. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 15, 1-8.

Jastrowski Mano, K.E., Davies, W.H., Klein-Tasman, B.P., & Adesso, V.J. (2009). Measurement equivalence of the Child Behavior Checklist among parents of African American adolescents. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 18, 606-620.

Jastrowski Mano, K.E., Davies, W.H., Klein-Tasman, B.P., & Adesso, V.J. (2009). Measurement equivalence of the Child Behavior Checklist among parents of African American adolescents. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 18, 606-620.

Czarnecki, M.L., Ferrise, A.S., Jastrowski Mano, K.E., Murphy Garwood, M., Sharp, M., Davies, H., & Weisman, S.J. (2008). Parent/nurse-controlled analgesia for children with developmental delay. Clinical Journal of Pain, 24, 817-824.

Jastrowski, K.E., Berlin, K.S., Sato, A.F., & Davies, W.H. (2007). Disclosure of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder may minimize risk of social rejection. Psychiatry: Interpersonal and Biological Processes, 70, 274-282.

Berlin, K.S., Davies, W.H., Jastrowski, K.E., Hains, A.A., Parton, E.A., & Alemzadeh, R. (2006). Contextual assessment of problematic situations identified by insulin pump using adolescents and their parents. Families, Systems, and Health, 24, 33-44.

Academic History and Background

PhD, University of Wisconsin, 2006

Professional Practice and Community Service

Jacquelyn Corvan, CSPP at Alliant International University Dissertation Title: Reinforcing aspects of Kinect as a possible weight loss mechanism for overweight children

Jenny Evans, CSPP at Alliant International University Dissertation Title: Providing Psychodiagnostic feedback to parents: The impact of ambiguity and anxiety on treatment acceptability and retention of feedback.