Education and Training

Internship

Pre-Doctoral Internship in Pediatric Rehabilitation Psychology, Children’s Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO

Fellowship

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Pediatric Transplant Psychology, UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Graduate Degree

MA and PhD in Clinical Psychology, University of Denver, Denver, CO

Titles and Academic Titles

Pediatric Psychologist

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

Note: Name formerly Novak

2021

Hawks, J., Pitula, C., & Shoop, J. (2021). A transdiagnostic approach to the treatment of autonomic dysfunction associated with orthostatic intolerance in pediatric patients. The Behavior Therapist, 44, 32-37.

2020

Shahi, N., Shirek, G., Pickett, K., Schwartz, A., Shoop, J., Phillips, R., Workman, R., Kaplan, D., Pitula, C., & Moulton, S. (2020). A pilot study using the Compensatory Reserve Index to evaluate individuals with Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia syndrome. Cardiology in the Young, 30, 1833-1839. doi:10.1017/S1047951120002905

2019

Collibee, C., Furman, W., & Shoop, J. (2019). Risky interactions: Relational and developmental moderators of substance use and dating aggression. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 48, 102-113. doi:10.1007/s10964-018-0950-2.

2017

Lantagne, A., Furman, W., & Novak, J. (2017). Stay or leave: Predictors of how long romantic relationships continue in emerging adulthood. Emerging Adulthood, 5, 241-250. doi:10.1177/2167696817699750

2016

Novak, J. & Furman, W. (2016). Partner violence during adolescence and young adulthood: Individual and relationship level risk factors. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 45, 1849-1861. doi:10.1007/s10964-016-0484-4 

Posters and Presentations

2020

Shoop, J., McIntyre, K., Prutting, C., Margolies, R., & Logan, B. (2020, March). Parent and family functioning following pediatric kidney transplantation. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference (virtual). 

McIntyre, K., Shoop, J., Prutting, C., Margolies, R., & Logan, B. (2020, March). Pediatric kidney transplant recipients remain at significant risk for non-adherence despite stable psychological functioning. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference (virtual).

Whitney, N., Pitula, C., Shahi, N., Shirek, G., Shoop, J., Schwartz, A., & Kaplan. D. (2020, March). Family functioning, psychosocial well-being, and functional impairment of adolescents with postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome. Poster to be presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Dallas, TX.

2019

Shoop, J., Pitula, C., & Malmberg, J. (2019, April). Parenting and autonomic dysfunction in adolescents: Links with psychological and physical functioning following group intervention. Poster presented at the Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA. 

2017

Shoop, J., & Furman, W. (2017, April). Parental knowledge and the quality of adolescent romantic relationships. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Child Development, Austin, TX. 

2015

Novak, J., Dmitrieva, J., & Espel, E. (2015, March). Important others’ involvement in risky behavior and antisocial behavior among adjudicated female adolescent offenders. Paper presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research on Child Development, Philadelphia, PA. 

Novak, J., Spilker, A., Anderson, A., & D’Abreu, L. (2015, January). “It’s not easy being a teen”: Exploring popular representations of adolescence as a barrier to mental health treatment. Presentation given at the Diversity Summit on Inclusive Excellence at the University of Denver, Denver, CO.

2013

Novak, J., Klein, R., & Rubenstein, E. (2013, August). Electronic aggression among college students. Poster presented at the annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Honolulu, HI. 

Awards and Honors

2019, Best Psychology Intern Research Poster, Children’s Hospital Colorado

2017, Outstanding Teaching Award, University of Denver

2017, Graduate Studies of the Four Faculties Travel Award, University of Denver

2016, Outstanding Service Award, University of Denver

2016, Lawrence Miller Graduate Fellowship, University of Denver

Leadership and Memberships

American Psychological Association (APA)

  • Division 53: Society of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
  • Division 54: Society of Pediatric Psychology
  • Special Interest Group: Adolescent and Young Adult