Jane M. Tram, PhD

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503-352-2497

Roles and Interests

Instructor: Human Growth & Development, Counseling Theory, Assessment, Interview and Counseling Skills, Social & Cultural Foundations

Clinical Interests: assessment and treatment of children, adolescents, and families; clinical orientation combining behavioral and systems perspective theoretical approaches

Research Interests: depressive symptoms in children and adolescents, the cross-cultural manifestation of symptoms, addressing barriers to treatment with minority clients

Education

PhD, University of Notre Dame, 2004

MA, University of Notre Dame, 1999

BA, University of Alberta, 1997

Predoctoral Internship, Child and Family Guidance Center

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Vanderbilt University

Professional Membership

American Psychological Association

Asian American Psychological Association

Oregon Psychological Association

Western Psychological Association

Representative Publications

Weiss, B., Tram, J. M., Weisz, J. R., Rescorla, L., & Achenbach, T. M. (2009). Differential symptom expression and somatization in Thai versus U.S. children. Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology, 77, 987-992.

Tram, J. M., & Cole, D. A. (2006). A multimethod examination of the stability of depressive symptoms in childhood and adolescence. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 115, 674-686.

Cole, D. A., Tram, J. M., Martin, J. M., Hoffman, K. B., Ruiz, M. D., Jacquez, F. M., & Maschman, T. L. (2002). Individual differences in the emergence of depressive symptoms in children and adolescents: A longitudinal investigation of parent and child reports. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 111, 156-165.

Cole, D. A., Cho, S., Martin, J. M., Seroczynski, A. D., Tram, J. M., & Hoffman, K. B. (2001). Effects of validity and bias on gender differences in the appraisal of children's competence: Results of multitrait-multimethod-multigroup analyses in a longitudinal investigation.Structural Equation Modeling, 8, 84-107.

Cole, D. A., Maxwell, S. E., Martin, J. M., Peeke, L. G., Seroczynski, A. D., Tram, J. M., Hoffman, K. B., Ruiz, M. D., Jacquez, F. M., & Maschman, T. L. (2001). The development of multiple domains of child and adolescent self-concept: A cohort sequential longitudinal design. Child Development, 72, 1723-1746.

Cole, D. A., Hoffman, K., Tram, J. M., & Maxwell, S. E. (2000). Structural differences in parent and child reports of children's symptoms of depression and anxiety. Psychological Assessment, 12, 174-185.

Hoffman, K. B., Cole, D. A., Martin, J. M., Tram, J. M., & Seroczynski, A. D. (2000). Are the discrepancies between self- and others' appraisals of competence predictive or reflective of depressive symptoms in children and adolescents: A longitudinal study, part II. Journal ofAbnormal Psychology, 109, 651-662.

Tram, J. M., & Cole, D. A. (2000). Self-perceived competence and the relation between life events and depressive symptoms in adolescence: Mediator or moderator? Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 109, 753-760.

Tram, J. M., & Varnhagen, C. (1998). Questions in a research setting. The Alberta Journal of Educational Research, 54, 408-415.

Presentations

Andrews, J. M., Tram, J. M., & Fosse, B. J. (2013, March). A literature review of multicultural counseling competence and graduate student training in psychology. Paper presented at the annual meeting of Oregon Academy of Science, Salem, Ore.

Fosse, B. J., Tram, J. M., & Andrews, J. M. (2013, March). Campus environment and additional factors thought to contribute to the birth timing of female graduate students.Paper presented at the annual meeting of Oregon Academy of Science, Salem, Ore.

Andrews, J. M., Tram, J. M., & Fosse, B. J. (2012, February). Acculturation and disclosure toparents about romantic relationships and sexual behavior in Asian American adolescentsand young adults: A review of the literature. Paper presented at the annual meeting of Oregon Academy of Science, Portland, Ore.

Fosse, B. J., Tram, J. M., & Andrews, J. M. (2012, February). Birth timing of female graduate students: A review of the literature. Paper presented at the annual meeting of Oregon Academy of Science, Portland, Ore.

Tyler, B., & Tram, J. M. (April, 2011). A comprehensive review of the potential benefits andconsequences of cosleeping. Western Psychological Association, Los Angeles, Calif.

Kost, J., & Tram, J. M. (February, 2011). The ethical implications of email and psychotherapy. Oregon Academy of Science, Portland, Ore.

Tyler, B., & Tram, J. M. (February, 2011). Cosleeping: Benefits and risks. Oregon Academy of Science, Portland, Ore.

Dodge, R., Tram, J. M., & Li, S. T. (2010, June). Mental health of Mexican migrant farmworkers. Poster presented at The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues Conference, New Orleans, La.

Maxson, J., Tram, J. M., & Tabaldo, J. (February, 2010). Review of assessments for depression with Latino community. Oregon Academy of Science, Portland, Ore.

Tabaldo, J., Tram, J. M., & Maxson, J. (February, 2009). Examining the impact of parental marital status on intimate relationships in Latino adults. Oregon Academy of Science, Monmouth, Ore.

Tram, J. M., Maxson, J., & Hong, J. (April, 2009). Examining the relation between trust and training. Western Psychological Association, Portland, Ore.

Jacob, K., Tram, J., & Wolmark, A. (May, 2009). Sexual attraction after gender transition: The client’s process. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Oregon Psychological Association, Eugene, Ore.

Jacob, K., Tram, J. M., & Wolmark, A. (August, 2009). Sexual attraction before and after gender transition. American Psychological Association, Toronto, Canada.

Maxson, J., Tram, J. M., & Tabaldo, J. (February, 2009). Assessment of depression in the Latino community. Oregon Academy of Science, Monmouth, Ore.

Jacob, K., Tram, J., & Wolmark, A. (October, 2008). Sexual attraction after gender transition. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Oregon Counseling Association, Eugene, Ore.

Office Location: 
Health Professions Building 2 282