Bunce Hall
Dr. Tom Dinzeo

Dr. Tom Dinzeo

Associate Professor



B.A. University of Minnesota; M.A.

Ph.D. Kent State University

Specialty Areas: Schizophrenia-spectrum disorders; stress and emotion, individual differences and personality characteristics within psychotic disorders; The relationship between health behaviors (e.g., substance use, stress management, exercise & nutrition) and outcomes in those with schizophrenia-spectrum conditions. 

Contact Information
Email: dinzeo@rowan.edu
Phone: 856-256-4500, x3520


Office: 116D Robinson Hall


Dinzeo, T.J., Sledjeski, E.M., Durner, C., & Docherty, N.M. (in press) A comparative study of personality trait characteristics and reactivity in schizophrenia using a film clip paradigm. American Journal of Psychology

Cohen, A.S., Dinzeo, T.J., Donovan, N.J., Brown, C.E., & Morrison, S.C. (2015). Vocal acoustic analysis as a biometric indicator of information processing: Implications for neurological and psychiatric disorders. Psychiatry Research, 226, 235-241

Docherty, N.M., Dinzeo, T.J., McCleery, A., Bell, E.K, Shakeel, M.K., Moe, A. (2014). Internal versus External Auditory Hallucinations in Schizophrenia: Symptom and Course Correlates. Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, 20, 1-11.

Cohen, A.S., McGovern, J.E., Dinzeo, T.J., Covington, M. (2014). Speech deficits in severe mental illness: A cognitive resource issue? Schizophrenia Research, 160, 173-179. Callaway, D. A., Cohen, A. S., Matthews, R. A., & Dinzeo, T.J. (2014). Schizotypal Personality Questionnaire ? Brief Revised: Psychometric replication and extension. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment, 5, 32-38.

Dinzeo, T.J., Thayasivam, U., & Sledjeski, E.M. (2014). The development of The Lifestyle and Habits Questionnaire-Brief version: Relationship to quality of life and stress in college students. Prevention Science, 15, 103-14.

Cohen, A.S., Najolia, G.M., Kim, Y. & Dinzeo, T.J. (2012). On the Boundaries of blunt affect/alogia across severe mental illness: Implications for Research Domain Criteria. Schizophrenia Research, 140, 41-45.

Tondora, J., O'Connell, M., Miller, R., Dinzeo, T.J., Bellamy, C., Andres-Hyman, R., & Davidson, L. (2009). A clinical trial of peer-based culturally responsive person-centered care for psychosis for African American and Latinos. Journal of the Society of Clinical Trials, 7, 368-379.

Rowe, M., Benedict, P., Sells, D., Dinzeo, T.J., Garvin, C., Schwab, L., Baranoski, M., Girard, V., Bellamy, C. (2009). Citizenship, Community, and Recovery: A Group- and Peer-Based Intervention for Persons With Co-Occurring Disorders and Criminal Justice Histories. Journal of Groups in Addiction & Recovery, 4, 224-244.

Davidson, L., Drake, R.E., Schmutte, T., Dinzeo, T.J., & Andres-Hyman, R. (2009). Oil and Water or Oil and Vinegar: Evidence-Based Medicine meets Recovery. Community Mental Health Journal, 45, 323 ? 332.

Cohen, A.S., Nienow, T.M., Dinzeo, T.J., Docherty, N.M. (2009). Attribution biases in schizophrenia: Relationship to clinical and functional impairments. Psychopathology, 42, 40-46.

Dinzeo, T.J., Cohen, A.S., Nienow, T.M., Docherty, N.M (2008). Arousability in Schizophrenia: Relationship to Emotional and Physiological Reactivity and Symptom Severity. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 117, 432-9.

Cohen, A.S., Alpert, M., Nienow, T.M., Dinzeo, T.J., Docherty, N.M. (2008). Computerized Analysis of Negative Symptoms in Schizophrenia. Journal of Psychiatric Research.42, 827-836.

Davidson, L., Schmutte, T., Dinzeo, T.J., & Andres-Hyman, R. (2008). Remission and Recovery in Schizophrenia: Practitioner and Patient Perspectives. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 34, 5?8.

Dinzeo, T.J., & Docherty, N.M. (2007). Normal personality characteristics in schizophrenia: A review of the literature involving the FFM. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease,195, 421-429.

Nienow, T.M., Docherty, N.M., Cohen, A.S. & Dinzeo, T.J. (2006). Attentional dysfunction, social perception, and social competence: What is the nature of the relationship? Journal of Abnormal Psychology,115, 408-417.

Docherty, N.M., Strauss, M.E., Dinzeo, T.J., St-Hilaire, A., (2006). The cognitive origins of specific types of schizophrenic speech disturbance. The American Journal of Psychiatry, 163, 2111-2118.

Cohen, A.S., Nienow, T.M., Dinzeo, T.J., Smith, D.A., Singer, B.A. & Docherty, N.M. (2005). Diminished emotionality & Social functioning in schizophrenia. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 193, 796-802.

Dinzeo, T.J., Cohen, A.S., Nienow, T.M., & Docherty, N.M. (2004). Stress and arousability in schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 71, 127-135