Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
2016 Best practices for evaluating day camps: Using the ACA youth outcomes batteryParks and Recreation Research Update. 14-17.
2015 Measuring the impact of medical specialty camps: Using self-determination theoryTherapeutic Recreation Journal. 310-325.
2014 Measuring the effectiveness of the leave no trace PEAK program.Journal of Youth Development: Bridging Research and Practice. 55-66.
2013 The development and validation of the Leave No Trace PEAK Assessment Scale (PAS)Coalition for Education in Outdoors. 47-62.
2008 Integrating the family into the camp experience: Exploring the impact of residential diabetes family campThe Virginia Journal. 7-13.
2007 Efficacy of diabetes day damp: Lessons for better serving youthThe Virginia Journal. 16-18.
2007 Medical specialty programs: Camps for children with diabetes as a model of successChild and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America. 887-908.


Year Title
2012 Is it possible to effectively accomplish the goals of outdoor education through online programming?Controversial issues in adventure programming. Champlian, IL: Human Kinetics.