Michael Nadorff

Michael Nadorff

Assistant Professor & Director
Psychology
Magruder Hall 140
(662) 325-1222
Email

Education

  • B.A., Psychology and Computer Applications, University of Notre Dame, 2007
  • M.A., Clinical Psychology, West Virginia University, 2009
  • Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, West Virginia University, 2012
  • Doctoral Internship, Baylor College of Medicine, 2012

 

Professional Licenses

  • Mississippi license #54 942

 

Research Interests

  • Etiology, assessment, and treatment of suicidal behavior
  • Behavioral sleep medicine (particularly assessment and interventions for insomnia and nightmare disorders)
  • Clinical geropsychology
  • The use of technology for psychological treatment

 

Representative Recent Publications

  • Ellis, T.E., Rufino, K.A., & Nadorff, M.R. (In Press). Treatment of nightmares in psychiatric inpatients with Imagery Rehearsal Therapy: An open trial and case series.  Behavioral Sleep Medicine.
  • Nadorff, M. R., Nadorff, D. K., & Germain, A. (2015). Nightmares: Under-Reported, Undetected, and Therefore Untreated.  Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, 11(7), 747-750.  PDF
  • *Golding, S., Nadorff, M. R., Winer, E. S., & **Ward, K. C. (2015). Unpacking sleep and suicide in older adults in a combined online sample.  Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine.
  • *Titus, C.E., *Speed, K.J., *Cartwright, P.M., Drapeau, C.W., **Heo, Y., & Nadorff, M.R. (In Press).  What role do nightmares play in suicide? A Brief Exploration.  Current Opinion in Psychology.
  • Nadorff, M.R., Drapeau, C. W., & Pigeon, W.R. (In Press).  Psychiatric illness and sleep in older adults: comorbidity and opportunities for intervention.  Sleep Medicine Clinics.
  • Berman, M.E., Fanning, J.R., Guillot, C.R., Marsic, A., Bullock, J., Nadorff, M.R., & McCloskey, M.S. (In Press).  Effects of alcohol dose on deliberate self-harm in men and women.  Journal of Clinical and Consulting Psychology.

Full list of publications can be found here: http://nadorff.psychology.msstate.edu/publications.htm

 

Current Grant Funding

2017 - 2019 R15 AREA Grant; National Institutes of Health (NIMH)
Number: 1R15MH101573
Topic: Subchance Perception of Positive Information, Psychopathology, and Impaired Functioning
Total Costs: $417,379
Role: Co-Investigator

 

Past Grant Funding

2014 - 2017 R15 AREA Grant; National Institutes of Health (NIMH)
Number: 1R15MH101573
Topic: Subchance Perception of Positive Information, Psychopathology, and Impaired Functioning
Total Costs: $416,388
Role: Co-Investigator

2013 - 2016 Garrett Lee Smith Campus Suicide Prevention Grant
Funding Agency: The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Grant title: Making Suicide a Never Event at MSU
Total Costs: $304,073
Role: Primary Investigator