Alexander Chapman

Professor | Michael Smith Scholar | Area Coordinator - Clinical

Areas of interest

Clinical Science


Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) emotion regulation, self-harm, treatment (including DBT). 

Selected Publication

Chapman, A.L., & Gratz, K.L. (2015). The DBT skills workbook for anger. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications.

Chapman, A.L., & Rosenthal, M.Z. (2015). Managing therapy interfering behaviors: Strategies from Dialectical Behavior Therapy. American Psychological Association Books: Washington, D.C.

Farmer, R.F., & Chapman, A.L. (2015). Behavioral interventions in cognitive behavior therapy: Practical guidance for putting theory into action, 2nd Edition. American Psychological Association Books: Washington, D.C.

Dixon-Gordon, K.L., Whalen, D., Layden, B.K.,& Chapman, A.L. (2015). A systematic review of personality disorders and health outcomes. Canadian Psychology, 56, 168-190.

Chapman, A.L., Dixon-Gordon, K.L., Walters, K.N., & Butler, S. (2015). Emotional reactivity to social rejection versus a frustration induction among persons with borderline personality features. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research & Treatment, 6, 88-96.

Rosenthal, M.Z., Fang, C., & Chapman, A.L. (2015). Ambulatory measurement of emotional dysfunction in borderline personality disorder. Current Opinion in Psychology.

Gratz, K.L., Dixon-Gordon, K.L., Chapman, A.L., & Tull, M.T. (2015). Diagnosis and characterization of DSM-5 non-suicidal self-injury disorder using the Clinician-Administered Non-Suicidal Self-Injury Disorder Index. Assessment

Turner, B.J., Yiu, A., Layden, B.K., Claes, L., Zaitsoff, S., & Chapman, A.L. (2015). Temporal associations between disordered eating and non-suicidal self-injury: Examining symptom overlap over 1 year. Behavior Therapy, 46, 125-138.

Law, K.C., & Chapman, A.L. (2015). Self-perception and depressive affect in borderline personality disorder: Examining the differential effects of anger rumination and depressive rumination. Journal of Behavior Therapy & Experimental Psychiatry, 46, 27-34.