Graduate School
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry (2007), Marriage and Family Therapy
Graduate School
Florida State University (2012), Marriage and Family Therapy


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Implementing integrated behavioral health: Testing associations between shared clinical time and space and provider referrals.
Hiefner AR, Woods SB, Fam Syst Health 2019 Jun
Goal setting in couple and family therapy
Woods, S B Encyclopedia of couple and family therapy 2019
Biopsychosocial theories
Woods, SB APA handbooks in psychology series. APA handbook of contemporary family psychology: Vol. 1. Foundations, methods, and contemporary issues across the lifespan 2019 75-92
Close relationships as a contributor to chronic pain pathogenesis: Predicting pain etiology and persistence
Woods SB, Priest JB, Kuhn V, Signs T Social Science & Medicine 2019
In sickness and in health: the longitudinal associations between marital dissatisfaction, depression and spousal health
Woods SB, Priest JB, Signs TL, Maier CA Journal of Family Therapy 2019 1 41
PedHITSS: A Screening Tool to Detect Childhood Abuse in Clinical Settings.
Shakil A, Day PG, Chu J, Woods SB, Bridges K Fam Med 2018 11 50 10 763-769
In Our Lives and Under Our Skin: An Investigation of Specific Psychobiological Mediators Linking Family Relationships and Health Using the Biobehavioral Family Model.
Priest JB, Roberson PNE, Woods SB Fam Process 2018 Mar
How health behaviors link romantic relationship dysfunction and physical health across 20 years for middle-aged and older adults.
Roberson PNE, Shorter RL, Woods S, Priest J Soc Sci Med 2018 Feb 201 18-26
My family is making me sick - but, for both him and her?: examining the effect of gender on the association between close relationships and health
Roberson PNE, Woods SB, Priest JB, Miller M Journal of Family Studies 2018
Do the Constructs of the FACES IV Change Based on Definitions of "Family?" A Measurement Invariance Test.
Priest JB, Parker EO, Woods SB J Marital Fam Ther 2017 Jul

Honors & Awards

  • Excellence in the Media
    American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (2017)
  • Special Recognition Award
    Texas Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (2017)
  • Dissertation Award
    American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (2013)