Assistant Professor, Simon Fraser University

Journal Articles

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McCuish, E.C. & Lussier, P. (2018). A developmental perspective on the stability and change of psychopathic personality traits across the adolescence-adulthood transition. Criminal Justice & Behavior, 45(5), 666-692. https://doi.org/10.1177/0093854818761992


McCuish, E.C., Mathesius, J.R., Lussier, P., & Corrado, R.R. (2018). The cross-cultural generalizability of the Psychopathy: Checklist Youth Version for adjudicated Indigenous youth. Psychological Assessment, 30(20), 1-12. doi: http://psycnet.apa.org/doi/10.1037/pas0000468

Image result for crime and delinquency journalMcCuish, E.C. & Corrado, R.R. (2017). Do risk and protective factors for chronic offending vary across Indigenous and White youth followed prospectively through full adulthood? Crime & Delinquency, (online first), 1-24. doi: 10.1177/0011128717741616

Image result for aggression and violent behavior journalMcCuish, E.C. & Lussier, P. (2017). Unfinished stories: From juvenile sex offenders to juvenile sex offending through a developmental life course perspective. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 37, 71-82. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avb.2017.09.004




McCuish, E.C. (2017). Substance use profiles among juvenile offenders. Journal of Drug Use Issues (online first), 1-17. doi: 10.1177/0022042617699197





McCuish, E.C., Lussier, P., & Corrado, R.R. (2016). Criminal careers of juvenile sex and non-sex offenders: Evidence from a prospective longitudinal study. Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice, 14(3), 199-224. doi: 10.1177/1541204014567541

McCuish, E.C., Cale, J., & Corrado, R.R. (2017). A prospective study of offending patterns of youth homicide offenders into adulthood: An examination of offending trajectories and the crime-mix post-homicide. Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice (online first), 1-19. doi: 10.1177/1541204017697233

lossy-page1-150px-international_journal_of_offender_therapy_and_comparative_criminology-tifLussier, P. & McCuish, E.C. (2016). Desistance from crime without reintegration: A longitudinal study of the social context and life course path to desistance in a sample of adults convicted for a sex crime. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, (online first), 1-22. doi:10.1177/0306624X16668179

McCuish, E.C., Cale, J., & Corrado, R.R. (2015). Abuse experiences of family members, child maltreatment, and the development of sex offending among incarcerated adolescent males: Differences between adolescent sex offenders and adolescent non-sex offenders. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Contemporary Criminology (online first), 1-23. doi: 10.1177/0306624X15597492


Corrado, R.R., DeLisi, M., Hart, S.D., & McCuish, E.C. (2015). Can the causal mechanisms underlying chronic, serious, and violent offending trajectories be elucidated using the psychopathy construct? Journal of Criminal Justice 43(4), 251-261. doi:10.1016/j.jcrimjus.2015.04.006

Cale, J., Lussier, P., McCuish, E.C., & Corrado, R.R. (2015). The prevalence of psychopathic personality disturbances among incarcerated youth: Comparing serious, chronic, violent and sex offenders. Journal of Criminal Justice, 43(4), 337-344. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrimjus.2015.04.005

Shaffer, C.S., McCuish, E.C., Corrado, R.R., Behnken, M.P. & DeLisi, M. (2015). Psychopathy and violent misconduct in a sample of violent young offenders. Journal of Criminal Justice, 43(4), 321-326.

McCuish, E.C., Corrado, R.R., Hart, S.D., & DeLisi, M. (2015). The role of symptoms of psychopathy in persistent violence over the criminal career. Journal of Criminal Justice, 43(4), 345-356. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrimjus.2015.04.008

Corrado, R.R., McCuish, E.C., Hart, S.D., & DeLisi, M. (2015). The role of psychopathic traits and developmental risk factors on offending trajectories from early adolescence to adulthood: A prospective study of incarcerated youth. Journal of Criminal Justice, 43(4), 357-368. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrimjus.2015.04.007

McCuish, E.C., Corrado, R.R., Lussier, P., & Hart, S.D. (2014). Psychopathic traits and offending trajectories from early adolescence to adulthood. Journal of Criminal Justice, 42(1), 66-76. doi: 10.1016/j.jcrimjus.2013.12.004

40865Lussier, P., McCuish, E.C., & Corrado, R.R. (2015). The adolescence-adulthood transition and desistance from crime: Examining the underlying structure of desistance. Journal of Developmental and Life Course Criminology, 1(2), 87-117. doi: 10.1007/s40865-015-0007-0  

RJQYcover 1..2Lussier, P., Corrado, R.R., & McCuish, E.C. (2015). A criminal career study of the continuity and discontinuity of sex offending during the adolescence-adulthood transition: A prospective longitudinal study of incarcerated youth. Justice Quarterly. (online first). doi: 10.1080/07418825.2015.1028966

journal_of_contemporary_criminal_justice_journal_front_coverMcCuish, E.C., Bouchard, M., & Corrado, R. R. (2015). The search for suitable homicide co-offenders among gang members. Journal of Contemporary Criminal Justice, 31(5), 319-336. doi: 10.1177/1043986214553375

ijcah-1-1-wbcvrCorrado, R.R. & McCuish, E.C. (2015). The development of early onset, chronic, and versatile offending: The role of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder and mediating factors. International Journal of Child and Adolescent Health, 8(2), 241-250.

sexual-abuse-a-journal-of-research-and-treatment-logoMcCuish, E.C., Lussier, P., & Corrado, R.R. (2015). Examining antisocial behavioral antecedents of juvenile sexual offenders and juvenile non-sexual offenders. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 27(4), 414-438. doi:10.1177/1079063213517268

Lussier, P., McCuish, E.C., Mathesius, J.R., Corrado, R.R., & Nadeau, D. (2017). Developmental trajectories of child sexual behaviors on the path of sexual behavioral problems: Evidence from prospective longitudinal study. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, (online first), 1-37. doi: 10.1177/1079063217691963

ufmhDawson, S.E., McCuish, E.C., Hart, S.D. & Corrado, R.R. (2012). Critical issues in the assessment of adolescent psychopathy: An illustration using two case studies. International Journal of Forensic Mental Health, 11(2), 63-79. doi: 10.1080/14999013.2012.676149