Department of Psychology

Mojisola Tiamiyu

Picture of Mojisola TiamiyuPhD, University of Toronto, 1993
Associate Professor

Office: UH 1063
Phone: 419-530-2853
Fax: (419) 530-8479

Mailing Address:
Department of Psychology
University of Toledo
2801 West Bancroft St.
Toledo, Ohio 43606-3390

Dr. Tiamiyu will be accepting students for the Fall of 2019.

Dr. Tiamiyu's CV can be viewed here.

Research Interests

  • Community Psychology
  • Positive Psychological Changes (e.g., Posttraumatic Growth --PTG)
  • Positive Psychological Interventions(PPIs; e.g. Gratitude Lists)
  • Mentoring Programs
  • Media/Social Media and Well-being/Psychopathology
  • Women and Gender Issues in Africa and the African Diaspora

Selected Publications

Tiamiyu, M. F., Gan, Y., Kwiatkowski, D., Foreman, K. C., Dietrich, A., Elliott, K., & Elhai, J. D. (2016). Relationship between latent factors of posttraumatic stress disorder and posttraumatic growth. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 204 (5), 344-348.

Bailey, Ainsworth A., Mishra, Aditya & Tiamiyu, Mojisola F. (2016) “Green advertising receptivity in the US: An initial scale development process,” Journal of Marketing Communications, 22(3), pp. 327–345.

Van Dusen, J. P., Tiamiyu, M. F., Kashdan, T. & Elhai, J. D. (2015). Gratitude, depression and PTSD: Assessment of structural relationships. Psychiatry Research, 230 (3), 867-70. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2015.11.036.

Badra, Mohamed, Laux, John M., Roseman, Christopher P., Cochrane, Wendy S., Piazza, Nick J., & Tiamiyu, Mojisola F. (2015). Attitudes toward seeking help among college students enrolled in helping profession courses: A comparative study between clinical mental health counselors, social workers, and psychologists. Journal of Counselor Leadership and Advocacy, 2 (2), 144-153. DOI: 10.1080/2326716X.2015.1054077.

Mahon, M., Laux, J. M., Ritchie, M. H., Piazza, N. J., and Tiamiyu, M. F. (2015). Brief therapy at a university counseling center: Working alliance, readiness to change, and symptom severity. Journal of College Counseling, 18 (3), 233-243. DOI: 10.1002/jocc.12017.

Bailey, A. A., Mishra, A. S., & Tiamiyu, M. F. (2014). Green advertising receptivity: An initial scale development process. Journal of Marketing Communications (published online). DOI:10.1080/13527266.2014.904812.

Contractor, A. A., Mehta, P., Tiamiyu, M. F., Hovey, J. D., Geers, A., Charak, R., Tamburrino, M. & Elhai, J. D. (2014). Relations between PTSD and distress dimensions in an Indian child / adolescent sample following the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 42:925–935. DOI 10.1007/s10802-013-9846-5.

Tiamiyu, M. F. & Guthrie, M. L. (2009). Community engagement & coping with stress among college students: An exploratory study. National Social Science Journal, 31 (2), 182-190.

Perera-Diltz, D. M., Laux, J. M., Tiamiyu, M. F., Piazza, N. J., Ritchie, M. H., & Stead, G. B. (2009). Development of a Screening Instrument for Post-Traumatic Symptoms: The Sinhala Version of the Impact of Event Scale. Psychology and Developing Societies, 21, (2), 277-298.

Visit Dr. Tiamiyu's personal page to learn more about her research, courses, and to view her resume!

Last Updated: 6/30/19