Research Roundup: Recent Publications By CHPS Faculty Fall 2019

Written By: David Janosik | January 30, 2020

Our faculty pursue big ideas and share what they learn by publishing their research to advance the profession. As part of an institution designated as “very high” research activity by the Carnegie Foundation,  our published research exemplifies our goal to make a collective impact.

Here are the most recent publications by UCF College of Health Professions and Sciences faculty from July 2019 to January 2020.

* Undergraduate student
** Graduate student

School of Social Work

Anderson, K. M., & Connors, A*. (2019) The pursuit and completion of postsecondary education for adult daughters of abused women. International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education, 33(3), 327-342,

Anderson, K. M. (2019).  Enhancing resilience in adult daughters of abused women.  Social Work in Mental Health, 17(4), 479-493.

Anderson, K.M., & *Bernhardt, C. (2019).  Resilient adult daughters of abused women:  Turning pain into purpose.  Violence Against Women, 26(6-7), 750-770.

Rosay, A.B., Backes, B.L., & Wang, A. (2019). Psychometric analyses of stalking measures from the National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey. Journal of Family Violence. Journal of Family Violence.

Fedina, L., Backes, B., Jun, H.J., DeVylder, J.E., & Barth, R. (2019) Police legitimacy, trustworthiness, and associations with intimate partner violence. Policing: An International Journal, 42(5), 901-916.

Kammer-Kerwick, M., Wang, A., McClain, T., Hoefer, S., Swartout, K., Backes, B., & Busch-Armendariz. (2019). Sexual violence among gender and sexual minority college students: The risk and extent of victimization and related health and educational outcomes. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.

Dziegielewski, S.F., & Holliman, D.  (2020). The changing face of health care social work: Opportunities and challenges for professional practice (4th Edition). New York: Springer.

Whitworth, J.D., Lawrence, S., Dziegielewski, S.F. & Mandes, C.L. (2019). Perceptions of a military social work specialization certificate program: Implications for future programs. Journal of Teaching in Social Work. 39(2), 197-2011.

Fashaw, S., Chisholm, L., Mor, V., Meyers, D. J., Liu, X., Gammonley, D., & Thomas, K. (2020). Inappropriate antipsychotic use: The impact of nursing home socioeconomic and racial composition. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 68(3), 630-636.

Totura, C.M.W., Labouliere, C. D., Gryglewicz, K., & Karver, M.S.  (2019). Adolescent decision-making: The value of perceived behavioral control in predicting engagement in suicide prevention behaviors.  Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 48(2), 1784-1795.

O’Connor, J. & Nepomnyaschy, L. (2020). Intimate partner violence and material hardship among urban mothers. Violence Against Women, 26(9), 935 –954.

Hoxmeier, J. C., O’Connor, J., & McMahon, S. (2020). Men’s perspectives on risk identification, taking responsibility, and prosocial intervention: Primary prevention or harm reduction? Psychology of Men & Masculinities, 21(1), 95–105.

Wang, X., Gammonley, D., & *Bender, F. (2020). Civil money penalty enforcement actions for quality deficiencies in nursing homes. The Gerontologist, 60 (5), 868-877.

Wharton, T., Whitworth, J., **Macauley, E., & Malone, M. (2019) Pilot testing a manualized equine-facilitated cognitive processing therapy intervention with veterans diagnosed with PTSD. Psychiatric Rehabilitation. 42(3), 268-276. doi: 10.1037/prj0000359.

Beato, M., Dawson, N., Svein, L., & Wharton, T. (2019). Examining the effects of an Otago-based home exercise program on falls and fall risk in an assisted living facility. Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy. 42(4), 224-229. doi: 10.1519/JPT.0000190

Sun, F., **Chima, E., Wharton, T., & Iyengar, V. (2020) National policy actions to address dementia in Asia and the Americas: Consensus and Challenges. Pan American Journal of Public Health. 44(e2).

Whitworth, J.D., Smet, B. & Anderson, B. (2020). Reconceptualizing the U.S. military’s transition assistance program: The Success in Transition Model. Journal of Veterans Studies, 6(1), 25-35.

Scotland-Coogan, D.E., Whitworth, J.D., & Wharton, T.C. (2020). Outcomes of participation in a service dog training program for veterans with PTSD. Society & Animals, Advance online publication.

Herzog, J.H., Whitworth, J.D., & Scott, D. (2019). Trauma-informed care for military populations. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 30(3), 265-278.  

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