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Publications

2022 Publications

Letourneau, E. J., Travis, W. M., Malone, L., & Sun, Yi. (2022). No Check We Won't Write: A Report on the High Cost of Sex Offender Incarceration. Sexual Abuse. https://doi.org/10.1177/10790632221078305

Assini-Meytin, L.C., Nair, R., McGinty, E.B., Stuart, L., & Letourneau, E.J. (2022). Is the Affordable Care Act Medicaid expansion associated with reported incidents of child sexual abuse? Child Maltreatmenthttps://doi.org/10.1177/10775595221079605

Fix., R.L. (2022). An evaluation of Building Our Nation’s Daughters (BOND): Improving Black single mother-daughter relationships and well-being. Journal of Child and Family Studies. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10826-021-02199-5 

McGinty, E.E., Nair, R., Assini-Meytin, L.C., Stuart, E.A., & Letourneau, E.J. (2022). Impact of Medicaid expansion on reported incidents of child neglect and physical abuse. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 62(1) e11-e20. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2021.06.010

2021 Publications

Assini-Meytin, L.C., Fix, R.L., Green, K.M., Nair, R., & Letourneau, E.J. (2021). Adverse childhood experiences, mental health, and risk behaviors in adulthood: Exploring sex, racial, and ethnic group differences in a nationally representative sample. Journal of Child & Adolescent Trauma, 1-13. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40653-021-00424-3

Assini-Meytin, L. C., Kaufman, K., Mathews, B., Palmer, D., Ingram, M., & Letourneau, E. J. (2021). Preventing and responding to child sexual abuse: Organizational efforts. Child Abuse & Neglect. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2020.104892

Banyard, V., Jefferson, G.C., Segura, A., Forman, S.G., Haviland, M., McMahon, S., DeSilva, A.R., Fryre, V., & Sarkar, S. (2021). Feasibility and acceptability of engaging significant adults in youth sexual and relationship violence prevention work. Violence Against Women. https://doi.org/10.1177/10778012211034201

Cochran, J.C., Toman, E.L., Shields, R.T., & Mears, D.P. (2021). A uniquely punitive turn? Sex offenders and the persistence of punitive sanctioning. Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency, 58(1) 74-118. https://doi.org/10.1177/0022427820941172

Fix, R.L. (2021). Mental and physical health consequences of police brutality toward Black community members in the United States. Public Health in Practice, 2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.puhip.2021.100188

Fix, R.L. (2021b). Pernicious executive order 13950 revoked, yet structural racism looms large. Leadership, 17(6) 747-751. https://doi.org/10.1177/17427150211012499

Fix, R.L., Aaron, J., & Greenberg, S. (2021). Experience is not enough: Self-identified training needs of police working with adolescents. Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice. https://doi.org/10.1093/police/paab039 

Fix, R.L., Assini-Meytin, L.C., Harris, A.J., & Letourneau, E.J. (2021). Caregivers’ perceptions and responses to a new norm: The missing link in addressing adolescent sexting behaviors in the U.S. Archives of Sexual Behavior. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10508-020-01704-z

Fix, R.L., Busso, D.S., Mendelson, T., & Letourneau, E.J. (2021). Changing the paradigm: Using strategic communications to promote recognition of child sexual abuse as a preventable public health problem. Child Abuse & Neglect. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2021.105061

Fix, R.L., Clifford, J.E., & Burkhart, B.R. (2021). Parent-child relations and delinquency among African American and European American juvenile offenders: An expanded examination of self-control theory. Race and Justice, 11(1) 28-46. https://doi.org/10.1177/2153368718776052

Fix, R.L., Fanniff, A.M., Kline, J.L., & Letourneau, E.J. (2021). Disproportionate minority contact: An expanded examination of how threat of violent and sexual offending impacts court outcomes. Race and Justice. https://doi.org/10.1177/21533687211032315 

Fix, R.L., Nava, N., & Rodriguez, R. (2021). Disparities in adolescent dating violence and associated internalizing and externalizing mental health symptoms by gender, race/ethnicity, and sexual orientation. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260521997944 

Fix. R.L., Risco, C.M., Fix, S.T., & Bernat, E.M. (2021). How racial identity and worry about discrimination impact coping responses to racial discrimination among Black American community members. Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40615-021-00996-8

Fix, R.L., Schaeffer, C.M., Bohnenkamp, J.H., & Hoover, S. (2021). Understanding disproportionate suspension practices for Black students in elementary, middle, and high schools. School Psychology Review. https://doi.org/10.1080/2372966X.2021.1881819

Fix, R.L., Silverstein, M.W., Nuhu, N., & Gray, W.N. (2020). Scholars committed to opportunities in psychological education: A training and mentoring program for future psychologists of color. Mentoring & Tutoring: Partnership in Learning, 28(1). https://doi.org/10.1080/13611267.2020.1736776

Fix, R.L., Testa, E.G., Thurston, I.B., Grey, W.N., & Russell, M.T. (2021). Anti-racism strategies in pediatric psychology: Using STYLE can help children overcome adverse experiences with police. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10880-021-09804-1

Fix, R.L., Thompson, K.R., Letourneau, E.J., & Burkhart, B.R. (2021). Development and psychometric properties of the concerns about juvenile sex offender registration and notification questionnaire (C-JSORNQ). Sexuality Research and Social Policy. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13178-020-00468-4

Jackson, D.B., Testa, A., Fix, R.L., & Mendelson, T. (2021). Adolescent police stops, self-harm, and attempted suicide: Findings from the UK Millennium cohort study, 2012-2019. American Journal of Public Health. https://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2021/306434

Letourneau, E.J. (2021). Juvenile registration and notification are failed policies that must end. In W. Logan, & J.J. Prescott (Eds.), Sex Offender Registration and Community Notification Laws: An Empirical Evaluation (pp. 164-180) Cambridge University Press.

Luken, A., Nair, R., & Fix, R.L. (2021). On racial disparities in child abuse reports: Exploratory mapping the 2018 NCANDS. Child Maltreatment, 26(3) 267-281. https://doi.org/10.1177/10775595211001926

McGinty, E.E., Nair, R., Assini-Meytin, L.C., Stuart, E.A., & Letourneau, E.J. (2021). Impact of Medicaid expansion on reported incidents of child neglect and physical abuse. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2021.06.010

Naushad, N., Fix, R.L., Wagner, A., Letourneau, E.J., & Tuakli-Wosornu, Y. (2021). Patterns of athlete abuse in the U.S. Center for Safesport Central Disciplinary database. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 53, 201-202. https://elischolar.library.yale.edu/ysphtdl/2081

Rojo-Wissar, D.M., Sosnowski, D.W., Ingram, M.M., Jackson, C.L., Maher, B.S., Alfano, C.A., Meltzer, L.J., & Spira, A.P. (2021). Associations of adverse childhood experiences with adolescent total sleep time, social jetlag, and insomnia symptoms. Sleep Medicine, 88, 104-115. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sleep.2021.10.019

Ruzicka, A.E., Assini-Meytin, L. C., Schaeffer, C., Bradshaw, C. & Letourneau, E. J. (2021). Responsible behavior with younger children: Examining the feasibility of a classroom-based program to prevent child sexual abuse perpetration by adolescents. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse. https://doi.org/10.1080/10538712.2021.1881858

Warner, B. Spivak, B., Ashford, L., Fix, R.L., Ogloff, J., & Shepherd, S. (2021). The impact of offender-victim cultural backgrounds on the likelihood of receiving diversion. Criminal Justice Policy Review. https://doi.org/10.1177/08874034211046313

2020 Publications

Assini-Meytin, L.C., Fix, R.L., & Letourneau, E.J. (2020). Child sexual abuse: The need for a perpetration prevention focus. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 29(1) 22-40. https://doi.org/10.1080/10538712.2019.1703232

Feder, K.A., Ali, M.M., Sherman, L.J., Letourneau, E.J., Barry, C.L., Stuart, E.A., & Mutter, R. (2020). Elevated prevalence of antisocial behavior in adolescent children whose mothers misuse opioids. Drug & Alcohol Dependence, 215. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.108153 

Feder, K.A., Mojtabai, R., Stuart, E.A., Musci, R., & Letourneau, E.J. (2020). Florida’s opioid crackdown and mortality from drug overdose, motor vehicle crashes, and suicide: A Bayesian interrupted time-series analysis. American Journal of Epidemiology, 189(9) 885-893. https://doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwaa015

Fix, R.L. (2020). Justice is not blind: A preliminary evaluation of an implicit bias training for justice professionals. Rae and Social Problems. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12552-020-09297-x

Fix, R.L., Falligant, J.M., & Alexander, A.A. (2020). Simulated judicial decision-making for African and European American adolescents with illegal sexual behavior: The impact of medical data and victim race/ethnicity. Behavioral Sciences & the Law, 38(1) 51-65. https://doi.org/10.1002/bsl.2431

Fix, R.L., & Fix, S.T. (2020). How wide is the political divide? Respondent political affiliation and victim criminal background affects perceived guilt of police who shoot children. American Journal of Criminal Justice. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12103-020-09522-8

Fix, R.L., Ingram, M., & Letourneau, E.J. (2020). Problem sexual behavior: A review of youth-focused policies. In J. Proulx, F. Cortoni, L.A. Craig, & E.J. Letourneau (Eds), The Wiley Handbook of What Works with Sexual Offenders: Contemporary Perspectives in Theory, Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119439325.ch24

Fix R.L., & Nair R. (2020). Racial/ethnic and gender disparities in substantiation of child physical and sexual abuse: Influences of caregiver and child risk factors. Child and Youth Services Review, 116, 105186. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2020.105186

Fix, R.L., Silverstein, M.W., Nuhu, N., & Gray, W.N. (2020). Scholars committed to opportunities in psychological education: A training and mentoring program for future psychologists of color. Mentoring & Tutoring: Partnership in Learning, 28(1) https://doi.org/10.1080/13611267.2020.1736776

Fix, R. L., Thompson, K. R., Letourneau, E. J., & Burkhart, B.R. (2020). Development and psychometric properties of the Concerns about Sex Offender Registration and Notification Questionnaire (C-SORNQ). Sexuality Research and Social Policy, 17(3). https://doi.org/10.1007/s13178-020-00468-4

Johnson, L., Davidoff, E., & DeSilva, A.R. (2020). Motivations for police support of domestic violence response team implementation with advocates. Violence Against Women, 27(9) 1150-1172. https://doi.org/10.1177/1077801220930821

Letourneau, E. J., Assini-Meytin, L. C., Kaufman, K. L., Mathews, B., & Palmer, D. (2020). Preventing and addressing child sexual abuse in youth-serving organizations: A desk guide for organizational leaders. Baltimore, MD: Moore Center for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. https://americanhealth.jhu.edu/themes/custom/bahi/assets/pdfs/DesktopGuide.pdf

Sheerin, K.M., Borduin, C.M., Brown, C.E., & Letourneau, E.J. (2020). An evaluation of mechanisms of change in multisystematic therapy for juvenile justice-involved youths a decade following treatment. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 47(1) 208-219. https://doi.org/10.1111/jmft.12446

Shields, R.T. (2020). Elevating prevention: Advancing a public health approach to address child sexual abuse perpetration. Charleston L. Rev, 15.

Shields, R.T., & Cochran, J.C. (2020). The gender gap in sex offender punishment. Journal of Quantitative Criminology, 36, 95-118. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10940-019-09416-x

Shields, R. T., Murray, S. M., Ruzicka, A.E., Buckman, C., Kahn, G., Benelmouffok, A., Letourneau, E. J. (2020). Help Wanted: Lessons on prevention from young adults with a sexual interest in prepubescent children. Child Abuse & Neglect, 105. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2020.104416 

Shields, R.T., Rothman, D.B., & Letourneau, E.J. (2020). Youth-focused child sexual abuse-perpetration prevention strategies. In J. Proulx, F. Cortoni, L.A. Craig, & E.J. Letourneau (Eds), The Wiley Handbook of What Works with Sexual Offenders: Contemporary Perspectives in Theory, Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119439325.ch27

Siegel, J., & Fix, R.L. (2020). Court outcomes among female juveniles with sexual offences. Journal of Sexual Aggression, 26(2) 263-273. https://doi.org/10.1080/13552600.2019.1618932

Silverstein, M.W., Fix, R.L., Nuhu, N., & Kaslow, N.J. (2020). Disseminating a mentoring program for undergraduates of color: Lessons learned. Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1037/stl0000224 

Silovsky, J.F., Letourneau, E.J., & Bonner, B.L. (2020). Introduction to CAN special issue: Children with problem sexual behavior. Child Abuse & Neglect, 105. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2020.104508

Thorne, J.R. (2020). Exploring the link between sexual thoughts of children and sexual offending against children. [Doctoral dissertation, Johns Hopkins University]. http://jhir.library.jhu.edu/handle/1774.2/63952

Thorne, J.R., & Fix, R.L. (2020). Facture structure of the J-SOAP-II among Black and white male youth: A confirmatory and exploratory factor analysis. Sexual Offending: Theory, Research, and Prevention, 15(1) https://doi.org/10.5964/sotrap.3127

Warren, P.Y., Cochran, J., Shields, R.T., Feldmeyer, B., Bailey, C., & Stewart, E.A. (2020). Sentencing departures and female defendants: Assessing the effects of racial and ethnic threat. Crime & Delinquency, 66(1) 59-92. https://doi.org/10.1177/0011128719839394

2019 Publications

Assini-Meytin, L.C., Garza, M.A., & Green, K.M. (2019). Racial and ethnic differences in teenage fathers’ early risk factors and socioeconomic outcomes later in life. Child & Youth Care Forum, 48, 361-376. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10566-018-9483-9

Assini-Meytin, L.C., Garza, M.A., & Green, K.M. (2019). Teen mothers’ family support and adult identity in the emerging adulthood: Implications for socioeconomic attainment later in life. Emerging Adulthood. https://doi.org/10.1177/2167696819879251

Feder, K.A., Letourneau, E.J., & Brook, J. (2019). Children in the opioid epidemic: Addressing the next generation’s public health crisis. Pediatrics, 143(1). https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2018-1656

Fix, R.L., Assini-Meytin, L.C., & Le, P.D. (2019). Gender and race informed pathways from childhood sexual abuse to sexually transmitted infections: A moderated mediation analysis using nationally representative data. Journal of Adolescent Health, 267-273. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2019.02.015

Fix, R.L., Falligant, J.M., Alexander, A.A., & Burkhart, B.R. (2019). Race and victim age matter: Sexual behaviors and experiences among confined African American and European American youth with sexual and nonsexual offenses. Sexual Abuse, 31(1) 50-72. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063217720926

Fix, R.L., Letourneau, E.J., Mauro, P.M., McCart, M.R., & Sheidow, A.J. (2019). Factors promoting and impeding HIV testing among adolescents in juvenile drug court. AIDS Care, 31(2) 177-180. https://doi.org/10.080/09540121.2018.1546818

Fix, R.L., & Shepherd, S.M. (2019). Are we inadvertently blocking the pathway to the prevention of child sexual exploitation and abuse? Sexual Offender Treatment, 14(1).

Grant, B.J., Shields, R.T., Tabachnick, J., & Coleman, J. (2019). “I Didn’t Know Where To Go”: An examination of Stop It Now!’s sexual abuse prevention helpline. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 34(20) 4225-4253. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260519869237

Kim, K., Duwe, G., Tiry, E., Oglesby-Neal, A., Hu, C., Shields, R.T., Letourneau, E.J., & Caldwell. (2019). Development and validation of an actuarial risk assessment tool for juveniles with a history of sexual offending. Urban Institute. https://www.ojp.gov/ncjrs/virtual-library/abstracts/development-and-validation-actuarial-risk-assessment-tool-juveniles 

Leiber, M.J., & Fix, R.L. (2019). Reflections on the impact of race and ethnicity on juvenile court outcomes and efforts to enact change. American Journal of Criminal Justice, 44, 581-608. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12103-019-09479-3

Letourneau, E.J., Shields, R.T., Nair, R., Kahn, G., Sandler, J.C., & Vandiver, D.M. (2019). Juvenile registration and notification policies fail to prevent first-time sexual offenses: An extension of findings to two new states. Criminal Justice Policy Review, 30(7) 1109-1123. https://doi.org/10.1177/0887403418786783

Rebok, G.W., Bradshaw, C.P., Volk, H.E., Mendelson, T., Eaton, W.W., Letourneau, E.J., & Kellam, S.G. (2019). Models of stress and adapting to risk: A life course, developmental perspective. In W.W. Eaton, & D. Fallin (Eds), Public Mental Health, (pp. 285-322). Oxford University Press. https://oxford.universitypressscholarship.com/view/10.1093/oso/9780190916602.001.0001/oso-9780190916602-chapter-12

Shepherd, S.M., Newton, D., Harries, C., Fix, R.L., & Fullam, R. (2019). An analysis of high-risk offending pathways for young females in custody. Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, 26(2) 194-205. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13218719.2018.1487344

2018 Publications

Assini-Meytin, L.C., Mitchell, S.J., & Lewin, A. (2018). Support relationships and teen mothers’ school retention at one-year postpartum. Journal of Community Psychology, 46(6) 734-746. https://doi.org/10.1002/jcop.21969

Aldoory, L., Roberts, E.B., Bushar, J., & Assini-Meytin, L.C. (2018). Exploring the use of theory in a national text message campaign: Addressing problem recognition and constraint recognition for publics of pregnant women. Health Communication, 33(1) 41-48. https://doi.org/10.1080/10410236.2016.1242034

Cero, I., Zuromski, K.L., Witte, T.K., Fix, R.L., & Burkhart, B. (2018). Race, offense, type, and suicide ideation: Tests of the interpersonal-psychological theory in juvenile offenders. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 48(5). https://doi.org/10.1111/sltb.12385

Cochran, J.C., Lynch, M.J., Toman, E.L., & Shields, R.T. (2018). Court sentencing patterns for environmental crimes: Is there a “green” gap in punishment? Journal of Quantitative Criminology, 34, 37-66. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10940-01609322-9

Feder, K.A., McCart, M.R., Kahn, G., Mauro, P.M., Sheidow, A.J., & Letourneau, E.J. (2018). Association of mental health symptoms and peer behaviors with risk for substance use and condomless sex among youths in juvenile drug court. Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse, 27(3) 133-145. https://doi.org/10.1080/1067828X.2018.1430642

Feder, K.A., Mojtabai, R., Musci, R.J., & Letourneau, E.J. (2018). U.S. adults with opioid use disorder living with children: Treatment use and barriers to care. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 93, 31-37. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsat.2018.07.011

Fix, R.L., Alexander, A.A., & Burkhart, B.R. (2018). From family violence exposure to violent offending: Examining effects of race and mental health in a moderated mediation model among confined male juveniles. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 62(9) 2567-2585. https://doi.org/10.1177/0306624X17731101

Fix, R.L., Falligant, J.M., & Alexander, A.A. (2018). Simulated judicial decision-making for African and European American adolescents with illegal sexual behavior: The impact of medical data and victim race/ethnicity. Behavioral Sciences & the Law, 38(1) 51-65. https://doi.org/10.1002/bsl.2431

Hanson, R.K., Harris, A.J.R., Letourneau, E.J., Helmus, L.M., & Thornton, D. (2018). Reductions in risk based on time offense-free in the community: Once a sexual offender, not always a sexual offender. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, 24(1) 48-63. https://doi.org/10.1037/law0000135

Kanfash, N. S., Garza, M. A., & Assini-Meytin, L.C. (2018). Colorectal cancer among African-Americans: Examining the relationship between dietary habits, physical activity, and colorectal cancer screening to reduce cancer risk and health disparities. In Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention, 27(7) 181-182. (Vol. 27, No. 7, pp. 181-182).

Letourneau, E.J., Brown, D.S., Fang, X., Hassan, A., & Mercy, J.A. (2018). The economic burden of child sexual abuse in the United States. Child Abuse & Neglect, 79, 413-422. https://doi.org/10.1016/j,chiabu.2018.02.020

Letourneau, E.J., Harris, A.J., Shields, R.T., Walfield, S.M., Ruzicka, A.E., Buckman, C., Kahn, G.D., & Nair, R. (2018). Effects of juvenile sex offender registration of adolescent well-being: An empirical examination. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, 24(1) 105-117. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/law0000155

Morais, H.B., Alexander, A.A., Fix, R.L., & Burkhart, B.R. (2018). Childhood sexual abuse in adolescents adjudicated for sexual offenses: Mental health consequences and sexual offending behaviors. Sexual Abuse, 30(1) 23-42. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063215625224

Seabrook, R.C., McMahon, S., Duquaine, B.C., Johnson, L., & DeSilva, A.R. (2018). Sexual assault victimization and perceptions of university climate among bisexual women. Journal of Bisexuality, 18(4) 425-445. https://doi.org/10.1080/15299716.2018.1485070

Willis, G.M., & Letourneau, E.J. (2018). Promoting accurate and respectful language to describe individuals and groups. Sexual Abuse, 30(5) 480-483. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063218783799

2017 Publications

DeHart, D., Dwyer, G., Seto, M.C., Moran, R., & Letourneau, E.J. (2017). Internet sexual solicitation of children: A proposed typology of offenders based on their chats, e-mails, and social network posts. Journal of Sexual Aggression, 23(1) https://doi.org/10.1080/13552600.2016.1241309

Dopp, A.R., Borduin, C.M., Rothman, D.B., & Letourneau, E.J. (2017). Evidence-based treatments for youths who engage in illegal sexual behaviors. Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology, 46(5) 631-645. https://doi.org/10.1080/15374416.2016.1261714

Falligant, J.M., Fix, R.L., & Alexander, A.A. (2017). Judicial decision-making and juvenile offenders: Effects of medical evidence and victim age. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 26(4) 388-406. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10538712.2017.1296914

Fix, R.L., Cyperski, M.A., & Burkhart, B.R. (2017). Disproportionate minority contact: Comparisons across juveniles adjudicated for sexual and non-sexual offenses. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 29(3) 291-308. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063215601436

Fix, R.L., Fix, S.T., Wienke Totura, C.M., & Burkhart, B.R. (2017). Disproportionate minority contact among juveniles adjudicated for sexual, violent, and general offending: The importance of home, school, and community contexts. Crime & Delinquency, 63(2) 189-209. https://doi.org/10.1177/0011128715626162

Fix, R.L., Mayworm, A., Lawson, G.M., Becker, K.D., Lever, N.A., & Hoover, S. (2017). Strategies for effective family engagement in elementary and middle schools. Aligning and integrating family engagement in positive behavioral interventions and supports (PBIS): Concepts and strategies for families and schools in key contexts, 98-119. University of Oregon Press.

Garza, M.A., Quinn, S.C., Li, Y., Assini-Meytin, L.C., Casper, E.T., Fryer, C.S., Butler III, J., Brown, N.A., Kim, K.H., & Thomas, S.B. (2017). The influence of race and ethnicity on becoming a human subject: Factors associated with participation in research. Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications, 7, 57-63. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conctc.2017.05.009

Letourneau, E.J., McCart, M.R., Sheidow, A.J., & Mauro, P.M. (2017). First evaluation of a contingency management intervention addressing adolescent substance use and sexual risk behaviors: Risk reduction therapy for adolescents. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 72, 56-65. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsat.2016.08.019

Letourneau, E.J., Schaeffer, C.M., Bradshaw, C.P., & Feder, K.A. (2017). Preventing the onsent of child sexual abuse by targeting young adolescents with universal prevention programming. Child Maltreatment, 22(2) 100-111. https://doi.org/10.1177/1077559517692439

Mauro, P.M., McCart, M.R., Sheidow, A.J., Naeger, S.E., & Letourneau, E.J. (2017). Parent and youth engagement in court-mandated substance use disorder treatment. Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse, 26(4) 324-331. https://doi.org/10.1080/1067828X.2017.1305935

Letourneau, E.J., & Shields, R.T. (2017). Ending child sexual abuse: A look at prevention efforts in the United States. In M. Israelashvili & J.L. Romano (Eds.), The Cambridge handbook of international prevention science (pp. 728-752). Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316104453.032

Sandler, J.C., Letourneau, E.J., Vandiver, D.M., Shields, R.T., & Chaffin, M. (2017). Juvenile sexual crime reporting rates are not influenced by juvenile sex offender registration policies. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, 23(2) 131-140. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/law0000118

Silverstein, M.W., Fix, R.L., & Alexander, A.A. (2017). Risky sex: Testing moderated mediation among college students. Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research, 9(4) 246-256. https://doi.org/10.1108/JACPR-05-2017-0296

2016 Publications

Buckman, C., Ruzicka, A., & Shields, R.T. (2016). Help wanted: Lessons on prevention from non-offending young adult pedophiles. In ATSA Forum Newsletter, 28(2) 9-11.

Chaffin, M., Chenoweth, S., & Letourneau, E.J. (2016). Same-sex and race-based disparities in statutory rape arrests. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 31(1) 26-48. https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260514555132

Fix, R.L., Proctor, K.B., & Gray, W.N. (2016). Treating emetophobia and panic symptoms in an adolescent female: A case study. Clinical Case Studies, 15(4) 326-338. https://doi.org/10.1177/1534650116642576

Harris, A.J., Walfield, S.M., Shields, R.T., & Letourneau, E.J. (2016). Collateral consequences of juvenile sex offender registration and notification: Results from a survey of treatment providers. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 28(8) 770-790. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063215574004

Lantz, M.M., Fix, R.L., Davis, B.L., Harrison, L.N., Oliver, A., Crowell, C., Mitchell, A.M., & Garcia, J.J. (2016). Grad students talk: Development and process of a student-led social justice initiative. Journal of Diversity in Higher Education, 9(3) 290-306. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/dhe0000033

Letourneau, E.J., McCart, M.R., Sheidow, A.J., & Mauro, P.M. (2016). First evaluation of a contingency management intervention addressing adolescent substance use and sexual risk behaviors: Risk reduction therapy for adolescents. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 72, 56-65. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jsat.2016.08.019

Letourneau, E.J., Nietert, P.J., & Rheingold, A.A. (2016a). Initial assessment of Stewards of Children program effects on child sexual abuse reporting rates in selected South Carolina counties. Child Maltreatment, 21(1) 74-79. https://doi.org/10.1177/1077559515615232

Letourneau, E.J., Nietert, P.J., & Rheingold, A.A. (2016b). Variables in delayed disclosure of childhood sexual abuse. Child Maltreatment, 21(1) 74-79. https://doi.org/10.1177/1077559515615232

Morais, H.B., Joyal, C.C., Alexander, A.A., Fix, R.L., & Burkhart, B.R. (2016). The neuropsychology of adolescent sexual offending: Testing an executive dysfunction hypothesis. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 28(8) 741-754. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063215569545

Rinehart, J.K., Armstrong, K.S., Shields, R.T., & Letourneau, E.J. (2016). The effects of transfer laws on youth with sexual or robbery offenses. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 43(11) 1619-1638. https://doi.org/10.1177/0093854816659517

Shields, R.T., & Feder, K.A. (2016). The public health approach to preventing sexual violence. In E. Jeglic, & C. Calkins (Eds) Sexual Violence. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-44504-5_9

Zgoba, K.M., Miner, M., Levenson, J., Knight, R., Letourneau, E.J., & Thornton, D. (2016). The Adam Walsh Act: An examination of sex offender risk classification systems. Sexual Abuse, 28(8) 722-740. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063215569543

2015 Publications

Assini-Meytin, L.C., & Green, K.M. (2015). Long-term consequences of adolescent parenthood among African-American urban youth: A propensity score matching approach. Journal of Adolescent Health, 56, 529-535. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2015.01.005

Fix, R.L., & Burkhart, B.R. (2015). Relationships between family and community factors on delinquency and violence among African American adolescents: A critical review. Race and Justice, 5(4) 378-404. https://doi.org/10.1177/2153368715583134

Fix, R.L., & Fix, S.T. (2015). Trait psychopathy, emotional intelligence, and criminal thinking: Predicting illegal behavior among college students. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 42-43, 183-188. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijlp.2015.08.024

Letourneau, E.J., Levenson, J., Armstrong, K., Bandyopadhyay, D., & Sinha, D. (2015). Examination of South Carolina’s Sex Offender Registration and Notification (SORN) policy in reducing sexual violence, 1990-2005. Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR31502.v1

Mauro, P.M., McCart, M.R., Naeger, S., Sheidow, A.J., & Letourneau, E.J. (2015). Caregiver and youth engagement in mandated juvenile drug treatment: Influence on substance use. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 146, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.09.454

Mendelson, T., & Letourneau, E.J. (2015). Parent-focused prevention of child sexual abuse. Prevention Science, 16, 844-852. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11121-015-0553-z

Schuler, M., Griffin, B.A., Letourneau, E.J., & Stuart, E. (2015). Identifying latent classes of adolescent drug treatment services: An outcomes analysis. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 146, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.09.616 

Shields, R.T., & Letourneau, E.J. (2015). Commercial sexual exploitation of children and the emergence of safe harbor legislation: Implications for policy and practice. Current Psychiatry Reports, 17(11). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11920-015-0553-5

2014 Publications

Fannif, A.M., & Letourneau, E.J. (2014). Keep testing the waters: Fanniff and Letourneau reply. Sexual Abuse, 26(5) 401-405. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063214531049

Letourneau, E.J., Eaton, W.W., Bass, J., Berlin, F.S., & Moore, S.G. (2014). The need for a comprehensive public health approach to preventing child sexual abuse. Public Health Reports, 129(3) 222-228. https://doi.org/10.1177/003335491412900303

Letourneau, E.J., & Schaeffer, C.M. (2014). Multisystemic therapy for youth problem sexual behavior: A case example. In W.T. O’Donohue (Ed.), Case Studies in Sexual Deviance: Toward Evidence-Based Practice (pp. 17-34). Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group. https://psycnet.apa.org/record/2013-19773-002

Levenson, J.S., Shields, R.T., & Singleton, D.A. (2014). Collateral punishments and sentencing policy: Perceptions of residence restrictions for sex offenders and drunk drivers. Criminal Justice Policy Review, 25(2) 135-158. https://doi.org/10.1177/0887403412462385

Martins, S.S., Lee, G.P., Kim, J.H., Letourneau, E.J., & Storr, C.L. (2014). Gambling and sexual behaviors in African-American adolescents. Addictive Behaviors, 39, 854-860. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.addbeh.2014.02.002

Mancini, C., & Shields, R.T. (2014). Notes on a (sex crime) scandal: The impact of media coverage of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church on public opinion. Journal of Criminal Justice, 42, 221-232. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrimjus.2013.06.006

Mauro, P.M., Letourneau, E.J., McCart, M.R., & Sheidow, A.J. (2014). Contingency management intervention tailored for juveniles in drug court: Preliminary short-term substance use outcomes of a randomized controlled trial. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 140, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.02.389 

McCart, M.R., Sheidow, A.J., & Letourneau, E.J. (2014). Risk reduction therapy for adolescents: Targeting substance use and HIV/STI-risk behaviors. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 21(2) 161-175. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cbpra.2013.10.001

Park, J.H., Bandyopadhyay, D., & Letourneau, E.J. (2014). Examining deterrence of adult sex crimes: A semi-parametric intervention time-series approach. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, 69, 198-207. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.02.389

Rinehart, J.K., Yeater, E.A., Musci, R.J., Letourneau, E.J., & Lenberg, K.L. (2014). The role of ethnicity, sexual attitudes, and sexual behavior in sexual revictimization during the transition to emerging adulthood. Child Maltreatment, 19(3-4) 178-187. https://doi.org/10.1177/1077559514551946

Sarver, D.E., McCart, M.R., Sheidow, A.J., & Letourneau, E.J. (2014). ADHD and risky sexual behavior in adolescents: Conduct problems and substance use as mediators of risk. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 55(12) 1345-1353. https://doi.org/10.1111/jcpp.12249

2013 Publications

Chapman, J.E., McCart, M.R., Letourneau, E.J., & Sheidow, A.J. (2013). Comparison of youth, caregiver, therapist, trained, and treatment expert raters of therapist adherence to a substance abuse treatment protocol. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 81(4) 674-680. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0033021

Fanniff, A.M., & Letourneau, E.J. (2013). Another piece of the puzzle: Psychometric properties of the J-SOAP-II. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 24(4) 378-408. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063211431842

Fix, R.L., & Fix, S.T. (2013). The effects of mindfulness-based treatments for aggression: A critical review. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 18, 219-227. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.avb.2012.11.009

Harris, A.J., Davidson, J., Letourneau, E.J., Paternite, C., & Miofsky, K.T. (2013). Building a prevention framework to address teen “sexting” behaviors. https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/ojjdp/grants/244001.pdf

La Flair, L.N., Reboussin, B.A., Storr, C.L., Letourneau, E.J., Green, K.M, Mojtabai, R., Pacek, L.R., Alvanzo, A.H.A., Cullen, B., & Crum, R.M. (2013). Childhood abuse and neglect and transitions in stages of alcohol involvement among women: A latent transition analysis approach. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 132(3) 491-498. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2013.03.012

Letourneau, E.J., Armstrong, K.S., Bandyopadhyay, D., & Sinha, D. (2013). Sex offender registration and notification policy increases juvenile plea bargains. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 25(2) 189-207. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063212455667

Letourneau, E.J., & Caldwell, M.F. (2013). Expensive, harmful policies that don’t work or how juvenile sexual offending is addressed in the U.S. International Journal of Behavioral Consultation and Therapy, 8(3-4) 23-29. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/h0100979

Letourneau, E.J., Ellis, D.A., Naar-King, S., Chapman, J.E., Cunningham, P.B., & Fowler, S. (2013). Multisystemic therapy for poorly adherent youth with HIV: Results from a pilot randomized controlled trial. AIDS Care, 25(4) 507-514. https://doi.org/10.1080/09540121.2012.715134

Letourneau, E.J., Henggeler, S.W., McCart, M.R., Borduin, C.M., Schewe, P.A., & Armstrong, K.S. (2013). Two-year follow-up of a randomized effectiveness trial evaluating MST for juveniles who sexually offend. Journal of Family Psychology, 27(6) 978-985. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0034710

Letourneau, E.J., McCart, M.R., Asuzu, K., Mauro, P.M., & Sheidow, A.J. (2013). Caregiver involvement in sexual risk reduction with substance using juvenile delinquents: Overview and preliminary outcomes of a randomized trial. Adolescent Psychiatry, 3(4) 342-351. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4581580/

Letourneau, E.J., & Schaeffer, C.M. (2013). Multisystemic therapy for youth problem sexual behavior: A case example. In W.T. O’Donohue (Ed) Case Studies in Sexual Deviance: Toward Evidence Based Practice. Routledge. https://www.taylorfrancis.com/chapters/edit/10.4324/9781315890135-7/multisystemic-th-erapy-youth-problem-sexual-behavior-case-example-elizabeth-letour-neau-cindy-schaeffer

Nair, R., & Shader, B.L. (2013). Acyclic matrices with a small number of distinct eigenvalues. Linear Algebra and its Applications, 438, 4075-4089. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.laa.2012.08.029

Shields, R. T. (2013). Sex Crime and Punishment: An Analysis of Sex Offender Sentencing in Florida. Retrieved from http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_migr_etd-8019

2012 Publications

Cheely, C.A., Carpenter, L.A., Letourneau, E.J., Nicholas, J.S., Charles, J., & King, L.B. (2012). The prevalence of youth with autism spectrum disorders in the juvenile justice system. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 42, 1856-1862. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10803-011-1427-2

Fanniff, A.M., & Letourneau, E.J. (2012). Another piece of puzzle: Psychometric properties of the J-SOAP-II. Sexual Abuse, 24(4) 378-408. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063211431842

Hanson, R.K., Letourneau, E.J., Olver, M.E., Wilson, R.J., & Miner, M.H. (2012). Incentives for offender research participation are both ethical and practical. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 39(11) 1391-1404. https://doi.org/10.1177/0093854812449217

Levenson, J., & Shields, R.T. (2012). Sex offender risk and recidivism in Florida. Retrieved from http://www.lynn.edu/about-lynn/news-and-events/news/media/2012/11/sex-offender-risk-and-recidivism-in-florida-2012

Schultz, N.C.W., Duque, D.F., da Silva, C.F., de Souza, C.D., [AD1] ., & Carneiro, M.G.M. (2012). The systemic understanding of bullying. Psicologia em Estudo, 17(2) 247-254. https://www.scielo.br/j/pe/a/3s8Bkbw8Bc9nFR96vZj45Mm/?lang=pt

Zgoba, K.M., Miner, M., Knight, R., Letourneau, E.J., Levenson, J., & Thornton, D. (2012). A multi-state recidivism study using Static-99R and Static-2002 risk scores and tier guidelines from the Adam Walsh Act. https://www.ojp.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/240099.pdf

2011 Publications

Assini, L.C., & Botome, S.P. (2011). Abuso sexual infantile: Esforcos necessario para acabar com essa violencia [Child sexual abuse: Efforts needed to end this violence]. Estudos e Pesquisas em Psicologia, 11(3) 1062-1068. https://www.redalyc.org/pdf/4518/451844636020.pdf

Dwyer, R.G., & Letourneau, E.J. (2011). Juveniles who sexually offend: Recommending a treatment program and level of care. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America: Special Issue on Forensic Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 20, 413-429. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chc.2011.03.007

Levenson, J.S., & Letourneau, E.J. (2011). Preventing sexual abuse: Community protection policies and practice. APSAC Handbook of Child Maltreatment, 307-321.

Shields, R.T., & Beaver, K.M. (2011). The effects of nonshared environments on adolescent depression: Findings from a sample of monozygotic twins. Journal of Adolescent Health, 48, 572-578. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2010.08.022

Swenson, C.C., & Letourneau, E.J. (2011). Multisystemic therapy with juvenile sex offenders. In B.K. Scwartz (Ed.), Handbook of Sex Offender Treatment (pp. 1-32). Civic Research Institute. https://psycnet.apa.org/record/2012-27303-057

Ward, B.W., Shields, R.T., & Cramer, B.R. (2011). Integrating medical examiner and police report data: Can this improve our knowledge of the social circumstances surrounding suicide? Crisis, 32(3) 160-168. https://doi.org/10.1027/0227-5910/a000075

2010 Publications

Bandyopadhyay, D., Sinha, D., Lipsitz, S., & Letourneau, E.J. (2010). Changing approaches of prosecutors towards juvenile repeated sex-offenders: A Bayesian evaluation. Ann Apple Stat. 4(2) 805-829. https://dx.doi.org/10.1214%2F09-AOAS295

Beaver, K.M., Hoffman, T., Shields, R.T., Vaughn, M.G., DeLisi, M., & Wright, J.P. (2010). Gender differences in genetic and environmental influences on gambling: Results from a sample of twins from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health. Addiction, 105, 536-542. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2009.02803.x

Clegg, C., Fremouw, W., Horacek, T., Cole, A., & [AD2] (2010). Factors associated with treatment acceptance and compliance among incarcerated male sex offenders. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology. https://doi.org/10.1177/0306624X10376160

Letourneau, E.J., Bandyopadhyay, D., Armstrong, K.S., & Sinha, D. (2010). Do sex offender registration and notification requirements deter juvenile sex crimes? Criminal Justice and Behavior, 37, 553-569. https://doi.org/10.1177/0093854810363562

Letourneau, E.J., Ellis, D.A., Naar-King, S., Cunningham, P.B., & Fowler, S.L. (2010). Case study: Multisystemic Therapy as an intervention for adolescents who engage in HIV transmission risk behaviors. Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 35, 120-127. https://doi.org/10.1093/jpepsy/jsp087

Letourneau, E.J., Levenson, J.S., Bandyopadhyay, D., Armstrong, K.S., & Sinha, D. (2010a). The effects of sex offender registration and notification on judicial decisions. Criminal Justice Review, 35(3) 295-317. https://doi.org/10.1177/0734016809360330

Letourneau, E.J., Levenson, J.S., Bandyopadhyay, D., Armstrong, K.S., & Sinha, D. (2010b). Effects of South Carolina’s sex offender registration and notification policy on deterrence of adult sex crimes. Criminal Justice Behavior, 37, 537-552. https://doi.org/10.1177/0093854810363569

Letourneau, E.J., Levenson, J.S., Bandyopadhyay, D., Sinha, D., & Armstrong, K.S. (2010a). Effects of South Carolina’s sex offender registration and notification policy on adult recidivism. Criminal Justice Policy Review, 21(4) 435-458. https://doi.org/10.1177/0887403409353148

Letourneau, E.J., Levenson, J.S., Bandyopadhyay, D., Sinha, D., & Armstrong, K.S. (2010b). Evaluating the effectiveness of sex offender registration and notification policies for reducing sexual violence against women, final report. https://www.ojp.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/231989.pdf

Levenson, J.S., Letourneau, E.J., Armstrong, K.S., & Zgoba, K.M. (2010). Failure to register as a sex offender: Is it associated with recidivism? Justice Quarterly, 27, 305-331. https://doi.org/10.1080/07418820902972399

Mancini, C., Shields, R.T., Mears, D.P., & Beaver, K.M. (2010). Sex offender residence restriction laws: Parental perceptions and public policy. Journal of Criminal Justice, 38, 1033-1030. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcrimjus.2010.7.004

Ragatz, L.L., Anderson, R.J., Fremouw, W., & Schwartz, R. (2010). Criminal thinking patterns, aggression styles, and the psychopathic traits of late high school bullies and bully-victims. Aggressive Behavior, 37(2) 145-160. https://doi.org/10.1002/ab.20377

2009 Publications

Chaffin, M., Levenson, J.S., Letourneau, E.J., & Stern, P. (2009). How safe are trick-or-treaters? An analysis of child sex crime rates on Halloween. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 21, 363-374. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063209340143

Henggeler, S.W., Letourneau, E.J., Chapman, J.E., Borduin, C.M., Schewe, P.A., & McCart, M.R. (2009). Mediators of change for multisystemic therapy with juvenile sexual offenders. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 77(3) 451-462. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0013971

Letourneau, E.J., Bandyopadhyay, D., Sinha, D., & Armstrong, K.S. (2009a). The effects of sex offender registration policies on juvenile justice decision making. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 21, 149-165. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063208328678

Letourneau, E.J., Bandyopadhyay, D., Sinha, D., & Armstrong, K.S. (2009b). The influence of sex offender registration on juvenile sexual recidivism. Criminal Justice Policy Review, 20(2) 136-153. https://doi.org/10.1177/0887403408327917

Letourneau, E.J., Borduin, C.M., & Schaeffer, C.M. (2009). Multisystemic therapy for youth with problem sexual behaviors. In A.R. Beech, L.A. Craig, & K.D. Browne (Eds) Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders: A Handbook. John Wiley & Sons.

Letourneau, E.J., Henggeler, S.W., Borduin, C.M., Schewe, P.A., McCart, M.R., Chapman, J.E., & Saldana, L. (2009). Multisystemic therapy for juvenile sexual offenders: 1-year results from a randomized effectiveness trial. Journal of Family Psychology, 23(1) 89-102. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0014352

2008 Publications

Letourneau, E.J., & Armstrong, K.S. (2008). Recidivism rates for registered and nonregistered juvenile sexual offenders. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 20, 393-408. https://doi.org/10.1177/1079063208324661

Letourneau, E.J., & Borduin, C.M. (2008). The effective treatment of juveniles who sexually offend: An ethical imperative. Ethics and Behavior, 18(2-3) 286-306. https://doi.org/10.1080/10508420802066940

Letourneau, E.J., Chapman, J.E., & Schoenwald, S.K. (2008). Treatment outcome and criminal offending by youth with sexual behavior problems. Child Maltreatment, 13(2) 133-144. https://doi.org/10.1177/1077559507306717

Shields, R.T. (2008). Lifestyles and Violent Death: Does Education and Employment Background Differ Between Victims of Homicide and Suicide? [Doctoral dissertation, University of Baltimore].

Shields, R.T., & Ward, B.W. (2008). Comparison of the National Violent Death Reporting System and Supplementary Homicide Report: Potential benefits of integration. Justice Research and Policy, 10(2) 67-97. https://doi.org/10.3818/JRP.10.2.2008.67

Silovsky, J.F., & Letourneau, E.J. (2008). Introduction to special issue on children with sexual behavior problems. Child Maltreatment, 13(2) 107-109. https://doi.org/10.1177/1077559508315354

2006 Publications

Chaffin, M., Hanson, R., Saunders, B.E., Nichols, T., Barnett, D., Zeanah, C., Berliner, L., Egeland, B., Newman, E., Lyon, T., Letourneau, E.J., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2006). Report of the APSAC task force on attachment therapy, reactive attachment disorder, and attachment problems. Child Maltreatment, 11(1) 76-89. https://doi.org/10.1177/1077559505283699

Letourneau, E.J. (2006). Legal consequences of juvenile sex offending in the United States. In H.E. Barbaree, & W.L. Marshall (Eds), The Juvenile Sex Offender (pp. 275-290). Guildford Press.

2005 Publications

Halliday-Boykins, C.A., Schoenwald, S.K., & Letourneau, E.J. (2005a). Caregiver-therapist ethnic similarity predicts youth outcomes from an empirically based treatment. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 73(5) 808-818. https://doi.org/10.1037/0022-006X.73.5.808

Letourneau, E.J., & Miner, M.H. (2005). Juvenile sex offenders: A case against the legal and clinical status quo. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 17, 313-331. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11194-005-5059-y

Schoenwald, S.K., Letourneau, E.J., & Halliday-Boykins, C. (2005). Predicting therapist adherence to a transported family-based treatment for youth. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 34(4) 658-670. https://doi.org/10.1207/s15374424jccp3404_8

2004 Publications

Letourneau, E.J. (2004a). A comment on the first report. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 16(1). https://doi.org/10.1177/107906320401600106

Letourneau, E.J. (2004b). Multisystemic Treatment. In S.G Hofmann, & M.C. Tompson (Eds) Treating Chronic and Severe Mental Disorders: A Handbook of Empirically Supported Interventions. Guilford Press.

Letourneau, E.J., Schoenwald, S.K., & Sheidow, A.J. (2004). Children and adolescents with sexual behavior problems. Child Maltreatment, 9(1) 49-61. https://doi.org/10.1177/1077559503260308

Schoenwald, S.K., Sheidow, A.J., & Letourneau, E.J. (2004). Toward effective quality assurance in evidence-based practice: Links between expert consultation, therapist fidelity, and child outcomes. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 33(1) 94-104. https://doi.org/10.1207/S15374424JCCP3301_10

2003 Publications

Schoenwald, S.K., Sheidow, A.J., Letourneau, E.J., & Liao, J.G. (2003). Transportability of multisystemic therapy: Evidence for multilevel influences. Mental Health Services Research, 5, 223-239. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1026229102151

2002 Publications

Chaffin, M., Letourneau, E.J., & Silovsky, J.F. (2002). Adults, adolescents, and children who sexually abused children: A developmental perspective. In J.E.B. Myers, L. Berliner, J. Briere, C.T. Hendrix, C. Jenny, & T.A. Reid (Eds.), The APSAC handbook on child maltreatment (pp.205-232). Sage Publications, Inc. https://psycnet.apa.org/record/2002-06051-011

Henggeler, S.W., Schoenwald, S.K., Liao, J.G., Letourneau, E.J., & Edwards, D.L. (2002). Transporting efficacious treatments to field settings: The link between supervisory practices and therapist fidelity in MST programs. Journal of Clinical Child Psychology, 31(2) 155-167. https://doi.org/10.1207/S15374424JCCP3102_02

Letourneau, E.J. (2002). A comparison of objective measures of sexual arousal and interest: Visual reaction time and penile plethsmography. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 14, 207-224. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1015366324325

2000 Publications

Smith, D.W., Letourneau, E.J., Saunders, B.E., Kilpatrick, D.G., Resnick, H.S., & Best, C.L. (2000). Delay in disclosure of childhood rape: Results from a national survey. Child Abuse & Neglect, 24(2) 273-287. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0145-2134(99)00130-1

1999 Publications

Letourneau, E.J., Holmes, M., & Chasedunn-Roark, J. (1999). Gynecological health consequences to victims of interpersonal violence. Women’s Health Issues, 9(2) 115-120. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1049-3867(98)00031-0

Letourneau, E.J., Lewis, T.C. (1999). The portrayal of child sexual assault in introductory psychology textbooks. Teaching of Psychology, 26(4) 253-258. https://doi.org/10.1207/S15328023TOP260402

1998 Publications

Holmes, M.M., Letourneau, E.J., & Vermillion, S.T. (1998). A psychiatrist’s guide to sexual dysfunction in women. Medical Update for Psychiatrists, 3(4) 105-112. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1082-7579(98)00013-2

1997 Publications

O’Donohue, W., Letourneau, E.J., & Dowling, H. (1997). Development and preliminary validation of a paraphilic sexual fantasy questionnaire. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 9, 167-178. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02675062

Letourneau, E.J., & O’Donohue, W. (1997). Classical conditioning of female sexual arousal. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 26(1) 63-78. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1024573420228

Letourneau, E.J., Schewe, P.A., & Frueh, B.C. (1997). Preliminary evaluation of sexual problems in combat veterans with PTSD. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 10, 125-132. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1024868632543

1996 Publications

Letourneau, E.J., Resnick, H.S., Kilpatrick, D.G., Saunders, B.E., & Best, C.L. (1996). Comorbidity of sexual problems and posttraumatic stress disorder in female crime victims. Behavior Therapy, 27(3) 321-336. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0005-7894(96)80020-7

1995 Publications

Gold, S.R., Letourneau, E.J., & O’Donohue, W. (1995). Sexual interaction skills. In W.O’Donohue, & L. Krasner (Eds) Handbook of Psychological Skills Training: Clinical Techniques and Applications. (pp. 229-246). Allyn & Bacon.

1993 Publications

O’Donohue, W., Letourneau, E.J., & Geer, J.H. (1993). Premature ejaculation. In Handbook of Sexual Dysfunction. Allyn & Bacon.

1992 Publications

O’Donohue, W., & Letourneau, E.J. (1992). The psychometric properties of the penile tumescence assessment of child molesters. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 14(2) 123-174. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00965172

Letourneau, E.J. (1992). Development and psychometric evaluation of the sex fantasy questionnaire. [Dissertation: Northern Illinois University] http://commons.lib.niu.edu/handle/10843/15384