Tracie O Afifi

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Affiliation: University of Manitoba
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Harsh physical punishment in childhood and adult physical health
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Pediatrics 132:e333-40. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Childhood maltreatment and substance use disorders among men and women in a nationally representative sample
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 57:677-86. 2012
  3. doi request reprint An examination of the relation between conduct disorder, childhood and adulthood traumatic events, and posttraumatic stress disorder in a nationally representative sample
    Tracie O Afifi
    Departments of Community Health Sciences, Psychiatry, and Family Social Sciences, University of Manitoba, S113 750 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3E 0W5, Canada
    J Psychiatr Res 45:1564-72. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Victimization and perpetration of intimate partner violence and substance use disorders in a nationally representative sample
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Manitoba, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:684-91. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Physical punishment and mental disorders: results from a nationally representative US sample
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, S113 750 Bannatyne Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 0W5
    Pediatrics 130:184-92. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Childhood adversity and personality disorders: results from a nationally representative population-based study
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, S113 Medical Services Building, 750 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 0W3, Canada
    J Psychiatr Res 45:814-22. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Child maltreatment in Canada: an understudied public health problem
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, S113 750 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3E 0W3
    Can J Public Health 102:459-61. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Combat and peacekeeping operations in relation to prevalence of mental disorders and perceived need for mental health care: findings from a large representative sample of military personnel
    Jitender Sareen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, 771 Bannatyne Ave, Winnipeg, MB PZ430, Canada R3E 3N4
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:843-52. 2007
  9. pmc Canadian military personnel's population attributable fractions of mental disorders and mental health service use associated with combat and peacekeeping operations
    Jitender Sareen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Public Health 98:2191-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Physical and mental comorbidity, disability, and suicidal behavior associated with posttraumatic stress disorder in a large community sample
    Jitender Sareen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Psychosom Med 69:242-8. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Harsh physical punishment in childhood and adult physical health
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Pediatrics 132:e333-40. 2013
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Childhood maltreatment and substance use disorders among men and women in a nationally representative sample
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 57:677-86. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint An examination of the relation between conduct disorder, childhood and adulthood traumatic events, and posttraumatic stress disorder in a nationally representative sample
    Tracie O Afifi
    Departments of Community Health Sciences, Psychiatry, and Family Social Sciences, University of Manitoba, S113 750 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3E 0W5, Canada
    J Psychiatr Res 45:1564-72. 2011
    ..However, these relationships have not been adequately examined in a population-based sample...
  4. doi request reprint Victimization and perpetration of intimate partner violence and substance use disorders in a nationally representative sample
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Manitoba, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:684-91. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Physical punishment and mental disorders: results from a nationally representative US sample
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, S113 750 Bannatyne Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 0W5
    Pediatrics 130:184-92. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Childhood adversity and personality disorders: results from a nationally representative population-based study
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, S113 Medical Services Building, 750 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 0W3, Canada
    J Psychiatr Res 45:814-22. 2011
    ..The purpose of the current study was to examine the relationship between a range of childhood adversities and PDs in a nationally representative sample while adjusting for Axis I mental disorders...
  7. ncbi request reprint Child maltreatment in Canada: an understudied public health problem
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, S113 750 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3E 0W3
    Can J Public Health 102:459-61. 2011
    ..Solutions for the barriers and challenges for the inclusion of child maltreatment data into nationally representative Canadian surveys are provided...
  8. ncbi request reprint Combat and peacekeeping operations in relation to prevalence of mental disorders and perceived need for mental health care: findings from a large representative sample of military personnel
    Jitender Sareen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, 771 Bannatyne Ave, Winnipeg, MB PZ430, Canada R3E 3N4
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:843-52. 2007
    ..Although military personnel are trained for combat and peacekeeping operations, accumulating evidence indicates that deployment-related exposure to traumatic events is associated with mental health problems and mental health service use...
  9. pmc Canadian military personnel's population attributable fractions of mental disorders and mental health service use associated with combat and peacekeeping operations
    Jitender Sareen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Public Health 98:2191-8. 2008
    ..We investigated mental disorders, suicidal ideation, self-perceived need for treatment, and mental health service utilization attributable to exposure to peacekeeping and combat operations among Canadian military personnel...
  10. ncbi request reprint Physical and mental comorbidity, disability, and suicidal behavior associated with posttraumatic stress disorder in a large community sample
    Jitender Sareen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Psychosom Med 69:242-8. 2007
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Externalizing psychopathology and risk for suicide attempt: cross-sectional and longitudinal findings from the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study
    Amber L Hills
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:293-7. 2009
    ..07-8.43), but appears less powerful in predicting long-term suicide risk (OR = 0.90; 95% CI = 0.25-3.18). These findings underline the importance of assessment of suicidality among individuals presenting with externalizing disorders...
  12. ncbi request reprint Mental health service use in a nationally representative Canadian survey
    Jitender Sareen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg
    Can J Psychiatry 50:753-61. 2005
    ..This study is the first investigation to examine the prevalence and correlates of mental health service use in a nationally representative Canadian survey...
  13. ncbi request reprint Child abuse and health-related quality of life in adulthood
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:797-804. 2007
    ..Child abuse is an important determinant of HRQOL. The ability to successfully reduce the occurrence of child abuse or provide early intervention after child abuse occurs may help to improve HRQOL in the general population...
  14. ncbi request reprint Childhood adversities and risk for suicidal ideation and attempts: a longitudinal population-based study
    Murray W Enns
    Department of Psychiatry and Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Canada
    Psychol Med 36:1769-78. 2006
    ..The present study examined the association between childhood adversities and new onset suicidal ideation and attempts in an adult population-based sample...
  15. ncbi request reprint Perceived need and help-seeking for mental health problems among Canadian provinces and territories
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba
    Can J Commun Ment Health 24:51-61. 2005
    ..Regional differences indicate that efforts to improve the delivery of care need to be tailored to specific areas in Canada...
  16. doi request reprint Demographic and social variables associated with problem gambling among men and women in Canada
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 178:395-400. 2010
    ..These findings have important public health implications for identifying men and women who may be more likely to become problem gamblers in the general population...
  17. pmc Population attributable fractions of psychiatric disorders and suicide ideation and attempts associated with adverse childhood experiences
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences at the University of Manitoba, PZ 430771 Bannatyne Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 3N4
    Am J Public Health 98:946-52. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the fractions of psychiatric disorders and suicide ideation and attempts in a general population sample attributable to childhood physical abuse, sexual abuse, and witnessing domestic violence...
  18. doi request reprint Relationship between adverse childhood experiences and homelessness and the impact of axis I and II disorders
    Leslie E Roos
    Leslie E Roos is with the Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene Natalie Mota is with the Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg Tracie O Afifi is with the Departments of Psychiatry, Community Health Sciences, and Family Social Science, University of Manitoba Laurence Y Katz is with the Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba Jino Distasio is with the Department of Geography, Institute of Urban Studies, University of Winnipeg, and the Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba Jitender Sareen is with the Departments of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba
    Am J Public Health 103:S275-81. 2013
    ..We investigated the links between homelessness associated with serious mental and physical healthy disparities and adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) in nationally representative data, with Axis I and II disorders as potential mediators...
  19. doi request reprint The relationship between child abuse, parental divorce, and lifetime mental disorders and suicidality in a nationally representative adult sample
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Manitoba, Canada
    Child Abuse Negl 33:139-47. 2009
    ..To determine how the experiences of child abuse and parental divorce are related to long-term mental health outcomes using a nationally representative adult sample after adjusting for sociodemographic variables and parental psychopathology...
  20. doi request reprint Mental health correlates of intimate partner violence in marital relationships in a nationally representative sample of males and females
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Interpers Violence 24:1398-417. 2009
    ..Further research is required to identify effective methods to reduce exposure to IPV and to adequately address the specific needs of male and female victims of IPV...
  21. ncbi request reprint Anxiety disorders and risk for suicide attempts: findings from the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment area follow-up study
    James M Bolton
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Depress Anxiety 25:477-81. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that anxiety disorders are independent risk factors for suicide attempts, and underscore the importance of anxiety disorders as a serious public health problem...
  22. ncbi request reprint The relation between types and frequency of gambling activities and problem gambling among women in Canada
    Tracie O Afifi
    Research Associate, Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Can J Psychiatry 55:21-8. 2010
    ..A population health model was used to understand the relation between types and frequency of gambling activities and problem gambling among women in Canada...
  23. ncbi request reprint The relationship between problem gambling and mental and physical health correlates among a nationally representative sample of Canadian women
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
    Can J Public Health 101:171-5. 2010
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Perceived need for mental health treatment in a nationally representative Canadian sample
    Jitender Sareen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg
    Can J Psychiatry 50:643-51. 2005
    ..This study aimed to examine the prevalence and correlates of self-perceived need for mental health services (that is, help seeking and perceived need) in a large, population-based sample...
  25. doi request reprint The association between adult attachment style, mental disorders, and suicidality: findings from a population-based study
    Daniel Palitsky
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychology and Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:579-86. 2013
    ..67-0.91). Clinicians should be aware of attachment issues in their patients to ensure better health outcomes and more effective physician-patient relationships...
  26. ncbi request reprint Anxiety disorders and risk for suicidal ideation and suicide attempts: a population-based longitudinal study of adults
    Jitender Sareen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, 771 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 3N4, Canada
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1249-57. 2005
    ..Controversy exists whether anxiety disorders are independently associated (ie, after adjusting for comorbid mental disorders) with suicidal ideation and suicide attempts...
  27. doi request reprint Relationship between household income and mental disorders: findings from a population-based longitudinal study
    Jitender Sareen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:419-27. 2011
    ..To date, findings on the relationship between income and mental illness have been mixed. Some studies have found that lower income is associated with mental illness, while other studies have not found this relationship...
  28. ncbi request reprint The associations between peer and parental relationships and suicidal behaviours in early adolescents
    Sarah A Fotti
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Can J Psychiatry 51:698-703. 2006
    ..To investigate associations between suicidal behaviours, including suicidal ideation and attempts, and poor peer and parental relationships in a nationally representative sample of Canadian adolescents aged 12 to 13 years...
  29. doi request reprint Childhood maltreatment and threats with weapons
    Hygiea Casiano
    Departments of Psychiatry and Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:856-61. 2009
    ..Prevention efforts that reduce exposure to maltreatment may reduce violent behavior in later life...
  30. ncbi request reprint Investigating health correlates of adolescent depression in Canada
    Tracie O Afifi
    University of Manitoba, Department of Community Health Sciences
    Can J Public Health 96:427-31. 2005
    ..Therefore, the aim of the present investigation was to understand which health determinants would be significantly associated with adolescent depression...
  31. ncbi request reprint Physical punishment, childhood abuse and psychiatric disorders
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Child Abuse Negl 30:1093-103. 2006
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint The associations between health risk behaviours and suicidal ideation and attempts in a nationally representative sample of young adolescents
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg
    Can J Psychiatry 52:666-74. 2007
    ..Young adolescents think about and attempt suicide. However, most existing research on suicide has been conducted on individuals aged 15 years and older...
  33. doi request reprint The relationship of gambling to intimate partner violence and child maltreatment in a nationally representative sample
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Manitoba, Canada
    J Psychiatr Res 44:331-7. 2010
    ..The results were attenuated when adjusted for lifetime mental disorders. These findings can be used as evidence-based research to inform healthy public gambling polices and inform prevention and intervention efforts...
  34. ncbi request reprint Resilience following child maltreatment: a review of protective factors
    Tracie O Afifi
    Assistant Professor, Departments of Community Health Sciences, Psychiatry, and Family Social Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba
    Can J Psychiatry 56:266-72. 2011
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Mental health profiles among married, never-married, and separated/divorced mothers in a nationally representative sample
    Tracie O Afifi
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:122-9. 2006
    ..The present study addressed the question "Are there differences in the prevalence of psychiatric disorders between married, never-married, and separated/divorced mothers?"..
  36. ncbi request reprint A national survey of gambling problems in Canada
    Brian J Cox
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 50:213-7. 2005
    ..To date, there has never been a national survey of gambling problems with representative interprovincial data. Using a new survey, we sought to compare prevalence figures across the 10 Canadian provinces...
  37. doi request reprint The relationship between physical intimate partner violence and sexually transmitted infection among women in India and the United States
    Rae Spiwak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Interpers Violence 28:2770-91. 2013
    ..75, 95% (CI)=0.84-3.65]. Individuals with exposure to physical IPV are at increased odds for STI. Age at first intercourse although a marker of risk, may not be an accurate marker of risky sexual behavior in both samples...