Heather N Taussig

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Does severity of physical neglect moderate the impact of an efficacious preventive intervention for maltreated children in foster care?
    Heather N Taussig
    The Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, CO, USA
    Child Maltreat 18:56-64. 2013
  2. pmc RCT of a mentoring and skills group program: placement and permanency outcomes for foster youth
    Heather N Taussig
    Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Colorado, The Gary Pavilion at The Children s Hospital, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e33-9. 2012
  3. pmc Psychosocial consequences of caregiver transitions for maltreated youth entering foster care: the moderating impact of community violence exposure
    Edward F Garrido
    University of Colorado Denver, CO, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 81:382-9. 2011
  4. pmc Does subtype matter? Assessing the effects of maltreatment on functioning in preadolescent youth in out-of-home care
    Christie L M Petrenko
    Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, Department of Pediatrics at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, The Gary Pavilion at Children s Hospital Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 36:633-44. 2012
  5. pmc Fostering healthy futures: an innovative preventive intervention for preadolescent youth in out-of-home care
    Heather N Taussig
    Fostering Healthy Futures Program, The Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Child Welfare 86:113-31. 2007
  6. pmc Impact of a mentoring and skills group program on mental health outcomes for maltreated children in foster care
    Heather N Taussig
    The Kempe Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, The Gary Pavilion at The Children s Hospital, Anschutz Medical Campus, 13123 E 16th Ave, B 390, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:739-46. 2010
  7. pmc Does community violence exposure predict trauma symptoms in a sample of maltreated youth in foster care?
    Edward F Garrido
    The Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, University of Colorado, Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Violence Vict 25:755-69. 2010
  8. pmc Cumulative risk exposure and mental health symptoms among maltreated youth placed in out-of-home care
    TALI RAVIV
    Kempe National Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 34:742-51. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Dissociative symptoms and academic functioning in maltreated children: a preliminary study
    Sarah E D Perzow
    The Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Trauma Dissociation 14:302-11. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Risk behaviors in maltreated youth placed in foster care: a longitudinal study of protective and vulnerability factors
    Heather N Taussig
    Department of Pediatrics, Kempe Children s Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1825 Marion St, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 26:1179-99. 2002

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Does severity of physical neglect moderate the impact of an efficacious preventive intervention for maltreated children in foster care?
    Heather N Taussig
    The Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, CO, USA
    Child Maltreat 18:56-64. 2013
    ..Findings did not support this hypothesis, however, as severity of physical neglect did not significantly moderate the impact of the intervention on psychosocial outcomes...
  2. pmc RCT of a mentoring and skills group program: placement and permanency outcomes for foster youth
    Heather N Taussig
    Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Colorado, The Gary Pavilion at The Children s Hospital, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Pediatrics 130:e33-9. 2012
    ..To examine the impact of a mentoring and skills group intervention for preadolescent children in foster care on placement stability and permanence at 1-year postintervention...
  3. pmc Psychosocial consequences of caregiver transitions for maltreated youth entering foster care: the moderating impact of community violence exposure
    Edward F Garrido
    University of Colorado Denver, CO, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 81:382-9. 2011
    ..The results of the study are discussed in terms of their implications for child welfare services...
  4. pmc Does subtype matter? Assessing the effects of maltreatment on functioning in preadolescent youth in out-of-home care
    Christie L M Petrenko
    Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, Department of Pediatrics at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, The Gary Pavilion at Children s Hospital Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 36:633-44. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc Fostering healthy futures: an innovative preventive intervention for preadolescent youth in out-of-home care
    Heather N Taussig
    Fostering Healthy Futures Program, The Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Child Welfare 86:113-31. 2007
    ..The ultimate goal of this research is to develop more efficacious interventions, thereby reducing adverse life-course outcomes and promoting healthy futures, not only for youth in out-of-home care, but for all youth at risk...
  6. pmc Impact of a mentoring and skills group program on mental health outcomes for maltreated children in foster care
    Heather N Taussig
    The Kempe Center, Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, The Gary Pavilion at The Children s Hospital, Anschutz Medical Campus, 13123 E 16th Ave, B 390, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:739-46. 2010
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of the Fostering Healthy Futures program in reducing mental health problems and associated problems...
  7. pmc Does community violence exposure predict trauma symptoms in a sample of maltreated youth in foster care?
    Edward F Garrido
    The Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, University of Colorado, Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Violence Vict 25:755-69. 2010
    ..These findings are discussed in terms of their implications for interventions aimed at addressing the needs of children exposed to violence...
  8. pmc Cumulative risk exposure and mental health symptoms among maltreated youth placed in out-of-home care
    TALI RAVIV
    Kempe National Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 34:742-51. 2010
    ..The goal of the current study was to elucidate the relation between cumulative risk and mental health symptomatology...
  9. doi request reprint Dissociative symptoms and academic functioning in maltreated children: a preliminary study
    Sarah E D Perzow
    The Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Trauma Dissociation 14:302-11. 2013
    ..Implications for school personnel are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Risk behaviors in maltreated youth placed in foster care: a longitudinal study of protective and vulnerability factors
    Heather N Taussig
    Department of Pediatrics, Kempe Children s Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 1825 Marion St, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 26:1179-99. 2002
    ..The current study examined protective and vulnerability factors in a longitudinal study of youth placed in foster care...
  11. pmc The relationship between time spent living with kin and adolescent functioning in youth with a history of out-of-home placement
    Heather N Taussig
    The Kempe Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse and Neglect, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 35:78-86. 2011
    ..This study examined the relationship between length of time living with kin and indices of adolescent well-being in a cohort of children who were initially court-ordered into out-of-home care...