M C Kenny

Summary

Affiliation: Florida International University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Latino parents' plans to communicate about sexuality with their children
    Maureen C Kenny
    Department of Leadership and Professional Studies, College of Education, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Health Commun 18:931-42. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Child sexual behavior inventory: a comparison between Latino and normative samples of preschoolers
    Maureen C Kenny
    Department of Leadership and Professional Studies, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Sex Res 50:449-57. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of a personal safety program with Latino preschoolers
    Maureen C Kenny
    Department of Leadership and Professional Studies, College of Education, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 21:368-85. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Preventing childhood sexual abuse: an ecological approach
    Maureen C Kenny
    Department of Leadership and Professional Studies, College of Education, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 21:361-7. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Family environment in Hispanic college females with a history of childhood sexual abuse
    Maureen C Kenny
    Department of Educational and Psychological Studies, College of Education, Florida International University, University Park, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 16:19-40. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Reporting suspected child abuse: a pilot comparison of middle and high school counselors and principals
    Maureen C Kenny
    Department of Educational and Psychological Studies, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 11:59-75. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Racial, ethnic, and cultural factors of childhood sexual abuse: a selected review of the literature
    M C Kenny
    Florida International University, College of Education, Mental Health Counseling, Miami 33199, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 20:905-22. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Mother-child agreement on self-report of anxiety in abused children
    M C Kenny
    Florida International University, College of Education, Educational Psychology and Special Education, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 11:463-72. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint Web-based training in child maltreatment for future mandated reporters
    Maureen C Kenny
    Florida International University, College of Education, ZEB 238B, University Park, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 31:671-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparing the self-concept of students with and without learning disabilities
    Amy M Gans
    Department of Educational and Psychological Studies, Florida International University, USA
    J Learn Disabil 36:287-95. 2003

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Latino parents' plans to communicate about sexuality with their children
    Maureen C Kenny
    Department of Leadership and Professional Studies, College of Education, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Health Commun 18:931-42. 2013
    ..Suggestions for assisting Latino parents with communications regarding sexuality topics are provided. ..
  2. doi request reprint Child sexual behavior inventory: a comparison between Latino and normative samples of preschoolers
    Maureen C Kenny
    Department of Leadership and Professional Studies, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Sex Res 50:449-57. 2013
    ..Possible cultural explanations for these elevations are explored...
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of a personal safety program with Latino preschoolers
    Maureen C Kenny
    Department of Leadership and Professional Studies, College of Education, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 21:368-85. 2012
    ..Although feedback provided by participating families was positive, recruiting participants and maintaining attendance at sessions was difficult. Discussion includes recommendations for future research and engagement of this population...
  4. doi request reprint Preventing childhood sexual abuse: an ecological approach
    Maureen C Kenny
    Department of Leadership and Professional Studies, College of Education, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 21:361-7. 2012
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  5. ncbi request reprint Family environment in Hispanic college females with a history of childhood sexual abuse
    Maureen C Kenny
    Department of Educational and Psychological Studies, College of Education, Florida International University, University Park, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 16:19-40. 2007
    ..Qualitative data revealed some patterns in these families regarding sexual discussions and poor conflict resolution skills. Implications for treatment of Hispanic victims are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reporting suspected child abuse: a pilot comparison of middle and high school counselors and principals
    Maureen C Kenny
    Department of Educational and Psychological Studies, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 11:59-75. 2002
    ..Most counselors and principals took appropriate action when presented with case examples of child sexual abuse. Recommendations for future research are provided...
  7. ncbi request reprint Racial, ethnic, and cultural factors of childhood sexual abuse: a selected review of the literature
    M C Kenny
    Florida International University, College of Education, Mental Health Counseling, Miami 33199, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 20:905-22. 2000
    ..A critique of the current weaknesses in the literature, including contradictions and recommendations for future research are also presented...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mother-child agreement on self-report of anxiety in abused children
    M C Kenny
    Florida International University, College of Education, Educational Psychology and Special Education, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 11:463-72. 1997
    ..The implications of the findings are discussed with respect to the validity of maternal and child report. Directions for future research are also offered...
  9. ncbi request reprint Web-based training in child maltreatment for future mandated reporters
    Maureen C Kenny
    Florida International University, College of Education, ZEB 238B, University Park, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 31:671-8. 2007
    ..The goal was to determine, via an objective test, whether students would gain information about abuse signs and symptoms and reporting laws...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparing the self-concept of students with and without learning disabilities
    Amy M Gans
    Department of Educational and Psychological Studies, Florida International University, USA
    J Learn Disabil 36:287-95. 2003
    ..There was no difference between groups on global self-concept. The limitations of this study are identified, and directions for future research are provided...
  11. doi request reprint Mandatory reporting legislation in the United States, Canada, and Australia: a cross-jurisdictional review of key features, differences, and issues
    Ben Mathews
    Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Child Maltreat 13:50-63. 2008
    ..These findings will also be instructive to those jurisdictions still developing their laws and to those that may, in the future, choose to design a system of mandatory reporting...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relationship of attributional style, depression, and posttrauma distress among children who suffered physical or sexual abuse
    Melissa K Runyon
    Center for Children s Support, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford 08084, USA
    Child Maltreat 7:254-64. 2002
    ..e., physical or sexual). However, the best predictor of PTSD-RI scores was an interaction effect between abuse type and negative attributional style. Clinical implications of these findings for children who suffer abuse are discussed...