Thema Bryant-Davis

Summary

Affiliation: Pepperdine University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint From the margins to the center: ethnic minority women and the mental health effects of sexual assault
    Thema Bryant-Davis
    Pepperdine University, Encino, CA 91436, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 10:330-57. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Surviving the storm: the role of social support and religious coping in sexual assault recovery of African American women
    Thema Bryant-Davis
    Graduate School of Education and Psychology, Pepperdine University, 16830 Ventura Blvd, Suite 200, Encino, CA 91436, USA
    Violence Against Women 17:1601-18. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Struggling to survive: sexual assault, poverty, and mental health outcomes of African American women
    Thema Bryant-Davis
    Graduate School of Education and Psychology, Pepperdine University, Encino, CA 91436, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 80:61-70. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Shattering silence: exploring barriers to disclosure for African American sexual assault survivors
    Shaquita Tillman
    Pepperdine University, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 11:59-70. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Stifled voices: barriers to help-seeking behavior for South African childhood sexual assault survivors
    Kimberly Smith
    Graduate School of Education and Psychology, Pepperdine University, 6100 Center Drive, 5th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 19:255-74. 2010

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint From the margins to the center: ethnic minority women and the mental health effects of sexual assault
    Thema Bryant-Davis
    Pepperdine University, Encino, CA 91436, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 10:330-57. 2009
    ..Literature related to cultural beliefs, community attitudes, and perceived social support in relation to sexualized violence are also reviewed. Finally, practice, research, and policy implications are discussed...
  2. doi request reprint Surviving the storm: the role of social support and religious coping in sexual assault recovery of African American women
    Thema Bryant-Davis
    Graduate School of Education and Psychology, Pepperdine University, 16830 Ventura Blvd, Suite 200, Encino, CA 91436, USA
    Violence Against Women 17:1601-18. 2011
    ..Conversely, increased use of religious coping was related to greater endorsement of depression and PTSD symptoms. Counseling and research implications are explored...
  3. doi request reprint Struggling to survive: sexual assault, poverty, and mental health outcomes of African American women
    Thema Bryant-Davis
    Graduate School of Education and Psychology, Pepperdine University, Encino, CA 91436, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 80:61-70. 2010
    ..There was no significant relationship between poverty and suicidal ideation. Counseling and research implications are discussed...
  4. doi request reprint Shattering silence: exploring barriers to disclosure for African American sexual assault survivors
    Shaquita Tillman
    Pepperdine University, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 11:59-70. 2010
    ..The authors provide a summary of the literature, gaps in current empirical studies, and needs for future study. Culturally relevant intervention recommendations are described. Finally, implications for sexual assault policy are provided...
  5. doi request reprint Stifled voices: barriers to help-seeking behavior for South African childhood sexual assault survivors
    Kimberly Smith
    Graduate School of Education and Psychology, Pepperdine University, 6100 Center Drive, 5th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90045, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 19:255-74. 2010
    ..Finally, clinical implications, culturally relevant psychotherapeutic techniques, and suggestions for future research are provided in an effort to reduce the negative mental health consequences for the victims...