Heather A Turner

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Affiliation: University of New Hampshire
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Community disorder, victimization exposure, and mental health in a national sample of youth
    Heather A Turner
    Department of Sociology and Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 54:258-75. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Family structure, victimization, and child mental health in a nationally representative sample
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03857, USA
    Soc Sci Med 87:39-51. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Recent victimization exposure and suicidal ideation in adolescents
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:1149-54. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Family context, victimization, and child trauma symptoms: variations in safe, stable, and nurturing relationships during early and middle childhood
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, 126 Horton Social Science Center, 20 Academic Way, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 82:209-19. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Disability and victimization in a national sample of children and youth
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03857, USA
    Child Maltreat 16:275-86. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Specifying type and location of peer victimization in a national sample of children and youth
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 40:1052-67. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Infant victimization in a nationally representative sample
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Pediatrics 126:44-52. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Child mental health problems as risk factors for victimization
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University ofNew Hampshire, 126 Horton Social Science Center, 20 Academic Way, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Child Maltreat 15:132-43. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Family structure variations in patterns and predictors of child victimization
    Heather A Turner
    University of New Hampshire, Crimes against Children Research Center, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 77:282-95. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Poly-victimization: a neglected component in child victimization
    David Finkelhor
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, 126 Horton Social Science Center, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 31:7-26. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Community disorder, victimization exposure, and mental health in a national sample of youth
    Heather A Turner
    Department of Sociology and Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 54:258-75. 2013
    ..A measure of the total number of victimization types to which youth were exposed (i.e., level of "poly-victimization") had the strongest mediating effect...
  2. doi request reprint Family structure, victimization, and child mental health in a nationally representative sample
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03857, USA
    Soc Sci Med 87:39-51. 2013
    ..A summary measure of children's exposure to multiple forms of victimization was the strongest predictor of distress symptoms...
  3. doi request reprint Recent victimization exposure and suicidal ideation in adolescents
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166:1149-54. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Family context, victimization, and child trauma symptoms: variations in safe, stable, and nurturing relationships during early and middle childhood
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, 126 Horton Social Science Center, 20 Academic Way, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 82:209-19. 2012
    ..Also, findings supported a cumulative risk model, whereby trauma symptom levels increased with each additional SSNR risk factor to which children were exposed. Implications for research and practice are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Disability and victimization in a national sample of children and youth
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03857, USA
    Child Maltreat 16:275-86. 2011
    ..It appears that disabilities associated with interpersonal and behavioral difficulties are most strongly associated with victimization risks...
  6. doi request reprint Specifying type and location of peer victimization in a national sample of children and youth
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 40:1052-67. 2011
    ..The findings highlight the importance of comprehensive measurement of multiple forms of peer victimization that occur both at school and elsewhere, rather than focusing exclusively on traditional measures of school-focused bullying...
  7. doi request reprint Infant victimization in a nationally representative sample
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Pediatrics 126:44-52. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Child mental health problems as risk factors for victimization
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University ofNew Hampshire, 126 Horton Social Science Center, 20 Academic Way, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Child Maltreat 15:132-43. 2010
    ..Future interventions might consider targeting youth with co-occurring internalizing and externalizing symptoms during especially vulnerable developmental stages...
  9. ncbi request reprint Family structure variations in patterns and predictors of child victimization
    Heather A Turner
    University of New Hampshire, Crimes against Children Research Center, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 77:282-95. 2007
    ..Victimization risk in single parent families was more affected by their lower socioeconomic status and residence in more violence neighborhoods and schools...
  10. ncbi request reprint Poly-victimization: a neglected component in child victimization
    David Finkelhor
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, 126 Horton Social Science Center, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 31:7-26. 2007
    ..To assess the role of multiple victimization, or what is termed in this article "poly-victimization," in explaining trauma symptomatology...
  11. doi request reprint Violence, crime, and abuse exposure in a national sample of children and youth: an update
    David Finkelhor
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    JAMA Pediatr 167:614-21. 2013
    ..Because exposure to violence, crime, and abuse has been shown to have serious consequences on child development, physicians and policymakers need to know the kinds of exposure that occur at various developmental stages...
  12. doi request reprint The developmental epidemiology of childhood victimization
    David Finkelhor
    University of New Hampshire, USA
    J Interpers Violence 24:711-31. 2009
    ..The complex and diverse patterns of developmental vulnerability to different kinds of victimization at different ages need more exploration and explanation in order to better target prevention and intervention policies...
  13. ncbi request reprint Re-victimization patterns in a national longitudinal sample of children and youth
    David Finkelhor
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, 126 Horton Social Science Center, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 31:479-502. 2007
    ..To understand to the degree to which a broad variety of victimizations, including child maltreatment, conventional crime, peer, and sexual victimizations, persist for children from 1 year to the next...
  14. doi request reprint Poly-victimization in a national sample of children and youth
    Heather A Turner
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, 20 Academic Way, Durham, NH 03857, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:323-30. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Lifetime assessment of poly-victimization in a national sample of children and youth
    David Finkelhor
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, 126 Horton Social Science Center, 20 College Road, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 33:403-11. 2009
    ..Also to compare such children to other victims and non-victims, and assess the contribution of cumulative victimization to levels of psychological distress...
  16. doi request reprint The effects of adolescent victimization on self-concept and depressive symptoms
    Heather A Turner
    Sociology Department, Horton Social Science Center, University of New Hampshire, 20 College Road, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Child Maltreat 15:76-90. 2010
    ..Results suggest that sexual victimization experiences may have uniquely powerful effects on self-esteem that are not apparent for other types of victimization and stress...
  17. ncbi request reprint Polyvictimization and trauma in a national longitudinal cohort
    David Finkelhor
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, 126 Horton Social Science Center, 20 College Road, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 19:149-66. 2007
    ..When polyvictimization was taken into account, it greatly reduced or eliminated the association between most other individual victimizations and symptomatology scores...
  18. ncbi request reprint Measuring poly-victimization using the Juvenile Victimization Questionnaire
    David Finkelhor
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, 126 Horton Social Science Center, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 29:1297-312. 2005
    ..This paper compares alternative ways of identifying such children using questions from the Juvenile Victimization Questionnaire (JVQ)...
  19. ncbi request reprint The effect of lifetime victimization on the mental health of children and adolescents
    Heather A Turner
    Department of Sociology, Horton Social Science Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:13-27. 2006
    ..Results suggest that cumulative exposure to multiple forms of victimization over a child's life-course represents a substantial source of mental health risk...
  20. ncbi request reprint Understanding variations in exposure to social stress
    Heather A Turner
    University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Health (London) 9:209-40. 2005
    ..Findings suggest that the onset of chronic stress is more affected by personal characteristics, such as emotional reliance and disorder history, than is onset of life events. Implications of these findings are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint The significance of employment for chronic stress and psychological distress among rural single mothers
    Heather A Turner
    Department of Sociology, Horton Social Science Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 40:181-93. 2007
    ..However, there was also a statistical interaction between employment status and financial stress such that the harmful effect of financial stress on well-being was greater for employed women. Implications of the findings are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Trends in children's exposure to violence, 2003 to 2011
    David Finkelhor
    Crimes against Children Research Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham
    JAMA Pediatr 168:540-6. 2014
    ..The study suggests that years of public policy designed to reduce the burden of violence and victimization among youths is having some success...