SARAH ULLMAN

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Trauma histories, substance use coping, PTSD, and problem substance use among sexual assault victims
    Sarah E Ullman
    University of Illinois at Chicago 1007 West Harrison Street Chicago, IL 60607 7140, United States
    Addict Behav 38:2219-23. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Relationship to perpetrator, disclosure, social reactions, and PTSD symptoms in child sexual abuse survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Criminal Justice Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 16:19-36. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparing gang and individual rapes in a community sample of urban women
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminal Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Violence Vict 22:43-51. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Asking research participants about trauma and abuse
    Sarah E Ullman
    Criminal Justice Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    Am Psychol 62:329-30; discussion 330-2. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial correlates of PTSD symptom severity in sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Criminal Justice Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:821-31. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of PTSD in a community sample of sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminology, Law, Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    J Trauma Dissociation 9:507-24. 2008
  7. pmc Revictimization as a moderator of psychosocial risk factors for problem drinking in female sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminology, Law, and Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison Street, M C 141, Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:41-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Correlates of serious suicidal ideation and attempts in female adult sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminology, Law, and Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:47-57. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Child sexual abuse, post-traumatic stress disorder, and substance use: predictors of revictimization in adult sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminology, Law, and Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 18:367-85. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Alcohol-related help-seeking in problem drinking women sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminology, Law, and Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:341-53. 2010

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. pmc Trauma histories, substance use coping, PTSD, and problem substance use among sexual assault victims
    Sarah E Ullman
    University of Illinois at Chicago 1007 West Harrison Street Chicago, IL 60607 7140, United States
    Addict Behav 38:2219-23. 2013
    ..Identifying women's histories of different traumas may help to identify those at greater risk for substance use problems...
  2. ncbi request reprint Relationship to perpetrator, disclosure, social reactions, and PTSD symptoms in child sexual abuse survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Criminal Justice Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 16:19-36. 2007
    ..Results are discussed in the context of Freyd's (1996) betrayal trauma theory, in order to better understand the traumatic impact of CSA...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparing gang and individual rapes in a community sample of urban women
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminal Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Violence Vict 22:43-51. 2007
    ..Suggestions for future research and intervention with gang rape victims are provided...
  4. ncbi request reprint Asking research participants about trauma and abuse
    Sarah E Ullman
    Criminal Justice Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    Am Psychol 62:329-30; discussion 330-2. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial correlates of PTSD symptom severity in sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Criminal Justice Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:821-31. 2007
    ..Recommendations for intervention and treatment with sexual assault survivors are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of PTSD in a community sample of sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminology, Law, Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    J Trauma Dissociation 9:507-24. 2008
    ..Tests of measurement invariance across race and education suggest that differences may exist in the underlying factor structure of PTSD...
  7. pmc Revictimization as a moderator of psychosocial risk factors for problem drinking in female sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminology, Law, and Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison Street, M C 141, Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:41-9. 2009
    ..Therefore, the current study examined psychosocial factors, problem drinking, and revictimization in women ASA survivors...
  8. doi request reprint Correlates of serious suicidal ideation and attempts in female adult sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminology, Law, and Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:47-57. 2009
    ..Specifically, using substances to cope and self-blame predicted greater ideation, whereas receiving aid/information support was related to less ideation. Implications for research and treatment are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Child sexual abuse, post-traumatic stress disorder, and substance use: predictors of revictimization in adult sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminology, Law, and Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 18:367-85. 2009
    ..Thus, numbing symptoms and problem drinking may be independent risk factors for sexual revictimization in adult sexual assault victims, particularly for women with a history of childhood sexual abuse...
  10. doi request reprint Alcohol-related help-seeking in problem drinking women sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminology, Law, and Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:341-53. 2010
    ..Limitations and implications are noted and recommendations for future research are made. This study was funded by the National Institutes on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism...
  11. ncbi request reprint Understanding alcohol-related sexual assaults: characteristics and consequences
    Sarah E Ullman
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Criminology, Law, and Justice, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Violence Vict 25:29-44. 2010
    ..Understanding the effects of alcohol-related assaults is important for identifying victims who should be targeted for mental health and substance use interventions...
  12. doi request reprint Prospective changes in attributions of self-blame and social reactions to women's disclosures of adult sexual assault
    Sarah E Ullman
    University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:1934-62. 2011
    ..Thus, relationships between self-blame and social reactions were not reciprocal but rather quite complex. The effects of victims' coping strategies and sexual revictimization were also assessed...
  13. doi request reprint Longitudinal tracking methods in a study of adult women sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminology, Law, and Justice, 1007 West Harrison Street, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    Violence Against Women 17:189-200. 2011
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  14. ncbi request reprint Correlates of comorbid PTSD and polysubstance use in sexual assault victims
    Sarah E Ullman
    Criminal Justice Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60607, USA
    Violence Vict 21:725-43. 2006
    ..Implications for future research are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint The role of victim-offender relationship in women's sexual assault experiences
    Sarah E Ullman
    Criminal Justice Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:798-819. 2006
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  16. ncbi request reprint Sexual assault, social reactions, and physical health
    S E Ullman
    Department of Criminal Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago 60607 7140, USA
    Womens Health 1:289-308. 1995
    ..Implications for studying the role of social reactions in relation to health consequences of sexual assault are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Trauma exposure, posttraumatic stress disorder and problem drinking in sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminal Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:610-9. 2005
    ..This study examined how trauma histories, alcohol-related cognitive mediators and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) relate to past-year problem drinking in adult female sexual assault survivors...
  18. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and adult sexual assault in a national sample of women
    S E Ullman
    Department of Criminal Justice M C 141, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    J Subst Abuse 11:405-20. 2000
    ..In particular, there is speculation that offender drinking may facilitate offenders' use of greater physical aggression against victims in their attacks, resulting in more serious injuries to victims...
  19. pmc Predictors of PTSD symptom severity and social reactions in sexual assault victims
    S E Ullman
    Department of Criminal Justice M C 141, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison Street, Chicago, Illinois 60607 7140, USA
    J Trauma Stress 14:369-89. 2001
    ..Telling more persons about the assault was related to more negative and positive reactions. Implications of these results for developing contextual theoretical models of rape-related PTSD are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Social reactions to child sexual abuse disclosures: a critical review
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminal Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL, 60607 7140, United States
    J Child Sex Abus 12:89-121. 2003
    ..Suggestions for future research on social reactions of others to adult survivors disclosing child sexual abuse are presented...
  21. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and child sexual abuse experiences of female college students
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminal Justice, University of Illinois, Chicago 60607 7140, USA
    J Child Sex Abus 14:67-89. 2005
    ..No ethnic differences emerged for depressive or PTSD symptoms. Implications are drawn for future research on the issue of ethnic differences in the aftermath of CSA experiences...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sexual assault history and suicidal behavior in a national sample of women
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminal Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago 60607 7140, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 32:117-30. 2002
    ..Implications for studying the role of sexual trauma and other psychosocial factors in relation to women's suicidal behavior are discussed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Correlates of comorbid PTSD and drinking problems among sexual assault survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Criminal Justice Department, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60607, USA
    Addict Behav 31:128-32. 2006
    ..Implications for future research and treatment with sexual assault victims are discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Child sexual abuse, coping responses, self-blame, posttraumatic stress disorder, and adult sexual revictimization
    Henrietta H Filipas
    University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:652-72. 2006
    ..The only factor that predicted revictimization in this study was the number of maladaptive coping strategies used. Implications of these findings are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in social reactions to abuse disclosures, post-abuse coping, and PTSD of child sexual abuse survivors
    Sarah E Ullman
    Department of Criminal Justice M C 141, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607 7140, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 29:767-782. 2005
    ..This research examines the understudied issue of gender differences in disclosure, social reactions, post-abuse coping, and PTSD of adult survivors of child sexual abuse (CSA)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Barriers to working with sexual assault survivors: a qualitative study of rape crisis center workers
    Sarah E Ullman
    University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Violence Against Women 13:412-43. 2007
    ..Staff burnout was a major barrier affecting advocates' ability to help survivors. Finally, the most salient direct service barrier was secondary victimization by criminal justice and medical or mental health systems...
  27. pmc The roles of victim and offender substance use in sexual assault outcomes
    Leanne R Brecklin
    Criminal Justice Department, University of Illinois at Springfield, One University Plaza, MS PAC 384, Springfield, IL 62703 5407, USA
    J Interpers Violence 25:1503-22. 2010
    ..Study limitations and suggestions for future research on the role of victim and offender substance use in rape incidents are presented...
  28. ncbi request reprint Correlates of women's sexual assault disclosure to informal and formal support sources
    Laura L Starzynski
    Department of Criminal Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Violence Vict 20:417-32. 2005
    ..Implications for future research and intervention are discussed...
  29. ncbi request reprint The roles of victim and offender alcohol use in sexual assaults: results from the National Violence Against Women Survey
    Leanne R Brecklin
    Department of Criminal Justice, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60607 7140, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:57-63. 2002
    ..The roles of victim and offender alcohol use in the outcomes of sexual assault incidents (rape completion, injury and medical care) were studied...
  30. ncbi request reprint Women's experiences of male-perpetrated sexual assault by sexual orientation
    Susan M Long
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Chicago 60607, USA
    Violence Vict 22:684-701. 2007
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  31. pmc Prospective effects of sexual victimization on PTSD and problem drinking
    Cynthia J Najdowski
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60607 7137, United States
    Addict Behav 34:965-8. 2009
    ..Rather, experiencing revictimization during the study predicted survivors' prospective PTSD and problem drinking symptoms. Implications and recommendations for future research are discussed...
  32. ncbi request reprint Self-defense or assertiveness training and women's responses to sexual attacks
    Leanne R Brecklin
    Criminal Justice Department, University of Illinois at Springfield, 62703 5407, USA
    J Interpers Violence 20:738-62. 2005
    ..Suggestions for future research on women's self-defense training and rape prevention are offered...
  33. pmc Exploring the relationships of women's sexual assault disclosure, social reactions, and problem drinking
    Sarah E Ullman
    University of Illinois at Chicago
    J Interpers Violence 23:1235-57. 2008
    ..Implications for future research and possible support interventions with problem-drinking victims are provided...
  34. ncbi request reprint Interviewing clinicians and advocates who work with sexual assault survivors: a personal perspective on moving from quantitative to qualitative research methods
    Sarah E Ullman
    University of Illinois Chicago, USA
    Violence Against Women 11:1113-39. 2005
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