Stevan E Hobfoll
Affiliation: Kent State University
- The impact of perceived child physical and sexual abuse history on Native American women's psychological well-being and AIDS riskStevan E Hobfoll
Department of Psychology, Kent State University, Ohio 44242, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 70:252-7. 2002..Reasons for the greater predictive power of child physical-emotional abuse compared with child sexual abuse in a growing number of studies are discussed...
- Five essential elements of immediate and mid-term mass trauma intervention: empirical evidenceStevan E Hobfoll
Summa Kent State University, Center for the Treatment and Study of Traumatic Stress, Akron, OH 44310, USA
Psychiatry 70:283-315; discussion 316-69. 2007..These are promoting: 1) a sense of safety, 2) calming, 3) a sense of self- and community efficacy, 4) connectedness, and 5) hope...
- Effects and generalizability of communally oriented HIV-AIDS prevention versus general health promotion groups for single, inner-city women in urban clinicsStevan E Hobfoll
Applied Psychology Center, Department of Psychology, Kent State University, Ohio 44242 0001, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 70:950-60. 2002..Women in the HIV prevention group showed reduced point prevalences of medically tested sexually transmitted diseases at follow-up in some comparisons...
- The impact of communal-mastery versus self-mastery on emotional outcomes during stressful conditions: a prospective study of Native American womenStevan E Hobfoll
Applied Psychology Center, Kent State University, Ohio 44242, USA
Am J Community Psychol 30:853-71. 2002..In addition, the beneficial impact of communal-mastery was found to be more effective than self-mastery for these women...
- The association of exposure, risk, and resiliency factors with PTSD among Jews and Arabs exposed to repeated acts of terrorism in IsraelStevan E Hobfoll
Department of Psychology, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
J Trauma Stress 21:9-21. 2008..For Arabs, predictors were low education and economic resource loss among those exposed to terrorism. Findings for only those directly exposed to terrorism were similar to those for the overall national sample...
- Exposure to terrorism, stress-related mental health symptoms, and defensive coping among Jews and Arabs in IsraelStevan E Hobfoll
Department of Psychology, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242 0001, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 74:207-18. 2006..Further, PTSD symptoms in particular were related to greater authoritarian beliefs and ethnocentrism, suggesting how PTSD may lead to a self-protective style of defensive coping...
- The impact of resource loss and traumatic growth on probable PTSD and depression following terrorist attacksStevan E Hobfoll
The Applied Psychology Center, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242 0001, USA
J Trauma Stress 19:867-78. 2006..The authors' findings supported their hypotheses for resource loss, but traumatic growth was unrelated to psychological outcomes when other predictors were controlled...
- Resource loss, resource gain, and emotional outcomes among inner city womenStevan E Hobfoll
Department of Psychology, Kent State University, Ohio 44242 0001, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 84:632-43. 2003..Resource loss and worsening economic circumstances had more negative impact than resource gain and improving economic circumstances had positive impact, suggesting the greater saliency of loss than gain...
- The psychological impact of the Israel-Hezbollah War on Jews and Arabs in Israel: the impact of risk and resilience factorsPatrick A Palmieri
Summa Health System, Psychiatry, St Thomas Hospital, 4th Floor, Ambulatory Care Building, 444 North Main Street, Akron, OH 44310, USA
Soc Sci Med 67:1208-16. 2008..Thus, interventions that bolster these resources might prove effective in alleviating civilian psychopathology during war...
- The psychological impact of impending forced settler disengagement in Gaza: trauma and posttraumatic growthBrian J Hall
Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
J Trauma Stress 21:22-9. 2008..Posttraumatic growth was significantly related to a reduction in the odds of having probable PTSD. This latter finding is interpreted within our conceptualization of action-focused growth...
- Prevalence and correlates of sleep problems in adult israeli jews exposed to actual or threatened terrorist or rocket attacksPatrick A Palmieri
Summa Health System, Akron, OH 44310, USA
J Clin Sleep Med 6:557-64. 2010..To estimate the prevalence of, and to identify correlates of clinically significant sleep problems in adult Israeli citizens exposed to chronic terrorism and war trauma or threat thereof...
- Emotional numbing weakens abused inner-city women's resiliency resourcesDawn M Johnson
Summa Kent State Center for the Treatment and Study of Traumatic Stress, Summa Health System, Akron, OH, USA
J Trauma Stress 20:197-206. 2007..Emotional numbing symptoms of PTSD accounted most for women's resource loss. Findings highlight the importance of research and intervention that more directly examines the link between emotions and resource loss...
- Predictors of posttraumatic stress-related impairment in victims of terrorism and ongoing conflict in IsraelKatie J Chipman
Department of Psychiatry, Kent State Summa Health System Center for the Treatment and Study of Traumatic Stress, St Thomas Hospital, Akron, OH 44310, USA
Anxiety Stress Coping 24:255-71. 2011..Results suggest that addressing impairment only within the context of full PTSD misses many individuals experiencing significant PTS-related impairment...
- The double-barreled burden of child abuse and current stressful circumstances on adult women: The kindling effect of early traumatic experienceJeremiah A Schumm
Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, USA
J Trauma Stress 18:467-76. 2005..Results suggest that child abuse results in both greater stress exposure later and greater vulnerability to that exposure...
- The role of protective self-cognitions in the relationship between childhood trauma and later resource lossKristen H Walter
Department of Psychology, Kent State University and Cincinnati VA Medical Center, 3200 Vine Street, Mental Health Care Line A926, Cincinnati, Ohio 45220, USA
J Trauma Stress 23:264-73. 2010..The authors also examined an alternative model exploring the relationship between resource loss and later PTSD symptoms. Findings allude to the relationship of risk and resiliency variables among women with childhood trauma histories...
- Revictimization and interpersonal resource loss predicts PTSD among women in substance-use treatmentJeremiah A Schumm
Department of Psychology, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio 44242 0001, USA
J Trauma Stress 17:173-81. 2004..Results suggest that the traumatic origins of current PTSD among substance-using women are multifaceted and support the importance of considering interpersonal coping resources in evaluating and treating female substance users...
- Resource loss and naturalistic reduction of PTSD among inner-city womenKristen H Walter
Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
J Interpers Violence 24:482-98. 2009..This pattern suggests that as PTSD symptoms decrease, women's material and psychosocial resource loss diminishes, which in turn, may aid their recovery process...
- Exploring the association between posttraumatic growth and PTSD: a national study of Jews and Arabs following the 2006 Israeli-Hezbollah warBrian J Hall
Department of Behavioral Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 198:180-6. 2010..PTG was not related to well-being for any of these subgroups...
- Predictors of depressive symptoms among israeli jews and arabs during the Al aqsa intifada: a population-based cohort studyMelissa Tracy
Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 2548, USA
Ann Epidemiol 18:447-57. 2008..We sought to assess the predictors of depressive symptoms in a population-based cohort exposed to ongoing and widespread terrorism...
- Cumulative interpersonal traumas and social support as risk and resiliency factors in predicting PTSD and depression among inner-city womenJeremiah A Schumm
Harvard Medical School and the VA Boston Healthcare System, Brockton, MA 02301, USA
J Trauma Stress 19:825-36. 2006..Results suggest that social support, when left intact, might buffer the cumulative impact of child and adult interpersonal traumas...
- Child multi-type maltreatment and associated depression and PTSD symptoms: the role of social support and stressAna Maria Vranceanu
Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 15 Parkman Street, WAC 812, Boston, MA 02114 3117, USA
Child Abuse Negl 31:71-84. 2007....
- Social, psychological, and psychiatric interventions following terrorist attacks: recommendations for practice and researchEdna B Foa
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street 6th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Neuropsychopharmacology 30:1806-17. 2005..Accordingly, we conclude the paper with several questions designed to guide future research...