Robin H Gurwitch

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint When disaster strikes: responding to the needs of children
    Robin H Gurwitch
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center for Terrorism and Disaster Branch, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73117, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 19:21-8. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Teachers' psychological reactions 7 weeks after the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing
    Betty Pfefferbaum
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 74:263-71. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Trauma, grief and depression in Nairobi children after the 1998 bombing of the American Embassy
    Betty Pfefferbaum
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    Death Stud 30:561-77. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Case finding and mental health services for children in the aftermath of the Oklahoma City bombing
    Betty Pfefferbaum
    Humble Independent Schools, Humble, Texas, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 30:215-27. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Children's response to terrorism: a critical review of the literature
    Betty Pfefferbaum
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 5:95-100. 2003
  6. pmc Exposure and peritraumatic response as predictors of posttraumatic stress in children following the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing
    Betty Pfefferbaum
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
    J Urban Health 79:354-63. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress and functional impairment in Kenyan children following the 1998 American Embassy bombing
    Betty Pfefferbaum
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City 73190 3048, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 73:133-40. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological issues associated with terrorism: a guide for physicians
    Rose L Pfefferbaum
    Phoenix College, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Okla State Med Assoc 96:526-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Teachers in the aftermath of terrorism: a case study of one New York City school
    Rose L Pfefferbaum
    Terrorism and Disaster Preparedness Center, Phoenix College, 1202 West Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Fam Community Health 27:250-9. 2004

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint When disaster strikes: responding to the needs of children
    Robin H Gurwitch
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center for Terrorism and Disaster Branch, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73117, USA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 19:21-8. 2004
    ..Policy-makers and systems of care hold great responsibility for resource allocation, and also are well-placed to understand the impact of trauma and disaster on children and children's unique needs in such situations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Teachers' psychological reactions 7 weeks after the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing
    Betty Pfefferbaum
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 74:263-71. 2004
    ..Twenty percent reported difficulty handling demands; 5% sought counseling. Outreach efforts should assess and assist teachers...
  3. ncbi request reprint Trauma, grief and depression in Nairobi children after the 1998 bombing of the American Embassy
    Betty Pfefferbaum
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    Death Stud 30:561-77. 2006
    ..The study supports the developing literature on traumatic grief and the need for studies exploring the potentially unique aspects of this construct...
  4. ncbi request reprint Case finding and mental health services for children in the aftermath of the Oklahoma City bombing
    Betty Pfefferbaum
    Humble Independent Schools, Humble, Texas, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 30:215-27. 2003
    ..There was no relationship between posttraumatic stress symptomatology and counseling contact for students with the highest levels of posttraumatic stress. Implications for school-based services are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Children's response to terrorism: a critical review of the literature
    Betty Pfefferbaum
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK 73190, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 5:95-100. 2003
    ..This article indicates significant challenges in the identification, evaluation, and treatment of children potentially in need of attention...
  6. pmc Exposure and peritraumatic response as predictors of posttraumatic stress in children following the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing
    Betty Pfefferbaum
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
    J Urban Health 79:354-63. 2002
    ..These findings suggest the importance of peritraumatic response in children's reactions to terrorism. These early responses can be used to help determine which children may experience difficulty over time...
  7. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress and functional impairment in Kenyan children following the 1998 American Embassy bombing
    Betty Pfefferbaum
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City 73190 3048, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 73:133-40. 2003
    ..Posttraumatic stress reactions to the bombing were related to posttraumatic stress reactions to other trauma and to peritraumatic reaction. Self-reported functional impairment was minimal...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological issues associated with terrorism: a guide for physicians
    Rose L Pfefferbaum
    Phoenix College, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    J Okla State Med Assoc 96:526-9. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Teachers in the aftermath of terrorism: a case study of one New York City school
    Rose L Pfefferbaum
    Terrorism and Disaster Preparedness Center, Phoenix College, 1202 West Thomas Road, Phoenix, AZ 85013, USA
    Fam Community Health 27:250-9. 2004
    ..By and large, teachers coped by talking to others and/or a health professional, but felt ill-equipped to intervene with students and expressed substantial need for assistance...