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Publications

Douglas Darnall, Ph.D.

“Divorce Casualties: Protecting Your Children from Parental Alienation.” Published by the Taylor Publishing Group, New York, Mew York. 1998

“Divorce Casualties: Understanding Parental Alienation.” Published by the Taylor Publishing Group, New York, New York. 2008

“Not in the Best Interest of the Child,” North Dakota Law Review, August, 1999

“Parental Alienation and its Impact on Legal and Mental Health Systems. Part I and II. DVD” (223) Life Messages, Inc.

Baker, A.J.L., & Darnall, D. (2006) Behaviors and strategies of parental alienation: A survey of parental experiences. Journal of Divorce and Remarriage, 45 (1/2) 97-124.

Baker, A.J.L. & Darnall, D. (2007) A Construct Validation Study of the Eight Components of Parental Alienation Syndrome. Journal of Divorce and Remarriage. 47(1/2) 55-75.

Darnall, D.C. & Steinberg, B.F. (2008) Motivational models for spontaneous reunification with alienated children — Part I. Article accepted for publication. Journal of Family Therapy. 36 (2) 107-115.

Darnall, D.C. & Steinberg, B.F. (2008) Motivational models for spontaneous reunification with alienated children — Part II. Article accepted for publication. Journal of Family Therapy. 36 (3) 253-261.

Darnall, D.C. (May 25, 2010) Beyond Divorce Casualties: Reunifying the Alienated Family.  Roman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Lanham, Maryland.

Darnall, D.C. (July, 2011) The Psychosocial Treatment of Parental Alienation. Child Adolescent Psychiatric Clin. N. Am. 479-494.

Jessica Hart, Ph.D.

Hart, Jessica L., O’Toole, Siobhan K., Price-Sharps, Jana L., & Shaffer, Thomas W. (2007). The Risk and Protective Factors of Violent Juvenile Offending: An Examination of Gender Differences. Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice, 5(4), p. 367-384.

Hart, Jessica L. & Helms, Jeffrey L. (2003). Factors of Parricide: Allowance of the Use of Battered Child Syndrome. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 8(6), p. 671-683.

Hart, Jessica L., Larsen, Anne Marie, Litton, K. Shay, & Sullivan, Laura J. (2003). Racial Profiling: At What Price. Journal of Forensic Psychology Practice, 3(2), p. 79-88.

Douglas Muccio, Ph.D.

Leong, F.T.L. & Muccio, D. (2006). Finding a research topic. In F. Leong and J. Austin (Eds.), Psychology Research Handbook: A Guide for Graduate Students and Research Assistants (2nd ed.), (pp.23-40). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Muccio, D.J. & Hector, M.A. (2005).  The experience of retiring from sport following a career in intercollegiate athletics:  A phenomenological investigation.  Academic Athletic Journal, 18 (1), 1-21.

Johanna Slivinske, M.S.W., L.S.W.

2014: “Trauma and Emotional Healing” is an article that is on the OUP blog. It can be accessed at: http://blog.oup.com/2014/10/trauma-emotional-healing/

2012: “Blackbirds.” (Poem) The New Social Worker, Spring, 2012.
 Author: Johanna Slivinske.
 “Blackbirds” is a thought-provoking poem regarding the complexities of human relationships.

2012: “The Job Club Support Group: Multiple Disabilities.” (Book chapter published in Riding the Mutual Aid Bus and Other Adventures in Group Work: A Days in the Lives of Social Workers Collection, Hat Communications). http://shop.whitehatcommunications.com

This book chapter is a description of a typical day in the life of a social worker leading a group for individuals with multiple disabilities.

2011: Storytelling and Other Activities for Children in Therapy. (Book). John Wiley & Sons: Hoboken, New Jersey. http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-0470919981.html

Authors: Johanna Slivinske, Lee Slivinske. Our book, Storytelling and Other Activities for Children in Therapy, provides practitioners with the knowledge, insight and tools to help children and their families work through their treatment issues using storytelling and other activities. This innovative book is designed to assist in easing the pain of emotionally hurt children towards a discovery of their inner strengths and resilience for life. A thoughtful foreword is written by Dr. Hester Doyle of Yale, and emotion-provoking photographs were taken by Mr. Carl Leet.

2010/2011: Evaluating the Effectiveness of the Trumbull Advocacy and Protective Network: A Formative Evaluation. Journal of Applied Gerontology, (2), 254-266, (also published online February 16, 2010, doi:10.1177/0733464810361347).

Authors: Lee Slivinske, Johanna Slivinske

This journal article measures the effectiveness of the TAPN network serving older adults in the region.

2009: How to Cope with Metastatic Breast Cancer. (online article for ehow)

Author: Johanna Slivinske

http://www.ehow.com/how_5519086_cope-metastatic-breast-cancer.html

2009: How to Prevent Heart Disease In Women. (online article for ehow)

Author: Johanna Slivinske

http://www.ehow.com/how_5541062_prevent-heart-disease-women.html

2009: How to Recognize the Early Signs of Dementia. (online article for ehow)

Author: Johanna Slivinske

http://www.ehow.com/facts_5514626_early-detection-dementia.html

2005/2006: Technology in Long-Term Care: A Pilot Study. International Journal of Technology, Knowledge, and Society, 1, (4), 2005/2006, 83-92.

Authors: Lee Slivinske, Johanna Slivinske. This article addresses the application of adaptive technology in long-term care facilities such as nursing homes.