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Faculty Presentation Synopsis

The following is a partial listing of recent presentations.

Recent Presentations

Ramseyer Winter, V. L., Landor, A., Morris, K., & Teti, M. (2018, April). Exploring the possible benefits of using 3D technology in body appreciation interventions. Presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders (ICED), Chicago, IL.

Danforth, L., & Hsu, H.-T. (2018, January). Color-blind racial attitudes among social work students: Exploration of individual and social network correlates. Presented at The Society for Social Work Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Hsu, H.-T., Ferguson, K. M., Shelton, J., Petering, R., Barman-Adhikari, A., Narendorf, S., & Santa Maria, D. (2018, January). Establishing a national research collaborative to examine risk and resilience among homeless young adults in seven U.S. cities. Presented at The Society for Social Work Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Hsu, H.-T., Rhoades, H., Rice, E., Winetrobe, H., & Wenzel, S. (2018, January). Social network change after moving into permanent supportive housing: Who stays and who goes? Presented at The Society for Social Work Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Petering, R., Barman-Adhikari, A., Hsu, H.-T., & Onasch-Vera, L. (2018, January). Hepatitis C testing rates, communication, and disclosure among homeless young adults. Presented at The Society for Social Work Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Preble, K. M. (2018, January). How does teen dating violence experiences impact teen-parent communication? Presented at The Society for Social Work Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Ramseyer Winter, V. L., Gillen, M., Jones, A., Cahill, L., & Ward, M. (2018, January). Exploring body image and mental health among women. Presented at The Society for Social Work Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Ramseyer Winter, V. L., Jones, A., & O’Neill, E. (2018, January). Body image among youth: The influence of eating breakfast and family meals. Presented at The Society for Social Work Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Ramseyer Winter, V. L., Massey Combs, K., & Ward, M. (2018, January). Does foster care influence body image and BMI? Presented at The Society for Social Work Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Robinson, E. L. (2018, January). Older adults, sexual health, and HIV/AIDS: Associations between patient-provider communication and perceived risks and preventative behaviors. Presented at The Society for Social Work Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Yoon, D. (2017, November). Factor analysis of the BMMRS among people with TBI from the US and India. Presented at the NACSW Convention, Charlotte, NC.

Hillemann, L. K. (2017, October). “ACES” toxic stress and adverse childhood events. Presented at the 15th Annual Child Abuse and Domestic Violence Conference, Poplar Bluff, MO.

O’Neill, E., Ramseyer Winter, V. L., & Pevehouse, D. (2017, October). Body image assessment among mental health providers: Implications for social work education. Presented at the Council for Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting, Washington, DC.

Preble, K. M. (2017, October). Intersectional standpoint theory: A proposed model for advancing human trafficking research. Presented at the Council for Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting, Washington, DC.

Ramseyer Winter, V. L., Gillen, M. M., Cahill, L., & Jones, A. (2017, October). Body appreciation, anxiety, and depression among a racially diverse sample of women. Presented at the Council on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting, Washington, DC.

Sanchez, N. (2017, October). Critical pedagogies in writing intensive courses: Increasing awareness on social issues. Presented at the University of Missouri-Columbia Campus Writing Program.

Mccluskey, R., & Thompson, A. M. (2017, September). Family Access Center of Excellence of Boone County. Presented at the Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative, Missouri Statewide Conference, Excelsior Springs, MO.

Peters, C. M. (2017, September). Data and research. Presented at the Kauffman Foundation, Kansas City, MO.

Canada, K. E., Watson, A., & O’Kelley, S. (2017, August). Utilizing CIT in prison: Impact, barriers, and achievements. Presented at the CIT International, Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

Preble, K. M. (2017, August). Trafficking survivors experiences with coercion: Differences between sex and labor trafficking survivors. Presented at the Human Trafficking Collaborative Network’s Labor Trafficking Meet & Greet, St. Louis, MO.

Sanchez, N. (2017, August). Me recupere gracias a Dios” [“I got better thanks to God”]: Personal stories of living with polycystic ovary syndrome among Spanish-speaking YouTube users. Conference sponsored by the National Public Health Information Coalition and Society for Health Communication. Conference theme: Big Challenges Real World Solutions. Atlanta, GA.

Brock, C., Sanchez, N., & Cramer, S. (2017, July). Instructor perspectives on incorporating diversity and inclusion in writing intensive courses. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Rural Sociological Society, Columbus, OH.

Canada, K. E. (2017, July). Health, mental health, and trauma histories: Similarities and differences between veterans and civilian. Presented at the International Academy of Law & Mental Health, Prague, Czech Republic.

Canada, K. E. (2017, July). To participate or not: A consumer perspective of mental health courts and reasons for participation. Presented at the Academy of Law & Mental Health, Prague, Czech Republic.

Robinson, E. L., & Ashida, S. (2017, July). HIV and aging: Associations between information sources and HIV knowledge amongst people aged 50+. Presented at the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG) World Congress, San Francisco, CA.

Sanchez, N., Norka, A., & Corbin, M. (2017, June). I always thought I was accepting, I was shocked and horrified at my own self-discoveries": Creating safe spaces in writing assignments to promote understanding of self and others. Presented at the Conference on Intergroup Dialogue, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Canada, K. E. (2017, May). Ethics of renal care. Presented at the Ethics Society of St. Louis, St. Louis, MO.

Peters, C. M. (2017, May). Financial capability in the transition of foster youth out of care. Presented at the OVC Applied Research & Best Practice Initiative, Nashville, TN.

Han, Y., Yu, M., & Carlo, G. (2017, April). Do Korean parental work hours matter for preschoolers’ emotional well-being? The roles of parenting stress and depression. Presented at the biennial meeting of Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), Austin, TX.

Han, Y., Yu, M., & Carlo, G. (2017, April). Longitudinal links between parenting stress and preschoolers’ sleep and health problems via prosocial and aggressive behaviors. Presented at the biennial meeting of Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), Austin, TX.

Han, Y., Yu, M., & Carlo, G. (2017, April). Preschoolers’ moral self as a mediator of prosocial, aggressive, and disconnected peer interactions and socioemotional adjustment. Presented at the biennial meeting of Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), Austin, TX.

Han, Y., Yu, M., & Carlo, G. (2017, April). Reciprocal associations among preschoolers’ sleep problems, aggression, and peer relationships in a longitudinal panel study. Presented at the biennial meeting of Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD), Austin, TX.

Mueller, M., Robinson, E. L., Hejna, E., & Ashida, S. (2017, April). Dementia caregiving in Iowa communities: Social relationships between family and community-based service providers. Presented at The University of Iowa College of Public Health Research Week, Iowa City, IA.

Peters, C. M. (2017, April). Congressional briefing: Financial literacy and consumer credit issues facing transition-age youth. Sponsored by Senator Chuck Grassley (IA), Washington, DC.

Peters, C. M. (2017, April). Pathways to financial empowerment program for Missouri youth. Presented to the Missouri Children’s Division.

Peters, C. M. (2017, April). Understanding foster youth transitioning to adulthood: Recent research and policy advances. Presented at the Children’s Division Older Youth Summit, Edina, MO.

Ramseyer Winter, V. L., & Ward, M. (2017, April). Body image, romantic relationships, and sexual behaviors: How are they associated? Presented at the Teen Pregnancy and Prevention Partnership annual conference, St. Louis, MO.

Sanchez, N. (2017, April). Cool writing assignments. Presented at the University of Missouri-Columbia Campus Writing Program.

Preble, K. M. (2017, March). Rights-based intervention with commercial sex and trafficking populations: Harm reduction principles and social work practice. Presented at the Brown School of Social Work Anti-Trafficking Initiative Lecture Series, Washington University, St. Louis, MO.

Hsu, H.-T., Rice, E., Fulginiti, A., Rhoades, H., & Winetrobe, H. (2017, January). Social network correlates of sexual concurrency among homeless youth at drop-in centers: A sociometric network analysis. Presented at The Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Kim, J., Pitner, R. O., & Yu, M. (2017, January). Spousal violence and social rules: An examination of adolescents’ reasoning patterns. Presented at The Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Olate, R., Wagner, K., & Yu, M. (2017, January). Testing the mediation effect of spirituality on drug use among high-risk and gang-involved men in San Salvador. Presented at The Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.

O’Neill, E., Ramseyer Winter, V. L., & Satinsky, S. (2017, January). The role of body appreciation on women’s perceived physical and mental health status. Presented at The Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Peters, C. M. (2017, January). Examining the relationship among juvenile dependency court processes, decision-making, and child-welfare outcomes. Presented at The Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Preble, K. M. (2017, January). Intersected perceptions of traffickers’ power during three phases of the trafficking experience: A victims’ perspective. Presented at The Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Ramseyer Winter, V. L., Landor, A., & Kennedy, A. (2017, January). Weight (mis)perceptions and sexual health among U.S. emerging adults. Presented at The Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Ruhr, L. R., Sable, M. R., Kelly, P. J., & Yu, M. (2017, January). Abortion decision-making and the impact of the 72-hour abortion waiting period in Missouri. Presented at The Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Sacco, P., Yu, M., & Choi, H. (2017, January). Tobacco use patterns among youth in the United States: Sociodemographic and tobacco-related correlates. Presented at The Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Threlfall, J., Auslander, W., Gerke, D., McGinnis, H., & Tlapek, S. M. (2017, January). Perceptions of trauma-focused mental health services for adolescent girls in child welfare. Presented at The Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Wintemberg, J. N. J., & Yu, M. (2017, January). Health warnings, smoking rules and smoking status: A cross-national comparison of Turkey and the United States. Presented at The Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Yu, M. (2017, January). Special interest group: Social work and epidemiology. Presented at The Society for Social Work and Research Conference, New Orleans, LA.