2006 - 2010

Pfefferbaum, B., Stuber, J., Galea, S., and Fairbrother, G. (2006). Panic reactions to terrorist attacks and probable posttraumatic stress disorder in adolescents. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 19(2):217-228.

Pfefferbaum, B., Pfefferbaum, R.L., Christiansen, E.H., Schorr, J.K., Vincent, R.D., Nixon, S.J., and North, C.S. (2006). Comparing stress responses to terrorism in residents of two communities over time.  Brief Treatment and Crisis Intervention, 6(2):137-143.


Pfefferbaum, B., Tucker, P., North, C.S., Jeon-Slaughter, H., Kent, A.T., Schorr, J.K., Wilson, T.G., and Bunch, K. (2006). Persistent physiological reactivity in a pilot study of partners of firefighters after a terrorist attack. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 194(2):128-131.


Pfefferbaum, B., North, C.S., Doughty, D.E., Pfefferbaum, R.L., Dumont, C.E., Pynoos, R.S., Gurwitch, R.H., and Ndetei, D. (2006). Trauma, grief, and depression in Nairobi children after the 1998 bombing of the American Embassy. Death Studies, 30(6):561-577.


Pfefferbaum, B., North, C.S., Pollio, D.E., Wallace, N.E., and Jeon-Slaughter, H. (2006). Adolescents discuss their reactions to the September 11 attacks. Journal of Loss and Trauma, 11(5):425-438.


Watson, P.J., Ritchie, E.C., Demer, J., Bartone, P., and Pfefferbaum, B. (2006). Improving resilience trajectories following mass violence and disaster. In E. C. Ritchie, P. J. Watson, and M. J. Friedman (Eds.), Interventions Following Mass Violence and Disasters: Strategies for Mental Health Practice (pp. 37-53). New York: Guilford Press.


Ørner, R.J., Kent, A.T., Pfefferbaum, B.J., Raphael, R., and Watson, P.J. (2006). The context of providing immediate postevent intervention  In E. C. Ritchie, P. J. Watson, and M. J. Friedman (Eds.), Interventions Following Mass Violence and Disasters:  Strategies for Mental Health Practice (pp. 121-133). New York: Guilford Press.


Norris, F.H., Hamblen, J.L., Watson, P.J., Ruzek, J.I., Gibson, L.E., Pfefferbaum, B.J., Price, J.L., Stevens, S.P., Young, B.H., and Friedman, M.J. (2006). Toward understanding and creating systems of postdisaster care:  A case study of New York’s response to the World Trade Center disaster. In E. C. Ritchie, P. J. Watson, and M. J. Friedman (Eds.), Interventions Following Mass Violence and Disasters:  Strategies for Mental Health Practice (pp. 343-364). New York: Guilford Press.


North, C.S., Pfefferbaum, B., and Hong, B. (2006). Historical perspective and future directions in research on psychiatric consequences of terrorism and other disasters. (2006). In Y. Neria, R. Gross, R. D. Marshall, and E. S. Susser, (Eds.), 9/11: Mental Health in the Wake of Terrorist Attacks (pp. 95-113). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.


Steinberg, A.M., Brymer, M.J., Steinberg, J.R., and Pfefferbaum, B. (2006). Conducting research on children and adolescents after mass trauma. In F. H. Norris, S. Galea, M. J. Friedman, and P. Watson (Eds.), Methods for Disaster Mental Health Research (pp. 243-253). New York: Guilford Press.

Allen, J.R., Tucker, P., and Pfefferbaum, B. (2006). Community outreach following a terrorist act:  Violent death and the Oklahoma City experience. In E. K. Rynearson (Ed.), Violent Death:  Resilience and Intervention Beyond the Crisis (pp. 311-334). New York: Routledge.

Tucker, P.M., Pfefferbaum, B., North, C.S., Kent, A., Burgin, C.E., Parker, D.E., Hossain, A., Jeon-Slaughter, H., and Trautman, R.P. (2007). Physiologic reactivity despite emotional resilience several years after direct exposure to terrorism. American Journal of Psychiatry, 164(2):230-235.


Robertson, M., Pfefferbaum, B., Codispoti, C.R., and Montgomery, J.M. (2007). Integrating authorities and disciplines into the preparedness-planning process: A study of mental health, public health, and emergency management. American Journal of Disaster Medicine, 2(3):133-142.


Pfefferbaum, B., North, C.S., Pollio, D.E., Wallace, N.E., Smith, R., and Jeon-Slaughter, H. (2007). Focus groups with children after the World Trade Center attacks. Journal of Loss and Trauma, 12:349-363.


Pfefferbaum, B.J., Reissman, D.B., Pfefferbaum, R.L., Klomp, R.W., and Gurwitch, R.H. (2007). Building resilience to mass trauma events. In L. S. Doll, S. E. Bonzo, J. A. Mercy, and D. A. Sleet (Eds.), Handbook of Injury and Violence Prevention (pp. 347-358). New York: Springer.


North, C.S., Hong, B.A., and Pfefferbaum, B. (2008). P-FLASH: Development of an empirically-based post-9/11 disaster mental health training program. Missouri Medicine, 105(1):62-66.


Pfefferbaum, B., North, C.S., Pfefferbaum, R.L., Christiansen, E.H., Schorr, J.K., Vincent, R.D., and Boudreaux, A.S. (2008). Change in smoking and drinking after September 11, 2001, in a national sample of ever smokers and ever drinkers. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 196(2):113-121.


Tucker, P., Pfefferbaum, B., Khan, Q., Young, M.J., Aston, C.E., Holmes, J., Coon, K.A., and Thompson, J. (2008). Katrina survivors relocated to Oklahoma: A tale of two cities. Psychiatric Annals, 38(2):125-133.


Norris, F.H., Stevens, S.P., Pfefferbaum, B., Wyche, K.F., and Pfefferbaum, R.L. (2008). Community resilience as a metaphor, theory, set of capacities, and strategy for disaster readiness. American Journal of Community Psychology, 41:127-150.


Everly, G.S., Jr., Beaton, R.D., Pfefferbaum, B., and Parker, C.L. (2008). Training for disaster response personnel: The development of proposed core competencies in disaster mental health. Public Health Reports, 123:539-542.


Pfefferbaum, B., Houston, J.B., Wyche, K.F., Van Horn, R.L., Reyes, G., Jeon-Slaughter, H., and North, C.S. (2008). Children displaced by Hurricane Katrina: A focus group study. Journal of Loss and Trauma, 13(4):303-318.


Pfefferbaum, B., Houston, J.B., North, C.S., and Regens, J.L. (2008). Youth’s reactions to disasters and the factors that influence their response. The Prevention Researcher, 15(3):3-6 (invited).


Houston, J.B., Pfefferbaum, B., and Reyes, G. (2008). Experiencing disasters indirectly: How traditional and new media disaster coverage impacts youth. The Prevention Researcher, 15(3):14-17 (invited).


Allen, S.F., Pfefferbaum, B., Cuccio, A., and Salinas, J. (2008). Early identification of children at risk for developing posttraumatic stress symptoms following traumatic injuries. Journal of Psychological Trauma, 7(4):235-252.


Pfefferbaum, B., and North, C.S. (2008). Research with children exposed to disasters. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, 17(S2):S49-S56.


Pfefferbaum, B., Jeon-Slaughter, H., Pfefferbaum, R.L., Houston, J.B., Rainwater, S.M., and Regens, J.L. (2008). Media coverage and children’s reactions to disaster with implications for primary care and public health. Journal of the Oklahoma State Medical Association, 101(12):312-317.


Pfefferbaum, R.L. (2008).The role of colleges and universities in building community resilience to disasters. National Social Science Journal, 33(1):102-109. (Also in National Social Science Proceedings, 38(3):161-170.


Pfefferbaum, R.L., Reissman, D.B., Pfefferbaum, B., Wyche, K.F., Norris, F.H., and Klomp, R.W. (2008). Factors in the development of community resilience to disasters. In M. Blumenfield and R. J. Ursano (Eds.), Intervention and Resilience after Mass Trauma (pp. 49-68). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.


Beaton, R., Murphy, S., Houston, J.B., Reyes, G., Bramwell, S., McDaniel, M., Reissman, D., and Pfefferbaum, B. (2009). The role of public health in mental and behavioral health in children and families following disasters. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice 15(6):1-11.


North, C.C., Pfefferbaum, B., Vythilingham, M., Martin, G.J., Schorr, J., Beaudreaux, A., Spitznagel, E.L., and Hong, B.A. (2009). Exposure to bioterrorism and mental health response among Capitol Hill political staff. Biosecurity and Bioterrorism: Biodefense Strategy, Practice, and Science, 7(4):379-388.


Houston, J.B., Pfefferbaum, B., Sherman, M., Melson, A., Jeon-Slaughter, H., Brand, M., and Jarman, Y. (2009). Children of deployed National Guard soldiers: Perceptions of parental deployment to Operation Iraqi Freedom. Psychiatric Annals 39:805-811.


McLaughlin, K.A., Fairbank, J.A., Gruber, M.J., Jones, R.T., Lakoma, M.D., Pfefferbaum, B., Sampson, N.A., and Kessler, R.C. (2009). Serious emotion disturbance among youth exposed to Hurricane Katrina two years post-disaster. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 48(11):1069-1078.


Maida, C.A., Steinberg, A.M., Kaplan, S., Brymer, M.J., Kurklinsky, A.K., and Pfefferbaum, B. (2009). Qualitative methods in the development of a national child and family disaster mental health research training program. International Journal of Emergency Mental Health, 11(3):145-154.


Pfefferbaum, B., Tucker, P., and North, C.S. (2009). The Oklahoma City bombing. In Y. Neria, S. Galea, and F. Norris (Eds.), Mental Health Consequences of Disasters (pp. 508-521). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.


Pfefferbaum, B., Houston, J.B., Reyes, G., Steinberg, A.M., Pynoos, R.S., Fairbank, J.A., Brymer, M.J., and Maida, C.A. (2010). Building national capacity for child and family disaster mental health research. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 41(1):26-33.


Tucker, P., Jeon-Slaughter, H., Pfefferbaum, B., Khan, Q., and Davis, NJ. (2010). Emotional and biological stress measures in Katrina survivors relocated to Oklahoma. American Journal of Disaster Medicine, 5(2):113-126.


Pfefferbaum, B., Maida, C.A., Steinberg, A.M., Beaton, R.D., Pynoos, R.S., Fairbank, J.A., Brymer, M.J., and Kurklinsky A.K. (2010). Enhancing national capacity to conduct child and family disaster mental health research. Nursing Education Perspectives, 31(4):237-241.


Tucker, P., Pfefferbaum, B., North, C. S., Kent, A., Jeon-Slaughter, H., and Parker, D.E. (2010). Biological correlates of direct exposure to terrorism several years post-disaster. Annals of Clinical Psychiatry, 22(3):186-195.


North, C.S., Pfefferbaum, B., Hong, B.A., Gordon, M., Kim, Y-S., Lind, L., and Pollio, D.E. (2010). The business of healing: Focus group discussions of readjustment to the post-9/11 work environment among workers of affected agencies. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 52(7):713-718.


McLaughlin, K.A., Fairbank, J.A., Gruber, M.J., Jones, R.T., Osofsky, J.D., Pfefferbaum, B., Sampson, N.A., and Kessler, R.C. (2010).Trends in serious emotional disturbance among youths exposed to Hurricane Katrina. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 49(10), 990-1000.


Felix E., Vernberg E., Pfefferbaum R.L., Gill D.C., Schorr J., Boudreaux A., Gurwitch R.H., Galea S., and Pfefferbaum B. (2010). Schools in the shadow of terrorism: Psychosocial adjustment and interest in interventions following terror attacks. Psychology in the Schools, 47(6), 592-605.


Pfefferbaum, B., Pfefferbaum, R.L., and Norris, F.H. (2010). Community resilience and wellness for children exposed to Hurricane Katrina. In R. P. Kilmer, V. Gil-Rivas, R. G. Tedeschi, and L. G. Calhoun (Eds.), Helping Families and Communities Recover From  Disaster:  Lessons Learned From Hurricane Katrina and Its Aftermath (pp. 265-288). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association Press.


Houston, J.B., Reyes, G., Pfefferbaum, B., and Wyche, K.F. (2010). Provider perspectives on displaced disaster survivors following Hurricane Katrina. In P. Dass-Brailsford (Ed.), Disaster and Crisis Counseling: Serving the Needs of Displaced Disaster Survivors Following Hurricane Katrina (pp. 99-114). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.