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COllaborative Network for Training and EXpertise in psychoTraumatology

Deliverables

Middle Range Theory

Middle Range Theory: Red Cross managerial practices and their impact on humanitarian volunteers’ psychological responses to traumatic exposure

Specific recommendations to restructure existing services

Specific recommendations to restructure existing services, counseling services, and service awareness campaigns

Identification of distinct poly-victimization profiles

Identification of distinct poly-victimization profiles, linking trauma exposure, gender, and ethnicity to negative outcomes.

PhD Theses (T)

PhD Theses (T)

Identification of risk/protective factors

Identification of risk/protective factors that increase/decrease the risk of secondary traumatisation.

Realist review

Realist review: Mental health and psychosocial wellbeing of volunteers in post-conflict situations

12 Mini-Psychology School/SPOC Lectures (MP)

12 Mini-Psychology School/SPOC Lectures (MP)

Recommendations for how to intervene on developmental, psychosocial, and trauma-related factors to encourage desistance.

Recommendations for how to intervene on developmental, psychosocial, and trauma-related factors to encourage desistance.

Development of trauma risk management strategy

Development of role specific, context sensitive and empirically based trauma risk management strategy for the PSNI.

Special Issue Globalization & Health (GH)

Special Issue Globalization & Health (GH)

Cross-culturally valid Vulnerability Assessment Tool for refugees

Cross-culturally valid Vulnerability Assessment Tool for refugees

Informational resources on sexual assault and sexual assault support services

Context sensitive informational resources on sexual assault and sexual assault support services across the gender spectrum

Training package for the identification of predictive factors of CPTSD

Training package for the identification of predictive factors of CPTSD among refugees who have experienced sexual violence

Systematic review of low-intensity psychological interventions

Systematic review of low-intensity psychological interventions

CONTEXT book (CB)

CONTEXT book (CB)

Identification of effects of childhood trauma, risk/protective factors on future offending behavior

Identification of effects of childhood trauma, risk/protective factors on future offending behavior and recidivism. Recommendations on how to use this information to reduce recidivism

Identification of factors contributing to the risk of negative psychological responses

Identification of contextual and role-specific factors contributing to the risk of negative psychological responses to trauma in the police force

Minimise vicarious traumatisation in mental health professionals

Recommendations to minimise vicarious traumatisation in mental health professionals working with victims of child abuse

Protocol for Red Cross volunteers using low-intensity psychological interventions

Protocol for Red Cross volunteers using low-intensity psychological interventions

Policy Briefs and Handbooks

Policy Briefs and Handbooks

Strategies to prevent the parent-to-child transmission of trauma

Strategies to prevent the parent-to-child transmission of trauma for asylum seekers who are also victims of torture

Efficacy of post-incident debriefing

Assessment of the efficacy of post-incident debriefing in reducing secondary traumatisation in police officers

Strategies to reduce the risk of re-offending

Strategies to reduce the risk of re-offending amongst perpetrators of childhood- and gender-based violence

Recommendations for to improved treatment interventions and referral planning in cases of child abuse.

Recommendations for to improved treatment interventions and referral planning in cases of child abuse.

Identification of key etiological factors in the development of CPTSD

Identification of key etiological factors in the development of CPTSD

Recommendations for treatment of individuals who have a history of torture

Evidence-based recommendations for treatment of individuals who have a history of torture and recently reunited with their children.

Progress Report

Progress Report

Recommendations for reducing secondary traumatisation

Recommendations for reducing secondary traumatisation in the police force and other first responders

You Tube’s “This Week in Global Health” special topic series (TW)

You Tube’s “This Week in Global Health” special topic series (TW)

Website Launch, 1st Content Upload (WL)

Website Launch, 1st Content Upload (WL)

MSCA European Psychotraumatology Research Unit Launch (RU)

MSCA European Psychotraumatology Research Unit Launch (RU)

European Research Network Events (EV)

European Research Network Events (EV)

Advertising ESR vacancies (ER)

Advertising ESR vacancies (ER)

Research Protocol Poster Presentation at the ESTSS Conference

Research Protocol Poster Presentation at the ESTSS Conference (June 2nd-4th, 2017) (EP)

CONTEXT conference (CC)

CONTEXT conference (CC)

TIDI public lecture series (TL)

TIDI public lecture series (TL)

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Publications

Quantitative data collection within an organisation working with a vulnerable population

Author(s): Frost, R.
Published in: Conducting Research in CONTEXT: The Dos and Don’ts of conducting psychotrauma research within organisational settings, 2020, ISBN 978-0-9569011-8-7
Publisher: The Global Health Press

Conducting Qualitative Research in an Organization

Author(s): Walshe, C.
Published in: Conducting Research in CONTEXT: The Dos and Don’ts of conducting psychotrauma research within organisational settings, 2020, ISBN 978-0-9569011-8-7
Publisher: The Global Health Press

Using Existing Data within Organisations: Considerations for Secondary or Administrative Data

Author(s): Gleeson, C.
Published in: Conducting Research in CONTEXT: The Dos and Don’ts of conducting psychotrauma research within organisational settings, 2020
Publisher: The Global Health Press

Involve key organisations in the development of the research question

Author(s): Hyland, P., Vallières, F. & Murphy, J.
Published in: Conducting Research in CONTEXT: The Dos and Don’ts of conducting psychotrauma research within organisational settings, 2020, ISBN 978-0-9569011-8-7
Publisher: The Global Health Press

Conduct an analysis of stakeholders to identify potential challenges to successful implementation of findings

Author(s): McDonagh, T.
Published in: Conducting Research in CONTEXT: The Dos and Don’ts of conducting psychotrauma research within organisational settings, 2020, ISBN 978-0-9569011-8-7
Publisher: The Global Health Press

Build-in flexibility into your research design and protocol

Author(s): Tamrakar, T.
Published in: Conducting Research in CONTEXT: The Dos and Don’ts of conducting psychotrauma research within organisational settings, 2020, ISBN 978-0-9569011-8-7
Publisher: The Global Health Press

Additional considerations for resource-constrained and complex settings

Author(s): Perera, C. & Aldamman, K.
Published in: Conducting Research in CONTEXT: The Dos and Don’ts of conducting psychotrauma research within organisational settings, 2020
Publisher: The Global Health Press

Find alternative ways to communicate your findings

Author(s): Haahr-Pedersen, I.
Published in: Conducting Research in CONTEXT: The Dos and Don’ts of conducting psychotrauma research within organisational settings, 2020, ISBN 978-0-9569011-8-7
Publisher: The Global Health Press

Ground your research protocol in relevant policy, organisational and social frameworks

Author(s): Flanagan, N.
Published in: Conducting Research in CONTEXT: The Dos and Don’ts of conducting psychotrauma research within organisational settings, 2020, ISBN 978-0-9569011-8-7
Publisher: The Global Health Press

Make a dissemination plan, considering how you will effectively communicate findings to relevant audiences

Author(s): Travers, Á.
Published in: Conducting Research in CONTEXT: The Dos and Don’ts of conducting psychotrauma research within organisational settings, 2020, ISBN 978-0-9569011-8-7
Publisher: The Global Health Press

Involve partner organisations in the participant recruitment process

Author(s): Sherwood, L.
Published in: Conducting Research in CONTEXT: The Dos and Don’ts of conducting psychotrauma research within organisational settings, 2020, ISBN 978-0-9569011-8-7
Publisher: The Global Health Press

Select and adapt measures and data collection procedures to align to the organisation’s needs

Author(s): Louison-Vang, M.
Published in: Conducting Research in CONTEXT: The Dos and Don’ts of conducting psychotrauma research within organisational settings, 2020, ISBN 978-0-9569011-8-7
Publisher: The Global Health Press

Distinguishing Complex PTSD from other trauma-related psychiatric constructs : A latent variable modelling approach using data from a range of trauma-exposed populations

Author(s): Frost, R.
Published in: 2020
Publisher: Ulster University

Identifying Context-Specific Risk For Discrete Trauma Exposed PSNI Officer Populations

Author(s): Sherwood, L.
Published in: 2020
Publisher: Trinity College Dublin

Intergenerational Transmission of Trauma and Maternal Communication in Forcibly Displaced Families Seeking International Protection in Ireland

Author(s): Flanagan, N.
Published in: 2020
Publisher: University of Southern Denmark

Childhood trauma and related mental health problems in an offender population: identifying risk factors for domestic violence perpetration in Northern Ireland

Author(s): Travers, Á.
Published in: 2020
Publisher: University of Southern Denmark

Assessing Psychosocial Vulnerability in Asylum-seeking and Refugee Populations

Author(s): Gleeson, C.
Published in: 2020
Publisher: Ulster University

Investigating Polyvictimisation in Child Abuse Cases: A multi-method study within a Danish Child Protection Context

Author(s): Haahr-Pedersen, I.
Published in: 2020
Publisher: Trinity College Dublin

Psychological and trauma related factors associated with intimate partner violence recidivism and desistance

Author(s): McDonagh, T.
Published in: 2020
Publisher: University of Southern Denmark

Managerial practices to ensure the wellbeing of humanitarian volunteers: a realist evaluation

Author(s): Aldamman, K.
Published in: 2020
Publisher: Trinity College Dublin

Towards the Successful Implementation of Low-Intensity Psychological Interventions: Implementing ‘Problem Management Plus’ for Venezuelan Migrants and Refugees

Author(s): Perera, C.
Published in: 2020
Publisher: Trinity College Dublin

Traumatic Stress Among Emergency Service Personnel: Investigating Early Intervention and Help-seeking Behaviors

Author(s): Tamrakar, T.
Published in: 2020
Publisher: University of Southern Denmark

Breaking the Silence of Sexual Violence; Identifying the Factors that Affect Help Seeking in the Aftermath of Sexual Violence

Author(s): Walshe, C.
Published in: 2020
Publisher: Ulster University

Occupational well-being among Danish Child Protection Workers: Prevalence, Predictors and Prevention of Secondary Traumatisation and Burnout

Author(s): Louison-Vang, M.
Published in: 2020
Publisher: Ulster University

The complexity of trauma exposure and response: Profiling PTSD and CPTSD among a refugee sample.

Author(s): Rachel Frost, Philip Hyland, Angela McCarthy, Rory Halpin, Mark Shevlin, Jamie Murphy
Published in: Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 11/2, 2019, Page(s) 165-175, ISSN 1942-9681
Publisher: American Psychological Association
DOI: 10.1037/tra0000408

The role of age and mode of delivery in the STEPS intervention: a longitudinal pilot-study in treatment of posttraumatic stress symptoms in Danish survivors of sexual assault

Author(s): Vang, M. L., Ali, S. A., Christiansen, D. M., Dokkedahl, S., & Elklit, A
Published in: European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 11, 2020, ISSN 2000-8198
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
DOI: 10.1080/20008198.2019.1701778

Females have more complex patterns of childhood adversity: implications for mental, social, and emotional outcomes in adulthood

Author(s): Haahr-Pedersen, Ida; Perera, Camila; Hyland, Philip; Vallieres, Frederique; Murphy, David; Hansen, Maj; Spitz, Pernille; Hansen, Pernille; Cloitre, Marylene
Published in: European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 11(1), 2020, ISSN 2000-8066
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
DOI: 10.1080/20008198.2019.1708618

Navigating the who, where, what, when, how and why of trauma exposure and response.

Author(s): Vallières, F., Hyland, P. and Murphy, J.
Published in: European Journal of Psychotraumatology., 2020, ISSN 2000-8198
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
DOI: 10.1080/20008198.2020.1855903

Distinguishing Complex PTSD from Borderline Personality Disorder among individuals with a history of sexual trauma: A latent class analysis

Author(s): R. Frost, P. Hyland, M. Shevlin, J. Murphy
Published in: European Journal of Trauma & Dissociation, 4/1, 2020, Page(s) 100080, ISSN 2468-7499
Publisher: Elsevier
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejtd.2018.08.004

The effectiveness of interventions to prevent recidivism in perpetrators of intimate partner violence: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Author(s): Áine Travers, Tracey McDonagh, Twylla Cunningham, Cherie Armour, Maj Hansen
Published in: Clinical Psychology Review, 2021, Page(s) 101974, ISSN 0272-7358
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.cpr.2021.101974

Identifying the Key Risk Factors for Adverse Psychological Outcomes Among Police Officers: A Systematic Literature Review

Author(s): Larissa Sherwood, Siobhan Hegarty, Frédérique Vallières, Philip Hyland, Jamie Murphy, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Tracey Reid
Published in: Journal of Traumatic Stress, 32/5, 2019, Page(s) 688-700, ISSN 0894-9867
Publisher: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers
DOI: 10.1002/jts.22431

Profiling and predicting help-seeking behaviour among trauma-exposed UK firefighters

Author(s): Trina Tamrakar, John Langtry, Mark Shevlin, Tracey Reid & Jamie Murphy.
Published in: European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 11(1), 2020, ISSN 2000-8066
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
DOI: 10.1080/20008198.2020.1721144

Covariates of Burnout and Secondary Traumatisation in Professionals Working with Child Survivors of Trauma: A Research Synthesis

Author(s): Maria L Vang, Christina Gleeson, Maj Hansen, Mark Shevlin
Published in: The British Journal of Social Work, 50/7, 2020, Page(s) 1981-2001, ISSN 0045-3102
Publisher: Oxford University Press
DOI: 10.1093/bjsw/bcz117

Trauma Exposure and Domestic Violence Offending Severity in a Probation Sample From Post-conflict Northern Ireland

Author(s): Áine Travers, Tracey McDonagh, Twylla Cunningham, Madeleine Dalsklev, Cherie Armour, Maj Hansen
Published in: Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 2020, Page(s) 088626052092235, ISSN 0886-2605
Publisher: SAGE Publications
DOI: 10.1177/0886260520922355

No implementation without cultural adaptation: a process for culturally adapting low-intensity psychological interventions in humanitarian settings

Author(s): Camila Perera, Alicia Salamanca-Sanabria, Joyce Caballero-Bernal, Lya Feldman, Maj Hansen, Martha Bird,Pernille Hansen, Cecilie Dinesen, Nana Wiedemann and Frédérique Vallières
Published in: BMC Conflict and Health, 14, 2020, ISSN 1752-1505
Publisher: BioMed Central
DOI: 10.1186/s13031-020-00290-0

Post-migration factors and mental health outcomes in asylum-seeking and refugee populations: a systematic review

Author(s): Gleeson C, Frost R, Sherwood L, Shevlin M, Hyland P, Halpin R, Murphy J, Silove D.
Published in: European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 11, 2020, ISSN 2000-8198
Publisher: Taylor & Fancis
DOI: 10.1080/20008198.2020.1793567

Lesbian, gay or bisexual identity as a risk factor for trauma and mental health problems in Northern Irish students and the protective role of social support

Author(s): Áine Travers, Cherie Armour, Maj Hansen, Twylla Cunningham, Susan Lagdon, Philip Hyland, Frédérique Vallières, Angela McCarthy & Catherine Walshe
Published in: European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 11, 2020, ISSN 2000-8198
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
DOI: 10.1080/20008198.2019.1708144

Caring for the mental health of humanitarian volunteers in traumatic contexts: the importance of organisational support

Author(s): Aldamman, K., Tamrakar, T., Dinesen, C., Wiedemann, N., Murphy, J., Hansen, M., ... & Vallières, F
Published in: European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 10(1), 2019, ISSN 2000-8066
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
DOI: 10.1080/20008198.2019.1694811

Training the next generation of psychotraumatologists: COllaborative Network for Training and EXcellence in psychoTraumatology (CONTEXT)

Author(s): Frédérique Vallières, Philip Hyland, Jamie Murphy, Maj Hansen, Mark Shevlin, Ask Elklit, Ruth Ceannt, Cherie Armour, Nana Wiedemann, Mette Munk, Cecilie Dinesen, Geraldine O’Hare, Twylla Cunningham, Ditte Askerod, Pernille Spitz, Noeline Blackwell, Angela McCarthy, Leonie O’Dowd, Shirley Scott, Tracey Reid, Andreas Mokake, Rory Halpin, Camila Perera, Christina Gleeson, Rachel Frost, Natalie
Published in: European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 8/sup7, 2017, Page(s) 1421001, ISSN 2000-8198
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
DOI: 10.1080/20008198.2017.1421001

Secondary traumatisation, burn-out and functional impairment: findings from a study of Danish child protection workers

Author(s): M. Louison Vang, M. Shevlin, M. Hansen, L. Lund, D. Askerod, R.H. Bramsen, N Flanagan
Published in: European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 11/1, 2020, Page(s) 1724416, ISSN 2000-8198
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
DOI: 10.1080/20008198.2020.1724416

Modeling Patterns of Polyvictimization and Their Associations with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Complex Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in the Israeli Population

Author(s): Maria Louison Vang, Menachem Ben‐Ezra, Mark Shevlin
Published in: Journal of Traumatic Stress, 32/6, 2019, Page(s) 843-854, ISSN 0894-9867
Publisher: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers
DOI: 10.1002/jts.22455

Revealing what is distinct by recognising what is common: distinguishing between complex PTSD and Borderline Personality Disorder symptoms using bifactor modelling

Author(s): Rachel Frost, Jamie Murphy, Philip Hyland, Mark Shevlin, Menachem Ben-Ezra, Maj Hansen, Cherie Armour, Angela McCarthy, Twylla Cunningham, Tracey McDonagh
Published in: European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 11/1, 2020, Page(s) 1836864, ISSN 2000-8198
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
DOI: 10.1080/20008198.2020.1836864

Polyvictimization and psychopathology among children and adolescents: A systematic review of studies using the Juvenile Victimization Questionnaire

Author(s): Ida Haahr-Pedersen, Afrodite Emma Ershadi, Philip Hyland, Maj Hansen, Camila Perera, Greg Sheaf, Rikke Holm Bramsen, Pernille Spitz, Frédérique Vallières
Published in: Child Abuse & Neglect, 107, 2020, Page(s) 104589, ISSN 0145-2134
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2020.104589

Crossing borders: a systematic review identifying potential mechanisms of intergenerational trauma transmission in asylum-seeking and refugee families

Author(s): Natalie Flanagan, Aine Travers, Frederique Vallières, Maj Hansen, Rory Halpin, Greg Sheaf, Nina Rottmann, Anna Thit Johnsen
Published in: European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 11/1, 2020, Page(s) 1790283, ISSN 2000-8198
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
DOI: 10.1080/20008198.2020.1790283