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Elana Newman, PhD

Elana Newman, PhD
McFarlin Professor of Psychology
College of Arts & Sciences
918-631-2836 Lorton Hall Room 308I


PhD – Duke University MA – Duke University BA – Washington University


Elana Newman's major area of work focuses upon assessing, understanding, and treating maladaptive responses to traumatic life events. Her current work focuses on journalism and trauma and disaster mental health.

Research Interests

Assessing, understanding, and treating maladaptive responses to traumatic life events; currently, this work focuses on (1) intersection of journalism and traumatic stress studies (2), disaster mental health, (3) training competencies and (4) evaluating the Women in Recovery Program.

Teaching Interests

Psychology of Women
Advanced Psychotherapy, Consultation and Supervision
Traumatic Stress Studies, Teaching of Psychology


  • Shedd, S., Park, S., Newman, E., LaRocque, M., Hubler, A., Forrest, A., & Brock, G. (1992). The evolution and process of a successful feminist reading group. In J. O’Barr & M. Wyer (Eds.), Engaging feminism: classroom voices for the 1990s. Charlottesville, Virginia: University of Virginia Press.

  • Newman, E., & Ribbe, D. (1996). Psychometric review of the clinician administered PTSD scale for children. In B. H. Stamm (Ed.), Measurement of stress, trauma, and adaptation (pp.108-114). Lutherville, MD: Sidran Press.

  • Keane, T. M., Newman, E., & Orsillo, S. M. (1996). Assessment of war-zone related PTSD. In J. P. Wilson & T. M. Keane (Eds.), Assessing psychological trauma and PTSD: A handbook for practitioners (pp. 267-290). New York: Guilford Press.

  • Solomon, S. D., Keane, T. M., Newman, E., & Kaloupek, D. G. (1996). Choosing self-report measures and structured interviews for PTSD. In E. B. Carlson (Ed.), Trauma research methodology (pp.56-81). Lutherville, MD: Sidran Press.

  • Newman, E., Kaloupek, D. G., Keane, T. M. (1996). Assessment of PTSD in clinical and research settings. In B. van der Kolk, A. C. McFarlane, B., & L. Weisaeth (Eds.), Traumatic stress: The effects of overwhelming experience on mind, body, and the society (pp. 242-275). New York: Guilford Press.

  • Newman, E., Kaloupek, D. G., Keane, T. M., & Folstein, S. (1997). Ethical decision making among trauma researchers. In G. K. Kantor and J. Jasinski (Eds.), Out of the darkness: Contemporary perspectives on family violence (pp. 271-281). Newbury Park, CA: Sage Press.

  • Niles, B. L., Newman, E., Fisher, L. M., Erwin, B. M., Kaloupek, D. G., & Keane, T. M. (1999). Stability and fluctuation of veterans reports of combat exposure. In L. M. Williams and V. Banyard (Eds.), Trauma and memory (pp. 311-317). Newbury Park, CA: Sage Press.

  • Niles, B. L., Newman, E., & Fisher, L. (1999). Obstacles to assessment of PTSD in longitudinal research. In A. Shalev, R. Yehuda, & A. C. McFarlane (Eds.), International handbook of human response to trauma (pp 213-222). New York: Plenum Press.

  • Newman, E. (2001). The bridge between sorrow and knowledge: Journalists and traumatic stress. In Y. Danieli (Eds.), Sharing the front line and the back hills: International interveners: Peace keepers, humanitarian Aid workers and the media in the midst of crisis (pp. 305- 315). United Nations: Baywood Publishing Company, Inc.

  • Newman, E. (2004). Narrative, gender and recovery from childhood abuse. In L. J. Parks, C. L. Winkelman, & C. Shearer-Cremean (Eds.), Survivor rhetoric: Negotiations and narrativity in abused women’s language (pp.23-41). Toronto, Canada: University of Toronto Press.

  • Wolpaw, J. M., Ford, J. D., Newman, E., Davis, J. L., & Briere, J. (2005). Trauma Symptom Checklist for Children. In T. Grisso, G. Vincent, & D. Seagrave (Eds.), Handbook of Mental Health Screening and Assessment for Juvenile Justice (pp. 152-165). New York: Guilford Publications, Inc.

  • Newman, E., Davis, J.L., & *Kennedy, S. (2006). Journalism and the public during catastrophes. In Y. Neria, R.Gross, R. Marshall, & E. Susser (Eds.), 9-11: Mental Health in the Wake of Terrorist Attacks (pp. 178-196). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

  • Newman, E., Shapiro, B., & Nelson, S.* (2009). Journalism and media during disasters. In Y. Neria, S. Galea & F. Norris (Eds.), Mental health consequences of disaster (pp. 291-301). New York: Cambridge Press.

  • Davis, J.L., Newman, E., & *Pruiksma, K. (2009). Cognitive restructuring. In A. Rubin, & D.Springer (Eds.) Clinician’s guide to evidence-based practice series: Treatment of traumatized adults and children. Hoboken, NY: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

  • Howe, E. G. & Newman, E. (2017). Ethical issues in disaster psychiatry. In R. J Ursano, 7& C.S. Fullerton (Eds) Textbook of Disaster Psychiatry ( pp 314-324. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press

  • Newman, E. (1995). Book Review of M.J. Scott’s and S.G. Stradling’s “Counselling for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder”. The Journal of Traumatic Stress, 8, 192-194.

  • Newman, E. (1997). Book review of Sharon Lamb’s ‘The Trouble with Blame’. Feminism and Psychology, 7, 373-376.

  • Newman, E. (1997). Book review of M. Walker’s “Surviving Secrets”. Feminism and Psychology, 7, 376-377.

  • Newman, E. (1998). Book review of Mic Hunter’s “Child Survivors and Perpetrators of Sexual Abuse: Treatment Innovations”. Violence against Women, 5, 631-633.

  • Newman, E. (1999) Book review of Saakvitne & Pearlman’s “Transforming the Pain”. Traumatic Stresspoints, 13(1), 8.

  • Newman, E. (2000). Media review of Smyth “TAB-P Protocol: The Complete Home-Study Course in Cognitive-Behavioral Exposure-Based Psychotherapy for the Treatment Of PTSD” Traumatic Stresspoints 14(i), 12.

  • Balliett, N.*, & Newman, E. (2009). Review of handbook of PTSD: Science and practice, edited by M. J. Friedman, T. M. Keane, and P. A. Resick. Journal of Trauma & Dissociation, 10, 222-223.

  • Roth, S., & Newman, E. (1992). The role of helplessness in the recovery process for sexual trauma survivors. Canadian Journal of Behaviour Science, 24, 220-232. doi:10.1037/h0078712

  • Davidson, J., Roth, S., & Newman, E. (1991). Fluoxetine in post traumatic stress disorder. The Journal of Traumatic Stress, 4, 419-424.

  • Fisher, E. B., Jr., Bishop, D. B., Levitt-Gilmour, T., Cappello, M. T., Ashenberg, Z., & Newman, E. (1994). Social support in worksite smoking cessation: Qualitative analysis of the EASE Project. American Journal of Health Promotion, 9, 39-75.

  • Roth, S., & Newman, E. (1993). The process of coping with incest for adult survivors. The Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 8, 366-377. doi:10.1177/088626093008003005

  • Newman, E., Orsillo, S.M., Herman, D. S., Niles, B. L., & Litz, B. (1995). The clinical presentation of disorders of extreme stress in combat veterans. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 183, 664-668.

  • Lebowitz, L., & Newman, E. (1996). The role of cognitive-affective themes in the assessment and treatment of trauma reactions. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy: An International Journal of Theory and Practice, 3, 196-207. doi:10.1002/(SICI)1099-0879(199609)3:3<19

  • Newman, E., Riggs, D., & Roth, S. (1997). Thematic resolution, PTSD, and complex PTSD: The relationship between meaning and trauma-related diagnoses. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 10, 197-213.

  • Walker, E. A., Newman, E., Koss, M., & Bernstein, D. (1997). Does the study of victimization revictimize research participants? General Hospital Psychiatry, 19, 403-410. doi:10.1016/S0163-8343(97)00061-3

  • Roth, S, Newman, E., Pelcovitz D., van der Kolk B. A., & Mandel, F. S. (1997). Complex PTSD in victims exposed to sexual and/or physical abuse: Results from the DSM-IV field trial for posttraumatic stress disorder. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 10, 539-556.

  • McMackin, R., Morrissey, C., Newman, E., Erwin, B.*, & Daley, M. (1998). Perpetrator and Victim: Understanding and managing the traumatized young offender. Corrections Management Quarterly, 2, 36-45.

  • Newman, E. (1999). Ethical issues in teaching about violence against women. Women Studies Quarterly, 27(1-2), 197-202.

  • Newman, E., Walker, E. A., & Gefland, A. (1999). Assessing the ethical costs and benefits of trauma-focused research. General Hospital Psychiatry, 21, 1-10. doi:10.1016/S0163-8343(99)00011-0

  • Erwin, B. A., Newman, E., McMackin, R. A., Morrissey, C. & Kaloupek, D. G. (2000). Malevolent environmental factors, traumatic life events, and PTSD among criminally involved adolescents. Criminal Justice and Behavior. 27, 196-215. doi:10.1177/00938548000027002004

  • Basso, M. R. & Newman, E. (2000) A Primer of closed head injury sequelae in post traumatic stress disorder. Journal of Personal and Interpersonal Loss, 5, 125-147. [Also reprinted as a book chapter in J. Harvey & B. G. Pauwels (Eds.) Post Traumatic Stress Theory Research and Application, 2000 pp. 26-48, Philadelphia, PA: Taylor Francis].

  • Newman, E.; Christopher, S. R.*, & Berry, J .O. (2000). Developmental disabilities, trauma exposure, and post-traumatic stress disorder. Trauma Violence & Abuse, 1, 154-170. doi:10.1177/1524838000001002003

  • Newman, E, Willard, T.*, Sinclair, R., & Kaloupek, D. (2001). The costs and benefits of research from the participants’ view: The path to empirically informed research practice. Accountability in Research, 8, 27-47.

  • Kassam-Adams, N., & Newman, E. (2002). The reactions to research participation questionnaires for children and for parents (RRPQ-C and RRPQ-P). General Hospital Psychiatry, 24, 336-342.

  • Walker, E. A., Newman, E., Dobie, D .J., Ciechanowski, P., & Katon, W. (2002). Validation of the PTSD checklist in an HMO sample of women. General Hospital Psychiatry, 24, 375-380.

  • Newman, E. (2002). Assessment of PTSD and trauma exposure in adolescents. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 6(1), 59-77. [Also concurrent publication in a book R. Greenwald (Ed.) Trauma and Juvenile Delinquency: Theory, Research, and Interventions, Haworth Press].

  • Newman, E., Simpson, R., & Handschuh, D. (2003). Trauma exposure and post-traumatic stress disorder among photojournalists. Visual Communication Quarterly, 10(1), 4-13. doi:10.1080/15551390309363497

  • Carlson, E. B., Newman, E., Daniels, J. W., Armstrong, J., Roth, D., & Loewenstein, R. (2003). Distress in response to and perceived usefulness of trauma research interviews. Journal of Trauma and Dissociation, 4, 131-142. doi:10.1300/J229v04n02_08

  • Walker, E. A., Katon, W., Russo, J., Ciechanowski, P., Newman, E., & Wagner, A. W. (2003). Health care costs associated with posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms in women. Archives of General Psychiatry, 60, 369-374.

  • Newman, E., & Kaloupek, D. (2004). The risks and benefits of participating in trauma-focused research studies. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 17, 383-394.

  • Kassam-Adams, N., & Newman, E. (2005). Child and parent reactions to participation in research following pediatric traumatic injury. General Hospital Psychiatry, 27, 29-35. doi:10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2004.08.007

  • Chaffin, M., Hanson, R., Saunders, B. E., Nichols, T., Barnett, T., Zeanah, C., Berliner, L., Egeland, B., Newman, E., Lyon, T., Letourneau, E., & Miller-Perrin, C. (2006). Report of the APSAC task force on attachment therapy, reactive attachment disorder, and attachment problems. Child Maltreatment, 11, 76-89. (this article won the 2007 annual outstanding article award at APSAC and the 2008 Pro Humanitate Award)

  • Rippy, A*., & Newman, E. (2006). Perceived religious discrimination and its relationship to anxiety and paranoia among Muslim Americans. Journal of Muslim Mental Health, 1, 5-20. doi:10.1080/15564900600654351

  • Razmus, I., Wilson, D. Smith, R*., & Newman, E. (2006) Falls in hospitalized children. Pediatric Nursing, 32, 568-573.

  • Harrington, T*. & Newman, E. (2007). Evaluating post-traumatic stress disorder among treatment engaged substance abusing women. Addictive Behaviors, 32, 2788–2798.

  • Newman, E. (2007). Summary of empirical questions pertaining to trauma research. Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics, 2, 57-59. doi:10.1525/jer.2007.2.1.57

  • Newman, E., & Davis, J.L. (2008). Acute interventions for trauma-related problems. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 21 , 501-502.

  • Rippy, A.*, & Newman, E. (2008) Adaptation of a scale of race related stress for use with Muslim Americans. Journal of Muslim Mental Health, 3, 53-68. doi:10.1080/15564900802035292

  • Newman, E., & Kaloupek, D. (2009). Overview of research addressing ethical dimensions of participation in traumatic stress studies: Autonomy and beneficence. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 22, 595-602. doi:10.1002/jts.20465

  • Newman, E. (2011). Teaching clinical psychology graduate students about traumatic stress studies. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 3, 235-242. doi:10.1037/a0024476

  • Derauf, C., LaGasse, L. L., Smith, L., Newman, E., Rizwan, S., Arria, A.,…& Lester, B. M. (2011). Infant temperament and high risk parenting relate to behavior problems and language in toddlers at high social risk. Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, 32, 125-135. doi:10.1097/DBP.0b013e31820839d7

  • Zabaneh, R., Smith, L. M, LaGasse, L. L., DeRauf, C., Newman, E, Shah, R.,…& Lester, B. M. (2012). The effects of prenatal methamphetamine exposure on childhood growth patterns from birth to three years of age. American Journal of Perinatology, 29, 203-10. doi:10.1055/s-0031-1285094

  • Shah, R., Copes, S. D., LaGasse, L. L., Derauf, C., Newman, E., Arria, A.,… & Lester, B. M. (2012). Prenatal methamphetamine exposure and short-term maternal and infant medical outcomes. American Journal of Perinatology, 29, 391-400. doi:10.1055/s-0032-1304818

  • Newman, E. & Nelson, S.* (2012). Reporting resilience and recovery in the face of disaster: Research and training implications. Australian Journalism Review, 34(1), 17-33.

  • Derauf, C, LaGasse, L. L., Smith, L. M, Newman, E., Shah, R., Neal, C.,…& Lester, B. M. (2012). Prenatal methamphetamine exposure and inhibitory control among young school-age children. Journal of Pediatrics, 161, 452-459. doi:10.1016/j.jpeds.2012.02.002

  • Smith M., LaGasse L L, Derauf C, Newman, E., Shah R., Arria A.,…& Lester B. M. (2012). Maternal depression and prenatal exposure to methamphetamine: Neurodevelopmental findings from the infant development, environment, and lifestyle (IDEAL) study. Depression and Anxiety, 29, 515-522. doi:10.1002/da.21956

  • Liles, B .D,* Newman, E., LaGasse, L. L., Derauf, C., Shaw, R., Smith, L. M.,….& Lester, B. M. (2012). Perceived child behavior problems and parenting stress among prenatal methamphetamine users: The moderating role of maternal depressive symptoms. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 43, 943-957. doi:10.1007/s10578-012-0305-2

  • Wouldes, T. A., LaGasse, L. L., Derauf, C., Newman, E., Shah, R., Smith, L. M.,…& Lester, B. M. (2012). Co-morbidity of substance use disorder and psychopathology in women who use methamphetamine during pregnancy in the US and New Zealand. Drug And Alcohol Dependence, 127(1-3), 101-107. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2012.06.016.

  • Wu, M., LaGasse, L. L., Wouldes, T., Arria, A., Wilcox, T., Derauf, C., Newman, E.,…& Lester, B. M. (2013). Predictors of inadequate prenatal care in methamphetamine-using mothers in New Zealand and the United States. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 17, 566-575. doi:10.1007/s10995-012-1033-8

  • Twomey, J. E, LaGasse, L. L., Derauf, C., Newman, E., Shad, R., Smith , L. M.,…& Lester, B. M. (2013). Prenatal methamphetamine exposure, home environment and primary caregiver risk factors predict child behavior problems at five years. Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 83, 64-72. doi:10.1111/ajop.12007

  • Abar, B., LaGasse, L. L., DeRauf, C., Newman, E., Shah, R., Smith, L. M.,…& Lester, B. M. (2013). Examining the relationships between prenatal methamphetamine exposure, early adversity, and child neurobehavioral disinhibition. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors: Journal of the Society of Psychologists in Addictive Behaviors, 27, 662-673. doi:10.1037/a0030157

  • Kirlic, N.* Newman, E., LaGasse, L. L., Derauf, C., Shah, R., Smith, L. M.,…& Lester, B. M. (2013). Cortisol reactivity in two-year-old children prenatally exposed to methamphetamine. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 74, 447-451.

  • Himes, S.L, Lagasse, L.L., Derauf, C., Newman, E., Shah, R., Smith, L.,M.,…& Huestis, M.A. (2014). Risk for neurobehavioral disinhibition in prenatal methamphetamine-exposed young children with positive hair toxicology results. Therapeutic Drug Monitoring, 36, 535-543. doi:10.1097/FTD.0000000000000049

  • Pfefferbaum, B., Varma, C., Nitiema, P., & Newman, E. (2014). Universal interventions for children in the context of disasters and terrorism. Child Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 3, 363-368. doi:10.1016/j.chc.2013.12.006

  • Kiblawi, Z., Smith, L., Diaz, S., Lagasse, L., Derauf, C., Newman, E., Shah, R., Arria, A.M., Huestis, M.A., DellaGrotta, S., Dansereau, L.M.,, Wilcox, Neal, C. R.,Lester, B. (2014). Prenatal Methamphetamine Exposure and Neonatal and Infant Neurobehavioral Outcome: Results from the IDEAL Study. Substance Abuse: Official Publication Of The Association For Medical Education And Research In Substance Abuse, 35(1), 68-73. doi:10.1080/08897077.2013.814614

  • Pfefferbaum, B., Newman, E., Nelson, S. D.*, Liles, B. D. *, Tett, R., Varman, V. & Nitiema, P. (2014). Research methodology used in child disaster mental health intervention studies. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 55(1), 11-24. doi:10.1016/j.comppsych.2013.08.014

  • Newman, E., Pfefferbaum, B., Kirlic, N*, Tett, R., Nelson, S.* & Liles, B.* (2014). Meta-Analytic Review of Psychological Interventions for Children Survivors of Natural and Man-Made Disasters. Current Psychiatry Reports, 16 , 462. doi:10.1007/s11920-014-0462-z

  • Abar, B., LaGasse, L. L., Wouldes, T., Derauf, D. Newman, E, Shah, R.,…& Lester, B.M. (2014). Cross-national comparison of prenatal methamphetamine exposure on infant and early child physical growth: A natural experiment. Prevention Science, 15, 767-778. doi:10.1007/s11121-013-0431-5.

  • Pfefferbaum, B., Newman, E., Nelson, S., Nitiéma, P., Pfefferbaum, R., & Rahman, A. (2014). Disaster media coverage and psychological outcomes: descriptive findings in the extant research. Current Psychiatry Reports, 16, 464. doi:10.1007/s11920-014-0464-x

  • Pfefferbaum, B, , Sweeton, J. L, Nitiema, P.,Noffsinger, M. A., Vaman, C., Nelson, S. D*., & Newman, E. (2014). Child disaster mental health interventions: Therapy components. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, 29 , 494-502. doi:10.1017/S1049023X14000910

  • Pfefferbaum, B., Sweeton, J. L., Newman, E., Varma, V., Nitiema, P.. Shaw, J., Chrisman, A.K., & Noffsinger (2014). Child disaster mental health interventions: Part I. Techniques, outcomes, and methodological considerations. Disaster Health, 2(1), 1-12. doi:10.4161/dish.27534

  • Pfefferbaum, B., Sweeton, J. L., Newman, E., Varma, V., Noffisnger, M. A., Shaw, J. A., Chrisman, A. K. & Nitiema, P. (2014). Child disaster mental health interventions,: Part II. Timings, settings and delivery, and approaches. Disaster Health, 2(1), 58-67. doi:10.4161/dish.27535

  • Cook, J. M., & Newman, E. (2014). A consensus statement on trauma mental health: The New Haven Competency Conference process and major findings. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, And Policy, 6, 300-307. doi:10.1037/a0036747

  • *Miller, K.E., *Cranston, C.C., Davis, J.L., Newman, E., & Resnick, H. (in press).Psychological outcomes following a sexual assault video intervention: A randomized trial. Journal of Forensic Nursing .

  • Smith, R., Drevo, S., & Newman, E. (2018). Covering traumatic news stories: Factors associated with post-traumatic stress disorder among journalists. Stress and Health, 34(2), 218–226.

  • Newman, E., & Kaloupek, D.G. (1996). Correspondence. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 37, 305.

  • Spiwak, F., Newman, E., Fuentes, A., & Espinel, Z. (1997). Treating families of kidnap victims: Presidential program for the defense of personality liberty. Traumatic Stresspoints, 11(2), 7.

  • Newman, E., McMackin, R., Morrissey, C., & Erwin, B*. (1997). Addressing PTSD and trauma-related symptoms among criminally involved male adolescents. Traumatic Stresspoints, 11(1), 7.

  • Niles, B. L., Newman, E., & Fisher, L. M. (1998). Therapeutic follow-up in chronic PTSD: The challenges of assessment. National Center for PTSD Clinical Quarterly, 8(1), 6-10.

  • McCoy, V.*, & Newman, E. (1999). Traumatic StressPoints Survey Seeks Improvements. Traumatic Stresspoints, 13(3), 3.

  • Newman, E. (1999). Clinicians and Clients Receive Gift from Within. Traumatic Stresspoints, 13(3), 5, 11.

  • Newman, E., & Schleicher, D. (2001) Win-Win Situations: I/0 Graduate Students Learn Skills in Community and Non-profit Agencies. The Industrial/Organizational Psychologist, 38, 24-27.

  • Newman, E. (1999). Recently published. Traumatic Stresspoints, 13(3), 12; 13(2), 6.; 13(1), 6. (3 different columns)

  • Newman, E. (2002). Psychologists at Ground Zero assess effects on journalists covering 9-11 attacks. Psychology International, 13, 2, 1, 4-5.

  • Newman, E., & Kaloupek, D. (2003). Posttraumatic Stress Disorder among Criminally Involved Youth. Archives of General Psychiatry, 60, 849.

  • Kennedy, S.*, & Newman, E. (2005). ISTSS Membership Survey examines vicarious traumatization in researchers and clinicians. Traumatic Stresspoints, 19(1), 10.

  • Newman, E. (2005). Best practice parameters promote good practice and stimulates discussion within trauma community. Traumatic Stresspoints, 19(4), 5.

  • Newman, E. (2006, 2007). Presidents Column, Traumatic Stresspoints. (Four columns in total)

  • Lester, B., Arria, A. M., Derauf, C., Grant, P., LaGasse, L., Newman, E., Shah, R. Z., Stewart, S., & Wouldes, T., (2006). Methamphetamine exposure: A rural early intervention challenge. Zero to Three, 26(4), 30-36.

  • Newman, E. (2008). Assessing trauma and its effects without distress: A guide to working with IRBs. Observer, 21(5).

  • Newman, E. (2008). Effects of trauma on journalists. In G. Reyes, J. D. Elhai, & J.D. Ford (Eds.), Encyclopedia of psychological trauma. Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons.

  • Newman, E., & Shapiro, B. (2009). The National Center for PTSD celebrates a birthday. Traumatic Stresspoints, 23, 6-7.

  • Quick, B., et al., Gene markers in post-traumatic stress disorder. Abstracts of Papers, 239th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, United States, March 21-25, 2010, 2010: p. CHED-539.

  • Cromer, L.D. & Newman, E. (2011). Commentary on “Research Ethics in Victimization Studies; Widening the lens.
    Violence Against Women, 17, 1536-1548. doi:10.1177/1077801211436365

  • Newman, E. (2012). Taking care: Psychological considerations when reporting on sexual violence. Investigative Reporters and Editors Journal, 19-20.

Courses Taught

  • Clinical Supervision and Program Consultation
  • Dissertation Research

Professional Affiliations

  • Investigative Reporters and Editors
  • American Psychological Society
  • Oklahoma Psychological Association
  • Leadership Institute for Women in Psychology Participant
  • National Communication Association
  • Massachusetts Psychological Association
  • American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children
  • Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • American Psychological Association
  • Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy/Association for Cognitive Behavior Therapy
  • International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies

Awards & Honors

  • President’s Medal for Meritorious Service
  • Oscar Parson’s Distinguished Lecturer Award
  • President's Medal for Meritorious Service
  • APA Fellow Status, Division 56
  • Frank Ochberg Award for Media and Trauma Society
  • Heart Award
  • Mentor Award
  • Medicine Wheel Award
  • Oscar Parson's Distinguished Lecturer Award
  • Henry Kendall of Arts and Sciences Outstanding Research Award
  • Shining Star Award
  • Community Service Council recognition Award