In Press

Perry, D. & Conners-Burrow, N.A. (2015). Addressing Early Adversity Through Mental Health Consultation In Early Childhood Settings.  Family Relations, 65, 24-36.  Doi 10.1111/fare.12172

In Review

Pemberton, J. R., Conners-Burrow, N. A., Sigel, B. A., Stokes, L. D., Sievers, C. M., & Kramer, T. L. (under review) Factors associated with clinician adherence to TF-CBT post-workshop training components. Manuscript submitted for publication to Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research

Conners-Burrow, N.A., McKelvey, L.M., Mesman, G., Pemberton, J., Holmes, K. (2014 in review). Differential Effects of Maternal Depression and Alcohol Use on Child Internalizing and Externalizing Problems. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology.

 2016

McKelvey, L. M., Whiteside-Mansell, L., Conners-Burrow, N.A., Swindle, T., & Fitzgerald, S. (2016).  Assessing adverse experiences from infancy through early childhood. Child Abuse and Neglect, 51, 295-302. DOI: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2015.09.008

Perry, D. & Conners-Burrow, N.A. (2015). Addressing Early Adversity Through Mental Health Consultation In Early Childhood Settings.  Family Relations, 65, 24-36.  Doi 10.1111/fare.12172

Published

McKelvey, L.M., Conners-Burrow, N., Mesman, G., Pemberton, J., & Casey, P. (2015).  Promoting Adolescent Behavioral Adjustment in Violent Neighborhoods: Supportive Families Can Make a Difference! Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology, 44(1), 157-168. DOI: 10.1080/15374416.2014.895939.

Perry, D. & Conners-Burrow, N.A. (2015). Addressing Early Adversity Through Mental Health Consultation In Early Childhood Settings.  Family Relations, 65, 24-36.  Doi 10.1111/fare.12172

Conners-Burrow, N McKelvey, L.M., Pemberton, J., Mesman, G., Holmes,K. & Bradley, R.H.  (2015) Buffering the Negative Effects of Maternal Alcohol Problems on Child Behavior.  Journal of Family Psychology, 29, 576-584. Doi 10.1037/fam0000121.

Conners-Burrow, N., McKelvey, L.M., Perry, D., Whiteside-Mansell, L., Kraleti, S., Mesman, G., Holmes, K., & Kyzer, A. (2016). Low-Level Symptoms of Depression in Mothers of Young Children are Associated with Behavior Problems in Middle Childhood. Maternal Child Health, 20, 516-524. Doi 10.1007/s10995-015-1849-0.

Kramer, T.L., Sigel, B.A., Conners-Burrow, N., Worley, K.B., Church, J.K. & Helpenstill, K. (2015). It Takes a State: Best Practices for Children Exposed to Trauma. Best Practices in Mental Health, 11, 14-23.

Conners-Burrow, N., Swindle, T, McKelvey, L., & Bokony, P. (2015) A Little Bit of the Blues: Low-Level Symptoms of Maternal Depression and Classroom Behavior Problems in Preschool Children. Early Education and Development, 26, 230-244. DOI 10.1080/10409289.2015.979725

Conners-Burrow, N.A., Bokony, P., Whiteside-Mansell, L., Jarrett, D., Kraleti, S., McKelvey, L. & Kyzer, A. (2014). Low-Level Depressive Symptoms Reduce Maternal Support for Child Cognitive Development. The Journal of Pediatric Healthcare, 28, 404-4112 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pedhc.2013.12.005.

Swindle, T., Ward, W. L., Whiteside-Mansell, L., Brathwaite, J., Bokony, P.A., Conners-Burrow, N, & McKelvey, L.M. (2014). Pediatric nutrition: Parenting impacts beyond financial resources. Clinical Pediatrics, 53, 793-795. doi 10.1177/0009922813505904.

Kyzer, A. L., Conners-Burrow, N. A., & McKelvey, L. (2014) Environmental risk factors and custody status in children of substance abusers. Children & Youth Services Review, 36, 150-154. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2013.11.020.

Conners-Burrow, N. A., Kramer, T. L., Sigel, B. A., Helpenstill, K. Sievers, C. & McKelvey, L. (2013) Trauma-Informed Care Training in a Child Welfare System: Moving it to the Front Line. Children and Youth Services Review, 35 (11) 1830-1835. Doi: /10.1016/j.childyouth.2013.08.013

 Fritz, R. M., Tempel, A. B., Sigel, B. A., Conners-Burrow, N. A., Worley, K. B., & Kramer, T. L. (2013). Improving the Dissemination of Evidence-Based Treatments: Facilitators and Barriers to Participating in Case Consultation. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice. Vol 44(4), Aug 2013, 225-230. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0033102

Conners-Burrow, N, Kyzer, A., Pemberton, J., McKelvey, L., Whiteside-Mansell, L. & Fulmer, J. (2013). Child and Family Factors Associated with Teacher-Reported Behavior Problems in Young Children of Substance Abusers. Child and Adolescent Mental Health, 18, 218-224.

Conners-Burrow, N, McKelvey, L., Kyzer, A, Swindle, T., Cheerla, R., Kraleti, S. (2013) Exposure to Violence as a Predictor of Internalizing and Externalizing Behavior Problems among Children of Substance Abusers. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 28 (4), 340-350.

Sigel, B. A., Kramer, T. L., Conners-Burrow, N. A., Worley, K. B., Church, J. K., & Mitrani, N. (2013) Statewide dissemination of Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). Children and Youth Services Review. 35, 1023-1029. Doi: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2013.03.012

Conners-Burrow, N.A., McKelvey, L., Sockwell, L., Harman J., Adams, Skye; Whiteside-Mansell, L. (2013) Beginning to ‘Unpack’ Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation: Types of Consultation Services and their Impact on Teachers. Infant Mental Health Journal , 34, (4) 280-289. DOI: 10.1002/imhj.21387

Conners-Burrow, N.A., Patrick, T., Steier, A. & Lloyd, E.C. (2013). A New Focus for Mental Health Consultation: Increasing Child Care Quality and Stability for Young Children in Foster Care. Zero to Three, 33 (5), 38-44.

McKelvey, L.M., Bokony, P., Johnson, D., Whiteside-Mansell, L., ConnersBurrow, N., &Swindle, T. (2013).  Family Engagement: Establishing a System to Support the Parent-Teacher Partnership.  The Special Issue on Parent Involvement/Engagement in Early Childhood Education for NHSA Dialog: A Research-to-Practice Journal for the Early Intervention Field, 16 (1), 171-175.

Whiteside-Mansell, L., Johnson, D., Bokony, P., McKelvey, L., Conners-Burrow, N., & Swindle, T. (2013).  Using the Family Map: Supporting Family Engagement  with Parents of Infants and Toddlers.  Special Issue on Parent Involvement and Engagement in Head Start for Dialog: The Research-to-Practice Journal for the Early Childhood Field., 16 (1), 20-44.

Conners-Burrow, N.A., Fussell, J., Johnson, D.L., McKelvey, L., Whiteside-Mansell, L., Bokony, P., Kraleti, S. (2013) Maternal Low and High Depressive Symptoms and Safety Concerns for Low Income Preschool Children. Clinical Pediatrics 52 (2), 167 – 173. Doi: 10.1177/0009922812473776

Kramer, T. L., Sigel, B. A., Conners-Burrow, N. A., Savary, P. E., & Tempel, A. B. (2013) A statewide introduction of trauma-informed care in a child welfare system. Children and Youth Services Review 35, 19-24. Doi: 10.1016/j.childyouth.2012.10.014

Amini Virmani, E, Masyn, K. E.; Thompson, R. A., Conners-Burrow, N., Whiteside-Mansell, L. (2013) Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation: Promoting Change in the Quality of Teacher-Child Interactions. Infant Mental Health Journal 34 (2) 156-172 DOI: 10.1002/imhj.21358.

Conners-Burrow, N, McKelvey, L., Pemberton, J.R., Lagory, J., Mesman, G.R. & Whiteside-Mansell, L. (2013) Moderators of the Relationship Between Maternal Substance Abuse Symptoms and Preschool Children’s Behavioral Outcomes. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 22 (8), 1120-1129. doi: 10.1007/s10826-012-9674-1

McKelvey, L.M., Conners-Burrow, N., Mesman, G.R., Pemberton, J.R., Bradley, R.H., & Fitzgerald, H.E.  (2012). Supportive Fathers Moderate the Effects of Mothers’ Alcohol use on Children’s Externalizing Behavior Problems. Family Science, 3, 189-200 DOI:10.1080/19424620.2012.783427.

McKelvey, L.M., Conners-Burrow, N.A., Balamurugan, A., Whiteside-Mansell, L, & Plummer, P. (2012).  The Effects of a Home Visiting Intervention for Adolescent Mothers on Parenting Attitudes and Beliefs. American Journal of Public Health, 102, 1860-1862. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2012.300934

Conners-Burrow, N.A., Whiteside-Mansell, L., McKelvey, L., Amini-Vermani, E., & Sockwell, L. (2012). Improved Classroom Quality and Child Behavior in an Arkansas Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation Pilot Project.   Infant Mental Health Journal, Vol. 33(3), 256–264 DOI: 10.1002/imhj.21335

McKelvey, L.M., Bokony, P.A, Swindle, T., Conners-Burrow, N.A., Schiffman, R.F., & Fitzgerald, H.E. (2012).  Father Teaching Interactions with Toddlers at Risk: Impacts on Child Cognitive Outcomes. Family Science, 2 (2), 146-155.  DOI:10.1080/19424620.2011.637710.

Conners-Burrow, N.A., Temple, A.B., Sigel, B.A., Church, J.K., Kramer, T.L., & Worley, K.B. (2012). The Development of a Systematic Approach to Mental Health Screening in Child Advocacy Centers. Children and Youth Services Review, doi:10.1016/j.childyouth.2012.04.020

Parent, J., Forehand, R., Merchant, M. J., Edwards, M. C., Conners-Burrow, N. A., Long, N., & Jones, D. J. (2011). The relation of harsh and permissive discipline with child disruptive behaviors: In an at-risk sample does child gender make a difference? Journal of Family Violence. 26, 527-533. doi:10.1007/s10896-011-9388-y

Conners-Burrow, N.A., McKelvey, L., & Fussell, J.J. (2011) Social Outcomes Associated With Media Viewing Habits of Low-Income Preschool Children. Early Education and Development, 22(2), 256–273.

McKelvey, L.M., Whiteside-Mansell, L., Bradley, R. H., Casey, P.H., Conners-Burrow, N.A., & Barrett, K. (2011).  Growing up in violent communities: Do family conflict and gender moderate impacts on adolescent’s psychosocial development?  Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 39, 95-107.

Bokony, P., Conners-Burrow, N.A., Johnson, D.L., Whiteside-Mansell, L., McKelvey, L., & Bradley, R.H. (2010) The Family Map: A Tool for Understanding the Risks for Children in Families with Substance Abuse. NHSA Dialog: A Research-to-Practice Journal for the Early Intervention Field, 13: 3, 192 — 197.

Conners-Burrow, N.A., Johnson, D.L., Whiteside-Mansell, L., McKelvey, L., Bokony, P., & Bradley, R.H. (2010). Protecting Young Children: Identifying Family Substance Use and Risks in the Home. NHSA Dialog: A Research-to-Practice Journal for the Early Intervention Field, 13: 3, 168 – 184.

Whiteside-Mansell, L., Johnson, D., Aitken, M. E., Bokony, P. A., Conners-Burrow, N.A , & McKelvey, L. (2010).  Head Start and Unintended Injury:  The Use of the Family Map Interview to Document Risk.  Early Childhood Education Journal,38, 33-41.

Conners-Burrow, N.A., Johnson, D.L., Whiteside-Mansell, L., McKelvey, L., & Gargus, R.A. (2009).  Adults Matter: Protecting Children from the Negative Impacts of Bullying. Psychology in the Schools, 46, 593-604.

Conners-Burrow, N.A., Johnson, B., & Whiteside-Mansell, L. (2009) Maternal Substance Abuse and Children’s Exposure to Violence. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 24, 360-368.

Whiteside-Mansell, L., Bradley, R. H., Casey P. H., Fussell, J. J., & Conners-Burrow, N. A.  (2008). Triple Risk:  Do Difficult Temperament and Family Conflict Increase the Likelihood of Behavioral Maladjustment in Children Born Low-birthweight and Preterm?  Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 10, 1-10.

 Whiteside-Mansell, L., Bradley, R. H., Conners, N. A., & Bokony, P. A. (2007).  The Family Map: Structured interview to identify risks and strengths in head start families. NHSA Dialog: A Research-to-Practice Journal for the Early Intervention Field, 10, 189-209.

Conners, N.A., Edwards, M., & Grant, A.S. (2007) An Evaluation of a Parenting Class Curriculum for Parents of Young Children: Parenting the Strong-Willed Child . Journal of Child and Family Studies, 16 (3), 321-330.

Conners, N.A., Tripathi, S.P., Clubb, R., & Bradley, R.H. (2007). Maternal Characteristics Associated with Television Viewing Habits of Low-Income Preschool Children. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 16 (3), 415-425.

Conners, N.A., Grant, A.S., Crone, C.C. & Whiteside-Mansell, L. (2006) Substance Abuse Treatment for Mothers: Treatment Outcomes and Impact of Length of Stay. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 31 (4), 447-456.

Conners, N.A, Whiteside-Mansell, L., Sherman, A.C. (2006). Dimensions of Religious Involvement and Mental Health Outcomes among Alcohol and Drug-Addicted Women. Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly, 24 (1/2), 89-108.

Conners, N.A, Whiteside-Mansell, L., Sherman, A.C. (2006). Dimensions of Religious Involvement and Mental Health Outcomes among Alcohol and Drug-Addicted Women. In B. Benda & T. F. McGovern (Eds); Spirituality and Religiousness and Alcohol/Other Drug Problems: Treatment and Recovery Perspectives. p. 89-108. The Haworth Press Inc., Binghamton, NY.

Conners, N. A., Whiteside-Mansell, L., Deere, D., Ledet, T. & Edwards, M. C. (2006) Measuring the Potential for Child Maltreatment: The Reliability and Validity of the Adult Adolescent Parenting Inventory – 2. Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, 30 (1), 39-53.

Worley, L. M., Conners, N.A., Crone, C.C., Williams, V.L., & Bokony, P. (2005). Building a Residential Treatment Program for Dually Diagnosed Women with their Children. Archives of Women’s Mental Health, 8 (2), 105 -111.

Robles, E., Crone, C.C., Whiteside-Mansell, L., Conners, N.A., Bokony, P.A.,Worley, L.L., McMillan, D.E. (2005) Voucher-Based Incentives for Cigarette Smoking Reduction in a Women’s Residential Treatment Program. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 7 (1), 111-117.

Conners, N. A., Bokony, P. A., Whiteside-Mansell, L., Bradley, R.H., & Liu, J.Y. (2004).  Addressing the needs of children impacted by maternal addiction.  Evaluation and Program Planning, 27 (2), 241-247.

Conners, N. A., Bradley, R.H., Whiteside-Mansell, L, Liu, J.Y, Roberts, T.J., Burgdorf, K., & Herrell, J.M. (2003). Children of mothers with serious substance abuse problems: An accumulation of risk. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 29 (4), 743-758.

Edwards, M. C., Whiteside-Mansell, L., Conners, N. A., Deere, D. (2003).  The utility of the preschool and kindergarten behavior scales in assessing child behavior in an at-risk sample.  Journal of Psychoeducational Assessment, Vol 21(1), 16-31.

Conners, N.A., Bradley, R.H., Crone, C.C., & Whiteside-Mansell, L. (2003) Looking for Common Ground — The Use of Information on Client Satisfaction to Make Improvements in Services for Women and Children. In Lessons Learned: Residential Substance Abuse Treatment for Women and their Children. DHHS Publication No. (SMA) 03-3787. Rockville, MD: Center for Substance Abuse Treatment.

Lawson, L., Conners, N.A., & Crone, C.C. (2001). Changing the Child Abuse Potential of Substance Abusing Pregnant and Parenting Women. Journal of Addiction Nursing, 13, 137-142.

Conners, N.A., Bradley, R.H., Whiteside-Mansell, L. & Crone, C.C., (2001). A comprehensive substance abuse treatment program for women and their children: An Initial Evaluation. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. 21, 67-75.   

Conners, N.A. & Franklin, K.K. (2000). Using Focus Groups to Evaluate Client Satisfaction in an Alcohol and Drug Treatment Program. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 18, 313-320

Whiteside-Mansell, L., Crone, C.C., Conners, N.A. (1999). The Development and Evaluation of an Alcohol and Drug Prevention and Treatment Program for Women and Children. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 16, 265-275.

Whiteside-Mansell, L., Conners, N.A., (1997). Evaluation of the Teaching Enhancements Affecting Minority Students (TEAMS) Program. Research In The Schools, 4, 9-16.

Franklin, K.K., Boggs, K.J., Conners, N.A., Crum, C.B., Nawarat, P., Ramirez, C.T., & Trawick, K.C. (1997). Defining Institutional Effectiveness for a Metropolitan University. (Report No. HE 030 940). Washington, D.C.: Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) Clearinghouse on Higher Education. (ERIC Document Reproduction Service No. ED 416 747).