PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

Mehus, C., Forster, M., Chan, G., Hemphill, S., Toumbourou, J., & McMorris, B. (In Press). Longitudinal, reciprocal relationships between parental monitoring and antisocial peer associations. Journal of Adolescence.

Sajady, M., Mehus, C., Moody, E., Jaramillo, E., Mupere, E., Barnes, A., & Cusick, S. (In Press.) Piloting a developmental screening tool adapted for east African children. Children.

Mehus, C., Doty, J., Chan, G., Kelly, A., Hemphill, S., Toumbourou, J., & McMorris, B. (2018). Testing the Social Interaction Learning Model’s applicability to adolescent substance misuse in an Australian context. Substance Use and Misuse, 53(11), 1859-1868. 10.1080/10826084.2018.1441307

Doty, J., Weiler, L., Mehus, C., & McMorris, B. (2017). Youth mentors’ relationship capacity: Parent-child connectedness, attitudes toward mentees, empathy, and match quality. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. Advanced online publication. 10.1177/0265407517740002

Eisenberg, M., Mehus, C., Saewyc, E., Corliss, H., Gower, A., Sullivan, T. R., & Porta, C. (2017). Community resources and supports for LGBTQ youth in the U.S. and Canada. Journal of Homosexuality. Advanced online publication. DOI: 10.1080/00918369.2017.1364944

Porta, C., Gower, A., Mehus, C., Yu, X., Saewyc, E., Eisenberg, M. (2017). "Kicked out": LGBTQ youths' bathroom experiences and preferences in the US and Canada. Journal of Adolescence, 56, 107-112. DOI: 10.1016/j.adolescence.2017.02.005

Mehus, C., Wieling, E., Achan, L., & Oloya, T. (In press). Identifying the roles of fathers in post-war northern Uganda: Groundwork for a parenting intervention. African Studies.

Porta, C., Singer, E., Mehus, C., Gower, A., Saewyc, E., Fredkove, W., & Eisenberg, M. (2017). LGBTQ youth's views on Gay-Straight Alliances: Building community, providing gateways, and representing safety and support. Journal of School Health, 87(7), 489-497. DOI: 10.1111/josh.12517

Mehus, C., Watson, R., Eisenberg, M., Corliss, H., & Porta, C. (2017). Living as an LGBTQ adolescent and a parent’s child: Overlapping or separate experiences. Journal of Family Nursing, 23(2), 175-200. DOI: 10.1177/1074840717696924

Wieling, E., Mehus, C., Möllerherm, J., Neuner, F., Achan, L., & Catani, C. (2017). Preparing the field for feasibility testing of a parenting intervention for war-affected mothers in northern Uganda. Family Process, 56(2), 376-392. DOI: 10.1111/famp.12189

Leslie, L., Mehus, C., Hawkins, J. D., Boat, T., McCabe, M. A., Barkin, S., Perrin, E., Metzler, C., Prado, G., Tait, V. F., & Beardslee, W. (2016). Primary health care: Potential home for family-focused preventive interventions. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 51(4), S106-S118. DOI: 10.1016/j.amepre.2016.05.014

Mehus, C., & Becher, E. (2016). Compassion fatigue, burn out, and compassion satisfaction in spoken-language interpreters. Traumatology, 22(4), 249-254. DOI: 10.1037/trm0000023

Ballard, J., Mehus, C., Utržan, D, & Wickel Didericksen, K. (2016). From there to here: The journey of refugee families to the United States. In Ballard, J., Wieling, E., & Solheim, C. (Eds.). Immigrant and Refugee Families: Global Perspectives on Displacement and Resettlement Experiences. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Libraries Publishing. Available online from: http://open.lib.umn.edu/immigrantfamilies/

Mehus, C. (2015). A tactile lifeline applied to couple therapy. Journal of Family Psychotherapy, 26(4), 318-322. DOI: 10.1080/08975353.2015.1097292

Wieling, E., Mehus, C., Moellerherm, J., Neuner, F., Catani, C., & Achan, L. (2015). Assessing the feasibility of a parenting intervention for war-affected families in Northern Uganda. Family and Community Health, 38(3), 253–268. DOI: 10.1097/FCH.0000000000000064

Harris, S. M., Samford, B. A., Mehus, C., & Zubatsky, J. (2013). Challenges faced by MFTs in administrative or managerial positions. American Journal of Family Therapy, 41(2), 173-183. DOI: 10.1080/01926187.2012.677643

Mehus, C. (2010). Jay Haley revisited. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 36, 527–528.

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Mehus, C., & Wieling, E. (2018, May). Cross-cultural adaptation of GenerationPMTO for post-conflict and resettled refugee communities. In K. Holtrop (Chair), Optimizing the Relevance of Prevention Science to Systems. “20x20” presentation at the Society for Prevention Research 26th Annual Meeting, Washington DC.

Mehus, C., Forster, M., Chan, G., Hemphill, S., Toumbourou, J., & McMorris, B. (2018, May). Testing the cross-lagged relationships between parental monitoring and antisocial peer associations in a longitudinal adolescent sample. Poster presentation at the Society for Prevention Research 26th Annual Meeting, Washington DC.

Mehus, C., Kazlauskaite, V., Colianni, S., Borowsky, I. (2018, April). Parent interest in resources to address their child’s behavioral health through primary care. Poster presentation at the Pediatric Research, Education and Scholarship Symposium, Minneapolis, MN.

Forster, M., Mehus, C., Gower, A., Borowksy, I. McMorris, B. (2018, April). Do extra-familial relationships moderate the relationship between ACE and adolescent opiate use in different educational settings? Platform presentation at the Society for Research on Adolescents Biennial Meeting, Minneapolis, MN.

Eisenberg, M., Gower, A., Saewyc, E., Corliss, H., Erickson, D., Mehus, C. (2018, April). LGBTQ youth organizations and emotional well-being among sexual minority youth in Minnesota. Platform presentation at the Society for Research on Adolescents Biennial Meeting, Minneapolis, MN.

Mehus, C., Smith, J., Metzler, C., Kjobli, J., Prado, G., & Hawkins, D. (2017, June). The Promise of Implementing Family-Focused Prevention in Primary Care Settings. Platform presentation (and chair) at the Society for Prevention Research 25th Annual Meeting, Washington DC.

Mehus, C., Doty, J., Chan, G., Kelly, A., Catalano, R., Hemphill, S., Toumbourou, J., & McMorris, B. (2017, June). Testing the Social Interaction Learning Model with adolescent substance use outcomes in a prospective Australian sample. Poster presentation at the Society for Prevention Research 25th Annual Meeting, Washington DC.

Wieling, E., Ballard, J., & Mehus, C. (2017, June). Feasibility of Implementing a Culturally Adapted Parenting Intervention for Karen Refugee Caretakers in the U.S. Poster presentation at the Society for Prevention Research 25th Annual Meeting, Washington DC.

Wieling, E. & Mehus, C. (2017, June). Adapting PMTO for the Context of War Trauma: From Families in Northern Uganda to Resettled Karen Refugees. Paper presentation at the 2nd Global PMTO Conference, Aarhus, Denmark.

Mehus, C., Watson, R., Eisenberg, M., Corliss, H., & Porta, C. (2016, November). Living as an LGBTQ youth and a parent’s child: Overlap of two experiences. Poster presentation at the annual conference of the National Council on Family Relations, Minneapolis, MN.

Mehus, C. (2016, May). Toward the widespread implementation of parent-focused preventive interventions. Presentation at the All-LEAH National Conference, Washington, DC.

Mehus, C., Watson, R., Eisenberg, M., Corliss, H., & Porta, C. (2016, April). LGBTQ youth experiences navigating community and relationships with parents. Poster presentation at the Pediatric Research, Education and Scholarship Symposium, Minneapolis, MN.

Singer, E., Mehus, C., Porta, C., & Eisenberg, M. (2016, March). LGBTQ youth’s views on gay-straight alliances: Building community, providing gateways, and representing safety and support. Poster presentation at the Society for Research on Adolescence biennial meeting, Baltimore, MD.

Wieling, E., & Mehus, C. (2015, May). Assessing the feasibility of providing a parenting intervention for war-affected mothers in northern Uganda. In E. Wieling (Chair), Early stage implementation efforts to transport an adapted evidence-based parenting intervention to war-affected families in northern Uganda. Paper presentation at the Society for Prevention Research annual conference, Washington DC.

Mehus, C., & Wieling, E. (2015, May). Fathering roles and alcohol abuse in northern Uganda. In E. Wieling (Chair), Early stage implementation efforts to transport an adapted evidence-based parenting intervention to war-affected families in northern Uganda. Paper presentation at the Society for Prevention Research annual conference, Washington DC.

Gliske, K., Mehus, C., & Gewirtz, A. (2014, November). Risk for substance use in military children: Implications for prevention. Paper presentation at the National Council on Family Relations annual conference, Baltimore, MD.

Becher, E., & Mehus, C. (2014, November). A survey of compassion fatigue, burnout, and compassion satisfaction in interpreters. Paper presentation at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies annual conference, Miami, FL.

Wieling, E., Mehus, C., Moellerherm, J., Neuner, F., & Catani, C. (2013, June). Pilot implementation of a parenting and family group intervention with Acholi mothers in Northern Uganda. In C. Catani (Chair), Effects of war trauma on family life: From etiology to intervention. Paper presentation at the European Society of Traumatic Stress Studies conference, Bologna, Italy.

Mehus, C. (2013, January). Quantitative results from EFC feasibility study. Paper presentation at the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy Winter Training Institute, Washington D.C.