ARTICLES + PUBLICATIONS
THE PROGRAM FOR THE SURVIVORS OF TORTURE
Professional Psychology: Research and Practice,47(5), 356-362.
Journal of Child and Family Studies, 25(9): 2765–2777.
Akinsulure-Smith, A.M., & Chu, T. "Exploring Female Genital Cutting among Survivors of Torture." Journal of Immigrant & Minority Health.
Advance online publication. DOI 10.1007/s10903-016-0419-x
Akinsulure-Smith, A.M. "Displaced African female survivors of conflict-related sexual violence: Challenges for service providers." Violence Against Women, 20(6), 677-694.
Akinsulure-Smith, A.M. & Smith, H. "Evolution of family policies in post-conflict Sierra Leone." Journal of Child and Family Studies, 21, 4-13.
Akinsulure-Smith, A.M., Keatley, E. & Rasmussen, A. "Responding to secondary traumatic stress: A pilot study of torture treatment programs in the United States."
Journal of Traumatic Stress, 25, 232-235.
Akinsulure-Smith, A.M. "Using group work to rebuild family and community ties among displaced African men." Journal for Specialists in Group Work, 37(2), 95-112.
Akinsulure-Smith, A.M. & O’Hara, M."Working with forced migrants: Therapeutic issues and considerations for mental health" Journal of Mental Health Counseling, 34(1), 38-55.
Akinsulure-Smith A, Smith H. "Evolution of Family Policies in Post-Conflict Sierra Leone." Journal of Child and Family Studies
May 12, 2011
Akinsulure-Smith A. The Black-Eye Peas Group Game. Kaduson, H.G. & Schaefer, C.E. (Eds.), 101 Favorite Play Therapy Techniques, Volume III
Akinsulure-Smith, A.M. "African women don’t get the blues" Mu Yepe, 1, 1, 4-5. American College of Physicians (Keller A, contributor), Ethics Manual, fifth edition
January 1, 2002
Amowitz L, Reis C, Lyons KH, Vann B, Mansaray B, Akinsulure-Smith A, Taylor L, and Iacopino V. "Prevalence of War-Related Sexual Violence and other Human Rights Abuses Among Internally Displaced Persons in Sierra Leone." JAMA, 287: 513-521
Brabeck, K.M., Porterfield, K., & Loughry, M. "Psychosocial and mental health issues, assessment, and interventions with immigrant individuals and families facing detention and deportation in the United States." New York University Press
Eisenman D, Bergner S. Cohen I. "Idealizing Torture Victims Leads to Secondary Trauma in Human Rights Workers." Human Rights Review, 1 (4): 106-114
Eisenman D, Weine S, Green B, de Jong J, Rayburn N, Ventevogel P, Keller A, Agani F. "The ISTSS/Rand Guidelines on Mental Health Training of Primary Care Providers for Trauma Exposed Populations in Conflict-Affected Countries." J Traumatic Stress, 19 (1): 5-17
Galea S, Vlahov D, Resnick H, Ahern J, Susser E, Gold J, Bucuvalas M, and Kilpatrick D. "Trends of Probable Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in New York City After the September 11th Terrorist Attacks." Am J Epidemiol, 158(6):514-24
Galea S, Vlahov D, Resnick H, Kilpatrick D, Bucuvalis M, Morgan M and Gold J. An "Investigation of the Psychological Effects of the September 11th, 2001, Attacks on New York City: Developing and Implementing Research in the Acute Post-Disaster Period." CNS Spectrums: The International Journal of Neuropsychiatric Medicine, 7 (8): 585-597
Hetfield M, Jastram K, Keller A., Kuck C, Haney C, Scheuren F, Baier P, Fleming C, Hartsough T, Kyle S, Rasmussen A, Reeves K, Rosenfeld B. Report on Asylum Seekers in Expedited Removal. U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom
Hopkinson, Rebecca A. MD, Keatley, Eva MA, Glaeser, Elizabeth BS, Erickson-Schroth, Laura MD, MA, Fattal, Omar MD & Nicholson Sullivan, Melba PhD. “Persecution Experiences and Mental Health of LGBT Asyulm Seekers.” Journal of Homosexuality.
Huston, T. "Raising Children in an Uncertain World." The Guardian
December 13, 2016
Iacopino V, Frank M, Bauer H, Keller A, Fink S, Ford D, Pallin D, Waldman R. "A Population-Based Assessment of Human Rights Abuses Committed Against Ethnic Albanian Refugees from Kosovo." Am J Public Health, 91(12): 2013-8
Iacopino V, Frank M, Keller A, Fink S, Pallin D, Waldman R, Ford D, Burkhalter H, Ayotte B, Cohen A, Barron R, Leaning J, Keough M. War Crimes in Kosovo.
Physicians for Human Rights
Keller, A. "First 100 Days." CNN International, International Desk
January 26, 2017
PLOS ONE 12(1): e0168692.
Keller, A. "A Refugee Crisis in Our Own Backyards." The Washington Post, Opinions
September 20, 2016
Keller, A. "Torture is Against 'America's Core Values and Security'." The New York Times, Letters to the Editor
March 21, 2016
Keller, A. "The Syrian Refugees, Morality and Trump’s Bombast." The New York Times, Letters to the Editor
November 23, 2015
Keller, A. and Megan Granski, "Doing Harm: Health Professionals’ Central Role in the CIA Torture Program." Physicians for Human Rights. The Guardian
December 16, 2014
Keller, A. and Parul Monga. "May I Have the Waterboard Please..." Huff Post Politics
February 25, 2013
Keller, A. and Parul Monga. "Outsourcing Torture." Huff Post Politics
February 8, 2013
Keller, A. and Parul Monga. "After Torture Cases, a Need for Accountability." The New York Times, Letters to the Editor
September 7, 2012
Keller, A. and Yang-Yang Zhou. "Traumatized Detainees." The New York Times, Letters to the Editor
January 16, 2012
Keller, A. and Yang-Yang Zhou. "Indefinite Detention: Instrument of Tyranny" McClatchy News, Opinion
January 13, 2012
Keller A. and Scott Allen. "How the Bush Administration tortured Medical Ethics." The Guardian
December 1, 2010
Keller A, Raymond N, Allen S, Iacopino V, Soldz S, Reisner S, Bradshaw J. "Experiments in Torture." Physicians for Human Rights: The Torture Papers
Keller, A. "How to Treat Those Who Aid Torture." The New York Times, Letters to the Editor
March 3, 2010
Keller, A. "If Only Torture Memos Were a Game Show." The Huffington Post
February 22, 2010
Keller, A. "Make Sure Health Care Reform Isn’t “Bah, Humbug!” The Huffington Post
December 28, 2009
Keller, A. "Call Health Care What It Is: A Basic Human Right." The Huffington Post
September 8, 2009
Keller, A. "Now That’s Trampling." The Huffington Post
August 13, 2009
Physicians for Human Rights
June 26, 2009
Keller A. "Pictures of Torture, The Fact of Torture." The New York Times, Letters to the Editor
May 14, 2009
Keller, A. "Evaluation and Treatment of Survivors of Torture and Refugee Trauma."
May 13, 2009
Keller A, Hashemian F, Crosby S, Iacopino V, Nguyen L, Ozkalipci O, Pross C, Rubenstein L, Yamin A. Broken Laws, Broken Lives. Physicians for Human Rights
Keller A, Levy N. "Medical Care of Victims of Torture and Refugee Trauma.Caring for Victims of Torture and Refugee Trauma: A Manual for Service Providers
Keller A, Smith H, Aladjem A, Cohen I. Editors. Caring for Victims of Torture and Refugee Trauma: A Manual for Service Providers. Jacob and Valeria Langeloth Foundation
Keller A, Gold J. “Survivors of Torture.” In Comprehensive Textbook of Psychiatry
Keller A, Lhewa, D, Rosenfeld B, Sachs E, Aladjem A, Cohen I, Smith H, Porterfield K. "Traumatic Experiences and Psychological Distress Among an Urban Refugee Population."
J Nervous and Mental Disease, 194 (3): 188-194
Keller A. "Torture in Abu Ghraib." Perspectives in Biology and Medicine, 553-69
Keller A, Rasmussen A, Reeves K, Rosenfeld B. "Evaluation of Credible Fear Referral in Expedited Removal at Ports of Entry in the United States."Report on Asylum Seekers in Expedited Removal (U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom)
Keller A." "Human Rights and Advocacy: An Integral Part of Medical Education and Practice." Virtual Mentor; Ethics Journal of the American Medical Association
Keller A, Ford D, Sachs E, Rosenfeld B, Meserve C, Trinh-Shevrin C, Rocklin P, Leviss J, Allden K, Kim G, Smith H, Wilkinson J, Singer E. From Persecution to Prison: the Health Consequences of Detention for Asylum Seekers. Physicians for Human Rights
Lancet, 362: 1721-23
Keller A, Ford D, Sachs E, Rosenfeld B, Trinh Shevrin C, Meserve C, .Leviss J, Singer E, Smith H, Wilkinson J, Kim G, Allden K, Rocklin P. "The Impact of Detention on the Health of Asylum Seekers." J Amb Care Mgmt, 26 (4): 383-385
Keller A. "Caring and Advocating for Torture Victims." Lancet, 360, Supp 1. 55-56
Keller A, Groisser S. “Domestic Violence.” The Bellevue Guide to Out-Patient Medicine
Keller A, Eisenman D, Saul J, Kim G. "Torture in Tibet." on Rehabilitation of Torture Victims and Prevention of TortureSupp. #1: 41-46.
Keller A, Saul, J. and Eisenman, D. "Caring for Survivors of Torture in an Urban, Municipal Hospital." J Amb Care Mgmt,; 21 (2): 20-29
In Proceedings of the Task Force on Design and Analysis Keller A. “Medical Ethics and Human Rights in Clinical Trials.” October, 1998
Keller A, Eisenman D, Saul J, Kim G. Striking Hard: Torture in Tibet. Physicians for Human Rights
Keller A. “Development of a Human Rights Education Program for Health Professionals in Cambodia.” In The Handbook for Human Rights Education
Keller A. “Health and Human Rights for Refugees.” The American Refugee Committee Training Manual
Keller A, Kim Horn S, Sopheap S, Otterman G. "Human Rights Education for Cambodian Health Professionals." Health and Human Rights, Vol 1 #3: 257-271
Keller A, Kim Horn S, eds. Human Rights Education for Health Professionals in Cambodia. United Nations and the American Refugee Committee
Keller A, Link N, Bickell N, Charap M, Kalet A, Schwartz, M. "Prisoners Access to Medications." JAMA, 269: (2507-08) (letter)
Lindhout, A. & Porterfield, K. "Healing in forgiveness: A discussion with Amanda Lindhout and Katherine Porterfield." European Journal of Psychotraumatology
Lipkin M Jr., Putnam S, Lazare A, editors; Keller A, asst. editor. The Medical Interview. Springer-Verlag
Murakami, N., Wilkinson, J. "Promoting Safety with our Clients." The Center for Victims of Torture, National Capacity Building Project. Webinar
O’Hara, M. & Akinsulure-Smith, A.M. "Working with interpreters: Tools for clinicians conducting psychotherapy with forced immigrants"
International Journal of Migration, Health, and Social Care, 7, 33-43
Rasmussen, A; Annan, J. "Predicting Stress Related to Basic Needs and Safety in Darfur Refugee Camps: A Structural and Social Ecological Analysis"
Journal of refugee studies, 23(1):23-40
Rasmussen, Andrew; Nguyen, Leanh; Wilkinson, John; Vundla, Sikhumbuzo; Raghavan, Sumithra; Miller, Kenneth E; Keller, Allen S. "Rates and impact of trauma and current stressors among Darfuri refugees in Eastern Chad." American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 80(2):227-36
Rasmussen A, & Diener CI. "A prospective longitudinal study of Teen Court's impact on offending youths' behavior." Juvenile and Family Court Journal, 56: 17-32
Rasmussen A, Aber MS, & Bhana A. "Adolescent coping and neighborhood violence: Perceptions, exposure, and urban youths’ efforts to deal with danger."
American Journal of Community Psychology, 33: 61-76
Rasmussen A, Rosenfeld B, Reeves K, Keller AS. "The subjective experience of trauma and subsequent PTSD in a sample of undocumented immigrants."
Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 195(2):137-143
Rasmussen A, Smith H, & Keller A S. "Factor Structure of PTSD symptoms among West and Central African refugees." Journal of Traumatic Stress, 20(3): 271-280
Rasmussen A. "Recidivism after teen court: Two proportional hazards models and a little speculation." Crime & Delinquency, 50: 615-635
Rasmussen A., Okazaki S, Bracey J, Groot A., Lee M., Mattison E, et al. "Clinic-refugee center collaboration: A case study in culturally appropriate service."
The Community Psychologist, 36: 40-43
Journal of Psychology, 219(3), 143-149
Rasmussen, A., Akinsulure-Smith, A.M., Chu, T. & Keatley, E. "'911' among West African immigrants in New York City: A qualitative study of disciplinary practices and perceptions of child welfare authorities." Social Science & Medicine
May 15, 2012
Santos M, Schwarz M, Aladjem A. "Outcome Measurement in Somatoform Disorders." Outcome Measurement in Psychiatry, A Critical Review
Searcey, D. "He Helped Topple a Dictator. In New York, He's Another Face in the Crowd." The New York Times, The Saturday Profile
January 6, 2017
Smith, H.E. & Akinsulure-Smith, A.M. "Needed – Not Just Needy: Empowerment as a Therapeutic Tool in the Treatment of Survivors of Torture and Refugee Trauma."
African Journal of Traumatic Stress, Vol. 2 No. 1, 17-31
Smith H, Akinsulure-Smith A. "A Global Perspective on Youth Outreach." Community Planning to Foster Resiliency in Children, 127-140.
New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum publishers.
Smith H. "Despair, Resilience, and the Meaning of Family: Group Therapy with French-Speaking Survivors of Torture from Africa."
Understanding and Dealing with Violence. Multicultural perspectives, 291-319
Smith H, Akinsulure-Smith A. "Mission to Freetown." Mano Vision, (26) 12-13
Smith H, Wokocha E, Akukwe C, & Godziak, G. "Enhancing the Well-Being of African Refugees." African Refugees and the U.S. Response: Twenty Years of Resettlement (Proceedings from the Sixth National Conference on African Refugees), 67-74
Smith H. "Mental Health Considerations in Refugee Resettlement Work." Mosaic, 7, (4)
Venters H, "Who is Jack Bauer?" The Lancet, 372: 1924-1925
Zhou, Yang-Yang and B. Shaw Drake. RE “Seeking Asylum: Some Lie, but More are Legitimate.” The New York Times, Letters to the Editor
July 18, 2011
Zuilkowski, S.S., Collet, K., Jambai, M., Akinsulure-Smith, A.M., & Betancourt, T.S. "Youth resilience in post-conflict settings: An intervention for war-affected youth in Sierra Leone." Human Development, 59, 64-80. DOI: 10.1159/000448227