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Terri Lewis, PhD
Faculty Research Specialist - School of Psychology
PhD, Bowling Green State University, 1999
BS, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1991
Scholarly & Professional Interests
Scholarly & Professional Interests:
Adolescent Substance Use
Early Sexual Initiation
American Public Health Association
Leeb, R.T., Lewis, T., & Zolotor, A.J. (2011). A review of physical and mental health consequences of child abuse and neglect and implications for practice.
American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine 5(5)
, 454-468. Doi: 10.1177/1559827611410266.
Lewis, T., Kotch, J., Wiley, T., Litrownik, A.J., English, D., et al. (2011). Internalizing Problems: A Potential Pathway from Child Maltreatment to Adolescent Smoking.
Journal of Adolescent Health, 48
Oberlander, S.E., Wang, Y., Thompson, R., Lewis, T., Proctor, L.J., Isbell, P., English, D.E., Dubowitz, H., Litrownik, A.J., & Black, M.M. (2011). Childhood maltreatment, emotional distress, and early adolescent sexual intercourse: Multi-informant perspectives on parental monitoring.
Journal of Family Psychology, 6
Jones, D.J., Runyan, D., Lewis, T., Litrownik, A., Black, M., Wiley, T., English, D., Proctor, L., Jones, B.L., & Nagin, D. (2010). Violence Exposure Trajectories among High Risk Youth and their Association with Two Subsequent HIV/AIDS Risk Behaviors.
Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 39(5)
Lewis, T., Kotch, J., Thompson, R., Litrownik, A.J., English, D.J., Proctor L.J., Runyan, D.K., & Dubowitz, H. (2010). Witnessed Violence and Youth Behavior Problems: A Multi-Informant Study.
American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 80,
Yonas, M.A., Lewis, T., Hussey, J., Thompson, R., Newton, R., et al. (2010). Perceptions of neighborhood collective efficacy moderate the impact of maltreatment on aggression.
Child Maltreatment, 15,
Black, M.M., Oberlander, S.E., Lewis, T.L., Knight, E.D., Zolotor, A., et al. (2009). A prospective investigation of sexual intercourse among adolescents maltreated prior to age 12.
English, D.J., Graham, J.C., Newton, R.R., Lewis, T.L., Thompson. R., et al. (2009). At-risk and maltreated children exposed to intimate partner aggression/violence: What the conflict looks like and its relationship to child outcomes.
Child Maltreatment, 14,
Kotch, J.B., Lewis, T., Hussey, J.M., English, D., Thompson, R., et al. (2008).The Importance of Early Neglect for Childhood Aggression.
DiLillo, D., Lewis, T., Di Loreto, A. (2007). Child maltreatment history and subsequent romantic relationships: Exploring a psychological route to dyadic difficulties.
Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma, 15
Lewis, T., Leeb, R., Kotch, J., Smith, J., Thompson, R., Palaez-Merrick, M., Black, M., Briggs, E., & Coyne-Beasely, T. (2007). Maltreatment history and weapon carrying among early adolescents.
Child Maltreatment, 12
Thompson, R., Proctor, L., Wiesbart, C., Lewis, T., English, D. Hussey, J., & Runyan, D. (2007). Children’s self-reports about violence exposure: An examination of the Things I’ve Seen and Heard Scale.
American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 77
Damashek, A., Williams, N., Sher, K., Peterson, L., Lewis, T., & Schweinle, W. (2005). Risk for minor childhood injury: An investigation of parent and child factors.
Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 30,
Dubowitz, H., Newton, R.R., Litrownik, A.J., Briggs, E.C., Lewis, T., Thompson, R., English, D., Lee, L., Feerick, M.M. (2005). Examination of a Conceptual Model of Child Neglect.
Child Maltreatment, 10,
Lewis, T., DiLillo, D., & Peterson, L. (2004). Parental beliefs regarding the developmental benefits of childhood injuries. American Journal of Health Behavior, 28, S61-S68.
Mahoney, A., Donnelly, W.O., Boxer, P., & Lewis, T. (2003). Marital and severe parent-to-adolescent physical aggression in clinic-referred families: Co-occurrence and links to child externalizing behavior problems.
Journal of Family Psychology, 17,
Mahoney, A., Donnelly, W.O., Lewis, T., & Maynard, C. (2000) Mothers' and fathers' self-reports of corporal punishment and severe physical aggression toward clinic-referred youth.
Journal of Clinical Child Psychology, 29
Lewis, T.L., Schwebel, D.C., Elliott, M.N., Visser, S., Toomey, S.L., McLaughlin, K.A., et al. (2011, October). The association between youth violence exposure and ADHD symptoms. 139th Annual Meeting and Exposition of the American Public Health Association.
Thompson, R., Runyan, D., Smith, J., & Lewis, T. (2010, September). The relationship between child maltreatment and treatment needs: The issue of gender and suicide risk. XVIIIth ISPCAN International Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect. Honalulu, HI, USA.
Lewis, T.L., Thompson, R., Kotch, J. et al. (2010, July). Disagreement between caregivers and youth about witnessed violence: The predictors and consequences. Sixth International Family Violence and Child Victimization Research Conference.
Lewis, T.L., Kotch, J., Black, M., et al. (2010, July).The effect of social capital and caregiver social support on aggression and delinquency in maltreated adolescents. Sixth International Family Violence and Child Victimization Research Conference.
Black, M., Oberlander, S., Wang, Y., Lewis, T., Knight, E.D., Zolotor, A., et al. (2010, May). Adolescent Pregnancy Among Maltreated Youth: A Prospective Investigation Among Males and females. Pediatric Academic Society Annual Meeting, Vancouver, May 2010.
Proctor, L.J., Aarons, G.A., Dubowitz, H., English, D., Hussey, J., Lewis, T.L., et al. (2009, April). Trajectories of maltreatment following early onset: Heterogeneity in risk and subsequent abuse and neglect. 2009 Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Child Development, Denver, CO.
Jones, D.J., Runyan, D., & Lewis, T. (2009, April). Trajectories of violence exposure and risky behaviors among high-risk adolescents. 2009 Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research on Child Development, Denver, CO.
Lewis, T., Yonas, M., Hussey, J., Thompson, R., Newton, R., English, D., & Dubowitz, H. (2008, September). Protective neighborhood effects on preventing externalizing behaviors in maltreated youth. XVIIth ISPCAN International Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect. Hong Kong, S.A.R., China.
Lewis, T., Leeb, R. T., Kotch, J. B., Briggs, E. C., Smith, J. B., & Coyne-Beasely, T. (2003, February). Don’t Shoot! An examination of young adolescents who report perceived need for and use of a weapon. Paper presented at the 17th Annual San Diego Conference on Child and Family Maltreatment, San Diego, CA.
Faculty Research Specialist, School of Psychology, Fielding Graduate University.
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