Brittany C.L. Lange, MPH

Brittany Lange is a Clarendon Scholar studying for her DPhil in Social Intervention at the University of Oxford. Prior to coming to Oxford, she completed her Master's in Public Health in health policy at the Yale School of Public Health, and completed her undergraduate studies in psychology and sociology at Northeastern University.

Her DPhil research focuses on the association between child sexual abuse and subsequent mental health and parenting outcomes. As part of her DPhil, she will be completing several systematic reviews and an online mixed-methods survey on this subject.

Her primary research interests include mental health interventions, child sexual abuse, substance use and abuse, qualitative research methodology, and the creation of evidence-based mental health policy.

 

Manuscripts

2018

Lange, B.C.L., Pullen, S.J., Petruzzi, L.J., Parnarouskis, L., Dominguez, S., Harris, B., … & Borba, C.P.C. (2018). A qualitative investigation of the perceived role of peers in influencing substance use among youth in Monrovia, Liberia. Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies. In press. 

Petruzzi, L.J., Pullen, S.J., Lange, B.C.L., Parnarouskis, L., Dominguez, S., Slopadoe, S.P., … & Henderson, D.C. (2018). Contributing risk factors for substance use among school-aged youth in post-conflict Liberia: A qualitative investigation. Qualitative Health Research. In press. 

2017

Kurkurina, E., Lange, B.C.L., Lama, S.D., Burke, E., Yaffe, M.J., Monin, J., & Humphries, D. (2017). Detection of elder abuse: Exploring the potential use of the Elder Abuse Suspicion Index© by law enforcement in the field. Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect, 30(2).

Lange, B.C.L., Dáu, A.L.B.T., Goldblum, J., Alfano, J., & Smith, M.V. (2017). A mixed methods investigation of the experience of poverty among a population of low-income parenting women. Community Mental Health Journal, 53, 832-841.

Parnarouskis, L., Stevenson, A., Lange, B.C.L., Pullen, S.J., Petruzzi, L.J., Dominguez, S., … & Borba, C.P.C. (2017). The impact of transactional sex with teachers on secondary school students in Monrovia, Liberia – A brief report. Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies, 12(4), 328-333.

2016

Levey, E.J., Oppenheim, C.E., Lange, B.C.L., Plasky, N.S., Harris, B.L., Lekpeh, G.G., … & Borba, C.P.C. (2016). A qualitative analysis of factors impacting resilience among youth in post-conflict Liberia. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health, 10(6), 1-11. 

Levey, E.J., Oppenheim, C.E., Lange, B.C.L., Plasky, N.S., Harris, B.L., Lekpeh, G.G., … & Borba, C.P.C. (2016). A qualitative analysis of parental loss and family separation among youth in post-conflict Liberia. Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies, 12, 11-16.

Pullen, S.J., Petruzzi, L., Lange, B.C.L., Parnarouskis, L., Dominguez, S., Harris, B., … & Borba, C.P.C. (2016). A qualitative analysis of substance use among Liberian youth: Understanding behaviors, consequences, and protective factors involving school youth and the school milieu. International Journal of Mental Health & Psychiatry, 2, 11-21.

 

Protocols

2018

Lange, B.C.L., Bach-Mortensen, A.M, & Gardner, F. (2018). The effectiveness of interventions designed for maternal caregivers who experienced child sexual abuse: A systematic review. PROSPERO: CRD42018092683.

2017

Bach-Mortensen, A.M., & Lange, B.C.L. (2017). Has the implementation of supervised injection sites been effective in decreasing overdose mortality of injection drug users in urban settings? A systematic review. PROSPERO: CRD42017082116.

Lange, B.C.L., & Bach-Mortensen, A.M. (2017). Stakeholder and public perceptions of supervised injection facilities: A qualitative meta-synthesis. PROSPERO: CRD42017081866.

Lange, B.C.L., Condon, E.M., & Gardner, F. (2017). The association between child sexual abuse and subsequent maternal parenting: a systematic review. PROSPERO: CRD42017051992. 

Lange, B.C.L., Condon, E.M., & Gardner, F. (2017). Child sexual abuse and subsequent maternal parenting: a qualitative meta-synthesis. PROSPERO: CRD42017058761.

Bach-Mortensen, A.M, Lange, B.C.L., & Montgomery, P. (2017). What barriers and facilitators do third sector organisations experience when implementing evidence-based interventions: A systematic review. PROSPERO: CRD42017073090.

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