*RBL trainees are underlined

2022 and in press

Turner, B. J., Switzer, A. C., Welch, B. E., Legg, N. K., Gregory, M. A., Phiri, P., Rathod, S., & Paterson, T. S. E. (In press). Psychological mediators of the associations between pandemic-related stressors and suicidal ideation across three periods of the COVID-19 pandemic in Canada. Journal of Affective Disorders.

Robillard, C. L., Balakrishnan, C., Craig, S. G., & Turner, B. J. (2022). A two-way street? Reciprocal associations between parental warmth and hostility with substance use among justice-involved adolescents. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 51, 1442-1456. doi: 10.1007/s10964-022-01611-7

Robillard, C. L., Legg, N. K., & Turner, B. J. (2022). Between- and within-person correlates of alcohol-impaired driving in first-year university students: The roles of binge drinking, impulsivity, depression, and anxiety. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. doi: 10.15288/jsad.21-00406

Robillard, C. L., Legg, N. K., Ames, M. E., & Turner, B. J. (2022). Support for a transdiagnostic motivational model of self-damaging behaviors: Comparing the salience of motives for binge drinking, disordered eating, and nonsuicidal self-injuryBehavior Therapy, 53(6), 1219-1232. doi: 10.1016/j.beth.2022.06.005

Turner, B. J., Helps, C. E., Ames, M. E. Stop self-injuring, then what? Psychosocial risk associated with initiation and cessation of nonsuicidal self-injury from adolescence to early adulthood. Journal of Psychopathology and Clinical Science, 131(1), 45-57. doi:10.1037/abn0000718

Robillard, C. L., Chapman, A. L., & Turner, B. J. Learning from experience: Within- and between-person associations of the consequences, frequency, and versatility of nonsuicidal self-injurySuicide and Life-Threatening Behaviour, 52(5), 836-847. doi:10.1111/sltb.12867

Robillard, C. L., Turner, B. J., & Helps, C. E.Testing a diathesis-stress model of self criticism and internalizing symptoms during the transition to university. Journal of  American College Health, Advance Online Publication. 1-11. doi: 10.1080/07448481.2021.1947837.

Turner, B. J., Robillard, C. L., Ames, M. E., Craig, S. G. Prevalence and correlates of  suicidal ideation and deliberate self-harm in Canadian adolescents during the COVID 19 pandemic. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry 67(5), 403-406. doi:10.1177/07067437211036612

Dixon-Gordon, K. L., Turner, B. J., Haliczer, L. A., Gratz, K. L., Tull, M. T., & Chapman, A. L. Self-injury motives: A person-centered examination. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behaviour, 52(4), 812-827. doi:10.1111/sltb.12865

Berghoff, C. R., Dixon-Gordon, K. L., Chapman, A. L., Baer, M. M., Turner, B. J., Tull, M. T., & Gratz, K. L. Daily associations of interpersonal and emotional experiences following stressful events among young adults with and without nonsuicidal self-injury. Journal of Clinical Psychology 78(11), 2329-2340. doi:10.1002/jclp.23359

Ries, R. K., Livengood, A. L., Huh, D., Kerbrat, A. H., Fruhbauerova, M., Turner, B. J., & Comtois, K. A. (2022). Effectiveness of a suicide prevention module for adults in substance use disorder treatment. JAMA Network Open, 5(4), e222945. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.2945 


Turner, B. J. & Helps, C. E. Using micro-longitudinal methods to examine social communicative functions of self-injury in everyday life. In W. Bareiss (Ed.),  Communicating With, About and Through Self-harm: Scarred Discourse. New  York, NY: Lexington Books.

Robillard, C. L., Turner, B. J., Ames, M. E., Craig, S. G. Deliberate self-harm in  adolescents during COVID-19: The roles of pandemic-related stress, emotion regulation  difficulties, and social distancing. Psychiatry Research, 304:114152. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2021.114152.

Robillard, C. L., Turner, B. J. & Helps, C. E. (2021). Testing a diathesis-stress model during the transition to university: Associations between self-criticism, stress, and internalizing problems. Journal of American College Health, 1-11. doi: 10.1080/07448481.2021.1947837

Legg, N. K. & Turner B. J. Personality correlates of eating pathology severity  and subtypes in the National Comorbidity Survey Adolescent Supplement. Journal of  Clinical Psychology, 77(1), 189-210. doi:10.1002/jclp.23021

Gregory, M. A., Legg, N. K., Senay, Z., Barden, J. L., Phiri, P., Rathod, S., Turner, B. J., & Paterson, T. S. E. Mental health and social connectedness across the adult lifespan in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. Canadian Journal on Aging/La Revue canadienne du vieillissement, 40(4), 554-569.

Craig, S. G., Robillard, C. L.Turner, B. J., & Ames, M. E. Roles of family stress, maltreatment and affect regulation difficulties on adolescent mental health during COVID-19. Journal of Family Violence.


Prud’homme, J.,* Robillard, C. L.*, & Turner, B. J. Personality disorders in sexual and gender minority populations. In E. D. Rothbaum (Ed.), Oxford Handbook of Sexual and Gender Minority Mental Health. New York, NY: Oxford University Press. *indicates co-first authorship.

Turner, B. J., Prud’homme, J., & Legg, N. K. Environmental influences and socio-cultural factors. In K. L. Gratz & C. W. Lejuez (Eds.), The Cambridge Handbook of Personality Disorders. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Chapman, A. L., Hope, N. S., & Turner, B. J. Borderline personality disorder. In K. L. Gratz & C. W. Lejuez (Eds.), The Cambridge Handbook of Personality Disorders. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Dean-Boucher, A., Robillard, C. L., & Turner B. J. (2020). Chronic medical conditions and suicidal behaviors in a nationally representative sample of American adolescents. Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology, 55, 329-337. doi:10.1007/s00127-019-01770-2


Turner, B. J., Baglole, J. S., Gratz, K. L., & Chapman, A. L. (2019). Experiencing and resisting strong urges for non-suicidal self-injury in everyday life. Suicide and Life-threatening Behavior, 49(5), 1332-1346. doi: 10.1111/sltb.12510.

Turner, B. J., Kleiman, E. M., & Nock, M. K. (2019). Non-suicidal self-injury in two large, representative samples of US Army Soldiers: Prevalence, course and prospective relationships to suicidal behaviors. Psychological Medicine, 49(9), 1470-1480

Ammerman, B. A., Jacobucci, R., Turner, B. J., Dixon-Gordon, K. L., McCloskey, M.  S. (2019). Quantifying the importance of lifetime frequency versus number of methods  in conceptualizing nonsuicidal self-injury severity. Psychology of Violence, 10(4), 442- 451. doi:10.1037/vio0000263

Miller, A. B., Eisenlohr-Moul, T., Glenn, C. R., Turner, B. J., Chapman, A. L., Nock, M. K., & Prinstein, M. J. (2019). Does higher-than-usual stress predict nonsuicidal self-injury? Evidence from two prospective studies in adolescent and emerging adult females. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 60(10), 1076-1084. doi: 10.1111/jcpp.13072.


Claes, L. Turner, B. J., Dierckx, E., Luyckx, K., Verschueren, M., Schoevaerts, K. (2018). Different Clinical Presentations in Eating Disorder Patients with Non-Suicidal Self-Injury Based on the Co-Occurrence of Borderline Personality Disorder. Psychologica Belgica, 58(1), pp.243–255.

Kleiman, E. M., Turner, B. J., Fedor, S., Beale, E. E., Huffman, J. C., & Nock, M. K. (2018). Digital phenotyping of suicidal thoughts. Depression & Anxiety, 35(7), 601-608.

Turner, B. J., Jin, H. M., Anestis, M. D., Dixon-Gordon, K. L., Gratz, K. L. (2018). Personality pathology and intentional self-harm: Cross-cutting insights from categorical and dimensional models. Current Opinion in Psychology, 21, 55-59.

Kleiman, E. M., Turner, B. J., Chapman, A. L., & Nock, M. K. (2018). Fatigue moderates the relationship between perceived stress and suicidal ideation: Evidence from real-time monitoring and daily diary studies. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, 47(1), 116-130.

Gratz, K. L., Tull, M. T., Dixon-Gordon, K. L., Turner, B. J., & Chapman, A. L. (2018). Is the association of deliberate self-harm with emotion relief stable or dependent on emotional context? Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 60, 61-68. 

Turner, B. J., Hu, C., Villa, J. P., & Nock, M. K. (2018). Oppositional defiant disorder and conduct disorder. In K. Scott (Ed.), The World Mental Health Factbook. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Turner, B. J., Kleiman, E. M., & Nock, M. K. (2018). Psychopathology and suicidal behavior. In J. N. Butcher, J. M. Hooley, & P. D. Kendall (Eds.), The APA Handbook of Psychopathology. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association Press.



Turner, B. J., McCann, B. S., Dunn, C. W., Darnell, D. A., Beam, C. R., Kleiber, B., Nelson, K., & Fukanaga, R. (2017). Examining the reach of a brief alcohol intervention service in routine practice at a Level 1 trauma center. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 79, 29-33.

Gomez, S. H., Tse, J., Wang, Y., Turner, B. J., Millner, A., Nock, M. K., & Dunn, E. C. (2017). Are there sensitive periods when child maltreatment substantially elevates suicide risk? Results from a nationally representative sample of adolescents. Depression & Anxiety, 34(8), 734-741

Kleiman, E. M., Turner, B. J., Beale, E., Fedor, S., Huffman, J., & Nock, M. K. (2017). Examination of real-time fluctuations in suicidal ideation and its risk factors: An ecological momentary assessment study. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 126(6), 726-738.

Dixon-Gordon, K. L., Chapman, A. L., Rosenthal, M. Z., & Turner, B. J. (2017). Emotion regulation in borderline personality disorder: An experimental investigation of the effects of instructed acceptance and suppression. Behavior Therapy, 48(6), 750-764.

Turner, B. J., Wakefield, M., A., Gratz, K. L., & Chapman, A. L. (2017). Characterizing interpersonal difficulties among young adults who engage in nonsuicidal self-injury using a daily diary. Behavior Therapy, 48(3), 366-379. doi:10.1016/j.beth.2016.07.001

Chapman, A. L., Rosenthal, M. Z., Dixon-Gordon, K. L., Turner, B. J., & Kuppens, P. (2017). Borderline personality disorder and the effects of instructed emotional avoidance and acceptance in daily life. Journal of Personality Disorders, 31(4), 483-502.



Turner, B. J., Yiu, A., Claes, L., Muehlenkamp, J., & Chapman, A. L. (2016). Occurrence and co-occurrence of nonsuicidal self-injury and disordered eating in a daily diary study: Which behavior, when? Psychiatry Research, 246, 39-47. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2016.09.012

Turner, B. J., Cobb, R. J., Gratz, K. L., & Chapman, A. L. (2016). The role of interpersonal conflict and perceived social support in nonsuicidal self-injury in daily life. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 125(4), 588-598. doi: 10.1037/abn0000141

Sheppard, M., Layden, B. K., Turner, B. J., Chapman, A. L. (2016). Dialectical behavior therapy in forensic contexts. The Behavior Therapist, 39(5), 181-183.



Dixon-Gordon, K. L., Chapman, A. L., & Turner, B. J. (2015). A preliminary, pilot study comparing Dialectical Behavior Therapy emotion regulation skills with interpersonal effectiveness skills and a control group treatment. Journal of Experimental Psychopathology, 6(4), 369-388. doi: 10.5127/jep.041714

Turner, B. J., Dixon-Gordon, K. L., Austin, S. B., Rodriguez, M., Rosenthal, M. Z., & Chapman, A. L. (2015). Non-suicidal self-injury with and without borderline personality disorder: Differences in self-injury and diagnostic comorbidity. Psychiatry Research, 230(1), 28-35. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2015.07.058

Yiu, A., Turner, B. J., Layden, B. K., Chapman, A. L., & Zaitsoff, S. L. (2015). Prevalence and correlates of eating disorder symptoms in a community sample with non-suicidal self-injury. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment, 37, 504-511. doi: 10.1007/s10862-014-9470-x

Claes, L., Luyckx, K., Bijttebier, P., Turner, B. J., Ghandi, A., Smets, J., Norré, J., Van Assche, L., Verheyen, E., Goris, Y., Hoksbergen, I., & Schoevaerts, K. (2015). Non-suicidal self-injury in eating disorder patients: Associations with identity formation above and beyond anxiety and depression. European Eating Disorders Review, 23(2), 119-125. doi: 10.1002/erv.2341

Turner, B. J., Yiu, A., Layden, B. K., Claes, L., Zaitsoff, S. L., & Chapman, A. L. (2015). Temporal relationships between disordered eating and non-suicidal self-injury: Examining symptom overlap over one year. Behavior Therapy, 46(1), 125-138. doi: 10.1016/j.beth.2014.09.002

Turner, B. J., Arya, S., & Chapman, A. L. (2015). Non-suicidal self-injury in Asian versus Caucasian university students: Who, how and why? Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 45(2), 199-216. doi: 10.1111/sltb.12113



Turner, B. J., Austin, S. B., & Chapman, A. L. (2014). Treating non-suicidal self-injury: A systematic review of psychosocial and pharmacological interventions. The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 59(11), 576-585.

Turner, B. J., Claes, L., Wilderjans, T. F., Pauwels, E., Dierckx, E., Chapman, A. L., & Schoevaerts, K. (2014). Personality profiles in eating disorders: Further evidence of the clinical utility of examining subtypes based on temperament. Psychiatry Research, 219(1), 157-165. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2014.04.036.

Turner, B. J., Chapman, A. L., & Gratz, K. L. (2014). Why stop self-injuring? Development of the reasons to stop self-injury questionnaire. Behavior Modification, 38(1), 67-104. doi: 10.1177/0145445513508977.

Chapman, A. L., Gratz, K. L. & Turner, B. J. (2014). Risk-related and protective correlates of non-suicidal self-injury among incarcerated females: Comparison with suicide attempts. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 44(2), 139-154. doi: 10.1111/sltb.12058.


2013 and before 

Turner, B. J., Layden, B. K., Butler, S. M., & Chapman, A. L. (2013). How often, or how many ways: Clarifying the relationship between non-suicidal self-injury and suicide. Archives of Suicide Research, 17(4), 397-415. doi: 10.1080/13811118.2013.802660.

Chapman, A. L., Turner, B. J., & Dixon-Gordon, K. L. (2013). Untangling the relationship between Borderline Personality Disorder and traumatic experiences: Empirical evidence and treatment recommendations. In L. F. Carvalho & R. Primi (Eds.) Perspectivas em psicologia dos transtornos da personalidade: implicações teóricas e práticas. São Paulo: Casa do Psicólogo.

Turner, B. J., Chapman, A. L., & Layden, B. K. (2012). Intrapersonal and interpersonal functions of non-suicidal self-injury: Associations with emotional and social functioning. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, 42, 36-55. doi: 10.1111/j.1943-278X.2011.00069.x.

Chapman, A. L., Turner, B. J., & Dixon-Gordon, K. L. (2011). To integrate or not to integrate DBT with other therapy approaches. Clinical Social Work Journal, 39(2), 170-179.

Dixon-Gordon, K. L., Turner, B. J., & Chapman, A. L. (2011). Psychotherapy for personality disorders. International Review of Psychiatry, 23(3), 282-302. doi: 10.3109/09540261.2011.586992.

Chapman, A. L., Dixon-Gordon, K. L., & Turner, B. J. (2010). Dialectical Behavior Therapy: Mental health substance use. In D. B. Cooper (Ed.) Principles for Intervention Mental Health-Substance Use. Devon, UK: Radcliff Publishing Ltd.


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