*RBL trainees are underlined

2023 and in press

Legg, N. K., Robillard, C. L., Turner, B.J. (in press). Examining the components and stability of negative affect in disordered eating frequency. European Eating Disorders Review. 

Turner, B. J., Robillard, C. L., Gretton, A., & Eslami, A. (in press). Rapid psychiatric readmission in youth: A five-year retrospective Cohort StudyPsychiatry Research, 325, 115228. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2023.115228

Turner, B. J., Switzer, A. C., Welch, B. E., Legg, N. K., Gregory, M. A., Phiri, P., Rathod, S., & Paterson, T. S. E. (2023). 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, 324, 566-575. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2022.12.074


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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