Andrew E Rasmussen

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Andrew E Rasmussen, Ph.D.

Adjunct Assistant Professor; Dir Resch Survivors of Torture Pgm
Departments of Medicine (GIM Div) and Psychiatry

Contact Info

550 1st Avenue
VZ30, 6th Floor, Office 705 Floor 7 Room 705
Bellevue C&D Building
New York, NY 10016


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2004 — University of Illinois at Urbana, Graduate Education

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Research Interests

Modeling the interaction between current stressors and posttraumatic stress, stress symptomology across culture and trauma history, examining effects of trauma and displacement on refugee and immigrant families.

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All data from NYU Health Sciences Library Faculty Bibliography — -


Posttraumatic stress in emergency settings outside North America and Europe: a review of the emic literature
Rasmussen, Andrew; Keatley, Eva; Joscelyne, Amy
2014 May;109:44-54, Social science & medicine
— id: 1032332, year: 2014, vol: 109, page: 44, stat: Journal Article,

Intimate Partner Violence among West African Immigrants
Akinsulure-Smith, Adeyinka M; Chu, Tracy; Keatley, Eva; Rasmussen, Andrew
2013 ;22(1):109-129, Journal of aggression, maltreatment & trauma
— id: 691822, year: 2013, vol: 22, page: 109, stat: Journal Article,

Effects of Post-migration Factors on PTSD Outcomes Among Immigrant Survivors of Political Violence
Chu, Tracy; Keller, Allen S; Rasmussen, Andrew
2013 Oct;15(5):890-897, Journal of immigrant & minority health
— id: 557322, year: 2013, vol: 15, page: 890, stat: Journal Article,

Self-Reported Head Injury Among Refugee Survivors of Torture
Keatley, Eva; Ashman, Teresa; Im, Brian; Rasmussen, Andrew
2013 Jan;:E8-E13, Journal of head trauma rehabilitation
— id: 223632, year: 2013, vol: , page: E8, stat: Journal Article,

Correlates of Symptom Reduction in Treatment-Seeking Survivors of Torture
Raghavan, Sumithra; Rasmussen, Andrew; Rosenfeld, Barry; Keller, Allen S.
2013 JUL;5(4):377-383, Psychological trauma : theory, research, practice & policy
— id: 516102, year: 2013, vol: 5, page: 377, stat: Journal Article,

The social ecology of resolving family conflict among west african immigrants in new york: a grounded theory approach
Rasmussen, Andrew; Chu, Tracy; Akinsulure-Smith, Adeyinka M; Keatley, Eva
2013 Sep;52(1-2):185-196, American journal of community psychology
— id: 516152, year: 2013, vol: 52, page: 185, stat: Journal Article,

Responding to secondary traumatic stress: A pilot study of torture treatment programs in the United States
Akinsulure-Smith, Adeyinka M; Keatley, Eva; Rasmussen, Andrew
2012 Apr;25(2):232-235, Journal of traumatic stress
— id: 165614, year: 2012, vol: 25, page: 232, stat: Journal Article,

"911" Among West African immigrants in New York City: a qualitative study of parents' disciplinary practices and their perceptions of child welfare authorities
Rasmussen, Andrew; Akinsulure-Smith, Adeyinka; Chu, Tracy; Keatley, Eva
2012 Aug;75(3):516-525, Social science & medicine
— id: 301832, year: 2012, vol: 75, page: 516, stat: Journal Article,

Maternal distress explains the relationship of young African American mothers' violence exposure with their preschoolers' behavior
Mitchell, Stephanie J; Lewin, Amy; Rasmussen, Andrew; Horn, Ivor B; Joseph, Jill G
2011 Feb;26(3):580-603, Journal of interpersonal violence
— id: 134290, year: 2011, vol: 26, page: 580, stat: Journal Article,

Screening for Torture A Narrative Checklist Comparing Legal Definitions in a Torture Treatment Clinic
Rasmussen, Andrew; Crager, Mia; Keatley, Eva; Keller, Allen S.; Rosenfeld, Barry
2011 JUL;219(3):143-149, Zeitschrift fur Psychologie = Journal of psychology
— id: 164266, year: 2011, vol: 219, page: 143, stat: Journal Article,

Screening for torture: A narrative checklist comparing legal definitions in a torture treatment clinic
Rasmussen, Andrew; Crager, Mia; Keatley, Eva; Keller, Allen S; Rosenfeld, Barry
2011 ;219(3):143-149, Zeitschrift fur Psychologie = Journal of psychology
— id: 139069, year: 2011, vol: 219, page: 143, stat: Journal Article,

Posttraumatic idioms of distress among Darfur refugees: Hozun and Majnun
Rasmussen, Andrew; Katoni, Basila; Keller, Allen S; Wilkinson, John
2011 Sep;48(4):392-415, Transcultural psychiatry
— id: 137454, year: 2011, vol: 48, page: 392, stat: Journal Article,

Defining torture: a review of 40 years of health science research
Green, Debbie; Rasmussen, Andrew; Rosenfeld, Barry
2010 Aug;23(4):528-531, Journal of traumatic stress
— id: 138017, year: 2010, vol: 23, page: 528, stat: Journal Article,

Resilience in trauma-exposed refugees: the moderating effect of coping style on resilience variables
Hooberman, Joshua; Rosenfeld, Barry; Rasmussen, Andrew; Keller, Allen
2010 Oct;80(4):557-563, American journal of orthopsychiatry
— id: 113950, year: 2010, vol: 80, page: 557, stat: Journal Article,

Mental health and armed conflict: The importance of distinguishing between war exposure and other sources of adversity: A response to Neuner
Miller, Kenneth E; Rasmussen, Andrew
2010 ;71(8):1385-1389, Social science & medicine
— id: 119141, year: 2010, vol: 71, page: 1385, stat: Journal Article,

War exposure, daily stressors, and mental health in conflict and post-conflict settings: bridging the divide between trauma-focused and psychosocial frameworks
Miller, Kenneth E; Rasmussen, Andrew
2010 Jan;70(1):7-16, Social science & medicine
— id: 134962, year: 2010, vol: 70, page: 7, stat: Journal Article,

Predicting Stress Related to Basic Needs and Safety in Darfur Refugee Camps: A Structural and Social Ecological Analysis
Rasmussen, A; Annan, J
2010 MAR ;23(1):23-40, Journal of refugee studies
— id: 108317, year: 2010, vol: 23, page: 23, stat: Journal Article,

Rates and impact of trauma and current stressors among Darfuri refugees in Eastern Chad
Rasmussen, Andrew; Nguyen, Leanh; Wilkinson, John; Vundla, Sikhumbuzo; Raghavan, Sumithra; Miller, Kenneth E; Keller, Allen S
2010 Apr;80(2):227-236, American journal of orthopsychiatry
— id: 110083, year: 2010, vol: 80, page: 227, stat: Journal Article,

Cultural anthropology and anxiety diagnoses
Hinton, Devon E; Hsia, Curtis; Park, Lawrence; Rasmussen, Andrew; Pollack, Mark H
Current perspectives on the anxiety disorders: Implications for DSM-V and beyond New York, NY : Springer, 2009,
— id: 5276, year: 2009, vol: , page: 245, stat: Chapter,

Anger, PTSD, and the nuclear family: a study of Cambodian refugees
Hinton, Devon E; Rasmussen, Andrew; Nou, Leakhena; Pollack, Mark H; Good, Mary-Jo
2009 Nov;69(9):1387-1394, Social science & medicine
— id: 145556, year: 2009, vol: 69, page: 1387, stat: Journal Article,

The validity and clinical utility of post-traumatic stress disorder in Afghanistan
Miller, Kenneth E; Omidian, Patricia; Kulkarni, Madhur; Yaqubi, Aziz; Daudzai, Haqmal; Rasmussen, Andrew
2009 Jun;46(2):219-237, Transcultural psychiatry
— id: 145555, year: 2009, vol: 46, page: 219, stat: Journal Article,

Violence exposure and the association between young African American mothers' discipline and child problem behavior
Mitchell, Stephanie J; Lewin, Amy; Horn, Ivor B; Rasmussen, Andrew; Sanders-Phillips, Kathy; Valentine, Dawn; Joseph, Jill G
2009 May-Jun;9(3):157-163, Academic pediatrics
— id: 145554, year: 2009, vol: 9, page: 157, stat: Journal Article,

Daily stressors, war experiences, and mental health in Afghanistan
Miller, Kenneth E; Omidian, Patricia; Rasmussen, Andrew; Yaqubi, Aziz; Daudzai, Haqmal
2008 Dec;45(4):611-638, Transcultural psychiatry
— id: 145553, year: 2008, vol: 45, page: 611, stat: Journal Article,

Entering exile: trauma, mental health, and coping among Tibetan refugees arriving in Dharamsala, India
Sachs, Emily; Rosenfeld, Barry; Lhewa, Dechen; Rasmussen, Andrew; Keller, Allen
2008 Apr;21(2):199-208, Journal of traumatic stress
— id: 145552, year: 2008, vol: 21, page: 199, stat: Journal Article,

Classifying the torture experiences of refugees living in the United States
Hooberman, Joshua B; Rosenfeld, Barry; Lhewa, Dechen; Rasmussen, Andrew; Keller, Allen
2007 Jan;22(1):108-123, Journal of interpersonal violence
— id: 114893, year: 2007, vol: 22, page: 108, stat: Journal Article,

The effects of torture-related injuries on long-term psychological distress in a Punjabi Sikh sample
Rasmussen, Andrew; Rosenfeld, Barry; Reeves, Kim; Keller, Allen S
2007 Nov;116(4):734-740, Journal of abnormal psychology (1965)
— id: 75460, year: 2007, vol: 116, page: 734, stat: Journal Article,

The subjective experience of trauma and subsequent PTSD in a sample of undocumented immigrants
Rasmussen, Andrew; Rosenfeld, Barry; Reeves, Kim; Keller, Allen S
2007 Feb;195(2):137-143, Journal of nervous & mental disease
— id: 72074, year: 2007, vol: 195, page: 137, stat: Journal Article,

Factor structure of PTSD symptoms among west and central African refugees
Rasmussen, Andrew; Smith, Hawthorne; Keller, Allen S
2007 Jun 27;20(3):271-280, Journal of traumatic stress
— id: 72982, year: 2007, vol: 20, page: 271, stat: Journal Article,

Brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) gene variants and Alzheimer's disease, affective disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder, schizophrenia, and substance dependence
Zhang, H; Ozbay, F; Lappalainen, J; Kranzler, H R; Van, Dyck C H; Charney, D S; Price, L H; Southwick, S; Yang, B -Z; Rasmussen, A; Gelernter, J
2006 05 Jun 2006;141(4):387-393, American journal of medical genetics. Part B, Neuropsychiatric genetics
— id: 408822, year: 2006, vol: 141, page: 387, stat: Journal Article,

A prospective longitudinal study of teen court's impact on offending youths behavior
Rasmussen, A; Diener, CI
2005 WIN ;56(1):17-32, Juvenile & family court journal
— id: 50482, year: 2005, vol: 56, page: 17, stat: Journal Article,

Teen Court Referral, Sentencing, and Subsequent Recidivism: Two Proportional Hazards Models and a Little Speculation
Rasmussen, Andrew
2004 ;50(4):615-635 Oct, Crime & delinquency
— id: 46865, year: 2004, vol: 50, page: 615, stat: Journal Article,

Adolescent coping and neighborhood violence: perceptions, exposure, and urban youths' efforts to deal with danger
Rasmussen, Andrew; Aber, Mark S; Bhana, Arvinkumar
2004 Mar;33(1-2):61-75, American journal of community psychology
— id: 72821, year: 2004, vol: 33, page: 61, stat: Journal Article,