References for CRCP2016

Theme: Promoting Caribbean Health with Multiculturalism and Multilingualism: Challenges and Opportunities


1. Promoting Caribbean Health and Well-Being

Hickling, F. W., Gibson, R. C., & Hutchinson, G. (2013). Current research on transcultural psychiatry in the Anglophone Caribbean: Epistemological, public policy, and epidemiological challenges. Transcultural Psychiatry50(6), 858-875. doi:10.1177/1363461513508806

Nicolas, G., & Wheatley, A. (2013). Historical and socio-political perspectives of the Caribbean region on mental health. Revista Interamericana De Psicología, 47(2), 167-176.

Newbigging, K., McKeown, M., & French, B. (2013). Mental health advocacy and African and Caribbean men: Good practice principles and organizational models for delivery. Health Expectations: An International Journal Of Public Participation In Health Care & Health Policy, 16(1), 80-104. doi:10.1111/j.1369-7625.2011.00692.x

Padilla, M. B., Reyes, A. M., Connolly, M., Natsui, S., Puello, A., & Chapman, H. (2012). Examining the policy climate for HIV prevention in the Caribbean tourism sector: A qualitative study of policy makers in the Dominican Republic. Health Policy And Planning, 27(3), 245-255. doi:10.1093/heapol/czr021

Sisley, E. J., Hutton, J. M., Goodbody, C. L., & Brown, J. L. (2011). An interpretative phenomenological analysis of African Caribbean women’s experiences and management of emotional distress. Health & Social Care In The Community19(4), 392-402. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2524.2010.00986.x

2. Multiculturalism and Multilingualism in the Caribbean

Ferguson, G. M. (2013). The big difference a small island can make: How Jamaican adolescents are advancing acculturation science. Child Development Perspectives, 7(4), 248-254. doi:10.1111/cdep.12051

Bryan, K. C. (2014). Multiple voices, multiple identities: An examination of identity construction among four anglophone Caribbean adolescents. Dissertation Abstracts International Section A, 74,

Hickling, F. W. (2012). Understanding patients in multicultural settings: A personal reflection on ethnicity and culture in clinical practice. Ethnicity & Health, 17(1-2), 203-216. doi:10.1080/13557858.2012.655266

Sidnell, J. (2008). Alternate and complementary perspectives on language and social life: The organization of repair in two Caribbean communities. Journal Of Sociolinguistics, 12(4), 477-503. doi:10.1111/j.1467-9841.2008.00377.x

Paugh, A. L. (2005). Multilingual play: Children's code-switching, role play and agency in Dominica, West Indies. Language In Society, 34(1), 63-86. doi:10.1017/S0047404505050037

3. Caribbean Psychology Education and Training

Hickling, F. W., & Paisley, V. (2012). Issues of clinical and cultural competence in Caribbean migrants. Transcultural Psychiatry, 49(2), 223-244. doi:10.1177/1363461512441596

Klein, A., & Day, M. (2006). Training in evaluation skills for drug treatment and drug prevention professionals in the Commonwealth Caribbean: How do non-governmental and statutory services compare?. Drugs: Education, Prevention & Policy, 13(1), 33-43.  doi:10.1080/09687630500399725

Corbin, A., Punnett, B. J., & Onifa, N. (2012). Using cultural metaphors to understand management in the Caribbean. International Journal Of Cross Cultural Management, 12(3), 269-275. doi:10.1177/1470595812440152

Hickling, F. W. (2013). Understanding multicultural mental health and cultural competence. Directions In Psychiatry, 33(1), 49-60

Archer, N., Moschovis, P. P., Le, P. V., & Farmer, P. (2011). Perspective: Postearthquake Haiti renews the call for global health training in medical education. Academic Medicine, 86(7), 889-891. doi:10.1097/ACM.0b013e31821b3e14

4. Facing New Challenges In Psychology

Govia, I. O., & Bernal, G. (2013). Psychology in and for the Caribbean: Assessing where we are and moving forward. Revista Interamericana De Psicología, 47(2), 159-166.

Amuleru-Marshall, O. (2013). Capacity development of psychology in the Caribbean: Lessons from far and near. Revista Interamericana De Psicología, 47(2), 245-253.

Sutherland, M. E. (2011). Toward a Caribbean psychology: An African-Centered approach. Journal Of Black Studies, 42(8), 1175-1194. doi:10.1177/0021934711410547

Dudley-Grant, R. (2013). Capacity, collaboration, credentials: Challenges to psychology in the Caribbean. Revista Interamericana De Psicología, 47(2), 255-263.

Saenz, C., Heitman, E., Luna, F., Litewka, S., Goodman, K. W., & Macklin, R. (2014). Twelve years of Fogarty-funded bioethics training in Latin America and the Caribbean: Achievements and challenges. Journal Of Empirical Research On Human Research Ethics, 9(2), 80-91. doi:10.1525/jer.2014.9.2.80.

Reid, S. D., Reddock, R., & Nickenig, T. (2014). Breaking the silence of child sexual abuse in the Caribbean: A community-based action research intervention model. Journal Of Child Sexual Abuse: Research, Treatment, & Program Innovations For Victims, Survivors, & Offenders, 23(3), 256-277.doi:10.1080/10538712.2014.888118.

Thompson A, Bernal G, Dudley-Grant, R., Govia, I., Nicolas,G., Bullock, M., Gauthier J.  (2013). Regional conferences—A capacity-building mandate: Report on CRCP2011—Building Bridges and Building a Regional Structure. International Journal Of Psychology, 48(6):1321-1331. (full article)