McGuinness, Teena

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Education
PhD University of Pittsburgh
MS Virginia Commonwealth University
BS Old Dominion University Biography
Dr. McGuinness is an advanced practice psychiatric nurse with an interest in the mental health of children adopted internationally and youth in foster care. Please visit her website at http://www.adoption-research.org/. Dr. McGuinness is also section editor for Youth in Mind column for the Journal of Psychosocial Nursing. Research/Clinical Interest
  • Advanced practice psychiatric nursing
  • Mental health of children and adolescents
  • International adoption
  • Community mental health

Publications:
Peer-Reviewed

Wright, L., McGuinness, T., Moneyham, L, Schumacher, J., & Stullenbarger, B. Opioid abuse among nurse anesthetists and anesthesiologists. Journal of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists. In press.

Fogger, S. & McGuinness, T. (2011). Addiction and post bariatric surgery. Perspectives in Psychiatric Care. In press.

McGuinness, T. & McElroy, E. (2010) Seven habits of highly effective psychiatric nurse authors. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 48(1):33-8.

Fogger, S., and McGuinness, T.(2009). Alabama’s nurse monitoring programs: the nurse’s experience of being monitored. Journal of Addictions Nursing, 20 (3),142-149.

McGuinness, T.(2010) Oh! The places you'll go: Suggestions for newly-minted DNPs. Journal of Professional Nursing,26(5),318-319.

Vance, D. E., Roberson, A.J., McGuinness, T.M., & Fazeli, P.L. (2010). How neuroplasticity and cognitive reserve protect cognitive functioning. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 48(4), 23-30.

Vance, D. E., & McGuiness, T. (2009). Aging with HIV: Key psychosocial factors. Focus: A Guide to AIDS Research and Counseling, 24(3), 5-7.

Vance, D. E., Keltner, N. L., McGuiness, T., Umlauf, M. G., & Yuan, Y. Y. (in press). The future of cognitive remediation training in older adults. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing.

Milligan, G. & McGuinness, T. (2009). Mental health needs in a post disaster environment. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing 47(9), 23-31.

McGuinness, T. (2008). The habit of writing. Journal of Professional Nursing, 24(4), 324-325.

Beverly, B., McGuinness, T., & Blanton, D. (2008). Communication challenges for children adopted from the former Soviet Union. Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, 39, 1-11.

McGuinness, T. & Pollock, D. (2008). Parental methamphetamine abuse and children. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 22(3), 152-158.

Dyer, J. & McGuinness, T. (2008). Reducing HIV risk among those with serious mental illness. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing,46 (4), 26-35.

McGuinness, T. & Schneider, K. (2007). Poverty, child maltreatment, and foster care. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association special issue on poverty and mental health, 13(5), 296-305.

Broome, B. & McGuinness, T. (2007). A crash course in cultural competence. Urologic Nursing, 27(4), 292-294

McGuinness, T. & Dyer, J. (2007). Catchers in the rye: Treatment foster parents as a system of care. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, 20(3), 140-147.

McGuinness, T. & Pallansch, L. (2007). Problem behavior of children adopted from the former Soviet Union. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 21, 171-179.

Stubenrauch, J. & McGuinness, T. (2006). A short history of methamphetamine. American Journal of Nursing, 106(12), 55.

McGuinness, T. (2006). Methamphetamine abuse. American Journal of Nursing, 106(12), 54-59.

McGuinness, T. & Dyer, J. (2006). International adoption as a natural experiment. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 21(4), 276-288.

McGuinness, T. & Fogger, S. (2006). Treatment of hyper-anxiety in early sobriety: Psychopharmacological strategies. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 44 (1), 1-5.

McGuinness, T., Dyer, J., & Noonan, P. (2005). Family history as a tool for psychiatric nurses. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 19 (3), 116-124.

McGuinness, T., Ryan, R. & Robinson, C. (2005). Protective influences of families for children adopted from the former Soviet Union. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 37 (3), 216-221.

McGuinness, T. & Noonan, P. (2004). Top ten reasons to take your graduate program in psychiatric nursing online. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 42 (12), 33-38.

Dyer, J.G., Patsdaughter, C.A., McGuinness, T.M., O'Connor, C.A.,& DeSantis, J.P. (2004). Retrospective resilience: The power of the patient-provider alliance in disenfranchised persons with HIV/AIDS. Journal of Multicultural Nursing and Health, 10(1), 57-65.

McGuinness, T., DeFontaine, C., Mason, M., & Tolbert, G. (2002). Becoming responsible teens: Promoting the health of adolescents in foster care. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, 8, 92-98.

McGuinness, T. M. & Lowe, D. P. (2001). Promoting exercise and stress management in acute care settings. Nurse Practitioner Forum, 12, 151-154.

Gonser, P. & McGuinness, T. M (2001). Theoretical strategies for health promotion. Nurse Practitioner Forum , 12 (3), 147-150.

McGuinness, T. (2000). A quiet migration: Cultural influences impacting children adopted from the former Soviet Union. Journal of Cultural Diversity, 7 (3), 59-64.

McGuinness, T. & Pallansch, L. (2000). Competence of children adopted from the former Soviet Union. Family Relations: Interdisciplinary Journal of Applied Family Studies, 49 (4), 457-464.

McGuinness, T., McGuinness, J., & Dyer, J. (2000). Risk and protective factors in children adopted from the former Soviet Union. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 14 (3), 109-116.

Puskar, K. R., Sereika, S. M., Lamb, J., Tusaie-Mumford, K., & McGuinness, T. (1999). Optimism and its relationship to depression, coping, anger, and life events in rural adolescents. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 20 (2), 115-30.

Dyer, J. G., & McGuinness, T. M. (1996). Resilience: analysis of the concept. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 10 (5), 276-82.Glaister, J. A., & McGuinness, T. (1992). The art of therapeutic drawing. Helping chronic trauma survivors. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 30 (5), 9-17.

Rosenthal, T., & McGuinness, T. (1986). Dealing with delusions: Discovering the distorted truth. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 8, 143-154.

McGuinness, T., & Rosenthal, T. (1987). Treating the job-hopping syndrome. Nursing Management, 18 (7), 84-85.

Book Reviews

McGuinness, T. & Sapp, A. (2007). [Review of When Nothing Matters Anymore]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing. 46.

McGuinness, T. (2002.) [Review of Indian Orphanages]. Adoption Quarterly, 5 (3), 67-69.

Minton (McGuinness), T. (1982). [Review of Prescribers' Handbook of Therapeutic Drugs]. Health Values, 2, 39.

Book Chapters

McGuinness, T. M. & Keltner, N. (2011). Child and adolescent mental health. In Keltner, Bostrom, & McGuinness (Eds.) Psychiatric Nursing (6th ed). St. Louis: Elsevier.

McGuinness, T. M. & Keltner, N. (2011). Child and adolescent mental health. In Keltner, Bostrom, & McGuinness (Eds.) Psychiatric Nursing (6th ed) . St. Louis: Elsevier.

McGuinness, T. M. (2011). The nursing process. In Keltner, Bostrom, & McGuinness (Eds.) Psychiatric Nursing (6th ed). St. Louis: Elsevier.

McGuinness, T. M. (2011). Stress, anxiety, coping, and crisis. In Keltner, Bostrom, & McGuinness (Eds.) Psychiatric Nursing (6th ed) . St. Louis: Elsevier

McGuinness, T. M. (2011). Working with the aggressive patient. In Keltner, Bostrom, & McGuinness (Eds.) Psychiatric Nursing (6th ed) . St. Louis: Elsevier.

McGuinness, T. M. (2001). Immunization recommendations. In T. Barkley & C. Myers (Eds.), Protocols for acute care nurse practitioners, 87-92. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders.

McGuinness, T. & Temple, J. (2000). Community-based nursing education at the University of South Alabama. In AACN/Fuld Community-based Education Baccalaureate Curriculums in Nursing Monograph, 129-132. Washington, DC: American Association of Colleges of Nursing.

Web Publications

My personal website is devoted to international adoption research (http://www.adoption-research.org) and has had over 680,000 visitors since 1997.

Non-refereed articles, columns, and newsletters

Ellington, E. & McGuinness, T. (2011). [Youth in Mind]. Pediatric telepsychiatry. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 49(2), 23-27.

Worley, J. & McGuinness, T. (2010). [Youth in Mind]. Promoting adherence to psychotropic medication for youth: Part 2. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 48(12), 22-27.

Worley, J. & McGuinness, T. (2010). [Youth in Mind]. Promoting adherence to psychotropic medication for youth: Part 1. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 48(10), 19-22.

McGuinness, T. (2010). Childhood adversities and adult health. [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 48(8), 23-27.

McGuinness, T. & Lewis, S. (2010). Autism and vaccines. [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 48 (5), 23-27.

Carbray, J. & McGuinness, T. (2009). Update on pediatric bipolar disorder. [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing & Mental Health Services, 47(12), 22-27.

McGuinness, T. M. (2009). Another civil right. [Editorial]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing & Mental Health Services, 47(11), 8-9.

McGuinness, T. (2009). Update on marijuana. [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing & Mental Health Services, 47(10), 19-23.

McGuinness, T.(2009).Youth in the mental health void. [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing. 47(6), 23-27.

McGuinness, T. (2009). Almost invisible: rural youth in foster care [Editorial]. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, 22 (2), 55-56.

McGuinness, T. (2008). Helping parents decided on ADHD treatment for their children. [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 46(8), 23-28.

Dyer, J. & McGuinness, T. (2008). Update on early intervention in schizophrenia [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 46(6), 19-23.

Anderson, C. & McGuinness, T. (2008). Do teenage mothers experience childbirth as traumatic? Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 46(4), 21-25.

McGuinness, T. (2008). Hate crime 101: Making the world (and school) safe for GLBT youth. [Editorial]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 46(4), 8-9.

McGuinness, T. (2007). So you want to be a better psych nurse? Try being a writer as well. [Editorial]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 45(12), 8-9.

McGuinness, T. & Broome, B. (2007). The culture of adversity: Youth in foster care. Urologic Nursing special issue on poverty and health, 27 (5),

McGuinness, T. (2007). How to fail at email [Editorial]. Perspectives in Psychiatric Care, 43, 161-162.

McGuinness, T., McGuinness, J., & Broome, B. (2007). Commentary on Iraqi health care and culture. Urologic Nursing, 27(4), 322-325.

McGuinness, T. (2007). Dispelling the myths of bullying [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 45(10), 19-22.

McGuinness, T. & Sapp, A. (2007). [Review of When Nothing Matters Anymore]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 45(9), 58.

McGuinness, T. (2007). How young is too young for psychotropic meds? [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 45(6), 20-23.

McGuinness, T. (2007). Update on autism [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 45(4), 27-31

McGuinness, T. (2007). Can we immunize children against violence? [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 45(2), 19-22.

McGuinness, T. (2007, June 4). Preventing obesity of Alabama’s children. Mobile Register, p. D24.

McGuinness, T. (2006). Update on conduct disorder. [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 44(12), 21-25.

McGuinness, T. (2006). Nothing to sniff at: Youth and inhalant abuse. [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 44(8), 15-18.

McGuinness, T. (2006). Active living for healthy youth [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing, 44(6), 13-16.

McGuinness, T. (2006). Teens and body art [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 44(4), 13-16.

McGuinness, T. (2006). Marriage, divorce, and children [Youth in Mind]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, 44(2), 17-20.

McGuinness, T. & Fogger, S. (2006). Response to treating newly sober patients. [Letter to the editor]. Journal of Psychosocial Nursing 44(4), 19-20.

McGuinness, T. (2002). Promoting health for girls in foster care. Fostering Families Today Magazine, 36-37.

Broome, B. & McGuinness, T. (1999, December 11). The mentally ill don’t belong in our jails. The Mobile Register, p.A11.

 

McGuinness, T., & McGuinness, J. (1999). Speech and language difficulties of internationally adopted children. [Letter to the editor]. American Family Physician 60, 1322-1333.

 

 

McGuinness, T. (1999, May/June). Mitigating the effects of institutionalization: Factors in adoptive families that make a difference. Adoptive Families Magazine, 32, 66-69.