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Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Phillips, R., Walsh, E., Jensen, T., Nagy, G., Kinard, J., Cernasov, P., Smoski, M., & Dichter, G. (2023). Longitudinal associations between perceived stress and anhedonia during psychotherapy. Journal of Affective Disorders, 330, 206-213.

Goode, R., Godoy, S., Chapman, M., Day, S., & Jensen, T. (2022). The impact of life stressors associated with the COVID-19 pandemic among essential workers of color. Journal of the Society for Social Work and Resesarch. Advance online publication.

Metz, A., Jensen, T., Farley, A., Boaz, A., Bartley, L., & Villodas, M. (2022). Building trusting relationships to support implementation: A proposed theoretical model. Frontiers in Health Services, 2, 894599.

Jensen, T., & Ganong, L. (2022). Associations between dyadic relationship quality and stepfamily functioning: A common fate modeling approach. Family Process. Advance online publication.

Metz, A., Jensen, T., Farley, A., & Boaz, A. (2022). Is implementation research out of step with implementation practice? Pathways to effective implementation support over the last decade. Implementation Research and Practice. Advance online publication.

Jensen, T. (2022). Stepparent-child relationships and child outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Family Nursing, 28(4), 321-340.

O’Brien, J., Jensen, T., Mitchell, K., & White, K. (2023). Commercial sexual exploitation outcomes in a community sample of youth. Journal of Adolescent Health, 72(1), 51-58.

Tomar, N., Jensen, T., & Pace, N. (2022). Differences in internalized stigma of mental illness among college students based on demographic characteristics. Journal of American College Health. Advance online publication.

Ramaswami, S., Jensen, T., Berghaus, M., De-Oliveira, S., Russ, S., Weiss-Laxer, N., Verbiest, S., & Barkin, S. (2022). Family health development in life course research: A scoping review of family functioning measures. Pediatrics, 149(Supplement 5), e2021053509J.

Tomar, N., Jensen, T., & Pace, N. (2022). An intervention framework for addressing stigma on college campuses: Findings from a 3-year long intervention program. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. Advance online publication.

Lippold, M., McDaniel, B., & Jensen, T. (2022). Mindful parenting and technology use: Examining the intersection and outlining future research directions. Social Sciences, 11(2), 43.

Parisi, A., Jordan, B., Jensen, T., & Howard, M. (2022). The impact of sexual victimization on substance use disorder treatment completion: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Substance Abuse, 43, 131-142.

Loper, A., Jensen, T., Farley, A., Morgan, J., & Metz, A. (2022). A systematic review of approaches for continuous quality improvement capacity-building. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice, 28(2), 354-361.

Jensen, T., & Sanner, C. (2021). A scoping review of research on well-being across diverse family structures: Rethinking approaches to understanding contemporary families. Journal of Family Theory & Review, 13(4), 463-495.

Duke, N., Jensen, T., Perreira, K., Hotz. V. J., Harris, K. (2021). Role of family health history in predicting midlife chronic disease outcomes. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 61(4), 509-517.

Jordan, B., Jensen, T., Parisi, A., Jenkins, M., Bledsoe, B. (2021). The relationship between a lifetime history of sexual victimization and perinatal depression: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Truama, Violence, & Abuse. Advance online publication.

Frye, N., Ganong, L., Jensen, T., & Coleman, M. (2021). Marital conflict and health: The moderating roles of emotion regulation and marriage order. Journal of Divorce & Remarriage, 62(6), 450-474.

Jensen, T. (2021). Patterns of interactions between youth and resident stepmothers: A latent class analysis. Family Process, 60(2), 538-555.

Jensen, T., Bowen, G., & King, E. (2021). Associations between family maltreatment perpetration and latent profiles of personal and family strengths among active-duty Air Force members. Journal of Family Violence. Advance online publication.

Jensen, T. (2021). Theorizing ambiguous gain: Opportunities for family scholarship. Journal of Family Theory & Review, 13(1), 100-109.

Sanner, C., & Jensen, T. (2021). Towards more accurate measures of family structure: Accounting for sibling complexity. Journal of Family Theory & Review, 13(1), 110-127.

Chung, G., Jensen, T., Parisi, A., Macy, R., & Lanier, P. (2021). Impact of intimate partner violence on parenting and children’s externalizing behaviors: Transactional processes over time. Violence Against Women. Advance online publication.

Jensen, T., Duke, N., Hotz. V. J., Harris, K., & Perreira, K. (2021). Like parent, like child: Intergenerational patterns of cardiovascular risk factors at midlife. Journal of Adolescent Health, 68, 596-603.

Lippold, M., Jensen, T., Duncan, L., Nix, R., Coatsworth, J., & Greenberg, M. (2021). Mindful parenting, parenting cognitions, and parent-youth communication: Bidirectional linkages and mediational processes. Mindfulness, 12(2), 381-391.

Jensen, T., & Bowen, G., (2020). Correlates of help-seeking intentions among Airmen in the context of family maltreatment perpetration: Practical barriers as a moderating influence. Journal of Family Violence. Advance online publication.

Ganong, L., Jensen, T., Sanner, C., Chapman, A. & Coleman, M. (2020). Stepparents’ attachment orientation, parental gatekeeping, and stepparents’ affinity-seeking with stepchildren. Family Process, 59(2), 756-771.

Frye, N., Ganong, L., Jensen, T., & Coleman, M. (2020). A dyadic analysis of emotion regulation as a moderator of associations between marital conflict and marital satisfaction among first-married and remarried couples. Journal of Family Issues, 41(12), 2328-2355.

Lanier, P., Jensen, T., Bryant, K., Chung, G., Rose, R.A., Smith, Q., & Lackmann, L. (2020). A systematic review of the effectiveness of children’s behavioral health interventions in psychiatric residential treatment facilities. Children and Youth Services Review. Advance online publication.

Jensen, T. (2020). Stepfamily processes and youth adjustment: The role of perceived neighborhood collective efficacy. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 30, 545-561.

Jensen, T., & Ganong, L. (2020). Stepparent-child relationship quality and couple relationship quality: Stepfamily household type as a moderating influence. Journal of Family Issues, 41(5), 589-610.

Glatz, T., Lippold, M., Jensen, T., Fosco, G., & Feinberg, M. (2020). Hostile interactions in the family: Patterns and links to youth externalizing problems. Journal of Early Adolescence, 40, 56-82.

Jensen, T., & Kainz, K. (2019). Positioning social work researchers for engaged scholarship to promote public impact. Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research, 10(4), 591-609.

Chung, G., Phillips, J., Jensen, T., & Lanier, P. (2019). Parental involvement and adolescents’ academic achievement: Latent profiles of mother and father warmth as a moderating influence. Family Process, 59(2), 772-788.

Ganong, L., Jensen, T., Sanner, C., Russell, L., Coleman, M., & Chapman, A. (2019). Linking stepfamily functioning, marital quality, and step-relationship quality. Family Relations, 68, 469-483.

Jensen, T. (2019). A typology of interactional patterns between youth and their stepfathers: Associations with family relationship quality and youth well-being. Family Process, 58(2), 384-403.

Ganong, L., Jensen, T., Sanner, C., Russell, L., & Coleman, M. (2019). Stepfathers’ affinity-seeking with stepchildren, stepfather-child relationship quality, marital quality, and stepfamily cohesion among stepfathers and mothers. Journal of Family Psychology, 33, 521-531.

Jensen, T., Brigham, R., & Rosenfeld, L. (2019). A psychometric analysis of field evaluation instruments designed to measure students’ generalist-level social work competencies. Journal of Social Work Education, 55(3), 537-550.

Jensen, T., & Weller, B. (2019). Latent profiles of residential stepfamily relationship quality and family stability. Journal of Divorce & Remarriage, 60(1), 69-87.

Graham, L., Jensen, T., Givens, A., Bowen, G., & Rizo, C. (2019). Intimate partner violence perpetration and victimization in same-sex couples: A propensity score analysis. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 34, 1583-1610.

Kainz, K., & Jensen, T., & Zimmerman, S. (2018). Cultivating a research toolkit for social work doctoral education. Journal of Social Work Education, 54, 792-807.

Lansford, J., Rothenberg, W. A., Jensen, T., Lippold, M., Bachchini, D., et al. (2018). Bidirectional relations between parenting and behavior problems from age 8 to 13 in nine countries. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 28(3), 571-590.

Jensen, T., & Lippold, M. (2018). Patterns of stepfamily relationship quality and adolescents’ short-term and long-term adjustment. Journal of Family Psychology, 32(8), 1130-1141.

Jensen, T., & Strom-Gottfried, K. (2018). An integrative framework for developing comprehensive examinations to measure student social work competencies. Journal of Social Work Education, 54, 436-447.

Jensen, T., Lippold, M., Mills-Koonce, R., & Fosco, G. (2018). Stepfamily relationship quality and children’s internalizing and externalizing problems. Family Process, 57(2), 477-495.

Jensen, T., & Bowen, G. (2018). The prevention of family maltreatment among airmen: A focus on personal resilience. Journal of Family Social Work, 21(2), 129-151.

Jensen, T. (2017). Constellations of dyadic relationship quality in stepfamilies: A factor mixture model. Journal of Family Psychology, 31(8), 1051-1062.

Jensen, T., & Harris, K. (2017). A longitudinal analysis of stepfamily relationship quality and adolescent physical health. Journal of Adolescent Health, 61(4), 486-492.

Lippold, M., & Jensen, T. (2017). Harnessing the strength of families to prevent social problems and promote adolescent well-being. Children and Youth Services Review, 79, 432-441.

Bowen, G., Jensen, T., & Williams, B. (2017). Prevention of family maltreatment in the U.S. Air Force: A systematic review of research on active duty military personnel. Journal of Family Social Work, 20(1), 52-80.

Jensen, T., & Harris, K. (2017). Stepfamily relationship quality and stepchildren’s depression in adolescence and adulthood. Emerging Adulthood, 5(3), 191-203.

Shafer, K., Jensen, T., & Holmes, E. (2017). Divorce stress, stepfamily stress, and depression among emerging adult stepchildren. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 26(3), 851-862.

Jensen, T., Shafer, K., Guo, S., & Larson, J. (2017). Differences in relationship stability between individuals in first and second marriages: A propensity score analysis. Journal of Family Issues, 38(3), 406-432.

Bowen, G., & Jensen, T. (2017). Late-life divorce and post-divorce adult subjective well-being. Journal of Family Issues, 38(10), 1363-1388.

Jensen, T., Shafer, K., & Holmes, E. (2017). Transitioning to stepfamily life: The influence of closeness with biological parents and stepparents on children’s stress. Child & Family Social Work, 22(1), 275-286.

Bowen, G., Jensen, T., & Martin, J. (2016). Confirmatory factor analysis of a measure of comprehensive airman fitness. Military Behavioral Health, 4(4), 409-419.

Jensen, T., & Pace, G. (2016). Stepfather involvement and stepparent-child relationship quality: Race and parental marital status as moderators. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 42(4), 659-672.

Bowen, G., Jensen, T., Martin, J., & Mancini, J. (2016). The willingness of military members to seek help: The role of social involvement and social responsibility. American Journal of Community Psychology, 57(1-2), 203-215.

Bowen, G., Jensen, T., & Martin, J. (2016). A measure of comprehensive airman fitness: Construct validation and invariance across air force service components. Military Behavioral Health, 4(2), 149-158.

Jensen, T., Shafer, K., Roby, C. Y., Roby, J. (2016). Sex offender populations and clinical efficacy: A response to Rosky. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 31(10), 1971-1978.

Jensen, T., & Bowen, G. (2015). Mid- and late-life divorce and parents’ perceptions of emerging adult children’s emotional reactions. Journal of Divorce & Remarriage, 56(5), 409-427.

Jensen, T., & Howard, M. (2015). Perceptions of stepparent-child relationship quality: A systematic review of stepchild perspectives. Marriage & Family Review, 51(2), 99-153.

Jensen, T., Lombardi, B., & Larson, J. (2015). Adult attachment and stepparenting issues: Couple relationship quality as a mediating factor. Journal of Divorce & Remarriage, 56(1), 80-94.

Pace, G., Shafer, K., Jensen, T., & Larson, J. (2015). Stepparenting issues and relationship quality: The role of clear communication. Journal of Social Work, 15(1), 24-44.

Jensen, T., Willoughby, B., Holman, T., Busby, D., & Shafer, K. (2015). Associations between family and interpersonal processes and emerging adult marital paradigms: Does adult attachment mediate? Journal of Adult Development, 22(1), 50-62.

Jensen, T., Shafer, K., Roby, C. Y., Roby, J. (2015). Sexual history disclosure polygraph outcomes: Do adult and juvenile offenders differ? Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 30(6), 928-944.

Jensen, T., Shafer, K., & Larson, J. (2014). (Step)parenting attitudes and expectations: Implications for stepfamily functioning and clinical intervention. Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Social Services, 95(3), 213-220.

Jensen, T., Shafer, K., & Larson, J. (2014). Differences in relationship quality measurement and covariate influence between individuals in first and second marriages: A propensity score analysis. Marriage & Family Review, 50(8), 639-664.

Shafer, K., Jensen, T., & Larson, J. (2014). An actor-partner model of relationship effort and marital quality. Family Relations, 63(5), 654-666.

Shafer K., Jensen, T., & Larson, J. (2014). Relationship effort, satisfaction, and stability across union types. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 40(2), 212-232.

Jensen, T., & Shafer, K. (2013). Stepfamily functioning and closeness: Children’s views on second marriages and stepfather relationships. Social Work, 58(2), 127-136.

Shafer, K., & Jensen, T. (2013). Remarital chances, choices, and economic consequences: Issues of social and personal welfare. Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare, 40(2), 77-101.

Shafer, K., Jensen, T., Pace, G., & Larson, J. (2013). Former spouse ties and post-divorce relationship quality: Relationship effort as a mediator. Journal of Social Service Research, 39(5), 629-645.

Book Chapters

Williams, D., Sanner, C., Jensen, T., & Simon, L. (2022). Racism, family structure, and Black families. In V. Rutter, K. Williams, & B. Risman (Eds.), Families as they really are (3rd edition). New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company.

Jensen, T. (2020). Religious diversity in stepfamilies. In S. Steward & G. Limb (Eds.), Multicultural stepfamilies (pp.179-207). San Diego, CA: Cognella.

Bowen, G., Jensen, T., & Martin, J. (2019). Standing strong in the context of organizational and family demands: A measure of USAF civilian spouse fitness. In R. Moelker, M. Andres, & N. Rones (Eds.), The politics of military families: State, work organizations, and the rise of the negotiation household (pp.211-230). New York: Routledge.