Susan Dahinten, PhD, RN, MBA

Associate Professor, MSN Program Coordinator

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Publications

Lee, S.E., Dahinten, V.S., & MacPhee, M. (2016, accepted). Psychometric evaluation of the McCloskey/Mueller Satisfaction Scale. Japan Journal of Nursing Science, ID JJNS-2015-0136.R1.

Havaei, F., MacPhee, M., & Dahinten, V.S. (2015, accepted). RNs and LPNs: emotional exhaustion and intention to leave. Journal of Nursing Management. JNM-15-0091.R1.

Almutairi, A.F., Dahinten, V.S, & Rodney, P. (2015). Almutairi’s Critical Cultural Competence model for a multicultural healthcare environment. Nursing Inquiry, 22(4), 317-325. DOI: 10.1111/nin.12099

Havaei, F., Dahinten, V.S., &  MacPhee, M. (2015). The effects of perceived organizational support and span of control on the organizational commitment of novice leaders.  Journal of Nursing Management. 23(3), 307-314. DOI: 10.1111/jonm.12131

Premji, S.S., & Maternal Infant Global Health Team (MiGHT). (2014). Perinatal distress in women in low- and middle-income countries: Allostatic load as a framework to examine the effect of perinatal distress on preterm birth and infant health. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 18 (10), 2393-2407. DOI 10.1007/s10995-014-1479-y and doi.org/10.1007/s10995-014-1539-3 (erratum).

Havaei, F., Dahinten, V.S., &  MacPhee, M. (2014). Psychological competence: The key to leader empowering behaviors.  Journal of Nursing Administration, 44(5), 276-283. doi: 10.1097/NNA.0000000000000067

Dahinten, V.S., Arim, R.G., Guèvremont, A., & Kohen, D.E. (2014). The case for using administrative data to examine a population-based parenting intervention. International Journal of Child Health and Human Development, 7(2), 115-124 pages.

Dahinten, V.S. MacPhee, M., Hejazi, S., Laschinger, H., Kazanjian, M., McCutcheon, A., Skelton-Green, J., Mildon, B., O’Brien-Pallas, L. (2014). Testing the effects of an empowerment-based leadership development programme on leader and staff outcomes: Part 2 – staff outcomes. Journal of Nursing Management, 22, 16-28. DOI: 10.1111/jonm.12059

MacPhee, M., Dahinten, V.S., Hejazi, S., Laschinger, H., Kazanjian, M., McCutcheon, A., Skelton-Green, J., Mildon, B., O’Brien-Pallas, L. (2014). Testing the effects of an empowerment-based leadership development programme on leader and staff outcomes: Part 1 – leader outcomes. Journal of Nursing Management, 22, 4-15. DOI: 10.1111/jonm.12053

Arim, R. G., Tramonte, L., Shapka, J.D., Dahinten, V.S., & Willms, J.D. (2011). The family antecedents and the subsequent outcomes of early puberty. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 40(11), 1423-1435. doi: 10.1007/s10964-011-9638-6

Arim, R. G., Dahinten, V. S., Marshall, S. K., & Shapka, J. D. (2011). An examination of the reciprocal relationships between adolescents’ aggressive behaviours and their perceptions of parental nurturance. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 40(2), 207-220.

Arim, R. G., Shapka, J. D., Dahinten, V. S., & Olson, B. F. (2011). Evaluation of the factor structure of the child-report parenting questionnaire in the National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth (Statistics Canada Catalogue No. 82-003-XPE). Health Reports, 22(1), 1-7.

D’Angiulli, A., Warburton, W., Dahinten, V. S., & Hertzman, C. (2009). Population-level associations between preschool vulnerability and grade-four basic skills. PLoS ONE 4(11): e7692. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0007692  

Hejazi, S., Dahinten, V. S., Marshall, S., & Ratner, P. (2009). Developmental pathways leading to obesity in childhood. Health Reports, 20(3). Statistics Canada, Catalogue no. 82-003-XPE, 63-69.

Kohen, D., Dahinten, V. S., Khan, S., & Hertzman, C. (2008). Child care in Quebec: Access to a universal program. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 99, 451-455.  

Goelman, H., Anstett, S., Backman, C., Brynelsen, D., Cameron, D., Canam, C., Dahinten, S. et al. (2008). Three complementary community-based approaches to the early identification of young children at risk for developmental delays/disorders. Infants and Young Children, 21, 306-323.

Masaro, C. L., Dahinten, V. S., Johnson, J., Ogilvie, G., & Patrick, D. M. (2008). Perceptions of sexual partner safety. Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 35, 566-571.

Kohen, D.E., Leventhal, T., Dahinten, V. S., & McIntosh, C. (2008). Neighborhood disadvantage: Pathways of effects for young children. Child Development, 79, 156-169.

Dahinten, V. S., Shapka, J. D., & Willms, D. (2007). Adolescent children of adolescent mothers: The impact of family functioning on trajectories of development. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 36, 195-212.

Arim, R., Shapka, J. D., Dahinten, V. S., & Willms, J. D. (2007). Patterns and correlates of pubertal development in Canadian youth: Effects of family context. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 98, 91-96.

Irwin, L., Johnson, J. J., Henderson, A., Dahinten, V. S., & Hertzman, C. (2006). Examining how context shapes young children's perspectives of health. Child: Care, Health & Development, 33(4), 353-359.

Dahinten, V. S. (2003). Peer sexual harassment in adolescence. The function of gender. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 35, 56-73.
Tremblay, S., Dahinten, S., & Kohen, D. (2003). Factors related to adolescents' self-perceived health. Supplement to Health Reports (Statistics Canada, Catalogue 82-003-SPE), 14, 7-16.

Kornelsen, J., Dahinten, V. S., & Carty, E. (2003). On the road to collaboration: Nurses and newly regulated midwives in British Columbia, Canada. Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health, 48(2) 126-132.

Kornelsen, J., Dahinten, V. S., Carty, E., & Gillespie, E. M. (2002). Physicians’ attitudes towards midwifery in British Columbia. Canadian Journal of Midwifery Research and Practice, 1(1), 6-12.

Johnson, J. L., Ratner, P. A., Bottorff, J. L., Hall, W., & Dahinten, V. S. (2000). Preventing smoking relapse in postpartum women. Nursing Research, 49, 44-52.  Reprinted in Loiselle, C. G., Profetto-McGrath, J., Polit, D. F., & Beck, C. T. (2004). Canadian essentials of nursing research (pp. 489-504). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Ratner, P. A, Johnson, J. L., Bottorff, J. L., Dahinten, V. S., & Hall, W., (2000). Twelve-month follow-up of a smoking relapse prevention intervention for postpartum women. Addictive Behaviors, 25, 81-92.

Dahinten, V. S. (1999). Peer Sexual Harassment: A barrier to the health of adolescent females? Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 31, 41-52.

Thorne, S., Canam, C., Dahinten, S., Hall, W., Henderson, A., & Reimer, S. (1998). Nursing’s metaparadigm concepts: Disimpacting the debates. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 27, 1257-1268.

Peer Reviewed Book Chapters

Dahinten, V. S., Arim, R. G., Guèvremont, A., & Kohen, D. E. (2015). The case for using administrative data to examine a population-based parenting intervention. In J. Merrick (Ed.) Child Health and Human Development Yearbook 2014 (Chapter 12). Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science.

Goelman, H., Ford, L., Pighini, M., Dahinten, S., Harris, S., Synnes, A., Tse, L., Ball, J., & Hayes, V. (2011). What we learned about early identification and screening. In H. Goelman, J. Pivik, and M. Guhn (Eds.), New Approaches to Research in Early Child Development: Rules, Rituals, and Realities (pp. 95-115). New York: Palgrave Macmillan.   

Hejazi, S., Dahinten, V. S., Ratner, P., & Marshall, S. (2010). Developmental trajectories of weight status in childhood and adolescence.  In D. Bagchi (Ed.), Global view on childhood obesity: Current status, consequences and prevention (pp. 21-30). San Diego, CA: Elsevier.  

Ford, L. & Dahinten, V.S. (2005). The use of intelligence tests in the assessment of preschool children. In D. P. Flanagan & P. L. Harrison (Eds). Contemporary intellectual assessment: Theories, tests, and issues (2nd ed., pp. 487-503). New York: Guildford Press.

Dahinten, V. S., & Willms, J. D. (2002). The effects of adolescent childbearing on children’s outcomes. In J. D. Willms (Ed.), Vulnerable Children: Findings from Canada’s National Longitudinal Survey of Children and Youth (pp. 243-258). University of Alberta Press.

 

Teaching

Supervisor eligibiity: 

  • MHLP
  • MN
  • MSN – thesis
  • MSN – non-thesis
  • PhD