Dr. Barbara Turnage

Professor

Dr. Barbara Turnage
615-494-8626
Room 130, Peck Hall (PH)
MTSU Box 139, Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Degree Information

  • Ph.D., Tulane University, LA (1998)
  • M.S.W., University of Nebraska, Omaha (1987)
  • B.S.W., University of Nebraska, Omaha (1982)

Areas of Expertise

Impact of verbal and physical aggression on body image, friendship patterns, and self-esteem
African-American mother-daughter relationships
Relationship between completion, body image, and friendships among women
Understanding how parenting styles affect emotional health
Impact of language on self-esteem development
Relationship between frustration and global self-esteem level
Rationalization of relationship violence by the abused and the abuser
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Impact of verbal and physical aggression on body image, friendship patterns, and self-esteem
African-American mother-daughter relationships
Relationship between completion, body image, and friendships among women
Understanding how parenting styles affect emotional health
Impact of language on self-esteem development
Relationship between frustration and global self-esteem level
Rationalization of relationship violence by the abused and the abuser
Identifying ways to redirect self-destructive behaviors

Experience with external funding agencies
Health Resources and Services Administration
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
NIKE, Inc.

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