Jac Brown

Associate Professor

  • 678 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
1986 …2018
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Research Outputs 1986 2018

2018

Factors related to attitudes toward diversity in Australia, Malaysia, and Puerto Rico

Brown, J., Jiménez, A. L., Sabanathan, D., Sekamanya, S., Hough, M., Sutton, J., Rodríguez, J. & García Coll, C., 19 May 2018, In : Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment. 28, 4, p. 475-493 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Puerto Rico
patriotism
Malaysia
aggression
nationalism

Prevalence of types of perpetration: gender and patterns of intimate partner violence within a prison sample in Singapore

Brown, J. & Chew, D., 14 Sep 2018, In : Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment and Trauma. 27, 8, p. 883-901 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prisons
Singapore
Corylus
Terrorism
Prisoners
2017

Religious anti-gay prejudice as a predictor of mental health, abuse, and substance use

Sowe, B. J., Taylor, A. J. & Brown, J., 2017, In : American Journal of Orthopsychiatry. 87, 6, p. 690-703 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Substance-Related Disorders
Mental Health
Heterosexuality
Crowdsourcing
Shame
2016

Intimate partner violence and its relationship to couple and family therapy in Australia

Brown, J., 1 Mar 2016, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy. 37, 1, p. 133-136 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Shame, Internalized Homonegativity, and Religiosity: A Comparison of the Stigmatization Associated with Minority Stress with Gay Men in Australia and Malaysia

Brown, J., Low, W. Y., Tai, R. & Tong, W. T., 2 Jan 2016, In : International Journal of Sexual Health. 28, 1, p. 28-36 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Shame
Stereotyping
stigmatization
Malaysia
shame
2015

Couple therapy for gay men: exploring sexually open and closed relationships through the lenses of hetero-normative masculinity and attachment style

Brown, J., Aug 2015, In : Journal of Family Therapy. 37, 3, p. 386-402 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Couples Therapy
Masculinity
couples therapy
masculinity
Lenses

Religion, Sexuality, and Internalized Homonegativity: Confronting Cognitive Dissonance in the Abrahamic Religions

Meladze, P. & Brown, J., 25 Oct 2015, In : Journal of Religion and Health. 54, 5, p. 1950-1962 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Cognitive Dissonance
Sexuality
Religion
Shame
Judaism

Specific techniques vs. Common factors? Psychotherapy integration and its role in ethical practice

Brown, J., 2015, In : American Journal of Psychotherapy. 69, 3, p. 301-316 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Psychotherapy
Behavior Therapy
Evidence-Based Practice
Psychology
Therapeutics
2014

Coercive Control in Same-Sex Intimate Partner Violence

Frankland, A. & Brown, J., 2014, In : Journal of Family Violence. 29, 1, p. 15-22 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Violence
violence
typology
Domestic Violence
Heterosexuality

Extreme traumatization in Chile: the experience and treatment of families

Roizblatt, A., Biederman, N. & Brown, J., 2014, In : Journal of Family Therapy. 36, S1, p. 24-38 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Chile
military dictatorship
psychological consequences
experience
human rights violation

Factors Related to Domestic Violence in Asia: The Conflict between Culture and Patriarchy

Brown, J., 1 Oct 2014, In : Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment. 24, 7, p. 828-837 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

patriarchy
domestic violence
South Asia
Southeast Asia

Sex and the sinner: Comparing religious and nonreligious same-sex attracted adults on internalized homonegativity and distress

Sowe, B. J., Brown, J. & Taylor, A. J., 2014, In : American Journal of Orthopsychiatry. 84, 5, p. 530-544 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Sexuality
Religion
Sexual Minorities
Psychology
Social Media

Therapeutic responses to domestic violence in Australia: A history of controversies

Brown, J. & James, K., 2014, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy. 35, 2, p. 169-184 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Domestic Violence
domestic violence
Family Therapy
history
family therapy
2013

Counseling and psychotherapy in Australia: championing the egalitarian society?

Brown, J., 2013, Handbook of counseling and psychotherapy in an international context. Moodley, R., Gielen, U. P. & Wu, R. (eds.). New York: Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 171-181 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Counselling psychology in Australia: a specialization or a generic psychological skill?

Brown, J., 2013, Counselling in the new frontier of helping. Mey, S. C. & Abdullah, M. N. L. Y. (eds.). Pinang, Malaysia: Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia, p. 151-161 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Factors that influence body dissatisfaction: comparisons across culture and gender

Hui, M. & Brown, J., Apr 2013, In : Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment. 23, 3, p. 312-329 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

gender
Caucasian
cultural difference
gender-specific factors
anxiety

Finding love: Passion, intimacy, and commitment in the relationships of gay men

Brown, J., Ramirez, O. M. & Schniering, C., Mar 2013, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy. 34, 1, p. 32-53 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Love
Sexuality
intimacy
love
sexuality

Many faces of a gifted personality: characteristics along a complex gifted spectrum

Wellisch, M. & Brown, J., 2013, In : Talent Development and Excellence. 5, 2, p. 43-58 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Gifted Child
Personality
personality
Anxiety Disorders
ADHD

Predictors of body dissatisfaction in Asian and caucasian males: A preliminary test of a three factor model

Brown, J. & Bardoukas, N., 1 Apr 2013, In : International Journal of Men's Health. 12, 1, p. 3-16 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Masculinity
Acculturation
Students
Femininity
Body Image
2012

An Integrated identification and intervention model for intellectually gifted children

Wellisch, M. & Brown, J., 2012, In : Journal of advanced academics. 23, 2, p. 144-167 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

learning disorder
only child
learning disability
school
learning

Gifted and misunderstood: Mothers' narratives of their gifted children's socio-emotional adjustment and educational challenge

Wellisch, M., Brown, J. & Knight, R., 2012, In : Australasian Journal of Gifted Education. 21, 2, p. 5-18 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

narrative
educational setting
coding
cause
interview

Male Perpetrators, the Gender Symmetry Debate, and the Rejection-Abuse Cycle: Implications for Treatment

Brown, J., Jul 2012, In : American Journal of Men's Health. 6, 4, p. 331-343 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

abuse
gender
Program Evaluation
Research
family research
2011

Counseling men: the role of self-concealment, alexithymia and affect regulation in psychological well-being

Psaila, A. & Brown, J., 2011, 22 p. Association of Psychological and Educational Counsellors of Asia-Pacific.

Research output: Other contributionResearch

Decision making styles east and west: is it time to move beyond cross-cultural research?

Brown, J., Abdallah, S. S. & Ng, R., 2011, In : International journal of sociology and anthropology. 3, 12, p. 452-459 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Cross-cultural research
Decision-making styles
Decision making
Cultural differences
World Wide Web

Homonegativity and its Relationship to Religiosity, Nationalism and Attachment Style

Marsh, T. & Brown, J., Sep 2011, In : Journal of Religion and Health. 50, 3, p. 575-591 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Ethnic Groups
Internet
Anxiety
Demography
Sexual Minorities

Secure attachment and high IQ: Are gifted children better adjusted?

Wellisch, M., Brown, J., Taylor, A., Knight, R., Berresford, L., Campbell, L. & Cohen, A., Dec 2011, In : Australasian Journal of Gifted Education. 20, 2, p. 23-33 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

learning disability
New Zealand
parents
disability
language

Shame in the therapy hour

Brown, J., 2011, In : Psychotherapy in Australia. 18, 1, p. 84-85 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article/Exhibition reviewResearch

Shame
Therapeutics

Therapeutic dilemmas and human rights violations: the experience of therapists working under extreme traumatization in Chile

Roizblatt, A., Biederman, N. & Brown, J., Jul 2011, In : Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research. 3, 3, p. 155-161 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

human rights violation
Chile
therapist
experience
Guilt

Where are the underachievers in the DMTG's academic talent development?

Wellisch, M. & Brown, J., Apr 2011, In : Talent Development and Excellence. 3, 1, p. 115-117 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/opinionResearch

2010

Attachment style, rules regarding sex, and couple satisfaction: A study of gay male couples

Ramirez, O. M. & Brown, J., 2010, In : Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy. 31, 2, p. 202-213 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

content analysis
Sexual Minorities
Therapeutics

Caught in the rejection-abuse cycle: Are we really treating perpetrators of domestic abuse effectively?

Brown, J., James, K. & Taylor, A., Aug 2010, In : Journal of Family Therapy. 32, 3, p. 280-307 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

abuse
threat
self-defense
path analysis
domestic violence

Decision making styles in Australia, Malaysia and Singapore

Brown, J., Abdallah, S. S. & Ng, R., 2010, Proceedings of the WSEAS International Conference on Sociology, Psychology and Philosophy. Malaysia: World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society (WSEAS) press, p. 45-50 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Grappling with the effects of attachment: a gifted model for dual exceptionality

Wellisch, M., Brown, J., Taylor, A., Knight, R. & Berresford, L., 2010, Dual exceptionality. Wormald, C. & Vialle, W. (eds.). Australia: Australian Association for the Education of the Gifted and Talented, p. 71-86 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference proceeding contributionResearchpeer-review

Husbands who have sex with men: research findings on sexual identity, internalized homonegativity, attachment style and internalized shame and their implications for therapy

Brown, J., 1 Jan 2010, Sexuality education and attitudes. Stanovic, J. & Lalic, M. (eds.). Hauppauge, New York: Nova Science Publishers, p. 159-175 17 p. (Education in a Competitive and Globalizing World).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Psychotherapy integration: systems theory and self-psychology.

Brown, J., Oct 2010, In : Journal of marital and family therapy. 36, 4, p. 472-485 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Self Psychology
Systems Theory
metatheory
system theory
psychotherapy

Qualitative review of community treatment with sex offenders: Perspective of the offender and the expert

Collins, E., Brown, J. & Lennings, C., May 2010, In : Psychiatry, Psychology and Law. 17, 2, p. 290-303 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

offender
expert
community
Therapeutics
qualitative method

Relationship as a condition for higher functioning

Wellisch, M. & Brown, J., 2010, p. 189-190. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

Shame, internalized homophobia, Identity formation, Attachment style, and the connection to relationship status in gay men

Brown, J. & Trevethan, R., 2010, In : American Journal of Men's Health. 4, 3, p. 267-276 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Homophobia
Shame
identity formation
shame
Marriage

The experience of altered states of consciousness in shamanic ritual: The role of pre-existing beliefs and affective factors

Polito, V., Langdon, R. & Brown, J., Dec 2010, In : Consciousness and cognition. 19, 4, p. 918-925 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Ceremonial Behavior
Consciousness
Mythology
Steam Bath
Affective Symptoms

The relationship between cognitive development and attachment style

Wellisch, M. & Brown, J., 2010, Abstracts of the 27th International Congress of Applied Psychology. Mrowinski, V., Kyrios, M. & Voudouris, N. (eds.). Australia: International Association of Applied Psyhology (IAAP), p. 983-984 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingOther chapter contributionResearch

2009

Adjustment and gifted children: Is asynchrony the only reason for their problems?

Wellisch, M. & Brown, J. E., 2009.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearch

Poker mania and problem gambling: A study of distorted cognitions, motivation and alexithymia

Mitrovic, D. V. & Brown, J., Nov 2009, In : Journal of Gambling Studies. 25, 4, p. 489-502 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Gambling
Affective Symptoms
gambling
Bipolar Disorder
Cognition

The Adjustment of gifted children: is asynchrony the only reason for their problems?

Wellisch, M. & Brown, J., 2009, The Gifted challenge: challenging the gifted. Wood, D. (ed.). Sydney, Australia: NSW Association for Gifted and Talented Children, p. 24-31 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

The maudsley model of family-based treatment for anorexia nervosa: A qualitative evaluation of parent-to-parent consultation

Rhodes, P., Brown, J. & Madden, S., Apr 2009, In : Journal of marital and family therapy. 35, 2, p. 181-192 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

anorexia
Anorexia Nervosa
parents
Referral and Consultation
evaluation
2008

Body satisfaction in gym-active males: An exploration of sexuality, gender, and narcissism

Brown, J. & Graham, D., Jul 2008, In : Sex Roles. 59, 1-2, p. 94-106 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Narcissism
narcissism
Sexuality
Masculinity
sexuality

Can parent-to-parent consultation improve the effectiveness of the Maudsley model of family-based treatment for anorexia nervosa? A randomized control trial

Rhodes, P., Baillee, A., Brown, J. & Madden, S., Feb 2008, In : Journal of Family Therapy. 30, 1, p. 96-108 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

anorexia
Anorexia Nervosa
parents
Referral and Consultation
Anorexia
2007

A grounded theory of mother-daughter separation at the time of adolescence

Christie, P. & Brown, J., 2007, In : Australian Journal of Psychology. p. 251 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearch

Challenging the stereotypes of gay male and lesbian couples: a research perspective

Brown, J., 2007, Couple therapy in Australia: issues emerging from practice. Shaw, E. & Crawley, J. (eds.). Kew, Victoria, Australia: PsychOz Publications, p. 287-311 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

Coming out, stories of hope: attachment, rules and culture in gay men romantic relationships

Modesto Ramirez, O. & Brown, J., 2007, In : Australian Journal of Psychology. p. 315-316 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstractResearch

Fusion or internalized homophobia? A pilot study of Bowen's differentiation of self hypothesis with Lesbian couples

Spencer, B. & Brown, J., Jun 2007, In : Family Process. 46, 2, p. 257-268 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Homophobia
Sexual Minorities
homophobia
Therapeutics
Group