Book Chapters

Sormanti, M. (in press). Facilitating women’s development through the illness of cancer: Depression, self-silencing and self care. In D. Jack & A. Ali (Eds.), Cultural perspectives on women’s depression: Self-silencing, psychological distress, and recovery. New York: Oxford University        Press.

Sormanti, M. (2008). Bereavement practice. In T. Mizrahi & L. Davis (Eds.),   Encyclopedia of social work(20th ed.) (pp. 192-195). New York: Oxford    University Press.

Sormanti, M. (2007). Clinical practice with individuals and families coping with life-threatening illness. In E. L. Csikai & B. Jones (Eds.), Teaching resources for end-of-life and palliative care courses (pp. 284-289). Chicago: Lyceum Books.

Journal Articles

Sormanti, M., & Smith, E. (in press). Intimate partner violence screening in the emergency department: Residents’ perspectives about barriers and supports. International Quarterly of Community Health Education.

Wong-Kim, E., Sormanti, M., Tang, K. L., & Ngai, S. (in press). Talking cancer, saving lives: Breast cancer awareness training for health professionals in Hong Kong. International Quarterly of Community Health Education.

Sormanti, M., & Shibusawa, T. (2008). Intimate partner violence among midlife and older women: A descriptive analysis of women seeking medical services. Health & Social Work, 33(1), 33-40.

Sormanti, M., & Shibusawa, T. (2007). Predictors of condom use and HIV testing among midlife and older women seeking medical services. Journal of Aging & Health, 19(4), 705-719.

Ballan, M., & Sormanti, M. (2006). Traumatic grief and the social model: Practice guidelines for working with adults with developmental disabilities in the wake of disasters. Review of Disability Studies: An International Journal, 2(3), 78-96.

Sormanti, M., Wu, E., & El-Bassel, N. (2004). Considering HIV risk and intimate partner violence among older women of color: A descriptive analysis. Women & Health, 39(1), 45-63.

Kayser, K., & Sormanti, M. (2002). A follow-up study of women with cancer: Their psychological well-being and close relationships. Social Work in Health Care, 35(1/2), 391-406.

Kayser, K., & Sormanti, M. (2002). Identity and the illness experience: Issues faced by mothers with cancer. Illness, Crisis, & Loss: Multidisciplinary Linkages, 10(1), 10-26.