Care and Power Relations in Nursing Homes
Jervis, L. L. (2001). The pollution of incontinence and the dirty work of caregiving in an American nursing home. Medical Anthropology Quarterly, 15(1):84-99.
Jervis, L. L. (2002). Working in and around the chain of command: Power relations among nursing staff in an urban nursing home. Nursing Inquiry, 9:12-23.
Dementia in Indigenous Populations
Jervis, L. L., Cullum, C. M, and Manson, S. M. (2006). American Indians, cognitive assessment, and dementia. In G. Yeo and D Gallagher-Thompson (Eds.), Ethnicity and the dementias, Second edition. (pp. 87-101). Routledge.
Jervis, L. L., Beals, J., Arciniegas, D. B., & Fickenscher, A. (2007). Performance on the Mini-Mental State Examination and Mattis Dementia Rating Scale among older American Indians. Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, 19(2):173-178
Brown, C. V., Ka`opua, L. S., Jervis, L. L. Alboroto, R., and Trockman, M. L. (2016). United States Indigenous populations and dementia: Is there a case for culture-based psychosocial interventions? The Gerontologist. 10.1093/geront/gnw059.
Boredom, Trauma, and Violence
Jervis, L. L., Spicer, P., Manson, S. M., and the AI-SUPERPFP team. (2003). Boredom, “trouble,” and postcolonial reservation life. Ethos, 31(1):38-58.
Jervis, L. L., and the AI-SUPERPFP team (2009). Disillusionment, faith, and cultural traumatization on a northern plains reservation. Traumatology,15(1):11-22.
Jervis, L. L., Spicer, P., Belcourt-Ditloff, A., Novins, D. K., Sarche, M., Fickenscher, A., and Beals, J. (2014). The social construction of violence among American Indians with Antisocial Personality Disorder and Alcohol Use Disorder. Transcultural Psychiatry, 51(1):23-46. DOI: 10.1177/1363461513501710 tps.sagepub.com.
Mistreatment of Native Elders
Jervis, L. L. (2014). Native elder mistreatment. In R. M. Taylor (Rapporteur), Elder Abuse and Its Prevention: Forum on Global Violence Prevention, Workshop Summary (pp. 75 - 79). Institute of Medicine and National Research Council of the National Academies. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.
Jervis, L. L., Fickenscher, A., Beals, J., and the Shielding American Indian Elders Project Team. (2014). Assessment of elder mistreatment in two American Indian samples: Psychometric characteristics of the HS-EAST and the Native Elder Life-Financial Exploitation and Neglect Measure. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 33(3):336-356. 10.1177/0733464812470748.