PAST
PROJECTS

Table of Contents
View or download samples of my past projects, including websites, presentations, and examples of my work. Projects are listed in reverse chronological order. These are owned by me or the collaborating organization, and may not be reprinted, copied, or used without explicit written permission.

Contents

1. Presentations

2. Writing samples

3. Media and Community

4. Diagrams and Models

5. Guest Blogs
 

1. Presentations
 

1.5 “Risk factors for suicide clusters in Maryland public schools” December 7, 2021: A MPH Capstone report submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Master of Public Health degree at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
YouTube, .mp4 file, 11 minutes 8 seconds

1.4 “Accounting for perceptions of stigma, silence, and misunderstanding in suicide survival narratives” June 14, 2021: Virtual presentation for the 24th Annual American Association of Behavioral and Social Sciences (AABSS) Conference
YouTube, .mp4 file, 17 minutes 6 seconds
 

1.3 “Perceptions of Familial Support Around Suicidal Crises: Missing the Mark” October 2, 2019: Presented at Maryland’s 31st Annual Suicide Prevention Conference, slides .pdf file
 

1.2 “Stigma, Silence, and Misunderstandings around Suicidality: Framing suicidality with Goffman’s Stigma” October 25, 2016: Guest lecturer for Sociological Theory course at the University of Memphis, slides .pdf file
 

1.1 “Psychoanalysis of Societal Influence on Mother-Daughter Relationships in Short Stories by Grandes, Peri Rossi” (translated from Spanish) April 23, 2013: Bilingual Research Capstone at the Student Undergraduate Research Forum at Elon University, slides .pdf file

 

2. Writing samples
 

2.4 “Risk factors for suicide clusters in Maryland public schools” November 29, 2021: Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Master of Public Health degree at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Research report .pdf file
 

2.3 “The Dialectics of Stigma, Silence, and Misunderstanding in Suicidality Survival Narratives” January 18, 2017: Published in Deviant Behavior, journal article.

 

2.2 “Missing the mark: The perceived role of family members in the stigma, silence, and misunderstandings around suicidality” May 25, 2016: Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in Sociology, complete thesis .pdf file

 

2.1 “MPLOY Youth Summer Experience: Standard Operations and Procedures Manual” May 25, 2015: City of Memphis Office of Youth Services, MPLOY Youth Summer Experience staff handbook, .pdf file.
 

 

3. Media and Community

3.4 Stoop Storytelling: Stories about Meet-Cutes and Bad Breaks (February 7, 2022): "Taylor & Danny Story: Meet-Cute and Pandemic Dating," presented to a live audience at Baltimore Center Stage. 

3.3 Website and communications, “What’s New with PPNA” blog (2019-Present): Develop and maintain website for the Patterson Park Neighborhood Association, a 501c(3) organization
 

3.2 Interview with Amy Speropoulous of Local Memphis Live (November 24, 2016): featuring Taylor Binnix of the Memphis Office of Youth Services 
 

3.1 Media appearance on New at 6 on WREG news Channel 3 (October 18, 2016): “Weekly Series Aimed at Helping Memphis Youth with Job Skills” featuring Taylor Binnix

 

4. Diagrams and Models
 

4.2 A systems-level model for suicide point clusters (November 9, 2021): Developed in combination with the MPH Capstone, “Risk factors for suicide clusters in Maryland public schools” at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; detailed description .pdf file 
 

4.1 Final Paper Project Tracker, Problem Solving in Public Health extradepartmental course: Developed July 7, 2021 in collaboration with the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH) Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) for use as a student resource tool

 

5. Guest Blogs
 

5.5 A pandemic romance: Featuring Taylor Binnix and Danny Baylus, EST. June 13, 2020 (February 11, 2021). Submitted for a local news story contest, in honor of Valentine's Day. 

5.4 Benevolent Bubbles Blog: Suicide Researcher, Taylor’s Story (May 27, 2019)
 

5.3 Delaware-Maryland Synod Blog: Building Puentes, Finding a Family by Taylor Binnix (September 10, 2018)
 

5.2 Blair Blogs, Meet the Mentees, Taylor Binnix of Charm City Spotlight (December 1, 2017)
 

5.1 University of Memphis, Department of Sociology: Student Spotlight featuring Taylor Binnix (November 17, 2015)