Joy L Johnson

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Better science with sex and gender: Facilitating the use of a sex and gender-based analysis in health research
    Joy L Johnson
    NEXUS, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 8:14. 2009
  2. doi request reprint The readings of smoking fathers: a reception analysis of tobacco cessation images
    Joy L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Health Commun 24:532-47. 2009
  3. pmc Gender-specific profiles of tobacco use among non-institutionalized people with serious mental illness
    Joy L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 10:101. 2010
  4. doi request reprint An examination of the relationship between adolescents' initial smoking experience and their exposure to peer and family member smoking
    Chizimuzo T C Okoli
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Addict Behav 33:1183-91. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of a multidimensional measure of tobacco dependence in adolescence
    Joy L Johnson
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit NAHBR, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, Canada BC V6T 1Z3
    Addict Behav 30:501-15. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Fathers: locating smoking and masculinity in the postpartum
    John L Oliffe
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Qual Health Res 20:330-9. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Toward an explanation of observed ethnic differences in youths' tobacco use
    Rick Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 6:95-112. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Examining gender differences in emerging tobacco use using the Adolescents' Need For Smoking Scale
    Chris G Richardson
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Addiction 106:1846-54. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Community mental healthcare providers' attitudes and practices related to smoking cessation interventions for people living with severe mental illness
    Joy L Johnson
    The Centre for Nursing and Health Behaviour Research and NEXUS, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 77:289-95. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Adolescents' self-defined tobacco use status, marijuana use, and tobacco dependence
    Chizimuzo T C Okoli
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Rd, Vancouver, Canada BC V6T 1Z3
    Addict Behav 33:1491-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. pmc Better science with sex and gender: Facilitating the use of a sex and gender-based analysis in health research
    Joy L Johnson
    NEXUS, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 8:14. 2009
    ..We discuss our knowledge translation process and share some of the challenges we faced in disseminating our primer with key stakeholders. In conclusion, we stress the need for continued attention to sex and gender in health research...
  2. doi request reprint The readings of smoking fathers: a reception analysis of tobacco cessation images
    Joy L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Health Commun 24:532-47. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Gender-specific profiles of tobacco use among non-institutionalized people with serious mental illness
    Joy L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 10:101. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint An examination of the relationship between adolescents' initial smoking experience and their exposure to peer and family member smoking
    Chizimuzo T C Okoli
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Addict Behav 33:1183-91. 2008
    ..The present findings suggest that exposure to smoking from peers and family members may be an important factor to consider in understanding youths initial smoking experiences...
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of a multidimensional measure of tobacco dependence in adolescence
    Joy L Johnson
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit NAHBR, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, Canada BC V6T 1Z3
    Addict Behav 30:501-15. 2005
    ..The measure was found to include four dimensions: social reinforcement, emotional reinforcement, sensory reinforcement, and physical reinforcement. All subscales had adequate reliability (Cronbach's alpha coefficients >.70)...
  6. doi request reprint Fathers: locating smoking and masculinity in the postpartum
    John L Oliffe
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Qual Health Res 20:330-9. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Toward an explanation of observed ethnic differences in youths' tobacco use
    Rick Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 6:95-112. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Examining gender differences in emerging tobacco use using the Adolescents' Need For Smoking Scale
    Chris G Richardson
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Addiction 106:1846-54. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Community mental healthcare providers' attitudes and practices related to smoking cessation interventions for people living with severe mental illness
    Joy L Johnson
    The Centre for Nursing and Health Behaviour Research and NEXUS, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Patient Educ Couns 77:289-95. 2009
    ..The study also aimed to determine whether the providers' attitudes, smoking status, and confidence were associated with offering smoking cessation support to clients...
  10. doi request reprint Adolescents' self-defined tobacco use status, marijuana use, and tobacco dependence
    Chizimuzo T C Okoli
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Rd, Vancouver, Canada BC V6T 1Z3
    Addict Behav 33:1491-9. 2008
    ..To examine differences in tobacco use and dependence between adolescents who are and are not marijuana users...
  11. ncbi request reprint Persistent antipsychotic polypharmacy and excessive dosing in the community psychiatric treatment setting: a review of medication profiles in 435 Canadian outpatients
    Ric M Procyshyn
    British Columbia Mental Health and Addictions Research Institute, A3 113, 938 W 28th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5Z 4H4
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:566-73. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Unraveling smoking ties: how tobacco use is embedded in couple interactions
    Joan L Bottorff
    Nursing and Health Behavior Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia
    Res Nurs Health 28:316-28. 2005
    ..Findings provide insights into the role tobacco plays in relationships and resistance to behavior change...
  13. doi request reprint "He's more typically female because he's not afraid to cry": connecting heterosexual gender relations and men's depression
    John L Oliffe
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, Bristish Coumbia, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 73:775-82. 2011
    ..Opportunities for couples to assess their relationship dynamics within a broad range of gender relations might support couples' connectedness and life quality amid the challenges that accompany men's depression...
  14. pmc Tobacco use patterns in traditional and shared parenting families: a gender perspective
    Joan L Bottorff
    Faculty of Health and Social Development, University of British Columbia, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
    BMC Public Health 10:239. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to examine how parenting young children and gender relations reflected in couple dynamics influence household tobacco use patterns and, specifically, women's tobacco reduction efforts...
  15. doi request reprint Becoming a 'real' smoker: cultural capital in young women's accounts of smoking and other substance use
    Rebecca J Haines
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Sociol Health Illn 31:66-80. 2009
    ..In this context it is also argued that initiation into substance use practices is a way that young women demonstrate and develop social and cultural competencies...
  16. pmc Gender differences in the correlates of adolescents' cannabis use
    Andrew W Tu
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1438-63. 2008
    ..The gender differences may be important in the design and implementation of prevention or treatment programs for adolescents...
  17. ncbi request reprint Crossing the line: adolescents' experiences of controlling their tobacco use
    Joy L Johnson
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Qual Health Res 14:1276-91. 2004
    ..The findings of this study lay the basis for the development of harm reduction approaches that facilitate youth's propensity to control their tobacco use...
  18. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a smoking-cessation intervention for elective-surgical patients
    Pamela A Ratner
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 2B5, Canada
    Res Nurs Health 27:148-61. 2004
    ..001, p = 1.00. Encouraging patients to fast from smoking before surgery and postoperative support are efficacious ways to reduce preoperative and immediate post-operative tobacco use...
  19. ncbi request reprint Socio-demographic correlates of cigarette smoking among high school students: results from the British Columbia youth survey on smoking and health
    Joy L Johnson
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 2B5
    Can J Public Health 95:268-71. 2004
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Susceptibility to smoking among White and Chinese nonsmoking adolescents in Canada
    Weihong Chen
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Public Health Nurs 25:18-27. 2008
    ..To document the prevalence of susceptibility to smoking among a sample of White/Caucasian and Chinese Canadian adolescent nonsmokers, and to explore the factors that might explain who is susceptible to smoking...
  21. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Dimensions of Tobacco Dependence Scale for adolescents
    Chris G Richardson
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Addict Behav 32:1498-504. 2007
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Looking for Mr. PG: masculinities and men's depression in a northern resource-based Canadian community
    Stephanie E Coen
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Health Place 21:94-101. 2013
    ..While favouring men's wellbeing, these strategies can also perpetuate an invisible geography of men's depression...
  23. doi request reprint "You feel like you can't live anymore": suicide from the perspectives of Canadian men who experience depression
    John L Oliffe
    University of British Columbia, School of Nursing, 302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 74:506-14. 2012
    ..Men on this pathway embodied solitary and/or risk taker identities synonymous with masculine ideals but juxtaposed nonfatal suicidal behaviours as feminine terrain...
  24. doi request reprint Men's discourses of help-seeking in the context of depression
    Joy L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, Canada
    Sociol Health Illn 34:345-61. 2012
    ..The findings are discussed within a broader context of social discourses of gender, the limitations of current help-seeking literature and the evidence for how men seek help in ways that extend traditional notions of medical treatment...
  25. doi request reprint Correlates of secondhand tobacco smoke exposure among persons with severe and persistent mental illness (SPMI) accessing community mental health services
    Chizimuzo T C Okoli
    NEXUS, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Community Ment Health J 45:188-98. 2009
    ..There is a need for the enactment and enforcement of policies to curtail SHS exposure in outdoor, public, settings. Future research will be necessary to better understand the extent and impact of SHS exposure in this population...
  26. doi request reprint Differences in the smoking identities of adolescent boys and girls
    Chizimuzo T C Okoli
    British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women s Health, E311 4500 Oak Street, Box 48, Vancouver, BC V6H 3N1, Canada
    Addict Behav 36:110-5. 2011
    ..To assess sex-disaggregated differences in youths' characterizations of their own smoking behavior...
  27. pmc Self-reported physical and mental health status and quality of life in adolescents: a latent variable mediation model
    Richard Sawatzky
    School of Nursing, Trinity Western University, Langley, British Columbia BC V2Y 1Y1, Canada
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:17. 2010
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Women's health and use of crack cocaine in context: structural and 'everyday' violence
    Vicky Bungay
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Int J Drug Policy 21:321-9. 2010
    ..Little research has examined how these social processes play out for women who use crack cocaine...
  29. pmc Empirical support for a multi-dimensional model of sensations experienced by youth during their initial smoking episodes
    Chris G Richardson
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Addiction 105:1827-34. 2010
    ..To examine the dimensionality of sensations experienced during initial tobacco smoking...
  30. doi request reprint Self-reported motivation to smoke in schizophrenia is related to antipsychotic drug treatment
    Alasdair M Barr
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Schizophr Res 100:252-60. 2008
    ..While a number of theories have been proposed to account for such high rates of smoking, little is known about the subjective motivation for why schizophrenia patients smoke in comparison with those without the disease...
  31. ncbi request reprint Family support of immigrant Punjabi women with breast cancer
    Lynda G Balneaves
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Fam Community Health 30:16-28. 2007
    ..Recommendations for culturally appropriate, family-centered models of care are provided that acknowledge breast cancer as a family event...
  32. doi request reprint Non-smoking youths' "perceived" addiction to tobacco is associated with their susceptibility to future smoking
    Chizimuzo T C Okoli
    BC Centre of Excellence for Women s Health and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Addict Behav 34:1010-6. 2009
    ..Perceived mental addiction to tobacco appears to be an important indicator of smoking susceptibility...
  33. ncbi request reprint Mothers who smoke: confessions and justifications
    Lori G Irwin
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Health Care Women Int 26:577-90. 2005
    ..The findings indicate that mothers are in a "bind" when it comes to smoking and fulfilling societal expectations of a good mother. Health professionals must be cognizant of how discourses constrain women's choices in relation to tobacco...
  34. doi request reprint Gender differences in symptoms of myocardial ischaemia
    Martha H Mackay
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, St Paul s Hospital, B342, 1081 Burrard St, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6Z 1Y6
    Eur Heart J 32:3107-14. 2011
    ..Using percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) balloon inflation as a model of myocardial ischaemia, we explored sex differences in reported symptoms of ischaemia...
  35. ncbi request reprint Help seeking for cardiac symptoms: beyond the masculine-feminine binary
    Paul M Galdas
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, T201 2211, Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, Canada V6T 2B5
    Soc Sci Med 71:18-24. 2010
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Adolescent constructions of nicotine addiction
    Joan L Bottorff
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 2B5, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 36:22-39. 2004
    ..These explanations illustrate that some youths see themselves as passive players in the formation of nicotine addiction. The findings can be used in the development of programs to raise youth awareness about nicotine addiction...
  37. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use in intimate spaces: issues in the study of couple dynamics
    Joan L Bottorff
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Qual Health Res 15:564-77. 2005
    ..These issues point to unique challenges in conducting qualitative research with couples and families and provide a useful base for similar studies...
  38. ncbi request reprint Correlates of smoking among adolescents with asthma
    Su Er Guo
    School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada
    J Clin Nurs 19:701-11. 2010
    ..This study examined the correlates of smoking among asthmatic adolescents to gain a better understanding of who is at particular risk...
  39. ncbi request reprint Weeding out the information: an ethnographic approach to exploring how young people make sense of the evidence on cannabis
    Barbara M Moffat
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Harm Reduct J 10:34. 2013
    ..To date, the youth voice has been largely absent from the creation of public health messages on cannabis...
  40. doi request reprint Surviving men's depression: women partners' perspectives
    Joan L Bottorff
    University of British Columbia, Kelowna, Canada
    Health (London) 18:60-78. 2014
    ..The findings suggest that men's depression has great potential to dislocate heterosexual gender regimes, and attention to gender relations should be included to ensure successful care management of men who experience depression. ..
  41. pmc Myocardial infarction symptom recognition by the lay public: the role of gender and ethnicity
    Pamela A Ratner
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:606-15. 2006
    ..To find out if gender and ethnicity are associated with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) symptom recognition and the recommendation of enlisting emergency medical services...
  42. ncbi request reprint Do crack smoking practices change with the introduction of safer crack kits?
    Leslie A Malchy
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, 302 6190 Agronomy Rd, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3
    Can J Public Health 102:188-92. 2011
    ..Many people who smoke crack share their equipment, thereby increasing their risk for infectious disease. This project explored the effects of outreach distribution of "safer crack kits" on smoking practices...
  43. doi request reprint Self-care behaviour and factors associated with patient outcomes following same-day discharge percutaneous coronary intervention
    Sandra Lauck
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 8:190-9. 2009
    ..The practice of same-day discharge PCI has emerged as a medically safe option to optimize resource utilization and improve access to care...
  44. ncbi request reprint Maternal-infant health outcomes and nursing practice in a remote First Nations community in northern Canada
    Denise S Tarlier
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Can J Nurs Res 45:76-100. 2013
    ..They explore the implications of these findings in relation to nurses' preparation to offer prenatal and infant primary care in remote First Nations communities...
  45. doi request reprint Ethical and epistemological insights: a case study of participatory action research with young people
    Cathy Chabot
    Youth Sexual Health Team, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    J Empir Res Hum Res Ethics 7:20-33. 2012
    ..We suggest that researchers, REBs, and community decision makers all share a responsibility to conduct proactive outreach to youth participants, so that they are adequately informed of their rights related to research...
  46. ncbi request reprint The unmet health needs of East Asian high school students: are homestay students at risk?
    Sabrina T Wong
    University of British Columbia, NEXUS and Centre for Health Services Policy Research, 2211 Wesbrook Mall, T 161, Vancouver, BC V6T 2B5
    Can J Public Health 101:241-5. 2010
    ..Our objectives were to examine: 1) the characteristics of homestay youth compared to immigrant and Canadian-born East Asian youth and 2) whether their health risk behaviours are similar to immigrant or Canadian-born East Asian youth...
  47. pmc A relational conceptual framework for multidisciplinary health research centre infrastructure
    Stephanie E Coen
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, 302 6190 Agronomy Road, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6T 1Z3, Canada
    Health Res Policy Syst 8:29. 2010
    ..For those developing new research centres or seeking to reinvigorate existing ones, this framework may be a useful guide for both centre design and evaluation...
  48. ncbi request reprint Othering and being othered in the context of health care services
    Joy L Johnson
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Canada
    Health Commun 16:255-71. 2004
    ..To foster safe and effective health care interactions, those in power must continue to unmask othering practices and transform health care environments to support truly equitable health care...
  49. doi request reprint "I couldn't say, I'm not a girl"--adolescents talk about gender and marijuana use
    Rebecca J Haines
    School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 68:2029-36. 2009
    ..To conclude, we suggest how our findings can inform the design of gender-specific health messaging on adolescent marijuana use...
  50. ncbi request reprint Understanding the social consequences of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: the effects of stigma and gender
    Joy L Johnson
    NEXUS, School of Nursing, Vancouver, Canada
    Proc Am Thorac Soc 4:680-2. 2007
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  51. ncbi request reprint Facilitating knowledge translation in the "real world" of community psychiatry
    Catherine L Goldie
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc 16:339-44. 2010
    ..In community psychiatric settings, there are culturally embedded attitudes and behaviors regarding smoking that enable practitioners to remain ambivalent about their clients' tobacco use...
  52. ncbi request reprint Socio-cultural influences on young people's sexual development
    Jean A Shoveller
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, James Mather Building, 5804 Fairview Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Soc Sci Med 59:473-87. 2004
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Synchronizing clinician engagement and client motivation in telephone counseling
    Joan L Bottorff
    CIHR, Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Qual Health Res 14:462-77. 2004
    ..Shifts in interaction dynamics were common and influenced the provision of support both positively and negatively. The findings challenge many assumptions underlying telephone counseling and suggest strategies to improve its delivery...
  54. pmc In the shadow of a new smoke free policy: A discourse analysis of health care providers' engagement in tobacco control in community mental health
    Joy L Johnson
    Nursing and Health Behaviour Research Unit, School of Nursing, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Int J Ment Health Syst 4:23. 2010
    ..Tobacco control has received little attention in community mental health despite the fact that many individuals with mental illness are heavy smokers and experience undue tobacco-related health consequences...