Affiliation: Arizona State University
- The influence of linguistic acculturation and parental monitoring on the substance use of Mexican-heritage adolescents in predominantly Mexican enclaves of the Southwest USFlavio F Marsiglia
Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, School of Social Work, Arizona State University, 411 N Central Ave, Suite 720, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0693, USA
J Ethn Subst Abuse 11:226-41. 2012..Results are discussed in terms of how acculturation impacts family processes and the drug use behaviors of Mexican heritage adolescents living in predominantly Mexican enclaves...
- Beyond primary prevention of alcohol use: a culturally specific secondary prevention program for Mexican heritage adolescentsFlavio F Marsiglia
Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University, 411 North Central Avenue, Suite 720, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
Prev Sci 13:241-51. 2012..These findings suggest that REAL Groups may be an effective secondary prevention program for higher-risk Mexican heritage adolescents...
- Migration intentions and illicit substance use among youth in central MexicoFlavio Francisco Marsiglia
Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University, 411 N Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85004, USA
Subst Use Misuse 46:1619-27. 2011..Results are related to the healthy migrant theory and its applicability to youth with limited educational opportunities. The study's limitations are noted...
- Hopelessness, family stress, and depression among Mexican-heritage mothers in the southwestFlavio F Marsiglia
School of Social Work, Southwest Interdisciplinary Center, Arizona State University, Phoenix 85004 0963, USA
Health Soc Work 36:7-18. 2011....
- When to intervene: elementary school, middle school or both? Effects of keepin' it REAL on substance use trajectories of Mexican heritage youthFlavio F Marsiglia
School of Social Work, Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Prev Sci 12:48-62. 2011..These results are interpreted from an ecodevelopmental and culturally specific perspective and recommendations for prevention and future research are discussed...
- Familias Sanas: an intervention designed to increase rates of postpartum visits among LatinasFlavio F Marsiglia
Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University, 411 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0693, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:119-31. 2010..The results are discussed from a culturally specific perspective. Practice, policy, and research implications and recommendations are provided...
- Gender differences in the effect of linguistic acculturation on substance use among Mexican-origin youth in the southwest United StatesFlavio F Marsiglia
Southwest InterdisciplinaryResearch Center, Arizona State University, School of Social Work, 411 North Central Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0693, USA
J Ethn Subst Abuse 9:40-63. 2010..The direct effect of linguistic acculturation on pro-drug norms was stronger for girls than for boys, as was its indirect effect on substance use intentions...
- Cohesion and conflict: family influences on adolescent alcohol use in immigrant Latino familiesFlavio F Marsiglia
Arizona State University, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
J Ethn Subst Abuse 8:400-12. 2009..Unresolved conflict seems to be connected to children's problem behaviors and alcohol misuse could be utilized by adolescents as a mechanism to reduce emotional distress caused by family tensions...
- Immigrant advantage? Substance use among Latin American immigrant and native-born youth in SpainFlavio Francisco Marsiglia
Arizona State University, USA
Ethn Health 13:149-70. 2008..Differential access to drugs mediated the immigrant-native gap in substance use intentions but did not mediate differences in actual substance use...
- Ethnicity and ethnic identity as predictors of drug norms and drug use among preadolescents in the US SouthwestFlavio Francisco Marsiglia
School of Social Work, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 3711, USA
Subst Use Misuse 39:1061-94. 2004..Implications for prevention programs tailored for Mexican/Mexican American students are discussed...
- God forbid! Substance use among religious and non-religious youthFlavio Francisco Marsiglia
Department of Social Work, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
Am J Orthopsychiatry 75:585-98. 2005..Overall, the impact of religiosity on reported drug use did not differ significantly for more and less acculturated Latino youth...
- HIV/AIDS protective factors among urban American Indian youthsFlavio Francisco Marsiglia
Southwest Interdiciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University School of Social Work, Tempe, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:745-58. 2006..This study advances knowledge on sexual health risk and protective factors among American Indian adolescents, an understudied group, and provides implications for prevention intervention with American Indian youths and their families...
- Drug resistance strategies and substance use among adolescents in Monterrey, MexicoStephen Kulis
Sociology Program, School of Social and Family Dynamics, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
J Prim Prev 29:167-92. 2008....
- Promoting reduced and discontinued substance use among adolescent substance users: effectiveness of a universal prevention programStephen Kulis
Department of Sociology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 3701, USA
Prev Sci 8:35-49. 2007..Limitations and implications of these findings and plans for further research are discussed...
- Neighborhood effects on the efficacy of a program to prevent youth alcohol useScott Yabiku
School of Social and Family Dynamics, Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 3701, USA
Subst Use Misuse 42:65-87. 2007..Findings are discussed in light of theories of neighborhood social disorganization, immigrant adaptation, and social isolation...
- Perceived ethnic discrimination versus acculturation stress: influences on substance use among Latino youth in the SouthwestStephen Kulis
School of Social and Family Dynamics, Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University, Phoenix 85004 0693, USA
J Health Soc Behav 50:443-59. 2009..With a few exceptions, linguistic acculturation and time in the United States did not moderate the effects of perceived discrimination or acculturation stress...
- Gender identity and substance use among students in two high schools in Monterrey, MexicoStephen Kulis
Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University, 411 N Central Avenue, Suite 720, Mailcode 4320, Phoenix, AZ 85004 0693, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 95:258-68. 2008..The findings are interpreted in light of males' higher risk for drug use and changes in gender roles and gendered behavior that are now occurring in Mexico as in the U.S...
- Understanding the gendered patterns of substance use initiation among adolescents living in rural, central MexicoStephanie Ayers
Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University, USA
Int J Drug Policy 23:251-4. 2012..Little is known about the age of initiation and gender differences in substance use among adolescents in rural, central Mexico...
- Culturally grounded substance use prevention: an evaluation of the keepin' it R.E.A.L. curriculumMichael L Hecht
Department of Communication, Arts and Sciences, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
Prev Sci 4:233-48. 2003..Specific contrasts found the Mexican American and Multicultural versions impacted the most outcomes...
- Keepin' it R.E.A.L.: a drug resistance curriculum tailored to the strengths and needs of pre-adolescents of the southwestMonika Gosin
Ethnic Studies Department, University of California San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0522, USA
J Drug Educ 33:119-42. 2003....
- Drug Resistance Strategies: The Next GenerationFlavio Marsiglia; Fiscal Year: 2001..The research design includes mediational and process analyses. Results from this research will inform future replicability of the DRS approach and advance existing knowledge about culturally-grounded drug abuse prevention intervention. ..
- Southwest Interdisciplinary Research Consortium (SIRC)Flavio Marsiglia; Fiscal Year: 2006..This public health initiative follows the health promotion and disease prevention objectives of Healthy People 2000 (priority areas: 3, 4, 6, and 8) and the "Initiative on Race and Health" of Healthy People 2010. ..