Van M Ta
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
- Disparities in use of mental health and substance abuse services by Asian and Native Hawaiian/other Pacific Islander womenVan M Ta
Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1960 East West Road C101, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 35:20-36. 2008..Future research is needed to identify barriers and facilitators to accessing needed services for Asian and NHOPI women...
- A longitudinal analysis of depressive symptoms among Asian and Pacific Islander mothers at-risk for child maltreatmentVan M Ta
School of Medicine, Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
Community Ment Health J 45:42-55. 2009..Future research should identify ways to reduce this disparity and involve the Asian and NHOPI communities in prevention and treatment program design and implementation...
- Disparities in self-reported postpartum depression among Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Women in Hawaii: Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS), 2004-2007Donald K Hayes
Hawaii Department of Health, Family Health Services Division, Honolulu, HI, 96816, USA
Matern Child Health J 14:765-73. 2010..Messages about postpartum depression should be incorporated into current programs to improve screening, treatment, and prevention of SRPDS for women at risk...
- Racial differences in the association between partner abuse and barriers to prenatal health care among Asian and native Hawaiian/other Pacific Islander womenVan M Ta
Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai i at Manoa, 1960 East West Rd, D104AA, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
Matern Child Health J 14:350-9. 2010..The objectives of this paper were to (1) describe and examine factors associated with PNC access barriers among mothers, by race; and, (2) determine the association between PA and PNC access, by race...
- Substance abuse among native Hawaiian women in the United States: a review of current literature and recommendations for future researchVan M Ta
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Public Health Sciences, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
J Psychoactive Drugs . 2008..Further research is needed about the rates of substance abuse and barriers and facilitators to treatment so that effective and culturally competent treatment can be provided for this population...
- Social connections, immigration-related factors, and self-rated physical and mental health among Asian AmericansWei Zhang
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, United States
Soc Sci Med 68:2104-12. 2009..In sum, this study indicates the significant effects of social connections, socioeconomic status, and immigration-related factors on the self-rated physical and mental health of Asian Americans...