GREGORY C contact SMITH

Summary

Affiliation: Kent State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Risk of psychological difficulties among children raised by custodial grandparents
    Gregory C Smith
    College of Education, Health, and Human Services, Kent State University, Human Development Center, 144 Nixson Hall, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1303-10. 2007
  2. pmc Reducing depression in stroke survivors and their informal caregivers: a randomized clinical trial of a Web-based intervention
    Gregory C Smith
    School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    Rehabil Psychol 57:196-206. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Patterns and predictors of service use and unmet needs among aging families of adults with severe mental illness
    Gregory C Smith
    Human Development Center, School of Family and Consumer Studies, 111 Nixson Hall, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio 44242, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:871-7. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of the stage of residential planning among aging families of adults with severe mental illness
    Gregory C Smith
    School of Family and Consumer Studies, Kent State University, 144 Nixson Hall, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:804-10. 2004
  5. pmc Custodial grandmothers' psychological distress, dysfunctional parenting, and grandchildren's adjustment
    Gregory C Smith
    School of Family and Consumer Studies, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 67:327-57. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint The emotional needs of care recipients and the psychological well-being of informal caregivers: implications for home care clinicians
    Nichole Egbert
    School of Communication Studies, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio 44242, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 26:50-7. 2008
  7. pmc Examining the structural validity of the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ) in a U.S. sample of custodial grandmothers
    Patrick A Palmieri
    Summa Kent State Center for the Treatment and Study of Traumatic Stress, Summa Health System, Akron, OH 44310, USA
    Psychol Assess 19:189-98. 2007

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Risk of psychological difficulties among children raised by custodial grandparents
    Gregory C Smith
    College of Education, Health, and Human Services, Kent State University, Human Development Center, 144 Nixson Hall, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1303-10. 2007
    ..Although custodial grandchildren are believed to be at greater risk of emotional and behavioral problems than children in general, scant research has examined this important public health issue...
  2. pmc Reducing depression in stroke survivors and their informal caregivers: a randomized clinical trial of a Web-based intervention
    Gregory C Smith
    School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    Rehabil Psychol 57:196-206. 2012
    ..To develop and test the efficacy of a Web-based intervention for alleviating depression in male stroke survivors (SSs) and their spousal caregivers (CGs) that blends both peer and professional support...
  3. ncbi request reprint Patterns and predictors of service use and unmet needs among aging families of adults with severe mental illness
    Gregory C Smith
    Human Development Center, School of Family and Consumer Studies, 111 Nixson Hall, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio 44242, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:871-7. 2003
    ..This study examined patterns and predictors of use of and unmet need for support services among aging families of adults with severe mental illness by using an expanded version of the Andersen Behavioral Model...
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of the stage of residential planning among aging families of adults with severe mental illness
    Gregory C Smith
    School of Family and Consumer Studies, Kent State University, 144 Nixson Hall, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:804-10. 2004
    ..This study identified predictors of the extent of residential planning carried out by aging families of adults with severe mental illness according to the conceptual framework of the Double ABCX model of family coping and adaptation...
  5. pmc Custodial grandmothers' psychological distress, dysfunctional parenting, and grandchildren's adjustment
    Gregory C Smith
    School of Family and Consumer Studies, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 67:327-57. 2008
    ..Group differences were more prevalent regarding the magnitude of latent means for model constructs. We conclude that parenting models like the FSM are useful for investigating custodial grandfamilies...
  6. ncbi request reprint The emotional needs of care recipients and the psychological well-being of informal caregivers: implications for home care clinicians
    Nichole Egbert
    School of Communication Studies, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio 44242, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 26:50-7. 2008
    ..Suggestions for clinical implications and future research based on these findings are discussed...
  7. pmc Examining the structural validity of the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ) in a U.S. sample of custodial grandmothers
    Patrick A Palmieri
    Summa Kent State Center for the Treatment and Study of Traumatic Stress, Summa Health System, Akron, OH 44310, USA
    Psychol Assess 19:189-98. 2007
    ..Measurement and clinical implications of the results are discussed...

Research Grants5

  1. Stress, Coping, and Well-Being of Custodial Grandparents
    Gregory Smith; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Aim 5 is to archive the data for eventual use by other researchers; The findings of this study will inform the development of interventions tailored to assist custodial grandparents and their families. ..
  2. Online Intervention to Improve Stroke Care From Spouses
    Gregory Smith; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Prior psychosocial intervention research with informal stroke CGs has been scarce, equivocal in findings, methodologically flawed, and without theoretical foundation. ..
  3. Comparing Interventions to Improve the Well-Being of Custodial Grandfamilies
    GREGORY C contact SMITH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This application is also consistent with the NIH belief that "development of interventions based on well-defined underlying mechanisms is critical to advancing health promotion and diseases prevention." ..