Peter J Guarnaccia

Summary

Affiliation: Rutgers University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The mental health and adjustment of immigrant and refugee children
    P J Guarnaccia
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 7:537-53, viii-ix. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Research on culture-bound syndromes: new directions
    P J Guarnaccia
    Rutgers University, NJ, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1322-7. 1999
  3. pmc Ataque de nervios as a marker of social and psychiatric vulnerability: results from the NLAAS
    Peter J Guarnaccia
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 56:298-309. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Are ataques de nervios in Puerto Rican children associated with psychiatric disorder?
    Peter J Guarnaccia
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1293, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:1184-92. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint "It's like going through an earthquake": anthropological perspectives on depression among Latino immigrants
    Igda E Martínez Pincay
    Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology, Rutgers University, 152 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854 8085, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 9:17-28. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Toward a Puerto Rican popular nosology: nervios and ataque de nervios
    Peter J Guarnaccia
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1293, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 27:339-66. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship between ataque de nervios and unexplained neurological symptoms: a preliminary analysis
    Alejandro Interian
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ, 675 Hoes Lane, D306, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:32-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparative phenomenology of ataques de nervios, panic attacks, and panic disorder
    Roberto Lewis-Fernandez
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 69, NY 10032, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 26:199-223. 2002
  9. pmc A qualitative analysis of the perception of stigma among Latinos receiving antidepressants
    Alejandro Interian
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854 5635, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1591-4. 2007
  10. pmc Testing language effects in psychiatric epidemiology surveys with randomized experiments: results from the National Latino and Asian American Study
    Patrick E Shrout
    Department of Psychology, Faculty of Arts and Science, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:345-52. 2008

Research Grants

  1. MINORITY UNDERGRADUATE MH RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAM
    Peter Guarnaccia; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint The mental health and adjustment of immigrant and refugee children
    P J Guarnaccia
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 7:537-53, viii-ix. 1998
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Research on culture-bound syndromes: new directions
    P J Guarnaccia
    Rutgers University, NJ, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1322-7. 1999
    ....
  3. pmc Ataque de nervios as a marker of social and psychiatric vulnerability: results from the NLAAS
    Peter J Guarnaccia
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 56:298-309. 2010
    ..This article presents the fi rst epidemiological portrait of ataques de nervios among Latinos in the mainland United States. Much of the previous literature has focused on Puerto Ricans in Puerto Rico and New York City...
  4. ncbi request reprint Are ataques de nervios in Puerto Rican children associated with psychiatric disorder?
    Peter J Guarnaccia
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1293, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:1184-92. 2005
    ..To provide the first empirical analysis of a cultural syndrome in children by examining the prevalence and psychiatric correlates of ataques de nervios in an epidemiological study of the mental health of children in Puerto Rico...
  5. ncbi request reprint "It's like going through an earthquake": anthropological perspectives on depression among Latino immigrants
    Igda E Martínez Pincay
    Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology, Rutgers University, 152 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854 8085, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 9:17-28. 2007
    ..The results are a compilation of findings from four different research projects in New Jersey and New York that examined diverse Latinos' conceptions of mental health, treatment and barriers to care...
  6. ncbi request reprint Toward a Puerto Rican popular nosology: nervios and ataque de nervios
    Peter J Guarnaccia
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1293, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 27:339-66. 2003
    ..The results suggest ways to incorporate these different categories of nervios into future research and clinical work with different Latino groups in the United States and in their home countries...
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship between ataque de nervios and unexplained neurological symptoms: a preliminary analysis
    Alejandro Interian
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, UMDNJ, 675 Hoes Lane, D306, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:32-9. 2005
    ..A diagnosis of panic disorder also appears to interact with cultural factors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparative phenomenology of ataques de nervios, panic attacks, and panic disorder
    Roberto Lewis-Fernandez
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 69, NY 10032, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 26:199-223. 2002
    ..This confirms previous findings that ataque is a more inclusive construct than panic disorder. The importance of these findings for the clinical diagnosis and treatment of persons with ataques is discussed...
  9. pmc A qualitative analysis of the perception of stigma among Latinos receiving antidepressants
    Alejandro Interian
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry, New Jersey UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ 08854 5635, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1591-4. 2007
    ..This study sought to describe the role of stigma in antidepressant adherence among Latinos...
  10. pmc Testing language effects in psychiatric epidemiology surveys with randomized experiments: results from the National Latino and Asian American Study
    Patrick E Shrout
    Department of Psychology, Faculty of Arts and Science, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:345-52. 2008
    ..Translation and back-translation of surveys does not guarantee that response probabilities are exactly equivalent. Randomized survey experiments should be incorporated into cross-cultural psychiatric surveys when possible...

Research Grants1

  1. MINORITY UNDERGRADUATE MH RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAM
    Peter Guarnaccia; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We request funds to support the summer training program as well as additional training/research experiences and attendance at professional conferences and other training programs. ..