Michael G Vaughn

Summary

Affiliation: Saint Louis University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Psychiatric correlates of bullying in the United States: findings from a national sample
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Psychiatr Q 81:183-95. 2010
  2. pmc The immigrant paradox: immigrants are less antisocial than native-born Americans
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work, College for Public Health and Social Justice, Saint Louis University, Tegeler Hall, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, St Louis, 63103, MO, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:1129-37. 2014
  3. pmc Prevalence and correlates of truancy in the US: results from a national sample
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work, Saint Louis University, Tegeler Hall, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    J Adolesc 36:767-76. 2013
  4. pmc Buckle up: non-seat belt use and antisocial behavior in the United States
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work and Department of Epidemiology, College for Public Health and Social Justice, Saint Louis University, MO 63103, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:825-31. 2012
  5. pmc Correlates of handgun carrying among adolescents in the United States
    Michael G Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Interpers Violence 27:2003-21. 2012
  6. pmc Risk profiles among adolescent nonmedical opioid users in the United States
    Michael G Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, School of Social Work and School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63103, United States
    Addict Behav 37:974-7. 2012
  7. pmc Correlates of cruelty to animals in the United States: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work and Department of Community Health, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63103, United States of America
    J Psychiatr Res 43:1213-8. 2009
  8. pmc Psychiatric correlates of behavioral indicators of school disengagement in the United States
    Michael G Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Psychiatr Q 82:191-206. 2011
  9. pmc Prevalence and correlates of fire-setting in the United States: results from the National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work and Department of Community Health, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 51:217-23. 2010
  10. pmc Effects of childhood adversity on bullying and cruelty to animals in the United States: findings from a national sample
    Michael G Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:3509-25. 2011

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Publications44

  1. doi request reprint Psychiatric correlates of bullying in the United States: findings from a national sample
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Psychiatr Q 81:183-95. 2010
    ..Prevention and treatment targeting bullying behaviors, comorbid conditions, and their precursors could potentially reduce the prevalence and consequences of bullying...
  2. pmc The immigrant paradox: immigrants are less antisocial than native-born Americans
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work, College for Public Health and Social Justice, Saint Louis University, Tegeler Hall, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, St Louis, 63103, MO, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:1129-37. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc Prevalence and correlates of truancy in the US: results from a national sample
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work, Saint Louis University, Tegeler Hall, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    J Adolesc 36:767-76. 2013
    ..Implications for theory, prevention, and policy are discussed. ..
  4. pmc Buckle up: non-seat belt use and antisocial behavior in the United States
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work and Department of Epidemiology, College for Public Health and Social Justice, Saint Louis University, MO 63103, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 22:825-31. 2012
    ..Our guiding hypothesis is that failure to wear a seat belt is part of an antisocial behavior spectrum...
  5. pmc Correlates of handgun carrying among adolescents in the United States
    Michael G Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Interpers Violence 27:2003-21. 2012
    ..Implications of these results for prevention and policy are discussed...
  6. pmc Risk profiles among adolescent nonmedical opioid users in the United States
    Michael G Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, School of Social Work and School of Public Health, St Louis, MO 63103, United States
    Addict Behav 37:974-7. 2012
    ..Results suggest that intervention efforts can fruitfully target a number of risk domains especially programs that enhance effective parenting and supervision...
  7. pmc Correlates of cruelty to animals in the United States: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work and Department of Community Health, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63103, United States of America
    J Psychiatr Res 43:1213-8. 2009
    ..To examine the sociodemographic, behavioral, and psychiatric correlates of cruelty to animals in the US...
  8. pmc Psychiatric correlates of behavioral indicators of school disengagement in the United States
    Michael G Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Psychiatr Q 82:191-206. 2011
    ..In addition to attending to academic achievement outcomes school disengagement prevention strategies should consider targeting these psychiatric conditions in order to reduce school dropout...
  9. pmc Prevalence and correlates of fire-setting in the United States: results from the National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work and Department of Community Health, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 51:217-23. 2010
    ..Given the substantial personal and social costs related to arson, prevention and treatment interventions targeting fire-setters potentially could save lives and property...
  10. pmc Effects of childhood adversity on bullying and cruelty to animals in the United States: findings from a national sample
    Michael G Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:3509-25. 2011
    ..The final models indicated that the cumulative burden of childhood adversities had strong effects on the increased likelihood of bullying behavior but not cruelty to animals...
  11. ncbi request reprint Is crack cocaine use associated with greater violence than powdered cocaine use? Results from a national sample
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work and Department of Community Health, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 36:181-6. 2010
    ..The question of whether crack cocaine use is associated with increased violence compared to powdered cocaine use has not been adequately explored in large nationally representative general population samples...
  12. pmc Sociodemographic, behavioral, and substance use correlates of reckless driving in the United States: findings from a national Sample
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work and Department of Community Health, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Tegeler Hall, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, MO 63103, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 45:347-53. 2011
    ..07, 2.29). All three reckless driving groups were more likely to have a family history of antisocial behavior than non-reckless drivers. Study findings provide information from which targeted behavioral interventions can be applied...
  13. pmc Juvenile psychopathic personality traits are associated with poor reading achievement
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work and Department of Community Health, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, Tegeler Hall, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    Psychiatr Q 82:177-90. 2011
    ..Study results extend the utility of psychopathy construct generally and affective traits specifically to reading achievement, which has broad implications. Findings are discussed with respect to future research and prevention...
  14. pmc Criminal victimization and comorbid substance use and psychiatric disorders in the United States: results from the NESARC
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work and Department of Community Health, Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63103, USA E mail
    Ann Epidemiol 20:281-8. 2010
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  15. doi request reprint Are personality disorders associated with social welfare burden in the United States?
    Michael G Vaughn
    Division of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, School of Social Work and Department of Public Policy, Saint Louis University, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    J Pers Disord 24:709-20. 2010
    ..Development of effective prevention and treatment of personality disorders would likely lead to reductions in overall social welfare burden...
  16. pmc The effect of school dropout on verbal ability in adulthood: a propensity score matching approach
    Michael G Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, 3550 Lindell Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63103, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 40:197-206. 2011
    ..We conclude by discussing the implications of our results...
  17. doi request reprint Dopamine D4 receptor gene exon III polymorphism associated with binge drinking attitudinal phenotype
    Michael G Vaughn
    Department of Community Health, Saint Louis University, MO 63103, USA
    Alcohol 43:179-84. 2009
    ..The present study provides unique evidence to the genetic underpinnings of binge drinking. Results suggest that the 7R allele may be an important contributor to the liability to binge drinking...
  18. doi request reprint Gene-environment interplay and the importance of self-control in predicting polydrug use and substance-related problems
    Michael G Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO 63103, United States
    Addict Behav 34:112-6. 2009
    ..96, SD=1.73). Results supported the main predictions of the biosocial model finding significant path coefficients across key constructs. In particular, the role of poor self-regulation was found to be sturdy across path models...
  19. ncbi request reprint Does marijuana use serve as a gateway to cigarette use for high-risk African-American youth?
    Michael Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:782-91. 2008
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to test whether the gateway hypothesis of drug initiation sequencing applies equally well to high-risk African-American and Caucasian youth...
  20. ncbi request reprint Psychopathic personality traits and delinquent careers: an empirical examination
    Michael G Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, United States
    Int J Law Psychiatry 31:407-16. 2008
    ..The current study examined the role that psychopathy might play in facilitating research on the small subset of youth at risk for persistent antisocial behavior...
  21. ncbi request reprint Racial/Ethnic group differences in bipolar symptomatology in a community sample of persons with bipolar I disorder
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:16-21. 2010
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  22. pmc Patterns and correlates of drug-related ED visits: results from a national survey
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 29:704-10. 2011
    ..The goals of this study were to describe prevalence and correlates of drug-related ED visits...
  23. pmc Inhalant use, inhalant-use disorders, and antisocial behavior: findings from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC)
    Matthew O Howard
    School of Social Work, Tate Turner Kuralt Building, Campus Box 3550, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 3550, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:201-9. 2010
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  24. ncbi request reprint Inhalant use among incarcerated adolescents in the United States: prevalence, characteristics, and correlates of use
    Matthew O Howard
    School of Social Work, 325 Pittsboro, CB 3550, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:197-209. 2008
    ..To characterize patterns and correlates of inhalant use among incarcerated youth...
  25. pmc Treatment guidelines for substance use disorders and serious mental illnesses: do they address co-occurring disorders?
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:1262-78. 2010
    ..None of the guidelines making recommendations for treatment of co-occurring disorders included outcomes that clearly targeted both substance use and mental health disorders. Limitations and implications of this study are noted...
  26. doi request reprint Toward a quantitative typology of burglars: a latent profile analysis of career offenders
    Michael G Vaughn
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Social Work, 2117 Cathedral of Learning, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    J Forensic Sci 53:1387-92. 2008
    ..Connections to the criminal career literature are offered and suggestions for further empirical study of offender typologies are discussed...
  27. pmc Does breastfeeding contribute to the racial gap in reading and math test scores?
    Kristen E Peters
    School of Social Work, College for Public Health and Social Justice, Saint Louis University, St Louis, Mo Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 23:646-51. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the impact of divergent breastfeeding practices between Caucasian and African American mothers on the lingering achievement test gap between Caucasian and African American children...
  28. pmc Race/ethnicity, socioeconomic factors, and smoking among early adolescent girls in the United States
    John M Wallace
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Social Work, Center on Race and Social Problems, 2301 Cathedral of Learning, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:S42-9. 2009
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  29. pmc Item response theory analysis of DSM-IV criteria for inhalant-use disorders in adolescents
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 South University Avenue, 3849, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1106, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:607-14. 2010
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  30. pmc Use of Salvia divinorum in a nationally representative sample
    BRIAN E PERRON
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:108-13. 2012
    ..Given that this psychoactive substance has a potential of misuse and abuse, further data regarding the clinical and psychosocial factors associated with use are needed...
  31. pmc Service use and treatment barriers among inhalant users
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, 1080 S UniversityAvenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 43:69-75. 2011
    ..These findings can help improve the service delivery system to provide effective treatments and reduce the risk of emergency department usage, which is among the most expensive and least effective ways to deal with substance abuse...
  32. pmc Differences in service utilization and barriers among Blacks, Hispanics, and Whites with drug use disorders
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, 1080 S, University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 4:3. 2009
    ..The purpose of the current study was to explore the role of race and ethnicity in service utilization...
  33. ncbi request reprint Marijuana use and tridimensional personality traits among college students: a response to Hale, Whiteman, Muehl, and Faynberg
    Michael G Vaughn
    Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
    Psychol Rep 93:705-6. 2003
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  34. ncbi request reprint Suicide by asphyxiation due to helium inhalation
    Matthew O Howard
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27499, USA
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 32:61-70. 2011
    ..In none of these cases were decedents suffering from terminal illness. Most persons committing suicide with helium were free of terminal illness but suffered from psychiatric and/or substance use disorders...
  35. ncbi request reprint Variations in mental health problems, substance use, and delinquency between African American and Caucasian juvenile offenders: implications for reentry services
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work, University of Pittsburgh, 2117 Cathedral of Learning, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 52:311-29. 2008
    ..Recognition of these patterns may help to improve postrelease services by tailoring or adapting preexisting programs to patterns of risk factors and their relative magnitudes of effect...
  36. doi request reprint Multiple murder and criminal careers: a latent class analysis of multiple homicide offenders
    Michael G Vaughn
    Saint Louis University, United States
    Forensic Sci Int 183:67-73. 2009
    ..To construct an empirically rigorous typology of multiple homicide offenders (MHOs)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Correlates of traumatic brain injury among juvenile offenders: A multi-site study
    Michael G Vaughn
    School of Social Work, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Crim Behav Ment Health 24:188-203. 2014
    ..Extant studies are hampered by methodological limitations, such as small sample sizes, lack of control for confounding effects, and use of single sites and may lack representativeness...
  38. pmc Breastfeeding and trajectories of children's cognitive development
    Jin Huang
    School of Social Work, College for Public Health and Social Justice, Saint Louis University, USA
    Dev Sci 17:452-61. 2014
    ..The results indicate that breastfeeding has an important association with test scores, and that subsequent schooling and other experiences during adolescence do not eliminate the breastfeeding gap that appears in very early childhood...
  39. pmc Inhalant withdrawal as a clinically significant feature of inhalant dependence disorder
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, 1080 S University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, United States
    Med Hypotheses 73:935-7. 2009
    ..This hypothesis needs rigorous evaluation to ensure the diagnostic validity of inhalant use disorders...
  40. pmc Religious coping, spirituality, and substance use and abuse among youth in high-risk communities in San Salvador, El Salvador
    Christopher P Salas-Wright
    School of Social Work, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 48:769-83. 2013
    ..Results suggest that spirituality and, to a far lesser degree, religious coping may serve to protect for substance use and abuse among this high-risk population of Salvadoran youth...
  41. doi request reprint Effects of personality disorder and impulsivity on emotional adaptations in prison among women offenders
    Senik T Mahmood
    Public Policy Studies, Saint Louis University, Tegeler Hall, Rm 300 W, St Louis, MO, USA
    Psychiatr Q 83:467-80. 2012
    ..Women who had been in prison before were significantly less likely to experience these problems. Implications of study findings for policies and practices involving women offenders are discussed...
  42. doi request reprint Behavioral genetics in antisocial spectrum disorders and psychopathy: a review of the recent literature
    Tracy D Gunter
    Associate Professor, Saint Louis University Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, 1438 S Grand Blvd, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Behav Sci Law 28:148-73. 2010
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  43. ncbi request reprint Direct and mediated associations between religious coping, spirituality, and youth violence in El Salvador
    Christopher P Salas-Wrigh
    School of Social Work, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States of America
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 34:183-9. 2013
    ..To examine the direct and mediated relationships between religious coping, spirituality, social developmental factors, and violence among high-risk and gang-involved youth in a high-crime, Latin American country...
  44. doi request reprint Revisioning social work clinical education: recent developments in relation to evidence-based practice
    Matthew O Howard
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27517, USA
    J Evid Based Soc Work 6:256-73. 2009
    ..It is important that clinicians be aware of current developments in relation to evidence-based clinical education and practice as these will likely significantly shape the face of social work direct practice in the coming years...