Sonya S Brady

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Lifetime family violence exposure is associated with current symptoms of eating disorders among both young men and women
    Sonya S Brady
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:347-51. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Longitudinal study of adolescents' attempts to promote and deter friends' smoking behavior
    Sonya S Brady
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 53:772-7. 2013
  3. pmc Open, closed, or in between: relationship configuration and condom use among men who use the internet to seek sex with men
    Sonya S Brady
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1499-514. 2013
  4. pmc Supportive friendships moderate the association between stressful life events and sexual risk taking among African American adolescents
    Sonya S Brady
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Health Psychol 28:238-48. 2009
  5. pmc Infidelity, trust, and condom use among Latino youth in dating relationships
    Sonya S Brady
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:227-31. 2009
  6. pmc Violence involvement, substance use, and sexual activity among Mexican-American and European-American adolescents
    Sonya S Brady
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:285-95. 2008
  7. pmc Cognitive coping moderates the association between violent victimization by peers and substance use among adolescents
    Sonya S Brady
    Assistant Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:304-10. 2009
  8. pmc Adolescents report both positive and negative consequences of experimentation with cigarette use
    Sonya S Brady
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Prev Med 46:585-90. 2008
  9. pmc Social and emotional consequences of refraining from sexual activity among sexually experienced and inexperienced youths in California
    Sonya S Brady
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:162-8. 2008
  10. pmc The effects of gay sexually explicit media on the HIV risk behavior of men who have sex with men
    B R Simon Rosser
    HIV STI Intervention and Prevention Studies HIPS Program, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 1300 South Second Street, 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1488-98. 2013

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Lifetime family violence exposure is associated with current symptoms of eating disorders among both young men and women
    Sonya S Brady
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:347-51. 2008
    ..Findings suggest that depression and anxiety may play a role in the development and maintenance of eating disorder symptoms subsequent to repeated incidents of family violence exposure...
  2. doi request reprint Longitudinal study of adolescents' attempts to promote and deter friends' smoking behavior
    Sonya S Brady
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 53:772-7. 2013
    ..This study examines adolescents' reported actions to promote or deter friends' smoking, and whether actions vary by adolescents' smoking experience...
  3. pmc Open, closed, or in between: relationship configuration and condom use among men who use the internet to seek sex with men
    Sonya S Brady
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1499-514. 2013
    ..Prevention messages should attempt to reduce cheating and increase personal responsibility for protecting partners from HIV. Messages should be tailored to reflect open and monogamous relationships...
  4. pmc Supportive friendships moderate the association between stressful life events and sexual risk taking among African American adolescents
    Sonya S Brady
    University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454 1015, USA
    Health Psychol 28:238-48. 2009
    ..This study examined whether uncontrollable stressful life events were associated with sexual risk taking among adolescents across a 1-year period, and whether supportive friendships modified associations...
  5. pmc Infidelity, trust, and condom use among Latino youth in dating relationships
    Sonya S Brady
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:227-31. 2009
    ..Latino youth in the United States are at greater risk for contracting sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in comparison with non-Hispanic white youth...
  6. pmc Violence involvement, substance use, and sexual activity among Mexican-American and European-American adolescents
    Sonya S Brady
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:285-95. 2008
    ..This study examined longitudinal associations between violence involvement, substance use, and sexual activity...
  7. pmc Cognitive coping moderates the association between violent victimization by peers and substance use among adolescents
    Sonya S Brady
    Assistant Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 1300 South Second Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 34:304-10. 2009
    ..This study tested whether violent victimization by peers was associated with alcohol and tobacco use among adolescents, and whether adaptive coping styles moderated associations...
  8. pmc Adolescents report both positive and negative consequences of experimentation with cigarette use
    Sonya S Brady
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Prev Med 46:585-90. 2008
    ..To examine the physiological and social consequences that 9th and 10th grade adolescents experience as a result of experimenting with cigarette use, and whether consequences vary by level of experimentation and gender...
  9. pmc Social and emotional consequences of refraining from sexual activity among sexually experienced and inexperienced youths in California
    Sonya S Brady
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:162-8. 2008
    ..We examined the social and emotional consequences among adolescents of refraining from sexual activity (oral or vaginal sex) and whether these consequences differed over time and by gender and sexual experience...
  10. pmc The effects of gay sexually explicit media on the HIV risk behavior of men who have sex with men
    B R Simon Rosser
    HIV STI Intervention and Prevention Studies HIPS Program, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 1300 South Second Street, 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:1488-98. 2013
    ..More research to understand how MSM develop and maintain preferences in viewing SEM, and to identify new ways to use SEM in HIV prevention, is recommended...
  11. pmc Adaptive coping reduces the impact of community violence exposure on violent behavior among African American and Latino male adolescents
    Sonya S Brady
    Department of Psychiatry, Health Psychology Program, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Ste 465, P O Box 0848, San Francisco, CA 94118 0848, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:105-15. 2008
    ..Interventions targeting the enhancement of coping skills may be an effective method of reducing the impact of CVE on adolescent violent behavior...
  12. pmc Performance of the Duke Religion Index and the spiritual well-being scale in online samples of men who have sex with men
    J Michael Wilkerson
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 1300 S 2nd Street, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Relig Health 52:610-21. 2013
    ..Neither instrument produced adequate model fit. To study the association between religiosity and HIV/STI risk behaviors among MSM, scales are needed that measure the religious and spiritual experiences of MSM...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms linking violence exposure to health risk behavior in adolescence: motivation to cope and sensation seeking
    Sonya S Brady
    Health Psychology Program, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:673-80. 2006
    ..This study examined two potential mechanisms linking violence exposure and health risk behavior among adolescents in psychiatric care: sensation seeking and coping with stress through escape behavior...
  14. pmc A commentary on the role of sexually explicit media (SEM) in the transmission and prevention of HIV among men who have sex with men (MSM)
    B R Simon Rosser
    HIV STI Intervention and Prevention Program, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, 55454, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:1373-81. 2012
    ..Research suggests there might be ways to use SEM to create innovative approaches to online HIV prevention, particularly among such at-risk populations as youth and MSM of lower socio-economic statuses...
  15. ncbi request reprint Adolescents' reported consequences of having oral sex versus vaginal sex
    Sonya S Brady
    Department of Psychiatry, Health Psychology Program, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Box 0848, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Pediatrics 119:229-36. 2007
    ..The present study examined whether adolescents' initial consequences of sexual activity differ according to type of sexual activity and gender...
  16. pmc The influence of depression and anxiety on risk of adult onset vulvodynia
    Maheruh Khandker
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:1445-51. 2011
    ..These studies, however, have not effectively established temporal associations between diagnosed psychiatric disorders and vulvodynia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular reactivity to stress predicts future blood pressure in adolescence
    Karen A Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:410-5. 2003
    ..This study evaluated the prospective relationship between cardiovascular reactivity to psychological stress and increases in resting blood pressure across a 3-year period among a multiethnic pediatric sample (N = 149)...
  18. ncbi request reprint We have the evidence to enhance adolescent sexual and reproductive health--do we have the will?
    Lindsay A Taliaferro
    Healthy Youth Development Prevention Research Center, Division of Adolescent Health and Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, 717 Delaware Street SE, 3rd Floor West, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    Adolesc Med State Art Rev 22:521-43, xii. 2011
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Young adults' media use and attitudes toward interpersonal and institutional forms of aggression
    Sonya S Brady
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Aggress Behav 33:519-25. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint The influence of socioeconomic status and ethnicity on adolescents' exposure to stressful life events
    Sonya S Brady
    University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 27:575-83. 2002
    ..To test the relations between resource-based and prestige-based measures of socioeconomic status (SES), ethnicity, and life events that varied in valence, dependency on adolescent behavior, and duration...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effects of media violence on health-related outcomes among young men
    Sonya S Brady
    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:341-7. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Lifetime community violence exposure and health risk behavior among young adults in college
    Sonya S Brady
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:610-3. 2006
    ..Findings were independent of gender, ethnic minority status, personality characteristics, aggression, family socioeconomic status, family support, and neighborhood collective efficacy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Individual versus neighborhood socioeconomic status and race as predictors of adolescent ambulatory blood pressure and heart rate
    Jennifer J McGrath
    Concordia University Montreal, QC, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 63:1442-53. 2006
    ..These results have important public health implications as they suggest individual and neighborhood SES and race are linked to cardiovascular risk disparities as early as adolescence...
  24. ncbi request reprint Chronic stress influences ambulatory blood pressure in adolescents
    Sonya S Brady
    University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Ann Behav Med 31:80-8. 2006
    ..High ambulatory blood pressure (ABP) predicts cardiovascular events, even after controlling for clinic BP and other established risk factors...