Sonya S Brady

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  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. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications14

  1. 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...
  2. 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
    ....
  3. 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...
  4. 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
    ....
  5. 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...
  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. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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)...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...