Tyrone C Cheng

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Affiliation: University of Alabama
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Factors leading African Americans and black Caribbeans to use social work services for treating mental and substance use disorders
    Tyrone C Cheng
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
    Health Soc Work 38:99-109. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence and welfare participation: a longitudinal causal analysis
    Tyrone C Cheng
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL35487 0314, USA
    J Interpers Violence 28:808-30. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Problem drinking by race and nativity: what is learned from social structural and mental health-related data of US-born and immigrant respondents?
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0314, USA
    Am J Addict 21:S77-87. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Disparities in Whites' versus Blacks' self-rated health: social status, health-care services, and health behaviors
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Box 870314, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0314, USA
    J Community Health 38:727-33. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Discrimination's role in minority groups' rates of substance-use disorder
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487 0314, USA
    Am J Addict 21:150-6. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The role of social structural factors in treatment of mental health disorder
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0314, USA
    J Ment Health 21:430-8. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of mental illness in alcohol abuse and prescription drug misuse: gender-specific analysis of college students
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0314, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 45:39-47. 2013
  8. pmc A spatial analysis of student binge drinking, alcohol-outlet density, and social disadvantages
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
    Am J Addict 22:391-401. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Access to and utilization of health services as pathway to racial disparities in serious mental illness
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Box 870314, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35487 0314, USA
    Community Ment Health J 50:251-7. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of immigration status in heavy drinking among Asian Americans
    Celia C Lo
    1School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 49:932-40. 2014

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Factors leading African Americans and black Caribbeans to use social work services for treating mental and substance use disorders
    Tyrone C Cheng
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
    Health Soc Work 38:99-109. 2013
    ..The findings' implications for social work intervention and education are discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence and welfare participation: a longitudinal causal analysis
    Tyrone C Cheng
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL35487 0314, USA
    J Interpers Violence 28:808-30. 2013
    ..Implications for intervention are discussed...
  3. doi request reprint Problem drinking by race and nativity: what is learned from social structural and mental health-related data of US-born and immigrant respondents?
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0314, USA
    Am J Addict 21:S77-87. 2012
    ..This study identified and compared links between problem drinking and social structural and mental health-related factors for four race-nativity groups...
  4. doi request reprint Disparities in Whites' versus Blacks' self-rated health: social status, health-care services, and health behaviors
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Box 870314, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0314, USA
    J Community Health 38:727-33. 2013
    ..In the end, our results showed racial health disparities to be partially explained by racial differences in distribution of health resources and health behaviors. ..
  5. doi request reprint Discrimination's role in minority groups' rates of substance-use disorder
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487 0314, USA
    Am J Addict 21:150-6. 2012
    ..This study's results should encourage future researchers to further explore mechanisms of the mental health effects of discrimination...
  6. doi request reprint The role of social structural factors in treatment of mental health disorder
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0314, USA
    J Ment Health 21:430-8. 2012
    ..Mental disorder implies a biopsychosocial condition, so adequate mental health treatment involves not just medical and pharmacological care but also psychotherapy or counseling...
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of mental illness in alcohol abuse and prescription drug misuse: gender-specific analysis of college students
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0314, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 45:39-47. 2013
    ..In pursuing gender-specific results, we found that the association between alcohol abuse and mental illness was stronger among females than males...
  8. pmc A spatial analysis of student binge drinking, alcohol-outlet density, and social disadvantages
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
    Am J Addict 22:391-401. 2013
    ..This paper examined whether and how student binge drinking at the individual level was influenced by population disadvantages, community instability, alcohol-outlet density, and protective factors generated by community and school...
  9. doi request reprint Access to and utilization of health services as pathway to racial disparities in serious mental illness
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Box 870314, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35487 0314, USA
    Community Ment Health J 50:251-7. 2014
    ..Implications concerning racial disparities in mental health are discussed. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of immigration status in heavy drinking among Asian Americans
    Celia C Lo
    1School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 49:932-40. 2014
    ..S.-born Asians who were male and younger, as compared to immigrant Asians who were male and younger, helped explain differential heavy-drinking levels across subsamples. The study's limitations are noted. ..
  11. pmc Urban-rural differentials: a spatial analysis of Alabama students' recent alcohol use and marijuana use
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
    Am J Addict 22:188-96. 2013
    ..This study of Alabama public school students sought urban-rural differences in social and spatial mechanisms connecting structural factors to recent use of alcohol and marijuana...
  12. ncbi request reprint Race, unemployment rate, and chronic mental illness: a 15-year trend analysis
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Box 870314, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35487 0314, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:1119-28. 2014
    ..The data allowed us to pinpoint changes characterizing the White majority-but not Black, Hispanic, or Asian minorities-and to ask whether such changes were attributable to economic conditions (measured via national unemployment rates)...
  13. doi request reprint Racial differences in co-occurring substance use and serious psychological distress: the roles of marriage and religiosity
    Celia C Lo
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 47:734-44. 2012
    ..We also found, however, that race/ethnicity moderates effects of education and poverty on the co-occurring behaviors, with Whites' mental health benefiting more from wealth and education than Blacks' or Hispanics' mental health did...
  14. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in access to substance abuse treatment
    Celia C Lo
    Department of Criminal Justice, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 0320, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:621-37. 2011
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