Briggett C Ford

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lifetime and 12-month prevalence of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition disorders among older African Americans: findings from the National Survey of American Life
    Briggett C Ford
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:652-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Mental health service use among older African Americans: the National Survey of American Life
    Harold W Neighbors
    Institute for Social Research, Center for Research on Ethnicity, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:948-56. 2008
  3. pmc The role of race in diagnostic and disposition decision making in a pediatric psychiatric emergency service
    Jordana Muroff
    School of Social Work, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:269-76. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in DSM diagnosis using a semi-structured instrument: the importance of clinical judgment in the diagnosis of African Americans
    Harold W Neighbors
    School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, M 5033 Thomas Francis Building SPH II, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 44:237-56. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Violence and trauma: predicting the impact on the well-being of African American women with severe mental illness
    Briggett C Ford
    University of Michigan, USA
    Violence Vict 17:219-32. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Measuring quality of life in the mentally ill
    Wynne S Korr
    University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, School of Social Work, Oregon Street, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:17-23. 2003

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Lifetime and 12-month prevalence of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition disorders among older African Americans: findings from the National Survey of American Life
    Briggett C Ford
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:652-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate lifetime and 12-month prevalence of 13 psychiatric disorders for older African Americans...
  2. doi request reprint Mental health service use among older African Americans: the National Survey of American Life
    Harold W Neighbors
    Institute for Social Research, Center for Research on Ethnicity, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:948-56. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to examine mental health services utilization of older African Americans using data from the National Survey of American Life...
  3. pmc The role of race in diagnostic and disposition decision making in a pediatric psychiatric emergency service
    Jordana Muroff
    School of Social Work, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:269-76. 2008
    ..We investigated the influence of race/ethnicity in diagnostic and disposition decision-making for children and adolescents presenting to an urban psychiatric emergency service (PES)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in DSM diagnosis using a semi-structured instrument: the importance of clinical judgment in the diagnosis of African Americans
    Harold W Neighbors
    School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, M 5033 Thomas Francis Building SPH II, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 44:237-56. 2003
    ..Clinical training programs must reduce ethnocentric bias by teaching the appropriate use of the socio-cultural information necessary to employ DSM-IV's Cultural Formulation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Violence and trauma: predicting the impact on the well-being of African American women with severe mental illness
    Briggett C Ford
    University of Michigan, USA
    Violence Vict 17:219-32. 2002
    ..Study findings suggest that use of a screening and assessment tool for violence and trauma exposure may have important clinical implications in providing appropriate mental health services to African American women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Measuring quality of life in the mentally ill
    Wynne S Korr
    University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, School of Social Work, Oregon Street, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:17-23. 2003
    ..We then examine approaches to assessing outcomes of services, especially quality of life. We conclude with an illustration and discussion of dilemmas in measuring quality of life in this vulnerable population...