Carolyn M Garcia

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Project Wings, a coping intervention for Latina adolescents: a pilot study
    C Garcia
    University of Minnesota, 5 140 Weaver Densford Hall, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    West J Nurs Res 35:434-58. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Conducting go-along interviews to understand context and promote health
    Carolyn M Garcia
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Qual Health Res 22:1395-403. 2012
  3. pmc Preventing sexual violence instead of just responding to it: students' perceptions of sexual violence resources on campus
    Carolyn M Garcia
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 8:61-71. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Knowledge, skills, and qualities for effectively facilitating an adolescent girls' group
    Carolyn Garcia
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, USA
    J Sch Nurs 27:424-33. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of mental health among recently immigrated Mexican adolescents
    Carolyn M Garcia
    Center for Adolescent Nursing, University of Minnesota School of Nursing, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 28:37-54. 2007
  6. pmc Urban and rural immigrant Latino youths' and adults' knowledge and beliefs about mental health resources
    Carolyn Marie García
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, 5 140 Weaver Densford Hall, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:500-9. 2011
  7. pmc Conceptualization and measurement of coping during adolescence: a review of the literature
    Carolyn Garcia
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 42:166-85. 2010
  8. pmc No te entiendo y tú no me entiendes: language barriers among immigrant Latino adolescents seeking health care
    Carolyn M Garcia
    Center for Adolescent Nursing and Integrative, Global, Public Health Co operative, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Cult Divers 16:120-6. 2009
  9. pmc Context matters: where would you be the least worse off in the US if you were uninsured?
    Carolyn Garcia
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Health Policy 94:76-83. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Reflections on effective nursing partnerships addressing mental health in the Latino community
    Carolyn Garcia
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, USA
    Creat Nurs 14:152-4. 2008

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Project Wings, a coping intervention for Latina adolescents: a pilot study
    C Garcia
    University of Minnesota, 5 140 Weaver Densford Hall, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    West J Nurs Res 35:434-58. 2013
    ..A trial with sufficient power is warranted to examine Project Wings' effects on mental health problems among Latina adolescents...
  2. doi request reprint Conducting go-along interviews to understand context and promote health
    Carolyn M Garcia
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Qual Health Res 22:1395-403. 2012
    ..The go-along methodology is promising for researchers wanting to ground health-promotion efforts in the context of environmental or community-based strengths and needs...
  3. pmc Preventing sexual violence instead of just responding to it: students' perceptions of sexual violence resources on campus
    Carolyn M Garcia
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Forensic Nurs 8:61-71. 2012
    ..Recommendations are offered to strengthen existing resources, such as prevention education and postassault interventions including sexual assault nurse examiner services, and to minimize barriers to access of sexual violence resources...
  4. doi request reprint Knowledge, skills, and qualities for effectively facilitating an adolescent girls' group
    Carolyn Garcia
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, USA
    J Sch Nurs 27:424-33. 2011
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of mental health among recently immigrated Mexican adolescents
    Carolyn M Garcia
    Center for Adolescent Nursing, University of Minnesota School of Nursing, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 28:37-54. 2007
    ..quot; Increased awareness of cultural influences and immigration on Latino adolescents' mental health is needed. Mental health nurses are in a unique position to educate and to influence accessibility of services...
  6. pmc Urban and rural immigrant Latino youths' and adults' knowledge and beliefs about mental health resources
    Carolyn Marie García
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, 5 140 Weaver Densford Hall, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 13:500-9. 2011
    ..Findings support systems-level changes including increased availability of culturally-specific mental health services, especially in rural areas...
  7. pmc Conceptualization and measurement of coping during adolescence: a review of the literature
    Carolyn Garcia
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 42:166-85. 2010
    ..The purpose of this review was to examine the conceptualization and measurement of coping in adolescent research...
  8. pmc No te entiendo y tú no me entiendes: language barriers among immigrant Latino adolescents seeking health care
    Carolyn M Garcia
    Center for Adolescent Nursing and Integrative, Global, Public Health Co operative, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Cult Divers 16:120-6. 2009
    ..Immigrant Latino adolescents experience health disparities and barriers to accessing health care. The purpose of this study is to describe barriers experienced by immigrant Latino adolescents seeking U.S. health care...
  9. pmc Context matters: where would you be the least worse off in the US if you were uninsured?
    Carolyn Garcia
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Health Policy 94:76-83. 2010
    ..These communities differ substantially by the size of the local population without health insurance coverage...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reflections on effective nursing partnerships addressing mental health in the Latino community
    Carolyn Garcia
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, USA
    Creat Nurs 14:152-4. 2008
    ..An academic/community collaboration assesses attitudes about and knowledge of resources for mental health care in the Latino community and develops interventions and education/outreach models as well as ongoing partnerships...
  11. doi request reprint Family and racial factors associated with suicide and emotional distress among latino students
    Carolyn Garcia
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Sch Health 78:487-95. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of health among immigrant Latino adolescents from Mexico
    Carolyn M Garcia
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Minneapolis, USA
    J Holist Nurs 25:81-91; discussion 92; quiz 93-5. 2007
    ..This ethnographic study describes the health-related perceptions of immigrant Latino adolescents from Mexico...
  13. doi request reprint Characterizing sexual health resources on college campuses
    Marla E Eisenberg
    Division of Adolescent Health and Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, 717 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    J Community Health 37:940-8. 2012
    ..Colleges without this resource could position sexual health resources in other offices or departments or provide referrals to sexual health resources in the broader community...
  14. pmc Health care reform and young adults' access to sexual health care: an exploration of potential confidentiality implications of the affordable care act
    Ellen A Frerich
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1818-21. 2012
    ..Further research is needed on the scope and outcomes of these concerns. Possible remedial actions include enhanced policies to protect confidentiality in billing and mechanisms to communicate confidentiality protections to young adults...
  15. pmc "Life grows between the rocks": Latino adolescents' and parents' perspectives on mental health stressors
    Carolyn Garcia
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Res Nurs Health 32:148-62. 2009
    ..Findings support the need for collaborative interventions and multi-level strategies (individual, family, and community) to address stressors in Latino adolescents' experiences...
  16. ncbi request reprint Noise and hearing protection: Latino construction workers' experiences
    Cheryl Robertson
    University of Minnesota, School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    AAOHN J 55:153-60. 2007
    ..Researchers are applying results of this study in the development of a hearing conservation intervention for Latino construction workers to be evaluated in a randomized, controlled trial...
  17. doi request reprint College students' sexual health: personal responsibility or the responsibility of the college?
    Kate E Lechner
    Division of Adolescent Health and Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    J Am Coll Health 61:28-35. 2013
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  18. pmc Using community-based participatory research to develop a bilingual mental health survey for Latinos
    Carolyn M Garcia
    University of Minnesota School of Nursing, MN, USA
    Prog Community Health Partnersh 2:105-20. 2008
    ..Barriers may vary by geographic locations, but often include language, insurance coverage, immigration status, cultural beliefs, and lack of services...
  19. pmc Feasibility and acceptability of a school-based coping intervention for Latina adolescents
    Carolyn Garcia
    University of Minnesota, School of Nursing, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Sch Nurs 26:42-52. 2010
    ..The findings offer insights about intervention recruitment and retention that are specifically relevant to school nurses. Future research includes intervention testing using a randomized study design...
  20. doi request reprint Intergenerational photovoice projects: optimizing this mechanism for influencing health promotion policies and strengthening relationships
    Carolyn M Garcia
    1University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Health Promot Pract 14:695-705. 2013
    ..Used in health promotion, photovoice is a valuable tool that contributes to understanding the complex underlying factors influencing behaviors and health. ..