JAMES SIDNEY JACKSON

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Methodological innovations in the National Survey of American Life
    James S Jackson
    Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 13:289-98. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The National Survey of American Life: a study of racial, ethnic and cultural influences on mental disorders and mental health
    James S Jackson
    Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 13:196-207. 2004
  3. pmc Race and unhealthy behaviors: chronic stress, the HPA axis, and physical and mental health disparities over the life course
    James S Jackson
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106 1248, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:933-9. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and distribution of major depressive disorder in African Americans, Caribbean blacks, and non-Hispanic whites: results from the National Survey of American Life
    David R Williams
    Department of Sociology, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:305-15. 2007
  5. pmc The mental health of Black Caribbean immigrants: results from the National Survey of American Life
    David R Williams
    Department of Sociology and the Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:52-9. 2007
  6. pmc Use of mental health services and subjective satisfaction with treatment among Black Caribbean immigrants: results from the National Survey of American Life
    James S Jackson
    School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, and the Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48106 1248, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:60-7. 2007
  7. pmc Prevalence of eating disorders among Blacks in the National Survey of American Life
    Jacquelyn Y Taylor
    School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:S10-4. 2007
  8. 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
  9. doi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive disorder among African Americans and blacks of Caribbean descent: results from the National Survey of American Life
    Joseph A Himle
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5763, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:993-1005. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Religious and spiritual involvement among older african americans, Caribbean blacks, and non-Hispanic whites: findings from the national survey of american life
    Robert Joseph Taylor
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 South University, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S238-50. 2007

Research Grants

  1. AFRICAN AMERICAN AGING RESEARCH TRAINING NETWORK
    James Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2002
  2. National Survey of American Life
    James Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. National Survey of American Life
    James Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Ethnic Group Differences in Mental Health Disparities
    James Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Family Connections Across Generations and Nations
    James Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2006
  6. Understanding Health Disparities in the Progression of Type 2 Diabetes
    JAMES SIDNEY JACKSON; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Methodological innovations in the National Survey of American Life
    James S Jackson
    Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 13:289-98. 2004
    ..Finally, an abbreviated, novel method for estimating the prevalence of mental disorders in first-degree family members is described and the preliminary results from this new approach are reported...
  2. ncbi request reprint The National Survey of American Life: a study of racial, ethnic and cultural influences on mental disorders and mental health
    James S Jackson
    Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 13:196-207. 2004
    ..Unique features of sample design, including special screening and listing procedures, interviewer training and supervision, and response rate outcomes are described...
  3. pmc Race and unhealthy behaviors: chronic stress, the HPA axis, and physical and mental health disparities over the life course
    James S Jackson
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106 1248, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:933-9. 2010
    ..We sought to determine whether unhealthy behaviors play a stress-buffering role in observed racial disparities in physical and mental health...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and distribution of major depressive disorder in African Americans, Caribbean blacks, and non-Hispanic whites: results from the National Survey of American Life
    David R Williams
    Department of Sociology, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:305-15. 2007
    ..Little is known about the relationship between race/ethnicity and depression among US blacks...
  5. pmc The mental health of Black Caribbean immigrants: results from the National Survey of American Life
    David R Williams
    Department of Sociology and the Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:52-9. 2007
    ..We examined the prevalence of psychiatric disorders among Black Caribbean immigrant ("Caribbean Black") and African American populations and the correlates of psychiatric disorders among the Caribbean Black population...
  6. pmc Use of mental health services and subjective satisfaction with treatment among Black Caribbean immigrants: results from the National Survey of American Life
    James S Jackson
    School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, and the Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48106 1248, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:60-7. 2007
    ..We examined the use rates and correlates of formal psychiatric services among the US-born and immigrant Caribbean Black population...
  7. pmc Prevalence of eating disorders among Blacks in the National Survey of American Life
    Jacquelyn Y Taylor
    School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:S10-4. 2007
    ..To provide information on the characteristics of eating disorders based on nationally representative samples of African American and Caribbean Black adults and adolescents...
  8. 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...
  9. doi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive disorder among African Americans and blacks of Caribbean descent: results from the National Survey of American Life
    Joseph A Himle
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5763, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:993-1005. 2008
    ..This is the first comprehensive examination of OCD among African Americans and blacks of Caribbean descent...
  10. ncbi request reprint Religious and spiritual involvement among older african americans, Caribbean blacks, and non-Hispanic whites: findings from the national survey of american life
    Robert Joseph Taylor
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 South University, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S238-50. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine similarities and differences in religious involvement among three groups of older adults-African Americans, Caribbean Blacks, and non-Hispanic Whites...
  11. 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...
  12. pmc Religious participation and DSM-IV disorders among older African Americans: findings from the National Survey of American Life
    Linda M Chatters
    School of Social Work, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:957-65. 2008
    ..This study examined the religious correlates of psychiatric disorders...
  13. pmc 12-month and lifetime prevalence of suicide attempts among black adolescents in the National Survey of American Life
    Sean Joe
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 South University Avenue, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1106, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:271-82. 2009
    ..Provide nationally representative data on the prevalence and psychiatric correlates of suicidal ideation and attempts among African American and Caribbean black adolescents in the United States...
  14. ncbi request reprint Religious participation among older black caribbeans in the United States
    Robert Joseph Taylor
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 South University, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S251-6. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the correlates of religious participation among older Black Caribbeans...
  15. ncbi request reprint Race, ethnicity, and the use of services for mental disorders: results from the National Survey of American Life
    Harold W Neighbors
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106 1248, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:485-94. 2007
    ..Little is known about differences in the unmet need for mental health service use between African Americans and Caribbean blacks...
  16. pmc Ethnicity, nativity, and the health of American Blacks
    Derek M Griffith
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Center on Men s Health Disparities, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 22:142-56. 2011
    ..This study highlights the importance of considering ethnic diversity, nativity and immigration as independent sources of variation in health status within the American Black population...
  17. doi request reprint Anxiety disorders among African Americans, blacks of Caribbean descent, and non-Hispanic whites in the United States
    Joseph A Himle
    University of Michigan School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5763, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 23:578-90. 2009
    ..These results can be used to inform targeted interventions to prevent or remediate anxiety disorders among these diverse groups...
  18. pmc Prevalence of and risk factors for lifetime suicide attempts among blacks in the United States
    Sean Joe
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    JAMA 296:2112-23. 2006
    ..Lack of data on the lifetime prevalence and age at onset of suicide ideation, plans, and attempts among blacks in the United States limits the creation and evaluation of interventions to reduce suicide among black Americans...
  19. ncbi request reprint Differences in patterns of symptom attribution in diagnosing schizophrenia between African American and non-African American clinicians
    Steven J Trierweiler
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48106, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 76:154-60. 2006
    ..The study highlights the need for more detailed examination of cultural influences on diagnostic judgments...
  20. ncbi request reprint Clinician race, situational attributions, and diagnoses of mood versus schizophrenia disorders
    Steven J Trierweiler
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106 1248, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 11:351-64. 2005
    ..Implications for enhancing the cultural sensitivity of diagnosis practices are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in delays to treatment for substance use disorders: African Americans, Black Caribbeans and non-Hispanic whites
    BRIAN E PERRON
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, 1080 S University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 41:369-77. 2009
    ..In the multivariate analysis, race was not significantly associated with delays. However, comorbid anxiety disorders were found to be a consistent factor associated with a faster time to treatment...
  22. pmc Socioeconomic position, health behaviors, and C-reactive protein: a moderated-mediation analysis
    Kiarri N Kershaw
    Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health, University of Michigan, 109 Observatory Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Health Psychol 29:307-16. 2010
    ..S. sample of adults...
  23. pmc Racial/ethnic discrimination and health: findings from community studies
    David R Williams
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48106, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:200-8. 2003
    ..Research on stress points to important directions for the future assessment of discrimination and the testing of the underlying processes and mechanisms by which discrimination can lead to changes in health...
  24. pmc Factors associated with enrollment of African Americans into a clinical trial: results from the African American study of kidney disease and hypertension
    Crystal A Gadegbeku
    University of Michigan Health System, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0725, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 29:837-42. 2008
    ..In conclusion, these results suggest that health-related factors, and not psychosocial perceptions, have predominant influence on research participation among African Americans...
  25. ncbi request reprint The influence of gender, patient volume and time on clinical diagnostic decision making in psychiatric emergency services
    Jordana R Muroff
    Boston University School of Social Work, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:481-8. 2007
    ..We investigated the effects of limited time and high patient pressures on the role of gender and other nonpsychiatric factors in diagnostic decision making in psychiatric emergency services (PES)...
  26. pmc Prevalence of substance use disorders among African Americans and Caribbean Blacks in the National Survey of American Life
    Clifford L Broman
    Department of Sociology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1111, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1107-14. 2008
    ..We sought to estimate the prevalence of substance disorders for African Americans and Caribbean Blacks in the United States using data from the National Survey of American Life...
  27. pmc Modified-Symbol Digit Modalities Test for African Americans, Caribbean Black Americans, and non-Latino Whites: nationally representative normative data from the National Survey of American Life
    Hector M Gonzalez
    Institute of Gerontology and the School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Wayne State University, 87 East Ferry Street, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:605-13. 2007
    ..Unlike previous work, this study supports the consideration of Black ethnicity when evaluating Black neuropsychological test performance...
  28. pmc Profiles of depressive symptoms among African Americans and Caribbean Blacks
    Karen D Lincoln
    University of Washington, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:200-13. 2007
    ..The findings demonstrate the heterogeneity within the Black population in the USA and the distinct sociodemographic, family network and stress correlates of depressive symptoms for each latent class...
  29. pmc Immigration and mental health: diverse findings in Asian, black, and Latino populations
    David T Takeuchi
    Am J Public Health 97:11-2. 2007
  30. ncbi request reprint Normative health research experiences among African American elders
    Peter A Lichtenberg
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, 87 E Ferry Street, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Aging Health 16:78S-92S. 2004
    ..This study sought to increase our knowledge about older African Americans' participation in health research by capturing some of their normative experiences and attitudes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Role of perceived importance in intergroup contact
    Rolf van Dick
    Aston University, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    J Pers Soc Psychol 87:211-27. 2004
    ..The results are cross-validated in a 2nd study that also sheds light on the meaning of importance. In 3rd and 4th studies, structural equation analyses and a meta-analysis support the hypotheses...
  32. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders and substance dependence among unmarried low-income mothers
    Daniel Rosen
    University of Pittsburgh, 2009 Cathedral of Learning, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Health Soc Work 28:157-65. 2003
    ..The association of welfare status and psychiatric disorders highlights the need for access to mental health services for this population. Implications for low-income women making the transition from welfare to employment are discussed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and health: the role of sleep
    Philip J Moore
    Department of Psychology, George Washington University, 2125 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Psychosom Med 64:337-44. 2002
    ..Examine the role of sleep in the relationship between socioeconomic status (SES) and health...

Research Grants14

  1. AFRICAN AMERICAN AGING RESEARCH TRAINING NETWORK
    James Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The PI anticipates that if 25 students have this experience, a significant proportion may ultimately gain a funded NIA grant. ..
  2. National Survey of American Life
    James Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. National Survey of American Life
    James Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. Ethnic Group Differences in Mental Health Disparities
    James Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  5. Family Connections Across Generations and Nations
    James Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed study will help us anticipate, understand, and design support programs to cope with the challenges and problems facing individuals at all generation positions, families, and societies in the new century. ..
  6. Understanding Health Disparities in the Progression of Type 2 Diabetes
    JAMES SIDNEY JACKSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..S. and other developed and developing countries. ..