K A King

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cincinnati
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sex and grade level differences in lifetime nonmedical prescription drug use among youth
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    J Prim Prev 34:237-49. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Sex and grade level differences in marijuana use among youth
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45221 0068, USA
    J Drug Educ 42:361-77. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of respondent code location on survey response rate
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    Psychol Rep 109:718-22. 2011
  4. pmc Clinical psychologists' firearm risk management perceptions and practices
    Andrea Traylor
    Family Studies and Social Work, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    J Community Health 35:60-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Preliminary effectiveness of surviving the teens(®) suicide prevention and depression awareness program on adolescents' suicidality and self-efficacy in performing help-seeking behaviors
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    J Sch Health 81:581-90. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Coaches' attitudes and involvement in alcohol prevention among high school athletes
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    J Community Health 35:68-75. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Disordered eating and job stress among nurses
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    J Nurs Manag 17:861-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint University students' perceived self-efficacy in identifying suicidal warning signs and helping suicidal friends find campus intervention resources
    Keith A King
    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:608-17. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Teaching adolescents safe driving and passenger behaviors: effectiveness of the You Hold the Key Teen Driving Countermeasure
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    J Safety Res 39:19-24. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint High school health teachers' perceived self-efficacy in identifying students at risk for suicide
    K A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, OH 45221 0002, USA
    J Sch Health 69:202-7. 1999

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  1. doi request reprint Sex and grade level differences in lifetime nonmedical prescription drug use among youth
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    J Prim Prev 34:237-49. 2013
    ..Study findings highlight the increasing problem of prescription drug use. Prevention professionals may benefit from findings that can be used to tailor educational initiatives to students...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sex and grade level differences in marijuana use among youth
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45221 0068, USA
    J Drug Educ 42:361-77. 2012
    ..Consistent parent-child communication on marijuana use should be encouraged...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effect of respondent code location on survey response rate
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    Psychol Rep 109:718-22. 2011
    ..Response rate did not differ significantly based on placement of respondent code. Survey researchers are thus recommended to devote their efforts to other inducement strategies to increase response rates...
  4. pmc Clinical psychologists' firearm risk management perceptions and practices
    Andrea Traylor
    Family Studies and Social Work, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    J Community Health 35:60-7. 2010
    ..Thus, the findings of this study suggest that a more formal role regarding anticipatory guidance on firearms is needed in the professional training of clinical psychologists...
  5. doi request reprint Preliminary effectiveness of surviving the teens(®) suicide prevention and depression awareness program on adolescents' suicidality and self-efficacy in performing help-seeking behaviors
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    J Sch Health 81:581-90. 2011
    ..This study examined the immediate and 3-month effect of Surviving the Teens® Suicide Prevention and Depression Awareness Program on students' suicidality and perceived self-efficacy in performing help-seeking behaviors...
  6. doi request reprint Coaches' attitudes and involvement in alcohol prevention among high school athletes
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    J Community Health 35:68-75. 2010
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  7. doi request reprint Disordered eating and job stress among nurses
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    J Nurs Manag 17:861-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine disordered eating behaviours among nurses in the state of Ohio...
  8. doi request reprint University students' perceived self-efficacy in identifying suicidal warning signs and helping suicidal friends find campus intervention resources
    Keith A King
    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:608-17. 2008
    ..Most (71%) were not aware of on-campus help resources. These findings underscore the importance of suicide prevention education throughout the high school and college years...
  9. doi request reprint Teaching adolescents safe driving and passenger behaviors: effectiveness of the You Hold the Key Teen Driving Countermeasure
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0068, USA
    J Safety Res 39:19-24. 2008
    ..Unsafe driving and passenger behaviors place teens at increased risk for fatal and nonfatal crashes. This study evaluated the short-and long-term efficacy of the You Hold the Key (YHTK) Teen Driving Countermeasure...
  10. ncbi request reprint High school health teachers' perceived self-efficacy in identifying students at risk for suicide
    K A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, OH 45221 0002, USA
    J Sch Health 69:202-7. 1999
    ..In addition, a comprehensive school suicide prevention program is strongly encouraged for all high schools...
  11. ncbi request reprint Project SOAR: a training program to increase school counselors' knowledge and confidence regarding suicide prevention and intervention
    K A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, ML 0002, 526 TC, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0002, USA
    J Sch Health 70:402-7. 2000
    ..In addition, most knew the intervention steps to take when a student assessed at high suicidal risk. When compared to school counselors nationwide, these counselors reported increased confidence in identifying students at suicidal risk...
  12. ncbi request reprint Developing a comprehensive school suicide prevention program
    K A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, ML 0002, 526 TC, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0002, USA
    J Sch Health 71:132-7. 2001
    ..questions are explored: What can school professionals do to help in preventing adolescent suicide? What should school professionals do when a student threatens suicide? What should school professionals do after a student commits suicide?..
  13. ncbi request reprint Safe and drug-free school coordinators' perceived needs to improve violence and drug prevention programs
    K A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, ML 0002, 526TC, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0002, USA
    J Sch Health 71:236-41. 2001
    ..Findings can be used by state health education resource centers and training providers to more effectively meet the needs of safe and drug-free school coordinators...
  14. ncbi request reprint Increasing self-esteem and school connectedness through a multidimensional mentoring program
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, ML 0002, 526 TC, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0002, USA
    J Sch Health 72:294-9. 2002
    ..Compared to nonmentored students, mentored students reported significantly higher school and family connectedness scores at posttest. Recommendations for effective mentoring program design are offered...
  15. ncbi request reprint Smokers' willingness to protect children from secondhand smoke
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0002, USA
    Am J Health Behav 27:554-63. 2003
    ..To examine the effectiveness of a secondhand smoke media campaign on adult smokers' willingness to protect children from secondhand smoke...
  16. ncbi request reprint Influence of paper color and a monetary incentive on response rate
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0002, USA
    Psychol Rep 95:432-4. 2004
    ..Athletic trainers who received a monetary incentive were significantly more likely than those who did not to return completed surveys (86% vs 63%, respectively)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of social support on adolescents' perceptions of and engagement in physical activity
    Keith A King
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45221, USA
    J Phys Act Health 5:374-84. 2008
    ..Social support can influence physical activity among some individuals. This study examined the effect that social support has on adolescents' physical activity and their perceived barriers and benefits to exercising...
  18. ncbi request reprint Risk and protective factors for recent alcohol use among African-American youth
    Rebecca A Vidourek
    University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45221 0068, USA
    J Drug Educ 40:411-25. 2010
    ..Results may assist youth health professionals in developing prevention programs aimed at African-American youth...
  19. ncbi request reprint FAST Stroke Prevention Educational Program for Middle School Students: pilot study results
    Elaine Tilka Miller
    University of Cincinnati, College of Nursing, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 39:236-42. 2007
    ..Additional research using a variety of educational strategies and a longer time frame of intervention is recommended to further expand use of this program...
  20. ncbi request reprint Do perceived cues, benefits, and barriers to physical activity differ between male and female adolescents?
    Jennifer L Tergerson
    Health Promotion and Education Program, University of Cincinnati, ML 0002, 526 TC, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0002, USA
    J Sch Health 72:374-80. 2002
    ..Recommendations on specific strategies to increasing male and female adolescent physical activity levels are offered...
  21. ncbi request reprint Practical strategies for preventing adolescent suicide
    Keith A King
    Center for Prevention Studies, University of Cincinnati, USA
    School Nurse News 25:12-6. 2008
  22. ncbi request reprint Preservice teachers' perceived confidence in teaching school violence prevention
    Tina L Kandakai
    Department of Adult, Counseling, Health, and Vocational Education, Kent State University, OH 44242 0001, USA
    Am J Health Behav 26:342-53. 2002
    ..To examine preservice teachers' perceived confidence in teaching violence prevention and the potential effect of violence-prevention training on preservice teachers' confidence in teaching violence prevention...
  23. ncbi request reprint Certified athletic trainers' knowledge and perception of professional preparation involving eating disorders among athletes
    Emily Whitson
    Hopedale Medical Complex, 222 NW Grove Street, P O Box 267, Hopedale, IL 61747, USA
    J Allied Health 35:18-29. 2006
    ..Despite this finding, they also believe it is their responsibility to identify and deal with eating disordered athletes. The overall findings indicate a need and desire for continuing education about eating disorders...