Steven M Kogan

Summary

Affiliation: University of Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dopamine receptor gene d4 polymorphisms and early sexual onset: gender and environmental moderation in a sample of african-american youth
    Steven M Kogan
    Department of Human Development and Family Science, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 55:235-40. 2014
  2. pmc The development of conventional sexual partner trajectories among african american male adolescents
    Steven M Kogan
    Department of Human Development and Family Science, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 42:825-34. 2013
  3. pmc Avoiding adolescent pregnancy: a longitudinal analysis of African-American youth
    Steven M Kogan
    Department of Human Development and Family Science, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Adolesc Health 53:14-20. 2013
  4. pmc The contribution of community and family contexts to African American young adults' romantic relationship health: a prospective analysis
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 42:878-90. 2013
  5. pmc Integrating condom skills into family-centered prevention: efficacy of the Strong African American Families-Teen program
    Steven M Kogan
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Adolesc Health 51:164-70. 2012
  6. pmc The strong African American families-teen trial: rationale, design, engagement processes, and family-specific effects
    Steven M Kogan
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Prev Sci 13:206-17. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Linking parenting and informal mentor processes to depressive symptoms among rural African American young adult men
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 16:299-306. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Self-regulatory problems mediate the association of contextual stressors and unprotected intercourse among rural, African American, young adult men
    Steven M Kogan
    University of Georgia, Center for Family Research, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Health Psychol 16:50-7. 2011
  9. pmc 5-HTTLPR status moderates the effect of early adolescent substance use on risky sexual behavior
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30605 4527, USA
    Health Psychol 29:471-6. 2010
  10. pmc Risk and protective factors for unprotected intercourse among rural African American young adults
    Steven M Kogan
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:709-17. 2010

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint Dopamine receptor gene d4 polymorphisms and early sexual onset: gender and environmental moderation in a sample of african-american youth
    Steven M Kogan
    Department of Human Development and Family Science, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 55:235-40. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that DRD4 status would amplify the influence of both positive and negative neighborhood environments on early sexual onset among male, but not female, African-Americans...
  2. pmc The development of conventional sexual partner trajectories among african american male adolescents
    Steven M Kogan
    Department of Human Development and Family Science, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 42:825-34. 2013
    ..Preventive interventions designed to promote protective parenting and intrapersonal processes can be expected to promote sexual behavior trajectories characterized by abstinence or relations with very few partners. ..
  3. pmc Avoiding adolescent pregnancy: a longitudinal analysis of African-American youth
    Steven M Kogan
    Department of Human Development and Family Science, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Adolesc Health 53:14-20. 2013
    ..Rarely, however, do studies focus on identifying the developmental processes associated with young people's avoidance of pregnancy until after adolescence...
  4. pmc The contribution of community and family contexts to African American young adults' romantic relationship health: a prospective analysis
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 42:878-90. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Integrating condom skills into family-centered prevention: efficacy of the Strong African American Families-Teen program
    Steven M Kogan
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Adolesc Health 51:164-70. 2012
    ..Ancillary analyses were conducted to identify factors that predicted youth attendance of the condom skills unit...
  6. pmc The strong African American families-teen trial: rationale, design, engagement processes, and family-specific effects
    Steven M Kogan
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Prev Sci 13:206-17. 2012
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Linking parenting and informal mentor processes to depressive symptoms among rural African American young adult men
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 16:299-306. 2010
    ..Support from an informal mentor moderated the link between autonomy-promoting parenting and self-regulatory processes. Findings suggest malleable targets for intervention development with this population...
  8. doi request reprint Self-regulatory problems mediate the association of contextual stressors and unprotected intercourse among rural, African American, young adult men
    Steven M Kogan
    University of Georgia, Center for Family Research, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Health Psychol 16:50-7. 2011
    ..Religious involvement and family support interacted with contextual stressors to predict diminished associations with self-regulatory problems...
  9. pmc 5-HTTLPR status moderates the effect of early adolescent substance use on risky sexual behavior
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30605 4527, USA
    Health Psychol 29:471-6. 2010
    ..This VNTR has been associated with risk-taking behavior...
  10. pmc Risk and protective factors for unprotected intercourse among rural African American young adults
    Steven M Kogan
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:709-17. 2010
    ..Predictors were derived from ecological and self-regulatory theories of risk behavior...
  11. pmc Natural mentoring processes deter externalizing problems among rural African American emerging adults: a prospective analysis
    Steven M Kogan
    Department of Child and Family Development and Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 48:272-83. 2011
    ..The influence of natural mentors was most pronounced for emerging adults experiencing high levels of life stress...
  12. doi request reprint Depressive symptomatology mediates the effect of socioeconomic disadvantage on HbA(1c) among rural African Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Steven M Kogan
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    J Psychosom Res 67:289-96. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that rural African Americans' financial distress, community disadvantage, and educational attainment would predict glycemic control, indirectly, via effects on depressive symptoms...
  13. ncbi request reprint The role of disclosing child sexual abuse on adolescent adjustment and revictimization
    Steven M Kogan
    Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice, Valdosta State University
    J Child Sex Abus 14:25-47. 2005
    ..Disclosure also had a main effect on the likelihood of further victimization. Participants who told an adult promptly after the abuse were less likely to report additional unwanted sexual experiences...
  14. ncbi request reprint Risk and protective factors for substance use among African American high school dropouts
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 19:382-91. 2005
    ..Religious involvement directly predicted conventional peer affiliations and positive life orientation. Conventional peer affiliations mediated the other variables' influence on substance use...
  15. ncbi request reprint Metro status and African-American adolescents' risk for substance use
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602 4527, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:454-7. 2006
    ..Students in rural areas reported equivalent or higher rates of substance use than did students in urban or suburban areas. Attention to substance use prevention among rural African-American students is warranted...
  16. ncbi request reprint The influence of high school dropout on substance use among African American youth
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 4:35-51. 2005
    ..Compared with students, dropout youth were 1.6 times more likely to smoke cigarettes and 1.3 times more likely to smoke marijuana. Partial mediational effects emerged for problem behavior and use of cigarettes and marijuana...
  17. ncbi request reprint Correlates of elevated depressive symptoms among rural African American adults with type 2 diabetes
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:106-12. 2007
    ..The study objective was to examine the health-related and sociocontextual correlates of elevated depressive symptoms among rural African American adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  18. pmc Differential sensitivity to prevention programming: a dopaminergic polymorphism-enhanced prevention effect on protective parenting and adolescent substance use
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia
    Health Psychol 33:182-91. 2014
    ....
  19. pmc Cumulative socioeconomic status risk, allostatic load, and adjustment: a prospective latent profile analysis with contextual and genetic protective factors
    Gene H Brody
    Institute for Behavioral Research, Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602 4527, USA
    Dev Psychol 49:913-27. 2013
    ..The results suggest the public health importance of preventive interventions that enhance coping and reduce the effects of stress across childhood and adolescence...
  20. pmc Family-centered program deters substance use, conduct problems, and depressive symptoms in black adolescents
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Pediatrics 129:108-15. 2012
    ..family-centered preventive intervention, the Strong African American Families-Teen (SAAF-T) program, deter conduct problems, substance use, substance use problems, and depressive symptoms among rural black adolescents across 22 months?..
  21. pmc Supportive family environments, genes that confer sensitivity, and allostatic load among rural African American emerging adults: a prospective analysis
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Fam Psychol 27:22-9. 2013
    ..These data suggest that African American youths carrying genes that confer sensitivity who are exposed to less supportive family environments may be at greater risk for adverse physical health consequences that AL presages...
  22. pmc Perceived discrimination, serotonin transporter linked polymorphic region status, and the development of conduct problems
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30605 4527, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 23:617-27. 2011
    ..These findings are consistent with resilience and differential susceptibility propositions stating that genes can both foster sensitivity to adverse events and confer protection from those events. ..
  23. pmc A cascade model connecting life stress to risk behavior among rural African American emerging adults
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 22:667-78. 2010
    ..The findings supported a stress proliferation framework, in which primary stressors affect increases in secondary stressors that carry forward to influence changes in risk behaviors that can potentially compromise mental health...
  24. doi request reprint Change in caregiver depression as a function of the Strong African American Families Program
    Steven R H Beach
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Fam Psychol 22:241-52. 2008
    ..Results support the link between reduced depressive symptoms and stronger family relationships, particularly the importance of enhanced parenting efficacy in alleviating depressive symptoms...
  25. pmc Life stress, the dopamine receptor gene, and emerging adult drug use trajectories: a longitudinal, multilevel, mediated moderation analysis
    Gene H Brody
    University of Georgia, Center for Family Research, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 24:941-51. 2012
    ..This finding provides an example of "second generation" Gene × Environment interaction research in which the interaction's effects on proximal risk mechanisms account for its effects on outcomes...
  26. pmc The Adults in the Making program: long-term protective stabilizing effects on alcohol use and substance use problems for rural African American emerging adults
    Gene H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development and Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:17-28. 2012
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Harsh parenting and adolescent health: a longitudinal analysis with genetic moderation
    Gene H Brody
    Institute for Behavioral Research, Center for Family Research, University of Georgia
    Health Psychol 33:401-9. 2014
    ..A second purpose was to determine whether, for genetic reasons, some youths will be more sensitive than others to a harsh parenting to anger to poor health pathway...
  28. doi request reprint Psychological functioning, support for self-management, and glycemic control among rural African American adults with diabetes mellitus type 2
    Gene H Brody
    University of Georgia, Center for Family Research, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S83-90. 2008
    ..To test a contextual-ecological model of factors relevant for glycemic control in an understudied and vulnerable population of persons with diabetes mellitus Type 2...
  29. doi request reprint Change in caregiver depression in response to parent training: genetic moderation of intervention effects
    Steven R H Beach
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Fam Psychol 23:112-7. 2009
    ....
  30. pmc Long-term effects of the strong African American families program on youths' alcohol use
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30605 4527, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:281-5. 2010
    ....
  31. pmc Is resilience only skin deep?: rural African Americans' socioeconomic status-related risk and competence in preadolescence and psychological adjustment and allostatic load at age 19
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, GA 30602 4527 USA
    Psychol Sci 24:1285-93. 2013
    ..These results suggest that, for many rural African Americans, resilience may indeed be only "skin deep." ..
  32. ncbi request reprint Effects of family risk factors on dosage and efficacy of a family-centered preventive intervention for rural African Americans
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA, 30602 4527, USA
    Prev Sci 7:281-91. 2006
    ..The results highlight the need for engagement strategies for recruiting and retaining high-risk families in preventive interventions...
  33. ncbi request reprint The Strong African American Families Program: a cluster-randomized prevention trial of long-term effects and a mediational model
    Gene H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:356-66. 2006
    ..Intervention-induced changes in youth protective factors mediated the effect of group assignment on long-term changes in use...
  34. pmc Participation in a family-centered prevention program decreases genetic risk for adolescents' risky behaviors
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Pediatrics 124:911-7. 2009
    ..important question in pediatric medicine: can participation in an efficacious preventive intervention ameliorate the risk that a genetic vulnerability factor is hypothesized to confer on increases in risk behaviors across preadolescence?..
  35. pmc Perceived discrimination and longitudinal increases in adolescent substance use: gender differences and mediational pathways
    Gene H Brody
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1006-11. 2012
    ..This study was designed to test hypotheses about the prospective association of adolescents' perceptions of discrimination with increases in substance use and the processes that mediate this association...
  36. pmc Long-term effects of the strong African American families program on youths' conduct problems
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30605 4527, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:474-81. 2008
    ..The program is based on a contextual model in which intervention effects on parental behavior and youth protective factors are hypothesized to lead to behavior changes...
  37. ncbi request reprint Disclosing unwnated sexual experiences: results from a national sample of adolescent women
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, The University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 28:147-65. 2004
    ..Participant characteristics, USE characteristics, and family contextual variables were explored...
  38. pmc Economic analysis of a multi-site prevention program: assessment of program costs and characterizing site-level variability
    Phaedra S Corso
    Department of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, University of Georgia, 110 E Clayton St, Suite 300, Athens, GA 30602 5001, USA
    Prev Sci 14:447-56. 2013
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Contextual assessment of couples therapy: the Clinical Discourse Q-Sets
    Steven M Kogan
    Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice, Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA, USA
    J Marital Fam Ther 28:409-22. 2002
    ..Good-to-high reliabilities for the q-set profiles over various (n = 16) couples therapy episodes were found. Preliminary evidence for the conceptual structure and clinical validity of the system was found...
  40. ncbi request reprint Adolescent and parent therapeutic alliances as predictors of dropout in multidimensional family therapy
    Michael S Robbins
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:108-16. 2006
    ..These findings are consistent with other research that has established a relationship between therapeutic alliance and treatment response...

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