Emily J Ozer

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Exposure to violence and mental health among Chinese American urban adolescents
    Emily J Ozer
    School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720 7360, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:73-9. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint The effects of school gardens on students and schools: conceptualization and considerations for maximizing healthy development
    Emily J Ozer
    University of California Berkeley, School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Health Educ Behav 34:846-63. 2007
  3. doi request reprint "Bounded" empowerment: analyzing tensions in the practice of youth-led participatory research in urban public schools
    Emily J Ozer
    UC Berkeley School of Public Health, 50 University Hall 7360, Berkeley, CA, 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 52:13-26. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The impact of participatory research on urban teens: an experimental evaluation
    Emily J Ozer
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 51:66-75. 2013
  5. pmc Does alleviating poverty affect mothers' depressive symptoms? A quasi-experimental investigation of Mexico's Oportunidades programme
    Emily J Ozer
    Division of Community Health and Human Development, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1565-76. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Psychological empowerment among urban youth: measure development and relationship to psychosocial functioning
    Emily J Ozer
    University of California at Berkeley School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:348-56. 2011
  7. pmc Participatory action research (PAR) in middle school: opportunities, constraints, and key processes
    Emily J Ozer
    Division of Community Health and Human Development, University of California at Berkeley School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 46:152-66. 2010
  8. pmc Diffusion of school-based prevention programs in two urban districts: adaptations, rationales, and suggestions for change
    Emily J Ozer
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, 50 University Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Prev Sci 11:42-55. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Effects of a conditional cash transfer program on children's behavior problems
    Emily J Ozer
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 50 University Hall, MC 7360, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e630-7. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Anxiety symptoms in rural Mexican adolescents: a social-ecological analysis
    Emily J Ozer
    University of California at Berkeley School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:1014-23. 2008

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Exposure to violence and mental health among Chinese American urban adolescents
    Emily J Ozer
    School of Public Health, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720 7360, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:73-9. 2006
    ..This cross-sectional study examined exposure to violence as a predictor of mental health and perpetration of violence in a sample of 71 Chinese American young adolescents from nine urban middle schools...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effects of school gardens on students and schools: conceptualization and considerations for maximizing healthy development
    Emily J Ozer
    University of California Berkeley, School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Health Educ Behav 34:846-63. 2007
    ....
  3. doi request reprint "Bounded" empowerment: analyzing tensions in the practice of youth-led participatory research in urban public schools
    Emily J Ozer
    UC Berkeley School of Public Health, 50 University Hall 7360, Berkeley, CA, 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 52:13-26. 2013
    ..This study's findings regarding the promotion of youth power in the face of constraints advance the integration of theory and practice in youth-led research and have implications for participatory research more broadly. ..
  4. doi request reprint The impact of participatory research on urban teens: an experimental evaluation
    Emily J Ozer
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 51:66-75. 2013
    ..We found no significant effects for perceived control at school. The implications for participatory research and related youth development interventions are discussed...
  5. pmc Does alleviating poverty affect mothers' depressive symptoms? A quasi-experimental investigation of Mexico's Oportunidades programme
    Emily J Ozer
    Division of Community Health and Human Development, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1565-76. 2011
    ..Beyond its direct effects, maternal depression can harm children's health and development. This study aimed to assess the effects of a large-scale anti-poverty programme in Mexico (Oportunidades) on maternal depressive symptoms...
  6. doi request reprint Psychological empowerment among urban youth: measure development and relationship to psychosocial functioning
    Emily J Ozer
    University of California at Berkeley School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:348-56. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Participatory action research (PAR) in middle school: opportunities, constraints, and key processes
    Emily J Ozer
    Division of Community Health and Human Development, University of California at Berkeley School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 46:152-66. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Diffusion of school-based prevention programs in two urban districts: adaptations, rationales, and suggestions for change
    Emily J Ozer
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, 50 University Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Prev Sci 11:42-55. 2010
    ..Tensions between teaching practice and prevention science-as well as implications for future research and practice in school-based prevention-are considered...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of a conditional cash transfer program on children's behavior problems
    Emily J Ozer
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 50 University Hall, MC 7360, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e630-7. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of a conditional cash transfer on children's behavior by using a quasi-experimental design...
  10. doi request reprint Anxiety symptoms in rural Mexican adolescents: a social-ecological analysis
    Emily J Ozer
    University of California at Berkeley School of Public Health, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:1014-23. 2008
    ..We investigated the contributions of individual, family, and community-level factors for explaining anxiety symptoms among rural adolescents in Mexico...
  11. doi request reprint Alcohol and tobacco use among rural Mexican adolescents: individual, familial, and community level factors
    Emily J Ozer
    UC Berkeley School of Public Health, Berkeley, California 94720 7360, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:498-505. 2008
    ..We investigated the contributions of individual, family, and community-level factors for explaining alcohol use and smoking among rural Mexican adolescents...
  12. doi request reprint The diffusion of youth-led participatory research in urban schools: the role of the prevention support system in implementation and sustainability
    Emily J Ozer
    Division of Community Health and Human Development, UC Berkeley School of Public Health, 50 University Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 41:278-89. 2008
    ..The perspectives of the university-based researcher and the CBO partners on the development and effectiveness of the Prevention Support System are presented...
  13. ncbi request reprint Contextual effects in school-based violence prevention programs: a conceptual framework and empirical review
    Emily J Ozer
    University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    J Prim Prev 27:315-40. 2006
    ..Consequently, characteristics of the classroom, school, and community contexts should be considered by practitioners when implementing prevention programs and measured by researchers studying the processes and outcomes of these programs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Introduction to the special section on protective factors in the relation between community violence exposure and adjustment in youth
    Emily J Ozer
    School of Public Health, University of California, 140 Warren Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 33:434-8. 2004
  15. pmc Maternal depressive symptoms and physical activity in very low-income children
    Lia C H Fernald
    Community Health and Human Development, School of Public Health, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94720 7360, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:385-93. 2008
    ..To test the contribution of maternal depression during late infancy to physical activity in children 5 years later...
  16. pmc Small individual loans and mental health: a randomized controlled trial among South African adults
    Lia C H Fernald
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:409. 2008
    ..Prior studies have assessed effects of access to credit on traditional economic outcomes for poor borrowers, but effects on mental health have been largely ignored...
  17. doi request reprint Objective and subjective social class gradients for substance use among Mexican adolescents
    Miranda Lucia Ritterman
    Division of Epidemiology, UC Berkeley School of Public Health, 101 Haviland Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7358, United States
    Soc Sci Med 68:1843-51. 2009
    ..Research into how adolescents perceive themselves in reference to their peer communities may help strengthen programs and policies aimed at promoting health in vulnerable adolescent populations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Urban adolescents' exposure to community violence: the role of support, school safety, and social constraints in a school-based sample of boys and girls
    Emily J Ozer
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 33:463-76. 2004
    ..The implications of this research for school-based interventions are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Violence perpetration across peer and partner relationships: co-occurrence and longitudinal patterns among adolescents
    Emily J Ozer
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, 140 Warren Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    J Adolesc Health 34:64-71. 2004
    ..To examine the co-occurrence and consistency over time of peer violence, sexual aggression, and dating violence among European American and Mexican-American adolescent boys and girls...
  20. pmc Sexual values and risky sexual behaviors among Latino youths
    Julianna Deardorff
    Division of Community Health and Human Development, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 42:23-32. 2010
    ..Understanding Latino youths' sexual values is key to informing HIV prevention efforts. Few studies have examined associations between culturally based sexual values and behaviors among Latinos...
  21. ncbi request reprint Preschooler witnesses of marital violence: predictors and mediators of child behavior problems
    Alicia F Lieberman
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 17:385-96. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Predictors of posttraumatic stress disorder and symptoms in adults: a meta-analysis
    Emily J Ozer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0984, USA
    Psychol Bull 129:52-73. 2003
    ..17) and peritraumatic dissociation the largest (weighted r = .35). The results suggest that peritraumatic psychological processes, not prior characteristics, are the strongest predictors of PTSD...
  23. ncbi request reprint Adolescents' reasons for having sex: gender differences
    Emily J Ozer
    J Adolesc Health 33:317-9. 2003
  24. pmc Violence involvement, substance use, and sexual activity among Mexican-American and European-American adolescents
    Sonya S Brady
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:285-95. 2008
    ..This study examined longitudinal associations between violence involvement, substance use, and sexual activity...