- Assessing Resilience: A Review of Measures across the Life CourseAlexa Smith-Osborne
a School of Social Work, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, USA
J Evid Based Soc Work 10:111-26. 2013..The need for an analytical approach to measuring resilience is long overdue. This assessment is intended to aid social work practitioners working with populations that have faced adversity...
- Veterans Administration health care policies as a protective mechanism supporting an expected life trajectory after military serviceAlexa Smith-Osborne
School of Social Work, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas 76019 0129, USA
Soc Work Public Health 28:81-96. 2013..This article examines whether veterans may usefully be considered a group at risk for health disparities, in that they have greater health risks and potentially poorer health status and access than mainstream Americans...
- Mental health risk and social ecological variables associated with educational attainment for gulf war veterans: implications for veterans returning to civilian lifeAlexa Smith-Osborne
University of Texas at Arlington, 211 S Cooper Street, Box 19129, Arlington, Texas 76019 0129, USA
Am J Community Psychol 44:327-37. 2009..Residing with a small nuclear family in conjunction with having higher levels of health and educational benefits and a higher family income was associated with higher educational attainment...