Michael S Spencer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of discrimination on mental health service utilization among Chinese Americans
    Michael S Spencer
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 S University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1106, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:809-14. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Diabetes-specific emotional distress among African Americans and Hispanics with type 2 diabetes
    Michael S Spencer
    University of Michigan School of Social Work, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:88-105. 2006
  3. pmc Effectiveness of a community health worker intervention among African American and Latino adults with type 2 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial
    Michael S Spencer
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1106, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:2253-60. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Community health workers and their value to social work
    Michael S Spencer
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Soc Work 55:169-80. 2010
  5. pmc Discrimination and mental health-related service use in a national study of Asian Americans
    Michael S Spencer
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1106, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2410-7. 2010
  6. pmc A nationwide study of discrimination and chronic health conditions among Asian Americans
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1275-82. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The development, implementation, and process evaluation of the REACH Detroit Partnership's Diabetes Lifestyle Intervention
    Jacqueline Two Feathers
    School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:509-20. 2007
  8. pmc Social support as a buffer for perceived unfair treatment among Filipino Americans: differences between San Francisco and Honolulu
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Room M5224, Ann Arbor, MI 48103 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:677-84. 2006
  9. pmc Direct social support and long-term health among middle-aged and older adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Emily J Nicklett
    Correspondence should be addressed to Emily J Nicklett, MSW, School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 S University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 E mail
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:933-43. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Heavy drinking, perceived discrimination, and immigration status among Filipino Americans
    Isok Kim
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1106, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 46:1256-64. 2011

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Publications14

  1. pmc Effect of discrimination on mental health service utilization among Chinese Americans
    Michael S Spencer
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 S University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1106, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:809-14. 2004
    ..We examined the association between discrimination and mental health service use among a representative sample of Chinese Americans...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diabetes-specific emotional distress among African Americans and Hispanics with type 2 diabetes
    Michael S Spencer
    University of Michigan School of Social Work, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:88-105. 2006
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  3. pmc Effectiveness of a community health worker intervention among African American and Latino adults with type 2 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial
    Michael S Spencer
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1106, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:2253-60. 2011
    ..We tested the effectiveness of a culturally tailored, behavioral theory-based community health worker intervention for improving glycemic control...
  4. ncbi request reprint Community health workers and their value to social work
    Michael S Spencer
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Soc Work 55:169-80. 2010
    ..The review also discusses the close alignment of CHWs with social work values and principles of social justice, suggesting opportunities for enhanced social work practice and research...
  5. pmc Discrimination and mental health-related service use in a national study of Asian Americans
    Michael S Spencer
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1106, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2410-7. 2010
    ..We examined the association between perceived discrimination and use of mental health services among a national sample of Asian Americans...
  6. pmc A nationwide study of discrimination and chronic health conditions among Asian Americans
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1275-82. 2007
    ..We examined whether self-reported everyday discrimination was associated with chronic health conditions among a nationally representative sample of Asian Americans...
  7. ncbi request reprint The development, implementation, and process evaluation of the REACH Detroit Partnership's Diabetes Lifestyle Intervention
    Jacqueline Two Feathers
    School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Diabetes Educ 33:509-20. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article was to describe the development, implementation, and process evaluation findings of a culturally tailored diabetes lifestyle intervention for African Americans and Latinos...
  8. pmc Social support as a buffer for perceived unfair treatment among Filipino Americans: differences between San Francisco and Honolulu
    Gilbert C Gee
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Room M5224, Ann Arbor, MI 48103 2029, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:677-84. 2006
    ..We examined whether perceived unfair treatment is associated with health conditions, whether social support moderates this association, and whether such relationships differ by location...
  9. pmc Direct social support and long-term health among middle-aged and older adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Emily J Nicklett
    Correspondence should be addressed to Emily J Nicklett, MSW, School of Social Work, University of Michigan, 1080 S University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 E mail
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:933-43. 2013
    ..This study examined whether or not direct social support is associated with long-term health among middle-aged and older adults with diabetes mellitus...
  10. doi request reprint Heavy drinking, perceived discrimination, and immigration status among Filipino Americans
    Isok Kim
    University of Michigan, School of Social Work, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1106, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 46:1256-64. 2011
    ..Thus, perceived discrimination and immigration status should be considered when designing prevention and intervention strategies to address heavy drinking behavior in this population...
  11. pmc Use of mental health-related services among immigrant and US-born Asian Americans: results from the National Latino and Asian American Study
    Jennifer Abe-Kim
    Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, Calif 90045 2659, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:91-8. 2007
    ..e., any, general medical, and specialty mental health services) as well as subjective satisfaction with and perceived helpfulness of care in a national sample of Asian Americans, with a particular focus on immigration-related factors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Chronic disease - related behaviors and health among African Americans and Hispanics in the REACH Detroit 2010 communities, Michigan, and the United States
    Edith C Kieffer
    University of Michigan School of Social Work in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Health Promot Pract 7:256S-64S. 2006
    ..To compare chronic disease risk factors and their correlates for African American and Hispanic residents of REACH Detroit, Michigan, and the United States...
  13. 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...
  14. ncbi request reprint An ecological model of Native Hawaiian well-being
    Davianna Pomaika i McGregor
    University of Hawai i, Manoa, USA
    Pac Health Dialog 10:106-28. 2003
    ..S and international law is another important aspect of Native Hawaiian well-being. This article examines each of these arenas in relation to achieving and sustaining Native Hawaiian well-being...