Jan L Wallander

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Is obesity associated with reduced health-related quality of life in Latino, Black and White children in the community?
    J L Wallander
    Department of Psychological Sciences, Center of Excellence on Health Disparities, Health Sciences Research Institute, University of California, Merced, Merced, CA 95343, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:920-5. 2013
  2. doi Racial/ethnic disparities in health-related quality of life and health in children are largely mediated by family contextual differences
    Jan L Wallander
    Psychological Sciences, Center of Excellence on Health Disparities, University of California, Merced, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:532-8. 2012
  3. pmc Quality of Life as reported by children and parents: a comparison between students and child psychiatric outpatients
    Thomas Jozefiak
    The Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Regional Centre of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Department of Neuroscience, MTFS, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:136. 2010
  4. pmc Group and individual stability of three parenting dimensions
    Tormod Rimehaug
    Regional Centre for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Norway
    Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health 5:19. 2011
  5. pmc A randomised controlled trial of written self-disclosure for functional recurrent abdominal pain in youth
    Jan L Wallander
    School of Social Sciences, Humanities and the Arts, and Health Sciences Research Institute, University of California, Merced, CA 95343, USA
    Psychol Health 26:433-47. 2011
  6. pmc Brain research to ameliorate impaired neurodevelopment--home-based intervention trial (BRAIN-HIT)
    Jan L Wallander
    Psychological Sciences and Health Sciences Research Institute, University of California, Merced, 5200 Lake Road, Merced, CA 95343, USA
    BMC Pediatr 10:27. 2010
  7. doi Weight status, quality of life, and self-concept in African American, Hispanic, and white fifth-grade children
    Jan L Wallander
    Psychological Sciences Section, School of Social Sciences, Humanities and the Arts, University of California, Merced, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1363-8. 2009

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Is obesity associated with reduced health-related quality of life in Latino, Black and White children in the community?
    J L Wallander
    Department of Psychological Sciences, Center of Excellence on Health Disparities, Health Sciences Research Institute, University of California, Merced, Merced, CA 95343, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:920-5. 2013
    ..Design:Cross-sectional community cohort survey...
  2. doi Racial/ethnic disparities in health-related quality of life and health in children are largely mediated by family contextual differences
    Jan L Wallander
    Psychological Sciences, Center of Excellence on Health Disparities, University of California, Merced, USA
    Acad Pediatr 12:532-8. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Quality of Life as reported by children and parents: a comparison between students and child psychiatric outpatients
    Thomas Jozefiak
    The Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Regional Centre of Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Department of Neuroscience, MTFS, N 7489 Trondheim, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:136. 2010
    ..e. the Child Behavior Checklist (CBCL), has never been examined and was the purpose of the present study...
  4. pmc Group and individual stability of three parenting dimensions
    Tormod Rimehaug
    Regional Centre for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Norway
    Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health 5:19. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  5. pmc A randomised controlled trial of written self-disclosure for functional recurrent abdominal pain in youth
    Jan L Wallander
    School of Social Sciences, Humanities and the Arts, and Health Sciences Research Institute, University of California, Merced, CA 95343, USA
    Psychol Health 26:433-47. 2011
    ..There were no significant effects for somatisation severity or QOL in 6 months. WSD may be a useful treatment adjunct for reducing pain frequency and resulting health care utilisation in a portion of youths with functional RAP...
  6. pmc Brain research to ameliorate impaired neurodevelopment--home-based intervention trial (BRAIN-HIT)
    Jan L Wallander
    Psychological Sciences and Health Sciences Research Institute, University of California, Merced, 5200 Lake Road, Merced, CA 95343, USA
    BMC Pediatr 10:27. 2010
    ....
  7. doi Weight status, quality of life, and self-concept in African American, Hispanic, and white fifth-grade children
    Jan L Wallander
    Psychological Sciences Section, School of Social Sciences, Humanities and the Arts, University of California, Merced, California, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1363-8. 2009
    ..Both global self-concept and body dissatisfaction independently mediated significant portions of the association between BMI and psychosocial QOL. Being obese in childhood may have negative psychosocial effects...

Research Grants7

  1. RCT of written self-disclosure for youth abdominal pain
    Jan Wallander; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Consistent with the indicated Program Announcement, this project translates a promising intervention to the clinical setting and provides preliminary effectiveness data that can support a future multi-center research grant application. ..
  2. Archive of Longitudinal Studies on Childhood Problem Beh
    Jan Wallander; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Examples of predefined searches include study title, constituency of the sample, population of inference, number of variables, scales and instrumentation, and variable content. ..
  3. COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE DATA ARCHIVE
    Jan Wallander; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In light of the value-added features associated with CAMDA, we expect it to match and exceed this pace. ..
  4. Promoting Use of Effective Early Intervention Programs
    Jan Wallander; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  5. Psychological Tests and Assessment Online Resource
    Jan Wallander; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..g., clinicians, researchers, students, teachers) who need information about and access to psychological tests for children and adolescents or want to be educated about tests and assessment generally. ..
  6. Effective Treatments for Children's Disruptive Disorders
    Jan Wallander; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The market for these products is substantial with over 412,000 mental health professionals and about 2.6-5.3 million children and adolescents with disruptive and attention problems. ..
  7. Effective Treatments for Children's Emotional Disorders
    HOLLY KREIDER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The long-term goal of the current project, therefore, is to increase the likelihood that children receive empirically supported psychosocial treatments for these mental health problems. ..