Melissa L Walls

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nebraska
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Mental health and substance abuse services preferences among American Indian people of the northern Midwest
    Melissa L Walls
    Department of Sociology, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 711 Oldfather Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588 0324, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:521-35. 2006
  2. pmc Diagnostic prevalence rates from early to mid-adolescence among indigenous adolescents: first results from a longitudinal study
    Les B Whitbeck
    Department of Sociology, University of Nebraska, 739 Oldfather Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588 0324, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:890-900. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and comorbidity of mental disorders among American Indian children in the Northern Midwest
    Les B Whitbeck
    Department of Sociology, University of Nebraska at Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska 68588 0324, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:427-34. 2006
  4. pmc Depressed affect and historical loss among North American Indigenous adolescents
    Les B Whitbeck
    University of Nebraska Lincoln, Department of Sociology, Lincoln, NE 68588 0324, USA
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 16:16-41. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse prevention in American Indian and Alaska Native communities
    Les B Whitbeck
    Department of Sociology, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:428-35. 2012
  6. pmc Mental and substance use disorders from early adolescence to young adulthood among indigenous young people: final diagnostic results from an 8-year panel study
    Les B Whitbeck
    Department of Sociology, 739 Oldfather Hall, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, 68588 0324, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:961-73. 2014

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Mental health and substance abuse services preferences among American Indian people of the northern Midwest
    Melissa L Walls
    Department of Sociology, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 711 Oldfather Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588 0324, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:521-35. 2006
    ..To better serve the mental health and substance abuse treatment needs of American Indians, traditional informal services should be incorporated into the current medical model...
  2. pmc Diagnostic prevalence rates from early to mid-adolescence among indigenous adolescents: first results from a longitudinal study
    Les B Whitbeck
    Department of Sociology, University of Nebraska, 739 Oldfather Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588 0324, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:890-900. 2008
    ..Investigate change in prevalence rates for mental and substance abuse disorders between early and mid-adolescence among a cohort of indigenous adolescents...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and comorbidity of mental disorders among American Indian children in the Northern Midwest
    Les B Whitbeck
    Department of Sociology, University of Nebraska at Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska 68588 0324, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:427-34. 2006
    ..To investigate the prevalence of mental disorder and comorbidity among American Indian children aged 10-12 years from four U.S. reservations and five Canadian reserves in the Northern Midwest...
  4. pmc Depressed affect and historical loss among North American Indigenous adolescents
    Les B Whitbeck
    University of Nebraska Lincoln, Department of Sociology, Lincoln, NE 68588 0324, USA
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 16:16-41. 2009
    ..The construct of historical loss is discussed in terms of Indigenous ethnic cleansing and life course theory...
  5. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse prevention in American Indian and Alaska Native communities
    Les B Whitbeck
    Department of Sociology, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:428-35. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Mental and substance use disorders from early adolescence to young adulthood among indigenous young people: final diagnostic results from an 8-year panel study
    Les B Whitbeck
    Department of Sociology, 739 Oldfather Hall, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, 68588 0324, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:961-73. 2014
    ..Our objective was to investigate change in prevalence rates for mental and substance abuse disorders between early adolescence and young adulthood in a cohort of indigenous adolescents who participated in an 8-year panel study...