Melissa L Walls
Affiliation: University of Nebraska
- Mental health and substance abuse services preferences among American Indian people of the northern MidwestMelissa 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...
- Diagnostic prevalence rates from early to mid-adolescence among indigenous adolescents: first results from a longitudinal studyLes 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...
- Prevalence and comorbidity of mental disorders among American Indian children in the Northern MidwestLes 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...
- Depressed affect and historical loss among North American Indigenous adolescentsLes 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...
- Substance abuse prevention in American Indian and Alaska Native communitiesLes B Whitbeck
Department of Sociology, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, USA
Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:428-35. 2012....
- Mental and substance use disorders from early adolescence to young adulthood among indigenous young people: final diagnostic results from an 8-year panel studyLes 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...