Sandra J Weiss
Affiliation: University of California
- Factors influencing maternal mental health and family functioning during the low birthweight infant's first year of lifeSandra J Weiss
UCSF School of Nursing, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 17:114-25. 2002..Findings indicate the need for nursing interventions to support the mother and family in developing effective approaches to care for their LBW infant and for one another...
- A comparison of the practices of psychiatric clinical nurse specialists and nurse practitioners who are certified to provide mental health care for children and adolescentsSandra J Weiss
School of Nursing, Robert and Delphine Wentland Eschbach Endowed Chair in Mental Health, University of California, San Francisco, CA
J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc 15:111-9. 2009....
- Neurobiological alterations associated with traumatic stressSandra J Weiss
Department of Community Health Systems, School of Nursing at the University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Perspect Psychiatr Care 43:114-22. 2007..The purpose of this article is to describe the effects of traumatic stress on brain structure and function, and the relationship of these neurobiological changes to symptoms experienced after trauma...
- Origins of tactile vulnerability in high-risk infantsSandra J Weiss
Department of Community Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0608, USA
Adv Neonatal Care 6:25-36. 2006....
- The inextricable nature of mental and physical health: implications for integrative careSandra J Weiss
University of California, San Francisco, California
J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc 15:371-82. 2009....
- The contribution of fetal drug exposure to temperament: potential teratogenic effects on neuropsychiatric riskSandra J Weiss
Department of Community Health Systems, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0608, USA
J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:773-84. 2007..However, studies often do not dissociate the potential effects of drug exposure from other perinatal or environmental factors that could influence temperament phenotypes...
- Effects of mindful yoga on sleep in pregnant women: a pilot studyAmy E Beddoe
School of Nursing, San Jose State University, CA, USA
Biol Res Nurs 11:363-70. 2010..The purpose of this experimental pilot study was to measure the effects of a mindfulness-based yoga intervention on sleep in pregnant women...
- The Active Balance Childhood program for improving coping and quality of life in Chinese American childrenJyu Lin Chen
Department of Family Health Care Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Nurs Res 59:270-9. 2010..However, few studies have examined whether an intervention that teaches coping strategies in weight management can influence children's coping behavior and psychosocial well-being...
- Precursors of mental health problems for low birth weight children: the salience of family environment during the first year of lifeSandra J Weiss
Department of Community Health Systems, Box 0608 2 Koret Way, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0608, USA
Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 33:3-27. 2002..Findings suggest that family environment is a key factor in the low birth weight child's risk for early mental health problems...
- A conceptual model of incarcerated adolescent fatherhood: adolescent identity development and the concept of intersectionalityKate Shade
Samuel Merritt University, USA
J Child Adolesc Psychiatr Nurs 24:98-104. 2011..Little is known about teen fathers though they are found to be disproportionately represented among incarcerated youth. SOURCE USED: This article is developed from a qualitative pilot study of adolescent fathers in the justice system...
- Brain regions associated with psychological pain: implications for a neural network and its relationship to physical painEsther L Meerwijk
Department of Community Health Systems, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Brain Imaging Behav 7:1-14. 2013..Thus, identification of brain areas involved in psychological pain may help guide development of interventions to decrease mortality and morbidity...
- Separation and reunification: the experiences of adolescents living in transnational familiesNaomi A Schapiro
UCSF School of Nursing, Family Health Care Nursing, San Francisco, CA, USA
Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care 43:48-68. 2013..Gaps in the literature are highlighted and the need for research into factors that promote successful family re-engagement and overall adaptation upon reunification...
- The temperament of pre-term, low birth weight infants and its potential biological substratesSandra J Weiss
Community Health Systems, Eschbach Endowed Chair in Mental Health Nursing, UCSF School of Nursing, Box 0608 2 Koret Way, San Francisco, CA 94143 0608, USA
Res Nurs Health 27:392-402. 2004..Results suggest the need for a more direct assessment of the effects of neurobiological processes on development of temperament phenotypes and for measurement of temperament that is socioculturally appropriate...
- Psychological pain and reduced resting-state heart rate variability in adults with a history of depressionEsther L Meerwijk
Department of Community Health Systems, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
Psychophysiology 51:247-56. 2014..Results also indicate that the OMMP may be a more accurate measure of autonomic arousal associated with current psychological pain than the Psychache Scale. ..
- The effects of mindfulness-based yoga during pregnancy on maternal psychological and physical distressAmy E Beddoe
School of Nursing, Walden University, 155 Fifth Avenue South, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55401, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 38:310-9. 2009..To examine the feasibility and level of acceptability of a mindful yoga intervention provided during pregnancy and to gather preliminary data on the efficacy of the intervention in reducing distress...
- Psychometric testing of an infant risk assessment for prenatal drug exposureKeeta DeStefano Lewis
Independent Child Health Consultant, 11 Ravenwood Court, Napa, CA 94558, USA
J Pediatr Nurs 18:371-8. 2003
- Sleep-wake cycles, social rhythms, and sleeping arrangement during Japanese childbearing family transitionAkemi Yamazaki
Department of Family Nursing, Division of Health Sciences and Nursing, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Japan
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 34:342-8. 2005..To examine how sleep-wake cycles and social rhythms of Japanese parents are related to their sleeping arrangements before and after the birth of their first child...