Mark Weist

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mental health, health, and education staff working together in schools
    M D Weist
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for School Mental Health Assistance, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 10:33-43, viii. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Funding a full continuum of mental health promotion and intervention programs in the schools
    Mark D Weist
    Center for School Mental Health Assistance, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 680 West Lexington Street, 10th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Adolesc Health 32:70-8. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Fulfilling the promise of school-based mental health: moving toward a Public Mental Health Promotion approach
    Mark D Weist
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 West Lombard Street, 4th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 33:735-41. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Mental health screening in schools
    Mark D Weist
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for School Mental Health Analysis and Action, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Sch Health 77:53-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint A clinically useful screening interview to assess violence exposure in youth
    Mark D Weist
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 32:309-25. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Collaboration among the education, mental health, and public health systems to promote youth mental health
    M D Weist
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Maryland, 680 West Lexington Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:1348-51. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of violence exposure among inner-city youth
    M D Weist
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Child Psychol 30:187-98. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Advancing efforts to address youth violence involvement
    M D Weist
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Child Psychol 30:147-51. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint The President's New Freedom Commission: capitalizing on opportunities to advance school-based mental health services
    Carrie Mills
    Center for School Mental Health Analysis and Action, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland21201, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 9:149-61. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Stakeholders' perspectives on the recommendations of the President's New Freedom Commission on Mental Health
    Dana Cunningham
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 W Lombard St, Rm 426, Baltimore, MD 21201, UAS
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1344-7. 2007

Research Grants

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Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Mental health, health, and education staff working together in schools
    M D Weist
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for School Mental Health Assistance, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 10:33-43, viii. 2001
    ..For child and adolescent psychiatrists to become involved and effective means negotiating a culture that is novel for many schools and forming and maintaining relationships with diverse staff in mental health, health, and education...
  2. ncbi request reprint Funding a full continuum of mental health promotion and intervention programs in the schools
    Mark D Weist
    Center for School Mental Health Assistance, Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 680 West Lexington Street, 10th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Adolesc Health 32:70-8. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Fulfilling the promise of school-based mental health: moving toward a Public Mental Health Promotion approach
    Mark D Weist
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 West Lombard Street, 4th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 33:735-41. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Mental health screening in schools
    Mark D Weist
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Center for School Mental Health Analysis and Action, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Sch Health 77:53-8. 2007
    ..This article discusses the importance of screening students in schools for emotional/behavioral problems...
  5. ncbi request reprint A clinically useful screening interview to assess violence exposure in youth
    Mark D Weist
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 32:309-25. 2002
    ..The validity of the EVSM was supported by significant correlations between the total score and measures of life stress and behavioral problems...
  6. ncbi request reprint Collaboration among the education, mental health, and public health systems to promote youth mental health
    M D Weist
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Maryland, 680 West Lexington Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:1348-51. 2001
    ..The authors outline steps to minimize or avoid the turfism and negative attitudes that may arise among professionals from different disciplines when they collaborate to expand and improve school-based programs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictors of violence exposure among inner-city youth
    M D Weist
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Child Psychol 30:187-98. 2001
    ..Life stress was the most consistent predictor of violence exposure for this sample, and life stress was the only variable to make a significant unique contribution to the prediction of all 4 violence criteria...
  8. ncbi request reprint Advancing efforts to address youth violence involvement
    M D Weist
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Child Psychol 30:147-51. 2001
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The President's New Freedom Commission: capitalizing on opportunities to advance school-based mental health services
    Carrie Mills
    Center for School Mental Health Analysis and Action, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland21201, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 9:149-61. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Stakeholders' perspectives on the recommendations of the President's New Freedom Commission on Mental Health
    Dana Cunningham
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 W Lombard St, Rm 426, Baltimore, MD 21201, UAS
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1344-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to understand stakeholder perspectives on school mental health and the mental health system as they relate to the goals identified by the President's New Freedom Commission on Mental Health...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fee-for-service revenue for school mental health through a partnership with an outpatient mental health center
    Nancy A Lever
    Center for School Mental Health Assistance, University of Maryland, Dept of Psychiatry, 680 West Lexington St, 10th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21201 1570, USA
    J Sch Health 74:91-4. 2004
    ..Recommendations for programs facing the challenge of incorporating fee-for-service activities into their current model of service provision are provided...
  12. ncbi request reprint Transformation of children's mental health services: the role of school mental health
    Sharon Hoover Stephan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 W Lombard St, Rm 426, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1330-8. 2007
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint School-based mental health services in Baltimore: association with school climate and special education referrals
    Eric J Bruns
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA
    Behav Modif 28:491-512. 2004
    ..Results of this study provide beginning evidence for the positive impact of ESMH programs on these two schoolwide indicators of functioning...
  14. ncbi request reprint A drop-out prevention program for high-risk inner-city youth
    Nancy Lever
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Behav Modif 28:513-27. 2004
    ..Directions for the future development of programs and conducting research to prevent dropout by inner-city youth are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Expanded school mental health: exploring program details and developing the research base
    Mark D Weist
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA
    Behav Modif 28:463-71. 2004
    ..Advantages of greater involvement of behavioral professionals in ESMH are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Assessing the psychosocial and academic needs of Latino youth to inform the development of school-based programs
    Olga M Acosta
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, USA
    Behav Modif 28:579-95. 2004
    ..Community leaders endorsed the development of comprehensive and culturally sensitive programs for Latino youth in schools that address their psychosocial and academic needs...
  17. ncbi request reprint The experience of sexual assault: findings from a statewide victim needs assessment
    Laura M Monroe
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Interpers Violence 20:767-76. 2005
    ..Respondents recommended more SACs, better advertising of their services, more mental health care within them (especially group therapy), and improved laws and law enforcement of perpetrators...
  18. ncbi request reprint Associations between youth risk behavior and exposure to violence: implications for the provision of mental health services in urban schools
    Kathleen E Albus
    University of Delaware, USA
    Behav Modif 28:548-64. 2004
    ..A more complete understanding of the associations among health risk factors and violence exposure variables has the potential to improve implementation of school mental health services for urban youth...
  19. ncbi request reprint Assessment, prevention, and intervention activities in a school-based program for children experiencing homelessness
    Laura A Nabors
    Department of Psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences, University of Cincinnati, USA
    Behav Modif 28:565-78. 2004
    ..Satisfaction ratings of prevention activities conducted in the program were positive for students and teachers...
  20. ncbi request reprint Understanding expanded school mental health services in Baltimore City
    Christine M Walrath
    ORC Macro and Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, USA
    Behav Modif 28:472-90. 2004
    ..In addition, the most frequently voiced benefits of the ESMH programs were increased mental health awareness and improved school climate. Implications of the findings for future programming development and research are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Incorporating school mental health programs in SCHIP plans. State Children's Health Insurance Program
    Laura A Nabors
    Psychiatr Serv 53:902. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint Enhancing No Child Left Behind-School mental health connections
    Brian P Daly
    College of Health Professionals, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Sch Health 76:446-51. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric emergencies in children
    Kristin V Christodulu
    Department of Psychology, University of at Albany State University of New York, Albany, NY, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 18:268-70. 2002
    ..The rate of admission and length of stay for children who were evaluated in the ED were also examined...
  24. ncbi request reprint School mental health services for homeless children
    Laura A Nabors
    J Sch Health 72:269. 2002
  25. ncbi request reprint Exploring violence exposure, stress, protective factors and behavioral problems among inner-city youth
    Eric Youngstrom
    Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 7123, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 32:115-29. 2003
    ..Family support and self-concept moderated the influence of life stress and cumulative risk on problem behavior outcomes, but these protective variables did not significantly moderate violence exposure...
  26. ncbi request reprint Implementing empirically supported treatments in the schools: what are we asking?
    Steven W Evans
    Alvin V Baird Attention and Learning Disabilities Center and Department of Psychology, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 7:263-7. 2004
    ..They present specific implications for future areas of research and the type of public education and marketing campaign that will be needed to create a demand for empirically supported school-based treatments...
  27. ncbi request reprint The future of expanded school mental health
    Mark D Weist
    J Sch Health 74:191. 2004

Research Grants4

  1. Enhancing Quality in Expanded School Mental Health
    Mark Weist; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Year 3 will focus on analyses, writing and broad dissemination of findings and lessons learned through the CSMHA's networks. ..
  2. Strengthening Quality in School Mental Health
    Mark D Weist; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The EQAI intervention is based on theory and prior research and extends important research on implementing high quality mental health prevention and intervention in the real world setting of schools. ..