Suzanne Wenzel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pilot Test of an Adapted, Evidence-Based HIV Sexual Risk Reduction Intervention for Homeless Women
    Suzanne L Wenzel
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 West 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90089, USA
    Prev Sci 17:112-21. 2016
  2. pmc Are social network correlates of heavy drinking similar among black homeless youth and white homeless youth?
    Suzanne L Wenzel
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:885-9. 2012
  3. pmc Behavioral health and social normative influence: correlates of concurrent sexual partnering among heterosexually-active homeless men
    Suzanne L Wenzel
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 W 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:2042-50. 2012
  4. pmc HIV risk behavior and access to services: what predicts HIV testing among heterosexually active homeless men?
    Suzanne L Wenzel
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, 669 W 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 24:270-9. 2012
  5. pmc Social networks of homeless youth in emerging adulthood
    Suzanne Wenzel
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 W 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 41:561-71. 2012
  6. pmc Personal network correlates of alcohol, cigarette, and marijuana use among homeless youth
    Suzanne L Wenzel
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, MRF 315, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 112:140-9. 2010
  7. pmc The social context of homeless women's alcohol and drug use
    Suzanne L Wenzel
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, 669 W 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 105:16-23. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Are prisoner characteristics associated with therapeutic community treatment process?
    Kitty S Chan
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:267-79. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Understanding Consistent Condom Use Among Homeless Men Who Have Sex with Women and Engage in Multiple Sexual Partnerships: A Path Analysis
    Hsun Ta Hsu
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 West 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90089, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:1676-88. 2015
  10. ncbi request reprint Providers of primary care to homeless women in Los Angeles County
    Jeff Luck
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 25:53-67. 2002

Research Grants

  1. Quality of Care in the Therapeutic Community
    Suzanne Wenzel; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. DRUG ABUSE, VIOLENCE, AND HIV/AIDS IN IMPOVERISHED WOMEN
    Suzanne Wenzel; Fiscal Year: 2003
  3. Heterosexual HIV Risk Behavior in Homeless Men
    Suzanne L Wenzel; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Pilot Test of an Adapted, Evidence-Based HIV Sexual Risk Reduction Intervention for Homeless Women
    Suzanne L Wenzel
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 West 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90089, USA
    Prev Sci 17:112-21. 2016
    ..A randomized controlled trial employing a longer follow-up period to monitor outcomes will be necessary to determine efficacy of the adapted intervention. ..
  2. pmc Are social network correlates of heavy drinking similar among black homeless youth and white homeless youth?
    Suzanne L Wenzel
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:885-9. 2012
    ..Heavy drinking was defined as having five or more drinks of alcohol in a row within a couple of hours on at least one day within the past 30 days.)..
  3. pmc Behavioral health and social normative influence: correlates of concurrent sexual partnering among heterosexually-active homeless men
    Suzanne L Wenzel
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 W 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:2042-50. 2012
    ..Programs aimed at reducing HIV/STI transmission in this vulnerable population must take into account the roles that behavioral health and social networks may play in sexual concurrency...
  4. pmc HIV risk behavior and access to services: what predicts HIV testing among heterosexually active homeless men?
    Suzanne L Wenzel
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, 669 W 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 24:270-9. 2012
    ..We suggest that programs encouraging general medical service access may be important for disseminating HIV testing services to this high-risk, vulnerable population...
  5. pmc Social networks of homeless youth in emerging adulthood
    Suzanne Wenzel
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 W 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 41:561-71. 2012
    ..Interventions may need to recognize the importance of intimate relationships during the developmental stage of emerging adulthood by enhancing supportive bonds and reducing substance use and risky sex in these relationships...
  6. pmc Personal network correlates of alcohol, cigarette, and marijuana use among homeless youth
    Suzanne L Wenzel
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, MRF 315, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 112:140-9. 2010
    ..This study investigates how the use of alcohol, cigarettes, and marijuana among homeless youth may be influenced by characteristics of their social networks...
  7. pmc The social context of homeless women's alcohol and drug use
    Suzanne L Wenzel
    University of Southern California, School of Social Work, 669 W 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 105:16-23. 2009
    ..Addressing risk factors in this population requires a focus on the social context of substance use among homeless women...
  8. ncbi request reprint Are prisoner characteristics associated with therapeutic community treatment process?
    Kitty S Chan
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:267-79. 2007
    ..Treatment process scores were comparable for clients in the female program and the male program. However, the association of treatment process with client characteristics appears stronger in the male program...
  9. doi request reprint Understanding Consistent Condom Use Among Homeless Men Who Have Sex with Women and Engage in Multiple Sexual Partnerships: A Path Analysis
    Hsun Ta Hsu
    School of Social Work, University of Southern California, 669 West 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90089, USA
    AIDS Behav 19:1676-88. 2015
    ..051; p = 0.006) was also found to be associated with an individual's consistent condom use. HIV prevention programs should focus on increasing their condom efficacy to help reduce HIV risks among this vulnerable homeless subpopulation. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint Providers of primary care to homeless women in Los Angeles County
    Jeff Luck
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 25:53-67. 2002
    ..Our results suggest that, although providers of care to homeless women share challenges faced by many safety net providers, there are several policy interventions that could improve access to and quality of care for homeless women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Processes and outcomes of substance abuse treatment between two programs for clients insured under managed care
    Donna McNeese-Smith
    University of California at Los Angeles School of Nursing, Los Angeles, California 90095 6917, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:439-46. 2007
    ..Intensity, as seen in the RT program, rather than duration, was more effective in substance use reduction and treatment completion...

Research Grants3

  1. Quality of Care in the Therapeutic Community
    Suzanne Wenzel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  2. DRUG ABUSE, VIOLENCE, AND HIV/AIDS IN IMPOVERISHED WOMEN
    Suzanne Wenzel; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  3. Heterosexual HIV Risk Behavior in Homeless Men
    Suzanne L Wenzel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Participants in these discussions may Include, for example, representalives from AIOS Project L.A., The Black AIDS Institute, Shetter Partnership, and Common Ground. ..