Lisa Wexler

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Behavioral health services "Don't work for us": cultural incongruities in human service systems for Alaska Native communities
    Lisa Wexler
    University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 47:157-69. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Factors associated with Alaska Native fatal and nonfatal suicidal behaviors 2001-2009: trends and implications for prevention
    Lisa Wexler
    Community Health Education, Department of Public Health, School of Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 16:273-86. 2012
  3. pmc Culturally responsive suicide prevention in indigenous communities: unexamined assumptions and new possibilities
    Lisa M Wexler
    Department of Public Health, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:800-6. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Youth and adult community member beliefs about Inupiat youth suicide and its prevention
    Lisa Wexler
    School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst 01003 9304, USA
    Int J Circumpolar Health 65:448-58. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Correlates of Alaska Native fatal and nonfatal suicidal behaviors 1990-2001
    Lisa Wexler
    Department of Public Health, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003 9304, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:311-20. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Identifying colonial discourses in Inupiat young people's narratives as a way to understand the no future of Inupiat youth suicide
    Lisa Wexler
    Department of Public Health, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003 9304, USA
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 16:1-24. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Resilience and marginalized youth: making a case for personal and collective meaning-making as part of resilience research in public health
    Lisa Marin Wexler
    Department of Public Health, University of Massachusetts, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, 313 Arnold House, Amherst, MA 01003 9304, United States
    Soc Sci Med 69:565-70. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint An analysis of hospital visits during the 12 months preceding suicide death in Northern Alaska
    Ryan Hill
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, 99508, USA
    Alaska Med 49:16-21. 2007

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Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Behavioral health services "Don't work for us": cultural incongruities in human service systems for Alaska Native communities
    Lisa Wexler
    University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 47:157-69. 2011
    ..The article concludes with suggestions for developing more culturally-responsive ways to conceive of and do programming for Alaska Native and possibly other Indigenous and minority communities...
  2. doi request reprint Factors associated with Alaska Native fatal and nonfatal suicidal behaviors 2001-2009: trends and implications for prevention
    Lisa Wexler
    Community Health Education, Department of Public Health, School of Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 16:273-86. 2012
    ..This descriptive study can offer some insights to shape prevention efforts in this and other rural, tribal communities...
  3. pmc Culturally responsive suicide prevention in indigenous communities: unexamined assumptions and new possibilities
    Lisa M Wexler
    Department of Public Health, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:800-6. 2012
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  4. ncbi request reprint Youth and adult community member beliefs about Inupiat youth suicide and its prevention
    Lisa Wexler
    School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst 01003 9304, USA
    Int J Circumpolar Health 65:448-58. 2006
    ..To better understand youth and adult community members' perceived causes and possible preventative steps to address the high Inupiat youth suicide rates in Northwest Alaska...
  5. doi request reprint Correlates of Alaska Native fatal and nonfatal suicidal behaviors 1990-2001
    Lisa Wexler
    Department of Public Health, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003 9304, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:311-20. 2008
    ..In multivariable analysis, male sex, age > or = 25 years, firearms, and substance abuse history were each associated with suicide death...
  6. ncbi request reprint Identifying colonial discourses in Inupiat young people's narratives as a way to understand the no future of Inupiat youth suicide
    Lisa Wexler
    Department of Public Health, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003 9304, USA
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 16:1-24. 2009
    ..Inupiat youth narratives will illustrate these connections and, in so doing, offer new ways to understand youth suicide in Native communities...
  7. doi request reprint Resilience and marginalized youth: making a case for personal and collective meaning-making as part of resilience research in public health
    Lisa Marin Wexler
    Department of Public Health, University of Massachusetts, School of Public Health and Health Sciences, 313 Arnold House, Amherst, MA 01003 9304, United States
    Soc Sci Med 69:565-70. 2009
    ..Specifically, group affiliation can provide a context to reconceptualize personal difficulty as a politicized collective struggle, and through this reading, can create a platform for ideological commitment and resistance...
  8. ncbi request reprint An analysis of hospital visits during the 12 months preceding suicide death in Northern Alaska
    Ryan Hill
    Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, 99508, USA
    Alaska Med 49:16-21. 2007
    ..75 times as likely to have any contact with medical staff, they were 3.29 times as likely to be treated for an injury, and were 22.18 times as likely to be treated for an alcohol-related event than were the matched controls...