Juan B Pena

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc US cultural involvement and its association with suicidal behavior among youths in the Dominican Republic
    Juan B Pena
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:664-71. 2012
  2. pmc Immigration generation status and its association with suicide attempts, substance use, and depressive symptoms among latino adolescents in the USA
    Juan B Pena
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, 1 Brookings Drive, Campus Box 1196, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Prev Sci 9:299-310. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Co-occurring risk behaviors among White, Black, and Hispanic US high school adolescents with suicide attempts requiring medical attention, 1999-2007: implications for future prevention initiatives
    Juan B Pena
    Washington University in St Louis, One Brookings Drive, CB 1196, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:29-42. 2012
  4. pmc Familism, family environment, and suicide attempts among Latina youth
    Juan B Pena
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, MO, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 41:330-41. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Familism, parent-adolescent conflict, self-esteem, internalizing behaviors and suicide attempts among adolescent Latinas
    Jill A Kuhlberg
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, Campus Box 1196, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 41:425-40. 2010

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc US cultural involvement and its association with suicidal behavior among youths in the Dominican Republic
    Juan B Pena
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:664-71. 2012
    ..We examined how US cultural involvement related to suicide attempts among youths in the Dominican Republic...
  2. pmc Immigration generation status and its association with suicide attempts, substance use, and depressive symptoms among latino adolescents in the USA
    Juan B Pena
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, 1 Brookings Drive, Campus Box 1196, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Prev Sci 9:299-310. 2008
    ..46, 5.34) times more likely to engage in repeated other drug use than were first-generation youth. Results from the path analysis indicated that repeated other drug use may mediate the effect of generation status on suicide attempts...
  3. doi request reprint Co-occurring risk behaviors among White, Black, and Hispanic US high school adolescents with suicide attempts requiring medical attention, 1999-2007: implications for future prevention initiatives
    Juan B Pena
    Washington University in St Louis, One Brookings Drive, CB 1196, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:29-42. 2012
    ..To examine the relationship between these subtypes and having had two or more suicide attempts during the past year. To explore race and gender differences across subtypes of suicide attempters...
  4. pmc Familism, family environment, and suicide attempts among Latina youth
    Juan B Pena
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, MO, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 41:330-41. 2011
    ..The results suggest that familism may protect against suicide behavior among Latinas via its influence on family environment...
  5. doi request reprint Familism, parent-adolescent conflict, self-esteem, internalizing behaviors and suicide attempts among adolescent Latinas
    Jill A Kuhlberg
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University in St Louis, Campus Box 1196, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 41:425-40. 2010
    ..Reducing parent-daughter conflict and fostering closer family ties has the added effect of improving self-esteem and shrinking the likelihood of suicide attempts...