ARLENE R STIFFMAN

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of providers in mental health services offered to American-Indian youths
    Arlene Rubin Stiffman
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1185-91. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint From early to late adolescence: American Indian youths' behavioral trajectories and their major influences
    Arlene Rubin Stiffman
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work Comorbidity and Addictions Center, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:849-58. 2007
  3. pmc Building a model to understand youth service access: the gateway provider model
    Arlene Rubin Stiffman
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 6:189-98. 2004
  4. pmc Field research with underserved minorities: the ideal and the real
    Arlene Rubin Stiffman
    The George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Comorbidity and Addictions Center, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    J Urban Health 82:iii56-66. 2005
  5. pmc Culture and environment as predictors of alcohol abuse/dependence symptoms in American Indian youths
    Mansoo Yu
    Department of Sociology, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 210 Benton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588 0623, United States
    Addict Behav 32:2253-9. 2007
  6. pmc HIV/AIDS protective factors among urban American Indian youths
    Flavio Francisco Marsiglia
    Southwest Interdiciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University School of Social Work, Tempe, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:745-58. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behavior in urban American Indian adolescents: a comparison with reservation youth in a southwestern state
    Stacey Freedenthal
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:160-71. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting American Indian adolescent tobacco use
    Mansoo Yu
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, Campus Box 1196, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Addict Behav 30:889-904. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Functioning mediates between symptoms and provider assessment
    Catherine Woodstock Striley
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 5:155-71. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with successful functioning in American Indian youths
    Hiie Silmere
    The George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Comorbidity and Addictions Center, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 13:23-47. 2006

Research Grants

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of providers in mental health services offered to American-Indian youths
    Arlene Rubin Stiffman
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1185-91. 2006
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  2. ncbi request reprint From early to late adolescence: American Indian youths' behavioral trajectories and their major influences
    Arlene Rubin Stiffman
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work Comorbidity and Addictions Center, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:849-58. 2007
    ..This article identifies behavioral trajectories of American Indian adolescents and examines their predictors...
  3. pmc Building a model to understand youth service access: the gateway provider model
    Arlene Rubin Stiffman
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 6:189-98. 2004
    ..Carise & O. Gurel, 2003) show that providers' perception of need, and their knowledge of resources, and their environment are related to the decision to offer or refer to services, supporting key aspects of the Model...
  4. pmc Field research with underserved minorities: the ideal and the real
    Arlene Rubin Stiffman
    The George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Comorbidity and Addictions Center, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    J Urban Health 82:iii56-66. 2005
    ..Of major import is the recognition that there are no easy answers to such issues within research...
  5. pmc Culture and environment as predictors of alcohol abuse/dependence symptoms in American Indian youths
    Mansoo Yu
    Department of Sociology, University of Nebraska Lincoln, 210 Benton Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588 0623, United States
    Addict Behav 32:2253-9. 2007
    ..The findings suggest further study of intervention and prevention efforts regarding the benefits from consideration of the complex relationships among multiple environmental variables...
  6. pmc HIV/AIDS protective factors among urban American Indian youths
    Flavio Francisco Marsiglia
    Southwest Interdiciplinary Research Center, Arizona State University School of Social Work, Tempe, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:745-58. 2006
    ..This study advances knowledge on sexual health risk and protective factors among American Indian adolescents, an understudied group, and provides implications for prevention intervention with American Indian youths and their families...
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behavior in urban American Indian adolescents: a comparison with reservation youth in a southwestern state
    Stacey Freedenthal
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:160-71. 2004
    ..Urban youth had fewer psychosocial problems, and in separate multivariate analyses, the groups shared no common correlate of attempted suicide. Different approaches to prevention and treatment may be warranted for urban Indian youth...
  8. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting American Indian adolescent tobacco use
    Mansoo Yu
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University, Campus Box 1196, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Addict Behav 30:889-904. 2005
    ..Therefore, environmental and mental health factors should be assessed for and incorporated into tobacco use intervention and prevention plans for American Indian youth in both reservation and urban areas...
  9. ncbi request reprint Functioning mediates between symptoms and provider assessment
    Catherine Woodstock Striley
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 5:155-71. 2003
    ..55%) than in a model not including functioning. Functioning may explain the relationship between symptoms and assessment, but organizational and individual provider variables explain service variance...
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with successful functioning in American Indian youths
    Hiie Silmere
    The George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Comorbidity and Addictions Center, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 13:23-47. 2006
    ..Family satisfaction was positively related to overall successful functioning, whereas misbehaving peers, living in a dysfunctional neighborhood, and experiencing child abuse had an inverse relationship with success...

Research Grants8

  1. Advancing Social Work Research in Addictions and HIV
    Arlene Stiffman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The intention is that this will be the first of a series of conferences hosted sequentially by the funded centers. ..
  2. YOUTHS' ACCESS TO MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES: A CAREER AWARD
    Arlene Stiffman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..What is the relationship of problem persistence to service configuration change over time? and; 3.) What is the relationship of barriers (which will change over time) to changes in service configurations? ..
  3. ADOLESCENT AMERICAN INDIAN MULTISECTOR HELP INQUIRY
    Arlene Stiffman; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  4. Intervention for Multisector Provider Enhancement
    Arlene Stiffman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..IMPROVE also represents a consortium between the Division of Family Services (Thompson), and Washington University (Stiffman). ..