John K Williams

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Does a history of trauma contribute to HIV risk for women of color? Implications for prevention and policy
    Gail E Wyatt
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza NPI Room C8 871C, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:660-5. 2002
  2. pmc A sexual risk and stress reduction intervention designed for HIV-positive bisexual African American men with childhood sexual abuse histories
    John K Williams
    University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, 760 Westwood Plaza, 38 260, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1476-84. 2013
  3. pmc A confirmatory model for substance use among Japanese American and part-Japanese American adolescents
    John Kino Yamaguchi Williams
    University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 12:82-105. 2013
  4. pmc Migration challenges among Zimbabwean refugees before, during and post arrival in South Africa
    Erhabor Sunday Idemudia
    North West University MC, Department of Psychology, Mmbatho, South Africa
    J Inj Violence Res 5:17-27. 2013
  5. pmc Learning from successful interventions: A culturally congruent HIV risk-reduction intervention for African American men who have sex with men and women
    John K Williams
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1008-12. 2009
  6. pmc Risk reduction for HIV-positive African American and Latino men with histories of childhood sexual abuse
    John K Williams
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza, Suite C8 871C, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 37:763-72. 2008
  7. pmc The four Cs of HIV prevention with African Americans: crisis, condoms, culture, and community
    John K Williams
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 7:185-93. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial issues among gay- and non-gay-identifying HIV-seropositive African American and Latino MSM
    John K Williams
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 10:268-86. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessing sexual health behaviors of resident physicians and graduate students
    John K Williams
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hawaii, John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 27:44-9. 2003
  10. pmc Sexual behavior, sexual identity, and substance abuse among low-income bisexual and non-gay-identifying African American men who have sex with men
    Nina T Harawa
    Department of Research, Charles R Drew University, 1731 E 120th St, Third Floor, Hawkins Bldg, Room 3090, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 37:748-62. 2008

Research Grants

  1. An HIV Intervention for Black Men at Risk
    John Williams; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Does a history of trauma contribute to HIV risk for women of color? Implications for prevention and policy
    Gail E Wyatt
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza NPI Room C8 871C, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:660-5. 2002
    ..We investigated history of abuse and other HIV-related risk factors in a community sample of 490 HIV-positive and HIV-negative African American, European American, and Latina women...
  2. pmc A sexual risk and stress reduction intervention designed for HIV-positive bisexual African American men with childhood sexual abuse histories
    John K Williams
    University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, 760 Westwood Plaza, 38 260, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1476-84. 2013
    ..Yet, traumatic stress is rarely addressed in HIV interventions. We tested a stress-focused sexual risk reduction intervention for African American MSMW with CSA histories...
  3. pmc A confirmatory model for substance use among Japanese American and part-Japanese American adolescents
    John Kino Yamaguchi Williams
    University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 12:82-105. 2013
    ..Models had good overall fits and suggested that conflict surrounding cultural identity may contribute to substance use...
  4. pmc Migration challenges among Zimbabwean refugees before, during and post arrival in South Africa
    Erhabor Sunday Idemudia
    North West University MC, Department of Psychology, Mmbatho, South Africa
    J Inj Violence Res 5:17-27. 2013
    ..Such research is essential as large numbers of Zimbabweans may be at risk for emotional and physical trauma during this process...
  5. pmc Learning from successful interventions: A culturally congruent HIV risk-reduction intervention for African American men who have sex with men and women
    John K Williams
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1008-12. 2009
    ..These elements include having gender specificity, a target population, a theoretical foundation, cultural and historical congruence, skill-building components, and well-defined goals...
  6. pmc Risk reduction for HIV-positive African American and Latino men with histories of childhood sexual abuse
    John K Williams
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza, Suite C8 871C, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 37:763-72. 2008
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  7. pmc The four Cs of HIV prevention with African Americans: crisis, condoms, culture, and community
    John K Williams
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 7:185-93. 2010
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  8. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial issues among gay- and non-gay-identifying HIV-seropositive African American and Latino MSM
    John K Williams
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 10:268-86. 2004
    ..Implications of these psychosocial issues for HIV-seropositive gay- and non-gay-identifying African American and Latino MSM with histories of sexual abuse in future interventions are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessing sexual health behaviors of resident physicians and graduate students
    John K Williams
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hawaii, John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 27:44-9. 2003
    ..To compare the sexual practices of 44 resident physicians with those of 88 nonmedical graduate students, including law students and master's-level social work students, by using the Safe Sex Behavioral Questionnaire (SSBQ)...
  10. pmc Sexual behavior, sexual identity, and substance abuse among low-income bisexual and non-gay-identifying African American men who have sex with men
    Nina T Harawa
    Department of Research, Charles R Drew University, 1731 E 120th St, Third Floor, Hawkins Bldg, Room 3090, Los Angeles, CA 90059, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 37:748-62. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse and medication adherence among HIV-positive women with histories of child sexual abuse
    Honghu Liu
    UCLA Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Los Angeles, California 90095 1736, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:279-86. 2006
    ..Additional research on how CSA experiences impact health behaviors is needed to help develop culturally congruent interventions to reduce risk behaviors and facilitate better medication adherence for this vulnerable population...
  12. pmc Using novel methods to examine stress among HIV-positive African American men who have sex with men and women
    Dorie A Glover
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    J Behav Med 36:283-94. 2013
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  13. ncbi request reprint Child sexual abuse: associations with the sexual functioning of adolescents and adults
    Tamra Burns Loeb
    University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, 90095 1759, USA
    Annu Rev Sex Res 13:307-45. 2002
    ..We use a developmental framework to guide our understanding of the effects of CSA, as well as gender and ethnic differences, on the sexual functioning of male and female survivors...
  14. pmc Perceptions towards condom use, sexual activity, and HIV disclosure among HIV-positive African American men who have sex with men: implications for heterosexual transmission
    Nina T Harawa
    Charles B Drew University of Medicine and Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Urban Health 83:682-94. 2006
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  15. pmc Gender role conflict among African American men who have sex with men and women: associations with mental health and sexual risk and disclosure behaviors
    Trista A Bingham
    HIV Epidemiology Program, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90005, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:127-33. 2013
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  16. ncbi request reprint HIV-positive black women with histories of childhood sexual abuse: patterns of substance use and barriers to health care
    Gail E Wyatt
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:9-23. 2005
    ..Implications for future research and culturally relevant prevention and intervention programs are discussed...
  17. pmc Are cultural values and beliefs included in U.S. based HIV interventions?
    Gail E Wyatt
    University of California, Los Angeles, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute of Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Prev Med 55:362-70. 2012
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  18. ncbi request reprint Pilot assessment of HIV gene therapy-hematopoietic stem cell clinical trial acceptability among minority patients and their advisors
    William Douglas King
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:1123-8. 2010
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  19. pmc On the outside looking in: promoting HIV/AIDS research initiated by African American investigators
    Gail E Wyatt
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S48-53. 2009
    ..We discuss progress toward eliminating disparities experienced by African American HIV/AIDS researchers at the individual, academic institution, and sociopolitical levels...
  20. ncbi request reprint African-American sexuality and HIV/AIDS: recommendations for future research
    Gail E Wyatt
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:44-8, 50-1. 2008
    ..Conducting research to better understand African-American sexuality will facilitate the development of behavioral interventions that address health, HIV and mental health risk reduction within the context of African-American life...
  21. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence: associations with low infant birthweight in a South African birth cohort
    Nastassja Koen
    Department of Psychiatry, Groote Schuur Hospital J2, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
    Metab Brain Dis 29:281-99. 2014
    ..Further research is needed in this field to assess the relevant underlying mechanisms, to inform public health policies and to develop appropriate trauma IPV interventions for LMIC settings...
  22. pmc Community-based implementation and effectiveness in a randomized trial of a risk reduction intervention for HIV-serodiscordant couples: study protocol
    Alison B Hamilton
    UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, 760 Westwood Plaza, 38 240 NPI, Box 175919, 90024 1759 Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Implement Sci 9:79. 2014
    ..This five-year study investigates community-based implementation, effectiveness, and sustainability of 'Eban II,' an evidence-based risk reduction intervention for African-American heterosexual, serodiscordant couples...
  23. pmc Depression among Black bisexual men with early and later life adversities
    Vincent C Allen
    Department of Psychology, University of California
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 20:128-37. 2014
    ..These findings illustrate pathways by which Black MSMW's early vulnerability for depression is either exacerbated or attenuated by their experiences as adults...

Research Grants2

  1. An HIV Intervention for Black Men at Risk
    John Williams; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Understanding these associations may be important in improving mental and physical health of this vulnerable population of men. ..