Nan Sook Park

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mixed methods study of social engagement in assisted living communities: challenges and implications for serving older men
    Nan Sook Park
    School of Social Work, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620 6600, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 52:767-83. 2009
  2. pmc The mediating role of loneliness in the relation between social engagement and depressive symptoms among older Korean Americans: do men and women differ?
    Nan Sook Park
    School of Social Work, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:193-201. 2013
  3. pmc An empirical typology of social networks and its association with physical and mental health: a study with older Korean immigrants
    Nan Sook Park
    School of Social Work, University of South Florida, Tampa
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 70:67-76. 2015
  4. doi request reprint The impact of social resources on depressive symptoms in racially and ethnically diverse older adults: variations by groups with differing health risks
    Nan Sook Park
    School of Social Work, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Res Aging 36:322-42. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Correlates of attitudes toward personal aging in older assisted living residents
    Nan Sook Park
    a School of Social Work, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 58:232-52. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Typologies of religiousness/spirituality: implications for health and well-being
    Nan Sook Park
    School of Social Work, University of South Florida, 4202 East Fowler Avenue, MGY 132, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    J Relig Health 52:828-39. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in the association between symptoms of depression and self-rated mental health among older adults
    Yuri Jang
    School of Social Work, The University of Texas at Austin, 1925 San Jacinto Blvd, D3500, Austin, TX, 78712, USA
    Community Ment Health J 50:325-30. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Neighborhood effects on the self-rated health of older adults from four racial/ethnic groups
    Jung Eun Ko
    a School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Soc Work Public Health 29:89-99. 2014
  9. doi request reprint The association between self-rated mental health and symptoms of depression in Korean American older adults
    Yuri Jang
    School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Aging Ment Health 16:481-5. 2012

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Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Mixed methods study of social engagement in assisted living communities: challenges and implications for serving older men
    Nan Sook Park
    School of Social Work, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620 6600, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 52:767-83. 2009
    ..Participants were selected from eight AL communities in a Southern state. Results indicate that men's social worlds are limited and AL practices do not favor men's preferences. Practice implications in AL communities are discussed...
  2. pmc The mediating role of loneliness in the relation between social engagement and depressive symptoms among older Korean Americans: do men and women differ?
    Nan Sook Park
    School of Social Work, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:193-201. 2013
    ..Various indices of social engagement were considered including living arrangement, social network, and activity participation...
  3. pmc An empirical typology of social networks and its association with physical and mental health: a study with older Korean immigrants
    Nan Sook Park
    School of Social Work, University of South Florida, Tampa
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 70:67-76. 2015
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  4. doi request reprint The impact of social resources on depressive symptoms in racially and ethnically diverse older adults: variations by groups with differing health risks
    Nan Sook Park
    School of Social Work, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Res Aging 36:322-42. 2014
    ..Of particular interest was that the positive impact of social support was most pronounced in the moderate health risk group. ..
  5. doi request reprint Correlates of attitudes toward personal aging in older assisted living residents
    Nan Sook Park
    a School of Social Work, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 58:232-52. 2015
    ..Health perception mediated attitudes toward personal aging. Findings suggest the importance of social workers helping older AL residents recognize social support as a means of promoting their positive self-regard. ..
  6. doi request reprint Typologies of religiousness/spirituality: implications for health and well-being
    Nan Sook Park
    School of Social Work, University of South Florida, 4202 East Fowler Avenue, MGY 132, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    J Relig Health 52:828-39. 2013
    ..The four classes were distinctively different in psychological well-being, in that the highly religious class was most likely to be happy and satisfied with finances and least likely to be psychologically distressed...
  7. doi request reprint Racial/ethnic differences in the association between symptoms of depression and self-rated mental health among older adults
    Yuri Jang
    School of Social Work, The University of Texas at Austin, 1925 San Jacinto Blvd, D3500, Austin, TX, 78712, USA
    Community Ment Health J 50:325-30. 2014
    ..The study explored potential sources of racial/ethnic differences in subjective reports of mental health and called attention to older minorities with advanced ages and cormorbid conditions in mental health services and interventions. ..
  8. doi request reprint Neighborhood effects on the self-rated health of older adults from four racial/ethnic groups
    Jung Eun Ko
    a School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Soc Work Public Health 29:89-99. 2014
    ..The findings show the overall importance of neighborhood context in the health of older adults and indicate different implications of neighborhood characteristics for diverse racial/ethnic groups. ..
  9. doi request reprint The association between self-rated mental health and symptoms of depression in Korean American older adults
    Yuri Jang
    School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Aging Ment Health 16:481-5. 2012
    ..The study examined the association of self-rated mental health (SRMH) with three measures of depressive symptoms (the short form CES-D, GDS-SF, and PHQ-9) in Korean American older adults...