G H Brody

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Affiliation: University of Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Contextual amplification of pubertal transition effects on deviant peer affiliation and externalizing behavior among African American children
    Xiaojia Ge
    Department of Human and Community Development, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    Dev Psychol 38:42-54. 2002
  2. ncbi The Strong African American Families Program: a cluster-randomized prevention trial of long-term effects and a mediational model
    Gene H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:356-66. 2006
  3. ncbi Longitudinal direct and indirect pathways linking older sibling competence to the development of younger sibling competence
    Gene H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 4527, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:618-28. 2003
  4. ncbi Neighborhood disadvantage moderates associations of parenting and older sibling problem attitudes and behavior with conduct disorders in African American children
    Gene H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 4527, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:211-22. 2003
  5. ncbi Longitudinal pathways to competence and psychological adjustment among African American children living in rural single-parent households
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 4527, USA
    Child Dev 73:1505-16. 2002
  6. ncbi Unique and protective contributions of parenting and classroom processes to the adjustment of African American children living in single-parent families
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 4527, USA
    Child Dev 73:274-86. 2002
  7. ncbi The influence of neighborhood disadvantage, collective socialization, and parenting on African American children's affiliation with deviant peers
    G H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    Child Dev 72:1231-46. 2001
  8. ncbi Linking parenting processes and self-regulation to psychological functioning and alcohol use during early adolescence
    G H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, Dawson Hall, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Fam Psychol 15:82-94. 2001
  9. ncbi Maternal resources, parenting practices, and child competence in rural, single-parent African American families
    G H Brody
    University of Georgia, Department of Child and Family Development, Athens 30602, USA
    Child Dev 69:803-16. 1998
  10. ncbi African American single mothers and children in context: a review of studies on risk and resilience
    V M Murry
    Center for Family Research, Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 4:133-55. 2001

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Publications64

  1. ncbi Contextual amplification of pubertal transition effects on deviant peer affiliation and externalizing behavior among African American children
    Xiaojia Ge
    Department of Human and Community Development, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    Dev Psychol 38:42-54. 2002
    ..Early-maturing children with harsh and inconsistent parents were significantly more likely to have externalizing problems...
  2. ncbi The Strong African American Families Program: a cluster-randomized prevention trial of long-term effects and a mediational model
    Gene H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:356-66. 2006
    ..Intervention-induced changes in youth protective factors mediated the effect of group assignment on long-term changes in use...
  3. ncbi Longitudinal direct and indirect pathways linking older sibling competence to the development of younger sibling competence
    Gene H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 4527, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:618-28. 2003
    ..Structural equation modeling controlled for Wave 1 YS competence; thus, the model accounted for change in YS competence across 3 years...
  4. ncbi Neighborhood disadvantage moderates associations of parenting and older sibling problem attitudes and behavior with conduct disorders in African American children
    Gene H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 4527, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:211-22. 2003
    ..Future research and prevention programs should focus on the specific neighborhood processes associated with increased vulnerability for behavior problems...
  5. ncbi Longitudinal pathways to competence and psychological adjustment among African American children living in rural single-parent households
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 4527, USA
    Child Dev 73:1505-16. 2002
    ..The data were reanalyzed controlling for Wave 1 child competence and adjustment. All paths remained significant, indicating that the model accounted for change in child competence and adjustment across 2 years...
  6. ncbi Unique and protective contributions of parenting and classroom processes to the adjustment of African American children living in single-parent families
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 4527, USA
    Child Dev 73:274-86. 2002
    ..Further research is needed to examine processes in both family and school contexts that promote child competence and resilience...
  7. ncbi The influence of neighborhood disadvantage, collective socialization, and parenting on African American children's affiliation with deviant peers
    G H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    Child Dev 72:1231-46. 2001
    ..The effects of nurturant/involved parenting and collective socialization were most pronounced for children residing in the most disadvantaged neighborhoods...
  8. ncbi Linking parenting processes and self-regulation to psychological functioning and alcohol use during early adolescence
    G H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, Dawson Hall, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA
    J Fam Psychol 15:82-94. 2001
    ..Parenting at Wave 2 was associated with youth self-regulation. Youth self-regulation at Wave 2 mediated the paths from parenting practices at Wave 2 to youth psychological functioning and alcohol use at Wave 3...
  9. ncbi Maternal resources, parenting practices, and child competence in rural, single-parent African American families
    G H Brody
    University of Georgia, Department of Child and Family Development, Athens 30602, USA
    Child Dev 69:803-16. 1998
    ..The proximal variables were, in turn, indirectly linked with children's cognitive competence, social competence, and internalizing problems through their association with the children's development of self-regulation...
  10. ncbi African American single mothers and children in context: a review of studies on risk and resilience
    V M Murry
    Center for Family Research, Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 4:133-55. 2001
    ..Studies also are needed to disentangle the interactions between economic stress and parenting behavior and to determine the extent to which the findings can be applied to middle-income single African American parents...
  11. ncbi Linking maternal efficacy beliefs, developmental goals, parenting practices, and child competence in rural single-parent African American families
    G H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    Child Dev 70:1197-208. 1999
    ..Competence-promoting parenting practices were indirectly linked with children's academic and psychosocial competence through their association with children's self-regulation...
  12. pmc Linking parental socialization to interpersonal protective processes, academic self-presentation, and expectations among rural African American youth
    Velma McBride Murry
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, GA, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 15:1-10. 2009
    ..The results highlight the need to disaggregate racial and ethnic socialization to attain a better understanding of the ways in which these parenting domains uniquely forecast youth self-pride and academic orientation...
  13. ncbi The Strong African American Families program: longitudinal pathways to sexual risk reduction
    Velma McBride Murry
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
    J Adolesc Health 41:333-42. 2007
    ..To identify the mechanisms by which intervention-induced increases in adaptive parenting were associated with a reduction in sexual risk behavior among rural African American adolescents across a 29-month period...
  14. ncbi Maternal psychological functioning, family processes, and child adjustment in rural, single-parent, African American families
    G H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    Dev Psychol 33:1000-11. 1997
    ..An alternative partially mediated model improved the fit of the data for families with boys...
  15. ncbi Sibling relationship quality: its causes and consequences
    G H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 49:1-24. 1998
    ....
  16. ncbi Attributions in marriage: examining the entailment model in dyadic context
    A Davey
    Department of Child and Family Development, 210 McPhaul Center, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602 3623, USA
    J Fam Psychol 15:721-34. 2001
    ..Examination of cross-spouse effects revealed significant effects and provided a better fit than a model with no cross-spouse effects. The importance of including cross-spouse effects in attributional models is discussed...
  17. doi Change in caregiver depression as a function of the Strong African American Families Program
    Steven R H Beach
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Fam Psychol 22:241-52. 2008
    ..Results support the link between reduced depressive symptoms and stronger family relationships, particularly the importance of enhanced parenting efficacy in alleviating depressive symptoms...
  18. ncbi The strong African American families program: prevention of youths' high-risk behavior and a test of a model of change
    Gene H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development, Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:1-11. 2006
    ..Changes in regulated, communicative parenting mediated the intervention's impact on youths' recognition of changes in parenting, which in turn was linked to changes in youths' high-risk behavior...
  19. ncbi Correlates of elevated depressive symptoms among rural African American adults with type 2 diabetes
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
    Ethn Dis 17:106-12. 2007
    ..The study objective was to examine the health-related and sociocontextual correlates of elevated depressive symptoms among rural African American adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus...
  20. pmc Parenting moderates a genetic vulnerability factor in longitudinal increases in youths' substance use
    Gene H Brody
    University of Georgia, Center for Family Research, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:1-11. 2009
    ..This study demonstrates that parenting processes have the potential to ameliorate genetic risk...
  21. ncbi Protective longitudinal paths linking child competence to behavioral problems among African American siblings
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research Institute for Behavioral Research, and Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Child Dev 75:455-67. 2004
    ..The importance of replicating processes leading to outcomes among children in the same study is discussed...
  22. ncbi Perceived discrimination and the adjustment of African American youths: a five-year longitudinal analysis with contextual moderation effects
    Gene H Brody
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Child Dev 77:1170-89. 2006
    ..The findings thus identify contextual variables that moderate the contribution of perceived discrimination to African American youths' adjustment...
  23. pmc A cascade model connecting life stress to risk behavior among rural African American emerging adults
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 22:667-78. 2010
    ..The findings supported a stress proliferation framework, in which primary stressors affect increases in secondary stressors that carry forward to influence changes in risk behaviors that can potentially compromise mental health...
  24. pmc Differential susceptibility to parenting among African American youths: testing the DRD4 hypothesis
    Steven R H Beach
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Fam Psychol 24:513-21. 2010
    ....
  25. pmc Methylation at 5HTT mediates the impact of child sex abuse on women's antisocial behavior: an examination of the Iowa adoptee sample
    Steven R H Beach
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, 510 Boyd GSRC, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Psychosom Med 73:83-7. 2011
    ....
  26. doi Linking parenting and informal mentor processes to depressive symptoms among rural African American young adult men
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 16:299-306. 2010
    ..Support from an informal mentor moderated the link between autonomy-promoting parenting and self-regulatory processes. Findings suggest malleable targets for intervention development with this population...
  27. pmc The role of religiosity in the relationship between parents, peers, and adolescent risky sexual behavior
    Antoinette Landor
    Department of Child and Family Development, University of Georgia, 305 Sanford Dr, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 40:296-309. 2011
    ..Findings also indicated the importance of messages about sexual behavior that are transmitted to adolescents by their peers. Theoretical and policy implications of the findings are discussed...
  28. doi Psychological functioning, support for self-management, and glycemic control among rural African American adults with diabetes mellitus type 2
    Gene H Brody
    University of Georgia, Center for Family Research, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S83-90. 2008
    ..To test a contextual-ecological model of factors relevant for glycemic control in an understudied and vulnerable population of persons with diabetes mellitus Type 2...
  29. pmc Risk and protective factors for unprotected intercourse among rural African American young adults
    Steven M Kogan
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Public Health Rep 125:709-17. 2010
    ..Predictors were derived from ecological and self-regulatory theories of risk behavior...
  30. pmc 5-HTTLPR status moderates the effect of early adolescent substance use on risky sexual behavior
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30605 4527, USA
    Health Psychol 29:471-6. 2010
    ..This VNTR has been associated with risk-taking behavior...
  31. pmc Long-term effects of the strong African American families program on youths' conduct problems
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30605 4527, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:474-81. 2008
    ..The program is based on a contextual model in which intervention effects on parental behavior and youth protective factors are hypothesized to lead to behavior changes...
  32. doi Self-regulatory problems mediate the association of contextual stressors and unprotected intercourse among rural, African American, young adult men
    Steven M Kogan
    University of Georgia, Center for Family Research, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Health Psychol 16:50-7. 2011
    ..Religious involvement and family support interacted with contextual stressors to predict diminished associations with self-regulatory problems...
  33. doi Change in caregiver depression in response to parent training: genetic moderation of intervention effects
    Steven R H Beach
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Fam Psychol 23:112-7. 2009
    ....
  34. doi Prevention effects moderate the association of 5-HTTLPR and youth risk behavior initiation: gene x environment hypotheses tested via a randomized prevention design
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Child Dev 80:645-61. 2009
    ..Control youths at genetic risk initiated risk behavior at twice the rate of SAAF youths at genetic risk and youths not at genetic risk in either condition...
  35. pmc Participation in a family-centered prevention program decreases genetic risk for adolescents' risky behaviors
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Pediatrics 124:911-7. 2009
    ..important question in pediatric medicine: can participation in an efficacious preventive intervention ameliorate the risk that a genetic vulnerability factor is hypothesized to confer on increases in risk behaviors across preadolescence?..
  36. doi Depressive symptomatology mediates the effect of socioeconomic disadvantage on HbA(1c) among rural African Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Steven M Kogan
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    J Psychosom Res 67:289-96. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that rural African Americans' financial distress, community disadvantage, and educational attainment would predict glycemic control, indirectly, via effects on depressive symptoms...
  37. pmc Child maltreatment moderates the association of MAOA with symptoms of depression and antisocial personality disorder
    Steven R H Beach
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Fam Psychol 24:12-20. 2010
    ....
  38. ncbi Supportive parenting moderates the effect of discrimination upon anger, hostile view of relationships, and violence among African American boys
    Ronald L Simons
    Department of Sociology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 47:373-89. 2006
    ..Second, supportive parenting lowers the risk that anger or a hostile view of relationships, when they develop, will result in violence...
  39. ncbi Partnering with community stakeholders: engaging rural African American families in basic research and The Strong African American Families Preventive Intervention Program
    Velma McBride Murry
    Center for Family Research, Institute for Behavioral Research, The University of Georgia, Athens 30602 4527, USA
    J Marital Fam Ther 30:271-83. 2004
    ..The Center's researchers have formulated future directions for engaging rural families in basic research and preventive intervention programs...
  40. ncbi Longitudinal links among parenting, self-presentations to peers, and the development of externalizing and internalizing symptoms in African American siblings
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 17:185-205. 2005
    ..Wave 2 self-presentations were linked indirectly with changes from Wave 1 to Wave 3 in externalizing and internalizing symptoms through their association with academic competence...
  41. ncbi Longitudinal pathways to psychological adjustment among Black youth living in single-parent households
    Sooyeon Kim
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    J Fam Psychol 19:305-13. 2005
    ..The hypothesized model was retested, controlling for Wave 1 youth externalizing and internalizing behaviors. All paths remained significant, indicating that the model accounted for change in youth psychological adjustment across 4 years...
  42. ncbi The Strong African American Families Program: translating research into prevention programming
    Gene H Brody
    Department of Child and Family Development and Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, 30602 4527, USA
    Child Dev 75:900-17. 2004
    ..Intervention-induced changes in parenting mediated the effect of intervention group influences on changes in protective factors over a 7-month period...
  43. ncbi Risk and protective factors for substance use among African American high school dropouts
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 19:382-91. 2005
    ..Religious involvement directly predicted conventional peer affiliations and positive life orientation. Conventional peer affiliations mediated the other variables' influence on substance use...
  44. ncbi Metro status and African-American adolescents' risk for substance use
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602 4527, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:454-7. 2006
    ..Students in rural areas reported equivalent or higher rates of substance use than did students in urban or suburban areas. Attention to substance use prevention among rural African-American students is warranted...
  45. ncbi Effects of family risk factors on dosage and efficacy of a family-centered preventive intervention for rural African Americans
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, 1095 College Station Road, Athens, GA, 30602 4527, USA
    Prev Sci 7:281-91. 2006
    ..The results highlight the need for engagement strategies for recruiting and retaining high-risk families in preventive interventions...
  46. pmc Long-term effects of the strong African American families program on youths' alcohol use
    Gene H Brody
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30605 4527, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:281-5. 2010
    ....
  47. ncbi The influence of high school dropout on substance use among African American youth
    Steven M Kogan
    Center for Family Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 4527, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 4:35-51. 2005
    ..Compared with students, dropout youth were 1.6 times more likely to smoke cigarettes and 1.3 times more likely to smoke marijuana. Partial mediational effects emerged for problem behavior and use of cigarettes and marijuana...
  48. ncbi Heuristic model linking contextual processes to self-management in African American adults with type 2 diabetes
    G H Brody
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Educ 27:685-93. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: A comprehensive view of the environmental context will lead to new and more effective approaches in diabetes education and counseling for African American adults with type 2 diabetes...
  49. ncbi Effects of residential instability on Head Start children and their relationships with older siblings: influences of child emotionality and conflict between family caregivers
    Z Stoneman
    Institute of Human Development and Disability, University of Georgia, Athens 30602 4806, USA
    Child Dev 70:1246-62. 1999
    ..It was concluded that the effects of residential instability are complex and cannot be understood without considering child characteristics, such as temperament, and the family context in which the child lives...
  50. ncbi Economic pressure in African American families: a replication and extension of the family stress model
    Rand D Conger
    Department of Human and Community Development, University of California, Davis 95616 8523, USA
    Dev Psychol 38:179-93. 2002
    ..The results provide significant support for the family stress model of economic hardship and its generalizability to diverse populations...
  51. ncbi Positive parenting and child psychosocial adjustment in inner-city single-parent African American families. The role of maternal optimism
    Deborah J Jones
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, P O Box 6040, Morgantown, WV 26506 6040, USA
    Behav Modif 26:464-81. 2002
    ....
  52. ncbi A theory-based dual-focus alcohol intervention for preadolescents: the Strong African American Families Program
    Meg Gerrard
    Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, Ames, 50011 3180, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:185-95. 2006
    ....
  53. ncbi Family communication and religiosity related to substance use and sexual behavior in early adolescence: a test for pathways through self-control and prototype perceptions
    Thomas Ashby Wills
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 17:312-23. 2003
    ..Effects were also found for gender, parental education, and temperament characteristics. Implications for self-control theory and prevention research are discussed...
  54. ncbi Parenting behaviors and the occurrence and co-occurrence of depressive symptoms and conduct problems among african american children
    Irene J Kim
    University of California, Department of Human and Community Development, Davis, CA, USA
    J Fam Psychol 17:571-83. 2003
    ....
  55. ncbi The impact of parenting on risk cognitions and risk behavior: a study of mediation and moderation in a panel of African American adolescents
    Michael J Cleveland
    Iowa State University, USA
    Child Dev 76:900-16. 2005
    ..Additional analyses indicated that these protective effects were strongest among families residing in high-risk neighborhoods...
  56. ncbi Pubertal maturation and early substance use risks among African American children
    Xiaojia Ge
    Department of Human and Community Development, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:404-14. 2006
    ..Second, these changes were significantly more likely to occur among early maturing girls. Third, early physical maturation interacted with peer substance use to affect these changes...
  57. pmc Early experience with racial discrimination and conduct disorder as predictors of subsequent drug use: a critical period hypothesis
    Frederick X Gibbons
    Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, W112 lago, Ames, IA 50011 3180, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 88:S27-37. 2007
    ..The relations existed controlling for parents' reports of their use, discrimination experiences, and their socioeconomic status (SES). The impact of these early experiences on African American families is discussed...
  58. pmc African American children's depressive symptoms: the prospective effects of neighborhood disorder, stressful life events, and parenting
    Misaki N Natsuaki
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 51 East River Road, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 39:163-76. 2007
    ..The importance of examining correlates of depressive symptoms from a contextual framework, focusing on individuals, families, and neighborhood contexts, is emphasized...
  59. ncbi Self-control, symptomatology, and substance use precursors: test of a theoretical model in a community sample of 9-year-old children
    Thomas A Wills
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:205-15. 2007
    ..Multiple-group analyses indicated gender differences in paths from symptomatology to predisposing factors. Implications for understanding vulnerability to substance use are discussed...
  60. doi Placement shift, sibling relationship quality, and child outcomes in foster care: a controlled study
    L Oriana Linares
    Child Study Center, New York University New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Fam Psychol 21:736-43. 2007
    ..These findings highlight the importance of considering relationships between siblings and the risk that one poses to another before early placement decisions are made...
  61. ncbi Families and risk: prospective analyses of familial and social influences on adolescent substance use
    Elizabeth A Pomery
    Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, Ames, 50011, USA
    J Fam Psychol 19:560-70. 2005
    ..This interaction was stronger for families living in high-risk neighborhoods. Finally, siblings' willingness buffered the impact of peer use on targets' later use: Low sibling BW was associated with less evidence of peer influence...
  62. ncbi Ethnic pride and self-control related to protective and risk factors: test of the theoretical model for the strong African American families program
    Thomas A Wills
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Health Psychol 26:50-9. 2007
    ..To test a theoretical model of how ethnic pride and self-control are related to risk and protective factors...
  63. ncbi It's about timing and change: pubertal transition effects on symptoms of major depression among African American youths
    Xiaojia Ge
    Department of Human and Community Development, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:430-9. 2003
    ..Results support the early timing hypothesis for girls and the stressful change hypothesis for boys. Time at assessment is critical when examining boys' pubertal transition...
  64. pmc MAOA methylation is associated with nicotine and alcohol dependence in women
    Robert A Philibert
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:565-70. 2008
    ..10). We conclude that methylation of MAOA may play a significant role in common psychiatric illness and that further examination of epigenetic processes at this locus is in order...