family relations

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Summary: Behavioral, psychological, and social relations among various members of the nuclear family and the extended family.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Family function in families of children with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Jih Yuan Chen
    College of Nursing, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Fam Community Health 30:296-304. 2007
  2. ncbi Family functioning in children with chronic illness compared with healthy controls: a critical review
    Catherine B McClellan
    Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Pediatr 150:221-3, 223.e1-2. 2007
  3. ncbi Ethnic differences in adolescents' mental distress, social stress, and resources
    Heeseung Choi
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 S Damen Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Adolescence 41:263-83. 2006
  4. ncbi Family experiences associated with a child's diagnosis of fragile X or Down syndrome: evidence for disruption and resilience
    Julie Poehlmann
    Human Development and Family Studies, University of Wisconsin, 1430 Linden Dr, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Ment Retard 43:255-67. 2005
  5. ncbi Smoking behaviours in a remote Australian Indigenous community: the influence of family and other factors
    Vanessa Johnston
    Menzies School of Health Research, Institute of Advances Studies, Charles Darwin University, Northern Territory, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 67:1708-16. 2008
  6. ncbi Correlation between loneliness and social relationship among empty nest elderly in Anhui rural area, China
    Zhen Qiang Wu
    Department of Epidemiology and Statistics, School of Public Health, Anhui Medical University, Hefei 230032, China
    Aging Ment Health 14:108-12. 2010
  7. ncbi Suicidality in Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong: the role of family and cultural influences
    Wincy S C Chan
    HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:278-84. 2009
  8. ncbi Accommodating type 2 diabetes in the Chinese American family
    Catherine A Chesla
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Qual Health Res 15:240-55. 2005
  9. ncbi Teen-aged mothers in contemporary Britain
    Terrie E Moffitt
    King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 43:727-42. 2002
  10. ncbi Adolescent toothbrushing and the home environment: sociodemographic factors, family relationships and mealtime routines and disorganisation
    Kate A Levin
    Child and Adolescent Health Research Unit, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 38:10-8. 2010

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  1. ncbi Family function in families of children with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
    Jih Yuan Chen
    College of Nursing, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Fam Community Health 30:296-304. 2007
    ..These findings highlight the need to assist families to cope with the presence of serious illness in their children...
  2. ncbi Family functioning in children with chronic illness compared with healthy controls: a critical review
    Catherine B McClellan
    Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
    J Pediatr 150:221-3, 223.e1-2. 2007
  3. ncbi Ethnic differences in adolescents' mental distress, social stress, and resources
    Heeseung Choi
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 845 S Damen Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Adolescence 41:263-83. 2006
    ..Identified ethnic minority adolescents are vulnerable groups who require additional research and attention from health care providers...
  4. ncbi Family experiences associated with a child's diagnosis of fragile X or Down syndrome: evidence for disruption and resilience
    Julie Poehlmann
    Human Development and Family Studies, University of Wisconsin, 1430 Linden Dr, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Ment Retard 43:255-67. 2005
    ..Maternal descriptions highlighted positive attributes that contributed to family well-being and behavioral challenges that were a source of family stress...
  5. ncbi Smoking behaviours in a remote Australian Indigenous community: the influence of family and other factors
    Vanessa Johnston
    Menzies School of Health Research, Institute of Advances Studies, Charles Darwin University, Northern Territory, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 67:1708-16. 2008
    ..Specifically, this research supports the development of family-centred tobacco control interventions alongside wider policy initiatives to counter the normalisation of smoking and assist individuals to quit...
  6. ncbi Correlation between loneliness and social relationship among empty nest elderly in Anhui rural area, China
    Zhen Qiang Wu
    Department of Epidemiology and Statistics, School of Public Health, Anhui Medical University, Hefei 230032, China
    Aging Ment Health 14:108-12. 2010
    ..To study the possible associations between loneliness and social relationship (social support and family function) in Chinese empty nest elderly...
  7. ncbi Suicidality in Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong: the role of family and cultural influences
    Wincy S C Chan
    HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:278-84. 2009
    ..Previous studies focused solely on the medical and environmental risk factors, which were insufficient to give a holistic picture of adolescent suicidality...
  8. ncbi Accommodating type 2 diabetes in the Chinese American family
    Catherine A Chesla
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Qual Health Res 15:240-55. 2005
    ..accommodation included negotiating disease disclosure, protecting the family's meals, and maintaining ease in family relations despite diabetes symptoms...
  9. ncbi Teen-aged mothers in contemporary Britain
    Terrie E Moffitt
    King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 43:727-42. 2002
    ..This paper describes the circumstances of contemporary young mothers and their children from a nationally representative sample, and compares them to the circumstances of mothers who delayed childbearing beyond age 20...
  10. ncbi Adolescent toothbrushing and the home environment: sociodemographic factors, family relationships and mealtime routines and disorganisation
    Kate A Levin
    Child and Adolescent Health Research Unit, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 38:10-8. 2010
    ..The current study examines variables related to the family, including mealtime routines and family relationships to determine the best predictors of adolescent toothbrushing...
  11. ncbi Environmental correlates of physical activity in youth - a review and update
    I Ferreira
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Rev 8:129-54. 2007
    ..Further research should aim at longitudinal and intervention studies, and use more objective measures of PA and its potential (environmental) determinants...
  12. ncbi Sources and types of social support in youth physical activity
    Susan C Duncan
    Oregon Research Institute, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Health Psychol 24:3-10. 2005
    ..Significant correlations existed among the type factors. Future research should examine the sources and nature of support and the mechanisms through which social support influences youth physical activity...
  13. ncbi Evaluation of strategies used by family food preparers to influence healthy eating
    Emily Bourcier
    Center for Health Education and Research, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Appetite 41:265-72. 2003
    ..Findings have implications for designing dietary interventions to have the largest public health impact...
  14. pmc Relationships between quality of life and family function in caregiver
    Emiliano Rodríguez-Sánchez
    Unidad de investigación del Centro de Salud de La Alamedilla, Salamanca, Espana
    BMC Fam Pract 12:19. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to analyse the relationship between the functionality of the family and the QoL of caregivers of dependent relatives...
  15. ncbi The validity of proxy-based data in suicide research: a study of patients 50 years of age and older who attempted suicide. I. Psychiatric diagnoses
    K R Conner
    Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, New York 14642, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 104:204-9. 2001
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  16. ncbi Allostatic processes in the family
    Rena L Repetti
    University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 23:921-38. 2011
    ..Our analysis also suggests mechanisms that underlie resilience in risky family environments...
  17. ncbi Obesity and type 2 diabetes risk in midadult life: the role of childhood adversity
    Claudia Thomas
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 30 Guilford St, London WC1N 1EH, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 121:e1240-9. 2008
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  18. ncbi Associations between perceived family meal environment and parent intake of fruit, vegetables, and fat
    Kerri N Boutelle
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis MN 55454, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 35:24-9. 2003
    ..To describe the family mealtime environment and assess associations with adult fruit, vegetable, and fat intake...
  19. ncbi 'You are a man because you have children': experiences, reproductive health knowledge and treatment-seeking behaviour among men suffering from couple infertility in South Africa
    S J Dyer
    Reproductive Medicine Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Groote Schuur Hospital and Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Observatory 7925, South Africa
    Hum Reprod 19:960-7. 2004
    ..This study explores reproductive health knowledge, health-seeking behaviour and experiences related to involuntary childlessness in men suffering from couple infertility...
  20. ncbi Alternatives to the grandmother hypothesis: a meta-analysis of the association between grandparental and grandchild survival in patrilineal populations
    Beverly I Strassmann
    Department of Anthropology, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, P O Box 48106, Ann Arbor, MI 48106, USA
    Hum Nat 22:201-22. 2011
    ..We consider the extent to which these results may be influenced by the methodological limitations of the source studies, including the use of retrospective designs and inadequate controls for confounding variables such as wealth...
  21. pmc "It's almost expected": rural Australian Aboriginal women's reflections on smoking initiation and maintenance: a qualitative study
    Megan E Passey
    University Centre for Rural Health North Coast, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Lismore, NSW, Australia
    BMC Womens Health 11:55. 2011
    ..This study aimed to explore the factors contributing to smoking initiation among rural Aboriginal women and girls and the social context within which smoking behaviour occurs...
  22. ncbi Family context of mental health risk in Tsunami-exposed adolescents: findings from a pilot study in Sri Lanka
    K A S Wickrama
    Iowa State University Ames, IA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 64:713-23. 2007
    ..More importantly, findings from this pilot study emphasize the urgent need for larger systematic studies focusing on mental health following disaster exposure...
  23. ncbi Social networks and self-rated health in two French-speaking Canadian community dwelling populations over 65
    M V Zunzunegui
    SOLIDAGE, Universite de Montreal, McGill University, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 58:2069-81. 2004
    ..In conclusion, social networks, integration and support demonstrated unique positive associations with health. The nature of these associations may vary between populations and cultures...
  24. ncbi A preliminary investigation of family coping styles and psychological well-being among adolescent survivors of Hurricane Katrina
    Jacob M Vigil
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, USA
    J Fam Psychol 22:176-80. 2008
    ..These results highlight the importance of future research on both potential benefits and costs of family coping styles in adolescents affected by a large-scale disaster...
  25. ncbi Family functioning is associated with depressive symptoms in caregivers of acute stroke survivors
    Gary P Epstein-Lubow
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:947-55. 2009
    ..To determine whether family functioning is uniquely associated with caregiver depressive symptoms in the immediate aftermath of stroke...
  26. ncbi Understanding the food choice process of adolescents in the context of family and friends
    Isobel R Contento
    Department of Health and Behavior Studies, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, New York 10027, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:575-82. 2006
    ..To understand from the adolescents' own perspective the decision-making processes they use to make food choices on an everyday basis and how they resolve their need for personal control over food choices with the values of family and peers...
  27. ncbi Violent crime runs in families: a total population study of 12.5 million individuals
    T Frisell
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Psychol Med 41:97-105. 2011
    ..Etiological theory and prior research with small or selected samples suggest that interpersonal violence clusters in families. However, the strength and pattern of this aggregation remains mostly unknown...
  28. ncbi The validity of proxy-based data in suicide research: a study of patients 50 years of age and older who attempted suicide. II. Life events, social support and suicidal behavior
    K R Conner
    Center for the Study and Prevention of Suicide, University of Rochester Medical Center, 3300 Crittenden Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 104:452-7. 2001
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  29. ncbi Shift work at a modern offshore drilling rig
    V F Rodrigues
    , Campos Basin Business Unit, Avenida Elias Agostinho, 665, , Brazil
    J Hum Ergol (Tokyo) 30:167-72. 2001
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  30. ncbi Dissemination and effectiveness of multisystemic treatment in New Zealand: a benchmarking study
    Nicola M Curtis
    School of Psychology, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    J Fam Psychol 23:119-29. 2009
    ..e., offending behavior) and instrumental (i.e., youth compliance, family relations) treatment outcomes...
  31. ncbi A prospective study of the effects of marital status and family relations on young children's adjustment among African American and European American families
    D S Shaw
    Department of Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15260 0001, USA
    Child Dev 70:742-55. 1999
    The present study investigated the effects of divorce and family relations on young children's development prospectively, using an ethnically diverse sample of approximately 300 low-income families...
  32. ncbi Gender and marital status differences in depressive symptoms among elderly adults: the roles of family support and friend support
    Baoshan Zhang
    Center on Aging Psychology, Key Laboratory of Mental Health, Institute of Psychology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    Aging Ment Health 15:844-54. 2011
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  33. ncbi Association of family environment with children's television viewing and with low level of physical activity
    Jo Salmon
    Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research, School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
    Obes Res 13:1939-51. 2005
    ..This study examined associations between the family environment and children's television (TV) viewing and likelihood of being low-active...
  34. ncbi Positive parenting, family cohesion, and child social competence among immigrant Latino families
    Melinda S Leidy
    Department of Psychology, University of California at Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    J Fam Psychol 24:252-60. 2010
    ..The implications for family support programs for immigrant Latino families and their children are discussed...
  35. ncbi Multisystemic therapy for young offenders: families' experiences of therapeutic processes and outcomes
    Andrea Tighe
    Research Department of Clinical, Educational and Health Psychology, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    J Fam Psychol 26:187-97. 2012
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  36. ncbi Process and outcome in communication of genetic information within families: a systematic review
    Clara L Gaff
    Institute of Medical Genetics, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Eur J Hum Genet 15:999-1011. 2007
    ..Currently, there is insufficient information to inform the development of theoretically and empirically based practice to foster 'good' communication. The implications for future research are discussed...
  37. ncbi Unambiguous test results or individual independence? The role of clients and families in predictive BRCA-testing in the Netherlands compared to the USA
    Marianne Boenink
    University of Twente, Faculty of Behavioural Science, Department of Philosophy, Enschede, Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 72:1793-801. 2011
    ..By opening up for discussion the values implicit in BRCA-testing practices, the paper aims to contribute to debates on the overall desirability of these practices...
  38. pmc Characteristics of health information gatherers, disseminators, and blockers within families at risk of hereditary cancer: implications for family health communication interventions
    Laura M Koehly
    Social and Behavioral Research Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Building 31, Room B1B37D, 31 Center Drive MSC 2073, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:2203-9. 2009
    ..Given the importance of the dissemination of accurate family history to assess disease risk, we characterized the gatherers, disseminators, and blockers of health information within families at high genetic risk of cancer...
  39. ncbi Prognostic importance of marital quality for survival of congestive heart failure
    J C Coyne
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4283, USA
    Am J Cardiol 88:526-9. 2001
    ..Thus, when marital quality and NYHA class are considered jointly, they both make independent, statistically significant contributions to the prediction of patient mortality...
  40. ncbi Do daughters with eating disorders agree with their parents' perception of family functioning?
    Ida Dancyger
    Department of Psychiatry, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 46:135-9. 2005
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  41. pmc Behaviour problems, maternal internalising symptoms and family relations in families of adolescents and adults with fragile X syndrome
    J K Baker
    Department of Child and Adolescent Studies, California State University, Fullerton, Fullerton, CA 92831, USA
    J Intellect Disabil Res 56:984-95. 2012
    ..Studies have linked the behaviour problems of children with fragile X syndrome (FXS) to maternal well-being, but less is known about how behaviour problems relate to important family factors such as marital satisfaction and family cohesion...
  42. ncbi Intra-household relations and treatment decision-making for childhood illness: a Kenyan case study
    C S Molyneux
    Kenya Melical Research Institute, Centre for Geographic Medicine Research, Kilifi
    J Biosoc Sci 34:109-31. 2002
    ..Tentative implications for interventions aimed at improving the home management of malaria, and for further research, are presented...
  43. ncbi Adjustment in mothers of children with Asperger syndrome: an application of the double ABCX model of family adjustment
    Kenneth I Pakenham
    University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Autism 9:191-212. 2005
    ..Findings indicate the utility of the double ABCX model in guiding research into parental adjustment when caring for a child with Asperger syndrome. Limitations of the study and clinical implications are discussed...
  44. ncbi Psychosocial factors and caregivers' distress: effects of familism and dysfunctional thoughts
    Andres Losada
    Psychology Department, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos 28922, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain
    Aging Ment Health 14:193-202. 2010
    ..Caring for a relative with dementia is linked with negative psychological and physical consequences for the caregiver. The number of studies analyzing the influence of specific values and thoughts on caregivers' distress remains sparse...
  45. ncbi Development and validation of the Family Health Behavior Scale
    Jennette Palcic Moreno
    Department of Pediatrics Nutrition, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Pediatr Obes 6:e480-6. 2011
    ..The purpose of the current study was to develop a psychometrically sound, parent-report measure of family and child behaviors related to obesity in children between 5- and 12-years-old...
  46. ncbi Status homogamy in the preindustrial marriage market: partner selection according to age, social origin, and place of birth in nineteenth-century rural Sweden
    Martin Dribe
    Lund Univ, Sweden Univ of Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Fam Hist 34:387-406. 2009
    ..The authors also find some indications of exchange of characteristics in the partner selection process...
  47. ncbi The role of familism in the relation between parent-child discord and psychological distress among emerging adults of Mexican descent
    Brenda Hernandez
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, 603 East Daniel Street, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    J Fam Psychol 24:105-14. 2010
    ..Study findings highlight the need to consider that, under certain conditions, familism may increase risk of distress among emerging adults...
  48. ncbi Sources of income and depression in elderly Hong Kong Chinese: mediating and moderating effects of social support and financial strain
    K L Chou
    Sau Po Centre on Aging, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
    Aging Ment Health 8:212-21. 2004
    ..Specific and effective interventions must be developed for those who are financially independent or on welfare...
  49. ncbi Quick, simple measures of family relationships for use in clinical practice and research. A systematic review
    Rachel Pritchett
    Centre for Population and Health Sciences, University of Glasgow, Caledonian House, RHSC Yorkhill, Glasgow G3 8SJ, UK
    Fam Pract 28:172-87. 2011
    ..Various measures exist for assessing constructs in the areas of parent-child relationships, parental practices and discipline, parental beliefs, marital quality, global family functioning and situation-specific measures...
  50. pmc Parent-child interactions, peripheral serotonin, and self-inflicted injury in adolescents
    Sheila E Crowell
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:15-21. 2008
    ..These findings underscore the importance of considering both biological and environmental risk factors in understanding and treating self-injuring adolescents...
  51. ncbi Social problem solving, family functioning, and suicidal ideation among Chinese adolescents in Hong Kong
    Sylvia Y C Lai Kwok
    Department of Applied Social Studies, City University of Hong Kong, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Adolescence 44:391-406. 2009
    ..The theoretical and practical implications of the findings are discussed...
  52. ncbi Goodness-of-fit in family context: Infant temperament, marital quality, and early coparenting behavior
    Sarah J Schoppe-Sullivan
    Department of Human Development and Family Science, The Ohio State University, 1787 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, United States
    Infant Behav Dev 30:82-96. 2007
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  53. ncbi Coparental and family group-level dynamics during infancy: early family precursors of child and family functioning during preschool
    J P McHale
    Department of Psychology, Clark University, Worcester, MA 01610, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 10:39-59. 1998
    ..These parental reports of coparenting also explained unique variance in concurrent child behavior ratings. The significance of coparenting as a distinct family construct is discussed...
  54. ncbi Living with dementia: a systematic review of the influence of relationship factors
    Astri Ablitt
    Department of Psychology, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK
    Aging Ment Health 13:497-511. 2009
    ..This has now been corrected by a growing body of research on the relationships between people with dementia and the family members who care for them...
  55. ncbi Coming out to parents: perceptions of family relations, perceived resources, and identity expression as predictors of identity disclosure for gay and lesbian adolescents
    L K Waldner
    Department of Social Sciences, University of Houston Downtown, TX 77002, USA
    J Homosex 37:83-100. 1999
    This paper examines perceptions of family relations, identity expression, and pro-lesbian/gay resources as factors influencing coming out to parents...
  56. pmc Impact of early psychosocial factors (childhood socioeconomic factors and adversities) on future risk of type 2 diabetes, metabolic disturbances and obesity: a systematic review
    Teresa Tamayo
    Institute of Biometrics and Epidemiology, German Diabetes Center, Leibniz Center for Diabetes Research at Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    BMC Public Health 10:525. 2010
    ..Finally, we assumed that obesity might be a mediator for the association of childhood adversities with diabetes incidence. Therefore, we carried out a second review on obesity, applying a similar search strategy...
  57. ncbi Women's position within the household as a determinant of maternal health care use in Nepal
    Marie Furuta
    Department of Community Health Nursing, St Mary s College, Kurume, Japan
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 32:17-27. 2006
    ..In particular, how a woman's position within her household may affect the receipt of health care deserves further investigation...
  58. ncbi Childhood abuse, household dysfunction, and the risk of attempted suicide throughout the life span: findings from the Adverse Childhood Experiences Study
    S R Dube
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Adult and Community Health, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS K 45, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    JAMA 286:3089-96. 2001
    ..An expanding body of research suggests that childhood trauma and adverse experiences can lead to a variety of negative health outcomes, including attempted suicide among adolescents and adults...
  59. 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...
  60. ncbi The influence of assisted reproduction on family functioning and children's socio-emotional development: results from a European study
    J Barnes
    Institute for the Study of Children, Families and Social Issues, Birkbeck College, University of London, 7 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3RA, UK
    Hum Reprod 19:1480-7. 2004
    ..Some authors have suggested that it may contribute to more family stress than IVF...
  61. pmc Establishing family foundations: intervention effects on coparenting, parent/infant well-being, and parent-child relations
    Mark E Feinberg
    Prevention Research Center, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Fam Psychol 22:253-63. 2008
    ..These findings support the view that coparenting is a potentially malleable intervention target that may influence family relationships as well as parent and child well-being...
  62. ncbi The role of the family in preventing and intervening with substance use and misuse: a comprehensive review of family interventions, with a focus on young people
    Richard D B Velleman
    Mental Health Research and Development Unit, University of Bath, Bath, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:93-109. 2005
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  63. ncbi Correlations between family meals and psychosocial well-being among adolescents
    Marla E Eisenberg
    Center for Adolescent Health and Development, Department of Pediatrics, Medical School, University of Minnesota, MN, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:792-6. 2004
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  64. ncbi Pathways between profiles of family functioning, child security in the interparental subsystem, and child psychological problems
    Patrick T Davies
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 16:525-50. 2004
    ..Results are discussed in relation to how they inform and refine a family-wide model of the emotional security hypothesis...
  65. pmc Relationship of family caregiver burden with quality of care and psychopathology in a sample of Arab subjects with schizophrenia
    Muhammad A Zahid
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University P, O, Box 24923, Safat 13110, Kuwait
    BMC Psychiatry 10:71. 2010
    ..Questionnaire--IEQ-EU) and caregiver psychic distress on the one hand, and caregiver's/patient's socio-demographics, clinical features and indices of quality of care, on the other hand, compare with the pattern in the literature?..
  66. ncbi Mechanisms of change in multisystemic therapy: reducing delinquent behavior through therapist adherence and improved family and peer functioning
    S J Huey
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavior Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:451-67. 2000
    ..Therapist adherence to the MST protocol (based on multiple respondents) was associated with improved family relations (family cohesion, family functioning, and parent monitoring) and decreased delinquent peer affiliation, which,..
  67. ncbi An exploration of family influences on smoking among ethnically diverse adolescents
    Michelle C Kegler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Health Educ Behav 29:473-90. 2002
    ..White and American Indian youth were more likely to discuss that their parents felt it was their own decision as to whether or not to smoke than were the other groups...
  68. ncbi Should I stay or should I go? The impact of age norms on leaving home
    Francesco C Billari
    Carlo F Dondena Centre for Research on Social Dynamics and Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research, Universita Bocconi, Milan, Italy
    Demography 44:181-98. 2007
    ..In addition, the timing of leaving home is also associated with the perceived costs and benefits of leaving home and with the perceived housing market situation...
  69. ncbi Early predictors of deliberate self-harm among adolescents. A prospective follow-up study from age 3 to age 15
    Andre Sourander
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Turku University Hospital, 20520 Turku, Finland
    J Affect Disord 93:87-96. 2006
    ..To study predictors at age 3 and at age 12 for ideations and acts of deliberate self-harm at age 15 in a representative birth cohort...
  70. ncbi Effect of deployment on the occurrence of child maltreatment in military and nonmilitary families
    E Danielle Rentz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1199-206. 2007
    ..Intervention programs should be implemented to mitigate family dysfunction in times of potential stress...
  71. ncbi European adolescent substance use: the roles of family structure, function and gender
    Paul McArdle
    Fleming Nuffield Unit for Children and Young People, Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Addiction 97:329-36. 2002
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  72. ncbi Risk and resilience in lesbian and gay couples: comment on Solomon, Rothblum, and Balsam (2004)
    Robert Jay Green
    CSSP Clinical Psychology PhD Program, Alliant International University, San Francisco, CA 94113, USA
    J Fam Psychol 18:290-2. 2004
    ..Forming a civil union can be viewed as an outgrowth of successful coping with these risk factors--a sign of individual, couple, and family resilience in the face of adversity...
  73. ncbi A qualitative study on establishing and enforcing smoking rules in family cars
    Michelle Crozier Kegler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:493-7. 2008
    ..These findings have implications for designing intervention strategies to promote smoke-free cars and help family members to negotiate and enforce car smoking rules...
  74. ncbi The impact of maternal depression on familial relationships
    L Burke
    The Maudsley Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 15:243-55. 2003
    ..Children with two depressed parents are at an elevated risk of a negative outcome as compared to those with only one depressed parent. Finally the various interventions, management, and recommendations are examined...
  75. pmc Recent developments: suicide in older people
    Henry O'Connell
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, Hospital 4, St James s Hospital, Dublin 8, Republic of Ireland
    BMJ 329:895-9. 2004
  76. ncbi Children on the homefront: the experience of children from military families
    Anita Chandra
    RAND Corporation, Arlington, Virginia 22202, USA
    Pediatrics 125:16-25. 2010
    ..Multivariate regression analyses assessed the association between family characteristics, deployment histories, and child outcomes...
  77. ncbi Family functioning in lesbian families created by donor insemination
    Katrien Vanfraussen
    Department of Developmental and Life Span Psychology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 73:78-90. 2003
    ..Furthermore, the lesbian social mother has as much authority as does the father in heterosexual families...
  78. ncbi Mutual influence of marital conflict and children's behavior problems: shared and nonshared family risks
    Jennifer Jenkins
    Department of Human Development and Applied Psychology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Child Dev 76:24-39. 2005
    ..Differences between siblings in exposure to conflict and the extent to which siblings were a source of argument increased more in stepfamilies than in biological families. Boys were exposed to more conflict over time than were girls...
  79. ncbi Child maltreatment in enlisted soldiers' families during combat-related deployments
    Deborah A Gibbs
    Children and Families Program, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    JAMA 298:528-35. 2007
    ..Parental stress is believed to play a critical role in child maltreatment, and deployment is often stressful for military families...
  80. ncbi A qualitative study of how families decide to adopt household smoking restrictions
    Michelle Crozier Kegler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Fam Community Health 30:328-41. 2007
    ..These findings have implications for designing intervention strategies and messages to promote household smoking bans and help family members negotiate smoke-free homes...
  81. ncbi Ethnoepidemiology of postnatal depression. Prospective multivariate study of sociocultural risk factors in a Chinese population in Hong Kong
    Dominic T S Lee
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 184:34-40. 2004
    ..Although there have been many studies of the biological and psychosocial causations of postnatal depression, studies of sociocultural risk factors are rare...
  82. ncbi Adolescent sexual risk behavior: a multi-system perspective
    B A Kotchick
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Room 111, Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 21:493-519. 2001
    ..We conclude with a discussion of the implications of the available research for practitioners working to reduce sexual risk behavior among adolescents...
  83. ncbi Gender-related differences in general practice preferences: longitudinal evidence from the Netherlands 1982-2001
    Tanja Mayorova
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 72:73-80. 2005
    ..Also, as many female GPs abstain from practicing after having finished a vocational GP training program it will be essential to create work facilities to keep them available for the GP labour market...
  84. ncbi Is a family equal to the sum of its parts? Estimating family-level well-being for cost-effectiveness analysis
    Amy E Bonomi
    Puget Sound Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600 Seattle, WA 98101 2903, USA
    Qual Life Res 14:1127-33. 2005
    ..Using the health plan as a working frame of reference, we explore conceptual issues related to estimating effectiveness at the level of the family for use in CEA...
  85. ncbi Patient-appraised couple emotion management and disease management among Chinese American patients with type 2 diabetes
    Lawrence Fisher
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Fam Psychol 18:302-10. 2004
    ..Acculturation did not qualify the findings. Similarities among ethnic groups in family and disease management relationships may be more common than differences...
  86. ncbi Why doesn't a family member of a person with advanced dementia use a substituted judgment when making a decision for that person?
    Karen B Hirschman
    School of Nursing, Division of Biobehavioral and Health Sciences, Institute on Aging, University of Pennsylvania, 3615 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:659-67. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to identify what standard of decision making a family member uses when making medical decisions for their relative with advanced dementia...
  87. ncbi A meta-analytic investigation of the relationship between the psychological distress of cancer patients and their carers
    L J Hodges
    Academic Division of Clinical Psychology, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, The University of Manchester, Rawnsley Building, MRI, Manchester M13 9WL, UK
    Soc Sci Med 60:1-12. 2005
    ..This preliminary evidence suggests that early intervention with the patient and their carer could prevent later development of psychological distress in both members...
  88. ncbi The effectiveness of family interventions for physical disorders
    Thomas L Campbell
    Departments of Family Medicine and Psychiatry, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 885 South Ave, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
    J Marital Fam Ther 29:263-81. 2003
    ..Implications for family clinicians and recommendations for future research are presented...
  89. ncbi School- and family-based interventions to prevent overweight in children
    Manfred J Muller
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Düstern brooker Weg 17, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Proc Nutr Soc 64:249-54. 2005
    ..It is tempting to speculate that this strategy will also increase the value of isolated approaches (e.g. in schools and families)...
  90. ncbi Family perspectives of ovarian cancer
    Betty Ferrell
    Department of Nursing Research and Education, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, California 91010, USA
    Cancer Pract 10:269-76. 2002
    ..This qualitative study explored quality of life (QOL) in family caregivers of ovarian cancer patients to better define their needs for support...
  91. pmc Social cohesion, social support, and health among Latinos in the United States
    Norah E Mulvaney-Day
    Cambridge Health Alliance, Harvard Medical School, 120 Beacon Street, Somerville, MA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 64:477-95. 2007
    ..Further investigation into the role of language in the development and maintenance of social connections may help unravel the mechanisms by which they promote or decrease health...
  92. ncbi Abuse of carers by relatives with severe mental illness
    Krishna S Vaddadi
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 48:149-55. 2002
    ..Relatives often experience considerable problems looking after a family member with severe mental illness. The problems arising from verbal and physical abuse are not well researched or acknowledged...
  93. ncbi The effect of 5-HTT gene promoter polymorphism on impulsivity depends on family relations in girls
    Marika Paaver
    Department of Psychology, Estonian Centre of Behavioural and Health Sciences, University of Tartu, Estonia
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 32:1263-8. 2008
    ..Adaptive and Maladaptive Impulsivity Scale (AMIS), Barratt Impulsiveness Scale (BIS-11), a scale measuring family relations, and were genotyped...
  94. ncbi The influence of family relations on trajectories of cigarette and alcohol use from early to late adolescence
    Leslie Morrison Gutman
    University of London, Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL, UK
    J Adolesc 34:119-28. 2011
    ..examines growth curve trajectories of cigarette and alcohol use from 13 to 19 years, and investigates how family relations (i.e...
  95. ncbi Youth and adolescent physical activity lapsers: examining self-efficacy as a mediator of the relationship between family social influence and physical activity
    Christopher A Shields
    Acadia University, Canada
    J Health Psychol 13:121-30. 2008
    ....
  96. ncbi Attachment security in couple relationships: a systemic model and its implications for family dynamics
    Mario Mikulincer
    Dept of Psychology, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
    Fam Process 41:405-34. 2002
    ....
  97. ncbi Communicating genetic test results to the family: a six-step, skills-building strategy
    M B Daly
    Margaret Dyson Family Risk, Assessment Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Fam Community Health 24:13-26. 2001
    ..Outcomes will include knowledge, attitudes, and health behavior on the part of both the proband and her first-degree relatives...
  98. ncbi Parenting very low birth weight children at school age: maternal stress and coping
    Lynn T Singer
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Pediatr 151:463-9. 2007
    ..To compare severity and determinants of stress and coping in mothers of 8-year-old very low birth weight (VLBW) and term children varying in medical and developmental risk...
  99. ncbi Optimism and psychological well-being among parents of children with cancer: an exploratory study
    Maria Fotiadou
    Self Management Programme, Applied Research Centre in Health and Lifestyle Interventions, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Coventry, UK
    Psychooncology 17:401-9. 2008
    ..To examine the relationship between optimism, anxiety, depression, life satisfaction, coping and subjective health perception in parents of children with cancer and parents of healthy children...
  100. ncbi Direct social support for young high risk children: relations with behavioral and emotional outcomes across time
    Karen Appleyard
    Center for Developmental Science, University of North Carolina, 100 E Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8115, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:443-57. 2007
    ..Social support provides a promotive factor for young high risk children. Implications include involving children's social support providers in prevention and intervention programs...
  101. ncbi Family environment patterns in families with bipolar children
    Cecilia Belardinelli
    MOOD CNS Program, Division of Mood and Anxiety Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78231, USA
    J Affect Disord 107:299-305. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that the family environment of bipolar children would show greater levels of dysfunction as measured by the Family Environment Scale (FES)...

Research Grants63

  1. Pituitary dysfunction, behavioral symptoms, and quality of life after blast mTBI
    CHARLES WILLIAM WILKINSON; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. A dataset for the study of the social determinants of health.
    Peter A Muennig; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This dataset will greatly advance scientific understanding of the social causation of disease and health disparities. ..
  3. Omega-3 Fatty Acids &Psychoeducational Psychotherapy for Childhood Depression
    Mary A Fristad; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  4. Multigenerational FamIlial and Environmental Risk for Autism (MINERvA) Network
    Abraham Reichenberg; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of shared environmental factors to ASD liability, building on advanced modeling approaches using extended family relations. Aim 2: Determine if parental components of ASD risk are transmitted across generations, specifically, ..
  5. Use of Continuous Glucose Sensors in Adolescents with Inadequate Diabetic Control
    Tim Wysocki; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..during the study and there will be periodic assessments of demographic factors, diabetes self-management, family relations and psychological adjustment. Three specific aims will be addressed: 1...
  6. Genetic Basis of Moderate to Severe Hearing Loss in Pakistan
    Sadaf Naz; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Untreated hearing loss results in speech difficulties and often has a detrimental effect on family relations, occupation and education of these individuals and can contribute to depression...
  7. Therapeutic Pathways to Improving End of Life Outcomes Among Families in Palliati
    TALIA IRIT ZAIDER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Knowledge gained from this study will provide evidence-based guidelines for the support of families in the palliative care setting. ..
  8. Evaluation of a Community-Based Psychosocial Intervention for War-Affected Youth
    Ryan K McBain; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..mental health outcomes are investigated, often with little attention to broader functional outcomes such as family relations or educational attainment...
  9. Family Functioning, Parenting Characteristics and Obesity in Chinese Adolescents
    Bin Xie; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..an epidemic of obesity in its earlier stags along with rapid social and economic development and the role of family relations in the process...
  10. The Effects of Homelessness Interventions on Child Outcomes
    Marybeth Shinn; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  11. Staying Off Substances: A Tailored Early Recovery Program for Teens
    KIMBERLEE JEAN TRUDEAU; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This resource will be available to adolescents during treatment and post-treatment to help them navigate challenges in early recovery. ..
  12. A Longitudinal Study of Adopted Youth and Their Families
    MATTHEW K MCGUE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., maternal depression), the effect of adolescent alcohol misuse on early-adult mental health problems, and whether individuals adopted as infants have heightened risk for mental health problems as young adults. ..
  13. The Wisconsin Longitudinal Study: As We Age
    Pamela Herd; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..conditions, pension coverage, earnings, income, wealth, and economic transfers;measures of family structure, family relations, and stressful life events;health, illness, disability, psychological well-being, and mental health and ..
  14. Brief Nursing Intervention to Prevent Poor Psychosocial Outcomes in Living Donors
    Mary Amanda Dew; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  15. Genetic Testing Immigration and Family Reunification: Impact on Hispanic Familie
    LLILDA BARATA; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  16. Families created by assisted reproduction: parenting and child development
    SUSAN ESTHER GOLOMBOK; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..These samples are the first of their kind to be followed up from infancy, thus providing an opportunity to examine the influence of early experience on later development in these new family forms. ..
  17. Family Therapy Development for Incarcerated Mothers with Substance Use Disorders
    MALITTA V ENGSTROM; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  18. Family Violence and Young Adult Dating Aggression: Reactivity and Compassion
    Gayla Margolin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  19. Structural Pathways for South African Men to Reduce Substance Abuse &HIV
    Mary Jane Rotheram; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Our goal is to create a successful, neighborhood-level HIV prevention strategy and structural pathway out of poverty for young men via non-stigmatizing, pro-social soccer and artisan vocational mentoring. ..
  20. Longitudinal Study of Generations: Enhancing Data Accessibility
    MERRIL D SILVERSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  21. Development, Ecology, and Prevention of Adult Addictive Behavior
    Thomas J Dishion; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. Family Therapy for Adolescent Depression: Deployment Focused Development, Phase 1
    Lisa B Sheeber; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The treatment will be based on the latest research on adolescent development and depression. Our team of clinicians and researchers seek to develop a treatment that will be appropriate for use in community treatment settings. ..
  23. A Family-based Primary Care Intervention to Enhance Older Men's Depression Care
    WALTER LADSON HINTON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g. treatment and implementation manuals) and 3) To test the feasibility and acceptability of the intervention and study methods in a pilot randomized controlled trial of 24 depressed older men drawn from the target population. ..
  24. PS08-002, DEV AND TESTING OF HIV PREV INTERVENTION TARGETING BLACK MSM/W
    Jennifer L Lauby; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  25. Effect of cocaine sensitization on cue-evoked reward seeking and dopamine release
    IAN ALFREDO MENDEZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  26. Developmental Family and Cultural Pathways to Young Adulthood
    SUSAN M MC HALE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  27. Effect of attentional control on the expression of the negativity bias in aging
    Michael A Kisley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  28. Efficacy of Early Stage Alzheimer's Support Groups
    Rebecca G Logsdon; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  29. Adolescent and Parental Attitudes About STI Prevention Trial Participation
    Susan L Rosenthal; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  30. The Social Environment, Psychological Distress, and Clinical Outcomes in COPD
    Kristen E Holm; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..End of Abstract) ..
  31. Adaptation and Evaluation of a Family-Based Mindful Eating Intervention for Overw
    Jeanne Dalen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Study data will help to inform and propel further advances in the treatment of obesity and shed light on how mindfulness can be successfully integrated with broader social factors influencing adolescent health outcomes. ..
  32. Substance Abuse & Behavioral Disinhibition: Integrating Genes & Environment
    William G Iacono; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Also included will be hypothesis-generating exploratory analyses that take advantage of the richness of the phenotypic data available from our families and the rapid pace of development in molecular biology and statistical genetics. ..
  33. Adolescent Precursors to Financial Stress and Alcohol Abuse in Young Adulthood
    Stephen T Russell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Because alcohol problems and problem trajectories vary by gender and race/ethnicity, analyses of potential gender and ethnic differences, or combinations of gender and ethnicity, will be integrated within each aim. ..
  34. A LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF GENERATIONS AND MENTAL HEALTH
    Merril Silverstein; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We also intend to publicly archive these rare longitudinal data on multigenerational families for use by the wider research community. ..
  35. Neural mechanism of enduring cocaine effects on impulsive choice
    Barry Setlow; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Knowledge gained from these experiments will be critical for development of novel treatments to reduce the likelihood of relapse and to enhance quality of life for addicted individuals. ..
  36. Parent Adult-Child Relations: Within Family Differences
    J Jill Suitor; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  37. Psychosocial Treatment for Pediatric Bipolar Disorder
    AMY ELIZABETH WEST; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..abstract_text> ..
  38. Adult Follow-up of Girls with ADHD: Predictors, Mediators, and Mechanisms
    Stephen Hinshaw; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..behavior), substance use/abuse, academic and vocational performance, neuropsychological skills, peer and family relations, health-related parameters, and service utilization...
  39. Age, Disruption, and Life Reorganization after Hurricane Katrina
    Vincanne Adams; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Examining the process of unwanted change in later life can provide many insights about how people deal with change, the ways they adjust and accommodate it in daily life, and the effects of unwanted change on health and well-being. ..
  40. Disclosure Intervention for Zimbabwean Parents
    Marguerita A Lightfoot; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..If successful, the proposed study will provide evidence for a sustainable model and efficacious disclosure intervention in low-income settings. ..
  41. MOLECULAR TARGETS OF LITHIUM AND VALPROATE
    MIRIAM GREENBERG; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The yeast model system may also be utilized in future testing of safer and more effective treatments. ..
  42. Life Satisfaction Around the World
    JAMES PATRICK SMITH; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These vignettes will present hypothetical scenarios covering four key life domains: income, family relations, job, and health...
  43. Family and Adolescent Motivational Incentives for Leveraging Youth
    MICHAEL SHAWN ROBBINS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  44. CHILD AND FAMILY FUNCTIONING AFTER PEDIATRIC HEAD TRAUMA
    JoAnne Youngblut; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..If nursing research and care can facilitate achieving these objectives, burden on health care, educational, and family systems will be reduced. ..
  45. Distress Tolerance: Links with Family Emotional Climate and Adolescent HIV Risk
    Jude Cassidy; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Because these data will contribute to the development of a more comprehensive model of vulnerability to HIV risk behavior, they will in turn be useful in creating effective intervention programs. ..
  46. Effects of the Family Check-Up on Adolescent and Teen Sibling Alcohol Use
    ANTHONY NMN SPIRITO; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Changes in parental monitoring and other adolescent health risk behaviors will also be measured over a 1-year period. ..
  47. Social Network Influences on Adolescent AUD Treatment Outcomes
    Tammy Chung; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Study findings will be used to develop socially- based interventions that promote healthy peer and family relations in treated adolescents...
  48. Substance Use in Adolescents from High-risk Neighborhoods: Risk and Protection
    JASMINA BURDZOVIC ANDREAS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Consequently, more informed preventive efforts can be developed and aimed at families from high-risk neighborhoods and at children who are at risk for, but have not yet engaged in substance use. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. MST VS HOSPITALIZATION--2 YEAR FOLLOW UP FOR OUTCOMES
    SCOTT HENGGELER; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..in comparison with hospitalization, MST significantly reduced youth externalizing symptoms, improved family relations, increased school attendance, and produced high consumer satisfaction and post-treatment...
  50. A HIGH RISK PROSPECTIVE STUDY OF DRUG USE AND CRIME
    Margaret Ensminger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We plan to use logistic regression, survival analysis, structural equation modeling, general estimating equations, hierarchical linear models in our analyses of the longitudinal data that will be collected. ..
  51. FAMILY-BASED TREATMENT FOR DEPRESSED ADOLESCENTS
    Guy Diamond; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..g. psychopharmacology and cognitive therapy). ..
  52. ADOLESCENT COAS--A TWIN FAMILY DESIGN
    William True; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Therefore, the proposed research gains the advantage of being a second wave investigation in which maximally informative families have already been ascertained. ..
  53. Prospective Nursing Study of Breast Cancer Lymphedema
    Jane Armer; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results identifying more complex relationships between the physiological and psychosocial variables will guide development and testing of nursing interventions to prevent, detect, and manage post-breast cancer treatment lymphedema. ..
  54. Staying Off Substances: A Tailored Early Recovery Program for Teens.?
    KIMBERLEE TRUDEAU; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  55. Describing & Measuring Social Support for Cuban Refugees
    DONELLE BARNES; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The study will be in two phases. Phase I will qualitatively examine CL support among a Cuban refugee population. Phase II will develop and pilot test a CL support instrument in Spanish for Cuban refugees. ..
  56. NATURE & NURTURE IN SOCIAL DEMOGRAPHY: AN ADOPTION STUDY
    Michael Stallings; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study promises to advance our understanding of how family factors influence adult outcomes, and to enrich socialization theories and models of life-course development. ..
  57. TC TREATMENT FOR PRISONERS--LONG TERM OUTCOMES AND COSTS
    Michael Prendergast; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Accomplishment of this aim will also lay the foundation for a planned proposal to conduct a comprehensive benefit-cost analysis of prison-based TC programs. ..
  58. RELATIONSHIP PRECURSORS OF WELL BEING IN OLD AGE
    WILLIAM STRAWBRIDGE; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..assess continuity and change in social relations during old age and the influence of within-family and beyond-family relations on psycho-logical well-being...
  59. Determinants of Bone Strength in Afro-Caribbean Families
    Joseph Zmuda; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The identification of these genes will likely yield fundamental insight on bone biology and may lead to the development of novel approaches to the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of osteoporosis. ..
  60. ECONOMY, FAMILY CHANGE AND FERTILITY
    Thomas Fricke; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  61. Genes, Enivronment and the Adjustment of Family Members
    Jenae Neiderhiser; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  62. Work-Related Travel: Effects on Health and Family
    ANISA MARY ZVONKOVIC; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  63. FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS THROUGH TIME AND ACROSS CULTURES
    Toni Antonucci; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..exchanges and reciprocities; 3) Family living arrangements and physical proximity; and 4) Intergenerational family relations, health and well-being...