internal external control


Summary: Personality construct referring to an individual's perception of the locus of events as determined internally by his or her own behavior versus fate, luck, or external forces. (ERIC Thesaurus, 1996).

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Teenagers with type 1 diabetes--a phenomenological study of the transition towards autonomy in self-management
    Agneta Karlsson
    Department of Social and Welfare Studies, University of Linkoping, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:562-70. 2008
  2. ncbi Impact of cutaneous disease on the self-concept: an existential-phenomenological study of men and women with psoriasis
    Tracy Watson
    Community Service, Helen Joseph Hospital, Psychology Department, Puril, South Africa
    Dermatol Nurs 19:351-6, 361-4. 2007
  3. ncbi The validity of the multidimensional health locus of control scales
    Kenneth A Wallston
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    J Health Psychol 10:623-31. 2005
  4. ncbi Mechanisms of mindfulness
    Shauna L Shapiro
    Department of Counseling Psychology, Santa Clara University, CA 95053 0201, USA
    J Clin Psychol 62:373-86. 2006
  5. ncbi The Revised Health Hardiness Inventory (RRHI-24): psychometric properties and relationship with self-reported health and health behavior in two Dutch samples
    W A Gebhardt
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Leiden University, PO Box 9555, 2300 RB Leiden, The Netherlands
    Health Educ Res 16:579-92. 2001
  6. ncbi Psychometric properties of the strengths and difficulties questionnaire
    R Goodman
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, England
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:1337-45. 2001
  7. ncbi Modulating the experience of agency: a positron emission tomography study
    C Farrer
    Institut des Sciences Cognitives, 67 Boulevard Pinel, 69675 Bron Cedex, France
    Neuroimage 18:324-33. 2003
  8. pmc The relations of effortful control and impulsivity to children's resiliency and adjustment
    Nancy Eisenberg
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Child Dev 75:25-46. 2004
  9. ncbi Multidimensional health locus of control: comments on the construct and its measurement
    Aleksandra Luszczynska
    Department of Psychology, University of Sussex, UK
    J Health Psychol 10:633-42. 2005
  10. ncbi Mothering, fathering, and infant negativity as antecedents of boys' externalizing problems and inhibition at age 3 years: differential susceptibility to rearing experience?
    J Belsky
    Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 10:301-19. 1998

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  1. ncbi Teenagers with type 1 diabetes--a phenomenological study of the transition towards autonomy in self-management
    Agneta Karlsson
    Department of Social and Welfare Studies, University of Linkoping, Sweden
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:562-70. 2008
    ..Previous studies exploring the everyday problems of teenagers with diabetes have focused on adherence to self-care management, how self-determination affects metabolic control, and the perception of social support...
  2. ncbi Impact of cutaneous disease on the self-concept: an existential-phenomenological study of men and women with psoriasis
    Tracy Watson
    Community Service, Helen Joseph Hospital, Psychology Department, Puril, South Africa
    Dermatol Nurs 19:351-6, 361-4. 2007
    ..The findings have important implications for all within the health care profession in helping to effect positive change in their future endeavors with persons suffering from cutaneous disease...
  3. ncbi The validity of the multidimensional health locus of control scales
    Kenneth A Wallston
    School of Nursing, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
    J Health Psychol 10:623-31. 2005
    ..The theoretical relationships between these beliefs and other constructs are complex, making it necessary to thoughtfully consider the valid application of the MHLC scales in each new study...
  4. ncbi Mechanisms of mindfulness
    Shauna L Shapiro
    Department of Counseling Psychology, Santa Clara University, CA 95053 0201, USA
    J Clin Psychol 62:373-86. 2006
    ..Potential implications and future directions for the empirical study of mechanisms involved in mindfulness are addressed...
  5. ncbi The Revised Health Hardiness Inventory (RRHI-24): psychometric properties and relationship with self-reported health and health behavior in two Dutch samples
    W A Gebhardt
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Leiden University, PO Box 9555, 2300 RB Leiden, The Netherlands
    Health Educ Res 16:579-92. 2001
    ..We conclude that the RHHI-24 is a theoretically sound instrument for the measurement of health cognitions...
  6. ncbi Psychometric properties of the strengths and difficulties questionnaire
    R Goodman
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, England
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:1337-45. 2001
    ..To describe the psychometric properties of the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire (SDQ), a brief measure of the prosocial behavior and psychopathology of 3-16-year-olds that can be completed by parents, teachers, or youths...
  7. ncbi Modulating the experience of agency: a positron emission tomography study
    C Farrer
    Institut des Sciences Cognitives, 67 Boulevard Pinel, 69675 Bron Cedex, France
    Neuroimage 18:324-33. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate that the level of activity of specific brain areas maps onto the experience of causing or controlling an action. The implication of these results for understanding pathological conditions is discussed...
  8. pmc The relations of effortful control and impulsivity to children's resiliency and adjustment
    Nancy Eisenberg
    Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
    Child Dev 75:25-46. 2004
    ..Evidence of bidirectional effects also was obtained. The results indicate that effortful control and impulsivity are distinct constructs with some unique prediction of resiliency and adjustment...
  9. ncbi Multidimensional health locus of control: comments on the construct and its measurement
    Aleksandra Luszczynska
    Department of Psychology, University of Sussex, UK
    J Health Psychol 10:633-42. 2005
    ..Further refinement of the instrument is recommended, and the range of promising applications needs to be clearly defined...
  10. ncbi Mothering, fathering, and infant negativity as antecedents of boys' externalizing problems and inhibition at age 3 years: differential susceptibility to rearing experience?
    J Belsky
    Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 10:301-19. 1998
  11. pmc External validation of comorbid patterns of anxiety disorders in children and adolescents
    Ximena Franco
    Child and Family Psychosocial Research Center, Child Anxiety and Phobia Program, Department of Psychology, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 21:717-29. 2007
    ..Assessment and future research implications are discussed...
  12. ncbi Interparental conflict, negative parenting, and children's adjustment: bridging links between parents' depression and children's psychological distress
    Katherine H Shelton
    School of Psychology, Cardiff University, England
    J Fam Psychol 22:712-24. 2008
  13. ncbi Emotional and behavioural functioning of children of a parent diagnosed with cancer: a cross-informant perspective
    Annemieke Visser
    Department of Health Psychology, Groningen University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Psychooncology 14:746-58. 2005
    ..The perception of child's functioning and potential influencing variables varied according to informant...
  14. ncbi Relation of different measures of psychological characteristics to oral health habits, diabetes adherence and related clinical variables among diabetic patients
    Anna Maija H Syrjälä
    Department of Periodontology, Institute of Dentistry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Eur J Oral Sci 112:109-14. 2004
    ..The ability of psychological characteristics to explain oral health was limited. Improvement of self-efficacy therefore may have a positive effect on various aspects of health behaviors...
  15. ncbi The relationship among negative affect, distress tolerance, and length of gambling abstinence attempt
    Stacey B Daughters
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Gambl Stud 21:363-78. 2005
    ..Immediate relapsers also were less likely to persist on the psychological stressor, suggesting that one's ability to tolerate the initial discomfort of an abstinence attempt may play an important role in gambling treatment outcome...
  16. ncbi Factorial validity of the multidimensional health locus of control scales for three American ethnic groups
    Vanessa L Malcarne
    San Diego State University, CA, USA
    J Health Psychol 10:657-67. 2005
    ..Filipino Americans scored higher on all three scales. Regression analyses predicting MHLC scales from demographic and sociocultural variables revealed few predictive relationships...
  17. ncbi Multidimensional health locus of control scales: applicability among Ghanaian adolescents
    A N Astrøm
    Department of Odontology, Community Dentistry, Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    East Afr Med J 79:128-33. 2002
    ..Beliefs about control over health outcomes are among the most important motivational factors, commonly assessed with the multidimensional health locus of control scale (MHLC)...
  18. ncbi Electrodermal reactivity during the Trier Social Stress Test for children: interaction between the serotonin transporter polymorphism and children's attachment representation
    Renske Gilissen
    Centre for Child and Family Studies, Leiden University, PO Box 9555, 2300 RB Leiden, The Netherlands
    Dev Psychobiol 50:615-25. 2008
    ..Results are interpreted in terms of cumulative protection: Children with a secure attachment representation as well as long 5-HTT alleles appeared to be less stressed during the TSST-C...
  19. ncbi Children's emotion regulation: Self-report and physiological response to peer provocation
    Danielle M Hessler
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Dev Psychol 43:27-38. 2007
    ..The context-free but not the context-specific self-report measure was associated with a failure to suppress vagal tone. Implications for ER measurement and children's peer relations are discussed...
  20. ncbi Are within-individual causes of delinquency the same as between-individual causes?
    David P Farrington
    Institute of Criminology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge
    Crim Behav Ment Health 12:53-68. 2002
    ..This paper aims to study the causes of delinquency by comparing within-individual and between-individual correlations of risk factors with delinquency...
  21. ncbi Profiles of externalizing behavior problems for boys and girls across preschool: the roles of emotion regulation and inattention
    Ashley L Hill
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC 27402 6170, USA
    Dev Psychol 42:913-28. 2006
    ..Results are discussed with respect to the development of adaptive skills that lead to normative declines in externalizing behavior across childhood...
  22. ncbi Temperament profiles associated with internalizing and externalizing problems in preadolescence
    Albertine J Oldehinkel
    University of Groningen, Department of Psychiatry, The Netherlands
    Dev Psychopathol 16:421-40. 2004
    ..Girls and boys differed in the distribution across the problem groups, but the associations between temperament and psychopathology were comparable for both genders...
  23. pmc Influence of parental and grandparental major depressive disorder on behavior problems in early childhood: a three-generation study
    Thomas M Olino
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY 11794 2500, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:53-60. 2008
    ..This aim of this study was to examine the influence of grandparental (G1) and parental (G2) major depressive disorder (MDD) and other forms of psychopathology on behavior problems in very young offspring (G3)...
  24. ncbi [Early childhood caries: the influence of socio-behavioral variables and health locus of control in a group of children from Araraquara, São Paulo, Brazil]
    Ioneide Maria Gomes Brandao
    Faculdade de Odontologia de Aracatuba, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Aracatuba, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 22:1247-56. 2006
    ..The results suggest that fathers should be viewed not merely as providers but as an important influence on the child's development as a whole...
  25. ncbi The role of mindfulness in romantic relationship satisfaction and responses to relationship stress
    Sean Barnes
    University of Rochester, USA
    J Marital Fam Ther 33:482-500. 2007
    ..Both studies indicated that mindfulness may play an influential role in romantic relationship well-being. Discussion highlights future research directions for this new area of inquiry...
  26. ncbi More dimensions for the multidimensional health locus of control: confirmatory factor analysis of competing models of the structure of control beliefs
    Donald Baken
    School of Psychology, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    J Health Psychol 10:643-56. 2005
    ..Correlations with existing measures of health-related control constructs, including the MHLC, supported the validity of the strategy and capacity dimensions...
  27. ncbi Clinical outcomes for Early Childhood Caries (ECC): the influence of health locus of control
    I Chase
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
    Eur J Paediatr Dent 5:76-80. 2004
    ..To assess the relationship between clinical outcomes for children treated for ECC and health locus of control...
  28. ncbi Self-expansion as a mediator of relationship improvements in a mindfulness intervention
    James W Carson
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    J Marital Fam Ther 33:517-28. 2007
    ..The implications of these findings for future mindfulness research are discussed...
  29. pmc Antonovsky's sense of coherence scale and the relation with health: a systematic review
    Monica Eriksson
    Folkhälsan Research Centre, Health Promotion Programme, PO Box 63, FIN 00250 Helsinki, Finland
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:376-81. 2006
    ..The aim of this paper is to synthesise empirical findings on the salutogenic concept sense of coherence (SOC) and examine its capacity to explain health and its dimensions...
  30. ncbi Dimensions of child maltreatment and children's adjustment: contributions of developmental timing and subtype
    J T Manly
    Mt Hope Family Center, University of Rochester, NY 14608, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 13:759-82. 2001
    ..The implications of measuring multiple dimensions for improving research in child maltreatment are discussed...
  31. ncbi Perceived self-efficacy and headache-related disability
    D J French
    , , Moncton, NB, Canada
    Headache 40:647-56. 2000
    ..Multiple regression analyses revealed that headache severity, locus-of-control beliefs, and self-efficacy beliefs each explained independent variance in headache-related disability...
  32. ncbi Psychometric characteristics of the Headache-Specific Locus of Control scale
    L VandeCreek
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210
    Headache 32:239-41. 1992
    ..This suggests that the HSLC is a psychometrically competent instrument. Additionally, mean scores of its three subscales differentiated the patient population from those whose headaches were less severe and thus did not seek help...
  33. ncbi Illness causal attributions: an exploratory study of their structure and associations with other illness cognitions and perceptions of control
    Shoshana Shiloh
    Department of Psychology, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, 69978 Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Behav Med 25:373-94. 2002
    ..Personal relevancy was found as a moderator of illness causal attributions, influencing the relationships between attributions and other illness cognitions...
  34. ncbi Factors predicting continued violence into young adulthood
    E M Scholte
    Department of Educational Psychology, University of Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Adolesc 22:3-20. 1999
  35. ncbi Implicit attitude formation through classical conditioning
    M A Olson
    Indiana University, USA
    Psychol Sci 12:413-7. 2001
    ..In a covariation estimation task involving the stimuli presented in the conditioning procedure, participants displayed no explicit memory for the pairings...
  36. ncbi Academic and emotional functioning in early adolescence: longitudinal relations, patterns, and prediction by experience in middle school
    R W Roeser
    Stanford University, CA 94305, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 10:321-52. 1998
    ..Discussion focuses on the developmental significance of schooling for multiple adjustment outcomes during adolescence...
  37. ncbi Attachment and reflective function: their role in self-organization
    P Fonagy
    Sub Department of Clinical Health Psychology, University College London, UK
    Dev Psychopathol 9:679-700. 1997
    ..The implications of the model for pathological self-development are explored, with specific reference to the consequences of maltreatment...
  38. pmc Antecedents and behavior-problem outcomes of parental monitoring and psychological control in early adolescence
    G S Pettit
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Child Dev 72:583-98. 2001
  39. ncbi The relationship between the family density of alcoholism and externalizing symptoms among 146 children
    Sven Barnow
    UCSD Department of Psychiatry 116A, VA San Diego Healthcare System, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 37:383-7. 2002
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of externalizing symptoms, such as attention problems, aggression and delinquency in the offspring of alcoholics...
  40. ncbi Avoidance and confrontation of painful, back-straining movements in chronic back pain patients
    G Crombez
    Katholieke Universiteit te Leuven, Department of Psychology
    Behav Modif 22:62-77. 1998
    ..The results suggest a close link between the fear of pain/(re)injury on one hand and avoidance behavior and physical deconditioning on the other hand...
  41. ncbi [Multidimensional health locus of control scale -- MHLC: validation study]
    Jesús Edilberto Rodríguez-Rosero
    Universidad de Los Llanos Colombia
    Rev Lat Am Enfermagem 10:179-84. 2002
    ..The authors found differences among the scores, due to the educational level of the subgroups, according to the literature. Results showed the reliability and validity of the scales written in Spanish and adapted to Colombian context...
  42. ncbi Experiencing oneself vs another person as being the cause of an action: the neural correlates of the experience of agency
    C Farrer
    Institut des Sciences Cognitives, 67 Boulevard Pinel, 69675 Bron Cedex, France
    Neuroimage 15:596-603. 2002
    ..The inferior parietal cortex, in contrast, represents movements in an allocentric coding system that can be applied to the actions of others as well as the self...
  43. ncbi Illness representations in patients with chronic kidney disease on maintenance hemodialysis
    Christopher Fowler
    The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX, USA
    Nephrol Nurs J 33:173-4, 179-86. 2006
    ..As well nephrology nurses can function as part of the overall health care team to identify the resources available to minimize the perceived consequences of chronic kidney disease...
  44. ncbi [On the stability and modifiability of the sense of coherence in active seniors]
    U Wiesmann
    Institut fur Medizinische Psychologie, Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat Greifswald, Walther Rathenau Strasse 48, 17487 Greifswald
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 39:90-9. 2006
    ..Taking part in a systematic, age-based and group-oriented program that encourages an active and productive every-day life brings about coherence-promoting and health-promoting life experiences in old age...
  45. ncbi Development and initial validation of an instrument to measure perceived coercion to enter treatment for substance abuse
    Stefanie Klag
    School of Psychology, Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:463-70. 2006
    ..Confirmatory factor analysis led to a final scale of 30 items across 6 subscales that demonstrated sound consistency and validity. Implications for research and practice are highlighted...
  46. ncbi Development and testing of the Resourcefulness Scale for Older Adults
    Jaclene A Zauszniewski
    Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, OH 44106 4904, USA
    J Nurs Meas 14:57-68. 2006
    ..85). Two correlated subscales reflecting personal and social resourcefulness (r = .41) were confirmed. The Resourcefulness Scale has potential usefulness for older adults as well as younger and middle-aged adults...
  47. ncbi Examination of a theoretical model of psychological resilience in older age
    Gill Windle
    Institute of Medical and Social Care Research, University of Wales, Bangor, UK
    Aging Ment Health 12:285-92. 2008
    ..Drawing on the literature it is hypothesised that an overarching construct-resilience-accounts for the functioning of a number of psychological resources (self-esteem, personal competence and control)...
  48. ncbi Fitting square pegs into round holes: the challenge of coping with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
    Deanna J Gallichan
    University of Exeter, UK
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 13:343-63. 2008
    ..The understanding of others and the willingness to adapt the environment to meet individual needs may ultimately benefit these young people's senses of agency and self-esteem...
  49. ncbi Stress-related growth among women living with HIV/AIDS: examination of an explanatory model
    Karolynn Siegel
    Center for the Psychosocial Study of Health and Illness, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Behav Med 28:403-14. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that stress-related growth is more than positive reappraisal and the absence of negative affect, and that social resources may facilitate greater growth...
  50. ncbi Sense of coherence and social support in relation to recovery in first-episode patients with major depression: a one-year prospective study
    Ingela Skärsäter
    The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Faculty of Health and Caring Sciences, Institute of Nursing, Goteborg, Sweden
    Int J Ment Health Nurs 14:258-64. 2005
    ..Mental health nurses are in a key position to identify patients' strengths and weaknesses so that the support and interventions provided can be tailored to meet the needs of each patient...
  51. ncbi Why do people injure themselves?
    Barbara Haas
    Institut fur Psychologie, Universitat Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria
    Psychopathology 39:10-8. 2006
    ..The remaining 107 items have a reliability of r = 0.9118 (Cronbach's alpha). Evaluation of this questionnaire is in progress...
  52. ncbi Analysis of integration in nursing science and practice
    Robin Whittemore
    Yale School of Nursing, New Haven, CT 06536 0740, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:261-7. 2005
    ..To clarify the definition of integration and to identify universal aspects of the experience of integration related to healing, health, and nursing care...
  53. ncbi Changes in children's stressors over the past 30 years
    Nancy A Ryan-Wenger
    Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 31:282-8, 291. 2005
    ..The findings also support the need for a new instrument that captures the full range of stressors that children experience today...
  54. ncbi Is sense of coherence a pathway for improving the quality of life of patients who grow up with chronic diseases? A hypothesis
    Philip Moons
    Centre for Health Services and Nursing Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35 4, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 5:16-20. 2006
    ..This hypothesis needs to be tested in long-term longitudinal studies. If such studies can confirm the hypothesis, SOC can be an important target for interventions in childhood to improve patients' quality of life during adulthood...
  55. ncbi Meaning of aging in women's lives
    Eleanor Krassen Covan
    University of North Carolina, Wilmington, NC 28403 5625, USA
    J Women Aging 17:3-22. 2005
  56. ncbi Predictors of psychological well-being amongst Korean immigrants to the United States: a structured interview survey
    Hye Sook Shin
    College of Nursing Science, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:415-26. 2007
    ..As international migration becomes a common phenomenon in many countries, the health issues of immigrants are becoming an important area of concern among health care professionals worldwide...
  57. ncbi Cancer-related fatigue: "It's so much more than just being tired"
    Horng Shiuann Wu
    School of Nursing, Saint Louis University, 3525 Caroline Mall, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 11:117-25. 2007
    ..Various individual strategies, based on personal experience, were developed to regain a sense of control. Health care providers can be instrumental in enabling cancer patients to recognize and manage CRF...
  58. ncbi The relation between anger coping strategies, anger mood and somatic complaints in children and adolescents
    Anne C Miers
    Developmental Psychology, Leiden University, PO Box 9555, 2300 RB, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:653-64. 2007
    ..In addition, tentative support is given for a broader range of strategies to cope with anger than just the traditionally studied anger-out and anger-in styles...
  59. ncbi Translation and validation of a Chinese version of the Self-Control Schedule in Chinese childbearing women
    Fei Wan Ngai
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Nurs 17:323-32. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to translate and evaluate the psychometric properties of the Chinese version of the Self-Control Schedule (C-SCS) in Chinese childbearing women...
  60. ncbi The meaning of posttraumatic stress-reactions following critical illness or injury and intensive care treatment
    Ingrid Corrigan
    Intensive Care Unit, Division of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Lund University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Intensive Crit Care Nurs 23:206-15. 2007
    ..The need for caring strategies and support is emphasised, both in the ICU and afterwards, thus preventing or alleviating some of the suffering...
  61. ncbi A salutogenic view on subjective well-being in active elderly persons
    Ulrich Wiesmann
    Institute for Medical Psychology, University of Greifswald, Germany
    Aging Ment Health 12:56-65. 2008
    ..The promotion of a strong sense of coherence should be a major aim of gerontological interventions...
  62. ncbi Experiences of infertility: liminality and the role of the fertility clinic
    Helen Allan
    University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, UK
    Nurs Inq 14:132-9. 2007
    ..Inadvertently, the clinic offered a way of being in limbo while at the same time reinforcing the liminal experiences of women...
  63. ncbi 'Then I just showed her my arms . . .' Bodily sensations in moments of alienation related to self-injurious behaviour. A hermeneutic phenomenological study
    S Schoppmann
    Institute of Nursing Science, Private University of Witten Herdecke, Germany
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:587-97. 2007
    ..Self-injurious behaviour is appropriately understood as a form of 'self-care'...
  64. ncbi Mechanisms of change in cognitive therapy for panic disorder with agoraphobia
    Asle Hoffart
    Research Institute, Modum Bad, N 3370 Vikersund, Norway
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:262-75. 2008
    ..Avoidance increased the anxiety elicited by bodily sensations...
  65. ncbi Autonomy through identification: a qualitative study of the process of identification used by people with type 2 diabetes
    Albine Moser
    Department of Health Ethics and Philosophy, Faculty of Health Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Clin Nurs 17:209-16. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to clarify the process of identification with diabetes as a dimension of autonomy as described by people with type 2 diabetes...
  66. ncbi The uncanny mouth - a phenomenological approach to oral cancer
    Marta Röing
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Patient Educ Couns 67:301-6. 2007
    ..The aim of this retrospective qualitative study was to describe how patients with oral cancer experience their sickness and treatment...
  67. ncbi Patients' health beliefs and coping prior to autologous peripheral stem cell transplantation
    E Frick
    Department of Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, Psychiatric Clinic, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 16:156-63. 2007
    ..Health beliefs include causal and control attributions, which can improve or impair the patient's adjustment. A mixture between internal and external attributions seems to be most adaptive...
  68. ncbi Silent no more: elderly women's stories of living with urinary incontinence in long-term care
    Cathy D MacDonald
    Saint Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Gerontol Nurs 33:14-20. 2007
  69. doi Sense of coherence and diabetes psychosocial self-efficacy of members of a peer-led organisation in Hong Kong
    Shuk Man Li
    Centre for Health Education and Health Promotion, Hong Kong
    J Clin Nurs 17:1526-8. 2008
  70. ncbi Exploring the relationship between personal control and the hospital environment
    Anne M Williams
    Western Australian Centre for Cancer and Palliative Care, Curtin University of Technology and Edith Cowan University, and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Clin Nurs 17:1601-9. 2008
    ..This paper focuses on aspects within the hospital environment that patients perceive to influence their feelings of personal control...
  71. ncbi How does psychological processing relate to compliance behaviour after lung transplantation? A content analytical study
    L Goetzmann
    Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, and Department of Psychology, Switzerland
    Psychol Health Med 12:94-106. 2007
    ..This experience takes place in the context of a good staff-patient relationship. Emotional distance to the lung or nearness to the donor are further contributing factors of non-compliance...
  72. ncbi Anticipating an altered appearance: women undergoing chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer
    Hannah Frith
    Bristol Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, 29 Park Row, Bristol, BS1 5NB, UK
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 11:385-91. 2007
  73. ncbi The meaning of women's experiences of living with multiple sclerosis
    Malin Olsson
    Division of Nursing, Department of Health Science, Lulea University of Technology, Lulea, Sweden
    Health Care Women Int 29:416-30. 2008
    ..Bodily changes evident to others impose feelings of being met in a different way, which can be understood as an expression of a violated dignity. At the same time, the women with MS struggle to protect their dignity...
  74. ncbi Longitudinal effects of hope on depression and anxiety: a latent variable analysis
    Randolph C Arnau
    Department of Psychology, The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg 39406, USA
    J Pers 75:43-64. 2007
    ..In both cases, neither depression nor anxiety demonstrated any longitudinal effects on either the Agency or Pathways components of hope. Implications of these findings are discussed, along with potential directions for future research...
  75. ncbi Health-related hardiness in individuals with chronic illnesses
    Mirella Vasquez Brooks
    University of Hawaii at Manoa, Manoa, HI, USA
    Clin Nurs Res 17:98-117. 2008
    ..Individuals with higher perception of illness impact were associated with lower self-perception of health status and poorer psychosocial adjustment to illness...
  76. ncbi Cognitive Appraisal of Health Scale: early instrument development in stroke
    Elizabeth A Johnson
    Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Clin Nurse Spec 22:12-8. 2008
    ..Threat and benefit subscales had acceptable evidence of content validity. Further instrument development is warranted and may lead to a more accurate measurement of how stroke survivors appraise the multiple demands of stroke recovery...
  77. ncbi Emotional comfort: the patient's perspective of a therapeutic context
    Anne M Williams
    National Health and Medical Research Council, Australia
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:405-15. 2006
    ..Comfort is a word that is frequently used to describe both physical and emotional aspects of the hospital experience. A number of definitions exist in the literature and there is a lack of clarity in understanding this concept...
  78. ncbi Mothers in the NICU: outsider to partner
    Judith A Heermann
    The College of Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 31:176-81, 200. 2005
    ..Mothers' development evolved in predictable patterns. The results of this study can be considered in implementation and evaluation plans for NICUs moving to family-focused developmental care...
  79. ncbi Effects of brief cognitive-behavioral interventions on confidence to resist the urges to use heroin and methamphetamine in relapse-related situations
    Cheng Fang Yen
    Department of Psychiatry and Graduate Institute of Behavioral Science, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:788-91. 2004
    ..The possible explanations for the ineffectiveness of brief C-B interventions to improve confidence in managing intrapersonal situations related to heroin use are discussed...
  80. ncbi Psychometric properties of the DSM scale for depression (DSD) with Korean-American youths
    Heeseung Choi
    University of Texas Houston, Health Science Center, School of Nursing, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 23:735-56. 2002
    ..The highest correlation coefficient was observed between depression and somatic symptoms (r =.61). These findings are informative for the design of further studies of mental health of Korean-American youths...
  81. ncbi Optimism, promotion pride, and prevention pride as predictors of quality of life
    Heidi Grant
    Columbia University, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 29:1521-32. 2003
    ..Both promotion and prevention pride predicted active coping. It is argued that promotion and prevention pride tell us something unique and important about the role of successful self-regulation in determining quality of life...
  82. ncbi Primary care patients' personal illness models for depression: a preliminary investigation
    C Brown
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Fam Pract 18:314-20. 2001
    ..Knowledge about primary care patients' personal illness models will aid in the development of adherence interventions, self-management training and support services appropriate to patients' needs in the primary care setting...
  83. ncbi Perceptual adjustment levels: patients' perception of their dignity in the hospital setting
    Milika Ruth Matiti
    University of Nottingham School of Nursing Boston Centre, Sibsey Road, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE21 9QS, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 41:735-44. 2004
    ..This has crucial relevance to nursing...
  84. ncbi Men with cancer. Changes in attempts to master the self-image as a man and as a parent
    Eva Elmberger
    Department of Nursing, Karolinska Instututet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Nurs 25:477-85. 2002
    ..Further study is needed to identify how nurses and other clinicians can assess the family's needs and support the parental role, especially in consideration of the findings of this study...
  85. ncbi An emerging model of behavior change in women maintaining weight loss
    Diane Berry
    Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Nurs Sci Q 17:242-52. 2004
    ..Looking across participants, six patterns emerged from the data with evolution of a model of change that has implications for nursing practice at defined times within the change process of weight loss...
  86. ncbi Ill health is powerlessness: a phenomenological study about worthlessness, limitations and suffering
    K Margaretha Strandmark
    Nordic School of Public Health, Goteborg, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 18:135-44. 2004
    ..Stigmatization results from suffering and a sense of worthlessness. The informants compensated for their vulnerability by means of human support, intimacy with others, a society adapted to disability, living in the present and awareness...
  87. ncbi Changing perceptions of womanhood: living with Parkinson's Disease
    Valerie Fleming
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Community Health, Glasgow Caledonian University, Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow G4 0BA, Scotland, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 41:515-24. 2004
    ..The findings are of particular relevance to nurses and other health professionals involved with women with Parkinson's Disease as well as social services and voluntary agencies...
  88. ncbi Analysis of the concept of aloneness. As applied to older women being treated for depression
    Linda L Pierce
    Medical College of Ohio, Toledo School of Nursing, Toledo, Ohio, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 29:20-5. 2003
  89. ncbi Postnatal depression: a qualitative study of the experiences of a group of Hong Kong Chinese women
    Sally Chan
    The Nethersole School of Nursing, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories
    J Clin Nurs 13:120-3. 2004
  90. ncbi The influence of locus of control on preferences for information and decision making
    Hideki Hashimoto
    Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Teikyo University School of Medicine, 2 11 1 Kaga, Itabashi, Tokyo 173 8605, Japan
    Patient Educ Couns 55:236-40. 2004
    ..The results suggested that individuals may use medical information for different purposes according to the types of health-related attribution beliefs...
  91. ncbi Stress among allogeneic bone marrow transplantation patients
    Heikki Heinonen
    Department of Medicine, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Patient Educ Couns 56:62-71. 2005
    ..A number of stressors generated by the patients were quite novel, and identified important information likely to be useful in clinical settings as well as subsequent research with this high-risk population...
  92. ncbi How people with schizophrenia build their hope
    H Kirkpatrick
    Schizophrenia Psychosocial Rehabilitation Program, Hamilton Psychiatric Hospital, Ontario, Canada
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 39:46-53. 2001
    ..2. To provide holistic care, clinicians need to discuss spirituality and meaning with clients. 3. Because being hopeful is an active process, clinicians need to talk to clients about hope, openly, realistically, and strategically...
  93. ncbi A new rating scale for adult resilience: what are the central protective resources behind healthy adjustment?
    Oddgeir Friborg
    Department of Psychology, University of Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 12:65-76. 2003
    ..The RSA-scale might be used as a valid and reliable measurement in health and clinical psychology to assess the presence of protective factors important to regain and maintain mental health...
  94. ncbi Housing, social support and people with schizophrenia: a grounded theory study
    Graeme Browne
    School of Nursing, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Queensland
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 26:311-26. 2005
    ..When they do they feel they belong, they feel safe and most importantly they have greater opportunities to make and maintain supportive social relationships...
  95. ncbi The lived experience of postpartum depression in a psychiatric population
    Wendy A Mason
    Tillanook Family Counseling Center
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 41:52-61. 2005
    ..Studies have examined the quantitative causal factors of postpartum depression. However, the lived experience of postpartum depression has not been investigated...
  96. ncbi Dialysis-dependency: the reformulated or remnant person
    Kristine Martin-McDonald
    Department of Nursing, University of Southern Queensland, Toowomba, Queensland
    Contemp Nurse 16:151-60. 2003
    ..Nurses need to understand the suffering, wrought by such a struggle, to facilitate the positive re-envisioning of those who are dialysis dependent...
  97. ncbi Development and validation of the Communication and Attitudinal Self-Efficacy scale for cancer (CASE-cancer)
    Michael S Wolf
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair, Suite 200, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 57:333-41. 2005
    ..Our two-step approach to presenting response options may also provide a model for helping lower literate patients more accurately respond to survey items...
  98. ncbi Measuring continuity and discontinuity following stroke
    Janet S Secrest
    School of Nursing, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 615 McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37403, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 35:243-7. 2003
    ..To design and test a valid, reliable, and parsimonious instrument to measure continuity and discontinuity of self following stroke...
  99. ncbi Self-regulation and recovery: approaching an understanding of the process of recovery from stress
    Jürgen Beckmann
    University of Potsdam, Department of Sport Science, Germany
    Psychol Rep 95:1135-53. 2004
    ..g., self-determination, self-motivation, emotion control, whereas state orientation furthers a perseverance of stress through rumination and self-discipline...
  100. ncbi Partners in adversity. IV. Coping and mood
    P G Surtees
    MRC Biostatistics Unit, University Forvie Site, Cambridge, UK
    Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 243:319-27. 1994
    ..Details are provided of the construction of a summary measure of coping response based upon the above domains and of its relationship with follow-up mood state after allowance for mood levels at initial interview...
  101. ncbi Interpersonal relatedness, self-definition, and their motivational orientation during adolescence: a theoretical and empirical integration
    Golan Shahar
    Department of Psychiatry and the Yale Program for Poverty, Disability, and Urban Health, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:470-83. 2003
    ..Controlled motivation, predicted by self-criticism and maladaptive neediness, did not predict negative events. Results illustrate the centrality of protective, pleasure-related processes in adaptive adolescent development...

Research Grants79

    Thomas Wills; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. Religiosity and Adolescent Alcohol Use
    Thomas Wills; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The results will have implications for understanding the mechanism of relationships between religiosity and alcohol use, and will have implications for design of prevention programs in school or community settings. ..
  3. D-Cycloserine Augmentation of Therapy for Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
    Eric Storch; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such agents may have utility in improving outcome, reducing premature therapy termination, and targeting patients who have been treatment refractory. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Clancy Blair; Fiscal Year: 2002
  5. Development of depression during adolescence
    BENJAMIN HANKIN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Parents will provide collateral information on their children's symptoms and negative events. Multilevel growth curve analyses will be used to test the hypotheses. ..
    GARY LADD; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..g., anxiety, depression, loneliness, low self-esteem), and (c) school failure (e.g., underachievement, scholastic disengagement, school avoidance, truancy, suspensions, and drop out). ..
  7. Quality Community Services for Adolescent Drug Abuse
    Aaron Hogue; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..An important secondary yield will be increasing the scarce knowledge base on commonly practiced community approaches in the SAU condition. ..
  8. Alcohol Lapse: Role of Self-Control Strength & Restraint
    Mark Muraven; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The present study has the potential to elucidate the self-control processes needed to enhance the maintenance of limits on alcohol intake. ..
    Jennifer Crocker; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..3) Cultural differences in the direction as well as possibly the content of contingencies of SE can account for the relatively low average levels of SE in Asians and Asian-Americans. ..
  10. HIV-Infected IDU Living with HCV Coinfection
    Karolynn Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Self-concordant goals, self-regulation, and personality
    KENNON SHELDON; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In the process we hope to develop new understanding of personality differentiation and adult identity formation. ..
  12. Practicing Self-Control Lowers the Risk of Smoking Lapse
    Mark Muraven; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Information from this study will increase our comprehension of self-control and the regulation of smoking, which may be useful in the design of smoking cessation programs. ..
    Karolynn Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Specifically we will investigate: 1) the symptom appraisal process; 2) coping responses to common symptoms: 3) the kinds of self-care activities employed; 4) emotional responses to common symptoms. ..
  14. Risk and Protective Factors in School Maladjustment
    GARY LADD; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Experience of Mental Control
    Daniel Wegner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Karolynn Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..All of which are important factors in adapting to life with what may become a chronic illness as more people live longer with the infection and do so within the context of a rapidly changing health care system. ..
  17. Symptom Interpretation & Oral Health among Harlem Adults
    Karolynn Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In depth face-to-face, focused interviews will be conducted with 120 adults. As in several of the principal Investigator's previous federally funded investigations, qualitative research methods will be employed. ..
    Jennifer Crocker; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. MSMW: Pathways, Motives and Behaviors
    Karolynn Siegel; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The study's finding will offer novel and important information about a high risk subpopulation of MSMW, and will yield important information that can guide the development of preventive interventions. ..
    Liliana Lengua; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This study will also identify predictors of resilience and positive adjustment in response to stress or risk. ..
  21. Adherence and Competence in Adolescent Drug Use Therapy
    Aaron Hogue; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study will be among the first to explore the relation between treatment adherence and outcome, and the very first to study therapist competence, with an adolescent drug-using sample. ..
    Mitchell Prinstein; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Analyses will include MAC/SEM for evaluation of predictor variables across the normative and clinical samples and growth curve analyses to track effects of across time. ..
  23. Adverse Outcomes of Dual Use of Health Systems Among Older Male Veterans
    FREDRIC WOLINSKY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  24. Desistance versus persistence in antisocial behavior
    Rolf Loeber; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, we will explore whether resistors are able to function as well adjusted adults, free from significant mental health problems (e.g., antisocial personality disorder, substance abuse, depression). [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    E Cummings; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Patrick T Davies; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our long-term objective is to translate the scientific knowledge gained from this project into clinical treatment and social policy initiatives that are designed improve the welfare of vulnerable children and families. ..
  27. Biobehavioral Intervention in Heart Failure
    Debra Moser; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Biofeedback-relaxation training for patients with heart failure may have potential long-term clinical benefits and may serve as an important adjunct to pharmacologic therapy. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Neal Krause; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Included among these procedures are individual growth curve models and latent variable structural equation models. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Michael Miner; Fiscal Year: 2009
  30. Recovery in Schizophrenia: Longitudinal Course
    Martin Harrow; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  31. Sex Differences in ADHD Expression
    Michelle Martel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These studies are novel and will provide new knowledge in a much theorized area. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. Biobehavioral Cardiovascular Health Promotion Intervention in a State Prison Syst
    Debra K Moser; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Effective management of cardiovascular risk factors could improve the health of inmates both while incarcerated and once released, and reduce the substantial personal and societal burden of cardiovascular disease. ..
  33. School-based expressive writing intervention trials for youth exposed to violence
    WENDY L KLIEWER; Fiscal Year: 2010
  34. Domestic Violence, Child Security & Child Mental Health
    Patrick Davies; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  35. Mediators of Violence Exposure and Drug Use in Youth
    Wendy Kliewer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..It has potential to reduce the tremendous societal costs of drug use by identifying behavioral and physiological correlates of inflation and escalation of drug use in adolescence. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  36. Video Game Violence
    BRAD BUSHMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
  37. Neurocognitive Function in Children with Hypertension
    MARC LANDE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The effect of antihypertensive therapy on neurocognitive function will be determined. ..
  38. Continuity of Care and Health Outcomes: Does It Really Matter?
    FREDRIC WOLINSKY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Health and Health Services Use in the HRS/AHEAD
    FREDRIC WOLINSKY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Linear and non-linear regression and random effects models will also be used where appropriate. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. D-Cycloserine Enhancement of Exposure in Social Phobia
    Stefan G Hofmann; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study addresses an important public health issue by assessing an intervention that may lead to a more efficient and effective application of empirically based psychosocial interventions for the treatment of SAD. ..
  41. Religion, Aging, and Mexican American Health
    Neal Krause; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..To compare and contrast race differences in religiousness as well as race differences in the relationship between religion and health among older Whites, older Blacks, and older Mexican Americans. ..
  42. Prevention of Depression Among Pre-Adolescent Youth
    CAROLYN MC CARTY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The data collected will form the basis for a future R-01 research proposal to study an expanded application of the prevention program that will be generated. ..
  43. Eating Disorder Prevention Program Effectiveness Trial
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..g. will use random assignment, an attention control condition, blinded diagnostic interviews, multiple-reporter data, and a long-term follow-up). ..
  44. Youth Drug Use, Violence Exposure, and Physiology
    Wendy Kliewer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  45. Behavioral Approach System (BAS)and Bipolar Spectrum: Biopsychosocial Integration
    LAUREN ALLOY; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, these same factors will be examined to predict general worsening of course and progression to Bi II and Bi I status among the Bi Ss. ..
  46. Parenting and Children's Socioemotional Functioning
    Carlos Valiente; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Using longitudinal data, I will test if children's emotion regulation mediates the relations of parental expressivity and children's problem behaviors and social competence. ..
    Rolf Loeber; Fiscal Year: 2001
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Thus, the proposed study should be the definitive test of this new promising eating disorder prevention program and should significantly advance our knowledge regarding the prevention of this pervasive psychiatric problem. ..
  49. Cognitive Modulation of Human Neuroendocrine Stress Axis
    James Abelson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Existing animal data will be used to identify factors within the cognitive intervention which likely account for its potency and dismantling studies will be done to examine the separable effects of these factors. ..
  50. Social Reactions, PTSD & Drinking in Sex Assault Victims
    SARAH ULLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Stefan Hofmann; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The main hypothesis is that perceived emotional control will mediate treatment outcome and generality of effectiveness independent of the specific treatment condition. ..
    FREDRIC WOLINSKY; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  53. Aging, Acculturation, and Health: Korean American Elders
    Yuri Jang; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study is an important step in expanding our understanding of the unique experiences of minority elders; further research will be developed based on the results from this pilot research. ..
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Agras' and Taylor's labs, (2) learn state-of- the-art treatments for eating pathology and other adolescent psychopathology, (3) take courses in quantitative techniques, methodology, and ethics, and (4) receive training in grant writing. ..
  55. Pleasant Events and Moods: A Time-Series Analysis
    Brent Mausbach; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The remaining participants will receive no feedback. All participants will receive a one-month follow-up to determine if those receiving detailed feedback experience fewer negative emotions and more positive emotions. ..
    Thomas Kamarck; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  57. Risk and Maintenance Factors for Bulimic Pathology
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  58. Relations Between Early Emotion and Cognitive Processes
    Susan D Calkins; Fiscal Year: 2010
  59. Acculturation and Health Protection in Latino Youth
    Paul Smokowski; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Mixed-methods analyses using HLM growth curve modeling, and qualitative interview data will examine how acculturation processes and health behaviors evolve over time in different environmental settings. ..
  60. Risk for Sexual Abuse: As Study of Adolescent Offenders
    Michael Miner; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
    GREGORY AARONS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The research project will include agencies serving adolescents (ages 12-18) representing those most commonly used by youth with co-morbid disorders. ..
    Mark Wood; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..More effective interventions would result in fewer injuries from acute intoxication and lessen the risk for the development of alcoholism as a result of chronic alcohol abuse. ..
  63. HIV Prevention for Youth with Severe Mental Illness
    Larry K Brown; Fiscal Year: 2010
    JOANN SHORTT; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Determining whether siblings growing up in the same family are at risk or protected differentially from poor peer outcomes will greatly contribute to our understanding of the individuals in peer relations. ..
    Dante Cicchetti; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Psychopathology and problem adolescent behaviors also will be assessed. ..
  66. Concept Mapping of Readiness for Evidence-Based Practice
    GREGORY AARONS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Develop a theoretical model of readiness for EBPs that can be tested in subsequent studies; 5. Develop a preliminary measure of organizational readiness for EBP for use in subsequent studies. ..
  67. Reflexology: An Intervention for Advanced Breast Cancer
    Gwen Wyatt; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Finally, this study utilizes an improved design over existing work. It is a RCT with adequate numbers to detect group differences, and could ultimately serve as a model for rigorous investigation of other complementary therapies. ..
  68. Helping Older African American Cancer Survivors Cope
    Jill Hamilton; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  69. Impact of Depression & Function on Healthcare Use & Cost
    Bruce Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2006
  70. Depression Prevention Program for High-Risk Adolescents
    Eric Stice; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Thus, the proposed project should provide a rigorous evaluation of this promising brief prevention program and should advance knowledge regarding the prevention of this pernicious psychiatric problem. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  71. Stress, Resilience, and Working Memory in Later Life
    Anthony Ong; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  72. Substance Abusing Delinquents: 5-Year Outcomes of RCT
    SCOTT HENGGELER; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Aim 3. Test hypotheses about the mediators and moderators of MST treatment effects. ..
    SCOTT HENGGELER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Aim 3. To test hypotheses about the mediators and moderators of MST treatment effects. ..
  74. RUPP-PI
    John Walkup; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..It describes a 5-year multisite 3-arm, double blind, placebo substitution intervention to establish the optimal length of antidepressant treatment in children and adolescents with Major Depressive Disorder. ..
  75. Implementing Evidenced-Based Treatment for Youths
    SCOTT HENGGELER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  76. Child/Adolescent Anxiety Multimodal Treatment Study
    John Walkup; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  77. Health Status, Age, and Emotion Regulation
    Susan Charles; Fiscal Year: 2009