social work


Summary: The use of community resources, individual case work, or group work to promote the adaptive capacities of individuals in relation to their social and economic environments. It includes social service agencies.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Social work involvement in end of life planning
    Janna C Heyman
    Fordham University Graduate School of Social Services, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 47:47-61. 2006
  2. ncbi Occupational therapy compared with social work assessment for older people. An economic evaluation alongside the CAMELOT randomised controlled trial
    Chris Flood
    St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, City University, Philpot Street, London E1 2EA, UK
    Age Ageing 34:47-52. 2005
  3. ncbi Parental experiences of children's disabilities and special education in the United States and Japan: implications for school social work
    Misa Kayama
    School of Social Work, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Soc Work 55:117-25. 2010
  4. ncbi An ecological analysis of racial differences in low birthweight: implications for maternal and child health social work
    Kim D Jaffee
    College of Human Services and Health Professions, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    Health Soc Work 28:9-22. 2003
  5. ncbi Predicting who will use intensive social care: case finding tools based on linked health and social care data
    Martin Bardsley
    The Nuffield Trust, 59 New Cavendish Street, London W1G 7LP, UK
    Age Ageing 40:265-70. 2011
  6. ncbi Incredible Years parent training support for foster carers in Wales: a multi-centre feasibility study
    T Bywater
    College of Health and Behavioural Science, School of Psychology, Bangor University, Gwynedd, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 37:233-43. 2011
  7. ncbi Health and social services accessed by a cohort of Canadian illicit opioid users outside of treatment
    Lina Noël
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, Beauport, QC
    Can J Public Health 97:166-70. 2006
  8. ncbi Increasing access and providing social services to improve drug abuse treatment for women with children
    J C Marsh
    University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration, IL 60637, USA
    Addiction 95:1237-47. 2000
  9. ncbi Home health care utilization: a review of the research for social work
    Goldie Kadushin
    School of Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53201, USA
    Health Soc Work 29:219-44. 2004
  10. ncbi Partner violence and survivors' chronic health problems: informing social work practice
    Rebecca J Macy
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27510, USA
    Soc Work 54:29-43. 2009

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  1. ncbi Social work involvement in end of life planning
    Janna C Heyman
    Fordham University Graduate School of Social Services, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 47:47-61. 2006
    ..Social workers need to attend to the systems in which they operate as well as to client concerns...
  2. ncbi Occupational therapy compared with social work assessment for older people. An economic evaluation alongside the CAMELOT randomised controlled trial
    Chris Flood
    St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, City University, Philpot Street, London E1 2EA, UK
    Age Ageing 34:47-52. 2005
    ..To compare costs and outcome of occupational therapy-led assessment with social worker-led assessment of older people, in terms of their independence and quality of life...
  3. ncbi Parental experiences of children's disabilities and special education in the United States and Japan: implications for school social work
    Misa Kayama
    School of Social Work, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Soc Work 55:117-25. 2010
    ..S. and Japanese concepts of disability suggests ways in which services in both countries may be strengthened. The Japanese case suggests ways of strengthening empathy and trust, and the U.S. case provides a positive model of inclusion...
  4. ncbi An ecological analysis of racial differences in low birthweight: implications for maternal and child health social work
    Kim D Jaffee
    College of Human Services and Health Professions, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    Health Soc Work 28:9-22. 2003
    ..The implications of these findings emphasize the need for socially and ecologically focused policies that can reduce individual-level risks for low birthweight in the future...
  5. ncbi Predicting who will use intensive social care: case finding tools based on linked health and social care data
    Martin Bardsley
    The Nuffield Trust, 59 New Cavendish Street, London W1G 7LP, UK
    Age Ageing 40:265-70. 2011
    ..the costs of delivering health and social care services are rising as the population ages and more people live with chronic diseases...
  6. ncbi Incredible Years parent training support for foster carers in Wales: a multi-centre feasibility study
    T Bywater
    College of Health and Behavioural Science, School of Psychology, Bangor University, Gwynedd, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 37:233-43. 2011
    ..Service use costs for foster carers and looked after child...
  7. ncbi Health and social services accessed by a cohort of Canadian illicit opioid users outside of treatment
    Lina Noël
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, Beauport, QC
    Can J Public Health 97:166-70. 2006
    ..To examine the use of social and health services by illicit opioid users outside of treatment in five Canadian cities ('OPICAN' cohort)...
  8. ncbi Increasing access and providing social services to improve drug abuse treatment for women with children
    J C Marsh
    University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration, IL 60637, USA
    Addiction 95:1237-47. 2000
    ..Also, to assess the impact of using access services on the use of other services and on treatment effectiveness...
  9. ncbi Home health care utilization: a review of the research for social work
    Goldie Kadushin
    School of Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53201, USA
    Health Soc Work 29:219-44. 2004 skilled nursing, homemaker, mobile meals, home health aide, physical therapy, occupational therapy, or social work services...
  10. ncbi Partner violence and survivors' chronic health problems: informing social work practice
    Rebecca J Macy
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27510, USA
    Soc Work 54:29-43. 2009
    Although most social work professionals may expect that women who experience partner violence will sustain acute physical injuries, social workers may be less knowledgeable about the chronic health problems with which violence survivors ..
  11. ncbi Becoming homeless, being homeless, and resolving homelessness among women
    Deborah Finfgeld-Connett
    University of Missouri, Sinclair School of Nursing, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 31:461-9. 2010
    ..Services that are highly valued include physical and mental health care and child care assistance...
  12. ncbi Precarious employment conditions affect work content in education and social work: results of work analyses
    Ana Maria Seifert
    CINBIOSE, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, CP 8888, Succ Centre Ville, Montreal, Canada QC H3C 3P8
    Int J Law Psychiatry 30:299-310. 2007
  13. ncbi Interprofessional leadership training in MCH social work
    Edward Pecukonis
    School of Social Work, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 52:625-41. 2013
    The need to train health social workers to practice interprofessionally is an essential goal of social work education...
  14. ncbi [Health problems also explain social services use in home care]
    Joan Gene Badia
    CAPSE Consorci d Atenció Primària de Salut de l Eixample, Barcelona, Espana
    Aten Primaria 41:91-101. 2009
    ..To identify which social and health variables are associated with receiving social services in patients included in home care programmes with the implementation of the Dependence Law...
  15. ncbi The importance of adult literacy issues in social work practice
    Center for the Study of Adult Literacy, Georgia State University, Atlanta 30302 3977, USA
    Soc Work 51:177-9. 2006
  16. ncbi The incidence of work-related illness in the UK health and social work sector: The Health and Occupation Reporting network 2002-2003
    Luke Walsh
    University of Manchester Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Occup Med (Lond) 55:262-7. 2005
    ..THOR data show that the health and social work sector generates a high proportion of case reports...
  17. ncbi The effect of a social work intervention to enhance advance care planning documentation in the nursing home
    R Sean Morrison
    Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:290-4. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of a multicomponent advance care planning intervention directed at nursing home social workers on identification and documentation of preferences for medical treatments and on patient outcomes...
  18. ncbi Setting priorities for gerontological social work research: a national Delphi study
    Denise Burnette
    Columbia University School of Social Work, 622 West 113th Street, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Gerontologist 43:828-38. 2003
    ..This article reports the results of a national Delphi study on setting research priorities for gerontological social work.
  19. ncbi Not just a middle-class affliction: crafting a social work research agenda on postpartum depression
    Laura S Abrams
    Department of Social Welfare School of Public Policy and Social Research, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 1656, USA
    Health Soc Work 32:289-96. 2007
    ..Despite the relevance of PPD to multiple social work problems and populations, the social work literature contains sparse information about the causes of, ..
  20. ncbi Examining the premises supporting the empirically supported intervention approach to social work practice
    Bowen McBeath
    School of Social Work and Hatfield School of Government, Division of Public Administration, Portland State University, OR 97207 0751, USA
    Soc Work 55:347-57. 2010
    ..available literature, the authors found insufficient support for the uniform application of an ESI approach to social work practice in the human service sector, particularly as applied within agency contexts serving ethnic minority ..
  21. ncbi Teacher key opinion leaders and mental health consultation in low-income urban schools
    Marc S Atkins
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Institute for Juvenile Research, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:905-8. 2008
    ..The results suggest an expanded role for KOL teachers as indigenous and natural supports for the dissemination and implementation of school-based mental health programs...
  22. pmc Improving social work in intensive care unit palliative care: results of a quality improvement intervention
    Andrew J McCormick
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104 2499, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:297-304. 2010
    ..Social workers are involved in providing this care for patients and families. Our goal was to examine the social worker component of an intervention to improve interdisciplinary palliative care in the ICU...
  23. ncbi Social work student attitudes toward contraception and the HPV vaccine
    Chris Flaherty
    College of Social Work, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0027, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 51:361-81. 2012
    The purpose of the current study was to examine social work student attitudes toward the social work profession's perspective on certain aspects of reproductive health in the United States: contraception, emergency contraception, and the ..
  24. ncbi Overlap of hospital use and social care in older people in England
    Martin Bardsley
    The Nuffield Trust, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:133-9. 2012
    ..To link pseudonymous health and social care use data in order to determine what proportion of older people access hospital and social care services...
  25. ncbi "Being" native versus "going native": conducting social work research as an insider
    V K Kanuha
    School of Social Work, University of Hawaii, Honolulu 96822, USA
    Soc Work 45:439-47. 2000
    ..the need to examine critically some of the earlier notions about the epistemology, ontology, and methodology of social work research and practice...
  26. ncbi Revisiting the benefits debate: does qualitative social work research produce salubrious effects?
    Judith L M McCoyd
    School of Social Work, Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey, Camden 08102 1519, USA
    Soc Work 52:340-9. 2007
    b>Social work discussion about the intersection of therapy and research has been heated...
  27. ncbi Barriers to health and social services for street-based sex workers
    Steven P Kurtz
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Studies, University of Delaware, DE, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:345-61. 2005
    ..Bridging these gaps is tremendously important from a public health perspective given the disease burden among this population. Recommendations include service staff training, outreach, and promising research directions...
  28. ncbi How are homeless people treated in the healthcare system and other societal institutions? Study of their experiences and trust
    Robert Irestig
    Department of Community Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 38:225-31. 2010
    ..To elucidate the perceived treatment that the homeless have received from the healthcare and other societal organisations and to present homeless persons' trust in the healthcare system and suggestions of necessary changes for improving it...
  29. ncbi Factors associated with long-stay nursing home admissions among the U.S. elderly population: comparison of logistic regression and the Cox proportional hazards model with policy implications for social work
    Qian Cai
    Health Core, Inc, Wilmington, Delaware, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 48:154-68. 2009
    ..S. elderly population. Social Work's interest in services to the elderly makes this research critical to the profession...
  30. ncbi Utilization of health social work services by older immigrants and veterans in Israel
    Gail K Auslander
    Paul Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mt Scopus, Israel
    Health Soc Work 30:241-51. 2005
    The authors examined factors related to utilization of health social work services among older immigrants from the former Soviet Union and veteran residents of Israel, using Andersen's behavioral model...
  31. ncbi Conceptualising successful partnerships
    Bernard Dowling
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 12:309-17. 2004
  32. ncbi Cost-effectiveness analysis of a home-based social work intervention for children and adolescents who have deliberately poisoned themselves. Results of a randomised controlled trial
    S Byford
    Centre for Health Economics, University of York
    Br J Psychiatry 174:56-62. 1999
    ..Little evidence exists regarding the effectiveness or cost-effectiveness of alternative treatment services in the field of child and adolescent psychiatry...
  33. ncbi Knowledge and social work in health care - the case of Finland
    Johanna Bjorkenheim
    Helsinki University, Department of Social Policy and Social Work, Helsinki, Finland
    Soc Work Health Care 44:261-78. 2007
    ..carried out in different countries have shown that there is a lack of a common and up-dated knowledge base in social work, and that social workers make use of research in their everyday practice only to a very limited extent...
  34. ncbi Breaking down barriers: integrating health and care services for older people in England
    Caroline Glendinning
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, M13 9PL Manchester, UK
    Health Policy 65:139-51. 2003
    ..Together, these pressures exclude the voices of older people, and therefore call into question whether the considerable organisational upheaval of service integration will be able to deliver the changes valued by older people themselves...
  35. ncbi Assessment of the needs of older people by district nurses and social workers: a changing culture?
    A Worth
    Department of Nursing Studies, University of Edinburgh, Adam Ferguson Building, 40 George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9LL, UK
    J Interprof Care 15:257-66. 2001
    ..An ethnographic approach was taken to analysing the assessment process in district nursing and social work, encompassing interviews with practitioners and observation of assessment practice...
  36. ncbi The effects of orff-based music therapy and social work groups on childhood grief symptoms and behaviors
    Russell E Hilliard
    Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care, Sate University of New York, New Paltz
    J Music Ther 44:123-38. 2007
    This study evaluated and compared the effects of Orff-based music therapy, social work, and wait-list control groups on behavioral problems and grief symptoms of bereaved school-aged children...
  37. ncbi Barriers to employment following renal transplantation: implications for the social work professional
    Jacquelyn Monroe
    College of Social Work, The Ohio State University, 225B Stillman Hall, 1947 College Road, Columbus, OH 43210 1162, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 40:61-81. 2005
  38. ncbi How place matters: unpacking technology and power in health and social care
    B Poland
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Health Soc Care Community 13:170-80. 2005
    ..Several fruitful avenues for place-sensitive research of health and social care practice (and its effects) are suggested...
  39. ncbi Companionship, control, and compassion: a social work perspective on the needs of children with cancer and their families at the end of life
    Barbara L Jones
    University of Texas at Austin, School of Social Work, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    J Palliat Med 9:774-88. 2006
  40. ncbi Balancing professional and team boundaries in mental health services: pursuing the holy grail in Somerset
    Pauline Gulliver
    Institute for Applied Health and Social Policy, King s College London, UK
    J Interprof Care 16:359-70. 2002
    ..The paper identifies the ways in which this integration impacted on boundary activity and draws out the messages for mental health policy and practice that emerge...
  41. ncbi Has social work met its commitment to Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders? A review of the periodical literature
    Noreen Mokuau
    School of Social Work, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Soc Work 53:115-21. 2008
    ..S. census as a distinct racial minority group, with unique histories, values, and traditions. The profession of social work, with its historical commitment to social and cultural diversity, has begun to establish a knowledge base on ..
  42. ncbi Barriers to accessing quality health care for cancer patients: a survey of members of the association of oncology social work
    Mary Ann Burg
    Department of Community Health and Family Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32601, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 49:38-52. 2010
    The present article reports data from a cross-sectional survey of members of the Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW) completed in May 2006...
  43. ncbi Needs and feelings of anxiety of relatives of patients hospitalized in intensive care units: implications for social work
    Dirk Delva
    Department of Social Work, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
    Soc Work Health Care 35:21-40. 2002
  44. ncbi Privatization of social services: quality differences in Swedish elderly care
    Ragnar Stolt
    Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala Science Park, Uppsala, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 72:560-7. 2011
    ..Our conclusion is that private care providers seem to emphasize service aspects rather than structural prerequisites for good care...
  45. ncbi Effect of a social work liaison program on family caregivers to people with brain injury
    Steven M Albert
    Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 17:175-89. 2002
    We assessed the effect of a social work liaison program on caregiver outcomes for families caring for people with brain injury.
  46. ncbi Leadership of interprofessional health and social care teams: a socio-historical analysis
    Scott Reeves
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1X2, Canada
    J Nurs Manag 18:258-64. 2010
    ..The aim of this paper is to explore some of the key socio-historical issues related to the leadership of interprofessional teams...
  47. ncbi Children with HIV/AIDS and their families: a successful social work intervention based on the culturally specific health care model
    A Goicoechea-Balbona
    School of Social Work, University of Maryland, MD 21205 1777, USA
    Health Soc Work 23:61-9. 1998
    ..It also explores some of the personal and social determinants that prevented the families from pursuing medical treatment at a community migrant health center after pediatricians had diagnosed the children as having HIV/AIDS...
  48. ncbi Factors influencing adjustment of patients suffering from nasopharynx carcinoma--implications for oncology social work
    J L Ma
    Department of Social Work, Chinese University of Hong Kong
    Soc Work Health Care 25:83-103. 1997
    ..This model of practice is applicable to other countries like USA...
  49. ncbi National survey of psychotherapy training in psychiatry, psychology, and social work
    Myrna M Weissman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:925-34. 2006
    ..Few practitioners use EBT...
  50. ncbi Knowledge diffusion in social work: a new approach to bridging the gap
    Marilyn Herie
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Soc Work 47:85-95. 2002
    The continuing gap between research and practice has long been a problem in social work. A great deal of the empirical practice literature has emphasized practice evaluation (usually in the form of single-case methodologies) at the ..
  51. ncbi Cultivating social work leadership in health promotion and aging: strategies for active aging interventions
    Victor W Marshall
    Institute on Aging, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 1030, USA
    Health Soc Work 30:135-44. 2005
    ..Finally, using the example of promoting physical activity as a healthy aging strategy, they detail eight ways that social workers can provide leadership in promoting positive health in later life...
  52. ncbi Supported education for adults with psychiatric disabilities: an innovation for social work and psychosocial rehabilitation practice
    Carol T Mowbray
    School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1106, USA
    Soc Work 50:7-20. 2005
    ..The authors conclude with a discussion of why PSR and SEd are important to social work and how social workers can effectively use this evidence-based practice to maximize opportunities for consumers ..
  53. ncbi Valuing families: social work practice with families from a strengths perspective
    T J Early
    College of Social Work, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Soc Work 45:118-30. 2000
    b>Social work and social workers have long been concerned with families...
  54. ncbi Physicians' ability to influence the life-style behaviors of diabetic patients: implications for social work
    Revital Gross
    The Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, P O B 3886, Jerusalem 91037, Israel
    Soc Work Health Care 44:191-204. 2007
    ..This could both improve the care of diabetic patients, and strengthen the status of the social work profession in the healthcare system.
  55. ncbi Pediatricians' training and identification and management of psychosocial problems
    Philip J Leaf
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:355-65. 2004
    ..These results suggest that identification and management of young children's psychosocial problems demands advanced training and support the American Academy of Pediatrics' call for more extensive training...
  56. ncbi The value of the presence of social work in emergency departments
    Charles Auerbach
    Wurzweiler School of Social Work, Yeshiva University, New York, New York, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 49:314-26. 2010
    The value of the presence of social work in emergency rooms is supported by directly examining the hospitalization rates of patients seen by social workers...
  57. ncbi Perceived health needs of inner-city street prostitutes: a preliminary study
    R J Valera
    Department of Health Education, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    Am J Health Behav 25:50-9. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Effective program development for inner-city prostitutes needs to acknowledge the presence of distinct subpopulations and the pervasive influence of PTSD on health status...
  58. ncbi Bringing it all back home: social work and the challenge of returning veterans
    Darrell P Wheeler
    School of Social Work, Hunter College, City University of New York, NY 10021, USA
    Health Soc Work 32:297-300. 2007
  59. ncbi The future of health social work
    Edward V Pecukonis
    School of Social Work, University of Maryland, 525 West Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 37:1-15. 2003
    The practice of social work in health care is at a critical juncture, and laces an uncertain future...
  60. ncbi The validity of the 2004 U.S. News & World Report's rankings of schools of social work
    Robert G Green
    School of Social Work, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Soc Work 51:135-45. 2006
    ..S. News & World Report's rankings of the educational quality of graduate schools of social work are based on responses of a small group of deans and faculty members to a single item on a mailed survey...
  61. ncbi Social work with adult cancer patients: a vote-count review of intervention research
    J G Cwikel
    Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheba, Israel
    Soc Work Health Care 29:39-67. 1999
    ..Based on the results of this study, social workers might want to reevaluate their intervention strategies...
  62. ncbi Social service and case management needs of HIV-infected persons upon release from prison/jail
    R L Sowell
    Department of Administrative and Clinical Nursing, College of Nursing, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Lippincotts Case Manag 6:157-68. 2001
    ..Identified social services needs and the descriptions of their experiences with case management provides insight as to how case management services can be improved for this population...
  63. ncbi Tracing thought through time and space: a selective review of bibliometrics in social work
    Gary Holden
    DSW, Room 407, MC 6112, New York University School of Social Work, 1 Washington Square North, Room 407, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 41:1-34. 2005
    ..Citation analysis has been used in social work to examine the quantity and the impact of the work of individuals and academic institutions...
  64. ncbi Empowerment evaluation as a social work strategy
    M Secret
    College of Social Work, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0027, USA
    Health Soc Work 24:120-7. 1999
    ..The article addresses the benefits and risks inherent in an empowerment approach to the evaluative research process...
  65. ncbi Creating and field-testing child maltreatment definitions: improving the reliability of substantiation determinations
    Amy M Smith Slep
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794, USA
    Child Maltreat 11:217-36. 2006
    ..Clearly, implementing standardized definitions in a typical child protective environment would pose myriad political challenges. However, our results suggest achieving reliable substantiation determinations may be a feasible goal...
  66. ncbi Bridging refugee youth and children's services: a case study of cross-service training
    Lyn Morland
    BRYCS, Children s Services, Refugee Programs, and Migration and Refugee Services, U S Conference of Catholic Bishops, Washington, DC, USA
    Child Welfare 84:791-812. 2005
    ..Louis to strengthen collaboration between child welfare and refugee-serving agencies. This article details the lessons learned from this training and recommends changes in policy and practice...
  67. ncbi Patient and family involvement in hospice interdisciplinary teams
    Debra Parker Oliver
    School of Social Work, University of Missouri, Columbia, USA
    J Palliat Care 21:270-6. 2005
    ..Better communication was recognized as a potential benefit. The patient's frailty and the burdens of caregiving for the family were noted challenges to participation. Video-mediated communication is offered as a potential solution...
  68. ncbi Case managers' roles and functions: Commission for Case Manager Certification's 2004 research, part II
    Hussein A Tahan
    New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York 10022, USA
    Lippincotts Case Manag 11:71-87; quiz 88-9. 2006
    ..In addition, Part II summarizes future changes in the field of case management as perceived by those who participated in the study...
  69. ncbi Child welfare workers: who they are and how they view the child welfare system
    Maristela C Zell
    Governors State University, University Park, IL, USA
    Child Welfare 85:83-103. 2006
    ..Caseworkers' views of child welfare policies emphasized the need for reforming the system and reevaluating funding priorities...
  70. ncbi Hospice - the ideology and perspectives in Estonia
    R Kiik
    Department of Sociology and Social Policy, Chair of Social Policy, Tartu, Estonia
    Int Nurs Rev 53:136-42. 2006
    ..Death and dying tend to be taboo for much of humankind. Themes about death and life ending have not been popular in Estonia because of its cultural traditions and history...
  71. ncbi An elder abuse shelter program: build it and they will come, a long term care based program to address elder abuse in the community
    Daniel A Reingold
    The Hebrew Home for the Aged, Riverdale, New York, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 46:123-35. 2006
    ..The goals are to increase public awareness, intervene to make the home safe, and provide a secure and fulfilling short or long term shelter. Research in prevalence and efficacious use of the shelter is being conducted...
  72. ncbi Use of health fairs to develop public health nursing competencies
    Hendrika Maltby
    Department of Nursing, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA
    Public Health Nurs 23:183-9. 2006
    ..This partnership between nursing and a community was expanded to include social work, physical therapy, and medical students...
  73. ncbi The Inner-City Asthma Intervention asthma counselor program: a collaborative model between physician and social worker to help empower families
    Carolyn M Rosen
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:S16-9. 2006
    ..The objective of the ICAI program was to translate and implement the NCICAS intervention into the real-world setting...
  74. ncbi Case managers' roles and functions: Commission for Case Manager Certification's 2004 Research, Part I
    Hussein A Tahan
    International Services and Corporate Health, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10022, USA
    Lippincotts Case Manag 11:4-22; quiz 23-4. 2006
    ..In addition, it summarizes future changes in the field of case management as perceived by those who participated in the study...
  75. ncbi Components that influence assessment and management of cancer-related symptoms: an interdisciplinary perspective
    Sofie Jakobsson
    Institute of Health and Care Sciences in Sahlgrenska Academy, Gotegorg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Oncol Nurs Forum 35:691-8. 2008
    ..To describe, from an interdisciplinary perspective, how cancer-related symptoms are assessed and managed in a cancer care setting and to describe the components that influence symptom management...
  76. ncbi The role of interagency collaboration for substance-abusing families involved with child welfare
    Beth L Green
    NPC Research, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Child Welfare 87:29-61. 2008
    ..Challenges that remain for successful collaborations are discussed...
  77. ncbi Frontline care in Irish intellectual disability services: the contribution of nurses and non-nurse care staff
    Fintan K Sheerin
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin2, Ireland
    J Intellect Disabil 12:127-41. 2008
    ..This study is the first of its type in Ireland and seeks to set out the unique interventional contribution of nursing and non-nurse caring within frontline intellectual disability services...
  78. ncbi Post-Katrina provision of health care to veterans in a mobile clinic: providers' perspectives
    Corazon R Lafuente
    Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Am Acad Nurse Pract 19:383-91. 2007
    ..To describe the challenges faced by healthcare providers in the aftermath of one of the worst natural disasters in the United States...
  79. ncbi Carer participation in England, Wales and Northern Ireland: a challenge for interprofessional working
    Alan Roulstone
    University of Sunderland, School of Health, Natural and Social, Sunderland, UK
    J Interprof Care 21:303-17. 2007
    ..This paper relates details of a study of current carer participation in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and begs a number of important questions as to the challenges for interprofessional working in supporting carer participation...
  80. ncbi Learning to listen to the organisational rhetoric of primary health and social care integration
    T Warne
    Mental Health Care, School of Nursing Salford Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Collaborative Research, University of Salford, England, United Kingdom
    Nurse Educ Today 27:947-54. 2007
    ..This paper discusses how these defense mechanisms need to be recognised and understood by managers so that a more supportive organisational culture is developed...
  81. ncbi Preparing for practice: how well are practitioners prepared for teamwork
    Kay Caldwell
    Institute of Nursing and Midwifery
    Br J Nurs 15:1250-4. 2006
    ..While no other area generated this level of disagreement, there were two other areas in which respondents felt unsure: cooperation within the team and conflict resolution within the team...
  82. ncbi Variances in perceptions of interdisciplinary collaboration by hospice staff
    Debra Parker Oliver
    School of Social Work, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    J Palliat Care 22:275-80. 2006
    ..The study concludes that measurement of collaboration is important given the emphasis in hospice on collaboration, and that the MIIC is one tool that can be used for that purpose...
  83. ncbi Preparation for cancer care: perceptions of newly qualified health care professionals
    Gina Copp
    Cancer and Palliative Care, Middlesex University, The Archway Campus, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 11:159-67. 2007
    ..A total of 50 graduates from each professional category in nursing, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, and social work were sampled yielding a total sample of 200...
  84. ncbi Re-examining the evaluation of interprofessional education for community mental health teams with a different lens: understanding presage, process and product factors
    S Reeves
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:765-70. 2006
    ..We argue that use of the 3P model during the development of in-service IPE could ensure that planning oversights are minimized, thereby improving outcomes...
  85. ncbi A road map for the last journey: home telehealth for holistic end-of-life care
    Jim Maudlin
    North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Lake City, Florida 32025, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 23:399-403. 2006
  86. ncbi Comprehensive Family Services and customer satisfaction outcomes
    Ruth A Huebner
    Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Frankfort, USA
    Child Welfare 85:691-714. 2006
    ..CFS practices are associated with significantly higher customer satisfaction that improved over time for all groups. Although causality cannot be determined, the relationship is consistent, robust, and meaningful...
  87. ncbi The patient's vulnerability, dependence and exposed situation in the discharge process: experiences of district nurses, geriatric nurses and social workers
    IngBritt Rydeman
    Neurotec Department, Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Nurs 15:1299-307. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to obtain a deeper understanding of the experiences of the discharge process among different professionals...
  88. ncbi Geriatric care managers: a collaborative resource to the physician practice
    James L Ferry
    Advantage Care Consultants, P O Box 307, Deerfield, MA 01342, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 18:129-32. 2002
  89. ncbi Evaluating federally-funded child welfare training partnerships: a worthwhile challenge
    Brenda D Smith
    School of Social Welfare, University at Albany, State University of New York, USA
    J Health Soc Policy 15:189-201. 2002
    ..The article concludes by promoting the development of child welfare research and training centers...
  90. ncbi Understanding complex trajectories in health and social care provision
    Davina Allen
    Nursing, Health and Social Care Research Centre, School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, Cardiff University
    Sociol Health Illn 26:1008-30. 2004
    ..The framework arises from our analysis of eight ethnographic case studies of adults undergoing rehabilitation from a first acute stroke. In this paper we illustrate its utility by reference to one specific case: Edward...
  91. ncbi 'Floating support': implications for interprofessional working
    Ann Sharples
    Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, Dorset, UK
    J Interprof Care 16:311-22. 2002
    ..This study highlighted the need for discussion and presented a forum for developing an ongoing collaborative process to address the specific issues which emerged in focus group discussions...
  92. ncbi The logic of collaboration in education and the human services
    Hal Lawson
    Educational Administration and Policy Studies, The University of Albany, New York 12222, USA
    J Interprof Care 18:225-37. 2004
    ..In fact, collaboration may be a defining feature of competent and optimal practice, and the failure to collaborate may be indicative of negligence and malpractice...
  93. ncbi Understanding collaboration between social workers and physicians: application of a typology
    Julie S Abramson
    School of Social Welfare, University at Albany, 135 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 37:71-100. 2003
    ..Both groups were least transformational in relation to control over decision making...
  94. ncbi HSJ people. Young professionals
    Terry Philpot
    Health Serv J 114:34-5. 2004
  95. ncbi Child welfare knowledge transmission, practitioner retention, and university-community impact: a study of Title IV-E child welfare training
    Kristin A Gansle
    School of Social Work, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge 70803, USA
    J Health Soc Policy 15:69-88. 2002
    ..A collaborative arrangement between the state child welfare agency and seven state university social work programs provides for student monetary stipends in return for child welfare training and work as public child ..
  96. ncbi Workplace resources, patient caseloads, and job satisfaction of renal social workers in the United States. A Survey/Part 1
    Joseph R Merighi
    College of Social Work, San Jose State University, San Jose, Calif, USA
    Nephrol News Issues 18:58-60, 62, 64 passim. 2004
  97. ncbi The role of the nephrology social worker in team training for patient nonadherence
    Megan Prescott
    Fresenius Medical Care North America FMC NA, South Orange County, Calif, USA
    Nephrol News Issues 18:36-7, 41. 2004
  98. ncbi The impact of local welfare offices on children's enrollment in Medicaid and SCHIP
    R Andrew Allison
    Kansas Health Institute, Topeka 66603, USA
    Inquiry 40:390-400. 2003
    ..To avoid a potential trade-off between local offices' impact on enrollment and retention, the study suggests that states such as Kansas consider improvements in automation to support caseworkers' difficult jobs...
  99. ncbi An evaluation of child welfare design teams in four states
    Dawn Anderson-Butcher
    College of Social Work, The Ohio State University, 325D Stillman Hall, 1947 College Road, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Health Soc Policy 15:131-61. 2002
    ..These findings are discussed in relation to emergent theory on collaborative learning processes and products...
  100. ncbi Empowerment, skills, and values: a comparative study of nurses and social workers
    Haya Itzhaky
    School of Social Work, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
    Int J Nurs Stud 41:447-55. 2004
    ..The differences in empowerment, skills and values between social workers and nurses are discussed in light of their different professional roles and work environments...
  101. ncbi Assessing interagency collaboration through perceptions of families
    Naomi E Ervin
    College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Community Health Nurs 21:49-60. 2004
    ..Most services were health-related. Interviews revealed that agency personnel were aware of other agencies, according to families' reports. Domain similarity did not appear to be a characteristic of the agencies in this study...

Research Grants81

  1. Patient and family participation in hospice team meeting
    Debra Parker Oliver; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of this study will provide preliminary data for a larger multi-phase, multi-site follow-up project. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  2. Communication in Late-stage Cancer: Exploring Hospice Decision
    DEBORAH PEASE WALDROP; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..3) Understanding how end-of-life decisions are made is essential for the efficient planning and delivery of comprehensive services for the growing number of adults who will die from cancer. ..
  3. HIV Stigma in a population of adults age 50 and over
    CHARLES EMLET; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It will also provide valuable qualitative information on how HIV stigma scales may be improved upon to better capture the experiences of older adults. ..
  4. Resilience in Siblings of Children with Mental Disorders
    RYAN KILMER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Maintaining Exercise and Healthy Eating in Older Adults
    Phillip G Clark; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Particular attention has focused on exercise and diet as having the most potential for achieving these aims. ..
    Phillip Clark; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The 12-month intervention will include expert system generated reports, stage- based manual and newsletters and phone coaching. ..
  7. Faith-Based Breast Cancer Screening Intervention
    LANA SUE KA OPUA; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. Rural Methamphetamine-Abusing Parents and Their Children
    Wendy Haight; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This research will examine children's mental health functioning. Such information is critical to the development and elaboration of effective prevention interventions. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. Intervention with High-Risk, Runaway Youth
    Elizabeth Arnold; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Children of Depressed Mothers: a STAR*D Ancillary Study
    Myrna Weissman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..will moderate the effect. If it is shown that successfully treating maternal depression is associated with diminished risk in offspring, the finding would have wide ranging public health implications. ..
  11. Causal Effects of Schooling on Adult and Child Health
    JERE BEHRMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. Center for Research on Mental Health in Social Services
    Enola Proctor; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Services Based Research for Refugee Families
    Stevan Weine; Fiscal Year: 2005
  14. Alcohol Problems & Service Dynamics after Welfare Reform
    Laura Schmidt; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Finally, the project examines today's enhanced welfare interventions for alcohol and drug treatment as factors that can alter the drinking trajectories and service careers of people on aid. ..
  15. Culturally Relevant Psychotherapy--Perinatal Depression
    NANCY GROTE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..activities described in this application will take place in the cross-disciplinary environment of the School of Social Work and the Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh...
  16. 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. ..
    Jeffrey Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In short, NDATSS is well-positioned to become the critical source of information for monitoring and analyzing the on-going evolution of the nation's outpatient drug abuse treatment system. ..
  18. Pain Management and Functional Recovery in Older Adults
    R Morrison; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The project will examine the impact of this generalizable intervention on pain levels, lower extremity performance, functional status, health related quality of life, and utilization. ..
  19. Promoting Self-Care with Telehomecare: Impact on Outcome
    Kathryn Bowles; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Findings will help guide optimal use of telehomecare in promoting self-care in the growing population of chronically ill elders whose conditions are characterized by high morbidity, complex therapies and poor quality and cost outcomes. ..
  20. Multifaceted Depression Diabetes Program for Hispanics
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..e., diet, exercise, checking blood glucose, and taking diabetic medication), decreased HbA1c levels and diabetes symptoms; and c) will improve function and satisfaction with diabetic and depression care vs. UC. ..
  21. Improving Antidepressant Adherence in Older Adults
    Jo Anne Sirey; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. Filipino Early Childhood Development--Longitudinal Anal*
    JERE BEHRMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..3) To strengthen the analytical capacity of OPS through collaborative analytical research that integrates health, nutrition, demographic and economic concerns, in addition to collaborative data collection. ..
  23. Enhanced Prescription Drug Label Design to Improve Patient Understanding and Use
    Michael S Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will advance the science related to Rx labeling practices. Findings will directly inform clinical practice and state and federal policies for improving patient medication information and safety. ..
    Mary Charlson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Myrna Weissman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Understanding the etiology of PD will eventually facilitate the development of more effective treatment and preventive intervention. ..
  26. Work-life, Health Habits, and Health: Longitudinal Analysis
    Jody Sindelar; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Together these longitudinal datasets cover the life span and each contains measures of health, health habits and labor market characteristics. ..
  27. Emotion, Reactivity, and Memory in Early Childhood
    Jodi Quas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This knowledge will benefit educators, clinicians, legal professionals, and others charged with the responsibility of obtaining accurate and complete accounts from children across a variety of contexts. ..
  28. Toward Optimal End-of-Life Care in the PICU
    Robert Truog; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Elizabeth Wells; Fiscal Year: 2002
    Aloen Townsend; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
    LETHA CHADIHA; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Study results will guide development of policy, programs and services promoting African-American women caregivers' mental health, social functioning, and service use. ..
  32. Nursing Effort and Quality in Long-Term Care Facilities
    Robert Kane; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The database consists of 3125 residents in 98 nursing units from 62 facilities. Results should shed light on the current policy debate over nursing home staffing standards. ..
  33. Toward a Better Understanding of Elder Mistreatment in Community Settings
    Kathleen Wilber; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Because researchers know little about this tragic problem, this study seeks better information on how many elders are abused and how to help older adults reduce their risk of this growing threat. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  34. The Role of Inflammation and Parity on GDM and Type 2 DM
    Wanda Nicholson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This award will give Dr. Nicholson the dedicated time and experience she needs to develop into an independent clinical investigator [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  35. Evaluating an Internet-Based Curriculum about Herbs
    Kathi Kemper; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results from this project will guide future internet-based Continuing Education programs for busy health professionals. ..
  36. Evaluation of an Abusive Head Trauma Prevention Program
    Wendy Lane; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In addition rates of risk factors including poverty, teenage pregnancy, late prenatal care, low birth weight, and single parenthood among cases and controls will be compared. ..
  37. Parental Remission from Depression and Child Psychopathology
    Myrna M Weissman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..At a time when the treatment of depressed and anxious children is uncertain, new strategies are needed. ..
  38. Critical Factors Impacting Family Transition to Preschool Special Health Services
    Linda Caley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Enhancing Cultural Congruence in Hospice Care
    Ardith Doorenbos; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will be instrumental in improving culturally congruent palliative care. ..
  40. A Services Approach to Preventive Mental Health for Adolescent Refugees
    Stevan Weine; Fiscal Year: 2009
  41. Services Interventions for Injured ED Problem Drinkers
    Frederic Blow; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
    Dennis Donovan; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..However, each study site has provided site-specific information on the budget, budget justifications, listing of key personnel, consultant/consortium agreements, and human subjects sections of their respective proposals. ..
  43. The Business Case for Disability Care Coordination
    Susan Palsbo; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  44. Harp Music: Effects on HRV, Cortisol and Activity
    Kathi Kemper; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Future studies will assess the immediate and long-term impact of different kinds, amounts, frequency and duration of music on physiologic, clinical, behavioral and developmental outcomes in premature infants. ..
    Naoko Muramatsu; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Part I and Part II will proceed simultaneously to inform each other throughout the four-year study period. ..
  46. Pain and Behavioral Symptoms in Dementia: A Pilot Study
    Lois Miller; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Content analysis of field notes kept throughout the intervention will be used to modify the intervention and evaluate the feasibility of testing it in a larger randomized clinical trial. ..
    Jiska Cohen Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In that way, it presents an exciting prospect for improving the quality of life in demented persons, thereby reducing their caregivers' burden. ..
    Elizabeth Wells; Fiscal Year: 2002
  49. International Conference on Outcomes Measurement
    Kendon Conrad; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, leaders in the area of health care policy will explore how these advances in measurement may change behavioral health care delivery, research, and policy. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  50. Multidimensional Assessment and Intervention for Elder Self-Neglect
    Carmel B Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We intend to test the hypothesis that this approach will improve the quality of care and outcomes provided to these seniors by state protective service agencies. ..
  51. Respondent Burden and Retention in Cancer Clinical Trials
    Connie Ulrich; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Early identification and pre-emptive interventions prior to encountering retention problems in cancer clinical trials may mitigate respondent burden and lead to completion of important, resource intensive clinical trials. ..
    Mark Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In that regard, we will carefully document both the changes we make in the programs and the strategies we employ to engage various members of the community in family conferences and multifamily groups. ..
    Carol Mowbray; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The R24 will enable us to develop relationships with consumer groups and consumer researchers around the country, colleagues in psychiatry and other related areas at UM, and other national sites undertaking MH services research. ..
    Myrna Weissman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
    R Morrison; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Dr. Morrison will engage in a number of educational activities in order to enhance his research and statistical analysis skills. ..
  56. Alton Park/Piney Woods Environmental Health & Justice C*
    MARY ROGGE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  57. Effectiveness Trial Project SafeCare for Child Neglect
    Mark Chaffin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Views and Approaches Toward Research Integrity Among IRBs
    Robert Klitzman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We anticipate that the data from this study will serve as a significant foundation in assisting future research and the improvement of Rl through guidelines, education and other capacity building. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. Services Interventions for Injured ED Substance Abusers
    Frederic Blow; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  60. Oncology Depression Program--Latinas with Cancer
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2002
  61. Enhancing Successful Post-Baccalaureate Intervention to Promote Research Careers
    Terry Ann Krulwich; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The studies test hypothesized factors as predictors/builders of successful PhD work and test the adaptability of successful PREP interventions to a doctoral program setting. ..
  62. Aging Parents of Children with Serious Mental Illness
    Allan Kaufman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will test a treatment for older parents of adult children with schizophrenia. The treatment is designed to help these parents increase their life satisfaction and feel better emotionally. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  63. Behavioral and Team Functioning to Meet Resident Needs
    Alan Stevens; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Multi-level data analytic strategies will be used, when necessary, to address nesting issues that are inherent in our design. ..
  64. Tet Efflux Proteins: Implications of Multiple Functions
    TERRY KRULWICH; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Specific Aim 3 will: clarify the basis for different phenotypes of tet(L) mutants; will further test the novel translational reinitiation model for tet(L) regulation; and will probe additional, Na- and pH related regulation. ..
  65. Multifaceted Oncology Depression Program for Latinos
    Kathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..UC. Secondary questions include what is the effect of MODP on symptoms such as pain and fatigue and functional impairment from these symptoms. ..
  66. Video Guided School Based Treatment of Youth Depression
    John Weisz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Depression and other outcomes will be assessed at post-treatment and a 1-year follow-up. ..
  67. Telephone-Based Depression Care for Rural Latino Primary Care Patients
    Eugene Aisenberg; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..To our knowledge, ours is the first study to examine the effectiveness of CBT in a rural Latino population. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    STEVEN SUSSMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We will apply a series of sophisticated models to analyze the collected data for potential experimental, mediational and moderational effects as specified by hypotheses generated from the underlying theoretical base. ..
  69. Improving CLTC System Response to Late Life Depression
    Enola Proctor; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..We will follow this work by an R01 study to test the intervention's effectiveness rigorously. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
    Marc Atkins; Fiscal Year: 2002
  71. Schools as Context for Mental Health: Interdisciplinary
    Marc Atkins; Fiscal Year: 2004
  72. MH Services & Predictors of Learning in Urban Schools
    Marc Atkins; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  73. Preventing Suicide, HIV& Drug Abuse Among Black Youth
    Sean Joe; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  74. Bacillus anthracis Spores: Initiation of Germination
    TERRY KRULWICH; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Such transporters may be new virulence factors, i.e. additional potential therapeutic targets. ..
    John Weisz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..e., degree to which treatment reduces further service use). ..
  76. Gambling: Effects on Native American Moms and Children
    Sandra Momper; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Additionally, the results of a study of this type would be able to contribute towards the creation of a much-needed nationwide database of gambling on reservations. ..