juvenile delinquency

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Summary: The antisocial acts of children or persons under age which are illegal or lawfully interpreted as constituting delinquency.

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  1. pmc Developmental trajectories of childhood disruptive behaviors and adolescent delinquency: a six-site, cross-national study
    Lisa M Broidy
    Department of Sociology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:222-45. 2003
  2. pmc Psychiatric disorders in youth in juvenile detention
    Linda A Teplin
    Psycho Legal Studies Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Univerity, 710 N Lake Shore Dr, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:1133-43. 2002
  3. ncbi Trajectories of boys' physical aggression, opposition, and hyperactivity on the path to physically violent and nonviolent juvenile delinquency
    D Nagin
    Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Child Dev 70:1181-96. 1999
  4. ncbi Callous/unemotional traits and social-cognitive processes in adjudicated youths
    Dustin A Pardini
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:364-71. 2003
  5. pmc Longitudinal evidence that psychopathy scores in early adolescence predict adult psychopathy
    Donald R Lynam
    Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2081, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:155-65. 2007
  6. pmc Lifetime criminality among boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a prospective follow-up study into adulthood using official arrest records
    Salvatore Mannuzza
    New York University Child Study Center, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Psychiatry Res 160:237-46. 2008
  7. ncbi Prior juvenile diagnoses in adults with mental disorder: developmental follow-back of a prospective-longitudinal cohort
    Julia Kim-Cohen
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:709-17. 2003
  8. ncbi Childhood predictors of male criminality: a prospective population-based follow-up study from age 8 to late adolescence
    Andre Sourander
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:578-86. 2006
  9. ncbi Juvenile delinquency, social background and suicide--a Swedish national cohort study of 992,881 young adults
    Emma Bjorkenstam
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Social Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1585-92. 2011
  10. ncbi Poly-victimization and risk of posttraumatic, depressive, and substance use disorders and involvement in delinquency in a national sample of adolescents
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:545-52. 2010

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  1. pmc Developmental trajectories of childhood disruptive behaviors and adolescent delinquency: a six-site, cross-national study
    Lisa M Broidy
    Department of Sociology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Dev Psychol 39:222-45. 2003
    ....
  2. pmc Psychiatric disorders in youth in juvenile detention
    Linda A Teplin
    Psycho Legal Studies Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Univerity, 710 N Lake Shore Dr, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:1133-43. 2002
    ..Yet, there are few empirical studies. Until we have better epidemiologic data, we cannot know how best to use the system's scarce mental health resources...
  3. ncbi Trajectories of boys' physical aggression, opposition, and hyperactivity on the path to physically violent and nonviolent juvenile delinquency
    D Nagin
    Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Child Dev 70:1181-96. 1999
    ..models were then used to determine which trajectories best predicted physically violent and nonviolent juvenile delinquency up to 17 years of age...
  4. ncbi Callous/unemotional traits and social-cognitive processes in adjudicated youths
    Dustin A Pardini
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:364-71. 2003
    ..This study sought to clarify the nature of these two factors and examine their relation with social-cognitive problems in incarcerated adolescents...
  5. pmc Longitudinal evidence that psychopathy scores in early adolescence predict adult psychopathy
    Donald R Lynam
    Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2081, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:155-65. 2007
    ..Implications and future directions are discussed...
  6. pmc Lifetime criminality among boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a prospective follow-up study into adulthood using official arrest records
    Salvatore Mannuzza
    New York University Child Study Center, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Psychiatry Res 160:237-46. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi Prior juvenile diagnoses in adults with mental disorder: developmental follow-back of a prospective-longitudinal cohort
    Julia Kim-Cohen
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:709-17. 2003
    ..If most adults with mental disorders are found to have a juvenile psychiatric history, this would shift etiologic research and prevention policy to focus more on childhood mental disorders...
  8. ncbi Childhood predictors of male criminality: a prospective population-based follow-up study from age 8 to late adolescence
    Andre Sourander
    Department of Child Psychiatry, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 45:578-86. 2006
    ..To study childhood predictors for late adolescence criminality...
  9. ncbi Juvenile delinquency, social background and suicide--a Swedish national cohort study of 992,881 young adults
    Emma Bjorkenstam
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Social Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1585-92. 2011
    As the suicide rates in young adults do not show a clear decline, it is important to elucidate possible risk factors. Juvenile delinquency has been pointed out as a possible risk behaviour.
  10. ncbi Poly-victimization and risk of posttraumatic, depressive, and substance use disorders and involvement in delinquency in a national sample of adolescents
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:545-52. 2010
    ..Child Abuse Negl 2007;31:7-26) may be at high risk for psychiatric and behavioral problems. This study empirically identifies trauma profiles in a national sample of adolescents to ascertain correlates of poly-victimization...
  11. ncbi Mental health needs of young offenders in custody and in the community
    Prathiba Chitsabesan
    Research Room, Gardner Unit, Bolton, Trafford and Salford Mental Health Trust, Bury New Road, Manchester M25 3BL, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 188:534-40. 2006
    ..Research has revealed high levels of mental health needs in young offenders but many studies have been small, focusing on specific populations...
  12. ncbi Aggressive versus nonaggressive antisocial behavior: distinctive etiological moderation by age
    S Alexandra Burt
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Dev Psychol 45:1164-76. 2009
    ..Subsequent longitudinal analyses fully replicated these results. Such findings highlight etiological distinctions between aggression and delinquency, and offer insights into the expression of genetic influences during development...
  13. ncbi Predictors of antisocial personality. Continuities from childhood to adult life
    Emily Simonoff
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Guy s, King s and St Thomas Medical School and Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 184:118-27. 2004
    ..Antisocial behaviour in adult life has its roots in childhood...
  14. ncbi Posttraumatic stress as a mediator of the relationship between trauma and mental health problems among juvenile delinquents
    Patricia K Kerig
    Miami University, Oxford, OH, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 38:1214-25. 2009
    ..Results of structural equation modeling were consistent with the hypothesis that PTSD mediates the relationship between interpersonal trauma and mental health problems for all youth, although the results were stronger for females...
  15. pmc Effect of an injury awareness education program on risk-taking behaviors and injuries in juvenile justice offenders: a retrospective cohort study
    Kwok M Ho
    Department of Intensive Care, Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e31776. 2012
    ..Risk-taking behavior is a leading cause of injury and death amongst young people...
  16. ncbi What works in prevention. Principles of effective prevention programs
    Maury Nation
    Department of Human and Organizational Development, Vanderbilt University, Peabody College, 90, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Am Psychol 58:449-56. 2003
    ..a review-of-reviews approach across 4 areas (substance abuse, risky sexual behavior, school failure, and juvenile delinquency and violence), the authors identified 9 characteristics that were consistently associated with effective ..
  17. ncbi The association of psychopathic traits with aggression and delinquency in non-referred boys and girls
    Monica A Marsee
    Department of Psychology, University of New Orleans, LA 70148, USA
    Behav Sci Law 23:803-17. 2005
    ..Also, psychopathic traits predicted aggression and delinquency for both boys and girls. The one clear gender difference was in the stronger associations between psychopathic traits and relational aggression for girls...
  18. ncbi The role of violent media preference in cumulative developmental risk for violence and general aggression
    Paul Boxer
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 38:417-28. 2009
    ..Findings represent a new and important direction for research on the role of violent media use in the broader matrix of risk factors for youth violence...
  19. pmc A multimethod assessment of juvenile psychopathy: comparing the predictive utility of the PCL:YV, YPI, and NEO PRI
    Elizabeth Cauffman
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697 7085, USA
    Psychol Assess 21:528-42. 2009
    ....
  20. ncbi Predicting young adult social functioning from developmental trajectories of externalizing behaviour
    I L Bongers
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus MC Sophia Children s Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 38:989-99. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the predictive link of child and adolescent externalizing developmental trajectories to social functioning in adulthood...
  21. ncbi Association of stress and delinquency in children and adolescents
    Ina Stasević
    Public Health Department, School of Medicine, University of Split, Split, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 29:27-32. 2005
    ..1539, p < 0.05). Criminal activity of children and adolescents is significantly associated with their history of stress exposure over the last two years of life. The higher the stress severity, the greater the rate of delinquency...
  22. pmc Examining the moderating role of family cohesion on the relationship between witnessed community violence and delinquency in a national sample of adolescents
    Simone C Barr
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Interpers Violence 27:239-62. 2012
    ..In addition, the findings suggested that family cohesion moderated the impact of witnessed community violence on future delinquent behavior. Future directions for research and implications for practice were also discussed...
  23. ncbi Posttraumatic stress symptoms are associated with the frequency and severity of delinquency among detained boys
    Stephen P Becker
    Department of Psychology, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 40:765-71. 2011
    ..As predicted, severity of PTSD symptoms was associated with degree of delinquency, and this effect remained present for the past year delinquency variables after controlling for the total number of traumas reported...
  24. ncbi Juvenile perpetrators of homicides and attempted homicides--a case control study
    Dolores Britvić
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Split, Split, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 30:143-7. 2006
    ..A juvenile homicide is committed under the influence of various developmental characteristics, family milieu, and constitution combined with environmental factors and perpetrator's perception of the victim...
  25. ncbi Psychopathology and delinquency in adolescents: a descriptive and developmental perspective
    Robert Vermeiren
    University Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Middelheimhospital, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Clin Psychol Rev 23:277-318. 2003
    ..These findings emphasize the necessity of developing mental health services to delinquent adolescents and the necessity of adequate diagnostic and therapeutic interventions in these adolescents...
  26. ncbi The relationship between vigorous physical activity and juvenile delinquency: a mediating role for self-esteem?
    Guy E J Faulkner
    Faculty of Physical Education and Health University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Behav Med 30:155-63. 2007
    ..policy-related reviews of the potential social value of sport and physical activity list the prevention of juvenile delinquency. We examined the relationships among vigorous physical activity, self-esteem, and delinquent behavior among ..
  27. ncbi The relation between dimensions of normal and pathological personality and childhood maltreatment in incarcerated boys
    E Nederlof
    Dutch Institute of Forensic Psychiatry, The Netherlands
    J Pers Disord 24:746-62. 2010
    ..Further research on this interplay is needed to be able to recognize genetic vulnerability. Early identification of children at risk could aid to limit the long-term consequences of maltreatment...
  28. pmc Longitudinal study on the effects of child abuse and children's exposure to domestic violence, parent-child attachments, and antisocial behavior in adolescence
    Cindy Sousa
    University of Washington, School of Social Work, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:111-36. 2011
    ..However, strengthening attachments between parents and children after exposure may not be sufficient to counter the negative impact of earlier violence trauma in children...
  29. pmc Prospective effects of violence exposure across multiple contexts on early adolescents' internalizing and externalizing problems
    Sylvie Mrug
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1200, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:953-61. 2010
    ..This study addresses this gap by examining independent and interactive effects of witnessing violence and victimization in the community, home, and school on subsequent internalizing and externalizing problems in early adolescence...
  30. pmc Witnessed community and parental violence in relation to substance use and delinquency in a national sample of adolescents
    Heidi M Zinzow
    Department of Psychology, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:525-33. 2009
    ..These findings highlight the importance of targeting witnessed violence in prevention and intervention efforts...
  31. ncbi Contributors to traumatic exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder in juvenile justice youths
    Gail A Wasserman
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Trauma Stress 24:422-9. 2011
    ....
  32. ncbi Multifactorial self-concept and delinquency in Australian adolescents
    K S Levy
    Department of Justice Queensland, Australia
    J Soc Psychol 137:277-83. 1997
    ..The relative self-concept scores of the groups indicate that the more serious the delinquent behavior, the more negative the self-concept...
  33. ncbi Posttrauma numbing of fear, detachment, and arousal predict delinquent behaviors in early adolescence
    Maureen A Allwood
    Department of Psychology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, The City University of New York, NY 10019, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 40:659-67. 2011
    ..These patterns may coalesce to place youth at risk for early involvement in delinquent behaviors...
  34. ncbi Research review: The relationship between childhood violence exposure and juvenile antisocial behavior: a meta-analytic review
    Helen W Wilson
    Yale University Child Study Center, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:769-79. 2009
    ..However, there are a limited number of well-designed prospective studies that can suggest a causal relationship, and little is known about the magnitude of the relationship...
  35. ncbi Early childhood intervention. A promising preventative for juvenile delinquency
    E Zigler
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 7447
    Am Psychol 47:997-1006. 1992
    Programs to reduce or prevent juvenile delinquency have been generally unsuccessful...
  36. pmc The relation between abuse and violent delinquency: the conversion of shame to blame in juvenile offenders
    Jason Gold
    Institute for the Study of Child Development, Department of Pediatrics, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 35:459-67. 2011
    ..The objective of this work is to apply a conceptual model linking abusive parenting to the conversion of shame into blaming others and therefore to violent delinquency...
  37. ncbi The health status of youth in juvenile detention facilities
    Mana Golzari
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Adolesc Health 38:776-82. 2006
    ..We review the factors affecting the health of youth in detention, and the health problems that are among the greatest sources of morbidity and mortality in this adolescent population...
  38. ncbi Heterogeneity in antisocial behaviours and comorbidity with depressed mood: a behavioural genetic approach
    Richard Rowe
    University of Sheffield, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:526-34. 2008
    ..Using a genetically informative design, we examine heterogeneity in antisocial behaviour and overlaps between different forms of antisocial behaviour with depressed mood...
  39. ncbi Youth gangs, delinquency and drug use: a test of the selection, facilitation, and enhancement hypotheses
    Uberto Gatti
    University of Genoa, Italy
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:1178-90. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to test these hypotheses, while controlling for self-reported delinquency, friends' delinquency, and individual as well as family characteristics...
  40. ncbi Parental imprisonment: long-lasting effects on boys' internalizing problems through the life course
    Joseph Murray
    University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Dev Psychopathol 20:273-90. 2008
    ..These results suggest that parental imprisonment might cause long-lasting internalizing and antisocial problems for children...
  41. ncbi Juvenile delinquency and victimization: a theoretical typology
    Carlos A Cuevas
    College of Criminal Justice, Northeastern University, 204 Churchill Hall, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Interpers Violence 22:1581-602. 2007
    It is a widely voiced notion that juvenile delinquency and victimization co-occur extensively in the youth population, in particular because delinquent youth engage in risky activities...
  42. ncbi Early risk factors for adolescent antisocial behaviour: an Australian longitudinal study
    William Bor
    Mater Child and Youth Mental Health Service, Mater Health Services, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:365-72. 2004
    ..This investigation utilizes data from an Australian longitudinal study to identify early risk factors for adolescent antisocial behaviour...
  43. ncbi How many of the offspring born to teenage fathers are produced by repeated serious delinquents?
    Evelyn H Wei
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Crim Behav Ment Health 12:83-98. 2002
    ..This paper quantifies the public health impact of serious delinquency on the risk of impregnation and teenage fatherhood among urban, adolescent males...
  44. ncbi Males on the life-course-persistent and adolescence-limited antisocial pathways: follow-up at age 26 years
    Terrie E Moffitt
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 14:179-207. 2002
    ..Findings recommend intervention with all aggressive children and with all delinquent adolescents, to prevent a variety of maladjustments in adult life...
  45. ncbi Early identification of chronic offenders: who is the fledgling psychopath?
    D R Lynam
    University of Kentucky, Department of Psychology, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    Psychol Bull 120:209-34. 1996
    ..The author discusses treatment implications and supporting evidence for each model. Finally, he recommends that the subtype theory receive further consideration and examination...
  46. ncbi Parental incarceration and multiple risk experiences: effects on family dynamics and children's delinquency
    Lauren Aaron
    Department of Psychology, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 39:1471-84. 2010
    ..The role of family processes in research and intervention directions involving children of incarcerated parents is discussed...
  47. ncbi Subtypes of adolescent offenders: affective traits and antisocial behavior patterns
    Gina M Vincent
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachussetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Behav Sci Law 21:695-712. 2003
    ..Implications for developmental models of chronic offending are discussed in light of the need for further follow-up into adulthood...
  48. ncbi Evaluation of a targeted cognitive-behavioral program for children with conduct problems--the SNAP Under 12 Outreach Project: service intensity, age and gender effects on short- and long-term outcomes
    Christopher J Koegl
    Institute of Criminology, University of Cambridge, UK
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 13:419-34. 2008
    ..Findings from this study support the effectiveness of the ORP, but also highlight the need to take into account client characteristics when offering clinical treatment...
  49. ncbi (Im)maturity of judgment in adolescence: why adolescents may be less culpable than adults
    E Cauffman
    Law and Psychiatry Research, WPIC, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Behav Sci Law 18:741-60. 2000
    ..These findings call into question recent arguments, derived from studies of logical reasoning, that adolescents and adults are equally competent and that laws and social policies should treat them as such...
  50. ncbi When interventions harm. Peer groups and problem behavior
    T J Dishion
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene 97401 2926, USA
    Am Psychol 54:755-64. 1999
    ..We proposed that peer aggregation during early adolescence, under some circumstances, inadvertently reinforces problem behavior. Two developmental processes are discussed that might account for the powerful iatrogenic effects...
  51. ncbi Nipping early risk factors in the bud: preventing substance abuse, delinquency, and violence in adolescence through interventions targeted at young children (0-8 years)
    C Webster-Stratton
    Parenting Clinic, School of Nursing, Parent and Child Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Prev Sci 2:165-92. 2001
    ..Guidelines for selecting effective interventions are provided...
  52. ncbi Sex and race differences in mental health symptoms in juvenile justice: the MAYSI-2 national meta-analysis
    Gina M Vincent
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:282-90. 2008
    ..This multisite, archival study examined whether sex and race differences, when they exist, were consistent across U.S. juvenile justice programs...
  53. ncbi Juvenile and young adult mentally disordered offenders: the role of child neuropsychiatric disorders
    L Siponmaa
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge, Sweden
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 29:420-6. 2001
    ..The rate of PDD is particularly striking. Neuropsychiatric diagnoses had been determined in the FPI in only a few cases. The contribution of constitutional problems to later criminal development may have been underestimated...
  54. pmc Comorbid psychiatric disorders in youth in juvenile detention
    Karen M Abram
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 710 N Lakeshore Drive, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:1097-108. 2003
    ..To estimate 6-month prevalence of comorbid psychiatric disorders among juvenile detainees by demographic subgroups (sex, race/ethnicity, and age)...
  55. ncbi Youth psychopathy and criminal recidivism: a meta-analysis of the psychopathy checklist measures
    John F Edens
    Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, 310D Hyer Hall, Dallas, Texas 75275 0442, USA
    Law Hum Behav 31:53-75. 2007
    ..In relation to predicting both general and violent recidivism, psychopathy performed comparably to an instrument designed specifically to assess risk, the Youth Level of Service/Case Management Inventory (Hoge & Andrews, 2002)...
  56. ncbi Stability of family interaction from ages 6 to 18
    R Loeber
    Life History Studies, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania 15213 2593, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 28:353-69. 2000
    ..These findings are discussed in relation to the development of juvenile offending...
  57. ncbi Prospective associations between delinquency and suicidal behaviors in a nationally representative sample
    Martie P Thompson
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29634, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:232-7. 2007
    ..We examined the prospective associations between delinquency and suicidal behaviors among adolescents using a nationally representative sample...
  58. ncbi Delinquent peer affiliation and conduct problems: A twin study
    Tanya M M Button
    Institute for Behavioral Genetics, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:554-64. 2007
    ..The magnitude of the genetic variance of conduct problems was contextually dependent on levels of delinquent peer affiliation and was greater at higher levels of delinquent peer affiliation...
  59. pmc Child and adolescent psychiatric patients and later criminality
    Ulf Engqvist
    Department of Women and Child Health, Karolinska Institutet, Astrid Lindgren Children s Hospital at Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 7:221. 2007
    ..child and adolescent psychiatric (CAP) research tradition in which longitudinal methods are used to study juvenile delinquency. Up to the 1980s, results from descriptions and follow-ups of cohorts of CAP patients showed that children'..
  60. pmc Multiple substance use disorders in juvenile detainees
    Gary M McClelland
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:1215-24. 2004
    ..To estimate the 6-month prevalence of multiple substance use disorders (SUDs) among juvenile detainees by demographic subgroups (sex, race/ethnicity, age)...
  61. ncbi Offender and offense characteristics of a nonrandom sample of adolescent mass murderers
    J R Meloy
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:719-28. 2001
    ....
  62. ncbi Life strain, negative emotions, and delinquency: An empirical test of general strain theory in the People's Republic of China
    Wan Ning Bao
    Department of Sociology, Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis, Cavanaugh Hall 303, 425 North University Boulevard, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5140, USA
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 48:281-97. 2004
    ..The findings are generally consistent with the results of earlier studies in the United States...
  63. ncbi The reliability and validity of the psychopathy checklist: youth version (PCL:YV) in nonincarcerated adolescent males
    David S Kosson
    Department of Psychology, Finch University of Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, Illinois 60064, USA
    Psychol Assess 14:97-109. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that the PCL:YV identifies a syndrome in adolescence consistent with theory and research on adult males...
  64. ncbi Variables that initiate and maintain an early-onset trajectory for juvenile offending
    G R Patterson
    Oregon Social Learning Center, Eugene 97401, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 10:531-47. 1998
    ..The findings are consistent with the idea that the majority of chronic offending juveniles follow a trajectory that can be explained by a single theory...
  65. ncbi Development of juvenile aggression and violence. Some common misconceptions and controversies
    R Loeber
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am Psychol 53:242-59. 1998
    ..Each of the points is discussed against empirical findings. Theoretical, research, and applied implications of the 5 points are discussed...
  66. pmc The importance of the community context in the epidemiology of early adolescent substance use and delinquency in a rural sample
    Sarah M Chilenski
    Missouri Institute of Mental Health, University of Missouri, 5400 Arsenal Street, St Louis, MO 63139, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 44:287-301. 2009
    ..Multiple associations were curvilinear, and interactions may also be important. Findings suggest that it may be worthwhile to create and test new intervention strategies that target community factors in the pursuit of prevention...
  67. ncbi Adolescence-limited versus persistent delinquency: extending Moffitt's hypothesis into adulthood
    H R White
    Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway 08854 8001, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 110:600-9. 2001
    ..Overall, few of the factors that are related to childhood-to-adolescence persistence were associated with persistence in delinquency beyond adolescence...
  68. ncbi Treatment need and utilization among youth entering the juvenile corrections system
    Timothy P Johnson
    Survey Research Laboratory and Public Administration Program, University of Illinois at Chicago, 412 S Peoria Street, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 26:117-28. 2004
    ..These findings underscore the need for the continual development of the cultural competence of treatment providers and the expansion of on-site provision of substance abuse treatment services to incarcerated juveniles...
  69. ncbi Pursuing the psychopath: capturing the fledgling psychopath in a nomological net
    D R Lynam
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 106:425-38. 1997
    ..These results suggest that psychopathy has a childhood manifestation that can be measured reliably. Implications and future directions are outlined...
  70. ncbi Substance use and treatment seeking in young offenders on community orders
    Christopher John Lennings
    Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Lidcombe, NSW 2141, Australia
    J Subst Abuse Treat 31:425-32. 2006
    ..This study reveals the gap between awareness of problematic drug use and treatment-seeking behavior, and has implications for improving outreach to young offenders with substance abuse problems...
  71. ncbi Male and female offending trajectories
    David M Fergusson
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Dev Psychopathol 14:159-77. 2002
    ..These risk factors appeared to operate in a similar fashion for both males and females. Implications of these findings for trajectory theories of offending are discussed...
  72. 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
    ....
  73. pmc Condom use among high-risk adolescents: testing the influence of alcohol use on the relationship of cognitive correlates of behavior
    Angela Bryan
    Department of Psychology and Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309 0345, USA
    Health Psychol 24:133-42. 2005
    ..The findings do not support a distal role for alcohol use in altering the cognitive correlates of condom use intentions and behavior among high-risk adolescents...
  74. ncbi Reactively and proactively aggressive children: antecedent and subsequent characteristics
    Frank Vitaro
    Research Unit on Children s Psycho Social Maladjustment, University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 43:495-505. 2002
    ..Reactive and proactive subtypes of aggressive 10-11-12-year-old children were compared with non-aggressive children to examine whether the two forms of aggression were differentially related to antecedent and subsequent measures...
  75. ncbi A latent class factor approach to identifying subtypes of juvenile diversion youths based on psychopathic features
    Jennifer Wareham
    Department of Criminal Justice, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Behav Sci Law 27:71-95. 2009
    ..In addition, this study employed a methodology for classification that permits consideration of the dimensional nature of a construct, and as such has implications for a variety of research areas...
  76. ncbi Inhalant use among incarcerated adolescents in the United States: prevalence, characteristics, and correlates of use
    Matthew O Howard
    School of Social Work, 325 Pittsboro, CB 3550, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:197-209. 2008
    ..To characterize patterns and correlates of inhalant use among incarcerated youth...
  77. pmc Population density and youth antisocial behavior
    K Paige Harden
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 50:999-1008. 2009
    ..Rather, the association between population density and delinquency appears to be due to unmeasured selection variables that differ between families who live in more or less densely populated counties...
  78. ncbi Does the three-factor model of psychopathy identify a problematic subgroup of young offenders?
    Henrik Andershed
    Orebro University, Center for Research on Criminological Psychology, Orebro, Sweden
    Int J Law Psychiatry 31:189-98. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the results showed that the three-factor model of psychopathy can be useful in identifying a problematic subgroup of young offenders...
  79. pmc Impacts of age of onset of substance use disorders on risk of adult incarceration among disadvantaged urban youth: a propensity score matching approach
    Eric P Slade
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 95:1-13. 2008
    ..Age of onset of substance use disorders in adolescence and early adulthood could be associated with higher rates of adult criminal incarceration in the U.S., but evidence of these associations is scarce...
  80. ncbi Desistance from persistent serious delinquency in the transition to adulthood
    Magda Stouthamer-Loeber
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 16:897-918. 2004
    ..The article discusses the implications of promotive and risk factors for preventive interventions...
  81. pmc Item response theory analysis of DSM-IV cannabis abuse and dependence criteria in adolescents
    Christie A Hartman
    School of Medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 4200 East 9th Avenue, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:165-73. 2008
    ..different levels of severity of substance involvement, to what degree do each of the 11 abuse and dependence criteria assess adolescent cannabis problems, and do the DSM-IV items function similarly across different adolescent populations?..
  82. ncbi Brief report: An examination of the relationships between parental monitoring, self-esteem and delinquency among Mexican American male adolescents
    Roslyn M Caldwell
    Department of Forensic Psychology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 445 W 59th Street, New York, NY 10019, USA
    J Adolesc 29:459-64. 2006
    ..These results highlight the generalizability of previous research related to familial, emotional, and behavioral processes among Mexican American male adolescents...
  83. ncbi Severity of adolescent delinquency among boys with and without attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: predictions from early antisocial behavior and peer status
    Steve S Lee
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, 94720 1650, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 33:705-16. 2004
    ..Observed noncompliance and an objective measure of covert ASB each independently predicted delinquency. Covert ASB predicted delinquency severity more strongly for comparison boys than for probands...
  84. ncbi Joint development of bullying and victimization in adolescence: relations to delinquency and self-harm
    Edward D Barker
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:1030-8. 2008
    ..To estimate trajectories of bullying and victimization in early to mid-adolescence, associations between the trajectories, and links with delinquency and self-harm...
  85. ncbi Young children who commit crime: epidemiology, developmental origins, risk factors, early interventions, and policy implications
    R Loeber
    University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 12:737-62. 2000
    ..Policy recommendations are presented to improve methods of dealing with child delinquents by juvenile justice, child welfare, and mental health agencies...
  86. ncbi Predicting externalizing problems in Moroccan immigrant adolescents in the Netherlands
    Gonneke W J M Stevens
    Dept of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Erasmus MC Sophia, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:571-9. 2005
    ..This study on the predictors of externalizing problems in Moroccan immigrant adolescents in the Netherlands was aimed to contribute to the knowledge in this field...
  87. pmc Relations between neighborhood factors, parenting behaviors, peer deviance, and delinquency among serious juvenile offenders
    He Len Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Dev Psychol 42:319-31. 2006
    ....
  88. ncbi Neurocognitive impairments in boys on the life-course persistent antisocial path
    Adrian Raine
    Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 1061, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:38-49. 2005
    ....
  89. pmc The high costs of aggression: public expenditures resulting from conduct disorder
    E Michael Foster
    Methodology Center, Pennsylvania State University, 116 Henderson Bldg, University Park, PA 16802 6500, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1767-72. 2005
    ..We examined a range of expenditures related to this disorder across multiple public sectors, including mental health, general health, school, and juvenile justice...
  90. ncbi The effect of vitamin-mineral supplementation on juvenile delinquency among American schoolchildren: a randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial
    S J Schoenthaler
    Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, California State University, Stanislaus, Turlock 95380, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 6:7-17. 2000
    ..However, generalization could not be made to typical schoolchildren without a controlled trial examining violence and antisocial behavior in public schools...
  91. ncbi Influence of deviant friends on delinquency: searching for moderator variables
    F Vitaro
    Research Unit on Children s Psycho Social Maladjustment, University of Montreal, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 28:313-25. 2000
    ..They also help to reconcile different theoretical explanations of the role of deviant friends in the development of delinquency...
  92. ncbi Childhood bullies and victims and their risk of criminality in late adolescence: the Finnish From a Boy to a Man study
    Andre Sourander
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:546-52. 2007
    ..To study correlations of childhood bullying and victimization with juvenile criminality...
  93. 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
    ....
  94. pmc Trajectories of delinquency and parenting styles
    Machteld Hoeve
    Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement NWO NSCR, Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 36:223-35. 2008
    ....
  95. ncbi The relationship between attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, conduct disorder, and psychopathy in adolescent male and female detainees
    Kathrin Sevecke
    Clinic of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Cologne, Robert Koch Strasse 10, 50931 Cologne, Germany
    Behav Sci Law 27:577-98. 2009
    ..These findings indicate that there may be sex-specific pathways to elevations in psychopathic traits and suggest that the comorbid subtype hypothesis is probably not correct for either boys or girls...
  96. ncbi Protective and compensatory factors mitigating the influence of deviant friends on delinquent behaviours during early adolescence
    David M Fergusson
    Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch Health and Development Study, P O Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Adolesc 30:33-50. 2007
    ..These results are discussed in light of the differential roles of moderating and of compensatory factors...
  97. ncbi The development of psychopathy
    Donald R Lynam
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0044, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 1:381-407. 2005
    ..We close with a discussion of recent objections to the downward developmental extension of psychopathy to juveniles and some suggestions for additional research...
  98. ncbi Parental monitoring: a reinterpretation
    H Stattin
    Department of Psychology, University of Orebro, Sweden
    Child Dev 71:1072-85. 2000
    ..We conclude that tracking and surveillance is not the best prescription for parental behavior and that a new prescription must rest on an understanding of the factors that determine child disclosure...
  99. pmc The relationship between parenting and delinquency: a meta-analysis
    Machteld Hoeve
    The Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 37:749-75. 2009
    ..Implications for theory and parenting are discussed...
  100. pmc Is inhalant use a risk factor for heroin and injection drug use among adolescents in the United States?
    Li Tzy Wu
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Addict Behav 32:265-81. 2007
    ..We examined whether inhalant use was associated with heroin and injection drug use (IDU) among adolescents aged 12 to 17 in the United States...
  101. ncbi Role of parenting in adolescent deviant behavior: replication across and within two ethnic groups
    R Forehand
    Institute for Behavior Research, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 65:1036-41. 1997
    ..The replication of these findings in samples that vary by ethnicity and location provides strong support for the generalizability of the association between parental monitoring and low levels of adolescent deviant behavior...

Research Grants63

  1. Dopamine Regulation During Context Processing
    Sheri J Y Mizumori; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..g. Parkinson's disease) and maladaptive conditions (e.g. drug addiction and juvenile delinquency)...
  2. EFFECTS OF POVERTY ENVIRONMENTS ON ELDERLY WELL BEING
    Valerie Brown; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..the effets of urban poverty environments and associated negative area social conditions (high rates of: juvenile delinquency; crime; unemployment; female head of house; welfare assistance; and teenage pregnancy; poor housing quality ..
  3. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF VISUAL IMPAIRMENT IN HISPANIC CHILDREN
    David Lee; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..in children and adolescents, including poor school performance, low self-esteem, and an increased risk of juvenile delinquency and injury...
  4. PEER ACCEPTANCE AND SELF-PERCEPTIONS IN CHILDREN
    ANGIE TRZEPACZ; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..poor future adjustment, including academic failure, school dropout, aggressive behavior, substance abuse, juvenile delinquency, teen pregnancy, anxiety, and depression and suicidal ideation...
  5. YONKERS PROJECT: MOVING PUBLIC HOUSING RESIDENTS
    Jeanne Brooks Gunn; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..youth (12-17 years of age) with stayer children and youth on key outcomes, including school achievement, juvenile delinquency, school engagement, peer networks, and employment; (3) compare effects of moving to a new neighborhood on ..
  6. Warsaw Adolescent Study: A Longitudinal Study on Risk and Resilience
    Krzysztof Ostaszewski; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..2003), juvenile delinquency (Kirwil 2003), and school violent behavior including psychological and physical bullying (Mazur &..
  7. SOCIOLOGY OF THE SELF-CONCEPT: A SECONDARY ANALYSIS
    MORRIS ROSENBERG; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..to be significantly related to self-esteem, depressive affect, anxiety, negative affective states, and juvenile delinquency. Mattering was higher among upper class adolescents and only children...
  8. Child and Adolescent Welfare Outcome System (CA-WOS)
    LINDA TOCHE MANLEY; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..impacted by mental health difficulties that place them at risk for increased victimization and abuse, juvenile delinquency and poor educational outcomes...
  9. FAMILY-PEER LINKAGES FOR SIBLINGS AT RISK
    JOANN SHORTT; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..in their peer relations will be examined in a sample of siblings at risk for antisocial behavior and juvenile delinquency when each sibling is in middle school...
  10. Adapting MST to Address Transmission Risk Behaviors in HIV+ Young People
    Elizabeth LeTourneau; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..MST is an ecologically-based intervention originally designed to address serious juvenile delinquency by targeting drivers across all levels of youths'ecologies...
  11. EFFICACY OF TREATMENTS FOR ADOLESCENT PROBLEM DRINKING
    Holly Waldron; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..is a pressing health concern with serious consequences for the drinking youth and society, including juvenile delinquency, school dropout, traffic injuries, and fatalities, violence, suicide, and AIDS risk behaviors...
  12. MATURATIONAL REFORM AND RURAL DELINQUENCY
    KENNETH POLK; Fiscal Year: 1980
    The general purpose of the research is to investigate the extent to which some explanation of juvenile delinquency can result from analysis of its youthful character...
  13. Effectiveness Trial: MST with Juvenile Offenders
    SCOTT HENGGELER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Aim 3. Assuming favorable MST treatment effects, to examine the possible moderators (e.g., race, sexual offender subtype) and mediators (e.g., improved family relations) of such effects. ..
  14. Implementing Evidenced-Based Treatment for Youths
    SCOTT HENGGELER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. 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. ..
  16. Vocational Outcomes for Youth With Substance Abuse Problems and High HIV Risk
    Scott W Henggeler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Aim 3: To evaluate possible moderators (e.g., criminal history, symptomatology) of CRAFT effects. For participants in the CRAFT condition, dosage effects will also be examined. ..
  17. MST WITH ALCOHOL ABUSING DELINQUENTS: OUTCOMES AND COST
    SCOTT HENGGELER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Aim 3. To test hypotheses about the mediators and moderators of MST treatment effects. ..
  18. IRT and Psychological Disturbance in Young Offenders
    Gina Vincent; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Indirectly, findings will work toward advancing our misunderstanding of the nature and development of child psychopathology in general. ..
  19. Longitudinal Study of Exposure to Family Violence
    Todd I Herrenkohl; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposal involves a cross-site collaboration between two very qualified, highly productive research teams with extensive experience and considerable investment in this study. ..
  20. Brief Intervention for Drug Use and HIV/STD Risk Prev. Among Truants
    Richard Dembo; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We hypothesize that both Bl conditions will show greater reductions in drug use and improved school performance compared with the control group, and the BI-YP group will show greater improvement on these measures than the BI-Y group. ..
  21. Role of Psychopathology in Adolescent Problem Drug Use
    WALTER MASON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  22. Disruptive Disorders & STD/HIV Risk in Adolescent Dyads
    Matthew Aalsma; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The career development plan and supervised research experiences will provide the candidate with the necessary research skills for a career as an independent research investigator. ..
  23. Substance Use and the Consolidation of Adult Roles
    J Hawkins; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The proposed study will provide important information of use to those designing preventive and treatment interventions for substance abuse and dependence. ..
  24. Family-Based Drug Services for Young Disaster Victims
    CYNTHIA ROWE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  25. Long-term Outcomes and Economic Impact of the Detention to Community Model
    CYNTHIA LYN ROWE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  26. TRANSPORTING FAMILY THERAPY TO ADOLESCENT DAY TREATMENT
    CYNTHIA ROWE; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The sample will be primarily minority (approximately 60 percent Hispanic, 30 percent African American, and 10 percent Caucasian), and virtually all will have current or past juvenile justice involvement. ..
  27. Diffusion of Prevention Science in Communities
    J Hawkins; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. Society for Prevention Research Annual Meetings
    J Hawkins; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  29. Individual. Parnet, and School-Level Protective Factors in Early Adolescence
    ALBERT FARRELL; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Prevalence of HIV/STDs among Incarcerated Juveniles
    Angela Robertson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Grant funds will be used to provide STD screening, STD treatment referral, and HIV testing and counseling to juveniles in detention. ..
  31. FAMILY THERAPY OUTCOME FOR RUNAWAY ADOLESCENTS
    Natasha Slesnick; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Maintenance of treatment effects over time, as well as factors associated with treatment engagement and continuation, will be examined. ..
  32. 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]..
  33. SUBSTANCE USE AMONG CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS
    Laurie Chassin; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. Brief Family-Based Therapy for Adolescent Drug Abuse
    Howard Liddle; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The study could produce one of the first brief, family-based therapies for adolescent drug abusers and yield findings that would have significant implications for technology transfer efforts. ..
  35. TREATMENT OUTCOME FOR RUNAWAY ADOLESCENTS
    Natasha Slesnick; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The effectiveness of booster sessions in maintaining treatment gains will be examined, and an intensive engagement strategy will be employed. ..
  36. Child Psychopathology, Adversity & Developing Drug Abuse
    BETH MOLNAR; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  37. SUBSTANCE USE AMONG CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS
    LAURIE A CHASSIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  38. PSYCHOSOCIAL TREATMENT OF DEPRESSION IN DELINQUENTS
    Paul Rohde; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..3) Predictors of participation vs. attrition, improvement vs. nonrecovery, and maintenance of gains vs. relapse. Predictors will include pre-treatment patient variables, in-session variables, and interventionist variables. ..
  39. DEVELOPMENT AND RISK OF JUVENILE DRUG ABUSE
    Rolf Loeber; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  40. Evaluation of Treatments for Homeless Youth: CRA, MET and Case Management
    Natasha Slesnick; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Information gained through this project may help address the gap in our understanding of how best to effectively intervene with a group at high risk for continuing health and psychological problems. ..
  41. Substance Use Consequences of School Disengagement
    Kimberly Henry; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  42. Mental Health Systems and Juvenile Justice Outcomes
    Alison Evans Cuellar; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  43. CENTER FOR TREATMENT RESEARCH ON ADOLESCENT DRUG ABUSE
    Howard Liddle; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This collaboration has yielded an integrative perspective on core challenges to the field which we have formed into this proposal. ..
  44. Does Girl Talk-2 Work in the Juvenile Justice System?
    Patricia Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The collaboration between a school of nursing and a local juvenile probation department provides a unique opportunity to implement and evaluate a community-centered STD/HIV prevention intervention. ..
  45. Predictors of HIV Risks Among Urban Youth
    Dexter Voisin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Such knowledge is critical to designing HIV prevention programs that are culture-specific, in order to curtail the increasing spread of infection. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  46. Identifying Essential Skills for Violence Prevention
    ALBERT FARRELL; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Completion of this work will set the stage for subsequent large-scale evaluation studies. ..
  47. Familias En Accion: Educating & Changing Communities
    Patricia Kelly; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This collaboration between the nurse-researcher, the multidisciplinary research team, and the targeted community provides an important venue for the dissemination of nursing knowledge and praxis in a Mexican-American community. ..
  48. Hurricane Katrina Effects on Female Adolescent Offenders
    Angela Robertson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This study will contribute to the design of prevention interventions for this population to address multiple health problems simultaneously. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  49. Treatment Outcome with Runaway Adolescents II
    Natasha Slesnick; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This project will also evaluate the cost-savings potential associated with each treatment intervention. ..
  50. Training for Treatment of Adolescent Depression
    Paul Rohde; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed program will fulfill a critical need because no formalizing training procedure (written, conference-based, or computer-based) for the CWD-A intervention currently exists. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  51. Economic Evaluation of Adolescent Drug Services
    Howard Liddle; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In accord with recommended strategies for economic evaluation studies of health care interventions, we propose to examine outcomes from two important perspectives: 1) societal and 2) state policy makers. ..
  52. HIV Risk Reduction among Young Incarcerated Females
    Angela Robertson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results will be useful to juvenile justice administrators and others that work with this high-risk population. ..
  53. Mental Health Effects on Young Men's Violence
    Rolf Loeber; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The study results are likely to be relevant for prevention, intervention and service delivery systems pertaining to young males at risk for violence. ..
  54. PRECURSORS TO ANTISOCIAL PERSONALITY AND VIOLENCE
    Rolf Loeber; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  55. Training Clinicians in Empirically Based Family Therapy
    Howard Liddle; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. Preventing Alcohol Use Among African American Youths
    Gene Brody; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..As in the original research, a multi-informant design that includes reports from adolescents, their friends, their primary caregivers, and their teachers will be used to collect the additional data. ..
  57. Protective factors for sexual violence perpetration
    Martie Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..g., transition from adolescence to young adulthood). Fifth, it examines if the model variables predict SV perpetration over time. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Effectiveness Trial Project SafeCare for Child Neglect
    Mark Chaffin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. Preventing Drug Use in Rural African American
    Gene Brody; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The proposed research and prevention program is designed to fill this need. ..