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  • trajectories
  • The study provides unique information about the effectiveness of efforts to intervene in the poor developmental trajectories of children involved with CWS. (ed.gov)
  • youth
  • Models were tested on a sample of at-risk men [the Oregon Youth Study (OYS)] using zero-inflated Poisson (ZIP) modeling predicting 1) arrest persistence (class and count) and 2) arrest onset class. (academicconcepts.net)
  • The Hartford Institute for Religion Research conducts research on a wide variety of religion topics, including studies on youth and religion . (religioninsights.org)
  • Look for variables related to youth and teens in the studies from 1998 and 2006-07. (religioninsights.org)
  • This survey was followed up in 1995 by an in-home interview of the study youth and a principal caregiver (typically mother). (unc.edu)
  • They include African-American youth from higher status families, Chinese youth, Cuban and Puerto Rican adolescents, and siblings of varying relationships - twins, full siblings, half siblings, unrelated adolescents who live together. (unc.edu)
  • The Children's Bureau of the Administration on Children, Youth and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, has undertaken the National Survey of Child and Adolescent Well-Being (NSCAW) to learn about the experiences of children and families who come in contact with the child welfare system. (ed.gov)
  • Despite the proliferation of studies examining youth sport participation, there are significant gaps in knowledge regarding the impact of youth sport participation on health and development. (springer.com)
  • The SEM:CY can be used as a stand-alone measure to understand youth experiences in sport programs, or in combination with other health and development measures to better understand how youth sport can contribute to both positive and negative outcomes. (springer.com)
  • From a public health perspective, sport participation is one important form of physical activity for children and youth. (springer.com)
  • The Youth Self-Report and SCOFF were used to screen for mental health problems. (springer.com)
  • In the Dutch TRAILS report, 22% out of 45% youth with a lifetime mental health disorder showed severe impairment. (springer.com)
  • Drawing on a sample from the Study of Early Child Care and Youth Development, a longitudinal study of children's physical, cognitive, and social development, Maume analyzed the changes in school night sleep patterns of nearly 1,000 adolescents from when they were 12 to 15-years-old. (innovations-report.com)
  • Of concern, Mexican heritage adolescents, including youth born in either the United States or Mexico, not only comprise the majority of the Texas population under the age of 18, they also are the most rapidly growing population in the United States [ 4 , 5 ]. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • To better understand provider experiences serving lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and Questioning (LGBTQ) runaway and homeless youth, this study reports on case studies of four local agencies receiving grants from the Administration for Children and Family's Runaway and Homeless Youth (RHY) Program. (hhs.gov)
  • This report draws lessons from 30 states' implementation of existing optional Medicaid coverage for youth who age out of foster care and applies them to decisions and plans states will consider as they implement new ACA coverage that goes into effect in 2014. (hhs.gov)
  • statistically
  • Their common questionnaire makes it possible to draw statistically valid comparisons across faith traditions, including in the area of youth's lives, practices and involvements in their religious communities . (religioninsights.org)
  • Statistically controlling for comorbid alcohol abuse, as many studies do, is not an ideal strategy, especially in small groups or under conditions where covariates may interact with the independent variable ( Miller and Chapman, 2001 ). (jneurosci.org)
  • The relationship was not statistically significant for black adolescents after controlling for other factors that were more predictive, including parental disapproval of teen sex and perceived permissive peer sexual norms. (aappublications.org)
  • correlates
  • These results are consistent with emerging research that suggests that the psychological correlates of adolescent sexual activity may be moderated by the social context in which this activity occurs. (springer.com)
  • We analyzed the correlates of depressive symptoms among Latino and Non-Latino White adolescents residing in California with a special focus on acculturation. (ebscohost.com)
  • prevalence
  • In childhood, mental health problems in general are more frequent in boys than in girls (2:1), but from the age of 13 years onward, the prevalence rates are higher for girls. (springer.com)
  • This high prevalence of depressive symptoms reported in the present study seems to have many implications especially for school health-care services. (degruyter.com)
  • questionnaires
  • In these studies, adolescents answer sensitive questions directly on laptop computers instead of using standard paper-and-pencil, self-administered questionnaires. (hhs.gov)
  • Researchers using NSAM found that teen males were significantly more likely to report participation in many health risk behaviors using the computer rather than the paper self-administered questionnaires. (hhs.gov)
  • Three online questionnaires designed for adolescents aged 13/14, 15/16, and 17/18, respectively, will be used. (frontiersin.org)
  • parental
  • Differential Effects of Parental Controls on Adolescent Substance Use: For Whom is the Family Most Important? (blogspot.com)
  • This paper tests this hypothesis and examines the degree to which there are differential effects of parental controls on adolescent substance use. (blogspot.com)
  • Results All parental controls were significantly related to adolescent drug use, with higher levels of control associated with less drug use. (blogspot.com)
  • The possible effect of important socio-economic family factors, such as income and parental education, were not always considered in the studies reviewed in this paper. (aifs.gov.au)
  • increases
  • On the other hand, increases in adolescent computer usage were associated with both less sleep and more sleep issues. (innovations-report.com)
  • Exposure to sexual content in music, movies, television, and magazines accelerates white adolescents' sexual activity and increases their risk of engaging in early sexual intercourse. (aappublications.org)
  • sexually
  • 1 Moreover, adolescents who have initiated sexual intercourse have some of the highest age-specific rates of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), 2 which along with unintended pregnancy impose enormous costs in human pain and suffering, in social and economic opportunity, and in social welfare and health care. (guttmacher.org)
  • In fall 2009, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) launched a systematic review of the research literature on programs to prevent teen pregnancy, sexually transmitted infections (STIs), and associated sexual risk behaviors. (hhs.gov)
  • Sexually transmitted infections and unplanned pregnancies affect adolescent sexual health and are serious public health concerns. (frontiersin.org)
  • research
  • One previous study has shown that girls who make an early transition to puberty are at elevated risk for ADA, 7 but more research is needed to understand the conditions under which early-maturing girls are at heightened risk. (aappublications.org)
  • The research for this report 1 was conducted for the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services under contract number 100-95-0021. (hhs.gov)
  • The director of the Add Health project, Kathleen Mullan Harris, contradicted Kanazawa on the nature of her project's research in a telephone interview Tuesday. (weku.fm)
  • 1 , 2 , 7 Research suggests that adolescents view physicians as a preferred source of smoking cessation information, 8 , 9 and between 68% and 84% of adolescents under age 18 years report seeing a doctor at least annually. (aappublications.org)
  • This study extends prior research by longitudinally testing these associations across racial/ethnic groups and investigating whether culturally relevant variations within racial/ethnic minority groups, such as skin tone (i.e., lightness/darkness of skin color), are linked to attitudes toward marriage and cohabitation and sex. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • My research indicates that it's necessary to look beyond biology when seeking to understand and treat adolescents' sleep problems. (innovations-report.com)
  • International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Pscyhopathology. (edu.au)
  • And yet, when we look honestly at the history and research of psychosis and the broader concept of "mental illness," it becomes apparent that there are few subjects in the mental health field that are more important. (madinamerica.com)
  • differences
  • Besides determining the extent of regional population differences in facial morphology, this work serves as a foundation for studies involving European genetic stratification and the detection of genes that determine facial features. (blogspot.ca)
  • 5 , - , 7 Subsequently, studies have shown that there are no significant differences in psychosocial development between children who are reared in lesbian and heterosexual households. (aappublications.org)
  • Furthermore, few studies have examined sex differences and most studies have relied on self-reported outcome measures that are subject to misclassification. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Second, most studies have not examined sex differences. (biomedcentral.com)