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Session: Substance Use, Mental Health and Risky Behaviors
4293.0: Tuesday, November 9, 2004: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM
Substance Use, Mental Health and Risky Behaviors
Learning Objectives: 1. Participants will be able to understand the impact of mental health on health and health behaviors. 2. Participants will be able to understand the impact of physical health on mental health. 3. Participants will be able to draw implications for effective interventions with high risk adolescent populations.
Organizer(s):Joyce Eatmon, MPA
Lynn Roberts, PhD
Board 1Developmental progression of smoking initiation among urban minority girls: The role of social influences
Tracy R. Nichols, PhD
Board 2Substance Use Among Adolescents in Low-Income Neighborhoods
John M. Bolland, PhD, Brad E. Lian, PhD, Joan M. Barth, PhD, Debra McCallum, PhD
Board 3Unhealthy weight control behaviors and Ecstasy use among females aged 12 to 17
Jessica Cance, MPH, Michael Penne, MPH, Olivia Silber Ashley, DrPH
Board 4Depression in pregnant and parenting adolescents: Determining the effect of an intervention program and predictors of depression
Monica Minter, BA, Ximena Pérez de León, BA, Nancy Amodei, PhD, Kayan L. Lewis, PhD, Anthony Scott, PhD
Board 5Health conceptions, depression and suicidal ideation in Mexican-American children
Sarah H. Ailey, PhD, RN, Julia Muennich Cowell, PhD, RNC, FAAN, Diane B. McNaughton, PhD, RN, Louis Fogg, PhD, Deborah A. Gross, DNSc, RN
Withdrawn -- Adolescent self-esteem and health and health behaviour in young adulthood
Jungwee Park, PhD
Board 6Maintaining and Improving Good Health Behaviors in High Risk Adolescent Girls
Yan Zhang, MS, Susan Tweed, RN, MS, Stacey B. Plichta, ScD
Board 7Counseling and the odds of adolescent risky behavior
Lise M. Youngblade, PhD, Elizabeth A. Shenkman, PhD
Withdrawn -- Gender differences among youth enrolled in an after-school program
Andrea B. Smith, MPH
Board 8Unintentional injuries and risk behaviors among adolescents living in low-income neighborhoods
Maggie Tang, MSW, Debra M. McCallum, PhD, J. Richard McCallum, PhD, John M. Bolland, PhD, Brad E. Lian, PhD, Joan M. Barth, PhD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Maternal and Child Health
Endorsed by:Injury Control and Emergency Health Services; Mental Health; Public Health Education and Health Promotion; School Health Education and Services; Social Work; Women's Caucus

The 132nd Annual Meeting (November 6-10, 2004) of APHA