Reducing Adolescent Risk Toward an Integrated Approach by Daniel Romer

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Published by Sage Publications, Inc .

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Subjects:

  • Adolescents,
  • Risk-taking (Psychology) in ad,
  • Prevention,
  • Psychology,
  • Risk-taking (Psychology) in adolescence,
  • Developmental - Adolescent,
  • General,
  • Psychotherapy - Child & Adolescent,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Adolescent Psychology,
  • Congresses

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages536
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8029385M
ISBN 100761928367
ISBN 109780761928362

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Reducing Adolescent Risk: Toward an Integrated Approach focuses on common influences that result in a number of interrelated risk behaviors in order to design more unified, comprehensive prevention strategies. Edited by Daniel Romer, this book summarizes presentations and discussions held at the Adolescent Risk Communication Institute of the.

Reducing Adolescent Risk: Toward an Integrated Approach focuses on common influences that result in a number of interrelated risk behaviors in order to design more unified, comprehensive prevention strategies. Edited by Daniel Romer, this book summarizes presentations and discussions held at the Adolescent Risk Communication Institute of the University of 4/5(1).

Reducing adolescent risk: Toward an integrated approach / Daniel Romer, editor. Papers presented at a conference held at the Adolescent Risk Communication Institute of the University of Pennsylvania Annenberg Public Policy Center in June Reducing Adolescent Risk.

ignoring the overlap of many risk behaviours. This book seeks to move beyond the fractured approach of preventing one behaviour at a time and suggests more comprehensive prevention strategies. It challenges researchers who study risk behaviours as separate problems to identify what is known about common pathways.

Reducing Adolescent Risk focuses on common influences that result in risk behaviors in order to design more unified, comprehensive prevention strategies. This book summarizes presentations at the Adolescent Risk Communication Institute of the Annenberg Public Policy Center. Leading researchers and intervention specialists synthesize current.

Reducing Adolescent Risk: Toward an Integrated Approach, a plus page volume that summarizes presentations and discussions held at the June conference of the Adolescent Risk Communication Institute, Annenberg Public Policy Center, has just been published by Sage (Spring, ).The book focuses on common influences that result in a number of interrelated.

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Edited by Daniel Romer, this book summarizes presentations and discussions held at the Adolescent Risk Communication Institute of the University of. iv Reducing Adolescent Sexual Risk: A Theoretical Guide for Developing and Adapting Curriculum-Based Programs Acknowledgments This book evolved out of a series of all-day trainings that were jointly conceived by the South Carolina Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy and myself and that I conducted.

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Reducing Suicide provides a blueprint for addressing this tragic and costly problem: how we can build an appropriate infrastructure, conduct needed research, and improve our ability to recognize suicide risk and effectively intervene.

Rich in data, the book also strikes an intensely personal chord, featuring compelling quotes about people’s. Given high rates of unprotected sex, unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted disease (STD) infection among U.S.

adolescents, for at least two decades people concerned about youth have developed a wide variety of programs to reduce adolescent sexual risk-taking.

Sometimes these programs reduced sexual risk-taking; other times, they did not. Recognizing the varying. Reducing adolescent risk: Toward an integrated approach.

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Adolescent Girls at Risk focuses on a fieldwork that employed measures and programs designed to help girls in their transformation to adolescence. The book first ponders on the theoretical background and plan of the project, including fieldwork aims and methods, research aims and methods, and at risk factors.

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This book covers the developmental and health problems unique to the adolescent period of life. It focuses on special needs and public health programs for adolescents.

It offers deep insight into smoking, violence, teen pregnancy, HIV/AIDS, and other problems, along with intervention and prevention strategies.

Anyone serious about improving adolescent health should read this book. Adolescent health is an area that fundamentally requires an interdisciplinary perspective in terms of both scholarly work and applied practice.

This book promises to deliver in terms of that kind of breadth of perspective, and the author certainly has the qualifications to make real that promise of breadth as well as depth. An example of an evolutionary-based intervention strategy to reduce risky adolescent behavior and aggression can be seen here.

High-risk activities in adolescence—unprotected sex, substance abuse, violence, and other forms of risky behavior—remain a pervasive and costly problem in Western societies, despite extensive efforts to prevent or.

These programs focus on different health topics, risk behaviors, and settings. Some, but not all, of these programs have shown evidence in reducing youth risk behaviors.

Each agency has its own process and criteria for determining the programs that are worthy of recommendation. In this chapter we describe some of the key structural-environmental factors that influence adolescent risk behavior. We utilize an ecodevelopmental framework to present an overview of issues confronting Latino adolescents and their parents specifically related to adolescent sexual risk behavior.

In our review of the literature, we focus on strategies that have been developed. iv Preventing Drug Use among Children and Adolescents National Institute on Drug Abuse Preface v Today’s youth face many risks, including drug abuse, violence, and HIV/AIDS.

Responding to these risks before they become problems can be difficult. Thus, sibling influence must be recognized as a social risk factor. Prevention and intervention programs aimed at reducing adolescent tobacco use would benefit from research to provide detail on the mechanisms that underlie the sibling effects on adolescent smoking.

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School counselors have an opportunity to support parents and caregivers by strengthening their ability to positively influence their adolescent’s life.

Risk Reduction Interventions for Adolescent Offenders When an adolescent commits a crime, youth justice professionals must make important decisions about which interventions to provide.

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Youth who have witnessed someone in their family overdose or whose peers misuse prescription painkillers are also at increased risk for opioid use. Journal of Adolescent Research, 19, Mounts, N. Parental management of adolescent peer relationships in context: The role of parenting style.

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Adolescent Health: Understanding and Preventing Risk Behaviors provides a strong foundation in current research, theory, and policy for those who study and work with adolescents. — PsycCritiques, American Psychological Association (Febru Price: $ New Perspectives on Adolescent Risk Behavior; New Perspectives on Adolescent Risk Behavior This book has been cited by the following publications.

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Lori A.J. Scott-Sheldon, Blair T. Johnson, in Handbook of Child and Adolescent Sexuality, Personality Characteristics. Adolescent risk-taking behaviors may be explained by personality characteristics such as impulsivity and sensation-seeking, which have been consistently associated with sexual risk-taking, including unprotected sexual intercourse (Hoyle, Fejfar, &.

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This program is accredited for NAPNAP CE contact hours of. Large-scale prevention programs aimed at providing accurate information regarding the negative consequences of risk behavior have led to a greater awareness of such consequences but have had relatively limited success in preventing or reducing engagement in risk taking behaviors among adolescents (e.g., Malow, Kershaw, Sipsma, Rosenberg.

Suicide is the second leading cause of death for adolescents 15 to 19 years old. This report updates the previous statement of the American Academy of Pediatrics and is intended to assist pediatricians, in collaboration with other child and adolescent health care professionals, in the identification and management of the adolescent at risk for suicide.

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