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Youth Mentoring Relationships in Context: Mentor Perceptions of Youth, Environment, and the Mentor Role
Few studies focus on mentors’ sense of their place within the existing constellation of mentee relationships and settings. Further, few studies explore how mentors’ perceptions of their mentees’ environments may relate to ...
The Legacy of Evidence-Based Mental Health Interventions: What Gets Sustained and How
Concerns over the quality of mental health services for children in the United States have led to the creation, dissemination and implementation of evidence-based mental health interventions. However, the impacts of these ...
Acculturation and Latina Health: A Model of Acculturation, Socioeconomic Status, Stress, and Health
Acculturation leads to poor health among immigrant Latinos. This relationship has warranted further study, particularly of explanatory mechanisms underlying the influence of acculturation on health. In the current study ...
Evaluating the Career of Metaphor and Categorization Models of Metaphor Processing: An Eye-Tracking Study
The Categorization and Career of Metaphor models of metaphor processing were examined using an eye-tracking methodology. Participants read short passages that provided either a strong or weak contexts that supported the ...
Examining the Relationship between Worry and Sleep: A Daily Process Approach
There is growing evidence suggesting that worry and sleep are intimately linked. However, the way that these two phenomena influence each other over the course of a day is largely unknown. Specifically, it is possible that ...
Adolescent Smoking Topography over Time
Despite data supporting the decline in rates of cigarette smoking in middle and high school as well as the high cost of smoking in the United States, a significant portion of these adolescents categorize themselves as ...