Adolescents at risk effectiveness of school-based interventions.

by Robin Mary-Louise Wright

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  WHAT WORKS FOR AFRICAN AMERICAN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS: Lessons from Experimental Evaluations of Programs and Interventions Tawana Bandy, B.S. and Kristin A. Moore, Ph.D. February OVERVIEW The disproportionate vulnerability of African American youth to certain negative outcomes, including   Six key behavioural risk factors (risky alcohol use, smoking, poor diet, physical inactivity, sedentary behaviour and unhealthy sleep patterns) have been identified as strong determinants of chronic disease, such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancers. School-based interventions targeting these multiple health risk behaviours among adolescents have the potential to halt the Based on the review of literature it appears that implementation of widespread, multi-dimensional programs that target both at risk sexually active adolescents and adolescents that have not yet engaged in sexual activity are the most Effectiveness of school- and family-based interventions to prevent gaming addiction among grades students in Bangkok, Thailand Nipaporn Apisitwasana,1,2 Usaneya Perngparn,1,3 Linda B Cottler4 1College of Public Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand; 2Department of Community Health Nursing, Boromarajonnani College of Nursing, Bangkok, Thailand; 3Drug

Appendix 6 The effectiveness of interventions to prevent weight gain or maintain a healthy weight in children aged between 2 and 5 years Appendix 7 School based interventions to prevent obesity Appendix 8 Workplace interventions to prevent obesity Appendix 9 Community-based interventions to prevent obesity Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Adolescents. Dr Rob McAlpine PhD MAPS and Anthony Hillin B Soc Stud (SW), M Adol MH. Interpersonal Psychotherapy for Depressed Adolescents was developed originally in , then revised in (Mufson et al ).IPT for Adolescents is an adaptation of IPT, and has demonstrated efficacy and effectiveness in several clinical trials, including in school-based   Interventions to build resilience among young people: a literature review 5 cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT)-based interventions with or without other components, such as arts therapy: o The most commonly researched CBT-based intervention was the Penn Resiliency Program (PRP) (and culturally tailored versions), which reduced depressive   Schools are an ideal setting in which to promote health. However, empirical data on the effectiveness of school-based mental health promotion programs are rare, and research on universal Internet-based prevention in schools is almost non-existent. Following the life skills approach, stress management training is an important component of health ://

  Results Effectiveness of school-based universal interventions was found to be neutral or small with more positive effects found for poorer quality studies and those based in primary schools (pupils aged 9–12 years). Studies varied widely in their use of measures and study design. Only four studies were rated ‘excellent’ quality. Methodological issues such as small sample size, varying   school 5-week mindfulness-based curriculum They found improvements in student behavior (as reported by 17 teachers) that lasted up to 7 weeks after intervention. They suggest that such programs may be useful in altering teacher perceptions of student behavior. Bluth et al. () 27 ethnically diverse at-risk adolescents Weekly minute Resilience Interventions for Youth in Diverse Populations details successful programs used with children and teens in a wide range of circumstances and conditions, both clinical and non-clinical. New strength-based models clarify the core aspects of resilience and translate them into positive social, health, educational, and emotional  › Psychology › Child & School Psychology. Background: The aim of this systematic review was to examinemotivational interventions based on physical activity as precursor of psychosocial benefits inside of the scholar context. Method: studies were identified in seven databases (Web of Science, Sport Discuss, Scopus, Eric, Pubmed, Psycinfo and Google Scholar). The search process was from June to September

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The present study used a 3 (intervention: mindfulness bodyscan mp3, constructive worry, control) by 3 (time: baseline, week 1, week 2) mixed‐model design on a school‐based sample of adolescents (N = ; M age = ± years, range = 14–18 years; 19% male), and a sub‐sample of adolescents with prolonged sleep‐onset latency (i.e   schools.

This new book builds on the ideas we first introduced in Reach - ing Out in Family Therapy: Home-based, School and Community Inter - ventions (Boyd-Franklin & Bry, ). In order to address the needs of at-risk adolescents in different settings, this book presents the evolu-   However, adolescents who received a brief intervention did not seem to do better in reducing their alcohol and cannabis use than adolescents who received information-only interventions.

It is therefore premature to make definitive statements about the effectiveness of brief school-based interventions for reducing adolescent substance :// /brief-school-based-interventions-and-behavioural.

Effectiveness of school-based eHealth interventions to prevent multiple lifestyle risk behaviours among adolescents: a systematic review and meta-analysis Katrina E Champion, Belinda Parmenter, Cyanna McGowan, Bonnie Spring, Q Eileen Wafford, Lauren A Gardner, Louise Thornton,(19)pdf.

Few school-based intervention studies exist to educate parents about their children’s risks of cyberbullying perpetration and victimization. In a public middle school in Phoenix, AZ, an intervention was conducted and a group of researchers examined the intervention’s effectiveness of parents’ perceptions about cyberbullying using a separate sample pretest-post-test quasiexperimental Effectiveness of Universal Self-regulation–Based Interventions in Children and Adolescents Article (PDF Available) April with Reads How we measure 'reads' There is a statistically significant relationship between health and academic achievement.

Research evidence shows that children who are healthy are at a low risk for school problems than students who are unhealthy.

Students with good health tend to perform better in school than those with poor health. Problems that emanate from poor health include a higher probability of school failure, poor Suggested Citation: "10 GOOD PRACTICE: COMMUNITY-BASED INTERVENTIONS AND SERVICES." National Research Council.

Losing Generations: Adolescents in High-Risk Settings. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / As detailed throughout this report, many of the major institutions, or settings, in which adolescents are   3.

School-Wide Interventions for Preventing Depression 35 4. Evidence-Based Interventions for Students at Risk for Depression 45 5. Intensive Interventions for Students With Depression 61 6.

Depression Can Be Prevented: Effectiveness of Prevention Programs 77   interventions to help teens and young adults prevent and manage behavioral health challenges in middle and high school, college, community, and workplace settings. We examined previously synthesized research concerning the effectiveness of interventions targeting three areas: depression/anxiety, substance use, and suicide ://   The effectiveness of the COPE healthy lifestyles TEEN program: a school-based intervention in middle school adolescents with month follow-up.

J Adv Nurs. ; 73 (6)– doi: /jan School-Based Suicide Prevention: A Framework for Evidence-Based Practice Article (PDF Available) in School Mental Health January with 2, Reads How we measure 'reads'   The HIV/AIDS epidemic remains of global significance and there is a need to target (a) the adolescent age-groups in which most new infections occur; and (b) sub-Saharan Africa where the greatest burden of the epidemic lies.

A focused systematic review of school-based sexual health interventions in sub-Saharan Africa to prevent HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) in REVIEW METHODS. The systematic reviews focused on (1) the effectiveness of school-based interventions for children with or at risk of ADHD; (2) quantitative research that explores attitudes towards school-based non-pharmacological interventions for pupils with ADHD; (3) qualitative research investigating the attitudes and experiences of children, teachers, parents and others using ADHD Community‐based interventions targeted a greater number of risk factors (mean=4) than both school‐based interventions (mean=2) and health‐based interventions (mean=3).

A higher proportion of the outcomes measured in the evaluations of school‐based interventions and health‐based interventions were significant (n=7, 44% for both   The school nurses play a key role in providing such information–17 Adolescents have low awareness and knowledge about the virus, especially regarding the cancer risks Educational school-based interventions can increase adolescents’ awareness and knowledge about HPV prevention,19, 20 enhance preventive behaviours for sexually   Cochrane researchers conducted a review of the effects of school-based interventions for reducing HIV, sexually transmitted infections (STIs), and pregnancy in adolescents.

After searching for relevant trials up to 7 Aprilthey included eight trials that had enrol ://   preventive interventions because of the wide population it gives access to (Coie et al., ) however, O’Dea () found examples in which school-based preventive interventions increased eating disorder behaviours within their treatment populations.

Research regarding the effectiveness of school-based universal preventive Seven million youngsters--one in four adolescents--have only limited potential for becoming productive adults because they are at high risk for encountering serious problems at home, in school, or in their communities.

This is one of the disturbing findings in this unique overview of what is known about young people aged 10 to 17 growing up in the United States :// Keywords: interaction-based interventions, mental health, schools, communities, children, adolescence, systematic review.

Citation: García-Carrión R, Villarejo-Carballido B and Villardón-Gallego L () Children and Adolescents Mental Health: A Systematic Review of Interaction-Based Interventions in Schools and Communities.

://   Objective: We systematically reviewed the evidence on the effectiveness of school-based interventions targeting dietary behavior and/or physical activity for the primary prevention of obesity in children and adolescents aged 6–18 y in low- and middle-income ://   Preventive interventions for adolescents are an important priority within school systems.

Several interventions have been developed, but the effectiveness of such interventions varies considerably between studies. The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness of universal school-based prevention programs on alcohol use among adolescents by using meta-analytic   Evaluation of a school-based depression prevention program among adolescents from low-income areas: a randomized controlled effectiveness trial.

Int J Environ Res Public Health. ;11(5)– CrossRef PubMed PubMedCentral Google Scholar The results of our SEYLE trial in ten European Union countries with 11 school-based adolescents show that the Youth Aware of Mental Health Programme (YAM) is effective in significantly reducing incident severe suicidal ideation and suicide attempts, which are the negative results of adverse life events, stress, and mental health ://(14)/fulltext.

5 Preventive Interventions. The research on bullying prevention programming has increased considerably over the past 2 decades, which is likely due in part to the growing awareness of bullying as a public health problem that impacts individual youth as well as the broader social ://   Bagley, C., & Prichard, C.

The reduction of problem behaviours and school exclusion in at-risk youth: An experimental study of school social work with cost—Benefit analyses. Child and Family Social Work, 3, Baldry, A.C.

Bullying in schools: Correlates and intervention strategies. PhD Thesis, Cambridge - Bullying Ho - References. Improving Well-being and Behavior in Adolescents Utilizing a School-based Positive Psychology Intervention Emily DeBiase University of Connecticut, This study employed the 10 core sessions of the Well-Being Promotion Program (Suldo, ), a multi-component Positive Psychology Intervention (PPI) with the goal of improving daily?article=&context=dissertations.

School-based sexual health education has the potential to provide an inclusive and comprehensive approach to promoting sexual health among young people. We reviewed evaluations of school-based sexual health education interventions in sub-Saharan Africa to assess effectiveness in reducing sexually transmitted infections and promoting condom :// Innovations in Adolescent Substance Abuse Interventions focuses on developmentally appropriate approaches to the assessment, prevention, or treatment of substance use problems among adolescents.

family- and school-based interventions for adolescents with substance use problems. and twelve-step-based interventions for adolescents. Show   The current chapter outlines research related to resilience, school-based intervention, and links to daily physical activity.

Details of an activity program, SPARK for Learning, are provided, with an emphasis on supporting children with learning and/or attentional difficulties through daily play-based. and Adolescents: Historical Developmental, Integrative, and Effectiveness Perspectives H.

Thompson Prout The psychological treatment of children’s problems is the focus of several professions and is carried out in many settings and situations.

Although theoretical viewpoints are wide-ranging and essentially rooted in adult-based theories, the   Anxiety disorders are prevalent among adolescents and may have long-lasting negative consequences for the individual, the family and society. Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is an effective treatment.

However, many anxious youth do not seek treatment. Low-intensity CBT in schools may improve access to evidence-based services. We aim to investigate the efficacy of two CBT youth Background: Overweight/obesity is an emerging health concern among African children.

The aim of this study was to summarise available evidence from school-based interventions that focused on improving nutrition and physical activity knowledge, attitude, and behaviours, and weight status of children aged 6–15 years in the African ://