Effects of acculturation and psychopathology on sexual behavior and substance use of suicidal hispanic adolescents. Ethnicity, acculturation, and offending: findings from a sample of hispanic adolescents kristina m lopez1 and holly ventura. Abstract effects of acculturation gap and attachment style on south asian adolescent well-being by malliga obilisundar-delaney ma, queens college, 1998. The effects of parental acculturation and parenting practices on the substance use of mexican-heritage adolescents from southwestern mexican neighborhoods journal of ethnicity in substance abuse 2014 jul 113(3):288-311. Research has shown that more acculturated latino adolescents are at increased risk for delinquent behavior relative to their less acculturated counterparts the present study examined the mediating effects of seven variables hypothesized to account for the empirical link between acculturation status.
M kim et al 1257 keywords personality, acculturation, adolescents, asian americans, mental health 1 introduction adaptation to a new culture can be highly stressful, especially during challenging developmental stages such as. The present study examined the unique and interactive effects of acculturation dissonance and assimilation on both depressive symptoms and delinquent behaviors among latina/o adolescents methods participants were 135 latina/o adolescents (ages 14–20) recruited from a charter high school students responded to. This study provides new information about how acculturation and perceived social norms affect adolescents smoking among four asian-american subgroups results showed differences in smoking prevalence rates across subgroups, with koreans having the highest rates of smoking, while chinese have the. Alcohol use and latinos: the risk of acculturation posted: 1/3/17 health comments latinos are the largest minority group in. The rapidly changing demographic landscape of the united states, brought about by immigration, has resulted in an increasingly multiracial and multicultural population these changes have become accentuated by the phenomenon of globalization, which occurs when there is an acceleration of movement of people, ideas, and products between.
Pathways from acculturation stress to negative friends and substance use among latino adolescents rachel l buchanan a dissertation submitted to the faculty of the university of north carolina at chapel hill in. The effect of acculturation and discrimination on mental health symptoms and risk behaviors among adolescent migrants in israel (2012) nakash ora maayan nagar anat shoshani hani zubida and robin a harper.
Acculturation risk and protective factors 1 running head: acculturation risk and protective factors acculturation risk and protective factors and mental health symptoms in immigrant latino adolescents paul r smokowski, phd mimi v chapman, phd university of north carolina at chapel hill martica l bacallao, phd. The current study aimed to test the direct and indirect effects of acculturation on the psychological well-being among the adolescent children of asian origin subgroup analysis was conducted to compare these effects between asian refugee and non-refugee children data were from the follow-up survey.
There is no study testing the effects of acculturation on both leisure-time and nonleisure-time physical activity in mexican american adolescents, studies should.
Introduction adolescents need to develop a socially-approved identity to ensure a healthy transition to adult life this task is particularly challenging for immigrant youth growing into a social world where their home and host cultures differ considerably in terms of models of a healthy and acceptable identity. Running head: acculturation and mental health acculturation and the effects on latino children’s emotional and behavioral well-being callister j. Substance use among asian american adolescents: influence of race, ethnicity, and acculturation in the context of key risk and protective factors. Culture and migration: psychological trauma in children and adolescents elizabeth batista-pinto wiese1,2 abstract important development in the knowledge of migration. Effects of differential family acculturation on latino longitudinal evaluation of risk factors among pregnant latina adolescents in new york city, annals of. Does culture matter in body image the effects of subjective and contextual culture on body image among bicultural women by mei yam a dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment. Acculturation process and its effects on dietary habits, nutritional behavior and body-image in adolescents lana [kreblin and anita sujold`i} institute for.
The effect of acculturation and social support on change in mental health among young immigrants. Culture and adolescent development abstract this paper summarizes several of the most significant issues in the area of culture and adolescent development. Acculturation and interrelationships between problem and health-promoting behaviors among latino adolescents. The relationship of acculturation and acculturative stress in latina/o youths’ psychosocial functioning by marsha tafoya a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment. 11 acculturation, acculturative stress, and cultural mismatch and their influences on immigrant children and adolescents’ well-being lauren rogers-sirin, patrice ryce, and selcuk r sirin. High acculturation (r2 = 37, p 001) and psychopathology as a block (r2 = 12, p 01) were associated with greater use of substances (cigarettes.