Research Output 1997 2017

2017
health service
mental health
Mental Health Services
Therapeutics
parents
2016

Association of health professional leadership behaviors on health promotion practice beliefs

Stone, J. D., Belcher, H. M. E., Attoh, P., D'Abundo, M. & Gong, T. May 11 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Disability and Health Journal.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Health Promotion
Health
Disabled Persons
Surveys and Questionnaires
Professional Practice

Behavioral problems and service utilization in children with chronic illnesses referred for trauma-related mental health services

Wilcox, H. C., Rains, M., Belcher, H., Kassam-Adams, N., Kazak, A., Lee, R., Briggs, E. C., Bethel, T., Trunzo, C. P. & Wissow, L. 2016 In : Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. 37, 1, p. 62-70 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mental Health Services
Chronic Disease
Wounds and Injuries
Problem Behavior
Therapeutics

Parents' Use of Praise and Criticism in a Sample of Young Children Seeking Mental Health Services

Swenson, S., Ho, G. W. K., Budhathoki, C., Belcher, H. M. E., Tucker, S., Miller, K. & Gross, D. Jan 1 2016 In : Journal of Pediatric Health Care. 30, 1, p. 49-56 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mental Health Services
Parents
Self Report
Mental Health
Therapeutics

Yoga-based psychotherapy groups for boys exposed to trauma in urban settings

Beltran, M., Brown-Elhillali, A., Held, A., Ryce, P., Ofonedu, M. E., Hoover, D., Ensor, K. & Belcher, H. M. E. Jan 1 2016 In : Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine. 22, 1, p. 39-46 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Yoga
Group Psychotherapy
Wounds and Injuries
Parents
Mental Health
2015

Evaluating Maternal and Child Health and Leadership Competencies of Emerging MCH Leaders: The MCHC/RISE-UP Experience

Belcher, H. M. E., Stone, J. D., McFadden, J. A., Hemmingson, T. A., Kreutzer, C., Harris, L. G., Wheeler, B. Y., Van Osdel, J., Avila, M., Yorker, B., Hoffman, B. R. & Turner-Musa, J. O. Dec 1 2015 In : Maternal and Child Health Journal. 19, 12, p. 2560-2567 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Students
Research
Maternal Health
Child Health
Los Angeles

Psychiatric disorders and left-handedness in children living in an urban environment

Logue, D. D., Logue, R. T., Kaufmann, W. E. & Belcher, H. M. E. Mar 4 2015 In : Laterality. 20, 2, p. 249-256 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Urban Environment
Left-handedness
Functional Laterality
Psychiatry
Peers

RISE: Promoting diversity among public health professionals

Belcher, H. M. E. & McFadden, J. Sep 1 2015 In : Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 21, 4, p. 384-391 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Public Health
Students
Research
Population
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.)

Trauma exposure and sleep disturbance in a sample of youth from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network Core Data Set

Hall Brown, T. S., Belcher, H. M. E., Accardo, J., Minhas, R. & Briggs, E. C. Oct 2 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : Sleep Health.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Sleep
Wounds and Injuries
Datasets
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
2014

Maternal characteristics associated with child behavior reports in head start settings

Lyn, A., Turner-Musa, J., Morgan, I. & Belcher, H. M. E. 2014 In : Journal of Community Psychology. 42, 5, p. 571-582 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Child Behavior
Mothers
Parturition
African Americans
Substance-Related Disorders
Fee-for-Service Plans
Mental Health Services
Mental Health
Education
Parents

Traumatic Childhood Experiences in the 21st Century: Broadening and Building on the ACE Studies With Data From the National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Greeson, J. K. P., Briggs, E. C., Layne, C. M., Belcher, H. M. E., Ostrowski, S. A., Kim, S., Lee, R. C., Vivrette, R. L., Pynoos, R. S. & Fairbank, J. A. Feb 2014 In : Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 29, 3, p. 536-556 21 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Wounds and Injuries
Problem Behavior
Child Behavior
Checklist
Demography
2013

Depression in Inner City African American Youth: A Phenomenological Study

Ofonedu, M. E., Percy, W. H., Harris-Britt, A. & Belcher, H. M. E. Jan 2013 In : Journal of Child and Family Studies. 22, 1, p. 96-106 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

American
African Americans
Depression
experience
adolescent

Links between child and adolescent trauma exposure and service use histories in a national clinic-referred sample

Briggs, E. C., Fairbank, J. A., Greeson, J. K. P., Amaya-Jackson, L. M., Gerrity, E. T., Belcher, H. M. E., Layne, C. M., Steinberg, A. M., Ostrowski, S. A., Elmore, D. L. & Pynoos, R. S. Mar 2013 In : Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy. 5, 2, p. 101-109 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Wounds and Injuries
Child Health Services
Bereavement
Domestic Violence
Multiple Trauma

Neighborhood environment and urban schoolchildren's risk for being overweight

Whitaker, D., Milam, A. J., Graham, C. M., Cooley-Strickland, M., Belcher, H. M. & Debra Furr-Holden, C. Jul 2013 In : American Journal of Health Promotion. 27, 6, p. 410-416 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

schoolchild
confidence
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
gender

Somatic symptoms, peer and school stress, and family and community violence exposure among urban elementary school children

Hart, S. L., Hodgkinson, S. C., Belcher, H. M. E., Hyman, C. & Cooley-Strickland, M. Oct 2013 In : Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 36, 5, p. 454-465 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Domestic Violence
Medically Unexplained Symptoms
Exposure to Violence
Family Conflict
Self Report
2012

Maternal drug abuse history, maltreatment, and functioning in a clinical sample of urban children

Onigu-Otite, E. C. & Belcher, H. M. E. Jun 2012 In : Child Abuse and Neglect. 36, 6, p. 491-497 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Substance-Related Disorders
Mothers
History
Child Abuse
Sex Offenses

Supporting the Need for an Integrated System of Care for Youth with Co-occurring Traumatic Stress and Substance Abuse Problems

Suarez, L. M., Belcher, H. M. E., Briggs, E. C. & Titus, J. C. Jun 2012 In : American Journal of Community Psychology. 49, 3-4, p. 430-440 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

integrated system
substance abuse
Substance-Related Disorders
Wounds and Injuries
trauma
2011

How do we assess family supports and fairness in early intervention?

Belcher, H. M. E., Hairston-Fuller, T. C. & McFadden, J. 2011 In : Developmental Disabilities Research Reviews. 17, 1, p. 36-43 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Legislation
Developmental Disabilities
Disabled Children
Caregivers
Education

Risky business: Trauma exposure and rate of posttraumatic stress disorder in African American children and adolescents

Hunt, K. L., Martens, P. M. & Belcher, H. M. E. Jun 2011 In : Journal of Traumatic Stress. 24, 3, p. 365-369 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
African Americans
Wounds and Injuries
Domestic Violence
Physical Abuse
2010

Depressive Symptoms and Birth Outcomes among Pregnant Teenagers

Hodgkinson, S. C., Colantuoni, E., Roberts, D., Berg-Cross, L. & Belcher, H. M. E. Feb 2010 In : Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. 23, 1, p. 16-22 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Parturition
Depression
Mothers
Suicidal Ideation
Birth Weight
2008

Prenatal drug exposure: Effects on cognitive functioning at 5 years of age

Pulsifer, M. B., Butz, A. M., O'Reilly Foran, M. & Belcher, H. M. E. Jan 2008 In : Clinical Pediatrics. 47, 1, p. 58-65 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Pharmaceutical Preparations
Intelligence
Language
Motor Skills
Social Class

The effect of substance use disorders on children and adolescents

Adger, H. & Belcher, H. M. E. 2008 Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics: Evidence and Practice. Elsevier Inc., p. 669-698 30 p.

Research output: ResearchChapter

2007

Hyperglycemia in a 7-year-old child treated with aripiprazole [7]

Logue, D. D., Gonzalez, N., Heligman, S. D. K., Mclaughlin, J. V. & Belcher, H. M. E. Jan 2007 In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 164, 1, p. 173 1 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Reliability of the GAF and CGAS with children exposed to trauma

Blake, K., Cangelosi, S., Johnson-Brooks, S. & Belcher, H. M. E. Aug 2007 In : Child Abuse and Neglect. 31, 8, p. 909-915 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

2005
Head
Growth
Pharmaceutical Preparations
drug
exposure

Spectrum of early intervention services for children with intrauterine drug exposure

Belcher, H. M. E., Butz, A. M., Wallace, P., Hoon, A. H., Reinhardt, E., Reeves, S. A. & Pulsifer, M. B. Jan 2005 In : Infants and Young Children. 18, 1, p. 2-15 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Substance-Related Disorders
Mothers
Education
Pharmaceutical Preparations
drug
2004

Intelligence and school readiness in preschool children with prenatal drug exposure

Pulsifer, M. B., Radonovich, K., Belcher, H. M. E. & Butz, A. M. Jun 2004 In : Child Neuropsychology. 10, 2, p. 89-101 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Preschool Children
Intelligence
Caregivers
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Reading
2003

Comparison of intelligence, school readiness skills, and attention in in-utero drug-exposed and nonexposed preschool children

Butz, A. M., Pulsifer, M. B., Leppert, M., Rimrodt, S. & Belcher, H. Oct 2003 In : Clinical Pediatrics. 42, 8, p. 727-739 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Preschool Children
Intelligence
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Caregivers
Education
2002

Caregiver characteristics associated with infant cognitive status in in-utero drug exposed infants

Butz, A. M., Pulsifer, M., O'Brien, E., Belcher, H. M. E., Lears, M. K., Miller, D., Royall, R. & Kaufmann, W. Jun 1 2002 In : Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse. 11, 4, p. 25-41 17 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

caregiver
infant
drug
Caregivers
Pharmaceutical Preparations
2001

Effectiveness of a home intervention for perceived child behavioral problems and parenting stress in children with in utero drug exposure

Butz, A. M., Pulsifer, M., Marano, N., Belcher, H., Lears, M. K. & Royall, R. 2001 In : Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. 155, 9, p. 1029-1037 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Parenting
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Problem Behavior
Caregivers
Community Health Nurses
2000
Opioid-Related Disorders
Baltimore
Self Concept
Tobacco
Alcohols
1999

Opiate and Cocaine Exposed Newborns: Growth Outcomes

Butz, A. M., Kaufmann, W. E., Royall, R., Kolodner, K., Pulsifer, M. B., Lears, M. K., Henderson, R., Belcher, H., Sellers, S. & Wilson, M. 1999 In : Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse. 8, 4, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Opiate Alkaloids
Cocaine
Newborn Infant
Growth
exposure

Sequential neuromotor examination in children with intrauterine cocaine/polydrug exposure

Belcher, H. M. E., Shapiro, B. K., Leppert, M., Butz, A. M., Sellers, S., Arch, E., Kolodner, K., Pulsifer, M., Lears, M. K. & Kaufmann, W. E. 1999 In : Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 41, 4, p. 240-246 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cocaine
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Opiate Alkaloids
Mothers
Urine

Substance abuse prevention and the media

Strasburger, V. C. & Belcher, H. M. E. 1999 In : Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. 153, 3, p. 313 1 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

1998

Sequential neuromotor examination of children with intrauterine drug exposure

Belcher, H. M. E., Shapiro, B. K., Leppert, M., Butz, A. M., Sellers, S., Arch, E., Kolodner, K., Pulsifer, M., Lears, K. & Kaufmann, W. E. 1998 In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 846, p. 362-364 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Substance abuse in children: Prediction, protection, and prevention

Belcher, H. M. E. & Shinitzky, H. E. Oct 1998 In : Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. 152, 10, p. 952-960 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Substance-Related Disorders
Population
Protective Factors
Information Storage and Retrieval
Pediatrics
1997

Drug exposed children and the foster care system: In the best interests of the child?

Wallace, P. M. & Belcher, H. M. E. 1997 In : Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse. 7, 1, p. 17-32 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Child Care
Pharmaceutical Preparations
drug
African Americans
Nervous System

Using the clinical linguistic and auditory milestone scale for developmental screening in high-risk preterm infants

Belcher, H. M. E., Gittlesohn, A., Capute, A. J. & Allen, M. C. Nov 1997 In : Clinical Pediatrics. 36, 11, p. 635-642 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Linguistics
Premature Infants
Language
Language Development
Psychometrics