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Roche, Anne I.; Kroska, Emily B.; Miller, Michelle L.; Kroska, Sydney K.; O'Hara, Michael W. – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: Childhood trauma is associated with a variety of risky, unhealthy, or problem behaviors. The current study aimed to explore experiential avoidance and mindfulness processes as mechanisms through which childhood trauma and problem behavior are linked in a college sample. Participants: The sample consisted of college-aged young adults…
Descriptors: Trauma, Child Development, At Risk Persons, Behavior Problems
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Gipson, Christine S.; Chilton, Jenifer M.; Dickerson, Suzanne S.; Alfred, Danita; Haas, Barbara K. – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: To test the effectiveness of a text-message intervention to promote sleep hygiene to improve sleep in young adult college students. Participants: A convenience sample of undergraduate students from one Southwestern university (n = 96), 18-26 years old, recruited in August 2015. Methods: A 2-group pretest-posttest experimental design…
Descriptors: Sleep, Telecommunications, Handheld Devices, Information Dissemination
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Rosenberg, Molly; Townes, Ashley; Taylor, Shaneil; Luetke, Maya; Herbenick, Debby – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: To understand how missing data may influence conclusions drawn from campus sexual assault surveys. Methods: We systematically reviewed 40 surveys from 2010-2016. We constructed a pseudo-population of the total population targeted across schools, creating records proportional to the respective response rate and reported sexual assault…
Descriptors: Sexual Abuse, Crime, Student Surveys, Incidence
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Oswalt, Sara B.; Lederer, Alyssa M.; Chestnut-Steich, Kimberly – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: To examine characteristics of college students who have previously received mental health (MH) services on campus and are willing to seek help again in the future. Participants: Spring 2015 ACHA-NCHA II (N = 12,501) undergraduate respondents who had previously used MH services on their current campus. Methods: Binary logistic regression…
Descriptors: Mental Health, Health Services, Counseling Services, Help Seeking
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Downs, Nancy; Alderman, Tracy; Bhakta, Savita; Greenwood, Tiffany A. – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: To evaluate the demographics and clinical utilization patterns among college students during the initial 12 months of a novel, multi-disciplinary, collaborative, college mental health program (CMHP). Participants: Undergraduate and graduate students receiving treatment at the CMHP from Jan-Dec 2015. Methods: De-identified data was…
Descriptors: College Programs, Mental Health Programs, Program Implementation, College Students
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Peters, Nathan A.; Schlaff, Rebecca A.; Knous, Jeremy L.; Baruth, Meghan – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: To examine resistance training (RT) barriers among college-aged women. Participants: Female college students (n = 223) from a Midwestern university. Methods: Data were collected in September 2014. Participants completed a survey assessing demographics, current and past RT habits, and barriers to resistance training. Descriptive…
Descriptors: College Students, Females, Barriers, Exercise
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Shim, Eun-Jung; Noh, Hae-lim; Yoon, Jungmin; Mun, Han sol; Hahm, Bong-Jin – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: To examine the longitudinal trajectory of daytime dysfunction (DD) and its relationship with fatigue by depression status in university students. Participants: 243 students completed online surveys from September-December 2016. Methods: Surveys were conducted at three time points over a semester period: the beginning of the semester,…
Descriptors: Fatigue (Biology), Depression (Psychology), College Students, Incidence
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Patterson, Megan S.; Goodson, Patricia – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: Social network analysis (SNA) is a useful, emerging method for studying health. College students are especially prone to social influence when it comes to health. This review aimed to identify network variables related to college student health and determine how SNA was used in the literature. Participants: A systematic review of…
Descriptors: Social Networks, Network Analysis, College Students, Social Influences
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Plotnikoff, Ronald C.; Costigan, Sarah A.; Kennedy, Sarah G.; Robards, Sara L.; Germov, John; Wild, Cameron – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: To evaluate the effectiveness of interventions targeting alcohol consumption, drug use and smoking for college/university students.Participants: College/University students. Methods: Studies were eligible if: (1)included students attending universities/colleges; (2)implemented in a university/college setting; (3)aimed to improve at…
Descriptors: Intervention, Student Behavior, College Students, Randomized Controlled Trials
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Seward, S. – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Encephalitis is a clinical syndrome which can include altered mental status, motor and sensory deficits, altered behavior including personality changes, speech and movement disorders and seizures. While the overall incidence of encephalitis is not known, it is common enough that most pediatric and adolescent medicine physicians will have seen at…
Descriptors: Diseases, Young Adults, Etiology, Females
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Cushing, Katherine F.; Carson, Anna E.; Short, Tyiesha D.; Kot, Stefanie N.; Tschokert, Merete; Sales, Jessica M. – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: Although two-thirds of graduating high school seniors attend college or university in the U.S., there is a paucity of national or state specific research regarding SRH services available on or near college and university campuses.Methods: A review of websites for all colleges and universities in Georgia was conducted to evaluate sexual…
Descriptors: Sexuality, Community Colleges, Two Year College Students, Colleges
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Yzer, Marco; Gilasevitch, Julie – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: This study illustrates how a theory-based approach can identify college students' beliefs about stress reduction activities and help-seeking for depression. These beliefs are the basis for intervention design. Participants: A sample of 53 undergraduate students at a public university in the Midwest participated in this research during…
Descriptors: College Students, Student Attitudes, Beliefs, Stress Variables
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Wayment, Heidi A.; Cavolo, Keragan – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: Examine the unique contributions of self-control and grit subscales (perseverance, interest consistency) as potential mediators of the relationship between quiet ego characteristics and less perceived stress in college students. Participants: Data from 1117 college students were collected between October, 2015 and May, 2016. Methods:…
Descriptors: Self Concept, Self Control, College Students, Stress Variables
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Vargas, Perla A.; Robles, Elias – Journal of American College Health, 2019
An association between allergic disease, depression and suicidality has been reported. Objective: To explore the relationships between suicidality and asthma, allergy, internet addiction, stress, sleep quality, pain/discomfort, and depression, among emerging adults. Participants: 929 college students completed an online survey between October 2015…
Descriptors: Allergy, Risk, Suicide, Young Adults
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Min, Hosik – Journal of American College Health, 2019
Objective: To examine the effect of nontraditional student status on abusive relationships, namely emotional, physical, and sexual abuse. Participants: The 2011--2014 American College Health Association National College Health Assessment (ACHA-NCHA) II data (N = 102,563) were utilized for the analysis. Methods: Logistic regression models were…
Descriptors: College Students, Nontraditional Students, Antisocial Behavior, Violence
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