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Research Interests

  • Adolescent Development
  • Social-Emotional Learning
  • Organized Activities
  • Out-of-School Programs
  • Afterschool Programs
  • Extracurricular Programs
  • Extended Learning
  • Summer Programs
  • Positive Youth Development
  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health
  • Education
  • Risk Behaviors
  • School and Community Partnerships

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school graduation Social Sciences
Suicidal Ideation Medicine & Life Sciences
Crime Victims Medicine & Life Sciences
Heterosexuality Medicine & Life Sciences
Violence Medicine & Life Sciences
victimization Social Sciences
social support Social Sciences
gender-specific factors Social Sciences

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Research Output 2010 2019

  • 72 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
  • 6 Article

Gender Differences in Patterns of School Victimization and Problem Behaviors During Middle School and Their Relation to High School Graduation

Tan, K., Heath, R., Das, A. & Choi, Y., Apr 1 2019, In : Youth and Society. 51, 3, p. 339-357 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

school graduation
gender-specific factors

Extracurricular Activities and Disadvantaged Youth: A Complicated—But Promising—Story

Heath, R., Anderson, C., Turner, A. C. & Payne, C. M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Urban Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

socioeconomic status
research interest
political interest
social status
1 Citation (Scopus)
social support
human being
national minority
33 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of Victimization and Violence on Suicidal Ideation and Behaviors among Sexual Minority and Heterosexual Adolescents

Bouris, A., Everett, B. G., Heath, R., Elsaesser, C. E. & Neilands, T. B., Apr 1 2016, In : LGBT Health. 3, 2, p. 153-161 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Suicidal Ideation
Crime Victims
Sexual Behavior
10 Citations (Scopus)

On the Meaning of Grit…and Hope…and Fate Control…and Alienation…and Locus of Control…and…Self-Efficacy…and…Effort Optimism…and…

Anderson, C., Turner, A. C., Heath, R. & Payne, C. M., Jun 1 2016, In : Urban Review. 48, 2, p. 198-219 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


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