Volume 29

American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research

In this volume:

Participation in a Culturally Grounded Program Strengthens Cultural Identity, Self-esteem, and Resilience in Urban Indigenous Adolescents, 1-21

Amanda Hunter, PhD, MPH, Mikah Carlos, BA, Felix B. Muniz, MA, Velia Leybas Nuño, PhD, MSW, Mary Jo Tippeconnic Fox, PhD, Scott Carvajal, PhD, MPH, Breanna Lameman, BS, and Nicole Yuan, PhD, MPH

doi: 10.5820/aian.2901.2022.1


Perceived Racial/Ethnic Discrimination and Depressive Symptoms among Adolescents Living in the Cherokee Nation, 22-36

Caroline M. Barry, MPH, Brady A. Garrett, PhD, Melvin D. Livingston, PhD, Terrence K. Kominsky, PhD, Bethany J. Livingston, BS, and Kelli A. Komro, MPH, PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2901.2022.22


Evaluating the Impact of a Culturally Sensitive Art Program on the Resilience, Perceived Stress, and Mood of Urban American Indian Youth, 37-58

Vesna Pepic, BS, Suzanne McWilliams, DNP, Shaylynne Shuler, MA, Heather J. Williamson, DrPH, and Aaron Secakuku, BS

doi: 10.5820/aian.2901.2022.37


The Role of Social Support in the Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus among American Indians: A Qualitative Study, 59-91

Izza Atiqa Ishak, MPH, Melissa L. Walls, PhD, and Benjamin D. Aronson, PharmD, PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2901.2022.59


Twenty Years of Research into the Health Impacts of Native-themed Mascots: A Scoping Review, 92-129

Sierra Watt, MA, Ian Record, PhD, and Yvette Roubideaux, MD, MPH

doi: 10.5820/aian.2901.2022.92

Foreword, i

Spero M. Manson, PhD


Deana Around Him, DrPH, and Amy J. Elliott, PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2902.2022.1


Impacts of COVID-19 on a Food Security Study with the Baltimore Native Community, 8-31

Tara L. Maudrie, MSPH, Cassandra J. Nguyen, PhD, Valarie Blue Bird Jernigan, DrPH, Kerry Hawk Lessard, MAA, Dustin Richardson, LCPC, Joel Gittelsohn, PhD, and Victoria M. O'Keefe PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2902.2022.8


Adaptations Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic in a Community-Based Participatory Research Randomized Control Trial Examining Sexual and Reproductive Health Outcomes among American Indian Youth, 32-48

Elizabeth Rink, PhD, MSW, Olivia Johnson, MS, Michael Anastario, PhD, Paula Firemoon, MS, Malory Peterson, MS, and Julie Baldwin, PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2902.2022.32


Rising Above: COVID-19 Impacts to Culture-Based Programming in Four American Indian Communities, 49-62

Allyson Kelley, DrPH, MPH, CHES, Clayton Small, PhD, Kelley Milligan, MPH, and Maha Charani Small, PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2902.2022.49


Feasibility and Acceptability of Virtual Implementation of a Sexual Reproductive Health Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program for Native Youth, 63-84

Hima Patel, MSPH, Kristin Masten, MPH, Rachel Chambers, PhD, Abagail Edwards, MSPH, Laura Fleszar, MPH, Barbara Harvey, BA, Janice Dunn, BA, Danielle Nelson, BA, Tracy Goldtooth, Monique James, BA, Ronni Huskon, BA, Alicia Tsosie, BS, Jennifer Richards, PhD, and Lauren Tingey, PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2902.2022.63


Strong Men, Strong Communities: Revision of a Diabetes Prevention Intervention for American Indian and Alaska Native Men During the COVID-19 Pandemic, 85-103

Ka'imi A. Sinclair, MPH, PhD, Cassandra Nikolaus, PhD, Lucas Gillespie, BA, Celina M. Garza, Waylon Pee Pahona, Jacquelyn Blaz, PhD, and Dedra Buchwald, MD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2902.2022.85


Positive Indian Parenting: A Unique Collaborative Study in the Age of COVID-19, 104-125

Puneet Chawla Sahota, MD, PhD, Alexis Contreras, BS, Sarah Kastelic, PhD, Amanda Cross-Hemmer, MPH, April Ybarra Black, MLIS, Terry Cross, MSW, ACSW, LCWS, D.J. Personius, MSW, Peter J. Pecora, PhD, Patty Kinswa-Gaiser, and Deana Around Him, DrPH, ScM

doi: 10.5820/aian.2902.2022.104


Adapting PC CARES to Continue Suicide Prevention in Rural Alaska During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Narrative Overview of an In-Person Community-Based Suicide Prevention Program Moving Online, 126-154

Caroline C. Wells, MSc, Lauren White, MPH, MSW, Tara Schmidt, MPH, Suzanne Rataj, MPH, Diane McEachern, PhD, Diane Wisnieski, MSW, Josie Garnie, BSW, Tanya Kirk, BA, Roberta Moto, BA, and Lisa Wexler, PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2902.2022.126


Lessons on Resilient Research: Adapting the Tribal Turning Point Study to COVID-19, 155-182

Rachel I. Steinberg, MPH, Joel A. Begay, MPH, Paula M. Begay, Deidra L. Goldtooth, BS, Shawna T.M. Nelson, BS, Debra A. Yazzie, BS, Alan M. Delamater, PhD, Christine W. Hockett, PhD, Phoutdavone Phimphasone-Brady, PhD, Jeffrey C. Powell, MD, Madhumita Sinha, MD, MHSM, FAAP, Dana Dabelea, MD, PhD, and Katherine A. Sauder, PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2902.2022.155


COMMENTARY: Between Two Worlds: Impacts of COVID-19 on the AI/AN Health Research Workforce, 183-198

Amanda M. Hunter, PhD, MPH, Jennifer Richards, PhD, MPH, Alisse Ali-Joseph, PhD, and Carolyn Camplain, JD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2902.2022.183

Centering Native Youths' Needs and Priorities: Findings from the 2020 Native Youth Health Tech Survey, 1-17

Nicole D. Reed, MPH, Roger Peterson, Thomas Ghost Dog, Carol E. Kaufman, PhD, Allyson Kelley, DrPH, MPH, CHES, and Stephanie Craig Rushing, PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2903.2022.1


The Interplay Between Group Identity, Suicidality, and Bullying in Midwestern Middle School Youth, 18-42

Sarah J. Atunah-Jay, MD, MPH, Susanna N. Basappa, BS, Kristin Fischer, MPH, Monica Taylor-Desir, MD, MPH, and Sean M. Phelan, PhD, MPH

doi: 10.5820/aian.2903.2022.18


Understanding Historical Trauma Among Urban Indigenous Adults at Risk for Diabetes, 43-70

Patricia Rodriguez Espinosa, PhD, MPH, Luis C. Garcia, Jan J. Vasquez, MPH, Lan Xiao, PhD, Randal S. Stafford, MD, PhD, Lisa Day Krenzel, Alberto Ojeda, and Lisa G. Rosas, PhD, MPH

doi: 10.5820/aian.2903.2022.43


Retention in a 6-Month Smoking Cessation Study Among Alaska Native and American Indian People, 71-89

Dawson E. Mills, BA, Krista R. Schaefer, MPH, Julie A. Beans, MPH, Michael R. Todd, MBA, Renee F. Robinson, PharmD, Kenneth E. Thummel, PhD, Denise A. Dillard, PhD, and Jaedon P. Avey, PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2903.2022.71


Diet Quality and Depression in a Cohort of American Indians: The Strong Heart Family Study, 90-121

Leah R. Neff Warner, MPH, Alyson J. Littman, PhD, Marcia O'Leary, RN, Michelle Sarche, PhD, Lonnie A. Nelson, PhD, Jacqueline S. Gray, PhD, and Amanda M. Fretts, PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2903.2022.90


Evaluating the Impact of A Tribal Naloxone Program Through Pre and Post Surveys from First Responders, 122-135

Samantha McGee, CADC, Morgan Greutman, PharmD, BCPS, Grace Cua, MSW, and Barbara Plested, PhD

doi: 10.5820/aian.2903.2022.122


An Updated Systematic Review of Risk and Protective Factors Related to the Resilience and Well-Being of Indigenous Youth in the United States and Canada, 136-195

Christine R. Hodgson, MSN, RN, CPNP, Rhea N. DeCoteau, MSN, RN, CDCES, Joshuaa D. Allison-Burbank, PhD, CC-SLP, CPH, and Timian M. Godfrey, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, CPH

doi: 10.5820/aian.2903.2022.136

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