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Helping Children of Rural, Methamphetamine-Involved Families: The Case of Rural Illinois

Wendy Haight, Teresa Ostler, James Black, and Linda Kingery

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195326055
eISBN:
9780199864461
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326055.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

In the late 20th and early 21st century United States, the production and misuse of methamphetamine was a growing and urgent public health, criminal justice, and child welfare problem affecting whole ... More


Introduction

Wendy Haight, Teresa Ostler, James Black, and Linda Kingery

in Helping Children of Rural, Methamphetamine-Involved Families: The Case of Rural Illinois

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195326055
eISBN:
9780199864461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326055.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

This chapter introduces the problem of methamphetamine misuse focusing on rural children, and the psychological as well as physical hazards posed to children due to parental impairment and exposure ... More


Conceptual and Empirical Bases of Life Story Intervention for Rural Foster Children

Wendy Haight, Teresa Ostler, James Black, and Linda Kingery

in Helping Children of Rural, Methamphetamine-Involved Families: The Case of Rural Illinois

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195326055
eISBN:
9780199864461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326055.003.0010
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

This chapter describes the conceptual and empirical bases of Life Story Intervention: a six- to eight-month-long, individualized program for school-aged children. It is evidence-based and draws on ... More


Swasthya: The Politics of Women’s Health in Rural South India

Suneeta Krishnan

in The Practice of International Health: A Case-Based Orientation

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195310276
eISBN:
9780199865369
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195310276.003.07
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter looks at experiences providing health care to rural women in India. It shares thoughts about the quality of health care offered to women. The chapter also describes the establishment of ... More


Implementing Life Story Intervention

Wendy Haight, Teresa Ostler, James Black, and Linda Kingery

in Helping Children of Rural, Methamphetamine-Involved Families: The Case of Rural Illinois

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195326055
eISBN:
9780199864461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326055.003.0011
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

This chapter describes implementation issues for Life Story Intervention, including child eligibility, identification and recruitment of participating community professionals, the setting of the ... More


Mass Immunization in East Asia and Global Health, 1960–80

Mary Augusta Brazelton

in Mass Vaccination: Citizens' Bodies and State Power in Modern China

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501739989
eISBN:
9781501739996
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501739989.003.0007
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter investigates the role of mass immunization in Chinese medical diplomacy programs during the 1960s and 1970s. While most scholarship has stressed the influence of barefoot doctor and ... More


Revitalizing Rural Primary Healthcare: The National Rural Health Mission

K. Sujatha Rao

in Do We Care?: India's Health System

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780199469543
eISBN:
9780199087617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199469543.003.0005
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

In April 2005, India launched the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) to revitalize the health delivery system in rural areas. The design of the NRHM was heavily influenced by civil society. Its ... More


Research Concepts, Methods, and Procedures

Samiha El Katsha

in Gender, Behavior, and Health: Schistosomiasis Transmission and Control in Rural Egypt

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789774247286
eISBN:
9781617970245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
American University in Cairo Press
DOI:
10.5743/cairo/9789774247286.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

An important aspect of the study was the exploration of “process”—what went on at the side of the canal, during a visit to a rural health center, or during an education workshop, and what these ... More


Children’s Responses to Life Story Intervention

Wendy Haight, Teresa Ostler, James Black, and Linda Kingery

in Helping Children of Rural, Methamphetamine-Involved Families: The Case of Rural Illinois

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195326055
eISBN:
9780199864461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326055.003.0012
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

Evaluation of Life Story Intervention using a quasi-experimental, longitudinal design is ongoing. This chapter describes the intervention's pilot tests, and presents several contrasting case studies ... More


Narrative of a Community Clinician

Wendy Haight, Teresa Ostler, James Black, and Linda Kingery

in Helping Children of Rural, Methamphetamine-Involved Families: The Case of Rural Illinois

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195326055
eISBN:
9780199864461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326055.003.0013
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

The design and implementation of Life Story Intervention involved close collaborations with rural adults who worked in a professional capacity with children. This chapter presents the account of a ... More


Returning to Health in Hāna, Maui

Diane S. L. Paloma

in Ho'i Hou Ka Mauli Ola: Pathways to Native Hawaiian Health

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824872731
eISBN:
9780824875718
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824872731.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Pacific Studies

Health outreach for small, rural communities is often difficult and dependent on developing long-standing relationships. On the eastern side of Maui, a remote Native Hawaiian community of Hāna is the ... More


The First World War and Epidemic Disease

Frank M. Snowden

in The Conquest of Malaria: Italy, 1900-1962

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300108996
eISBN:
9780300128437
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300108996.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter examines Italy's decision in 1915 to join England, France, and Russia in their conflict with the Central powers of Germany and Austria-Hungary, which followed fifteen years of ... More


The changing landscape of rural health services in China

Ling Zhu

in The Oxford Companion to the Economics of China

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199678204
eISBN:
9780191788635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199678204.003.0076
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This chapter examines rural health services in China. It begins by describing the structure of the Chinese healthcare system. It then discusses how public health project funding and other government ... More


Conclusion

Alonzo L. Plough

in Culture of Health in Practice: Innovations in Research, Community Engagement, and Action

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190071400
eISBN:
9780190071431
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190071400.003.0018
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This concluding chapter looks at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s (RWJF) renewed resolve to highlight connections, rather than differences, when it talks about common problems, and to take ... More


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