Discrimination and mental health problems among homeless minority young people.

TitleDiscrimination and mental health problems among homeless minority young people.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsMilburn, NG, Batterham P, Ayala G, Rice E, Solorio R, Desmond K, Lord L, Iribarren J, Rotheram-Borus MJ
JournalPublic health reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974)
Volume125
Issue1
Pagination61-7
Date Published2010 Jan-Feb
ISSN0033-3549
KeywordsAdolescent, Female, Homeless Youth, Humans, Interviews as Topic, Least-Squares Analysis, Los Angeles, Male, Mental Health, Mental Status Schedule, Minority Groups, Prejudice, Social Identification, Stress, Psychological
Abstract

We examined the associations among perceived discrimination, racial/ethnic identification, and emotional distress in newly homeless adolescents.

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