A family intervention to reduce sexual risk behavior, substance use, and delinquency among newly homeless youth.

TitleA family intervention to reduce sexual risk behavior, substance use, and delinquency among newly homeless youth.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsMilburn, NG, Iribarren FJ, Rice E, Lightfoot M, Solorio R, Rotheram-Borus MJ, Desmond K, Lee A, Alexander K, Maresca K, Eastmen K, Arnold EM, Duan N
JournalThe Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine
Volume50
Issue4
Pagination358-64
Date Published2012 Apr
ISSN1879-1972
KeywordsAdolescent, Child, family therapy, Female, Homeless Youth, Humans, Juvenile Delinquency, Male, Risk-Taking, Substance-Related Disorders, Unsafe Sex
Abstract

We evaluate the efficacy of a short family intervention in reducing sexual risk behavior, drug use, and delinquent behaviors among homeless youth.

Alternate JournalJ Adolesc Health