Cell Phone Use among Homeless Youth: Potential for New Health Interventions and Research (2011)

Cell Phone Use among Homeless Youth: Potential for New Health Interventions and Research http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3232411/ E Rice , A Lee and S Taitt Search Terms: homeless youth, cell phone usage, intervention, Los Angeles, social support Summary: Cell phone use has become nearly ubiquitous among adolescents in the United States. Despite the potential for cell phones to…

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Characteristics of Natural Mentoring Relationships from the Perspectives of Homeless Youth (2013)

Characteristics of Natural Mentoring Relationships from the Perspectives of Homeless Youth http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jcap.12038/abstract Michelle T. Dang, PhD, RN, APHN-BC, and Elizabeth Miller MD, PhD Search terms: Homeless youth, natural mentor, social support Summary: Homeless youth experience high risks for poor mental health outcomes. This is the first published qualitative study on natural mentoring relationships as reported…

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