Research

Risk and Resilience during Adolescence

Coley, R. L., Lohman, B., Votruba-Drzal, E., Pittman, L. D., & Chase-Lansdale, P. L. (2007).  Maternal functioning, time and money: The world of work and welfare.  Children and Youth Services Review, 29, 721-741.

Csikszentmihalyi, M. and Schmidt, J.A. (1998).  Stress and resilience in adolescence: An evolutionary perspective.  In K.M. Borman and B. Schneider (Eds.), Adolescent years: Social influences and educational challenges (National Society for the Study of Education Yearbook on Adolescence) pp.1-17. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Lohman, B. J., Pittman, L. D., Chase-Lansdale, P. L., & Coley, R. L. (2004).  Welfare history, sanctions, and developmental outcomes among low-income children and youth.  Social Service Review, 78, 41-73.

Pittman, L. D.  (2007). Grandmothers’ involvement among young adolescents growing up in poverty.  Journal of Research on Adolescence, 17, 89-116.

Pittman, L. D., & Boswell, M. K. (2008).  Low-income multigenerational households: Variation  in family functioning by mothers’ age and race/ethnicity. Journal of Family Issues, 29, 851-881.

Pittman, L. D., & Chase-Lansdale, P. L. (2001).  African-American adolescent girls in impoverished communities: Parenting style and adolescent outcomes.  Journal of Research on Adolescence, 11, 199-224.

Schmidt, J.A. (2003).  Correlates of reduced misconduct among adolescents facing adversity.  Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 32(6), 439-452.

Schmidt, J.A. (2003).  Promoting educational resilience among at-risk youth. Thresholds in Education 29, 3, 3-5.

Shumow, L, Smith, M.C., & Smith, T. (2009).  Academic and behavioral characteristics of young adolescents in self care: Moderating effects of family and community characteristics. Journal of Early Adolescence, 29, 233-257.