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Assessing the impact of life changes: development of the Life Experiences Survey.
This article describes the development of a new instrument, the Life Experiences Survey, for the measurement of life changes. It was designed to eliminate certain shortcomings of previous life stressExpand
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The Multidimensional Anger Inventory.
  • J. Siegel
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of personality and social psychology
  • 1 July 1986
Previous research suggests that anger has important social and health consequences, particularly cardiovascular health. The pathogenic aspects of anger have not been identified, however, in partExpand
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Sexual assault and mental disorders in a community population.
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Stressful life events and use of physician services among the elderly: the moderating role of pet ownership.
  • J. Siegel
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of personality and social psychology
  • 1 June 1990
The physician utilization behavior of 938 Medicare enrollees in a health maintenance organization was prospectively followed for 1 year. With demographic characteristics and health status at baselineExpand
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Body image, perceived pubertal timing, and adolescent mental health.
PURPOSE To examine the impact of gender, racial-ethnic group, and perceived pubertal timing on body image and adolescent mental health. METHOD A three-stage, area probability sample was selectedExpand
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The nature and importance of attachment relationships to parents and peers during adolescence
The nature and quality of adolescents' attachments to peers and parents were assessed with the newly developed Inventory of Adolescent Attachments. The relative influence on measures of self-esteemExpand
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Gender, Ethnicity, and Sexual Assault: Findings from a Los Angeles Study
This paper examines the influence of gender and ethnicity (Hispanic compared to non-Hispanic White) on the probability of experiencing sexual assault, the circumstances surrounding the assault, andExpand
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The prevalence of adult sexual assault. The Los Angeles Epidemiologic Catchment Area Project.
Data were collected as a supplement to the Los Angeles Epidemiologic Catchment Area project, one of five field sites of a National Institute of Mental Health-initiated program. The authors used aExpand
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Body Image Change and Adolescent Depressive Symptoms
Gender differences in adolescent depressive symptoms are substantially reduced when body image is statistically controlled. The current investigation examines the temporal association (13-month timeExpand
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Weathering the Storm: The Impact of Hurricanes on Physical and Mental Health
The authors briefly review the deaths, injuries, and diseases attributed to hurricanes that made landfall in the United States prior to Hurricane Katrina; recent hurricane evacuation studies andExpand
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