This project involves the design and implementation of a culturally-tailored parenting intervention program to prevent the development of problem behaviors, including smoking, among Filipino adolescents in Southern California.
Parenting to Prevent Problem Behaviors in Filipinos: Currently designing intervention.
Romero RA, Messer K, West JH, White MM, Trinidad DR. Smoking trends among Filipino adults in California, 1990-2005. Preventive Medicine. 2008;46(4):336-39. PUB MED.
Pierce JP, James LE, Messer K, Myers MG, Williams RE, Trinidad DR. Telephone counseling to implement best parenting practices to prevent adolescent problem behaviors. Contemporary Clinical Trials. 2008;29:324-34. PUB MED.