• 5022 Citations
1989 …2024
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Personal profile

Research Interests

Comorbid psychiatric disorders, Trauma and loss, Mental health needs, substance use and risky behaviors of offenders, HIV/AIDS/STIs, Criminalization of mentally ill

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

… → 1988

Research interests

  • Alcohol and Drug Dependency
  • Health Disparities
  • Mental Health
  • Mental Health Service Utilization
  • Public Policy
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Trauma

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Substance-Related Disorders Medicine & Life Sciences
Psychiatry Medicine & Life Sciences
Longitudinal Studies Medicine & Life Sciences
Mental Disorders Medicine & Life Sciences
Interviews Medicine & Life Sciences
Risk-Taking Medicine & Life Sciences
Antisocial Personality Disorder Medicine & Life Sciences
HIV Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 1999 2024

Risk-Taking
Suicide
Sexual Minorities
Bullying
Preventive Health Services

Research Output 1989 2018

Social support networks among delinquent youth: An 8-year follow-up study

Zwecker, N. A., Harrison, A. J., Welty, L. J., Teplin, L. A. & Abram, K. M., Oct 3 2018, In : Journal of Offender Rehabilitation. 57, 7, p. 459-480 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Support
social support
adulthood
social network
human being
6 Citations (Scopus)

Disparities in HIV/AIDS risk behaviors after youth leave detention: A 14-year longitudinal study

Abram, K. M., Stokes, M. L., Welty, L. J., Aaby, D. A. & Teplin, L. A., Feb 1 2017, In : Pediatrics. 139, 2, e20160360.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risk-Taking
Longitudinal Studies
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
HIV
Sexual Partners
6 Citations (Scopus)

Sex and racial/ethnic differences in positive outcomes in delinquent youth after detention a 12-year longitudinal study

Abram, K. M., Azores-Gococo, N. M., Emanuel, K. M., Aaby, D. A., Welty, L. J., Hershfield, J. A., Rosenbaum, M. S. & Teplin, L. A., Feb 1 2017, In : JAMA Pediatrics. 171, 2, p. 123-132 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Longitudinal Studies
Odds Ratio
African Americans
Parenting
Hispanic Americans
3 Citations (Scopus)

Trajectories of Substance Use Disorder in Youth After Detention: A 12-Year Longitudinal Study

Welty, L. J., Hershfield, J. A., Abram, K. M., Han, H., Byck, G. R. & Teplin, L. A., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 56, 2, p. 140-148 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

compound A 12
Substance-Related Disorders
Longitudinal Studies
Street Drugs
Interviews
23 Citations (Scopus)

Health disparities in drug- and alcohol-use disorders: A 12-year longitudinal study of youths after detention

Welty, L. J., Harrison, A. J., Abram, K. M., Olson, N. D., Aaby, D. A., McCoy, K. P., Washburn, J. J. & Teplin, L. A., May 1 2016, In : American journal of public health. 106, 5, p. 872-880 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

compound A 12
Substance-Related Disorders
Longitudinal Studies
Alcohols
Health