CURRICULUM VITAE

 

 

PERSONAL DATA

 

Name:  Susan E. Pick

Date and place of birth: July 31, 1952, Mexico City, Mexico

Nationality:  Mexican

Address: Málaga Norte No. 25, Col. Insurgentes Mixcoac, Mexico, D.F. 03920

Telephone: (52) 5598-56-73, 5611-58-76   extensions 200, 201, 202

E-mail: pick@imifap.org.mx

Mail Address: Apartado Postal 41‑595, Mexico, D.F. 11001, Mexico.

 

 

SCHOOLING

 

1970‑1972,     UNIVERSIDAD IBEROAMERICANA, SCHOOL OF PSYCHOLOGY  Mexico City, Mexico.                       

                                   Studies towards B.Sc. in Psychology.

 

1972‑1975,     LONDON SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON, London, England. 

                                   B.Sc. in Social Psychology, (1975).

 

                                   Thesis: "Relationship between risk taking and cognitive processes. 

 

·      With honors

 

1975‑1978,      UNIVERSITY OF LONDON, London, England.

                        Ph.D.  in Social Psychology, (1978).

 

                        Thesis: "A social psychological study of family planning in Mexico City".

 

·           Grant from the Ford Foundation for the Ph.D.

·           Grant from Consejo Nacional de Ciencias y Tecnología (CONACYT) for the publication of the thesis.

 

 

 

 

 

 

OTHER STUDIES

 

 

UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL AUTONONA DE MEXICO (UNAM), FACULTY OF PSYCHOLOGY,  Mexico City

 

            1978           - Community intervention systems for health

 

            1979           - Teaching techniques

           

            1980           - Group dynamics

                               - Advanced research methodology

 

 

CENTRO TEPOZTLAN, Morelos, Mexico

 

            1984           - Population and development

 

 

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION/COLEGIO DE MEXICO. Mexico City

 

            1989           - Training in research development on human reproduction

 

 

POPULATION COUNCIL, New York, N.Y.

 

            1989           - Methodological issues in abortion research

 

1989- Research priorities in adolescent reproductive health in

  Latin America and the Caribbean

 

 

UNIVERSITY OF THE AMERICAS, Mexico City

 

            1990           - Brief therapy techniques

 

 

POPULATION COUNCIL, PATHFINDER INTERNATIONAL, UNITED NATIONS  FUND FOR POPULATION ACTIVITIES AND FUNDACION MEXICANA PARA LA SALUD, Mexico City:

 

            1992           - The role of gender in reproductive health programs

 

 

 

 

GRUPO XOCHIQUETZAL, A.C., Mexico City

 

1996        - History of sexuality

 

 

SCHOOL OF PEDAGOGICAL PSYCHODRAMA, Mexico City

                                                                                                                      

1996    - Psychodrama techniques

 

MEXICAN FEDERATION OF SEXUALITY EDUCATION AND SEXOLOGY, Mexico City

 

            1997    - Conceptualizations of  sexuality

 

 

 

LANGUAGES

 

                        Command of Spanish and English (speaking, writing and simultaneous oral translation), German (speaking), French (introductory).

 

 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

1975-                   UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL AUTONOMA DE MEXICO (UNAM), FACULTY OF ONWARD                            PSYCHOLOGY, Mexico City.

 

                            1975-1981       Professor

 

                        Main Responsibilities:

 

                            Teaching: 

                                                    Research methodology, group dynamics, health, family and population.

 

                            Research: 

                                                    Directing theses, social service students and coordinating research in applied social psychology.

 

                        Administrative:

                            1979-1981       Representative of the Dean to the Educational and  Research Board of the Centro de Investigaciones y Servicios Educativos.

 

1981-1984       Head of the Graduate Social Psychology Department.                                          

 

 

                            Main Responsibilities:

 

                                                  Administration of funds and personnel.  Development, implementation and evaluation of the  Graduate M.Sc. and Ph.D. Social Psychology Programs.

 

1986-1987   Member of the Board of Graduate Studies of the Faculty of Psychology.

 

1992-1993        Member of the Evaluation Committee for Research in Social Science of the Dirección General de Asuntos Académicos.

 

 

 

                            UNIVERSIDAD ANAHUAC, SCHOOL OF PSYCHOLOGY, Mexico City.

 

                            1984-1985    Professor (on sabbatical from UNAM)

 

                            Main  Responsabilities:

                       

                            Teaching quantitative and qualitative research methodology and directing theses.

 

 

 

1986-                                      INSTITUTO MEXICANO DE INVESTIGACION DE FAMILIA Y POBLACION, A.C. ONWARDS                             (IMIFAP), Mexico City.

 

·       Founder and President

 

Main Responsibilities:

 

Administrative and management:

 

                                                Staffing, budget development and administration and fund raising.

 

                      Research and program design, implementation, evaluation and advocacy

 

                                                Principal investigator and project director for a series of projects in descriptive, and diagnostic research in life, skills education, family, population and health program development, implementation and evaluation.  Has applied research skills in these areas and developed national opinion surveys with respect to decriminalization of abortion and sexuality education in schools which have been used as the bases for program implementation and advocacy.

 

                            Development of educational materials: 

 

                                                Based on results of research has coordinated the development and testing and authored or co-authored over 200 educational materials which include a textbook on research methods, training manuals in family life and sexuality education, videos on AIDS prevention for pharmacists and sexuality education and  school textbooks. Over 11 million books have been sold.

 

                            Teaching and training: 

 

                                                Quantitative and qualitative research methodology, family life education for adolescents, parents, teachers and children. Trained replicators in these fields including aspects such as how to deal with opposition groups, how to go from research to action, how to institutionalize family life and sexuality education at regional and  national levels.

 

 

1994-1996   UNIVERSIDAD AUTONOMA DEL ESTADO DE MEXICO, SCHOOL OF BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE. State of Mexico.

 

Main Responsabilities:

                       

                                               “Honorary Cathedra”

                                               Development of the B.Sc. an M.Sc. Program, directing research in Health Psychology.

 

 

 

CONSULTANCIES

 

PIACT de México, designing research programs and questionnaires,

(1978-1979)

 

            Pontificia Universidad de Chile, Dirección de la Investigación.  External advisor for development of research proposals (1979).

 

            Programación y Presupuesto (Ministry of Finances) Coordinación de Evaluación. Design of program for personal development of female personnel (1980).

 

            Instituto Mexicano de Psiquiatría, Departamento de Investigación Epidemiológica y Social. Revision of research proposals (1982-1987), (1990-ongoing).

 

Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (CONACYT). Dirección Adjunta de Investigación Científica. Revision of research proposals (1991-ongoing).

 

            Secretaría de Gobernación (State Department) and Government of the State of Sinaloa, Organizer of the forum "Participación de la mujer en el desarrollo económico" (1989).

 

            Psychosocial Workshop, Toronto, Canada, Co-organizer of the Annual Meeting (1990).

 

Colegio Nacional de Psicólogos (CONAPSI), Professional Certification of Psychologists in view of NAFTA (1990-1994).

 

Secretaría de Educación Pública (Ministry of Education)

·         Evaluation of history textbooks (1992)

·         Formulation of contents for family life and sexuality education in secondary schools (1992).

·         National training and evaluation of teachers within the National Modernization Program of the Subject "Adolescence and Development" for ninth grade.

·         Formulation of contents for family life and sexuality education for elementary school (1994).

·         Development of textbooks for civic and ethic formation for seventh though ninth grade (1998, 1999).

 

 

Desarrollo Integral de la Familia (DIF)

·           Formulation and coordination a national training program for teachers in family life and sex education, (1992-1993).

·           Development of national teenage pregnancy campaign (2000-2001)

 

 

 




PUBLICATIONS

 

Books

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Lopez Velasco, A. L. (1979). "Como investigar en ciencias sociales".  Mexico: Editorial Trillas (5th edition, 1994, 4th printing, 2000).

 

Pick de Weiss, S. (1980).  "Estudio social psicológico de la planificación familiar".  Mexico: Siglo XXI Editores.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Aguilar, J., Rodriguez, G., Reyes, J., Collado, M.E., Pier, D., Acevedo, M.P., Vargas, E. and Vargas, E. (1988). "Planeando tu vida: nuevo programa de educacion sexual para adolescentes", Mexico: Editorial Planeta (7th edition, 1997, 12th printing, 2001).

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Aguilar, J., Rodriguez, G., Reyes, J., Collado, M.E., Pier, D., Acevedo, M.P., Vargas, E. and Vargas, E. (1995). "Planeando tu vida: nuevo programa de educacion sexual para adolescentes", (Greek version 1994). Athens, Greece: Vitrakis Publishers.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Vargas Trujillo, E. (1990). "Yo adolescente: Respuestas claras a mis grandes dudas". Mexico: Editorial     Planeta (3rd  edition, 19th printing, 2001).

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Vargas Trujillo, E., Solano Flores, G., Rubio, M.I., Lopez Velasco, A.L., Pier, D., Vivero, I. and Galdos, S. (1991). Series Planeando tu vida" (series of 76 books for family life and health education of children 1 through 12 years of age).

 

Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1994). "Yo, mi familia y mi medio ambiente": Un libro de educación para la vida. (Series of 7 books for grades Preschool, 1-6. Mexico: Editorial Planeta. 

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M. and Solorzano, F. (1994). "Juventud más allá del éxtasis". Mexico: Editorial Planeta (7th printing, 2000).

 

Solano, G., Pick, S. and Pick, S. (1995). "Dejame responderte":         Diccionario para que papá y mamá pueden hablarle a sus hijos e hijas de más de 200 temas que los ponen en aprietos. Mexico: Editorial Planeta (4th printing, 1999).

 

Reyes, J., Givaudan, M., Pick, S., Martinez, A. and Ramón, J. (1995). "Un equipo contra el SIDA". Mexico: Editorial IDEAME (2 nd printing, 1997).

 

Pick, S., Ramon, J. and Pick, S. (1995). "101 Cuentos chinos sobre sexualidad y otras cositas". Mexico: Editorial IDEAME (2 nd printing, 1997).

 

Givaudan, M. and Pick, S. (1995). "Yo papá, Yo mamá": La forma responsable de educar y disfrutar con tus hijos e hijas.  Mexico: Editorial Planeta  (2nd edition, 1997).

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M. and Martinez, A. (1995). "Aprendiendo a ser papá y mamá": de niñas y niños desde el nacimiento hasta los 12 años. Mexico: Editorial Planeta (2nd edition, 1997).

 

Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1996).  "Yo quiero, yo puedo". Teacher guide and book for preschool.  Mexico: Editorial IDEAME (2nd edition, 1998).

 

Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1996).  "Yo quiero, yo puedo".  1st  grade.  Mexico: Editorial IDEAME.

 

Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1996).  "Yo quiero, yo puedo".  2nd , 3 rd  & 4th grades.  Mexico: Editorial IDEAME (2nd edition, 1997).

 

Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1996).  "Yo quiero, yo puedo".  5th & 6th grades.  Mexico: Editorial IDEAME (2nd edition, 1999).

 

Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1996).  "Yo quiero, yo puedo".   7th, 8th & 9th grades.   Mexico: Editorial IDEAME (2 nd edition, 1999).

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M. and Pick, S. (1996). "Estoy cambiando". Volume I and II. Mexico: IDEAME (3 rd edition, 1999).

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M. and Martínez, A. (1998). "Deja volar a tu adolescente y será un gran adulto". Mexico: IDEAME.

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M., Troncoso, A. and Tenorio, A. (1999). “Formación Cívica y Ética”.  7th & 8th grades. (Yo quiero, yo puedo).  Mexico: Editorial Limusa, S.A. de C.V., Grupo Noriega Editores (3rd printing, 2001).

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M., Tenorio, A. and Fernández, F. (2000). “Formación Cívica y Ética” 9th grades. (Yo quiero, yo puedo).  Mexico: Editorial Limusa, S.A. de C.V., Grupo Noriega Editores (2nd printing, 2001).

 

Fernández, F., Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (In process).  "El arte de convivir con adolescentes”.  Mexico: Editorial IDEAME.

 

Givaudan, M. and Pick, S. (In process).  "Piensa antes de actuar”.  Mexico: Editorial IDEAME.

 

 

 

 

Articles

 

Pick de Weiss, S. (1980). "Hacia un modelo predictivo de la planificación familiar", Revista Latinoamericana de Psicología, 12(1), 119‑125.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Jones, D. (1981). "Problemas relacionados con la aplicación de cuestionarios de alternativa fija y de escalas de actitudes en un país en vías de desarrollo", Revista de la Asociación Latinoamericana de Psicología Social, 1(1).

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Andrade Palos, P. (1982). "Reformulación del plan de estudios del área de psicología social de la división de estudios de posgrado de la Facultad de Psicología de la U.N.A.M.", Revista del Consejo Nacional de Enseñanza e Investigación en Psicología, 8(2).

 

Pick de Weiss, S. (1986). "Existen diferencias en las expectativas para los hijos en base al sexo de estos?",  Revista Salud Mental, 9(9) 2, 66‑70.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. (1986). "La investigación psicosocial en México: Una revisión de la literatura", Revista Latinoamericana de Psicología, 18(3).

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Diaz Loving, R. (1986). "Applied psychology in Mexico", International Review of Applied Psychology, 35(4).

 

Pick de Weiss, S. (1986). "Percepción de la familia de origen y satisfacción marital", Revista de Psicología Social y Personalidad, 2(1), 65‑74.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. (1987). "Actitudes, conocimientos y conductas de planificación familiar en México: Una década de investigación psicosocial (1975‑1985). Revista Mexicana de Psicología, 3(2), 155‑160.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Díaz Loving, R., Rivera Aragón, S., Flores Galaz, M. and Andrade Palos, P. (1987). "¿Qué papel juega la familia en la conducta sexual y anticonceptiva de la adolescente en la ciudad de México?", Revista de Psicología Social y Personalidad. 3(1), 1-16.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Andrade Palos, P. (1987). "Escala de comunicación personal marital: su desarrollo y validación",  Revista de Psicología Social y Personalidad. 3(2), 39‑49.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. (1987). "Relation between marital satisfaction and perception of the family of origin", Family Perspective, 21(1), 69‑75.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Andrade Palos, P. (1988). "Relación del número de hijos con la satisfacción marital y la divulgación en la pareja",  Revista Salud Mental. 11(3), 15‑18

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Andrade Palos, P. (1988). "Desarrollo y validación de la escala de satisfacción marital", Revista Psiquiatría. 4(1), 9‑20.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Andrade Palos, P. (1988). "Diferencias sociodemográficas en la satisfacción marital: el caso de México", Revista de Psicología Social. 3, 91‑97.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Rivera, S. and Flores, M. (1988). "Estudio descriptivo de relaciones interpersonales de adolescentes en la Ciudad de México". Revista Sonorense de Psicología.  2(1), 30‑41.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Andrade, P. and Chávez, N. (1988). "Conocimientos de las adolescentes de la Ciudad de México sobre la conducta sexual y los anticonceptivos.  Resultado de una encuesta de hogares".  Salud Mental. 11(2), 35‑38.

 

Atkin, L. and Pick de Weiss S. (1989).  "Antecedentes psicosociales del embarazo en la adolescencia". Revista Perinatología y Reproducción Humana. 3(3), 152‑158.           

 

Díaz Loving, R. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1989).  "Conducta sexual y  anticonceptiva de los  adolescentes de la Ciudad de México, con respecto a la relación con su pareja", Revista Latinoamericana de Sexología.  4(1), 7‑17.  

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and David, H. (1990). "Illegal abortion in Mexico: Client perceptions", American Journal of Public        Health, 80, 715‑716.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Díaz‑Loving, R., Andrade Palos, P. and David, H. (1990). "Effect of sex education on the sexual and contraceptive practices of female teenagers in Mexico City", Journal of Psychology and Human Sexuality , 3(2), 71‑93.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Vargas Trujillo E. (1990).  "Conducta sexual y reproductiva de los adolescentes en América Latina", Avances en Psicología Clínica Latinoamericana, 8, 11‑41.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Díaz Loving, R. and Andrade Palos, P. (1990).  "Actitud y norma subjetiva con respecto a sexo, anticoncepción  y aborto en las adolescentes de la Ciudad de México", Psicología Mexicana Contemporánea, 3 (1 and 2), 87‑95.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Atkin, L.C., Gribble, J. and Andrade‑Palos, P. (1991).  "Sex, contraception and pregnancy among adolescents in Mexico City". Studies in Family Planning. 22 (2), 74‑82.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Pérez Guerrero, I.A. (1991).  "Planning for life in Latin America".  EntreNous: The European Family Planning Magazine, (19), 9.

    

Nina Estrella, R., Díaz Loving, R., Pick de Weiss, S. and Andrade Palos, P. (1991).  "Comunicación y estilo: Un análisis en la relación marital".  Investigación Psicológica, 1(1), 17‑23.

 

Reider, I. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1992). El Aborto: Quién debe tomar la decisión?".  Demos, Carta demografica sobre Mexico, 35‑36.

 

Pick, S. (1993).  "Pharmacists and herbalists advise the poor on abortifacients in Mexico'. Progress, (25), 3.

 

Pick, S. (1994). "¿Dónde estamos, hacia dónde vamos?”.  Andares (Revista de la Asociación Argentina AIGLE). 3(3), 36-37

 

Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1994).  " iHola, Maestro!".  Conscience, 15 (3), 11-13.

 

Pick, S. (1994).  "¿Qué opinan los mexicanos respecto a la educación sexual?".  Salud Reproductiva y Sociedad, 1 (2), 10-14.

 

Givaudan M., Pick, S., Alvarez, M., Collado, M.E., Weiss, E. and Rao, G. (1994).  "Strengthening intergenerational communication within the family: An AIDS prevention strategy for adolescents", International Center for Research on Women Briefs.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Andrade Palos, P. Townsend, J. and Givaudan, M. (1994).  "Evaluación de un programa de educación sexual sobre conocimientos, conducta sexual y anticoncepción en adolescentes".  Salud Mental, 17(17), 25-31.

 

Pick, S. and Hall, D. (1995). “HIV/AIDS and peer educators in Mexico”.  Alliance-Newsletter, 1 (4), 5.

 

Pick, S. and Andrade-Palos, P. (1995).  "Impact of the family on the sex lives of adolescents". Adolescence, 30(119), 667-675.

 

Miranda, A.T., Necchi, S. and Pick, S. (1995).  "Lineamientos para el diseño de investigación de aspectos socioculturales del embarazo en la adolescencia dentro del marco de la salud reproductiva".  Panamerican Health Organization (PAHO), World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA).

 

Givaudan, M., Saldívar, A., Ramón, J., Martínez, A.  and Pick, S. (1995).  "Nuevas estrategias en la prevención del SIDA.  Los Asesores Juveniles”.  Revista de Psicología Social y Personalidad. 11(1), 41-56.

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M. and Saldívar, A. (1995). “Evaluación de un programa educativo para la salud y vida familiar a nivel preescolar y primaria”. Revista Latinoamericana de Sexología. 10(2), 139-149.

 

Pick, S., Reyes, J., Alvarez, M., Cohen, S., Craige, J. and Troya, A. (1996).  "AIDS prevention training for pharmacy workers in Mexico City".  AIDS CARE, 8 (1), 55-69.

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M. and Saldívar, A. (1996). "La importancia de los factores psicosociales en la educación sexual de los adolescentes".  Revista Perinatología y Reproducción Humana, (10) 2, pp. 143-150.

 

Gónzalez, C., Pick, S., Collado, M. E., Alvarez, M. and Jiménez, A. (1996).  "Estresores de la sexualidad de los adolescentes y su forma de enfrentarlos. Un estudio exploratorio en México".  Acta Psiquiátrica y Psicológica de América Latina, 42(1), 43-49.

 

González, C., Villatoro, J., Pick, S. and Collado, M.E. (1998). “El estrés psicosocial  y su relación con las respuestas de enfrentamiento y el malestar emocional en una muestra representativa de adolescentes al sur de la ciudad de México: análisis según su nivel socioeconómico”.  Salud Mental, 21(2), 37-45.

 

Givaudan, M., Vernon, R., Fuertes, C. and Pick, S. (1998).  “Estrategias de información sobre anticoncepción sobre anticoncepción de emergencia”. Population Council/INOPAL III,  (Work papers, No. 5).

 

Venguer, T., Fawcett, G., Vernon, R. and Pick, S. (1998). “Violencia doméstica: un marco conceptual para la capacitación del personal de salud”. Population Council/INOPAL III,  (Work papers, No. 24).

 

Fawcett, G., Venguer, T., Vernon, R. and Pick, S. (1998). “Detección y manejo de mujeres víctimas de violencia doméstica: desarrollo y evaluación de un programa dirigido al personal de salud”. Population Council/INOPAL III,  (Work papers, No. 26).

 

Pick, S. and Proctor, L. (1998). “Mexico recognizes sex education curriculum”, Psychology International. 9(3), pp. 1-3.

 

Fawcett, G., Heise, L., Isita, L. and Pick, S. (1999). “Changing community responses to wife abuse”. A research and demostration project in Iztacalco, Mexico.  American Psychologist.  54(1), pp. 41-49.

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M. and Brown, J. (2000). “Quietly, working for school-based sexuality education in Mexico: Strategies for advocacy”. Reproductive Health Matters. 8(16).

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M. and Poortinga, Y. (In press). “Sexuality and life skills education: Multi strategy interventions in Mexico”. American Psychologist.

 

Georgas, J. et. al (In press). “Functional relationships in the nuclear and extended family: A 16 culture study”. International Journal of Psychology.

 

Pick, S., Poortinga, Y. and Givaudan, M.  (In process).Theory and strategy for prevention oriented interventions in health”.

 

 

 

Book chapters

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Andrade Palos, P. and Medina Mora, M. E. (1986). "Estudio descriptivo de las normas y conductas sexuales y anticonceptivas en los medios rural y urbano de Michoacán, México".  La Psicología Social en México, Vol. I, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and  Andrade Palos, P. (1986). "Satisfacción         marital en matrimonios  mexicanos: diferencia por número de años de casados, escolaridad, número de hijos, sexo y edad".  La Psicología Social en México, Vol. I, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana Psicología Social.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. (1986). "Qué relación existe entre la percepción que se tiene de la familia de origen y la satisfacción marital?". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. I,  Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social. pp. 404-408.

 

Andrade Palos, P. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1986). "Escala de autoconcepto". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. I, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. (1986). "La investigación psicosocial en el área de la salud sexual y reproductiva en México". In O. Giraldo and M.C. Santamaría, (eds.). Sexualidad y Planificación Familiar, Bogota, Colombia:  Sociedad Colombiana de Sexología.

 

Axelrod Praes, R. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1988). "EDAM:  Desarrollo y validación de una escala de depresión para adolescentes mexicanos".  La Psicología Social en México, Vol. II, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Canalizo, P. and Shabot, E. (1988).  "Autoconcepto y percepción que el adolescente tiene de su relación con sus padres". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. II, Mexico:  Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social.

 

Espinoza Fuentes, R., Pick de Weiss, S. and Reyes Lagunes, I. (1988). "Temor al éxito: validación del instrumento de medición E.T.E.". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. II, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social. 

 

Andrade Palos, P., Pick de Weiss, S. and Diaz Loving, R. (1988). "Indicadores de la satisfacción marital". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. II, Mexico:  Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social.                                  

 

Andrade Palos, P., Diaz Loving, R. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1988). "Interacción marital y celos en hombres y mujeres a través del ciclo vital". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. II, Mexico:  Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Diaz Loving, R. and Andrade Palos, P. (1988). "Conducta sexual, infidelidad y amor en relación a sexo, edad y número de años de la relación".  La Psicología Social en México, Vol. II, Mexico:  Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social.

 

Diaz Loving, R., Pick de Weiss, S. and Andrade Palos, P. (1988).  "Génesis de la infidelidad en hombres y mujeres".  La Psicología Social en México, Vol. II,  Mexico:  Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Diaz Loving, R. and Andrade Palos, P. (1988).  "Estudio comparativo de adolescentes de dos grupos de edad que han y no han tenido relaciones sexuales". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. II, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social.     

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Andrade Palos, P. and  Diaz Loving, R. (1988).  "Características psicosociales de las adolescentes de 16‑17 años que han tenido y no han tenido su debut sexual". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. II, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social.

 

Diaz Loving, R., Pick de Weiss, S. and Andrade Palos, P. (1988). "Relación de control, conducta sexual y anticonceptiva y embarazo en adolescentes", La Psicología Social en México, Vol. II, Mexico:  Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social.

 

Diaz Loving, R., Pick de Weiss, S. and Andrade Palos, P. (1988).  "Obediencia, asertividad y planeación al futuro como precursores de comportamiento sexual y anticonceptivo en adolescentes", La Psicología Social en México, Vol. II, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and David, H. (1988). "Un estudio del aborto ilegal en Mexico", La Psicología  Social en México, Vol. II, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología.

 

 

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Atkin, L.C. and Karchmer, S. (1988). "Existen diferencias entre adolescentes embarazadas y la población en general?"  In Atkin, L.C., Arcelus, M., Fernández‑MacGregor A. and Tolbert, K. (Eds.) La Psicología en el Ámbito Perinatal. Mexico: Instituto Nacional de Perinatología.

 

Alvarez Izazaga, M., Andrade Palos, P. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1990). "Estudio comparativo de varones que han y no han embarazado a una adolescente". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. III, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología. pp. 289-294.

 

Andrade Palos, P., Pick de Weiss, S. and Alvarez Izazaga, M. (1990). "Percepción que los hijos tienen de las actitudes de sus padres hacia su sexualidad y autoconcepto de adolescentes que han y no han tenido relaciones sexuales". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. III, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología, pp. 295-298.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Andrade Palos, P. and Alvarez Izazaga, M. (1990). "Estudio preliminar sobre SIDA y enfermedades sexualmente transmisibles en farmacias de la Ciudad de México". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. III, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología, pp. 310-315.

 

David, H. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1991).  "El aborto en America        Latina". In A. Elias and H. Moreno (eds.). "Hijos No Deseados", Mexico: EDAMEX.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Reyes, J. and Vargas, E. (1992).  "El papel de las farmacias en la prevención de enfermedades sexualmente transmisibles y SIDA en la Ciudad de México". In Bond, L. (eds).  A Portfolio of AIDS/STD Behavioral Interventions and Research, Panamerican Health Organization (PAHO), Washington, D.C., pp. 118‑122. 

 

Givaudan, M. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1992).  "Encuesta de opinión sobre el aborto inducido y su despenalización en el estado de Chiapas".  La Psicología Social en México, Vol. III, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología  Social, pp. 430‑436.

 

Givaudan, M. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1992).  "Encuesta de opinión sobre el aborto inducido y su despenalización en la Ciudad de México".  La Psicología Social en México, Vol. III, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social, pp. 437‑442.  

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Alvarez, M. (1992). "Conocimientos y actitudes de farmaceutas hacia el aborto y la anticoncepción".  La Psicología Social en México, Vol. III,  Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social, pp. 443‑447.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Alvarez, M. (1992).  "Conocimientos y actitudes de hierberos hacia el aborto y la anticoncepción". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. III, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social, pp. 448‑452.

 

David, H. and Pick de Weiss S. (1992). "Abortion in the Americas", In López, G., Yunes, J. Solís, J., Omran, A.R. (eds).  Salud Reproductiva en las Américas, Panamerican Health Organization (PAHO), Washington, D.C.

    

Pick de Weiss, S., Diaz‑Loving R., Andrade Palos, P. and Gribble J.  (1993).  "Teenage sexual and contraceptive behavior:  The case of Mexico". In Severy, L. (ed). Advances in Population: Psychosocial Issues. 1, 229‑250. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers Ltd.

 

Givaudan, M., Pick, S., Alvarez, M. and Collado, M.E. (1994). "Comunicación intergeneracional sobre sexualidad". La        Psicología Social en México, Vol. V, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de            Psicología Social, pp. 539-545.

 

Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1994). "Las opiniones de la población como apoyo a la educación sexual". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. V, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social, pp. 560-565.

 

Collado, M. E., Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1994). "Materiales para la educación sexual en niños escolares". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. V, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología  Social, pp. 566-571.

 

Pick, S., Reyes, J., Ramirez, H. and Vernon, R. (1994). "El personal docente como agentes de educación sexual: Programa de capacitación a nivel nacional". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. V, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social, pp. 572-577.

 

Martínez, A., Givaudan, M. and Pick, S. (1994). "Curso de educación sexual para padres".  La Psicología Social en México, Vol. V, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicologia Social, pp. 578-583.

 

Pick, S. and  Reyes, (1994). "Programa de educación para prevención de SIDA". La Psicología Social en México, Vol. V,  Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social, pp. 601-607.

 

Pick, S. and Díaz, R. (1994). "Metodología psicosocial en la investigación de la sexualidad". (Visión Panorámica de la Sexualidad Humana). In Consejo Nacional de Población (Eds). Antología de la Sexualidad Humana. Vol. I, Mexico: Consejo Nacional de Población, pp. 73-96.

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M. and Díaz Loving, R. (1994). Panorámica de la investigación  psicosocial en sexualidad en México". (Visión Panorámica de la Sexualidad Humana). In Consejo Nacional de Población (Eds). Antología de la Sexualidad Humana, Vol. I, Mexico: Consejo Nacional de Población, pp. 97-121.

 

Givaudan, M. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1994). "Embarazo no deseado".       (Problemas de la sexualidad). In Consejo Nacional de Población (eds). Antología de la Sexualidad Humana, Vol. III, Mexico: Consejo Nacional de Población, pp. 81-104.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. Givaudan, M. and Cohen, S. (1995). "Educación sexual para adolescentes en México: Una investigación operativa". La Salud del Adolescente y del Joven, (Publicación Científica No. 552), In Matilde Maddaleno, Mabel M. Munist, Carlos V. Serrano, Tomás J. Silber, Elbio N. Suárez Ojeda and Joâo Yunes (Eds). Panamerican Health Organization (PAHO), Washington, D.C., pp. 429-436.

 

Atkin, L., Ehrenfeld, N. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1996). "Sexualidad y fecundidad adolescente". In Tolbert, K.  Langer, A. (eds). La Salud Reproductiva de la Mujer en México: Una Agenda para la Investigación y la Acción, Mexico: The Population Council/Fondo de Cultura Económica.

 

Rodríguez, G., Corona, E. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1996).  "Educación para la sexualidad y salud reproductiva". In Tolbert, K. and Langer, A. (eds). La Salud Reproductiva de la Mujer en México: Una Agenda para la Investigación y la Acción, Mexico: The Population Council/Fondo de Cultura Económica.

 

Givaudan, M., Pick, S., Aldaz, E. and Saldívar, A. (1996).  “Creencias y normas que influyen las conductas sexuales de las mujeres respecto a la prevención del SIDA”.  La Psicología Social en México, Vol.  VI, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social, pp. 187-192.

 

Pick, S., Saldívar, A. and Givaudan, M. (1996). "Normas y valores que influyen las conductas sexuales de varones adultos de la ciudad de México”.  La Psicología Social en México, Vol.  VI, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social,  pp. 181-186.

 

Pick, S. and Alvarez, M. (1996). "El impacto del SIDA en las creencias y conductas sexuales de los varones adolescentes".  La Psicología Social en México, Vol.  VI, Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social, pp. 520-524.

 

Pick, S. and Aldaz, E. (1996).  "El impacto del SIDA en las creencias y conductas sexuales en mujeres adolescentes".  La Psicología Social en México, Vol.  VI,  Mexico: Asociación Mexicana de Psicología Social, pp. 530-535.

 

Pick, S. (1996). “Sexual and reproductive health education in Latin America: What next?". In Adair, J.; Bélanger, D. and Dion, K.L. (eds). Advances in Psychological Science Volumen 1: Social, Personal and Cultural Aspects, Psychology Press pp. 455-472.

 

Reproductive Health in Developing Countries: Expanding Dimensions, Building Solutions. (1997). In Tsui, A.O., Wasserheit, J.N. and Haaga, J.G. (eds). Member of panel who developed the book, National Academy Press. Washington, D.C.

 

Pick, S. (1997). “Berry in Legoland”. In Frese, M. (Ed.) “Inmigration, Acculturation, and Adaptation”. Applied Psychology: An International Review, International Association of Applied Psychology, Vol. 46, pp. 49-52.

 

Pick, S. (1998). “Factores psicosociales relacionados con la conducta sexual de adolescentes”. In Gómez, G., Rodríguez, A.M., Reidl, L. and Joya, L. Estudio Piloto de un Programa de Formación Profesional para el Psicólogo Social: Programa de Enseñanza-Aprendizaje en el Trabajo (PEAT). Mexico: Facultad de Psicología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM). pp. 119-125.

 

Pick, S. (1999). “AIDS prevention in developing countries and with Marginalised Population: Introduction to the Special Section”. Applied Psychology: An International Review, International Association of Applied Psychology, Vol. 48, pp. 105-107. (Invited editor of section)

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M., Cohen, S. Alvarez, M. and Collado, M.E. (1999). “Pharmacists and market herb vendors: Abortifacient providers in Mexico City”. In: Mundigo, A. e Indriso, C. (eds). Abortion in the Developing World, Vistaar Publications, pp. 293-310.

 

Pick, S. and Givaudan, M.  (1999). “Desarrollo de la psicología en México”. In Alonso, M. and Eagly, A. (eds). Psicología en las Américas, Sociedad Interamericana de Psicología, pp. 195-215.

 

Givaudan, M., Pick, S. and Fuertes, C. (2000). “Los hombres mexicanos frente a la vasectomía”. In Pantelides, E.A. and Bott, S. (eds). Reproducción, Salud y Sexualidad en América Latina, Argentina: Biblos - Organización Panamericana de la Salud, pp. 59-72

 

 

 


TECHNICAL REPORTS

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Daz Loving, R., Andrade Palos, P. and Atkin, L. (1988). "Adolescents in Mexico City:  Psychosocial study of contraceptive practices and unwanted pregnancies". Report presented to the Panamerican Health Organization, Washington,        D. C., USA.

 

Díaz Loving, R. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1988). "Relationship of personality to teenage pregnancy, sexual relations and contraceptive practices: The case of Mexico". Report presented to the Population Council, New York, N.Y., USA.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. and Andrade, P. (1989). "Development and         longitudinal evaluation of comparative sex education courses". Report presented to the Agency for International Development, Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Andrade, P. and Townsend, J. (1990). "Planeando tu vida: development and testing of a family life education program for young adults".  Report presented to the Population Council, New York, N.Y. , USA.

 

Pick de Weiss, Andrade Palos, P., Alvarez Izazaga, M. and Gribble, J. (1990)."Comparative study of males who have and have not gotten an adolescent pregnant". Report presented to the Panamerican Health Organization, Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Andrade Palos, P., Pick de Weiss, S. and Alvarez Izazaga, M.         (1990). "Attitudes of parents with respect to their childrens' sexuality education". Report presented to the Panamerican Health Organization, Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. (1991). "Training of instructors for the implementation of "Planeando tu Vida" in public high schools in the State of Mexico". Report presented to the Agency for International Development, Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Givaudan, M. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1991). "Opinion survey with respect to abortion and its decriminalization in Mexico City".           Report presented to the Population Council, New York, N.Y. , USA.

 

Givaudan, M. and Pick de Weiss, S. (1991). "Opinion survey with respect to abortion and its decriminalization in the State of Chiapas". Report presented to the Population Council, New York, N.Y. , USA.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. (1992).  "Research program with respect to          abortion in Mexico City: The case of pharmacy workers and herb vendors".  Report presented to the World Health Organization, Geneve, Switzerland.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Reyes, J. and Hernandez, J.C. (1992).  "Training of teachers and vocational orienters for the implementation of             `Planeando tu vida' in public high schools".  Report presented to the MacArhur Foundation, Chicago, Ill. , USA.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Reyes, J., Hernandez, J.C., Vargas, E. and            Givaudan, M. (1992).  "Development of materials for `Planeando tu vida" for adolescents, children, parents and teachers". Report presented to the MacArthur Foundation, Chicago, Ill. , USA.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Hernández, J.C., Alvarez, M. and Cohen, S.         (1992). "The role of pharmacies in the prevention of sexually       transmitted diseases and AIDS in Mexico City".  Report presented to the Family Health International, Research Triangle, Park, N.C. , USA.

 

Pick de Weiss, S., Hernández, J.C., Alvarez, M. and Vernon, R.       (1992).  "Operational testing for the institutionalization of family life education in secondary schools in Mexico City".  Report presented to the Population Council, New York, N.Y. , USA.

 

Pick de Weiss, S. (1993).  "Development of support for national sex education in Mexico".  Report presented to the Moriah Fund, The Prospect Hill and The John Merck Fund, Washington, D.C., New York, N.Y. and Boston, Mass., USA.

 

Givaudan, M., Weiss, E., Pick de Weiss, S., Alvarez, M., Rao Gupta, G. and Collado, M.E. (1993).  "Strengthening intergenerational            communication within the family: An STD/AIDS prevention strategy for adolescents".  Report presented to the International Center Research on Women, Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Pick, S. and Reyes, J. (1994). "A teacher training model for family life education". Report presented to the Buffett Foundation, Omaha, Ne., USA.

 

Givaudan, M., Alvarez, M. and Pick, S. (1994). "Acceptability of the `Reality' Female Condom among selected females and males in Mexico". Report presented to  Family Health International, Research Triangle, Park, N.C. , USA.

 

Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1994). "Parental support for national Sex Education in Mexico". Report presented to the Prospect Hill y The John Merck Fund, New York, N.Y. & Boston, Mass., USA.

 

Collado, M.E. and Pick, S. (1995). "Exploración de los incentivos que motivan a los farmacéuticos mexicanos a promover los sobres de suero de rehidratación oral". Report presented to the  Academy for Educational Development (AED), Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

 

 

Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1995). "Parental participation and        family life education in mexican schools". Report presented to the Moriah Fund, Washington, D.C., USA.

 

González, C. and Pick, S. (1995). "Estresores y respuestas de            enfrentamiento en la sexualidad de los adolescentes". Report             presented to World Health Organization, Geneve, Switzerland.

 

Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1995). "Evaluación de diferentes tipos de intervenciones para la instrumentación de un programa de educación para la salud y vida familiar para los niveles de preescolar y primaria. Report presented to the Ministry of Public Education, Mexico, D.F., Mexico.

 

Martínez, A., Givaudan, M. and Pick, S. (1995).  "Training and supervision in family life and sex education programs and provision of teaching materials in Latin America".  Report presented to the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Los Altos, Ca. , USA.

 

Alvarez, M. and Pick, S. (1995).  "AIDS Prevention Education with Pharmacists and Adolescents". Report presented to the Agency for International Development, Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M. and Alvarez, M. (1995).  "Evaluation of the multiplication of the family life and sex education program Planeando tu Vida".  Report presented to the Buffett Foundation, Omaha, Ne., USA.

 

Martínez, A., Givaudan, M. and Pick, S. (1996).  "Building an NGO network to promote sex education in Mexico. Report presented to the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur, Chicago, Ill. , USA.

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M. and Aldaz, E. (1996).  “Conducta sexual y prevención del SIDA en hombres y mujeres de la ciudad de México”.  Report presented to the Agency for International Development, Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M. and Aldaz, E. (1996).  "Adolescent sexuality: A qualitative study in Mexico City".  Report presented to the Rockefeller Foundation, New York, N.Y. , USA.

 

Pick, S., Venguer, M.T. and Givaudan, M. (1996).  "Improving medical care through training physicians and health-care providers in family life education, communication skills and psychosocial factors". Report presented to the General Service Foundation, Aspen, Co. , USA.

 

 

 

 

Aldaz, E., Givaudan, M. and Pick, S. (1996).  "Creencias, conocimientos, actitudes, motivaciones e intenciones conductuales hacia la vasectomía en hombres mexicanos” . Report presented to the World Health Organization (WHO),  Geneve, Switzerland.

 

Pick, S., Givaudan, M., Ramón, J. and Proctor, L. (1997). “Intensive supervision, follow-up and feedback for multipliers of the family life and sex education program Planeando tu Vida in five Mexican states”. Report presented to the Buffett Foundation, Omaha, Ne., USA.

 

Ramón, J., Givaudan, M., López, K. and Pick, S. (1997). “Training, supervision and provision of materials for multipliers of the family life education program Planeando tu Vida in Latin America”.  Report presented to the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Los Altos, Ca. , USA.

 

Estrada, A., Cruz, A., Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (1997). “Training, follow-up and  supervision of adolescent peer educators in HIV/AIDS transmission prevention in the rural state of Oaxaca”. Report presented to the Atkinson Foundation, San Bruno, Ca., USA.

 

Givaudan, M., Ramón, J., Camacho, D. and Pick, S. (1997). “Multiplication of the family life and sex education program Yo quiero, Yo puedo in marginalized areas of Mexico City”.  Report presented to the Compton Foundation, San Francisco, Ca., USA.

 

Givaudan, M., Ramón, J., Camacho, D. and Pick, S. (1997). “Qualitative evaluation of the “Yo quiero, Yo puedo” program for 5th and 6th grades”. Report presented to the World Bank, Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Ramón, J., Givaudan , M. and Pick, S. (1997). “Replication of sexual health and family life education programs for parents in Mexico and Latin America”.  Report presented to the Public Welfare Foundation, Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Ramón, J., Givaudan, M. and Pick, S. (1997). “Continuing replication of IMIFAP education programs for mexican parents of children and adolescents”.  Report presented to the Public Welfare Foundation, Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Pick, S. and Proctor, L. (1997). “Countering misconceptions about sexuality and increasing parental support of sex education in the conservative mexican states of Jalisco and Nuevo León”.  Report presented to the John Merck Fund, Boston, Mass., USA.

          

Ramón, J., Camacho, D. and Pick, S. (1997). “Parental support of sex education in Mexico: implementation and multiplication of educational programs”. Report presented to the Moriah Fund, Washington, D.C., USA.

 

Givaudan, M., Fuertes, C. and Pick, S. (1997). “Building an NGO netwoork to promote sex education in Mexico”. Report presented to the MacArthur Foundation, Chicago, Ill. , USA.

 

Collado, M.E., Grobeisen, N., Ryan, G. and Pick, S. (1997).  “Factors affecting the safe provision of IUDs in Resource-Poor Settings: a Community-Based Study in Mexico”. Report presented to the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW), Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Collado, M.E., Givaudan, M. and Pick, S. (1998). “Estudio diagnóstico para el desarrollo e instrumentación de un programa de detección temprana de cáncer en el estado de Oaxaca”. Report presented to the Sistema de Desarrollo Integral de la Familia (DIF) Oaxaca, Oax., Mexico.

 

Givaudan, M., Fuertes, C. and Vernon, R. (1998). “Testing strategies to disseminate knowledge of emergency contraception”.  Report presented to INOPAL III/The Population Council, New York, N.Y. , USA.

 

Pick, S., Ramón, J. and Andrade, P. (1998). “Follow up workshops for trained multipliers and negotiation with officials in new states: six months of activities”. Report presented to the Buffett Foundation, Omaha, Ne., USA.

 

Givaudan, M., López, K. and Pick, S. (1998). “Evaluating the family life and sex education program for preschool, 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade levels in primary school”.  Report presented to the University of Leiden, Leiden, Netherlands.

 

Pick, S., Fawcett, G., Venguer, T. and Gamboa, M. (1998). “Domestic violence and reproductive health: training for assessment and intervention in health care settings”.  Report presented to the INOPAL/Population Council.  New York, N.Y. , USA.

 

Fawcett, G., Isita, L. and Pick, S. (1999). “Changing community norms toward wife abuse: A research and demonstration project in Iztacalco, Mexico”. Report presented to the International Center for Research on Women (ICWR), Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Givaudan, M.,  Merlo, P. and Pick, S. (1999). “Dissemination of information on emergency contraception in Mexico”.  Report presented to the Hewlett Foundation, Palo Alto, Ca., USA.

 

 Merlo, P., Givaudan, M. and  Pick, S. (1999). “Training of NGOs and Academic Institutions on the Dissemination of Information about Emergency Contraception in Panama, Nicaragua, and Sonora, Mexico”.  Report presented to the  Compton Foundation, San Francisco, Ca., USA.

 

Ramón, J., Givaudan, M., Pick, S. and Andrade, P. (1999). “Training, supervision and provision of materials for multipliers of sexual health and family life education programs for adolescents and their parents in Latin America”. Report presented to the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Los Altos, Ca., USA.

 

Andrade, P., Givaudan, M. and Pick, S. (2000). “Strengthening an integrated evaluation system for IMIFAP´s educational programs”. Report presented to the The Moriah Fund, Washington, D.C., USA.

 

Givaudan, M., Pick, S. and Ramírez, H. (2000). “Desarrollo y evaluación de un programa de prevención de abuso de sustancias con estudiantes de 4°, 5° y 6° grados”. Report presented to the Interamerican Development Bank, Washington, D.C. , USA.

 

Ramón, J., Bendezú A., Pick, S. and Givaudan, M. (2000). “Replicación y evaluación de la vida familiar y el programa de educación sexual Yo Quiero, Yo Puedo con maestros de 5° y 6° grado en áreas marginalizadas de Perú”.  Report presented to the World Bank, Washington, D.C., USA.

 

Reyes, J. and Pick, S. (2000). “The Excellence in Sexuality and Family Life Education Program. Providing Recognition and Support to Local and Regional Organizations and Individuals In Mexico through Training, Consultation and Small Grants. Report presented to the Summit Foundation,  Washington, D.C., USA.

 

Givaudan, M., Pick, S., McCauley, A., Languer, A.,  Barriga, M.A., Leenen, I., Martínez, R. and Walker, D. (2001). “Programming for HIV prevention in mexican schools”. Report presented to Horizons/Population Council, Washington, D.C., USA.

           

Givaudan, M., Ramírez, H. and Pick, S. (2001). “Family-based HIV prevention in Mexico”.  Report presented to the National Development and Research Institutes Inc., New York, N.Y., USA.

  

Merlo, P., Camacho, M., Givaudan, M. and Pick, S. (2001).  “La ansiedad sexual y el efecto de las emociones en la salud sexual de los adolescentes”.  Report presented to the World Health Organization, Geneve, Switzerland.

 


Colaborated in the development of:

 

VIDEOS

- "Un Farmaceuta, un amigo ".  IMIFAP-SOMARC (2,000)*

- "Platícame de eso ".  Secretaría de Educación Pública (SEP) -   

   Unidad de Televisión  Educativa (UTE) - IMIFAP (2,000)*

- "Tres Historias de la misma Historia".   IMIFAP - Intemational Center                

   for Reseach of  Women (ICRW) (3,000)*

- "Yo quiero, yo puedo". SEP-IMIFAP (Series of 3 instructional videos) (3,000)*

- "Nuestra Sensibilidad al Servicio de la Salud".   IMIFAP (3,000)*

 

 

PAMPHLETS

            - "Uso correcto del condón". (Version for males and version for females).

      Ministry of Health -  CONASIDA – IMIFAP (100,000 each)*

 

-   “Anticoncepción de Emergencia”  (versión for youth, for pharmacists and for physicians;  for version Mexico and version for Latin America, IMIFAP – MEXFAM – Population Council (200,000)*

 

 

POSTERS

            - "¿Sabes cuando va a darse la relación?.  IMIFAP – Ministry of Health -          CONASIDA (15,000*)

- "Vida quiero protección, ponte condón en cada ocasión”.  IMIFAP – Ministry of Health – CONASIDA (15,000)*

- "Siempre recordarás la tranquila sensación de haber usado condón”.  IMIFAP - Ministry of Health – CONASIDA (15,000)*

- "Cuando tomes, toma precauciones”.  IMIFAP - Ministry of Health -                                      CONASIDA (15,000)*

- “¡Recuerda!  Si vas a tener relaciones USAME”.  Decosal- Ministry of Health of the state of Coahuila, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, IMIFAP. (15,000)*

-   “¿Tuviste relaciones sin ningún método anticonceptivo?. (Emergency contraception)  (version for youth, for pharmacists and for physicians;  for version Mexico and version for Latin America), IMIFAP – MEXFAM – Population Council. (10,000)*

 

 

*numbers distributed

 

 

 

 

 

MASS MEDIA APPEARANCES

 

-TELEVISA, T.V. UNAM, Series of 25 T.V. programs, Channel 2 and 5;   Mexico City.

-TELEVISA, National daily broadcast of the video "Platícame de Eso".

-RADIO EDUCACION, Mexico City.

-RADIO RED, Mexico City.

-RADIO MIL, Mexico City.

-RADIO FORMULA, Mexico City.

-RADIO ACIR, Mexico City.

-F.M. GLOBO, Mexico City.

-XEW Radio, Mexico City.

-RADIO MINERIA, Santiago, Chile.

-INSIGHT, Mexico City.

-CHANNEL 13, Series of four T.V. programs, Mexico City.

-CANAL 11, Mexico City.

-CANAL 22, in the series "Los Grandes Temas de la Medicina”

 

-Press conferences and reports, (Examples of newspapers in which reports appeared: Mexico City: Excelsior, The News, Universal, El Nacional, La Jornada, Ovaciones, El Heraldo, El Sol de México, Novedades, El Universal Gráfico, La Afición, Ultimas Noticias; Monterrey, N.L.: El Norte, El Nacional; Guadalajara, Jal.: El Jaliscience; Veracruz: Sur; Acapulco, Gro.: El Sol de Acapulco; Oaxaca, Oax.:  Washington, D.C. USA: The Monitor.

 

 

 

EDITORIAL WORK

 

1979-1984       REVISTA DE LA ASOCIACION LATINOAMERICANA DE PSICOLOGIA SOCIAL

·      Editor and director

 

1982                EDITORIAL EL MANUAL MODERNO, Eysenck, H. “Manual de Psicología Anormal”. Mexico City

·      Technical consultant of the translation

 

1984-1990      REVISTA DE PSICOLOGIA SOCIAL Y PERSONALIDAD

·      Co-editor

 

1992-1994       AIDS AND SOCIETY

·      Consulting editor

 

1993-1999       JOURNAL OF APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY

·      Consulting editor

 

1993-1997      REVISTA INTERAMERICANA DE PSICOLOGIA

·      Consulting editor

 

1995                CARFAX PUBLISHING COMPANY

·      Editorial board

 

1998-              INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PSYCHOLOGY                          

·      Consulting editor

       

2000-              ENCYCLOPEDIA OF APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY                 

·      Consulting editor

 

 

 

ACADEMIC DISTINCTIONS

 

1984-1996             NATIONAL RESEARCH SYSTEM OF MEXICO, Mexico City

·      1984‑1993  Member Level 1

·      1993-2002  Member Level 2

 

1990                                NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF MEXICO, Mexico City

·      National University of Mexico Prize for Young  Academicians in Research in Social Sciences 

 

1993-                             NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, Mexico City

·      Regular  member

 

2001                AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION, Washington, D.C., USA

·      Presidential citation

 

 

 

MEMBERSHIPS

 

1982‑              AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION

·      1989 Fellow

·      1991-1994 Member of the Committee on International Relations           

 

 

1983-1993      SOCIETY OF ALUMNAE AND FRIENDS OF THE LONDON SCHOOL OF             ECONOMICS AND POLITICAL SCIENCE IN MEXICO

·      Co-founder and member

 

 

1983-1994      AMERICAN PUBLIC HEALTH ASSOCIATION

·      Member

 

 

1985-              MEXICAN ASSOCIATION OF SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY

·      Co-founder

·      1987-1989  President

 

 

1985‑              INTERAMERICAN SOCIETY OF PSYCHOLOGY

·      1985-1989  Member

·      1989-1993  Vicepresident

·      1993-1997  Secretary

·      1995           President of the International Scientific Committee. XXV   Interamerican Congress of  Psychology.

·      1997-1999  President elect

·      1999-2001  President

 

 

1985-              INTERNATIONAL COUNCIL OF PSYCHOLOGISTS

·      1985-1992  Member

·      1992-1994  Representative for Mexico

 

 

1986-1989NATIONAL COUNCIL ON FAMILY RELATIONS

·      Member 

 

 

1987-                             INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY (IAAP)

·      1990  Member of the Executive Committee

 

 

1990-              TRANSNATIONAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE, Bethesda, Md.

·      Board member

 

   

1991-1995      FUNDACION MEXICANA PARA LA PLANEACION FAMILIAR, A.C. (MEXFAM) Mexico City

·      Board member

 

 

1991-1992      AMOR Y CARIDAD A.C.  DEL FONDO PARA LA SALUD COMUNITARIA, Mexico City

·      Board member

 

 

1991-              SOCIOMEDICAL RESOURCE ASSOCIATES, INC. Westport, Ct.

·      Board member

 

1992-1994             SOCIETY FOR THE PSYCHOLOGICAL STUDY OF SOCIAL ISSUES (SPSSI)

·      Member

 

      

1994-              INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S FORUM, Mexico City        

·      Member

 

 

1994-1998            THE SOCIETY FOR THE PSYCHOLOGICAL STUDY OF SOCIAL  ISSUES (SPSSI).          

·      Member

 


 

 

CONFERENCES AND INVITED PRESENTATIONS

 

 

1977-1980,      Weekly participations on national television, Channel 5, Televisa, Mexico City, Mexico teaching and in round table discussions on the following subjects: family planning, rural development, applications of Social Psychology.

                    

 "Social and Psychological aspects of family planning", Pfizer Laboratories, Mexico City, Mexico., Tepoztlan, Morelos, Mexico.

 

"Social psychological study of sexual behavior of adolescents in Mexico: preliminary results", Third National Congress of Research in Demography", Mexico City, Mexico.

 

 

1981,               "Applications of Social Psychology to the Development of Family Planning Programs", Faculty of Psychology, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

 

1984,               "Factors that determine attitudes, knowledge, intentions and behaviors in family planning in a Mexican population", XXIII International Congress of Psychology, Acapulco, Mexico.

 

"Founding and development of the Journal of the Latinamerican Association of Social Psychology", XXIII International Congress of Psychology, Acapulco, Mexico.

 

 

1985,               "Antecedents and perspectives of research on sexual behavior among adolescents in Mexico", Seminar on Youth Risk taking, World Health Organization and Instituto Mexicano de Psiquiatría, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Development of a marital satisfaction scale", XX Interamerican Congress of Psychology, Caracas, Venezuela.

 

"What children can do to a marriage: a mexican sample",  XX Interamerican Congress of Psychology, Caracas, Venezuela.

 

 

 

 

 

1985                "Marital satisfaction in Mexican couples", IV Mexican Congress of Psychology,  Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Development and validation of a self disclosure scale”, IV Mexican Congress of Psychology,  Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Fear of communication in Mexican couples", IV Mexican Congress of Psychology,  Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Problems relating to the development and implementation of applied research in sexual and reproductive youth behavior in Mexico", First International Meeting on Sexual and Reproductive Health, Oaxtepec, Mexico.

 

 

1986,               "Research, education and services in sexual and reproductive health: the case of Mexico", First Latinamerican Congress of the World Mental Health Federation, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Psychosocial components of Research in sexual health in Mexico", Third Colombian Congress of Sexology, Bogota, Colombia.

 

"A decade of psychosocial research in family planning: the case of Mexico: 1975-1985", Internacional Council of Psychologists, Jerusalem, Israel.

 

"Rural and urban sexual and contraceptive norms and behaviors: a comparative study in Mexico", XXI Congress of the International Association, Tel-Aviv, Israel.

 

                        "Descriptive study of the sexual norms and behaviors in urban and rural Michoacan", First Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, La Trinidad, Tlaxcala, Mexico.

 

"Development of a self concept scale", First Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, La Trinidad, Tlaxcala, Mexico.

 

"Marital satisfaction among Mexican couples", First Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, La Trinidad, Tlaxcala, Mexico.

 

"Relationship between perceptions of marital satisfaction in family of origin and self", First Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, La Trinidad, Tlaxcala, Mexico.

 

1986                "Role of Psychology in the debate on Population and Development", Centro Tepoztlán, Tepoztlán, Morelos, Mexico.

 

"Social psychological study of sexual behavior of adolescents in Mexico: preliminary results", Third National Congress of Research in Demography", Mexico City, Mexico.

 

 

1987,               "National survey on unwanted pregnancies in Mexico", University of the Americas, Puebla, Mexico.

 

"Preliminary results of the first stage of the longitudinal study: adolescents in Mexico City: psychosocial study of contraceptive practices and unwanted pregnancy" (18 and 19 year olds), Psychosocial Workshop, Chicago, Ill, E.U.A.

 

"Development and validation of a personal communication scale" XXI Interamerican Congress of Psychology, La Habana, Cuba.

 

"Differences between the sexes in marital communication", XXI Interamerican Congress of Psychology, La Habana, Cuba.

 

"Psychosocial characteristics, sexuality and contraception of adolescents in Mexico", First National Congress of Psychology, Monterrey, Mexico.

 

 

1988                "Basic research in Psychology", Participant and Organizer of occasion of the 15th Anniversary of the Faculty of Psychology, National University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico. Conferences given: "The concept and measurement of social desirability", "What is fear of success?

 

"Evaluation of the sexuality education program Planeando tu vida", INOPAL-The Population Council, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.

 

"Bases for the development of a global sex education program for teenagers in Mexico", XXIV International Congress of Psychology, Sidney, Australia.

 

"Psychosocial differences and similarities of pregnant and non pregnant teenagers in Mexico City", XXIV International Congress of Psychology, Sidney, Australia.

 

"Mexican adolescents' attitudes and subjective norms with respect to sex, contraception and abortion", XXIV International Congress of Psychology, Sidney, Australia.

 

1988                "Planeando tu vida: an integral sexuality and life skills education program for adolescents", General Directorate of Vocational Orientation, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), Mexico, City, Mexico.

 

"Psychosocial differences between teenagers who get pregnant and the rest of the population", Psychosocial Workshop, New Orleans, La., USA

 

"A new orientation to sexuality education", General Directorate of Academic Exchange, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), Mexico, City, Mexico.

 

"What differentiates teenage contraceptors from non-contraceptors", XV Conferencia Annual Conference of the National Council of International Health, Washington, D.C., USA

 

"Relationship of personality to teenage pregnancy, sexual relations and contraceptive practices: the case of Mexico", American Public Health Association, Boston, Mass., USA

 

"Sexual behavior and love", II Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, Metepec, Puebla, Mexico.

 

"Comparative study of adolescents who have and have not had sex", II Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, Metepec, Puebla, Mexico.

 

 

1989                "Mexico: adolescent contraceptive behaviors and public policy", Population Association of America, Baltimore, USA

 

"Advances in the development, implementation and evaluation of Planeando tu vida", Psychosocial Workshop, Baltimore, USA

 

National Consultation Forum, "Female participation of women in national economic development", Ministry of the Interior and State Government of Sinaloa, Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico.

 

"Planeando tu vida, new program of integral life skills and sexuality education for adolescents", Annual Meeting of the National Council for Research and Education in Psychology, San Luis Potosi, Mexico.

 

 

 

 

1989                "Health education: from research to action", Second Annual National Meeting for Health Education", Puebla, Mexico.

 

"What goes on in the black box: relationship between attitudes and behaviors in sexuality", XXII Interamerican Congress of Psychology, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

 

"Present and Future of Sexuality education for Youth", Second Latinamerican Congress of Family Planning, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

 

"Evaluation of a Sex Education Program in Mexico City", 117th  Congress of the American Public Health Association, Chicago, Ill., USA

 

Bases for the development and evaluation of sexuality and life skills education programs", International Conference on Adolescents in Latinamerica and the Caribbean", Population Council, Oaxaca, Mexico.

 

"Planeando tu vida: an example of applied research in sexuality", IV National Congress of Psychology, University of the Americas, Puebla, Mexico.

 

 

1990                "Evaluation results of a sexuality and life skills program for adolescents", IV National Meeting of Research in Demography, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Our future society: the role if Psychology", First Meeting of Psychology, University of the Americas, Puebla, Mexico.

 

                        "The development of an integral sexuality education program", Universidad del Valle de Mexico, Tlalpan, Mexico.

 

"Present and future of sexuality education in Latin America", Escuela Nacional de Estudios Profesionales Iztacala, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Evaluation of the sexuality education program Planeando tu vida", First International Congress of Health and Psychology, Hospital General de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Comparative study of males who have and have not gotten an adolescent pregnant", III Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, La Trinidad, Mexico.

 

"Preliminary study about HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted infections", III Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, La Trinidad, Mexico.

1990                "Methodological aspects of research about human sexuality", Diploma in Sexuality, Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro, Queretaro, Mexico.

 

"The Role of Pharmacies in STD and AIDS Prevention in Mexico City".  Regional Meeting on Behavioral Interventions for the Prevention of STD’s & HIV/AIDS.  Kingston, Jamaica.

 

 

1991                                "Sexuality, pregnancy and youth", First Interuniversity Congress of Psychology, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Role of Pharmacists in AIDS prevention in Mexico". Psychosocial Workshop, Washington, DC, USA

 

"Pharmacies and STD/AIDS Prevention". VII International Conference on HIV/AIDS, Florence, Italy.

 

"Knowledge and attitudes towards HIV/AIDS and condoms among pharmacy workers", XXIII Interamerican Congress of Psychology, San José, Costa Rica.

 

                        "Youth and sexuality", First National Meeting of Youth, Sistema Nacional para el Desarrollo Integral de la Familia (DIF), Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Sexuality education and prevention of unwanted pregnancies" Academia de la Investigación Científica and Syntex Laboratories, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Research methods in the study of human sexuality", Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Occidente (ITESO), Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

 

                        "Applications of Social Psychology to Public Health", Second Congress of the National Council of Psychologists", Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"How to Talk to Clients about Condoms: Condom Promotion by Professionals".  ll9th Annual Meeting of the World Federation of Public Health Associations,  American Public Health Association.  Atlanta, Ga., USA.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1992                                "Sexuality and Population", International Lectures Series, University of the Americas, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Sexuality education: where are we and where are we heading?", Iberoamerican Congress of Psychology, Madrid, Spain.

 

                        "A research action perspective of sexuality education in Mexico".  XXV International Congress of Psychology.  Brussels, Belgium.

 

"Mexican Pharmacists and AIDS Prevention".  Centennial Convention.  American Psychological Association.  Washington, DC, USA

 

"From research to action in HIV/AIDS prevention", IV National Congress of Social Psychology, Chihuahua, Chih., Mexico.

 

"Knowledge and attitudes of herb vendors and pharmacy workers towards abortion and contraception", IV National Congress of Social Psychology, Chihuahua, Chih., Mexico.

 

"National survey on induced abortion and its decriminalization in Chiapas and Mexico City", IV National Congress of Social Psychology, Chihuahua, Chih., Mexico.

 

"Applications of Social Psychology to sexual and reproductive behaviors", Second International Meeting on Applications of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, National University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"From research to action in sexual and reproductive health", Second International Meeting on Applications of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, National University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Sexual health: workshop for training of trainers", Panamerican Foundation for the Prevention of HIV/AIDS, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"How to develop research based educational and promotional materials for HIV/AIDS prevention", Third International Meeting on Applications in Psychology, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Training of Pharmacy workers in HIV/AIDS prevention", National Council for the Prevention and Control of AIDS (CONASIDA) and Instituto Nacional de Salud Pública, Cuernavaca, Mor., Mexico.

 

"Sexuality education", Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social and Panamerican Health Organization, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

 

1992                "Educational methods for working with adolescents", Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social and Panamerican Health Organization, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

 

                        "The challenges of research in reproductive health", Universidad de  Guadalajara and National Institutes of Public Health, Guadalajara, Jal. Mexico.

 

"The new world Psychology", XXIV Interamerican Congress of Psychology, Santiago, Chile.

 

"Family and population: advances and new perspectives in research", XXIV Interamerican Congress of Psychology, Santiago, Chile.

 

"From research to action in the prevention of HIV/AIDS", XXIV Interamerican Congress of Psychology, Santiago, Chile.

 

"The contribution of psychology to the soluction of adolescent pregnancies in Latin America", XXIV Interamerican Congress of Psychology, Santiago, Chile.

 

                        "Planeando tu vida: from research to advocacy", First Latinamerican Meeting of the "Planeando tu vida program", IMIFAP. Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Development of Psychology Mexico: uses and applications of research to problem solving in education and health", 20th Anniversary of the Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Mexico, Toluca, Edo. de Mexico, Mexico.

 

 

 1993               "The Role of psychologists in sexuality education", Second National Meeting of Psychology, Escuela Nacional de Estudios Profesionales, Iztacala, Mexico.

 

                        "The sexual behavior of adolescents", Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"The concepts of family in Mexico", Colloquium of the University of Chapman, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

                        "Evaluation of school programs", Latinamerican Meeting on Adolescent Integral Health, Latinamerican Federation of Adolescent Health Services (FELASSA); Mexico City, Mexico.

 

1993                "Sexuality Education as a preventive instrument in family life programs", Second National Meeting of Social Work, Instituto Nacional de Perinatología, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

                        "Problems and research based solutions in sexual behavior in adolescence", Mexican Psychiatric Association, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Development, evaluation and institutionalization of educational programs in sexual and reproductive health", Universidad de Veracruz and Academia Nacional de Investigación Científica, Poza Rica, Veracruz, Mexico.

 

 

1994                "Planeando tu vida", Centro de Estudios Cientificos y Tecnológicos, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Role of NGO's in the lnstitutional lmplementation of Sex Education in Mexico". 22nd Annual Psychosocial Workshop.  Miami, Fla.  USA.

 

                        "Adolescence and sexuality", General Directorate of  Vocational Orientation, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"A Research Action Perspective of Sexuality Education in Mexico". 23rd International Congress of Applied Psychology,  Madrid, Spain.

 

"Sexual, Reproductive Behavior and AIDS: Going from Research to Action". 23rd International Congress of Applied Psychology,  Madrid-Spain.

 

"Institutional strengthening for NGO's working on HIV/AIDS", Panamerican Health Organization and United States Agency for International Development, Mexico City, Mexico.        

 

"Development of educational programs for pharmacy workers", Escuela de Psicología del Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Occidente (ITESO), Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

 

"Intergenerational communication about sexuality", V Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico.

 

"Development of educational and promotional materials in life skills education for children", V Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico.

 

1994                "Preventive interventions in HIV/AIDS", V Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico.

 

                        "Sexuality education program for parents", V Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico.

 

"Results of three annual national surveys on the decriminalization of abortion", Universidad Externado de Colombia, Bogota, Colombia.

 

 

1995                                "Reproductive Health in Latinamerica", Committee on Population, National Research Council, Washington, D.C., USA.

 

"Family Life Education in Latin America". 23rd Annual Psychosocial Workshop.  San Francisco, Ca., USA.

 

"Planeando tu vida, sexuality and life skills for adolescents", XXV Interamerican Congress of Psychology, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

 

"Planeando tu vida: sexuality and life skills for children ages 5 to 12", XXV Interamerican Congress of Psychology, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

 

                        "Health vs addictions", Inaugural Conference of the Welcome to students National University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Reproductive health in adolescence", Faculty of Medicine, Universidad Autónoma de  San Luis Potosí, San Luis Potosí, S.L.P., Mexico.

 

"Strengthening lntergenerational Communication within the Family: An AIDS ­Prevention Strategy for Adolescents". 123rd Annual Meeting  American Public Health Association. San Diego, Ca., USA

 

                        "Acceptability of the “Reality”  female condom among selected females and males in Mexico". 123rd Annual Meeting  American Public Health Association (APHA). San Diego, Ca., USA

 

1996                                "Sexual behavior and HIV/AIDS prevention", XXIII National Congress of the Council for Education and Research in Psychology, Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, Mexico.

 

"Role of psychosocial factors in sexuality education in adolescents", XIII Annual Meeting of the Instituto Nacional de Perinatología, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

 

 

 

1996                "What is this that we cannot find in any book: talking about menstruation and ejaculation", First Colloquium on Research and the practice of Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"The Role of pharmacists and market herb vendors as abortifacient providers in Mexico City". International Union for the Scientific Study of Population.  Kovalam, Trivandrum, India.

 

"Evaluation of sexuality education programs", Second National Congress of Sexology, Federación Mexicana de Sexología, Aguascalientes, Ags., Mexico.

 

"Attitudes of health workers toward their patients: Case study of Mexico and Colombia". National Congress on  Teaching About Communication in the Health Sector.  Oxford, England.

 

"Sexual and Reproductive health: What next?'.  XXVI International Congress of Psychology.  Montreal, Canada.

 

                        "Implications of intergenerational communication for AIDS prevention among adolescents".  XXVI International Congress of Psychology,  Internacional Union of Psychological Science (IUPsyS).  Montreal, Canada.

 

"Gender based sexuality differences: A Mexico City study”.  XIII Congress of International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology.  International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology.  Montreal, Canada.

 

"Norms and values relating to sexual behaviors among adult males", VI Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico.

 

"Beliefs and norms towards HIV/AIDS prevention among women", ", VI Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico.

 

"The role of Psychology in policy development", XIII Student Congress, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

                        "Life projects: what to do about our health?", Ministry of Health of the State of Coahuila, Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico.

 

"The status of sexual health in Mexico: what is the role of higher education institutions?", Faculty of Medicine, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico.

 

1996                "Needs of Vocational Orientation in the twentieth century", First State Meeting on Vocational Orientation, Oaxaca, Mexico.

 

"Sexuality education in adolescence", Faculty of Medicine, Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon, Monterrey, N.L., Mexico.

 

"Measurement of  social expectations regarding expression of emotions in males and females", First Regional Congress of Psychology for Professionals in the Americas", Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Measuring shame", First Regional Congress of Psychology for Professionals in the Americas", Mexico City, Mexico.

 

 

1997                                "Orientation and counseling in family planning", Secretaria de Salud and United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA), Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Childhood and sexuality", IX National Congress of Social Work, National Institute of Pediatrics, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"How to guide your adolescent in hard times", Jewish Community Center, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Domestic violence: from research to action", V National Congress of Psychology, Santiago, Chile.

 

"Violence against women: a challenge for Psychology", Society of Applied Psychology, Toluca, Edo. de Mexico, Mexico.

 

 

1998                                "Psychosocial factors in sexuality education", Colegio de Bachilleres, Cuajimalpa, Mexico.

 

"Intrafamily violence", Academy of Scientific Research,  Poza Rica, Veracruz, Mexico.

 

"Values: bases for a national campaign", Consejo Nacional de la Publicidad, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"Youth culture", Universidad Iberamericana, Puebla, Mexico.

 

"The 3 M's of divorce: myths, fears (miedos), motives: the female perspective", Community Center Ramat Shalom, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

1998               “Sexual education in Latin America: lessons learned in implementing a program in public settings”. Meeting on Youth and Prevention of STD/HIV:   Findings and Future Directions. Washington, D.C. USA.

 

“Perspectives on carrying out cross-cultural evaluative research of educational and health interventions in developing countries. 24th International Congress of Applied Psychology.  San Francisco, Ca., USA

 

                        “Changing Community Norms Toward Wife Abuse: A Research and Demostration Project in Ixtacalco, Mexico. 106th Annual Convention. American Psychological Association. San Francisco, Ca., USA

 

                        “Violence Against Women in Mexico: From Research to Practice”. 106th Annual Convention. American Psychological Association. San Francisco, Ca., USA

 

“Violencia hacia la Mujer: hacia un cambio en normas y actitudes”. VII Mexican Congress of Social Psychology and III Regional Meeting of the International Association of Cross Cultural Psychology.  Toluca, State of Mexico, Mexico.

 

“Avances Recientes en Investigación Aplicada sobre Sexualidad, Violencia y SIDA en Adolescentes”. IX Latinamerican Congress of Sexology and Sexuality Education, Mexican Federation of Sexuality Education and Sexology (FEMESS), Mexico City, Mexico.

 

"I want, I love, I can: integral life skills program from preschool through adulthood", IX Latinamerican Congress of Sexology and Sexuality Education, Mexican Federation of Sexuality Education and Sexology (FEMESS), Mexico City, Mexico.

 

Global Operations Research: Improving Reproductive Health Program Performance Conference. Population Council y Frontiers Project.

 

 

1999              “Family Life Education”. Psychosocial Workshop, New York, N.Y., USA

 

"Did you know?… I am changing: research and interventions on changes in puberty",  Distribuidora Enseñanza y Multimedia Cultural, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

 

 

1999                "HIV/AIDS and the heterosexual young woman: challenges for a creative intervention", XVIII Interamerican Congress of Psychology, Caracas, Venezuela.

 

"Development and evaluation of a life skills program for children and their parents", XVIII Interamerican Congress of Psychology, Caracas, Venezuela.

 

"Sexually transmitted infections among rural women in Mexico", XVIII Interamerican Congress of Psychology, Caracas, Venezuela.

 

                        “The role of health personnel: a humanist approach”, Ministry of Health, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

 

“Life Skills: Development and evaluation of an educational program”,  Ministry of Health, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

 

“Analysis of the components of health and education interventions”,  1st. Meeting of the Network “Entre ONG’s, Summit Foundation, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

 

2000                “Evaluation of a Substance Abuse Prevention Programs”. XXVII International Congress of Psychology. International Union of Psychological Science (IUPsyS), Stockholm, Sweden.

 

“A  Needs Oriented Psychology, from Science to Action: Can Both Genders Live with it?”. XXVII International Congress of Psychology, Stockholm, Sweden.

 

“Women’s Sexuality, Power and the Relationship to Domestic Violence”.  XXVII International Congress of Psychology, Stockholm, Sweden.

 

"Changing norms, attitudes and behaviors in violence towards women", VIII Mexican Congress of Social Psychology, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

 

"The family in the new millenium", Inaugural Address of the Second International Congress for the Strengthening if the Family" Sistema de Desarrollo Integral de la Familia (DIF), Cd. Victoria, Tamaulipas, Mexico.

 

 

 

 

 

 

2000                “From research to action in life skills education”. 2nd Meeting of the Network entre ONG’s and Summit Foundation, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

 

2001                “Towards a needs oriented psychology”. Congreso Internacional de Psicología. Universidad Iberoamericana, Campus Santa Fe, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

                        “Life skills in substance  abuse prevention”, National Meeting of NGO’s on Prevention in drugs. Mentor Foundation and United Nations International Drug Control Programme (UNDCP), D.N.E., Bogota, Colombia.

 

“The role of psychology in the development and implementation of public policies”. Presidential Address, 28° Interamerican Congress of Psychology. Interamerican Society of Psychology. Santiago Chile.

 

“Healthy  sexuality  for all: the role of psychology”. Presidential Miniconvention, 109th Annual Convention. American Psychological Association (APA). San Francisco, Ca., USA.

 

“Life skills education for elementary school prevention of substance use”, Sistema Nacional de Desarrollo Integral de la Familia (DIF) and Consejo Nacional contra las Adicciones (CONADIC), Mexico City, Mexico.

 

“From research to action: sexual health in Mexico”, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, Columbia University, New York, N.Y., USA.

 

“Gender and sexual health”. Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey,  Mexico City, Mexico.

 

“A theoretical framework for the development of interventions in health and education”. 3rd Meeting of the Network entre ONG’s and Summit Foundation, Mexico City, Mexico.

 

“Sexual health and life skills education”. Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Monterrey, N.L., Mexico.

 

“Development, national implementation and evaluation of the life education program “Yo quiero, yo puedo”. Inagural address of the First State Congress of Life Skills Educaction, Sistema Nacional de Desarrollo Integral de la Familia (DIF) and Ministry of Education, Campeche, Mexico.