- Accounting for intrusive thoughts in PTSD: Contributions of cognitive control and deliberate regulation strategies
University of California, Department of Psychiatry, 9500 Gilman Drive, MC 8505, La Jolla, CA 92037, San Diego, USA VA San Diego Center of Excellence for Stress and Mental Health, 3350 La Jolla Village Dr, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA Electronic address
J Affect Disord 192:184-90. 2016
..The current study sought to examine the joint contribution of these two factors on intrusive thoughts in PTSD...
- Course of symptom change during anxiety treatment: Reductions in anxiety and depression in patients completing the Coordinated Anxiety Learning and Management program
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA Electronic address
Psychiatry Res 229:133-42. 2015
..Limitations of the methodology and implications of anxiety treatment for depression outcomes are discussed. ..
- Suicidal ideation and risk factors in primary care patients with anxiety disorders
SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA 92037, USA
Psychiatry Res 209:60-5. 2013
..Results highlight the complex determinants of suicidal behavior and the need for more nuanced suicide assessment in this population, including evaluation of comorbidity and general functioning. ..
- A consideration of select pre-trauma factors as key vulnerabilities in PTSD
San Diego State University University of California, San Diego, Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, La Jolla, CA, USA
Clin Psychol Rev 32:630-41. 2012
..For each factor, the present review summarizes evidence to date regarding PTSD vulnerability and highlights directions for future research in this area...
- The relationship between cognitive control and posttraumatic stress symptoms
San Diego State University University of California, San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, USA
J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:844-8. 2012
..By this account, the relationship between cognitive control and emotional disorders would be specific to symptoms associated with intrusive cognitions, such as re-experiencing symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
- Working memory capacity in generalized social phobia
Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, CA 92120 4913, USA
J Abnorm Psychol 120:504-9. 2011
..This enhanced working memory capacity for threat-relevant information may be the result of practice with this information in generalized social phobia...
- Interference control training for PTSD: A randomized controlled trial of a novel computer-based intervention
University of California, San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, San Diego, CA, United States Electronic address
J Anxiety Disord 34:33-42. 2015
..Cognitive training of this type may hold promise as a novel intervention for reducing PTSD symptoms, although the mechanism of action and implications for models of PTSD requires future study. ..
- The theoretical and empirical basis for meditation as an intervention for PTSD
Ariel J Lang
VA San Diego Healthcare System VASDHS, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
Behav Modif 36:759-86. 2012
..Empirical evidence of the efficacy of meditation for PTSD is very limited but holds some promise. Additional evaluation of meditation-based treatment appears to be warranted...
- Emerging interventions for PTSD: future directions for clinical care and research
Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, University of California, San Diego, USA
Neuropharmacology 62:607-16. 2012
..This article is part of a Special Issue entitled 'Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder'...
- Malleability of attentional bias for positive emotional information and anxiety vulnerability
Charles T Taylor
SDSU UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, CA, USA
Emotion 11:127-38. 2011
..The current findings point to the potential value of considering the role of positive emotional processing in anxiety vulnerability...