M J Dugas

Summary

Affiliation: Concordia University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Group cognitive-behavioral therapy for generalized anxiety disorder: treatment outcome and long-term follow-up
    Michel J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University and Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:821-5. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of GAD. Targeting intolerance of uncertainty in two types of worry
    M J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Modif 24:635-57. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Strategies used with intrusive thoughts: a comparison of OCD patients with anxious and community controls
    R Ladouceur
    Psychology Department, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 109:179-87. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a cognitive-behavioral treatment for generalized anxiety disorder: evaluation in a controlled clinical trial
    R Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:957-64. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Problem solving and problem orientation in generalized anxiety disorder
    R Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 12:139-52. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint The Intolerance of Uncertainty Scale: psychometric properties of the English version
    K Buhr
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 40:931-45. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Worry: daily self-report in clinical and non-clinical populations
    - Dupuy J-B
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 39:1249-55. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Generalized anxiety disorder publications: so where do we stand?
    M J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 14:31-40. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint The Cognitive Avoidance Questionnaire: validation of the English translation
    Kathryn A Sexton
    Concordia University, Department of Psychology, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, L PY 170, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4B 1R6
    J Anxiety Disord 22:355-70. 2008
  10. pmc Can the components of a cognitive model predict the severity of generalized anxiety disorder?
    Michel J Dugas
    Concordia University and Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Ther 38:169-78. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Group cognitive-behavioral therapy for generalized anxiety disorder: treatment outcome and long-term follow-up
    Michel J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University and Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:821-5. 2003
    ..Results show that the treatment group, relative to the wait-list group, had greater posttest improvement on all dependent variables and that treated participants made further gains over the 2-year follow-up phase of the study...
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of GAD. Targeting intolerance of uncertainty in two types of worry
    M J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Modif 24:635-57. 2000
    ..At 12-month follow-up, none of the subjects met GAD diagnostic criteria but end-state functioning was variable. The results also show that treatment outcome was highly related to change in intolerance of uncertainty...
  3. ncbi request reprint Strategies used with intrusive thoughts: a comparison of OCD patients with anxious and community controls
    R Ladouceur
    Psychology Department, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 109:179-87. 2000
    ..The results identify both common and differential characteristics of intrusive cognition in anxiety disorders...
  4. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a cognitive-behavioral treatment for generalized anxiety disorder: evaluation in a controlled clinical trial
    R Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:957-64. 2000
    ..Although nonspecific factors were not significant predictors of treatment outcome, their role in the treatment of GAD requires further investigation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Problem solving and problem orientation in generalized anxiety disorder
    R Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 12:139-52. 1998
    ..The findings are discussed in terms of their theoretical and clinical implications...
  6. ncbi request reprint The Intolerance of Uncertainty Scale: psychometric properties of the English version
    K Buhr
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 40:931-45. 2002
    ..Overall, this study suggests that the IUS is a sound measure of intolerance of uncertainty and supports the idea that intolerance of uncertainty is an important construct involved in worry...
  7. ncbi request reprint Worry: daily self-report in clinical and non-clinical populations
    - Dupuy J-B
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 39:1249-55. 2001
    ..It was found that the non-GAD group reported less time spent worrying on a daily basis as well as a lower tendency to worry than the GAD group. Results are discussed in terms of treatment implications...
  8. ncbi request reprint Generalized anxiety disorder publications: so where do we stand?
    M J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 14:31-40. 2000
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  9. ncbi request reprint The Cognitive Avoidance Questionnaire: validation of the English translation
    Kathryn A Sexton
    Concordia University, Department of Psychology, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, L PY 170, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4B 1R6
    J Anxiety Disord 22:355-70. 2008
    ..Specifically, the CAQ was negatively correlated with vigilance in controllable situations and positively correlated with both information-avoidance in controllable situations and information-seeking in uncontrollable situations...
  10. pmc Can the components of a cognitive model predict the severity of generalized anxiety disorder?
    Michel J Dugas
    Concordia University and Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Ther 38:169-78. 2007
    ..The theoretical and clinical implications of the findings are discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Comorbidity in generalized anxiety disorder: prevalence and course after cognitive-behavioural therapy]
    Martin D Provencher
    Unité de thérapie cognitivo comportementale, Departement de Psychiatrie, Hôtel Dieu de Lévis, Levis, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 51:91-9. 2006
    ..To evaluate the prevalence and course of Axis I concurrent disorders in a population of patients who underwent cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) to treat their generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy for comorbid generalized anxiety disorder and panic disorder with agoraphobia
    Joane Labrecque
    Departement de Psychologie, Université du Québec à Montréal and Hôpital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Canada
    Behav Modif 30:383-410. 2006
    ..The 3rd participant also improved but achieved moderate endstate functioning. The strengths and limitations of the treatment are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Investigating the construct validity of intolerance of uncertainty and its unique relationship with worry
    Kristin Buhr
    Department of Psychology py 170, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Que, Canada H4B 1R6
    J Anxiety Disord 20:222-36. 2006
    ..Overall, the findings provide evidence of construct validity and underscore the role of intolerance of uncertainty in the conceptualization of worry...
  14. ncbi request reprint Further validation of a cognitive-behavioral model of generalized anxiety disorder: diagnostic and symptom specificity
    Michel J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Que, Canada H4B 1R6
    J Anxiety Disord 19:329-43. 2005
    ..Taken together, these findings provide further support for the link between intolerance of uncertainty and GAD and underscore the importance of pursuing the issue of specificity from both a diagnostic and symptom perspective...
  15. ncbi request reprint Negative problem orientation (Part I): psychometric properties of a new measure
    Melisa Robichaud
    Department of Psychology py 170, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 43:391-401. 2005
    ..The findings suggest that the NPOQ is a measure with sound psychometric properties that will be a valuable tool in future research on problem orientation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Understanding adolescent worry: the application of a cognitive model
    Nina Laugesen
    Centre for Research in Human Development, Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 31:55-64. 2003
    ..These results suggest that intolerance of uncertainty plays a key role in our understanding of adolescent worry...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral treatment of generalized anxiety disorder among adolescents: a case series
    Eliane Leger
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:327-30. 2003
    ..Minimal to moderate improvement was observed for other participants. Factors that may explain these differences are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of cognitive-behavioral therapy for comorbid panic disorder with agoraphobia and generalized anxiety disorder
    Joane Labrecque
    Université du Québec à Montréal Hôpital Louis H Lafontaine, Montreal, Canada
    Behav Modif 31:616-37. 2007
    ..It therefore appears that the combined treatment is relatively effective for PDA-GAD comorbidity. Possible avenues for improving the treatment are suggested...
  19. ncbi request reprint Negative problem orientation (Part II): construct validity and specificity to worry
    Melisa Robichaud
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Que, Canada H4B 1R6
    Behav Res Ther 43:403-12. 2005
    ..Implications for the understanding of worry and GAD are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in worry and associated cognitive-behavioral variables
    Melisa Robichaud
    Department of Psychology, Centre for Research in Human Development, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Que, Canada H4B 1R6
    J Anxiety Disord 17:501-16. 2003
    ..Moreover, when both variables were controlled, the significant prediction of gender to worry disappeared. Hypotheses accounting for gender differences in thought suppression and negative problem orientation are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Benzodiazepine discontinuation among adults with GAD: A randomized trial of cognitive-behavioral therapy
    Patrick Gosselin
    Department of Psychology, Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:908-19. 2006
    ..The number of patients who no longer met GAD criteria was also greater in the CBT condition. The addition of specific CBT components thus seemed to facilitate benzodiazepine tapering among patients with GAD...
  22. ncbi request reprint The impact of written exposure on worry: a preliminary investigation
    Natalie Goldman
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Modif 31:512-38. 2007
    ..In contrast, worry and depression scores predicted subsequent intolerance of uncertainty scores in the control group...