Michel J Dugas

Summary

Affiliation: Concordia University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. pmc A randomized clinical trial of cognitive-behavioral therapy and applied relaxation for adults with generalized anxiety disorder
    Michel J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Ther 41:46-58. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Intolerance of uncertainty, fear of anxiety, and adolescent worry
    Michel J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:863-70. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Defining distinct negative beliefs about uncertainty: validating the factor structure of the Intolerance of Uncertainty Scale
    Kathryn A Sexton
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychol Assess 21:176-86. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Generalized anxiety disorder: a comparison of symptom change in adults receiving cognitive-behavioral therapy or applied relaxation
    Eleanor Donegan
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:490-6. 2012
  9. 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
  10. doi request reprint Generalized anxiety disorder publications: where do we stand a decade later?
    Michel J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 24:780-4. 2010

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Publications22

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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)...
  4. 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...
  5. pmc A randomized clinical trial of cognitive-behavioral therapy and applied relaxation for adults with generalized anxiety disorder
    Michel J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Ther 41:46-58. 2010
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  6. doi request reprint Intolerance of uncertainty, fear of anxiety, and adolescent worry
    Michel J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 40:863-70. 2012
    ..The findings show that relative to fear of anxiety, intolerance of uncertainty may play a greater role in the etiology of worry in adolescents...
  7. doi request reprint Defining distinct negative beliefs about uncertainty: validating the factor structure of the Intolerance of Uncertainty Scale
    Kathryn A Sexton
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychol Assess 21:176-86. 2009
    ..Both factors showed similarly high correlations with pathological worry, and Factor 1 showed stronger correlations with generalized anxiety disorder analogue status, trait anxiety, somatic anxiety, and depressive symptomatology...
  8. doi request reprint Generalized anxiety disorder: a comparison of symptom change in adults receiving cognitive-behavioral therapy or applied relaxation
    Eleanor Donegan
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:490-6. 2012
    ..Specifically, we asked whether change in worry accounted for change over time in somatic anxiety (or the reverse) to the same degree in CBT and AR...
  9. 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...
  10. doi request reprint Generalized anxiety disorder publications: where do we stand a decade later?
    Michel J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 24:780-4. 2010
    ..Given that citation analysis appears to be a valid indicator of research progress, the current findings suggest that research on GAD continues to lag behind research on most other anxiety disorders...
  11. pmc Cognitive behavioural therapy and applied relaxation for generalized anxiety disorder: a time series analysis of change in worry and somatic anxiety
    Michel J Dugas
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 38:29-41. 2009
    ..The findings are discussed in terms of models of psychopathology that posit dynamic interactions between symptom clusters and in terms of the value of examining treatment mechanisms at the individual level...
  12. doi request reprint The role of anger in generalized anxiety disorder
    Sonya S Deschenes
    Department of Psychology, Concordia University, and Hôpital du Sacré Coeur de Montréal, 7141 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H4B 1R6
    Cogn Behav Ther 41:261-71. 2012
    ..124 and .198, respectively). Elevated levels of multiple dimensions of anger characterize individuals who meet diagnostic criteria for GAD...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...