S H Stewart

Summary

Affiliation: Dalhousie University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Coping-anxiety and coping-depression motives predict different daily mood-drinking relationships
    Valerie V Grant
    Department of Psychology, Life Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:226-37. 2009
  2. pmc Hopelessness and Excessive Drinking among Aboriginal Adolescents: The Mediating Roles of Depressive Symptoms and Drinking to Cope
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychiatry, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, 5909 Veteran s Memorial Lane, 8th floor Abbie J Lane Memorial Building, Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 2E2
    Depress Res Treat 2011:970169. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Subtyping pathological gamblers on the basis of affective motivations for gambling: relations to gambling problems, drinking problems, and affective motivations for drinking
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:257-68. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Benzodiazepine side-effects: from the bench to the clinic
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Curr Pharm Des 8:1-3. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity and its impact on pain experiences and conditions: a state of the art
    Sherry H Stewart
    Dalhousie University, Department of Psychiatry, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 35:185-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Development and psychometric evaluation of a three-dimensional Gambling Motives Questionnaire
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Addiction 103:1110-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of midazolam on explicit vs implicit memory in a pediatric surgery setting
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Center, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4J1, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 188:489-97. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint A further examination of the time-dependent effects of oxazepam and lorazepam on implicit and explicit memory
    S E Buffett-Jerrott
    Department of Psychology, Dalhouise University, Life Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 138:344-53. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol on the response to hyperventilation of participants high and low in anxiety sensitivity
    A B MacDonald
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 24:1656-65. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychometric evaluation of the short form inventory of drinking situations (IDS-42) in a community-recruited sample of substance-abusing women
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Subst Abuse 11:305-21. 2000

Detail Information

Publications84

  1. doi request reprint Coping-anxiety and coping-depression motives predict different daily mood-drinking relationships
    Valerie V Grant
    Department of Psychology, Life Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:226-37. 2009
    ..We discuss how this identification of the unique mood triggers associated with each type of coping drinking motive can provide the basis for targeted interventions...
  2. pmc Hopelessness and Excessive Drinking among Aboriginal Adolescents: The Mediating Roles of Depressive Symptoms and Drinking to Cope
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychiatry, QEII Health Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, 5909 Veteran s Memorial Lane, 8th floor Abbie J Lane Memorial Building, Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 2E2
    Depress Res Treat 2011:970169. 2011
    ..Bootstrapping indicated that this indirect effect was significant. Both depressive symptoms and drinking to cope should be intervention targets to prevent/decrease excessive drinking among Aboriginal youth high in hopelessness...
  3. ncbi request reprint Subtyping pathological gamblers on the basis of affective motivations for gambling: relations to gambling problems, drinking problems, and affective motivations for drinking
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:257-68. 2008
    ..The findings validate this empirical approach to subtyping gamblers and suggest consistency of motives across addictive behaviors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Benzodiazepine side-effects: from the bench to the clinic
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Curr Pharm Des 8:1-3. 2002
    ..The papers presented herein should serve to stimulate future research that may ultimately help improve the quality of life of those patients living with debilitating anxiety-related conditions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity and its impact on pain experiences and conditions: a state of the art
    Sherry H Stewart
    Dalhousie University, Department of Psychiatry, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 35:185-8. 2006
    ..Finally, we make several suggestions for directions for future investigations in this burgeoning area of cognitive behavioural research and practice...
  6. ncbi request reprint Development and psychometric evaluation of a three-dimensional Gambling Motives Questionnaire
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Addiction 103:1110-7. 2008
    ..5 years) were selected to fill two groups according to scores on the South Oaks Gambling Screen: probable pathological gamblers (PPG; n = 154) and non-pathological gamblers (NPG; n = 39)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of midazolam on explicit vs implicit memory in a pediatric surgery setting
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Center, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4J1, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 188:489-97. 2006
    ..A recent within-subjects study showed that midazolam impaired explicit memory while leaving implicit memory intact in a sample of older children undergoing painful medical procedures (Pringle et al., Health Psychol 22:263-269, 2003)...
  8. ncbi request reprint A further examination of the time-dependent effects of oxazepam and lorazepam on implicit and explicit memory
    S E Buffett-Jerrott
    Department of Psychology, Dalhouise University, Life Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 138:344-53. 1998
    ..findings. The results also indicate that episodic memory is impaired by both benzodiazepines in a time-dependent fashion even when the research methodology used involves everyday memory demands...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol on the response to hyperventilation of participants high and low in anxiety sensitivity
    A B MacDonald
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 24:1656-65. 2000
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychometric evaluation of the short form inventory of drinking situations (IDS-42) in a community-recruited sample of substance-abusing women
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Subst Abuse 11:305-21. 2000
    ..We investigated the psychometric properties (factor structure, internal consistency reliability, concurrent validity) of the Short Form Inventory of Drinking Situations (IDS-42) in women substance abusers...
  11. ncbi request reprint Functional associations among trauma, PTSD, and substance-related disorders
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Addict Behav 23:797-812. 1998
    ..Finally, based on these findings, recommendations are made for the treatment of individuals with comorbid PTSD-substance use disorders...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relationships between drinking motives and drinking restraint
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Centre, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Addict Behav 25:269-74. 2000
    ..Results are discussed in terms of implications for risk for excessive and problem drinking in enhancement and coping-motivated young adult drinkers...
  13. ncbi request reprint The relations of trait anxiety, anxiety sensitivity, and sensation seeking to adolescents' motivations for alcohol, cigarette, and marijuana use
    N Comeau
    Department of Philosophy, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Addict Behav 26:803-25. 2001
    ..Implications of the findings for improving substance abuse prevention efforts for youth will be discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint An examination of differences in the time course of oxazepam's effects on implicit vs explicit memory
    S E Buffett-Jerrott
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Psychopharmacol 12:338-47. 1998
    ..The results also support the theoretical distinction between implicit and explicit memory processes, since the directly comparable implicit and explicit tasks showed different impairment curves over time...
  15. ncbi request reprint The roles of alcohol and alcohol expectancy in the dampening of responses to hyperventilation among high anxiety sensitive young adults
    A B MacDonald
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Addict Behav 26:841-67. 2001
    ..Implications of the results for future research and for the prevention and treatment of alcohol problems among high-AS individuals are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Reinforcing mood effects of alcohol in coping and enhancement motivated drinkers
    Heather Wilkie
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:829-36. 2005
    ..It was hypothesized that both potentially positive and negative reinforcing mood effects would be observed and that these effects would be moderated by drinking motive...
  17. ncbi request reprint A laboratory-based investigation of relations among video lottery terminal (VLT) play, negative mood, and alcohol consumption in regular VLT players
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Addict Behav 27:819-35. 2002
    ..Clinical and policy implications are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity mediates the relationships between childhood learning experiences and elevated hypochondriacal concerns in young adulthood
    M C Watt
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, 1355 Oxford Street, B3H 4JI, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Psychosom Res 49:107-18. 2000
    ..e., fear of anxiety-related symptoms) and trait anxiety (i.e., frequency of anxiety symptoms) in explaining these relationships...
  19. ncbi request reprint Causal modeling of relations among learning history, anxiety sensitivity, and panic attacks
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 39:443-56. 2001
    ..Implications for understanding the etiology of panic disorder are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Alcohol abuse in individuals exposed to trauma: a critical review
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax Nova, Scotia, Canada
    Psychol Bull 120:83-112. 1996
    ..Finally, the author outlines novel methods for testing theoretical hypotheses and makes suggestions for methodological improvements in future research...
  21. ncbi request reprint Heartbeat awareness and heart rate reactivity in anxiety sensitivity: a further investigation
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 15:535-53. 2001
    ..These results are consistent with the interoceptive sensitivity hypothesis. Implications of the greater heartbeat awareness of high AS individuals are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in dimensions of anxiety sensitivity
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 11:179-200. 1997
    ..Results also suggest that males and females differ on these various AS dimensions in ways consistent with sex role socialization practices...
  23. ncbi request reprint Tendency to catastrophize somatic sensations: pain catastrophizing and anxiety sensitivity in predicting headache
    Deanna N Drahovzal
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 35:226-35. 2006
    ..Limitations and implications of this research, as well as recommendations for future research directions are discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Differences in high and low anxiety sensitive women's responses to a laboratory-based cold pressor task
    Lindsay S Uman
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 35:189-97. 2006
    ..g. pain threshold, pain tolerance, pain recovery). These results support the role of pain-related fear as a mediating variable between AS and increased perceived pain intensity...
  25. ncbi request reprint Exploring differential patterns of situational risk for binge eating and heavy drinking
    Cheryl D Birch
    Dalhousie University, Psychology Department, 1355 Oxford Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1
    Addict Behav 32:433-48. 2007
    ..Implications of findings for the treatment of co-occurring binge eating and heavy drinking in women are discussed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Why do women with alcohol problems binge eat? Exploring connections between binge eating and heavy drinking in women receiving treatment for alcohol problems
    Sherry H Stewart
    Dalhousie University, Canada
    J Health Psychol 11:409-25. 2006
    ..e. emotional relief or reward functions). We discuss implications of the findings for the development of better treatments for women struggling with both health issues...
  27. ncbi request reprint Heart rate increase to alcohol administration and video lottery terminal play among probable pathological gamblers and nonpathological gamblers
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 20:53-61. 2006
    ..However, PPGs were not more susceptible to alcohol- and/or VLT play-induced heart rate accelerations than were NPGs. Implications for gambling/alcohol-disorder comorbidity are discussed...
  28. ncbi request reprint High levels of impulsivity may contraindicate midazolam premedication in children
    G Allen Finley
    IWK Health Centre, 5850 University Ave, P O Box 9700, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 6R8, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 53:73-8. 2006
    ..To investigate the effects of midazolam on emotional reactivity during induction of anesthesia in a pediatric day surgery setting. A secondary purpose was to determine if these effects were influenced by child temperament factors...
  29. ncbi request reprint Is beer the drink of choice for women with alcohol use problems? --Positive alcohol outcome expectancies as a function of beverage type
    Kris Devoulyte
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Life Science Centre, 1355 Oxford Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1
    Addict Behav 31:1133-43. 2006
    ..Clinical implications of the findings and future research directions are discussed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Alcohol's effects on video lottery terminal (VLT) play among probable pathological and non-pathological gamblers
    Michael Ellery
    Dalhousie Gambling Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Life Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, 1355 Oxford Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3H 4J1
    J Gambl Stud 21:299-324. 2005
    ..Clinical and policy implications of the findings are discussed...
  31. ncbi request reprint Introduction to the special issue on ''relations between gambling and alcohol use''
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Phychology, Life Science Centre, Dalhousie University, 1355 Oxford Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3H 4J1
    J Gambl Stud 21:223-31. 2005
    ..We conclude by describing some of the novel contributions of each of the empirical studies from within the context of these theoretical models...
  32. doi request reprint Development and psychometric evaluation of a 10-item short form inventory of gambling situations
    Caitlin Smith
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3H4J1, Canada
    J Gambl Stud 27:115-28. 2011
    ..49 [positive]), supporting the criterion validity of the IGS-10. Since minimal information is lost when using the IGS-10, the short form may prove particularly useful when respondent burden prevents using the full IGS-63...
  33. ncbi request reprint A brief cognitive-behavioral approach to reducing anxiety sensitivity decreases pain-related anxiety
    Margo C Watt
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 35:248-56. 2006
    ..Implications for improving CBT approaches for pain disorders are discussed...
  34. ncbi request reprint Exploring perceptions of alcohol use as self-medication for depression among women receiving community-based treatment for alcohol problems
    Catrina G Brown
    School of Social Work, Dalhousie University, 6414 Coburg Road, Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 3J5
    J Prev Interv Community 35:33-47. 2008
    ..The use of alcohol as an attempt to escape difficult emotions or alternatively to produce positive emotional experiences is discussed within the gendered context of the stories women tell about their depression and alcohol use...
  35. ncbi request reprint What constitutes prescription drug misuse? Problems and pitfalls of current conceptualizations
    Sean P Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Curr Drug Abuse Rev 1:255-62. 2008
    ..In the present review many of the problems and challenges for adequately defining prescription drug misuse will be overviewed and recommendations will be made on how to better characterize this phenomenon...
  36. ncbi request reprint Early temperament prospectively predicts anxiety in later childhood
    Valerie V Grant
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 54:320-30. 2009
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint The structure of drinking motives in First Nations adolescents in Nova Scotia
    Christopher J Mushquash
    Dalhousie University, Department of Psychology, Life Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 4J1, Canada
    Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res 15:33-52. 2008
    ..The factor structure of the Drinking Motives Questionnaire - Revised (DMQ-R; Cooper, 1994) was examined in a sample of First Nations (i.e., Mi'kmaq) adolescents...
  38. ncbi request reprint The mood-induced activation of implicit alcohol cognition in enhancement and coping motivated drinkers
    Cheryl D Birch
    Dalhousie University, Psychology Department, Life Sciences Centre, 1355 Oxford Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3H 4J1
    Addict Behav 33:565-81. 2008
    ..This research has implications for experimental cognitive research and it highlights the potential utility of treatment matching according to drinking motives (e.g., EM) to improve clinical outcomes...
  39. ncbi request reprint Impact of positive and anxious mood on implicit alcohol-related cognitions in internally motivated undergraduate drinkers
    Valerie V Grant
    Department of Psychology, Life Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Addict Behav 32:2226-37. 2007
    ..e., an attentional bias toward) alcohol (vs. non-alcohol) target words...
  40. ncbi request reprint Psychometric evaluation of the five-factor Modified Drinking Motives Questionnaire--Revised in undergraduates
    Valerie V Grant
    Department of Psychology, Life Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1
    Addict Behav 32:2611-32. 2007
    ..Notably, coping-anxiety and coping-depression motives were distinctly related to alcohol consumption and alcohol problems...
  41. ncbi request reprint Robust dimensions of anxiety sensitivity: development and initial validation of the Anxiety Sensitivity Index-3
    Steven Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Psychol Assess 19:176-88. 2007
    ..The ASI-3 displayed generally good performance on other indices of reliability and validity, along with evidence of improved psychometric properties over the original ASI...
  42. ncbi request reprint Impact of experimentally induced positive and anxious mood on alcohol expectancy strength in internally motivated drinkers
    Valerie V Grant
    Department of Psychology, Life Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 36:102-11. 2007
    ..e., anxious and depressed affect) in exploring the affective antecedents of explicit alcohol outcome expectancies...
  43. ncbi request reprint The relationship between social anxiety disorder and alcohol use disorders: a critical review
    Eric P Morris
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Centre, 1355 Oxford Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:734-60. 2005
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Heart rate increase to alcohol administration and video lottery terminal (VLT) play among regular VLT players
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 19:94-8. 2005
    ..Results provide novel information that the combination of VLT play and alcohol further intensifies heart rate increase relative to either alone. Implications for pathological gambling and alcohol use disorder comorbidity are discussed...
  45. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in Childhood Anxiety Sensitivity Index (CASI) dimensions
    Trudi M Walsh
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 4J1
    J Anxiety Disord 18:695-706. 2004
    ..The present study provides additional support for the theoretical hierarchical structure of AS and suggests that there is a difference in the manifestation of AS between girls and boys...
  46. ncbi request reprint Further examination of the psychometric properties of the comprehensive effects of alcohol questionnaire
    Ivan Valdivia
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 34:22-33. 2005
    ..Theoretical and clinical implications are discussed...
  47. ncbi request reprint Mood-induced increases in alcohol expectancy strength in internally motivated drinkers
    Cheryl D Birch
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 18:231-8. 2004
    ..Theoretical and clinical implications are discussed...
  48. ncbi request reprint The relations of PTSD symptoms to alcohol use and coping drinking in volunteers who responded to the Swissair Flight 111 airline disaster
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, 1355 Oxford St, Halifax, NS, Canada B3H 4J1
    J Anxiety Disord 18:51-68. 2004
    ..We discuss ways in which the information gleaned from this sample can be used to improve disaster response planning to minimize the probability of maladaptive coping drinking among volunteers...
  49. pmc Anxiety sensitivity and aspects of alexithymia are independently and uniquely associated with posttraumatic distress
    Marc Zahradnik
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Trauma Stress 22:131-8. 2009
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of potential clinical implications...
  50. ncbi request reprint The relations of anxiety sensitivity, experiential avoidance, and alexithymic coping to young adults' motivations for drinking
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Centre, 1355 Oxford Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1
    Behav Modif 26:274-96. 2002
    ..They also review implications for refinements of behavior therapy for problem drinkers...
  51. ncbi request reprint Recent research on the comorbidity of alcoholism and pathological gambling
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychology SHS, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:285-91. 2003
    ..The symposium highlighted novel approaches that researchers are using to enhance understanding of functional relations that may underlie this common comorbidity...
  52. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and sedative effects of benzodiazepine use
    S E Buffett-Jerrott
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Center, 1355 Oxford Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1
    Curr Pharm Des 8:45-58. 2002
    ..The theoretical and clinical implications of benzodiazepine-induced memory impairments are discussed...
  53. ncbi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity and situation-specific drinking
    S B Samoluk
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 12:407-19. 1998
    ..g., negatively reinforcing drinking situations) which place them at greatest risk for alcohol misuse...
  54. ncbi request reprint Introduction to the Special Issue on "Anxiety Sensitivity and Addictive Behaviors"
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Centre, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Addict Behav 26:775-85. 2001
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Illness Attitudes Scale dimensions and their associations with anxiety-related constructs in a nonclinical sample
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 38:83-99. 2000
    ....
  56. doi request reprint A further investigation of the relations of anxiety sensitivity to smoking motives
    Susan R Battista
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Addict Behav 33:1402-8. 2008
    ..Implications for designing targeted tobacco interventions for high AS smokers are discussed...
  57. ncbi request reprint A critical review of laboratory-based studies examining the relationships of social anxiety and alcohol intake
    Susan R Battista
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 4J1, Canada
    Curr Drug Abuse Rev 3:3-22. 2010
    ..g., cognitive and behavioural outcomes relevant to social anxiety)...
  58. ncbi request reprint Experiences of harm reduction among women with alcohol use problems
    Catrina G Brown
    School of Social Work, Dalhousie University, Halifax
    Can J Commun Ment Health 24:95-113. 2005
    ..The findings here raise questions about whether or not clients receive sufficient education about harm reduction and controlled drinking and make adequately informed choices...
  59. ncbi request reprint 'We Will Never Ever Forget.': the Swissair flight 111 disaster and its impact on volunteers and communities
    Terry L Mitchell
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Dalhousie University, Canada
    J Health Psychol 9:245-62. 2004
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Context effects on alcohol cognitions
    Marvin Krank
    Department of Psychology, Okanagan University College, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:196-206. 2005
    ..The findings have direct implications for improving methods of predicting alcohol use and in understanding the role of alcohol cognitions in various contexts associated with alcohol use...
  61. ncbi request reprint Relations between dietary restraint and patterns of alcohol use in young adult women
    S H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 14:77-82. 2000
    ..Thus, chronic dieting appears to be related to a relatively heavy drinking pattern that can be characterized as potentially risky, due to its established associations with adverse health and social consequences...
  62. ncbi request reprint Etiology of the dimensions of anxiety sensitivity: a behavioral-genetic analysis
    Steven Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 2A1, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 22:899-914. 2008
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Childhood anxiety sensitivity index factors predict unique variance in DSM-IV anxiety disorder symptoms
    Elizabeth N McLaughlin
    Pediatric Health Psychology, IWK Health Centre, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 36:210-9. 2007
    ..g. CASI Social Concerns scores predicted Social Phobia symptoms). Overall, this study demonstrates that there is added value in measuring AS factors in children and adolescents...
  64. ncbi request reprint Antecedent-consequence conditions in maternal mood and child adjustment: a four-year cross-lagged study
    Frank J Elgar
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:362-74. 2003
    ..These findings indicate that maternal depression increases the risk of adjustment problems in children, and vice versa, underscoring the intergenerational transmission of psychopathology...
  65. ncbi request reprint Prevention and intervention strategies to alleviate preoperative anxiety in children: a critical review
    Kristi D Wright
    Department of Psychiatry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Behav Modif 31:52-79. 2007
    ..The present article reviews the existing research on the various modes of intervention for preoperative anxiety in children. Clinical implications and future directions are discussed...
  66. doi request reprint When are parents helpful? A randomized clinical trial of the efficacy of parental presence for pediatric anesthesia
    Kristi D Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Regina, Canada
    Can J Anaesth 57:751-8. 2010
    ..e., separation from parents and placement of the face mask for anesthetic induction...
  67. ncbi request reprint Effects of alcohol on cardiovascular reactivity and the mediation of aggressive behaviour in adult men and women
    Peter N S Hoaken
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Alcohol Alcohol 38:84-92. 2003
    ..The current study examined these hypotheses employing heart rate and blood pressure as physiological indices of arousal, examining whether arousal differed by alcohol group, and if this related to level of aggression...
  68. ncbi request reprint Manipulations of the features of standard video lottery terminal (VLT) games: effects in pathological and non-pathological gamblers
    P Loba
    Dalhousie Gambling Laboratory, Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Centre, 1355 Oxford Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4J1
    J Gambl Stud 17:297-320. 2001
    ..Before advocating harm reduction policies such as lowering sensory features of VLT games to reduce potential harm to pathological gamblers, it is important to replicate findings in a more naturalistic setting, such as a real bar...
  69. ncbi request reprint Parental problem drinking and anxiety disorder symptoms in adult offspring: examining the mediating role of anxiety sensitivity components
    P S MacPherson
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Life Sciences Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Addict Behav 26:917-34. 2001
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint The context-specific positive alcohol outcome expectancies of university women
    H A MacLatchy-Gaudet
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Addict Behav 26:31-49. 2001
    ..The theoretical and clinical importance of identifying drinking context when examining alcohol expectancies is discussed...
  71. ncbi request reprint New developments in prevention and early intervention for alcohol abuse in youths
    Sherry H Stewart
    Department of Psychology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:278-86. 2005
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint Contingent gambling-drinking patterns and problem drinking severity moderate implicit gambling-alcohol associations in problem gamblers
    Martin Zack
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Gambl Stud 21:325-54. 2005
    ..Such associations can promote drinking and its attendant effects (e.g., poor decision-making) in problem gamblers, and thus, may contribute to co-morbid gambling and alcohol use disorders...
  73. ncbi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity taxonicity across gender among youth
    Amit Bernstein
    Department of Psychology, The University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:679-98. 2006
    ..These findings are discussed in terms of their implications for the study of AS and panic vulnerability among youth...
  74. ncbi request reprint Temporal relations in daily-reported maternal mood and disruptive child behavior
    Frank J Elgar
    School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, Glamorgan Building, King Edward VII Avenue, Cardiff CF10 3WT, Wales, United Kingdom
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 32:237-47. 2004
    ..Mutual influences on maternal and child functioning were interpreted in the context of interpersonal mechanisms that mediate psychological problems within families and their implications for treatment...
  75. ncbi request reprint Taxometric and factor analytic models of anxiety sensitivity: integrating approaches to latent structural research
    Amit Bernstein
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Psychol Assess 19:74-87. 2007
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  76. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of cognitive-behavioral interventions targeting personality risk factors for youth alcohol misuse
    Patricia J Conrod
    Department of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Section of Addiction, King s College London, University of London, London, UK
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 35:550-63. 2006
    ..Intent-to-treat analyses indicated beneficial effects of the intervention and Intervention x Personality interactions on drinking rates, drinking quantity, binge drinking, and problem drinking symptoms at 4-month follow-up...
  77. ncbi request reprint The validity of the brief version of the Fear of Negative Evaluation Scale
    Kerry A Collins
    London Health Sciences Centre, W818 Victoria Campus, London, Ont, Canada N6A 4G5
    J Anxiety Disord 19:345-59. 2005
    ..These research findings strongly support the validity of the FNEB and its clinical utility as an outcome measure in social anxiety treatment...
  78. ncbi request reprint Effects of benzodiazepines on explicit memory in a paediatric surgery setting
    Susan E Buffett-Jerrott
    Bedford Sackville Community Mental Health IWK, 70 Memory Lane, Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, Canada B4C 2J3
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 168:377-86. 2003
    ..Many laboratory-based studies indicate that benzodiazepines impair explicit memory performance, increase sedation, and impair attention...
  79. ncbi request reprint How stable is the motive-alcohol use link? A cross-national validation of the Drinking Motives Questionnaire Revised among adolescents from Switzerland, Canada, and the United States
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Avenue Ruchonnet 14, Post Office Box 870, 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:388-96. 2008
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  80. ncbi request reprint Drugs of abuse and the elicitation of human aggressive behavior
    Peter N S Hoaken
    Department of Psychology, University of Western Ontario, London ON, Canada N6A 5C2
    Addict Behav 28:1533-54. 2003
    ..Conclusions and policy implications are briefly discussed...
  81. ncbi request reprint Taxonicity of anxiety sensitivity: a multi-national analysis
    Amit Bernstein
    The University of Vermont, Department of Psychology, 2 Colchester Avenue, John Dewey Hall, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 20:1-22. 2006
    ..Results are discussed in relation to the conceptual understanding of anxiety sensitivity, with specific emphasis on theoretical refinement of the construct...
  82. ncbi request reprint Is CBT already the dominant paradigm in psychotherapy research and practice?
    Gerhard Andersson
    Cogn Behav Ther 34:1-2. 2005
  83. ncbi request reprint Mutual influences on maternal depression and child adjustment problems
    Frank J Elgar
    Cardiff Institute of Society, Health and Ethics, Cardiff University, 53 Park Place, CF10 3WT, Wales, UK
    Clin Psychol Rev 24:441-59. 2004
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  84. ncbi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity in six countries
    Michael J Zvolensky
    Anxiety and Health Research Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, John Dewey Hall, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Behav Res Ther 41:841-59. 2003
    ..Partial correlations indicated that both factors are useful in accounting for variance in symptom measures. We discuss the results of this investigation in relation to the cross-cultural assessment of the anxiety sensitivity construct...