R Ladouceur

Summary

Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A national survey of gambling problems in Canada
    Brian J Cox
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 50:213-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pathological gambling in Quebec in 2002
    Robert Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 50:451-6. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Harm Reduction and electronic gambling machines: does this pair make a happy couple or is divorce foreseen?
    Michael Cantinotti
    Centre québécois d excellence pour la prévention et le traitement du jeu, Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada, G1K 7P4
    J Gambl Stud 24:39-54. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Self-exclusion program: a longitudinal evaluation study
    Robert Ladouceur
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    J Gambl Stud 23:85-94. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Group therapy for pathological gamblers: a cognitive approach
    R Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, G1K 7P4, Ste Foy, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 41:587-96. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Video lottery: winning expectancies and arousal
    Robert Ladouceur
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Addiction 98:733-8. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral treatment of generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) for older adults
    Robert Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, QC, Canada G1K 7P4
    Int Psychogeriatr 16:195-207. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Is control a viable goal in the treatment of pathological gambling?
    Robert Ladouceur
    School of Psychology, Laval University, 2325, rue des Bibliothèques, Quebec G1V 0A6, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 47:189-97. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Perceptions among pathological and nonpathological gamblers
    Robert Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    Addict Behav 29:555-65. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Awareness promotion about excessive gambling among video lottery retailers
    Robert Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada, G1K 7P4
    J Gambl Stud 20:181-5. 2004

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Publications70

  1. ncbi request reprint A national survey of gambling problems in Canada
    Brian J Cox
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 50:213-7. 2005
    ..To date, there has never been a national survey of gambling problems with representative interprovincial data. Using a new survey, we sought to compare prevalence figures across the 10 Canadian provinces...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of pathological gambling in Quebec in 2002
    Robert Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 50:451-6. 2005
    ..To assess gambling behaviours and the problems associated with pathological gambling among the adult population of Quebec in 2002...
  3. ncbi request reprint Harm Reduction and electronic gambling machines: does this pair make a happy couple or is divorce foreseen?
    Michael Cantinotti
    Centre québécois d excellence pour la prévention et le traitement du jeu, Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, Canada, G1K 7P4
    J Gambl Stud 24:39-54. 2008
    ..The results show that HR has been over-inclusive in the field of gambling. A specific and operational definition and application of the HR framework is required for HR to be useful for the advancement of research in the gambling field...
  4. ncbi request reprint Self-exclusion program: a longitudinal evaluation study
    Robert Ladouceur
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    J Gambl Stud 23:85-94. 2007
    ..The clinical implications of the results are discussed in relation to the effectiveness of the program. Suggestions are provided in order to increase compliance of self-excluded patrons...
  5. ncbi request reprint Group therapy for pathological gamblers: a cognitive approach
    R Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, G1K 7P4, Ste Foy, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 41:587-96. 2003
    ..Recommendations for group interventions are discussed, focusing on the cognitive correction of erroneous perceptions toward the notion of randomness...
  6. ncbi request reprint Video lottery: winning expectancies and arousal
    Robert Ladouceur
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    Addiction 98:733-8. 2003
    ..This study investigates the effects of video lottery players' expectancies of winning on physiological and subjective arousal...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral treatment of generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) for older adults
    Robert Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, QC, Canada G1K 7P4
    Int Psychogeriatr 16:195-207. 2004
    ..The present study tests a GAD-specific treatment recently validated among adults (Ladouceur et al., 2000) and adapted for older adults...
  8. doi request reprint Is control a viable goal in the treatment of pathological gambling?
    Robert Ladouceur
    School of Psychology, Laval University, 2325, rue des Bibliothèques, Quebec G1V 0A6, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 47:189-97. 2009
    ..However, few variables were identified to predict who would benefit from control rather than abstinence. The clinical and philosophical implications of these results are discussed in this paper...
  9. ncbi request reprint Perceptions among pathological and nonpathological gamblers
    Robert Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    Addict Behav 29:555-65. 2004
    ..The theoretical and clinical implications of these results are discussed in order to improve the effectiveness of treatment interventions for pathological gamblers...
  10. ncbi request reprint Awareness promotion about excessive gambling among video lottery retailers
    Robert Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada, G1K 7P4
    J Gambl Stud 20:181-5. 2004
    ..The practical implications of these results are briefly discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Modifying youths' perception toward pathological gamblers
    Robert Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    Addict Behav 30:351-4. 2005
    ..The implications of these results for the prevention of gambling problems are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Controlled gambling for pathological gamblers
    Robert Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, QC, Canada, G1K 7P4
    J Gambl Stud 21:49-59. 2005
    ..This paper examines the avenue of controlled gambling embedded in a harm reduction context as a viable solution for some pathological gamblers...
  13. ncbi request reprint Structural characteristics of video lotteries: effects of a stopping device on illusion of control and gambling persistence
    Robert Ladouceur
    School of Psychology, University Laval, Quebec QC, Canada, G1K 7P4
    J Gambl Stud 21:117-31. 2005
    ..The theoretical and practical implications of these results are discussed in the context of responsible gambling policies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Concordance between the SOGS-RA and the DSM-IV criteria for pathological gambling among youth
    Robert Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Province of Quebec, Quebec G1K 7P4, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 19:271-6. 2005
    ..The need to clarify the construct of pathological gambling among youth is discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pathological gamblers: inpatients' versus outpatients' characteristics
    Robert Ladouceur
    School of Psychology, Laval University, G1K 7P4, Quebec, QC, Canada
    J Gambl Stud 22:443-50. 2006
    ..Similar results were obtained on most other related variables such as anxiety, depression, alcohol consumption, and comorbidity. These results are discussed in terms of the costs and benefits of these two treatment modalities...
  16. ncbi request reprint Symbols presentation modality as a determinant of gambling behavior
    Robert Ladouceur
    Department of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    J Psychol 136:443-8. 2002
    ..The authors discuss the relationship between modality of presentation, hopes of an imminent win, losses, and practical and theoretical issues about other cognitive and emotional elements that may influence gamblers' behaviors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cognitive treatment of pathological gamblers
    R Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Que, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 36:1111-9. 1998
    ..Results suggest that cognitive therapy targeting the misconception of the notion of randomness is a promising treatment for pathological gambling, a refractory disorder to most therapeutic interventions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of problem gambling: a replication study 7 years later
    R Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec City
    Can J Psychiatry 44:802-4. 1999
    ..To investigate the relationship between availability of gambling activities and participation in gambling, maximum amount of money lost in 1 day to gambling, and number of pathological gamblers...
  19. 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...
  20. ncbi request reprint [The evaluation of perceived responsibility among obsessive-compulsive patients]
    R Ladouceur
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Encephale 25:408-15. 1999
    ..Thus, it seems to be pertinent of consider excessive responsibility as a characteristic of OC clients, for checkers and washers, as well as ruminators...
  21. ncbi request reprint Parents' attitudes, knowledge, and behavior toward youth gambling: a five-year follow-up
    R Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    J Gambl Stud 17:101-16. 2001
    ..However, the deterioration of some parental attitudes, and the stability of other variables, suggest that it is still important to educate parents about youth gambling, and to design interventions adapted to parents' needs...
  22. 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...
  23. ncbi request reprint Experimental manipulation of intolerance of uncertainty: a study of a theoretical model of worry
    R Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, Que, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 38:933-41. 2000
    ..These results are coherent with our theoretical model of worry and GAD (Dugas et al., 1998), which stipulates that intolerance of uncertainty plays a key role in the acquisition and maintenance of excessive worry...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cognitive treatment of pathological gambling
    R Ladouceur
    Department of Psychology, , Ste-Foy, Quebec, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 189:774-80. 2001
    ..Recommendations for clinical interventions are discussed, focusing on the cognitive correction of erroneous perceptions toward the notion of randomness...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Games of chance and gambling in adolescents and in adolescents-at-risk]
    J M Fortin
    , , Canada, G1K 7P4
    Can J Commun Ment Health 20:135-51. 2001
    ..The discussion puts the results obtained in perspective and emphasizes the need for establishing gambling prevention programs among at-risk youth...
  26. 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...
  27. ncbi request reprint Differences and similarities between obsessive intrusive thoughts and worry in a non-clinical population: study 2
    F Langlois
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 38:175-89. 2000
    ..Sharp differences in the processes involved may only become clear in prototypical cases. The implications for models of cognitive intrusion are discussed...
  28. 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...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of worry: validation of a French translation of the Penn State Worry Questionnaire]
    P Gosselin
    Ecole de Psychologie, , , Canada, G1K 7P4
    Encephale 27:475-84. 2001
    ..This French questionnaire is a useful tool for clinicians and researchers to assess the tendency to worry among non-clinical and clinical populations...
  30. ncbi request reprint Differences and similarities between obsessive intrusive thoughts and worry in a non-clinical population: study 1
    F Langlois
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 38:157-73. 2000
    ..The egodystonic/egosyntonic dimension emerged as an important variable in understanding obsessions and worry...
  31. 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...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Anxiety and physical limitation: a complex relation]
    E Leger
    Ecole de Psychologie, Université de Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Encephale 28:205-9. 2002
    ..It seems that acceptance of disability plays a key role in maintaining psychological distress among people with a physical handicap. The influence of intolerance of uncertainty on acceptance of disability needs to be further explored...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Efficiency of a gambling prevention program for youths: results from the pilot study]
    F Ferland
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Encephale 31:427-36. 2005
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  34. ncbi request reprint Worry themes in primary GAD, secondary GAD, and other anxiety disorders
    M J Dugas
    Ecole de Psychologie, , , Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 12:253-61. 1998
    ..The results suggest that although worry about immediate problems may not differentiate GAD patients from other anxiety disorder patients, high levels of worry about future events may be a distinguishing feature of GAD...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Study of psychometric properties of two new questionnaires assessing beliefs in hypochondriasis in a non-clinical population]
    O Pelletier
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec QC, Canada G1K 7P4
    Encephale 28:298-309. 2002
    ..These questionnaires will improve the chances of success of the hypochondriasis' treatment by helping clinicians to detect and correct false beliefs more easily...
  36. ncbi request reprint Insomnia and generalized anxiety disorder: effects of cognitive behavior therapy for gad on insomnia symptoms
    Lynda Belanger
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Laval, Que, Canada G1K 7P4
    J Anxiety Disord 18:561-71. 2004
    ..Results indicate that this CBT package for GAD does have a significant impact on sleep quality even if sleep disturbances were not specifically addressed during treatment...
  37. ncbi request reprint Flow and dissociation: examination of mean levels, cross-links, and links to emotional well-being across sports and recreational and pathological gambling
    Brigitte Wanner
    Research Unit on Children s Psychosocial Maladjustment, University of Montreal, 3050 Blvd Edouard Montpetit, H3T 1J7, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Gambl Stud 22:289-304. 2006
    ..A LISREL model showed that flow was positively associated with general emotional well-being, whereas dissociation was negatively associated with well-being...
  38. doi request reprint Links between casino proximity and gambling participation, expenditure, and pathology
    Serge Sévigny
    Département des fondements et pratiques en éducation, Universite, Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:295-301. 2008
    ..It is necessary to continue prospective research on exposure and adaptation theories as potential explanations for the development of pathological gambling...
  39. ncbi request reprint Self-efficacy and compliance with benzodiazepine taper in older adults with chronic insomnia
    Lynda Belanger
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Health Psychol 24:281-7. 2005
    ..These results have important clinical implications because SE may indicate key time points when patients are experiencing more difficulty during discontinuation...
  40. pmc Cardiovascular burden and related risk factors among Nunavik (Quebec) Inuit: insights from baseline findings in the circumpolar Inuit health in transition cohort study
    Marie Ludivine Chateau-Degat
    School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 26:190-6. 2010
    ..However, actual sociocultural transition and related major, modifiable risk factors have scarcely been quantified in the Inuit population. Such knowledge is extremely valuable in terms of public health intervention...
  41. ncbi request reprint DSM-IV-J criteria: a scoring error that may be modifying the estimates of pathological gambling among youths
    Christian Jacques
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    J Gambl Stud 19:427-31. 2003
    ..Other measurement issues may also be contributing to the overestimation of problem gambling in young people. The methodological implications of these issues are discussed...
  42. ncbi request reprint Treating problem gamblers: working towards empirically supported treatment
    Robert Ladouceur
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Ste Foy, QC, Canada, G1K 7P4
    J Gambl Stud 21:1-4. 2005
    ..This paper introduces this special issue of the Journal of Gambling Studies and identifies some of the key issues that confront clinicians and researchers interested in evidence based treatment for gambling related disorders...
  43. ncbi request reprint [The impact of a verbal consent form on the participation rate in a telephone survey]
    Christian Jacques
    Centre québécois d excellence pour la prévention et le traitement du jeu, Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 54:190-8. 2009
    ..To assess the impact of a consent form on the participation rate in a telephone survey about gambling and money...
  44. ncbi request reprint Prevention of problem gambling: modifying misconceptions and increasing knowledge
    Francine Ferland
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada, G1K 7P4
    J Gambl Stud 18:19-29. 2002
    ..Findings indicated that the video significantly improved subjects' knowledge about gambling and corrected their misconceptions. The implications of these results for the prevention of gambling problems are discussed...
  45. doi request reprint Improved self-exclusion program: preliminary results
    Nicole Tremblay
    School of Psychology, Laval University, 1030 Cherrier, bur 505, Montreal, QC, Canada, H2L 1H9
    J Gambl Stud 24:505-18. 2008
    ..The applicability of an improved self-exclusion program is discussed and, as shown in our study, the inclusion of a final mandatory meeting might not be so repulsive for self-excluders. Future research directives are also proposed...
  46. doi request reprint Impact of visiting an Onsite Casino information centre on perceptions about randomness and gambling behaviours
    Claude Boutin
    School of Psychology, Laval University, 1030 Cherrier, bur 505, Montreal, QC, H2L 1H9, Canada
    J Gambl Stud 25:317-30. 2009
    ..These gains were maintained at 3-month follow-up. Results with respect to other prevention programs are discussed, and future research avenues are suggested...
  47. ncbi request reprint Cognitive processes of generalized anxiety disorder in comorbid generalized anxiety disorder and major depressive disorder
    Jean Bernard Dupuy
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec, Canada G1K 7P4
    J Anxiety Disord 22:505-14. 2008
    ..The cognitive implications of these results are discussed, and diagnostic criteria are presented to facilitate the differential diagnosis between both groups...
  48. 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...
  49. ncbi request reprint Awareness of independence of events and erroneous perceptions while gambling
    Karim Benhsain
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, G1K 7P4 Quebec, Canada
    Addict Behav 29:399-404. 2004
    ..Results confirmed both hypotheses. Interventions based on these results could significantly increase responsible gambling...
  50. 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...
  51. doi request reprint [Sensitivity and specificity of the worry and anxiety questionnaire (WAQ) in a sample of health-care users in the province of Quebec]
    G Belleville
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Encephale 34:240-8. 2008
    ..The worry and anxiety questionnaire (WAQ) is a questionnaire assessing specific GAD symptoms, as defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-4th Edition (DSM-IV)...
  52. 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...
  53. ncbi request reprint Which pathological gamblers will complete treatment?
    Jean Leblond
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Canada
    Br J Clin Psychol 42:205-9. 2003
    ..The study examined the characteristics of pathological gamblers who complete treatment, compared with those who terminate treatment prematurely...
  54. 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
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Responsible gambling tools: pop-up messages and pauses on video lottery terminals
    Martin Cloutier
    Laval University, Quebec, Canada
    J Psychol 140:434-8. 2006
    ..The authors discuss these results in terms of the use of messages and pauses on video lottery terminals as a strategy for promoting responsible gambling...
  56. pmc Generalized anxiety disorder and health care use
    Lynda Belanger
    Ecole de Psychologie, Centre de Recherche Robert Giffard, Laval University in Quebec City, Que
    Can Fam Physician 51:1362-3. 2005
    ..To examine self-reported health care use and health care-seeking behaviour of patients meeting DSM-IV's diagnostic criteria for generalized anxiety disorder (GAD)...
  57. ncbi request reprint Erroneous verbalizations and risk taking at video lotteries
    Anne Caron
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Br J Psychol 94:189-94. 2003
    ..Erroneous perceptions appear to be easily transmissible and have impacts on gambling behaviour. The practical and theoretical implications of these results are discussed...
  58. 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...
  59. ncbi request reprint Sports betting: can gamblers beat randomness?
    Michael Cantinotti
    Ecole de Psychologic, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 18:143-7. 2004
    ..The results of this experiment suggest that the so-called "skills" of the sports bettors are cognitive distortions...
  60. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of the impact of opening a casino on gambling behaviours: 2- and 4-year follow-ups
    Christian Jacques
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 51:764-73. 2006
    ..Few empirical studies have yet been conducted to evaluate this hypothesis. Using a longitudinal prospective design, the current study evaluates the impact of a casino in Canada's Hull, Quebec region...
  61. ncbi request reprint Near wins prolong gambling on a video lottery terminal
    Denis Cote
    Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Gambl Stud 19:433-8. 2003
    ..The results of this study suggest that near wins can be added to the list of factors that may motivate people to gamble despite the probability of monetary loss...
  62. ncbi request reprint Cognitive variables related to worry among adolescents: avoidance strategies and faulty beliefs about worry
    Patrick Gosselin
    Department of Phychology Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Que, Canada J1K 2RI
    Behav Res Ther 45:225-33. 2007
    ..The belief that worry helps to avoid future negative events was also related to worry. These findings may suggest that adolescents' worries are maintained by processes similar to those observed among adults...
  63. ncbi request reprint A framework for reporting outcomes in problem gambling treatment research: the Banff, Alberta Consensus
    Michael Walker
    University of Sydney, Australia
    Addiction 101:504-11. 2006
    ....
  64. 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)...
  65. ncbi request reprint Joint trajectories of gambling, alcohol and marijuana use during adolescence: a person- and variable-centered developmental approach
    Brigitte Wanner
    University of Montreal, Research Unit on Children s Psychosocial Maladjustment, 3050 Blvd Edouard Montpetit, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1J7
    Addict Behav 31:566-80. 2006
    ..This cluster may correspond to Moffitt's life-course-persistent group. Findings indicate that early assessment of correlates used in the cluster analysis may be useful for screening and preventive purposes...
  66. ncbi request reprint Trajectories of gambling during adolescence
    Frank Vitaro
    Research Unit on Children s Psycho Social Maladjustment, University of Montreal, 3050 Edouard Montpetit Blvd, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1J7
    J Gambl Stud 20:47-69. 2004
    ..e., impulsivity), while the Late Onset group appeared to lie in between these groups. Compared to the Low group, both high groups subsequently had elevated scores on later gambling related problems...
  67. ncbi request reprint A science-based framework for responsible gambling: the Reno model
    Alex Blaszczynski
    University of Sydney and Westmead Hospital, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    J Gambl Stud 20:301-17. 2004
    ....
  68. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of illness intrusions in a non-clinical sample
    Frédéric Langlois
    Departement de Psychiatrie, Hôtel Dieu de Lévis, Lévis Que, Canada G6V 5C2
    Behav Res Ther 42:683-96. 2004
    ..It seems more important to consider appraisal of the disturbing thought and the way in which the person subsequently reacts and behaves...
  69. ncbi request reprint Gambling: the hidden addiction
    Robert Ladouceur
    Can J Psychiatry 49:501-3. 2004
  70. ncbi request reprint Impaired control: a look at the laying brick of pathological gambling
    Michael Cantinotti
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 29:203-4. 2007