J Christopher Perry

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Instruments for the assessment of childhood trauma in adults
    Carmella A Roy
    SMBD Jewish General Hospital, Psychiatry Department, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:343-51. 2004
  2. ncbi Predictors of treatment duration and retention in a study of long-term dynamic psychotherapy: childhood adversity, adult personality, and diagnosis
    J Christopher Perry
    McGill University and Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Psychiatr Pract 13:221-32. 2007
  3. doi The measurement of interview structure in five types of psychiatric and psychotherapeutic interviews
    Stephen M Beck
    Depression Research Clinic, Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewis General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatry 71:219-33. 2008
  4. doi Impulsive phenomena, the impulsive character (der Triebhafte Charakter) and DSM personality disorders
    J Christopher Perry
    The Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec Canada
    J Pers Disord 25:586-606. 2011
  5. doi Alliance, reactions to treatment, and counter-transference in the process of recovery from suicidal phenomena in long-term dynamic psychotherapy
    J Christopher Perry
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, S M B D Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychother Res 23:592-605. 2013
  6. doi Defense mechanisms in schizotypal, borderline, antisocial, and narcissistic personality disorders
    J Christopher Perry
    Department of Psychiatry at McGill University
    Psychiatry 76:32-52. 2013
  7. doi Change in defense mechanisms during long-term dynamic psychotherapy and five-year outcome
    J Christopher Perry
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal
    Am J Psychiatry 169:916-25. 2012
  8. doi The sequence of recovery in long-term dynamic psychotherapy
    J Christopher Perry
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital and McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E4, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:930-7. 2009
  9. doi Improvement and recovery from suicidal and self-destructive phenomena in treatment-refractory disorders
    J Christopher Perry
    The Austen Riggs Center, Stockbridge, Massachusetts 02162 0962, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:28-34. 2009
  10. doi Subject and interviewer determinants of the adequacy of the dynamic interview
    J Christopher Perry
    The Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis, Jewish General Hospital McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:612-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi Instruments for the assessment of childhood trauma in adults
    Carmella A Roy
    SMBD Jewish General Hospital, Psychiatry Department, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:343-51. 2004
    ..A few instruments used to measure retrospective childhood trauma are particularly useful for systematic research in adult psychiatric disorders...
  2. ncbi Predictors of treatment duration and retention in a study of long-term dynamic psychotherapy: childhood adversity, adult personality, and diagnosis
    J Christopher Perry
    McGill University and Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Psychiatr Pract 13:221-32. 2007
    ..It remains to be seen whether longer durations of treatments are associated with respectively greater improvement, other things being equal, and whether these findings generalize to other types of treatment...
  3. doi The measurement of interview structure in five types of psychiatric and psychotherapeutic interviews
    Stephen M Beck
    Depression Research Clinic, Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewis General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatry 71:219-33. 2008
    ..Further research is needed to examine how these measures apply to other interview settings, such as psychoanalytic or cognitive-behavioral treatments, in the social sciences...
  4. doi Impulsive phenomena, the impulsive character (der Triebhafte Charakter) and DSM personality disorders
    J Christopher Perry
    The Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec Canada
    J Pers Disord 25:586-606. 2011
    ..Our findings bear striking similarities to Reich's (1925/1975) descriptions of the impulsive character...
  5. doi Alliance, reactions to treatment, and counter-transference in the process of recovery from suicidal phenomena in long-term dynamic psychotherapy
    J Christopher Perry
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, S M B D Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychother Res 23:592-605. 2013
    ..We studied therapeutic processes associated with improvement in suicidality in a naturalistic study of long-term dynamic psychotherapy...
  6. doi Defense mechanisms in schizotypal, borderline, antisocial, and narcissistic personality disorders
    J Christopher Perry
    Department of Psychiatry at McGill University
    Psychiatry 76:32-52. 2013
    ..Overall, differential relationships between specific defenses and personality disorder types were largely consistent with the literature, and consistent with the importance that the treatment literature ascribes to working with defenses...
  7. doi Change in defense mechanisms during long-term dynamic psychotherapy and five-year outcome
    J Christopher Perry
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal
    Am J Psychiatry 169:916-25. 2012
    ..The authors examined whether defenses change in accordance with the hierarchy of defense adaptation during long-term dynamic psychotherapy and whether such change is associated with long-term outcomes on other measures...
  8. doi The sequence of recovery in long-term dynamic psychotherapy
    J Christopher Perry
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital and McGill University, Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E4, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:930-7. 2009
    ..9% versus 2.5%, p < 0.0001) compared with those not satisfied. Sustained recovery unfolds sequentially across a variety of symptoms and functioning measures and is associated with patient satisfaction...
  9. doi Improvement and recovery from suicidal and self-destructive phenomena in treatment-refractory disorders
    J Christopher Perry
    The Austen Riggs Center, Stockbridge, Massachusetts 02162 0962, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:28-34. 2009
    ..2 years were required from the last observed self-destructive event to attain sustained recovery. Most participants showed significant improvement in suicidal phenomena, whereas between 50.6% and 77.2% attained sustained recoveries...
  10. doi Subject and interviewer determinants of the adequacy of the dynamic interview
    J Christopher Perry
    The Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis, Jewish General Hospital McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:612-9. 2008
    ..Adequate dynamic interviews established a positive subject-interviewer interaction, facilitated subject exploration, and minimized technical interviewing errors, thereby yielding sufficient topic coverage...
  11. ncbi Seven institutionalized children and their adaptation in late adulthood: the children of Duplessis (Les Enfants de Duplessis)
    J Christopher Perry
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital and with McGill University in Montréal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatry 69:283-301. 2006
    ..We hope that by highlighting the potentially adverse effects of institutional rearing on subsequent development into late adulthood, these stories may inform those concerned with the care of orphans...
  12. ncbi Personal strengths and traumatic experiences among institutionalized children given up at birth (Les Enfants de Duplessis--Duplessis' children): I: Early experiences
    J Christopher Perry
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, 4222 Chemin de la Côte Ste Catherine, Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E4, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:777-82. 2005
    ..Institutionalization of children--if unavoidable--must build in effective safeguards against adverse experiences...
  13. ncbi Personal strengths and traumatic experiences among institutionalized children given up at birth (Les Enfants de Duplessis--Duplessis' children): II: Adaptation in late adulthood
    J Christopher Perry
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, 4222 Chemin de la Côte Ste Catherine, Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E4, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:783-9. 2005
    ..Institutionalization of children--if unavoidable--must build in effective safeguards against adverse experiences, especially among children with few strengths, and foster children's strengths to avoid impaired adult outcomes...
  14. ncbi Long-term changes in defense styles with psychodynamic psychotherapy for depressive, anxiety, and personality disorders
    Michael Bond
    Department of Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital and McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1665-71. 2004
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  15. doi An empirical examination of three models of the interpersonal functioning of patients with borderline personality disorder
    Martin Drapeau
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatry 72:143-53. 2009
    ..None of the models tested showed differences between the two groups on the CCRT standard categories...
  16. ncbi Psychotropic medication use, personality disorder and improvement in long-term dynamic psychotherapy
    Michael Bond
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:21-6. 2006
    ..PD pathology and being on medications at intake acted as moderator variables: PD predicted a smaller effect size in depression and functioning, while medications predicted a smaller effect size in depression only...
  17. doi Interpersonal patterns in borderline personality disorder
    Martin Drapeau
    McGill Psychotherapy Process Research Group, McGill University, 3700 McTavish, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1Y2, Canada
    J Pers Disord 26:583-92. 2012
    ..The clinical implications of these findings are discussed...
  18. ncbi An investigation of tasks and techniques associated with dynamic interview adequacy
    J Christopher Perry
    Erikson Institute for Training and Research, Austen Riggs Center, Stockbridge, Massachusetts 02162 0962, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:136-9. 2005
    ..The adequately conducted dynamic interview is associated with identifiable tasks and techniques that should facilitate teaching it for research or clinical use...
  19. ncbi Unwanted infants: psychological and physical consequences of inadequate orphanage care 50 years later
    John J Sigal
    Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 73:3-12. 2003
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  20. ncbi Maternal preoccupation and parenting as predictors of emotional and behavioral problems in children of women with breast cancer
    John J Sigal
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Oncol 21:1155-60. 2003
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  21. doi Addressing and interpreting defense mechanisms in psychotherapy: general considerations
    Trevor R Olson
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital and McGill University, Montreal, QC
    Psychiatry 74:142-65. 2011
    ..Overall, this report codifies current clinical maxims and then provides future research directions for determining how clinicians can most effectively address defenses in psychotherapy...
  22. ncbi Childhood trauma and adult interpersonal functioning: a study using the Core Conflictual Relationship Theme Method (CCRT)
    Martin Drapeau
    McGill University, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Child Abuse Negl 28:1049-66. 2004
    ..This study aimed to examine the long-term correlates of childhood trauma in regard to interpersonal functioning in adulthood...
  23. doi The Core Conflictual Relationship Themes (CCRT) in borderline personality disorder
    Martin Drapeau
    McGill University and The Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry of the S M B D Jewish General Hospital, Canada
    J Pers Disord 23:425-31. 2009
    ..These findings are discussed in reference to previous studies on the interpersonal functioning of patients with BPD. How these findings may inform research on the effectiveness of treatment for BPD remains to be considered...
  24. ncbi Effects of compulsory treatment orders on time to hospital readmission
    Daniel Frank
    Department of Psychiatry at McGill University, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 56:867-9. 2005
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  25. ncbi Remission in major depressive disorder: a comparison of pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy, and control conditions
    Nicola Casacalenda
    Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital and McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1354-60. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the percentages of full remission in studies of patients with major depressive disorder in which pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy, and control conditions were directly compared...
  26. ncbi Clinical tasks of the dynamic interview
    J Christopher Fowler
    Erik H Erikson Institute for Training and Research and the Austen Riggs Center, Stockbridge, MA 01262, USA
    Psychiatry 68:316-36. 2005
    ..We utilized excerpts from these interviews to highlight the importance of these tasks and techniques in deepening discussion of dynamically meaningful material...
  27. doi The definition and function of interview structure in psychiatric and psychotherapeutic interviews
    Stephen M Beck
    Depression Research Clinic, Institute of Community and Familly Psychiatry, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatry 71:1-12. 2008
    ..In a companion article, we examine how these measures converge with another construct of structure and discriminate five different types of psychiatric and psychotherapeutic interviews in common use...
  28. ncbi A study of stability and change in defense mechanisms during a brief psychodynamic investigation
    Martin Drapeau
    Unité de Recherche en Psychothérapie, Adult Psychiatry Department of the University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:496-502. 2003
    ..Future studies will need to use designs that allow estimation of state changes while taking sufficient measurements to estimate potential changes in trait levels of defenses...
  29. ncbi Conflicts, defenses and the stability of narcissistic personality features
    Jonathan D C Perry
    Shaughnessy Kaplan Rehabilitation Hospital, North Shore Medical Center, Salem, Massachusetts, USA
    Psychiatry 67:310-30. 2004
  30. ncbi [Marital communication and depressive symptoms in couples in which the woman has cancer of the breast]
    Julie Normand
    Hôpital général juif, département de psychiatrie et Université de Montréal
    Bull Cancer 91:193-9. 2004
    ..e. a depressive level found in the general population. Direction of causality between frequency of marital communication and depressive symptomatology cannot be established from this study...