Candice M Monson

Summary

Affiliation: Ryerson University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral conjoint therapy for PTSD: pilot results from a community sample
    Candice M Monson
    VA National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Boston University School of Medicine, USA
    J Trauma Stress 24:97-101. 2011
  2. pmc A randomized controlled dismantling trial of post-workshop consultation strategies to increase effectiveness and fidelity to an evidence-based psychotherapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
    Shannon Wiltsey Stirman
    Women s Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston University, 150 South Huntington Ave 116B3, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Implement Sci 8:82. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Changes in social adjustment with cognitive processing therapy: effects of treatment and association with PTSD symptom change
    Candice M Monson
    Department of Psychology, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma Stress 25:519-26. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Couple/family therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder: review to facilitate interpretation of VA/DOD Clinical Practice Guideline
    Candice M Monson
    Department of Psychology, Ryerson University, 350 Victoria St, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3 Canada
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:717-28. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Effect of cognitive-behavioral couple therapy for PTSD: a randomized controlled trial
    Candice M Monson
    Ryerson University, Department of Psychology, 350 Victoria Ave, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3, Canada
    JAMA 308:700-9. 2012
  6. pmc Military-related PTSD and intimate relationships: from description to theory-driven research and intervention development
    Candice M Monson
    Ryerson University, Department of Psychology, 350 Victoria Avenue, Toronto, ON Canada M5B 2K3
    Clin Psychol Rev 29:707-14. 2009
  7. pmc Associations among disaster exposure, intimate relationship adjustment, and PTSD symptoms: can disaster exposure enhance a relationship?
    Steffany J Fredman
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:446-51. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Examining the correlates of aggression among male and female Vietnam veterans
    Casey T Taft
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Violence Vict 24:639-52. 2009
  9. pmc Cognitive-behavioral therapy for PTSD and depression symptoms reduces risk for future intimate partner violence among interpersonal trauma survivors
    Katherine M Iverson
    Women s Health Sciences Division of the National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:193-202. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Concordance between physiological arousal and subjective distress among Vietnam combat veterans undergoing challenge testing for PTSD
    Brian P Marx
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:416-25. 2012

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral conjoint therapy for PTSD: pilot results from a community sample
    Candice M Monson
    VA National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Boston University School of Medicine, USA
    J Trauma Stress 24:97-101. 2011
    ..Patients also reported nonsignificant, but large effect size improvements in depression and state anger symptoms. Future directions for research and treatment of traumatized individuals and close others are offered...
  2. pmc A randomized controlled dismantling trial of post-workshop consultation strategies to increase effectiveness and fidelity to an evidence-based psychotherapy for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
    Shannon Wiltsey Stirman
    Women s Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston University, 150 South Huntington Ave 116B3, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Implement Sci 8:82. 2013
    ..Attending a workshop alone is insufficient to promote adequate knowledge transfer and sustained skill; however, relatively little research has been conducted to identify effective post-training support strategies...
  3. doi request reprint Changes in social adjustment with cognitive processing therapy: effects of treatment and association with PTSD symptom change
    Candice M Monson
    Department of Psychology, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma Stress 25:519-26. 2012
    ..34). Results suggest that it is important to consider the extent to which PTSD treatments effectively reduce specific types of symptoms, particularly emotional numbing and avoidance, to generally improve social adjustment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Couple/family therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder: review to facilitate interpretation of VA/DOD Clinical Practice Guideline
    Candice M Monson
    Department of Psychology, Ryerson University, 350 Victoria St, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3 Canada
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:717-28. 2012
    ..The range of research that has been conducted on couple/family therapy for Veterans with PTSD is reviewed using this heuristic, and suggestions for clinical practice are offered...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of cognitive-behavioral couple therapy for PTSD: a randomized controlled trial
    Candice M Monson
    Ryerson University, Department of Psychology, 350 Victoria Ave, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3, Canada
    JAMA 308:700-9. 2012
    ..Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a prevalent condition associated with intimate relationship problems, and intimate relationship factors have been shown to affect individual PTSD treatment outcomes...
  6. pmc Military-related PTSD and intimate relationships: from description to theory-driven research and intervention development
    Candice M Monson
    Ryerson University, Department of Psychology, 350 Victoria Avenue, Toronto, ON Canada M5B 2K3
    Clin Psychol Rev 29:707-14. 2009
    ..Future research directions are offered to advance this field of study...
  7. pmc Associations among disaster exposure, intimate relationship adjustment, and PTSD symptoms: can disaster exposure enhance a relationship?
    Steffany J Fredman
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:446-51. 2010
    ..These data suggest that some aspects of disaster exposure can have a mobilizing and positive effect on intimate relationships. In turn, positive intimate relationships may buffer individuals against PTSD symptoms...
  8. ncbi request reprint Examining the correlates of aggression among male and female Vietnam veterans
    Casey T Taft
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Violence Vict 24:639-52. 2009
    ..For women, only lower age and unemployment were associated with aggression. Findings highlight the importance of developing models for aggression among those experiencing military deployments...
  9. pmc Cognitive-behavioral therapy for PTSD and depression symptoms reduces risk for future intimate partner violence among interpersonal trauma survivors
    Katherine M Iverson
    Women s Health Sciences Division of the National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:193-202. 2011
    ..Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is effective in reducing PTSD and depression symptoms, yet limited research has investigated the effectiveness of CBT in reducing risk for future IPV among interpersonal trauma survivors...
  10. doi request reprint Concordance between physiological arousal and subjective distress among Vietnam combat veterans undergoing challenge testing for PTSD
    Brian P Marx
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:416-25. 2012
    ..The results of these analyses suggest that patients' reports of distress during exposure-based treatments might serve as approximate measures of actual physiological arousal...
  11. doi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral conjoint therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder: application to operation enduring and Iraqi Freedom veterans
    Candice M Monson
    National Center for PTSD, Women s Health Sciences Division VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Clin Psychol 64:958-71. 2008
    ..Following an overview of CBCT for PTSD, the authors present a case study to illustrate the application of CBCT to an Operation Enduring and Iraqi Freedom couple...
  12. ncbi request reprint Change in posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms: do clinicians and patients agree?
    Candice M Monson
    Women s Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Psychol Assess 20:131-8. 2008
    ..The value of multimodal assessment of PTSD treatment outcomes is discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cognitive processing therapy for veterans with military-related posttraumatic stress disorder
    Candice M Monson
    Veterans Affairs National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Women s Health Sciences Division, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:898-907. 2006
    ..This trial provides some of the most encouraging results of PTSD treatment for veterans with chronic PTSD and supports increased use of cognitive- behavioral treatments in this population...
  14. pmc The role of couples' interacting world assumptions and relationship adjustment in women's postdisaster PTSD symptoms
    Candice M Monson
    Department of Psychiatry, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Boston Healthcare System, and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:276-81. 2009
    ..Implications for understanding the role of intimate relationships in postdisaster mental health and interpersonally oriented prevention efforts are discussed...
  15. pmc Smoking and posttraumatic stress symptoms among adolescents: does anxiety sensitivity matter?
    Matthew T Feldner
    University of Arkansas, Department of Psychology, 216 Memorial Hall, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
    Addict Behav 33:1470-6. 2008
    ..These findings are generally consistent with findings from adult samples, but importantly extend this area of research to another phase of the lifespan...
  16. pmc Changes in coping strategies, relationship to the perpetrator, and posttraumatic distress in female crime victims
    Cassidy A Gutner
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Women s Health Sciences Division, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 19:813-23. 2006
    ..Victims with known perpetrators, who coped more by social withdrawal, had more severe PTSD symptoms over time. The importance of examining the dynamic nature of coping in the development of PTSD is discussed...
  17. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder and intimate relationship problems: a meta-analysis
    Casey T Taft
    Behavioral Science Division, National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:22-33. 2011
    ..The authors conducted a meta-analysis of empirical studies investigating associations between indices of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and intimate relationship problems to empirically synthesize this literature...
  18. pmc Long-term outcomes of cognitive-behavioral treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder among female rape survivors
    Patricia A Resick
    National Center for PTSD VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 01230, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:201-10. 2012
    ..Competing hypotheses for positive outcomes (i.e., additional therapy, medication) were examined...
  19. pmc The impact of sudden gains in cognitive behavioral therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Kacie A Kelly
    Women s Health Sciences Division, National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:287-93. 2009
    ..Participants experiencing sudden gains on PTSD measures had lower depression severity at posttreatment and follow-up...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effects of cognitive-behavioral conjoint therapy for PTSD on partners' psychological functioning
    Philippe Shnaider
    Department of Psychology, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma Stress 27:129-36. 2014
    ..Results suggest that cognitive-behavioral conjoint therapy for PTSD may have additional benefits for partners presenting with psychological distress...
  21. doi request reprint Interpersonal factors in insomnia: a model for integrating bed partners into cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia
    Jenny Rogojanski
    Department of Psychology, Ryerson University, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Sleep Med Rev 17:55-64. 2013
    ..Based on a synthesis of relevant literatures, a model for integrating bed partners into cognitive behavior therapy for insomnia (CBT-I) is presented and directions for future research are discussed...
  22. doi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral conjoint therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder: application to a couple's shared traumatic experience
    Amy Brown-Bowers
    Department of Psychology, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Psychol 68:536-47. 2012
    ..This article provides an overview of the treatment, a review of the outcome research, and a case illustration of a couple with a shared trauma (a stillborn child)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy for PTSD in the real world: do interpersonal relationships make a real difference?
    Candice M Monson
    VA National Center for PTSD, Women s Health Sciences Division, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Clin Psychol 61:751-61. 2005
    ..The theoretical implications of these results, as well as the clinical opportunities to improve CBT for PTSD by capitalizing on patients' relationships, are discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Examining the correlates of psychological aggression among a community sample of couples
    Casey T Taft
    Behavioral Science Division, National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Boston Healthcare System, Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:581-8. 2006
    ..These data highlight the importance of the further development of models for psychological aggression in both women and men...
  25. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress symptoms and smoking to reduce negative affect: an investigation of trauma-exposed daily smokers
    Matthew T Feldner
    Prevention Sciences Division of the Intervention Sciences Laboratory, University of Arkansas, Department of Psychology, 216 Memorial Hall, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA
    Addict Behav 32:214-27. 2007
    ..Results are discussed in terms of the implications of smoking to regulate affect among daily smokers who have been exposed to traumatic events...