Lynn E Alden

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Avoidant personality disorder: current status and future directions
    Lynn E Alden
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C V6T 1Z4 Canada
    J Pers Disord 16:1-29. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint A multidimensional structure for repetitive thought: what's on your mind, and how, and how much?
    Suzanne C Segerstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 85:909-21. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Interpersonal processes in social phobia
    Lynn E Alden
    University of British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Psychol Rev 24:857-82. 2004
  4. doi request reprint If it makes you happy: engaging in kind acts increases positive affect in socially anxious individuals
    Lynn E Alden
    Department of Psychology, Universityof British Columbia, BC, Canada, V6T 1Z4
    Emotion 13:64-75. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Relational treatment strategies increase social approach behaviors in patients with Generalized Social Anxiety Disorder
    Lynn E Alden
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T1Z4, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 25:309-18. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The effects of direct versus witnessed threat on emergency department healthcare workers: implications for PTSD criterion A
    Lynn E Alden
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C V6T 1Z4, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1337-46. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Framing social information and generalized social phobia
    Lynn E Alden
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2509 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Behav Res Ther 42:585-600. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Social anxiety and the interpretation of positive social events
    Lynn E Alden
    University of British Columbia, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 22:577-90. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The effect of pre-existing vulnerability factors on a laboratory analogue trauma experience
    Judith M Laposa
    University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:424-35. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Positive affect predicts avoidance goals in social interaction anxiety: testing a hierarchical model of social goals
    Jennifer L Trew
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Cogn Behav Ther 41:174-83. 2012

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Avoidant personality disorder: current status and future directions
    Lynn E Alden
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C V6T 1Z4 Canada
    J Pers Disord 16:1-29. 2002
    ..In particular, we recommend that future studies evaluate several unique factors postulated by personality theorists to be central to this condition...
  2. ncbi request reprint A multidimensional structure for repetitive thought: what's on your mind, and how, and how much?
    Suzanne C Segerstrom
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 85:909-21. 2003
    ..In Study 3, valence and purpose of RT descriptions by women in a breast cancer prevention trial (N=62) predicted concurrent affect and psychological and physical well-being...
  3. ncbi request reprint Interpersonal processes in social phobia
    Lynn E Alden
    University of British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Psychol Rev 24:857-82. 2004
    ..Throughout the paper we highlight topics central to the interpersonal perspective, such as the self-perpetuating interpersonal cycle, interpersonal variability in social phobia, and the relational nature of self-related information...
  4. doi request reprint If it makes you happy: engaging in kind acts increases positive affect in socially anxious individuals
    Lynn E Alden
    Department of Psychology, Universityof British Columbia, BC, Canada, V6T 1Z4
    Emotion 13:64-75. 2013
    ..The role of PA in producing those benefits requires further study...
  5. doi request reprint Relational treatment strategies increase social approach behaviors in patients with Generalized Social Anxiety Disorder
    Lynn E Alden
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T1Z4, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 25:309-18. 2011
    ..The current research highlights the feasibility and potential benefit of incorporating strategies based on relational and circumplex theories into cognitive-behavioral regimens for GSAD...
  6. doi request reprint The effects of direct versus witnessed threat on emergency department healthcare workers: implications for PTSD criterion A
    Lynn E Alden
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C V6T 1Z4, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1337-46. 2008
    ..Overall, the results point to the need for further research to identify distinctive features of responses to different types of traumatic stressors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Framing social information and generalized social phobia
    Lynn E Alden
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2509 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Behav Res Ther 42:585-600. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Social anxiety and the interpretation of positive social events
    Lynn E Alden
    University of British Columbia, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 22:577-90. 2008
    ..Finally, study 4 confirmed that negative interpretations of positive social events mediated the relationship between social interaction anxiety and low positive affect...
  9. doi request reprint The effect of pre-existing vulnerability factors on a laboratory analogue trauma experience
    Judith M Laposa
    University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 39:424-35. 2008
    ..Implications for PTSD theories and laboratory trauma analogue research examining specific elements of cognitive models of PTSD are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Positive affect predicts avoidance goals in social interaction anxiety: testing a hierarchical model of social goals
    Jennifer L Trew
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Cogn Behav Ther 41:174-83. 2012
    ..Implications for the treatment of social interaction anxiety are discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint An analogue study of intrusions
    Judith M Laposa
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6 T 1Z4
    Behav Res Ther 44:925-46. 2006
    ..The manipulation did not affect anxiety during the film or memory disorganization. Implications for cognitive theories of intrusion development are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Parental overprotection and interpersonal behavior in generalized social phobia
    Charles T Taylor
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Behav Ther 37:14-24. 2006
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  13. doi request reprint Safety behaviors and judgmental biases in social anxiety disorder
    Charles T Taylor
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 48:226-37. 2010
    ..The current findings are consistent with cognitive theories of anxiety, and support the causal role of safety behaviors in the persistence of negative social judgments in SAD...
  14. ncbi request reprint Social interpretation bias and generalized social phobia: the influence of developmental experiences
    Charles T Taylor
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Behav Res Ther 43:759-77. 2005
    ..The results supported cognitive models of social phobia, which implicate negative learning experiences in the development of information processing biases...
  15. doi request reprint Differential effects of safety behaviour subtypes in social anxiety disorder
    M Leili Plasencia
    University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    Behav Res Ther 49:665-75. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that it may be beneficial to consider the unique effects of different safety-seeking strategies when assessing and treating SAD...
  16. doi request reprint To see ourselves as others see us: an experimental integration of the intra and interpersonal consequences of self-protection in social anxiety disorder
    Charles T Taylor
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4 Canada
    J Abnorm Psychol 120:129-41. 2011
    ..The current findings point to the potential value of considering both the intra and interpersonal consequences of safety behaviors in SAD...
  17. doi request reprint Pathways to intrusive memories in a trauma analogue paradigm: a structural equation model
    Marci J Regambal
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Depress Anxiety 26:155-66. 2009
    ..Structural equation modeling was used to develop and test an integrated model of how emotional and cognitive factors contribute to the development of intrusive memories after a distressing event...
  18. ncbi request reprint Generalized Social Phobia and social judgments: the salience of self- and partner-information
    Lynn E Alden
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z4
    J Anxiety Disord 18:143-57. 2004
    ..These findings are generally supportive of cognitive models of social phobia and point to the negative interpersonal implications of relying on different social information than others...
  19. ncbi request reprint Is avoidant personality disorder more than just social avoidance?
    Charles T Taylor
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pers Disord 18:571-94. 2004
    ..Overall, the findings revealed low to moderate associations between APD and emotional and novelty avoidance, as well as avoidance of various nonsocial events. The results provide support for contemporary models of APD...
  20. doi request reprint Predicting anger in social anxiety: The mediating role of rumination
    Jennifer L Trew
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6T 1Z4
    Behav Res Ther 47:1079-84. 2009
    ..They also support the utility of considering multiple forms of rumination and multiple anger outcomes in a single study...
  21. doi request reprint The contribution of threat probability estimates to reexperiencing symptoms: a prospective analog study
    Marci J Regambal
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, V6T 1Z4, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 43:947-51. 2012
    ..We used trauma analog methodology to prospectively measure probability estimates of a traumatic event, and investigate how these estimates were related to cognitive processes implicated in PTSD development...
  22. ncbi request reprint Work stress and posttraumatic stress disorder in ED nurses/personnel
    Judith M Laposa
    University of British Columbia, Department of Psychology, Vancouver, Canada
    J Emerg Nurs 29:23-8. 2003
    ..The current study addressed whether an association exists between sources of workplace stress and PTSD symptoms...
  23. doi request reprint Cultural influences on willingness to seek treatment for social anxiety in Chinese- and European-heritage students
    Lorena Hsu
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 14:215-23. 2008
    ..The findings support the general contention that Asians in North America tend to delay treatment for mental health problems...
  24. ncbi request reprint Hiding anxiety versus acknowledgment of anxiety in social interaction: relationship with social anxiety
    Marisol J Voncken
    Department of Medical Clinical and Experimental Psychology, University Maastricht, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Behav Res Ther 44:1673-9. 2006
    ..These results are evaluated in light of the interpersonal consequences anxiety-related behaviors have in social interactions...