D C Hodgins

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Reliability and validity of the Sheehan Disability Scale modified for pathological gambling
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 13:177. 2013
  2. pmc Internet-based interventions for disordered gamblers: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial of online self-directed cognitive-behavioural motivational therapy
    David C Hodgins
    Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:10. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Implications of a brief intervention trial for problem gambling for future outcome research
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada, T2N 1N4
    J Gambl Stud 21:13-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Can patients with alcohol use disorders return to social drinking? Yes, so what should we do about it?
    David Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Psychiatry 50:264-5. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Workplace responsibility, stress, alcohol availability and norms as predictors of alcohol consumption-related problems among employed workers
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
    Subst Use Misuse 44:2062-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for suicide ideation and attempts among pathological gamblers
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Addict 15:303-10. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Does providing extended relapse prevention bibliotherapy to problem gamblers improve outcome?
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    J Gambl Stud 23:41-54. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Minimal treatment approaches for concerned significant others of problem gamblers: a randomized controlled trial
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N W, Calgary, AB, Canada, T2N1N4
    J Gambl Stud 23:215-30. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint [Cognitive-behavioral treatment for impulse control disorders]
    David C Hodgins
    Departmento de Psicologia, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 30:S31-40. 2008
  10. doi request reprint What we see depends mainly on what we look for (John Lubbock, British Anthropologist, 1834-1913)
    David C Hodgins
    University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Addiction 103:1118-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. pmc Reliability and validity of the Sheehan Disability Scale modified for pathological gambling
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada
    BMC Psychiatry 13:177. 2013
    ..The SDS assesses impairment in work, family and social functioning related to mental disorders...
  2. pmc Internet-based interventions for disordered gamblers: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial of online self-directed cognitive-behavioural motivational therapy
    David C Hodgins
    Departments of Psychology and Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:10. 2013
    ..The Internet is increasingly accessible to members of the public and is frequently used to access health-related information. Online gambling sites are also becoming more popular gambling platforms...
  3. ncbi request reprint Implications of a brief intervention trial for problem gambling for future outcome research
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada, T2N 1N4
    J Gambl Stud 21:13-9. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Can patients with alcohol use disorders return to social drinking? Yes, so what should we do about it?
    David Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Alberta
    Can J Psychiatry 50:264-5. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Workplace responsibility, stress, alcohol availability and norms as predictors of alcohol consumption-related problems among employed workers
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4
    Subst Use Misuse 44:2062-9. 2009
    ..Job responsibility and workplace norms also predicted alcohol problems but only for men. Perceived work stress did not predict alcohol problems. Results support the development of interventions that focus on re-shaping alcohol use norms...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for suicide ideation and attempts among pathological gamblers
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Addict 15:303-10. 2006
    ..More research on the relationship between alcohol and other drug disorders and their complex relationship to pathological gambling and suicide is crucial...
  7. ncbi request reprint Does providing extended relapse prevention bibliotherapy to problem gamblers improve outcome?
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    J Gambl Stud 23:41-54. 2007
    ..However, providing the overview booklet may be a low cost, easy to access alternative for individuals who have quit gambling...
  8. ncbi request reprint Minimal treatment approaches for concerned significant others of problem gamblers: a randomized controlled trial
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N W, Calgary, AB, Canada, T2N1N4
    J Gambl Stud 23:215-30. 2007
    ..There was no difference in the number who had entered treatment. It may be that CSOs require more guidance and follow-up support to achieve these goals using the CRAFT procedures and strategies...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Cognitive-behavioral treatment for impulse control disorders]
    David C Hodgins
    Departmento de Psicologia, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 30:S31-40. 2008
    ..This paper reviews the cognitive-behavioral treatment of kleptomania, compulsive buying, and pathological gambling...
  10. doi request reprint What we see depends mainly on what we look for (John Lubbock, British Anthropologist, 1834-1913)
    David C Hodgins
    University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Addiction 103:1118-9. 2008
  11. doi request reprint Strength of commitment language in motivational interviewing and gambling outcomes
    David C Hodgins
    Psychology Department, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:122-30. 2009
    ..Ability and readiness were associated with commitment. This study has important implications for clinical monitoring of client treatment success and for improving the MI. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)...
  12. doi request reprint The influence of substance dependence and mood disorders on outcome from pathological gambling: five-year follow-up
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, T2N 1N4, Canada
    J Gambl Stud 26:117-27. 2010
    ..Overall, comorbid mental health disorders are predictive of shorter term but not longer term outcome...
  13. doi request reprint Randomized trial of brief motivational treatments for pathological gamblers: More is not necessarily better
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:950-60. 2009
    ..These results provide further support for the value of brief motivational treatments for pathological gambling...
  14. doi request reprint The association between childhood maltreatment and gambling problems in a community sample of adult men and women
    David C Hodgins
    Psychology Department, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:548-54. 2010
    ..These results underscore the need for both increased prevention of childhood maltreatment and increased sensitivity towards trauma issues in gambling treatment programs for men and women...
  15. doi request reprint Gambling disorders
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Lancet 378:1874-84. 2011
    ..Gambling disorders are highly comorbid with other mental health and substance use disorders, and a further understanding is needed of both the causes and treatment implications of this disorder...
  16. ncbi request reprint Brief motivational treatment for problem gambling: a 24-month follow-up
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 18:293-6. 2004
    ..They were more likely to be categorized as improved compared with the self-help workbook only group. Overall, the results support the effectiveness of a brief telephone- and mail-based treatment for problem gamblers...
  17. ncbi request reprint The association between comorbidity and outcome in pathological gambling: a prospective follow-up of recent quitters
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr N W, Calgary, Alberta, T2N1N4, Canada
    J Gambl Stud 21:255-71. 2005
    ..The results underscore the importance of increasing our understanding of the role of comorbid disorders in the recovery process from gambling problems...
  18. ncbi request reprint The reliability and validity of the inventory to diagnose depression in alcohol-dependent men and women
    D C Hodgins
    Addiction Centre, Foothills Medical Centre, 1403 29 Street NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 2T9
    J Subst Abuse 11:369-78. 2000
    ..The IDD is a self-report instrument that provides a continuous score reflecting depression severity and a DSM-IV major depression diagnosis (MDD)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Processes of changing gambling behavior
    D C Hodgins
    Addiction Centre, Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Addict Behav 26:121-8. 2001
    ..The processes reported by participants were similar to those elicited through open-ended questions, but the results for problem gamblers differ from results of studies of other types of behavior change...
  20. ncbi request reprint Natural and treatment-assisted recovery from gambling problems: a comparison of resolved and active gamblers
    D C Hodgins
    University of Calgary, Canada
    Addiction 95:777-89. 2000
    ..An exploratory study was conducted to understand the process of recovery from gambling problems...
  21. ncbi request reprint Retrospective and prospective reports of precipitants to relapse in pathological gambling
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:72-80. 2004
    ..Some gender differences were found, but the precipitants of shorter and longer relapses did not differ...
  22. ncbi request reprint Motivational enhancement and self-help treatments for problem gambling
    D C Hodgins
    Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:50-7. 2001
    ..Overall, these results support the effectiveness of a brief telephone and mail-based treatment for problem gambling...
  23. ncbi request reprint Trusting problem gamblers: reliability and validity of self-reported gambling behavior
    David C Hodgins
    Dept of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
    Psychol Addict Behav 17:244-8. 2003
    ..The results are generally supportive of the use of self-reported gambling in studies of problem gamblers, assessed face to face and by telephone, although suggestions for further research are provided...
  24. ncbi request reprint Using the NORC DSM Screen for Gambling Problems as an outcome measure for pathological gambling: psychometric evaluation
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, AB, Canada T2N 1N4
    Addict Behav 29:1685-90. 2004
    ..The NODS, as designed, provided a more strict definition of disordered gambling than the SOGS. In summary, the NODS shows promise as an outcome measure of gambling problems...
  25. ncbi request reprint Implications of depression on outcome from alcohol dependence: a 3-year prospective follow-up
    D C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, Foothills Medical Centre, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 23:151-7. 1999
    ..Despite their high co-occurrence, this study did not find evidence of a strong, direct causal relationship between these phenomena...
  26. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation treatment for patients with schizophrenia
    J Addington
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Calgary, Alta, Canada
    Am J Psychiatry 155:974-6. 1998
    ..This study was an uncontrolled trial to assess the efficacy of a smoking cessation group program modified for individuals with schizophrenia...
  27. ncbi request reprint Influence of depression and gender on smoking expectancies and temptations in alcoholics in early recovery
    S R Currie
    Addiction Centre, Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Subst Abuse 13:443-58. 2001
    ..The role of outcome expectancies and major depression in maintaining smoking behavior in a high-risk group of smokers, such as recovering alcoholics, has not been thoroughly examined...
  28. ncbi request reprint Treatment of substance abusers: single or mixed gender programs?
    D C Hodgins
    Foothills Hospital, Canada
    Addiction 92:805-12. 1997
    ..These findings are suggestive of testable hypotheses concerning the effects of single and mixed gender programming. Such investigations have the potential of enhancing treatment efficacy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Factor validation of the addiction severity index scale structure in persons with concurrent disorders
    Shawn R Currie
    Addiction Centre, Calgary Health Region, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Psychol Assess 16:326-9. 2004
    ..The 5 EIs were moderately correlated (rs =.42-.72) with the interviewer severity ratings from the ASI. Evaluation studies involving concurrent disordered substance abusers should use the EIs as summary measures of change...
  30. doi request reprint Disordered gambling among higher-frequency gamblers: who is at risk?
    D C Hodgins
    Psychology Department, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Psychol Med 42:2433-44. 2012
    ..Among frequent gamblers, some individuals develop problematic involvement and some do not. This study addresses the association among demographic and social risk factors, frequency of gambling and gambling disorders...
  31. doi request reprint Replication of low-risk gambling limits using canadian provincial gambling prevalence data
    Shawn R Currie
    Mental Health Information and Evaluation Unit, Calgary Health Region, Mental Health and Addictions Services, 206, 301 14th Street NW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 2A1
    J Gambl Stud 24:321-35. 2008
    ..These results provide additional evidence supporting the validity of the low-risk gambling limits. Quantitative limits could be used to augment existing responsible gambling guidelines...
  32. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of brief cognitive-behavioural interventions for insomnia in recovering alcoholics
    Shawn R Currie
    Addiction Centre, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Addiction 99:1121-32. 2004
    ..To test the efficacy of a cognitive-behavioural approach to treating disturbed sleep in abstinent alcoholics...
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparison of craving between pathological gamblers and alcoholics
    Hermano Tavares
    Department of Psychiatry, Gambling Outpatient Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1427-31. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to compare craving between pathologic gamblers (PG) and alcohol-dependent subjects (ADS), correlating craving with personality...
  34. 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
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Risk of harm among gamblers in the general population as a function of level of participation in gambling activities
    Shawn R Currie
    Addiction Centre, Foothills Medical Centre, Calgary, AB, Canada
    Addiction 101:570-80. 2006
    ..To examine the relationship between gambling behaviours and risk of gambling-related harm in a nationally representative population sample...
  36. ncbi request reprint Outcome from integrated pain management treatment for recovering substance abusers
    Shawn R Currie
    Addiction Centre, Medical Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Pain 4:91-100. 2003
    ..These results suggest that persons with concurrent chronic pain and substance use disorders are responsive to an integrated treatment model of pain management and relapse prevention...
  37. ncbi request reprint Relationship satisfaction and psychological distress among concerned significant others of pathological gamblers
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:65-71. 2007
    ..Lower relationship satisfaction was associated with more CSO emotional consequences, fewer gambler consequences, and greater severity of gambling problem. Implications for treatment are discussed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Factors at play in faster progression for female pathological gamblers: an exploratory analysis
    Hermano Tavares
    Department of Psychiatry Addiction Centre, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:433-8. 2003
    ..This phenomenon was called the "telescoping effect." By comparing female gamblers with male gamblers regarding gambling preferences and comorbidity, the authors explored potential risk factors for telescoping...
  39. ncbi request reprint The impact of gender, depression, and personality on craving
    Monica L Zilberman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Sao Paulo, SP, 05435 030, Brazil
    J Addict Dis 26:79-84. 2007
    ..This finding underscores the need for vigorous assessment and treatment of comorbid symptomatology in women entering addiction treatment...
  40. ncbi request reprint Future time perspective in pathological gamblers
    David C Hodgins
    Department of Psychology, University of Calgary, Calgery, Alberta, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:775-80. 2002
    ..These results suggest that shortened time horizons are not a unique feature of addicted populations. The role of psychological distress as a possible explanatory variable is discussed...
  41. doi request reprint Problem gamblers' interest in self-help services
    John A Cunningham
    Psychiatr Serv 59:695-6. 2008