W John Livesley

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Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The DSM-5 personality disorder proposal and future directions in the diagnostic classification of personality disorder
    John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    Psychopathology 46:207-16. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Integrated treatment: a conceptual framework for an evidence-based approach to the treatment of personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Pers Disord 26:17-42. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Moving beyond specialized therapies for borderline personality disorder: the importance of integrated domain-focused treatment
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Psychodyn Psychiatry 40:47-74. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Research trends and directions in the study of personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, 2255 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 31:545-59, ix. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Principles and strategies for treating personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Can J Psychiatry 50:442-50. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Toward a genetically-informed model of borderline personality disorder
    John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pers Disord 22:42-71. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Integrated therapy for complex cases of personality disorder
    John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Clin Psychol 64:207-21. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The behavioral genetics of personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C V6T 2A1 Canada
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 4:247-74. 2008
  9. doi request reprint An empirically-based classification of personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pers Disord 25:397-420. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and molecular genetic contributions to a dimensional classification of personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Pers Disord 19:131-55. 2005

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  1. doi request reprint The DSM-5 personality disorder proposal and future directions in the diagnostic classification of personality disorder
    John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    Psychopathology 46:207-16. 2013
    ..Rather than seize this opportunity, DSM-5 advanced an incoherent proposal lacking in evidential support and too poorly organized for clinical use...
  2. doi request reprint Integrated treatment: a conceptual framework for an evidence-based approach to the treatment of personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Pers Disord 26:17-42. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Moving beyond specialized therapies for borderline personality disorder: the importance of integrated domain-focused treatment
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Psychodyn Psychiatry 40:47-74. 2012
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Research trends and directions in the study of personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, 2255 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, B C, Canada
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 31:545-59, ix. 2008
    ..Along with these developments it is also important that research pays more attention to how the integrative processes within personality become dysfunctional in personality disorder...
  5. ncbi request reprint Principles and strategies for treating personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Can J Psychiatry 50:442-50. 2005
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Toward a genetically-informed model of borderline personality disorder
    John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pers Disord 22:42-71. 2008
    ..The etiology of the disorder is discussed in terms of biological and environmental factors associated with each component of the phenotype...
  7. doi request reprint Integrated therapy for complex cases of personality disorder
    John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Clin Psychol 64:207-21. 2008
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The behavioral genetics of personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B C V6T 2A1 Canada
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 4:247-74. 2008
    ..The present review examines major themes in this growing body of research in the context of current issues in the personality disorders...
  9. doi request reprint An empirically-based classification of personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pers Disord 25:397-420. 2011
    ..It is also intended to be used in a flexible but prescribed way to provide a diagnostic assessment tailored to different assessment needs...
  10. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and molecular genetic contributions to a dimensional classification of personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Pers Disord 19:131-55. 2005
    ..It is concluded that an etiologically based classification is feasible for the DSM-V...
  11. ncbi request reprint The genetic and environmental basis of the relationship between schizotypy and personality: a twin study
    Kerry L Jang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:153-9. 2005
    ..Environmental factors appear to be unique to each measure. On the basis of these findings, it is suggested that the environment mediates change in personality function to psychosis as proposed by Meehl's original concept of schizotaxia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Heritability of individual depressive symptoms
    Kerry L Jang
    Division of Behavioural Science, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, 2255 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 2A1
    J Affect Disord 80:125-33. 2004
    ..Broad indices may not adequately reflect the heritable basis of depression because of an unexplored possibility that not all symptoms are heritable...
  13. ncbi request reprint A framework for integrating dimensional and categorical classifications of personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Canada
    J Pers Disord 21:199-224. 2007
    ..The clinical utility of incorporating a dimensional classification is discussed in terms of convenience and acceptability, value in predicting outcomes and treatment planning, and usefulness in organizing and selecting interventions...
  14. ncbi request reprint The University of British Columbia Twin Project: personality is something and personality does something
    Kerry L Jang
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, 2255 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Twin Res Hum Genet 9:739-42. 2006
    ..At the present time, no DNA has been collected; however the facility to collect these data is available. Collaborative projects on this and future questionnaire studies are welcome...
  15. ncbi request reprint Exposure to traumatic events and experiences: aetiological relationships with personality function
    Kerry L Jang
    Division of Behavioural Science, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, 2255 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 2A1
    Psychiatry Res 120:61-9. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that heritable personality characteristics explain part of the variance in the likelihood of exposure to some classes of traumatic events...
  16. ncbi request reprint The etiology of personality function: the University of British Columbia Twin Project
    Kerry L Jang
    Division of Behavioural Sciences, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Twin Res 5:342-6. 2002
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint The structure of traits delineating personality disorder in a Chinese sample
    Wenyu Zheng
    Division of Behavioural Sciences, Department of Psychiatry, 2255 Wesbrook Mall, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pers Disord 16:477-86. 2002
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint A comparison of personality function among patients with seasonal depression, nonseasonal depression, and nonclinical participants
    Erin E Michalak
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pers Disord 18:448-58. 2004
    ..The results demonstrated that the traits associated with seasonal and nonseasonal depression differ in degree, not kind...
  19. doi request reprint Structure of personality pathology in normal and clinical samples: Spanish validation of the DAPP-BQ
    José Alfonso Gutiérrez-Zotes
    Institut Pere Mata and Rovira I Virgili University, Reus, Tarragona, Spain
    J Pers Disord 22:389-404. 2008
    ..Finally, disordered subjects scored significantly higher than normal subjects on 17 of the 18 DAPP-BQ traits. Some pending issues in the construction of an alternative taxonomy of personality disorders are discussed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Synthesizing dimensional and categorical approaches to personality disorders: refining the research agenda for DSM-V Axis II
    Robert F Krueger
    University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 16:S65-73. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Introduction to special feature on self and identity
    W John Livesley
    J Pers Disord 20:541-3. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint The borderline diagnosis I: psychopathology, comorbidity, and personality structure
    Andrew E Skodol
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:936-50. 2002
    ..Although there are a number of competing models of personality structure, they have remarkable convergence on a set of three to five basic personality dimensions...
  23. ncbi request reprint The borderline diagnosis III: identifying endophenotypes for genetic studies
    Larry J Siever
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:964-8. 2002
    ..The use of laboratory paradigms for measures of aggression and affective instability are discussed in the context of such endophenotypic approaches...
  24. ncbi request reprint Genetic and environmental influences on trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms: a twin study
    Murray B Stein
    Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders Program, Department of Psychiatry 0985, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0985, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1675-81. 2002
    ..In this study the authors examined the heritability of trauma exposure and PTSD symptoms in male and female twin pairs of nonveteran volunteers...
  25. ncbi request reprint Progress in the treatment of borderline personality disorder
    W John Livesley
    Can J Psychiatry 50:433-4. 2005
  26. pmc Personality disorder research agenda for the DSM-V
    Thomas A Widiger
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    J Pers Disord 19:315-38. 2005
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Event-related potentials in adolescents with combined ADHD and CD disorder: a single stimulus paradigm
    Jing Du
    Division of Neuropsychology and Psychotherapy, Anhui Institute of Stereotactic Neurosurgery, Anhui Provincial Hospital, Hefei, Anhui, China
    Brain Cogn 60:70-5. 2006
    ..This study suggests that youngsters with ADHD+CD had pronounced emotion dysregulation, and prominent deficit in passive attention, as reflected by the automatic processing of auditory stimuli...
  28. ncbi request reprint Heritability of social anxiety-related concerns and personality characteristics: a twin study
    Murray B Stein
    Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders Program, Department of Psychiatry 0985, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0985, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:219-24. 2002
    ..Moreover, the same genes that influence negative evaluation fears appear to influence a cluster of anxiety-related personality characteristics. Implications and limitations of these findings are discussed...
  29. ncbi request reprint Is the genetic structure of human personality universal? A cross-cultural twin study from North America, Europe, and Asia
    Shinji Yamagata
    Department of Cognitive and Behavioral Science, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University of Tokyo, Japan
    J Pers Soc Psychol 90:987-98. 2006
    ..These results suggest that the FFM has a solid biological basis and may represent a common heritage of the human species...
  30. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of the Dimensional Assessment of Personality Pathology-Basic Questionnaire and its relationship with the revised NEO personality inventory in a Japanese sample
    Toshimasa Maruta
    Department of Psychiatry, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo 160 0023, Japan
    Compr Psychiatry 47:528-33. 2006
    ..These indicated that the NEO-PI-R does not have content that covers some DAPP-BQ dimensions, especially conduct problems, narcissism, and stimulus seeking...
  31. ncbi request reprint The borderline diagnosis II: biology, genetics, and clinical course
    Andrew E Skodol
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:951-63. 2002
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Cerebral information processing in personality disorders: I. Intensity dependence of auditory evoked potentials
    Wei Wang
    Division of Neuropsychology and Psychotherapy, Anhui Institute of Stereotactic Neurosurgery, Anhui Provincial Hospital, Hefei, China
    Psychiatry Res 141:173-83. 2006
    ..The increased intensity dependence of the auditory N1-P2 component might indicate that cerebral 5-HT neuronal activity is, on average, weak in the histrionic patients...