Ross M G Norman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Predicting behavioural intentions to those with mental illness: the role of attitude specificity and norms
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, Room 114A, 392 South Street, London, ON N6A 4G5, Canada
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 56:239-54. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Correlates of subjective recovery in an early intervention program for psychoses
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Early Interv Psychiatry 7:278-84. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Examining differences in the stigma of depression and schizophrenia
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 58:69-78. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Perceived relational evaluation as a predictor of self-esteem and mood in people with a psychotic disorder
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 57:309-16. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Social support and functional outcomes in an early intervention program
    Ross M G Norman
    Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses PEPP, LHSC VH, 800 Commissioners Road, E, London, ON N6A 5W9, Canada
    Schizophr Res 140:37-40. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Early premorbid adjustment as a moderator of the impact of duration of untreated psychosis
    Ross M G Norman
    University of Western Ontario and Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses, WMCH Building, 392 South Street, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 4G5
    Schizophr Res 95:111-4. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The significance of family history in first-episode schizophrenia spectrum disorder
    Ross M G Norman
    University of Western Ontario, Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychosis, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:846-52. 2007
  8. doi request reprint The role of perceived norms in the stigmatization of mental illness
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, 392 South Street, London, ON, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:851-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Are personal values of importance in the stigmatization of people with mental illness?
    Ross Mg Norman
    Department of Psychiatry and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 53:848-56. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Attitudes and physical distance to an individual with schizophrenia: the moderating effect of self-transcendent values
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, Rm 114A 392 South Street, London, ON, N6A 4G5, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:751-8. 2010

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Predicting behavioural intentions to those with mental illness: the role of attitude specificity and norms
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, Room 114A, 392 South Street, London, ON N6A 4G5, Canada
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 56:239-54. 2010
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Correlates of subjective recovery in an early intervention program for psychoses
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Early Interv Psychiatry 7:278-84. 2013
    ..Conclusions: PRE appears to be a particularly important aspect of social support in predicting subjective recovery. Prospective studies of the importance of PRE are warranted. ..
  3. doi request reprint Examining differences in the stigma of depression and schizophrenia
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 58:69-78. 2012
    ..Although there is evidence of greater stigmatization of schizophrenia in comparison to depression, there has been little investigation of the reasons for this difference...
  4. ncbi request reprint Perceived relational evaluation as a predictor of self-esteem and mood in people with a psychotic disorder
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Psychiatry 57:309-16. 2012
    ..Our study compared the importance of PRE and other types of social support, in predicting self-esteem and depressive mood, anxiety, and anger-hostility in a sample of patients in an early intervention program for psychotic disorders...
  5. doi request reprint Social support and functional outcomes in an early intervention program
    Ross M G Norman
    Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses PEPP, LHSC VH, 800 Commissioners Road, E, London, ON N6A 5W9, Canada
    Schizophr Res 140:37-40. 2012
    ..To examine social support at initiation of treatment of psychosis and after one year of treatment as predictors of functioning at five year follow-up...
  6. ncbi request reprint Early premorbid adjustment as a moderator of the impact of duration of untreated psychosis
    Ross M G Norman
    University of Western Ontario and Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses, WMCH Building, 392 South Street, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 4G5
    Schizophr Res 95:111-4. 2007
    ..Shorter duration of untreated psychosis (DUP) is often correlated with a poorer response to treatment. In this paper we test the hypothesis that the importance of DUP is moderated by early premorbid adjustment...
  7. ncbi request reprint The significance of family history in first-episode schizophrenia spectrum disorder
    Ross M G Norman
    University of Western Ontario, Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychosis, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:846-52. 2007
    ..The findings provide evidence that presence of a positive family history in first-episode patients is associated with a more pernicious form of illness...
  8. doi request reprint The role of perceived norms in the stigmatization of mental illness
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, 392 South Street, London, ON, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:851-9. 2008
    ..In the current paper we examine the importance of perceived social norms in improving the prediction of social distance preferences...
  9. ncbi request reprint Are personal values of importance in the stigmatization of people with mental illness?
    Ross Mg Norman
    Department of Psychiatry and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 53:848-56. 2008
    ..The influence of personal value priorities on discrimination has been investigated in several contexts, but seldom with reference to social distance towards those with mental illness...
  10. doi request reprint Attitudes and physical distance to an individual with schizophrenia: the moderating effect of self-transcendent values
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, Rm 114A 392 South Street, London, ON, N6A 4G5, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:751-8. 2010
    ..They were then led to anticipate meeting the person and the distance they sat from the expected location of the ill person was assessed...
  11. doi request reprint Physical proximity in anticipation of meeting someone with schizophrenia: the role of explicit evaluations, implicit evaluations and cortisol levels
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, 392 South Street, London N6A 4G5, Canada
    Schizophr Res 124:74-80. 2010
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  12. doi request reprint Symptom and functional outcomes for a 5 year early intervention program for psychoses
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Western Ontario, Rm 114A WMCH Bldg, 392 South Street, London, ON Canada N6A 4G5
    Schizophr Res 129:111-5. 2011
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Parsing the relationship of stigma and insight to psychological well-being in psychotic disorders
    Ross M G Norman
    Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses, Department of Psychiatry, London Health Sciences Centre, 800 Commissioners Road, East London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5W9
    Schizophr Res 133:3-7. 2011
    ..On the other hand, there is reason to suppose that simple awareness of public stigma could also have an impact to the extent that an individual is aware of being ill...
  14. ncbi request reprint Delay in treatment for psychosis : its relation to family history
    Ross M G Norman
    Dept of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London ON, Canada
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:507-12. 2007
    ..Data were derived from 169 patients who presented for treatment to a first episode psychotic disorders program. Information was collected concerning family history, DUP, DUI and the timing of family recognition of the need for help...
  15. ncbi request reprint Does treatment delay predict occupational functioning in first-episode psychosis?
    Ross M G Norman
    University of Western Ontario and Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses, WMCH Building, 392 South Street, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 4G5
    Schizophr Res 91:259-62. 2007
    ..The findings suggest the importance of reducing treatment delay and increasing social support in order to improve occupational outcomes for those with first-episode psychosis...
  16. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of a stress management program for individuals with schizophrenia
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Schizophr Res 58:293-303. 2002
    ..It was concluded that training in stress management may provide patients with skills for coping with acute stressors and reduce the likelihood of subsequent acute exacerbation of symptoms with need for hospitalization...
  17. ncbi request reprint Duration of untreated psychosis and its relationship to clinical outcome
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, Room 113B, WMCH Building, 392 South Street, London, Ontario N6A 4G5, Canada
    Br J Psychiatry Suppl 48:s19-23. 2005
    ..A major reason for interest in early intervention for psychotic disorders is the hypothesised relationship between longer duration of untreated psychosis (DUP) and poorer outcome of treatment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Social support and three-year symptom and admission outcomes for first episode psychosis
    Ross M G Norman
    University of Western Ontario and Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses, London Health Sciences Centre, Room 114A, WMCH Building, 392 South Street, London, Ontario, Canada
    Schizophr Res 80:227-34. 2005
    ..The relationship of social support to follow-up symptoms and hospitalization was independent of other potential predictors such as gender, age, premorbid adjustment and duration of untreated illness...
  19. ncbi request reprint Early signs in schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, Room 114A, WMCH Building, 392 South Street, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 4G5
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:17-23. 2005
    ..The latter findings may indicate that patients with more profound indications of affective disturbance or stress have a better prognosis...
  20. ncbi request reprint Persistent psychoses in first episode patients
    Rahul Manchanda
    Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses PEPP, London Health Sciences Centre, 392 South Street, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 4G5
    Schizophr Res 80:113-6. 2005
    ..Duration of untreated psychoses or untreated illness did not discriminate between the groups...
  21. ncbi request reprint One year outcome in first episode psychosis: influence of DUP and other predictors
    Ashok K Malla
    University of Western Ontario and London Health Sciences Centre, WMCH Building, 375 South Street, London, N6A 4G5, Ontario, Canada
    Schizophr Res 54:231-42. 2002
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Status of patients with first-episode psychosis after one year of phase-specific community-oriented treatment
    Ashok K Malla
    University of Western Ontario, Victoria Campus, London, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 53:458-63. 2002
    ..One-year status is reported for a consecutive sample of patients with nonaffective mostly schizophrenic first-episode psychosis who were receiving treatment in this program...
  23. ncbi request reprint Negative symptoms in first episode non-affective psychosis
    Ashok K Malla
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 105:431-9. 2002
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  24. ncbi request reprint Changes in cognitive functioning following comprehensive treatment for first episode patients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Laurel A Townsend
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, 392 South Street, London, Ontario, Canada, N6A 4G5
    Psychiatry Res 113:69-81. 2002
    ..Neither gender nor duration of untreated psychosis were related to the degree of change in cognitive functioning for this sample. The implications of these findings and the impact of early intervention with this population are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Examining adherence to medication and substance use as possible confounds of duration of untreated psychosis
    Ross M G Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, London Health Sciences Centre, University of Western Ontario, 392 South Street, London, Ontario N6A 4G5, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:331-4. 2002
  26. pmc Computed tomography of the brain morphology of patients with first-episode schizophrenic psychosis
    Ashok K Malla
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Campus, 392 South St, London, ON N6A 4G5
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 27:350-8. 2002
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  27. ncbi request reprint Course of cognitive functioning in first episode schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Laurel A Townsend
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, Saanich Child and Youth Mental Health Services, PO Box 9753 Stn Prov Govt, Victoria BC, V8W 9S3, Canada
    Expert Rev Neurother 4:61-8. 2004
    ..The implications of these findings for future research are discussed...
  28. doi request reprint Substance misuse over the first 18 months of specialized intervention for first episode psychosis
    Jason A R Carr
    Prevention and Early Intervention Program for Psychoses PEPP, London Health Sciences Center, London, Ontario, Canada
    Early Interv Psychiatry 3:221-5. 2009
    ..Examine substance misuse over the first 18 months of first-episode psychosis treatment...
  29. doi request reprint A qualitative analysis of influences on recovery following a first episode of psychosis
    Deborah Windell
    Prevention and Early Intervention for Program for Psychoses, London Health Sciences Center, London, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 59:493-500. 2013
    ..Understanding perceived influences on recovery following a first episode of psychosis could help improve services...
  30. ncbi request reprint Can patients at risk for persistent negative symptoms be identified during their first episode of psychosis?
    Ashok K Malla
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:455-63. 2004
    ..It may therefore be possible to distinguish a subgroup of FEP patients whose primary negative symptoms are likely to persist on the basis of characteristics shown at initial presentation for treatment...
  31. ncbi request reprint First-episode psychosis, early intervention, and outcome: what have we learned?
    Ashok K Malla
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 50:881-91. 2005
    ..This study's objective was to examine the concept of early intervention and the evidence that currently exists to support such a shift in the delivery of care...