Jonathan S Comer

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Generalized anxiety disorder and the proposed associated symptoms criterion change for DSM-5 in a treatment-seeking sample of anxious youth
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychology, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    Depress Anxiety 29:994-1003. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Specifying child anxiety disorders not otherwise specified in the DSM-IV
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychology, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    Depress Anxiety 29:1004-13. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Psychosocial treatment efficacy for disruptive behavior problems in very young children: a meta-analytic examination
    Jonathan S Comer
    Early Childhood Interventions Program, Dept of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 52:26-36. 2013
  4. pmc A pilot feasibility evaluation of the CALM Program for anxiety disorders in early childhood
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, 648 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 26:40-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint National trends in the antipsychotic treatment of psychiatric outpatients with anxiety disorders
    Jonathan S Comer
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, MA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 168:1057-65. 2011
  6. pmc National trends in child and adolescent psychotropic polypharmacy in office-based practice, 1996-2007
    Jonathan S Comer
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:1001-10. 2010
  7. pmc Children and terrorism-related news: training parents in Coping and Media Literacy
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University NYSPI, Division of Child Psychiatry, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:568-78. 2008
  8. pmc The intolerance of uncertainty scale for children: a psychometric evaluation
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychol Assess 21:402-11. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The reciprocal relationship between alliance and symptom improvement across the treatment of childhood anxiety
    Craig D Marker
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, FL, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 42:22-33. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Adapting parent-child interaction therapy to treat anxiety disorders in young children
    Anthony C Puliafico
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive Unit 74, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 21:607-19. 2012

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Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Generalized anxiety disorder and the proposed associated symptoms criterion change for DSM-5 in a treatment-seeking sample of anxious youth
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychology, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    Depress Anxiety 29:994-1003. 2012
    ..Relevant evaluations in youth to support such a change are sparse...
  2. doi request reprint Specifying child anxiety disorders not otherwise specified in the DSM-IV
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychology, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    Depress Anxiety 29:1004-13. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Psychosocial treatment efficacy for disruptive behavior problems in very young children: a meta-analytic examination
    Jonathan S Comer
    Early Childhood Interventions Program, Dept of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 52:26-36. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc A pilot feasibility evaluation of the CALM Program for anxiety disorders in early childhood
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, 648 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 26:40-9. 2012
    ..Future work is needed to replicate the present findings in larger samples utilizing randomized controlled comparisons...
  5. doi request reprint National trends in the antipsychotic treatment of psychiatric outpatients with anxiety disorders
    Jonathan S Comer
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, MA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 168:1057-65. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present study was to examine patterns and recent trends in the antipsychotic medication treatment of anxiety disorders among visits to office-based psychiatrists in the United States...
  6. pmc National trends in child and adolescent psychotropic polypharmacy in office-based practice, 1996-2007
    Jonathan S Comer
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, and the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:1001-10. 2010
    ..To examine patterns and recent trends in multiclass psychotropic treatment among youth visits to office-based physicians in the United States...
  7. pmc Children and terrorism-related news: training parents in Coping and Media Literacy
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University NYSPI, Division of Child Psychiatry, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:568-78. 2008
    ..Implications and research suggestions are discussed...
  8. pmc The intolerance of uncertainty scale for children: a psychometric evaluation
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychol Assess 21:402-11. 2009
    ..Findings provide preliminary support for use of the IUSC for continuous measurement of children's ability to tolerate uncertainty...
  9. doi request reprint The reciprocal relationship between alliance and symptom improvement across the treatment of childhood anxiety
    Craig D Marker
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, FL, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 42:22-33. 2013
    ..Results provide partial support for a reciprocal model in which therapeutic alliance improves outcome, and anxiety reduction improves therapeutic alliance...
  10. doi request reprint Adapting parent-child interaction therapy to treat anxiety disorders in young children
    Anthony C Puliafico
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive Unit 74, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 21:607-19. 2012
    ....
  11. pmc Generalized Anxiety Disorder in youth: diagnostic considerations
    Courtney L Benjamin
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
    Depress Anxiety 28:173-82. 2011
    ..This study examined the multiple domains that optimally distinguish (1) GAD youth from nonanxiety-disordered youth and (2) GAD youth from other anxiety-disordered youth...
  12. doi request reprint Changes in emotion regulation following cognitive-behavioral therapy for anxious youth
    Cynthia Suveg
    Department of Psychology, Psychology Building, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 3013, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 38:390-401. 2009
    ..The results suggest that the gains made in worry regulation do not generalize to other emotions that are not specifically targeted within the CBT protocol...
  13. pmc Health-related quality of life across the anxiety disorders: results from the national epidemiologic survey on alcohol and related conditions (NESARC)
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:43-50. 2011
    ..The current analysis compares health-related quality of life in a US community-dwelling sample of adults with DSM-IV social anxiety disorder, generalized anxiety disorders (GAD), panic disorder, and specific phobia...
  14. doi request reprint In-session exposure tasks and therapeutic alliance across the treatment of childhood anxiety disorders
    Philip C Kendall
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 77:517-25. 2009
    ..Results are discussed in relation to the processes, mediators, and ingredients of efficacious interventions as well as in terms of the dissemination of empirically supported treatments...
  15. doi request reprint Attack-related life disruption and child psychopathology in New York City public schoolchildren 6-months post-9/11
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:460-9. 2010
    ..Future postdisaster efforts must, in addition to ensuring the availability of mental health services for proximally exposed youth, maintain a focus on youth burdened by disaster-related life disruption...
  16. doi request reprint Evaluation of the proposed social anxiety disorder specifier change for DSM-5 in a treatment-seeking sample of anxious youth
    Caroline E Kerns
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    Depress Anxiety 30:709-15. 2013
    ..Relevant evaluations to support this change in youth samples are sparse...
  17. pmc The relationship between anxiety disorders and substance use among adolescents in the community: specificity and gender differences
    Ping Wu
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 39:177-88. 2010
    ..Future studies based on longitudinal data could further elucidate the relationships among anxiety disorders, gender, and substance use...
  18. doi request reprint Direct-to-consumer marketing of psychological treatments for anxiety disorders
    Kaitlin P Gallo
    Boston University, Department of Psychology, Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, 648 Beacon Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA Electronic address
    J Anxiety Disord 27:793-801. 2013
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Disasters and youth: a meta-analytic examination of posttraumatic stress
    Jami M Furr
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:765-80. 2010
    ..Meta-analyze the literature on posttraumatic stress (PTS) symptoms in youths post-disaster...
  20. doi request reprint Media use and children's perceptions of societal threat and personal vulnerability
    Jonathan S Comer
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 37:622-30. 2008
    ..Relationships were found neither between children's Internet use and threat perceptions nor between media use and perceptions of societal threat...
  21. doi request reprint The diagnostic utility of separation anxiety disorder symptoms: an item response theory analysis
    Christine E Cooper-Vince
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 42:417-28. 2014
    ..Implications are discussed for optimizing the taxonomy of SAD in youth. ..
  22. doi request reprint Evidence-based psychological treatments: an update and a way forward
    David H Barlow
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 9:1-27. 2013
    ..We conclude by proposing new directions in both research and clinical practice to accomplish these goals...
  23. doi request reprint Maternal intrusiveness, family financial means, and anxiety across childhood in a large multiphase sample of community youth
    Christine E Cooper-Vince
    Early Childhood Interventions Program and the Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 42:429-38. 2014
    ..Findings help elucidate for whom and when maternal intrusiveness has the greatest link with child anxiety and can inform targeted treatment efforts. ..
  24. ncbi request reprint Social phobia in youth: the diagnostic utility of feared social situations
    Anthony C Puliafico
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Psychol Assess 19:152-8. 2007
    ..Results are discussed with regard to informing diagnostic interviews and diagnostic systems for social phobia in youth...