Richard A Brown

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A preliminary, randomized trial of aerobic exercise for alcohol dependence
    Richard A Brown
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906 Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 47:1-9. 2014
  2. pmc Cognitive-behavioral treatment for depression in alcoholism
    R A Brown
    Butler Hospital Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 65:715-26. 1997
  3. pmc Bupropion and cognitive-behavioral treatment for depression in smoking cessation
    Richard A Brown
    Brown Medical School, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:721-30. 2007
  4. pmc Effects of motivational interviewing on smoking cessation in adolescents with psychiatric disorders
    R A Brown
    Brown Medical School Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Tob Control 12:IV3-10. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Distress tolerance and duration of past smoking cessation attempts
    Richard A Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 111:180-5. 2002
  6. pmc Distress tolerance treatment for early-lapse smokers: rationale, program description, and preliminary findings
    Richard A Brown
    Brown Medical School Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Behav Modif 32:302-32. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity: relationship to negative affect smoking and smoking cessation in smokers with past major depressive disorder
    R A Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Butler Hospital Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Addict Behav 26:887-99. 2001
  8. pmc A prospective examination of distress tolerance and early smoking lapse in adult self-quitters
    Richard A Brown
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:493-502. 2009
  9. pmc Distress tolerance and early smoking lapse
    Richard A Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Butler Hospital Brown Medical School, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:713-33. 2005
  10. pmc Cognitive-behavioral treatment for depression in smoking cessation
    R A Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:471-80. 2001

Detail Information

Publications74

  1. ncbi request reprint A preliminary, randomized trial of aerobic exercise for alcohol dependence
    Richard A Brown
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906 Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 47:1-9. 2014
    ..Study findings indicate that a moderate intensity, group aerobic exercise intervention is an efficacious adjunct to alcohol treatment. Improving adherence to the intervention may enhance its beneficial effects on alcohol use. ..
  2. pmc Cognitive-behavioral treatment for depression in alcoholism
    R A Brown
    Butler Hospital Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 65:715-26. 1997
    ..13%), percent days abstinent (90.5% vs. 68.3%), and drinks per day (0.46 vs. 5.71). Theoretical and clinical implications of using CBT-D in alcohol treatment are discussed...
  3. pmc Bupropion and cognitive-behavioral treatment for depression in smoking cessation
    Richard A Brown
    Brown Medical School, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:721-30. 2007
    ..An a priori test of treatment effects in smokers with these depression vulnerability factors is warranted in future clinical trials...
  4. pmc Effects of motivational interviewing on smoking cessation in adolescents with psychiatric disorders
    R A Brown
    Brown Medical School Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Tob Control 12:IV3-10. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Distress tolerance and duration of past smoking cessation attempts
    Richard A Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 111:180-5. 2002
    ....
  6. pmc Distress tolerance treatment for early-lapse smokers: rationale, program description, and preliminary findings
    Richard A Brown
    Brown Medical School Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Behav Modif 32:302-32. 2008
    ..Preliminary data from a pilot study (N = 16) are presented, and clinical implications are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity: relationship to negative affect smoking and smoking cessation in smokers with past major depressive disorder
    R A Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Butler Hospital Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Addict Behav 26:887-99. 2001
    ..Results suggest that smokers with heightened levels of AS may smoke more often to manage negative moods and may be less able to tolerate early withdrawal symptoms, specifically during early stages of a quit attempt...
  8. pmc A prospective examination of distress tolerance and early smoking lapse in adult self-quitters
    Richard A Brown
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:493-502. 2009
    ..How one reacts to the discomfort of nicotine withdrawal and quitting smoking (i.e., distress tolerance) may be a more promising avenue of investigation with important treatment implications...
  9. pmc Distress tolerance and early smoking lapse
    Richard A Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Butler Hospital Brown Medical School, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:713-33. 2005
    ..Theoretical and clinical implications of distress tolerance in smoking cessation are discussed and the development of a specialized and novel behavioral distress tolerance treatment for early smoking lapsers is proposed...
  10. pmc Cognitive-behavioral treatment for depression in smoking cessation
    R A Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:471-80. 2001
    ..3 and 2.6, respectively). Results suggest that CBT-D provides specific benefits for some, but not all, smokers with a history of MDD...
  11. pmc A randomized controlled trial of cognitive-behavioral treatment for depression versus relaxation training for alcohol-dependent individuals with elevated depressive symptoms
    Richard A Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Butler Hospital Brown Medical School, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:286-96. 2011
    ..The current study represents a replication of this pilot study using a larger sample size and a longer follow-up assessment period...
  12. pmc Association of post-treatment smoking change with future smoking and cessation efforts among adolescents with psychiatric comorbidity
    Laura MacPherson
    Brown University Center for Alcohol and Addictions Studies, Providence, RI, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:1297-307. 2007
    ..Findings have implications for initial post-treatment change as it relates to subsequent smoking and cessation outcomes among adolescent smokers at especially high risk for smoking persistence...
  13. pmc Effects on substance use outcomes in adolescents receiving motivational interviewing for smoking cessation during psychiatric hospitalization
    Richard A Brown
    Butler Hospital Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Addict Behav 34:887-91. 2009
    ..This finding is consistent with previous studies that have shown that smoking cessation does not have a detrimental effect on substance abuse treatment outcomes among youth...
  14. pmc Aerobic exercise for alcohol recovery: rationale, program description, and preliminary findings
    Richard A Brown
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University Butler Hospital, USA
    Behav Modif 33:220-49. 2009
    ..Preliminary data from a pilot study (N=19) are presented, and the overall significance of this research effort is discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Family and peer influences on tobacco use among adolescents with psychiatric disorders
    Dawn M Picotte
    Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:518-23. 2006
    ..As a result, peer and family influences strongly impact the initiation and maintenance of adolescent smoking and should be considered when designing smoking cessation interventions for adolescents with psychiatric disorders...
  16. ncbi request reprint Persistence of antidepressant treatment effects in a pharmacotherapy plus psychotherapy trial for active injection drug users
    Michael D Stein
    Department of Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Am J Addict 14:346-57. 2005
    ..Combined treatment is superior to an assessment-only condition in depression remission rates at the end-of-treatment, but this difference does not persist...
  17. pmc Addressing heavy drinking in smoking cessation treatment: a randomized clinical trial
    Christopher W Kahler
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:852-62. 2008
    ..Integrating brief alcohol intervention into smoking cessation treatment appears feasible, but further development is needed to yield lasting effects on smoking...
  18. pmc Impact of bupropion and cognitive-behavioral treatment for depression on positive affect, negative affect, and urges to smoke during cessation treatment
    David R Strong
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:1142-53. 2009
    ..Studies of treatment-related changes in precessation affect or urges to smoke are needed to evaluate the proposed mechanisms of these treatments...
  19. ncbi request reprint History of major depressive disorder among smokers in cessation treatment: associations with dysfunctional attitudes and coping
    Christopher W Kahler
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Addict Behav 28:1033-47. 2003
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Nicotine withdrawal among adolescents with acute psychopathology: an item response analysis
    David R Strong
    Addictions Research, Butler Hospital, and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:547-57. 2004
    ....
  21. pmc The role of negative affect in risk for early lapse among low distress tolerance smokers
    Ana M Abrantes
    Butler Hospital Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Addict Behav 33:1394-401. 2008
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Nicotine dependence symptoms among adolescents with psychiatric disorders: using a Rasch model to evaluate symptom expression across time
    David R Strong
    Brown Medical School and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:557-69. 2007
    ..Results suggest that DSM-IV and mFTQ measures of nicotine dependence provide complementary information when assessing nicotine dependence levels among adolescents with psychiatric disorders...
  23. pmc Dimensions of depressive symptoms and smoking cessation
    Adam M Leventhal
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:507-17. 2008
    ..0018. Interventions targeting anhedonia and low positive affect may be useful for smokers trying to quit...
  24. ncbi request reprint Substance-induced and independent major depressive disorder in treatment-seeking alcoholics: associations with dysfunctional attitudes and coping
    Christopher W Kahler
    Centre for Alcohol and Addiction, Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:363-71. 2002
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Substance use disorder characteristics and externalizing problems among inpatient adolescent smokers
    Ana M Abrantes
    Butler Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 37:391-9. 2005
    ..The results of this study point to potentially important clinical implications such as tailoring prevention and intervention efforts according to type of externalizing symptomatology and gender...
  26. ncbi request reprint Health risk behaviors in relation to making a smoking quit attempt among adolescents
    Ana M Abrantes
    Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Behav Med 32:142-9. 2009
    ..g., fighting, drug use, and high risk sexual activity) were associated with decreased likelihood of cessation. Findings from this study may inform efforts to develop more effective smoking prevention and treatment programs for youth...
  27. pmc Single versus recurrent depression history: differentiating risk factors among current US smokers
    David R Strong
    Butler Hospital, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA david
    Drug Alcohol Depend 109:90-5. 2010
    ..Approximately 15% of current US smokers have a history of recurrent MDD. Little is known about the risk factors that contribute to persistent smoking and differentiate these at-risk smokers, US...
  28. ncbi request reprint Negative mood, depressive symptoms, and major depression after smoking cessation treatment in smokers with a history of major depressive disorder
    Christopher W Kahler
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 111:670-5. 2002
    ..Unexpected was that CBT-D was associated with greater negative mood and depressive symptoms and increased MDE risk. Results suggest complex bidirectional associations between affect and smoking outcomes...
  29. ncbi request reprint Substance use and diagnostic characteristics that differentiate smoking and nonsmoking adolescents in a psychiatric setting
    Susan E Ramsey
    Brown University Medical School and Rhode Island Hospital, Division of General Internal Medicine, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:759-62. 2003
  30. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking among adolescent psychiatric inpatients: prevalence and correlates
    Susan E Ramsey
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 14:149-53. 2002
    ....
  31. pmc The commitment to quitting smoking scale: initial validation in a smoking cessation trial for heavy social drinkers
    Christopher W Kahler
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G S121 5, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2420-4. 2007
    ..Results suggest that commitment is a highly relevant construct for smoking cessation, which can be reliably assessed with the Commitment to Quitting Smoking Scale and which may be an excellent target for smoking cessation treatments...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smokers who have difficulties quitting: the role of negative mood
    Ana M Abrantes
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, USA
    Med Health R I 89:169-71. 2006
  33. doi request reprint Alcoholics Anonymous and hazardously drinking women returning to the community after incarceration: predictors of attendance and outcome
    Yael Chatav Schonbrun
    Butler Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:532-9. 2011
    ..Although little is known about the patterns of help utilization and efficacy for alcohol problems, preliminary evidence suggests that Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is a widely available resource for this population...
  34. pmc Readiness to change smoking behavior in adolescents with psychiatric disorders
    Timothy R Apodaca
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G BH, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Addict Behav 32:1119-30. 2007
    ..Parallels between current results and the Theory of Planned Behavior are discussed in consideration of developing more effective MI-based interventions for adolescent smokers...
  35. ncbi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity, self-reported motives for alcohol and nicotine use, and level of consumption
    Amber Novak
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 17:165-80. 2003
    ..In addition, striking differences were found between drinkers who smoke and those who do not smoke, suggesting that this subgroup may also represent an at-risk group of drinkers...
  36. ncbi request reprint Hostility in smokers with past major depressive disorder: relation to smoking patterns, reasons for quitting, and cessation outcomes
    Christopher W Kahler
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G BH, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:809-18. 2004
    ..Results suggest hostility may play an important role in smoking motivation and cessation outcomes among smokers with past major depression...
  37. doi request reprint Acute changes in obsessions and compulsions following moderate-intensity aerobic exercise among patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Ana M Abrantes
    Butler Hospital Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 23:923-7. 2009
    ..Results of this study point toward the promising effect of exercise for acute symptom reduction in patients with OCD...
  38. pmc Patterns of change in depressive symptoms during smoking cessation: who's at risk for relapse?
    Ellen S Burgess
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine Butler Hopital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:356-61. 2002
    ..Results suggest that among smokers with an MDD history there is substantial heterogeneity in patterns of depressive symptoms during quitting and that patterns involving increased symptoms are associated with low abstinence rates...
  39. ncbi request reprint Motivational enhancement and coping skills training for cocaine abusers: effects on substance use outcomes
    Damaris J Rohsenow
    Providence VA Medical Center, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Addiction 99:862-74. 2004
    ..Effects of MET were hypothesized to be greater with CST and for less motivated patients...
  40. pmc Development and preliminary randomized controlled trial of a distress tolerance treatment for smokers with a history of early lapse
    Richard A Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Butler Hospital Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:2005-15. 2013
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of moderate-intensity aerobic exercise for obsessive compulsive disorder
    Richard A Brown
    Butler Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:514-20. 2007
    ..Results of this study suggest that a randomized clinical trial evaluating the efficacy of this 12-week aerobic exercise intervention is warranted...
  42. ncbi request reprint Nicotine dependence measures among adolescents with psychiatric disorders: evaluating symptom expression as a function of dependence severity
    David R Strong
    Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence RI 02906, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:735-46. 2003
    ..These analyses provide us with some preliminary understanding of the severity of particular symptoms and the order in which symptoms are likely to be expressed across levels of nicotine dependence...
  43. ncbi request reprint Motivational enhancement for 12-step involvement among patients undergoing alcohol detoxification
    Christopher W Kahler
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:736-41. 2004
    ..Results indicate that among patients undergoing alcohol detoxification, ME-12 may be beneficial only for those who have little experience with 12-step groups...
  44. ncbi request reprint Reductions in HIV risk behaviors among depressed drug injectors
    Michael D Stein
    Department of Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 31:417-32. 2005
    ..To determine if, by reducing depressive symptoms, combined psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy reduces HIV drug risk behavior compared to an assessment-only condition for active drug injectors over 9 months...
  45. ncbi request reprint Discriminating between substance-induced and independent depressive episodes in alcohol dependent patients
    Susan E Ramsey
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:672-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine the accuracy with which the depressive episodes of alcoholics undergoing treatment are classified as substance-induced depression (SID) or independent major depressive disorder (MDD)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Cognitive variables in alcohol dependent patients with elevated depressive symptoms: changes and predictive utility as a function of treatment modality
    Susan E Ramsey
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Subst Abus 23:171-82. 2002
    ..Although these results are preliminary in nature, they do suggest that future research might examine efforts to capitalize on these mechanisms through the facilitation of changes found to predict better drinking outcomes in this study...
  47. ncbi request reprint Finding order in the DSM-IV nicotine dependence syndrome: a Rasch analysis
    David R Strong
    Brown Medical School and Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 72:151-62. 2003
    ..More precise assessment of nicotine dependence would improve the predictive value of these measures and ultimately help inform nicotine dependence treatments...
  48. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and readiness to quit smoking among cigarette smokers in outpatient alcohol treatment
    Brian Hitsman
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 16:264-8. 2002
    ..S. Radloff, 1977). The findings suggest that alcoholic smokers with low depressive symptoms are more receptive to quitting smoking after sustained alcohol abstinence...
  49. pmc Pharmacogenetic clinical trial of sustained-release bupropion for smoking cessation
    Sean P David
    Brown University Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Providence, RI 02860, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:821-33. 2007
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint A preliminary randomized controlled trial of a behavioral exercise intervention for smoking cessation
    Ana M Abrantes
    Butler Hospital, Providence, RI Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:1094-103. 2014
    ..Previous exercise intervention studies for smoking cessation have been challenged by a number of methodological limitations that confound the potential efficacy of aerobic exercise for smoking cessation...
  51. doi request reprint Efficacy of sequential use of fluoxetine for smoking cessation in elevated depressive symptom smokers
    Richard A Brown
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Butler Hospital Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:197-207. 2014
    ..Specifically, this randomized, open-label clinical trial was designed to evaluate the efficacy of three logical, real-world alternatives for providing smoking cessation treatment to smokers with elevated depressive symptoms...
  52. ncbi request reprint Relationship among alcohol use, depression, smoking behavior, and motivation to quit smoking with hospitalized smokers
    B R Cargill
    Department of Psychiatry, The Miriam Hospital and Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 15:272-5. 2001
    ..Overall, depression and alcohol use had stronger associations with smoking-related variables than with smoking cessation motivation variables...
  53. doi request reprint Physical activity and neuropsychiatric symptoms of Parkinson disease
    Ana M Abrantes
    Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 25:138-45. 2012
    ..Developing and tailoring exercise programs that incorporate specific preferences may result in more effective interventions for patients with PD...
  54. ncbi request reprint An item response analysis of the Alcohol Dependence Scale in treatment-seeking alcoholics
    Christopher W Kahler
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G BH, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:127-36. 2003
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Development and initial validation of a 12-step participation expectancies questionnaire
    Christopher W Kahler
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G BH, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:538-42. 2006
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Assessing the severity of hazardous drinking and related consequences among incarcerated women
    David R Strong
    Butler Hospital and Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:907-14. 2010
    ..The expected inter-relationships among problems, symptoms and consequences, and enhanced sensitivity of combined assessments require confirmation in applied clinical settings...
  57. pmc Hostility and smoking cessation treatment outcome in heavy social drinkers
    Christopher W Kahler
    Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:67-76. 2009
    ..PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)...
  58. pmc Bupropion efficacy for smoking cessation is influenced by the DRD2 Taq1A polymorphism: analysis of pooled data from two clinical trials
    Sean P David
    Brown University Center for Primary Care and Prevention, Primary Care Genetics and Translational Research Center, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:1251-7. 2007
    ..These data suggest that bupropion may be effective for smoking cessation only in a subgroup of smokers with the DRD2 Taq1 A2/A2 genotype...
  59. ncbi request reprint A content analysis of smoking craving
    W G Shadel
    Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Clin Psychol 57:145-50. 2001
    ..To assume that smoking craving is qualitatively similar across persons, then, may mask important variations that define the individual experience of craving...
  60. ncbi request reprint Naltrexone's effect on cue-elicited craving among alcoholics in treatment
    P M Monti
    Providence VA Medical Center, Brown University, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 23:1386-94. 1999
    ..The present study investigates the effects of a pharmacotherapy (naltrexone) on a laboratory-based, cue-elicited urge to drink among abstinent alcoholics in treatment...
  61. ncbi request reprint Naltrexone and cue exposure with coping and communication skills training for alcoholics: treatment process and 1-year outcomes
    P M Monti
    Providence VA Medical Center, and the Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 25:1634-47. 2001
    ..This study investigated the effects of combining these elements as treatment adjuncts...
  62. ncbi request reprint Exercise attitudes and behaviors among persons in treatment for alcohol use disorders
    J P Read
    Brown University Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Box G BH, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 21:199-206. 2001
    ..Together, these preliminary data indicate that exercise-based interventions are may be well-received by those early in recovery from AUDs...
  63. doi request reprint Computer and mobile technology-based interventions for substance use disorders: an organizing framework
    Erika B Litvin
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, United States
    Addict Behav 38:1747-56. 2013
    ..We hope that our framework will aid in guiding programmatic progress in this exciting field...
  64. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders, familial factors, and cigarette smoking: III. Associations with cessation by young adulthood among daily smokers
    Paul Rohde
    Oregon Research Institute, Eugene, OR 97403 1983, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:509-22. 2004
    ..The causal nature of the significant associations and the degree to which modification of these factors increases the probability of future smoking cessation deserve further attention...
  65. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress tolerance and duration of most recent abstinence attempt among residential treatment-seeking substance abusers
    Stacey B Daughters
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, 20742, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 19:208-11. 2005
    ..Systematic replications including a prospective design are recommended...
  66. ncbi request reprint Anxiety sensitivity: association with intensity of retrospectively-rated smoking-related withdrawal symptoms and motivation to quit
    Michael J Zvolensky
    The University of Vermont, Department of Psychology, 2 Colchester Avenue, John Dewey Hall, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Cogn Behav Ther 33:114-25. 2004
    ..g. nicotine dependence) and affect (e.g. panic attack history) factors. These results are discussed in relation to better understanding panic-related vulnerability factors in smoking cessation...
  67. ncbi request reprint Nonclinical panic attack history and smoking cessation: an initial examination
    Michael J Zvolensky
    Anxiety and Health Research Laboratory, Department of Psychology, The University of Vermont, John Dewey Hall, 2 Colchester Avenue, Room 202, Burlington, VT 05405 0134, USA
    Addict Behav 29:825-30. 2004
    ..These findings are discussed in regard to the role of negative affect vulnerability factors in smoking cessation with specific reference to panic attacks...
  68. ncbi request reprint Recurrent event analysis of lapse and recovery in a smoking cessation clinical trial using bupropion
    E Paul Wileyto
    University of Pennsylvania, Tobacco Use Research Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:257-68. 2005
    ..Further research disentangling lapse and recovery events from summary abstinence measures is needed to help us develop interventions that take advantage of bupropion at its best and that compensate where it is weak...
  69. ncbi request reprint The relationship among negative affect, distress tolerance, and length of gambling abstinence attempt
    Stacey B Daughters
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Gambl Stud 21:363-78. 2005
    ..Immediate relapsers also were less likely to persist on the psychological stressor, suggesting that one's ability to tolerate the initial discomfort of an abstinence attempt may play an important role in gambling treatment outcome...
  70. ncbi request reprint Baseline reaction time predicts 12-month smoking cessation outcome in formerly depressed smokers
    Jon D Kassel
    Psychology Department, University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, IL 40506 0044, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:415-9. 2007
    ..Therefore, simple reaction time may capture aspects of depression not typically assessed in self-report questionnaires. These results are discussed in terms of their theoretical and clinical implications for smoking cessation research...
  71. ncbi request reprint Distress tolerance as a predictor of early treatment dropout in a residential substance abuse treatment facility
    Stacey B Daughters
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:729-34. 2005
    ..There was no relationship between physical distress tolerance and early treatment dropout. Implications for future studies and treatment development or modification are discussed...
  72. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders, familial factors and cigarette smoking: I. Associations with smoking initiation
    Paul Rohde
    Oregon Research Institute, Eugene, OR 97403 1983, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:85-98. 2003
    ..Results underscore the potential importance of assessing and treating psychiatric disorders in smoking prevention and cessation efforts...
  73. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a behavioral measure of risk taking: the Balloon Analogue Risk Task (BART)
    C W Lejuez
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    J Exp Psychol Appl 8:75-84. 2002
    ..These results indicate that the BART may be a useful tool in the assessment of risk taking...
  74. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders, familial factors, and cigarette smoking: II. Associations with progression to daily smoking
    Paul Rohde
    Oregon Research Institute, Eugene, OR, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:119-32. 2004
    ..Limitations of the present study and future research directions are noted...

Research Grants20

  1. Applying Exercise Intervention to Drug Treatment
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..If the efficacy of this intervention can be established in this trial and in subsequent clinical trials, drug dependent patients will be provided with a valuable adjunct or alternative to traditional substance abuse treatment. ..
  2. Sequential Use of Fluoxetine for Smokers with Elevated Depressive Symptoms
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Current and past psychiatric diagnoses will be assessed, as will changes in depressive symptoms, nicotine withdrawal symptoms and associated mood states. ..
  3. Distress Tolerance Treatment for Early Smoking Lapsers
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Distress Tolerance Treatment for Smoking Cessation
    Richard A Brown; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  5. Distress Tolerance Treatment for Early Smoking Lapsers
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Development of an Exercise Intervention for Alcoholics
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Applying Exercise Intervention to Drug Treatment
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If the efficacy of this intervention can be established in this trial and in subsequent clinical trials, drug dependent patients will be provided with a valuable adjunct or alternative to traditional substance abuse treatment. ..
  8. MI for Teen Substance Abuse with Psychiatric Comorbidity
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Sequential Use of Fluoxetine for Smokers with Elevated Depressive Symptoms
    Richard A Brown; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Current and past psychiatric diagnoses will be assessed, as will changes in depressive symptoms, nicotine withdrawal symptoms and associated mood states. ..
  10. Distress Tolerance Treatment for Smoking Cessation
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  11. MI for Teen Substance Abuse with Psychiatric Comorbidity
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. Applying Exercise Intervention to Drug Treatment
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..If the efficacy of this intervention can be established in this trial and in subsequent clinical trials, drug dependent patients will be provided with a valuable adjunct or alternative to traditional substance abuse treatment. ..
  13. MI for Teen Substance Abuse with Psychiatric Comorbidity
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. Development of an Exercise Intervention for Alcoholics
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. MI for Teen Substance Abuse with Psychiatric Comorbidity
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Distress Tolerance Treatment for Early Smoking Lapsers
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. Development of an Exercise Intervention for Alcoholics
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. MI for Teen Substance Abuse with Psychiatric Comorbidity
    Richard Brown; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..