B A Gaudiano

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Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The treatment of psychotic major depression: is there a role for adjunctive psychotherapy?
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychother Psychosom 76:271-7. 2007
  2. doi Self-stigma and attitudes about treatment in depressed patients in a hospital setting
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Butler Hospital, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 59:586-91. 2013
  3. doi The evidence-based practice of psychotherapy: facing the challenges that lie ahead
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 33:813-24. 2013
  4. doi An open trial of a new acceptance-based behavioral treatment for major depression with psychotic features
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, RI, USA
    Behav Modif 37:324-55. 2013
  5. ncbi Prevalence of attenuated psychotic symptoms and their relationship with DSM-IV diagnoses in a general psychiatric outpatient clinic
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Butler Hospital, Psychosocial Research Program, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:149-55. 2013
  6. pmc Patients' treatment expectancies in clinical trials of antidepressants versus psychotherapy for depression: a study using hypothetical vignettes
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 54:28-33. 2013
  7. pmc Prevalence and clinical characteristics of psychotic versus nonpsychotic major depression in a general psychiatric outpatient clinic
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:54-64. 2009
  8. pmc The emergence of suicidal ideation during the post-hospital treatment of depressed patients
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:539-51. 2008
  9. pmc Does the dexamethasone suppression test reliably discriminate between psychotic and nonpsychotic major depression?: an exploratory analysis of potential confounds
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:395-400. 2009
  10. pmc Ost's (2008) methodological comparison of clinical trials of acceptance and commitment therapy versus cognitive behavior therapy: Matching apples with oranges?
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, USA
    Behav Res Ther 47:1066-70. 2009

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Publications32

  1. ncbi The treatment of psychotic major depression: is there a role for adjunctive psychotherapy?
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychother Psychosom 76:271-7. 2007
    ..However, there currently are no empirically supported psychotherapies specifically designed for treating psychotic depression...
  2. doi Self-stigma and attitudes about treatment in depressed patients in a hospital setting
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Butler Hospital, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 59:586-91. 2013
    ..However, most previous research in this area has been conducted in outpatient samples. The current study investigated self-stigma and its relationship with treatment beliefs in depressed patients receiving psychiatric hospital treatment...
  3. doi The evidence-based practice of psychotherapy: facing the challenges that lie ahead
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 33:813-24. 2013
    ..In addition, we review and comment on the other articles contained in this special issue pertaining to the future of evidence-based psychotherapy...
  4. doi An open trial of a new acceptance-based behavioral treatment for major depression with psychotic features
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, RI, USA
    Behav Modif 37:324-55. 2013
    ..Results suggest that ADAPT combined with pharmacotherapy is a promising treatment approach for psychotic depression that should be tested in a future randomized trial...
  5. ncbi Prevalence of attenuated psychotic symptoms and their relationship with DSM-IV diagnoses in a general psychiatric outpatient clinic
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Butler Hospital, Psychosocial Research Program, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 74:149-55. 2013
    ..However, the potential impact of using this new diagnosis in routine clinical practice settings has not been carefully examined...
  6. pmc Patients' treatment expectancies in clinical trials of antidepressants versus psychotherapy for depression: a study using hypothetical vignettes
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 54:28-33. 2013
    ..Patients' differential expectancies based on study design could lead to different patient populations being selected for these studies and influence clinical improvement...
  7. pmc Prevalence and clinical characteristics of psychotic versus nonpsychotic major depression in a general psychiatric outpatient clinic
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:54-64. 2009
    ..However, most past research on PMD has been conducted in inpatient hospital samples, and relatively little is known about PMD patients presenting for treatment in the community specifically...
  8. pmc The emergence of suicidal ideation during the post-hospital treatment of depressed patients
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:539-51. 2008
    ..Overall, rates of emergent suicidal ideation found in the current sample of recently hospitalized patients were higher than those reported in previous outpatient samples...
  9. pmc Does the dexamethasone suppression test reliably discriminate between psychotic and nonpsychotic major depression?: an exploratory analysis of potential confounds
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:395-400. 2009
    ..55%). Implications for future research on biological markers of PMD are discussed...
  10. pmc Ost's (2008) methodological comparison of clinical trials of acceptance and commitment therapy versus cognitive behavior therapy: Matching apples with oranges?
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, USA
    Behav Res Ther 47:1066-70. 2009
    ..Such limitations are characteristic of the earlier randomized controlled trials of any emerging psychotherapeutic approach...
  11. pmc The relationship between childhood trauma history and the psychotic subtype of major depression
    B A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 121:462-70. 2010
    ..Increasing evidence exists linking childhood trauma and primary psychotic disorders, but there is little research on patients with primary affective disorders with psychotic features...
  12. pmc Does comorbid posttraumatic stress disorder affect the severity and course of psychotic major depressive disorder?
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Butler Hospital, Psychosocial Research Program, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:442-50. 2010
    ..However, previous research has not systematically explored the potential effects of the psychotic subtyping of MDD and comorbid PTSD...
  13. pmc Evaluation of evidence for the psychotic subtyping of post-traumatic stress disorder
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, and Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital, Providence 02906, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 197:326-7. 2010
    ..5% (OR) = 0.60, 95% CI 0.08-4.52). In contrast, rates of psychotic major depression did not change after excluding these same comorbidities. Our results do not support the official psychotic subtyping of PTSD...
  14. pmc Is it the symptom or the relation to it? Investigating potential mediators of change in acceptance and commitment therapy for psychosis
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Psychosocial Research Program, Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Behav Ther 41:543-54. 2010
    ..Hallucination frequency did not mediate outcome. The current study is a first step toward understanding the potential mechanisms of action in psychological treatments for psychosis...
  15. doi Let your intuition be your guide? Individual differences in the evidence-based practice attitudes of psychotherapists
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:628-34. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the relationship between intuition and therapists' attitudes towards evidence-based practices (EBPs)...
  16. pmc Depressive symptom profiles and severity patterns in outpatients with psychotic vs nonpsychotic major depression
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 49:421-9. 2008
    ..The present study contrasted the rates and severity of depressive symptoms in outpatients diagnosed with PMD vs NMD...
  17. pmc Impact of remitted substance use disorders on the future course of bipolar I disorder: findings from a clinical trial
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, and Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, United States
    Psychiatry Res 160:63-71. 2008
    ..As remitted SUDs appear to negatively predict treatment outcome, current findings have implications for both clinical trials of bipolar patients as well as clinical practice...
  18. ncbi Methodological issues in clinical trials of antidepressant medications: perspectives from psychotherapy outcome research
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychother Psychosom 74:17-25. 2005
    ..Within this context, recommendations for improving future antidepressant research are discussed...
  19. ncbi Patients' expectancies, the alliance in pharmacotherapy, and treatment outcomes in bipolar disorder
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:671-6. 2006
    ..The results highlight the need for the assessment of expectancies and alliance in bipolar treatment and suggest possible targets for psychosocial interventions...
  20. ncbi Course of illness in psychotic mania: is mood incongruence important?
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Brown Medical School and Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:226-32. 2007
    ..Current results suggest that when provided efficacious treatment, mood-incongruent psychotic mania does not predict a worse symptomatic course of illness...
  21. ncbi Dysfunctional cognitions in hospitalized patients with psychotic versus nonpsychotic major depression
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 48:357-65. 2007
    ..Adapted cognitive-behavioral treatments may be useful for treating patients with PMD specifically...
  22. pmc Cognitive-behavioural therapies: achievements and challenges
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Butler Hospital, Psychosocial Research Program, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, Rhode Island 02860, USA
    Evid Based Ment Health 11:5-7. 2008
  23. pmc Improving treatment adherence in bipolar disorder: a review of current psychosocial treatment efficacy and recommendations for future treatment development
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Behav Modif 32:267-301. 2008
    ..Finally, special treatment considerations, including the potential impact of comorbid substance abuse and bipolar depression, are discussed...
  24. ncbi Differential response to combined treatment in patients with psychotic versus nonpsychotic major depression
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School and Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:625-8. 2005
    ..Current state-of-the-art combined treatments have poorer efficacy in depressed patients with psychotic symptoms, and adapted treatment approaches are needed...
  25. pmc The impact of panic-agoraphobic comorbidity on suicidality in hospitalized patients with major depression
    Lily A Brown
    Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:310-5. 2010
    ..The purpose of the study was to further investigate this relationship specifically in a hospitalized sample...
  26. ncbi Anxiety disorder comobidity in Bipolar I Disorder: relationship to depression severity and treatment outcome
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine and Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Depress Anxiety 21:71-7. 2005
    ..Because of the clinical relevance of comorbid anxiety in severe affective disorders, treatments designed to specifically address both concerns are needed...
  27. ncbi Acute treatment of inpatients with psychotic symptoms using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: pilot results
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Mail Stop 988, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:415-37. 2006
    ..Results are interpreted as largely consistent with the findings of Bach and Hayes and warrant further investigations with larger samples...
  28. ncbi Is symptomatic improvement in clinical trials of cognitive-behavioral therapy for psychosis clinically significant?
    Brandon A Gaudiano
    Psychosocial Research Program, Brown Medical School and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 12:11-23. 2006
    ..Future trials should examine clinical significance using similar standardized methods within studies, as well as broader functional outcome measures, to provide a clearer picture of the benefits derived from this type of intervention...
  29. doi Open trial of Vinyasa yoga for persistently depressed individuals: evidence of feasibility and acceptability
    Lisa A Uebelacker
    Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Behav Modif 34:247-64. 2010
    ..This pilot study provided support for continuing to investigate Vinyasa yoga as an adjunct treatment for depression. The next step required is a rigorous randomized clinical trial...
  30. ncbi Moving from empirically supported treatment lists to practice guidelines in psychotherapy: the role of the placebo concept
    James D Herbert
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
    J Clin Psychol 61:893-908. 2005
    ..Moreover, even if problems associated with psychological placebos could be overcome, they are not necessary in psychotherapy research...
  31. ncbi Introduction to the special issue on the placebo concept in psychotherapy
    James D Herbert
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
    J Clin Psychol 61:787-90. 2005
    ..Historical, theoretical, ethical, and practical issues are discussed from various perspectives, and recommendations are offered to guide future research...
  32. ncbi Determinants of diagnostic prototypicality judgments of the personality disorders
    Diana L Evans
    Delaware Family Center, 3608 Lancaster Pike, Wilmington, DE 19805, USA
    J Pers Disord 16:95-106. 2002
    ..The results revealed strong effects of typicality and dominance, but no effects for number. Implications for the assessment and classification of personality disorders are discussed...

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