I W Miller

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Family treatment for bipolar disorder: family impairment by treatment interactions
    Ivan W Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:732-40. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Relationship quality among HIV patients and their caregivers
    I W Miller
    Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital, Brown University, RI 02906, USA
    AIDS Care 19:203-11. 2007
  3. pmc Treatment matching in the posthospital care of depressed patients
    Ivan W Miller
    Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2131-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal course of bipolar I disorder
    Ivan W Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 45:431-40. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Unlinking negative cognition and symptoms of depression: evidence of a specific treatment effect for cognitive therapy
    Christopher G Beevers
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:68-77. 2005
  7. 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
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics of perinatal psychiatric patients: a chart review study
    Cynthia L Battle
    Brown Medical School, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:369-77. 2006
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications73

  1. pmc Family treatment for bipolar disorder: family impairment by treatment interactions
    Ivan W Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:732-40. 2008
    ..In addition to evaluating overall differences between treatments, a chief goal was to examine whether family impairment levels moderated the effects of family intervention on outcome...
  2. ncbi request reprint Relationship quality among HIV patients and their caregivers
    I W Miller
    Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital, Brown University, RI 02906, USA
    AIDS Care 19:203-11. 2007
    ..These results suggest that relationship quality is impaired in many patient-caregiver dyads and is uniquely associated with levels of depression, caregiver burden and treatment adherence...
  3. pmc Treatment matching in the posthospital care of depressed patients
    Ivan W Miller
    Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2131-8. 2005
    ..This study assessed the efficacy of 1) matching patients to treatments and 2) adding additional family therapy or cognitive therapy in a group of recently discharged patients with major depression...
  4. ncbi request reprint 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal course of bipolar I disorder
    Ivan W Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 45:431-40. 2004
    ..Estimates concerning percent time fully symptomatic and asymptomatic converge with those reported in other datasets...
  6. ncbi request reprint Unlinking negative cognition and symptoms of depression: evidence of a specific treatment effect for cognitive therapy
    Christopher G Beevers
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:68-77. 2005
    ..Cognitive therapy appeared to unlink negative cognition and symptoms of depression to a greater extent than other forms of treatment...
  7. 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics of perinatal psychiatric patients: a chart review study
    Cynthia L Battle
    Brown Medical School, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:369-77. 2006
    ..For more than a third of the sample, the treatment sought while pregnant or postpartum represented their first contact with the mental health system. Treatment implications are discussed...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint Adherence to treatment of depression in active injection drug users: the minerva study
    Michael D Stein
    Brown University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, 75 Waterman Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 26:87-93. 2004
    ..01); frequency of heroin use was inversely associated with adherence. Developing public health treatment interventions to engage out-of-treatment, dually-diagnosed IDUs is possible...
  13. 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...
  14. doi request reprint Family functioning is associated with depressive symptoms in caregivers of acute stroke survivors
    Gary P Epstein-Lubow
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:947-55. 2009
    ..To determine whether family functioning is uniquely associated with caregiver depressive symptoms in the immediate aftermath of stroke...
  15. ncbi request reprint 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Characterizing the long-term course of individuals with major depressive disorder
    Lisa A Uebelacker
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine and Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:65-8. 2004
  17. doi request reprint 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...
  18. pmc Pilot pharmacologic randomized controlled trial for psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    W C LaFrance
    Department of Neurology and Comprehensive Epilepsy Program, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Neurology 75:1166-73. 2010
    ..Some psychotherapies have been shown to improve PNES and comorbid symptom outcomes. We evaluated a pharmacologic intervention to test the hypothesis that sertraline would reduce PNES...
  19. doi request reprint Use of item response theory to understand differential functioning of DSM-IV major depression symptoms by race, ethnicity and gender
    L A Uebelacker
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychol Med 39:591-601. 2009
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Functional impairment as a predictor of short-term symptom course in bipolar I disorder
    Lauren M Weinstock
    Brown Medical School, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Bipolar Disord 10:437-42. 2008
    ..Thus, the primary aim of this study was to evaluate functional impairment as a predictor of mood symptoms in BD...
  21. ncbi request reprint 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...
  22. doi request reprint Preventing recurrence of bipolar I mood episodes and hospitalizations: family psychotherapy plus pharmacotherapy versus pharmacotherapy alone
    David A Solomon
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903 4970, USA
    Bipolar Disord 10:798-805. 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 request reprint Childhood physical and sexual abuse in depressed patients with single and multiple suicide attempts
    Margaret S Andover
    Brown Medical School, Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 37:467-74. 2007
    ..Implications of these findings, as well as implications for future research, are discussed...
  25. 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...
  26. doi request reprint Persisting burden predicts depressive symptoms in dementia caregivers
    Gary Epstein-Lubow
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 21:198-203. 2008
    ..These data suggest that longitudinal burden may be predictive of higher depressive symptoms; therefore, reducing burden could decrease depressive symptoms in dementia caregivers...
  27. ncbi request reprint Time to emergence of severe suicidal ideation among psychiatric patients as a function of suicide attempt history
    Margaret S Andover
    Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 49:6-12. 2008
    ..We investigated differences in time to reemergence of severe suicidal ideation among psychiatric patients as a function of their suicide attempt histories...
  28. 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...
  29. doi request reprint The importance of interpersonal treatment goals for depressed inpatients
    Lisa A Uebelacker
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:217-22. 2008
    ..These results suggest that for many severely depressed individuals, primary treatment goals include improvements in social and occupational functioning in addition to symptomatic improvement...
  30. doi request reprint Cognitive behavioral therapy for psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
    W Curt LaFrance
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 14:591-6. 2009
    ..CBT for PNES reduced the number of PNES and improved psychiatric symptoms, psychosocial functioning, and quality of life...
  31. pmc Treatment of depression in a low-income primary care setting with colocated mental health care
    Lisa A Uebelacker
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Fam Syst Health 27:161-71. 2009
    ..These results suggest that, even in the context of colocated mental health care, there is still room for improving treatment of depressed patients...
  32. doi request reprint Likelihood of suicidality at varying levels of depression severity: a re-analysis of NESARC data
    Lisa A Uebelacker
    Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 40:620-7. 2010
    ..All suicide symptoms were generally less likely to be endorsed than other depression symptoms. There was a low probability of suicidality at depression levels that likely would not merit a diagnosis of major depression...
  33. doi request reprint Treatment goals of depressed outpatients: a qualitative investigation of goals identified by participants in a depression treatment trial
    Cynthia L Battle
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 16:425-30. 2010
    ..These results underscore the fact that, in addition to improvement in the symptoms of depression, functional improvements are viewed as key treatment goals by depressed individuals...
  34. pmc Psychosocial predictors of mood symptoms 1 year after acute phase treatment of bipolar I disorder
    Lauren M Weinstock
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 51:497-503. 2010
    ..This study builds upon the extant literature by evaluating these putative psychosocial risk factors simultaneously to determine whether they account for unique variance in clinical outcomes...
  35. doi request reprint Use of ecological momentary assessment in mood disorders research
    Susan J Wenze
    Psychosocial Research Program, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:794-804. 2010
    ..Overall, data suggest that using EMA techniques in mood disorders research is feasible, generally acceptable, and highly promising. We conclude with a discussion of caveats, limitations, and ethical considerations...
  36. pmc Measuring homework completion in behavioral activation
    Andrew M Busch
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School, Coro Bldg West, Suite 500, One Hoppin St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Behav Modif 34:310-29. 2010
    ..Ultimately, this line of research aims to develop a user-friendly, reliable measure of BA homework completion that can be completed by a therapist during session...
  37. pmc DSM-IV depressive symptom expression among individuals with a history of hypomania: a comparison to those with or without a history of mania
    Lauren M Weinstock
    Psychosocial Research Program, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 44:979-85. 2010
    ..An exception to this conclusion may be in the area of suicidal ideation, which requires additional attention...
  38. 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...
  39. doi request reprint Differential item functioning of DSM-IV depressive symptoms in individuals with a history of mania versus those without: an item response theory analysis
    Lauren M Weinstock
    Psychosocial Research Program, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:289-97. 2009
    ..e., bipolar depression) versus those without (i.e., unipolar depression)...
  40. doi request reprint Predictors of relationship functioning for patients with bipolar disorder and their partners
    Erin S Sheets
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, and Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Fam Psychol 24:371-9. 2010
    ....
  41. pmc Adapted behavior therapy for persistently depressed primary care patients: an open trial
    Lisa A Uebelacker
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Behav Modif 33:374-95. 2009
    ..These results highlight the acceptability and feasibility of adapting behavior therapy for primary care, and support the continuation of this research...
  42. doi request reprint Impact of family functioning on quality of life in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures versus epilepsy
    W Curt LaFrance
    Department of Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Epilepsia 52:292-300. 2011
    ..To evaluate different contributions of aspects of family functioning (FF) on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) versus epileptic seizures (ES)...
  43. 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...
  44. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy plus psychotherapy for treatment of depression in active injection drug users
    Michael D Stein
    Department of Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:152-9. 2004
    ..Depressive disorders are common among opiate abusers and are associated with detrimental behavioral effects. However, there is little precedent for offering active drug users complex treatments for depression...
  45. ncbi request reprint Cognitive predictors of symptom return following depression treatment
    Christopher G Beevers
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University and Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 112:488-96. 2003
    ..Poor change in dysfunctional attitudes and poor change in extreme thinking both predicted shorter time to return of depressive symptoms...
  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 The family check-up: a pilot study of a brief intervention to improve family functioning in adults
    Lisa A Uebelacker
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Fam Process 45:223-36. 2006
    ..These results suggest that further research, particularly a randomized clinical trial, is warranted...
  48. ncbi request reprint A preventive intervention for pregnant women on public assistance at risk for postpartum depression
    Caron Zlotnick
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:1443-5. 2006
    ..In this study, the authors examined whether the intervention would reduce the risk of postpartum major depressive disorder in a larger sample of pregnant women...
  49. ncbi request reprint 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...
  50. ncbi request reprint Family functioning and mood disorders: a comparison between patients with major depressive disorder and bipolar I disorder
    Lauren M Weinstock
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:1192-202. 2006
    ..Although certain specific differences emerged, diagnostic groups appeared to be more similar than different in level and pattern of family functioning...
  51. ncbi request reprint Family functioning in bipolar I disorder
    Lisa A Uebelacker
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University and Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:701-4. 2006
    ....
  52. 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...
  53. ncbi request reprint A reevaluation of the exclusion criteria used in antidepressant efficacy trials
    Michael A Posternak
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence 02905, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:191-200. 2002
    ..The authors review the current state of knowledge about treatment response rates in individuals who are typically excluded from antidepressant efficacy trials...
  54. pmc Methodological issues in conducting treatment trials for psychological nonepileptic seizures
    W Curt LaFrance
    Department of Neurology, Comprehensive Epilipsy Program, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 19:391-8. 2007
    ..A comprehensive neuropsychiatric initial assessment and assessing cognitive, emotional, behavioral, and psychosocial measures are important for monitoring the outcomes in NES treatment RCTs...
  55. ncbi request reprint Depression and breastfeeding: which postpartum patients take antidepressant medications?
    Cynthia L Battle
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:888-91. 2008
    ..No differences were found in age, race, or education...
  56. ncbi request reprint 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...
  57. ncbi request reprint 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...
  58. ncbi request reprint Perfectionism, cognitive bias, and hopelessness as prospective predictors of suicidal ideation
    Christopher G Beevers
    Psychosocial Research Program, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:126-37. 2004
    ..These alternative models were not supported. Perfectionism and negative cognitive bias both uniquely contributed to the prospective prediction of suicidal ideation...
  59. ncbi request reprint Postpartum depression in women receiving public assistance: pilot study of an interpersonal-therapy-oriented group intervention
    C Zlotnick
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 158:638-40. 2001
    ..This study investigated whether a preventive intervention based on the principles of interpersonal psychotherapy administered to pregnant women would reduce the risk of postpartum major depression...
  60. ncbi request reprint Family functioning and suicidality in depressed adults
    W McDermut
    Mood Disorders Program, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 42:96-104. 2001
    ..Variations in family functioning are associated with different degrees of suicidality. However, prospective longitudinal designs would elucidate the causal relation between family dysfunction and suicidal behavior...
  61. ncbi request reprint Does adjunctive family therapy enhance recovery from bipolar I mood episodes?
    Ivan W Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Affect Disord 82:431-6. 2004
    ..Family therapy is sometimes used as adjunctive treatment to pharmacotherapy to help patients recover from mood episodes of bipolar I disorder. However, the efficacy of this practice is not known...
  62. ncbi request reprint Lithium plus valproate as maintenance polypharmacy for patients with bipolar I disorder: a review
    D A Solomon
    Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence 02903, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 18:38-49. 1998
    ..Finally, some evidence suggests that lithium and valproate may differ with regard to clinical variables that predict response to treatment...
  63. 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...
  64. doi request reprint Hatha yoga for depression: critical review of the evidence for efficacy, plausible mechanisms of action, and directions for future research
    Lisa A Uebelacker
    Brown University School of Medicine and Butler Hospital 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 16:22-33. 2010
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the evidence for the efficacy of hatha yoga for depression and possible mechanisms by which yoga may have an impact on depression, and to outline directions for future research...
  65. ncbi request reprint Predicting response to depression treatment: the role of negative cognition
    Christopher G Beevers
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712 0187, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:422-31. 2007
    ..Findings suggest that repeated MDD episodes are specifically associated with increased negative cognition, which in turn contributes to a more pernicious course of symptom change during treatment for depression...
  66. ncbi request reprint Serotonin transporter (5-HTTLPR) genotype, childhood abuse, and suicide attempts in adult psychiatric inpatients
    Brandon E Gibb
    Binghamton University, New York, NY 13902 6000, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:687-93. 2006
    ..In the current study, we found that 5-HTTLPR genotype moderated the link between childhood physical and sexual, but not emotional, abuse and adult psychiatric inpatients' histories of suicide attempts...
  67. ncbi request reprint Developing a culturally appropriate depression prevention program: the family coping skills program
    Esteban V Cardemil
    Frances L Hiatt School of Psychology, Clark University, Worcester, MA 01610, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 11:99-112. 2005
    ..Initial outcome data from an uncontrolled trial were promising and support continued development and evaluation of the FCSP and other similar programs...
  68. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic alliance in depression treatment: controlling for prior change and patient characteristics
    Daniel N Klein
    Department of Psychology and Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 2500, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:997-1006. 2003
    ..Patients receiving combination treatment reported stronger alliances with their psychotherapists than patients receiving CBASP alone. However, the impact of the alliance on outcome was similar for both treatment conditions...
  69. ncbi request reprint Family therapy and chronic depression
    Gabor I Keitner
    Brown University School of Medicine, USA
    J Clin Psychol 59:873-84. 2003
    ..Family therapy can aid the amelioration of depressive symptoms and improve the ability of family members to deal more effectively with the depression as well as a wider range of problems...
  70. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral analysis system of psychotherapy as a maintenance treatment for chronic depression
    Daniel N Klein
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:681-8. 2004
    ..The 2 conditions also differed significantly on change in depressive symptoms over time. These findings support the use of CBASP as a maintenance treatment for chronic forms of MDD...
  71. ncbi request reprint Serotonin transporter genetic variation and biased attention for emotional word stimuli among psychiatric inpatients
    Christopher G Beevers
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:208-12. 2007
    ..No genetic group difference was observed for dysphoric word stimuli. Findings from this preliminary study highlight the potential for integrating genetic and cognitive models of psychopathology...
  72. ncbi request reprint Mindfulness training for caregivers
    Gary P Epstein-Lubow
    Psychiatr Serv 57:421. 2006
  73. ncbi request reprint Cognitive vulnerability to depression: a taxometric analysis
    Brandon E Gibb
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, NY 13902 6000, US
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:81-9. 2004
    ..Despite this, the strength of the relationship between negative cognitive styles and depressive symptoms does appear to vary as a function of where along the cognitive style continuum one falls...

Research Grants24

  1. Treatment of Suicide in Alcoholic and Depressed Patients
    Ivan Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This pilot study will lay the groundwork for a larger clinical trial (Phase II) evaluating the efficacy of this new treatment for suicide in this high-risk group of patients. ..
  2. Development of an Intervention for Suicide Attempters
    Ivan Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This pilot study will lay the groundwork for a larger clinical trial evaluating the efficacy of this new treatment for suicide in this high risk group of patients. ..
  3. Training in Treatment Research
    Ivan Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A formal curriculum includes training in research methods/design with particular emphasis on treatment strategies, statistical analysis, ethical issues in research such as informed consent and scientific integrity, and grant writing. ..
  4. Development of a Family-Based, Post-Deployment Intervention
    Ivan Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This pilot study will lay the groundwork for a larger clinical trial evaluating this new intervention for returning military personnel. ..
  5. Development of a Treatment Adherence Program for Bipolar Substance Abusers
    Ivan Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This pilot study will lay the groundwork for a larger clinical trial (Stage II) evaluating the efficacy of this new treatment for improving adherence in bipolar substance abusers. ..
  6. COMBINED TREATMENT FOR DEPRESSED INPATIENTS
    Ivan Miller; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..2. Patients who receive additional individual therapy + family therapy will respond better than patients who receive additional therapy only (Combined Individual vs. Combined Individual + Family). ..
  7. EFFICACY OF A FAMILY TELEPHONE INTERVENTION FOR STROKE
    Ivan Miller; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Treatments will begin when the patient returns home and will continue for a six month period. Assessments will occur at baseline, and 1, 3, 6, 12, and 18 months after the patient's stroke. ..
  8. Development of a Treatment Adherence Program for Bipolar Substance Abusers
    Ivan Miller; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This pilot study will lay the groundwork for a larger clinical trial (Stage II) evaluating the efficacy of this new treatment for improving adherence in bipolar substance abusers. ..