Risa B Weisberg

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The Harvard/Brown Anxiety Research Project-Phase II (HARP-II): rationale, methods, and features of the sample at intake
    Risa B Weisberg
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, United States Risa
    J Anxiety Disord 26:532-43. 2012
  2. pmc Impact of stressful life events on the course of panic disorder in adults
    Ethan Moitra
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, United States
    J Affect Disord 134:373-6. 2011
  3. pmc Psychometric properties of the Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale (LSAS) in a longitudinal study of African Americans with anxiety disorders
    Courtney Beard
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 25:722-6. 2011
  4. doi Occupational impairment and Social Anxiety Disorder in a sample of primary care patients
    Ethan Moitra
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, United States
    J Affect Disord 130:209-12. 2011
  5. doi Characteristics and predictors of social phobia course in a longitudinal study of primary-care patients
    Courtney Beard
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:839-45. 2010
  6. pmc Health-related Quality of Life across the anxiety disorders: findings from a sample of primary care patients
    Courtney Beard
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 24:559-64. 2010
  7. pmc Combined cognitive bias modification treatment for social anxiety disorder: a pilot trial
    Courtney Beard
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Depress Anxiety 28:981-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc The Harvard/Brown Anxiety Research Project-Phase II (HARP-II): rationale, methods, and features of the sample at intake
    Risa B Weisberg
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, United States Risa
    J Anxiety Disord 26:532-43. 2012
    ..g., discrimination, acculturation, negative affect). Results should lead to improved understanding, prognostics, and treatment of anxiety in diverse populations...
  2. pmc Impact of stressful life events on the course of panic disorder in adults
    Ethan Moitra
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, United States
    J Affect Disord 134:373-6. 2011
    ..However, limited attention has been paid to how SLEs might affect the severity of panic symptoms in individuals with PD/PDA. In this study, we examined the relationship between SLEs and panic symptom severity in adults with PD/PDA...
  3. pmc Psychometric properties of the Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale (LSAS) in a longitudinal study of African Americans with anxiety disorders
    Courtney Beard
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 25:722-6. 2011
    ..Overall, the LSAS performed similarly in our African American sample as in previous European American samples. Exploratory factor analyses are warranted to determine whether a better factor structure exists for African Americans...
  4. doi Occupational impairment and Social Anxiety Disorder in a sample of primary care patients
    Ethan Moitra
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, United States
    J Affect Disord 130:209-12. 2011
    ..In this study, we compared workplace functioning in primary care patients with SAD to patients with other anxiety disorders and comorbid Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)...
  5. doi Characteristics and predictors of social phobia course in a longitudinal study of primary-care patients
    Courtney Beard
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:839-45. 2010
    ..To date, few researchers have examined the natural course of SP in primary care. We examined the natural course and predictors of recovery in a large sample of primary-care patients...
  6. pmc Health-related Quality of Life across the anxiety disorders: findings from a sample of primary care patients
    Courtney Beard
    Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 24:559-64. 2010
    ..The current study extends previous research by showing that different anxiety disorders and comorbid conditions may be associated with impairment in specific domains of HR-QoL...
  7. pmc Combined cognitive bias modification treatment for social anxiety disorder: a pilot trial
    Courtney Beard
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Depress Anxiety 28:981-8. 2011
    ..However, previous randomized trials have not systematically examined the combination of CBM for attention (CBM-A) and interpretation (CBM-I) or the credibility and acceptability of these protocols...