A M Heru

Summary

Affiliation: Butler Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Burden, reward and family functioning of caregivers for relatives with mood disorders: 1-year follow-up
    Alison M Heru
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Affect Disord 83:221-5. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Self-disclosure in psychotherapy supervisors: gender differences
    Alison M Heru
    Brown Medical School and Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Am J Psychother 60:323-34. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Overcoming barriers in working with families
    Alison M Heru
    Department of Psychiatry, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 30:379-84. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Family functioning in the caregivers of patients with dementia: one-year follow-up
    Alison M Heru
    Psychiatry and Human Behavior Clinical, Brown University Medical School, Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 70:222-31. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Understanding families: from criticalness to resilience
    Alison M Heru
    Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Med Health R I 89:178-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Family psychiatry: from research to practice
    Alison M Heru
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Butler Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:962-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and severity of intimate partner violence and associations with family functioning and alcohol abuse in psychiatric inpatients with suicidal intent
    Alison M Heru
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Clinical, Brown Medical School, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, R I 02906, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:23-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychoeducation for caregivers of patients with chronic mood disorders
    Alison M Heru
    Brown University Medical School, Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 69:331-40. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and family functioning in caregivers of relatives with mood disorders
    Alison M Heru
    The Family Program, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 28:67-71. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Using role playing to increase residents' awareness of medical student mistreatment
    Alison M Heru
    Marriage and Family Therapy Program, and Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Acad Med 78:35-8. 2003

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Burden, reward and family functioning of caregivers for relatives with mood disorders: 1-year follow-up
    Alison M Heru
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Affect Disord 83:221-5. 2004
    ..This naturalistic study of caregivers of patients with mood disorders assesses caregiver perceptions of burden, reward and family functioning at hospitalization and at 1 year follow-up...
  2. ncbi request reprint Self-disclosure in psychotherapy supervisors: gender differences
    Alison M Heru
    Brown Medical School and Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Am J Psychother 60:323-34. 2006
    ..This article will explore the possible reasons for gender differences found in self-disclosure in psychotherapy supervisors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Overcoming barriers in working with families
    Alison M Heru
    Department of Psychiatry, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 30:379-84. 2006
    ..These competencies include working with families. This article describes barriers that residents face when working with families, and offers ways to overcome these barriers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Family functioning in the caregivers of patients with dementia: one-year follow-up
    Alison M Heru
    Psychiatry and Human Behavior Clinical, Brown University Medical School, Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 70:222-31. 2006
    ..Caregivers who reported poor family functioning at initial assessment had higher ratings of strain and burden...
  5. ncbi request reprint Understanding families: from criticalness to resilience
    Alison M Heru
    Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Med Health R I 89:178-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Family psychiatry: from research to practice
    Alison M Heru
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Butler Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, 345 Blackstone Blvd, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 163:962-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this article is to review current research evidence for clinicians involving families in the assessment and treatment of their patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and severity of intimate partner violence and associations with family functioning and alcohol abuse in psychiatric inpatients with suicidal intent
    Alison M Heru
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior Clinical, Brown Medical School, Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, R I 02906, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:23-9. 2006
    ..Many medical settings have conducted screenings for domestic violence, but no study has assessed the prevalence and frequency of intimate partner violence (IPV) within the acute psychiatric inpatient population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychoeducation for caregivers of patients with chronic mood disorders
    Alison M Heru
    Brown University Medical School, Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Bull Menninger Clin 69:331-40. 2005
    ..Similarly, of those with poor family functioning, 44% were offered a referral, 22% accepted, but only 5% followed through. Overall, 82% reported that the psychoeducational packet was useful...
  9. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and family functioning in caregivers of relatives with mood disorders
    Alison M Heru
    The Family Program, Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 28:67-71. 2004
    ..Subjective burden but not objective burden was correlated with a poorer quality of life. Less than 30% of caregivers received help from other relatives and less than 5% sought help from outside organizations like NAMI, MDDA or VNA...
  10. ncbi request reprint Using role playing to increase residents' awareness of medical student mistreatment
    Alison M Heru
    Marriage and Family Therapy Program, and Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Acad Med 78:35-8. 2003
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  11. ncbi request reprint Family functioning in the caregivers of patients with dementia
    Alison M Heru
    Butler Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:533-7. 2004
    ..The marital relationship has been suggested as a mediational model through which variables influence the caregiver and contribute to the experience of burden or reward...
  12. ncbi request reprint Boundaries in psychotherapy supervision
    Alison M Heru
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Am J Psychother 58:76-89. 2004
    ..This study examines the perceptions of trainees and supervisors on the boundaries of the supervisory relationship...
  13. ncbi request reprint Family skills for general psychiatry residents: meeting ACGME core competency requirements
    Ellen M Berman
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 30:69-78. 2006
    ..The authors discuss the knowledge, attitudes, and skills needed for a resident to be competent in supporting and working with families, as mandated by the residency review committee (RRC) core competencies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Supervisor-trainee relationship boundaries in medical education
    Patricia Ryan Recupero
    Butler Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Med Teach 27:484-8. 2005
    ..Future research is recommended to clarify the limits of appropriate behaviour between supervisors and trainees in the medical learning environment..
  15. ncbi request reprint The linkages between gender and victimhood
    A M Heru
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 47:10-20. 2001
    ..Victimhood is generally seen as a negative identification, but this article will argue that identification as a victim is the first step in identifying the need for services...
  16. ncbi request reprint Sexual harassment in medical education: liability and protection
    Patricia Ryan Recupero
    Butler Hospital, 345 Blackstone Boulevard, Providence, RI 02906
    Acad Med 79:817-24. 2004
    ..These constructive approaches include applying faculty and student education, establishing a system for notification and response, and creating an institutional structure to provide continuous evaluation of the educational environment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Family systems training in psychiatric residencies
    Ellen Berman
    University of Pennsylvania, 321 Mallwyd Road, Merion Station, PA 19066, USA
    Fam Process 44:321-35. 2005
    ..The application of these core skills is described using a case example and formulation. Challenges in teaching and ways of overcoming programmatic constraints are outlined...
  18. ncbi request reprint Intimate-partner violence
    Samara E Rainey
    Lancet 368:1765. 2006