J D Lipsitz

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Social phobia. Epidemiology and cost of illness
    J D Lipsitz
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 18:23-32. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Emetophobia: preliminary results of an internet survey
    J D Lipsitz
    Department of Therapeutics, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York, USA
    Depress Anxiety 14:149-52. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint A direct interview family study of obsessive-compulsive disorder. II. Contribution of proband informant information
    Joshua D Lipsitz
    Anxiety Family Genetics Unit, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychol Med 35:1623-31. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of interpersonal therapy versus supportive therapy for social anxiety disorder
    Joshua D Lipsitz
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:542-53. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and depressive symptoms and anxiety sensitivity in youngsters with noncardiac chest pain and benign heart murmurs
    Joshua D Lipsitz
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 29:607-12. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint The Rater Applied Performance Scale: development and reliability
    Joshua Lipsitz
    Anxiety Clinic 69, New York State Psychiatric Institute College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatry Res 127:147-55. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Alternative psychotherapy approaches for social anxiety disorder
    J D Lipsitz
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 24:817-29. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive disorder and separation anxiety co-morbidity in early onset panic disorder
    R Goodwin
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons/New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    Psychol Med 31:1307-10. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint A direct interview family study of obsessive-compulsive disorder. I
    Abby J Fyer
    Anxiety Genetics Unit, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, NY 10032, USA
    Psychol Med 35:1611-21. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of four DSM-IV-specific phobia subtypes
    Joshua D Lipsitz
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 69, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:471-8. 2002

Research Grants

  1. INTERPERSONAL PSYCHOTHERAPY FOR SOCIAL PHOBIA
    Joshua Lipsitz; Fiscal Year: 2002
  2. Noncardiac Chest Pain in Children and Adolescents
    Joshua Lipsitz; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Social phobia. Epidemiology and cost of illness
    J D Lipsitz
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 18:23-32. 2000
    ..The availability of efficacious pharmacological and psychotherapeutic treatments for social phobia makes it imperative to carefully consider the impact of this disorder and to consider the cost effectiveness of available treatments...
  2. ncbi request reprint Emetophobia: preliminary results of an internet survey
    J D Lipsitz
    Department of Therapeutics, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York, USA
    Depress Anxiety 14:149-52. 2001
    ..Respondents describe other problems such as depression, panic attacks, social anxiety, compulsions, and frequent history of childhood separation anxiety...
  3. ncbi request reprint A direct interview family study of obsessive-compulsive disorder. II. Contribution of proband informant information
    Joshua D Lipsitz
    Anxiety Family Genetics Unit, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychol Med 35:1623-31. 2005
    ..Overall findings of our first direct interview family study of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) indicated that OCD is familial. In this replication study, we carefully examined the role of informant data in ascertaining OCD in relatives...
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of interpersonal therapy versus supportive therapy for social anxiety disorder
    Joshua D Lipsitz
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:542-53. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and depressive symptoms and anxiety sensitivity in youngsters with noncardiac chest pain and benign heart murmurs
    Joshua D Lipsitz
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 29:607-12. 2004
    ..We hypothesized that children and adolescents with medically unexplained chest pain would have high rates of anxiety and depressive symptoms...
  6. ncbi request reprint The Rater Applied Performance Scale: development and reliability
    Joshua Lipsitz
    Anxiety Clinic 69, New York State Psychiatric Institute College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatry Res 127:147-55. 2004
    ..Preliminary psychometric data suggest that the RAPS may be a valuable tool for quantifying the performance of clinical raters. Potential applications of the RAPS are considered...
  7. ncbi request reprint Alternative psychotherapy approaches for social anxiety disorder
    J D Lipsitz
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 24:817-29. 2001
    ..An individual who overcomes phobia of public speaking and still has mild anxiety may need to graduate to a forum such as Toastmasters to provide continued exposure to further develop confidence and skills in public speaking...
  8. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive disorder and separation anxiety co-morbidity in early onset panic disorder
    R Goodwin
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons/New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    Psychol Med 31:1307-10. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The association between anxiety co-morbidity and earlier onset of panic disorder is specific to obsessive-compulsive disorder and childhood separation anxiety disorder...
  9. ncbi request reprint A direct interview family study of obsessive-compulsive disorder. I
    Abby J Fyer
    Anxiety Genetics Unit, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, NY 10032, USA
    Psychol Med 35:1611-21. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of four DSM-IV-specific phobia subtypes
    Joshua D Lipsitz
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 69, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 190:471-8. 2002
    ..Implications for the usefulness of current subtype categories are discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use disorders in relatives of patients with panic disorder
    Renee D Goodwin
    Anxiety Genetics Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 47:88-90. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to use data from a family study of anxiety disorders to examine the familial association between alcohol use disorders and panic disorder (PD), controlling for alcohol use disorders in the proband...
  12. ncbi request reprint A novel approach to rater training and certification in multinational trials
    Elizabeth Jeglic
    MedAvante Research Institute, Ganser Way, Madison, Wisconsin 53719, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:187-91. 2007
    ..25 to 11.31, P=0.003. These results support the efficacy of this applied training model in improving raters' applied clinical skills in multinational trials...
  13. ncbi request reprint An open pilot study of interpersonal psychotherapy for panic disorder (IPT-PD)
    Joshua D Lipsitz
    Columbia University, Department of Psychiatry, Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:440-5. 2006
    ..Results, though preliminary, suggest that IPT may have efficacy as a primary treatment of panic disorder. Further study is warranted...
  14. ncbi request reprint Rating the raters: assessing the quality of Hamilton rating scale for depression clinical interviews in two industry-sponsored clinical drug trials
    Nina Engelhardt
    MedAvante, Inc MedAvante, Ewing, NJ, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 26:71-4. 2006
    ..We evaluated the quality of Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression (HAM-D) clinical interviews performed at baseline in 2 similar multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled depression trials sponsored by 2 pharmaceutical companies...
  15. ncbi request reprint Why the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale endures
    Per Bech
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2396; author reply 2397-8. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Development of a standardized training program for the Hamilton Depression Scale using internet-based technologies: results from a pilot study
    Kenneth A Kobak
    Research Training Associates, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 37:509-15. 2003
    ..97, P<0.0001. Results support the feasibility of this methodology for improving rater training. An NIMH funded study is currently underway examining this methodology in a multi-site trial...
  17. ncbi request reprint Noncardiac chest pain and psychopathology in children and adolescents
    Joshua D Lipsitz
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Psychosom Res 59:185-8. 2005
    ..We sought to examine the prevalence of DSM-IV psychiatric disorders in children and adolescents with complaints of noncardiac chest pain (NCCP)...
  18. ncbi request reprint A new approach to rater training and certification in a multicenter clinical trial
    Kenneth A Kobak
    MedAvante Inc, 7601 Ganser Way, Madison, WI 53719, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 25:407-12. 2005
    ..00 to 11.00, P = 0.033. Three raters failed all 3 attempts and were excluded from the study. Results support the efficacy of the approach in improving both conceptual knowledge and applied interviewing skill...
  19. ncbi request reprint Interview quality and signal detection in clinical trials
    Kenneth A Kobak
    Am J Psychiatry 162:628. 2005
  20. ncbi request reprint Enriched rater training using Internet based technologies: a comparison to traditional rater training in a multi-site depression trial
    Kenneth A Kobak
    MedAvante Inc, 7601 Ganser Way, Madison, WI 53717, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 40:192-9. 2006
    ....

Research Grants4

  1. INTERPERSONAL PSYCHOTHERAPY FOR SOCIAL PHOBIA
    Joshua Lipsitz; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In a third project, available narrative summaries from 120 panic disorder patients will be analyzed to explore the relevance of IPT for panic disorder. ..
  2. Noncardiac Chest Pain in Children and Adolescents
    Joshua Lipsitz; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..g., cognitive behavior therapy) that may alleviate symptoms and distress in youngsters with chest pain. ..