Franklin Schneier

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Social anxiety and functional impairment in patients seeking surgical evaluation for hyperhidrosis
    Franklin R Schneier
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 53:1181-6. 2012
  2. pmc Combined prolonged exposure therapy and paroxetine for PTSD related to the World Trade Center attack: a randomized controlled trial
    Franklin R Schneier
    Trauma and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Program, Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 169:80-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Low dopamine D(2) receptor binding potential in social phobia
    F R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic and the Brain Imaging Division, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:457-9. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Social anxiety disorder
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:1029-36. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Striatal dopamine D(2) receptor availability in OCD with and without comorbid social anxiety disorder: preliminary findings
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:1-7. 2008
  6. pmc Dopamine transporters, D2 receptors, and dopamine release in generalized social anxiety disorder
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 69, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:411-8. 2009
  7. pmc Neural circuitry of submissive behavior in social anxiety disorder: A preliminary study of response to direct eye gaze
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 69, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatry Res 173:248-50. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Escitalopram for persistent symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder after CBT: a pilot study
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:458-61. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Fear and avoidance of eye contact in social anxiety disorder
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 52:81-7. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Pharmacotherapy of social anxiety disorder
    Franklin R Schneier
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and Research Psychiatrist, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 12:615-25. 2011

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. doi request reprint Social anxiety and functional impairment in patients seeking surgical evaluation for hyperhidrosis
    Franklin R Schneier
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 53:1181-6. 2012
    ..The overlap of symptoms in patients presenting for treatment of SAD or hyperhidrosis suggests that both social anxiety and sweating should be assessed in these patients and considered as potential targets of treatment...
  2. pmc Combined prolonged exposure therapy and paroxetine for PTSD related to the World Trade Center attack: a randomized controlled trial
    Franklin R Schneier
    Trauma and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Program, Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 169:80-8. 2012
    ..The authors compared prolonged exposure therapy (a CBT) plus paroxetine (an SSRI) with prolonged exposure plus placebo in the treatment of terrorism-related PTSD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Low dopamine D(2) receptor binding potential in social phobia
    F R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic and the Brain Imaging Division, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:457-9. 2000
    ..This study compared dopamine D(2) receptor binding potential in patients with social phobia and healthy comparison subjects...
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Social anxiety disorder
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:1029-36. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Striatal dopamine D(2) receptor availability in OCD with and without comorbid social anxiety disorder: preliminary findings
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:1-7. 2008
    ..Prior findings of decreased D(2) receptor availability in noncomorbid OCD were not confirmed. Decreased D(2) receptor availability was also associated with trait detachment, supporting prior findings in samples of healthy subjects...
  6. pmc Dopamine transporters, D2 receptors, and dopamine release in generalized social anxiety disorder
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 69, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:411-8. 2009
    ..D2 receptors and DAT have not previously been studied within the same GSAD subjects, however, and prior GSAD studies have not assessed dopamine release or subdivided the STR into functional subregions...
  7. pmc Neural circuitry of submissive behavior in social anxiety disorder: A preliminary study of response to direct eye gaze
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 69, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatry Res 173:248-50. 2009
    ..Neural response to direct gaze may identify brain regions important in the pathophysiology of SAD...
  8. doi request reprint Escitalopram for persistent symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder after CBT: a pilot study
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:458-61. 2010
    ..Escitalopram may benefit GAD patients with clinically significant symptoms after CBT and merits further study under controlled conditions in a larger sample...
  9. doi request reprint Fear and avoidance of eye contact in social anxiety disorder
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 52:81-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize fear and avoidance of eye contact in patients with social anxiety disorder and in nonpatient samples...
  10. doi request reprint Pharmacotherapy of social anxiety disorder
    Franklin R Schneier
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and Research Psychiatrist, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 12:615-25. 2011
    ..Several classes of medication, as well as cognitive-behavioral therapies, have evidence for efficacy in the treatment of SAD, but only a minority of individuals with the disorder receives treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Citalopram treatment of social anxiety disorder with comorbid major depression
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Depress Anxiety 17:191-6. 2003
    ..The overlap of social anxiety disorder with atypical features of depression may primarily be due to the shared feature of rejection sensitivity...
  12. ncbi request reprint The social anxiety spectrum
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 69, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 25:757-74. 2002
    ..Taking a pluralistic view of the concept of spectrum at this stage may help accelerate our understanding of social anxiety and related disorders...
  13. pmc Neural response to eye contact and paroxetine treatment in generalized social anxiety disorder
    Franklin R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatry Res 194:271-8. 2011
    ..These findings demonstrate that eye contact in GSAD engages neurocircuitry consistent with the heightened self-conscious emotional states known to characterize GSAD patients during scrutiny...
  14. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of social phobia among persons with essential tremor
    F R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:367-72. 2001
    ..Social phobia symptoms have been reported to be common among patients with essential tremor, but characteristics of this comorbidity have not been systematically described...
  15. ncbi request reprint Treatment of social phobia with antidepressants
    F R Schneier
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute and the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:43-8; discussion 49. 2001
    ..The SSRIs are well tolerated and consistently have been shown to be efficacious in controlled trials...
  16. doi request reprint Impact of motivational pharmacotherapy on treatment retention among depressed Latinos
    Roberto Lewis-Fernandez
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, USA
    Psychiatry 76:210-22. 2013
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  17. ncbi request reprint A controlled trial of paroxetine for chronic PTSD, dissociation, and interpersonal problems in mostly minority adults
    Randall D Marshall
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Depress Anxiety 24:77-84. 2007
    ..Paroxetine was well tolerated and superior to placebo in ameliorating the symptoms of chronic PTSD, associated features of PTSD, dissociative symptoms, and interpersonal problems in the first trial conducted primarily in minority adults...
  18. doi request reprint A double-masked, placebo-controlled study of fluoxetine for hypochondriasis
    Brian A Fallon
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Manhattan, NY, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 28:638-45. 2008
    ..Fluoxetine was well tolerated, with no significant differences in discontinuation due to side effects between treatment groups. Fluoxetine is a moderately effective and well-tolerated treatment for hypochondriasis...
  19. doi request reprint Gender differences in social anxiety disorder: results from the national epidemiologic sample on alcohol and related conditions
    Yang Xu
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 69, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 26:12-9. 2012
    ..Recognizing these differences in clinical symptoms and treatment-seeking of men and women with SAD may be important for optimizing screening strategies and enhancing treatment efficacy for SAD...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity of anxiety and depressive disorders: issues in conceptualization, assessment, and treatment
    Kenneth Belzer
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 10:296-306. 2004
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  21. ncbi request reprint Features of the offensive subtype of Taijin-Kyofu-Sho in US and Korean patients with DSM-IV social anxiety disorder
    Yujuan Choy
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10019, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:230-40. 2008
    ..They also suggest that Western clinicians should assess patients with social anxiety for features of offensive TKS, and they support further consideration of integrating TKS features into conceptualizations of social anxiety disorder...
  22. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological treatment of social anxiety disorder: a meta-analysis
    Carlos Blanco
    Department of Psychiatry of Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, Madrid, Spain
    Depress Anxiety 18:29-40. 2003
    ..Direct comparisons of SSRIs vs. other promising medications deserve consideration...
  23. pmc A placebo-controlled trial of phenelzine, cognitive behavioral group therapy, and their combination for social anxiety disorder
    Carlos Blanco
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Dr, Box 69, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 67:286-95. 2010
    ..Medication and cognitive behavioral treatment are the best-established treatments for social anxiety disorder, yet many individuals remain symptomatic after treatment...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cognitive ERPs in depressive and anxiety disorders during tonal and phonetic oddball tasks
    Gerard E Bruder
    Department of Biopsychology, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 50, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Clin Electroencephalogr 33:119-24. 2002
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  25. ncbi request reprint Integrating neurobiology and psychopathology into evidence-based treatment of social anxiety disorder
    Michael R Liebowitz
    Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York City, USA
    CNS Spectr 10:suppl13 1-11; discussion 12-3; quiz 14-5. 2005
    ..The prevalence, rates of recognition and treatment, patterns of comorbidity, quality-of-life issues, and natural history of SAD are discussed as well as pharmacologic and psychosocial treatment strategies for SAD...
  26. ncbi request reprint The evidence-based pharmacological treatment of social anxiety disorder
    Carlos Blanco
    Department of Psychiatry of Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons and the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 6:427-42. 2003
    ..Cognitive-behavioural therapy may also be a helpful adjunct or alternative...
  27. ncbi request reprint Left hemisphere dysfunction during verbal dichotic listening tests in patients who have social phobia with or without comorbid depressive disorder
    Gerard E Bruder
    Department of Biopsychology, New York Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:72-8. 2004
    ..The present study used dichotic listening tests to assess lateralized cognitive processing in patients with social phobia, depression, or comorbid social phobia and depression...
  28. pmc Gender differences in generalized anxiety disorder: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC)
    Oriana Vesga-Lopez
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Dr, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1606-16. 2008
    ..To assess gender differences in the epidemiology, comorbidity, and treatment-seeking patterns of DSM-IV generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) in the United States...
  29. ncbi request reprint An open trial of fluvoxamine for hypochondriasis
    Brian A Fallon
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, USA
    Psychosomatics 44:298-303. 2003
    ..Significant improvement was also noted on each of the self-report and physician-administered hypochondriasis measures. Fluvoxamine was also well tolerated. A controlled trial is needed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Empirical validation and psychometric evaluation of the Brief Fear of Negative Evaluation Scale in patients with social anxiety disorder
    Justin W Weeks
    Adult Anxiety Clinic of Temple, Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Psychol Assess 17:179-90. 2005
    ..Support was obtained for the convergent and discriminant validity of the BFNE and BFNE-S, but not the BFNE-R. These results suggest that standard scoring of the BFNE may not be optimal for patients with social anxiety disorder...
  31. pmc Social anxiety disorder
    Franklin R Schneier
    BMJ 327:515-6. 2003
  32. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of disability measures among patients with social anxiety disorder
    James P Hambrick
    Department of Psychology, Adult Anxiety Clinic of Temple University, Temple University, Weiss Hall, 1701 North 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122 6085, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 18:825-39. 2004
    ..Although recognition of the importance of disability as a construct has increased in recent years, there has been little examination of the reliability and validity of disability measures...
  33. ncbi request reprint The appraisal of social concerns scale: psychometric validation with a clinical sample of patients with social anxiety disorder
    Luke T Schultz
    Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122 6085, USA
    Behav Ther 37:392-405. 2006
    ..It is concluded that the ASC may be useful in the assessment of cognition and cognitive change in patients with social anxiety disorder...
  34. pmc Cross-cultural study of conviction subtype Taijin Kyofu: proposal and reliability of Nagoya-Osaka diagnostic criteria for social anxiety disorder
    Yoshihiro Kinoshita
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:307-13. 2008
    ..5% with DSM-IV and 87.6% with the modified DSM-IV with Nagoya-Osaka criteria (p < 0.001). These findings indicate that the Nagoya-Osaka criteria for SAD can improve interrater reliability of SAD...
  35. ncbi request reprint The experience of disability and quality of life in social anxiety disorder
    James P Hambrick
    Adult Anxiety Clinic of Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
    Depress Anxiety 18:46-50. 2003
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  36. ncbi request reprint The factor structure and screening utility of the Social Interaction Anxiety Scale
    Thomas L Rodebaugh
    Adult Anxiety Clinic, Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Psychol Assess 18:231-7. 2006
    ..Overall, this study provides support for the excellent properties of the SIAS's straightforwardly worded items, although questions remain regarding its reverse-scored items...
  37. ncbi request reprint Screening for social anxiety disorder in the clinical setting: using the Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale
    Douglas S Mennin
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122 6085, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 16:661-73. 2002
    ..We sought to determine optimal cutoff values for the Liebowitz Social Anxiety Scale (LSAS) total and subscale scores for the diagnosis of social anxiety disorder (SAD) and designation of the generalized subtype of SAD...
  38. ncbi request reprint Relations of the factors of the tripartite model of anxiety and depression to types of social anxiety
    Alicia A Hughes
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Weiss Hall, 1701 North 13th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122 6085, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:1629-41. 2006
    ..Findings from this study provide a more detailed account of the specific components of the tripartite model that characterize the diversity of symptoms subsumed by social phobia...

Research Grants8

  1. Dopamine function in social phobia & related conditions
    Franklin Schneier; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Better understanding of the neurocircuitry associated with GSP holds promise for improving diagnosis and treatment strategies. ..
  2. Combination Treatment for PTSD After the WTC Attack
    Franklin Schneier; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings may enhance public health through the study of maximization of treatment response for this serious and common psychiatric disorder. ..
  3. Neural circuitry of submissive behavior and treatment response in social anxiety
    Franklin Schneier; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....