J C Wakefield

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Lowered estimates--but of what?
    Jerome C Wakefield
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, 30 College Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:129-30. 2002
  2. ncbi When is development disordered? Developmental psychopathology and the harmful dysfunction analysis of mental disorder
    J C Wakefield
    Rutgers University, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 9:269-90. 1997
  3. ncbi Dysfunction as a factual component of disorder
    Jerome C Wakefield
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, 30 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Behav Res Ther 41:969-90. 2003
  4. ncbi Should the DSM-IV diagnostic criteria for conduct disorder consider social context?
    Jerome C Wakefield
    School of Social Work and Institute of Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:380-6. 2002
  5. ncbi The myth of DSM's invention of new categories of disorder: Houts's diagnostic discontinuity thesis disconfirmed
    J C Wakefield
    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, USA
    Behav Res Ther 39:575-624. 2001
  6. ncbi Evolutionary history versus current causal role in the definition of disorder: reply to McNally
    J C Wakefield
    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Behav Res Ther 39:347-66. 2001
  7. ncbi The DSM's theory-neutral nosology is scientifically progressive: response to Follette and Houts (1996)
    J C Wakefield
    School of Social Work, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 66:846-52. 1998
  8. ncbi The concept of disorder as a foundation for the DSM's theory-neutral nosology: response to Follette and Houts, Part 2
    J C Wakefield
    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Behav Res Ther 37:1001-27. 1999
  9. ncbi Philosophy of science and the progressiveness of the DSM's theory-neutral nosology: response to Follette and Houts, Part 1
    J C Wakefield
    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Behav Res Ther 37:963-99. 1999
  10. ncbi Mental disorder as a black box essentialist concept
    J C Wakefield
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers State University of New Jersey, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 108:465-72. 1999

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi Lowered estimates--but of what?
    Jerome C Wakefield
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, 30 College Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:129-30. 2002
  2. ncbi When is development disordered? Developmental psychopathology and the harmful dysfunction analysis of mental disorder
    J C Wakefield
    Rutgers University, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 9:269-90. 1997
    ..It is argued that the harmful dysfunction analysis is a necessary supplement to other proposed criteria for disorder, such as developmental deviation or predictive validity...
  3. ncbi Dysfunction as a factual component of disorder
    Jerome C Wakefield
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, 30 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Behav Res Ther 41:969-90. 2003
    ..Houts' value account of disorder is inconsistent with people's classificatory judgments, as his own examples demonstrate...
  4. ncbi Should the DSM-IV diagnostic criteria for conduct disorder consider social context?
    Jerome C Wakefield
    School of Social Work and Institute of Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:380-6. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi The myth of DSM's invention of new categories of disorder: Houts's diagnostic discontinuity thesis disconfirmed
    J C Wakefield
    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, USA
    Behav Res Ther 39:575-624. 2001
    ..I conclude that DSM category increases are comparable in nature to ICD category increases, and that the invention-of-disorder account cannot explain the vast majority of such increases...
  6. ncbi Evolutionary history versus current causal role in the definition of disorder: reply to McNally
    J C Wakefield
    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Behav Res Ther 39:347-66. 2001
    ....
  7. ncbi The DSM's theory-neutral nosology is scientifically progressive: response to Follette and Houts (1996)
    J C Wakefield
    School of Social Work, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 66:846-52. 1998
    ....
  8. ncbi The concept of disorder as a foundation for the DSM's theory-neutral nosology: response to Follette and Houts, Part 2
    J C Wakefield
    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Behav Res Ther 37:1001-27. 1999
    ..1996a). Special section on the development of theoretically coherent alternatives to the DSM system. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 64, 1117-1201] is incoherent because it does not distinguish disorder from nondisorder...
  9. ncbi Philosophy of science and the progressiveness of the DSM's theory-neutral nosology: response to Follette and Houts, Part 1
    J C Wakefield
    Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Behav Res Ther 37:963-99. 1999
    ....
  10. ncbi Mental disorder as a black box essentialist concept
    J C Wakefield
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers State University of New Jersey, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 108:465-72. 1999
    ..The foundations of the HDA are clarified by providing a black box essentialist analysis (H. Putnam, 1975; J. C. Wakefield, 1997, in press) of the concept of natural function that underlies the concept of disorder...
  11. ncbi Evolutionary versus prototype analyses of the concept of disorder
    J C Wakefield
    Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers State University of New Jersey, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 108:374-99. 1999
    ..A series of conceptual experiments demonstrates the superior explanatory power of the HD analysis and disconfirms the Roschian account...
  12. ncbi DSM-IV diagnostic criterion for clinical significance: does it help solve the false positives problem?
    R L Spitzer
    Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University and the New York State Psychiatric Institute, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1856-64. 1999
    ..This article examines whether the clinical significance criterion achieves its purpose and considers its broader impact on diagnostic validity...
  13. ncbi The lay concept of conduct disorder: do nonprofessionals use syndromal symptoms or internal dysfunction to distinguish disorder from delinquency?
    Jerome C Wakefield
    School of Social Work, New York University, NY 10003, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 51:210-7. 2006
    ..However, there are almost no data on lay conceptualizations. Thus it remains unknown whether judgments about CD are anchored in a broadly shared understanding of mental disorder that provides a basis for professional-lay consensus...
  14. ncbi Personality disorder as harmful dysfunction: DSM'S cultural deviance criterion reconsidered
    Jerome C Wakefield
    New York University, USA
    J Pers Disord 20:157-69; discussion 181-5. 2006
    ..The CDR is thus argued to be an indicator of whether an individual's personality organization is due to an evolutionary dysfunction. Value relativity and evolutionary analysis thus converge...
  15. ncbi Extending the bereavement exclusion for major depression to other losses: evidence from the National Comorbidity Survey
    Jerome C Wakefield
    School of Social Work, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:433-40. 2007
    ..However, the DSM does not similarly exempt depressive reactions to other losses, even when they are uncomplicated in duration and severity...
  16. ncbi Are we overpathologizing the socially anxious? Social phobia from a harmful dysfunction perspective
    Jerome C Wakefield
    School of Social Work, New York University, New York, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 50:317-9. 2005
  17. ncbi Are there relational disorders? A harmful dysfunction perspective: comment on the special section
    Jerome C Wakefield
    School of Social Work, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:423-7. 2006
    ..Indeed, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (4th ed.; American Psychiatric Association, 1994) currently misclassifies some sexual relational disorders as individual disorders...