John C Markowitz

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint How "supportive" is internet-based supportive psychotherapy?
    John C Markowitz
    Am J Psychiatry 165:534; author reply 534-5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Interpersonal psychotherapy for chronic depression
    John C Markowitz
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Psychol 59:847-58. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal comparison of depressive personality disorder and dysthymic disorder
    John C Markowitz
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 46:239-45. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Patient preference as a moderator of outcome for chronic forms of major depressive disorder treated with nefazodone, cognitive behavioral analysis system of psychotherapy, or their combination
    James H Kocsis
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, N Y, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:354-61. 2009
  5. pmc Cognitive behavioral analysis system of psychotherapy and brief supportive psychotherapy for augmentation of antidepressant nonresponse in chronic depression: the REVAMP Trial
    James H Kocsis
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 1300 York Ave, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:1178-88. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Preliminary open trial of interpersonal counseling for subsyndromal depression following miscarriage
    Richard Neugebauer
    Epidemiology of Developmental Brain Disorders Department, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Depress Anxiety 24:219-22. 2007
  7. pmc The impact of comorbid dysthymic disorder on outcome in personality disorders
    David J Hellerstein
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 51:449-57. 2010
  8. pmc Epidemiology of chronic and nonchronic major depressive disorder: results from the national epidemiologic survey on alcohol and related conditions
    Jose M Rubio
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Depress Anxiety 28:622-31. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Pilot study of interpersonal psychotherapy versus supportive psychotherapy for dysthymic patients with secondary alcohol abuse or dependence
    John C Markowitz
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:468-74. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint When should psychotherapy be the treatment of choice for major depressive disorder?
    John C Markowitz
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 129, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 10:452-7. 2008

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint How "supportive" is internet-based supportive psychotherapy?
    John C Markowitz
    Am J Psychiatry 165:534; author reply 534-5. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Interpersonal psychotherapy for chronic depression
    John C Markowitz
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Psychol 59:847-58. 2003
    ..Recent outcome research is reviewed. A case example illustrates the clinical approach and potential benefits. Based on a limited number of studies, the benefits of acute IPT for chronic depression appear non-specific and modest...
  3. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal comparison of depressive personality disorder and dysthymic disorder
    John C Markowitz
    New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 46:239-45. 2005
    ..The authors attempted to replicate findings of Klein and Shih in longitudinally followed patients with personality disorder or major depressive disorder (MDD) in the Collaborative Longitudinal Personality Disorders Study...
  4. ncbi request reprint Patient preference as a moderator of outcome for chronic forms of major depressive disorder treated with nefazodone, cognitive behavioral analysis system of psychotherapy, or their combination
    James H Kocsis
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, N Y, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:354-61. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that patient preference at baseline would interact with treatment group to differentially affect treatment outcome...
  5. pmc Cognitive behavioral analysis system of psychotherapy and brief supportive psychotherapy for augmentation of antidepressant nonresponse in chronic depression: the REVAMP Trial
    James H Kocsis
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 1300 York Ave, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:1178-88. 2009
    ..Previous studies have found that few chronically depressed patients remit with antidepressant medications alone...
  6. ncbi request reprint Preliminary open trial of interpersonal counseling for subsyndromal depression following miscarriage
    Richard Neugebauer
    Epidemiology of Developmental Brain Disorders Department, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Depress Anxiety 24:219-22. 2007
    ..3, 95% CI=4.0-20.7). Findings from this small open trial suggest that IPC decreases depressive symptoms after miscarriage. A randomized, controlled trial of IPC's safety and efficacy with depressed miscarrying women is warranted...
  7. pmc The impact of comorbid dysthymic disorder on outcome in personality disorders
    David J Hellerstein
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 51:449-57. 2010
    ..The goal of our study was to investigate the impact of dysthymic disorder (DD), a form of chronic depression, on naturalistic outcome in individuals with personality disorders (PDs)...
  8. pmc Epidemiology of chronic and nonchronic major depressive disorder: results from the national epidemiologic survey on alcohol and related conditions
    Jose M Rubio
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Depress Anxiety 28:622-31. 2011
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  9. doi request reprint Pilot study of interpersonal psychotherapy versus supportive psychotherapy for dysthymic patients with secondary alcohol abuse or dependence
    John C Markowitz
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:468-74. 2008
    ..Results suggest IPT may have specific antidepressant benefits for dysthymic alcoholic patients but not in treating alcoholism...
  10. ncbi request reprint When should psychotherapy be the treatment of choice for major depressive disorder?
    John C Markowitz
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, Unit 129, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 10:452-7. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint Solving interpersonal problems correlates with symptom improvement in interpersonal psychotherapy: preliminary findings
    John C Markowitz
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:15-20. 2006
    ..Despite methodological limitations, initial testing of the IPOS supports the theorized link between resolving interpersonal crises and improvement in IPT...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pilot randomized controlled trial of interpersonal counseling for subsyndromal depression following miscarriage
    Richard Neugebauer
    Epidemiology of Developmental Brain Disorders Department, New York State Psychiatric Institute, G H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1299-304. 2006
    ..We examined whether Interpersonal Counseling (IPC) was superior to treatment as usual (TAU) in reducing subsyndromal depression among miscarrying women and, secondarily, superior to TAU in improving role functioning...
  13. pmc The epidemiology of chronic major depressive disorder and dysthymic disorder: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Carlos Blanco
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1645-56. 2010
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  14. ncbi request reprint Comparing cognitive behavior therapy, interpersonal psychotherapy, and psychodynamic psychotherapy
    Janis L Cutler
    Department of Psychiatry, New York State Psychiatric Institute, The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Dr, Number 125, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1567-73. 2004
  15. pmc Interpersonal factors in understanding and treating posttraumatic stress disorder
    John C Markowitz
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 15:133-40. 2009
    ..Highlighting the potential importance of attachment and interpersonal relationships, the authors propose a mechanism to explain why improving relationships may ameliorate PTSD symptoms...
  16. ncbi request reprint Toward an adaptation of interpersonal psychotherapy for Hispanic patients with DSM-IV major depressive disorder
    John C Markowitz
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:214-22. 2009
    ..The literature on cultural competence in treating Hispanic patients provides few details of psychotherapeutic adaptations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Do comorbid personality disorders moderate panic-focused psychotherapy? An exploratory examination of the American Psychiatric Association practice guideline
    Barbara L Milrod
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:885-91. 2007
    ..No data underlie this recommendation. This exploratory study assessed the moderating effect of personality disorder on psychodynamic and non-psychodynamic psychotherapy outcome...
  18. ncbi request reprint Interpersonal psychotherapy for borderline personality disorder: possible mechanisms of change
    John C Markowitz
    Department of Personality Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY10032, USA
    J Clin Psychol 62:431-44. 2006
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  19. pmc Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) for PTSD: a case study
    Alexandra Klein Rafaeli
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University, Room 1051 Riverside Drive, Room 4803 Unit Box 129, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychother 65:205-23. 2011
    ..We describe the session-by-session IPT protocol, illustrating how to formulate the case, help the patient identify and address problematic affects and interpersonal functioning, and to monitor treatment response...
  20. ncbi request reprint Therapists' responses to training in brief supportive psychotherapy
    John C Markowitz
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychother 62:67-81. 2008
    ..Most study therapists lacked prior supportive therapy training but reported adapting to BSP and appreciating its strengths and limitations...
  21. pmc Interpersonal psychotherapy: past, present and future
    John C Markowitz
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Psychol Psychother 19:99-105. 2012
    ..They attempt to forecast research, organizational and training issues the growing interpersonal psychotherapy community may face in the future...
  22. doi request reprint Evidence-based psychotherapies for depression
    John C Markowitz
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 50:437-40. 2008
    ..This article briefly reviews the advantages and limitations of empirically validated psychotherapies for depression, which constitute important alternatives to somatic antidepressant treatments...
  23. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of interpersonal psychotherapy for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Kathryn L Bleiberg
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:181-3. 2005
    ..Unlike most psychotherapies for PTSD, interpersonal psychotherapy is not exposure-based, focusing instead on interpersonal sequelae of trauma...
  24. ncbi request reprint Continuation treatment of chronic depression: a comparison of nefazodone, cognitive behavioral analysis system of psychotherapy, and their combination
    James H Kocsis
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Psychopharmacol Bull 37:73-87. 2003
    ..COMB was associated with less symptom re-emergence during the continuation phase than either monotherapy, particularly for partial remitters...
  25. doi request reprint Depressed mothers, depressed children
    John C Markowitz
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1086-8. 2008
  26. ncbi request reprint The effects of psychotherapy, nefazodone, and their combination on subjective assessment of disturbed sleep in chronic depression
    Rachel Manber
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, CA 94305, USA
    Sleep 26:130-6. 2003
    ..The purpose of the study was to compare the effects of psychotherapy, nefazodone, and their combination on subjective measures of sleep in patients with chronic forms of major depression...
  27. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal effects of personality disorders on psychosocial functioning of patients with major depressive disorder
    John C Markowitz
    Department of Personality Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York 10032, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:186-93. 2007
    ..This report describes the effects of persistent and remitting comorbid personality disorders on the depressive status and functioning of patients with major depressive disorder over the course of 2 years...
  28. ncbi request reprint Dropouts versus completers among chronically depressed outpatients
    Bruce A Arnow
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5722, United States
    J Affect Disord 97:197-202. 2007
    ..Premature termination is common among patients treated for depression with either pharmacotherapy or psychotherapy. Yet little is known about factors associated with premature treatment termination among depressed patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Does psychosocial functioning improve independent of depressive symptoms? A comparison of nefazodone, psychotherapy, and their combination
    Robert M A Hirschfeld
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0188, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:123-33. 2002
    ..This study compared efficacy of nefazodone, psychotherapy, and their combination in improving psychosocial functioning in chronically depressed outpatients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of nefazodone and cognitive behavioral analysis system of psychotherapy on insomnia associated with chronic forms of major depression
    Michael E Thase
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, PA 15213 2593, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:493-500. 2002
    ..As nefazodone-mediated blockade of serotonin-2 receptors may directly relieve insomnia associated with depression, we examined the more specific effects of CBASP and nefazodone, singly and in combination, on sleep disturbances...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Interpersonal psychotherapy in the treatment of depression]
    Hasse Karlsson
    Turun yliopisto, Psykiatrian klinikka, Turun mielenterveyskeskus Kunnallissairaalantie 20 20700 Turku
    Duodecim 118:1760-5. 2002
  32. ncbi request reprint Controlled trials of psychotherapy
    John C Markowitz
    Am J Psychiatry 160:186-7; author reply 187. 2003
  33. ncbi request reprint The 16-Item Quick Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology (QIDS), clinician rating (QIDS-C), and self-report (QIDS-SR): a psychometric evaluation in patients with chronic major depression
    A John Rush
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9086, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 54:573-83. 2003
    ..The QIDS-SR(16) has highly acceptable psychometric properties, which supports the usefulness of this brief rating of depressive symptom severity in both clinical and research settings...
  34. ncbi request reprint Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of nefazodone maintenance treatment in preventing recurrence in chronic depression
    Alan J Gelenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Health Sciences Center, University of Arizona, PO Box 245002, Tucson, AZ 85724 5002, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 54:806-17. 2003
    ..This randomized, placebo-controlled study of the efficacy and safety of nefazodone in preventing recurrence was conducted for patients with chronic MDD...
  35. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic alliance in depression treatment: controlling for prior change and patient characteristics
    Daniel N Klein
    Department of Psychology and Psychiatry, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794 2500, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:997-1006. 2003
    ..Patients receiving combination treatment reported stronger alliances with their psychotherapists than patients receiving CBASP alone. However, the impact of the alliance on outcome was similar for both treatment conditions...
  36. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic reactance as a predictor of outcome in the treatment of chronic depression
    Bruce A Arnow
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94305 5722, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:1025-35. 2003
    ..Results support the importance of Aptitude * Treatment interactions in psychotherapy outcome. The direction and significance of such interactions may vary with different forms of psychopathology...
  37. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral analysis system of psychotherapy as a maintenance treatment for chronic depression
    Daniel N Klein
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:681-8. 2004
    ..The 2 conditions also differed significantly on change in depressive symptoms over time. These findings support the use of CBASP as a maintenance treatment for chronic forms of MDD...
  38. ncbi request reprint Self-reported depressive symptom measures: sensitivity to detecting change in a randomized, controlled trial of chronically depressed, nonpsychotic outpatients
    A John Rush
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9086, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:405-16. 2005
    ..Global patient ratings such as the PGI-I, as opposed to specific item-based ratings, provide less valid findings...
  39. ncbi request reprint Chronic depression: medication (nefazodone) or psychotherapy (CBASP) is effective when the other is not
    Alan F Schatzberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5717, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:513-20. 2005
    ..Although various strategies are available to manage nonresponders to an initial treatment for depression, no controlled trials address the utility of switching from an antidepressant medication to psychotherapy or vice versa...
  40. ncbi request reprint Residential cognitive therapy versus residential interpersonal therapy for social phobia: a randomized clinical trial
    Finn Magnus Borge
    Research Institute, Modum Bad, Norway
    J Anxiety Disord 22:991-1010. 2008
    ..RCT in the present trial was associated with less improvement compared to individual CT in other recent trials...
  41. ncbi request reprint A comparative trial of psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy for "pure" dysthymic patients
    John C Markowitz
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, United States
    J Affect Disord 89:167-75. 2005
    ..This article reports outcomes of an acute randomized trial of 94 subjects treated for 16 weeks with either interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT), brief supportive psychotherapy (BSP), sertraline, or sertraline plus IPT...
  42. ncbi request reprint Assessing insomnia severity in depression: comparison of depression rating scales and sleep diaries
    Rachel Manber
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 650, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 39:481-8. 2005
    ..Conventional sleep assessment procedures can complement depression scales by providing additional information about specific aspects of sleep in depression...
  43. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and mental health treatment utilization by patients with personality disorders
    Donna S Bender
    Institute for Mental Health Research, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:992-9. 2007
    ..Future studies need to assess specific barriers to adequate and appropriate treatments for minority individuals with PDs...
  44. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial intervention development for the prevention and treatment of depression: promoting innovation and increasing access
    Steven D Hollon
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 52:610-30. 2002
    ....
  45. doi request reprint A comparison of interview and self-report methods for the assessment of borderline personality disorder criteria
    Christopher J Hopwood
    Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, USA
    Psychol Assess 20:81-5. 2008
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy and eclecticism
    John C Markowitz
    Psychiatr Serv 56:612. 2005
  47. doi request reprint Developing supportive psychotherapy as evidence-based treatment
    David J Hellerstein
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1355-6; author reply 1356. 2008