M F Brunette

Summary

Affiliation: Dartmouth Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Coordinated Technology-Delivered Treatment to Prevent Rehospitalization in Schizophrenia: A Novel Model of Care
    Mary F Brunette
    Dr Brunette and Dr Ben Zeev are with the Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire e mail They are also with the Center for Technology and Behavioral Health, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire Dr Rotondi is with the Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute, Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, and with the Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Dr Gottlieb and Dr Mueser are with the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation and with the Department of Occupational Therapy, Boston University Dr Robinson and Dr Kane are with the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Manhasset, New York, and with the Department of Psychiatry and Molecular Medicine, Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine, Hempstead, New York Dr Achtyes is with Cherry Street and the Division of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids Ms Gingerich is an independent consultant and trainer in Narberth, Pennsylvania Ms Marcy is with Northwell Health, Great Neck, New York, and Vanguard Research Group, Glen Oaks, New York Dr Schooler is with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, and with the Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, New York Dr Meyer Kalos is with the Department of Social Work, Minnesota Center for Chemical and Mental Health, St Paul
    Psychiatr Serv 67:444-7. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Expanding Cessation Pharmacotherapy Via Videoconference Educational Outreach to Prescribers
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of Behavioral Health, Concord, NH
    Nicotine Tob Res 17:960-7. 2015
  3. pmc A pre-post pilot study of a brief, web-based intervention to engage disadvantaged smokers into cessation treatment
    Mary F Brunette
    Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Department of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Research Center, 105 Pleasant St, Concord, NH, 03301, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 10:3. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Carbon monoxide feedback in a motivational decision support system for nicotine dependence among smokers with severe mental illnesses
    Mary F Brunette
    Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 45:319-24. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Do smoking cessation websites meet the needs of smokers with severe mental illnesses?
    Mary F Brunette
    Dartmouth Medical School, Psychiatric Research Center, 105 Pleasant St, Concord, NH 03303, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:183-90. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint HIV risk factors among people with severe mental illness in urban and rural areas
    M F Brunette
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center and Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Concord 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:556-8. 1999
  7. doi request reprint Implementation of integrated dual disorders treatment: a qualitative analysis of facilitators and barriers
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, and Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, State Office Park South, 105 Pleasant St, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:989-95. 2008
  8. doi request reprint An electronic decision support system to motivate people with severe mental illnesses to quit smoking
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:360-6. 2011
  9. pmc Public-academic partnerships: a program to improve the quality of antipsychotic prescribing in a community mental health system
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Health and Human Services, NHDHHS, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, State Office Park South, 105 Pleasant St, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1004-6. 2011
  10. pmc Clozapine use and relapses of substance use disorder among patients with co-occurring schizophrenia and substance use disorders
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:637-43. 2006

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Coordinated Technology-Delivered Treatment to Prevent Rehospitalization in Schizophrenia: A Novel Model of Care
    Mary F Brunette
    Dr Brunette and Dr Ben Zeev are with the Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire e mail They are also with the Center for Technology and Behavioral Health, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire Dr Rotondi is with the Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute, Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, and with the Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Dr Gottlieb and Dr Mueser are with the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation and with the Department of Occupational Therapy, Boston University Dr Robinson and Dr Kane are with the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Manhasset, New York, and with the Department of Psychiatry and Molecular Medicine, Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine, Hempstead, New York Dr Achtyes is with Cherry Street and the Division of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids Ms Gingerich is an independent consultant and trainer in Narberth, Pennsylvania Ms Marcy is with Northwell Health, Great Neck, New York, and Vanguard Research Group, Glen Oaks, New York Dr Schooler is with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, and with the Zucker Hillside Hospital, Glen Oaks, New York Dr Meyer Kalos is with the Department of Social Work, Minnesota Center for Chemical and Mental Health, St Paul
    Psychiatr Serv 67:444-7. 2016
    ..Technology-based treatments are delivered through smartphones and computers. ..
  2. doi request reprint Expanding Cessation Pharmacotherapy Via Videoconference Educational Outreach to Prescribers
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Psychiatry, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH Department of Health and Human Services, Bureau of Behavioral Health, Concord, NH
    Nicotine Tob Res 17:960-7. 2015
    ..We conducted a randomized, controlled trial of in-person versus videoconference educational outreach for smoking cessation pharmacotherapy across a state mental health system...
  3. pmc A pre-post pilot study of a brief, web-based intervention to engage disadvantaged smokers into cessation treatment
    Mary F Brunette
    Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Department of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Research Center, 105 Pleasant St, Concord, NH, 03301, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 10:3. 2015
    ..We developed a novel, web-based, motivational, decision-support system that was designed to engage disadvantaged smokers into tobacco cessation treatment. We piloted the system among smokers in a primary care safety net clinic...
  4. doi request reprint Carbon monoxide feedback in a motivational decision support system for nicotine dependence among smokers with severe mental illnesses
    Mary F Brunette
    Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth and Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 45:319-24. 2013
    ..This study suggests that a computerized motivational decision support system can lead users to initiate cessation treatment, and that carbon monoxide feedback is not a necessary component. ..
  5. doi request reprint Do smoking cessation websites meet the needs of smokers with severe mental illnesses?
    Mary F Brunette
    Dartmouth Medical School, Psychiatric Research Center, 105 Pleasant St, Concord, NH 03303, USA
    Health Educ Res 27:183-90. 2012
    ..Although the Internet is a promising strategy to provide education about treatments, website developers must attend to the needs and capacities of multiple user groups...
  6. ncbi request reprint HIV risk factors among people with severe mental illness in urban and rural areas
    M F Brunette
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center and Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Concord 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:556-8. 1999
    ..The differences in risk behaviors may reflect urban-rural differences in drug availability and sexual practices...
  7. doi request reprint Implementation of integrated dual disorders treatment: a qualitative analysis of facilitators and barriers
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, and Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, State Office Park South, 105 Pleasant St, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:989-95. 2008
    ..This report describes the extent to which this intervention was implemented by 11 community mental health centers participating in a large study of practice implementation. Facilitators and barriers to implementation are described...
  8. doi request reprint An electronic decision support system to motivate people with severe mental illnesses to quit smoking
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:360-6. 2011
    ..The authors developed a Web-based computer decision support system that is tailored for use by people with cognitive deficits and is designed to stimulate motivation to quit smoking by using evidence-based treatment...
  9. pmc Public-academic partnerships: a program to improve the quality of antipsychotic prescribing in a community mental health system
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Health and Human Services, NHDHHS, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, State Office Park South, 105 Pleasant St, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1004-6. 2011
    ..The program encourages providers at community mental health centers to adopt prescribing practices that limit the cardiometabolic side effects of antipsychotic medicines...
  10. pmc Clozapine use and relapses of substance use disorder among patients with co-occurring schizophrenia and substance use disorders
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Concord, NH 03301, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:637-43. 2006
    ..This research, however, could be biased by selection factors. Studying patients who are currently in substance abuse remission could control for level of motivation to stop using substances and other methodological confounds...
  11. ncbi request reprint Community mental health care for women with severe mental illness who are parents
    Mary F Brunette
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Concord 03301, USA
    Community Ment Health J 38:153-65. 2002
    ..This paper describes services to help clients who are parents, which includes integration of adult's and children's services, long-term, home-based parent training, and linkage with community supports...
  12. ncbi request reprint Benzodiazepine use and abuse among patients with severe mental illness and co-occurring substance use disorders
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Concord, New Hampshire 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1395-401. 2003
    ..The authors examined benzodiazepine use and associated psychiatric, substance abuse, and institutional outcomes in a six-year longitudinal study of patients with co-occurring disorders...
  13. ncbi request reprint A review of research on residential programs for people with severe mental illness and co-occurring substance use disorders
    Mary F Brunette
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center and Dartmouth Medical School NH, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 23:471-81. 2004
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  14. ncbi request reprint Integrated family treatment for parents with severe psychiatric disabilities
    Mary F Brunette
    Dartmouth Medical School, New Hampshire, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 28:177-80. 2004
    ..Six of the seven parents (85.7%) remaining in treatment improved on one or more measure of parent skills. Integrated Family Treatment is a promising practice that warrants further study...
  15. ncbi request reprint A comparison of long-term and short-term residential treatment programs for dual diagnosis patients
    M F Brunette
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Concord, New Hampshire 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:526-8. 2001
    ..At follow-up, individuals in the long-term residential treatment group were more likely to have maintained abstinence and less likely to have experienced homelessness than those in the short-term group...
  16. ncbi request reprint HIV-related services for persons with severe mental illness: policy and practice in New Hampshire community mental health
    M F Brunette
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Concord 03301, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 27:347-53. 2000
    ..Administrators were interested in receiving training. Policy leadership, CMH practice guidelines, and training are warranted in light of the pressing public health implications of HIV/STDs among people with SMI...
  17. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia and co-occurring substance use disorder
    Alan I Green
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:402-8. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint A review of treatments for people with severe mental illnesses and co-occurring substance use disorders
    Robert E Drake
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 27:360-74. 2004
    ..Current research aims to refine and test individual components and combinations of integrated treatments...
  19. ncbi request reprint Responding to blood-borne infections among persons with severe mental illness
    Mary F Brunette
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center and Dartmouth Medical School, 105 Pleasant Street, Concord, New Hampshire 03301, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:860-5. 2003
    ..In addition, expansion of integrated dual disorders treatments and improving linkage with specialty medical care providers are recommended...
  20. pmc Substance abuse and schizophrenia: pharmacotherapeutic intervention
    Alan I Green
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 34:61-71. 2008
    ..Further studies are required to establish a solid evidence base of best practices for the use of medications in these patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Case report of 3 patients with severe mental illness and chronic hepatitis C virus infection treated with interferon-alpha
    Lisa A Mistler
    Dartmouth College Medical School and New Hampshire Hospital, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 36:449-55. 2006
    ..These case reports add support to the growing body of evidence that persons with severe mental illness and substance use disorders can be successfully treated for hepatitis C with careful monitoring and psychiatric oversight...
  22. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial interventions for the long-term management of patients with severe mental illness and co-occurring substance use disorder
    Mary F Brunette
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03301, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:10-7. 2006
    ..The stages of change, the stages of treatment, and the psychosocial strategies used at each stage of treatment are outlined...
  23. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C treatment for people with severe mental illness
    Lisa A Mistler
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover NH, USA
    Psychosomatics 47:93-107. 2006
    ..This article reviews the available data on neuropsychiatric side effects of interferon (IFN) treatment, discusses the limitations of the current research, and makes recommendations regarding HCV treatment in persons with SMI...
  24. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus and HIV co-infection in people with severe mental illness and substance use disorders
    Stanley D Rosenberg
    Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    AIDS 19:S26-33. 2005
    ..However, little is known about HIV/HCV co-infection in this population. This paper examines the prevalence and correlates of HIV, hepatitis C, and HIV/HCV co-infection in a large, multisite sample of SMI clients...
  25. pmc Enhancing validity in co-occurring disorders treatment research
    Gregory J McHugo
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:655-65. 2006
    ..The central recommendation is to move rapidly from efficacy studies to more credible and valid effectiveness studies, in order to facilitate the adoption of evidence-based interventions in routine practice settings...
  26. ncbi request reprint Treatment of substance use disorders in schizophrenia: a unifying neurobiological mechanism?
    Robert M Roth
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School DHMC, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 7:283-91. 2005
    ..We propose that effective treatments may in part work through the modulation of brain reward circuitry dysfunction...
  27. ncbi request reprint Benzodiazepine prescription practices and substance abuse in persons with severe mental illness
    Robin E Clark
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center at Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:151-5. 2004
    ..The objectives of this study were to determine the prevalence of benzodiazepine use among persons with psychiatric disorders and to evaluate compliance with published prescribing guidelines...
  28. ncbi request reprint Development of a scale to assess practitioner knowledge in providing integrated dual disorders treatment
    Michelle P Salyers
    ACT Center of Indiana, Roudebush VA Medical Center, 1481 West 10th Street 11H, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 34:570-81. 2007
    ..Higher scores on the scale were correlated with greater education, but not greater experience or lower burnout. This test is a promising tool for assessing provider knowledge of a specific evidence-based practice...