Rob Whitley

Summary

Affiliation: Dartmouth Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The psychiatric rehabilitation of African Americans with severe mental illness
    Rob Whitley
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Pl, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:508-11. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Understanding immigrants' reluctance to use mental health services: a qualitative study from Montreal
    Rob Whitley
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon 03766, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 51:205-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Perceived stigmatisation of young mothers: an exploratory study of psychological and social experience
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Dartmouth Medical School, 2 Whipple Place, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:339-48. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Cultural competence, evidence-based medicine, and evidence-based practices
    Rob Whitley
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1588-90. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Open papers, open minds? Media representations of psychiatric de-institutionalization in Jamaica
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Transcult Psychiatry 44:659-71. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Safety and security in small-scale recovery housing for people with severe mental illness: an inner-city case study
    Rob Whitley
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Pl, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:165-9. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Refuge or rehabilitation? Assessing the development of a women's empowerment center for people with severe mental illness
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Community Ment Health J 44:253-60. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Mastery of mothering skills and satisfaction with associated health services: an ethnocultural comparison
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 33:343-65. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Postmodernity and mental health
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:352-64. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The implications of race and ethnicity for shared decision-making
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 32:227-30. 2009

Detail Information

Publications42

  1. doi request reprint The psychiatric rehabilitation of African Americans with severe mental illness
    Rob Whitley
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Pl, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:508-11. 2010
    ..These need appropriate research and action to enhance the psychiatric rehabilitation of African Americans. Potential solutions to overcome barriers raised within these domains are suggested...
  2. ncbi request reprint Understanding immigrants' reluctance to use mental health services: a qualitative study from Montreal
    Rob Whitley
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon 03766, USA
    Can J Psychiatry 51:205-9. 2006
    ..This paper explores the reasons for underuse of conventional mental health services in a community sample of immigrants with identified emotional and somatic symptoms...
  3. ncbi request reprint Perceived stigmatisation of young mothers: an exploratory study of psychological and social experience
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Dartmouth Medical School, 2 Whipple Place, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:339-48. 2008
    ..We conclude by theorising that Anglophone Euro-Canadian mothers in their early 20s may now be experiencing aspects of social exclusion traditionally associated with 'teenage mothers.' This may have a deleterious effect on health...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cultural competence, evidence-based medicine, and evidence-based practices
    Rob Whitley
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1588-90. 2007
    ..Such action would help bring to fruition a shared aim of both discourses-more humane, just, and effective patient-centered care...
  5. ncbi request reprint Open papers, open minds? Media representations of psychiatric de-institutionalization in Jamaica
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Transcult Psychiatry 44:659-71. 2007
    ..Our results are contrary to most studies in high-income countries indicating negative media portrayals of mental illness and the mentally ill...
  6. doi request reprint Safety and security in small-scale recovery housing for people with severe mental illness: an inner-city case study
    Rob Whitley
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Pl, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:165-9. 2008
    ..The authors examined the lived experience of residents with severe mental illness in a small-scale recovery-housing building in the inner city. They attempting to identify and understand factors that influenced adjustment and stability...
  7. ncbi request reprint Refuge or rehabilitation? Assessing the development of a women's empowerment center for people with severe mental illness
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Community Ment Health J 44:253-60. 2008
    ..Analysis suggested three emerging challenges (i) concern regarding unmet practical and physical needs (ii) the struggle to establish internal rules and corrective mechanisms (iii) frustration regarding differential participation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mastery of mothering skills and satisfaction with associated health services: an ethnocultural comparison
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 33:343-65. 2009
    ..These were considered sources of 'authoritative knowledge' in this group. This group expressed less dissatisfaction with health services, as they did not need, or expect, these services to redress skill deficits...
  9. ncbi request reprint Postmodernity and mental health
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 16:352-64. 2008
    ..Further integration of these themes into research may give a fresh perspective on important issues pertinent to contemporary psychiatry...
  10. doi request reprint The implications of race and ethnicity for shared decision-making
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 32:227-30. 2009
    ..It places a strong emphasis on the therapeutic alliance, empowering patients to play an active role in their own care...
  11. ncbi request reprint Exploring the ethnic density effect: a qualitative study of a London electoral ward
    Rob Whitley
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, NH Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, 03766, USA
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 52:376-91. 2006
    ..Most previous studies of the ethnic density effect have been quantitative in design, and thus have only been able to speculate on some of the underlying mechanisms explaining this phenomenon...
  12. doi request reprint Supported employment specialist strategies to assist clients with severe mental illness and criminal justice issues
    Rob Whitley
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Pl, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1637-41. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to document and analyze common strategies used by supported employment specialists to overcome criminal justice issues among clients with severe mental illness...
  13. doi request reprint Desirable characteristics and competencies of supported employment specialists: an empirically-grounded framework
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 37:509-19. 2010
    ..Content analysis suggested the importance of eight factors: (1) initiative; (2) outreach; (3) persistence; (4) hardiness; (5) empathy; (6) passion; (7) team orientation (8) professionalism...
  14. doi request reprint Implementing the illness management and recovery program in community mental health settings: facilitators and barriers
    Rob Whitley
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Pl, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:202-9. 2009
    ..This study aimed to examine which factors promote or hinder successful implementation of illness management and recovery in these settings...
  15. doi request reprint Atheism and mental health
    Rob Whitley
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 18:190-4. 2010
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  16. ncbi request reprint Can urban regeneration programmes assist coping and recovery for people with mental illness? Suggestions from a qualitative case study
    Rob Whitley
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Health Promot Int 21:19-26. 2006
    ..Further ethnographic and epidemiological research is necessary to explore these two factors...
  17. doi request reprint The Thresholds-Dartmouth partnership and research on shared decision making
    Robert E Drake
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Pl, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:142-4. 2009
    ..This joint project incorporates modern information technology, decision science, cultural competence, stakeholder collaboration, outcomes research, and training. The partnership itself provides an exemplar of shared decision making...
  18. doi request reprint The role of staff turnover in the implementation of evidence-based practices in mental health care
    Emily M Woltmann
    Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:732-7. 2008
    ..It also explored the relationship between turnover and implementation outcomes in an effort to understand whether practitioner perspectives on turnover are related to implementation outcomes...
  19. doi request reprint The sustainability of evidence-based practices in routine mental health agencies
    Karin Swain
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Community Ment Health J 46:119-29. 2010
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  20. doi request reprint Behind the scenes of a research and training collaboration: power, privilege, and the hidden transcript of race
    Elizabeth Carpenter-Song
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Cult Med Psychiatry 37:288-306. 2013
    ..Central to this aim is a consideration of how issues of power, privilege, and the hidden transcript of race shape the nature of our research and training efforts...
  21. doi request reprint Community mental health agency views of research
    Jodi M Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Community Ment Health J 48:223-31. 2012
    ..However, clear strategies, and adequate resources have great potential to improve community mental health collaborations...
  22. doi request reprint Reducing disparities in mental health care: suggestions from the Dartmouth-Howard collaboration
    Elizabeth Carpenter-Song
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, 2 Whipple Place, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Community Ment Health J 47:1-13. 2011
    ....
  23. doi request reprint First person accounts of long-term employment activity among people with dual diagnosis
    David C Strickler
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 32:261-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study is to elicit and examine first person accounts of work activity over a 16-year period from people with dual diagnosis, who were not selected for employment readiness or vocational interests...
  24. 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...
  25. doi request reprint Barriers to exercise among people with severe mental illnesses
    Crystal M Glover
    Center on Mental Health Services Research and Policy, Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 36:45-7. 2013
    ..Producing such knowledge can assist in the development of effective interventions...
  26. ncbi request reprint Fidelity outcomes in the National Implementing Evidence-Based Practices Project
    Gregory J McHugo
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1279-84. 2007
    ..This article presents fidelity outcomes for five evidence-based practices that were implemented in routine public mental health settings in the National Implementing Evidence-Based Practices Project...
  27. doi request reprint "Right here is an oasis": how "recovery communities" contribute to recovery for people with serious mental illnesses
    Elizabeth Carpenter-Song
    Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 35:435-40. 2012
    ..We label these configurations "recovery communities" (RCs). The authors aim to identify features of the contextual environment of RCs that contribute to recovery from the perspective of RC residents...
  28. doi request reprint Healthy eating in persons with serious mental illnesses: understanding and barriers
    Laura K Barre
    The Dartmouth Institute, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 34:304-10. 2011
    ..To explore the understanding of a healthy diet and the barriers to healthy eating in persons with serious mental illnesses...
  29. pmc Learning what matters for patients: qualitative evaluation of a health promotion program for those with serious mental illness
    Brian Shiner
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Health Promot Int 23:275-82. 2008
    ..Health-promotion programs that target these areas may have better success in achieving health benefits for persons with SMI...
  30. ncbi request reprint Long-term employment trajectories among participants with severe mental illness in supported employment
    Deborah Becker
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, 2 Whipple Pl, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:922-8. 2007
    ..This exploratory study presents eight- to 12-year employment trajectories among adults with psychiatric disabilities who participated in supported employment...
  31. pmc Recovery and severe mental illness: description and analysis
    Robert E Drake
    Professor of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire
    Can J Psychiatry 59:236-42. 2014
    ..But these are not routinely available. As such, significant systemic changes are necessary to truly create a recovery-oriented mental health system. ..
  32. ncbi request reprint Are inner-cities bad for your health? Comparisons of residents' and third parties' perceptions of the urban neighbourhood of Gospel Oak, London
    Rob Whitley
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Sociol Health Illn 27:44-67. 2005
    ..Finally, we warn against making assumptions of collective social and physical pathology in urban neighbourhoods, urging a more critical approach to the study of the inner-city in the health sciences...
  33. ncbi request reprint Is there a link between rates of common mental disorder and deficits in social capital in Gospel Oak, London? Results from a qualitative study
    Rob Whitley
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, 1033 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A1
    Health Place 11:237-48. 2005
    ..The results do not support the hypothesis that rates of common mental disorder in Gospel Oak are linked to deficits in social capital. Compositional factors may be more important in accounting for these rates...
  34. ncbi request reprint Qualitative research in psychiatry
    Rob Whitley
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Psychiatry 50:108-14. 2005
    ..The paper concludes by arguing that qualitative methods may be an increasingly appropriate methodology to answer some of the demanding research questions being posed in 21st century psychiatry...
  35. ncbi request reprint Fear of crime, mobility and mental health in inner-city London, UK
    Rob Whitley
    Division of Social and Transcultural Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, 1033 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Que, Canada H3A 1A1
    Soc Sci Med 61:1678-88. 2005
    ..We suggest that experience of time-space inequalities may be damaging to mental health and that interventions which lessen them may help prevent, ameliorate or shorten episodes of mental illness...
  36. ncbi request reprint The role of Afro-Canadian status in police or ambulance referral to emergency psychiatric services
    G Eric Jarvis
    Jewish General Hospital, 4333 Cote Street, Catherine Road, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1E4
    Psychiatr Serv 56:705-10. 2005
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Social capital and psychiatry: review of the literature
    Rob Whitley
    Division of Social and Trans cultural Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, PQ, Canada H3A 1A1
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 13:71-84. 2005
    ..Despite all this promise, however, there is a lack of strong evidence supporting the hypothesis that social capital protects mental health...
  38. pmc Thinking inside the bubble: evidence for a new contextual unit in urban mental health
    Rob Whitley
    Division of Social and Trans cultural Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, 1033 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A1
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:893-7. 2005
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Fidelity of supported employment: lessons learned from the National Evidence-Based Practice Project
    Gary R Bond
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN 46202 3275, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 31:300-5. 2008
    ..To describe the implementation of supported employment in the National Evidence-Based Practices Project, examining and interpreting fidelity changes over two years of program implementation...
  40. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing consumer Outcome Monitoring in implementation of evidence-based practices: results from the National EBP Implementation Project
    Doug Marty
    School of Social Welfare, Office of Adult Mental Health, The University of Kansas, Twente Hall, Lawrence, KS 66044, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:204-11. 2008
    ..This study reports participating agencies use of a single fidelity dimension, Outcome Monitoring, during the 2-year National EBP Implementation Project...
  41. ncbi request reprint Client involvement in services research
    Rob Whitley
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1315. 2005
  42. ncbi request reprint Social capital and mental health
    Kwame McKenzie
    Br J Psychiatry 181:280-3. 2002