MICHAEL COMPTON

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Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Characteristics associated with involuntary versus voluntary legal status at admission and discharge among psychiatric inpatients
    Jason Craw
    Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:981-8. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Social environment factors associated with suicide attempt among low-income African Americans: the protective role of family relationships and social support
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta GA 30303, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:175-85. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The associations between substance use disorders, schizophrenia-spectrum disorders, and Axis IV psychosocial problems
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:939-46. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Mode of onset of psychosis and family involvement in help-seeking as determinants of duration of untreated psychosis
    Michael T Compton
    Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:975-82. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Determinants of health plan membership among patients in routine U.S. psychiatric practice
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:197-204. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of missed first appointments at community mental health centers after psychiatric hospitalization
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Box 26238, 80 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:531-7. 2006
  7. pmc The impact of psychoticism on perceived hassles, depression, hostility, and hopelessness in non-psychiatric African Americans
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Room 333, Atlanta, GA 30303, United States
    Psychiatry Res 159:215-25. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint A comprehensive review of extant research on Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) programs
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:47-55. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Incorporating the prevention paradigm into administrative psychiatry
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 31:73-84. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Determinants of inpatient psychiatric length of stay in an urban county hospital
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychiatr Q 77:173-88. 2006

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  1. pmc Characteristics associated with involuntary versus voluntary legal status at admission and discharge among psychiatric inpatients
    Jason Craw
    Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:981-8. 2006
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Social environment factors associated with suicide attempt among low-income African Americans: the protective role of family relationships and social support
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta GA 30303, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:175-85. 2005
    ..This study focused on two important dimensions of the social environment, family relationships and social support, as well as an important person-level risk factor--depressive symptoms...
  3. ncbi request reprint The associations between substance use disorders, schizophrenia-spectrum disorders, and Axis IV psychosocial problems
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:939-46. 2005
    ..This was accomplished using a large dataset of patients who are representative of individuals in routine US psychiatric practice...
  4. doi request reprint Mode of onset of psychosis and family involvement in help-seeking as determinants of duration of untreated psychosis
    Michael T Compton
    Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:975-82. 2008
    ..Br J Psychiatry 189:446-452, 2006). The present analysis was conducted in an effort to replicate those findings in a predominantly low-income, urban, African American sample...
  5. ncbi request reprint Determinants of health plan membership among patients in routine U.S. psychiatric practice
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:197-204. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of missed first appointments at community mental health centers after psychiatric hospitalization
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Box 26238, 80 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:531-7. 2006
    ..This study was conducted to determine the practical, readily accessible predictors of missed first outpatient appointments in a community mental health setting after psychiatric hospitalization...
  7. pmc The impact of psychoticism on perceived hassles, depression, hostility, and hopelessness in non-psychiatric African Americans
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Room 333, Atlanta, GA 30303, United States
    Psychiatry Res 159:215-25. 2008
    ..Additional research is needed to further characterize the detrimental effects of psychoticism or self-reported psychotic symptoms in the general, non-psychiatric population...
  8. ncbi request reprint A comprehensive review of extant research on Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) programs
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:47-55. 2008
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Incorporating the prevention paradigm into administrative psychiatry
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 31:73-84. 2008
    ..Specifically, a prevention orientation is relevant to administrative psychiatry in the domains of service delivery, education and training, research, and community consultation and advocacy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Determinants of inpatient psychiatric length of stay in an urban county hospital
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychiatr Q 77:173-88. 2006
    ..Findings indicate that a substantial portion of the variance in LOS in this setting can be predicted from basic sociodemographic and clinical factors available in hospital medical charts...
  11. ncbi request reprint Brief reports: crisis intervention team training: changes in knowledge, attitudes, and stigma related to schizophrenia
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1199-202. 2006
    ..This study determined changes in knowledge, attitudes, and social distance related to schizophrenia among police officers after CIT training...
  12. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and overweight/obesity among individuals with serious mental illnesses: a preventive perspective
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, 30303 GA, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 14:212-22. 2006
    ..The literature on the prevalence, etiology, prevention, and treatment of these two risk factors, in the context of serious mental illnesses, are reviewed following a preventive approach...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Brief Version of the Schizotypal Personality Questionnaire in relatives of patients with schizophrenia-spectrum disorders and non-psychiatric controls
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Room 333, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Schizophr Res 91:122-31. 2007
    ..It may be advisable to use total SPQ-B scores rather than subscale scores in some situations, or to use factor analytic techniques to study the instrument's latent structure in specific samples...
  14. pmc Changes in U.S. medical students' specialty interests over the course of medical school
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1095-100. 2008
    ..Studies have examined factors affecting medical students' specialty choice, but little research exists on stability of these specialty interests...
  15. ncbi request reprint Assessing knowledge of schizophrenia: development and psychometric properties of a brief, multiple-choice knowledge test for use across various samples
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Psychiatry Res 151:87-95. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Lack of support for the inability to taste phenylthiocarbamide as an endophenotypic marker in patients with schizophrenia and their first-degree relatives
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Room 333, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Schizophr Res 95:65-9. 2007
    ..Associations between PTC-tasting status and olfactory identification scores also were examined...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predictors of psychiatrist-reported treatment-compliance problems among patients in routine U.S. psychiatric care
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 1639 Pierce Drive, Suite 4000, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Psychiatry Res 137:29-36. 2005
    ..These findings may be useful to clinicians, researchers, and program planners interested in addressing the important issue of treatment-compliance problems in psychiatric care settings...
  18. doi request reprint Factors related to knowledge retention after crisis intervention team training for police officers
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Dr, S E, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:1049-51. 2008
    ..This study also examined whether sociodemographic and work-related characteristics would predict knowledge retention...
  19. ncbi request reprint Treatment delay in first-episode nonaffective psychosis: a pilot study with African American family members and the theory of planned behavior
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 46:291-5. 2005
    ..Findings from this pilot study indicate that some health behavior theory constructs, including PBC, may be useful in future early intervention efforts...
  20. doi request reprint Predictors of the discharge dosage of an atypical antipsychotic agent among hospitalized, treatment-naive, first-episode psychosis patients in naturalistic, public-sector settings
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, 2150 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 31:10-5. 2011
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  21. pmc Pre-illness cannabis use and the early course of nonaffective psychotic disorders: associations with premorbid functioning, the prodrome, and mode of onset of psychosis
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Room 333, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Schizophr Res 126:71-6. 2011
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  22. ncbi request reprint Considering schizophrenia from a prevention perspective
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:178-85. 2004
    ..Like any other chronic medical condition, schizophrenia can be considered from a preventive perspective...
  23. ncbi request reprint Observations on parent/family factors that may influence the duration of untreated psychosis among African American first-episode schizophrenia-spectrum patients
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Box 26238, 80 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Schizophr Res 68:373-85. 2004
    ..These preliminary observations may serve to generate hypotheses for further research that aims to elucidate the determinants of treatment delays in the early course of schizophrenia, especially among African American populations...
  24. ncbi request reprint A case of Sotos syndrome (cerebral gigantism) and psychosis
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychopathology 37:190-3. 2004
    ..Behavioral and psychiatric manifestations of the disorder include attention deficits, aggressiveness, and social inhibition. The authors describe a case of psychosis that developed in a patient with Sotos syndrome...
  25. ncbi request reprint Lower negative symptom scores among cannabis-dependent patients with schizophrenia-spectrum disorders: preliminary evidence from an African American first-episode sample
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, USA
    Schizophr Res 71:61-4. 2004
    ..Additional research is needed on the correlates of substance abuse among first-episode patients, including socially disadvantaged African American patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Neurological soft signs and minor physical anomalies in patients with schizophrenia and related disorders, their first-degree biological relatives, and non-psychiatric controls
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Room 333, Atlanta, GA 30303, United States
    Schizophr Res 94:64-73. 2007
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  27. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evidence of an association between childhood abuse and cannabis dependence among African American first-episode schizophrenia-spectrum disorder patients
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Box 26238, 80 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 76:311-6. 2004
    ..Childhood physical and sexual abuse may be a risk factor for the initiation of cannabis dependence and other substance use disorders in the early course of schizophrenia...
  28. doi request reprint Health services determinants of the duration of untreated psychosis among African-American first-episode patients
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1489-94. 2009
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  29. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and cannabis use in Urban, African American, first-episode schizophrenia-spectrum patients: associations with positive and negative symptoms
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1939-45. 2007
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  30. pmc Association of pre-onset cannabis, alcohol, and tobacco use with age at onset of prodrome and age at onset of psychosis in first-episode patients
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:1251-7. 2009
    ..Effects of the progression of frequency of use were examined through time-dependent covariates in survival analyses...
  31. ncbi request reprint Self-reported psychotic symptoms predict impulsivity among African-American patients in an urban non-psychiatric medical setting
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Box 26238, 80 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychiatry Res 135:35-44. 2005
    ..Further research on self-reported psychotic symptoms in non-psychiatric populations is needed, as well as research on the personality correlates of such symptoms, including impulsivity...
  32. doi request reprint Crisis intervention team training and special weapons and tactics callouts in an urban police department
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Dr, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:831-3. 2009
    ..This study tested a hypothesized inverse correlation between the number of crisis intervention team (CIT) officers and the number of Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) callouts in an urban police department...
  33. doi request reprint Patient-level predictors and clinical correlates of duration of untreated psychosis among hospitalized first-episode patients
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, SE, Room 333, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:225-32. 2011
    ..This study examined patient-level predictors of DUP and clinical correlates of both DUP and duration of untreated illness (DUI), both of which have been implicated as prognostic indicators...
  34. doi request reprint Stress and depressive symptoms/dysphoria among US medical students: results from a large, nationally representative survey
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:891-7. 2008
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  35. pmc Social functioning in urban, predominantly African American, socially disadvantaged patients with first-episode nonaffective psychosis
    Sandra M Goulding
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Schizophr Res 119:95-100. 2010
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint The psychosis continuum and categorical versus dimensional diagnostic approaches
    Michelle L Esterberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 11:179-84. 2009
    ..In doing so, it is emphasized that the categorical approach is beneficial primarily in terms of reliability, whereas the dimensional approach would enhance validity...
  37. ncbi request reprint A statewide Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) initiative: evolution of the Georgia CIT program
    Janet R Oliva
    Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:38-46. 2008
    ..s...
  38. ncbi request reprint Causes of schizophrenia reported by family members of urban African American hospitalized patients with schizophrenia
    Michelle L Esterberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 47:221-6. 2006
    ..These results provide insight into the etiologic beliefs of a sample of African American family members. Further research is needed to assess the potential influence of these beliefs on treatment seeking on the part of the family...
  39. doi request reprint Frontal release signs among patients with schizophrenia, their first-degree biological relatives, and non-psychiatric controls
    Megan K Gabalda
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Schizophr Res 106:275-80. 2008
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Associations between schizotypal features and indicators of neurological and morphological abnormalities
    Annie M Bollini
    Emory University School of Medicine, USA
    Schizophr Res 92:32-40. 2007
    ..Additionally, associations between MPA scores and schizotypy were explored in these two groups...
  41. ncbi request reprint A descriptive study of pathways to care among hospitalized urban African American first-episode schizophrenia-spectrum patients
    Michael T Compton
    Dept of Psychiatry, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Box 26238, 80 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:566-73. 2006
    ..The objectives of this study were to examine the pathways to care and number of help contacts prior to hospitalization in first-episode patients, and to ascertain the frequency of contact with primary care providers and police...
  42. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evidence of effects of crisis intervention team training on self-efficacy and social distance
    Masuma Bahora
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:159-67. 2008
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  43. pmc The period of untreated psychosis before treatment initiation: a qualitative study of family members' perspectives
    Erin Bergner
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 49:530-6. 2008
    ..This study used a qualitative research methodology to explore common themes pertaining to the period of untreated psychosis before treatment initiation in hospitalized, urban, African American, first-episode psychosis patients...
  44. pmc Premorbid functioning of patients with first-episode nonaffective psychosis: a comparison of deterioration in academic and social performance, and clinical correlates of Premorbid Adjustment Scale scores
    Ralph C Monte
    Argosy University Atlanta, Department of Clinical Psychology, Atlanta, Georgia 30328, USA
    Schizophr Res 104:206-13. 2008
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  45. doi request reprint Associations between multiple dimensions of schizotypy and sociodemographic variables in a nonpsychiatric sample of young adults
    Sandra M Goulding
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:786-9. 2009
    ..Furthermore, differences across studies could be driven by race/ethnicity and cultural factors that may affect the reporting of unusual or distorted perceptions...
  46. ncbi request reprint Smoking behavior in persons with a schizophrenia-spectrum disorder: a qualitative investigation of the transtheoretical model
    Michelle L Esterberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 2102 Summit Pointe Way, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:293-303. 2005
    ..Future interventions should take into account the reported pros and cons of smoking in this population, as well as other beliefs and attitudes regarding smoking behavior...
  47. doi request reprint An exploration of the factor structure and development of potentially useful subscales of etiological beliefs about schizophrenia in a general population sample
    Sandra M Goulding
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Room 333, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 44:925-33. 2009
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  48. pmc Stigma and treatment delay in first-episode psychosis: a grounded theory study
    Lauren Franz
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Early Interv Psychiatry 4:47-56. 2010
    ..A longer duration of untreated psychosis (DUP) is associated with greater morbidity in the early course of schizophrenia. This formative, hypothesis-generating study explored the effects of stigma, as perceived by family members, on DUP...
  49. doi request reprint Incorporating Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) knowledge and skills into the daily work of police officers: a focus group study
    Sonya Hanafi
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Community Ment Health J 44:427-32. 2008
    ..Results highlight the potential for collaboration between law enforcement (and other public safety/criminal justice professions) and the mental health professions in the expanding CIT collaborative model...
  50. doi request reprint Characteristics of the retrospectively assessed prodromal period in hospitalized patients with first-episode nonaffective psychosis: findings from a socially disadvantaged, low-income, predominantly African American population
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, SE, Room 333, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 71:1279-85. 2010
    ..This study describes the prodromal period of 109 hospitalized first-episode patients from an urban, socially disadvantaged, predominantly African American population...
  51. pmc Longitudinal changes in cortisol secretion and conversion to psychosis in at-risk youth
    Elaine F Walker
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:401-8. 2010
    ..Future research with larger samples is needed to confirm and extend these results...
  52. ncbi request reprint Inverse correlations between symptom scores and spiritual well-being among African American patients with first-episode schizophrenia spectrum disorders
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:346-9. 2005
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  53. ncbi request reprint Facial measurement differences between patients with schizophrenia and non-psychiatric controls
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 101 Woodruff Circle, Suite 4000, Atlanta, Georgia, 30322, United States
    Schizophr Res 93:245-52. 2007
    ..differ from controls in terms of a number of specific facial measurements?, and (2) Does cluster analysis based on these facial measurements reveal distinct facial morphologies that significantly discriminate patients from controls?..
  54. doi request reprint Confirmation of a four-factor structure of the Schizotypal Personality Questionnaire among undergraduate students
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Schizophr Res 111:46-52. 2009
    ..This study determined the best-fitting factor structure from among five models that have been proposed in the literature, as well as five additional hierarchically related models...
  55. pmc Nicotine consumption and schizotypy in first-degree relatives of individuals with schizophrenia and non-psychiatric controls
    Michelle L Esterberg
    Emory University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Psychology, 1462 Clifton Road, Suite 235, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States
    Schizophr Res 97:6-13. 2007
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  56. ncbi request reprint Incorporating community mental health into local bioterrorism response planning: experiences from the DeKalb County Board of Health
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Grady Memorial Hospital, Emory University School of Medicine, 80 Jesse Hill Jr Drive S E, Box 26238, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Community Ment Health J 41:647-63. 2005
    ..Various viewpoints of key participating agencies are presented. Recommendations are provided for other localities and stakeholders who plan to incorporate a community mental health component into local disaster response plans...
  57. pmc Incorporating mental health into bioterrorism response planning
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Adanta, GA 30303, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:16-9. 2005
  58. pmc Physical manifestations of neurodevelopmental disruption: are minor physical anomalies part of the syndrome of schizophrenia?
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, SE, Room No 333, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Schizophr Bull 35:425-36. 2009
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  59. pmc A randomized trial of medical care management for community mental health settings: the Primary Care Access, Referral, and Evaluation (PCARE) study
    Benjamin G Druss
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd, NE, Rm 606, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 167:151-9. 2010
    ..The authors tested a population-based medical care management intervention designed to improve primary medical care in community mental health settings...
  60. doi request reprint Dermatoglyphic indices and minor physical anomalies in patients with schizophrenia and related disorders, their first-degree biological relatives, and non psychiatric controls
    Megan Key Gabalda
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, Georgia, United States
    Psychiatry Res 178:255-9. 2010
    ..Several correlations among dermatoglyphic indices and MPAs were found in this exploratory analysis, particularly among relatives and controls. Implications for future research are discussed...
  61. pmc Early signs, diagnosis and therapeutics of the prodromal phase of schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders
    Molly K Larson
    Emory University, Department of Psychology, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 10:1347-59. 2010
    ..Findings support further research for the establishment of best-practice standards...
  62. doi request reprint Knowledge about schizophrenia and social distance toward individuals with schizophrenia: a survey among predominantly low-income, urban, African American community members
    Michelle L Esterberg
    Emory University, Department of Psychology, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 14:86-93. 2008
    ..Further research involving specific racial, ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic groups is needed to better understand the complex associations underlying knowledge about schizophrenia and stigma...
  63. pmc Correlates of recovery of social functioning in types I and II bipolar disorder patients
    Aliza P Wingo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Psychiatry Res 177:131-4. 2010
    ..I), co-morbid psychiatric illness, and executive functioning status. The findings are consistent with deleterious effects of even residual depressive symptoms in BPD patients...
  64. doi request reprint The impact of a family history of psychosis on age-at-onset and positive and negative symptoms of schizophrenia: a meta-analysis
    Michelle L Esterberg
    Emory University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Psychology, 36 Eagle Row, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Schizophr Res 120:121-30. 2010
    ..Implications of the current findings, limitations of the review, and directions for future research are highlighted...
  65. doi request reprint Distance delivery of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for depression: project UPLIFT
    Nancy J Thompson
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Epilepsy Behav 19:247-54. 2010
    ..Findings indicate that distance delivery of group MBCT can be effective in reducing symptoms of depression in people with epilepsy. Directions for future research are proposed...
  66. pmc Prevalence and correlates of school drop-out prior to initial treatment of nonaffective psychosis: further evidence suggesting a need for supported education
    Sandra M Goulding
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Room 333, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Schizophr Res 116:228-33. 2010
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  67. ncbi request reprint Associations between olfactory identification and verbal memory in patients with schizophrenia, first-degree relatives, and non-psychiatric controls
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Schizophr Res 86:154-66. 2006
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  68. doi request reprint Key features of a unique community psychiatry fellowship: the emory university fellowship in community psychiatry/public health
    Raymond J Kotwicki
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Community Ment Health J 46:403-8. 2010
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  69. ncbi request reprint No association between psychometrically-determined schizotypy and olfactory identification ability in first-degree relatives of patients with schizophrenia and non-psychiatric controls
    Michael T Compton
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Schizophr Res 100:216-23. 2008
    ..Schizophr. Res. 26, 191-197), it was hypothesized that positive and negative schizotypy would be associated with poorer olfactory identification ability, at least among male participants...
  70. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of the Neurological Evaluation Scale in a predominantly African American sample of patients with schizophrenia, unaffected relatives, and non-psychiatric controls
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Schizophr Res 84:365-77. 2006
    ..This study aimed to identify latent factors of the most widely used scale to measure neurological soft signs, the Neurological Evaluation Scale (NES), in a sample of schizophrenia patients, their relatives, and non-psychiatric controls...
  71. ncbi request reprint Social risk and protective factors for suicide attempts in low income African American men and women
    Nadine J Kaslow
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Health System, 80 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:400-12. 2005
    ..Research on both risk factors and protective factors provide a basis for culturally competent interventions aimed at reducing both the risk of future suicide attempts and completions...
  72. doi request reprint Childhood and current autistic features in adolescents with schizotypal personality disorder
    Michelle L Esterberg
    Emory University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Psychology, United States, 1462 Clifton Road, Suite 235, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States
    Schizophr Res 104:265-73. 2008
    ..The findings indicate that past and current autistic signs are more common in adolescents with SPD, but neither current nor childhood autistic features are linked with conversion to psychosis...
  73. ncbi request reprint Causes of schizophrenia reported by urban African American lay community members
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 49:87-93. 2008
    ..Beliefs about debunked personality, societal, family, and esoteric causes in this nonclinical sample indicate the need for improved psychoeducation of the community at large...
  74. doi request reprint Schizotypy and nicotine, alcohol, and cannabis use in a non-psychiatric sample
    Michelle L Esterberg
    Emory University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Psychology, 1462 Clifton Road, Suite 235, Atlanta, GA 30322, United States
    Addict Behav 34:374-9. 2009
    ..This study is one of the first to examine a wide range of schizotypy domains, and to show selective effects of the disorganized domain of schizotypy...
  75. doi request reprint An examination of the factorial structure of the Schizotypal Personality Questionnaire-Brief (SPQ-B) among undergraduate students
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Schizophr Res 115:286-9. 2009
    ..However, several of the items may index more than one of the hypothesized factors, so the item-factor separation is not sharp. Thus, more research is needed on the factorial validity of the increasingly used SPQ-B subscales...
  76. pmc Family-level predictors and correlates of the duration of untreated psychosis in African American first-episode patients
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Schizophr Res 115:338-45. 2009
    ....
  77. doi request reprint Associations between past alcohol, cannabis, and cocaine use and current schizotypy among first-degree relatives of patients with schizophrenia and non-psychiatric controls
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, 30303, GA, USA
    Psychiatr Q 80:143-54. 2009
    ..More frequent/heavier use of alcohol in the 25-29 age-range, and cannabis in early adulthood, were associated with more schizotypy. The use of addictive substances, particularly cannabis, is related to schizotypy in complex ways...
  78. ncbi request reprint A potential novel paradigm for testing digit-color synesthetic-like experiences in schizophrenia
    Anwar Sarhan
    Schizophr Res 98:329-30. 2008
  79. ncbi request reprint The Association of Hygieia with Asklepios in Graeco-Roman Asklepieion medicine
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, USA
    J Hist Med Allied Sci 57:312-29. 2002
  80. ncbi request reprint Keratoconus and psychosis
    Bruce Rudisch
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1011. 2003
  81. ncbi request reprint Physical activity counseling in the adult primary care setting: position statement of the American College of Preventive Medicine
    Dawn Marie Jacobson
    University of California San Diego, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, San Diego, California, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:158-62. 2005
  82. ncbi request reprint Medical outreach following a remote disaster: lessons learned from Hurricane Katrina
    Anne Lang Dunlop
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Disaster Med 2:121-32. 2007
    ..In the current study, these considerations were identified as instrumental in effectively meeting the healthcare needs of the evacuated population...
  83. ncbi request reprint Potential for detection bias in the association between olanzapine and diabetes
    Michael T Compton
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:274; author reply 275. 2004
  84. ncbi request reprint Barriers to initial outpatient treatment engagement following first hospitalization for a first episode of nonaffective psychosis: a descriptive case series
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 11:62-9. 2005
    ..Clinicians should give special attention to this issue when caring for first-episode patients...
  85. ncbi request reprint Risperidone-induced ejaculatory disturbances
    Michael T Compton
    Psychiatr Serv 53:347. 2002

Research Grants7

  1. Correlates of Duration of Initial Untreated Psychosis
    MICHAEL COMPTON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The overall aim of the research project is to provide an in-depth exploration of the potential causes and consequences of initially untreated psychosis among first-episode patients. ..
  2. Modeling Officer-Level Effects of Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training
    MICHAEL COMPTON; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  3. First-Episode Psychosis and Pre-Onset Cannabis Use
    MICHAEL COMPTON; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  4. First-Episode Psychosis and Pre-Onset Cannabis Use
    Michael T Compton; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  5. Modeling Officer-Level Effects of Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training
    Michael T Compton; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....