Dean McKay

Summary

Affiliation: Fordham University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Introduction to the special issue: new methods in exposure therapy
    Dean McKay
    Fordham University, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Behav Modif 37:163-9. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Social skills and sex-role functioning in borderline personality disorder: relationship to self-mutilating behavior
    Dean McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    Cogn Behav Ther 33:27-35. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Treating disgust reactions in contamination-based obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Dean McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 37:53-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint The Children's Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale: item structure in an outpatient setting
    Dean McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, New York 10459 5198, USA
    Psychol Assess 15:578-81. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The structure of childhood obsessions and compulsions: dimensions in an outpatient sample
    Dean McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY10458 5198, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:137-46. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint A critical evaluation of obsessive-compulsive disorder subtypes: symptoms versus mechanisms
    Dean McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 24:283-313. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Specificity of measures of thought control
    Dean McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    J Psychol 136:149-60. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Methodological issues in the obsessive-compulsive spectrum
    Dean McKay
    Fordham University, Department of Psychology, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458, United States
    Psychiatry Res 170:61-5. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Borderline personality and obsessive-compulsive symptoms
    D McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    J Pers Disord 14:57-63. 2000
  10. doi request reprint Methods and mechanisms in the efficacy of psychodynamic psychotherapy
    Dean McKay
    Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Am Psychol 66:147-8; discussion 152-4. 2011

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Introduction to the special issue: new methods in exposure therapy
    Dean McKay
    Fordham University, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Behav Modif 37:163-9. 2013
    ..This article introduces the special issue devoted to recent novel approaches to the dissemination and implementation of exposure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Social skills and sex-role functioning in borderline personality disorder: relationship to self-mutilating behavior
    Dean McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    Cogn Behav Ther 33:27-35. 2004
    ..Patients who did not self-mutilate were found to be significantly more likely than those who did self-mutilate to identify with the masculine sex role...
  3. ncbi request reprint Treating disgust reactions in contamination-based obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Dean McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 37:53-9. 2006
    ..No differences existed between the groups for anxiety reduction. The findings suggest that contamination fear is based in part on disgust reactions, and that disgust is amenable to exposure-based interventions...
  4. ncbi request reprint The Children's Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale: item structure in an outpatient setting
    Dean McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, New York 10459 5198, USA
    Psychol Assess 15:578-81. 2003
    ..Recommendations for modifications to the CY-BOCS as well as clinical applications and for future research with the measure are made...
  5. ncbi request reprint The structure of childhood obsessions and compulsions: dimensions in an outpatient sample
    Dean McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY10458 5198, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:137-46. 2006
    ..The dimensions examined may be useful in future treatment studies using pharmacological and/or behavioral interventions...
  6. ncbi request reprint A critical evaluation of obsessive-compulsive disorder subtypes: symptoms versus mechanisms
    Dean McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 24:283-313. 2004
    ..The research is critically examined and implications for treatment are discussed. Recommendations for future investigations are offered...
  7. ncbi request reprint Specificity of measures of thought control
    Dean McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    J Psychol 136:149-60. 2002
    ..From these data, it appears that the TCQ possesses greater potential to predict performance in rebound experiments and has greater clinical usefulness. Future research directions involving the TCQ are recommended...
  8. doi request reprint Methodological issues in the obsessive-compulsive spectrum
    Dean McKay
    Fordham University, Department of Psychology, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458, United States
    Psychiatry Res 170:61-5. 2009
    ..We describe preliminary methodological and statistical recommendations for a systematic approach to determining what constitutes a subtype, how to determine inclusion in the spectrum, and means for ruling out candidate disorders...
  9. ncbi request reprint Borderline personality and obsessive-compulsive symptoms
    D McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    J Pers Disord 14:57-63. 2000
    ..These results are interpreted based on the affect regulation model of self-mutilation, and contrasted with contemporary models of impulse control in relation to obsessive-compulsive disorder...
  10. doi request reprint Methods and mechanisms in the efficacy of psychodynamic psychotherapy
    Dean McKay
    Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Am Psychol 66:147-8; discussion 152-4. 2011
    ..From a methodological perspective, there are some important limitations to the claim of psychodynamic psychotherapy's comparable efficacy to other empirically supported approaches...
  11. ncbi request reprint Disgust sensitivity as a predictor of obsessive-compulsive contamination symptoms and associated cognitions
    Melanie W Moretz
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 22:707-15. 2008
    ..The results of this research support the central role of disgust in contamination fear...
  12. doi request reprint The role of perfectionism in obsessive-compulsive symptoms: "not just right" experiences and checking compulsions
    Melanie W Moretz
    Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 23:640-4. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that perfectionism plays a specific role in certain forms of obsessive-compulsive symptoms, and that the model of OCD requires adjustment to account for this specificity...
  13. ncbi request reprint Two-year follow-up of behavioral treatment and maintenance for body dysmorphic disorder
    D McKay
    Fordham University, Department of Psychology, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    Behav Modif 23:620-9. 1999
    ..The results suggest that maintenance programs following behavioral treatment are effective in preventing symptom relapse and assist in patient self-management of lapses typically associated with BDD...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effects of alcohol and alcohol expectancies on subjective reports and physiological reactivity: a meta-analysis
    D McKay
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    Addict Behav 24:633-47. 1999
    ..Implications of these findings for cue-reactivity studies and the treatment of alcohol abuse are discussed...
  15. doi request reprint Memory modification as an outcome variable in anxiety disorder treatment
    Warren W Tryon
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458 9993, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 23:546-56. 2009
    ..Recommendations for future research examining the role of memory change in treatment outcome are suggested...
  16. doi request reprint Disgust vulnerability and symptoms of contamination-based OCD: descriptive tests of incremental specificity
    Bunmi O Olatunji
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, 111 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Behav Ther 41:475-90. 2010
    ..Implications of these findings from nonclinical, analogue, and clinical samples for future research on the specificity of disgust-related vulnerabilities in the etiology of contamination concerns in OCD are discussed...
  17. doi request reprint Multiple pathways to functional impairment in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Yeraz Markarian
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 30:78-88. 2010
    ..Recommendations for future research are also considered...
  18. doi request reprint Telehealth approaches to obsessive-compulsive related disorders
    Joseph Brand
    Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Psychother Res 22:306-16. 2012
    ..Additional research directions are suggested in light of these emerging technologies for treatment delivery...
  19. doi request reprint Is disgust associated with psychopathology? Emerging research in the anxiety disorders
    Bunmi O Olatunji
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University, Wilson Hall, 111 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Psychiatry Res 175:1-10. 2010
    ..This research has the potential to facilitate progress in developing an empirically informed psychobiological theory on the causal role of disgust in the anxiety disorders...
  20. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychology of obsessive-compulsive disorder: a review and treatment implications
    Scott Greisberg
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 23:95-117. 2003
    ..Implications of this body of research for behavior therapy are considered...
  21. doi request reprint Should nonsuicidal self-injury be a putative obsessive-compulsive-related condition? A critical appraisal
    Dean McKay
    Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Behav Modif 36:3-17. 2012
    ..They conclude with recommendations for conceptualization that draws partly from the OCRD literature and from cognitive-behavioral models of rumination...
  22. ncbi request reprint Behavioral avoidance tests and disgust in contamination fears: distinctions from trait anxiety
    Steven D Tsao
    Fordham University, Department of Psychology, 441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    Behav Res Ther 42:207-16. 2004
    ..The findings modestly support the importance of disgust in contamination fears. Implications for the study of disgust in contamination fear are provided...
  23. ncbi request reprint Hyperventilation, anxiety sensitivity, and the expectations for alcohol use: subjective and physiological reactivity to alcohol cues
    M E Mulligan
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458-5198, USA
    Addict Behav 26:375-83. 2001
    ..These results suggest that additional work on the tension reduction model of alcohol use should examine physiological stressors in association with subject characteristics such as proneness to experience panic symptoms...
  24. ncbi request reprint Attention bias for disgust
    Michael Charash
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458 5198, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 16:529-41. 2002
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  25. ncbi request reprint Do dysfunctional beliefs play a role in all types of obsessive-compulsive disorder?
    Steven Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, 2255 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 2A1, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 20:85-97. 2006
    ..These results are consistent with the view that dysfunctional beliefs may play a role in only some types of OCD...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hierarchical structure of dysfunctional beliefs in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Steven Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 34:216-28. 2005
    ..These finding suggest that cognitive models of obsessive-compulsive disorder should take into consideration the hierarchic structure of obsessive-compulsive-related beliefs...
  27. ncbi request reprint Overvalued ideation as a predictor of fluvoxamine response in patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Fugen Neziroglu
    Bio Behavioral Institute, 935 Northern Blvd, Great Neck, NY 11021, USA
    Psychiatry Res 125:53-60. 2004
    ..Future research should examine medication treatment outcome with higher scoring patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Are there interactions among dysfunctional beliefs in obsessive compulsive disorder?
    Steven Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Cogn Behav Ther 34:89-98. 2005
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  29. ncbi request reprint Introduction to the special issue: the role of disgust in anxiety disorders
    Dean McKay
    J Anxiety Disord 16:475-6. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Is obsessive-compulsive disorder a disturbance of security motivation? Comment on Szechtman and Woody (2004)
    Steven Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Psychol Rev 112:650-7; discussion 658-61. 2005
    ..Models proposing that OCD is caused by a single dysfunctional mechanism, such as the security motivation model, have difficulty explaining the complexity and heterogeneity of OCD...
  31. ncbi request reprint Potentials and limitations of cognitive treatments for obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Jonathan S Abramowitz
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN 55905, USA
    Cogn Behav Ther 34:140-7. 2005
    ..Future research directions are suggested in order to evaluate more fully the merits of, and indications for, cognitive methods for treating OCD...