Beth Broussard

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Affiliation: George Washington University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Social distance and stigma toward individuals with schizophrenia: findings in an urban, African-American community sample
    Beth Broussard
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:935-40. 2012
  2. pmc Use of force preferences and perceived effectiveness of actions among Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) police officers and non-CIT officers in an escalating psychiatric crisis involving a subject with schizophrenia
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Schizophr Bull 37:737-45. 2011
  3. pmc Development and initial reliability and validity of four self-report measures used in research on interactions between police officers and individuals with mental illnesses
    Beth Broussard
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Psychiatry Res 189:458-62. 2011
  4. pmc Demographic, socio-environmental, and substance-related predictors of duration of untreated psychosis (DUP)
    Beth Broussard
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Washington, DC, USA
    Schizophr Res 148:93-8. 2013
  5. pmc Do empathy and psychological mindedness affect police officers' decision to enter crisis intervention team training?
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:632-8. 2011
  6. pmc Life and treatment goals of individuals hospitalized for first-episode nonaffective psychosis
    Claire E Ramsay
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Psychiatry Res 189:344-8. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Beliefs about causes of schizophrenia among urban African American community members
    Beth Broussard
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Room 333, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychiatr Q 81:349-62. 2010
  8. pmc An examination of associations between the inability to taste phenylthiocarbamide (PTC) and clinical characteristics and trait markers in first-episode, nonaffective psychotic disorders
    Michael T Compton
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Psychiatry Res 209:27-31. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Development, implementation, and preliminary evaluation of a recovery-based curriculum for community navigation specialists working with individuals with serious mental illnesses and repeated hospitalizations
    Michael T Compton
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 2120 L Street, N W, Suite 600, Washington, DC, 20037, USA
    Community Ment Health J 50:383-7. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint The influence of neighborhood characteristics on police officers' encounters with persons suspected to have a serious mental illness
    Shaily Krishan
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Law Psychiatry 37:359-69. 2014

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  1. doi request reprint Social distance and stigma toward individuals with schizophrenia: findings in an urban, African-American community sample
    Beth Broussard
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:935-40. 2012
    ..The results suggest special considerations when working with disenfranchised populations, especially family members of individuals with mental illnesses, in treatment settings...
  2. pmc Use of force preferences and perceived effectiveness of actions among Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) police officers and non-CIT officers in an escalating psychiatric crisis involving a subject with schizophrenia
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Schizophr Bull 37:737-45. 2011
    ..In addition to clinical and programmatic implications, such findings demonstrate a role for clinicians, advocates, and schizophrenia researchers in promoting social justice through partnerships with diverse social sectors...
  3. pmc Development and initial reliability and validity of four self-report measures used in research on interactions between police officers and individuals with mental illnesses
    Beth Broussard
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Psychiatry Res 189:458-62. 2011
    ..Further testing and the development of additional reliable and valid instruments focused on attitudinal and behavioral domains among officers who have frequent interactions with individuals with mental illnesses would be of great value...
  4. pmc Demographic, socio-environmental, and substance-related predictors of duration of untreated psychosis (DUP)
    Beth Broussard
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Washington, DC, USA
    Schizophr Res 148:93-8. 2013
    ..Mode of onset of psychosis was also considered, given its established role as an illness-level correlate of DUP...
  5. pmc Do empathy and psychological mindedness affect police officers' decision to enter crisis intervention team training?
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:632-8. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Life and treatment goals of individuals hospitalized for first-episode nonaffective psychosis
    Claire E Ramsay
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Psychiatry Res 189:344-8. 2011
    ..Integration of these paradigms would likely promote recovery-oriented tailoring of early psychosocial interventions, such as supported employment and supported education, for first-episode psychosis...
  7. doi request reprint Beliefs about causes of schizophrenia among urban African American community members
    Beth Broussard
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, S E, Room 333, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Psychiatr Q 81:349-62. 2010
    ..Although this study suggests potential determinants of causal beliefs held by community members, further research examining the public's conception of causation would enhance interpretation of studies on such beliefs...
  8. pmc An examination of associations between the inability to taste phenylthiocarbamide (PTC) and clinical characteristics and trait markers in first-episode, nonaffective psychotic disorders
    Michael T Compton
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Psychiatry Res 209:27-31. 2013
    ..In conjunction with other findings, it is unlikely that PTC-non-tasting is a trait marker of schizophrenia, though a conclusive study is warranted. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Development, implementation, and preliminary evaluation of a recovery-based curriculum for community navigation specialists working with individuals with serious mental illnesses and repeated hospitalizations
    Michael T Compton
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 2120 L Street, N W, Suite 600, Washington, DC, 20037, USA
    Community Ment Health J 50:383-7. 2014
    ..As the recovery paradigm continues to be implemented in diverse real-world mental health treatment settings, recovery-based training curricula should be carefully constructed and evaluated. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint The influence of neighborhood characteristics on police officers' encounters with persons suspected to have a serious mental illness
    Shaily Krishan
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int J Law Psychiatry 37:359-69. 2014
    ..We examined whether neighborhood characteristics influence police encounters with individuals suspected to have a serious mental illness, addictive disorder, or developmental disability...
  11. pmc Development, item analysis, and initial reliability and validity of a multiple-choice knowledge of mental illnesses test for lay samples
    Michael T Compton
    The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Psychiatry Res 189:141-8. 2011
    ..This initial report suggests that the MC-KOMIT may be useful in quantifying knowledge of mental illnesses in police officers and other diverse lay samples...
  12. ncbi request reprint Measuring insight through patient self-report: an in-depth analysis of the factor structure of the Birchwood Insight Scale
    Sean D Cleary
    The George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Washington, DC, USA
    Psychiatry Res 216:263-8. 2014
    ..Researchers using this efficient measure of patient-reported insight should assess the item distributions and factor structure of the BIS in their samples, and potentially consider eliminating item 1. ..
  13. pmc Measuring trauma and stressful events in childhood and adolescence among patients with first-episode psychosis: initial factor structure, reliability, and validity of the Trauma Experiences Checklist
    Sarah L Cristofaro
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 210:618-25. 2013
    ..49, p<0.001), and not with most CTQ-SF subscales. The TEC is a potentially useful tool in assessing diverse traumatic life events across various social contexts during childhood and adolescence. ..
  14. pmc Clinical correlates of maltreatment and traumatic experiences in childhood and adolescence among predominantly African American, socially disadvantaged, hospitalized, first-episode psychosis patients
    Claire E Ramsay
    Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Psychiatry Res 188:343-9. 2011
    ..These results provide insights into the relations among childhood traumatic events, substance use, and clinical features of first-episode psychosis, creating hypotheses for future research...
  15. doi request reprint Opening doors to recovery: a novel community navigation service for people with serious mental illnesses
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:1270-2. 2011
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  16. pmc Prevalence and psychosocial correlates of prior incarcerations in an urban, predominantly African-American sample of hospitalized patients with first-episode psychosis
    Claire E Ramsay
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 39:57-64. 2011
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  17. ncbi 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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  18. doi request reprint Characteristics of patients referred to psychiatric emergency services by crisis intervention team police officers
    Beth Broussard
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Community Ment Health J 46:579-84. 2010
    ....
  19. 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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  20. 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...
  21. doi request reprint Community navigation to reduce institutional recidivism and promote recovery: initial evaluation of opening doors to recovery in Southeast Georgia
    Thomas A Reed
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, 2120 L Street, N W, Suite 600, Washington, DC, 20037, USA
    Psychiatr Q 85:25-33. 2014
    ..Findings from this evaluation highlight strengths and opportunities of this new community navigation approach, including those related to the involvement of certified peer specialists and multiple community partners. ..