Christina S Meade

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and psychosocial correlates of sexual risk behavior among adults with severe mental illness
    Christina S Meade
    Harvard Medical School, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478 9106, USA
    Community Ment Health J 43:153-69. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk behavior among persons dually diagnosed with severe mental illness and substance use disorder
    Christina S Meade
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:147-57. 2006
  3. pmc HIV risk behavior among patients with co-occurring bipolar and substance use disorders: associations with mania and drug abuse
    Christina S Meade
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 92:296-300. 2008
  4. pmc Long-term correlates of childhood abuse among adults with severe mental illness: adult victimization, substance abuse, and HIV sexual risk behavior
    Christina S Meade
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:207-16. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The intergenerational cycle of teenage motherhood: an ecological approach
    Christina S Meade
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Health Psychol 27:419-29. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Community-level HIV prevention for persons with severe mental illness living in supportive housing programs: a pilot intervention study
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Division of Prevention and Community Research and The Consultation Center, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, 389 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Prev Interv Community 33:121-35. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial predictors of sexual HIV transmission risk behavior among HIV-positive adults with a sexual abuse history in childhood
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:121-34. 2009
  8. pmc HIV risk behavior in opioid dependent adults seeking detoxification treatment: an exploratory comparison of heroin and oxycodone users
    Christina S Meade
    McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Belmont, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Addict 18:289-93. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcomes from a group intervention for coping with HIV/AIDS and childhood sexual abuse: reductions in traumatic stress
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street 402, P O Box 208034, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:49-60. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of a coping group intervention for adults with HIV who are AIDS bereaved: longitudinal effects on grief
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Health Psychol 25:563-70. 2006

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and psychosocial correlates of sexual risk behavior among adults with severe mental illness
    Christina S Meade
    Harvard Medical School, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478 9106, USA
    Community Ment Health J 43:153-69. 2007
    ..05). Findings underscore the need for targeted HIV prevention interventions that address psychiatric and psychosocial risk factors...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk behavior among persons dually diagnosed with severe mental illness and substance use disorder
    Christina S Meade
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:147-57. 2006
    ..g., romantic partnership and psychotic disorder). Findings underscore the need for integrated HIV/STI prevention interventions targeting dually diagnosed patients...
  3. pmc HIV risk behavior among patients with co-occurring bipolar and substance use disorders: associations with mania and drug abuse
    Christina S Meade
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 92:296-300. 2008
    ..Bipolar and substance use disorders frequently co-occur, and both are associated with impulsivity, impaired judgment, and risk-taking...
  4. pmc Long-term correlates of childhood abuse among adults with severe mental illness: adult victimization, substance abuse, and HIV sexual risk behavior
    Christina S Meade
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:207-16. 2009
    ..Integrated treatment approaches that address interpersonal violence and substance abuse may be necessary for HIV risk reduction in this population...
  5. doi request reprint The intergenerational cycle of teenage motherhood: an ecological approach
    Christina S Meade
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Health Psychol 27:419-29. 2008
    ..Using Ecological Systems Theory, this study prospectively examined risk factors for teenage childbearing among a national sample of adolescent girls...
  6. ncbi request reprint Community-level HIV prevention for persons with severe mental illness living in supportive housing programs: a pilot intervention study
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Division of Prevention and Community Research and The Consultation Center, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, 389 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Prev Interv Community 33:121-35. 2007
    ..The community-level intervention appeared to reduce the risk of HIV among persons with SMI living in SHPs, and supports the importance of conducting larger scale intervention trials...
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial predictors of sexual HIV transmission risk behavior among HIV-positive adults with a sexual abuse history in childhood
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 38:121-34. 2009
    ..HIV prevention intervention for persons with HIV and CSA histories should address trauma-related behavioral difficulties and enhance coping skills to reduce sexual transmission risk behavior...
  8. pmc HIV risk behavior in opioid dependent adults seeking detoxification treatment: an exploratory comparison of heroin and oxycodone users
    Christina S Meade
    McLean Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Belmont, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Addict 18:289-93. 2009
    ..6%, p < .05). HIV prevention efforts should target both heroin and oxycodone users...
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcomes from a group intervention for coping with HIV/AIDS and childhood sexual abuse: reductions in traumatic stress
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street 402, P O Box 208034, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:49-60. 2007
    ..No differences were found between the support group intervention and waitlist conditions. Tests of clinical significance documented the meaningfulness of change in symptoms...
  10. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of a coping group intervention for adults with HIV who are AIDS bereaved: longitudinal effects on grief
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Health Psychol 25:563-70. 2006
    ..The long-term effectiveness of this AIDS-bereavement intervention for psychiatrically distressed people with HIV/AIDS supports the need for tailored interventions among those at risk for complicated grief responses...
  11. pmc Depression precipitated by alcohol use in patients with co-occurring bipolar and substance use disorders
    William B Jaffee
    McLean Hospital Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program, Belmont, MA 01478, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:171-6. 2009
    ..Thus, the present study tests whether alcohol use precipitates depression among patients with co-occurring bipolar disorder and substance use disorder...
  12. pmc Utilization of medical treatments and adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-positive adults with histories of childhood sexual abuse
    Christina S Meade
    McLean Hospital Harvard Medical School, Belmont, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:259-66. 2009
    ..Interventions targeting HIV-positive adults with CSA histories may need to address trauma symptoms, substance abuse, and poor social support that interfere with medical treatment utilization and adherence...
  13. pmc A prospective study examining the effects of gender and sexual/physical abuse on mood outcomes in patients with co-occurring bipolar I and substance use disorders
    Christina S Meade
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:425-33. 2009
    ..This study prospectively examined gender differences in mood outcomes and tested the effects of sexual/physical abuse and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of sexual risk among pregnant and mothering teens in the USA: pregnancy as an opportunity for integrated prevention of STD and repeat pregnancy
    Christina S Meade
    Yale University, Department of Psychology, The Consultation Center, 389 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Soc Sci Med 60:661-78. 2005
    ..Pregnancy may provide a critical "window of opportunity" for sexual risk reduction...
  15. ncbi request reprint Urban teens: Trauma, posttraumatic growth, and emotional distress among female adolescents
    Jeannette R Ickovics
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health and Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:841-50. 2006
    ..Implications for future research and clinical practice with adolescents are addressed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Voluntary HIV testing among adults with severe mental illness: frequency and associated factors
    Christina S Meade
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    AIDS Behav 9:465-73. 2005
    ..Adults with SMI are in need of interventions promoting routine HIV testing and risk-reduction counseling...
  17. pmc Measurement of self-reported HIV risk behaviors in injection drug users: comparison of standard versus timeline follow-back administration procedures
    Marc L Copersino
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Program at McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 38:60-5. 2010
    ..In contrast, the brief HRQ-Standard interview procedure appears to be a reasonable choice for clinical, research, and health-related surveys where the primary focus is broader than HIV risk behavior...
  18. pmc Negotiating risk: knowledge and use of HIV prevention by persons with serious mental illness living in supportive housing
    Bret Kloos
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 36:357-72. 2005
    ..The implications of these findings are discussed in terms of their relevance for implementing community-based HIV prevention for persons with SMI...
  19. ncbi request reprint New sex partner acquisition and sexually transmitted disease risk among adolescent females
    Linda M Niccolai
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8034, USA
    J Adolesc Health 34:216-23. 2004
    ..To determine the association between new sex partner acquisition and incident STDs, to describe predictors of acquiring a new sex partner, and to compare new and established sex partnerships among adolescent females...
  20. ncbi request reprint Short and long-term impact of adolescent pregnancy on postpartum contraceptive use: implications for prevention of repeat pregnancy
    Trace S Kershaw
    Yale University, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, and Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    J Adolesc Health 33:359-68. 2003
    ..To describe patterns and changes in contraceptive use among pregnant adolescents in early and later postpartum compared with nonpregnant adolescents...
  21. ncbi request reprint HIV risk behavior among adults with severe mental illness: a systematic review
    Christina S Meade
    Yale University, Department of Psychology, The Consultation Center, 389 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:433-57. 2005
    ..g., psychiatric illness, trauma history, social relationships), and be integrated into existing services (e.g., psychotherapy, substance abuse treatment, housing programs)...
  22. pmc A randomized trial of transcutaneous electric acupoint stimulation as adjunctive treatment for opioid detoxification
    Christina S Meade
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 38:12-21. 2010
    ..84, p < .01) over time. TEAS is an acceptable, inexpensive adjunctive treatment that is feasible to implement on an inpatient unit and may be a beneficial adjunct to pharmacological treatments for opioid detoxification...
  23. pmc Gender differences in the rates and correlates of HIV risk behaviors among drug abusers
    Audrey Brooks
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:2444-69. 2010
    ..Specific risk factors were differentially predictive of HIV risk behaviors for women and men, highlighting the need for gender-specific risk-reduction interventions. Limitations of the study are discussed...
  24. pmc Stress and coping in HIV-positive former plasma/blood donors in China: a test of cognitive appraisal theory
    Christina S Meade
    Department of Psychiatry, McLean Hospital Harvard Medical School, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:328-38. 2010
    ..Results support the utility of cognitive appraisal theory. Stress management interventions targeting HIV-positive FPDs in China are indicated...
  25. ncbi request reprint Improvements in health-related quality of life following a group intervention for coping with AIDS-bereavement among HIV-infected men and women
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Division of Prevention and Community Rsearch, The Consultation Center, Department Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Qual Life Res 14:991-1005. 2005
    ..Increasing evidence suggests that psychological health is associated with disease progression, HIV-related symptoms, and mortality...
  26. ncbi request reprint Adolescent oral sex, peer popularity, and perceptions of best friends' sexual behavior
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Yale University, Department of Psychology, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 28:243-9. 2003
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