M K Nock

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Suicide among soldiers: a review of psychosocial risk and protective factors
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, in Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Psychiatry 76:97-125. 2013
  2. pmc Prevalence, correlates, and treatment of lifetime suicidal behavior among adolescents: results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication Adolescent Supplement
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:300-10. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for suicide attempts versus suicide gestures: analysis of the National Comorbidity Survey
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:616-23. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Non-suicidal self-injury among adolescents: diagnostic correlates and relation to suicide attempts
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, 1280, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Psychiatry Res 144:65-72. 2006
  5. doi request reprint The emotion reactivity scale: development, evaluation, and relation to self-injurious thoughts and behaviors
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Behav Ther 39:107-16. 2008
  6. pmc Cross-national prevalence and risk factors for suicidal ideation, plans and attempts
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 192:98-105. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Physiological arousal, distress tolerance, and social problem-solving deficits among adolescent self-injurers
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:28-38. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of self-injurious thoughts using a behavioral test
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:820-3. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Conceptual and design essentials for evaluating mechanisms of change
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:4s-12s. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychological treatment of self-injury among adolescents
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Clin Psychol 63:1081-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications53

  1. doi request reprint Suicide among soldiers: a review of psychosocial risk and protective factors
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, in Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Psychiatry 76:97-125. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Prevalence, correlates, and treatment of lifetime suicidal behavior among adolescents: results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication Adolescent Supplement
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:300-10. 2013
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of and risk factors for suicide attempts versus suicide gestures: analysis of the National Comorbidity Survey
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:616-23. 2006
    ..It is possible and useful to distinguish between self-injurers on the basis of intent to die...
  4. ncbi request reprint Non-suicidal self-injury among adolescents: diagnostic correlates and relation to suicide attempts
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, 1280, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Psychiatry Res 144:65-72. 2006
    ....
  5. doi request reprint The emotion reactivity scale: development, evaluation, and relation to self-injurious thoughts and behaviors
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Behav Ther 39:107-16. 2008
    ..These findings provide preliminary support for the ERS and suggest that increased emotion reactivity may help explain the association between psychopathology and SITB...
  6. pmc Cross-national prevalence and risk factors for suicidal ideation, plans and attempts
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 192:98-105. 2008
    ..Suicide is a leading cause of death worldwide; however, the prevalence and risk factors for the immediate precursors to suicide - suicidal ideation, plans and attempts - are not wellknown, especially in low- and middle-income countries...
  7. doi request reprint Physiological arousal, distress tolerance, and social problem-solving deficits among adolescent self-injurers
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:28-38. 2008
    ..These findings highlight the importance of attending to increased arousal, distress tolerance, and problem-solving skills in the assessment and treatment of NSSI...
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of self-injurious thoughts using a behavioral test
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:820-3. 2007
    ..The authors examined a new method that measures self-injurious thoughts by using individuals' reaction times to self-injury-related stimuli on a computerized test...
  9. ncbi request reprint Conceptual and design essentials for evaluating mechanisms of change
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 31:4s-12s. 2007
    ..Although the use of traditional randomized controlled treatment designs and tests of statistical mediation have significantly advanced understanding of psychological treatments, they are insufficient to test mechanisms of change...
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychological treatment of self-injury among adolescents
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Clin Psychol 63:1081-9. 2007
    ....
  11. pmc Prediction of suicide ideation and attempts among adolescents using a brief performance-based test
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:707-15. 2007
    ..Future research is needed to refine this assessment method and to further develop and examine performance-based assessment of suicide risk in clinical settings...
  12. ncbi request reprint Lifetime prevalence, correlates, and persistence of oppositional defiant disorder: results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:703-13. 2007
    ..We examined the lifetime prevalence, onset, persistence, and correlates of ODD...
  13. pmc Prevalence, subtypes, and correlates of DSM-IV conduct disorder in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Psychol Med 36:699-710. 2006
    ..However, the actual prevalence, subtypes and patterns of co-morbidity of DSM-IV-defined CD in the general US population remains unknown...
  14. pmc Suicide and suicidal behavior
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Room 1280, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 30:133-54. 2008
    ..New studies must incorporate recent advances in survey methods and clinical assessment. Results should be used in ongoing efforts to decrease the significant loss of life caused by suicidal behavior...
  15. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of a brief intervention for increasing participation in parent management training
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:872-9. 2005
    ..This study provides researchers and clinicians with a brief and efficacious method of increasing motivation, attendance, and adherence for treatment...
  16. doi request reprint Measuring the suicidal mind: implicit cognition predicts suicidal behavior
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:511-7. 2010
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  17. doi request reprint Self-injury
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 6:339-63. 2010
    ..This review presents an integrated theoretical model of the development and maintenance of self-injury that synthesizes prior empirical findings and proposes several testable hypotheses for future research...
  18. pmc Cross-national analysis of the associations among mental disorders and suicidal behavior: findings from the WHO World Mental Health Surveys
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    PLoS Med 6:e1000123. 2009
    ..This study was designed to test each of these questions with a focus on nonfatal suicide attempts...
  19. pmc Mental disorders, comorbidity and suicidal behavior: results from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    M K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 15:868-76. 2010
    ..Future research must further delineate the mechanisms through which people come to think about suicide and progress from suicidal thoughts to attempts...
  20. doi request reprint Revealing the form and function of self-injurious thoughts and behaviors: A real-time ecological assessment study among adolescents and young adults
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 118:816-27. 2009
    ..This study provides a first glimpse of how SITBs are experienced in everyday life and has significant implications for scientific and clinical work on self-injurious behaviors...
  21. ncbi request reprint From science to practice: The flexible use of evidence-based treatments in clinical settings
    Matthew K Nock
    New York University Child Study Center, New York, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:777-80. 2004
  22. ncbi request reprint A functional approach to the assessment of self-mutilative behavior
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:885-90. 2004
    ..Most adolescents engaged in SMB for automatic reinforcement, although a sizable portion endorsed social reinforcement functions as well. These findings have direct implications for the understanding, assessment, and treatment of SMB...
  23. ncbi request reprint Contextual features and behavioral functions of self-mutilation among adolescents
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Havard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:140-6. 2005
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  24. ncbi request reprint Parent management of attendance and adherence in child and adolescent therapy: a conceptual and empirical review
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 8:149-66. 2005
    ..We conclude with an agenda for advancing research on the prediction and enhancement of attendance and adherence to child therapy as a means of improving the efficiency and effectiveness of child treatments...
  25. ncbi request reprint Self-Injurious Thoughts and Behaviors Interview: development, reliability, and validity in an adolescent sample
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Psychol Assess 19:309-17. 2007
    ..The authors concluded that the SITBI uniformly and comprehensively assesses a wide range of self-injury-related constructs and provides a new instrument that can be administered with relative ease in both research and clinical settings...
  26. pmc Longitudinal trajectories and predictors of adolescent suicidal ideation and attempts following inpatient hospitalization
    Mitchell J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:92-103. 2008
    ..Findings underscore the need for more longitudinal research on the course of adolescent suicidality...
  27. ncbi request reprint Examination of affective, cognitive, and behavioral factors and suicide-related outcomes in children and young adolescents
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, P O Box 208205, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 31:48-58. 2002
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  28. pmc Thought suppression and self-injurious thoughts and behaviors
    Sadia Najmi
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:1957-65. 2007
    ..Results are discussed within the framework of the negative reinforcement function of SITB...
  29. pmc The association between smoking and subsequent suicide-related outcomes in the National Comorbidity Survey panel sample
    R C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Mol Psychiatry 14:1132-42. 2009
    ..These results refine our understanding of the ways in which smoking is associated with later SROs and for the most part argue against the view that these associations are due to causal effects of smoking...
  30. pmc Smoking and suicidal behaviors in the National Comorbidity Survey: Replication
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:369-77. 2007
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  31. doi request reprint Posttraumatic stress symptoms mediate the relation between childhood sexual abuse and nonsuicidal self-injury
    Mariann R Weierich
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, MA, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:39-44. 2008
    ..Future research must test the temporal relation between childhood sexual abuse, PTSD symptoms, and NSSI and identify additional pathways to engagement in NSSI...
  32. ncbi request reprint An experimental pilot study of response to invalidation in young women with features of borderline personality disorder
    Kristen A Woodberry
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Psychiatry Res 157:169-80. 2008
    ..We discuss implications for understanding and responding to the affective intensity of this population...
  33. ncbi request reprint Parental expressed emotion and adolescent self-injury
    Michelle M Wedig
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:1171-8. 2007
    ..This study examined the relationship between parental expressed emotion (EE) and adolescent self-injurious thoughts and behaviors (SITB), as well as potential mediators and moderators of this relationship...
  34. ncbi request reprint Multimethod assessment of suicidality in adolescent psychiatric inpatients: preliminary results
    M J Prinstein
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:1053-61. 2001
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  35. ncbi request reprint Parent-directed physical aggression by clinic-referred youths
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, P O Box 208205, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 31:193-205. 2002
    ..Parent-directed aggression warrants additional study given the limitations in our understanding of these events and the potential for such behaviors to continue into adolescence and adulthood...
  36. pmc Are self-injurers impulsive?: Results from two behavioral laboratory studies
    Irene Belle Janis
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, United States
    Psychiatry Res 169:261-7. 2009
    ..We propose several potential explanations for the discrepancies observed between self-report and performance-based measures of impulsiveness and discuss directions for future research on impulsiveness and self-injury...
  37. doi request reprint Behavioral forecasts do not improve the prediction of future behavior: a prospective study of self-injury
    Irene Belle Janis
    Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Clin Psychol 64:1164-74. 2008
    ..In contrast, history of SITB improved prediction of subsequent SITB beyond individuals' behavioral forecasts. Clinicians should rely more on past history of a behavior than individuals' forecasts of future behavior in predicting SITB...
  38. pmc Child maltreatment, non-suicidal self-injury, and the mediating role of self-criticism
    Lisa H Glassman
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, 1280, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2483-90. 2007
    ..Future research is needed to test the temporal relation between maltreatment and NSSI and should aim to identify additional pathways to engagement in NSSI...
  39. ncbi request reprint Examination of predictors of severe violence in combat-exposed Vietnam veterans
    M K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    J Trauma Stress 14:835-41. 2001
    ..The classification rate of perpetrators of severe violence was comparable to rates from studies of less severe forms of violence. The implications of these results and suggestions for future research in this area are discussed...
  40. pmc Attentional bias toward suicide-related stimuli predicts suicidal behavior
    Christine B Cha
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, 1280, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 119:616-22. 2010
    ..These results suggest that suicide-specific attentional bias can serve as a behavioral marker for suicidal risk, and ultimately improve scientific and clinical work on suicide-related outcomes...
  41. doi request reprint Single-case experimental designs for the evaluation of treatments for self-injurious and suicidal behaviors
    Shireen L Rizvi
    New School for Social Research, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 38:498-510. 2008
    ..Advantages and disadvantages of their use specifically for intervention research for suicidal and self-injurious behaviors are detailed...
  42. pmc Effects of intravenous ketamine on explicit and implicit measures of suicidality in treatment-resistant depression
    Rebecca B Price
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:522-6. 2009
    ..The Implicit Association Test (IAT), a performance-based measure of association between concepts, may have utility in suicide assessment...
  43. doi request reprint An exploratory study of correlates, onset, and offset of non-suicidal self-injury
    Tara L Deliberto
    Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 12:219-31. 2008
    ..Less than half were currently receiving treatment. This exploratory study provides new information about the correlates of NSSI that has implications for research and clinical work in this area...
  44. ncbi request reprint Suicide among New York City police officers, 1977-1996
    Peter M Marzuk
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 1300 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:2069-71. 2002
    ..The authors assessed the suicide rates of New York City police officers during a recent period...
  45. ncbi request reprint A multiple-baseline evaluation of the treatment of food phobia in a young boy
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, 2 Hillhouse Avenue, Box 208205, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 33:217-25. 2002
    ..The results of this controlled evaluation suggest that this treatment program was responsible for the observed changes, which were maintained at 6-month follow-up...
  46. doi request reprint The functional assessment of maladaptive behaviors: a preliminary evaluation of binge eating and purging among women
    Michelle M Wedig
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, United States
    Psychiatry Res 178:518-24. 2010
    ..Understanding the functions of binge eating and purging has direct implications for assessment and treatment of these behaviors...
  47. pmc Risk factors for the incidence and persistence of suicide-related outcomes: a 10-year follow-up study using the National Comorbidity Surveys
    Guilherme Borges
    National Institute of Psychiatry, Mexico
    J Affect Disord 105:25-33. 2008
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  48. ncbi request reprint Physical exercise as a treatment for non-suicidal self-injury: evidence from a single-case study
    Matthew B Wallenstein
    Am J Psychiatry 164:350-1. 2007
  49. doi request reprint The epidemiology of suicide-related outcomes in Mexico
    Guilherme Borges
    National Institute of Psychiatry, Mexico City
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 37:627-40. 2007
    ..Given the early AOO, intervention efforts need to focus more than currently on children and adolescents with mental disorders to be effective in prevention...
  50. doi request reprint Traumatic events and suicide-related outcomes among Mexico City adolescents
    Guilherme Borges
    National Institute of Psychiatry, Mexico City, Mexico
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:654-66. 2008
    ..We report the prevalence and associations between traumatic events and suicidal ideation, suicide plans and suicide attempts among Mexican adolescents...
  51. pmc A risk index for 12-month suicide attempts in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication (NCS-R)
    Guilherme Borges
    National Institute of Psychiatry and Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Mexico City, Mexico
    Psychol Med 36:1747-57. 2006
    ..We sought to develop such a risk index for 12-month suicide attempts among suicide ideators...
  52. ncbi request reprint Delineating mechanisms of change in child and adolescent therapy: methodological issues and research recommendations
    Alan E Kazdin
    Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 7900, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:1116-29. 2003
    ..Indeed, extending treatment trials to clinical settings, without complementary research that studies why and how treatment works, could have great limitations...
  53. ncbi request reprint Warning signs for suicide: theory, research, and clinical applications
    M David Rudd
    Texas Tech University, Psychology Department, Lubbock 79409 2051, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:255-62. 2006
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Research Grants5

  1. Prevalence of and Risk and Protective Factors for Suicidal Behaviors
    Matthew Nock; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  2. PREVENTING TREATMENT ATTRITION IN CHILD THERAPY
    Matthew Nock; Fiscal Year: 2002
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  3. Measuring implicit associations about suicide
    Matthew Nock; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results of this research have significant implications for research and clinical efforts related to suicide assessment. ..
  4. Prevalence of and Risk and Protective Factors for Suicidal Behaviors
    Matthew Nock; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....