Ananda Amstadter

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Emotion regulation and anxiety disorders
    Ananda Amstadter
    Auburn University, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:211-21. 2008
  2. pmc Elder mistreatment and physical health among older adults: the South Carolina Elder Mistreatment Study
    Josh M Cisler
    National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:461-7. 2010
  3. pmc Prevalence and correlates of service utilization and help seeking in a national college sample of female rape victims
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 24:900-2. 2010
  4. pmc Prevalence and correlates of poor self-rated health in the United States: the national elder mistreatment study
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, SC, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:615-23. 2010
  5. pmc Association between COMT, PTSD, and increased smoking following hurricane exposure in an epidemiologic sample
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, USA
    Psychiatry 72:360-9. 2009
  6. pmc NPY moderates the relation between hurricane exposure and generalized anxiety disorder in an epidemiologic sample of hurricane-exposed adults
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:270-5. 2010
  7. doi Prevalence and correlates of probable adolescent mental health problems reported by parents in Vietnam
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:95-100. 2011
  8. pmc Variation in RGS2 is associated with suicidal ideation in an epidemiological study of adults exposed to the 2004 Florida hurricanes
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 13:349-57. 2009
  9. pmc Posttyphoon prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder, major depressive disorder, panic disorder, and generalized anxiety disorder in a Vietnamese sample
    Ananda B Amstadter
    National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, PO Box 250852, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:180-8. 2009
  10. pmc Service utilization and help seeking in a national sample of female rape victims
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, National Crime Victims Center, 165 Cannon St, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:1450-7. 2008

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Emotion regulation and anxiety disorders
    Ananda Amstadter
    Auburn University, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:211-21. 2008
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  2. pmc Elder mistreatment and physical health among older adults: the South Carolina Elder Mistreatment Study
    Josh M Cisler
    National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:461-7. 2010
    ..A recent history of emotional mistreatment was associated with poor self-rated health independently, but not when controlling for other significant predictors...
  3. pmc Prevalence and correlates of service utilization and help seeking in a national college sample of female rape victims
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 24:900-2. 2010
    ..Health promotion campaigns are needed to target substance abusing and depressed rape victims, who were less likely to seek help...
  4. pmc Prevalence and correlates of poor self-rated health in the United States: the national elder mistreatment study
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, SC, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:615-23. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the level of, and correlates for, poor self-rated health in a community sample of older adults with particular emphasis on elder mistreatment history, demographics, and social dependency variables...
  5. pmc Association between COMT, PTSD, and increased smoking following hurricane exposure in an epidemiologic sample
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, USA
    Psychiatry 72:360-9. 2009
    ..This study represents the first genetic association study (to our knowledge) of smoking behavior following an acute stressor...
  6. pmc NPY moderates the relation between hurricane exposure and generalized anxiety disorder in an epidemiologic sample of hurricane-exposed adults
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Depress Anxiety 27:270-5. 2010
    ....
  7. doi Prevalence and correlates of probable adolescent mental health problems reported by parents in Vietnam
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:95-100. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present study was to estimate the prevalence of probable mental health problems in an epidemiologic study of Vietnamese adolescents. A secondary aim was to examine the correlates of probable mental health caseness...
  8. pmc Variation in RGS2 is associated with suicidal ideation in an epidemiological study of adults exposed to the 2004 Florida hurricanes
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 13:349-57. 2009
    ..59 times increased risk of having current ideation. No gene-by-environment interactions were found, perhaps due to low power. RGS2 rs4606 is related to risk of current suicidal ideation in stressor-exposed adults...
  9. pmc Posttyphoon prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder, major depressive disorder, panic disorder, and generalized anxiety disorder in a Vietnamese sample
    Ananda B Amstadter
    National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, PO Box 250852, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:180-8. 2009
    ..Risk factors for posttyphoon psychopathology differed among disorders, but generally were related to high typhoon exposure, prior trauma exposure, and in contrast to Western populations, higher age, but not gender...
  10. pmc Service utilization and help seeking in a national sample of female rape victims
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, National Crime Victims Center, 165 Cannon St, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:1450-7. 2008
    ..This study examined various forms of help seeking for emotional problems in relation to key variables in a national sample of female rape victims...
  11. pmc Variant in RGS2 moderates posttraumatic stress symptoms following potentially traumatic event exposure
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 23:369-73. 2009
    ..RGS2 rs4606 modifies risk of postdisaster and lifetime PTSD symptoms under conditions of high stressor exposure. This is the first demonstration of gene-environment interaction for this locus...
  12. pmc Longitudinal trajectories of cigarette smoking following rape
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:113-21. 2009
    ..Having sustained an injury, minority status, and post-examination distress all predicted subsequent smoking trajectory...
  13. pmc Internet-based interventions for traumatic stress-related mental health problems: a review and suggestion for future research
    Ananda B Amstadter
    Medical University of South Carolina National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, P O Box 250852, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 29:410-20. 2009
    ..Therefore, it is possible that these shared features may in part account for symptom reduction. Little is known regarding mechanisms of change. Future directions for novel web-based approaches to treatment are provided...
  14. doi Examining the moderating role of family cohesion on the relationship between witnessed community violence and delinquency in a national sample of adolescents
    Simone C Barr
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Interpers Violence 27:239-62. 2012
    ..In addition, the findings suggested that family cohesion moderated the impact of witnessed community violence on future delinquent behavior. Future directions for research and implications for practice were also discussed...
  15. pmc Relations among gender, violence exposure, and mental health: the national survey of adolescents
    Rochelle F Hanson
    National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 78:313-21. 2008
    ..It thus appears that the pathways for developing PTSD may be different for male and female victims of sexual abuse. Implications for interventions and future research are discussed...
  16. pmc The national elder mistreatment study: race and ethnicity findings
    Melba Alexandra Hernandez-Tejada
    Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Elder Abuse Negl 25:281-93. 2013
    ..Findings are in contrast to prior reports of increased risk of mistreatment in minority populations and point to correlated and modifiable factors of social support and poor health as targets for preventive intervention...
  17. pmc The relationship between combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder and the 5-HTTLPR/rs25531 polymorphism
    Zhewu Wang
    Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Depress Anxiety 28:1067-73. 2011
    ..This study investigated the role of the 5-HTTLPR polymorphism, triallelically classified, in a sample of combat veterans with and without PTSD...
  18. doi Behavioral activation and therapeutic exposure for bereavement in older adults
    Ron Acierno
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 29:13-25. 2012
    ..ANCOVAS revealed statistically significant improvement, irrespective of how many days since death had elapsed prior to initiation of intervention, on structured interviews and self-report measures for most outcome variables...