B Frueh

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Telepsychiatry treatment outcome research methodology: efficacy versus effectiveness
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Telemed J E Health 10:455-8. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Elderly veterans with combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder in specialty care
    B Christopher Frueh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29401, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:75-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Documented combat exposure of US veterans seeking treatment for combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 186:467-72; discussion 473-5. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Patients' reports of traumatic or harmful experiences within the psychiatric setting
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1123-33. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Disability compensation seeking among veterans evaluated for posttraumatic stress disorder
    B Christopher Frueh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29401 5799, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:84-91. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' perspectives on cognitive-behavioral treatment for PTSD among persons with severe mental illness
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, P O Box 250861, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1027-31. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The need for trauma assessment and related clinical services in a state-funded mental health system
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Community Ment Health J 38:351-6. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Telehealth service delivery for persons with alcoholism
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina, South Carolina, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 11:372-5. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving public mental health services for trauma victims in South Carolina
    B C Frueh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:812-4. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive risperidone treatment in post-traumatic stress disorder: a preliminary controlled trial of effects on comorbid psychotic symptoms
    M B Hamner
    Ralph H Johnson, Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29401, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 18:1-8. 2003

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Publications62

  1. ncbi request reprint Telepsychiatry treatment outcome research methodology: efficacy versus effectiveness
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Telemed J E Health 10:455-8. 2004
    ..The current state of telepsychiatry research necessitates efficacy studies, the outcomes from which can be used to inform future effectiveness studies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Elderly veterans with combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder in specialty care
    B Christopher Frueh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29401, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:75-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Documented combat exposure of US veterans seeking treatment for combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 186:467-72; discussion 473-5. 2005
    ..There are concerns regarding the validity of combat exposure reports of veterans seeking treatment for combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) within US Veterans Affairs Medical Centers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Patients' reports of traumatic or harmful experiences within the psychiatric setting
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1123-33. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Disability compensation seeking among veterans evaluated for posttraumatic stress disorder
    B Christopher Frueh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29401 5799, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:84-91. 2003
    ..This study sought to further examine the relationship between compensation-seeking status and reporting of symptoms among combat veterans who were evaluated for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' perspectives on cognitive-behavioral treatment for PTSD among persons with severe mental illness
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, P O Box 250861, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1027-31. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint The need for trauma assessment and related clinical services in a state-funded mental health system
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Community Ment Health J 38:351-6. 2002
    ..Implications and future directions are addressed, including the current trauma initiatives of many state-funded systems...
  8. ncbi request reprint Telehealth service delivery for persons with alcoholism
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina, South Carolina, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 11:372-5. 2005
    ..The results demonstrate the feasibility of using videoconferencing for service delivery to adults with AUD, and encourage the future performance of randomized controlled trials...
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving public mental health services for trauma victims in South Carolina
    B C Frueh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:812-4. 2001
    ..Current progress and future directions are described in this article...
  10. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive risperidone treatment in post-traumatic stress disorder: a preliminary controlled trial of effects on comorbid psychotic symptoms
    M B Hamner
    Ralph H Johnson, Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29401, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 18:1-8. 2003
    ..Further research using randomized, controlled trial designs in larger patient groups are needed to define more adequately the role of risperidone and other atypical agents in PTSD...
  11. ncbi request reprint Does EMDR work? And if so, why?: a critical review of controlled outcome and dismantling research
    S P Cahill
    National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425 0742, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 13:5-33. 1999
    ..Fourth, our review of dismantling studies reveals there is no convincing evidence that eye movements significantly contribute to treatment outcome. Recommendations regarding further research directions are provided...
  12. ncbi request reprint Self-reported symptoms of social anxiety in a sample of combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder
    J J Crowson
    Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 12:605-12. 1998
    ..Social phobia scores were predicted by severity of depression. The relationship between social anxiety, depression, and PTSD is discussed. Implications for the assessment and treatment of PTSD are also discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Challenges to the PTSD construct and its database: the importance of scientific debate
    Gerald M Rosen
    J Anxiety Disord 21:161-3. 2007
    ..Yet, scientific methods, and associated critiques, provide the best way to advance our knowledge, so that professionals can provide accurate information, sound advice, and non-harmful interventions to those in need...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gender- and trauma-related predictors of use of mental health treatment services among primary care patients
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion 57069, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1505-9. 2006
    ..Use of mental health care was investigated as a function of gender, traumatic event frequency, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and attitudes toward treatment among 194 primary care patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Intimate partner violence victimization among adults with severe mental illness: results of a cross-sectional study
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:1472-3. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Symptom severity and lifetime and prospective health service use among military veterans evaluated for PTSD
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakota 57069 2390, USA
    Depress Anxiety 24:178-84. 2007
    ..Health problems were related to prospective medical service use. Clinical and administrative implications in predicting health care use among trauma survivors are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Screening for PTSD in public-sector mental health settings: the diagnostic utility of the PTSD checklist
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, and the Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Depress Anxiety 24:124-9. 2007
    ..Such data are critical to ensuring that public-sector mental health patients with trauma-related difficulties are identified and referred for appropriate services...
  18. ncbi request reprint Unrecognized trauma and PTSD among public mental health consumers with chronic and severe mental illness
    Karen J Cusack
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 725 Martin Luther King, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:487-500. 2006
    ..Results suggest that trauma and PTSD are significantly overlooked in the public mental health system. Improved recognition of trauma and PTSD are needed in order to provide meaningful services to this highly vulnerable population...
  19. ncbi request reprint Detection and management of malingering in people presenting for treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder: methods, obstacles, and recommendations
    Steven Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 21:22-41. 2007
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  20. ncbi request reprint Examining the uniqueness of frequency and intensity symptom ratings in posttraumatic stress disorder assessment
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakota 57069 2390, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 194:940-4. 2006
    ..Implications for future PTSD clinical and research assessment are discussed, including the potential to decrease administration time for these commonly used PTSD measures, given their time-consuming nature...
  21. ncbi request reprint Female veterans seeking medical care at Veterans Affairs primary care clinics: psychiatric and medical illness burden and service use
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, PO Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Women Health 43:41-62. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint PTSD and Vietnam Veterans
    B Christopher Frueh
    Science 315:184-7; author reply 184-7. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Empirical examination of a proposed refinement to DSM-IV posttraumatic stress disorder symptom criteria using the National Comorbidity Survey Replication data
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, The University of South Dakota, Vermillion 57069 2390, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:597-602. 2008
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Differences in posttraumatic stress disorder diagnostic rates and symptom severity between Criterion A1 and non-Criterion A1 stressors
    Mary E Long
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, Department of Psychology, The University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD 57069, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1255-63. 2008
    ..Similar patterns of differences in PTSD scores between stressor types were also found across the three PTSD symptom criteria. Implications are discussed as to the ongoing controversy of the PTSD construct...
  25. doi request reprint Attitudes toward medical and mental health care delivered via telehealth applications among rural and urban primary care patients
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:166-70. 2008
    ..These findings support the feasibility of telehealth applications, particularly for rural patients who may not otherwise receive needed services...
  26. ncbi request reprint Enhancing patient safety in psychiatric settings
    Jeffrey J Borckardt
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 13:355-61. 2007
    ....
  27. pmc US Department of Veterans Affairs disability policies for posttraumatic stress disorder: administrative trends and implications for treatment, rehabilitation, and research
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawai i, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:2143-5. 2007
    ..Current VA disability policies require fundamental reform to bring them into line with modern science and medicine, including current empirically supported concepts of resilience and psychiatric rehabilitation...
  28. ncbi request reprint Therapist adherence and competence with manualized cognitive-behavioral therapy for PTSD delivered via videoconferencing technology
    B Christopher Frueh
    University of Hawai i, Hilo 96720, USA
    Behav Modif 31:856-66. 2007
    ..These data further support the use of TP to address shortages in access to mental health care...
  29. ncbi request reprint Trauma among female veterans: a critical review
    Heidi M Zinzow
    National Crime Victims Research and Treatment Center, Medical University of South Carolina, SC, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 8:384-400. 2007
    ..Researchers also are encouraged to employ standardized definitions of trauma and to investigate new areas, such as treatment outcomes and mediators of trauma and health. Policy and practice implications are discussed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Talk-story: perspectives of children, parents, and community leaders on community violence in rural Hawaii
    Dyanne D Affonso
    Clinical Pharmacy Training, College of Pharmacy and Research Infrastructure Minority Institution UHH, University of Hawai i at Hilo, Hilo, Hawaii 96720, USA
    Public Health Nurs 24:400-8. 2007
    ..To enhance our understanding of what community violence means to a multiethnic school community in rural Hawaii and obtain people's perspectives of how to deal with and prevent violence-related behaviors among children...
  31. ncbi request reprint Age differences in posttraumatic stress disorder, psychiatric disorders, and healthcare service use among veterans in Veterans Affairs primary care clinics
    B Christopher Frueh
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:660-72. 2007
    ..To expand our understanding of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) prevalence, its psychiatric characteristics, and service use among elderly veterans in Veterans Affairs (VA) primary care clinics...
  32. ncbi request reprint Performance characteristics of the posttraumatic stress disorder checklist and SPAN in Veterans Affairs primary care settings
    Derik E Yeager
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29452, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:294-301. 2007
    ..For this reason, research aimed at improving screening instruments could yield substantial benefits...
  33. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of telepsychiatry for post-traumatic stress disorder
    B Christopher Frueh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 13:142-7. 2007
    ..The results provide preliminary support for the use of telepsychiatry in the treatment of PTSD to improve access to care...
  34. ncbi request reprint Are there racial differences in the experience of harmful or traumatic events within psychiatric settings?
    Karen J Cusack
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7590, 725 Martin Luther King, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Q 78:101-15. 2007
    ..These racial differences merit further attention to better understand their meaning and to improve mental health services provided to both African-Americans and Caucasian public-sector psychiatric patients...
  35. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in psychiatric symptom patterns and service use in VA primary care clinics
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Ralph H Johnson Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:410-3. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess racial differences in psychopathology and service use in a sample of African-American and Caucasian veterans...
  36. ncbi request reprint Fraudulent claims of combat status in the VA?
    John M McGrath
    Psychiatr Serv 53:345. 2002
  37. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral treatment for PTSD among people with severe mental illness: a proposed treatment model
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston 29401 5799, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 10:26-38. 2004
    ..Special considerations for public-sector consumers with PTSD and SMI are addressed, as are directions for future research...
  38. ncbi request reprint Discriminating malingered from genuine civilian posttraumatic stress disorder: a validation of three MMPI-2 Infrequency scales (F, Fp, and Fptsd)
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion 57069 2390, USA
    Assessment 11:139-44. 2004
    ..Analyses demonstrated Fptsd's incremental validity over F but not over Fp. Based on the two studies examining Fptsd, Fptsd may be more appropriate for combat trauma victims, and Fp may be more appropriate for civilian trauma victims...
  39. ncbi request reprint Trauma history screening in a community mental health center
    Karen J Cusack
    South Carolina Department of Mental Health, Charleston, South Carolina 29403, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:157-62. 2004
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Recent advances in telepsychiatry: an updated review
    Jeannine Monnier
    Department off Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charlesston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1604-9. 2003
    ..Because of this increase, the authors conducted a literature review of telepsychiatry to update a previously published review that covered the years 1970 to 2000...
  41. ncbi request reprint Service use and satisfaction among elderly former prisoners of war in South Carolina
    B Christopher Frueh
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC 29401 5799, USA
    Mil Med 168:682-7. 2003
    ..This project was developed to evaluate the use of and satisfaction with Veteran's Affairs (VA) medical services and disability benefits among surviving elderly prisoners of war (POWs) in South Carolina...
  42. ncbi request reprint Trauma within the psychiatric setting: a preliminary empirical report
    Karen J Cusack
    South Carolina Department of Mental Health, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 30:453-60. 2003
  43. ncbi request reprint Clinical symptomatology of posttraumatic stress disorder-diagnosed Australian and United States Vietnam combat veterans: an MMPI-2 comparison
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, 414 E Clark Street, SDU 114, Vermillion, South Dakota 57069 2390, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 191:458-64. 2003
    ..Results suggest that American and Australian Vietnam combat PTSD samples are very similar to each other, with implications for the treatment outcome literature...
  44. ncbi request reprint Clinical presentations in combat veterans diagnosed with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Heealth Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, 57069 2390, USA
    J Clin Psychol 59:385-97. 2003
    ..1990). Clusters also were different in disability-seeking status, employment status, and income. Implications for research and clinical practice using the MMPI-2 with combat veterans presenting with PTSD are briefly addressed...
  45. ncbi request reprint The Infrequency-Posttraumatic Stress Disorder scale (Fptsd) for the MMPI-2: development and initial validation with veterans presenting with combat-related PTSD
    Jon D Elhai
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29401, USA
    J Pers Assess 79:531-49. 2002
    ..Clinical implications are discussed concerning the use of Fptsd to assess disability-seeking veterans suspected of overreporting PTSD symptoms...
  46. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in psychotic symptoms among combat veterans with PTSD
    B Christopher Frueh
    Medical University of South Carolina, Veterans Affairs Medical Center Charleston, South Carolina 29401 5799, USA
    Depress Anxiety 16:157-61. 2002
    ..African-Americans with PTSD endorsed more items suggesting positive symptoms of psychosis, without higher rates of primary psychosis, depression, or anxiety than Caucasians...
  47. ncbi request reprint Replication and expansion of findings related to racial differences in veterans with combat-related PTSD
    Jeannine Monnier
    Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Depress Anxiety 16:64-70. 2002
    ..These results suggest that African American and Caucasian veterans with combat-related PTSD do not differ with regard to manifestation or severity of psychopathology...
  48. ncbi request reprint Treatment-resistant posttraumatic stress disorder: strategies for intervention
    Mark B Hamner
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    CNS Spectr 9:740-52. 2004
    ..This review will address representative existing studies and discuss several potential pharmacologic strategies for patients suffering from treatment-refractory PTSD...
  49. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric symptoms and health service utilization in rural and urban combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion 57069 2390, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 192:701-4. 2004
    ..Rural combat PTSD patients therefore seem to have similar mental health needs compared with their urban counterparts, with important service delivery implications...
  50. ncbi request reprint Social anxiety disorder in veterans affairs primary care clinics
    Todd B Kashdan
    Department of Psychology, George Mason University, MS 3F5, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:233-47. 2006
    ..These results attest to strong relations between SAD and PTSD, the inadequate recognition of SAD in primary care settings, and the significant distress and impairment associated with SAD in veterans...
  51. ncbi request reprint Subthreshold PTSD in primary care: prevalence, psychiatric disorders, healthcare use, and functional status
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    VA Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:658-64. 2005
    ..These data indicate that clinicians may be overlooking a subset of individuals suffering from subsyndromal PTSD, suggesting the need to detect and serve these individuals better within healthcare settings...
  52. ncbi request reprint Consumers' perceptions of negative experiences and "sanctuary harm" in psychiatric settings
    Cynthia S Robins
    Westat, Rockville, MD, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1134-8. 2005
    ..This study explores consumers' perceptions of such harmful inpatient experiences, events that the authors place under the rubric of "sanctuary harm."..
  53. ncbi request reprint Research participants and questions about sexual trauma
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1757-8. 2005
  54. ncbi request reprint Remote psychotherapy for terminally ill cancer patients
    Jeffrey S Cluver
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 11:157-9. 2005
    ..The study suggests that there may be a role for the delivery of psychotherapy using low-bandwidth videophones...
  55. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder in Veterans Affairs primary care clinics
    Kathryn M Magruder
    Mental Health Service, Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 109 Bee Street, Charleston, SC 29401 5799, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 27:169-79. 2005
    ..0% vs. 17.8%). Although PTSD(+) patients had more medical record diagnoses than PTSD-negative [PTSD(-)] patients (6.28 vs. 4.95), their use of primary care, urgent care and inpatient care was not different from PTSD(-) patients...
  56. ncbi request reprint Service utilization among compensation-seeking veterans
    Anouk L Grubaugh
    Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    Psychiatr Q 75:333-41. 2004
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint Enhancing patient satisfaction and increasing treatment compliance: patient education as a fundamental component of PTSD treatment
    Matt J Gray
    Department of Psychology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071 3415, USA
    Psychiatr Q 75:321-32. 2004
    ..Participants reported very high satisfaction with services, increased awareness of PTSD treatment options, greater optimism and symptom improvement and enhanced motivation to continue with treatment as a result of attending the group...
  58. ncbi request reprint PTSD symptoms, demographic characteristics, and functional status among veterans treated in VA primary care clinics
    Kathryn M Magruder
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Charleston, South Carolina 29401 5799, USA
    J Trauma Stress 17:293-301. 2004
    ..These findings have implications for screening and service delivery in VA primary care clinics, and support the more general finding in the literature that PTSD is associated with impaired functioning...
  59. ncbi request reprint Multicomponent behavioral treatment for chronic combat-related posttraumatic stress disorder: trauma management therapy
    Samuel M Turner
    Maryland Center for Anxiety Disorders, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 4411, USA
    Behav Modif 29:39-69. 2005
    ..The appendix includes a detailed description of how to implement the social and emotional skills training components on a session-by-session basis; the full TMT treatment manual is available on request...
  60. ncbi request reprint Mental health service use among American Red Cross disaster workers responding to the September 11, 2001 U.S. terrorist attacks
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, 414 East Clark Street SDU 114, Vermillion, SD 57069 2390, USA
    Psychiatry Res 143:29-34. 2006
    ..Findings support other recent research on MH service use after the September 11 attacks...
  61. ncbi request reprint An update on the South Carolina trauma initiative
    Karen J Cusack
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 725 Airport Rd, CB 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:708-10. 2007
    ..In the brief report presented here, the authors describe the past seven years in terms of obstacles encountered, progress, and future directions of this initiative in the hope of providing information and guidance to other state systems...
  62. ncbi request reprint Anhedonia and emotional numbing in combat veterans with PTSD
    Todd B Kashdan
    Department of Psychology, MS 3F5, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:457-67. 2006
    ..Results were consistent with research on the distinction of appetitive and aversive functioning, providing insight into the nature of PTSD...

Research Grants10

  1. Mentoring/Career Development in PTSD Services Research
    B Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This expertise will better enable him to mentor junior researchers in conducting patient-oriented mental health services research in the future. ..
  2. Telepsychiatry Service Delivery to Trauma Victims
    B Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  3. MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE DELIVERY TO TRAUMA VICTIMS
    B Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  4. Trauma Within the Psychiatric Setting
    B Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Measures will be designed to assess sanctuary trauma and harm, general trauma exposure, PTSD symptoms, and psychiatric diagnoses. The obtained data will be analyzed via quantitative and qualitative methods. ..
  5. Disability Benefits and Service Use
    B Frueh; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This proposal is responsive to Health People 2010 and the Bridging Science and Service report recommendation regarding rehabilitation and interventions (recommendation #9). ..