Affiliation: New Jersey
- A program for managing weight gain associated with atypical antipsychoticsBetty Vreeland
Department of Psychiatry Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and University Behavioral Health Care, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, 08855, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1155-7. 2003..These data suggest that the intervention was effective in this group of patients. Professionals treating persons who are taking atypical antipsychotics should encourage them to engage in weight control activities...
- Efficacy of the team solutions program for educating patients about illness management and treatmentBetty Vreeland
University Behavioral HealthCare UBHC and Robert Wood Johnson Medical School of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey UMDNJ, Piscataway, New Jersey 08855, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:822-8. 2006..Team Solutions was chosen for study because it is available over the Internet and other venues at no cost and is used by mental health agencies across the United States and Canada...
- Bridging the gap between mental and physical health: a multidisciplinary approachBetty Vreeland
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and University Behavioral HealthCare, Piscataway, N J, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 68:26-33. 2007....
- Treatment decisions in major mental illness: weighing the outcomesBetty Vreeland
University Behavioral HealthCare, School of Nursing, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 68:5-11. 2007..Furthermore, monitoring and treatment guidelines are underutilized in people with SMI; increased use of these guidelines could help to detect and possibly prevent some cardiometabolic problems...
- Managing atypical antipsychotic-associated weight gain: 12-month data on a multimodal weight control programMatthew Menza
Department of Psychiatry, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, D207A, 671 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 65:471-7. 2004....
- Concordance between measured and self-perceived weight status of persons with serious mental illnessShula Minsky
University Behavioral HealthCare, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 151 Centennial Ave, Suite 1500, Piscataway, NJ 08855, USA
Psychiatr Serv 64:91-3. 2013..This study investigated concordance between self-perceived and measured weight status for persons with serious mental illness...
- A focus on overall wellness: new hope for the seriously ill. Pharmaceutical-academic partnership moves well beyond symptom reductionChristopher Kosseff
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey University Behavioral HealthCare UMDNJ UBHC, USA
Behav Healthc Tomorrow 12:22-6. 2003
- Monitoring and managing weight gain in the mentally illRohan Ganguli
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
J Clin Psychiatry 68:e14. 2007
- Schizophrenia, obesity, and antipsychotic medications: what can we do?Leslie Citrome
New York University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, and the Nathan S Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research, Orangeburg, NY 10962, USA
Postgrad Med 120:18-33. 2008..At the very least, a "small-steps approach" to managing weight should be offered to all patients who are overweight or obese...