Kevin D Wu

Summary

Affiliation: Northern Illinois University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Inferential confusion, obsessive beliefs, and obsessive-compulsive symptoms: a replication and extension
    Kevin D Wu
    Northern Illinois University, 311 Psychology Computer Science Bldg, Department of Psychology, DeKalb, IL 60115, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 23:746-52. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Relations between perfectionism and obsessive-compulsive symptoms: examination of specificity among the dimensions
    Kevin D Wu
    311 Psychology Computer Science Bldg, Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 23:393-400. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Eating disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorder: A dimensional approach to purported relations
    Kevin D Wu
    311 Psychology Computer Science Building, Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1412-20. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Specificity and structure of obsessive-compulsive disorder symptoms
    Kevin D Wu
    Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois 60115, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:641-52. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Further investigation of the Obsessive Beliefs Questionnaire: factor structure and specificity of relations with OCD symptoms
    Kevin D Wu
    311 Psychology Computer Science Bldg, Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:824-36. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint A self-report version of the Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale Symptom Checklist: psychometric properties of factor-based scales in three samples
    Kevin D Wu
    University of Iowa, IA, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 21:644-61. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Relations between Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and personality: beyond Axis I-Axis II comorbidity
    Kevin D Wu
    University of Iowa, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 20:695-717. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Symptoms of specific and generalized social phobia: an examination of discriminant validity and structural relations with mood and anxiety symptoms
    Shawn A Carter
    Northern Illinois University, IL, USA
    Behav Ther 41:254-65. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Relations among symptoms of social phobia subtypes, avoidant personality disorder, panic, and depression
    Shawn A Carter
    Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    Behav Ther 41:2-13. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Hoarding and its relation to obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Kevin D Wu
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, E11 Seashore Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242 1407, USA
    Behav Res Ther 43:897-921. 2005

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Inferential confusion, obsessive beliefs, and obsessive-compulsive symptoms: a replication and extension
    Kevin D Wu
    Northern Illinois University, 311 Psychology Computer Science Bldg, Department of Psychology, DeKalb, IL 60115, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 23:746-52. 2009
    ..Thus, both inference-based and cognitive appraisal models appear useful for understanding OCD...
  2. doi request reprint Relations between perfectionism and obsessive-compulsive symptoms: examination of specificity among the dimensions
    Kevin D Wu
    311 Psychology Computer Science Bldg, Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 23:393-400. 2009
    ..Possible reasons for both convergence and discrepancy with previous research are discussed...
  3. doi request reprint Eating disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorder: A dimensional approach to purported relations
    Kevin D Wu
    311 Psychology Computer Science Building, Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1412-20. 2008
    ..Overall, symptoms of ED and OCD did not show unique relations at the level of core dimensions of each construct. A possible link between bulimia and compulsive washing is worth further study...
  4. ncbi request reprint Specificity and structure of obsessive-compulsive disorder symptoms
    Kevin D Wu
    Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois 60115, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:641-52. 2008
    ..We discuss the importance of understanding relations among OCD measures, between OCD and other symptoms, and implications of this type of analysis for defining OCD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Further investigation of the Obsessive Beliefs Questionnaire: factor structure and specificity of relations with OCD symptoms
    Kevin D Wu
    311 Psychology Computer Science Bldg, Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:824-36. 2008
    ..Only modest specificity was found within relations between OBQ scales and particular OCD scales, such as those involving beliefs about Perfectionism/Certainty and OCD rituals pertaining to symmetry, ordering, arranging, and grooming...
  6. ncbi request reprint A self-report version of the Yale-Brown Obsessive-Compulsive Scale Symptom Checklist: psychometric properties of factor-based scales in three samples
    Kevin D Wu
    University of Iowa, IA, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 21:644-61. 2007
    ..We provide recommendations for improving subsequent self-report versions but caution users not to over-extend its intended use...
  7. ncbi request reprint Relations between Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and personality: beyond Axis I-Axis II comorbidity
    Kevin D Wu
    University of Iowa, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 20:695-717. 2006
    ..Overall, OCD patients showed a more specific pattern of personality pathology than did general outpatients, who were elevated more generally across personality disorders and negative affectivity scales...
  8. doi request reprint Symptoms of specific and generalized social phobia: an examination of discriminant validity and structural relations with mood and anxiety symptoms
    Shawn A Carter
    Northern Illinois University, IL, USA
    Behav Ther 41:254-65. 2010
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  9. doi request reprint Relations among symptoms of social phobia subtypes, avoidant personality disorder, panic, and depression
    Shawn A Carter
    Department of Psychology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
    Behav Ther 41:2-13. 2010
    ..These findings also inform current research aimed at classifying mood and anxiety disorders more broadly by identifying that the different factors of fear versus distress appear to underlie different subtypes of social phobia...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hoarding and its relation to obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Kevin D Wu
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, E11 Seashore Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242 1407, USA
    Behav Res Ther 43:897-921. 2005
    ..These results do not support a specific OCD-hoarding relation but rather call into question the trend of considering it a specific symptom of OCD...
  11. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of the Schedule of Compulsions, Obsessions, and Pathological Impulses (SCOPI)
    David Watson
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1407, USA
    Assessment 12:50-65. 2005
    ..The two remaining scales-Hoarding and Pathological Impulses-appear to tap different (but related) constructs...
  12. doi request reprint Is worry a thought control strategy relevant to obsessive-compulsive disorder?
    Thomas A Fergus
    Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 24:269-74. 2010
    ..These results provide support for conceptualizing worry as an OCD-relevant thought control strategy, which has both conceptual and therapeutic implications...
  13. ncbi request reprint Further investigation of the obsessive-compulsive inventory: psychometric analysis in two non-clinical samples
    Kevin D Wu
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1407, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 17:305-19. 2003
    ..Based on these analyses, we offer suggestions for revising the original subscales into these five empirically derived subscales that closely resemble structures proposed in the current OCD literature...
  14. ncbi request reprint Symptom subtypes of obsessive-compulsive disorder and their relation to dissociation
    David Watson
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, E11 Seashore Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242 1407, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 18:435-58. 2004
    ..Taken together, our results (a) establish a strong link between dissociation and OCD, and (b) illustrate the importance of analyzing different types of OCD symptoms separately...
  15. pmc Social isolation in prairie voles induces behaviors relevant to negative affect: toward the development of a rodent model focused on co-occurring depression and anxiety
    Angela J Grippo
    Department of Psychiatry and Brain Body Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:E17-26. 2008
    ..These results may provide a foundation for creating a rodent model to examine the mechanisms underlying comorbid mood and anxiety disorders...