Kenneth Holroyd

Summary

Affiliation: Ohio University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Management of chronic tension-type headache with tricyclic antidepressant medication, stress management therapy, and their combination: a randomized controlled trial
    K A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA
    JAMA 285:2208-15. 2001
  2. pmc Moderation and mediation in the psychological and drug treatment of chronic tension-type headache: the role of disorder severity and psychiatric comorbidity
    Kenneth A Holroyd
    Psychology Department, Ohio University, 200 Porter Hall, Athens, OH 45701 2979, USA
    Pain 143:213-22. 2009
  3. pmc Impaired functioning and quality of life in severe migraine: the role of catastrophizing and associated symptoms
    K A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA
    Cephalalgia 27:1156-65. 2007
  4. pmc Blindness and bias in a trial of antidepressant medication for chronic tension-type headache
    K A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, 45701, USA
    Cephalalgia 26:973-82. 2006
  5. pmc Effect of preventive (beta blocker) treatment, behavioural migraine management, or their combination on outcomes of optimised acute treatment in frequent migraine: randomised controlled trial
    Kenneth A Holroyd
    Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    BMJ 341:c4871. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and psychologic aspects of the pathophysiology and management of tension-type headache
    Kenneth A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, 200 Porter Hall, Athens, OH 45701 2979, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 6:401-7. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Learning from our treatment failures
    K A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701 2979, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 26:319-23. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment and psychological management of recurrent headache disorders
    Kenneth A Holroyd
    Psychology Department, Ohio University, Athens 45701, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:656-77. 2002
  9. pmc Do psychiatric comorbidities influence headache treatment outcomes? Results of a naturalistic longitudinal treatment study
    Bernadette Davantes Heckman
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, 200 Porter Hall, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Pain 146:56-64. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Dynamics of changes in self-efficacy and locus of control expectancies in the behavioral and drug treatment of severe migraine
    Elizabeth K Seng
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, 200 Porter Hall, Athens, OH 45701 2979, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:235-47. 2010

Research Grants

  1. DRUG AND NONDRUG TREATMENT OF CHRONIC TENSION HEADACHE
    Kenneth Holroyd; Fiscal Year: 1999
  2. DRUG AND NON-DRUG TREATMENT OF SEVERE MIGRAINES
    Kenneth Holroyd; Fiscal Year: 2004

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Publications25

  1. pmc Management of chronic tension-type headache with tricyclic antidepressant medication, stress management therapy, and their combination: a randomized controlled trial
    K A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA
    JAMA 285:2208-15. 2001
    ..Behavioral and pharmacological therapies each appear modestly effective, but data are lacking on their separate and combined effects...
  2. pmc Moderation and mediation in the psychological and drug treatment of chronic tension-type headache: the role of disorder severity and psychiatric comorbidity
    Kenneth A Holroyd
    Psychology Department, Ohio University, 200 Porter Hall, Athens, OH 45701 2979, USA
    Pain 143:213-22. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Impaired functioning and quality of life in severe migraine: the role of catastrophizing and associated symptoms
    K A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA
    Cephalalgia 27:1156-65. 2007
    ..Severity of associated symptoms also emerged as an important contributor to Fn/QoL...
  4. pmc Blindness and bias in a trial of antidepressant medication for chronic tension-type headache
    K A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, 45701, USA
    Cephalalgia 26:973-82. 2006
    ..However, penetration of the blind did not produce a prodrug bias as has been asserted by critics. Better methods of assessing and quantifying blindness are needed...
  5. pmc Effect of preventive (beta blocker) treatment, behavioural migraine management, or their combination on outcomes of optimised acute treatment in frequent migraine: randomised controlled trial
    Kenneth A Holroyd
    Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    BMJ 341:c4871. 2010
    ..To determine if the addition of preventive drug treatment (β blocker), brief behavioural migraine management, or their combination improves the outcome of optimised acute treatment in the management of frequent migraine...
  6. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and psychologic aspects of the pathophysiology and management of tension-type headache
    Kenneth A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, 200 Porter Hall, Athens, OH 45701 2979, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 6:401-7. 2002
    ..The combination of behavioral and preventive drug therapies may improve outcomes for patients with chronic tension-type headache...
  7. ncbi request reprint Learning from our treatment failures
    K A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701 2979, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 26:319-23. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment and psychological management of recurrent headache disorders
    Kenneth A Holroyd
    Psychology Department, Ohio University, Athens 45701, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:656-77. 2002
    ..Opportunities for the integration of biological, medical, and psychological science are highlighted...
  9. pmc Do psychiatric comorbidities influence headache treatment outcomes? Results of a naturalistic longitudinal treatment study
    Bernadette Davantes Heckman
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, 200 Porter Hall, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Pain 146:56-64. 2009
    ..Contrary to clinical wisdom, patients with psychiatric disorders respond very favorably to contemporary headache treatments administered in headache specialty treatment centers...
  10. doi request reprint Dynamics of changes in self-efficacy and locus of control expectancies in the behavioral and drug treatment of severe migraine
    Elizabeth K Seng
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, 200 Porter Hall, Athens, OH 45701 2979, USA
    Ann Behav Med 40:235-47. 2010
    ..Modification of expectancies (headache self-efficacy and headache locus of control) is thought to be central to the success of psychological treatments for migraine...
  11. pmc Treating chronic tension-type headache not responding to amitriptyline hydrochloride with paroxetine hydrochloride: a pilot evaluation
    Kenneth A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Headache 43:999-1004. 2003
    ..In some individuals, chronic tension-type headache fails to respond to tricyclic antidepressant medications that often serve as first-line therapy...
  12. doi request reprint Telephone-delivered, interpersonal psychotherapy for HIV-infected rural persons with depression: a pilot trial
    Dana Ransom
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:871-7. 2008
    ..This pilot study tested whether brief interpersonal psychotherapy delivered via telephone could reduce psychiatric distress among persons living with HIV-AIDS in rural areas in the United States...
  13. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in clinical trials of drug and behavior therapies
    Kenneth A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens 45701 2979, USA
    Headache 45:487-92. 2005
    ..Issues in the selection of appropriate control groups are also discussed...
  14. pmc Factors associated with migraine-related quality of life and disability in adolescents: a preliminary investigation
    Gregg A Tkachuk
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA
    Headache 43:950-5. 2003
    ..Subjects.-The 37 participants were 51.4% female, and averaged 14.3 years of age and 4.1 migraines per month for the previous 36 months...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tension-type headache and psychiatric comorbidity
    Bernadette Davantes Heckman
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Curr Pain Headache Rep 10:439-47. 2006
    ....
  16. pmc Perceptions and needs of patients with migraine: a focus group study
    Constance K Cottrell
    Headache Treatment and Research Project, esterville, OH, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:142-7. 2002
    ..This study's purpose was to identify the areas that people find most difficult in living with migraines and, in that regard, what kinds of assistance would be most helpful to them and to other people who have migraine headaches...
  17. ncbi request reprint Race differences in adherence to headache treatment appointments in persons with headache disorders
    Bernadette Davantes Heckman
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:247-55. 2008
    ..This research characterized patterns and predictors of adherence to headache treatment appointments in patients presenting at headache specialty treatment clinics throughout Ohio...
  18. ncbi request reprint Self-management of chronic conditions: the legacy of Sir William Osler
    Thomas L Creer
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Chronic Illn 2:7-14. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint Behavioral approaches to the treatment of migraine
    Kenneth A Holroyd
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, 225 Porter Hall, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Semin Neurol 26:199-207. 2006
    ..Finally, the role of behavioral treatments in migraine treatment guidelines is discussed, and factors that are associated with response to behavioral treatments are reviewed...
  20. pmc Depression increases onset of tension-type headache following laboratory stress
    E Amy Janke
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, 200 Porter Hall, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    Pain 111:230-8. 2004
    ..Depression increased vulnerability to TTH following laboratory stress and was associated with elevated PMT. In individuals with frequent headaches, depression may aggravate existing central sensitization increasing vulnerability to TTHs...
  21. ncbi request reprint A self-management program for adult asthma: part IV, Analysis of context and patient behaviors
    Thomas L Creer
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    J Asthma 42:455-62. 2005
    ..Action taken by patients reflected data processing and decision making on the part of patients in selecting and performing those self-management skills they anticipated would generate the best outcomes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Basic principles and techniques of cognitive-behavioral therapies for comorbid psychiatric symptoms among headache patients
    Gay L Lipchik
    Saint Vincent Health Psychology Services, Erie, PA 16502, USA
    Headache 46:S119-32. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint The influence of placebo awareness on stimulant drug response in a double-blind trial
    Justin M Nash
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Coro Building, One Hoppin Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 161:213-21. 2002
    ..The assertion that these drug administration instructions bias estimates of effectiveness has undergone surprisingly little empirical investigation...
  24. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for trials of behavioral treatments for recurrent headache, first edition: American Headache Society Behavioral Clinical Trials Workgroup
    Donald B Penzien
    Headache 45:S110-32. 2005
    ..Although developed specifically for behavioral therapies, the guidelines may apply to the design of clinical trials evaluating many forms of nonpharmacologic therapies for headache...
  25. ncbi request reprint American Headache Society members' assessment of headache diagnostic criteria
    Justin M Nash
    Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Headache 43:2-13. 2003
    ..We assessed the views of physicians interested in headache as to the diagnosis of the most commonly occurring and currently controversial headaches...

Research Grants12

  1. DRUG AND NONDRUG TREATMENT OF CHRONIC TENSION HEADACHE
    Kenneth Holroyd; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  2. DRUG AND NON-DRUG TREATMENT OF SEVERE MIGRAINES
    Kenneth Holroyd; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....