THOMAS BORKOVEC

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Problems with the use of placebo conditions in psychotherapy research, suggested alternatives, and some strategies for the pursuit of the placebo phenomenon
    T D Borkovec
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Clin Psychol 61:805-18. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint What is the scientific meaning of empirically supported therapy?
    T D Borkovec
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 66:136-42. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint A component analysis of cognitive-behavioral therapy for generalized anxiety disorder and the role of interpersonal problems
    T D Borkovec
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:288-98. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy for generalized anxiety disorder with integrations from interpersonal and experiential therapies
    Thomas D Borkovec
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    CNS Spectr 8:382-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy for generalized anxiety disorder
    T D Borkovec
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:37-42; discussion 43-5. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Compulsive checking behaviors in generalized anxiety disorder
    A J Schut
    The Pennsylvania State University, PA 16802, USA
    J Clin Psychol 57:705-15. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Future directions in the treatment of anxiety disorders: an examination of theory, basic science, public policy, psychotherapy research, clinical training, and practice
    M G Newman
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 3103, USA
    J Clin Psychol 55:1325-45. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Experience and appraisal of worry among high worriers with and without generalized anxiety disorder
    Ayelet Meron Ruscio
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, 429 Bruce V Moore Building, University Park, PA 16802 3104, USA
    Behav Res Ther 42:1469-82. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint A taxometric investigation of the latent structure of worry
    A M Ruscio
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 3104, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 110:413-22. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Screening for generalized anxiety disorder using the Penn State Worry Questionnaire: a receiver operating characteristic analysis
    Evelyn Behar
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, Bruce V Moore Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 34:25-43. 2003

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Problems with the use of placebo conditions in psychotherapy research, suggested alternatives, and some strategies for the pursuit of the placebo phenomenon
    T D Borkovec
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Clin Psychol 61:805-18. 2005
    ..On the other hand, if indeed the placebo effect is a reliable phenomenon, it would be wise to pursue its causal mechanisms, and some research strategies for initiating such pursuit are briefly described...
  2. ncbi request reprint What is the scientific meaning of empirically supported therapy?
    T D Borkovec
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 66:136-42. 1998
    ..Naturalistic research is important for external validity but is valuable only if it uses scientifically valid methods to address basic knowledge questions...
  3. ncbi request reprint A component analysis of cognitive-behavioral therapy for generalized anxiety disorder and the role of interpersonal problems
    T D Borkovec
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:288-98. 2002
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral therapy for generalized anxiety disorder with integrations from interpersonal and experiential therapies
    Thomas D Borkovec
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    CNS Spectr 8:382-9. 2003
    ..CBT with and without this integrated treatment is currently being evaluated in an experimental trial...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychotherapy for generalized anxiety disorder
    T D Borkovec
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 62:37-42; discussion 43-5. 2001
    ..CBT is also associated with low dropout rates, maintained long-term improvements, and the largest within-group and between-group effect sizes relative to all other comparison conditions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Compulsive checking behaviors in generalized anxiety disorder
    A J Schut
    The Pennsylvania State University, PA 16802, USA
    J Clin Psychol 57:705-15. 2001
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Future directions in the treatment of anxiety disorders: an examination of theory, basic science, public policy, psychotherapy research, clinical training, and practice
    M G Newman
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 3103, USA
    J Clin Psychol 55:1325-45. 1999
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Experience and appraisal of worry among high worriers with and without generalized anxiety disorder
    Ayelet Meron Ruscio
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, 429 Bruce V Moore Building, University Park, PA 16802 3104, USA
    Behav Res Ther 42:1469-82. 2004
    ..Results suggest that GAD is associated with unique experiences and appraisals that distinguish it from other forms of severe worry...
  9. ncbi request reprint A taxometric investigation of the latent structure of worry
    A M Ruscio
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 3104, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 110:413-22. 2001
    ..The authors argue that a focus on normal and pathological extremes has constrained the study of worry phenomena and that dimensional conceptualization of worry may significantly enhance understanding of both worry and GAD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Screening for generalized anxiety disorder using the Penn State Worry Questionnaire: a receiver operating characteristic analysis
    Evelyn Behar
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, Bruce V Moore Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 34:25-43. 2003
    ..The overall usefulness of the PSWQ as a screening device is discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of Eye Movement Desensitization in the treatment of cognitive intrusions related to a past stressful event
    Richard A Lytle
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA 16803, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 16:273-88. 2002
    ..Rapid saccadic eye movements were therefore unrelated to immediate treatment effects for this sub-clinical sample, and non-directive treatment largely yielded eventual outcomes equivalent to the two desensitization conditions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Emotional response at the time of a potentially traumatizing event and PTSD symptomatology: a preliminary retrospective analysis of the DSM-IV Criterion A-2
    L Roemer
    Department of Psychology, University of Massachusetts at Boston 02125, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 29:123-30. 1998
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  13. ncbi request reprint Interpersonal process and outcome in variants of cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy
    Kenneth L Critchfield
    University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    J Clin Psychol 63:31-51. 2007
    ..Findings are discussed in light of differences observed between treatment variants and the role that manuals may have in standardizing some aspects of the therapeutic relationship...
  14. ncbi request reprint A test of the role of metaworry in the prediction of worry severity in an elderly sample
    Roberto Nuevo
    Facultad de Psicologia, Ciudad Universitaria de Cantoblanco, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Aula 5, Madrid 28049, Spain
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 35:209-18. 2004
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  15. ncbi request reprint Validity of the inventory of interpersonal problems for predicting treatment outcome: an investigation with the Pennsylvania Practice Research Network
    Mark A Ruiz
    Louis de le Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa 33612 3807, USA
    J Pers Assess 83:213-22. 2004
    ..We discuss the results in relation to the external validity of the IIP...

Research Grants5

  1. COGNITIVE AND INTERPERSONAL THERAPY FOR GENERAL ANXIETY
    THOMAS BORKOVEC; Fiscal Year: 2002
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