Michael K Suvak

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Multilevel regression analyses to investigate the relationship between two variables over time: examining the longitudinal association between intrusion and avoidance
    Michael K Suvak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:622-31. 2009
  2. pmc Emotional granularity and borderline personality disorder
    Michael K Suvak
    VA National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 120:414-26. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Concordance between physiological arousal and subjective distress among Vietnam combat veterans undergoing challenge testing for PTSD
    Brian P Marx
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:416-25. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of intimate partner violence revictimization: the relative impact of distinct PTSD symptoms, dissociation, and coping strategies
    Katherine M Iverson
    Women s Health Sciences Division of the National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 26:102-10. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Advocacy through science: Reply to comments on Resick et al. (2012)
    Patricia A Resick
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:260-3. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Emotional processing in borderline personality disorder
    Michael K Suvak
    National Center for PTSD, VABoston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Personal Disord 3:273-82. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Dimensions of functional social support and depressive symptoms: a longitudinal investigation of women seeking help for intimate partner violence
    Michael K Suvak
    Department of Psychology, Suffolk University, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 81:455-66. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder reduces suicidal ideation
    Jaimie L Gradus
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
    Depress Anxiety 30:1046-53. 2013
  9. pmc Long-term outcomes of cognitive-behavioral treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder among female rape survivors
    Patricia A Resick
    National Center for PTSD VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 01230, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:201-10. 2012
  10. pmc Intimate partner violence exposure predicts PTSD treatment engagement and outcome in cognitive processing therapy
    Katherine M Iverson
    Women s Health Sciences Division of the National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Behav Ther 42:236-48. 2011

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Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Multilevel regression analyses to investigate the relationship between two variables over time: examining the longitudinal association between intrusion and avoidance
    Michael K Suvak
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:622-31. 2009
    ..Results revealed that changes in intrusion were highly correlated with changes in avoidance over the 18-month posttrauma period...
  2. pmc Emotional granularity and borderline personality disorder
    Michael K Suvak
    VA National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 120:414-26. 2011
    ..As hypothesized, participants with BPD emphasized valence more and arousal less than control participants did when using emotion terms to label their emotional reactions. Implications and future research directions are discussed...
  3. doi request reprint Concordance between physiological arousal and subjective distress among Vietnam combat veterans undergoing challenge testing for PTSD
    Brian P Marx
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:416-25. 2012
    ..The results of these analyses suggest that patients' reports of distress during exposure-based treatments might serve as approximate measures of actual physiological arousal...
  4. ncbi request reprint Predictors of intimate partner violence revictimization: the relative impact of distinct PTSD symptoms, dissociation, and coping strategies
    Katherine M Iverson
    Women s Health Sciences Division of the National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 26:102-10. 2013
    ..30 decrease in the likelihood of Time 2 physical IPV with one SD increase in engagement coping). The current findings suggest that coping strategies are important and potentially malleable predictors of physical IPV revictimization...
  5. ncbi request reprint Advocacy through science: Reply to comments on Resick et al. (2012)
    Patricia A Resick
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:260-3. 2012
    ..We suggest that setting high scientific standards for CPTSD research is an optimal way to advance the conceptualization of the construct and the treatment of this population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Emotional processing in borderline personality disorder
    Michael K Suvak
    National Center for PTSD, VABoston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Personal Disord 3:273-82. 2012
    ..The findings underscore the complexities involved in examining emotional dysregulation in BPD in a laboratory setting...
  7. doi request reprint Dimensions of functional social support and depressive symptoms: a longitudinal investigation of women seeking help for intimate partner violence
    Michael K Suvak
    Department of Psychology, Suffolk University, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 81:455-66. 2013
    ..We examined 4 separate dimensions of functional social support (tangible, appraisal, self-esteem, and belonging) as predictors of change in depression over 4.5 years in a sample of women reporting intimate partner violence...
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder reduces suicidal ideation
    Jaimie L Gradus
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
    Depress Anxiety 30:1046-53. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc Long-term outcomes of cognitive-behavioral treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder among female rape survivors
    Patricia A Resick
    National Center for PTSD VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 01230, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:201-10. 2012
    ..Competing hypotheses for positive outcomes (i.e., additional therapy, medication) were examined...
  10. pmc Intimate partner violence exposure predicts PTSD treatment engagement and outcome in cognitive processing therapy
    Katherine M Iverson
    Women s Health Sciences Division of the National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Behav Ther 42:236-48. 2011
    ..Findings highlight the importance of targeting treatment engagement among women who report recent IPV and suggest that women who have experienced frequent IPV respond well to CPT treatment in spite of their IPV experiences...
  11. doi request reprint Changes in posttraumatic stress disorder and depressive symptoms during cognitive processing therapy: evidence for concurrent change
    Gabrielle I Liverant
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Brockton, MA, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:957-67. 2012
    ..This study examined the association between changes in PTSD and depression during the course of cognitive processing therapy (CPT) and its treatment components...
  12. doi request reprint The impact of dissociation on PTSD treatment with cognitive processing therapy
    Patricia A Resick
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Boston Healthcare System Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Depress Anxiety 29:718-30. 2012
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  13. pmc Cognitive-behavioral therapy for PTSD and depression symptoms reduces risk for future intimate partner violence among interpersonal trauma survivors
    Katherine M Iverson
    Women s Health Sciences Division of the National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:193-202. 2011
    ..Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) is effective in reducing PTSD and depression symptoms, yet limited research has investigated the effectiveness of CBT in reducing risk for future IPV among interpersonal trauma survivors...
  14. doi request reprint Longitudinal risk factors for intimate partner violence among men in treatment for alcohol use disorders
    Casey T Taft
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, and Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:924-35. 2010
    ..This study examined static and time-varying risk factors for perpetration of intimate partner violence (IPV) among men in treatment for alcohol use disorders...
  15. ncbi request reprint Predictors of suicidal ideation in a gender-stratified sample of OEF/OIF veterans
    Jaimie L Gradus
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 43:574-88. 2013
    ..These findings enhance the understanding of the mental health profile of OEF/OIF veterans. ..
  16. pmc Examining impelling and disinhibiting factors for intimate partner violence in veterans
    Casey T Taft
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Fam Psychol 26:285-9. 2012
    ..Study findings have potentially important implications for furthering our understanding of the complex etiology of IPV in this population...
  17. doi request reprint Development of a borderline personality disorder-relevant picture stimulus set
    Denise M Sloan
    National Center for PTSD at VA Boston Healthcare System and Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Pers Disord 24:664-75. 2010
    ..Two sets of pictures were generated for future research with BPD participants...
  18. doi request reprint Suicide attempts and suicide among Marines: a decade of follow-up
    Jaimie L Gradus
    VA Boston Healthcare System, National Center for PTSD, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 43:39-49. 2013
    ..This study highlights the importance of screening for stressful and potentially traumatic experiences occurring both before and during military service as part of a comprehensive suicide risk assessment in military samples...
  19. doi request reprint A critical evaluation of the complex PTSD literature: implications for DSM-5
    Patricia A Resick
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Trauma Stress 25:241-51. 2012
    ..Some directions for future research are suggested...
  20. pmc Considering PTSD from the perspective of brain processes: a psychological construction approach
    Michael K Suvak
    Women s Health Sciences Division, VA National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, USA
    J Trauma Stress 24:3-24. 2011
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  21. pmc Parenting satisfaction among fathers with alcoholism
    Laura E Watkins
    National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 S Huntington St 116B 2, Boston, MA, United States
    Addict Behav 34:610-2. 2009
    ..Greater decreases in alcohol consumption were associated with greater improvement in parenting satisfaction...
  22. pmc Preliminary evidence for cognitive mediation during cognitive-behavioral therapy of panic disorder
    Stefan G Hofmann
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:374-9. 2007
    ..Multilevel moderated mediation analyses provided preliminary support for the notion that changes in panic-related cognitions mediate changes in panic severity only in treatments that include CBT...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mediation of changes in anxiety and depression during treatment of social phobia
    David A Moscovitch
    Department of Psychology Boston University, Boston, MA 02215 2002, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:945-52. 2005
    ..Changes in social anxiety fully mediated changes in depression during the course of treatment. The theoretical and clinical implications of these findings for the relationship between anxiety and depression are discussed. reserved)...