Joshua Smyth

Summary

Affiliation: Syracuse University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Beyond self-selection in video game play: an experimental examination of the consequences of massively multiplayer online role-playing game play
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York 13244 2340, USA
    Cyberpsychol Behav 10:717-21. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Expressive writing and post-traumatic stress disorder: effects on trauma symptoms, mood states, and cortisol reactivity
    Joshua M Smyth
    Syracuse University, Sycrause, New York 13244 2340, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 13:85-93. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Development and preliminary results of a self-administered intervention for individuals with fibromyalgia syndrome: a multiple case control report
    Joshua Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    Explore (NY) 2:426-31. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Exploring the boundary conditions of expressive writing: In search of the right recipe
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, New York 13244 2340, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 13:1-7. 2008
  5. pmc Reported exposure and emotional reactivity to daily stressors: the roles of adult age and global perceived stress
    Robert S Stawski
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 23:52-61. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint The influence of reported trauma and adverse events on eating disturbance in young adults
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York 13244 2340, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:195-202. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Daily and momentary mood and stress are associated with binge eating and vomiting in bulimia nervosa patients in the natural environment
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 2340, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:629-38. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence, type, disclosure, and severity of adverse life events in college students
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    J Am Coll Health 57:69-76. 2008
  9. pmc Ecological momentary assessment of affect, stress, and binge-purge behaviors: day of week and time of day effects in the natural environment
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:429-36. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Recent evidence supports emotion-regulation interventions for improving health in at-risk and clinical populations
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York 13244, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 22:205-10. 2009

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Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Beyond self-selection in video game play: an experimental examination of the consequences of massively multiplayer online role-playing game play
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York 13244 2340, USA
    Cyberpsychol Behav 10:717-21. 2007
    ..MMORPGs represent a different gaming experience with different consequences than other types of video games and appear to pose both unique risks and benefits from their use...
  2. doi request reprint Expressive writing and post-traumatic stress disorder: effects on trauma symptoms, mood states, and cortisol reactivity
    Joshua M Smyth
    Syracuse University, Sycrause, New York 13244 2340, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 13:85-93. 2008
    ..This study investigates the boundary conditions (feasibility, safety, and efficacy) of an expressive writing intervention for individuals with post-traumatic stress disorder [PTSD]...
  3. ncbi request reprint Development and preliminary results of a self-administered intervention for individuals with fibromyalgia syndrome: a multiple case control report
    Joshua Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    Explore (NY) 2:426-31. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Exploring the boundary conditions of expressive writing: In search of the right recipe
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, New York 13244 2340, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 13:1-7. 2008
  5. pmc Reported exposure and emotional reactivity to daily stressors: the roles of adult age and global perceived stress
    Robert S Stawski
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Psychol Aging 23:52-61. 2008
    ..Furthermore, across days on which daily stressors were reported, intraindividual variability in the number and severity of stressors reported was associated with increased negative affect, but only among younger adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint The influence of reported trauma and adverse events on eating disturbance in young adults
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York 13244 2340, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:195-202. 2008
    ..This study examined whether reported history of adverse life events predicted eating disturbance upon college entry and prospective changes over the first semester of college...
  7. ncbi request reprint Daily and momentary mood and stress are associated with binge eating and vomiting in bulimia nervosa patients in the natural environment
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 2340, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:629-38. 2007
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  8. doi request reprint Prevalence, type, disclosure, and severity of adverse life events in college students
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    J Am Coll Health 57:69-76. 2008
    ..Some information on the prevalence of adverse life experiences is available for the general population and college students, but the extent, nature, and severity of these events is unclear...
  9. pmc Ecological momentary assessment of affect, stress, and binge-purge behaviors: day of week and time of day effects in the natural environment
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:429-36. 2009
    ..The present study examined ecological momentary assessments of binge/vomit behavior, mood, and type and severity of stressors in a sample of 133 women with bulimia nervosa...
  10. ncbi request reprint Recent evidence supports emotion-regulation interventions for improving health in at-risk and clinical populations
    Joshua M Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York 13244, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 22:205-10. 2009
    ..We focus this brief review on effective psychosocial interventions that emphasize and teach skills to improve emotion regulation in the context of health-related outcomes...
  11. doi request reprint Measuring post-concussion symptoms in adolescents: feasibility of ecological momentary assessment
    Lawrence Lewandowski
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 24:791-6. 2009
    ..Students with concussion showed generally higher symptom ratings across physical, cognitive, and affective domains, and temporal and diurnal patterns for symptoms emerged. Implications for future research and patient care are discussed...
  12. pmc Stress-related cognitive interference predicts cognitive function in old age
    Robert S Stawski
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, NY 13244, USA
    Psychol Aging 21:535-44. 2006
    ..The results suggest that cognitive process related to stress is an important predictor of cognitive function in advanced age...
  13. pmc How do you feel? Self-esteem predicts affect, stress, social interaction, and symptom severity during daily life in patients with chronic illness
    Vanessa Juth
    Syracuse University, USA
    J Health Psychol 13:884-94. 2008
    ..Naturalistic exploration of mechanisms relating self-esteem to physiological and/or psychological components in illness may clarify causal relationships and inform theoretical models of self-care, well-being, and disease management...
  14. ncbi request reprint Immigrant suicide rates as a function of ethnophaulisms: hate speech predicts death
    Brian Mullen
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
    Psychosom Med 66:343-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether suicide rates among ethnic immigrant groups were predicted by the ethnophaulisms, or the hate speech, used to refer to those ethnic immigrant groups...
  15. pmc Intraindividual coupling of daily stress and cognition
    Martin J Sliwinski
    Department of Psychology and Center for Health and Behavior, Syracuse University, NY 13244, USA
    Psychol Aging 21:545-57. 2006
    ..These results are consistent with theories that postulate that stress-related cognitive interference competes for attentional resources...
  16. ncbi request reprint Focused expressive writing as self-help for stress and trauma
    Joshua Smyth
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 2340, USA
    J Clin Psychol 59:227-35. 2003
    ..In particular, FEW may be an effective means to reach populations unwilling or unable to engage in psychotherapy. A case illustration of FEW is presented. Evidence and future directions for FEW as self-help are reviewed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Direct and retrospective assessment of factors contributing to compulsive buying
    Raymond G Miltenberger
    Department of Psychology, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 34:1-9. 2003
    ..These findings were consistent across the interview and self-monitoring assessment methods. The implications for assessment and treatment are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Asthma Quality of Life Questionnaire with momentary assessments of symptoms and functional limitations in patient daily life
    Robin S Everhart
    Center for Health and Behavior, Syracuse University, 402 Huntington Hall, Syracuse, NY 13244 2340, USA
    Respir Care 55:427-32. 2010
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  19. ncbi request reprint A naturalistic study of ambulatory asthma severity and reported avoidant coping styles
    Deborah Nazarian
    Center for Health and Behavior, Department of Psychology, Huntington Hall, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 2340, USA
    Chronic Illn 2:51-8. 2006
    ..To examine how the use of dispositional avoidant coping traits prospectively predicts ambulatory asthma severity in daily life...
  20. pmc Ecological momentary interventions: incorporating mobile technology into psychosocial and health behaviour treatments
    Kristin E Heron
    Syracuse University, New York, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 15:1-39. 2010
    ..e. in real time) and in natural settings (i.e. real world). The goal of the present review is to synthesize and critique mobile technology-based EMI aimed at improving health behaviours and psychological and physical symptoms...
  21. ncbi request reprint Do healthy people worry? Modern health worries, subjective health complaints, perceived health, and health care utilization
    Kelly B Filipkowski
    Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, USA
    Int J Behav Med 17:182-8. 2010
    ..Modern health worries (MHW) are concerns related to modern or technological features of daily life (e.g., air pollution, x-rays, food additives, etc.), and have been associated with subjective health complaints (SHC) and health care use...
  22. ncbi request reprint The feasibility and effectiveness of an expressive writing intervention for rheumatoid arthritis via home-based videotaped instructions
    Joan E Broderick
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science, Stony Brook University, NY, USA
    Ann Behav Med 27:50-9. 2004
    ..Expressive emotional writing has demonstrated efficacy for improving health status in a wide variety of healthy persons and recently in patients with chronic disease...
  23. ncbi request reprint The use of Ecological Momentary Assessment approaches in the study of sexually abused children
    Heather Simonich
    Neuropsychiatric Research Institute, 700 1st Avenue South, Fargo, ND 58103, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 28:803-9. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Partner communication skills and condom use among college couples
    Heather E Tulloch
    Centre for Psychological Services, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Coll Health 52:263-7. 2004
    ..This pattern of findings is considered in terms of how the development of sexual partnership in this cohort affects the interplay of motivation and skills for condom use...