Ty S Schepis

Summary

Affiliation: Texas State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Age cohort differences in the nonmedical use of prescription zolpidem: findings from a nationally representative sample
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, Texas 78666 Electronic address
    Addict Behav 39:1311-7. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Nonmedical use of prescription opioids by adolescents: a review of the literature
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, Texas 78666, TX, USA
    Pain Manag 1:53-9. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Dose-related effects for the precipitation of psychopathology by opioid or tranquilizer/sedative nonmedical prescription use: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    J Addict Med 7:39-44. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Non-medical prescription use increases the risk for the onset and recurrence of psychopathology: results from the National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Addiction 106:2146-55. 2011
  5. pmc Exploring age of onset as a causal link between major depression and nonmedical use of prescription medications
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 120:99-104. 2012
  6. pmc Gender differences in adolescent marijuana use and associated psychosocial characteristics
    Ty S Schepis
    Division of Substance Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Addict Med 5:65-73. 2011
  7. pmc A pilot examination of stress-related changes in impulsivity and risk taking as related to smoking status and cessation outcome in adolescents
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:611-5. 2011
  8. pmc The limbic-hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and the development of alcohol use disorders in youth
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:595-605. 2011
  9. pmc A preliminary experimental investigation of peer influence on risk-taking among adolescent smokers and non-smokers
    Eleonora Cavalca
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 129:163-6. 2013
  10. pmc An exploratory randomized controlled trial of a novel high-school-based smoking cessation intervention for adolescent smokers using abstinence-contingent incentives and cognitive behavioral therapy
    Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 132:346-51. 2013

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Age cohort differences in the nonmedical use of prescription zolpidem: findings from a nationally representative sample
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, Texas 78666 Electronic address
    Addict Behav 39:1311-7. 2014
    ..This study aims to investigate the correlates of nonmedical use of zolpidem (NUPZ) across the lifespan and potential age cohort-based differences in NUPZ correlates...
  2. doi request reprint Nonmedical use of prescription opioids by adolescents: a review of the literature
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, Texas 78666, TX, USA
    Pain Manag 1:53-9. 2011
    ..This article aims to aid clinicians by reviewing the literature on adolescent NMUPO and making specific recommendations to limit the scope of adolescent NMUPO. ..
  3. doi request reprint Dose-related effects for the precipitation of psychopathology by opioid or tranquilizer/sedative nonmedical prescription use: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    J Addict Med 7:39-44. 2013
    ..This work further explores this relationship by examining the dose-related effects of past year opioid and pooled tranquilizer/sedative NUPM on incidence and recurrence of psychopathology...
  4. doi request reprint Non-medical prescription use increases the risk for the onset and recurrence of psychopathology: results from the National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Addiction 106:2146-55. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Exploring age of onset as a causal link between major depression and nonmedical use of prescription medications
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 120:99-104. 2012
    ..This investigation attempted to clarify the relationship between MDD and NUPM by examining whether age of MDD onset influenced current and past NUPM and by examining whether age of NUPM onset influenced lifetime or past year MDD...
  6. pmc Gender differences in adolescent marijuana use and associated psychosocial characteristics
    Ty S Schepis
    Division of Substance Abuse, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Addict Med 5:65-73. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc A pilot examination of stress-related changes in impulsivity and risk taking as related to smoking status and cessation outcome in adolescents
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:611-5. 2011
    ..We performed a pilot investigation to examine stress-induced changes in response inhibition, inattention, and risk taking as related to smoking status and posttreatment smoking abstinence...
  8. pmc The limbic-hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis and the development of alcohol use disorders in youth
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychology, Texas State University, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:595-605. 2011
    ..Using the diathesis-stress model as a framework, this review will evaluate the emerging evidence implicating the limbic-hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (LHPA) axis in the development of alcohol use disorder (AUD)...
  9. pmc A preliminary experimental investigation of peer influence on risk-taking among adolescent smokers and non-smokers
    Eleonora Cavalca
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 129:163-6. 2013
    ..Epidemiological evidence suggests that peer influence plays a significant role in a variety of adolescent risk-taking behaviors, including tobacco use. We attempted to establish this relationship in a controlled laboratory setting...
  10. pmc An exploratory randomized controlled trial of a novel high-school-based smoking cessation intervention for adolescent smokers using abstinence-contingent incentives and cognitive behavioral therapy
    Suchitra Krishnan-Sarin
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 132:346-51. 2013
    ....
  11. pmc Pubertal status, sensation-seeking, impulsivity, and substance use in high school-aged boys and girls
    Grace Kong
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    J Addict Med 7:116-21. 2013
    ..To examine how factors such as pubertal status, sensation-seeking, and impulsivity are related to substance use (cigarettes, alcohol, and marijuana) in high school students and examine these associations by gender...
  12. pmc Smoking expectancies, weight concerns, and dietary behaviors in adolescence
    Dana A Cavallo
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e66-72. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation for adolescents: a review of pharmacological and psychosocial treatments
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, Texas 75390 9101, USA
    Curr Drug Abuse Rev 1:142-55. 2008
    ..With the current state of the literature as a guide, future directions for research into smoking cessation for adolescents will be proposed...
  14. pmc Nicotine dependence severity as a cross-sectional predictor of alcohol-related problems in a sample of adolescent smokers
    Robert F Leeman
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:521-4. 2010
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  15. pmc Contingency management for smoking cessation: enhancing feasibility through use of immunoassay test strips measuring cotinine
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1495-501. 2008
    ..These results suggest that the use of cotinine as an abstinence indicator, by reducing the number of daily appointments, could significantly enhance the feasibility and utility of CM-based interventions for smoking cessation...
  16. pmc Characterizing adolescent prescription misusers: a population-based study
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Substance Abuse Center, Room S 201, Connecticut Mental Health Center, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:745-54. 2008
    ..The characteristics associated with symptoms of abuse and/or dependence related to prescription medication misuse among adolescents were also analyzed...
  17. doi request reprint Impulsivity, neural deficits, and the addictions: the "oops" factor in relapse
    Bryon Adinoff
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas and VA North Texas Health Care System, Dallas, TX 75390 8564, USA
    J Addict Dis 26:25-39. 2007
    ..Empirical investigations documenting the hypothesized relationship between specific deficits in impulsive behaviors, coupled with their neurobiological correlates, and relapse should be the focus of future studies...
  18. pmc Subjective reactivity to the first cigarette of the day as a predictor of smoking relapse: a preliminary study
    Benjamin A Toll
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 89:302-5. 2007
    ..Moreover, changes in tobacco craving in response to the first cigarette of the day may be a novel predictor of smoking relapse that should be tested in future studies...
  19. pmc Sources of prescriptions for misuse by adolescents: differences in sex, ethnicity, and severity of misuse in a population-based study
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 48:828-36. 2009
    ..Despite this, little work has examined sources for opioids, tranquilizers, and stimulants or evaluated sex or ethnic differences or whether different sources correspond to differences in other risk behaviors...
  20. pmc Neurobiological processes in adolescent addictive disorders
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Addict 17:6-23. 2008
    ..A clearer understanding of adolescent neurobiology is a necessary step in the development of prevention and treatment interventions for adolescent SUD...
  21. pmc The availability and portrayal of stimulants over the Internet
    Ty S Schepis
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06519, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:458-65. 2008
    ..To quantify the online availability and portrayal of amphetamine-class prescription stimulants with a focus on those medications commonly prescribed to and abused by adolescents...