J L Abelson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Brief cognitive intervention can modulate neuroendocrine stress responses to the Trier Social Stress Test: buffering effects of a compassionate goal orientation
    James L Abelson
    University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, United States Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 44:60-70. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Deep brain stimulation for refractory obsessive-compulsive disorder
    James L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:510-6. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Cognitive modulation of the endocrine stress response to a pharmacological challenge in normal and panic disorder subjects
    James L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health Research Institute, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0118, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:668-75. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint HPA axis activity in patients with panic disorder: review and synthesis of four studies
    James L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry and Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0118, USA
    Depress Anxiety 24:66-76. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Respiratory irregularity and stress hormones in panic disorder: exploring potential linkages
    James L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, Drive, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:885-7. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic-pituitary adrenal response to cholecystokinin-B receptor agonism is resistant to cortisol feedback inhibition
    J L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry, Anxiety Disorders Program, Mental Health Research Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 28:169-80. 2003
  7. pmc Effects of perceived control and cognitive coping on endocrine stress responses to pharmacological activation
    James L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 64:701-7. 2008
  8. pmc Cognitive modulation of endocrine responses to CRH stimulation in healthy subjects
    James L Abelson
    University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:451-9. 2010
  9. pmc Acute HPA axis response to naltrexone differs in female vs. male smokers
    Daniel J O Roche
    Committee on Neurobiology, University of Chicago, 947 E 58th St, Chicago, IL 60637, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:596-606. 2010
  10. doi request reprint HPA axis, respiration and the airways in stress--a review in search of intersections
    James L Abelson
    Stress and Anxiety Research Group, Department of Psychiatry Trauma, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Biol Psychol 84:57-65. 2010

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. pmc Brief cognitive intervention can modulate neuroendocrine stress responses to the Trier Social Stress Test: buffering effects of a compassionate goal orientation
    James L Abelson
    University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, United States Electronic address
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 44:60-70. 2014
    ..Here, we tested the hypotheses that interventions to increase control, coping, or compassionate (versus competitive) goals could reduce HPA-axis response to social evaluative threat...
  2. ncbi request reprint Deep brain stimulation for refractory obsessive-compulsive disorder
    James L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:510-6. 2005
    ..Nondestructive, electrical stimulation (deep brain stimulation; DBS) has proven an effective alternative to ablative surgery for neurological indications, suggesting potential utility in place of capsulotomy for OCD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cognitive modulation of the endocrine stress response to a pharmacological challenge in normal and panic disorder subjects
    James L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health Research Institute, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0118, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:668-75. 2005
    ..Scientific study of how such factors moderate human HPA axis activity has been limited. Their relevance to HPA axis disturbances in psychiatric patients is largely unexplored...
  4. ncbi request reprint HPA axis activity in patients with panic disorder: review and synthesis of four studies
    James L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry and Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0118, USA
    Depress Anxiety 24:66-76. 2007
    ..Most of the published panic/HPA literature is consistent with the hypothesis that HPA axis dysregulation in panic is due to hypersensitivity to contextual cues. This hypothesis requires experimental testing...
  5. ncbi request reprint Respiratory irregularity and stress hormones in panic disorder: exploring potential linkages
    James L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, Drive, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:885-7. 2008
    ..Follow-up work is needed to directly test this hypothesis...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hypothalamic-pituitary adrenal response to cholecystokinin-B receptor agonism is resistant to cortisol feedback inhibition
    J L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry, Anxiety Disorders Program, Mental Health Research Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 28:169-80. 2003
    ....
  7. pmc Effects of perceived control and cognitive coping on endocrine stress responses to pharmacological activation
    James L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 64:701-7. 2008
    ..This study attempted to identify the core factors that modulate HPA axis activity in this model...
  8. pmc Cognitive modulation of endocrine responses to CRH stimulation in healthy subjects
    James L Abelson
    University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience Institute, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:451-9. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Acute HPA axis response to naltrexone differs in female vs. male smokers
    Daniel J O Roche
    Committee on Neurobiology, University of Chicago, 947 E 58th St, Chicago, IL 60637, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:596-606. 2010
    ..Additionally, exploratory analyses compared the combined effects of naltrexone and cigarette smoking on hormonal responsivity between the sexes...
  10. doi request reprint HPA axis, respiration and the airways in stress--a review in search of intersections
    James L Abelson
    Stress and Anxiety Research Group, Department of Psychiatry Trauma, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Biol Psychol 84:57-65. 2010
    ..Given the importance of both systems to an organism's ability to survive and adapt in challenging and changing environments, further study of their interactions is needed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Twenty-four hour growth hormone secretion in patients with panic disorder
    James L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Anxiety and Stress Disorders Program, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0118, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:72-9. 2005
    ..However, basal levels of GH release over a full circadian cycle have not been examined in panic. Reduced basal GH release would suggest an overall hypo-active GH system rather than a specific alpha-adrenergic abnormality...
  12. ncbi request reprint Respiratory psychophysiology and anxiety: cognitive intervention in the doxapram model of panic
    J L Abelson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Psychosom Med 58:302-13. 1996
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  13. ncbi request reprint Dose response of adrenocorticotropin and cortisol to the CCK-B agonist pentagastrin
    J L Abelson
    University of Michigan, Department of Psychiatry, Ann Arbor, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 21:485-94. 1999
    ..Further work is needed to determine the mechanisms and the physiological significance of CCK-mediated modulation of the human neuroendocrine stress axis...
  14. ncbi request reprint Neuroendocrine responses to laboratory panic: cognitive intervention in the doxapram model
    J L Abelson
    University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, Anxiety Disorders Program, Ann Arbor 48109 0840, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 21:375-90. 1996
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  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of comorbid anxiety disorders on the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis response to a social stressor in major depression
    Elizabeth A Young
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health Research Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0720, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 56:113-20. 2004
    ..This study examined the influence of anxiety comorbidity on the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis response to stress in patients with MDD...
  16. ncbi request reprint Medial prefrontal cortex and right insula activity predict plasma ACTH response to trauma recall
    Anthony P King
    Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Neuroimage 47:872-80. 2009
    ..These results support the hypotheses that right insula is involved in psychological activation of the LHPA axis and that rostral mPFC may negatively modulate LHPA axis responses...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of propranolol on symptom and endocrine responses to pentagastrin
    Samir Khan
    Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0118, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 29:1163-71. 2004
    ..They support the hypothesis that the HPA response to pentagastrin is not secondary to the psychological stress of its side effects...
  18. pmc CRH-stimulated cortisol release and food intake in healthy, non-obese adults
    Sophie A George
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, 4250 Plymouth Rd Box 5765, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2700, United States
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:607-12. 2010
    ..Cortisol responses to laboratory stressors predict consumption but it is unclear whether such responses mark a vulnerability to stress-related eating or whether cortisol directly stimulates eating in humans...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of repeat exposure on neuroendocrine and symptom responses to pentagastrin
    Samir Khan
    Trauma, Stress and Anxiety Research Group, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, UH 9D 0118, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 4810 0118, USA
    Psychiatry Res 126:189-95. 2004
    ..Novelty, per se, is not likely the primary mediator of the HPA response. This model may be useful for further study of cognitive-emotional modulators of HPA axis activity...
  20. ncbi request reprint Error-related hyperactivity of the anterior cingulate cortex in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Kate Dimond Fitzgerald
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 48109 0118, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:287-94. 2005
    ..In this functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) study, we sought to further localize error-processing differences within the ACC of OCD patients compared with healthy subjects...
  21. doi request reprint Severity of anxiety and work-related outcomes of patients with anxiety disorders
    Steven R Erickson
    College of Pharmacy, University of Michigan, Michigan 48109 1065, USA
    Depress Anxiety 26:1165-71. 2009
    ..Four validated instruments were used to also allow examination of their psychometric properties, with the goal of improving measurement of work-related quality of life in this population...
  22. ncbi request reprint Anxious and depressive disorders and their comorbidity: effect on central nervous system noradrenergic function
    Oliver G Cameron
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 56:875-83. 2004
    ....
  23. doi request reprint The impact of panic disorder on interoception and dyspnea reports in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Nicholas D Giardino
    Mental Health Service, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Biol Psychol 84:142-6. 2010
    ..Emotional responses to dyspneic sensations may account for higher dyspnea ratings in patients with PD and COPD...
  24. pmc Chronic medication does not affect hyperactive error responses in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Emily R Stern
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48106, USA
    Psychophysiology 47:913-20. 2010
    ..The absence in patients of a relationship between ERN amplitude and anxiety/depression, as was found in controls, suggests that elevated error signals in OCD may be disorder-specific...
  25. doi request reprint Trait anxiety modulates anterior cingulate activation to threat interference
    Heide Klumpp
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, 4250 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Depress Anxiety 28:194-201. 2011
    ..g. anterior cingulate cortex, "ACC") might play a role. In this study, we explored the hypothesis that trait anxiety would be associated with ACC activity in an attentional control task with varying levels of threat interference...
  26. doi request reprint Impact of social anxiety disorder on employment among women receiving welfare benefits
    Richard M Tolman
    University of Michigan School of Social Work, 1080 S University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:61-6. 2009
    ..The hypothesis that social anxiety disorder would predict reduced work attainment was examined...
  27. ncbi request reprint Obsessive-compulsive disorder among African Americans and blacks of Caribbean descent: results from the National Survey of American Life
    Joseph A Himle
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5763, USA
    Depress Anxiety 25:993-1005. 2008
    ..This is the first comprehensive examination of OCD among African Americans and blacks of Caribbean descent...
  28. pmc Naturalistic stress and cortisol response to awakening: adaptation to seafaring
    Jonathan Liberzon
    University of Michigan School of Natural Resources, Department of Psychiatry, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:1023-6. 2008
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Interaction of brain noradrenergic system and the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis in man
    Elizabeth A Young
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 0720, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:807-14. 2005
    ..This relationship is less well characterized in humans and little is known about the influence of psychiatric disorders, which disturb one of these systems, on this relationship...
  30. ncbi request reprint The development of persistent pain and psychological morbidity after motor vehicle collision: integrating the potential role of stress response systems into a biopsychosocial model
    Samuel A McLean
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:783-90. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Videoconferencing-based cognitive-behavioral therapy for obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Joseph A Himle
    The University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, 2101 Commonwealth Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:1821-9. 2006
    ..This pilot study suggests that videoconferencing-based CBT is a promising method to bring appropriate treatment to thousands who live far distances from well-trained therapists...
  32. ncbi request reprint Increased psychiatric morbidity after abdominal aortic surgery: risk factors for stress-related disorders
    Israel Liberzon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Vasc Surg 43:929-34. 2006
    ..These complications are also expected after abdominal aortic surgery, but their incidence and relevant risk factors in this population have not been documented...
  33. ncbi request reprint Paralimbic and medial prefrontal cortical involvement in neuroendocrine responses to traumatic stimuli
    Israel Liberzon
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1250-8. 2007
    ..The authors used [(15)O]H(2)O positron emission tomography (PET) on subjects with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) to study these circuits...
  34. ncbi request reprint Medial frontal cortex activity and loss-related responses to errors
    Stephan F Taylor
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Neurosci 26:4063-70. 2006
    ..The findings support the hypothesis that the rostral extent of the MFC (rACC) processes loss-related responses to errors, and individual differences may account for some of the reported variation of error-related foci in the MFC...
  35. pmc Hyperactive error responses and altered connectivity in ventromedial and frontoinsular cortices in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Emily R Stern
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 69:583-91. 2011
    ..While OCD has been associated with an increased neural response to errors, the influence of motivational factors on this effect remains poorly understood...
  36. ncbi request reprint Defense mechanism changes in successfully treated patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder
    R C Albucher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor 48109 0840, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 155:558-9. 1998
    ..Changes in defense mechanisms after treatment of patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) were measured by using an established rating scale...
  37. ncbi request reprint Persistent respiratory irregularity in patients with panic disorder
    J L Abelson
    Anxiety Disorders Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0840, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 49:588-95. 2001
    ..However, respiratory abnormalities persisted, including a striking irregularity in breathing patterns...
  38. ncbi request reprint The buffering effects of active coping on the relationship between SES and cortisol among African American young adults
    Karen H Schmeelk-Cone
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, USA
    Behav Med 29:85-94. 2003
    ..The authors suggest that coping style may play an adaptive role regarding salivary cortisol measures in young adults when they are students or unemployed. Active coping may help protect against stress among young African American adults...
  39. ncbi request reprint Salivary cortisol response during exposure treatment in driving phobics
    Georg W Alpers
    Stanford University School of Medicine, and VAPA Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:679-87. 2003
    ..We addressed this issue by measuring cortisol in situational phobics during exposure treatment...

Research Grants10

  1. Cognitive Modulation of Human Neuroendocrine Stress Axis
    James Abelson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Existing animal data will be used to identify factors within the cognitive intervention which likely account for its potency and dismantling studies will be done to examine the separable effects of these factors. ..
  2. Effects of comorbid anxiety disorders on the HPA axis profile of depression
    James L Abelson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will also explore if timing of trauma changes the stress hormone response to a public speaking challenge. ..
  3. Psychological Modulation of the Human HPA Stress Axis
    James L Abelson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Ultimately, these efforts will help us better understand the role of stress in disease and develop improved methods for modulating its negative effects. ..
  4. Psychological Modulation of the Human HPA Stress Axis
    James Abelson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Ultimately, these efforts will help us better understand the role of stress in disease and develop improved methods for modulating its negative effects. ..
  5. Psychological Modulation of the Human HPA Stress Axis
    James Abelson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Ultimately, these efforts will help us better understand the role of stress in disease and develop improved methods for modulating its negative effects. ..
  6. Effects of comorbid anxiety disorders on the HPA axis profile of depression
    James Abelson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We will also explore if timing of trauma changes the stress hormone response to a public speaking challenge. ..
  7. Cognitive Modulation of Human Neuroendocrine Stress Axis
    James Abelson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Existing animal data will be used to identify factors within the cognitive intervention which likely account for its potency and dismantling studies will be done to examine the separable effects of these factors. ..
  8. Cognitive Modulation of Human Neuroendocrine Stress Axis
    James Abelson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Existing animal data will be used to identify factors within the cognitive intervention which likely account for its potency and dismantling studies will be done to examine the separable effects of these factors. ..
  9. Cognitive Modulation of Human Neuroendocrine Stress Axis
    James Abelson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Existing animal data will be used to identify factors within the cognitive intervention which likely account for its potency and dismantling studies will be done to examine the separable effects of these factors. ..