Kristen Lawton Barry
Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Effect of strengths model versus assertive community treatment model on participant outcomes and utilization: two-year follow-upKristen Lawton Barry
Department of Veterans Affairs, Serious Mental Illness Treatment, Evaluation, and Research Center, Health Services Research and Development Field Office, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48113 0170, USA
Psychiatr Rehabil J 26:268-77. 2003..Findings support both treatment models, but additional clinical gains may be obtained from the Strengths approach...
- Use of Alcohol Screening and Brief Interventions<br />in Primary Care Settings:Implementation and BarriersKristen L Barry
University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, 400 East Eisenhower Pkwy, Suite 2A, Ann Arbor, MI 48108, USA
Subst Abus 25:27-36. 2004..Implications for implementation of screening and intervention programs for a range of drinkers (at-risk use, problem use, abuse, dependence) are discussed...
- Veterans Affairs Health System and mental health treatment retention among patients with serious mental illness: evaluating accessibility and availability barriersJohn F McCarthy
Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Health Serv Res 42:1042-60. 2007..We examine the impact of two dimensions of access-geographic accessibility and availability-on VA health system and mental health treatment retention among patients with serious mental illness (SMI)...
- Sixteen-year predictors of substance use disorder diagnoses for patients with mental health disordersCheryl Irmiter
Department of Psychiatry, Mental Health Services, Outcomes, and Translation Section, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Subst Abus 30:40-6. 2009..The results of this study indicate the importance of substance use screening to enhance service resources and treatment outcomes for medically and psychiatrically complex populations...
- Health care utilization by older alcohol-using veterans: effects of a brief intervention to reduce at-risk drinkingLaurel A Copeland
VA Medical Center, Health Services Research and Development, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48113 0170, USA
Health Educ Behav 30:305-21. 2003..A cost-effective brief intervention to reduce drinking may spur increased efforts to seek health care. Early detection and management of alcohol-related or other illnesses might be expected to accrue savings in later years...
- Use and misuse of alcohol among older womenFrederic C Blow
Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Department of Veterans Affairs National Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Alcohol Res Health 26:308-15. 2002..Screening and brief intervention may be especially useful in minimizing alcohol problems in older women. Although brief intervention research with this population is limited, the findings are promising...
- Clinical and genetic risk factors for suicide under the influence of alcohol in a Polish sampleSylwia Fudalej
Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of Warsaw, Poland
Alcohol Alcohol 44:437-42. 2009..The goal of this study was to examine clinical and genetic risk factors for alcohol-related suicide...
- Reinstitutionalization following psychiatric discharge among VA patients with serious mental illness: a national longitudinal studyCheryl Irmiter
Department of Psychiatry, Mental Health Services, Outcomes, and Translation Section, University of Michigan, 4250 Plymouth Road, Box 5765, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Psychiatr Q 78:279-86. 2007..Study findings may inform efforts to refine psychiatric and medical assessment for service delivery for this vulnerable population...
- Brief alcohol intervention in the emergency department: moderators of effectivenessMaureen A Walton
Department of Psychiatry, Rachel Upjohn Building, University of Michigan, 4250 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:550-60. 2008..This article examines moderators of outcomes among ED patients, ages 19 and older, who participated in a randomized controlled trial of a brief intervention for alcohol misuse...
- The association between partner and non-partner aggression and suicidal ideation in patients seeking substance use disorder treatmentMark A Ilgen
Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development, 2215 Fuller Road 11H, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
Addict Behav 34:180-6. 2009..The present study was designed to examine the relationship between prior partner and non-partner aggression and suicidal ideation in patients seeking drug and alcohol treatment...
- Brief interventions for patients presenting to the Psychiatric Emergency Service (PES) with major mental illnesses and at-risk drinkingKaren K Milner
Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, 4250 Plymouth Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Community Ment Health J 46:149-55. 2010....
- State mental health policy: implementation of computerized medication prescribing algorithms in a community mental health systemKaren K Milner
Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Rachel Upjohn Building, 4250 Plymouth Rd, SPC 5740, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Psychiatr Serv 60:1010-2. 2009..Scores on scales measuring providers' perceptions of algorithm ease of use and usefulness were in the midrange at both time points...
- Screening psychiatric emergency department patients with major mental illnesses for at-risk drinkingKristen L Barry
Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48105 2194, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:1039-42. 2006....
- The efficacy of two brief intervention strategies among injured, at-risk drinkers in the emergency department: impact of tailored messaging and brief adviceFrederic C Blow
Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
J Stud Alcohol 67:568-78. 2006....
- Pain interference in individuals in driver intervention programs for driving under the influence offendersMark Andrew Ilgen
Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
Subst Use Misuse 45:1406-19. 2010..Many individuals seen in court-mandated DIP programs for DUI offenders also report difficulties with pain. DIP programming should address pain in relation to substance use and mental health issues...
- Rates and correlates of alcohol use among pregnant women in obstetrics clinicsHeather A Flynn
Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, 48108 3318, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:81-7. 2003..Identification of harmful alcohol use during pregnancy and of associated factors is critical for the design and implementation of secondary prevention strategies...
- Depressive symptoms among pregnant women screened in obstetrics settingsSheila M Marcus
Department of Psychiatry, Women s Mood Disorders Program, University of Michigan Depression Center, University of Michigan Medical School, 900 Wall Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0722, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:373-80. 2003..This study aimed to describe the prevalence of depressive symptomatology during pregnancy when seen in obstetric settings, the extent of treatment in this population, and specific risk factors associated with mood symptoms in pregnancy...
- Rates of at-risk drinking among patients presenting to the emergency department with occupational and nonoccupational injurySamuel A McLean
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0303, USA
Acad Emerg Med 10:1354-61. 2003..To compare the characteristics and rates of at-risk drinking among patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) with occupational and nonoccupational injury...
- Correlates of intimate partner violence among men and women in an inner city emergency departmentMaureen A Walton
University of Michigan, Rachel Upjohn Building, 4250 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
J Addict Dis 28:366-81. 2009..This article provides unique data regarding correlates of past year intimate partner violence history among a comprehensive sample of male and female emergency department patients presenting for medical complaints or injury...
- Recent suicidal ideation among patients in an inner city emergency departmentMark A Ilgen
Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development in Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:508-17. 2009..Improved screening procedures could help to identify routine care patients who are at risk for suicide...
- Health care costs of seriously mentally ill patients enrolled in enhanced treatmentAndrea M Hegedus
Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108, USA
Am J Orthopsychiatry 72:331-40. 2002..Adjusted costs fell from $32,000-$55,000 (for the 1st year) to $20,000-$36,000 (for the 4th year). Costs were associated positively with schizophrenia, living in the Northeast region of the United States, and poorer baseline functioning...
- Intervention attendance among emergency department patients with alcohol- and drug-use disordersFrederic C Blow
Department of Psychiatry, Rachel Upjohn Building, University of Michigan, 4250 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:713-9. 2010..This article examines predictors of intervention attendance among ED patients who screen positive for an SUD (alcohol or other drug)...
- Severity of baseline alcohol use as a moderator of brief interventions in the emergency departmentFrederic C Blow
Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
Alcohol Alcohol 44:486-90. 2009..This study examines whether the severity of baseline alcohol consumption/consequences moderates the effect of an alcohol brief intervention (BI) in the emergency department (ED)...
- Late-life depression and alcoholismFrederic C Blow
University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, 4250 Plymouth Road, Campus Box 5765, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2700, USA
Curr Psychiatry Rep 9:14-9. 2007..The role of at-risk and problem alcohol use in depressive symptoms and vice versa may be underestimated. After a review of the literature, clinical recommendations for addressing late-life alcohol misuse and depression are presented...
- Role of alcohol in late-life suicideFrederic C Blow
University of Michigan, Department of Psychiatry Division of Substance Abuse, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:48S-56S. 2004..This article reviews the literature related to alcohol use and suicide among older adults. Clinical and research recommendations for addressing this problem are also presented...
- Aging and schizophrenia: current health services research and recommendationsKristen Lawton Barry
Department of Veterans Affairs, Serious Mental Illness Treatment Research and Evaluation Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 15:121-7. 2002..When older patients are hospitalized for psychiatric reasons, their stays are longer. The implications of these findings are discussed...
- Quality indicators and monitoring of mental health services: what do frontline providers think?Marcia Valenstein
Department of Veterans Affairs, Serious Mental Illness Treatment, Research, and Evaluation Center, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
Am J Psychiatry 161:146-53. 2004..The authors surveyed frontline mental health care providers to elicit their perceptions of widely used indicators for quality monitoring in mental health services...
- Brief physician advice for problem drinking among older adults: an economic analysis of costs and benefitsMarlon P Mundt
Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, 777 South Mills Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53715, USA
J Stud Alcohol 66:389-94. 2005..This study evaluates the economic cost and benefits of brief intervention for at-risk drinking older adults...
- Brief physician advice for problem drinkers: long-term efficacy and benefit-cost analysisMichael F Fleming
Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53715, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:36-43. 2002..This report describes the 48-month efficacy and benefit-cost analysis of Project TrEAT (Trial for Early Alcohol Treatment), a randomized controlled trial of brief physician advice for the treatment of problem drinking...