Melanie E Bennett

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation in people with schizophrenia
    Melanie E Bennett
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 West Lombard Street, Suite 551, Baltimore, Maryland, 21201, USA
    Curr Drug Abuse Rev 6:180-90. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Development of a comprehensive measure to assess clinical issues in dual diagnosis patients: The Substance Use Event Survey for Severe Mental Illness
    Melanie E Bennett
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 West Lombard Street, Suite 551, Baltimore, Maryland, 21201, USA
    Addict Behav 31:2249-67. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Examination of the inventory of drug use consequences with individuals with serious and persistent mental illness and co-occurring substance use disorders
    Melanie E Bennett
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:385-90. 2009
  4. pmc Substance dependence and remission in schizophrenia: A comparison of schizophrenia and affective disorders
    Melanie E Bennett
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Addict Behav 34:806-14. 2009
  5. pmc Neurocognitive characteristics of individuals with schizophrenia and cocaine dependence: comparison of currently dependent and remitted groups
    Jason Peer
    Veterans Affairs Capitol Health Care Network Mental Illness, Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:631-4. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial of a new behavioral treatment for drug abuse in people with severe and persistent mental illness
    Alan S Bellack
    University of Maryland School of Medicine and Veterans Affairs Capitol Health Care Network Mental Illness Research, Education, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:426-32. 2006
  7. pmc Examination of contingency payments to dually-diagnosed patients in a multi-faceted behavioral treatment
    Joanna E Strong Kinnaman
    VA Capital Network Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    Addict Behav 32:1480-5. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Smoking history and motivation to quit in smokers with schizophrenia in a smoking cessation program
    Monica C Mann-Wrobel
    VA Capitol Network VISN 5 Mental Illness, Research Education and Clinical Center MIRECC, VA Maryland Health Care System VAMHCS, 10 N Greene St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Schizophr Res 126:277-83. 2011
  9. pmc Predictors of initiation and engagement in substance abuse treatment among individuals with co-occurring serious mental illness and substance use disorders
    Clayton H Brown
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 West Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Addict Behav 36:439-47. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Behavioral treatment of substance abuse in schizophrenia
    Wendy N Tenhula
    VA Capital Health Care Network Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Clin Psychol 65:831-41. 2009

Research Grants

  1. Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorders in Schizophrenia
    Melanie Bennett; Fiscal Year: 2005

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Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation in people with schizophrenia
    Melanie E Bennett
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 West Lombard Street, Suite 551, Baltimore, Maryland, 21201, USA
    Curr Drug Abuse Rev 6:180-90. 2013
    ..This paper reviews the literature on smoking cessation interventions in schizophrenia and discusses potential barriers to effective treatment with this population...
  2. ncbi request reprint Development of a comprehensive measure to assess clinical issues in dual diagnosis patients: The Substance Use Event Survey for Severe Mental Illness
    Melanie E Bennett
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 West Lombard Street, Suite 551, Baltimore, Maryland, 21201, USA
    Addict Behav 31:2249-67. 2006
    ..The SUESS appears to be a useful assessment that is tolerated and understood by dual diagnosis patients, and shows good preliminary reliability and validity...
  3. doi request reprint Examination of the inventory of drug use consequences with individuals with serious and persistent mental illness and co-occurring substance use disorders
    Melanie E Bennett
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 35:385-90. 2009
    ..The Inventory of Drug Use Consequences (InDUC) ( [1] ) is a 50-item measure that evaluates lifetime and recent consequences of substance use...
  4. pmc Substance dependence and remission in schizophrenia: A comparison of schizophrenia and affective disorders
    Melanie E Bennett
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 737 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Addict Behav 34:806-14. 2009
    ..The schizophrenia dependent group generally showed the lowest readiness to change, fewest efforts being made to change, and lowest confidence in the ability to change. Implications of these findings are discussed...
  5. pmc Neurocognitive characteristics of individuals with schizophrenia and cocaine dependence: comparison of currently dependent and remitted groups
    Jason Peer
    Veterans Affairs Capitol Health Care Network Mental Illness, Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:631-4. 2009
    ..Results yielded few neuropsychological differences between remitted and current dependent states across the SZ and AD groups. These findings suggest that cognitive impairment may be relatively static in these populations...
  6. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial of a new behavioral treatment for drug abuse in people with severe and persistent mental illness
    Alan S Bellack
    University of Maryland School of Medicine and Veterans Affairs Capitol Health Care Network Mental Illness Research, Education, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:426-32. 2006
    ..Drug abuse by people with severe mental disorder is a significant public health problem for which there is no empirically validated treatment...
  7. pmc Examination of contingency payments to dually-diagnosed patients in a multi-faceted behavioral treatment
    Joanna E Strong Kinnaman
    VA Capital Network Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
    Addict Behav 32:1480-5. 2007
    ..These results provide an important step toward understanding the characteristics of dually-diagnosed patients that predict their response to CM...
  8. doi request reprint Smoking history and motivation to quit in smokers with schizophrenia in a smoking cessation program
    Monica C Mann-Wrobel
    VA Capitol Network VISN 5 Mental Illness, Research Education and Clinical Center MIRECC, VA Maryland Health Care System VAMHCS, 10 N Greene St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Schizophr Res 126:277-83. 2011
    ..The present study sought to better understand the relationships among smoking history, motivation to change, and smoking cessation outcomes in people with schizophrenia who smoke...
  9. pmc Predictors of initiation and engagement in substance abuse treatment among individuals with co-occurring serious mental illness and substance use disorders
    Clayton H Brown
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 West Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Addict Behav 36:439-47. 2011
    ..Overall, these findings are a useful step in determining factors that predict substance abuse treatment initiation and engagement in individuals with SMI and SUDs...
  10. doi request reprint Behavioral treatment of substance abuse in schizophrenia
    Wendy N Tenhula
    VA Capital Health Care Network Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Clin Psychol 65:831-41. 2009
    ..A case example illustrating the application of BTSAS is presented and relevant clinical issues are discussed...

Research Grants2

  1. Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorders in Schizophrenia
    Melanie Bennett; Fiscal Year: 2005
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