Gregory K Brown

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempters' reaction to survival as a risk factor for eventual suicide
    Gregg Henriques
    Department of Psychology, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2180-2. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint When does the daily hazard rate for committing suicide stabilize in psychiatric outpatients?
    Robert A Steer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Straford 08084 1391, USA
    Psychol Rep 99:462-4. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of recent suicide attempters with and without Borderline Personality Disorder
    Michele S Berk
    Department of Psychiatry, Harbor UCLA Medical Center and the David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90509, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 11:91-104. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The internal struggle between the wish to die and the wish to live: a risk factor for suicide
    Gregory K Brown
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Rm 2030, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1977-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Suicide intent and accurate expectations of lethality: predictors of medical lethality of suicide attempts
    Gregory K Brown
    Psychopathology Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:1170-4. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint An open clinical trial of cognitive therapy for borderline personality disorder
    Gregory K Brown
    Psychopathology Research Unit, The Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pers Disord 18:257-71. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive therapy for the prevention of suicide attempts: a randomized controlled trial
    Gregory K Brown
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    JAMA 294:563-70. 2005
  8. pmc Reducing suicidal ideation and depression in older primary care patients: 24-month outcomes of the PROSPECT study
    George S Alexopoulos
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 21 Bloomingdale Rd, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:882-90. 2009
  9. pmc Attitudes regarding the etiology and treatment of depression in Parkinson's disease: a qualitative study
    Katherine Oehlberg
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 2676, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 21:123-32. 2008
  10. pmc Suicidal and death ideation in Parkinson's disease
    Sarra Nazem
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Mov Disord 23:1573-9. 2008

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempters' reaction to survival as a risk factor for eventual suicide
    Gregg Henriques
    Department of Psychology, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:2180-2. 2005
    ..The authors' goal was to evaluate whether suicide attempters' reaction to surviving their attempt predicted eventual suicide...
  2. ncbi request reprint When does the daily hazard rate for committing suicide stabilize in psychiatric outpatients?
    Robert A Steer
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Straford 08084 1391, USA
    Psychol Rep 99:462-4. 2006
    ..The cost-effectiveness of conducting follow-up studies to identify suicidal risk factors in psychiatric outpatients beyond three years was questioned...
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of recent suicide attempters with and without Borderline Personality Disorder
    Michele S Berk
    Department of Psychiatry, Harbor UCLA Medical Center and the David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90509, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 11:91-104. 2007
    ..These findings highlight the seriousness of BPD and the risk that individuals diagnosed with this disorder will attempt suicide...
  4. ncbi request reprint The internal struggle between the wish to die and the wish to live: a risk factor for suicide
    Gregory K Brown
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Rm 2030, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1977-9. 2005
    ..This study attempted to assess whether an index of the difference between the wish to die and the wish to live constitutes a risk factor for suicide...
  5. ncbi request reprint Suicide intent and accurate expectations of lethality: predictors of medical lethality of suicide attempts
    Gregory K Brown
    Psychopathology Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:1170-4. 2004
    ..Specifically, higher levels of suicide intent were associated with more lethal attempts but only for those individuals who had more accurate expectations about the likelihood of dying from their attempts...
  6. ncbi request reprint An open clinical trial of cognitive therapy for borderline personality disorder
    Gregory K Brown
    Psychopathology Research Unit, The Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pers Disord 18:257-71. 2004
    ..Implications for further research with this difficult-to-treat patient population are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive therapy for the prevention of suicide attempts: a randomized controlled trial
    Gregory K Brown
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    JAMA 294:563-70. 2005
    ..Suicide attempts constitute a major risk factor for completed suicide, yet few interventions specifically designed to prevent suicide attempts have been evaluated...
  8. pmc Reducing suicidal ideation and depression in older primary care patients: 24-month outcomes of the PROSPECT study
    George S Alexopoulos
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 21 Bloomingdale Rd, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:882-90. 2009
    ..This is the first report of outcomes over a 2-year period...
  9. pmc Attitudes regarding the etiology and treatment of depression in Parkinson's disease: a qualitative study
    Katherine Oehlberg
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 2676, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 21:123-32. 2008
    ..This preliminary study suggests that many PD patients with clinically significant depressive symptoms attribute their depression to psychosocial factors and endorse nonpharmacologic treatment approaches...
  10. pmc Suicidal and death ideation in Parkinson's disease
    Sarra Nazem
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Mov Disord 23:1573-9. 2008
    ..Comorbid psychiatric disorders, more than PD-related disease variables, are associated with this ideation, highlighting the need for a comprehensive approach to the clinical care of PD patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint History of multiple suicide attempts as a behavioral marker of severe psychopathology
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:437-43. 2004
    ..The current study aimed to test the hypothesis that multiple suicide attempters would exhibit a more severe clinical profile than single suicide attempters...
  12. doi request reprint Recruiting older men for geriatric suicide research
    Sunil S Bhar
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:88-95. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the success and efficiency of five recruitment strategies for a clinical trial on the efficacy of cognitive therapy for suicidal older men...
  13. pmc Chronic medical conditions and wishes to die among older primary care patients
    Yeowon A Kim
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 36:183-98. 2006
    ..To determine the prevalence of wishes to die and the medical correlates of wishes to die among primary care patients aged 65 years and older...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hypothesized mechanisms of change in cognitive therapy for borderline personality disorder
    Amy Wenzel
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19103, USA
    J Clin Psychol 62:503-16. 2006
    ..Findings from the CT trial support the role of cognitive change during therapy and its continuation after termination...
  15. ncbi request reprint Suicidality and psychosis: beyond depression and hopelessness
    Debbie M Warman
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychopathology Research Unit, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:77-86. 2004
    ..During the follow-up period, patients with psychotic disorders subsequently attempted suicide at a significantly higher rate than patients without psychotic disorders. The clinical relevance of these findings is discussed...
  16. doi request reprint Dysfunctional beliefs and psychopathology in Borderline Personality Disorder
    Sunil S Bhar
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pers Disord 22:165-77. 2008
    ..Given its multidimensional structure, the scale can be used as a measure of belief profiles associated with BPD and as an aid to conceptualizing beliefs underlying a range of psychopathology associated with patients with BPD...
  17. pmc The Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale: initial validity and internal consistency findings from three multisite studies with adolescents and adults
    Kelly Posner
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 168:1266-77. 2011
    ..The Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS) was designed to quantify the severity of suicidal ideation and behavior. The authors examined the psychometric properties of the scale...
  18. ncbi request reprint Attachment-based family therapy for adolescents with suicidal ideation: a randomized controlled trial
    Guy S Diamond
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 49:122-31. 2010
    ..To evaluate whether Attachment-Based Family Therapy (ABFT) is more effective than Enhanced Usual Care (EUC) for reducing suicidal ideation and depressive symptoms in adolescents...
  19. ncbi request reprint Cosmetic breast augmentation and suicide
    David B Sarwer
    University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, The Edwin and Fannie Gray Hall Center for Human Appearance, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1006-13. 2007
    ..This article discusses the unexpected relationship between cosmetic breast implants and suicide that has been found in six epidemiological investigations completed in the last several years...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dysfunctional beliefs in panic disorder: The Panic Belief Inventory
    Amy Wenzel
    Psychopathology Research Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market St, Room 2032, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Behav Res Ther 44:819-33. 2006
    ..These results provide preliminary evidence that the PBI has adequate psychometric characteristics, is useful to assess change in dysfunctional beliefs during treatment, and has the potential to advance cognitive theories of panic...
  21. pmc Suicide risk factors and mediators between childhood sexual abuse and suicide ideation among male and female suicide attempters
    Megan Spokas
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:467-70. 2009
    ..In contrast, there were fewer group differences as a function of CSA history among the female suicide attempters. Hopelessness was a significant mediator between CSA history and suicide ideation in both men and women...
  22. ncbi request reprint History of family suicide behaviors and negative problem solving in multiple suicide attempters
    Elizabeth L Jeglic
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 9:135-46. 2005
    ..Results of this study are discussed as they pertain to the theory and treatment of suicide attempters...
  23. ncbi request reprint Causal mediation analyses with rank preserving models
    Thomas R Ten Have
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Biometrics 63:926-34. 2007
    ..The trade-off between these assumptions is evaluated in the context of two suicide/depression intervention studies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Reducing suicidal ideation and depressive symptoms in depressed older primary care patients: a randomized controlled trial
    Martha L Bruce
    Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    JAMA 291:1081-91. 2004
    ..Depression is the strongest risk factor for late-life suicide and for suicide's precursor, suicidal ideation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Assessment of dysfunctional beliefs in borderline personality disorder
    Andrew C Butler
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Behav Res Ther 40:1231-40. 2002
    ..A BPD beliefs scale constructed from these items showed good internal consistency and diagnostic validity among the 288 study patients. The scale may be used to assist in diagnosis and cognitive therapy of BPD...
  26. ncbi request reprint An assessment of suicide in an urban VA Medical Center
    Richard Thompson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia VA Medical Center, USA
    Psychiatry 65:327-37. 2002
    ..These findings demonstrate the importance of acknowledging that risk factors for suicide are specific to sites or populations; this information can be used in allocating resources for developing site-specific strategies for prevention...
  27. pmc Psychometric properties of the scale for suicide ideation in China
    Jie Zhang
    Department of Sociology, State University of New York College at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14222 1095, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 11:203-10. 2007
    ..These findings indicated that the Chinese version of the SSI has excellent psychometric properties for measuring suicidal ideation in Chinese populations...
  28. pmc Psychometric properties of the Beck Depression Inventory-II in low-income, African American suicide attempters
    Sean Joe
    School of Social Work and Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Pers Assess 90:521-3. 2008
    ..The results indicate that the BDI-II is a reliable and valid measure of depressive symptoms for African American suicide attempters...
  29. ncbi request reprint Factors of suicide ideation and their relation to clinical and other indicators in older adults
    Tracy K Witte
    Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 1270, United States
    J Affect Disord 94:165-72. 2006
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  30. pmc Early alliance, alliance ruptures, and symptom change in a nonrandomized trial of cognitive therapy for avoidant and obsessive-compulsive personality disorders
    Jennifer L Strauss
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 74:337-45. 2006
    ..This work points to potentially important areas to target in treatment development for these personality disorders...
  31. ncbi request reprint Overview of workshop on drug abuse and suicidal behavior
    Lynda Erinoff
    Drug Alcohol Depend 76:S3-9. 2004

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