Melissa J Brymer

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The University of California at Los Angeles Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Reaction Index
    Alan M Steinberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90064, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 6:96-100. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Acute interventions for refugee children and families
    Melissa J Brymer
    National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, University of California, Los Angeles, 11150 West Olympic Boulevard, Suite 650, Los Angeles, CA 90064, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 17:625-40, ix. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Perceptions of psychological first aid among providers responding to Hurricanes Gustav and Ike
    Brian Allen
    National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, University of California Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:509-13. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the UCLA PTSD reaction index: part I
    Alan M Steinberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA Duke University National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90064, USA
    J Trauma Stress 26:1-9. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Qualitative methods in the development of a national child and family disaster mental health research training program
    Carla A Maida
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Int J Emerg Ment Health 11:145-54. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Postdisaster psychological intervention since 9/11
    Patricia J Watson
    National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, University of California, Los Angeles, 11150 West Olympic Boulevard, Suite 650, Los Angeles, CA 90064, USA
    Am Psychol 66:482-94. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Five essential elements of immediate and mid-term mass trauma intervention: empirical evidence
    Stevan E Hobfoll
    Summa Kent State University, Center for the Treatment and Study of Traumatic Stress, Akron, OH 44310, USA
    Psychiatry 70:283-315; discussion 316-69. 2007

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint The University of California at Los Angeles Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Reaction Index
    Alan M Steinberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90064, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 6:96-100. 2004
    ..The Reaction Index forms part of a battery that can be efficiently used to conduct needs assessment, surveillance, screening, clinical evaluation, and treatment outcome evaluation after mass casualty events...
  2. doi request reprint Acute interventions for refugee children and families
    Melissa J Brymer
    National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, University of California, Los Angeles, 11150 West Olympic Boulevard, Suite 650, Los Angeles, CA 90064, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 17:625-40, ix. 2008
    ..It concludes by discussing the need to establish an evidence base for the effectiveness of such interventions...
  3. doi request reprint Perceptions of psychological first aid among providers responding to Hurricanes Gustav and Ike
    Brian Allen
    National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, University of California Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:509-13. 2010
    ..PFA was not seen as harmful to survivors, and was perceived as an appropriate intervention for responding in the aftermath of hurricanes...
  4. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the UCLA PTSD reaction index: part I
    Alan M Steinberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA Duke University National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90064, USA
    J Trauma Stress 26:1-9. 2013
    ..PTSD-RI scores were associated with increased odds ratios for functional/behavior problems (odds ratio [OR] = 1-1.80). These findings are striking in light of the wide range of trauma exposures, age, and race/ethnicity among subjects...
  5. ncbi request reprint Qualitative methods in the development of a national child and family disaster mental health research training program
    Carla A Maida
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Int J Emerg Ment Health 11:145-54. 2009
    ..The results were then used to refine the curriculum...
  6. doi request reprint Postdisaster psychological intervention since 9/11
    Patricia J Watson
    National Center for Child Traumatic Stress, University of California, Los Angeles, 11150 West Olympic Boulevard, Suite 650, Los Angeles, CA 90064, USA
    Am Psychol 66:482-94. 2011
    ..Traumatic bereavement represents a critical area for future research, as much needs to be done to clarify issues related to reactions and adaptation to a traumatic death...
  7. doi request reprint Five essential elements of immediate and mid-term mass trauma intervention: empirical evidence
    Stevan E Hobfoll
    Summa Kent State University, Center for the Treatment and Study of Traumatic Stress, Akron, OH 44310, USA
    Psychiatry 70:283-315; discussion 316-69. 2007
    ..These are promoting: 1) a sense of safety, 2) calming, 3) a sense of self- and community efficacy, 4) connectedness, and 5) hope...