Adam W Carrico

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Positive affect and processes of recovery among treatment-seeking methamphetamine users
    Adam W Carrico
    University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing, San Francisco, CA, United States University of California, San Francisco Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, CA, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 132:624-9. 2013
  2. pmc Psychological processes and stimulant use among men who have sex with men
    Adam W Carrico
    University of California, San Francisco Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 123:79-83. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Affect regulation, stimulant use, and viral load among HIV-positive persons on anti-retroviral therapy
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:785-92. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Substance use and HIV disease progression in the HAART era: implications for the primary prevention of HIV
    Adam W Carrico
    University of California, San Francisco, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, United States
    Life Sci 88:940-7. 2011
  5. pmc Stimulant use is associated with immune activation and depleted tryptophan among HIV-positive persons on anti-retroviral therapy
    Adam W Carrico
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1300, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 22:1257-62. 2008
  6. pmc Randomized controlled trial of a cognitive-behavioral intervention for HIV-positive persons: an investigation of treatment effects on psychosocial adjustment
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychiatry, Health Psychology Program, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Suite 465, Box 0848, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:555-63. 2009
  7. pmc Effects of psychological interventions on neuroendocrine hormone regulation and immune status in HIV-positive persons: a review of randomized controlled trials
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0848, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:575-84. 2008
  8. pmc Affective correlates of stimulant use and adherence to anti-retroviral therapy among HIV-positive methamphetamine users
    Adam W Carrico
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:769-77. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Correlates of suicidal ideation among HIV-positive persons
    Adam W Carrico
    Health Psychology Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    AIDS 21:1199-203. 2007
  10. pmc Psychiatric risk factors for HIV disease progression: the role of inconsistent patterns of antiretroviral therapy utilization
    Adam W Carrico
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 56:146-50. 2011

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Positive affect and processes of recovery among treatment-seeking methamphetamine users
    Adam W Carrico
    University of California, San Francisco School of Nursing, San Francisco, CA, United States University of California, San Francisco Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, CA, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 132:624-9. 2013
    ..However, scant research has examined whether, how, and under what circumstances positive affect is associated with decreased substance use...
  2. pmc Psychological processes and stimulant use among men who have sex with men
    Adam W Carrico
    University of California, San Francisco Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 123:79-83. 2012
    ..The present investigation examined whether and how psychological factors are associated with engagement in any stimulant use in the broader population of MSM...
  3. ncbi request reprint Affect regulation, stimulant use, and viral load among HIV-positive persons on anti-retroviral therapy
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:785-92. 2007
    ..The present study examined the associations among affect regulation, substance use, non-adherence to anti-retroviral therapy (ART), and immune status in a diverse sample of HIV-positive persons...
  4. doi request reprint Substance use and HIV disease progression in the HAART era: implications for the primary prevention of HIV
    Adam W Carrico
    University of California, San Francisco, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, United States
    Life Sci 88:940-7. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Stimulant use is associated with immune activation and depleted tryptophan among HIV-positive persons on anti-retroviral therapy
    Adam W Carrico
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1300, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 22:1257-62. 2008
    ..Further research is needed to replicate these findings and examine the plausible bio-behavioral pathways that may account for the effects of stimulant use on HIV disease markers and depleted tryptophan...
  6. pmc Randomized controlled trial of a cognitive-behavioral intervention for HIV-positive persons: an investigation of treatment effects on psychosocial adjustment
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychiatry, Health Psychology Program, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Suite 465, Box 0848, San Francisco, CA 94143 0848, USA
    AIDS Behav 13:555-63. 2009
    ..More intensive mental health interventions may be necessary to improve psychosocial adjustment among HIV-positive individuals...
  7. pmc Effects of psychological interventions on neuroendocrine hormone regulation and immune status in HIV-positive persons: a review of randomized controlled trials
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0848, USA
    Psychosom Med 70:575-84. 2008
    ....
  8. pmc Affective correlates of stimulant use and adherence to anti-retroviral therapy among HIV-positive methamphetamine users
    Adam W Carrico
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    AIDS Behav 14:769-77. 2010
    ..Positive affect may increase the likelihood that individuals will refrain from injection drug use and achieve high levels of ART adherence...
  9. ncbi request reprint Correlates of suicidal ideation among HIV-positive persons
    Adam W Carrico
    Health Psychology Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    AIDS 21:1199-203. 2007
    ....
  10. pmc Psychiatric risk factors for HIV disease progression: the role of inconsistent patterns of antiretroviral therapy utilization
    Adam W Carrico
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 56:146-50. 2011
    ..In the era of antiretroviral therapy (ART), depression and substance use predict hastened HIV disease progression, but the underlying biological or behavioral mechanisms that explain these effects are not fully understood...
  11. pmc Psychiatric correlates of HAART utilization and viral load among HIV-positive impoverished persons
    Adam W Carrico
    University of California, San Francisco Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, California, USA
    AIDS 25:1113-8. 2011
    ..This study administered a validated screener to examine psychiatric correlates of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) utilization and viral load...
  12. pmc Internalized heterosexism among HIV-positive, gay-identified men: implications for HIV prevention and care
    Mallory O Johnson
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:829-39. 2008
    ..Findings support the potential utility of addressing IH in HIV prevention and treatment with HIV-positive gay men...
  13. pmc A behavioral intervention reduces HIV transmission risk by promoting sustained serosorting practices among HIV-infected men who have sex with men
    Stephen F Morin
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:544-51. 2008
    ..To examine factors that explain the effect of a cognitive-behavioral intervention on reductions in HIV transmission risk among HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  14. pmc Attitudes and beliefs about anti-retroviral therapy are associated with high risk sexual behaviors among the general population of Kisumu, Kenya
    Rachel M Smith
    Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    AIDS Care 23:1668-75. 2011
    ..In high HIV seroprevalence populations with expanding access to ART, prevention programs must ensure their content counteracts misconceptions of ART in order to reduce high risk sexual behaviors, especially among youth...
  15. pmc Specific psychiatric correlates of acute care utilization among unstably housed HIV-positive adults
    Maggie Chartier
    San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 24:1514-8. 2012
    ..88) and stimulant use disorders (AOR = 4.45) were associated with greater odds of acute care use. Housing and effective treatment of depression and stimulant use disorders may decrease use of acute care services in this population...
  16. doi request reprint Alcohol use and HIV disease management: The impact of individual and partner-level alcohol use among HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Sarah E Woolf-King
    a Department of Medicine, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 26:702-8. 2014
    ..Together, these findings suggest that assessment and treatment of both the patient's and the patient's primary partner's pattern of alcohol consumption is warranted when attempting to optimize HIV care among MSM. ..
  17. pmc Increases in positive reappraisal coping during a group-based mantram intervention mediate sustained reductions in anger in HIV-positive persons
    Jill E Bormann
    Nursing and Patient Care Services, Veterans Affairs San Diego Health Care System, San Diego, CA, USA
    Int J Behav Med 16:74-80. 2009
    ..Mantram repetition is the portable practice of focusing attention frequently on a mantram throughout the day without a specific time, place, or posture...
  18. pmc Project Accept (HPTN 043): a community-based intervention to reduce HIV incidence in populations at risk for HIV in sub-Saharan Africa and Thailand
    Gertrude Khumalo-Sakutukwa
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1300, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:422-31. 2008
    ..Changing community norms to increase awareness of HIV status and reduce HIV-related stigma has the potential to reduce the incidence of HIV-1 infection in the developing world...
  19. ncbi request reprint Spirituality/religiosity promotes acceptance-based responding and 12-step involvement
    Adam W Carrico
    University of California, San Francisco Department of Psychiatry, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 89:66-73. 2007
    ....
  20. pmc Substance use and HIV risk behavior among men who have sex with men: the role of sexual compulsivity
    Sarah E Woolf-King
    Department of Medicine, Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale St, Suite 1300, San Francisco, CA, 94105, USA
    J Urban Health 90:948-52. 2013
    ..The association of sexual compulsivity with SDUAI was moderated by poppers and EDM use. Behavioral interventions are needed to optimize biomedical prevention of HIV among substance using MSM. ..
  21. pmc Association of attitudes and beliefs towards antiretroviral therapy with HIV-seroprevalence in the general population of Kisumu, Kenya
    Craig R Cohen
    Departments of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e4573. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that a similar phenomenon may be occurring in sub-Saharan Africa concomitant with the scale-up of HIV treatment...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cognitive behavioral stress management effects on mood, social support, and a marker of antiviral immunity are maintained up to 1 year in HIV-infected gay men
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, 5665 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    Int J Behav Med 12:218-26. 2005
    ..Data indicate that HIV-infected men participating in a CBSM intervention maintain better psychosocial status and immunologic control of latent EBV infection up to 1 year after its conclusion...
  23. ncbi request reprint Randomized clinical trial of cognitive behavioral stress management on human immunodeficiency virus viral load in gay men treated with highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Michael H Antoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    Psychosom Med 68:143-51. 2006
    ..We tested whether a cognitive behavioral stress management (CBSM) intervention in combination with antiretroviral medication adherence training (MAT) from a clinical pharmacist influences HIV viral load more than MAT alone...
  24. ncbi request reprint Reductions in depressed mood and denial coping during cognitive behavioral stress management with HIV-Positive gay men treated with HAART
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, USA
    Ann Behav Med 31:155-64. 2006
    ..Stress management interventions for HIV-positive persons have been designed to enhance coping skills and encourage health-promoting behaviors with the hope of decreasing distress and slowing disease progression...
  25. ncbi request reprint A path model of the effects of spirituality on depressive symptoms and 24-h urinary-free cortisol in HIV-positive persons
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    J Psychosom Res 61:51-8. 2006
    ..The present investigation examined the associations among spirituality, positive reappraisal coping, and benefit finding as they relate to depressive symptoms and 24-h urinary-free-cortisol output...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioural stress management with HIV-positive homosexual men: mechanisms of sustained reductions in depressive symptoms
    Adam W Carrico
    Department of Psychology, PO Box 249229, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    Chronic Illn 1:207-15. 2005
    ..Participants were recruited largely during the era prior to highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART; 1992-1997)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Increases in a marker of immune system reconstitution are predated by decreases in 24-h urinary cortisol output and depressed mood during a 10-week stress management intervention in symptomatic HIV-infected men
    Michael H Antoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    J Psychosom Res 58:3-13. 2005
    ..Here, we tested whether reductions in urinary cortisol output and depressed mood during the 10-week CBSM intervention period mediated its effects on this immune system reconstitution marker at follow-up...