Dennis R Combs

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tulsa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The Ambiguous Intentions Hostility Questionnaire (AIHQ): a new measure for evaluating hostile social-cognitive biases in paranoia
    Dennis R Combs
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 12:128-43. 2007
  2. ncbi The conviction of delusional beliefs scale: reliability and validity
    Dennis R Combs
    University of Tulsa, Department of Psychology, Lorton Hall, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Schizophr Res 86:80-8. 2006
  3. ncbi Subtypes of social perception deficits in schizophrenia
    Amelia L Nelson
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, 600 South College Ave Tulsa, OK 74104, United States
    Schizophr Res 94:139-47. 2007
  4. ncbi Ethnic differences in subclinical paranoia: an expansion of norms of the paranoia scale
    Dennis R Combs
    Department of Psychology, Louisiana State University, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 8:248-56. 2002
  5. ncbi Social behaviors in persons with and without persecutory delusions
    Norene W Gay
    Schizophr Res 80:361-2. 2005
  6. ncbi Social Cognition and Interaction Training (SCIT) for inpatients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders: preliminary findings
    Dennis R Combs
    University of Tulsa, Department of Psychology, 600 South College Ave Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Schizophr Res 91:112-6. 2007
  7. ncbi The role of subclinical paranoia on social perception and behavior
    Dennis R Combs
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, Room 308, Lorton Hall, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Schizophr Res 69:93-104. 2004
  8. ncbi The role of attention in affect perception: an examination of Mirsky's four factor model of attention in chronic schizophrenia
    Dennis R Combs
    University of Tulsa, Lorton Hall, Room 303, 600 S College, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Schizophr Bull 30:727-38. 2004
  9. ncbi Informed consent in schizophrenia: the use of cues in the assessment of understanding
    Dennis R Combs
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, Lorton Hall, Room 308, 600 South College Ave, Tulsa, OK 74104, United States
    Schizophr Res 77:59-63. 2005
  10. ncbi Paranoia and emotion perception across the continuum
    Dennis R Combs
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, 600 South College Avenue, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Br J Clin Psychol 45:19-31. 2006

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi The Ambiguous Intentions Hostility Questionnaire (AIHQ): a new measure for evaluating hostile social-cognitive biases in paranoia
    Dennis R Combs
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 12:128-43. 2007
    ..The AIHQ is comprised of a variety of negative situations that differ in terms of intentionality. Items were developed to reflect causes that were ambiguous, intentional, and accidental in nature...
  2. ncbi The conviction of delusional beliefs scale: reliability and validity
    Dennis R Combs
    University of Tulsa, Department of Psychology, Lorton Hall, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Schizophr Res 86:80-8. 2006
    ..The CDBS appears to be a reliable and valid measure of delusional belief conviction that could be used in clinical and research settings...
  3. ncbi Subtypes of social perception deficits in schizophrenia
    Amelia L Nelson
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, 600 South College Ave Tulsa, OK 74104, United States
    Schizophr Res 94:139-47. 2007
    ..The implications of the results for the study of social cognition in schizophrenia are discussed...
  4. ncbi Ethnic differences in subclinical paranoia: an expansion of norms of the paranoia scale
    Dennis R Combs
    Department of Psychology, Louisiana State University, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 8:248-56. 2002
    ..Implications for using the PS with African Americans and possible explanations for the observed results were discussed...
  5. ncbi Social behaviors in persons with and without persecutory delusions
    Norene W Gay
    Schizophr Res 80:361-2. 2005
  6. ncbi Social Cognition and Interaction Training (SCIT) for inpatients with schizophrenia spectrum disorders: preliminary findings
    Dennis R Combs
    University of Tulsa, Department of Psychology, 600 South College Ave Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Schizophr Res 91:112-6. 2007
    ..Importantly, this change was independent of changes in clinical symptoms over time and supports the unique role of SCIT in improving social cognitive deficits in schizophrenia...
  7. ncbi The role of subclinical paranoia on social perception and behavior
    Dennis R Combs
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, Room 308, Lorton Hall, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Schizophr Res 69:93-104. 2004
    ..These behavioral differences were not due to the group differences in clinical functioning, indicating that level of paranoia generally accounted for these findings...
  8. ncbi The role of attention in affect perception: an examination of Mirsky's four factor model of attention in chronic schizophrenia
    Dennis R Combs
    University of Tulsa, Lorton Hall, Room 303, 600 S College, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Schizophr Bull 30:727-38. 2004
    ..The four factors of attention accounted for 78 percent of the variance in affect perception scores. These results emphasize the role that attentional abilities play in affect perception for people with schizophrenia...
  9. ncbi Informed consent in schizophrenia: the use of cues in the assessment of understanding
    Dennis R Combs
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, Lorton Hall, Room 308, 600 South College Ave, Tulsa, OK 74104, United States
    Schizophr Res 77:59-63. 2005
    ..The results suggest that cued methods may be a better alternative to measure participant understanding...
  10. ncbi Paranoia and emotion perception across the continuum
    Dennis R Combs
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, 600 South College Avenue, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    Br J Clin Psychol 45:19-31. 2006
    ..It was predicted that higher levels of paranoia would be associated with improved emotion perception scores with better recognition for negative emotions than positive...
  11. pmc Attentional-shaping as a means to improve emotion perception deficits in schizophrenia
    Dennis R Combs
    University of Texas at Tyler, Department of Psychology, 3900 University Blvd, Tyler, TX 75799, United States
    Schizophr Res 105:68-77. 2008
    ..Results will be discussed in terms of face scanning and attentional deficits present in schizophrenia and potential uses of this intervention in the remediation of emotion perception deficits...
  12. doi Attention shaping as a means to improve emotion perception deficits in outpatients with schizophrenia and impaired controls
    Dennis R Combs
    University of Texas at Tyler, Department of Psychology, 3900 University Blvd, Tyler, TX 75799, United States
    Schizophr Res 127:151-6. 2011
    ..Results are interpreted in terms of the efficacy of attention shaping as a means to improve emotion perception deficits...
  13. doi Perceptions of hostility by persons with and without persecutory delusions
    Dennis R Combs
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX 75799, USA
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 14:30-52. 2009
    ..It was predicted that on the AIHQ, persons with PD would show greater levels of perceived hostility, blame, and aggression than both psychiatric and nonpsychiatric controls...
  14. pmc Capacity to make medical treatment decisions in multiple sclerosis: a potentially remediable deficit
    Michael R Basso
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:1050-61. 2010
    ..Implications of these results for clinical practice and medical research involving people with MS are discussed...
  15. doi Neuropsychological impairment and psychosis in mania
    Michael R Basso
    Department of Psychology, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 31:523-32. 2009
    ..Implications of these data for clinical practice and our understanding of bipolar disorder are discussed...
  16. ncbi Remediation of emotion perception deficits in schizophrenia: the use of attentional prompts
    Dennis R Combs
    Schizophr Res 87:340-1. 2006
  17. ncbi Subtypes of paranoia in a nonclinical sample
    Dennis R Combs
    University of Texas at Tyler, 3900 University Boulevard, Tyler, TX 75799, USA
    Cogn Neuropsychiatry 12:537-53. 2007
    ..Recent research has suggested that paranoia can be found in normal individuals and exists on a continuum. Thus, it is possible that evidence for subtypes of paranoia can be derived from nonclinical samples...

Research Grants1

  1. The Efficacy of Attentional Prompts in Modifying Emotion Perception Deficits
    Dennis Combs; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..An improvement in emotion perception skills may lead to better interpersonal relationships and more adaptive social functioning. ..