P Crits Christoph

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Training in cognitive, supportive-expressive, and drug counseling therapies for cocaine dependence
    P Crits-Christoph
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 66:484-92. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial treatments for cocaine dependence: National Institute on Drug Abuse Collaborative Cocaine Treatment Study
    P Crits-Christoph
    University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 56:493-502. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychosocial treatments on associated problems of cocaine-dependent patients
    P Crits-Christoph
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:825-30. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Therapists' adherence and competence and treatment discrimination in the NIDA Collaborative Cocaine Treatment Study
    Jacques P Barber
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Psychotherpay Research, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia 19104 3309, USA
    J Clin Psychol 60:29-41. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Response to tryptophan depletion in major depression treated with either cognitive therapy or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressants
    John P O'Reardon
    Department of Psychiatry, 3535 Market Street, Room 3023, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 55:957-9. 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 Coadministration of modafinil and a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor from the initiation of treatment of major depressive disorder with fatigue and sleepiness: a double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Boadie W Dunlop
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 1841 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:614-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint What aspects of treatment matter to the patient in the treatment of cocaine dependence?
    Lynne Siqueland
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:169-78. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Explanatory style change in supportive-expressive dynamic therapy
    Jacques P Barber
    Center for Psychotherapy Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    J Clin Psychol 61:257-68. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint The empirical status of psychodynamic therapies
    Mary Beth Connolly Gibbons
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 4:93-108. 2008

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Training in cognitive, supportive-expressive, and drug counseling therapies for cocaine dependence
    P Crits-Christoph
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 66:484-92. 1998
    ..Training in SE and CT did not have a negative impact on the therapeutic alliance, although alliance scores for trainees in drug counseling initially decreased but then rebounded to initial levels...
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial treatments for cocaine dependence: National Institute on Drug Abuse Collaborative Cocaine Treatment Study
    P Crits-Christoph
    University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 56:493-502. 1999
    ..This was a multicenter investigation examining the efficacy of 4 psychosocial treatments for cocaine-dependent patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of psychosocial treatments on associated problems of cocaine-dependent patients
    P Crits-Christoph
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:825-30. 2001
    ..The authors concluded that the superiority of individual drug counseling in modifying cocaine use does not extend broadly to other addiction-associated problems...
  4. ncbi request reprint Therapists' adherence and competence and treatment discrimination in the NIDA Collaborative Cocaine Treatment Study
    Jacques P Barber
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Psychotherpay Research, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia 19104 3309, USA
    J Clin Psychol 60:29-41. 2004
    ..Thus, treatments were easily discriminable by the independent judges...
  5. ncbi request reprint Response to tryptophan depletion in major depression treated with either cognitive therapy or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressants
    John P O'Reardon
    Department of Psychiatry, 3535 Market Street, Room 3023, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 55:957-9. 2004
    ..This study compares the effects of RTD in patients treated with either selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors (SSRIs) or cognitive therapy (CT)...
  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 Coadministration of modafinil and a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor from the initiation of treatment of major depressive disorder with fatigue and sleepiness: a double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    Boadie W Dunlop
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 1841 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30307, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 27:614-9. 2007
    ..Previous studies suggest that adjunctive modafinil treatment provides benefit for patients with depression with significant sleepiness and fatigue...
  8. ncbi request reprint What aspects of treatment matter to the patient in the treatment of cocaine dependence?
    Lynne Siqueland
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:169-78. 2004
    ..Ratings of helpfulness were significantly related to retention and alliance but were largely unrelated to changes in drug use or psychiatric outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Explanatory style change in supportive-expressive dynamic therapy
    Jacques P Barber
    Center for Psychotherapy Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3309, USA
    J Clin Psychol 61:257-68. 2005
    ..Furthermore, change in ASQ correlated with change in depression. There was some evidence suggesting that ASQ at termination predicted level of depression at follow-up...
  10. ncbi request reprint The empirical status of psychodynamic therapies
    Mary Beth Connolly Gibbons
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 4:93-108. 2008
    ..Studies suggest that dynamic psychotherapy has great promise as a monotherapy for MDD and alcohol dependence and thus should be evaluated further...
  11. ncbi request reprint Can the randomized controlled trial literature generalize to nonrandomized patients?
    Shannon Wiltsey Stirman
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6196, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:127-35. 2005
    ..The implications of these findings for future research and clinical practice are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Empirically supported psychotherapies: comment on Westen, Novotny, and Thompson-Brenner (2004)
    Paul Crits-Christoph
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychol Bull 131:412-7, discussion 427-33. 2005
    ..Randomized controlled trials remain the most powerful way to test notions of causal agency...
  13. ncbi request reprint A mixed effects Markov model for repeated binary outcomes with non-ignorable dropout
    Robert J Gallop
    Department of Mathematics, Applied Statistics Program, West Chester University, West Chester, PA 19383, USA
    Stat Med 25:2398-426. 2006
    ..Simulations suggest that the shared parameter model is robust with respect to at least one alternative non-ignorable model...
  14. ncbi request reprint Therapists as fixed versus random effects-some statistical and conceptual issues: a comment on Siemer and Joormann (2003)
    Paul Crits-Christoph
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychol Methods 8:518-23. 2003
    ..Simulation studies conducted by Siemer and Joormann confounded bias due to small sample size and inconsistent estimates...
  15. ncbi request reprint Are samples in randomized controlled trials of psychotherapy representative of community outpatients? A new methodology and initial findings
    Shannon Wiltsey Stirman
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6193, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:963-72. 2003
    ..The most common reasons that patients in their sample did not match with published RCTs for psychotherapy are listed, and the implications of these findings for research and practice are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Does psychosocial functioning improve independent of depressive symptoms? A comparison of nefazodone, psychotherapy, and their combination
    Robert M A Hirschfeld
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas 77555 0188, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 51:123-33. 2002
    ..This study compared efficacy of nefazodone, psychotherapy, and their combination in improving psychosocial functioning in chronically depressed outpatients...
  17. pmc Additional treatment services in a cocaine treatment study: level of services obtained and impact on outcome
    Matthew Worley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Addict 17:209-17. 2008
    ..The results suggest that during uncontrolled follow-up phases, additional non-protocol services may potentially confound the interpretation of treatment group comparisons in drug use outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Therapist interventions in the interpersonal and cognitive therapy sessions of the Treatment of Depression Collaborative Research Program
    Mary Beth Connolly Gibbons
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Psychother 56:3-26. 2002
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  19. ncbi request reprint Symptomatic and syndromal anxiety in chronic forms of major depression: effect of nefazodone, cognitive behavioral analysis system of psychotherapy, and their combination
    Philip T Ninan
    Department of Psychiatry, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 63:434-41. 2002
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  20. pmc MET meets the real world: design issues and clinical strategies in the Clinical Trials Network
    Kathleen M Carroll
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 23:73-80. 2002
    ..Issues requiring attention included the diversity in treatments offered across sites, heterogeneity in the study sample, and training of clinicians drawn from the staff of community programs to deliver the study treatments...
  21. ncbi request reprint Supportive-expressive therapy for chronic depression
    David G Mark
    University of Pennsylvania, USA
    J Clin Psychol 59:859-72. 2003
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  22. ncbi request reprint Mediators of outcome of psychosocial treatments for cocaine dependence
    Paul Crits-Christoph
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:918-25. 2003
    ..In addition, a measure of beliefs about addiction developed to test mediation of outcome of cognitive therapy was found to correlate moderately with drug use outcomes in both cognitive therapy and individual drug counseling...
  23. ncbi request reprint Rates and symptoms of PTSD among cocaine-dependent patients
    Lisa M Najavits
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:601-6. 2003
    ..This study evaluated lifetime traumatic events and current posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms in a substance abuse sample...
  24. ncbi request reprint Six-month treatment outcomes of cocaine-dependent patients with and without PTSD in a multisite national trial
    Lisa M Najavits
    National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:353-61. 2007
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  25. ncbi request reprint Sudden gains in the treatment of generalized anxiety disorder
    Julie Present
    University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    J Clin Psychol 64:119-26. 2008
    ..When defined in a parallel fashion, rates of sudden gains in GAD are similar to those found in MDD, although anxiety symptoms are highly variable...
  26. pmc Effectiveness of HIV/STD sexual risk reduction groups for women in substance abuse treatment programs: results of NIDA Clinical Trials Network Trial
    Susan Tross
    Department of Psychiatry, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 48:581-9. 2008
    ..Because drug-involved women are among the fastest growing groups with AIDS, sexual risk reduction intervention for them is a public health imperative...
  27. pmc Site matters: multisite randomized trial of motivational enhancement therapy in community drug abuse clinics
    Samuel A Ball
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, APT Foundation, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:556-67. 2007
    ..An independent evaluation of session audiotapes indicated that MET and CAU were highly and comparably discriminable across sites...
  28. pmc A feasibility study of a web-based performance improvement system for substance abuse treatment providers
    Robert Forman
    Alkermes Inc, Boston, MA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:363-71. 2007
    ..Although the implementation of the PF system proved to be feasible in actual clinical settings, further modifications of the PF system are needed to enhance any potential clinical usefulness...
  29. ncbi request reprint Differential transitions between cocaine use and abstinence for men and women
    Robert J Gallop
    Department of Mathematics, Applied Statistics Program, West Chester University, West Chester, PA 19383, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:95-103. 2007
    ..These data may have important implications for both treatment planning and the types of outcomes considered in clinical practice and research...
  30. ncbi request reprint High-dose sertraline strategy for nonresponders to acute treatment for obsessive-compulsive disorder: a multicenter double-blind trial
    Philip T Ninan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, 1841 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 67:15-22. 2006
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of high-dose sertraline for patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) who failed to respond to standard sertraline acute treatment...
  31. ncbi request reprint The effect of 12-step self-help group attendance and participation on drug use outcomes among cocaine-dependent patients
    Roger D Weiss
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 77:177-84. 2005
    ..Moreover, the distinction between attending meetings and actively participating in 12-step activities has not typically been examined...
  32. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of St. John's Wort in major depressive disorder: a naturalistic phase 2 follow-up in which nonresponders were provided alternate medication
    Alan J Gelenberg
    University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, Tucson, AZ 85724, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:1114-9. 2004
    ..A continuation study of an extract of St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum) for depression was performed in follow-up to an acute study that found no significant difference between St. John's wort extract and placebo...
  33. ncbi request reprint HIV risk reduction in the National Institute on Drug Abuse Cocaine Collaborative Treatment Study
    George E Woody
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106 3475, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 33:82-7. 2003
    ..The combination of IDC and GDC was associated with an equal or even greater reduction in HIV risk than the other treatment conditions and thus shows promise as an effective HIV prevention strategy, at least for some patients...
  34. ncbi request reprint Retention in psychosocial treatment of cocaine dependence: predictors and impact on outcome
    Lynne Siqueland
    University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Am J Addict 11:24-40. 2002
    ..Patients with higher psychiatric severity were more at risk for continuing to use drugs after dropout...
  35. ncbi request reprint Who starts treatment: engagement in the NIDA collaborative cocaine treatment study
    Lynne Siqueland
    University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Am J Addict 11:10-23. 2002
    ..Patients with more days of cocaine use andpatients referred from advertisements were less likely to keep their intake appointments...
  36. pmc Development and initial validation of a multi-domain self-report measure of work functioning
    Sarah Ring-Kurtz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 196:761-7. 2008
    ..Changes across treatment indicated that the WHI Total and Performance scores increased significantly across psychotherapy. The WHI seems to be a reliable and valid instrument for measuring treatment related changes in work functioning...