Amy G Weisman de Mamani

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Affiliation: University of Miami
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Shame and guilt/self-blame as predictors of expressed emotion in family members of patients with schizophrenia
    Stephanie Wasserman
    University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Psychiatry Res 196:27-31. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' fidelity to a manual-based family treatment as a predictor of the one-year course of bipolar disorder
    Amy Weisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, P O Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2070, USA
    Fam Process 41:123-31. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The development of a culturally informed, family-focused treatment for schizophrenia
    Amy Weisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33146 0751, USA
    Fam Process 45:171-86. 2006
  4. pmc Expressed emotion and interdependence in White and Latino/Hispanic family members of patients with schizophrenia
    Amy G Weisman de Mamani
    University of Miami, Department of Psychology, P O Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33146 2070, USA
    Psychiatry Res 151:107-13. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Self-conscious emotions, general emotional distress, and expressed emotion in family members of patients with schizophrenia
    Amy G Weisman de Mamani
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:305-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and expressed emotion in Caucasian, Latino, and black relatives of patients with schizophrenia
    Vamsi K Koneru
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33146, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:934-8. 2007
  7. pmc Denial and acceptance coping styles and medication adherence in schizophrenia
    Stephanie Aldebot
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:580-4. 2009

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Publications7

  1. pmc Shame and guilt/self-blame as predictors of expressed emotion in family members of patients with schizophrenia
    Stephanie Wasserman
    University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Psychiatry Res 196:27-31. 2012
    ..Results of the current study elucidate the EE construct and have implications for working with families of patients with schizophrenia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinicians' fidelity to a manual-based family treatment as a predictor of the one-year course of bipolar disorder
    Amy Weisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, P O Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2070, USA
    Fam Process 41:123-31. 2002
    ..Study implications are discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint The development of a culturally informed, family-focused treatment for schizophrenia
    Amy Weisman
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33146 0751, USA
    Fam Process 45:171-86. 2006
    ..Case examples of CIT-S with participating families are provided, along with a discussion of interesting and challenging cultural issues that we have encountered during the pilot phase of this treatment study...
  4. pmc Expressed emotion and interdependence in White and Latino/Hispanic family members of patients with schizophrenia
    Amy G Weisman de Mamani
    University of Miami, Department of Psychology, P O Box 248185, Coral Gables, FL 33146 2070, USA
    Psychiatry Res 151:107-13. 2007
    ..EE and interdependence may both play a role in the better course of illness observed for patients from traditional cultures. However, these two constructs may relate to patient functioning through different mechanisms...
  5. doi request reprint Self-conscious emotions, general emotional distress, and expressed emotion in family members of patients with schizophrenia
    Amy G Weisman de Mamani
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 198:305-8. 2010
    ..low). However, greater shame proneness was associated with lower ratings of emotional overinvolvement, one component of EE. Study implications are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Acculturation and expressed emotion in Caucasian, Latino, and black relatives of patients with schizophrenia
    Vamsi K Koneru
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33146, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:934-8. 2007
    ..Hypotheses were partially supported as results demonstrated that greater acculturation was associated with high EE for Latinos and low EE for blacks...
  7. pmc Denial and acceptance coping styles and medication adherence in schizophrenia
    Stephanie Aldebot
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:580-4. 2009
    ..However, contrary to expectations, acceptance coping was not related to medication adherence. These findings suggest that targeting denial coping strategies in treatment may help foster more optimal strategies for managing schizophrenia...

Research Grants1

  1. A Culturally-Based Family Therapy for Schizophrenia
    Amy Weisman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The Pi's long term goal is to develop effective culturally informed family interventions for schizophrenia and related disorders, in Spanish and in English. ..