J D Ford

Summary

Affiliation: University of Connecticut Health Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Refining posttraumatic stress disorder diagnosis: evaluation of symptom criteria with the National Survey of Adolescents
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry MC1410, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06032, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:748-55. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of complex posttraumatic self-dysregulation
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030, USA
    J Trauma Stress 18:437-47. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with receiving help and risk factors for disaster-related distress among Connecticut adults 5-15 months after the September 11th terrorist incidents
    Julian D Ford
    Dept of Psychiatry MC1410, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:261-70. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Trauma-focused, present-centered, emotional self-regulation approach to integrated treatment for posttraumatic stress and addiction: trauma adaptive recovery group education and therapy (TARGET)
    Julian D Ford
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, MC1410, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Am J Psychother 60:335-55. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychological trauma and PTSD symptoms as predictors of substance dependence treatment outcomes
    Julian D Ford
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine Psychiatry, MC1410 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2417-31. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Complex trauma among psychiatrically impaired children: a cross-sectional, chart-review study
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1155-63. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a brief mental health screening instrument for newly incarcerated adults
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Assessment 14:279-99. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological and health problems in a geographically proximate population time-sampled continuously for three months after the September 11th, 2001 terrorist incidents
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Trauma Response, Recovery, and Preparedness, University of Connecticut Health Center, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 20:129-46. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Validation of a brief screening instrument for identifying psychiatric disorders among newly incarcerated adults
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, MC1410, 263 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:842-6. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship of anxiety, depression and alcohol use disorders to persistent high utilization and potentially problematic under-utilization of primary medical care
    Julian D Ford
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry, MC1410, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:1618-25. 2005

Research Grants

  1. TREATMENT AND CLINICAL COURSE OF COMPLEX PTSD
    Julian Ford; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Refining posttraumatic stress disorder diagnosis: evaluation of symptom criteria with the National Survey of Adolescents
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry MC1410, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06032, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:748-55. 2009
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Treatment of complex posttraumatic self-dysregulation
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut 06030, USA
    J Trauma Stress 18:437-47. 2005
    ..The authors conclude with suggestions for further clinical innovation and research evaluation of therapeutic models that can enhance the treatment of PTSD by addressing complex posttraumatic self-dysregulation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with receiving help and risk factors for disaster-related distress among Connecticut adults 5-15 months after the September 11th terrorist incidents
    Julian D Ford
    Dept of Psychiatry MC1410, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:261-70. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Trauma-focused, present-centered, emotional self-regulation approach to integrated treatment for posttraumatic stress and addiction: trauma adaptive recovery group education and therapy (TARGET)
    Julian D Ford
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, MC1410, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Am J Psychother 60:335-55. 2006
    ..Clinical vignettes with challenging cases are provided to illustrate the application of the TARGET model in individual and group psychotherapy of co-occurring PTSD and addiction...
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychological trauma and PTSD symptoms as predictors of substance dependence treatment outcomes
    Julian D Ford
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine Psychiatry, MC1410 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2417-31. 2007
    ..Complex PTSD symptoms warrant further study as a potential negative prognostic factor in SUD interventions...
  6. doi request reprint Complex trauma among psychiatrically impaired children: a cross-sectional, chart-review study
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:1155-63. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a brief mental health screening instrument for newly incarcerated adults
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Assessment 14:279-99. 2007
    ..Analyses of internal consistency, interrater, and retest reliability and convergent, discriminant, and criterion validity supported the psychometric status of the CMHS...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological and health problems in a geographically proximate population time-sampled continuously for three months after the September 11th, 2001 terrorist incidents
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Trauma Response, Recovery, and Preparedness, University of Connecticut Health Center, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 20:129-46. 2007
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Validation of a brief screening instrument for identifying psychiatric disorders among newly incarcerated adults
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, MC1410, 263 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:842-6. 2009
    ..This study sought to cross-validate a brief mental healthscreening instrument for newly incarcerated adults with undetected psychiatric impairment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship of anxiety, depression and alcohol use disorders to persistent high utilization and potentially problematic under-utilization of primary medical care
    Julian D Ford
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry, MC1410, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:1618-25. 2005
    ..Alcohol use disorders may be under-treated in primary care due to inconsistent attendance, few visits, and low complexity services...
  11. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms, physical health, and health care utilization 50 years after repeated exposure to a toxic gas
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, MC1410, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, Connecticut 06030, USA
    J Trauma Stress 17:185-94. 2004
    ..Implications for researchers, mental health clinicians, and health care providers are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prospective association of anxiety, depressive, and addictive disorders with high utilization of primary, specialty and emergency medical care
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 263 Farmington Ave MC 1410, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:2145-8. 2004
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Disorders of extreme stress following war-zone military trauma: associated features of posttraumatic stress disorder or comorbid but distinct syndromes?
    J D Ford
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, White River Junction, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 67:3-12. 1999
    ..PTSD and DESNOS may be comorbid but distinct posttraumatic syndromes and, as such, warrant careful clinical and scientific investigation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic stress symptomatology is associated with unexplained illness attributed to Persian Gulf War military service
    J D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut 06030, USA
    Psychosom Med 63:842-9. 2001
    ..We sought to determine if war zone trauma or posttraumatic stress symptomatology (PTSS) are associated with illnesses reported by Gulf War veterans that were documented by medical examination but not attributable to a medical diagnosis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Trauma exposure among children with oppositional defiant disorder and attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder
    J D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington 06032, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 67:786-9. 1999
    ..Children in psychiatric treatment who are diagnosed with ODD, but not those diagnosed solely with ADHD, may particularly require evaluation and care for posttraumatic sequelae...
  16. doi request reprint Risk of incarceration between cohorts of veterans with and without mental illness discharged from inpatient units
    Steven K Erickson
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University and VA Connecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Ave, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:178-83. 2008
    ..Data were compared before and after the closure of over 80% of the Connecticut VA psychiatric inpatient beds in 1996...
  17. ncbi request reprint Disorders of extreme stress (DESNOS) symptoms are associated with type and severity of interpersonal trauma exposure in a sample of healthy young women
    Julian D Ford
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:1399-416. 2006
    ..Study findings indicate that persistent posttraumatic problems with self-regulation warrant attention, even in relatively healthy young adult populations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Psychometric evaluation of trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder assessments in persons with severe mental illness
    K T Mueser
    Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, and New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, USA
    Psychol Assess 13:110-7. 2001
    ..CAPS and PCL diagnoses of PTSD showed moderate convergent validity. The results support the reliability of trauma and PTSD assessments in clients with severe mental illness...
  19. ncbi request reprint Predictors and outcomes of posttraumatic stress disorder in World War II veterans exposed to mustard gas
    P P Schnurr
    National Center for PTSD, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, White River Junction, Vermont 05009, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:258-68. 2000
    ..There is discussion of the traumatic elements of experimental mustard gas exposure, vulnerability to PTSD, and the relevance of these findings to understanding the broad range of outcomes associated with PTSD...
  20. ncbi request reprint Conduct disorder subtype and comorbidity
    Daniel F Connor
    Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030 1410, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 19:161-8. 2007
    ..We sought to identify patterns of comorbid psychiatric diagnoses and psychopathology associated with conduct disorder by reported age-of-onset...
  21. doi request reprint Poly-victimization and risk of posttraumatic, depressive, and substance use disorders and involvement in delinquency in a national sample of adolescents
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
    J Adolesc Health 46:545-52. 2010
    ..Child Abuse Negl 2007;31:7-26) may be at high risk for psychiatric and behavioral problems. This study empirically identifies trauma profiles in a national sample of adolescents to ascertain correlates of poly-victimization...
  22. doi request reprint Prevalence of exposure to potentially traumatic events in a healthy birth cohort of very young children in the northeastern United States
    Margaret J Briggs-Gowan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:725-33. 2010
    ..Findings underscore the potential for prevention and intervention in early childhood to advance public health and reduce morbidity...
  23. pmc Exposure to potentially traumatic events in early childhood: differential links to emergent psychopathology
    Margaret J Briggs-Gowan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263Farmington Avenue, MC 1410 Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 51:1132-40. 2010
    ..To examine associations between exposure to potentially traumatic events (PTEs) and clinical patterns of symptoms and disorders in preschool children...
  24. doi request reprint An algorithm for determining use of trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy
    JASON M LANG
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, West Hartford, CT 06119, USA
    Psychotherapy (Chic) 47:554-69. 2010
    ..Recommendations are made for future research that will facilitate matching TF-CBT and other evidence-based practices to particular child clients...
  25. ncbi request reprint Time-limited psychotherapy with Operation Desert Storm veterans
    J D Ford
    National Center for PTSD, Executive Division, VAMC, White River Junction, Vermont 05009, USA
    J Trauma Stress 10:655-64. 1997
    ..Time-limited psychotherapy was associated with sustained improved psychosocial functioning and reduced levels of psychiatric and stress-related symptomatology...
  26. doi request reprint Child abuse and aggression among seriously emotionally disturbed children
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 39:25-34. 2010
    ..The association of physical abuse and reactive aggression warrants further scientific study and attention in clinical assessment and treatment with seriously emotionally disturbed children...
  27. pmc Association of psychiatric and substance use disorder comorbidity with cocaine dependence severity and treatment utilization in cocaine-dependent individuals
    Julian D Ford
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 2103, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 99:193-203. 2009
    ..Results suggest that co-occurring substance dependence and psychiatric disorders warrant attention in cocaine dependence assessment, treatment, and self-help...
  28. ncbi request reprint A multivariate model of patients' satisfaction with treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder
    Alan Fontana
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, Division of the VA National Center for PTSD, Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    J Trauma Stress 16:93-106. 2003
    ..Among treatment characteristics, the social climate of the inpatient milieu and the focus on war traumas in outpatient therapy had major effects on the quality and quantity of patients' participation and their satisfaction...
  29. ncbi request reprint A mediational model of PTSD in World War II veterans exposed to mustard gas
    M Kay Jankowski
    New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    J Trauma Stress 17:303-10. 2004
    ..These findings contribute to our understanding of PTSD in older veterans, and have relevance for early intervention services to prevent PTSD among those at risk for exposure to toxic agents...
  30. ncbi request reprint Correlates of mental health service use intensity in the National Comorbidity Survey and National Comorbidity Survey Replication
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, 414 E Clark Street, South Dakota Union 114, Vermillion, SD 57069, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1108-15. 2007
    ..This study explored sociodemographic and mental health correlates of intensity of mental health care use in two large-scale surveys, aiming to discover the set of correlates with the greatest predictive capacity...
  31. doi request reprint Relationships between suicide risk, traumatic experiences, and substance use among juvenile detainees
    John F Chapman
    State of Connecticut Judicial Branch, Court Support Services Division, Westerfield, CT 06109, USA
    Arch Suicide Res 12:50-61. 2008
    ..The potential impact of traumatic stress and substance use symptoms in understanding and detecting youths who are at risk for suicide is discussed...
  32. pmc Predictors of help seeking among Connecticut adults after September 11, 2001
    Mary L Adams
    Connecticut Department of Health, Hartford, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1596-602. 2004
    ..We conducted a population-based telephone survey in an attempt to determine correlates of formal and informal help seeking after September 11, 2001...
  33. doi request reprint Statistical procedures for analyzing mental health services data
    Jon D Elhai
    Disaster Mental Health Institute, The University of South Dakota, 414 East Clark Street, Vermillion, SD 57069 2390, USA
    Psychiatry Res 160:129-36. 2008
    ..Implications of matching data analytic techniques appropriately with the often complexly distributed datasets of mental health services utilization variables are discussed...
  34. doi request reprint Promoting the implementation of an evidence-based intervention for adolescent marijuana abuse in community settings: testing the use of intensive quality assurance
    Scott W Henggeler
    Family Services Research Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 37:682-9. 2008
    ..Both sets of findings contribute to the emerging literature on the transport of evidence-based practice to real-world clinical settings...

Research Grants1

  1. TREATMENT AND CLINICAL COURSE OF COMPLEX PTSD
    Julian Ford; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....