Virginia Gil-Rivas

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Children's adjustment following Hurricane Katrina: the role of primary caregivers
    Virginia Gil-Rivas
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 83:413-21. 2013
  2. pmc Substance use after residential treatment among individuals with co-occurring disorders: the role of anxiety/depressive symptoms and trauma exposure
    Virginia Gil-Rivas
    Interdisciplinary Health Psychology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28213, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:303-14. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The Core Beliefs Inventory: a brief measure of disruption in the assumptive world
    Arnie Cann
    Department of Psychology Psychology, University of North Carolina Charlotte, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 23:19-34. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Examining posttraumatic growth among Japanese university students
    Kanako Taku
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, North Carolina 28223, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 20:353-67. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Parental response and adolescent adjustment to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks
    Virginia Gil-Rivas
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:1063-8. 2007
  6. pmc Exploring posttraumatic growth in children impacted by Hurricane Katrina: correlates of the phenomenon and developmental considerations
    Ryan P Kilmer
    Department of Psychology, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    Child Dev 81:1211-27. 2010
  7. pmc Responding to the needs of children and families after a disaster: linkages between unmet needs and caregiver functioning
    Ryan P Kilmer
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte, NC, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 80:135-42. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment services and service delivery models for dually diagnosed clients: variations across mental health and substance abuse providers
    Virginia Gil-Rivas
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28273, USA
    Community Ment Health J 41:251-66. 2005
  9. pmc Use of the revised Posttraumatic Growth Inventory for Children
    Ryan P Kilmer
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:248-53. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Finding social benefits after a collective trauma: perceiving societal changes and well-being following 9/11
    Michael J Poulin
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York Buffalo, Buffalo, NY NY 14260 4110, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:81-90. 2009

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Children's adjustment following Hurricane Katrina: the role of primary caregivers
    Virginia Gil-Rivas
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 83:413-21. 2013
    ..The implications of these findings for efforts to promote children's adjustment after disaster are discussed...
  2. pmc Substance use after residential treatment among individuals with co-occurring disorders: the role of anxiety/depressive symptoms and trauma exposure
    Virginia Gil-Rivas
    Interdisciplinary Health Psychology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28213, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:303-14. 2009
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  3. doi request reprint The Core Beliefs Inventory: a brief measure of disruption in the assumptive world
    Arnie Cann
    Department of Psychology Psychology, University of North Carolina Charlotte, Charlotte, NC, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 23:19-34. 2010
    ..The CBI may be a useful tool in investigating predictions about the effects of stressful experiences on an individual's assumptive world, PTG, and successful adaptation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Examining posttraumatic growth among Japanese university students
    Kanako Taku
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, North Carolina 28223, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 20:353-67. 2007
    ..PTGI-J scores were positively associated with posttraumatic symptoms and correlated with type of traumatic event experienced. These results and future directions are discussed from a cross-cultural viewpoint...
  5. ncbi request reprint Parental response and adolescent adjustment to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks
    Virginia Gil-Rivas
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:1063-8. 2007
    ..Adolescents' distress symptoms were associated with a history of mental health problems, acute stress symptoms, and parental unavailability to discuss the attacks...
  6. pmc Exploring posttraumatic growth in children impacted by Hurricane Katrina: correlates of the phenomenon and developmental considerations
    Ryan P Kilmer
    Department of Psychology, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    Child Dev 81:1211-27. 2010
    ..Relevant theory, developmental considerations, and future directions are discussed...
  7. pmc Responding to the needs of children and families after a disaster: linkages between unmet needs and caregiver functioning
    Ryan P Kilmer
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte, NC, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 80:135-42. 2010
    ..These findings highlight the importance of extending the availability of services beyond the initial postdisaster recovery period to better meet the needs of caregivers and families...
  8. ncbi request reprint Treatment services and service delivery models for dually diagnosed clients: variations across mental health and substance abuse providers
    Virginia Gil-Rivas
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28273, USA
    Community Ment Health J 41:251-66. 2005
    ..Characteristics of services provided and interactions with other service providers are also examined. Future research is needed regarding the divergent perceptions of administrators and staff and their relationship to treatment outcomes...
  9. pmc Use of the revised Posttraumatic Growth Inventory for Children
    Ryan P Kilmer
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223 0001, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:248-53. 2009
    ..At follow-up, T1 PTG was the only significant predictor of PTG. Findings suggest that the PTGI-C-R may assist efforts to understand children's responses posttrauma...
  10. doi request reprint Finding social benefits after a collective trauma: perceiving societal changes and well-being following 9/11
    Michael J Poulin
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York Buffalo, Buffalo, NY NY 14260 4110, USA
    J Trauma Stress 22:81-90. 2009
    ..Pre-9/11 religiousness and Republican political affiliation predicted perceiving religion-related social benefits post-9/11. Perceptions of social change are important but understudied responses to stressful events...