T Grisso

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Between a rock and a soft place: developmental research and the child advocacy process
    Thomas Grisso
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 34:619-27. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Violent thoughts and violent behavior following hospitalization for mental disorder
    T Grisso
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:388-98. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Progress and perils in the juvenile justice and mental health movement
    Thomas Grisso
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:158-67. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The empirical limits of forensic mental health assessment
    Thomas Grisso
    Law and Psychiatry Program, Center for Mental Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Law Hum Behav 29:1-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint From case management to court clinic: examining forensic system involvement of persons with severe mental illness
    W H Fisher
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 2:41-9. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic misconception and the appreciation of risks in clinical trials
    Charles W Lidz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:1689-97. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Commentary: civil commitment statutes--40 years of circumvention
    William H Fisher
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 38:365-8. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Sex and race differences in mental health symptoms in juvenile justice: the MAYSI-2 national meta-analysis
    Gina M Vincent
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:282-90. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Subtypes of adolescent offenders: affective traits and antisocial behavior patterns
    Gina M Vincent
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachussetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Behav Sci Law 21:695-712. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Competence of depressed patients for consent to research
    P S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1380-4. 1999

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Between a rock and a soft place: developmental research and the child advocacy process
    Thomas Grisso
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 34:619-27. 2005
    ..For psychological scientists to be effective in conducting research relevant to child advocacy, it is important to maintain our identity as scientists and resist any efforts on the part of others to label this work as advocacy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Violent thoughts and violent behavior following hospitalization for mental disorder
    T Grisso
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 68:388-98. 2000
    ..Reporting violent thoughts was significantly related to measures of psychopathy, anger, and impulsiveness...
  3. ncbi request reprint Progress and perils in the juvenile justice and mental health movement
    Thomas Grisso
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:158-67. 2007
    ..Those potential perils are described with an eye to reducing their impact, thereby sustaining the movement and its potentially positive effects...
  4. ncbi request reprint The empirical limits of forensic mental health assessment
    Thomas Grisso
    Law and Psychiatry Program, Center for Mental Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Law Hum Behav 29:1-5. 2005
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  5. ncbi request reprint From case management to court clinic: examining forensic system involvement of persons with severe mental illness
    W H Fisher
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 2:41-9. 2000
    ..These data indicate that demographic characteristics, substance abuse, and lack of insurance are potential risk factors for forensic and, by inference, criminal justice system involvement among persons with mental illness...
  6. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic misconception and the appreciation of risks in clinical trials
    Charles W Lidz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:1689-97. 2004
    ..The results of this research suggest that subjects often sign consents to participate in clinical trials with only the most modest appreciation of the risks and disadvantages of participation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Commentary: civil commitment statutes--40 years of circumvention
    William H Fisher
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 38:365-8. 2010
    ..This commentary provides a brief overview of other examples of the stretching of commitment laws, providing a broader context for viewing the findings of Levitt and colleagues...
  8. doi request reprint Sex and race differences in mental health symptoms in juvenile justice: the MAYSI-2 national meta-analysis
    Gina M Vincent
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:282-90. 2008
    ..This multisite, archival study examined whether sex and race differences, when they exist, were consistent across U.S. juvenile justice programs...
  9. ncbi request reprint Subtypes of adolescent offenders: affective traits and antisocial behavior patterns
    Gina M Vincent
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachussetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Behav Sci Law 21:695-712. 2003
    ..Implications for developmental models of chronic offending are discussed in light of the need for further follow-up into adulthood...
  10. ncbi request reprint Competence of depressed patients for consent to research
    P S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1380-4. 1999
    ..This study used a new instrument for assessing depressed patients' capacities to consent to research and examined their performance, including the relation between severity of depression and extent of impairment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Massachusetts Youth Screening Instrument for mental health needs of juvenile justice youths
    T Grisso
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester 01655, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 40:541-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The MAYSI-2 shows promise as a reliable and valid screening tool to assist juvenile justice staff in identifying youths who may need an immediate response to mental or emotional problems...
  12. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic misconception in clinical research: frequency and risk factors
    Paul S Appelbaum
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
    IRB 26:1-8. 2004
  13. ncbi request reprint Juveniles' competence to stand trial: a comparison of adolescents' and adults' capacities as trial defendants
    Thomas Grisso
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Law Hum Behav 27:333-63. 2003
    ..Implications of these results for policy and practice are discussed, with an emphasis on the development of legal standards that recognize immaturity as a potential predicate of incompetence to stand trial...
  14. ncbi request reprint Adolescent development and the measurement of juvenile psychopathy
    Daniel Seagrave
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
    Law Hum Behav 26:219-39. 2002
    ..We provide the basis for our concern, as well as standards regarding the types of research evidence that should be provided before psychopathy measures are accepted for use in juvenile forensic assessments...
  15. ncbi request reprint Validity and structure of a self-report measure of youth psychopathy
    Frances J Lexcen
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, 55 Lake Avenue North, WSH 8B, Worcester, MA 01654, USA
    Behav Sci Law 22:69-84. 2004
    ..High scores on both factors were associated with high YSR and MAYSI-2 scales, suggesting that the measure identified youth who were distressed on several measures of emotional, psychological, and behavioral disorder...
  16. ncbi request reprint Five year research update (1996-2000): evaluations for competence to stand trial (adjudicative competence)
    Denise L Mumley
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Worcester State Hospital 8C, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Behav Sci Law 21:329-50. 2003
    ..g., juveniles, persons with mental retardation, and women); and (viii) treatment to restore competence. Suggestions are offered for further research to advance the quality of clinical evaluations of adjudicative competence...
  17. doi request reprint The MacArthur Violence Risk Assessment Study revisited: two views ten years after its initial publication
    E Fuller Torrey
    Treatment Advocacy Center, Arlington, VA 22203, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:147-52. 2008
    ..They present six points on which they disagree with the findings or fault the design of the MacArthur Study. After each point, Dr. Monahan, Dr. Steadman, and other authors of the MacArthur Study Group respond...
  18. ncbi request reprint The classification of violence risk
    John Monahan
    School of Law, University of Virginia, 580 Massie Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903 1789, USA
    Behav Sci Law 24:721-30. 2006
    ..In this article, the development of the COVR software is described and several issues that arise in its administration are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comorbid symptom patterns in female juvenile offenders
    Naomi E Goldstein
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, MS 626, 245 North 15th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
    Int J Law Psychiatry 26:565-82. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint An actuarial model of violence risk assessment for persons with mental disorders
    John Monahan
    the University of Virginia School of Law, Charlotteville, 22903, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:810-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of the study reported here was to determine the validity of the multiple ICT model in distinguishing between patients with high and low risk of violence in the community when applied to a new sample of individuals...
  21. ncbi request reprint Mental health assessments in juvenile justice: report on the consensus conference
    Gail A Wasserman
    Center for the Promotion of Mental Health in Juvenile Justice, Department of Child Psychiatry, Columbia University, New York 10032, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:752-61. 2003
    ..The proposed guidelines for mental health assessment provide explicit information about how, why, and when to obtain mental health information on justice youths at each important juncture in processing...
  22. ncbi request reprint Research ethics for mental health science involving ethnic minority children and youths
    Celia B Fisher
    Department of Psychology, Center for Ethics Education, Fordham University, Dealy Hall, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Am Psychol 57:1024-40. 2002
    ..This report summarizes the key recommendations distilled from these discussions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Aggression toward forensic evaluators: a statewide survey
    Naomi Leavitt
    Cambridge Court Clinic, 40 Thorndike Street, Cambridge, MA 02141, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:231-9. 2006
    ..Training programs and work settings should validate the legitimacy of these reactions, and help clinicians to cope with their emotional reactions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Teaching adolescents and adults about adjudicative proceedings: a comparison of pre- and post-teaching scores on the MacCAT-CA
    Jodi L Viljoen
    Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, British Columbia, V5A 1S6, Canada
    Law Hum Behav 31:419-32. 2007
    ..The implications of these findings are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Applicability of traditional and revised models of psychopathy to the Psychopathy Checklist: screening version
    Jennifer L Skeem
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Box 455030, 4505 Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, Nevada 89154 5030, USA
    Psychol Assess 15:41-55. 2003
    ..Implications for future research are discussed...
  26. ncbi request reprint Do childhood mental disorders cause adult crime?
    Thomas Grisso
    Am J Psychiatry 164:1625-7. 2007
  27. ncbi request reprint Correction and clarification
    Paul S Appelbaum
    IRB 26:18. 2004
  28. ncbi request reprint The competence-related abilities of adolescent defendants in criminal court
    Norman Poythress
    University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    Law Hum Behav 30:75-92. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that as a group, 16-17-year-old Direct File adolescents do not have significant deficits in competence-related abilities due to age or immaturity...