Derek R Hopko

Summary

Affiliation: University of Tennessee
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Environmental Reward Observation Scale (EROS): development, validity, and reliability
    Maria E A Armento
    University of Tennessee, USA
    Behav Ther 38:107-19. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Sudden gains in depressed cancer patients treated with behavioral activation therapy
    Derek R Hopko
    Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Behav Ther 40:346-56. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint The phenomenology and screening of clinical depression in cancer patients
    Derek R Hopko
    University of Tennessee Knoxville, Knoxville, TN, 37996, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 26:31-51. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Behavioral activation and the prevention of suicidal behaviors in patients with borderline personality disorder
    Derek R Hopko
    Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    J Pers Disord 17:460-78. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of anxious responding on mental arithmetic and lexical decision task performance
    Derek R Hopko
    Department of Psychology, The University of Tennessee Knoxville, Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 17:647-65. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The use of daily diaries to assess the relations among mood state, overt behavior, and reward value of activities
    Derek R Hopko
    The University of Tennessee Knoxville, Department of Psychology, Room 301D, Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    Behav Res Ther 41:1137-48. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Contemporary behavioral activation treatments for depression: procedures, principles, and progress
    Derek R Hopko
    Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, Room 301D, Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 23:699-717. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Cognitive-behavior therapy for depressed cancer patients in a medical care setting
    Derek R Hopko
    University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Department of Psychology, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    Behav Ther 39:126-36. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessing worry in older adults: confirmatory factor analysis of the Penn State Worry Questionnaire and psychometric properties of an abbreviated model
    Derek R Hopko
    Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Room 301D, Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 0900, USA
    Psychol Assess 15:173-83. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint The Abbreviated Math Anxiety Scale (AMAS): construction, validity, and reliability
    Derek R Hopko
    University of Tennessee at Knoxville, Department of Psychology, 37996 0900, USA
    Assessment 10:178-82. 2003

Research Grants

  1. The Behavioral Treatment of Depressed Cancer Patients
    DEREK HOPKO; Fiscal Year: 2003
  2. CBATD for Depressed Cancer Patients
    DEREK HOPKO; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint The Environmental Reward Observation Scale (EROS): development, validity, and reliability
    Maria E A Armento
    University of Tennessee, USA
    Behav Ther 38:107-19. 2007
    ..The EROS may represent a brief, reliable and valid measure of environmental reward that may improve the psychological assessment of negative mood states such as clinical depression...
  2. doi request reprint Sudden gains in depressed cancer patients treated with behavioral activation therapy
    Derek R Hopko
    Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Behav Ther 40:346-56. 2009
    ..Clinical implications for treating depressed cancer patients are discussed...
  3. ncbi request reprint The phenomenology and screening of clinical depression in cancer patients
    Derek R Hopko
    University of Tennessee Knoxville, Knoxville, TN, 37996, USA
    J Psychosoc Oncol 26:31-51. 2008
    ..All instruments exhibited strong predictive properties, with the CES-D and BDI-II considered most feasible given their time efficiency, administrative simplicity, and strong psychometric properties...
  4. ncbi request reprint Behavioral activation and the prevention of suicidal behaviors in patients with borderline personality disorder
    Derek R Hopko
    Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    J Pers Disord 17:460-78. 2003
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of anxious responding on mental arithmetic and lexical decision task performance
    Derek R Hopko
    Department of Psychology, The University of Tennessee Knoxville, Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 17:647-65. 2003
    ..These findings are discussed with reference to processing efficiency theory, discordance among anxiety response systems, and the intricacies associated with skill measurement...
  6. ncbi request reprint The use of daily diaries to assess the relations among mood state, overt behavior, and reward value of activities
    Derek R Hopko
    The University of Tennessee Knoxville, Department of Psychology, Room 301D, Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    Behav Res Ther 41:1137-48. 2003
    ..The data presented support this assumption and provide support for the role of reinforcement-based strategies such as behavioral activation in the treatment of depression...
  7. ncbi request reprint Contemporary behavioral activation treatments for depression: procedures, principles, and progress
    Derek R Hopko
    Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, Room 301D, Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 23:699-717. 2003
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Cognitive-behavior therapy for depressed cancer patients in a medical care setting
    Derek R Hopko
    University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Department of Psychology, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    Behav Ther 39:126-36. 2008
    ..Study limitations and future research directions are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessing worry in older adults: confirmatory factor analysis of the Penn State Worry Questionnaire and psychometric properties of an abbreviated model
    Derek R Hopko
    Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Room 301D, Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 0900, USA
    Psychol Assess 15:173-83. 2003
    ..Further psychometric work is required to assess whether the revised model is a more parsimonious method to assess late-life anxiety...
  10. ncbi request reprint The Abbreviated Math Anxiety Scale (AMAS): construction, validity, and reliability
    Derek R Hopko
    University of Tennessee at Knoxville, Department of Psychology, 37996 0900, USA
    Assessment 10:178-82. 2003
    ..When administered to a replication sample, indexes suggested an excellent model fit. TheAbbreviated Math Anxiety Scale (AMAS) may represent a more parsimonious and valid approach to assess mathematics anxiety...
  11. doi request reprint Exploring the relation of depression and overt behavior with daily diaries
    Derek R Hopko
    The University of Tennessee Knoxville, Department of Psychology, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    Behav Res Ther 46:1085-9. 2008
    ..These data support behavioral models of depression and have clinical relevance as highlighted with reference to behavioral activation interventions for depression...
  12. doi request reprint Treatment failure in behavior therapy: focus on behavioral activation for depression
    Derek R Hopko
    University of Tennessee Knoxville, Department of Psychology, Room 301D, Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 0900, USA
    J Clin Psychol 67:1106-16. 2011
    ..A case study of treatment failure with a depressed breast cancer patient is presented, along with recommendations to reduce failure rates in BA...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Revised Cheek and Buss Shyness Scale
    Derek R Hopko
    Department of Psychology, The University of Tennessee Knoxville, Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    J Pers Assess 84:185-92. 2005
    ..This factor model was replicable on a holdout sample, and there were some data to support the discriminant validity of factors...
  14. doi request reprint Brief behavioral activation and problem-solving therapy for depressed breast cancer patients: randomized trial
    Derek R Hopko
    Department of Psychology, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:834-49. 2011
    ..Although some research has explored the utility of psychotherapy with breast cancer patients, only 2 small trials have investigated the potential benefits of behavior therapy among patients with well-diagnosed depression...
  15. doi request reprint The reward probability index: design and validation of a scale measuring access to environmental reward
    John P Carvalho
    University of Tennessee Knoxville, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Behav Ther 42:249-62. 2011
    ..The RPI represents a parsimonious, reliable, and valid measure that may facilitate understanding of the etiology of depression and its relationship to overt behaviors...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a brief behavioral treatment for inner-city illicit drug users with elevated depressive symptoms: the life enhancement treatment for substance use (LETS Act!)
    Stacey B Daughters
    Center for Addictions, Personality, and Emotion Research, Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:122-9. 2008
    ..The objective of the current study was to test the efficacy of integrating a brief behavioral intervention for depression into standard inpatient substance abuse treatment...
  17. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and pharmacological interventions for depressed adults in primary care: a critical review
    Nicole J Wolf
    The University of Tennessee Knoxville, Department of Psychology, 307 Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 0900, United States
    Clin Psychol Rev 28:131-61. 2008
    ..Psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy generally are of comparable efficacy, and both modalities are superior to usual care in treating depression. Methodological limitations and directions for future research are discussed...
  18. pmc Randomized controlled trial of behavioral activation smoking cessation treatment for smokers with elevated depressive symptoms
    Laura MacPherson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, 2103 Cole Field House, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:55-61. 2010
    ..In this pilot study, we examined whether a behavioral activation treatment for smoking (BATS) can enhance cessation outcomes...
  19. ncbi request reprint A brief behavioral activation treatment for depression. A randomized pilot trial within an inpatient psychiatric hospital
    Derek R Hopko
    University of Tennessee, USA
    Behav Modif 27:458-69. 2003
    ..A large effect size was demonstrated, despite a limited sample size. The authors discuss the limitations of the study and future directions...
  20. doi request reprint The impact of decreased environmental reward in predicting depression severity: support for behavioral theories of depression
    John Carvalho
    Department of Psychology, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Psychopathology 44:242-52. 2011
    ..Implications for conceptualizing and treating depression are discussed...
  21. doi request reprint Ten year revision of the brief behavioral activation treatment for depression: revised treatment manual
    C W Lejuez
    Department of Psychology, Center for Addictions, Personality, and Emotion Research, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Behav Modif 35:111-61. 2011
    ..Following the presentation of the manual, the authors conclude with a discussion of the key barriers in greater depth, including strategies for addressing these barriers...
  22. ncbi request reprint Assessing worry in older and younger adults: Psychometric properties of an abbreviated Penn State Worry Questionnaire (PSWQ-A)
    Julie Crittendon
    The University of Tennessee Knoxville, Department of Psychology, Room 301D, Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 20:1036-54. 2006
    ..65-.83) and similar relations with other anxiety and worry measures. Although further study is required, the PSWQ-A may be a parsimonious method to assess worry in older and younger adults...
  23. ncbi request reprint Construct validity of the Balloon Analog Risk Task (BART): associations with psychopathy and impulsivity
    Melissa K Hunt
    University of Tennessee Knoxville, 37996, USA
    Assessment 12:416-28. 2005
    ..Findings also revealed interesting gender differences in self-reported psychopathy and a trend for men to engage in riskier behavior. Limitations and research directions are presented...
  24. doi request reprint Behavioral activation for depressed breast cancer patients: The impact of therapeutic compliance and quantity of activities completed on symptom reduction
    Marlena M Ryba
    Department of Psychology, The University of Tennessee Knoxville
    J Consult Clin Psychol 82:325-35. 2014
    ..Study findings are discussed in the context of behavioral models of depression and BA therapy. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2014 APA, all rights reserved). ..
  25. doi request reprint Predicting high school truancy among students in the Appalachian south
    Melissa K Hunt
    Department of Psychology, The University of Tennessee, 307 Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    J Prim Prev 30:549-67. 2009
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Behavioral theory of depression: reinforcement as a mediating variable between avoidance and depression
    John P Carvalho
    The University of Tennessee, Department of Psychology, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 42:154-62. 2011
    ..This investigation provides initial support for reinforcement as a significant mediator between avoidance and depression and further highlights the relevance of avoidance and reinforcement in behavioral conceptualizations of depression...
  27. pmc Gender Differences in Depression: Assessing Mediational Effects of Overt Behaviors and Environmental Reward through Daily Diary Monitoring
    Marlena M Ryba
    Department of Psychology, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 307 Austin Peay Building, Knoxville, TN 37996 0900, USA
    Depress Res Treat 2012:865679. 2012
    ..These data support behavioral models of depression, indicate increased reinforcement sensitivity among females, and have clinical relevance in the context of assessment and behavioral activation interventions for depression...
  28. doi request reprint Experiential avoidance: a moderator of the relationship between age and emotional expression
    Sarah M C Robertson
    Department of Psychology, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
    Aging Ment Health 13:611-8. 2009
    ..This study explored relationships between EA, age, and the use of emotion words in positive and negative autobiographical narratives...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavior therapy for late-life generalized anxiety disorder in primary care: preliminary findings
    Melinda A Stanley
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston Medical School 77030 3496, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:92-6. 2003
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Measures of self-efficacy and optimism in older adults with generalized anxiety
    Melinda A Stanley
    University of Texas Houston Medical School, 77030, USA
    Assessment 9:70-81. 2002
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Cognitive-behavioral treatment of late-life generalized anxiety disorder
    Melinda A Stanley
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:309-19. 2003
    ..Most gains for patients in CBT were maintained or enhanced over 1-year follow-up. However, posttreatment scores for patients in CBT failed to indicate return to normative functioning...
  32. ncbi request reprint 'Minor GAD': characteristics of subsyndromal GAD in older adults
    Gretchen J Diefenbach
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston Medical School, 1300 Moursund Street, 77030, USA
    Behav Res Ther 41:481-7. 2003
    ..Categorization of MGAD participants generally was poor, with most misclassified as GAD patients. Clinical implications of these findings are discussed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effects of emotion on pain reports, tolerance and physiology
    Leslie E Carter
    Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA
    Pain Res Manag 7:21-30. 2002
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Cognitive behavioral treatment for older adults with generalized anxiety disorder. A therapist manual for primary care settings
    Melinda A Stanley
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas Houston Medical School, 1300 Moursund Dr, Houston, TX 77030 3496, USA
    Behav Modif 28:73-117. 2004
    ..Procedures are designed to be administered flexibly to maximize attention to individual patient needs. Examples of session summaries, patient handouts, and homework forms are provided...

Research Grants2

  1. The Behavioral Treatment of Depressed Cancer Patients
    DEREK HOPKO; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  2. CBATD for Depressed Cancer Patients
    DEREK HOPKO; Fiscal Year: 2005
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